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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 164 168 141
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 33 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.68% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.71% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 47
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +14 12 £50,000 +21.21%
Coventry +11 11 £40,000 -13.04% 1
Birmingham -4 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Solihull - 1 £55,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 77 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (58.44%) Spring
3 40 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (50.65%) J2EE
5 33 (42.86%) Hibernate
6 31 (40.26%) JavaScript
7 30 (38.96%) TDD
8 28 (36.36%) SQL
9 27 (35.06%) HTML
9 27 (35.06%) CSS
9 27 (35.06%) Scrum
10 20 (25.97%) Eclipse
11 18 (23.38%) JBoss
11 18 (23.38%) XML
12 17 (22.08%) JPA
13 15 (19.48%) JSP
13 15 (19.48%) OO
13 15 (19.48%) Tomcat
14 14 (18.18%) JMS
15 13 (16.88%) Oracle
16 12 (15.58%) Degree
16 12 (15.58%) Finance
16 12 (15.58%) XSLT
16 12 (15.58%) RESTful
16 12 (15.58%) Groovy
17 11 (14.29%) Swing
18 10 (12.99%) WebSphere
18 10 (12.99%) Subversion
19 9 (11.69%) Ajax
19 9 (11.69%) Servlets

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (19.48%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.99%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.49%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.30%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.19%) JasperReports
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.60%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.60%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) DB2
6 1 (1.30%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Eclipse
2 10 (12.99%) Subversion
3 7 (9.09%) JUnit
4 6 (7.79%) Selenium
4 6 (7.79%) Hudson
4 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.49%) Maven
6 4 (5.19%) FitNesse
7 3 (3.90%) Toad
7 3 (3.90%) PVCS
7 3 (3.90%) Ant
7 3 (3.90%) Eclipse RCP
7 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.30%) Xcode
8 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.30%) WATIR
8 1 (1.30%) RSpec
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 4 (5.19%) Games
5 2 (2.60%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (58.44%) Spring
2 39 (50.65%) J2EE
3 33 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 27 (35.06%) HTML
4 27 (35.06%) CSS
5 18 (23.38%) XML
6 17 (22.08%) JPA
7 15 (19.48%) JSP
8 14 (18.18%) JMS
9 12 (15.58%) XSLT
9 12 (15.58%) RESTful
10 11 (14.29%) Swing
11 9 (11.69%) Ajax
11 9 (11.69%) Servlets
11 9 (11.69%) SOAP
12 8 (10.39%) Struts
12 8 (10.39%) Web Services
12 8 (10.39%) EJB
13 7 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
13 7 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.60%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Linux
1 3 (3.90%) UNIX
2 1 (1.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.96%) TDD
3 27 (35.06%) Scrum
4 15 (19.48%) OO
5 8 (10.39%) MVC
6 7 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.09%) DSDM
7 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.49%) OOD
8 5 (6.49%) UML
8 5 (6.49%) BDD
8 5 (6.49%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.19%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.90%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (2.60%) Time Management
11 2 (2.60%) Refactoring
11 2 (2.60%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (40.26%) JavaScript
3 28 (36.36%) SQL
4 12 (15.58%) Groovy
5 9 (11.69%) PHP
6 4 (5.19%) C#
7 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.60%) Scala
8 2 (2.60%) Clojure
8 2 (2.60%) C++
8 2 (2.60%) Delphi
8 2 (2.60%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) JBoss
2 13 (16.88%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) Google
4 2 (2.60%) IBM
4 2 (2.60%) Sun
5 1 (1.30%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.30%) Sybase
5 1 (1.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) Facebook
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago