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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 109 118 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 23 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.13% 0.35% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.37% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 14
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
1893 1876 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.34% 94.22% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1623 1699
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (51.16%) Finance
3 21 (48.84%) Subversion
4 20 (46.51%) Equities
5 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (41.86%) SQL
6 17 (39.53%) OO
7 16 (37.21%) OOD
7 16 (37.21%) Open Source
8 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
8 15 (34.88%) RESTful
8 15 (34.88%) QA
8 15 (34.88%) Unit Testing
8 15 (34.88%) Banking
8 15 (34.88%) Investment Banking
8 15 (34.88%) NoSQL
9 14 (32.56%) UNIX
10 13 (30.23%) TDD
11 12 (27.91%) Spring
12 11 (25.58%) Oracle
13 9 (20.93%) Scrum
14 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
14 8 (18.60%) MVC
14 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
15 7 (16.28%) Ant
15 7 (16.28%) CMS
15 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (16.28%) HTML
15 7 (16.28%) Maven
15 7 (16.28%) Java EE

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (16.28%) CMS
2 5 (11.63%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.33%) Mule
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) NoSQL
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Subversion
2 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.28%) Maven
3 7 (16.28%) Ant
3 7 (16.28%) Gradle
4 1 (2.33%) Hudson
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Banking
2 15 (34.88%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) RESTful
2 12 (27.91%) Spring
3 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
4 7 (16.28%) Java EE
4 7 (16.28%) HTML
4 7 (16.28%) JPA
5 6 (13.95%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.95%) jQuery
5 6 (13.95%) HTML5
6 5 (11.63%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.65%) REST
7 2 (4.65%) J2EE
7 2 (4.65%) JDBC
7 2 (4.65%) SOAP
7 2 (4.65%) Web Services
7 2 (4.65%) XML
7 2 (4.65%) ODBC
8 1 (2.33%) JMS
8 1 (2.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Equities
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) UNIX
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) OO
3 16 (37.21%) OOD
3 16 (37.21%) Open Source
4 15 (34.88%) Unit Testing
5 13 (30.23%) TDD
6 9 (20.93%) Scrum
7 8 (18.60%) MVC
8 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.28%) SDLC
9 6 (13.95%) Build Automation
10 5 (11.63%) User Stories
10 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
10 5 (11.63%) Refactoring
11 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
12 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Sun
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