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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior J2EE Developer
Rank 856 833 743
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -90
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior J2EE Developer 48 38 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.035% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.037% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 144
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 25 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 22 August 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 -9 38 £50,000 - 1
London +7 28 £50,000 -9.09% 1
City of London 0 9 £55,000 - 1
Scotland - 7 £42,500 - 2
Edinburgh - 6 - - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £55,000 -
South East -20 4 £55,000 -
Westminster - 4 - -
Wales 0 3 £38,500 -14.44% 1
South Wales -4 3 £38,500 -14.44% 1
North West -18 3 £41,500 +18.57%
West Midlands -6 2 £48,000 +28.00%
Milton Keynes -15 2 £55,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £38,500 -
Manchester - 2 £41,250 -
High Wycombe - 2 £53,750 -
Coventry - 2 £48,000 -
Cwmbran - 2 £38,500 -
Cardiff -7 1 £29,110 -35.31% 1
South West -16 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Lancashire - 1 £41,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £42,500 - 1
Blackburn - 1 £41,500 -
Bolton - 1 £37,500 -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 -

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 98 (100.00%) Java
1 98 (100.00%) J2EE
2 81 (82.65%) Spring
3 63 (64.29%) Hibernate
4 60 (61.22%) SQL
5 43 (43.88%) JSP
6 41 (41.84%) XML
7 38 (38.78%) JavaScript
7 38 (38.78%) MVC
8 37 (37.76%) Struts
9 35 (35.71%) JUnit
10 31 (31.63%) HTML
10 31 (31.63%) JPA
11 30 (30.61%) CSS
11 30 (30.61%) OO
11 30 (30.61%) Java EE
12 28 (28.57%) Linux
12 28 (28.57%) Spring MVC
13 26 (26.53%) Servlets
13 26 (26.53%) Maven
13 26 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (25.51%) JMS
15 23 (23.47%) Ant
16 22 (22.45%) E-Commerce
16 22 (22.45%) Ajax
17 21 (21.43%) JBoss
17 21 (21.43%) UML
18 19 (19.39%) UNIX
18 19 (19.39%) Software Engineering
19 18 (18.37%) Oracle

Senior J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (18.37%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 11 (11.22%) GlassFish
4 10 (10.20%) Apache
5 9 (9.18%) WebLogic
6 7 (7.14%) IIS
7 1 (1.02%) CMS
7 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.02%) Alfresco
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 14 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.27%) MySQL
2 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.08%) Redis
4 4 (4.08%) Big Data
5 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (35.71%) JUnit
2 26 (26.53%) Maven
3 23 (23.47%) Ant
4 7 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.02%) Subversion
6 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.02%) Mockito
6 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 14 (14.29%) Games
2 10 (10.20%) Finance
3 8 (8.16%) Retail
4 7 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (100.00%) J2EE
2 81 (82.65%) Spring
3 63 (64.29%) Hibernate
4 43 (43.88%) JSP
5 41 (41.84%) XML
6 37 (37.76%) Struts
7 31 (31.63%) HTML
7 31 (31.63%) JPA
8 30 (30.61%) CSS
8 30 (30.61%) Java EE
9 28 (28.57%) Spring MVC
10 26 (26.53%) Servlets
11 25 (25.51%) JMS
12 22 (22.45%) Ajax
13 15 (15.31%) JDBC
13 15 (15.31%) Web Services
14 14 (14.29%) DHTML
14 14 (14.29%) Lucene
14 14 (14.29%) Dojo
15 12 (12.24%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Open Source
2 10 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.14%) Online Games
4 4 (4.08%) iSeries
4 4 (4.08%) AS400
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.57%) Linux
2 19 (19.39%) UNIX
3 8 (8.16%) AIX
4 7 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.78%) MVC
2 30 (30.61%) OO
3 26 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (22.45%) E-Commerce
5 21 (21.43%) UML
6 19 (19.39%) Software Engineering
7 14 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 14 (14.29%) Software Architecture
7 14 (14.29%) Use Case
8 13 (13.27%) OOD
8 13 (13.27%) SOA
9 11 (11.22%) Scrum
10 9 (9.18%) TDD
11 8 (8.16%) Web Development
11 8 (8.16%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.14%) Content Management
13 4 (4.08%) Resource Management
13 4 (4.08%) ERP
14 3 (3.06%) Unit Testing
15 2 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (61.22%) SQL
3 38 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.16%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.08%) Ruby
5 4 (4.08%) PHP
6 2 (2.04%) Scala
6 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (21.43%) JBoss
2 18 (18.37%) Oracle
3 7 (7.14%) VMware
4 4 (4.08%) SAP
4 4 (4.08%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.04%) Sun
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.02%) Google
6 1 (1.02%) Facebook
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