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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 827 839 786
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 51 58 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.053% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.056% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 70
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
London +20 23 £62,500 +19.04% 3
South West -6 12 £55,000 +37.50%
South East +11 11 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England +5 6 £50,000 +13.63% 1
West Midlands -10 3 £50,000 +4.16%
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
East Midlands 0 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Java
1 106 (100.00%) J2EE
2 76 (71.70%) Spring
3 57 (53.77%) SQL
4 56 (52.83%) XML
5 55 (51.89%) JSP
6 51 (48.11%) JavaScript
7 50 (47.17%) Tomcat
8 49 (46.23%) Subversion
9 47 (44.34%) Linux
10 45 (42.45%) Ant
11 42 (39.62%) MySQL
11 42 (39.62%) CSS
11 42 (39.62%) Eclipse
12 41 (38.68%) Web Services
12 41 (38.68%) HTML
12 41 (38.68%) Maven
12 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (38.68%) Git (software)
13 40 (37.74%) Hibernate
14 37 (34.91%) Scrum
14 37 (34.91%) UML
14 37 (34.91%) Servlets
15 34 (32.08%) jQuery
16 29 (27.36%) JSON
17 27 (25.47%) OOD
18 26 (24.53%) REST
19 25 (23.58%) Java EE
20 24 (22.64%) Struts
20 24 (22.64%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 50 (47.17%) Tomcat
2 20 (18.87%) Cloud Foundry
3 16 (15.09%) JBoss
4 10 (9.43%) WebSphere
5 8 (7.55%) Liferay
5 8 (7.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (7.55%) WebLogic
5 8 (7.55%) WebLogic Portal
6 6 (5.66%) Apache
7 5 (4.72%) MQSeries
8 3 (2.83%) Jetty
9 2 (1.89%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.94%) Node.js
10 1 (0.94%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.94%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) HTTP
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (39.62%) MySQL
2 20 (18.87%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.55%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 49 (46.23%) Subversion
2 45 (42.45%) Ant
3 42 (39.62%) Eclipse
4 41 (38.68%) Maven
4 41 (38.68%) Git (software)
5 20 (18.87%) JIRA
6 12 (11.32%) JUnit
7 10 (9.43%) Jenkins
8 8 (7.55%) Log4j
9 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.89%) Hudson
10 2 (1.89%) jMock
11 1 (0.94%) Redmine
11 1 (0.94%) Mockito
General
1 16 (15.09%) Retail
2 15 (14.15%) Finance
3 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.49%) Banking
5 6 (5.66%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (100.00%) J2EE
2 76 (71.70%) Spring
3 56 (52.83%) XML
4 55 (51.89%) JSP
5 42 (39.62%) CSS
6 41 (38.68%) HTML
6 41 (38.68%) Web Services
7 40 (37.74%) Hibernate
8 37 (34.91%) Servlets
9 34 (32.08%) jQuery
10 29 (27.36%) JSON
11 26 (24.53%) REST
12 25 (23.58%) Java EE
13 24 (22.64%) Struts
14 23 (21.70%) JDBC
15 19 (17.92%) SOAP
16 17 (16.04%) Spring MVC
17 16 (15.09%) XSLT
18 13 (12.26%) EJB
18 13 (12.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Data Structures
2 9 (8.49%) Client/Server
2 9 (8.49%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.55%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.77%) Online Games
5 4 (3.77%) GIS
6 3 (2.83%) AS400
6 3 (2.83%) W3C
7 1 (0.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.34%) Linux
2 22 (20.75%) UNIX
3 8 (7.55%) Windows
4 2 (1.89%) Solaris
5 1 (0.94%) Android
5 1 (0.94%) CentOS
5 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.91%) UML
2 37 (34.91%) Scrum
3 27 (25.47%) OOD
4 24 (22.64%) OOP
5 20 (18.87%) RUP
5 20 (18.87%) AOP
6 18 (16.98%) OO
7 17 (16.04%) E-Commerce
7 17 (16.04%) TDD
7 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
8 15 (14.15%) SDLC
9 14 (13.21%) SOA
9 14 (13.21%) MVC
10 12 (11.32%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.43%) B2C
11 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.49%) B2B
12 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.55%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (53.77%) SQL
3 51 (48.11%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.87%) AspectJ
5 16 (15.09%) XQuery
5 16 (15.09%) XPath
6 9 (8.49%) Groovy
6 9 (8.49%) Ruby
7 8 (7.55%) Scala
7 8 (7.55%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.55%) Perl
7 8 (7.55%) C++
7 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.60%) C
9 3 (2.83%) C#
10 2 (1.89%) Python
11 1 (0.94%) HQL
11 1 (0.94%) Go
11 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.77%) OCPJWCD
3 4 (3.77%) OCPJP
3 4 (3.77%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) IBM
2 16 (15.09%) Oracle
3 8 (7.55%) VMware
4 5 (4.72%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.72%) hybris
5 4 (3.77%) Sun
6 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.89%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.94%) SAP
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.94%) Endeca
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