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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 195 172 201
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 50 63 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.80% 1.08% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.14% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 28
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -1 28 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Somerset +2 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Devon -5 6 £30,000 -25.03% 1
Gloucestershire -19 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Dorset -16 2 £39,000 -40.00%
Wiltshire -8 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (63.85%) Spring
4 56 (43.08%) JavaScript
5 49 (37.69%) SQL
6 45 (34.62%) Hibernate
7 42 (32.31%) J2EE
7 42 (32.31%) JUnit
8 40 (30.77%) XML
9 38 (29.23%) TDD
10 34 (26.15%) Oracle
11 32 (24.62%) HTML
11 32 (24.62%) Tomcat
11 32 (24.62%) Subversion
12 30 (23.08%) CSS
12 30 (23.08%) Eclipse
13 26 (20.00%) MySQL
14 24 (18.46%) Web Services
15 22 (16.92%) jQuery
16 19 (14.62%) Ant
16 19 (14.62%) Maven
16 19 (14.62%) Unit Testing
17 18 (13.85%) SOAP
17 18 (13.85%) Mentoring
18 17 (13.08%) Scrum
18 17 (13.08%) Relational Database
19 16 (12.31%) Linux
20 15 (11.54%) Finance
21 13 (10.00%) UNIX
21 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (24.62%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.46%) WebLogic
3 10 (7.69%) JBoss
4 8 (6.15%) Apache
5 7 (5.38%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.62%) ColdFusion
7 4 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.31%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.77%) Jetty
9 1 (0.77%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.00%) MySQL
2 17 (13.08%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.23%) Big Data
4 9 (6.92%) HBase
5 8 (6.15%) RDBMS
6 7 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 42 (32.31%) JUnit
2 32 (24.62%) Subversion
3 30 (23.08%) Eclipse
4 19 (14.62%) Ant
4 19 (14.62%) Maven
5 12 (9.23%) Jenkins
6 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.62%) Hudson
7 6 (4.62%) JIRA
8 5 (3.85%) NetBeans
8 5 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (2.31%) NUnit
10 2 (1.54%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.54%) Selenium
10 2 (1.54%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.54%) jMock
10 2 (1.54%) Rational Application Developer
10 2 (1.54%) Mockito
10 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.77%) JMeter
General
1 15 (11.54%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Banking
3 9 (6.92%) Advertising
4 6 (4.62%) Retail
4 6 (4.62%) Marketing
5 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (63.85%) Spring
2 45 (34.62%) Hibernate
3 42 (32.31%) J2EE
4 40 (30.77%) XML
5 32 (24.62%) HTML
6 30 (23.08%) CSS
7 24 (18.46%) Web Services
8 22 (16.92%) jQuery
9 18 (13.85%) SOAP
10 10 (7.69%) Java EE
10 10 (7.69%) JSF
11 9 (6.92%) Ajax
11 9 (6.92%) XHTML
11 9 (6.92%) JSP
12 8 (6.15%) Servlets
12 8 (6.15%) GWT
13 7 (5.38%) J2SE
13 7 (5.38%) Spring MVC
14 6 (4.62%) Oracle ADF
14 6 (4.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.85%) Online Banking
3 4 (3.08%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.08%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.31%) Linux
2 13 (10.00%) UNIX
3 3 (2.31%) Windows
3 3 (2.31%) Solaris
4 1 (0.77%) Android
4 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (66.92%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.23%) TDD
3 19 (14.62%) Unit Testing
4 18 (13.85%) Mentoring
5 17 (13.08%) Scrum
6 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 12 (9.23%) BDD
8 11 (8.46%) UML
9 9 (6.92%) Pair Programming
10 8 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 8 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.38%) MVC
11 7 (5.38%) OO
12 6 (4.62%) Content Management
13 4 (3.08%) Refactoring
13 4 (3.08%) OOD
14 3 (2.31%) Web Development
14 3 (2.31%) Kanban
14 3 (2.31%) Machine Learning
14 3 (2.31%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 130 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (43.08%) JavaScript
3 49 (37.69%) SQL
4 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.85%) Ruby
5 5 (3.85%) Python
5 5 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.77%) C
7 1 (0.77%) C#
7 1 (0.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.54%) HND
2 2 (1.54%) PhD
2 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) Puppet
1 9 (6.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (26.15%) Oracle
2 6 (4.62%) IBM
3 1 (0.77%) TIBCO
3 1 (0.77%) Google
3 1 (0.77%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (0.77%) Sybase
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