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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 824 805 765
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 59 91 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.086% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 100
Average salary £53,750 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £44,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
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 £27,000 £26,988
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +44 36 £53,750 +13.15% 3
London +15 14 £55,000 -12.00% 1
North West +17 5 £37,500 -15.73%
South West -20 5 £55,000 +4.76%
East of England +17 2 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands +18 1 £34,000 -15.00%
West Midlands -32 1 £57,500 +14.42%
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Java
1 125 (100.00%) J2EE
2 90 (72.00%) Spring
3 64 (51.20%) SQL
4 62 (49.60%) Hibernate
5 59 (47.20%) XML
6 56 (44.80%) Web Services
7 51 (40.80%) Maven
8 50 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 49 (39.20%) Linux
10 48 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (36.00%) MySQL
12 44 (35.20%) Tomcat
13 43 (34.40%) Subversion
14 41 (32.80%) Git (software)
15 40 (32.00%) TDD
15 40 (32.00%) MVC
16 39 (31.20%) Ant
17 38 (30.40%) JSP
18 36 (28.80%) Eclipse
19 34 (27.20%) Java EE
20 33 (26.40%) Spring MVC
20 33 (26.40%) CSS
21 32 (25.60%) jQuery
22 31 (24.80%) JUnit
23 29 (23.20%) JDBC
23 29 (23.20%) SOAP
24 28 (22.40%) HTML
25 26 (20.80%) UML
25 26 (20.80%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (35.20%) Tomcat
2 23 (18.40%) JBoss
3 21 (16.80%) Apache
4 14 (11.20%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (6.40%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (3.20%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (3.20%) Liferay
7 4 (3.20%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.40%) Jetty
9 1 (0.80%) Node.js
9 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.80%) CMS
9 1 (0.80%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.60%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (36.00%) MySQL
2 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (8.80%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.80%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.60%) HBase
7 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (40.80%) Maven
2 43 (34.40%) Subversion
3 41 (32.80%) Git (software)
4 39 (31.20%) Ant
5 36 (28.80%) Eclipse
6 31 (24.80%) JUnit
7 19 (15.20%) JIRA
8 18 (14.40%) Jenkins
9 7 (5.60%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.80%) Hudson
11 5 (4.00%) SoapUI
11 5 (4.00%) TestNG
12 4 (3.20%) Log4j
13 3 (2.40%) jMock
13 3 (2.40%) Mockito
14 1 (0.80%) Redmine
14 1 (0.80%) NetBeans
14 1 (0.80%) StarTeam
14 1 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 1 (0.80%) Bugzilla
General
1 20 (16.00%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Banking
3 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.60%) Games
5 6 (4.80%) Retail
6 5 (4.00%) Publishing
7 3 (2.40%) Law
7 3 (2.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.80%) Automotive
8 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (100.00%) J2EE
2 90 (72.00%) Spring
3 62 (49.60%) Hibernate
4 59 (47.20%) XML
5 56 (44.80%) Web Services
6 38 (30.40%) JSP
7 34 (27.20%) Java EE
8 33 (26.40%) CSS
8 33 (26.40%) Spring MVC
9 32 (25.60%) jQuery
10 29 (23.20%) JDBC
10 29 (23.20%) SOAP
11 28 (22.40%) HTML
12 25 (20.00%) JSON
13 22 (17.60%) Servlets
14 21 (16.80%) Struts
15 17 (13.60%) JPA
16 16 (12.80%) RESTful
17 15 (12.00%) Ajax
18 13 (10.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.60%) Open Source
3 7 (5.60%) Online Games
4 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.60%) Social Media
6 2 (1.60%) GIS
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.80%) Clustering
7 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.80%) Life Science
7 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 49 (39.20%) Linux
2 24 (19.20%) UNIX
3 5 (4.00%) Windows
4 4 (3.20%) Android
4 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (32.00%) TDD
2 40 (32.00%) MVC
3 26 (20.80%) UML
3 26 (20.80%) Software Engineering
4 23 (18.40%) Scrum
5 20 (16.00%) OO
6 17 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.80%) RUP
7 16 (12.80%) OOD
7 16 (12.80%) E-Commerce
8 14 (11.20%) OOP
8 14 (11.20%) AOP
9 13 (10.40%) SOA
10 11 (8.80%) Unit Testing
11 10 (8.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.40%) Multithreading
13 7 (5.60%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (4.80%) Integration Testing
14 6 (4.80%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (51.20%) SQL
3 50 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.80%) XQuery
4 16 (12.80%) XPath
4 16 (12.80%) Groovy
5 14 (11.20%) Scala
5 14 (11.20%) AspectJ
6 13 (10.40%) Ruby
6 13 (10.40%) Perl
7 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.00%) C#
8 4 (3.20%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.40%) C++
10 2 (1.60%) Python
10 2 (1.60%) HQL
11 1 (0.80%) Go
11 1 (0.80%) C
11 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) Sun Certification
2 3 (2.40%) OCPJP
2 3 (2.40%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.60%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (11.20%) Oracle
1 14 (11.20%) IBM
2 4 (3.20%) VMware
3 3 (2.40%) Sun
4 2 (1.60%) Endeca
4 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.60%) hybris
5 1 (0.80%) Informatica
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
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