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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 127 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 7 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.70% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.75% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 7
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £37,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
2187 2013 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.23% 93.67% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1818 1324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Spring
2 8 (53.33%) J2EE
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) JBoss
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Java EE
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) EJB
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) JSP
5 4 (26.67%) Servlets
5 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Equities
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) JPA
7 2 (13.33%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) GWT

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) J2EE
1 8 (53.33%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (26.67%) JSP
3 4 (26.67%) Servlets
3 4 (26.67%) EJB
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) Java EE
4 3 (20.00%) JPA
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) DOM
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) JAXB
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (13.33%) OSGi
5 2 (13.33%) GWT
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Equities
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) XPath
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Google
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