The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 284 284 297
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 166 185 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.85% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 154 165 139
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,000
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the South East region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 3 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
Berkshire +8 42 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Surrey -28 28 £53,750 +2.38% 4
Oxfordshire +16 24 £62,500 +28.86% 2
Kent +18 23 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire -2 22 £45,000 -12.19% 5
West Sussex +12 10 £52,500 +20.68%
Buckinghamshire -32 10 £47,500 -13.63%
East Sussex +19 8 £62,500 +6.38%
Middlesex +10 1 £55,000 -
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 369 (100.00%) Java
2 264 (71.54%) Spring
3 210 (56.91%) J2EE
4 161 (43.63%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (40.38%) Hibernate
6 147 (39.84%) SQL
6 147 (39.84%) JavaScript
7 120 (32.52%) Web Services
7 120 (32.52%) XML
8 116 (31.44%) HTML
9 113 (30.62%) Tomcat
10 98 (26.56%) Linux
10 98 (26.56%) Maven
11 95 (25.75%) Eclipse
12 92 (24.93%) JSP
13 91 (24.66%) TDD
14 90 (24.39%) CSS
15 87 (23.58%) Scrum
16 80 (21.68%) Subversion
16 80 (21.68%) MySQL
17 71 (19.24%) MVC
18 70 (18.97%) Ant
18 70 (18.97%) JUnit
18 70 (18.97%) Degree
19 68 (18.43%) OO
20 67 (18.16%) Java EE
20 67 (18.16%) Git (software)
21 66 (17.89%) Servlets
22 65 (17.62%) SDLC
23 64 (17.34%) Oracle

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 113 (30.62%) Tomcat
2 46 (12.47%) JBoss
3 40 (10.84%) Apache
4 24 (6.50%) WebSphere
5 23 (6.23%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (4.34%) WebLogic
6 16 (4.34%) Jetty
7 14 (3.79%) Apache Solr
8 10 (2.71%) Node.js
8 10 (2.71%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.63%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.63%) Liferay
10 5 (1.36%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.08%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.54%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.54%) CMS
13 1 (0.27%) Mule
Business Applications
1 9 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.07%) SaaS
2 14 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.78%) HTTP
2 10 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.63%) AMQP
4 2 (0.54%) SAN
4 2 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (21.68%) MySQL
2 35 (9.49%) Relational Database
3 33 (8.94%) SQL Server
4 32 (8.67%) NoSQL
5 24 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (5.15%) MongoDB
6 19 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (4.34%) Hadoop
8 13 (3.52%) RDBMS
9 12 (3.25%) Big Data
10 9 (2.44%) Riak
10 9 (2.44%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.36%) Redis
11 5 (1.36%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.36%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.08%) Hazelcast
13 3 (0.81%) MarkLogic
13 3 (0.81%) BaseX
13 3 (0.81%) SQLite
14 2 (0.54%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 98 (26.56%) Maven
2 95 (25.75%) Eclipse
3 80 (21.68%) Subversion
4 70 (18.97%) Ant
4 70 (18.97%) JUnit
5 67 (18.16%) Git (software)
6 37 (10.03%) Jenkins
7 34 (9.21%) JIRA
8 22 (5.96%) Mockito
9 16 (4.34%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.17%) jMock
11 7 (1.90%) JMeter
11 7 (1.90%) Gradle
12 6 (1.63%) Eclipse RCP
13 5 (1.36%) Log4j
14 4 (1.08%) Selenium
14 4 (1.08%) TestNG
15 3 (0.81%) IntelliJ
16 2 (0.54%) ClearQuest
16 2 (0.54%) PVCS
General
1 60 (16.26%) Finance
2 32 (8.67%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.25%) Banking
4 11 (2.98%) Marketing
5 9 (2.44%) Electronics
5 9 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.17%) Retail
6 8 (2.17%) Publishing
7 6 (1.63%) Games
8 5 (1.36%) Advertising
9 3 (0.81%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.54%) Automotive
10 2 (0.54%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (71.54%) Spring
2 210 (56.91%) J2EE
3 149 (40.38%) Hibernate
4 120 (32.52%) Web Services
4 120 (32.52%) XML
5 116 (31.44%) HTML
6 92 (24.93%) JSP
7 90 (24.39%) CSS
8 67 (18.16%) Java EE
9 66 (17.89%) Servlets
10 64 (17.34%) jQuery
11 60 (16.26%) JSON
12 57 (15.45%) Struts
13 54 (14.63%) SOAP
14 52 (14.09%) Spring MVC
15 48 (13.01%) Ajax
16 41 (11.11%) RESTful
17 38 (10.30%) JDBC
18 36 (9.76%) REST
19 34 (9.21%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 31 (8.40%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.71%) Semantic Web
5 9 (2.44%) DTV
6 6 (1.63%) Clustering
6 6 (1.63%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.63%) Online Games
6 6 (1.63%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.36%) User Experience
7 5 (1.36%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.08%) GIS
8 4 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.81%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.81%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.54%) Social Media
10 2 (0.54%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.54%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 98 (26.56%) Linux
2 54 (14.63%) UNIX
3 29 (7.86%) Windows
4 23 (6.23%) Apple iOS
5 17 (4.61%) Android
6 4 (1.08%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.81%) Solaris
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (43.63%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (24.66%) TDD
3 87 (23.58%) Scrum
4 71 (19.24%) MVC
5 68 (18.43%) OO
6 65 (17.62%) SDLC
7 59 (15.99%) UML
8 53 (14.36%) OOD
9 45 (12.20%) Software Engineering
10 42 (11.38%) SOA
11 35 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (9.49%) Multithreading
12 34 (9.21%) Unit Testing
13 29 (7.86%) OOP
14 26 (7.05%) RUP
15 25 (6.78%) AOP
16 23 (6.23%) Open Source
16 23 (6.23%) BDD
17 21 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (5.42%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 369 (100.00%) Java
2 147 (39.84%) JavaScript
2 147 (39.84%) SQL
3 25 (6.78%) Scala
4 24 (6.50%) AspectJ
5 17 (4.61%) XPath
5 17 (4.61%) XQuery
6 15 (4.07%) Perl
7 13 (3.52%) HQL
8 11 (2.98%) C#
8 11 (2.98%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.71%) Objective-C
9 10 (2.71%) Ruby
10 9 (2.44%) Groovy
10 9 (2.44%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.44%) C++
11 8 (2.17%) SPARQL
12 7 (1.90%) PHP
13 6 (1.63%) PHP5
13 6 (1.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 70 (18.97%) Degree
2 10 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.63%) Sun Certification
4 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.08%) OCPJWCD
5 4 (1.08%) OCPJP
5 4 (1.08%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.63%) Puppet
2 5 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 64 (17.34%) Oracle
2 28 (7.59%) IBM
3 15 (4.07%) hybris
4 13 (3.52%) Google
5 12 (3.25%) Endeca
6 9 (2.44%) SAP
7 6 (1.63%) Sun
8 5 (1.36%) Sybase
9 4 (1.08%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.08%) VMware
10 3 (0.81%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.27%) Adobe
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