The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 103 188 167
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 148 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.42% 0.46% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 0.48% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 135 22 40
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5873 4986 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.85% 95.19% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4874 4330 4722
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 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Java Developer
England

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 July 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 July 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 +27 41 £45,000 -5.26%
Wiltshire +21 37 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Dorset +26 36 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Gloucestershire - 15 £40,000 -
Somerset - 6 £49,500 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 218 (100.00%) Java
2 143 (65.60%) Spring
3 89 (40.83%) SQL
4 78 (35.78%) Maven
5 74 (33.94%) Oracle
6 72 (33.03%) TDD
7 64 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (29.36%) Ant
8 62 (28.44%) JavaScript
9 61 (27.98%) Unit Testing
10 60 (27.52%) Eclipse
11 58 (26.61%) OO
12 56 (25.69%) J2EE
13 54 (24.77%) Web Services
14 52 (23.85%) XML
14 52 (23.85%) HTML
14 52 (23.85%) Subversion
15 48 (22.02%) JUnit
15 48 (22.02%) Jenkins
16 47 (21.56%) Scrum
17 43 (19.72%) Hibernate
18 42 (19.27%) EJB
18 42 (19.27%) Java EE
19 41 (18.81%) NetBeans
20 39 (17.89%) Selenium
20 39 (17.89%) jQuery
21 38 (17.43%) JPA
21 38 (17.43%) CSS
22 32 (14.68%) Finance
23 31 (14.22%) EJB 3.0

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (7.80%) Tomcat
1 17 (7.80%) Apache ServiceMix
2 14 (6.42%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (2.75%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.09%) Relational Database
2 18 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.26%) MySQL
3 14 (6.42%) Big Data
4 13 (5.96%) HBase
4 13 (5.96%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.05%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.29%) DB2
8 4 (1.83%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.92%) Redis
9 2 (0.92%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 78 (35.78%) Maven
2 64 (29.36%) Ant
3 60 (27.52%) Eclipse
4 52 (23.85%) Subversion
5 48 (22.02%) JUnit
5 48 (22.02%) Jenkins
6 41 (18.81%) NetBeans
7 39 (17.89%) Selenium
8 30 (13.76%) Hudson
8 30 (13.76%) JMeter
9 25 (11.47%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.83%) Rational Application Developer
11 2 (0.92%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.92%) NUnit
12 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 32 (14.68%) Finance
2 23 (10.55%) Marketing
3 21 (9.63%) Banking
4 14 (6.42%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.59%) Electronics
6 7 (3.21%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.29%) Retail
8 3 (1.38%) Back Office
9 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (65.60%) Spring
2 56 (25.69%) J2EE
3 54 (24.77%) Web Services
4 52 (23.85%) XML
4 52 (23.85%) HTML
5 43 (19.72%) Hibernate
6 42 (19.27%) EJB
6 42 (19.27%) Java EE
7 39 (17.89%) jQuery
8 38 (17.43%) JPA
8 38 (17.43%) CSS
9 31 (14.22%) EJB 3.0
10 30 (13.76%) JSF
11 22 (10.09%) HTML5
12 19 (8.72%) OSGi
13 18 (8.26%) SOAP
14 15 (6.88%) JSP
15 14 (6.42%) Servlets
16 13 (5.96%) Spring MVC
17 12 (5.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.50%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.67%) GIS
5 7 (3.21%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.75%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.75%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.29%) Derivative
7 5 (2.29%) Open Source
8 3 (1.38%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.92%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.92%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.63%) Linux
2 11 (5.05%) Android
2 11 (5.05%) Apple iOS
3 10 (4.59%) UNIX
4 7 (3.21%) Windows
5 2 (0.92%) Solaris
6 1 (0.46%) Fedora
6 1 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (33.03%) TDD
2 64 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (27.98%) Unit Testing
4 58 (26.61%) OO
5 47 (21.56%) Scrum
6 29 (13.30%) Performance Testing
7 24 (11.01%) UML
8 22 (10.09%) Software Engineering
9 19 (8.72%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (5.96%) Analytics
11 13 (5.96%) MVC
12 11 (5.05%) Pair Programming
13 10 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (4.13%) Android Development
14 9 (4.13%) iOS Development
15 8 (3.67%) BDD
15 8 (3.67%) Machine Learning
16 6 (2.75%) OOA/OOD
17 5 (2.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 218 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (40.83%) SQL
3 62 (28.44%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.80%) PHP
5 15 (6.88%) C++
6 6 (2.75%) Ruby
7 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.83%) Python
8 3 (1.38%) C
9 2 (0.92%) Scala
9 2 (0.92%) C#
9 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.46%) RPG
10 1 (0.46%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (6.88%) Degree
2 5 (2.29%) PhD
2 5 (2.29%) HND
3 3 (1.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (5.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (33.94%) Oracle
2 14 (6.42%) JBoss
3 12 (5.50%) IBM
4 2 (0.92%) SAP
4 2 (0.92%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.92%) Sun
5 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.46%) Google
5 1 (0.46%) Sybase
5 1 (0.46%) hybris
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