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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 187 111 192
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 58 131 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 2.12% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 2.21% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 58 121 23
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
5698 5918 5015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.96% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4797 4870 4421
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,825 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -33 27 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Somerset +27 19 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Dorset -16 7 £47,500 -29.62%
Gloucestershire -16 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Wiltshire -38 1 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Java
2 79 (65.83%) Spring
3 76 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (45.83%) J2EE
5 53 (44.17%) XML
6 48 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 44 (36.67%) Linux
8 43 (35.83%) SQL
9 41 (34.17%) MySQL
10 40 (33.33%) Web Services
10 40 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 40 (33.33%) TDD
11 38 (31.67%) Subversion
12 36 (30.00%) CSS
13 35 (29.17%) Scrum
14 34 (28.33%) Maven
14 34 (28.33%) HTML
15 33 (27.50%) Git (software)
16 30 (25.00%) Hibernate
17 28 (23.33%) SOAP
18 26 (21.67%) Ant
18 26 (21.67%) Finance
18 26 (21.67%) JSON
19 24 (20.00%) JUnit
20 23 (19.17%) jQuery
21 21 (17.50%) JIRA
21 21 (17.50%) Relational Database
21 21 (17.50%) Servlets
21 21 (17.50%) Eclipse
21 21 (17.50%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 40 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 14 (11.67%) JBoss
3 13 (10.83%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (5.83%) MQSeries
4 7 (5.83%) ColdFusion
5 6 (5.00%) Mule
6 5 (4.17%) Mule ESB
7 4 (3.33%) Apache
8 3 (2.50%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.67%) Node.js
9 2 (1.67%) IIS
10 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.83%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 12 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (12.50%) SaaS
3 10 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.17%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.17%) MySQL
2 21 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 17 (14.17%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.17%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.17%) NoSQL
5 10 (8.33%) HBase
5 10 (8.33%) Big Data
6 7 (5.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.83%) Redis
9 1 (0.83%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 38 (31.67%) Subversion
2 34 (28.33%) Maven
3 33 (27.50%) Git (software)
4 26 (21.67%) Ant
5 24 (20.00%) JUnit
6 21 (17.50%) Eclipse
6 21 (17.50%) JIRA
7 12 (10.00%) Selenium
8 7 (5.83%) Jenkins
9 6 (5.00%) Hudson
9 6 (5.00%) IntelliJ
10 4 (3.33%) NetBeans
10 4 (3.33%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.67%) Mockito
11 2 (1.67%) Spock
11 2 (1.67%) Geb
11 2 (1.67%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.67%) FishEye
11 2 (1.67%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 26 (21.67%) Finance
2 21 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 16 (13.33%) Marketing
4 12 (10.00%) Electronics
4 12 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.83%) Banking
5 7 (5.83%) Retail
6 3 (2.50%) Back Office
6 3 (2.50%) Games
7 2 (1.67%) Advertising
7 2 (1.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (65.83%) Spring
2 55 (45.83%) J2EE
3 53 (44.17%) XML
4 40 (33.33%) Web Services
5 36 (30.00%) CSS
6 34 (28.33%) HTML
7 30 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 28 (23.33%) SOAP
9 26 (21.67%) JSON
10 23 (19.17%) jQuery
11 21 (17.50%) Servlets
12 20 (16.67%) REST
13 18 (15.00%) Spring MVC
14 17 (14.17%) JSP
15 16 (13.33%) JPA
16 15 (12.50%) HTML5
17 14 (11.67%) Ajax
18 13 (10.83%) JDBC
18 13 (10.83%) .NET
19 10 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) DTV
2 11 (9.17%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.50%) AS400
4 3 (2.50%) User Experience
5 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.67%) Linux
2 4 (3.33%) Fedora
2 4 (3.33%) CentOS
3 3 (2.50%) Windows
4 2 (1.67%) Android
4 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.33%) TDD
3 35 (29.17%) Scrum
4 20 (16.67%) MVC
4 20 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 18 (15.00%) BDD
6 17 (14.17%) Kanban
7 15 (12.50%) OOP
7 15 (12.50%) OOD
8 14 (11.67%) UML
8 14 (11.67%) OO
8 14 (11.67%) Software Engineering
9 13 (10.83%) AOP
9 13 (10.83%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (10.83%) RUP
9 13 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (10.00%) Programme Management
11 10 (8.33%) Integration Testing
11 10 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 120 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 43 (35.83%) SQL
4 13 (10.83%) C#
4 13 (10.83%) AspectJ
5 9 (7.50%) Ruby
5 9 (7.50%) C++
5 9 (7.50%) PHP
6 7 (5.83%) C
7 5 (4.17%) Python
8 4 (3.33%) Clojure
8 4 (3.33%) PHP5
8 4 (3.33%) Groovy
9 3 (2.50%) XQuery
10 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) Puppet
1 10 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.67%) logstash
2 2 (1.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 18 (15.00%) Oracle
2 13 (10.83%) IBM
3 12 (10.00%) SAP
4 7 (5.83%) TIBCO
5 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.50%) Google
8 2 (1.67%) Terracotta
8 2 (1.67%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.83%) Apple
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