The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 418 422 438
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 22 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.056% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.059% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 6
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Senior Java Software Engineer
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
20681 20449 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.68% 94.99% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 16863 18474
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the South East region.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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
Oxfordshire +23 12 £50,000 -28.57%
Surrey -16 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Berkshire +4 3 £82,500 +17.85%
East Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Senior Java Software Engineer
England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (97.96%) Software Engineering
3 47 (95.92%) Spring
4 43 (87.76%) SQL
5 37 (75.51%) J2EE
6 33 (67.35%) Oracle
7 31 (63.27%) Web Services
7 31 (63.27%) XML
7 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (57.14%) HTML
9 22 (44.90%) TDD
10 20 (40.82%) Hibernate
11 17 (34.69%) Test Automation
11 17 (34.69%) BDD
11 17 (34.69%) Integration Testing
11 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (30.61%) Scrum
13 14 (28.57%) Middleware
13 14 (28.57%) NoSQL
13 14 (28.57%) Big Data
14 13 (26.53%) User Stories
15 11 (22.45%) Open Source
15 11 (22.45%) Finance
16 10 (20.41%) Information Security
16 10 (20.41%) QA
16 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
16 10 (20.41%) Struts
17 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
17 8 (16.33%) Spring MVC
17 8 (16.33%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.33%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.20%) Node.js
3 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (10.20%) JBoss
3 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) SaaS
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) LDAP
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 14 (28.57%) Big Data
2 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Maven
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) Spring
2 37 (75.51%) J2EE
3 31 (63.27%) Web Services
3 31 (63.27%) XML
4 28 (57.14%) HTML
5 20 (40.82%) Hibernate
6 14 (28.57%) Middleware
7 10 (20.41%) Struts
8 8 (16.33%) Spring MVC
9 7 (14.29%) JDBC
10 5 (10.20%) MyBatis
10 5 (10.20%) RESTful
10 5 (10.20%) Struts2
10 5 (10.20%) JSP
10 5 (10.20%) Servlets
10 5 (10.20%) J2SE
10 5 (10.20%) SonicMQ
10 5 (10.20%) JSF
10 5 (10.20%) iBATIS
11 3 (6.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Open Source
2 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
1 5 (10.20%) Windows CE
2 3 (6.12%) Android
2 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) Software Engineering
2 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) TDD
4 17 (34.69%) Test Automation
4 17 (34.69%) BDD
4 17 (34.69%) Integration Testing
4 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (30.61%) Scrum
6 13 (26.53%) User Stories
7 10 (20.41%) Information Security
8 8 (16.33%) MVC
9 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.04%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (87.76%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft