The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 593 592 559
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 34 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.091% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 59
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.22% -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42330 42774 45256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.01% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36036 35527 39145
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer across the London region.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in London

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
City of London +23 2 £70,000 +16.66%
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 64 (100.00%) Java
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 47 (73.44%) Spring
3 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 31 (48.44%) SQL
6 28 (43.75%) Oracle
6 28 (43.75%) Linux
7 26 (40.63%) E-Commerce
8 23 (35.94%) Software Engineering
8 23 (35.94%) Java EE
9 20 (31.25%) MySQL
10 19 (29.69%) UNIX
11 18 (28.13%) Web Services
12 17 (26.56%) JSP
13 16 (25.00%) Ajax
13 16 (25.00%) Games
13 16 (25.00%) JUnit
13 16 (25.00%) XML
13 16 (25.00%) MVC
14 15 (23.44%) Tomcat
14 15 (23.44%) JBoss
14 15 (23.44%) Apache
14 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
15 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
16 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
16 13 (20.31%) SOAP
16 13 (20.31%) TDD
16 13 (20.31%) JSON
17 12 (18.75%) Online Games

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 15 (23.44%) JBoss
1 15 (23.44%) Apache
1 15 (23.44%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 8 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) MySQL
2 12 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.69%) Redis
8 1 (1.56%) HBase
8 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) JUnit
2 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 12 (18.75%) Maven
4 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.81%) Ant
7 3 (4.69%) Subversion
8 1 (1.56%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
General
1 16 (25.00%) Games
2 12 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 12 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 47 (73.44%) Spring
3 32 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 23 (35.94%) Java EE
5 18 (28.13%) Web Services
6 17 (26.56%) JSP
7 16 (25.00%) XML
7 16 (25.00%) Ajax
8 13 (20.31%) JSON
8 13 (20.31%) SOAP
9 12 (18.75%) Flash
9 12 (18.75%) JPA
10 11 (17.19%) JDBC
11 10 (15.63%) CSS
11 10 (15.63%) Spring MVC
11 10 (15.63%) jQuery
12 9 (14.06%) XSL
13 8 (12.50%) HTML
13 8 (12.50%) Lucene
14 7 (10.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Online Games
1 12 (18.75%) Open Source
2 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Linux
2 19 (29.69%) UNIX
3 4 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) E-Commerce
3 23 (35.94%) Software Engineering
4 16 (25.00%) MVC
5 13 (20.31%) TDD
5 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
6 10 (15.63%) Multithreading
6 10 (15.63%) OO
7 8 (12.50%) SOA
7 8 (12.50%) Scrum
8 7 (10.94%) RUP
9 5 (7.81%) Web Development
9 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.25%) DevOps
10 4 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (6.25%) DSDM
10 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.25%) Project Management
10 4 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (48.44%) SQL
3 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.38%) Groovy
6 3 (4.69%) PHP
6 3 (4.69%) Ruby
7 2 (3.13%) Scala
7 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (3.13%) hybris
4 1 (1.56%) Chordiant
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - excellent benefits (pension, medical/den
Posted: 2 days ago