The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 182 188 161
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 26 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.39% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.42% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 34
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5117 5286 4632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.81% 94.70% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4285 4439 4020
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Java Developer
England

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 13 £48,000 +1.05% 1
Birmingham -6 7 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Warwickshire +16 6 £52,500 +40.00%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (57.14%) J2EE
4 28 (44.44%) Scrum
5 23 (36.51%) Spring
6 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
7 18 (28.57%) SQL
8 17 (26.98%) Eclipse
9 16 (25.40%) XML
10 14 (22.22%) CSS
10 14 (22.22%) HTML
10 14 (22.22%) Java EE
10 14 (22.22%) Hibernate
11 12 (19.05%) TDD
11 12 (19.05%) JBoss
12 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
12 11 (17.46%) Web Services
12 11 (17.46%) XSLT
12 11 (17.46%) Pair Programming
12 11 (17.46%) Finance
13 9 (14.29%) Degree
13 9 (14.29%) Oracle
14 8 (12.70%) JSP
14 8 (12.70%) JPA
15 7 (11.11%) RESTful
15 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (11.11%) Servlets
15 7 (11.11%) PhD
15 7 (11.11%) Sun
15 7 (11.11%) Sun Certification

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.76%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Portal
3 1 (1.59%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Internet
2 3 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) MySQL
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) MaxDB
4 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.94%) Hudson
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (4.76%) Ant
3 3 (4.76%) JUnit
3 3 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.59%) RSpec
4 1 (1.59%) WATIR
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (57.14%) J2EE
2 23 (36.51%) Spring
3 16 (25.40%) XML
4 14 (22.22%) CSS
4 14 (22.22%) HTML
4 14 (22.22%) Java EE
4 14 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 11 (17.46%) Web Services
5 11 (17.46%) XSLT
6 8 (12.70%) JSP
6 8 (12.70%) JPA
7 7 (11.11%) RESTful
7 7 (11.11%) Servlets
8 6 (9.52%) SOAP
8 6 (9.52%) Struts
9 5 (7.94%) jQuery
9 5 (7.94%) J2SE
9 5 (7.94%) GWT
10 4 (6.35%) JSON
10 4 (6.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.76%) Equities
4 2 (3.17%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) UNIX
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) Scrum
3 12 (19.05%) TDD
4 11 (17.46%) Pair Programming
5 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.94%) OO
8 4 (6.35%) OOD
9 3 (4.76%) BDD
9 3 (4.76%) UML
9 3 (4.76%) DSDM
10 2 (3.17%) MVC
10 2 (3.17%) SOA
10 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.17%) Time Management
10 2 (3.17%) Kanban
10 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.59%) User Stories
11 1 (1.59%) Android Development
11 1 (1.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
3 18 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (9.52%) Groovy
5 5 (7.94%) C#
6 4 (6.35%) C
6 4 (6.35%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) XPath
7 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) PhD
2 7 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) JBoss
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) Sun
4 4 (6.35%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) Facebook
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
6 1 (1.59%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.59%) VMware
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