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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 638 646 683
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 19 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.047% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.049% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 25
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,825 £40,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%
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
40483 42761 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 35981 38974
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
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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 +44 2 £55,250 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) J2EE
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) Spring
3 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (64.71%) HTML
5 20 (58.82%) CSS
5 20 (58.82%) Web Services
6 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
6 19 (55.88%) TDD
6 19 (55.88%) Scrum
7 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
8 17 (50.00%) RESTful
8 17 (50.00%) JUnit
8 17 (50.00%) MySQL
8 17 (50.00%) Linux
9 16 (47.06%) Oracle
9 16 (47.06%) SQL
9 16 (47.06%) MVC
9 16 (47.06%) Hibernate
10 15 (44.12%) Multithreading
10 15 (44.12%) Mockito
10 15 (44.12%) jMock
11 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
11 14 (41.18%) JMS
12 13 (38.24%) InterSystems Cache
12 13 (38.24%) AOP
13 12 (35.29%) BDD
13 12 (35.29%) SDLC
14 11 (32.35%) CSS3
14 11 (32.35%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.88%) Jetty
3 2 (5.88%) Liferay
3 2 (5.88%) nginx
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) MySQL
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 13 (38.24%) InterSystems Cache
4 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.82%) JasperReports
5 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) JUnit
2 15 (44.12%) jMock
2 15 (44.12%) Mockito
3 10 (29.41%) Maven
4 5 (14.71%) Ant
5 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.88%) Hudson
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) J2EE
2 28 (82.35%) Spring
3 22 (64.71%) HTML
4 20 (58.82%) CSS
4 20 (58.82%) Web Services
5 17 (50.00%) RESTful
6 16 (47.06%) Hibernate
7 14 (41.18%) JMS
8 11 (32.35%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (32.35%) Ajax
8 11 (32.35%) CSS3
8 11 (32.35%) Ehcache
8 11 (32.35%) HTML5
8 11 (32.35%) jBPM
9 8 (23.53%) REST
10 7 (20.59%) SOAP
11 6 (17.65%) jQuery
11 6 (17.65%) Velocity
11 6 (17.65%) XML
12 5 (14.71%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Scrum
2 19 (55.88%) TDD
3 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 16 (47.06%) MVC
5 15 (44.12%) Multithreading
6 13 (38.24%) AOP
7 12 (35.29%) BDD
7 12 (35.29%) SDLC
8 11 (32.35%) Integration Testing
8 11 (32.35%) Unit Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (14.71%) Microservices
10 5 (14.71%) OO
11 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
12 3 (8.82%) Logistics
12 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
12 3 (8.82%) Open Source
13 2 (5.88%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Sun Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Altova
2 2 (5.88%) Fiorano
2 2 (5.88%) ILOG
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Splunk
2 2 (5.88%) Talend
2 2 (5.88%) WSO2
3 1 (2.94%) Cognizant