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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 130 177 184
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 117 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.89% 0.65% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.68% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 109 30 30
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
5906 4836 5430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.20% 94.88% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4154 4807
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +16 33 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Dorset +16 31 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Wiltshire +8 28 £43,750 -10.71%
Gloucestershire -7 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Devon -13 2 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Somerset -18 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 138 (65.40%) Spring
3 80 (37.91%) SQL
4 75 (35.55%) TDD
5 72 (34.12%) Maven
6 69 (32.70%) Oracle
7 63 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (29.38%) JavaScript
9 56 (26.54%) Ant
10 55 (26.07%) J2EE
11 53 (25.12%) Unit Testing
12 50 (23.70%) JUnit
13 49 (23.22%) HTML
14 47 (22.27%) Eclipse
14 47 (22.27%) Hibernate
14 47 (22.27%) Scrum
15 46 (21.80%) XML
16 45 (21.33%) OO
17 44 (20.85%) Subversion
18 43 (20.38%) Web Services
19 40 (18.96%) Jenkins
20 38 (18.01%) jQuery
21 36 (17.06%) CSS
22 32 (15.17%) Java EE
23 31 (14.69%) EJB
23 31 (14.69%) NetBeans
24 30 (14.22%) Finance
24 30 (14.22%) Selenium
25 27 (12.80%) JPA
26 26 (12.32%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 19 (9.00%) Tomcat
2 17 (8.06%) Apache ServiceMix
3 12 (5.69%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.79%) Apache
5 7 (3.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (3.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.90%) Relational Database
2 18 (8.53%) MySQL
2 18 (8.53%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.58%) Big Data
4 14 (6.64%) HBase
4 14 (6.64%) RDBMS
5 10 (4.74%) Hadoop
6 8 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.37%) DB2
8 4 (1.90%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.95%) Redis
9 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 72 (34.12%) Maven
2 56 (26.54%) Ant
3 50 (23.70%) JUnit
4 47 (22.27%) Eclipse
5 44 (20.85%) Subversion
6 40 (18.96%) Jenkins
7 31 (14.69%) NetBeans
8 30 (14.22%) Selenium
9 26 (12.32%) Git (software)
10 21 (9.95%) Hudson
10 21 (9.95%) JMeter
11 4 (1.90%) Rational Application Developer
12 2 (0.95%) Mockito
12 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.95%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.95%) jMock
13 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.47%) JIRA
13 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (14.22%) Finance
2 24 (11.37%) Banking
2 24 (11.37%) Marketing
3 13 (6.16%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.74%) Electronics
5 6 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.84%) Retail
5 6 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.95%) Back Office
6 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (65.40%) Spring
2 55 (26.07%) J2EE
3 49 (23.22%) HTML
4 47 (22.27%) Hibernate
5 46 (21.80%) XML
6 43 (20.38%) Web Services
7 38 (18.01%) jQuery
8 36 (17.06%) CSS
9 32 (15.17%) Java EE
10 31 (14.69%) EJB
11 27 (12.80%) JPA
12 23 (10.90%) HTML5
13 22 (10.43%) JSF
14 21 (9.95%) EJB 3.0
15 19 (9.00%) OSGi
16 17 (8.06%) SOAP
17 14 (6.64%) Ajax
18 13 (6.16%) Spring MVC
18 13 (6.16%) JSP
18 13 (6.16%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.11%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.69%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.79%) GIS
5 6 (2.84%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.84%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.37%) Open Source
6 5 (2.37%) Derivative
6 5 (2.37%) Online Banking
6 5 (2.37%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.95%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.95%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.00%) Linux
2 11 (5.21%) UNIX
3 9 (4.27%) Android
3 9 (4.27%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.32%) Windows
5 1 (0.47%) Fedora
5 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (35.55%) TDD
2 63 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (25.12%) Unit Testing
4 47 (22.27%) Scrum
5 45 (21.33%) OO
6 23 (10.90%) UML
7 21 (9.95%) Software Engineering
8 20 (9.48%) Performance Testing
9 19 (9.00%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.64%) Analytics
10 14 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.16%) MVC
12 12 (5.69%) Pair Programming
13 10 (4.74%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (4.27%) BDD
15 8 (3.79%) OOD
15 8 (3.79%) Android Development
15 8 (3.79%) iOS Development
15 8 (3.79%) Machine Learning
16 6 (2.84%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (37.91%) SQL
3 62 (29.38%) JavaScript
4 17 (8.06%) PHP
5 14 (6.64%) C++
6 6 (2.84%) Python
6 6 (2.84%) Ruby
7 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) C
9 1 (0.47%) RPG
9 1 (0.47%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (5.69%) Degree
2 6 (2.84%) HND
2 6 (2.84%) PhD
3 3 (1.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (6.64%) Puppet
1 14 (6.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (32.70%) Oracle
2 12 (5.69%) JBoss
3 10 (4.74%) IBM
4 2 (0.95%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.95%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.95%) SAP
5 1 (0.47%) Google
5 1 (0.47%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (0.47%) Sybase
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
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