The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 802 832 791
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 56 68 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.062% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.065% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 72
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,600 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +4.70%
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93721 103870 94495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.60% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77961 86096 79484
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer across the England region.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in England

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
South East +37 30 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South West +1 14 £55,000 +37.50% 1
London +22 11 £55,000 -8.33% 4
North West +7 5 £37,500 -15.73%
East of England +5 3 £47,500 +7.34% 1
West Midlands -9 2 £52,750 +9.89% 1
East Midlands +4 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Java/J2EE 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/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 113 (100.00%) Java
1 113 (100.00%) J2EE
2 86 (76.11%) Spring
3 59 (52.21%) SQL
4 57 (50.44%) XML
5 55 (48.67%) Hibernate
6 50 (44.25%) Linux
7 49 (43.36%) Maven
8 47 (41.59%) JSP
8 47 (41.59%) Tomcat
9 46 (40.71%) JavaScript
10 45 (39.82%) Web Services
10 45 (39.82%) Subversion
11 43 (38.05%) Ant
12 42 (37.17%) MySQL
13 41 (36.28%) Eclipse
13 41 (36.28%) Git (software)
14 38 (33.63%) UML
15 36 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (30.09%) Servlets
17 33 (29.20%) CSS
18 32 (28.32%) HTML
19 31 (27.43%) jQuery
19 31 (27.43%) Java EE
20 29 (25.66%) JSON
20 29 (25.66%) MVC
21 28 (24.78%) Scrum
21 28 (24.78%) TDD
22 27 (23.89%) Struts
23 26 (23.01%) Spring MVC

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Java/J2EE 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/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (41.59%) Tomcat
2 20 (17.70%) JBoss
3 19 (16.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 12 (10.62%) Apache
5 11 (9.73%) WebSphere
6 9 (7.96%) WebLogic
7 8 (7.08%) Liferay
7 8 (7.08%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (7.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (3.54%) Jetty
8 4 (3.54%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.77%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.88%) CMS
10 1 (0.88%) Node.js
10 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.27%) HTTP
2 2 (1.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.17%) MySQL
2 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.62%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.73%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (9.73%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.77%) HBase
9 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 49 (43.36%) Maven
2 45 (39.82%) Subversion
3 43 (38.05%) Ant
4 41 (36.28%) Eclipse
4 41 (36.28%) Git (software)
5 21 (18.58%) JUnit
6 20 (17.70%) JIRA
7 16 (14.16%) Jenkins
8 8 (7.08%) Log4j
9 6 (5.31%) Cucumber
10 5 (4.42%) Hudson
11 3 (2.65%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.65%) Mockito
11 3 (2.65%) jMock
11 3 (2.65%) TestNG
12 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.88%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.88%) Redmine
12 1 (0.88%) StarTeam
General
1 15 (13.27%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Retail
3 11 (9.73%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.08%) Games
5 6 (5.31%) Banking
6 3 (2.65%) Law
6 3 (2.65%) Publishing
7 2 (1.77%) Back Office
8 1 (0.88%) Automotive
8 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (100.00%) J2EE
2 86 (76.11%) Spring
3 57 (50.44%) XML
4 55 (48.67%) Hibernate
5 47 (41.59%) JSP
6 45 (39.82%) Web Services
7 34 (30.09%) Servlets
8 33 (29.20%) CSS
9 32 (28.32%) HTML
10 31 (27.43%) jQuery
10 31 (27.43%) Java EE
11 29 (25.66%) JSON
12 27 (23.89%) Struts
13 26 (23.01%) Spring MVC
14 24 (21.24%) JDBC
15 21 (18.58%) SOAP
16 17 (15.04%) REST
17 14 (12.39%) EJB
18 13 (11.50%) JPA
18 13 (11.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Data Structures
3 9 (7.96%) Client/Server
4 8 (7.08%) Algorithms
5 7 (6.19%) Online Games
6 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.65%) GIS
8 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.77%) Social Media
8 2 (1.77%) AS400
9 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.25%) Linux
2 24 (21.24%) UNIX
3 9 (7.96%) Windows
4 4 (3.54%) Android
4 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.63%) UML
2 36 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (25.66%) MVC
4 28 (24.78%) Scrum
4 28 (24.78%) TDD
5 23 (20.35%) OOD
6 20 (17.70%) OOP
7 19 (16.81%) AOP
7 19 (16.81%) RUP
8 17 (15.04%) OO
8 17 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (13.27%) E-Commerce
9 15 (13.27%) SOA
10 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
11 11 (9.73%) Mentoring
11 11 (9.73%) SDLC
12 10 (8.85%) B2C
13 9 (7.96%) Asset Management
13 9 (7.96%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (52.21%) SQL
3 46 (40.71%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.81%) AspectJ
5 17 (15.04%) XQuery
5 17 (15.04%) XPath
6 11 (9.73%) Groovy
6 11 (9.73%) Scala
7 10 (8.85%) Ruby
7 10 (8.85%) Perl
8 8 (7.08%) Shell Script
8 8 (7.08%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.31%) C#
10 4 (3.54%) C++
11 2 (1.77%) HQL
11 2 (1.77%) Python
11 2 (1.77%) C
12 1 (0.88%) R
12 1 (0.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) OCPJP
2 4 (3.54%) OCMJD
2 4 (3.54%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.65%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (16.81%) IBM
2 16 (14.16%) Oracle
3 8 (7.08%) VMware
4 4 (3.54%) Sun
5 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.77%) Endeca
6 2 (1.77%) hybris
7 1 (0.88%) Informatica
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