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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 278 264 281
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 166 193 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.87% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.92% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 148 181 128
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 £62,500 £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
19701 20992 19908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16447 16493 16428
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 £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +11 35 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Surrey -26 34 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Hampshire +19 29 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Oxfordshire +13 27 £55,500 +14.43% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 13 £47,500 -11.62%
West Sussex -5 11 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East Sussex +19 9 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Kent -11 8 £50,000 -0.99%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 341 (100.00%) Java
2 235 (68.91%) Spring
3 177 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (44.87%) JavaScript
5 150 (43.99%) J2EE
6 142 (41.64%) Hibernate
7 127 (37.24%) XML
8 125 (36.66%) SQL
8 125 (36.66%) HTML
9 102 (29.91%) Web Services
10 100 (29.33%) CSS
11 85 (24.93%) TDD
12 83 (24.34%) Scrum
12 83 (24.34%) Degree
12 83 (24.34%) Tomcat
12 83 (24.34%) Eclipse
13 78 (22.87%) Maven
14 77 (22.58%) Linux
15 74 (21.70%) JSP
16 73 (21.41%) jQuery
17 72 (21.11%) Java EE
18 68 (19.94%) MVC
19 66 (19.35%) Oracle
19 66 (19.35%) Subversion
20 65 (19.06%) Computer Science
21 62 (18.18%) Ant
22 61 (17.89%) Servlets
23 60 (17.60%) SOAP
24 59 (17.30%) Finance
25 56 (16.42%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 83 (24.34%) Tomcat
2 32 (9.38%) JBoss
3 30 (8.80%) WebSphere
4 28 (8.21%) Apache
5 24 (7.04%) WebLogic
6 16 (4.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (2.64%) Jetty
7 9 (2.64%) Apache Pig
8 8 (2.35%) Apache Solr
8 8 (2.35%) Apache Spark
9 7 (2.05%) Node.js
10 6 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.76%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.47%) Liferay
12 4 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.59%) Mule
14 2 (0.59%) Mule ESB
15 1 (0.29%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 8 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.35%) SaaS
3 6 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.59%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.29%) Force.com
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.62%) HTTP
2 16 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.52%) Internet
4 4 (1.17%) SAN
5 1 (0.29%) AMQP
5 1 (0.29%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.37%) MySQL
2 44 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 44 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 37 (10.85%) Relational Database
4 32 (9.38%) Big Data
5 20 (5.87%) MongoDB
6 19 (5.57%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.99%) RDBMS
8 16 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (4.11%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.64%) Riak
12 5 (1.47%) HBase
12 5 (1.47%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.17%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.17%) Redis
13 4 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
14 2 (0.59%) DB2
14 2 (0.59%) JasperReports
14 2 (0.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 83 (24.34%) Eclipse
2 78 (22.87%) Maven
3 66 (19.35%) Subversion
4 62 (18.18%) Ant
5 56 (16.42%) JUnit
6 54 (15.84%) Git (software)
7 35 (10.26%) Jenkins
8 29 (8.50%) JIRA
9 25 (7.33%) Mockito
10 16 (4.69%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.64%) Selenium
11 9 (2.64%) IntelliJ
12 7 (2.05%) jMock
12 7 (2.05%) Eclipse RCP
12 7 (2.05%) Gradle
13 4 (1.17%) YourKit
13 4 (1.17%) JMeter
13 4 (1.17%) Log4j
14 3 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
15 2 (0.59%) ClearQuest
General
1 59 (17.30%) Finance
2 23 (6.74%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.23%) Advertising
4 9 (2.64%) Banking
4 9 (2.64%) Retail
4 9 (2.64%) Marketing
5 8 (2.35%) Electronics
5 8 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.59%) Automotive
7 2 (0.59%) Law
7 2 (0.59%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (68.91%) Spring
2 150 (43.99%) J2EE
3 142 (41.64%) Hibernate
4 127 (37.24%) XML
5 125 (36.66%) HTML
6 102 (29.91%) Web Services
7 100 (29.33%) CSS
8 74 (21.70%) JSP
9 73 (21.41%) jQuery
10 72 (21.11%) Java EE
11 61 (17.89%) Servlets
12 60 (17.60%) SOAP
13 53 (15.54%) Spring MVC
14 46 (13.49%) RESTful
15 43 (12.61%) Struts
16 42 (12.32%) JSON
17 41 (12.02%) REST
18 39 (11.44%) Ajax
18 39 (11.44%) JDBC
19 29 (8.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (19.06%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.52%) Semantic Web
5 10 (2.93%) Clustering
5 10 (2.93%) Data Integration
6 8 (2.35%) DTV
7 7 (2.05%) iPad
8 4 (1.17%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.17%) GIS
8 4 (1.17%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.88%) Physics
9 3 (0.88%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.59%) User Experience
11 1 (0.29%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (0.29%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.58%) Linux
2 46 (13.49%) UNIX
3 33 (9.68%) Windows
4 22 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.40%) Android
6 5 (1.47%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.17%) Solaris
8 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.29%) CentOS
9 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (24.93%) TDD
3 83 (24.34%) Scrum
4 68 (19.94%) MVC
5 56 (16.42%) OO
6 53 (15.54%) Software Engineering
7 52 (15.25%) UML
8 46 (13.49%) SDLC
9 39 (11.44%) OOD
10 36 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (8.80%) BDD
12 27 (7.92%) Unit Testing
12 27 (7.92%) OOP
13 25 (7.33%) SOA
14 24 (7.04%) Open Source
15 23 (6.74%) OOA/OOD
16 22 (6.45%) Multithreading
17 20 (5.87%) Use Case
17 20 (5.87%) Test Automation
17 20 (5.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 341 (100.00%) Java
2 153 (44.87%) JavaScript
3 125 (36.66%) SQL
4 21 (6.16%) Scala
5 17 (4.99%) AspectJ
6 11 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.93%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.93%) C++
7 10 (2.93%) Ruby
8 9 (2.64%) XPath
8 9 (2.64%) PHP
8 9 (2.64%) XQuery
9 8 (2.35%) HQL
10 7 (2.05%) PHP5
10 7 (2.05%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.05%) Perl
11 6 (1.76%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.76%) Python
11 6 (1.76%) Groovy
12 3 (0.88%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 83 (24.34%) Degree
2 12 (3.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.76%) OCPJP
4 4 (1.17%) OCMJD
4 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.17%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.17%) OCPJWCD
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.29%) HND
System Software
1 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.52%) Puppet
3 10 (2.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 66 (19.35%) Oracle
2 21 (6.16%) IBM
2 21 (6.16%) hybris
3 9 (2.64%) Google
4 8 (2.35%) SAP
5 7 (2.05%) Endeca
6 6 (1.76%) Sybase
6 6 (1.76%) Sun
7 3 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.88%) VMware
7 3 (0.88%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.88%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.59%) Perforce
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.29%) Apple
9 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
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