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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 822 765 733
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 54 101 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.099% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 89 124
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.88% -
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
London +7 27 £55,000 - 2
South East -11 17 £36,000 -24.21% 1
South West -17 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -29 3 £48,000 - 1
North West -27 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Java
1 110 (100.00%) J2EE
2 87 (79.09%) Spring
3 61 (55.45%) SQL
4 58 (52.73%) Hibernate
5 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (41.82%) JavaScript
7 43 (39.09%) Linux
8 39 (35.45%) Oracle
9 36 (32.73%) MVC
9 36 (32.73%) Java EE
10 34 (30.91%) JSP
11 32 (29.09%) XML
12 31 (28.18%) UNIX
12 31 (28.18%) Spring MVC
13 30 (27.27%) E-Commerce
14 29 (26.36%) Tomcat
14 29 (26.36%) MySQL
15 28 (25.45%) Web Services
16 27 (24.55%) HTML
17 25 (22.73%) JUnit
17 25 (22.73%) Ajax
18 24 (21.82%) Software Engineering
18 24 (21.82%) CSS
19 23 (20.91%) SOAP
20 22 (20.00%) TDD
21 21 (19.09%) Git (software)
22 20 (18.18%) jQuery
23 19 (17.27%) JPA
23 19 (17.27%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 29 (26.36%) Tomcat
2 17 (15.45%) JBoss
3 14 (12.73%) Apache
4 11 (10.00%) GlassFish
4 11 (10.00%) Apache Solr
5 6 (5.45%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.45%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.55%) IIS
7 2 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) SaaS
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) HTTP
2 4 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.36%) MySQL
2 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.91%) NoSQL
4 11 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.18%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (7.27%) Oracle Database
6 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.64%) Redis
7 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.82%) DB2
9 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.91%) HBase
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (22.73%) JUnit
2 21 (19.09%) Git (software)
3 19 (17.27%) Maven
4 16 (14.55%) Ant
4 16 (14.55%) Subversion
5 12 (10.91%) Jenkins
6 10 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.45%) JIRA
8 2 (1.82%) Hudson
9 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.91%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.91%) ProC
9 1 (0.91%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.91%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (15.45%) Games
2 14 (12.73%) Retail
3 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.91%) Finance
4 5 (4.55%) Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Automotive
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
6 2 (1.82%) Back Office
7 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (100.00%) J2EE
2 87 (79.09%) Spring
3 58 (52.73%) Hibernate
4 36 (32.73%) Java EE
5 34 (30.91%) JSP
6 32 (29.09%) XML
7 31 (28.18%) Spring MVC
8 28 (25.45%) Web Services
9 27 (24.55%) HTML
10 25 (22.73%) Ajax
11 24 (21.82%) CSS
12 23 (20.91%) SOAP
13 20 (18.18%) jQuery
14 19 (17.27%) JPA
15 16 (14.55%) JDBC
16 15 (13.64%) Struts
17 12 (10.91%) Flash
18 11 (10.00%) Lucene
19 9 (8.18%) Servlets
19 9 (8.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Online Games
2 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.27%) Open Source
4 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.73%) Clustering
7 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.91%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.91%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.09%) Linux
2 31 (28.18%) UNIX
3 5 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (32.73%) MVC
3 30 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 24 (21.82%) Software Engineering
5 22 (20.00%) TDD
6 18 (16.36%) Mentoring
7 17 (15.45%) Scrum
8 14 (12.73%) OO
9 11 (10.00%) Web Development
10 9 (8.18%) SOA
10 9 (8.18%) Multithreading
11 8 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.45%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.55%) Content Management
13 5 (4.55%) OOP
13 5 (4.55%) RUP
13 5 (4.55%) Time Management
13 5 (4.55%) Software Architecture
14 4 (3.64%) Pair Programming
14 4 (3.64%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (55.45%) SQL
3 46 (41.82%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.82%) Ruby
5 12 (10.91%) Groovy
6 11 (10.00%) Scala
7 9 (8.18%) XPath
7 9 (8.18%) XQuery
7 9 (8.18%) Perl
8 7 (6.36%) Bash Shell
9 5 (4.55%) C++
10 4 (3.64%) PHP
11 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.91%) Python
12 1 (0.91%) C
12 1 (0.91%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (35.45%) Oracle
2 5 (4.55%) VMware
3 2 (1.82%) hybris
3 2 (1.82%) IBM
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.91%) Sybase
4 1 (0.91%) Chordiant
4 1 (0.91%) Google
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