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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 260 286 246
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 192 147 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.66% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.70% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 172 132 202
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £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
21394 21069 22182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17161 17397 18944
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 £26,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +35 77 £52,500 - 1
Berkshire -3 37 £55,000 +6.28% 5
Buckinghamshire +13 29 £55,000 - 2
Hampshire -1 23 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Oxfordshire +16 11 £48,500 - 1
Kent -2 9 £45,000 -0.55%
East Sussex -16 7 £57,500 +64.28%
West Sussex -2 2 £40,000 -30.43%
Middlesex +5 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 381 (100.00%) Java
2 220 (57.74%) Spring
3 170 (44.62%) Hibernate
4 155 (40.68%) SQL
5 153 (40.16%) JavaScript
6 143 (37.53%) J2EE
7 131 (34.38%) HTML
8 121 (31.76%) XML
9 112 (29.40%) CSS
10 107 (28.08%) JSP
11 99 (25.98%) TDD
12 94 (24.67%) Web Services
13 88 (23.10%) Software Engineering
14 81 (21.26%) Tomcat
15 78 (20.47%) Servlets
16 77 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
17 76 (19.95%) Ant
17 76 (19.95%) Eclipse
18 71 (18.64%) Oracle
19 70 (18.37%) Finance
20 68 (17.85%) OO
20 68 (17.85%) Computer Science
21 66 (17.32%) Degree
22 63 (16.54%) Java EE
23 61 (16.01%) MVC
24 59 (15.49%) Scrum
25 57 (14.96%) Linux
25 57 (14.96%) Relational Database
26 55 (14.44%) E-Commerce
26 55 (14.44%) Struts

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 81 (21.26%) Tomcat
2 45 (11.81%) WebSphere
3 28 (7.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 21 (5.51%) Apache
5 19 (4.99%) WebLogic
6 12 (3.15%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.10%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.05%) Jetty
9 2 (0.52%) CMS
9 2 (0.52%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.26%) Drupal
10 1 (0.26%) Resin
10 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.26%) Liferay
10 1 (0.26%) Confluence
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.26%) Node.js
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 28 (7.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.84%) GitHub
3 5 (1.31%) SaaS
4 4 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.19%) HTTP
2 29 (7.61%) TCP/IP
3 23 (6.04%) Internet
4 2 (0.52%) 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 57 (14.96%) Relational Database
2 49 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 39 (10.24%) RDBMS
4 35 (9.19%) NoSQL
5 33 (8.66%) MySQL
6 26 (6.82%) MongoDB
7 18 (4.72%) Big Data
8 17 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (2.89%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.36%) HBase
12 6 (1.57%) MarkLogic
13 4 (1.05%) Riak
13 4 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.79%) Apache Hive
15 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.26%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 76 (19.95%) Ant
1 76 (19.95%) Eclipse
2 52 (13.65%) JUnit
3 48 (12.60%) Maven
4 45 (11.81%) Subversion
5 21 (5.51%) Jenkins
6 18 (4.72%) Git (software)
7 14 (3.67%) Mockito
8 12 (3.15%) TestNG
9 7 (1.84%) JIRA
9 7 (1.84%) Selenium
10 6 (1.57%) Hudson
11 4 (1.05%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.05%) DbUnit
11 4 (1.05%) Checkstyle
11 4 (1.05%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.79%) jMock
12 3 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.79%) JBehave
General
1 70 (18.37%) Finance
2 29 (7.61%) Banking
3 26 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.67%) Publishing
5 11 (2.89%) Marketing
6 5 (1.31%) Retail
7 3 (0.79%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (57.74%) Spring
2 170 (44.62%) Hibernate
3 143 (37.53%) J2EE
4 131 (34.38%) HTML
5 121 (31.76%) XML
6 112 (29.40%) CSS
7 107 (28.08%) JSP
8 94 (24.67%) Web Services
9 78 (20.47%) Servlets
10 63 (16.54%) Java EE
11 55 (14.44%) Struts
12 53 (13.91%) jQuery
13 41 (10.76%) Ajax
14 39 (10.24%) Dojo
15 35 (9.19%) GWT
15 35 (9.19%) JDBC
16 33 (8.66%) SOAP
17 28 (7.35%) DHTML
18 25 (6.56%) JSF
18 25 (6.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.85%) Computer Science
2 40 (10.50%) Open Source
3 23 (6.04%) iPad
4 12 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.62%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.36%) Tandem
7 8 (2.10%) Physics
8 6 (1.57%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.31%) Social Media
9 5 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.05%) Clustering
11 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.79%) Statistics
11 3 (0.79%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.52%) W3C
12 2 (0.52%) Social Network
13 1 (0.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.96%) Linux
2 33 (8.66%) UNIX
3 5 (1.31%) Windows
3 5 (1.31%) Solaris
4 3 (0.79%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.79%) Android
4 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (25.98%) TDD
2 88 (23.10%) Software Engineering
3 77 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (17.85%) OO
5 61 (16.01%) MVC
6 59 (15.49%) Scrum
7 55 (14.44%) E-Commerce
8 42 (11.02%) UML
8 42 (11.02%) B2C
9 40 (10.50%) B2B
10 38 (9.97%) SEO
10 38 (9.97%) Unit Testing
11 36 (9.45%) BDD
12 26 (6.82%) SOA
13 23 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (5.77%) Asset Management
15 21 (5.51%) Multithreading
15 21 (5.51%) User Stories
16 20 (5.25%) Information Security
16 20 (5.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 381 (100.00%) Java
2 155 (40.68%) SQL
3 153 (40.16%) JavaScript
4 24 (6.30%) Scala
5 18 (4.72%) PL/SQL
6 17 (4.46%) Python
7 15 (3.94%) C#
8 12 (3.15%) C
9 11 (2.89%) C++
10 9 (2.36%) PHP
10 9 (2.36%) Groovy
11 7 (1.84%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.57%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.57%) Perl
13 2 (0.52%) Delphi
13 2 (0.52%) Ruby
13 2 (0.52%) R
14 1 (0.26%) PHP5
14 1 (0.26%) Ada
14 1 (0.26%) CFML
Qualifications
1 66 (17.32%) Degree
2 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.52%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.52%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.26%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.26%) CITP
4 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.04%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (18.64%) Oracle
2 39 (10.24%) hybris
3 36 (9.45%) JBoss
4 28 (7.35%) ATG
4 28 (7.35%) Demandware
5 4 (1.05%) Atomikos
5 4 (1.05%) Google
6 2 (0.52%) Sun
6 2 (0.52%) Remedy
7 1 (0.26%) Talend
7 1 (0.26%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.26%) SAP
7 1 (0.26%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.26%) Endeca
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
Stott & May
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Salary Flexible for exceptional candidates
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + be - pens, health, training +
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £41 - £47000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Beaconsfield
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 20 days ago