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 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 Software Engineer
Rank 426 426 424
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 13 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.10% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.11% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 5
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -14.34%
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
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 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
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 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
Oxfordshire +1 10 - -
Berkshire +14 1 £42,500 -48.48%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £43,000 -
Senior Java Software Engineer
England

Senior Java Software Engineer
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 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (70.83%) Hibernate
3 17 (70.83%) Spring
4 16 (66.67%) JUnit
5 14 (58.33%) SQL
5 14 (58.33%) Spring MVC
5 14 (58.33%) jQuery
5 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 12 (50.00%) Degree
7 11 (45.83%) TDD
8 10 (41.67%) Grails
8 10 (41.67%) MVC
8 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
8 10 (41.67%) Mockito
8 10 (41.67%) BDD
8 10 (41.67%) Puppet
8 10 (41.67%) JBoss Seam
8 10 (41.67%) Semantic Web
8 10 (41.67%) Big Data
8 10 (41.67%) Play Framework
8 10 (41.67%) Ansible
8 10 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (33.33%) SaaS
9 8 (33.33%) Web Services
10 7 (29.17%) Scrum
10 7 (29.17%) REST

Senior Java Software Engineer
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 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 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (16.67%) Jetty
1 4 (16.67%) Apache Pig
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (33.33%) SaaS
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Big Data
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.50%) JasperReports
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) JUnit
2 10 (41.67%) Mockito
3 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.67%) jMock
3 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 3 (12.50%) Subversion
4 3 (12.50%) Ant
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) Hibernate
1 17 (70.83%) Spring
2 14 (58.33%) jQuery
2 14 (58.33%) Spring MVC
3 10 (41.67%) Grails
3 10 (41.67%) Play Framework
3 10 (41.67%) JBoss Seam
4 8 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (29.17%) REST
6 4 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (16.67%) JAX-RS
6 4 (16.67%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (16.67%) JMS
6 4 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (16.67%) Struts
6 4 (16.67%) Java EE
6 4 (16.67%) Ajax
6 4 (16.67%) J2EE
6 4 (16.67%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (41.67%) Semantic Web
3 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (45.83%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 10 (41.67%) MVC
3 10 (41.67%) BDD
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) OOP
6 4 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (16.67%) Microservices
7 3 (12.50%) Open Source
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) WFM
7 3 (12.50%) Product Management
7 3 (12.50%) B2B
8 2 (8.33%) UML
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Puppet
1 10 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (41.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
1 4 (16.67%) SAP
1 4 (16.67%) Atlassian