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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 185 183 174
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 29 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 22
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 £42,500 £37,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
5263 5185 4522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 94.74% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4363 4380 3885
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 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +14 16 £49,000 +3.15% 1
Birmingham -6 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Warwickshire +17 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Worcestershire -1 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 68 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (58.82%) J2EE
3 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (47.06%) Scrum
5 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
5 21 (30.88%) Spring
6 19 (27.94%) HTML
6 19 (27.94%) SQL
6 19 (27.94%) CSS
7 18 (26.47%) Java EE
8 16 (23.53%) XML
9 14 (20.59%) Oracle
9 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
9 14 (20.59%) Hibernate
10 12 (17.65%) JSP
10 12 (17.65%) JBoss
10 12 (17.65%) Tomcat
10 12 (17.65%) Finance
11 11 (16.18%) Web Services
11 11 (16.18%) XSLT
12 10 (14.71%) Servlets
12 10 (14.71%) Linux
12 10 (14.71%) Pair Programming
12 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (13.24%) Internet
13 9 (13.24%) TDD
13 9 (13.24%) JPA
14 8 (11.76%) SOAP
14 8 (11.76%) Degree
14 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.88%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.47%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Internet
2 3 (4.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) MySQL
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
1 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.47%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.47%) Infinispan
5 1 (1.47%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.35%) Hudson
3 3 (4.41%) Subversion
4 2 (2.94%) Ant
4 2 (2.94%) JUnit
4 2 (2.94%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) RSpec
5 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.47%) PVCS
5 1 (1.47%) Toad
5 1 (1.47%) Xcode
5 1 (1.47%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) WATIR
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.41%) Electronics
4 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (58.82%) J2EE
2 21 (30.88%) Spring
3 19 (27.94%) HTML
3 19 (27.94%) CSS
4 18 (26.47%) Java EE
5 16 (23.53%) XML
6 14 (20.59%) Hibernate
7 12 (17.65%) JSP
8 11 (16.18%) XSLT
8 11 (16.18%) Web Services
9 10 (14.71%) Servlets
10 9 (13.24%) JPA
11 8 (11.76%) RESTful
11 8 (11.76%) SOAP
12 6 (8.82%) Struts
12 6 (8.82%) GWT
13 5 (7.35%) jQuery
13 5 (7.35%) EJB
13 5 (7.35%) J2SE
13 5 (7.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.41%) DTV
2 3 (4.41%) Equities
2 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Open Source
4 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.47%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) Scrum
3 10 (14.71%) Pair Programming
4 9 (13.24%) TDD
5 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.88%) OO
7 4 (5.88%) OOD
7 4 (5.88%) Kanban
8 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.41%) SOA
8 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.41%) DSDM
8 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.41%) UML
8 3 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.47%) Android Development
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.94%) SQL
4 8 (11.76%) Groovy
5 4 (5.88%) PHP
5 4 (5.88%) C#
6 3 (4.41%) C
7 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.94%) XPath
8 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) PhD
2 7 (10.29%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Oracle
2 12 (17.65%) JBoss
3 7 (10.29%) Sun
4 5 (7.35%) Google
5 4 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) Sybase
7 1 (1.47%) Facebook
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