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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 827 762 724
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 45 91 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.091% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.097% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 88 138
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -35 27 £52,500 -4.54% 2
South East -23 9 £36,000 -24.21% 2
North West -19 3 £40,000 +6.66%
South West -26 3 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -20 2 £48,750 +1.56% 1
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Java
1 111 (100.00%) J2EE
2 88 (79.28%) Spring
3 62 (55.86%) Hibernate
3 62 (55.86%) SQL
4 55 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (39.64%) Oracle
6 43 (38.74%) JSP
7 40 (36.04%) JavaScript
8 35 (31.53%) Java EE
9 34 (30.63%) Linux
10 31 (27.93%) E-Commerce
11 29 (26.13%) MVC
12 28 (25.23%) Tomcat
13 27 (24.32%) HTML
14 25 (22.52%) XML
15 24 (21.62%) UNIX
15 24 (21.62%) Scrum
15 24 (21.62%) Spring MVC
16 23 (20.72%) JBoss
17 22 (19.82%) CSS
18 21 (18.92%) OO
19 20 (18.02%) Finance
20 19 (17.12%) Web Services
20 19 (17.12%) TDD
21 18 (16.22%) Maven
22 17 (15.32%) jQuery
22 17 (15.32%) MySQL
22 17 (15.32%) JUnit
23 16 (14.41%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (25.23%) Tomcat
2 14 (12.61%) Apache
3 11 (9.91%) WebLogic
3 11 (9.91%) GlassFish
3 11 (9.91%) Apache Solr
4 7 (6.31%) Magnolia
4 7 (6.31%) TeamSite
4 7 (6.31%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.50%) IIS
6 3 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.90%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) SaaS
2 5 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) HTTP
2 4 (3.60%) Internet
3 3 (2.70%) SNMP
4 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) MySQL
2 13 (11.71%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.01%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.21%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.60%) Redis
7 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.70%) Big Data
9 2 (1.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (16.22%) Maven
2 17 (15.32%) JUnit
3 12 (10.81%) Subversion
3 12 (10.81%) Git (software)
4 11 (9.91%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.11%) Ant
5 9 (8.11%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.80%) JIRA
6 2 (1.80%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.90%) Hudson
7 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.90%) ProC
7 1 (0.90%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.90%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (18.02%) Finance
2 14 (12.61%) Games
3 13 (11.71%) Retail
4 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.41%) Banking
6 3 (2.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Publishing
7 1 (0.90%) Front Office
7 1 (0.90%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) J2EE
2 88 (79.28%) Spring
3 62 (55.86%) Hibernate
4 43 (38.74%) JSP
5 35 (31.53%) Java EE
6 27 (24.32%) HTML
7 25 (22.52%) XML
8 24 (21.62%) Spring MVC
9 22 (19.82%) CSS
10 19 (17.12%) Web Services
11 17 (15.32%) jQuery
12 16 (14.41%) Ajax
12 16 (14.41%) Struts
13 15 (13.51%) SOAP
14 14 (12.61%) Servlets
14 14 (12.61%) JPA
15 12 (10.81%) JMS
16 11 (9.91%) Lucene
17 10 (9.01%) JDBC
18 9 (8.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Open Source
2 9 (8.11%) Online Games
3 8 (7.21%) N-Tier
4 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.70%) iSeries
7 3 (2.70%) AS400
7 3 (2.70%) Clustering
8 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.90%) Equities
9 1 (0.90%) Derivative
9 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.63%) Linux
2 24 (21.62%) UNIX
3 6 (5.41%) Windows
4 2 (1.80%) Solaris
5 1 (0.90%) AIX
5 1 (0.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.93%) E-Commerce
3 29 (26.13%) MVC
4 24 (21.62%) Scrum
5 21 (18.92%) OO
6 19 (17.12%) TDD
7 15 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.61%) Mentoring
9 13 (11.71%) Unit Testing
10 10 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (9.01%) SOA
11 9 (8.11%) OOD
11 9 (8.11%) Web Development
12 7 (6.31%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.41%) UML
14 5 (4.50%) OOP
14 5 (4.50%) RUP
14 5 (4.50%) Content Management
14 5 (4.50%) Time Management
14 5 (4.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 111 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (55.86%) SQL
3 40 (36.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.21%) Ruby
5 6 (5.41%) Scala
5 6 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.50%) C++
7 4 (3.60%) Perl
7 4 (3.60%) PHP
7 4 (3.60%) XPath
7 4 (3.60%) Groovy
7 4 (3.60%) XQuery
8 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.90%) Python
9 1 (0.90%) C
9 1 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) Sun Certification
2 5 (4.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (39.64%) Oracle
2 23 (20.72%) JBoss
3 7 (6.31%) Vignette
4 5 (4.50%) VMware
5 3 (2.70%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.70%) SAP
5 3 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.80%) Sybase
7 1 (0.90%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.90%) Google
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