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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 589 582 575
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 32 34 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.076% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.081% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 62
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 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 22 August 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 22 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
City of London -3 7 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Westminster - 4 - -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 60 (100.00%) Java
1 60 (100.00%) J2EE
2 55 (91.67%) Spring
3 41 (68.33%) SQL
4 36 (60.00%) Oracle
5 35 (58.33%) Hibernate
6 26 (43.33%) Linux
7 22 (36.67%) E-Commerce
8 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 21 (35.00%) Scrum
9 20 (33.33%) MVC
10 19 (31.67%) Java EE
11 18 (30.00%) JSP
11 18 (30.00%) JBoss
12 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (28.33%) Finance
13 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
13 14 (23.33%) SOA
14 13 (21.67%) Apache
14 13 (21.67%) UNIX
14 13 (21.67%) HTML
15 12 (20.00%) Web Services
15 12 (20.00%) Games
15 12 (20.00%) Spring MVC
15 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
16 11 (18.33%) GlassFish
16 11 (18.33%) Apache Solr
16 11 (18.33%) Lucene
16 11 (18.33%) TDD
17 10 (16.67%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (21.67%) Apache
2 11 (18.33%) GlassFish
2 11 (18.33%) Apache Solr
3 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.33%) IIS
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (5.00%) Confluence
6 2 (3.33%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) SNMP
1 4 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) MySQL
2 8 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.67%) Redis
5 4 (6.67%) Big Data
5 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (5.00%) DTS
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.33%) JUnit
4 5 (8.33%) Maven
5 3 (5.00%) Bugzilla
5 3 (5.00%) Subversion
5 3 (5.00%) Hudson
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
6 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.67%) Mockito
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Games
3 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Front Office
6 1 (1.67%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) J2EE
2 55 (91.67%) Spring
3 35 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 19 (31.67%) Java EE
5 18 (30.00%) JSP
6 13 (21.67%) HTML
7 12 (20.00%) Web Services
7 12 (20.00%) Spring MVC
8 11 (18.33%) Lucene
9 10 (16.67%) XML
9 10 (16.67%) CSS
10 9 (15.00%) Ajax
10 9 (15.00%) JPA
10 9 (15.00%) JSTL
11 8 (13.33%) REST
11 8 (13.33%) .NET
12 7 (11.67%) Struts
12 7 (11.67%) Flash
12 7 (11.67%) jQuery
13 6 (10.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Online Games
1 7 (11.67%) Open Source
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) iSeries
2 4 (6.67%) Derivative
2 4 (6.67%) AS400
2 4 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Linux
2 13 (21.67%) UNIX
3 6 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) AIX
4 1 (1.67%) HPUX
4 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) E-Commerce
2 21 (35.00%) Scrum
3 20 (33.33%) MVC
4 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 14 (23.33%) SOA
6 11 (18.33%) TDD
7 8 (13.33%) RUP
8 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.00%) DSDM
8 6 (10.00%) UML
9 5 (8.33%) OO
9 5 (8.33%) Pair Programming
9 5 (8.33%) Content Management
9 5 (8.33%) DevOps
9 5 (8.33%) Web Development
10 4 (6.67%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Performance Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (68.33%) SQL
3 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.33%) Scala
6 4 (6.67%) Ruby
6 4 (6.67%) PHP
7 3 (5.00%) Clojure
7 3 (5.00%) Groovy
8 1 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Sun Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (60.00%) Oracle
2 18 (30.00%) JBoss
3 5 (8.33%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) JD Edwards
4 4 (6.67%) SAP
5 3 (5.00%) Twitter
6 1 (1.67%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) FatWire
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