The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 269 302 239
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 193 141 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 0.64% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.68% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 175 126 212
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,700 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21332 20818 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.99% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17016 17146 18867
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Java Developer
England

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 August 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 August 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 +23 75 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire -6 41 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Hampshire -1 26 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 25 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +19 11 £48,500 - 1
Kent -9 9 £45,000 -0.55% 1
East Sussex -24 6 £57,500 +64.28%
West Sussex -8 2 £40,000 -30.43%
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 379 (100.00%) Java
2 219 (57.78%) Spring
3 170 (44.85%) Hibernate
4 158 (41.69%) SQL
5 155 (40.90%) JavaScript
6 141 (37.20%) J2EE
7 129 (34.04%) HTML
8 116 (30.61%) XML
9 109 (28.76%) CSS
10 102 (26.91%) JSP
11 100 (26.39%) TDD
12 93 (24.54%) Web Services
13 88 (23.22%) Software Engineering
14 78 (20.58%) Agile Software Development
14 78 (20.58%) Tomcat
15 75 (19.79%) Eclipse
15 75 (19.79%) Servlets
16 74 (19.53%) Oracle
17 72 (19.00%) Ant
18 71 (18.73%) Finance
19 70 (18.47%) Computer Science
20 67 (17.68%) OO
21 64 (16.89%) Degree
22 63 (16.62%) Java EE
23 61 (16.09%) Scrum
24 60 (15.83%) MVC
25 57 (15.04%) Linux
25 57 (15.04%) Struts
26 56 (14.78%) Relational Database
27 54 (14.25%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 78 (20.58%) Tomcat
2 43 (11.35%) WebSphere
3 28 (7.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (5.54%) Apache
5 19 (5.01%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.90%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.11%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.06%) Jetty
9 2 (0.53%) Node.js
9 2 (0.53%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.53%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.26%) Resin
10 1 (0.26%) Drupal
10 1 (0.26%) Liferay
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 26 (6.86%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.85%) GitHub
3 4 (1.06%) SaaS
3 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.97%) HTTP
2 28 (7.39%) TCP/IP
3 22 (5.80%) Internet
4 2 (0.53%) Intranet
5 1 (0.26%) SAN
5 1 (0.26%) SS7
5 1 (0.26%) SMPP
5 1 (0.26%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.78%) Relational Database
2 46 (12.14%) SQL Server
3 38 (10.03%) NoSQL
4 37 (9.76%) RDBMS
5 33 (8.71%) MySQL
6 27 (7.12%) MongoDB
7 19 (5.01%) Big Data
8 17 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (2.64%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.37%) HBase
12 6 (1.58%) MarkLogic
13 4 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.79%) Riak
14 3 (0.79%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 75 (19.79%) Eclipse
2 72 (19.00%) Ant
3 54 (14.25%) JUnit
4 47 (12.40%) Maven
5 44 (11.61%) Subversion
6 22 (5.80%) Jenkins
7 16 (4.22%) Git (software)
8 14 (3.69%) Mockito
9 12 (3.17%) TestNG
10 8 (2.11%) Hudson
10 8 (2.11%) Selenium
11 7 (1.85%) JIRA
12 4 (1.06%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.06%) DbUnit
12 4 (1.06%) Checkstyle
12 4 (1.06%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.79%) jMock
13 3 (0.79%) JBehave
13 3 (0.79%) Cucumber
General
1 71 (18.73%) Finance
2 32 (8.44%) Banking
3 28 (7.39%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.69%) Publishing
5 11 (2.90%) Marketing
6 5 (1.32%) Retail
7 3 (0.79%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.53%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (57.78%) Spring
2 170 (44.85%) Hibernate
3 141 (37.20%) J2EE
4 129 (34.04%) HTML
5 116 (30.61%) XML
6 109 (28.76%) CSS
7 102 (26.91%) JSP
8 93 (24.54%) Web Services
9 75 (19.79%) Servlets
10 63 (16.62%) Java EE
11 57 (15.04%) Struts
12 52 (13.72%) jQuery
13 39 (10.29%) Ajax
14 38 (10.03%) Dojo
15 37 (9.76%) GWT
16 33 (8.71%) JDBC
17 31 (8.18%) SOAP
18 27 (7.12%) DHTML
19 25 (6.60%) JMS
20 23 (6.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 70 (18.47%) Computer Science
2 39 (10.29%) Open Source
3 23 (6.07%) iPad
4 10 (2.64%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.37%) Tandem
5 9 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.11%) Physics
7 6 (1.58%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.58%) Semantic Web
8 5 (1.32%) Social Media
9 4 (1.06%) Clustering
10 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.53%) Kindle
11 2 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Statistics
11 2 (0.53%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.53%) Social Network
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.04%) Linux
2 34 (8.97%) UNIX
3 5 (1.32%) Windows
3 5 (1.32%) Solaris
4 3 (0.79%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (26.39%) TDD
2 88 (23.22%) Software Engineering
3 78 (20.58%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (17.68%) OO
5 61 (16.09%) Scrum
6 60 (15.83%) MVC
7 52 (13.72%) E-Commerce
8 41 (10.82%) UML
9 39 (10.29%) B2C
10 38 (10.03%) BDD
10 38 (10.03%) Unit Testing
10 38 (10.03%) B2B
11 36 (9.50%) SEO
12 26 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (6.86%) SOA
13 22 (5.80%) Asset Management
14 19 (5.01%) Multithreading
14 19 (5.01%) Information Security
14 19 (5.01%) OOA/OOD
14 19 (5.01%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 379 (100.00%) Java
2 158 (41.69%) SQL
3 155 (40.90%) JavaScript
4 25 (6.60%) Scala
5 20 (5.28%) PL/SQL
6 18 (4.75%) Python
7 15 (3.96%) C#
8 13 (3.43%) C
9 10 (2.64%) C++
10 9 (2.37%) PHP
10 9 (2.37%) Groovy
11 7 (1.85%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.58%) Perl
12 6 (1.58%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.53%) R
13 2 (0.53%) Ruby
13 2 (0.53%) Delphi
14 1 (0.26%) Ada
14 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 64 (16.89%) Degree
2 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.53%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.53%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.26%) MBCS
4 1 (0.26%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.80%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (19.53%) Oracle
2 36 (9.50%) hybris
3 35 (9.23%) JBoss
4 26 (6.86%) Demandware
4 26 (6.86%) ATG
5 4 (1.06%) Atomikos
5 4 (1.06%) Google
6 3 (0.79%) Remedy
7 2 (0.53%) Sun
8 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.26%) SAP
8 1 (0.26%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.26%) Zend
8 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.26%) Endeca
8 1 (0.26%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.26%) Talend
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + be - pens, health, training +
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health Care,
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Aldershot
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Marlow
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 23 days ago