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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 432 414 437
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 14 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.082% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.086% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
20998 20896 20988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.81% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16760 17048 18116
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 November 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 November 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
Oxfordshire +15 8 £50,000 -28.57%
East Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey +3 2 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Berkshire +16 1 £82,500 - 1
Senior Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (97.56%) Software Engineering
3 39 (95.12%) Spring
4 35 (85.37%) SQL
5 33 (80.49%) J2EE
6 29 (70.73%) Web Services
6 29 (70.73%) XML
7 27 (65.85%) Oracle
7 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (58.54%) HTML
9 20 (48.78%) TDD
10 15 (36.59%) Integration Testing
10 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (36.59%) Test Automation
10 15 (36.59%) BDD
11 14 (34.15%) Hibernate
12 13 (31.71%) Scrum
13 12 (29.27%) Middleware
13 12 (29.27%) NoSQL
13 12 (29.27%) Big Data
14 11 (26.83%) Open Source
15 9 (21.95%) User Stories
16 8 (19.51%) MVC
16 8 (19.51%) Spring MVC
16 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
16 8 (19.51%) Struts
16 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
17 7 (17.07%) JDBC
17 7 (17.07%) Finance
18 6 (14.63%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
1 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) Node.js
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.32%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) SaaS
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) LDAP
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) NoSQL
1 12 (29.27%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) Spring
2 33 (80.49%) J2EE
3 29 (70.73%) Web Services
3 29 (70.73%) XML
4 24 (58.54%) HTML
5 14 (34.15%) Hibernate
6 12 (29.27%) Middleware
7 8 (19.51%) Spring MVC
7 8 (19.51%) Struts
8 7 (17.07%) JDBC
9 5 (12.20%) Servlets
9 5 (12.20%) RESTful
9 5 (12.20%) Struts2
10 3 (7.32%) JSF
10 3 (7.32%) JSON
10 3 (7.32%) iBATIS
10 3 (7.32%) MyBatis
10 3 (7.32%) JSP
10 3 (7.32%) J2SE
10 3 (7.32%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Open Source
2 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
1 3 (7.32%) Windows CE
1 3 (7.32%) Android
1 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Software Engineering
2 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) TDD
4 15 (36.59%) Integration Testing
4 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (36.59%) Test Automation
4 15 (36.59%) BDD
5 13 (31.71%) Scrum
6 9 (21.95%) User Stories
7 8 (19.51%) MVC
8 6 (14.63%) Information Security
9 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
10 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.44%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
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