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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 436 452 431
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 11 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.004% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.005% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 8
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.19%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -5.55%
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
19844 21646 21117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.92% 94.99% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16375 17252 17405
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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
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 5 August 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 +10 7 £55,000 +22.22%
West Sussex - 3 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £63,500 -
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 44 (100.00%) Java
1 44 (100.00%) J2EE
2 40 (90.91%) Spring
3 32 (72.73%) XML
3 32 (72.73%) Maven
4 30 (68.18%) Subversion
4 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
4 30 (68.18%) Linux
4 30 (68.18%) Tomcat
4 30 (68.18%) Ant
4 30 (68.18%) SQL
5 29 (65.91%) UML
6 27 (61.36%) JSP
7 23 (52.27%) Servlets
7 23 (52.27%) MySQL
7 23 (52.27%) Eclipse
7 23 (52.27%) JSON
8 19 (43.18%) JIRA
8 19 (43.18%) AspectJ
8 19 (43.18%) AOP
8 19 (43.18%) Cloud Foundry
8 19 (43.18%) RUP
8 19 (43.18%) OOD
8 19 (43.18%) IBM
8 19 (43.18%) Scrum
8 19 (43.18%) JDBC
8 19 (43.18%) OOP
9 17 (38.64%) Web Services
9 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
9 17 (38.64%) Java EE

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 30 (68.18%) Tomcat
2 19 (43.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 4 (9.09%) Liferay
4 4 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 4 (9.09%) JBoss
5 2 (4.55%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) MySQL
2 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (72.73%) Maven
2 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 30 (68.18%) Ant
2 30 (68.18%) Subversion
3 23 (52.27%) Eclipse
4 19 (43.18%) JIRA
5 8 (18.18%) JUnit
6 4 (9.09%) Log4j
6 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.55%) jMock
7 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (13.64%) Retail
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) J2EE
2 40 (90.91%) Spring
3 32 (72.73%) XML
4 27 (61.36%) JSP
5 23 (52.27%) Servlets
5 23 (52.27%) JSON
6 19 (43.18%) JDBC
7 17 (38.64%) Web Services
7 17 (38.64%) Java EE
8 15 (34.09%) Hibernate
8 15 (34.09%) jQuery
9 13 (29.55%) HTML
10 11 (25.00%) Spring MVC
11 9 (20.45%) CSS
11 9 (20.45%) SOAP
12 8 (18.18%) Ajax
13 7 (15.91%) JPA
14 6 (13.64%) REST
14 6 (13.64%) Struts
14 6 (13.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Online Games
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) UML
2 19 (43.18%) OOP
2 19 (43.18%) RUP
2 19 (43.18%) OOD
2 19 (43.18%) Scrum
2 19 (43.18%) AOP
3 7 (15.91%) MVC
4 6 (13.64%) B2C
4 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) SOA
5 4 (9.09%) B2B
5 4 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (9.09%) Use Case
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.09%) System Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (68.18%) SQL
3 19 (43.18%) AspectJ
4 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
5 11 (25.00%) XQuery
5 11 (25.00%) XPath
6 7 (15.91%) Groovy
6 7 (15.91%) Scala
6 7 (15.91%) Ruby
6 7 (15.91%) Perl
7 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Sun Certification
2 4 (9.09%) OCPJWCD
2 4 (9.09%) OCPJP
2 4 (9.09%) OCMJD
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) IBM
2 4 (9.09%) Sun
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £50,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 2 days ago