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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 174 185 187
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 43 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.52% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.54% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 24
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
5270 5142 5161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4397 4264 4397
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +18 24 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Warwickshire 0 7 £50,000 +8.10%
Solihull - 6 £47,500 -
Coventry -22 3 £47,500 -3.06%
Worcestershire -2 1 £45,000 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 82 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (48.78%) Spring
3 30 (36.59%) Finance
3 30 (36.59%) SQL
4 29 (35.37%) TDD
5 27 (32.93%) Subversion
6 25 (30.49%) RESTful
7 24 (29.27%) UNIX
8 23 (28.05%) Hibernate
9 22 (26.83%) Scrum
9 22 (26.83%) Unit Testing
10 21 (25.61%) J2EE
11 20 (24.39%) Linux
11 20 (24.39%) Equities
11 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
12 17 (20.73%) REST
12 17 (20.73%) OO
13 16 (19.51%) OOD
14 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
14 14 (17.07%) Java EE
14 14 (17.07%) Banking
14 14 (17.07%) Investment Banking
15 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
15 13 (15.85%) Open Source
15 13 (15.85%) Oracle
15 13 (15.85%) HTML
16 12 (14.63%) QA
17 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
17 11 (13.41%) Kanban

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (9.76%) Mule
2 7 (8.54%) CMS
3 4 (4.88%) Node.js
4 3 (3.66%) JBoss
4 3 (3.66%) Apache
5 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.54%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.54%) Big Data
4 5 (6.10%) MySQL
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.44%) DB2
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.22%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.22%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Subversion
2 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.20%) Maven
4 8 (9.76%) Ant
5 7 (8.54%) Gradle
6 4 (4.88%) Hudson
7 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.22%) JUnit
8 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.22%) JIRA
8 1 (1.22%) jMock
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Banking
2 14 (17.07%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.78%) Spring
2 25 (30.49%) RESTful
3 23 (28.05%) Hibernate
4 21 (25.61%) J2EE
5 17 (20.73%) REST
6 14 (17.07%) Java EE
7 13 (15.85%) HTML
8 10 (12.20%) Web Services
9 9 (10.98%) XML
9 9 (10.98%) SOAP
9 9 (10.98%) jQuery
10 7 (8.54%) JPA
10 7 (8.54%) AngularJS
11 6 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (7.32%) HTML5
11 6 (7.32%) JSP
12 5 (6.10%) Struts
12 5 (6.10%) CSS
13 4 (4.88%) Servlets
13 4 (4.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Equities
2 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Derivative
3 2 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) UNIX
2 20 (24.39%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) TDD
3 22 (26.83%) Scrum
3 22 (26.83%) Unit Testing
4 17 (20.73%) OO
5 16 (19.51%) OOD
6 13 (15.85%) Open Source
7 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
7 11 (13.41%) MVC
7 11 (13.41%) Kanban
8 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
10 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.54%) SDLC
10 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.32%) Build Automation
11 6 (7.32%) Pair Programming
12 5 (6.10%) Refactoring
12 5 (6.10%) User Stories
12 5 (6.10%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (36.59%) SQL
3 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.88%) Ruby
5 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.44%) C
5 2 (2.44%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle
2 2 (2.44%) Sybase
2 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.22%) Sun
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum
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