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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 270 274 312
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 175 175 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.77% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.81% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 156 158 132
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 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +45 54 £55,000 +12.24% 4
Surrey -8 30 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Kent +27 25 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Sussex +12 18 £52,500 +20.68%
East Sussex +10 16 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Oxfordshire +7 15 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -12 11 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Buckinghamshire -28 4 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Middlesex - 3 £52,500 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 347 (100.00%) Java
2 254 (73.20%) Spring
3 200 (57.64%) J2EE
4 143 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (39.19%) Hibernate
6 134 (38.62%) SQL
7 125 (36.02%) Web Services
8 124 (35.73%) JavaScript
9 115 (33.14%) Tomcat
10 99 (28.53%) HTML
11 93 (26.80%) TDD
12 92 (26.51%) Linux
13 90 (25.94%) Maven
14 88 (25.36%) XML
15 87 (25.07%) Eclipse
16 82 (23.63%) JSP
17 78 (22.48%) MySQL
18 77 (22.19%) MVC
19 76 (21.90%) Subversion
20 74 (21.33%) Scrum
21 73 (21.04%) JUnit
22 72 (20.75%) CSS
23 71 (20.46%) Ant
24 68 (19.60%) OO
25 61 (17.58%) Spring MVC
26 60 (17.29%) Servlets
27 59 (17.00%) Git (software)
28 58 (16.71%) Oracle
29 56 (16.14%) Java EE
30 52 (14.99%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 115 (33.14%) Tomcat
2 45 (12.97%) JBoss
3 37 (10.66%) Apache
4 19 (5.48%) WebSphere
4 19 (5.48%) Cloud Foundry
5 16 (4.61%) Jetty
6 15 (4.32%) WebLogic
7 14 (4.03%) Apache Solr
8 12 (3.46%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.73%) Confluence
9 6 (1.73%) Node.js
10 4 (1.15%) Liferay
10 4 (1.15%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.86%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.58%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.58%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.90%) SaaS
2 12 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.90%) HTTP
2 6 (1.73%) AMQP
3 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (22.48%) MySQL
2 31 (8.93%) NoSQL
3 30 (8.65%) Relational Database
3 30 (8.65%) SQL Server
4 26 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (6.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (5.19%) MongoDB
6 18 (5.19%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.46%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.59%) Riak
10 8 (2.31%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.02%) Redis
11 7 (2.02%) Big Data
12 4 (1.15%) Hazelcast
12 4 (1.15%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.86%) SQLite
13 3 (0.86%) MarkLogic
13 3 (0.86%) BaseX
14 2 (0.58%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 90 (25.94%) Maven
2 87 (25.07%) Eclipse
3 76 (21.90%) Subversion
4 73 (21.04%) JUnit
5 71 (20.46%) Ant
6 59 (17.00%) Git (software)
7 35 (10.09%) Jenkins
8 33 (9.51%) JIRA
9 23 (6.63%) Mockito
10 15 (4.32%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.59%) jMock
12 7 (2.02%) JMeter
12 7 (2.02%) TestNG
13 6 (1.73%) Gradle
13 6 (1.73%) Log4j
14 5 (1.44%) SoapUI
15 4 (1.15%) Eclipse RCP
16 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
16 1 (0.29%) Selenium
16 1 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 52 (14.99%) Finance
2 31 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.75%) Banking
4 11 (3.17%) Publishing
4 11 (3.17%) Retail
4 11 (3.17%) Marketing
5 8 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.31%) Electronics
6 7 (2.02%) Games
7 5 (1.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
8 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (73.20%) Spring
2 200 (57.64%) J2EE
3 136 (39.19%) Hibernate
4 125 (36.02%) Web Services
5 99 (28.53%) HTML
6 88 (25.36%) XML
7 82 (23.63%) JSP
8 72 (20.75%) CSS
9 61 (17.58%) Spring MVC
10 60 (17.29%) Servlets
11 56 (16.14%) Java EE
12 51 (14.70%) SOAP
12 51 (14.70%) JSON
12 51 (14.70%) jQuery
13 50 (14.41%) Struts
14 40 (11.53%) GWT
14 40 (11.53%) Ajax
15 36 (10.37%) RESTful
16 35 (10.09%) REST
17 29 (8.36%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.26%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (5.19%) Open Source
5 11 (3.17%) Semantic Web
6 8 (2.31%) DTV
7 7 (2.02%) Online Games
8 6 (1.73%) User Experience
8 6 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.73%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.44%) iPhone
9 5 (1.44%) iPad
9 5 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.15%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.86%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.86%) Clustering
11 3 (0.86%) GIS
11 3 (0.86%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 92 (26.51%) Linux
2 45 (12.97%) UNIX
3 19 (5.48%) Windows
4 15 (4.32%) Android
5 11 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.86%) Solaris
7 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (41.21%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (26.80%) TDD
3 77 (22.19%) MVC
4 74 (21.33%) Scrum
5 68 (19.60%) OO
6 51 (14.70%) OOD
7 48 (13.83%) UML
7 48 (13.83%) Software Engineering
8 45 (12.97%) SOA
9 33 (9.51%) Multithreading
10 31 (8.93%) Unit Testing
10 31 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (7.20%) OOP
12 24 (6.92%) Web Development
13 23 (6.63%) Mentoring
14 21 (6.05%) AOP
15 20 (5.76%) BDD
15 20 (5.76%) RUP
16 19 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (4.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 347 (100.00%) Java
2 134 (38.62%) SQL
3 124 (35.73%) JavaScript
4 20 (5.76%) AspectJ
5 18 (5.19%) Scala
6 17 (4.90%) XPath
6 17 (4.90%) XQuery
7 15 (4.32%) C#
7 15 (4.32%) Perl
8 14 (4.03%) PL/SQL
9 13 (3.75%) HQL
10 10 (2.88%) SPARQL
10 10 (2.88%) Ruby
11 9 (2.59%) Groovy
12 8 (2.31%) C++
13 6 (1.73%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.73%) Python
13 6 (1.73%) C
14 5 (1.44%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (14.99%) Degree
2 5 (1.44%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.86%) PhD
3 3 (0.86%) OCPJWCD
3 3 (0.86%) OCPJP
3 3 (0.86%) OCMJD
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.44%) Puppet
1 5 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (16.71%) Oracle
2 21 (6.05%) IBM
3 15 (4.32%) hybris
4 13 (3.75%) Google
5 12 (3.46%) Endeca
6 8 (2.31%) Microsoft
6 8 (2.31%) SAP
7 5 (1.44%) Sun
8 4 (1.15%) VMware
9 3 (0.86%) Sybase
9 3 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.29%) Adobe
Epsom, Surrey
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + generous package and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits BUPA pension 25 days GYM
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £700000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 50000-65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago