The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 429 393 399
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 18 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 49
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19809 19148 20813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.69% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16141 15338 18097
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Kent - 5 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey -25 3 £45,750 +1.66%
East Sussex - 3 £36,000 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £52,500 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 35 (100.00%) Java
1 35 (100.00%) J2EE
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 29 (82.86%) Spring
4 26 (74.29%) Web Services
5 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
6 23 (65.71%) MVC
6 23 (65.71%) Spring MVC
6 23 (65.71%) Git (software)
7 18 (51.43%) Hibernate
7 18 (51.43%) Ant
7 18 (51.43%) JUnit
7 18 (51.43%) Linux
8 16 (45.71%) SOAP
8 16 (45.71%) MySQL
9 15 (42.86%) Java EE
10 14 (40.00%) Maven
10 14 (40.00%) XML
10 14 (40.00%) UNIX
10 14 (40.00%) RESTful
11 13 (37.14%) jQuery
11 13 (37.14%) Tomcat
11 13 (37.14%) Subversion
12 12 (34.29%) XPath
12 12 (34.29%) Degree
12 12 (34.29%) Ruby
12 12 (34.29%) HTTP
12 12 (34.29%) XQuery
12 12 (34.29%) HTML
12 12 (34.29%) Perl

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (37.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.43%) JBoss
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) MySQL
2 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Git (software)
2 18 (51.43%) Ant
2 18 (51.43%) JUnit
3 14 (40.00%) Maven
4 13 (37.14%) Subversion
5 11 (31.43%) JIRA
6 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
7 4 (11.43%) TestNG
7 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.86%) ProC
8 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.86%) Hudson
8 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
General
1 4 (11.43%) Publishing
2 3 (8.57%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) J2EE
2 29 (82.86%) Spring
3 26 (74.29%) Web Services
4 23 (65.71%) Spring MVC
5 18 (51.43%) Hibernate
6 16 (45.71%) SOAP
7 15 (42.86%) Java EE
8 14 (40.00%) XML
8 14 (40.00%) RESTful
9 13 (37.14%) jQuery
10 12 (34.29%) HTML
10 12 (34.29%) CSS
10 12 (34.29%) JDBC
10 12 (34.29%) JPA
11 10 (28.57%) Ajax
11 10 (28.57%) Velocity
11 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
12 8 (22.86%) JSP
13 4 (11.43%) FreeMarker
13 4 (11.43%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Online Games
3 1 (2.86%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) MVC
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) TDD
3 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.43%) Software Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Multivariate Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Content Management
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) OOD
7 1 (2.86%) UML
7 1 (2.86%) OOP
7 1 (2.86%) RUP
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Code Coverage
7 1 (2.86%) Change Management
7 1 (2.86%) AOP
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (34.29%) XPath
4 12 (34.29%) Ruby
4 12 (34.29%) XQuery
4 12 (34.29%) Perl
4 12 (34.29%) Scala
4 12 (34.29%) Groovy
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
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