The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 212 214 224
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 55 63 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.76% 0.80% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.83% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 38
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6975 7550 8053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.06% 95.57% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5653 6252 6942
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +37 30 £52,500 +21.38%
Hertfordshire -26 14 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Essex -3 9 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Suffolk +1 1 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (56.62%) Spring
3 56 (41.18%) SQL
4 53 (38.97%) Hibernate
5 52 (38.24%) J2EE
6 45 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (30.88%) Maven
8 39 (28.68%) Software Engineering
9 38 (27.94%) XML
10 37 (27.21%) JavaScript
11 36 (26.47%) OO
12 35 (25.74%) Struts
13 34 (25.00%) Web Services
13 34 (25.00%) Degree
14 33 (24.26%) MVC
14 33 (24.26%) Linux
14 33 (24.26%) Tomcat
15 32 (23.53%) JBoss
15 32 (23.53%) Java EE
16 30 (22.06%) Finance
17 29 (21.32%) UNIX
17 29 (21.32%) Multithreading
18 27 (19.85%) Servlets
18 27 (19.85%) Subversion
19 26 (19.12%) TDD
19 26 (19.12%) Oracle
19 26 (19.12%) Spring MVC
19 26 (19.12%) RESTful
20 25 (18.38%) C
20 25 (18.38%) C++

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 33 (24.26%) Tomcat
2 32 (23.53%) JBoss
3 17 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (6.62%) Mule
6 6 (4.41%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.41%) Apache
7 2 (1.47%) CMS
8 1 (0.74%) Confluence
8 1 (0.74%) Node.js
8 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) GitHub
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.44%) IPv4
2 2 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.97%) Relational Database
2 15 (11.03%) MySQL
2 15 (11.03%) RDBMS
3 12 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.35%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.15%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.21%) DB2
7 3 (2.21%) Big Data
8 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.74%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.74%) Riak
9 1 (0.74%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 42 (30.88%) Maven
2 27 (19.85%) Subversion
3 14 (10.29%) Jenkins
4 11 (8.09%) JUnit
5 10 (7.35%) SoapUI
6 8 (5.88%) Ant
7 3 (2.21%) jMock
7 3 (2.21%) Mockito
8 2 (1.47%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (1.47%) Selenium
8 2 (1.47%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.47%) JMeter
9 1 (0.74%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.74%) JIRA
9 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 30 (22.06%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Financial Institution
3 10 (7.35%) Banking
4 5 (3.68%) Retail
5 4 (2.94%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (56.62%) Spring
2 53 (38.97%) Hibernate
3 52 (38.24%) J2EE
4 38 (27.94%) XML
5 35 (25.74%) Struts
6 34 (25.00%) Web Services
7 32 (23.53%) Java EE
8 27 (19.85%) Servlets
9 26 (19.12%) Spring MVC
9 26 (19.12%) RESTful
10 23 (16.91%) SOAP
10 23 (16.91%) JSP
11 21 (15.44%) XSLT
12 17 (12.50%) JSF
13 16 (11.76%) HTML
14 15 (11.03%) JDBC
14 15 (11.03%) jQuery
15 13 (9.56%) EJB
15 13 (9.56%) CSS
16 10 (7.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.29%) Algorithms
3 10 (7.35%) Client/Server
4 9 (6.62%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.15%) Open Source
6 6 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.26%) Linux
2 29 (21.32%) UNIX
3 21 (15.44%) Windows
4 18 (13.24%) Android
5 10 (7.35%) AIX
5 10 (7.35%) HPUX
5 10 (7.35%) Solaris
6 5 (3.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.68%) Software Engineering
3 36 (26.47%) OO
4 33 (24.26%) MVC
5 29 (21.32%) Multithreading
6 26 (19.12%) TDD
7 18 (13.24%) Android Development
8 17 (12.50%) Web Development
9 10 (7.35%) Test Automation
10 9 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.15%) Web Application Development
12 7 (5.15%) Scrum
13 5 (3.68%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.68%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (3.68%) SOA
14 4 (2.94%) E-Commerce
14 4 (2.94%) UML
14 4 (2.94%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 3 (2.21%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (41.18%) SQL
3 37 (27.21%) JavaScript
4 25 (18.38%) C
4 25 (18.38%) C++
5 15 (11.03%) Python
6 13 (9.56%) C#
7 10 (7.35%) XPath
8 4 (2.94%) PHP
9 3 (2.21%) Perl
10 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (7.35%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 10 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (7.35%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.74%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Puppet
1 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (19.12%) Oracle
2 10 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.35%) VMware
3 5 (3.68%) IBM
4 2 (1.47%) HP
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
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Posted: 12 days ago