The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 160 152 194
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 44 40 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.93% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.98% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 9
Average salary £46,000 £46,250 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.54% +3.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,850 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the West Midlands region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -4 16 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Birmingham -3 12 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Warwickshire -20 9 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Worcestershire +8 4 £56,250 +30.81%
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £47,000 -
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior Java 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 Developer in their job title.

1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (58.33%) J2EE
4 36 (42.86%) Scrum
5 34 (40.48%) Spring
6 27 (32.14%) Hibernate
7 24 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 23 (27.38%) Java EE
9 22 (26.19%) HTML
9 22 (26.19%) SQL
10 18 (21.43%) Linux
10 18 (21.43%) Internet
10 18 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (20.24%) CSS
11 17 (20.24%) Finance
12 15 (17.86%) TDD
12 15 (17.86%) JBoss
12 15 (17.86%) RESTful
13 14 (16.67%) JSP
13 14 (16.67%) Oracle
13 14 (16.67%) jQuery
14 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
14 13 (15.48%) Equities
14 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
14 13 (15.48%) Mentoring
15 12 (14.29%) SOA
15 12 (14.29%) Servlets
16 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
16 11 (13.10%) Ajax
16 11 (13.10%) JSON

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior Java 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.86%) JBoss
2 13 (15.48%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.76%) GlassFish
4 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.38%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.19%) Node.js
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) MySQL
2 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.57%) Big Data
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.19%) Infinispan
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (8.33%) Hudson
1 7 (8.33%) Maven
2 6 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.95%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.76%) JUnit
5 3 (3.57%) Subversion
5 3 (3.57%) Ant
6 2 (2.38%) Toad
6 2 (2.38%) PVCS
6 2 (2.38%) JIRA
6 2 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (2.38%) Selenium
6 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.38%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.19%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 6 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Electronics
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (58.33%) J2EE
2 34 (40.48%) Spring
3 27 (32.14%) Hibernate
4 23 (27.38%) Java EE
5 22 (26.19%) HTML
6 17 (20.24%) CSS
7 15 (17.86%) RESTful
8 14 (16.67%) JSP
8 14 (16.67%) jQuery
9 12 (14.29%) Servlets
10 11 (13.10%) Ajax
10 11 (13.10%) JSON
11 9 (10.71%) XML
12 7 (8.33%) JPA
12 7 (8.33%) Web Services
13 6 (7.14%) Struts
13 6 (7.14%) EJB
13 6 (7.14%) HTML5
14 5 (5.95%) Spring MVC
14 5 (5.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (15.48%) Equities
3 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.57%) Open Source
4 3 (3.57%) GIS
5 2 (2.38%) DTV
5 2 (2.38%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Linux
2 10 (11.90%) UNIX
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) Scrum
3 15 (17.86%) TDD
4 13 (15.48%) Unit Testing
4 13 (15.48%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.29%) SOA
6 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.71%) OO
8 7 (8.33%) MVC
9 6 (7.14%) BDD
10 4 (4.76%) UML
11 3 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.57%) Kanban
11 3 (3.57%) Web Development
11 3 (3.57%) OOP
11 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (2.38%) OOD
12 2 (2.38%) OOA/OOD
12 2 (2.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 22 (26.19%) SQL
4 6 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (3.57%) Groovy
5 3 (3.57%) Ruby
6 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.38%) Perl
6 2 (2.38%) PHP
6 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.38%) SAP
3 2 (2.38%) Google
3 2 (2.38%) Talend
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