The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 102 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 16 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 0.22% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.23% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1743 1730 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.14% 95.84% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1504 1383
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Birmingham region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) Finance
3 16 (51.61%) Equities
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
6 10 (32.26%) Banking
6 10 (32.26%) Investment Banking
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) OO
8 7 (22.58%) Subversion
9 6 (19.35%) Spring
9 6 (19.35%) Degree
9 6 (19.35%) QA
9 6 (19.35%) UNIX
9 6 (19.35%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) OOD
9 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
9 6 (19.35%) RESTful
9 6 (19.35%) Open Source
9 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
10 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.90%) C#
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle
10 4 (12.90%) TDD
10 4 (12.90%) Scrum
11 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
11 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
11 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
11 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
11 3 (9.68%) Ruby

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.68%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Subversion
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (3.23%) Gradle
5 1 (3.23%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
2 10 (32.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Spring
1 6 (19.35%) RESTful
2 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 3 (9.68%) JPA
2 3 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (9.68%) Java EE
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) ODBC
3 2 (6.45%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) JDBC
3 2 (6.45%) J2EE
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.45%) Ajax
3 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
3 2 (6.45%) HTML5
3 2 (6.45%) OSGi
3 2 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Equities
2 6 (19.35%) Open Source
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) UNIX
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
3 8 (25.81%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) OOD
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) User Stories
7 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.23%) OOP
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
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