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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 295 264 302
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 155 190 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.84% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.88% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 146 171 129
Average salary £50,125 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.52% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £72,500 £57,500
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 34 £55,000 - 7
Surrey -26 31 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hampshire +2 27 £45,500 -9.00% 1
Oxfordshire +26 26 £59,250 +22.16% 2
Buckinghamshire -10 13 £47,500 -13.63%
Kent +11 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Sussex +12 8 £53,000 +32.50% 2
East Sussex +26 4 £62,500 +8.69%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 353 (100.00%) Java
2 257 (72.80%) Spring
3 192 (54.39%) J2EE
4 162 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (41.64%) Hibernate
6 146 (41.36%) JavaScript
7 134 (37.96%) SQL
8 122 (34.56%) XML
9 115 (32.58%) HTML
10 112 (31.73%) Web Services
11 100 (28.33%) Tomcat
12 92 (26.06%) Maven
13 91 (25.78%) CSS
14 88 (24.93%) Eclipse
15 87 (24.65%) Linux
16 85 (24.08%) JSP
17 84 (23.80%) Scrum
17 84 (23.80%) TDD
18 74 (20.96%) Subversion
19 73 (20.68%) Java EE
20 72 (20.40%) Degree
20 72 (20.40%) jQuery
21 69 (19.55%) MySQL
21 69 (19.55%) MVC
22 68 (19.26%) Ant
23 64 (18.13%) Servlets
24 60 (17.00%) JUnit
24 60 (17.00%) Oracle
25 59 (16.71%) Git (software)
26 57 (16.15%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 100 (28.33%) Tomcat
2 40 (11.33%) JBoss
3 36 (10.20%) Apache
4 25 (7.08%) WebSphere
5 21 (5.95%) Cloud Foundry
6 19 (5.38%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.68%) Jetty
8 11 (3.12%) Node.js
9 10 (2.83%) Apache Solr
10 9 (2.55%) Apache Pig
11 7 (1.98%) Apache Spark
12 6 (1.70%) Liferay
13 5 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.42%) GlassFish
14 4 (1.13%) WebLogic Portal
14 4 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.57%) Mule
15 2 (0.57%) Mule ESB
16 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 7 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.12%) SaaS
3 6 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.57%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.65%) HTTP
2 13 (3.68%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.98%) Internet
4 4 (1.13%) AMQP
5 3 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.55%) MySQL
2 37 (10.48%) SQL Server
3 36 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 34 (9.63%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.67%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (4.82%) Big Data
6 17 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (4.53%) Hadoop
8 15 (4.25%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.83%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.55%) Riak
11 5 (1.42%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.13%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.13%) Redis
13 2 (0.57%) HBase
13 2 (0.57%) SQLite
13 2 (0.57%) JasperReports
13 2 (0.57%) BaseX
13 2 (0.57%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 92 (26.06%) Maven
2 88 (24.93%) Eclipse
3 74 (20.96%) Subversion
4 68 (19.26%) Ant
5 60 (17.00%) JUnit
6 59 (16.71%) Git (software)
7 31 (8.78%) JIRA
7 31 (8.78%) Jenkins
8 21 (5.95%) Mockito
9 15 (4.25%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.98%) jMock
11 6 (1.70%) Eclipse RCP
11 6 (1.70%) Gradle
11 6 (1.70%) Selenium
12 5 (1.42%) JMeter
12 5 (1.42%) Log4j
12 5 (1.42%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.85%) YourKit
14 2 (0.57%) ClearQuest
14 2 (0.57%) PVCS
General
1 55 (15.58%) Finance
2 27 (7.65%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.12%) Advertising
4 10 (2.83%) Retail
5 9 (2.55%) Marketing
5 9 (2.55%) Banking
6 7 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.98%) Electronics
7 4 (1.13%) Publishing
7 4 (1.13%) Games
8 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.57%) Automotive
9 2 (0.57%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (72.80%) Spring
2 192 (54.39%) J2EE
3 147 (41.64%) Hibernate
4 122 (34.56%) XML
5 115 (32.58%) HTML
6 112 (31.73%) Web Services
7 91 (25.78%) CSS
8 85 (24.08%) JSP
9 73 (20.68%) Java EE
10 72 (20.40%) jQuery
11 64 (18.13%) Servlets
12 55 (15.58%) SOAP
12 55 (15.58%) JSON
13 52 (14.73%) Spring MVC
13 52 (14.73%) Struts
14 46 (13.03%) Ajax
15 41 (11.61%) REST
16 40 (11.33%) RESTful
17 38 (10.76%) JDBC
18 30 (8.50%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.86%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.50%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.55%) Semantic Web
5 7 (1.98%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.98%) DTV
5 7 (1.98%) Clustering
6 5 (1.42%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.42%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.13%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.13%) GIS
7 4 (1.13%) Online Games
8 2 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.57%) Social Media
8 2 (0.57%) iPad
8 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.57%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 87 (24.65%) Linux
2 48 (13.60%) UNIX
3 33 (9.35%) Windows
4 26 (7.37%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.25%) Android
6 4 (1.13%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.85%) Solaris
8 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.28%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (23.80%) TDD
2 84 (23.80%) Scrum
3 69 (19.55%) MVC
4 57 (16.15%) UML
4 57 (16.15%) OO
5 53 (15.01%) SDLC
6 45 (12.75%) OOD
6 45 (12.75%) Software Engineering
7 36 (10.20%) SOA
8 32 (9.07%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (8.78%) Multithreading
10 29 (8.22%) OOP
11 26 (7.37%) Unit Testing
12 24 (6.80%) BDD
12 24 (6.80%) RUP
13 23 (6.52%) AOP
14 21 (5.95%) Open Source
15 19 (5.38%) OOA/OOD
15 19 (5.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 353 (100.00%) Java
2 146 (41.36%) JavaScript
3 134 (37.96%) SQL
4 26 (7.37%) Scala
5 22 (6.23%) AspectJ
6 14 (3.97%) XPath
6 14 (3.97%) XQuery
7 11 (3.12%) Objective-C
7 11 (3.12%) VB.NET
7 11 (3.12%) Perl
7 11 (3.12%) PL/SQL
7 11 (3.12%) Ruby
8 10 (2.83%) HQL
9 8 (2.27%) Groovy
9 8 (2.27%) C#
9 8 (2.27%) C++
9 8 (2.27%) PHP
10 7 (1.98%) PHP5
11 6 (1.70%) Python
11 6 (1.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (20.40%) Degree
2 12 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.42%) OCPJP
4 4 (1.13%) OCMJD
4 4 (1.13%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.13%) OCPJWCD
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.98%) Puppet
3 4 (1.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 60 (17.00%) Oracle
2 26 (7.37%) IBM
3 19 (5.38%) hybris
4 13 (3.68%) Google
5 9 (2.55%) Endeca
6 7 (1.98%) SAP
7 5 (1.42%) Sybase
7 5 (1.42%) Sun
8 4 (1.13%) VMware
9 3 (0.85%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.85%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.28%) Apple
10 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.28%) Perforce
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