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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java J2EE Developer
Rank 869 901 891
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java/J2EE Developer 63 77 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.069% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.072% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 82
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +35 59 £58,500 +6.36% 6
East of England +42 17 £62,500 +31.57%
South East +15 17 £47,500 -13.63% 3
London +22 16 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Colchester - 11 £62,500 -
Essex - 11 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire +29 10 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes +29 10 £47,500 -
Brighton +12 5 £45,000 +25.00%
East Sussex +4 5 £45,000 -9.54%
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £52,500 +10.52%
Coventry +10 4 £50,000 +4.16%
West Midlands -19 4 £50,000 -5.21%
Cambridge +9 3 £52,500 +10.52%
South West +8 3 £44,000 -20.00%
Cardiff - 3 £45,000 -
Wales - 3 £45,000 -
South Wales - 3 £45,000 -
North West +30 2 £43,500 +16.00%
Manchester -4 2 £43,500 +16.00%
Huntingdon -8 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £56,250 -
City of London +54 1 £58,500 -10.00% 2
Scotland +6 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Glasgow -5 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Somerset -21 1 £44,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire - 1 £58,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Surrey - 1 £50,000 - 1
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Java
1 140 (100.00%) J2EE
2 96 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 90 (64.29%) Spring
4 89 (63.57%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (62.86%) HTML
6 83 (59.29%) CSS
7 79 (56.43%) OO
8 64 (45.71%) Hibernate
9 60 (42.86%) XML
10 58 (41.43%) Oracle
11 56 (40.00%) Software Engineering
12 54 (38.57%) Open Source
13 51 (36.43%) SQL
14 46 (32.86%) JUnit
14 46 (32.86%) JSP
14 46 (32.86%) JMS
15 45 (32.14%) Linux
16 43 (30.71%) TDD
17 42 (30.00%) Servlets
18 41 (29.29%) Ajax
19 40 (28.57%) Scrum
20 39 (27.86%) Relational Database
21 38 (27.14%) Struts
22 37 (26.43%) Web Services
22 37 (26.43%) Degree
23 34 (24.29%) MVC
24 32 (22.86%) MySQL
25 31 (22.14%) WebLogic
25 31 (22.14%) JBoss

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 31 (22.14%) JBoss
1 31 (22.14%) WebLogic
2 29 (20.71%) WebSphere
3 20 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.43%) Jetty
5 4 (2.86%) nginx
6 3 (2.14%) Apache
7 2 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) IIS
8 1 (0.71%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 14 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.86%) HTTP
2 23 (16.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.86%) Relational Database
2 32 (22.86%) MySQL
3 30 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 30 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 18 (12.86%) InterSystems Cache
5 15 (10.71%) NoSQL
6 13 (9.29%) RDBMS
7 12 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.57%) SQLite
9 4 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.71%) Big Data
11 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (32.86%) JUnit
2 22 (15.71%) Mockito
3 21 (15.00%) Maven
4 18 (12.86%) jMock
5 10 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 10 (7.14%) Subversion
6 9 (6.43%) Ant
6 9 (6.43%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.29%) TestNG
8 4 (2.86%) Hudson
8 4 (2.86%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (2.14%) JIRA
10 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.71%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.71%) JBehave
10 1 (0.71%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 11 (7.86%) Retail
2 10 (7.14%) Finance
3 7 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.43%) Banking
5 2 (1.43%) Electronics
5 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (100.00%) J2EE
2 90 (64.29%) Spring
3 88 (62.86%) HTML
4 83 (59.29%) CSS
5 64 (45.71%) Hibernate
6 60 (42.86%) XML
7 46 (32.86%) JMS
7 46 (32.86%) JSP
8 42 (30.00%) Servlets
9 41 (29.29%) Ajax
10 38 (27.14%) Struts
11 37 (26.43%) Web Services
12 28 (20.00%) RESTful
13 26 (18.57%) JDBC
14 25 (17.86%) Swing
15 23 (16.43%) DHTML
16 17 (12.14%) JPA
17 16 (11.43%) Spring MVC
17 16 (11.43%) XSLT
18 15 (10.71%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.14%) RIA
4 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (32.14%) Linux
2 20 (14.29%) Unix
3 14 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.86%) Windows
5 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (63.57%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (56.43%) OO
3 56 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 54 (38.57%) Open Source
5 43 (30.71%) TDD
6 40 (28.57%) Scrum
7 34 (24.29%) MVC
8 30 (21.43%) E-Commerce
9 26 (18.57%) OOP
10 25 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
11 23 (16.43%) Software Architecture
11 23 (16.43%) Unit Testing
11 23 (16.43%) Use Case
12 22 (15.71%) Multithreading
12 22 (15.71%) OOD
13 19 (13.57%) AOP
13 19 (13.57%) SDLC
13 19 (13.57%) Web Development
14 16 (11.43%) BDD
14 16 (11.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 140 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 51 (36.43%) SQL
4 15 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.29%) Scala
6 2 (1.43%) Groovy
6 2 (1.43%) Perl
6 2 (1.43%) Ruby
7 1 (0.71%) AspectJ
7 1 (0.71%) Python
7 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (26.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.43%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 58 (41.43%) Oracle
2 4 (2.86%) Altova
2 4 (2.86%) Fiorano
2 4 (2.86%) ILOG
2 4 (2.86%) Splunk
2 4 (2.86%) Talend
2 4 (2.86%) WSO2
3 2 (1.43%) BEA
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.43%) SAP
3 2 (1.43%) Sun
4 1 (0.71%) BroadVision
4 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.71%) FatWire
4 1 (0.71%) IBM
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