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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior J2EE Developer
Rank 856 897 846
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior J2EE Developer 36 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.041% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.044% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 46
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 22 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 27 May 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
England +39 36 £55,000 +4.76% 4
South East +31 27 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Tonbridge - 12 £55,000 -
Kent - 12 £55,000 - 1
Somerset - 9 £55,000 -
Wells - 9 £55,000 -
South West - 9 £55,000 -
London +23 7 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 4 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Milton Keynes -28 4 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Reading - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
Uxbridge - 4 - -
Horsham - 3 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £52,500 -
City of London +49 2 - -
West Midlands -6 2 £52,750 +10.47%
East Sussex - 2 £63,500 -
Middlesex - 2 £52,500 -
Warwickshire -8 1 £57,500 +27.77%
Coventry -12 1 £48,000 -
Warwick - 1 £57,500 -

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 66 (100.00%) Java
1 66 (100.00%) J2EE
2 52 (78.79%) Spring
3 44 (66.67%) JSP
4 33 (50.00%) Servlets
4 33 (50.00%) XML
4 33 (50.00%) Maven
5 31 (46.97%) SQL
6 30 (45.45%) Linux
6 30 (45.45%) UML
7 29 (43.94%) Git (software)
8 28 (42.42%) JSON
8 28 (42.42%) Subversion
8 28 (42.42%) Ant
8 28 (42.42%) Tomcat
8 28 (42.42%) Eclipse
9 27 (40.91%) MySQL
10 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
11 22 (33.33%) HTML
11 22 (33.33%) JDBC
11 22 (33.33%) OOD
11 22 (33.33%) Scrum
12 21 (31.82%) Hibernate
13 20 (30.30%) Struts
14 19 (28.79%) OOP
14 19 (28.79%) RUP
15 18 (27.27%) IBM
15 18 (27.27%) JIRA
15 18 (27.27%) AspectJ
15 18 (27.27%) AOP

Senior J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 28 (42.42%) Tomcat
2 18 (27.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (15.15%) WebLogic
4 9 (13.64%) JBoss
5 8 (12.12%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (12.12%) WebSphere
5 8 (12.12%) Liferay
5 8 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.55%) Apache Solr
6 3 (4.55%) Apache
7 1 (1.52%) CMS
7 1 (1.52%) Node.js
7 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) HTTP
2 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.91%) MySQL
2 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.12%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (50.00%) Maven
2 29 (43.94%) Git (software)
3 28 (42.42%) Ant
3 28 (42.42%) Eclipse
3 28 (42.42%) Subversion
4 18 (27.27%) JIRA
5 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
6 12 (18.18%) JUnit
7 8 (12.12%) Log4j
8 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.06%) Hudson
9 3 (4.55%) Mockito
10 1 (1.52%) jMock
General
1 12 (18.18%) Retail
2 7 (10.61%) Games
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) J2EE
2 52 (78.79%) Spring
3 44 (66.67%) JSP
4 33 (50.00%) Servlets
4 33 (50.00%) XML
5 28 (42.42%) JSON
6 22 (33.33%) JDBC
6 22 (33.33%) HTML
7 21 (31.82%) Hibernate
8 20 (30.30%) Struts
9 16 (24.24%) jQuery
10 15 (22.73%) Java EE
10 15 (22.73%) Web Services
11 13 (19.70%) CSS
12 12 (18.18%) Ajax
13 11 (16.67%) REST
14 10 (15.15%) XSLT
15 9 (13.64%) XSD
16 8 (12.12%) XSL
16 8 (12.12%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (13.64%) Data Structures
2 8 (12.12%) Algorithms
2 8 (12.12%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.61%) Online Games
4 3 (4.55%) GIS
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (45.45%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) UNIX
3 8 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) UML
2 22 (33.33%) OOD
2 22 (33.33%) Scrum
3 19 (28.79%) RUP
3 19 (28.79%) OOP
4 18 (27.27%) AOP
5 12 (18.18%) Use Case
5 12 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (18.18%) SOA
5 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 11 (16.67%) TDD
6 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (15.15%) SDLC
8 9 (13.64%) System Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (12.12%) Asset Management
9 8 (12.12%) Migration
9 8 (12.12%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (46.97%) SQL
3 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.27%) AspectJ
5 8 (12.12%) XPath
5 8 (12.12%) XQuery
5 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.03%) HQL
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Sun Certification
1 3 (4.55%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (4.55%) OCPJP
1 3 (4.55%) OCMJD
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) IBM
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 8 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (4.55%) Sun
5 2 (3.03%) BEA
5 2 (3.03%) Endeca
5 2 (3.03%) hybris
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - £80000
Posted: 5 days ago