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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior J2EE Developer
Rank 870 864 799
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior J2EE Developer 81 77 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.074% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.076% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 80 67 115
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 30 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 5 February 2016. 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
England +15 81 £55,000 +4.76% 11
South East +12 38 £55,000 +22.22% 4
London -22 16 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Buckinghamshire - 15 £47,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 15 £47,500 - 1
East of England +13 13 £62,500 +35.13%
Essex +8 13 £62,500 +35.13%
Colchester - 13 £62,500 -
West Midlands -11 10 £50,000 -6.97%
Kent +12 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £55,000 -
Coventry +2 7 £50,000 +4.16%
Surrey +9 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Reigate - 5 £55,000 -
East Sussex +7 3 £42,000 +16.66% 1
Brighton +4 3 £42,000 +16.66% 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
Leeds - 3 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +52 2 £61,375 -3.72% 3
Middlesex +8 2 £70,000 +33.33%
Worcestershire +1 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Worcester - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire +2 1 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Bristol -2 1 £42,500 +26.86%
Sittingbourne -2 1 £50,000 +11.11%
South West -9 1 £42,500 +26.86%
West Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £42,500 -

Senior J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 163 (100.00%) J2EE
2 161 (98.77%) Java
3 101 (61.96%) Spring
4 90 (55.21%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (53.99%) JavaScript
6 79 (48.47%) HTML
7 75 (46.01%) XML
8 73 (44.79%) CSS
9 69 (42.33%) JSP
10 65 (39.88%) OO
11 57 (34.97%) Servlets
12 56 (34.36%) Hibernate
13 46 (28.22%) Linux
14 45 (27.61%) SQL
15 43 (26.38%) Open Source
16 42 (25.77%) JDBC
17 40 (24.54%) Oracle
18 39 (23.93%) Struts
19 38 (23.31%) Web Services
19 38 (23.31%) TDD
20 37 (22.70%) Maven
20 37 (22.70%) UML
21 36 (22.09%) JUnit
21 36 (22.09%) MySQL
21 36 (22.09%) E-Commerce
21 36 (22.09%) Degree
22 34 (20.86%) Tomcat
22 34 (20.86%) Scrum
23 32 (19.63%) JMS
23 32 (19.63%) OOP

Senior J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (20.86%) Tomcat
2 31 (19.02%) WebSphere
3 28 (17.18%) JBoss
4 25 (15.34%) WebLogic
5 13 (7.98%) Cloud Foundry
6 11 (6.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (4.91%) Jetty
8 5 (3.07%) Apache Solr
8 5 (3.07%) Apache Spark
8 5 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (3.07%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.84%) Apache
9 3 (1.84%) GemFire
9 3 (1.84%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.23%) Liferay
11 1 (0.61%) Confluence
11 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.61%) Mule
11 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.98%) Bluemix
2 10 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.11%) HTTP
2 20 (12.27%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) ATM
4 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.09%) MySQL
2 29 (17.79%) SQL Server
3 23 (14.11%) Relational Database
4 19 (11.66%) RDBMS
5 18 (11.04%) Oracle Database
6 12 (7.36%) NoSQL
7 11 (6.75%) Big Data
8 9 (5.52%) Hadoop
8 9 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.07%) Couchbase
9 5 (3.07%) JasperReports
9 5 (3.07%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.07%) Redis
9 5 (3.07%) Riak
10 3 (1.84%) DB2
10 3 (1.84%) HBase
10 3 (1.84%) SQLite
11 2 (1.23%) GIS
12 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 37 (22.70%) Maven
2 36 (22.09%) JUnit
3 29 (17.79%) Eclipse
4 22 (13.50%) Ant
5 19 (11.66%) Subversion
6 17 (10.43%) Git (software)
7 14 (8.59%) JIRA
8 8 (4.91%) JBehave
8 8 (4.91%) Selenium
9 5 (3.07%) Mockito
10 4 (2.45%) TestNG
11 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 2 (1.23%) jMock
13 1 (0.61%) EasyMock
13 1 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 23 (14.11%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Retail
3 14 (8.59%) Banking
4 13 (7.98%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.45%) Law
5 4 (2.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (100.00%) J2EE
2 101 (61.96%) Spring
3 79 (48.47%) HTML
4 75 (46.01%) XML
5 73 (44.79%) CSS
6 69 (42.33%) JSP
7 57 (34.97%) Servlets
8 56 (34.36%) Hibernate
9 42 (25.77%) JDBC
10 39 (23.93%) Struts
11 38 (23.31%) Web Services
12 32 (19.63%) JMS
13 25 (15.34%) Ajax
14 22 (13.50%) DHTML
15 20 (12.27%) JSON
16 18 (11.04%) EJB
16 18 (11.04%) JPA
16 18 (11.04%) Swing
17 16 (9.82%) XSLT
18 15 (9.20%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.63%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.84%) Equities
4 3 (1.84%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (1.84%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.84%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.22%) Linux
2 22 (13.50%) Unix
3 6 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.07%) Android
4 5 (3.07%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (55.21%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (39.88%) OO
3 43 (26.38%) Open Source
4 38 (23.31%) TDD
5 37 (22.70%) UML
6 36 (22.09%) E-Commerce
7 34 (20.86%) Scrum
8 32 (19.63%) OOP
9 31 (19.02%) Software Engineering
10 29 (17.79%) OOD
11 25 (15.34%) Mentoring
12 23 (14.11%) OOA/OOD
12 23 (14.11%) Web Development
13 22 (13.50%) Software Architecture
13 22 (13.50%) Use Case
14 19 (11.66%) Unit Testing
15 18 (11.04%) RUP
16 17 (10.43%) MVC
17 16 (9.82%) Waterfall
18 15 (9.20%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 161 (98.77%) Java
2 88 (53.99%) JavaScript
3 45 (27.61%) SQL
4 24 (14.72%) PL/SQL
5 13 (7.98%) AspectJ
6 8 (4.91%) C#
7 5 (3.07%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.07%) Go
7 5 (3.07%) Perl
7 5 (3.07%) Python
8 3 (1.84%) COBOL
8 3 (1.84%) REXX
9 2 (1.23%) Scala
10 1 (0.61%) C
10 1 (0.61%) C++
10 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (22.09%) Degree
2 11 (6.75%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.23%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.23%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.23%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Ansible
1 5 (3.07%) Kibana
1 5 (3.07%) logstash
1 5 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.07%) Puppet
1 5 (3.07%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (24.54%) Oracle
2 17 (10.43%) IBM
3 8 (4.91%) Sun
4 4 (2.45%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.84%) Hortonworks
5 3 (1.84%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.23%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) BroadVision
7 1 (0.61%) FatWire
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
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