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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 292 274 257
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 157 160 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.74% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.78% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 146 140 182
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +4.39%
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
20486 20531 21455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.03% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16180 16932 18369
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
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 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 22 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 22 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 +36 47 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Berkshire -37 30 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Surrey -45 22 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East Sussex +7 18 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Oxfordshire +19 16 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 8 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Kent +10 7 £60,000 - 1
West Sussex -2 7 £40,000 -5.88%
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 22 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.

1 347 (100.00%) Java
2 199 (57.35%) Spring
3 172 (49.57%) SQL
4 156 (44.96%) J2EE
5 152 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (43.23%) JavaScript
7 146 (42.07%) Hibernate
8 110 (31.70%) HTML
9 104 (29.97%) XML
10 96 (27.67%) Software Engineering
11 94 (27.09%) Web Services
12 93 (26.80%) CSS
13 86 (24.78%) TDD
14 84 (24.21%) Tomcat
15 81 (23.34%) Degree
15 81 (23.34%) Computer Science
16 80 (23.05%) Oracle
17 66 (19.02%) JSP
18 61 (17.58%) MVC
19 60 (17.29%) Java EE
20 59 (17.00%) Eclipse
21 58 (16.71%) JUnit
22 55 (15.85%) Struts
22 55 (15.85%) Finance
22 55 (15.85%) Subversion
23 54 (15.56%) Linux
23 54 (15.56%) Ant
24 47 (13.54%) MySQL
25 44 (12.68%) Maven
25 44 (12.68%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (24.21%) Tomcat
2 30 (8.65%) WebSphere
3 22 (6.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (6.05%) JBoss
5 17 (4.90%) Apache
6 15 (4.32%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.59%) Apache Solr
8 8 (2.31%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (1.44%) Apache ServiceMix
11 4 (1.15%) Node.js
12 3 (0.86%) Jetty
13 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.58%) IIS
13 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.58%) JCAPS
13 2 (0.58%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (4.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.17%) SaaS
3 3 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.58%) GitHub
4 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.93%) HTTP
2 15 (4.32%) Internet
3 12 (3.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.44%) Wireless
5 2 (0.58%) Intranet
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.54%) MySQL
2 42 (12.10%) Relational Database
3 39 (11.24%) MongoDB
4 37 (10.66%) SQL Server
5 32 (9.22%) NoSQL
6 22 (6.34%) RDBMS
7 19 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (5.19%) Big Data
9 13 (3.75%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.46%) HBase
11 7 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.86%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.29%) MarkLogic
14 1 (0.29%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 59 (17.00%) Eclipse
2 58 (16.71%) JUnit
3 55 (15.85%) Subversion
4 54 (15.56%) Ant
5 44 (12.68%) Maven
6 30 (8.65%) Git (software)
7 26 (7.49%) JIRA
8 22 (6.34%) Jenkins
9 11 (3.17%) Hudson
10 10 (2.88%) Selenium
11 8 (2.31%) Gradle
12 7 (2.02%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.73%) Mockito
13 6 (1.73%) TestNG
13 6 (1.73%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.86%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.86%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.58%) Arquillian
15 2 (0.58%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 55 (15.85%) Finance
2 31 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 29 (8.36%) Banking
4 10 (2.88%) Publishing
5 7 (2.02%) Retail
5 7 (2.02%) Marketing
6 3 (0.86%) Legal
7 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (57.35%) Spring
2 156 (44.96%) J2EE
3 146 (42.07%) Hibernate
4 110 (31.70%) HTML
5 104 (29.97%) XML
6 94 (27.09%) Web Services
7 93 (26.80%) CSS
8 66 (19.02%) JSP
9 60 (17.29%) Java EE
10 55 (15.85%) Struts
11 44 (12.68%) jQuery
12 43 (12.39%) Ajax
12 43 (12.39%) Servlets
13 40 (11.53%) JDBC
14 39 (11.24%) SOAP
14 39 (11.24%) RESTful
15 37 (10.66%) Spring MVC
16 29 (8.36%) GWT
17 25 (7.20%) EJB
18 20 (5.76%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 81 (23.34%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.36%) Open Source
3 15 (4.32%) iPad
4 9 (2.59%) Mathematics
4 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.73%) Smart Meter
5 6 (1.73%) Physics
6 5 (1.44%) DTV
6 5 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.15%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.15%) Clustering
7 4 (1.15%) Tandem
8 2 (0.58%) Kindle
8 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.58%) Statistics
9 1 (0.29%) Social Network
9 1 (0.29%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.56%) Linux
2 36 (10.37%) UNIX
3 3 (0.86%) Windows
3 3 (0.86%) Solaris
4 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (27.67%) Software Engineering
3 86 (24.78%) TDD
4 61 (17.58%) MVC
5 41 (11.82%) Scrum
6 35 (10.09%) E-Commerce
6 35 (10.09%) OO
7 31 (8.93%) Unit Testing
8 28 (8.07%) Web Development
9 27 (7.78%) Mentoring
10 26 (7.49%) BDD
11 25 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (6.63%) B2B
13 22 (6.34%) B2C
13 22 (6.34%) SOA
13 22 (6.34%) SEO
13 22 (6.34%) UML
14 17 (4.90%) Multithreading
15 12 (3.46%) Automated Testing
15 12 (3.46%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 347 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (49.57%) SQL
3 150 (43.23%) JavaScript
4 27 (7.78%) PL/SQL
5 25 (7.20%) Scala
6 19 (5.48%) Groovy
7 14 (4.03%) C
8 13 (3.75%) C++
8 13 (3.75%) Perl
9 12 (3.46%) Python
10 11 (3.17%) Ruby
11 10 (2.88%) XQuery
11 10 (2.88%) XPath
12 7 (2.02%) C#
13 6 (1.73%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.73%) PHP
14 3 (0.86%) VB
15 2 (0.58%) R
15 2 (0.58%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (23.34%) Degree
2 3 (0.86%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.58%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.58%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.29%) MBCS
4 1 (0.29%) CITP
4 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.29%) HNC
4 1 (0.29%) HND
4 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.86%) HDFS
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.31%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (23.05%) Oracle
2 22 (6.34%) hybris
3 15 (4.32%) ATG
3 15 (4.32%) Demandware
4 5 (1.44%) Remedy
5 4 (1.15%) Sun
6 3 (0.86%) Google
7 2 (0.58%) IBM
7 2 (0.58%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.58%) Zend
8 1 (0.29%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.29%) SAP
8 1 (0.29%) Talend
8 1 (0.29%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.29%) Atomikos
Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Eiger Trading Advisors LTD
Salary: Negotiable , plus Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
Marlow
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 23 days ago