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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 180 175 177
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 37 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.69% 0.73% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.77% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 28
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
5090 4949 4829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.07% 94.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4273 4177 4000
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(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
Birmingham 0 16 £43,750 -7.89% 6
Warwickshire -10 14 £50,000 -2.91% 1
Coventry -18 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Solihull +7 2 £43,250 -21.36%
Worcestershire - 2 £38,250 - 4
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 75 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (60.00%) Spring
4 44 (58.67%) J2EE
5 39 (52.00%) Hibernate
6 36 (48.00%) Scrum
7 32 (42.67%) TDD
8 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
9 20 (26.67%) Unit Testing
10 19 (25.33%) RESTful
10 19 (25.33%) HTML
11 15 (20.00%) OO
11 15 (20.00%) Oracle
11 15 (20.00%) Java EE
12 14 (18.67%) SQL
13 13 (17.33%) MVC
13 13 (17.33%) Subversion
13 13 (17.33%) jQuery
14 12 (16.00%) SDLC
15 11 (14.67%) Kanban
15 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
15 11 (14.67%) Maven
16 10 (13.33%) MySQL
16 10 (13.33%) XML
17 9 (12.00%) JSP
17 9 (12.00%) Finance
17 9 (12.00%) OOD
17 9 (12.00%) Ajax
18 8 (10.67%) Degree
18 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.33%) CMS
3 6 (8.00%) JBoss
4 4 (5.33%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.33%) Node.js
4 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) MySQL
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Subversion
2 11 (14.67%) Maven
3 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.33%) Ant
3 7 (9.33%) Gradle
4 5 (6.67%) Hudson
5 4 (5.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.33%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.33%) JUnit
6 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Banking
2 7 (9.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.00%) Spring
2 44 (58.67%) J2EE
3 39 (52.00%) Hibernate
4 19 (25.33%) RESTful
4 19 (25.33%) HTML
5 15 (20.00%) Java EE
6 13 (17.33%) jQuery
7 10 (13.33%) XML
8 9 (12.00%) Ajax
8 9 (12.00%) JSP
9 8 (10.67%) JPA
9 8 (10.67%) REST
10 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.33%) JSON
10 7 (9.33%) Servlets
10 7 (9.33%) Struts
11 6 (8.00%) Web Services
11 6 (8.00%) CSS
11 6 (8.00%) Spring MVC
11 6 (8.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Equities
1 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (48.00%) Scrum
3 32 (42.67%) TDD
4 20 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 15 (20.00%) OO
6 13 (17.33%) MVC
7 12 (16.00%) SDLC
8 11 (14.67%) Kanban
8 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
9 9 (12.00%) OOD
10 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.33%) Open Source
11 7 (9.33%) SOA
11 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (8.00%) Build Automation
13 4 (5.33%) User Stories
13 4 (5.33%) BDD
13 4 (5.33%) Refactoring
13 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 5 (6.67%) Ruby
5 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.67%) C
6 2 (2.67%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Worcestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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