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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 845 893 894
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 36 81 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.076% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.079% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 35 78 83
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +26 34 £52,500 - 9
East of England +11 19 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Essex +15 12 £67,500 +8.00%
Colchester +12 12 £67,500 +8.00%
London +36 7 £65,000 +8.33%
Cambridgeshire +11 6 £50,000 - 2
Huntingdon +3 4 £50,000 - 1
South East +27 2 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Scotland +24 2 £34,500 -23.33%
Edinburgh +12 2 £34,500 -23.33%
South West +10 2 £57,500 +31.42%
North West -17 2 £43,750 +2.94% 4
Cambridge - 2 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £43,750 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £43,750 - 1
Surrey +24 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Yorkshire +16 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire +2 1 £65,000 +36.84%
East Midlands -1 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Gloucestershire -13 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Wiltshire - 1 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £65,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Swindon - 1 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £47,500 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £45,000 -
Harrogate - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 98 (100.00%) Java
1 98 (100.00%) J2EE
2 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (53.06%) JavaScript
4 46 (46.94%) Spring
5 43 (43.88%) HTML
5 43 (43.88%) OO
6 37 (37.76%) Oracle
7 36 (36.73%) SQL
8 35 (35.71%) CSS
8 35 (35.71%) Software Engineering
9 32 (32.65%) Oracle Database
9 32 (32.65%) Relational Database
10 30 (30.61%) Degree
11 29 (29.59%) JBoss
11 29 (29.59%) OOP
12 27 (27.55%) Hibernate
13 26 (26.53%) WebLogic
13 26 (26.53%) E-Commerce
14 25 (25.51%) MySQL
14 25 (25.51%) XML
14 25 (25.51%) Ajax
15 24 (24.49%) Web Services
15 24 (24.49%) Open Source
16 23 (23.47%) Computer Science
17 22 (22.45%) Struts
18 21 (21.43%) Swing
18 21 (21.43%) Java EE
18 21 (21.43%) WebSphere
18 21 (21.43%) TDD

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 29 (29.59%) JBoss
2 26 (26.53%) WebLogic
3 21 (21.43%) WebSphere
4 18 (18.37%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.16%) Apache
6 5 (5.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (3.06%) Mule
7 3 (3.06%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (2.04%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.02%) Confluence
9 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.04%) Bluemix
2 2 (2.04%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
2 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.02%) AMQP
3 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.65%) Oracle Database
1 32 (32.65%) Relational Database
2 25 (25.51%) MySQL
3 11 (11.22%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.16%) Big Data
5 7 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.12%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.02%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Maven
2 11 (11.22%) Eclipse
2 11 (11.22%) Subversion
3 9 (9.18%) JUnit
4 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.12%) Ant
5 6 (6.12%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.12%) JIRA
5 6 (6.12%) Mercurial
5 6 (6.12%) NetBeans
5 6 (6.12%) Toad
6 4 (4.08%) Artifactory
6 4 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.02%) Gatling
8 1 (1.02%) jMock
8 1 (1.02%) Mockito
General
1 17 (17.35%) Finance
1 17 (17.35%) Retail
2 6 (6.12%) Banking
2 6 (6.12%) Electronics
2 6 (6.12%) Games
2 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.12%) Marketing
2 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (100.00%) J2EE
2 46 (46.94%) Spring
3 43 (43.88%) HTML
4 35 (35.71%) CSS
5 27 (27.55%) Hibernate
6 25 (25.51%) Ajax
6 25 (25.51%) XML
7 24 (24.49%) Web Services
8 22 (22.45%) Struts
9 21 (21.43%) Java EE
9 21 (21.43%) Swing
10 20 (20.41%) Servlets
11 16 (16.33%) JSP
12 15 (15.31%) EJB
13 13 (13.27%) RESTful
14 12 (12.24%) JMS
15 11 (11.22%) ActiveMQ
15 11 (11.22%) JDBC
16 10 (10.20%) Spring MVC
17 8 (8.16%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.08%) RIA
2 4 (4.08%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.02%) Fintech
4 1 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.88%) OO
3 35 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 29 (29.59%) OOP
5 26 (26.53%) E-Commerce
6 24 (24.49%) Open Source
7 21 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 21 (21.43%) TDD
8 20 (20.41%) Scrum
9 16 (16.33%) MVC
10 11 (11.22%) OOD
11 10 (10.20%) Coaching
11 10 (10.20%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.18%) Multithreading
12 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
13 8 (8.16%) BDD
14 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (6.12%) SDLC
14 6 (6.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (53.06%) JavaScript
3 36 (36.73%) SQL
4 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.04%) AspectJ
5 2 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (30.61%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.04%) HND
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Ansible
1 1 (1.02%) Puppet
1 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (37.76%) Oracle
2 6 (6.12%) SAP
3 5 (5.10%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.06%) BEA
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (1.02%) Google
6 1 (1.02%) hybris
6 1 (1.02%) Sun
6 1 (1.02%) Twitter
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