The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 183 150 198
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 61 70 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 1.22% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 16
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5938 5441 5192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.21% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4872 4572 4567
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
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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
Bristol 0 17 £47,000 +6.53% 2
Dorset -16 13 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Gloucestershire - 12 £42,000 - 2
Somerset +2 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Wiltshire -21 3 £57,500 +53.33%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (66.67%) Spring
3 66 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (56.86%) JavaScript
5 45 (44.12%) XML
6 43 (42.16%) HTML
7 41 (40.20%) J2EE
7 41 (40.20%) CSS
7 41 (40.20%) Web Services
8 38 (37.25%) Tomcat
9 37 (36.27%) MySQL
10 34 (33.33%) Subversion
11 33 (32.35%) TDD
11 33 (32.35%) Hibernate
12 30 (29.41%) SQL
12 30 (29.41%) Linux
13 29 (28.43%) jQuery
14 28 (27.45%) JUnit
15 25 (24.51%) SOAP
16 22 (21.57%) Mentoring
17 20 (19.61%) XHTML
17 20 (19.61%) Maven
18 19 (18.63%) Scrum
19 18 (17.65%) Ant
19 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
19 18 (17.65%) BDD
20 17 (16.67%) Content Management
20 17 (16.67%) Spring MVC
21 16 (15.69%) MVC
21 16 (15.69%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 38 (37.25%) Tomcat
2 15 (14.71%) ColdFusion
3 7 (6.86%) JBoss
4 5 (4.90%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.94%) Mule
6 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.96%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.96%) IIS
6 2 (1.96%) Apache
6 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.98%) Jetty
7 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (9.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.76%) SaaS
3 9 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.98%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.27%) MySQL
2 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.84%) HBase
3 8 (7.84%) Big Data
4 7 (6.86%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.98%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 34 (33.33%) Subversion
2 28 (27.45%) JUnit
3 20 (19.61%) Maven
4 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 18 (17.65%) Ant
5 13 (12.75%) Eclipse
5 13 (12.75%) JIRA
6 10 (9.80%) Jenkins
7 8 (7.84%) Selenium
7 8 (7.84%) Hudson
8 5 (4.90%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.92%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.96%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.96%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.96%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.96%) RSpec
10 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.96%) TestNG
10 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Marketing
3 10 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 10 (9.80%) Electronics
3 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.84%) Advertising
5 3 (2.94%) Retail
6 2 (1.96%) Back Office
7 1 (0.98%) Publishing
7 1 (0.98%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (66.67%) Spring
2 45 (44.12%) XML
3 43 (42.16%) HTML
4 41 (40.20%) J2EE
4 41 (40.20%) CSS
4 41 (40.20%) Web Services
5 33 (32.35%) Hibernate
6 29 (28.43%) jQuery
7 25 (24.51%) SOAP
8 20 (19.61%) XHTML
9 17 (16.67%) Spring MVC
10 15 (14.71%) JSON
11 14 (13.73%) HTML5
12 13 (12.75%) Ajax
12 13 (12.75%) .NET
13 12 (11.76%) Servlets
13 12 (11.76%) JPA
14 10 (9.80%) Ext JS
15 9 (8.82%) Semantic HTML
15 9 (8.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) DTV
2 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.96%) Open Source
3 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) Fedora
2 4 (3.92%) CentOS
2 4 (3.92%) UNIX
3 3 (2.94%) Windows
4 2 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.35%) TDD
3 22 (21.57%) Mentoring
4 19 (18.63%) Scrum
5 18 (17.65%) BDD
6 17 (16.67%) Content Management
7 16 (15.69%) MVC
8 15 (14.71%) Kanban
9 10 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.80%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.84%) Integration Testing
10 8 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.86%) UML
11 7 (6.86%) OOP
11 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.90%) OOD
12 5 (4.90%) OO
12 5 (4.90%) RUP
12 5 (4.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 30 (29.41%) SQL
4 13 (12.75%) C#
5 6 (5.88%) Ruby
6 5 (4.90%) AspectJ
6 5 (4.90%) PHP
7 4 (3.92%) Python
7 4 (3.92%) PHP5
7 4 (3.92%) Clojure
8 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Puppet
1 8 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.96%) logstash
2 2 (1.96%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) SAP
2 6 (5.88%) IBM
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.94%) Google
5 2 (1.96%) Terracotta
5 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
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