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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 267 280 247
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 191 153 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.71% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.75% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 179 131 206
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
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
21227 20349 21705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.65% 95.07% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16689 16799 18525
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Surrey -4 65 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Berkshire -20 43 £52,500 - 5
Hampshire +5 27 £45,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +6 19 £53,750 -6.52%
Oxfordshire +20 14 £48,500 +7.77% 4
Kent +5 12 £50,500 +10.98%
East Sussex -23 7 £60,000 +14.28% 1
West Sussex -4 6 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Middlesex -6 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 371 (100.00%) Java
2 215 (57.95%) Spring
3 160 (43.13%) Hibernate
3 160 (43.13%) JavaScript
4 152 (40.97%) SQL
5 150 (40.43%) J2EE
6 134 (36.12%) HTML
7 115 (31.00%) XML
8 110 (29.65%) CSS
9 95 (25.61%) JSP
10 86 (23.18%) TDD
11 85 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
12 84 (22.64%) Web Services
13 82 (22.10%) Software Engineering
14 79 (21.29%) Tomcat
15 76 (20.49%) Oracle
16 71 (19.14%) Computer Science
17 66 (17.79%) Eclipse
18 65 (17.52%) Servlets
18 65 (17.52%) Ant
18 65 (17.52%) Degree
19 62 (16.71%) Struts
19 62 (16.71%) Finance
20 60 (16.17%) Java EE
21 59 (15.90%) MVC
22 58 (15.63%) Scrum
23 55 (14.82%) Relational Database
24 54 (14.56%) OO
25 53 (14.29%) Linux
25 53 (14.29%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 79 (21.29%) Tomcat
2 39 (10.51%) WebSphere
3 29 (7.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (5.12%) Apache
5 17 (4.58%) WebLogic
6 15 (4.04%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.62%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.08%) Jetty
8 4 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.81%) Node.js
10 2 (0.54%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.27%) Liferay
11 1 (0.27%) Confluence
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) CMS
11 1 (0.27%) Drupal
11 1 (0.27%) IIS
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 22 (5.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.89%) GitHub
3 4 (1.08%) SaaS
4 3 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.09%) HTTP
2 23 (6.20%) TCP/IP
3 22 (5.93%) Internet
4 3 (0.81%) Wireless
5 2 (0.54%) Intranet
6 1 (0.27%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.27%) SS7
6 1 (0.27%) SMPP
6 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.82%) Relational Database
2 43 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 40 (10.78%) NoSQL
4 36 (9.70%) MySQL
4 36 (9.70%) MongoDB
5 32 (8.63%) RDBMS
6 21 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (5.39%) Big Data
8 14 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.50%) HBase
10 10 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.62%) MarkLogic
13 3 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.81%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 66 (17.79%) Eclipse
2 65 (17.52%) Ant
3 53 (14.29%) JUnit
4 43 (11.59%) Subversion
4 43 (11.59%) Maven
5 23 (6.20%) Jenkins
6 17 (4.58%) Git (software)
7 12 (3.23%) Mockito
8 11 (2.96%) Hudson
8 11 (2.96%) Selenium
9 10 (2.70%) TestNG
10 9 (2.43%) JIRA
11 4 (1.08%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.08%) Checkstyle
11 4 (1.08%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.08%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.08%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.81%) JBehave
12 3 (0.81%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.81%) jMock
General
1 62 (16.71%) Finance
2 30 (8.09%) Telecoms
3 28 (7.55%) Banking
4 13 (3.50%) Publishing
5 11 (2.96%) Marketing
6 5 (1.35%) Retail
7 3 (0.81%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (57.95%) Spring
2 160 (43.13%) Hibernate
3 150 (40.43%) J2EE
4 134 (36.12%) HTML
5 115 (31.00%) XML
6 110 (29.65%) CSS
7 95 (25.61%) JSP
8 84 (22.64%) Web Services
9 65 (17.52%) Servlets
10 62 (16.71%) Struts
11 60 (16.17%) Java EE
12 48 (12.94%) jQuery
13 35 (9.43%) GWT
14 34 (9.16%) Ajax
15 33 (8.89%) SOAP
15 33 (8.89%) Dojo
16 32 (8.63%) JDBC
17 23 (6.20%) JSON
18 22 (5.93%) DHTML
19 20 (5.39%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (19.14%) Computer Science
2 37 (9.97%) Open Source
3 22 (5.93%) iPad
4 10 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.43%) Tandem
6 8 (2.16%) Physics
7 7 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.62%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.62%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.35%) Social Media
10 4 (1.08%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.08%) Clustering
11 3 (0.81%) DTV
12 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.54%) W3C
12 2 (0.54%) Statistics
12 2 (0.54%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.29%) Linux
2 34 (9.16%) UNIX
3 5 (1.35%) Windows
3 5 (1.35%) Solaris
4 3 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.54%) Android
5 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.18%) TDD
2 85 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (22.10%) Software Engineering
4 59 (15.90%) MVC
5 58 (15.63%) Scrum
6 54 (14.56%) OO
7 48 (12.94%) E-Commerce
8 39 (10.51%) Unit Testing
9 35 (9.43%) B2C
10 34 (9.16%) UML
10 34 (9.16%) B2B
11 33 (8.89%) BDD
12 32 (8.63%) SEO
13 29 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (6.47%) Web Development
15 23 (6.20%) SOA
16 20 (5.39%) Mentoring
17 17 (4.58%) OOD
17 17 (4.58%) Multithreading
18 16 (4.31%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 371 (100.00%) Java
2 160 (43.13%) JavaScript
3 152 (40.97%) SQL
4 25 (6.74%) Scala
5 24 (6.47%) PL/SQL
6 18 (4.85%) C
7 17 (4.58%) Python
8 14 (3.77%) C++
9 11 (2.96%) C#
10 9 (2.43%) PHP
11 7 (1.89%) Perl
11 7 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.89%) Groovy
12 6 (1.62%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.54%) VB
13 2 (0.54%) Delphi
13 2 (0.54%) R
13 2 (0.54%) Ruby
14 1 (0.27%) PHP5
14 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (17.52%) Degree
2 3 (0.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.54%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.54%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.27%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.27%) CITP
4 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.58%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (20.49%) Oracle
2 32 (8.63%) hybris
3 28 (7.55%) JBoss
4 22 (5.93%) ATG
4 22 (5.93%) Demandware
5 5 (1.35%) Remedy
6 2 (0.54%) Atomikos
6 2 (0.54%) Google
6 2 (0.54%) Sun
7 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.27%) Endeca
7 1 (0.27%) IBM
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.27%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.27%) Zend
7 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.27%) Talend
7 1 (0.27%) Guidewire
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