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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 433 430 445
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 8 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.037% 0.097% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.10% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 7
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £41,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.95%
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
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +5 4 £50,000 -28.57%
Surrey -12 3 £42,500 -19.04%
East Sussex - 1 £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 19 December 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (96.88%) Software Engineering
2 31 (96.88%) Spring
3 26 (81.25%) J2EE
3 26 (81.25%) SQL
4 25 (78.13%) Web Services
4 25 (78.13%) XML
5 21 (65.63%) Oracle
6 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (46.88%) TDD
7 15 (46.88%) HTML
8 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
8 14 (43.75%) BDD
8 14 (43.75%) Integration Testing
8 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
10 9 (28.13%) Scrum
11 8 (25.00%) MVC
11 8 (25.00%) User Stories
11 8 (25.00%) JDBC
11 8 (25.00%) Spring MVC
11 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
12 7 (21.88%) Open Source
12 7 (21.88%) Finance
12 7 (21.88%) Middleware
12 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
12 7 (21.88%) Big Data
13 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (15.63%) Node.js
14 5 (15.63%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.63%) Node.js
3 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) LDAP
2 3 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
1 7 (21.88%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Maven
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) Spring
2 26 (81.25%) J2EE
3 25 (78.13%) Web Services
3 25 (78.13%) XML
4 15 (46.88%) HTML
5 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 8 (25.00%) JDBC
6 8 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 7 (21.88%) Middleware
8 5 (15.63%) Struts
8 5 (15.63%) Servlets
8 5 (15.63%) RESTful
8 5 (15.63%) Struts2
9 3 (9.38%) JSON
10 2 (6.25%) REST
10 2 (6.25%) Kafka
10 2 (6.25%) SOAP
10 2 (6.25%) XSD
10 2 (6.25%) WSDL
10 2 (6.25%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Open Source
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Software Engineering
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) TDD
4 14 (43.75%) Integration Testing
4 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
4 14 (43.75%) BDD
5 9 (28.13%) Scrum
6 8 (25.00%) User Stories
6 8 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (15.63%) Information Security
8 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.13%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.13%) OO
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (81.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP