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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 417 405 414
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 21 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.075% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 23
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.65%
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
19596 19875 20253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.19% 94.67% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16006 15752 17153
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 £26,000 £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
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 £55,000 - 1
Middlesex - 5 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 3 £36,000 - 1
Surrey -4 2 £45,000 -
Berkshire -15 1 - - 1
Senior Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 46 (100.00%) Java
1 46 (100.00%) J2EE
2 39 (84.78%) Spring
2 39 (84.78%) SQL
3 32 (69.57%) Git (software)
4 31 (67.39%) Web Services
5 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
6 28 (60.87%) Ant
6 28 (60.87%) Linux
7 26 (56.52%) MVC
7 26 (56.52%) Spring MVC
8 23 (50.00%) Maven
8 23 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 23 (50.00%) XML
8 23 (50.00%) MySQL
9 22 (47.83%) Tomcat
9 22 (47.83%) Subversion
10 21 (45.65%) JUnit
11 20 (43.48%) SOAP
11 20 (43.48%) Java EE
12 18 (39.13%) UNIX
13 17 (36.96%) JDBC
13 17 (36.96%) JSP
13 17 (36.96%) jQuery
14 16 (34.78%) JIRA
14 16 (34.78%) XPath
14 16 (34.78%) HTML
14 16 (34.78%) XQuery
15 15 (32.61%) HTTP
15 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 22 (47.83%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.04%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (13.04%) JBoss
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.17%) Liferay
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) MySQL
2 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (23.91%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 28 (60.87%) Ant
3 23 (50.00%) Maven
4 22 (47.83%) Subversion
5 21 (45.65%) JUnit
6 16 (34.78%) JIRA
7 13 (28.26%) Eclipse
8 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
8 5 (10.87%) TestNG
9 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.17%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (2.17%) Hudson
10 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.17%) ProC
10 1 (2.17%) Log4j
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
1 5 (10.87%) Publishing
1 5 (10.87%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) J2EE
2 39 (84.78%) Spring
3 31 (67.39%) Web Services
4 26 (56.52%) Spring MVC
5 23 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 23 (50.00%) XML
6 20 (43.48%) SOAP
6 20 (43.48%) Java EE
7 17 (36.96%) JDBC
7 17 (36.96%) JSP
7 17 (36.96%) jQuery
8 16 (34.78%) HTML
9 15 (32.61%) CSS
9 15 (32.61%) JPA
9 15 (32.61%) RESTful
10 11 (23.91%) Ajax
10 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
11 10 (21.74%) Velocity
12 8 (17.39%) Servlets
13 7 (15.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Online Games
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.17%) Life Science
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Linux
2 18 (39.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) MVC
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) TDD
3 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.22%) UML
5 6 (13.04%) AOP
5 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.04%) OOP
5 6 (13.04%) Scrum
5 6 (13.04%) RUP
5 6 (13.04%) OOD
6 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
6 5 (10.87%) Multivariate Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Content Management
7 1 (2.17%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.17%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (84.78%) SQL
3 29 (63.04%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.78%) XPath
4 16 (34.78%) XQuery
5 15 (32.61%) Perl
5 15 (32.61%) Ruby
5 15 (32.61%) Groovy
5 15 (32.61%) Scala
6 6 (13.04%) AspectJ
7 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) VCP4
2 1 (2.17%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago