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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 802 762 728
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 75 116 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 63 94 144
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.22% -5.26%
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
99690 97976 104297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.56% 94.72% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83416 81352 90186
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -3 33 £57,500 +5.50% 1
South East -6 25 £36,000 -20.00% 1
South West -5 7 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -20 5 £52,500 +2.43%
North West -22 2 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands +8 1 £35,000 -33.33%
East of England -41 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -48 1 £47,500 +9.19% 1
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Java
1 124 (100.00%) J2EE
2 94 (75.81%) Spring
3 68 (54.84%) SQL
4 64 (51.61%) Hibernate
5 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (39.52%) JavaScript
7 44 (35.48%) Linux
8 43 (34.68%) Web Services
9 42 (33.87%) XML
9 42 (33.87%) MVC
10 39 (31.45%) Java EE
11 38 (30.65%) MySQL
12 35 (28.23%) Oracle
12 35 (28.23%) JUnit
12 35 (28.23%) Spring MVC
13 34 (27.42%) UNIX
13 34 (27.42%) Tomcat
14 33 (26.61%) SOAP
14 33 (26.61%) Software Engineering
15 31 (25.00%) Maven
16 29 (23.39%) TDD
16 29 (23.39%) E-Commerce
16 29 (23.39%) Git (software)
17 28 (22.58%) Ajax
18 25 (20.16%) JSP
19 24 (19.35%) CSS
19 24 (19.35%) JPA
20 23 (18.55%) jQuery
20 23 (18.55%) JDBC

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 34 (27.42%) Tomcat
2 21 (16.94%) JBoss
3 17 (13.71%) Apache
4 8 (6.45%) GlassFish
4 8 (6.45%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.03%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.03%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.29%) SaaS
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.32%) HTTP
2 4 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.65%) MySQL
2 14 (11.29%) MongoDB
2 14 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 12 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.42%) Redis
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.81%) HBase
Development Applications
1 35 (28.23%) JUnit
2 31 (25.00%) Maven
3 29 (23.39%) Git (software)
4 22 (17.74%) Subversion
5 20 (16.13%) Ant
6 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
7 13 (10.48%) Eclipse
8 10 (8.06%) JIRA
9 4 (3.23%) Hudson
10 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.81%) TestNG
12 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.81%) ProC
12 1 (0.81%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.81%) ClearCase
General
1 16 (12.90%) Games
2 13 (10.48%) Finance
3 12 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.65%) Retail
5 5 (4.03%) Banking
6 3 (2.42%) Automotive
7 2 (1.61%) Legal
7 2 (1.61%) Publishing
7 2 (1.61%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (100.00%) J2EE
2 94 (75.81%) Spring
3 64 (51.61%) Hibernate
4 43 (34.68%) Web Services
5 42 (33.87%) XML
6 39 (31.45%) Java EE
7 35 (28.23%) Spring MVC
8 33 (26.61%) SOAP
9 28 (22.58%) Ajax
10 25 (20.16%) JSP
11 24 (19.35%) CSS
11 24 (19.35%) JPA
12 23 (18.55%) jQuery
12 23 (18.55%) JDBC
12 23 (18.55%) HTML
13 16 (12.90%) RESTful
14 12 (9.68%) Flash
14 12 (9.68%) JSON
15 10 (8.06%) Velocity
15 10 (8.06%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.68%) Online Games
2 12 (9.68%) Open Source
3 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.42%) Clustering
6 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.81%) Equities
7 1 (0.81%) Life Science
7 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (35.48%) Linux
2 34 (27.42%) UNIX
3 4 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.87%) MVC
3 33 (26.61%) Software Engineering
4 29 (23.39%) TDD
4 29 (23.39%) E-Commerce
5 16 (12.90%) OO
6 15 (12.10%) Scrum
6 15 (12.10%) Mentoring
7 11 (8.87%) SOA
8 10 (8.06%) Web Development
8 10 (8.06%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.84%) RUP
11 5 (4.03%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.03%) Content Management
12 4 (3.23%) Performance Testing
12 4 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (3.23%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.23%) Workflow
13 3 (2.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (54.84%) SQL
3 49 (39.52%) JavaScript
4 18 (14.52%) Groovy
5 15 (12.10%) Ruby
6 14 (11.29%) Scala
7 12 (9.68%) XPath
7 12 (9.68%) XQuery
7 12 (9.68%) Perl
8 10 (8.06%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.23%) C++
10 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.42%) PHP
11 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.81%) Python
12 1 (0.81%) C
12 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (28.23%) Oracle
2 4 (3.23%) VMware
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.61%) hybris
4 1 (0.81%) Google
4 1 (0.81%) Sybase
4 1 (0.81%) Chordiant
4 1 (0.81%) IBM
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