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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 173 136 180
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 74 107 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 1.76% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.84% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 72 99 34
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £38,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £67,500 £50,000
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
5826 5804 4819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.25% 95.24% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4800 4150
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
(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 -18 36 £51,250 +13.88% 6
Somerset +16 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Gloucestershire -14 10 £51,500 +14.44% 3
Dorset -22 6 £46,250 -11.90% 2
Wiltshire -20 5 £45,000 - 3
Devon -9 2 £45,000 -21.73%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Java
2 97 (72.39%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (70.90%) Spring
4 59 (44.03%) TDD
5 54 (40.30%) J2EE
6 53 (39.55%) SQL
6 53 (39.55%) XML
7 51 (38.06%) Scrum
8 46 (34.33%) Tomcat
9 45 (33.58%) JavaScript
10 44 (32.84%) Finance
11 43 (32.09%) Git (software)
12 42 (31.34%) Linux
13 41 (30.60%) Hibernate
14 39 (29.10%) SOAP
15 38 (28.36%) Web Services
16 37 (27.61%) CSS
16 37 (27.61%) JUnit
16 37 (27.61%) MySQL
17 33 (24.63%) Maven
17 33 (24.63%) Subversion
17 33 (24.63%) BDD
17 33 (24.63%) REST
18 32 (23.88%) Oracle
19 31 (23.13%) JSON
20 29 (21.64%) JIRA
21 28 (20.90%) Eclipse
22 27 (20.15%) Software Engineering
22 27 (20.15%) Telecoms
23 26 (19.40%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 46 (34.33%) Tomcat
2 18 (13.43%) JBoss
3 13 (9.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (8.21%) Mule ESB
4 11 (8.21%) Mule
4 11 (8.21%) MQSeries
5 7 (5.22%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.99%) Apache
8 3 (2.24%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.24%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.49%) Confluence
9 2 (1.49%) Node.js
9 2 (1.49%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.75%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 14 (10.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.43%) SaaS
2 15 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (8.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) Intranet
2 1 (0.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.61%) MySQL
2 24 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.91%) Relational Database
3 16 (11.94%) MongoDB
3 16 (11.94%) NoSQL
4 12 (8.96%) Big Data
5 10 (7.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (6.72%) HBase
7 5 (3.73%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.75%) Redis
8 1 (0.75%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 43 (32.09%) Git (software)
2 37 (27.61%) JUnit
3 33 (24.63%) Subversion
3 33 (24.63%) Maven
4 29 (21.64%) JIRA
5 28 (20.90%) Eclipse
6 24 (17.91%) Ant
7 16 (11.94%) Selenium
8 14 (10.45%) Mockito
8 14 (10.45%) Cucumber
8 14 (10.45%) Spock
9 9 (6.72%) IntelliJ
10 7 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (5.22%) Geb
10 7 (5.22%) FishEye
10 7 (5.22%) Jenkins
11 6 (4.48%) Hudson
11 6 (4.48%) NetBeans
12 5 (3.73%) EasyMock
12 5 (3.73%) jMock
General
1 44 (32.84%) Finance
2 27 (20.15%) Telecoms
3 18 (13.43%) Marketing
4 14 (10.45%) Electronics
4 14 (10.45%) Manufacturing
5 11 (8.21%) Banking
6 8 (5.97%) Retail
6 8 (5.97%) Advertising
6 8 (5.97%) Back Office
7 4 (2.99%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (70.90%) Spring
2 54 (40.30%) J2EE
3 53 (39.55%) XML
4 41 (30.60%) Hibernate
5 39 (29.10%) SOAP
6 38 (28.36%) Web Services
7 37 (27.61%) CSS
8 33 (24.63%) REST
9 31 (23.13%) JSON
10 26 (19.40%) HTML
11 25 (18.66%) Java EE
12 24 (17.91%) JSP
13 19 (14.18%) Servlets
14 17 (12.69%) Struts
14 17 (12.69%) Grails
15 16 (11.94%) JDBC
15 16 (11.94%) jQuery
16 14 (10.45%) Spring MVC
16 14 (10.45%) Ajax
17 13 (9.70%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) DTV
1 14 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.73%) User Experience
3 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.24%) AS400
4 3 (2.24%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.49%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.49%) Xbox
5 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.34%) Linux
2 4 (2.99%) Android
3 3 (2.24%) CentOS
3 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.24%) Fedora
4 2 (1.49%) UNIX
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (72.39%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (44.03%) TDD
3 51 (38.06%) Scrum
4 33 (24.63%) BDD
5 27 (20.15%) Software Engineering
6 23 (17.16%) OO
7 22 (16.42%) Integration Testing
8 21 (15.67%) Kanban
8 21 (15.67%) MVC
9 19 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (14.18%) UML
9 19 (14.18%) OOP
9 19 (14.18%) Mentoring
10 16 (11.94%) Digital Marketing
11 15 (11.19%) OOD
11 15 (11.19%) AOP
12 14 (10.45%) Programme Management
12 14 (10.45%) Waterfall
13 13 (9.70%) RUP
14 12 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 134 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (39.55%) SQL
3 45 (33.58%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.70%) AspectJ
4 13 (9.70%) C++
5 11 (8.21%) C
6 10 (7.46%) PHP
7 9 (6.72%) Ruby
8 8 (5.97%) Groovy
9 7 (5.22%) C#
9 7 (5.22%) Python
10 3 (2.24%) XQuery
10 3 (2.24%) PHP5
10 3 (2.24%) Clojure
11 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (11.19%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) HND
3 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.72%) Puppet
1 9 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (23.88%) Oracle
2 19 (14.18%) IBM
3 16 (11.94%) SAP
4 11 (8.21%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.99%) Apple
6 3 (2.24%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.49%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.75%) Google
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Incentive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Incentive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
TRG
Salary: 35000-55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago