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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 437 446 420
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 6 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.029% 0.009% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.009% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 16
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -10.00%
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
19673 21309 20287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16421 16755 16735
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 3 September 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
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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
Hampshire - 3 £47,500 -
Kent -8 2 £55,000 +22.22%
West Sussex - 1 £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 3 September 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 37 (100.00%) Java
1 37 (100.00%) J2EE
2 33 (89.19%) Spring
3 28 (75.68%) XML
4 27 (72.97%) UML
5 25 (67.57%) Maven
6 23 (62.16%) Subversion
6 23 (62.16%) Git (software)
6 23 (62.16%) Linux
6 23 (62.16%) SQL
6 23 (62.16%) Ant
6 23 (62.16%) Tomcat
7 22 (59.46%) JSP
8 21 (56.76%) JSON
9 18 (48.65%) Servlets
9 18 (48.65%) JDBC
9 18 (48.65%) MySQL
9 18 (48.65%) Eclipse
10 15 (40.54%) IBM
10 15 (40.54%) OOD
10 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
10 15 (40.54%) Scrum
10 15 (40.54%) RUP
10 15 (40.54%) OOP
10 15 (40.54%) JIRA
10 15 (40.54%) AspectJ
10 15 (40.54%) AOP
10 15 (40.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (37.84%) Web Services
11 14 (37.84%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 23 (62.16%) Tomcat
2 15 (40.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
4 6 (16.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
5 3 (8.11%) JBoss
5 3 (8.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (8.11%) Liferay
6 2 (5.41%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
2 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) HBase
4 3 (8.11%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) Maven
2 23 (62.16%) Git (software)
2 23 (62.16%) Ant
2 23 (62.16%) Subversion
3 18 (48.65%) Eclipse
4 15 (40.54%) JIRA
5 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
6 5 (13.51%) JUnit
7 3 (8.11%) Log4j
8 2 (5.41%) jMock
8 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) J2EE
2 33 (89.19%) Spring
3 28 (75.68%) XML
4 22 (59.46%) JSP
5 21 (56.76%) JSON
6 18 (48.65%) Servlets
6 18 (48.65%) JDBC
7 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
8 14 (37.84%) Web Services
9 13 (35.14%) HTML
10 12 (32.43%) Java EE
10 12 (32.43%) jQuery
11 10 (27.03%) Ajax
12 9 (24.32%) Spring MVC
13 7 (18.92%) CSS
13 7 (18.92%) SOAP
14 6 (16.22%) Spring Integration
15 5 (13.51%) REST
15 5 (13.51%) JPA
15 5 (13.51%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) GIS
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) UNIX
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) UML
2 15 (40.54%) OOP
2 15 (40.54%) RUP
2 15 (40.54%) OOD
2 15 (40.54%) Scrum
2 15 (40.54%) AOP
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.22%) System Testing
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.51%) B2C
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) SOA
5 3 (8.11%) B2B
5 3 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.11%) Use Case
5 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) AspectJ
4 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.62%) XQuery
5 8 (21.62%) XPath
6 5 (13.51%) Groovy
6 5 (13.51%) Scala
6 5 (13.51%) Ruby
6 5 (13.51%) Perl
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Sun Certification
2 4 (10.81%) OCPJWCD
2 4 (10.81%) OCPJP
2 4 (10.81%) OCMJD
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) IBM
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Sun
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Hortonworks
5 2 (5.41%) Atlassian