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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 182 167 171
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 32 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.65% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.68% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 31
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
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
5008 4676 4843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.25% 95.45% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4270 3907 4065
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +13 16 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Coventry -19 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Warwickshire -16 6 £50,000 - 3
Solihull - 2 £43,250 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 78 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (55.13%) J2EE
4 34 (43.59%) Spring
5 30 (38.46%) Scrum
6 28 (35.90%) Hibernate
7 22 (28.21%) SQL
8 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
8 20 (25.64%) TDD
9 19 (24.36%) Finance
10 18 (23.08%) RESTful
11 17 (21.79%) Unit Testing
12 16 (20.51%) Equities
13 15 (19.23%) HTML
13 15 (19.23%) OO
14 14 (17.95%) Linux
15 13 (16.67%) Java EE
16 12 (15.38%) jQuery
17 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (12.82%) Ajax
17 10 (12.82%) Banking
17 10 (12.82%) Investment Banking
17 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
17 10 (12.82%) UNIX
17 10 (12.82%) XML
17 10 (12.82%) MySQL
17 10 (12.82%) Oracle
17 10 (12.82%) Internet
18 9 (11.54%) SOA
18 9 (11.54%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.26%) JBoss
3 4 (5.13%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.85%) Node.js
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) MySQL
2 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Subversion
2 7 (8.97%) Maven
3 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.69%) Hudson
3 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.56%) Ant
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.28%) Gradle
7 1 (1.28%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Banking
2 10 (12.82%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.13%) J2EE
2 34 (43.59%) Spring
3 28 (35.90%) Hibernate
4 18 (23.08%) RESTful
5 15 (19.23%) HTML
6 13 (16.67%) Java EE
7 12 (15.38%) jQuery
8 10 (12.82%) Ajax
8 10 (12.82%) XML
9 9 (11.54%) JSP
9 9 (11.54%) Servlets
10 8 (10.26%) Struts
10 8 (10.26%) JSON
11 7 (8.97%) CSS
12 6 (7.69%) Web Services
12 6 (7.69%) Spring MVC
13 5 (6.41%) JMS
14 4 (5.13%) XSLT
14 4 (5.13%) SOAP
14 4 (5.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Equities
2 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.69%) Open Source
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) GIS
6 2 (2.56%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) UNIX
3 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) Scrum
3 20 (25.64%) TDD
4 17 (21.79%) Unit Testing
5 15 (19.23%) OO
6 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.54%) SOA
8 8 (10.26%) OOD
8 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.97%) MVC
10 5 (6.41%) BDD
11 3 (3.85%) Kanban
11 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.85%) Refactoring
11 3 (3.85%) User Stories
11 3 (3.85%) Pair Programming
11 3 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.56%) UML
12 2 (2.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (28.21%) SQL
3 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.41%) Ruby
5 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.13%) C#
6 2 (2.56%) C++
6 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.56%) Perl
6 2 (2.56%) C
7 1 (1.28%) Groovy
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Oracle
2 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 40k-50k + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago