The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Java/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 Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 806 766 690
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 113 108 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.097% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 67 101 214
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java/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 Java/J2EE Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -41 97 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Yorkshire -7 32 £45,000 +12.50%
London -71 31 £60,000 +14.28% 1
North Yorkshire -11 20 £50,000 +25.00%
York -1 19 - -
West Yorkshire -23 12 £40,000 +60.00%
Leeds -15 11 - -
South East -18 10 £48,750 -2.50%
City of London -19 8 £65,000 +41.30%
West Midlands -2 6 £50,250 +34.00%
East of England -22 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
South West +2 5 £52,500 +25.00% 1
South Wales - 5 £40,000 -
Wales - 5 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £40,000 -
Crawley - 5 £45,000 -
Bath - 4 £52,500 -
Somerset - 4 £52,500 -
Essex - 4 £50,000 -
Warwickshire +9 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Surrey +1 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Manchester -1 3 £44,500 +3.48% 1
North West -8 3 £44,500 +3.48% 1
Scotland - 3 £33,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £44,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £44,500 -
Brentwood - 3 - -
North East - 3 £44,500 -
Hertfordshire +8 2 - - 1

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java/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 Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 254 (100.00%) Java
1 254 (100.00%) J2EE
2 183 (72.05%) Spring
3 129 (50.79%) Hibernate
4 103 (40.55%) SQL
5 84 (33.07%) Tomcat
6 75 (29.53%) Oracle
7 69 (27.17%) JSP
8 65 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (25.20%) Maven
9 64 (25.20%) MVC
10 63 (24.80%) HTML
11 62 (24.41%) JavaScript
12 57 (22.44%) Java EE
13 56 (22.05%) XML
14 55 (21.65%) OO
15 54 (21.26%) Scrum
16 52 (20.47%) Unit Testing
17 50 (19.69%) JMS
18 49 (19.29%) OOD
19 48 (18.90%) Spring MVC
19 48 (18.90%) TDD
20 47 (18.50%) Subversion
20 47 (18.50%) Open Source
21 45 (17.72%) Web Services
22 44 (17.32%) CSS
23 42 (16.54%) WebLogic
23 42 (16.54%) EJB
23 42 (16.54%) JBoss
24 41 (16.14%) Servlets

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java/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 Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 84 (33.07%) Tomcat
2 42 (16.54%) WebLogic
3 33 (12.99%) TeamSite
3 33 (12.99%) Magnolia
4 13 (5.12%) Apache Solr
5 9 (3.54%) Apache
6 8 (3.15%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.76%) Confluence
8 3 (1.18%) Jetty
8 3 (1.18%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.79%) Drupal
9 2 (0.79%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.39%) CMS
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 9 (3.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.79%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.97%) SNMP
3 3 (1.18%) Intranet
3 3 (1.18%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.51%) MySQL
2 13 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.12%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.72%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.33%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (3.94%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.57%) Big Data
7 3 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.18%) DTS
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (1.18%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.18%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 64 (25.20%) Maven
2 47 (18.50%) Subversion
3 23 (9.06%) JUnit
4 20 (7.87%) Ant
4 20 (7.87%) Jenkins
5 19 (7.48%) JIRA
6 17 (6.69%) Eclipse
7 16 (6.30%) Git (software)
8 13 (5.12%) Selenium
8 13 (5.12%) Hudson
9 10 (3.94%) Mercurial
10 7 (2.76%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.97%) EasyMock
12 3 (1.18%) Rational Rose
13 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.79%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.79%) Mockito
14 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.39%) Checkstyle
14 1 (0.39%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 33 (12.99%) Finance
2 9 (3.54%) Retail
3 7 (2.76%) Banking
3 7 (2.76%) Advertising
4 5 (1.97%) Back Office
4 5 (1.97%) Legal
5 3 (1.18%) Automotive
6 2 (0.79%) Games
6 2 (0.79%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (100.00%) J2EE
2 183 (72.05%) Spring
3 129 (50.79%) Hibernate
4 69 (27.17%) JSP
5 63 (24.80%) HTML
6 57 (22.44%) Java EE
7 56 (22.05%) XML
8 50 (19.69%) JMS
9 48 (18.90%) Spring MVC
10 45 (17.72%) Web Services
11 44 (17.32%) CSS
12 42 (16.54%) EJB
13 41 (16.14%) Servlets
14 40 (15.75%) Struts
15 35 (13.78%) jQuery
16 34 (13.39%) SOAP
17 26 (10.24%) JDBC
18 25 (9.84%) JSF
19 22 (8.66%) REST
20 19 (7.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.50%) Open Source
2 33 (12.99%) N-Tier
3 21 (8.27%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.91%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.57%) Derivative
5 4 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.57%) AS400
5 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.57%) iSeries
6 3 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.79%) iPhone
7 2 (0.79%) Clustering
7 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.81%) Linux
2 26 (10.24%) UNIX
3 5 (1.97%) Solaris
4 4 (1.57%) Windows
5 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.79%) Android
7 1 (0.39%) AIX
7 1 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (25.20%) MVC
3 55 (21.65%) OO
4 54 (21.26%) Scrum
5 52 (20.47%) Unit Testing
6 49 (19.29%) OOD
7 48 (18.90%) TDD
8 36 (14.17%) E-Commerce
9 35 (13.78%) SOA
10 34 (13.39%) Software Engineering
11 23 (9.06%) UML
12 20 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (6.30%) RUP
14 13 (5.12%) Multithreading
14 13 (5.12%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (4.72%) Pair Programming
16 11 (4.33%) Waterfall
17 10 (3.94%) Web Application Development
17 10 (3.94%) Analytics
17 10 (3.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 254 (100.00%) Java
2 103 (40.55%) SQL
3 62 (24.41%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.30%) PL/SQL
5 11 (4.33%) Groovy
6 9 (3.54%) Perl
7 7 (2.76%) Scala
7 7 (2.76%) Clojure
8 6 (2.36%) XPath
9 5 (1.97%) PHP
10 3 (1.18%) C#
11 2 (0.79%) C++
12 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (11.81%) Degree
2 5 (1.97%) HND
2 5 (1.97%) Sun Certification
2 5 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.97%) QA
Vendors
1 75 (29.53%) Oracle
2 42 (16.54%) JBoss
3 33 (12.99%) Vignette
4 9 (3.54%) Twitter
5 7 (2.76%) Google
6 6 (2.36%) JD Edwards
7 5 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.97%) hybris
8 4 (1.57%) F5
8 4 (1.57%) SAP
8 4 (1.57%) Sybase
8 4 (1.57%) IBM
9 3 (1.18%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.18%) Sun
9 3 (1.18%) Facebook
10 2 (0.79%) Cisco
11 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.39%) FatWire
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