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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 189 186 187
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 39 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.62% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.66% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 23
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
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
5404 5161 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.34% 94.47% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4505 4361 4321
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -1 19 £50,000 - 2
Warwickshire -15 14 £50,000 -2.91%
Coventry -17 2 £49,000 +5.37%
Worcestershire - 2 £38,250 -
Solihull +11 1 £44,000 -20.00%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (53.95%) Spring
4 36 (47.37%) J2EE
5 35 (46.05%) Hibernate
6 34 (44.74%) Scrum
7 33 (43.42%) TDD
8 23 (30.26%) Unit Testing
8 23 (30.26%) RESTful
9 19 (25.00%) Subversion
9 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 19 (25.00%) OO
10 18 (23.68%) SQL
11 17 (22.37%) HTML
12 15 (19.74%) Oracle
12 15 (19.74%) OOD
13 14 (18.42%) Finance
14 13 (17.11%) Equities
14 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
14 13 (17.11%) Open Source
14 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
15 12 (15.79%) Kanban
15 12 (15.79%) QA
15 12 (15.79%) Investment Banking
15 12 (15.79%) MVC
15 12 (15.79%) Banking
16 11 (14.47%) Java EE
16 11 (14.47%) jQuery
16 11 (14.47%) REST
17 10 (13.16%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 7 (9.21%) CMS
2 5 (6.58%) JBoss
3 4 (5.26%) Node.js
3 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.63%) Mule
4 2 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
5 1 (1.32%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.21%) MySQL
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.63%) Big Data
8 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Subversion
2 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.16%) Maven
4 7 (9.21%) Ant
4 7 (9.21%) Gradle
5 5 (6.58%) Hudson
6 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Banking
2 12 (15.79%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.95%) Spring
2 36 (47.37%) J2EE
3 35 (46.05%) Hibernate
4 23 (30.26%) RESTful
5 17 (22.37%) HTML
6 11 (14.47%) REST
6 11 (14.47%) jQuery
6 11 (14.47%) Java EE
7 9 (11.84%) XML
8 8 (10.53%) JSP
9 7 (9.21%) JPA
9 7 (9.21%) Ajax
9 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (7.89%) HTML5
10 6 (7.89%) Web Services
11 5 (6.58%) Struts
11 5 (6.58%) Servlets
11 5 (6.58%) CSS
11 5 (6.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Equities
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) GIS
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) UNIX
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.74%) Scrum
3 33 (43.42%) TDD
4 23 (30.26%) Unit Testing
5 19 (25.00%) OO
6 15 (19.74%) OOD
7 13 (17.11%) Open Source
8 12 (15.79%) MVC
8 12 (15.79%) Kanban
9 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.16%) SDLC
10 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.89%) SOA
11 6 (7.89%) Build Automation
12 5 (6.58%) User Stories
12 5 (6.58%) BDD
12 5 (6.58%) Pair Programming
12 5 (6.58%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.68%) SQL
4 5 (6.58%) Ruby
5 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.63%) C
6 2 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
7 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
1 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Oracle
2 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.32%) Sun
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