The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Java/J2EE Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 836 904 918
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 63 73 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.067% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.069% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 57 71 64
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

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 28 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java/J2EE Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 60 £52,500 - 7
East of England +22 20 £62,500 +25.00%
South East +22 16 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Essex +14 9 £62,500 +25.00%
Colchester - 9 £62,500 -
London +26 8 £62,500 +4.16%
North West - 8 £43,500 - 1
Manchester - 8 £43,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £52,500 -
Berkshire +9 5 £68,000 +36.00%
Cambridgeshire +7 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Cambridge +10 4 £52,500 +9.37%
Coventry +4 4 £50,000 -
West Midlands 0 4 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £51,250 -
Reading - 4 £68,000 -
Buckinghamshire +18 3 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes +16 3 £47,500 -
South West +6 3 £55,000 -
Guildford - 3 £52,500 -
City of London +45 2 £58,500 -6.40%
Kent +17 2 £55,000 -
Cardiff +11 2 £45,000 -
South Wales +6 2 £45,000 -
Wales +2 2 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £55,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £55,000 -
Watford - 2 £65,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland +14 1 £50,000 +53.84%

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Senior Java/J2EE Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 129 (100.00%) Java
1 129 (100.00%) J2EE
2 81 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (62.02%) JavaScript
4 76 (58.91%) HTML
4 76 (58.91%) Spring
5 66 (51.16%) CSS
6 62 (48.06%) OO
7 55 (42.64%) SQL
8 54 (41.86%) Software Engineering
9 51 (39.53%) Oracle
10 46 (35.66%) Hibernate
11 44 (34.11%) Web Services
11 44 (34.11%) XML
12 42 (32.56%) Scrum
13 39 (30.23%) Struts
13 39 (30.23%) MySQL
13 39 (30.23%) JMS
13 39 (30.23%) Relational Database
14 37 (28.68%) Open Source
15 36 (27.91%) JBoss
15 36 (27.91%) Ajax
16 34 (26.36%) TDD
16 34 (26.36%) JSP
17 33 (25.58%) Servlets
18 32 (24.81%) Linux
19 31 (24.03%) JUnit
19 31 (24.03%) Oracle Database
20 30 (23.26%) Degree
21 27 (20.93%) WebLogic

Senior Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (27.91%) JBoss
2 27 (20.93%) WebLogic
3 26 (20.16%) WebSphere
4 18 (13.95%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.88%) Apache
6 4 (3.10%) Jetty
6 4 (3.10%) nginx
7 2 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
8 1 (0.78%) Mule
8 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) Bluemix
2 2 (1.55%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.40%) HTTP
2 14 (10.85%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.10%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.23%) MySQL
1 39 (30.23%) Relational Database
2 31 (24.03%) Oracle Database
3 21 (16.28%) NoSQL
4 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
5 16 (12.40%) InterSystems Cache
6 9 (6.98%) RDBMS
7 8 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.88%) Big Data
8 5 (3.88%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.88%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.78%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 31 (24.03%) JUnit
2 16 (12.40%) Maven
3 15 (11.63%) jMock
3 15 (11.63%) Mockito
4 14 (10.85%) Subversion
5 11 (8.53%) Eclipse
6 10 (7.75%) Jenkins
7 8 (6.20%) Ant
7 8 (6.20%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.88%) NetBeans
9 4 (3.10%) Artifactory
9 4 (3.10%) Hudson
9 4 (3.10%) JIRA
9 4 (3.10%) Mercurial
9 4 (3.10%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (3.10%) Toad
10 2 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.78%) Gatling
General
1 21 (16.28%) Finance
2 16 (12.40%) Retail
3 6 (4.65%) Electronics
3 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.65%) Marketing
3 6 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.88%) Banking
5 4 (3.10%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.10%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (100.00%) J2EE
2 76 (58.91%) HTML
2 76 (58.91%) Spring
3 66 (51.16%) CSS
4 46 (35.66%) Hibernate
5 44 (34.11%) Web Services
5 44 (34.11%) XML
6 39 (30.23%) JMS
6 39 (30.23%) Struts
7 36 (27.91%) Ajax
8 34 (26.36%) JSP
9 33 (25.58%) Servlets
10 26 (20.16%) RESTful
11 22 (17.05%) Swing
12 21 (16.28%) Java EE
13 20 (15.50%) ActiveMQ
13 20 (15.50%) JDBC
14 16 (12.40%) EJB
14 16 (12.40%) JPA
14 16 (12.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.10%) RIA
3 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.78%) Fintech
5 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.81%) Linux
2 12 (9.30%) Ubuntu
3 8 (6.20%) Unix
4 4 (3.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (48.06%) OO
3 54 (41.86%) Software Engineering
4 42 (32.56%) Scrum
5 37 (28.68%) Open Source
6 34 (26.36%) TDD
7 27 (20.93%) MVC
7 27 (20.93%) OOP
8 26 (20.16%) Multithreading
9 23 (17.83%) Unit Testing
10 22 (17.05%) E-Commerce
10 22 (17.05%) Mentoring
11 18 (13.95%) AOP
12 16 (12.40%) OOA/OOD
12 16 (12.40%) OOD
13 14 (10.85%) BDD
13 14 (10.85%) Software Architecture
13 14 (10.85%) Use Case
14 13 (10.08%) Coaching
14 13 (10.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (62.02%) JavaScript
3 55 (42.64%) SQL
4 8 (6.20%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.55%) AspectJ
5 2 (1.55%) Groovy
5 2 (1.55%) Perl
5 2 (1.55%) Ruby
5 2 (1.55%) Scala
6 1 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (23.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Ansible
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
1 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (39.53%) Oracle
2 6 (4.65%) SAP
3 4 (3.10%) Altova
3 4 (3.10%) Fiorano
3 4 (3.10%) ILOG
3 4 (3.10%) Splunk
3 4 (3.10%) Talend
3 4 (3.10%) WSO2
4 3 (2.33%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.55%) BEA
5 2 (1.55%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.78%) Sun
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