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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 792 738 717
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 74 126 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 65 98 147
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 £38,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,200 £65,000
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 19 December 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 December 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 +21 34 £57,500 +9.52% 3
South East +11 21 £38,000 -15.55% 1
West Midlands -10 7 £52,500 -
South West - 7 £40,000 -
North West -29 2 £50,000 +29.87% 1
East Midlands +21 1 £35,000 -39.13%
East of England -26 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -43 1 £47,500 +9.19%
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 85 (71.43%) Spring
3 67 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (53.78%) SQL
5 61 (51.26%) Hibernate
6 51 (42.86%) Web Services
7 48 (40.34%) JavaScript
8 44 (36.97%) XML
9 38 (31.93%) Linux
9 38 (31.93%) MVC
10 37 (31.09%) TDD
11 36 (30.25%) MySQL
11 36 (30.25%) JUnit
12 35 (29.41%) Java EE
12 35 (29.41%) SOAP
13 34 (28.57%) Maven
14 32 (26.89%) Spring MVC
14 32 (26.89%) Software Engineering
15 31 (26.05%) UNIX
16 30 (25.21%) Oracle
17 29 (24.37%) Tomcat
17 29 (24.37%) Git (software)
18 25 (21.01%) JDBC
19 24 (20.17%) Ajax
19 24 (20.17%) E-Commerce
19 24 (20.17%) Subversion
20 23 (19.33%) Ant
21 21 (17.65%) jQuery
21 21 (17.65%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (24.37%) Tomcat
2 20 (16.81%) JBoss
3 18 (15.13%) Apache
4 5 (4.20%) GlassFish
4 5 (4.20%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.84%) Jetty
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.65%) HTTP
2 3 (2.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.25%) MySQL
2 12 (10.08%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (10.08%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.24%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.68%) HBase
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 36 (30.25%) JUnit
2 34 (28.57%) Maven
3 29 (24.37%) Git (software)
4 24 (20.17%) Subversion
5 23 (19.33%) Ant
6 21 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 16 (13.45%) Eclipse
8 11 (9.24%) JIRA
9 6 (5.04%) Hudson
10 4 (3.36%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.36%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.52%) TestNG
12 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.84%) ProC
12 1 (0.84%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.84%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.84%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.84%) Apache Ivy
General
1 17 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (8.40%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.40%) Games
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Publishing
5 3 (2.52%) Automotive
6 2 (1.68%) Law
6 2 (1.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (100.00%) J2EE
2 85 (71.43%) Spring
3 61 (51.26%) Hibernate
4 51 (42.86%) Web Services
5 44 (36.97%) XML
6 35 (29.41%) SOAP
6 35 (29.41%) Java EE
7 32 (26.89%) Spring MVC
8 25 (21.01%) JDBC
9 24 (20.17%) Ajax
10 21 (17.65%) CSS
10 21 (17.65%) jQuery
11 19 (15.97%) JPA
12 18 (15.13%) RESTful
12 18 (15.13%) HTML
12 18 (15.13%) JSP
13 13 (10.92%) JSON
14 10 (8.40%) Velocity
14 10 (8.40%) Flash
14 10 (8.40%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Open Source
2 11 (9.24%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.40%) Online Games
4 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.52%) Clustering
6 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.84%) Equities
7 1 (0.84%) Life Science
7 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.93%) Linux
2 31 (26.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (56.30%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.93%) MVC
3 37 (31.09%) TDD
4 32 (26.89%) Software Engineering
5 24 (20.17%) E-Commerce
6 17 (14.29%) OO
7 14 (11.76%) Scrum
7 14 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.92%) Multithreading
9 12 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.72%) SOA
11 7 (5.88%) RUP
12 6 (5.04%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.20%) Web Development
14 4 (3.36%) Integration Testing
14 4 (3.36%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (3.36%) DSDM
14 4 (3.36%) Data Modelling
14 4 (3.36%) Pair Programming
14 4 (3.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (53.78%) SQL
3 48 (40.34%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.13%) Groovy
5 14 (11.76%) Scala
6 12 (10.08%) XQuery
6 12 (10.08%) Ruby
6 12 (10.08%) XPath
6 12 (10.08%) Perl
7 9 (7.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.68%) C++
8 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.84%) Python
9 1 (0.84%) C
9 1 (0.84%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Puppet
1 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Oracle
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.68%) hybris
3 1 (0.84%) Google
3 1 (0.84%) Sybase
3 1 (0.84%) Chordiant
3 1 (0.84%) IBM
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