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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 266 279 260
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 181 152 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.72% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.76% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 171 132 195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 19 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 19 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 -11 52 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -16 38 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Hampshire +16 37 £45,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +20 15 £48,500 +7.77% 2
Kent +7 11 £52,750 +9.89% 1
East Sussex -17 11 £43,000 -4.44% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £50,000 +2.56% 1
West Sussex -7 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 374 (100.00%) Java
2 212 (56.68%) Spring
3 163 (43.58%) Hibernate
4 162 (43.32%) JavaScript
5 156 (41.71%) SQL
6 151 (40.37%) J2EE
7 150 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (34.76%) HTML
9 119 (31.82%) XML
10 111 (29.68%) CSS
11 87 (23.26%) Web Services
12 85 (22.73%) Tomcat
13 84 (22.46%) Software Engineering
14 83 (22.19%) JSP
15 82 (21.93%) TDD
16 78 (20.86%) Oracle
17 75 (20.05%) Computer Science
18 69 (18.45%) Degree
19 66 (17.65%) Eclipse
20 65 (17.38%) Java EE
21 64 (17.11%) Ant
22 62 (16.58%) MVC
23 61 (16.31%) Struts
24 58 (15.51%) Linux
25 57 (15.24%) Servlets
25 57 (15.24%) JUnit
25 57 (15.24%) Finance
26 51 (13.64%) Subversion
26 51 (13.64%) Relational Database
27 50 (13.37%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 85 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 37 (9.89%) WebSphere
3 28 (7.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (5.35%) Apache
5 17 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 15 (4.01%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (1.60%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.07%) Jetty
9 3 (0.80%) Node.js
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.53%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.53%) JCAPS
10 2 (0.53%) IIS
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.27%) CMS
11 1 (0.27%) Drupal
11 1 (0.27%) Liferay
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (5.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.60%) SaaS
2 6 (1.60%) GitHub
3 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.09%) HTTP
2 19 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 18 (4.81%) Internet
4 5 (1.34%) Wireless
5 2 (0.53%) SAN
5 2 (0.53%) Intranet
6 1 (0.27%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.27%) SS7
6 1 (0.27%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 42 (11.23%) SQL Server
3 39 (10.43%) MySQL
4 37 (9.89%) NoSQL
5 34 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 28 (7.49%) RDBMS
7 23 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (4.81%) Big Data
9 15 (4.01%) Hadoop
10 13 (3.48%) HBase
11 8 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.34%) MarkLogic
14 3 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.80%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 66 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 64 (17.11%) Ant
3 57 (15.24%) JUnit
4 51 (13.64%) Subversion
5 48 (12.83%) Maven
6 25 (6.68%) Git (software)
6 25 (6.68%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.48%) Hudson
7 13 (3.48%) JIRA
8 12 (3.21%) Selenium
8 12 (3.21%) Mockito
9 9 (2.41%) TestNG
10 7 (1.87%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.60%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.80%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.80%) Checkstyle
12 3 (0.80%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.80%) Gradle
13 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (15.24%) Finance
2 30 (8.02%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.68%) Banking
4 10 (2.67%) Marketing
5 9 (2.41%) Publishing
6 5 (1.34%) Retail
7 3 (0.80%) Legal
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (56.68%) Spring
2 163 (43.58%) Hibernate
3 151 (40.37%) J2EE
4 130 (34.76%) HTML
5 119 (31.82%) XML
6 111 (29.68%) CSS
7 87 (23.26%) Web Services
8 83 (22.19%) JSP
9 65 (17.38%) Java EE
10 61 (16.31%) Struts
11 57 (15.24%) Servlets
12 48 (12.83%) jQuery
13 40 (10.70%) SOAP
14 36 (9.63%) JDBC
15 34 (9.09%) Ajax
15 34 (9.09%) GWT
16 29 (7.75%) Dojo
17 26 (6.95%) Spring MVC
18 21 (5.61%) JPA
18 21 (5.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 75 (20.05%) Computer Science
2 35 (9.36%) Open Source
3 20 (5.35%) iPad
4 10 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.41%) Tandem
6 8 (2.14%) Physics
6 8 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.60%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.34%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.34%) DTV
9 5 (1.34%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.34%) Social Media
9 5 (1.34%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.07%) Clustering
11 2 (0.53%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) Statistics
11 2 (0.53%) Kindle
11 2 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.51%) Linux
2 39 (10.43%) UNIX
3 7 (1.87%) Solaris
4 3 (0.80%) Windows
5 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.27%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (22.46%) Software Engineering
3 82 (21.93%) TDD
4 62 (16.58%) MVC
5 50 (13.37%) Scrum
6 48 (12.83%) OO
7 44 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 40 (10.70%) Unit Testing
9 31 (8.29%) UML
9 31 (8.29%) B2C
10 30 (8.02%) B2B
11 29 (7.75%) BDD
12 28 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (7.49%) Web Development
12 28 (7.49%) SEO
13 25 (6.68%) Mentoring
14 22 (5.88%) SOA
15 18 (4.81%) Multithreading
16 16 (4.28%) OOD
17 14 (3.74%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 374 (100.00%) Java
2 162 (43.32%) JavaScript
3 156 (41.71%) SQL
4 28 (7.49%) Scala
5 25 (6.68%) PL/SQL
6 17 (4.55%) C
7 16 (4.28%) C++
7 16 (4.28%) Python
8 11 (2.94%) Perl
9 10 (2.67%) C#
9 10 (2.67%) Groovy
10 9 (2.41%) PHP
11 7 (1.87%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.60%) Ruby
13 5 (1.34%) XPath
13 5 (1.34%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.34%) XQuery
14 3 (0.80%) VB
15 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (18.45%) Degree
2 4 (1.07%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.53%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.53%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.27%) MBCS
4 1 (0.27%) HNC
4 1 (0.27%) HND
4 1 (0.27%) PhD
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.27%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.28%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 78 (20.86%) Oracle
2 28 (7.49%) hybris
3 25 (6.68%) JBoss
4 20 (5.35%) ATG
4 20 (5.35%) Demandware
5 5 (1.34%) Remedy
6 2 (0.53%) Atomikos
6 2 (0.53%) Google
6 2 (0.53%) IBM
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.53%) Sun
7 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.27%) Endeca
7 1 (0.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.27%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.27%) Zend
7 1 (0.27%) Talend
7 1 (0.27%) Guidewire
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Dependent upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Circa 50,000 - 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
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