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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 828 840 774
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 38 47 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.044% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.046% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 81
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -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
95842 101955 94501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.45% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 80836 83289 79215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +4 19 £62,500 +19.04% 3
East of England +13 6 £50,000 +13.63%
South East +9 6 £50,000 +8.10%
South West -11 4 £50,000 +24.22%
Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands +8 1 £50,000 +2.56%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 96 (100.00%) Java
1 96 (100.00%) J2EE
2 64 (66.67%) Spring
3 52 (54.17%) XML
4 51 (53.13%) SQL
5 48 (50.00%) JSP
6 46 (47.92%) JavaScript
7 42 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (42.71%) Tomcat
9 40 (41.67%) Subversion
10 38 (39.58%) Hibernate
10 38 (39.58%) HTML
11 37 (38.54%) CSS
11 37 (38.54%) Web Services
11 37 (38.54%) Linux
11 37 (38.54%) Eclipse
12 36 (37.50%) Ant
13 35 (36.46%) MySQL
14 33 (34.38%) UML
15 32 (33.33%) Servlets
15 32 (33.33%) Scrum
16 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
17 30 (31.25%) Maven
18 28 (29.17%) jQuery
19 25 (26.04%) JSON
20 24 (25.00%) REST
21 23 (23.96%) OOD
22 22 (22.92%) Struts
23 21 (21.88%) JDBC
23 21 (21.88%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 41 (42.71%) Tomcat
2 16 (16.67%) JBoss
3 15 (15.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (13.54%) WebSphere
5 10 (10.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (7.29%) WebLogic
6 7 (7.29%) MQSeries
6 7 (7.29%) WebLogic Portal
6 7 (7.29%) Liferay
7 6 (6.25%) Apache
8 3 (3.13%) Jetty
9 2 (2.08%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.04%) Confluence
10 1 (1.04%) Node.js
10 1 (1.04%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.46%) MySQL
2 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.46%) Hadoop
3 11 (11.46%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.13%) HBase
8 3 (3.13%) Big Data
8 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 40 (41.67%) Subversion
2 37 (38.54%) Eclipse
3 36 (37.50%) Ant
4 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
5 30 (31.25%) Maven
6 16 (16.67%) JIRA
7 11 (11.46%) Jenkins
8 9 (9.38%) JUnit
9 7 (7.29%) Log4j
10 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.08%) jMock
12 1 (1.04%) Hudson
12 1 (1.04%) Redmine
12 1 (1.04%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 16 (16.67%) Retail
3 14 (14.58%) Banking
4 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (100.00%) J2EE
2 64 (66.67%) Spring
3 52 (54.17%) XML
4 48 (50.00%) JSP
5 38 (39.58%) HTML
5 38 (39.58%) Hibernate
6 37 (38.54%) CSS
6 37 (38.54%) Web Services
7 32 (33.33%) Servlets
8 28 (29.17%) jQuery
9 25 (26.04%) JSON
10 24 (25.00%) REST
11 22 (22.92%) Struts
12 21 (21.88%) JDBC
13 19 (19.79%) Java EE
14 16 (16.67%) XSLT
15 15 (15.63%) SOAP
16 14 (14.58%) Ajax
17 13 (13.54%) EJB
18 11 (11.46%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.38%) Data Structures
4 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 7 (7.29%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.17%) GIS
7 3 (3.13%) AS400
7 3 (3.13%) W3C
8 1 (1.04%) DTV
8 1 (1.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.54%) Linux
2 17 (17.71%) UNIX
3 7 (7.29%) Windows
4 2 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.38%) UML
3 32 (33.33%) Scrum
4 23 (23.96%) OOD
5 19 (19.79%) OOP
5 19 (19.79%) OO
5 19 (19.79%) Software Engineering
6 15 (15.63%) AOP
6 15 (15.63%) RUP
7 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
7 14 (14.58%) TDD
7 14 (14.58%) SDLC
8 12 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 12 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.46%) SOA
9 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
10 10 (10.42%) System Testing
11 9 (9.38%) B2C
11 9 (9.38%) MVC
11 9 (9.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (53.13%) SQL
3 46 (47.92%) JavaScript
4 15 (15.63%) AspectJ
5 12 (12.50%) XQuery
5 12 (12.50%) XPath
6 10 (10.42%) C++
7 9 (9.38%) C
8 7 (7.29%) PL/SQL
8 7 (7.29%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.25%) Groovy
9 6 (6.25%) Ruby
10 5 (5.21%) Scala
10 5 (5.21%) Perl
11 2 (2.08%) C#
11 2 (2.08%) Python
12 1 (1.04%) Go
12 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Degree
2 5 (5.21%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.17%) OCPJWCD
3 4 (4.17%) OCPJP
3 4 (4.17%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Oracle
2 15 (15.63%) IBM
3 7 (7.29%) TIBCO
3 7 (7.29%) VMware
4 4 (4.17%) Sun
4 4 (4.17%) hybris
5 3 (3.13%) Hortonworks
5 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
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