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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 176 163 179
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 37 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.75% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.79% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 33 25
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
4939 4328 4678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.05% 95.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4235 3572 3969
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +2 15 £40,000 -3.03% 4
Coventry -22 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Warwickshire -16 7 £50,000 -
Worcestershire -4 2 £56,250 +30.81%
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 85 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (51.76%) J2EE
4 36 (42.35%) Spring
5 31 (36.47%) Scrum
6 28 (32.94%) Hibernate
7 23 (27.06%) SQL
8 22 (25.88%) Finance
9 21 (24.71%) RESTful
10 20 (23.53%) TDD
10 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 19 (22.35%) Equities
12 18 (21.18%) Unit Testing
13 16 (18.82%) OO
14 15 (17.65%) Linux
14 15 (17.65%) HTML
15 14 (16.47%) Java EE
16 13 (15.29%) JBoss
17 12 (14.12%) XML
17 12 (14.12%) Oracle
17 12 (14.12%) SOA
17 12 (14.12%) Banking
17 12 (14.12%) Investment Banking
17 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
17 12 (14.12%) jQuery
18 11 (12.94%) UNIX
18 11 (12.94%) Internet
18 11 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
18 11 (12.94%) Mentoring
19 9 (10.59%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (15.29%) JBoss
2 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.71%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.71%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.35%) Node.js
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) HTTP
2 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) MySQL
2 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.35%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.24%) Subversion
2 7 (8.24%) Maven
2 7 (8.24%) Hudson
2 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.06%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.71%) JUnit
4 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.53%) Ant
6 2 (2.35%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (2.35%) JIRA
6 2 (2.35%) Selenium
6 2 (2.35%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.18%) NetBeans
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Banking
2 12 (14.12%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (51.76%) J2EE
2 36 (42.35%) Spring
3 28 (32.94%) Hibernate
4 21 (24.71%) RESTful
5 15 (17.65%) HTML
6 14 (16.47%) Java EE
7 12 (14.12%) jQuery
7 12 (14.12%) XML
8 9 (10.59%) CSS
8 9 (10.59%) JSON
8 9 (10.59%) Ajax
9 8 (9.41%) JSP
9 8 (9.41%) Servlets
10 7 (8.24%) Struts
11 6 (7.06%) Web Services
11 6 (7.06%) JMS
11 6 (7.06%) Spring MVC
12 4 (4.71%) XSLT
12 4 (4.71%) SOAP
13 3 (3.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Equities
2 11 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (9.41%) Open Source
4 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.53%) GIS
6 2 (2.35%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) UNIX
3 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.47%) Scrum
3 20 (23.53%) TDD
4 18 (21.18%) Unit Testing
5 16 (18.82%) OO
6 12 (14.12%) SOA
6 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
7 11 (12.94%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.41%) MVC
8 8 (9.41%) OOD
9 7 (8.24%) BDD
10 4 (4.71%) UML
11 3 (3.53%) OOP
11 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.53%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.35%) Coaching
12 2 (2.35%) Mobile Development
12 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.35%) User Stories
12 2 (2.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (27.06%) SQL
3 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.06%) C#
5 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.71%) Ruby
6 2 (2.35%) C
6 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.35%) C++
6 2 (2.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
7 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle
2 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.35%) Talend
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
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