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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 837 772 723
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 51 81 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.086% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 78 142
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 32 £52,500 -4.54% 3
South West -15 6 £40,250 -10.55%
North West -14 4 £40,000 - 1
East of England -15 3 £44,000 -26.66%
West Midlands -14 2 £48,750 +30.00% 1
South East -33 2 £46,250 -2.63% 1
North East - 2 £35,000 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Java
1 119 (100.00%) J2EE
2 96 (80.67%) Spring
3 64 (53.78%) Hibernate
4 60 (50.42%) SQL
5 49 (41.18%) JSP
6 45 (37.82%) Oracle
7 35 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 35 (29.41%) Java EE
8 33 (27.73%) Scrum
9 31 (26.05%) E-Commerce
10 30 (25.21%) MVC
11 29 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (23.53%) Tomcat
12 28 (23.53%) Linux
13 27 (22.69%) OO
14 26 (21.85%) JBoss
14 26 (21.85%) HTML
15 23 (19.33%) XML
15 23 (19.33%) Spring MVC
16 22 (18.49%) TDD
16 22 (18.49%) Maven
16 22 (18.49%) Finance
17 19 (15.97%) Servlets
17 19 (15.97%) CSS
17 19 (15.97%) Unit Testing
17 19 (15.97%) Open Source
18 18 (15.13%) Struts
19 16 (13.45%) JUnit
19 16 (13.45%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 15 (12.61%) WebLogic
3 13 (10.92%) Apache
4 12 (10.08%) TeamSite
4 12 (10.08%) Magnolia
5 11 (9.24%) GlassFish
5 11 (9.24%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.20%) IIS
7 3 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.68%) Confluence
9 1 (0.84%) Jetty
9 1 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Internet
2 3 (2.52%) SNMP
3 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) MySQL
3 10 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.72%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.36%) Redis
6 4 (3.36%) Big Data
6 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.52%) DTS
8 2 (1.68%) DB2
8 2 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Maven
2 16 (13.45%) JUnit
3 14 (11.76%) Subversion
4 13 (10.92%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.72%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.52%) Ant
8 2 (1.68%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.68%) JIRA
8 2 (1.68%) Hudson
8 2 (1.68%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.84%) Selenium
9 1 (0.84%) Checkstyle
General
1 22 (18.49%) Finance
2 13 (10.92%) Games
2 13 (10.92%) Retail
3 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.04%) Banking
5 3 (2.52%) Automotive
6 2 (1.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.84%) Publishing
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
7 1 (0.84%) Front Office
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (100.00%) J2EE
2 96 (80.67%) Spring
3 64 (53.78%) Hibernate
4 49 (41.18%) JSP
5 35 (29.41%) Java EE
6 26 (21.85%) HTML
7 23 (19.33%) XML
7 23 (19.33%) Spring MVC
8 19 (15.97%) CSS
8 19 (15.97%) Servlets
9 18 (15.13%) Struts
10 16 (13.45%) JMS
11 15 (12.61%) Web Services
12 13 (10.92%) jQuery
13 11 (9.24%) JPA
13 11 (9.24%) REST
13 11 (9.24%) Ajax
13 11 (9.24%) Lucene
14 9 (7.56%) J2SE
14 9 (7.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Open Source
2 13 (10.92%) N-Tier
3 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.72%) Online Games
4 6 (5.04%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.36%) iSeries
6 4 (3.36%) Derivative
6 4 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.36%) AS400
7 2 (1.68%) Clustering
7 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.84%) Equities
8 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.53%) Linux
2 16 (13.45%) UNIX
3 6 (5.04%) Windows
4 2 (1.68%) Solaris
5 1 (0.84%) AIX
5 1 (0.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.73%) Scrum
2 31 (26.05%) E-Commerce
3 30 (25.21%) MVC
4 29 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (22.69%) OO
6 22 (18.49%) TDD
7 19 (15.97%) Unit Testing
8 15 (12.61%) OOD
9 13 (10.92%) SOA
9 13 (10.92%) Software Engineering
10 11 (9.24%) Web Development
10 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.88%) UML
11 7 (5.88%) RUP
12 6 (5.04%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.20%) Content Management
13 5 (4.20%) DSDM
13 5 (4.20%) OOP
13 5 (4.20%) Multithreading
13 5 (4.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (50.42%) SQL
3 35 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.56%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.20%) C++
6 4 (3.36%) PHP
6 4 (3.36%) Ruby
6 4 (3.36%) Scala
7 2 (1.68%) Groovy
7 2 (1.68%) Clojure
8 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.84%) C
8 1 (0.84%) C#
8 1 (0.84%) Python
8 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (6.72%) Sun Certification
2 6 (5.04%) Degree
3 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (37.82%) Oracle
2 26 (21.85%) JBoss
3 12 (10.08%) Vignette
4 5 (4.20%) VMware
5 4 (3.36%) SAP
5 4 (3.36%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.68%) Twitter
6 2 (1.68%) Sybase
6 2 (1.68%) IBM
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.84%) Google
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