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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 195 173 206
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 50 51 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 0.92% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.96% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 13
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-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
6227 5299 5096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5205 4606 4505
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +10 28 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Dorset -10 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Somerset +5 7 £50,000 +21.95%
Gloucestershire -24 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wiltshire -13 2 £56,250 +12.50%
Devon -20 2 £33,750 -15.66% 1
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (66.87%) Spring
3 106 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (35.54%) SQL
5 55 (33.13%) JavaScript
6 51 (30.72%) J2EE
6 51 (30.72%) TDD
7 49 (29.52%) Oracle
8 48 (28.92%) Hibernate
9 46 (27.71%) JUnit
10 41 (24.70%) XML
11 36 (21.69%) Maven
12 35 (21.08%) HTML
13 34 (20.48%) Eclipse
13 34 (20.48%) Subversion
14 32 (19.28%) Scrum
14 32 (19.28%) Unit Testing
15 30 (18.07%) CSS
16 28 (16.87%) Tomcat
17 27 (16.27%) Web Services
17 27 (16.27%) jQuery
18 26 (15.66%) Ant
18 26 (15.66%) MySQL
19 21 (12.65%) Finance
20 20 (12.05%) Relational Database
21 19 (11.45%) UML
22 18 (10.84%) OO
22 18 (10.84%) Java EE
22 18 (10.84%) Jenkins
23 17 (10.24%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 28 (16.87%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.63%) WebLogic
2 11 (6.63%) JBoss
3 8 (4.82%) Apache
3 8 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.22%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (3.01%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.60%) Liferay
6 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.22%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) HTTP
2 2 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.66%) MySQL
2 20 (12.05%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.04%) Big Data
4 12 (7.23%) HBase
5 11 (6.63%) RDBMS
6 10 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.61%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.41%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 46 (27.71%) JUnit
2 36 (21.69%) Maven
3 34 (20.48%) Eclipse
3 34 (20.48%) Subversion
4 26 (15.66%) Ant
5 18 (10.84%) Jenkins
6 12 (7.23%) Git (software)
7 10 (6.02%) NetBeans
8 9 (5.42%) Selenium
9 8 (4.82%) Hudson
10 5 (3.01%) JMeter
10 5 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (2.41%) JIRA
12 3 (1.81%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (1.81%) NUnit
13 2 (1.20%) Mockito
13 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.20%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.20%) jMock
General
1 21 (12.65%) Finance
2 17 (10.24%) Banking
3 13 (7.83%) Marketing
4 6 (3.61%) Retail
5 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.01%) Advertising
6 4 (2.41%) Electronics
6 4 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (66.87%) Spring
2 51 (30.72%) J2EE
3 48 (28.92%) Hibernate
4 41 (24.70%) XML
5 35 (21.08%) HTML
6 30 (18.07%) CSS
7 27 (16.27%) jQuery
7 27 (16.27%) Web Services
8 18 (10.84%) Java EE
9 15 (9.04%) SOAP
10 14 (8.43%) HTML5
11 13 (7.83%) Spring MVC
12 11 (6.63%) Servlets
12 11 (6.63%) OSGi
13 10 (6.02%) GWT
13 10 (6.02%) JSP
13 10 (6.02%) J2SE
13 10 (6.02%) JSF
14 9 (5.42%) Ajax
15 6 (3.61%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.01%) Online Banking
4 4 (2.41%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.41%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.81%) GIS
6 1 (0.60%) Open Source
6 1 (0.60%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.24%) Linux
2 12 (7.23%) UNIX
3 5 (3.01%) Windows
4 4 (2.41%) Android
4 4 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.20%) Solaris
6 1 (0.60%) Fedora
6 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (30.72%) TDD
3 32 (19.28%) Unit Testing
3 32 (19.28%) Scrum
4 19 (11.45%) UML
5 18 (10.84%) OO
6 17 (10.24%) Mentoring
7 16 (9.64%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.83%) MVC
9 12 (7.23%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.23%) BDD
10 10 (6.02%) Pair Programming
11 9 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.61%) OOD
12 6 (3.61%) Machine Learning
12 6 (3.61%) Analytics
13 5 (3.01%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (3.01%) Performance Testing
14 4 (2.41%) Refactoring
14 4 (2.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (35.54%) SQL
3 55 (33.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.42%) PHP
5 8 (4.82%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.61%) Python
6 6 (3.61%) C++
6 6 (3.61%) Ruby
7 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.60%) C
8 1 (0.60%) RPG
8 1 (0.60%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (2.41%) HND
1 4 (2.41%) PhD
1 4 (2.41%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (7.23%) Puppet
1 12 (7.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (29.52%) Oracle
2 7 (4.22%) IBM
3 3 (1.81%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.60%) Sybase
5 1 (0.60%) SAP
5 1 (0.60%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) Jaspersoft
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