The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior J2EE Developer
Rank 876 863 788
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior J2EE Developer 33 33 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.030% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.031% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 119
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107607 104825 109929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.60% 94.71% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89210 86198 94252
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior J2EE Developer within the UK.

Senior J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior J2EE Developer over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 within the UK.

Senior J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior J2EE Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
England 0 30 £52,500 +10.52%
London +41 20 £57,500 +4.54%
West Midlands -6 5 £52,500 +9.37%
Warwickshire +2 3 £52,500 +23.52%
South East -4 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Scotland - 3 £36,500 -
Warwick - 3 £52,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £36,500 -
Hove - 2 £45,000 -
Brighton - 2 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Chester +10 1 - -
City of London +9 1 £60,000 -
Cheshire -8 1 - -
East of England -10 1 - -
Surrey -11 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Coventry -11 1 £48,000 -
North West -12 1 - -
Hertfordshire -18 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 80 (100.00%) J2EE
2 77 (96.25%) Java
3 49 (61.25%) Spring
4 44 (55.00%) SQL
5 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (42.50%) Linux
7 32 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 30 (37.50%) XML
9 27 (33.75%) JSP
10 26 (32.50%) UNIX
11 25 (31.25%) Oracle
12 24 (30.00%) E-Commerce
13 22 (27.50%) Tomcat
13 22 (27.50%) MySQL
13 22 (27.50%) Java EE
14 21 (26.25%) MVC
15 19 (23.75%) Games
15 19 (23.75%) Ajax
15 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
15 19 (23.75%) HTML
16 18 (22.50%) JUnit
16 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
17 17 (21.25%) Finance
17 17 (21.25%) CSS
18 16 (20.00%) Mentoring
19 15 (18.75%) SOAP
19 15 (18.75%) Struts
19 15 (18.75%) Web Services
19 15 (18.75%) JBoss
20 14 (17.50%) Flash

Senior J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (27.50%) Tomcat
2 15 (18.75%) JBoss
3 10 (12.50%) Apache
3 10 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 10 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 8 (10.00%) GlassFish
5 7 (8.75%) IIS
6 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (8.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) HTTP
1 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.50%) MySQL
2 14 (17.50%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.00%) Redis
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) JUnit
2 13 (16.25%) Maven
3 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.25%) Ant
4 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.00%) Hudson
6 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.25%) Mockito
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.25%) ProC
6 1 (1.25%) Subversion
6 1 (1.25%) JIRA
6 1 (1.25%) Selenium
6 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (23.75%) Games
2 17 (21.25%) Finance
3 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.75%) Retail
5 6 (7.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) J2EE
2 49 (61.25%) Spring
3 32 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 30 (37.50%) XML
5 27 (33.75%) JSP
6 22 (27.50%) Java EE
7 19 (23.75%) Ajax
7 19 (23.75%) HTML
8 17 (21.25%) CSS
9 15 (18.75%) SOAP
9 15 (18.75%) Struts
9 15 (18.75%) Web Services
10 14 (17.50%) Flash
10 14 (17.50%) JDBC
11 13 (16.25%) JSON
11 13 (16.25%) JPA
12 11 (13.75%) Spring MVC
13 10 (12.50%) Lucene
13 10 (12.50%) JSTL
14 9 (11.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Online Games
2 7 (8.75%) Open Source
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.25%) Physics
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Linux
2 26 (32.50%) UNIX
3 8 (10.00%) AIX
4 7 (8.75%) Windows
5 1 (1.25%) Android
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (26.25%) MVC
4 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 16 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (15.00%) Web Development
6 12 (15.00%) Scrum
6 12 (15.00%) TDD
7 11 (13.75%) SOA
8 10 (12.50%) OO
8 10 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.75%) Content Management
10 5 (6.25%) OOD
10 5 (6.25%) UML
11 3 (3.75%) RUP
11 3 (3.75%) DSDM
11 3 (3.75%) Pair Programming
11 3 (3.75%) Project Management
11 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 77 (96.25%) Java
2 44 (55.00%) SQL
3 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.75%) PL/SQL
5 9 (11.25%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.75%) Ruby
7 6 (7.50%) Groovy
8 4 (5.00%) PHP
9 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.25%) Scala
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Sun Certification
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.50%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) Oracle
2 7 (8.75%) VMware
3 4 (5.00%) Sun
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft