The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 100 187 160
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 141 26 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.33% 0.50% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 0.52% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 130 23 49
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5003 5295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.79% 95.28% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 4392 4649
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Senior Java Developer
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
Bristol +30 42 £45,000 -
Wiltshire +21 34 £39,000 -29.09% 4
Dorset +21 32 £61,250 +53.12% 3
Gloucestershire - 15 £40,000 -
Somerset - 7 £44,750 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 212 (100.00%) Java
2 143 (67.45%) Spring
3 87 (41.04%) SQL
4 80 (37.74%) Maven
5 71 (33.49%) Oracle
6 65 (30.66%) Eclipse
6 65 (30.66%) TDD
7 60 (28.30%) Ant
8 59 (27.83%) Unit Testing
9 58 (27.36%) Web Services
9 58 (27.36%) OO
10 57 (26.89%) JavaScript
11 55 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (25.47%) J2EE
13 52 (24.53%) HTML
13 52 (24.53%) XML
13 52 (24.53%) Subversion
14 50 (23.58%) Jenkins
15 48 (22.64%) Java EE
15 48 (22.64%) JUnit
16 47 (22.17%) Scrum
17 46 (21.70%) EJB
18 45 (21.23%) Hibernate
19 42 (19.81%) JPA
20 41 (19.34%) Selenium
20 41 (19.34%) NetBeans
21 37 (17.45%) CSS
21 37 (17.45%) jQuery
22 33 (15.57%) EJB 3.0
23 32 (15.09%) Hudson

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 16 (7.55%) Apache ServiceMix
2 14 (6.60%) Tomcat
3 13 (6.13%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.83%) Apache
4 6 (2.83%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.36%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.42%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.89%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.96%) Relational Database
2 17 (8.02%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.55%) MySQL
4 13 (6.13%) RDBMS
4 13 (6.13%) Big Data
5 12 (5.66%) Hadoop
6 10 (4.72%) HBase
7 6 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.36%) DB2
9 4 (1.89%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.94%) Redis
10 2 (0.94%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 80 (37.74%) Maven
2 65 (30.66%) Eclipse
3 60 (28.30%) Ant
4 52 (24.53%) Subversion
5 50 (23.58%) Jenkins
6 48 (22.64%) JUnit
7 41 (19.34%) NetBeans
7 41 (19.34%) Selenium
8 32 (15.09%) Hudson
8 32 (15.09%) JMeter
9 23 (10.85%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.89%) Rational Application Developer
11 3 (1.42%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.94%) NUnit
12 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.47%) EasyMock
13 1 (0.47%) Mockito
General
1 31 (14.62%) Finance
2 20 (9.43%) Banking
2 20 (9.43%) Marketing
3 16 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.72%) Electronics
5 7 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.89%) Retail
8 3 (1.42%) Back Office
9 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (67.45%) Spring
2 58 (27.36%) Web Services
3 54 (25.47%) J2EE
4 52 (24.53%) HTML
4 52 (24.53%) XML
5 48 (22.64%) Java EE
6 46 (21.70%) EJB
7 45 (21.23%) Hibernate
8 42 (19.81%) JPA
9 37 (17.45%) CSS
9 37 (17.45%) jQuery
10 33 (15.57%) EJB 3.0
11 32 (15.09%) JSF
12 22 (10.38%) HTML5
13 19 (8.96%) SOAP
14 18 (8.49%) OSGi
15 16 (7.55%) Spring MVC
16 15 (7.08%) REST
17 14 (6.60%) JSP
17 14 (6.60%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.25%) Digital Media
5 8 (3.77%) GIS
6 5 (2.36%) Derivative
6 5 (2.36%) Open Source
6 5 (2.36%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.36%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.94%) DTV
7 2 (0.94%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.94%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.91%) Linux
2 12 (5.66%) Android
2 12 (5.66%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.30%) UNIX
3 7 (3.30%) Windows
4 2 (0.94%) Solaris
5 1 (0.47%) Fedora
5 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.66%) TDD
2 59 (27.83%) Unit Testing
3 58 (27.36%) OO
4 55 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (22.17%) Scrum
6 31 (14.62%) Performance Testing
7 24 (11.32%) UML
8 22 (10.38%) Software Engineering
9 17 (8.02%) E-Commerce
10 16 (7.55%) MVC
11 11 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.19%) Analytics
12 9 (4.25%) Android Development
12 9 (4.25%) iOS Development
13 8 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
14 7 (3.30%) Machine Learning
14 7 (3.30%) Pair Programming
15 6 (2.83%) OOA/OOD
15 6 (2.83%) BDD
15 6 (2.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 212 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (41.04%) SQL
3 57 (26.89%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.55%) PHP
5 15 (7.08%) C++
6 5 (2.36%) Ruby
7 4 (1.89%) C
7 4 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.42%) Python
9 2 (0.94%) XQuery
9 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.94%) C#
9 2 (0.94%) Scala
10 1 (0.47%) PHP5
10 1 (0.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 18 (8.49%) Degree
2 5 (2.36%) HND
2 5 (2.36%) PhD
3 3 (1.42%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (4.72%) Puppet
1 10 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (33.49%) Oracle
2 14 (6.60%) JBoss
3 12 (5.66%) IBM
4 2 (0.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.94%) Sun
4 2 (0.94%) SAP
4 2 (0.94%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.47%) hybris
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
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