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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 274 295 279
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 169 149 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.70% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.74% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 159 133 180
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
20400 20187 21628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.61% 94.96% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16022 16693 18505
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
Hampshire +26 41 £45,000 - 4
Surrey -31 36 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -20 35 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Oxfordshire +19 15 £48,500 +7.77% 1
East Sussex -7 15 £45,000 - 3
Kent +9 10 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire -1 8 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex -4 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Middlesex -8 1 £70,000 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 359 (100.00%) Java
2 204 (56.82%) Spring
3 159 (44.29%) SQL
4 155 (43.18%) JavaScript
4 155 (43.18%) Hibernate
5 152 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
6 151 (42.06%) J2EE
7 121 (33.70%) HTML
8 110 (30.64%) XML
9 102 (28.41%) CSS
10 90 (25.07%) Software Engineering
11 87 (24.23%) Web Services
12 85 (23.68%) TDD
13 84 (23.40%) Tomcat
14 79 (22.01%) Oracle
15 78 (21.73%) Computer Science
16 77 (21.45%) JSP
17 73 (20.33%) Degree
18 62 (17.27%) Eclipse
19 60 (16.71%) MVC
20 59 (16.43%) Struts
20 59 (16.43%) Ant
20 59 (16.43%) Java EE
21 57 (15.88%) JUnit
22 56 (15.60%) Finance
23 55 (15.32%) Linux
24 52 (14.48%) Servlets
24 52 (14.48%) Subversion
25 49 (13.65%) Scrum
26 47 (13.09%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 84 (23.40%) Tomcat
2 34 (9.47%) WebSphere
3 25 (6.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (5.29%) Apache
5 16 (4.46%) WebLogic
6 15 (4.18%) Apache Solr
7 11 (3.06%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (1.11%) Node.js
10 4 (1.11%) Jetty
11 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.56%) JCAPS
11 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.56%) IIS
11 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.28%) Drupal
12 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.28%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (5.01%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.23%) SaaS
3 4 (1.11%) GitHub
4 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.75%) HTTP
2 18 (5.01%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.18%) Internet
4 5 (1.39%) Wireless
5 2 (0.56%) Intranet
5 2 (0.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.28%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.28%) SS7
6 1 (0.28%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.09%) Relational Database
2 42 (11.70%) MySQL
3 38 (10.58%) SQL Server
3 38 (10.58%) NoSQL
4 35 (9.75%) MongoDB
5 25 (6.96%) RDBMS
6 22 (6.13%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (5.01%) Big Data
8 15 (4.18%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.62%) HBase
10 7 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.84%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.84%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (17.27%) Eclipse
2 59 (16.43%) Ant
3 57 (15.88%) JUnit
4 52 (14.48%) Subversion
5 46 (12.81%) Maven
6 28 (7.80%) Git (software)
7 24 (6.69%) Jenkins
8 17 (4.74%) JIRA
9 12 (3.34%) Hudson
10 11 (3.06%) Selenium
10 11 (3.06%) Mockito
11 7 (1.95%) TestNG
11 7 (1.95%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.67%) CruiseControl
13 5 (1.39%) Gradle
14 3 (0.84%) Checkstyle
14 3 (0.84%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.84%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.84%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.56%) Arquillian
General
1 56 (15.60%) Finance
2 29 (8.08%) Telecoms
3 26 (7.24%) Banking
4 9 (2.51%) Marketing
4 9 (2.51%) Publishing
5 5 (1.39%) Retail
6 3 (0.84%) Legal
6 3 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.28%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (56.82%) Spring
2 155 (43.18%) Hibernate
3 151 (42.06%) J2EE
4 121 (33.70%) HTML
5 110 (30.64%) XML
6 102 (28.41%) CSS
7 87 (24.23%) Web Services
8 77 (21.45%) JSP
9 59 (16.43%) Struts
9 59 (16.43%) Java EE
10 52 (14.48%) Servlets
11 45 (12.53%) jQuery
12 37 (10.31%) Ajax
12 37 (10.31%) JDBC
12 37 (10.31%) SOAP
13 30 (8.36%) Spring MVC
14 29 (8.08%) RESTful
15 28 (7.80%) GWT
16 27 (7.52%) Dojo
17 22 (6.13%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 78 (21.73%) Computer Science
2 32 (8.91%) Open Source
3 18 (5.01%) iPad
4 10 (2.79%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.23%) Physics
6 8 (2.23%) Tandem
7 7 (1.95%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.67%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.39%) DTV
9 5 (1.39%) Social Media
10 4 (1.11%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.11%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.11%) Clustering
11 3 (0.84%) Semantic Web
11 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.56%) User Experience
12 2 (0.56%) Kindle
12 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.32%) Linux
2 35 (9.75%) UNIX
3 4 (1.11%) Solaris
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.28%) Windows
4 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (25.07%) Software Engineering
3 85 (23.68%) TDD
4 60 (16.71%) MVC
5 49 (13.65%) Scrum
6 45 (12.53%) OO
7 38 (10.58%) Unit Testing
8 37 (10.31%) E-Commerce
9 30 (8.36%) UML
10 29 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (8.08%) BDD
11 27 (7.52%) Web Development
12 26 (7.24%) B2B
12 26 (7.24%) B2C
13 25 (6.96%) Mentoring
13 25 (6.96%) SEO
14 22 (6.13%) SOA
15 17 (4.74%) Multithreading
16 15 (4.18%) OOD
17 14 (3.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 359 (100.00%) Java
2 159 (44.29%) SQL
3 155 (43.18%) JavaScript
4 26 (7.24%) PL/SQL
4 26 (7.24%) Scala
5 16 (4.46%) C
6 15 (4.18%) Python
7 14 (3.90%) C++
8 13 (3.62%) Groovy
9 12 (3.34%) Perl
10 10 (2.79%) C#
11 8 (2.23%) PHP
11 8 (2.23%) Ruby
12 7 (1.95%) XPath
12 7 (1.95%) XQuery
12 7 (1.95%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.84%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.84%) VB
14 2 (0.56%) R
14 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (20.33%) Degree
2 4 (1.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.84%) OCPJWCD
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.56%) OCPJP
4 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) CITP
5 1 (0.28%) MBCS
5 1 (0.28%) PhD
5 1 (0.28%) HNC
5 1 (0.28%) HND
5 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.18%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) HDFS
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (3.06%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 79 (22.01%) Oracle
2 25 (6.96%) hybris
3 23 (6.41%) JBoss
4 18 (5.01%) ATG
4 18 (5.01%) Demandware
5 5 (1.39%) Remedy
6 4 (1.11%) Sun
7 2 (0.56%) IBM
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.56%) Google
7 2 (0.56%) Zend
8 1 (0.28%) Endeca
8 1 (0.28%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.28%) SAP
8 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.28%) Talend
8 1 (0.28%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.28%) Atomikos
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