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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 264 279 240
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 198 152 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.74% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 184 131 211
Average salary £50,000 £51,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% +3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,750 £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
21058 20593 21991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.07% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16561 16985 18775
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 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 27 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 +6 67 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Berkshire -6 45 £52,500 - 5
Hampshire +1 27 £45,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +17 22 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Oxfordshire +11 15 £48,500 +7.77% 1
Kent +1 13 £49,000 +7.69% 1
East Sussex -23 6 £60,000 +37.14% 1
West Sussex -6 5 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Middlesex -8 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 373 (100.00%) Java
2 218 (58.45%) Spring
3 162 (43.43%) Hibernate
4 161 (43.16%) JavaScript
5 154 (41.29%) SQL
6 150 (40.21%) J2EE
7 135 (36.19%) HTML
8 116 (31.10%) XML
9 111 (29.76%) CSS
10 96 (25.74%) JSP
11 88 (23.59%) TDD
12 85 (22.79%) Web Services
13 83 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
14 82 (21.98%) Software Engineering
15 80 (21.45%) Tomcat
16 76 (20.38%) Oracle
17 71 (19.03%) Computer Science
18 67 (17.96%) Servlets
18 67 (17.96%) Eclipse
19 66 (17.69%) Ant
20 65 (17.43%) Degree
21 63 (16.89%) Struts
21 63 (16.89%) Finance
22 61 (16.35%) MVC
22 61 (16.35%) Java EE
23 59 (15.82%) Scrum
24 55 (14.75%) OO
24 55 (14.75%) Relational Database
25 53 (14.21%) Linux
25 53 (14.21%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 80 (21.45%) Tomcat
2 41 (10.99%) WebSphere
3 30 (8.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (5.09%) Apache
5 18 (4.83%) WebLogic
6 14 (3.75%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.88%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.07%) Jetty
8 4 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.80%) Node.js
10 2 (0.54%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.27%) Liferay
11 1 (0.27%) Confluence
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) CMS
11 1 (0.27%) Drupal
11 1 (0.27%) IIS
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 23 (6.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.88%) GitHub
3 4 (1.07%) SaaS
4 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.31%) HTTP
2 24 (6.43%) TCP/IP
3 22 (5.90%) Internet
4 2 (0.54%) Wireless
4 2 (0.54%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (0.27%) SS7
5 1 (0.27%) SMPP
5 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.75%) Relational Database
2 44 (11.80%) SQL Server
3 39 (10.46%) NoSQL
4 35 (9.38%) MySQL
4 35 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 33 (8.85%) RDBMS
6 20 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (5.36%) Big Data
7 13 (3.49%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.22%) HBase
9 10 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.61%) MarkLogic
12 3 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.80%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 67 (17.96%) Eclipse
2 66 (17.69%) Ant
3 53 (14.21%) JUnit
4 44 (11.80%) Subversion
4 44 (11.80%) Maven
5 24 (6.43%) Jenkins
6 17 (4.56%) Git (software)
7 13 (3.49%) Mockito
8 11 (2.95%) TestNG
8 11 (2.95%) Hudson
8 11 (2.95%) Selenium
9 9 (2.41%) JIRA
10 4 (1.07%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.07%) Checkstyle
10 4 (1.07%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.07%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.07%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.80%) JBehave
11 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.80%) DbUnit
General
1 63 (16.89%) Finance
2 30 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.77%) Banking
4 13 (3.49%) Publishing
5 11 (2.95%) Marketing
6 5 (1.34%) Retail
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (58.45%) Spring
2 162 (43.43%) Hibernate
3 150 (40.21%) J2EE
4 135 (36.19%) HTML
5 116 (31.10%) XML
6 111 (29.76%) CSS
7 96 (25.74%) JSP
8 85 (22.79%) Web Services
9 67 (17.96%) Servlets
10 63 (16.89%) Struts
11 61 (16.35%) Java EE
12 49 (13.14%) jQuery
13 36 (9.65%) GWT
14 35 (9.38%) Ajax
15 34 (9.12%) Dojo
16 32 (8.58%) SOAP
16 32 (8.58%) JDBC
17 24 (6.43%) JSON
18 23 (6.17%) DHTML
19 20 (5.36%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (19.03%) Computer Science
2 37 (9.92%) Open Source
3 23 (6.17%) iPad
4 10 (2.68%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.41%) Tandem
6 8 (2.14%) Physics
7 7 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.61%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.34%) Social Media
10 4 (1.07%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.07%) Clustering
11 3 (0.80%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.54%) Kindle
12 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.54%) W3C
12 2 (0.54%) DTV
12 2 (0.54%) Statistics
12 2 (0.54%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.21%) Linux
2 34 (9.12%) UNIX
3 5 (1.34%) Windows
3 5 (1.34%) Solaris
4 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.54%) Android
5 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (23.59%) TDD
2 83 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (21.98%) Software Engineering
4 61 (16.35%) MVC
5 59 (15.82%) Scrum
6 55 (14.75%) OO
7 49 (13.14%) E-Commerce
8 39 (10.46%) Unit Testing
9 36 (9.65%) B2C
10 35 (9.38%) UML
10 35 (9.38%) B2B
11 34 (9.12%) BDD
12 33 (8.85%) SEO
13 29 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (6.43%) SOA
15 23 (6.17%) Web Development
16 17 (4.56%) Multithreading
16 17 (4.56%) OOD
17 16 (4.29%) OOA/OOD
17 16 (4.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 373 (100.00%) Java
2 161 (43.16%) JavaScript
3 154 (41.29%) SQL
4 25 (6.70%) Scala
5 23 (6.17%) PL/SQL
6 17 (4.56%) C
6 17 (4.56%) Python
7 13 (3.49%) C++
8 11 (2.95%) C#
9 9 (2.41%) PHP
10 8 (2.14%) Groovy
11 7 (1.88%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.88%) Perl
12 6 (1.61%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.54%) VB
13 2 (0.54%) Delphi
13 2 (0.54%) R
13 2 (0.54%) Ruby
14 1 (0.27%) PHP5
14 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (17.43%) Degree
2 3 (0.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.54%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.54%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.27%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (0.27%) CITP
4 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.56%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 76 (20.38%) Oracle
2 33 (8.85%) hybris
3 29 (7.77%) JBoss
4 23 (6.17%) ATG
4 23 (6.17%) Demandware
5 5 (1.34%) Remedy
6 3 (0.80%) Atomikos
6 3 (0.80%) Google
7 2 (0.54%) Sun
8 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.27%) Endeca
8 1 (0.27%) IBM
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.27%) SAP
8 1 (0.27%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.27%) Zend
8 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.27%) Talend
8 1 (0.27%) Guidewire
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Java Developer (Senior, J2EE, Spri
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sussex
Ballard Chalmers
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Otterbourne, Hampshire
Arqiva
Salary: bonus and corporate benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London, Swansea, Reading, Belfast
Kainos
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago
High Wycombe
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 22 days ago