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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 601 594 578
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 25 34 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.076% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.082% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 59
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 £48,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
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 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +15 3 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 57 (100.00%) Java
1 57 (100.00%) J2EE
2 50 (87.72%) Spring
3 37 (64.91%) SQL
4 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (61.40%) Hibernate
5 34 (59.65%) Oracle
6 28 (49.12%) Linux
7 24 (42.11%) E-Commerce
8 21 (36.84%) Java EE
9 19 (33.33%) JSP
10 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 17 (29.82%) MVC
12 16 (28.07%) UNIX
12 16 (28.07%) JBoss
13 14 (24.56%) Finance
13 14 (24.56%) Games
14 13 (22.81%) Scrum
14 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
14 13 (22.81%) Apache
15 12 (21.05%) Ajax
15 12 (21.05%) Spring MVC
16 11 (19.30%) GlassFish
16 11 (19.30%) Apache Solr
16 11 (19.30%) Lucene
16 11 (19.30%) CSS
16 11 (19.30%) MySQL
16 11 (19.30%) HTML
17 10 (17.54%) Web Services
17 10 (17.54%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (22.81%) Apache
2 11 (19.30%) GlassFish
2 11 (19.30%) Apache Solr
3 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.77%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) SNMP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.02%) Redis
6 3 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.79%) JUnit
3 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.51%) Ant
5 2 (3.51%) Maven
6 1 (1.75%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
1 14 (24.56%) Games
2 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) J2EE
2 50 (87.72%) Spring
3 35 (61.40%) Hibernate
4 21 (36.84%) Java EE
5 19 (33.33%) JSP
6 12 (21.05%) Ajax
6 12 (21.05%) Spring MVC
7 11 (19.30%) Lucene
7 11 (19.30%) CSS
7 11 (19.30%) HTML
8 10 (17.54%) Web Services
9 9 (15.79%) Flash
9 9 (15.79%) JPA
10 8 (14.04%) jQuery
10 8 (14.04%) XML
10 8 (14.04%) JSTL
11 7 (12.28%) Struts
11 7 (12.28%) .NET
12 5 (8.77%) SOAP
12 5 (8.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Online Games
2 6 (10.53%) Open Source
3 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.26%) iSeries
3 3 (5.26%) AS400
3 3 (5.26%) Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.75%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Linux
2 16 (28.07%) UNIX
3 6 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) HPUX
4 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) E-Commerce
3 17 (29.82%) MVC
4 13 (22.81%) Scrum
4 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
5 10 (17.54%) SOA
6 6 (10.53%) TDD
6 6 (10.53%) OO
6 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
6 6 (10.53%) Web Development
7 5 (8.77%) Content Management
7 5 (8.77%) UML
7 5 (8.77%) RUP
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Scalability Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.26%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (64.91%) SQL
3 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) PHP
4 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby
5 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.51%) Scala
7 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Sun Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (59.65%) Oracle
2 16 (28.07%) JBoss
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Chordiant
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase
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Posted: 4 days ago
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