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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior J2EE Developer
Rank 870 871 859
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior J2EE Developer 25 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.039% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.041% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 36
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,800 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%

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
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015 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 27 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
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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 -1 22 £50,000 - 2
South East +16 14 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Milton Keynes -8 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
East of England - 5 £50,000 -
Huntingdon - 4 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £50,000 -
South West -1 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Wales -7 3 £45,000 +16.88%
South Wales -10 3 £45,000 +16.88%
Cardiff -11 3 £45,000 +54.58%
Somerset - 3 £55,000 -
Tonbridge - 3 £55,000 -
Wells - 3 £55,000 -
Kent - 3 £55,000 -
London +10 2 £67,250 +34.50% 1
City of London +22 1 £72,000 +30.90% 1
West Midlands -5 1 £50,000 +4.16%
Coventry -11 1 £50,000 +4.16%
West Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Horsham - 1 £52,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £50,000 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 -

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 64 (100.00%) Java
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 51 (79.69%) Spring
3 50 (78.13%) JSP
4 48 (75.00%) Servlets
5 46 (71.88%) XML
6 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
7 33 (51.56%) SQL
8 32 (50.00%) HTML
8 32 (50.00%) Hibernate
9 31 (48.44%) Struts
9 31 (48.44%) JDBC
10 28 (43.75%) UML
11 26 (40.63%) Eclipse
11 26 (40.63%) Maven
12 25 (39.06%) Scrum
12 25 (39.06%) OOD
12 25 (39.06%) Tomcat
12 25 (39.06%) Linux
12 25 (39.06%) MySQL
12 25 (39.06%) Ant
13 24 (37.50%) CSS
13 24 (37.50%) Subversion
13 24 (37.50%) JSON
13 24 (37.50%) Git (software)
14 23 (35.94%) Use Case
14 23 (35.94%) OOA/OOD
14 23 (35.94%) OO
15 17 (26.56%) OOP
15 17 (26.56%) Retail

Senior J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (39.06%) Tomcat
2 16 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (14.06%) JBoss
4 8 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 8 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 8 (12.50%) Liferay
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.56%) CMS
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) HTTP
2 15 (23.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) MySQL
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Eclipse
1 26 (40.63%) Maven
2 25 (39.06%) Ant
3 24 (37.50%) Subversion
3 24 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 16 (25.00%) JIRA
5 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
6 8 (12.50%) Log4j
7 6 (9.38%) JUnit
8 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.56%) Hudson
8 1 (1.56%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.56%) Gradle
General
1 17 (26.56%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Games
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Automotive
3 1 (1.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) J2EE
2 51 (79.69%) Spring
3 50 (78.13%) JSP
4 48 (75.00%) Servlets
5 46 (71.88%) XML
6 32 (50.00%) HTML
6 32 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 31 (48.44%) Struts
7 31 (48.44%) JDBC
8 24 (37.50%) CSS
8 24 (37.50%) JSON
9 15 (23.44%) XSLT
9 15 (23.44%) JMS
9 15 (23.44%) DHTML
10 14 (21.88%) Web Services
11 13 (20.31%) jQuery
11 13 (20.31%) Ajax
12 9 (14.06%) REST
12 9 (14.06%) EJB
13 8 (12.50%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Data Structures
2 8 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.25%) GIS
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.06%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) UNIX
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) UML
2 25 (39.06%) OOD
2 25 (39.06%) Scrum
3 23 (35.94%) Use Case
3 23 (35.94%) OOA/OOD
3 23 (35.94%) OO
4 17 (26.56%) OOP
5 16 (25.00%) RUP
5 16 (25.00%) AOP
5 16 (25.00%) Open Source
6 15 (23.44%) Software Architecture
6 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.63%) SDLC
8 9 (14.06%) Mentoring
8 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.06%) System Testing
8 9 (14.06%) TDD
8 9 (14.06%) SOA
9 8 (12.50%) B2B
9 8 (12.50%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 33 (51.56%) SQL
4 16 (25.00%) AspectJ
5 8 (12.50%) XPath
5 8 (12.50%) XQuery
5 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Scala
6 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) Python
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Sun Certification
1 4 (6.25%) OCPJWCD
1 4 (6.25%) OCPJP
1 4 (6.25%) OCMJD
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) IBM
2 8 (12.50%) VMware
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.56%) hybris
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago