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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 617 627 565
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 11 26 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.057% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 48
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
City of London +25 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £47,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 46 (100.00%) Java
1 46 (100.00%) J2EE
2 31 (67.39%) Spring
3 26 (56.52%) TDD
4 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (54.35%) Hibernate
4 25 (54.35%) Web Services
5 19 (41.30%) MVC
6 17 (36.96%) XML
6 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
7 16 (34.78%) OO
8 15 (32.61%) CSS
8 15 (32.61%) Finance
8 15 (32.61%) Maven
9 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
10 13 (28.26%) Apache
10 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
10 13 (28.26%) jQuery
11 12 (26.09%) Subversion
11 12 (26.09%) JBoss
11 12 (26.09%) MySQL
12 11 (23.91%) SQL
13 10 (21.74%) Linux
13 10 (21.74%) Eclipse
13 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (21.74%) Spring MVC
13 10 (21.74%) Banking
14 9 (19.57%) Java EE
14 9 (19.57%) HTTP
14 9 (19.57%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (28.26%) Apache
2 12 (26.09%) JBoss
3 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.17%) Node.js
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.17%) CMS
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Maven
2 12 (26.09%) Subversion
3 10 (21.74%) Eclipse
4 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
5 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
6 5 (10.87%) JUnit
7 4 (8.70%) Ant
8 2 (4.35%) Mockito
9 1 (2.17%) Log4j
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) J2EE
2 31 (67.39%) Spring
3 25 (54.35%) Hibernate
3 25 (54.35%) Web Services
4 17 (36.96%) XML
5 15 (32.61%) CSS
6 13 (28.26%) jQuery
7 10 (21.74%) Spring MVC
8 9 (19.57%) Java EE
8 9 (19.57%) JDBC
8 9 (19.57%) HTML
8 9 (19.57%) Struts
9 7 (15.22%) SOAP
9 7 (15.22%) JSP
9 7 (15.22%) REST
10 6 (13.04%) JSON
11 4 (8.70%) Ajax
11 4 (8.70%) J2ME
12 3 (6.52%) XSD
12 3 (6.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Open Source
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
3 4 (8.70%) Android
3 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) TDD
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) MVC
4 16 (34.78%) OO
5 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
6 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
7 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.22%) Scrum
9 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
10 5 (10.87%) UML
11 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
11 4 (8.70%) SOA
12 3 (6.52%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (6.52%) BDD
13 2 (4.35%) Pair Programming
13 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
13 2 (4.35%) OOD
13 2 (4.35%) RUP
13 2 (4.35%) DSDM
13 2 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) Groovy
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.35%) HQL
6 2 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) XQuery
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) XPath
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Go
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Endeca
2 2 (4.35%) hybris
3 1 (2.17%) Informatica
3 1 (2.17%) VMware