The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 69 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 4 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.52% 1.65% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.76% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
702 512 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.64% 93.94% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 600 429 530
Average salary £42,233 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.58% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Coventry

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Spring
4 14 (77.78%) Scrum
5 11 (61.11%) Hibernate
6 9 (50.00%) Java EE
6 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (50.00%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (27.78%) XML
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) JMS
9 4 (22.22%) HTML
10 3 (16.67%) Struts
10 3 (16.67%) SOA
10 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 3 (16.67%) .NET
10 3 (16.67%) Servlets
10 3 (16.67%) XSLT
10 3 (16.67%) UNIX
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) GIS
10 3 (16.67%) Ajax
11 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
11 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
11 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
11 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (11.11%) Mobile App

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (83.33%) Spring
3 11 (61.11%) Hibernate
4 9 (50.00%) Java EE
5 5 (27.78%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) JMS
7 3 (16.67%) Servlets
7 3 (16.67%) Struts
7 3 (16.67%) Ajax
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) XSLT
8 2 (11.11%) Swing
8 2 (11.11%) SOAP
8 2 (11.11%) AWT
9 1 (5.56%) J2SE
9 1 (5.56%) CSS
9 1 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) GIS
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle