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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 851 877 901
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 67 84 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.076% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.079% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 61 76 76
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £64,550 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +13.63%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +36 63 £55,000 +4.76% 7
East of England +39 20 £62,500 +25.00% 1
South East +22 19 £47,500 -7.31% 1
Essex - 11 £62,500 -
Colchester - 11 £62,500 -
London +24 10 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +23 7 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes +14 7 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £52,500 +5.00%
North West - 5 £43,500 -
Manchester - 5 £43,500 -
East Sussex +14 4 - -
South West +11 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +8 4 £68,000 +36.00%
Cambridge +8 4 £52,500 +10.52%
Coventry +7 4 £50,000 +2.04%
West Midlands -2 4 £50,000 - 1
Brighton - 4 - -
Cardiff +6 3 £45,000 -
South Wales +5 3 £45,000 -
Wales +2 3 £45,000 -
Huntingdon -3 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Reading - 3 £68,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £55,000 -
Guildford - 3 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +56 2 £58,500 -10.00% 2
Watford - 2 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £65,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Java
1 138 (100.00%) J2EE
2 91 (65.94%) JavaScript
3 88 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (63.04%) Spring
5 82 (59.42%) HTML
6 74 (53.62%) CSS
7 71 (51.45%) OO
8 58 (42.03%) Hibernate
9 56 (40.58%) Software Engineering
9 56 (40.58%) XML
10 54 (39.13%) Oracle
11 53 (38.41%) SQL
12 46 (33.33%) Open Source
13 44 (31.88%) JUnit
13 44 (31.88%) JMS
14 42 (30.43%) Web Services
15 41 (29.71%) JSP
15 41 (29.71%) Linux
15 41 (29.71%) Scrum
16 40 (28.99%) Ajax
16 40 (28.99%) TDD
17 39 (28.26%) Servlets
17 39 (28.26%) Struts
18 38 (27.54%) Relational Database
19 37 (26.81%) Degree
19 37 (26.81%) MySQL
20 33 (23.91%) JBoss
21 30 (21.74%) MVC
22 29 (21.01%) 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 33 (23.91%) JBoss
2 29 (21.01%) WebLogic
3 27 (19.57%) WebSphere
4 18 (13.04%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.80%) Jetty
6 4 (2.90%) nginx
7 3 (2.17%) Apache
8 2 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.72%) CMS
9 1 (0.72%) IIS
9 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 14 (10.14%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) HTTP
2 19 (13.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.90%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.54%) Relational Database
2 37 (26.81%) MySQL
3 28 (20.29%) Oracle Database
4 23 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 18 (13.04%) InterSystems Cache
5 18 (13.04%) NoSQL
6 12 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (6.52%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.90%) SQLite
9 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.72%) Big Data
10 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.72%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 44 (31.88%) JUnit
2 19 (13.77%) Mockito
3 16 (11.59%) jMock
4 14 (10.14%) Maven
5 9 (6.52%) Eclipse
5 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.52%) Subversion
6 7 (5.07%) Ant
7 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.90%) Hudson
8 4 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.90%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (2.90%) TestNG
9 3 (2.17%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.45%) JIRA
11 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.72%) EasyMock
11 1 (0.72%) Gatling
11 1 (0.72%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Retail
3 10 (7.25%) Marketing
4 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.62%) Electronics
5 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (100.00%) J2EE
2 87 (63.04%) Spring
3 82 (59.42%) HTML
4 74 (53.62%) CSS
5 58 (42.03%) Hibernate
6 56 (40.58%) XML
7 44 (31.88%) JMS
8 42 (30.43%) Web Services
9 41 (29.71%) JSP
10 40 (28.99%) Ajax
11 39 (28.26%) Servlets
11 39 (28.26%) Struts
12 28 (20.29%) RESTful
13 23 (16.67%) Swing
14 21 (15.22%) JDBC
15 19 (13.77%) DHTML
15 19 (13.77%) JPA
16 17 (12.32%) ActiveMQ
16 17 (12.32%) HTML5
17 16 (11.59%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (2.90%) RIA
3 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.45%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.72%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 41 (29.71%) Linux
2 16 (11.59%) Unix
3 14 (10.14%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (51.45%) OO
3 56 (40.58%) Software Engineering
4 46 (33.33%) Open Source
5 41 (29.71%) Scrum
6 40 (28.99%) TDD
7 30 (21.74%) MVC
8 28 (20.29%) Unit Testing
9 27 (19.57%) E-Commerce
10 26 (18.84%) Multithreading
11 23 (16.67%) OOP
12 21 (15.22%) OOA/OOD
13 20 (14.49%) OOD
14 19 (13.77%) Software Architecture
14 19 (13.77%) Use Case
15 18 (13.04%) AOP
15 18 (13.04%) Mentoring
15 18 (13.04%) SDLC
16 16 (11.59%) BDD
17 14 (10.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 138 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (65.94%) JavaScript
3 53 (38.41%) SQL
4 12 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.62%) Scala
6 2 (1.45%) Groovy
6 2 (1.45%) Perl
6 2 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (0.72%) Python
7 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (26.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Ansible
1 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (39.13%) Oracle
2 5 (3.62%) SAP
3 4 (2.90%) Altova
3 4 (2.90%) Fiorano
3 4 (2.90%) ILOG
3 4 (2.90%) Splunk
3 4 (2.90%) Talend
3 4 (2.90%) WSO2
4 2 (1.45%) BEA
4 2 (1.45%) Sun
5 1 (0.72%) BroadVision
5 1 (0.72%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.72%) FatWire
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