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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 96 192 171
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 145 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.37% 0.42% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 0.44% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 133 20 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 £37,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £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
5852 4985 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.82% 95.17% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4858 4322 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 25 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 25 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 +29 40 £45,000 -5.26%
Wiltshire +26 36 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Dorset +31 35 £55,000 +37.50% 4
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 25 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (65.75%) Spring
3 89 (40.64%) SQL
4 78 (35.62%) Maven
5 75 (34.25%) Oracle
6 72 (32.88%) TDD
7 64 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (29.22%) Ant
8 62 (28.31%) JavaScript
9 61 (27.85%) Unit Testing
10 60 (27.40%) Eclipse
11 58 (26.48%) OO
12 56 (25.57%) J2EE
13 55 (25.11%) Web Services
14 53 (24.20%) XML
14 53 (24.20%) HTML
15 52 (23.74%) Subversion
16 48 (21.92%) JUnit
16 48 (21.92%) Jenkins
17 47 (21.46%) Scrum
18 44 (20.09%) Hibernate
19 42 (19.18%) EJB
19 42 (19.18%) Java EE
20 41 (18.72%) NetBeans
21 40 (18.26%) jQuery
22 39 (17.81%) Selenium
22 39 (17.81%) CSS
23 38 (17.35%) JPA
24 33 (15.07%) Finance
25 31 (14.16%) EJB 3.0

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 (7.76%) Tomcat
1 17 (7.76%) Apache ServiceMix
2 14 (6.39%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.20%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.74%) Apache
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.50%) Relational Database
2 19 (8.68%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.22%) MySQL
4 14 (6.39%) RDBMS
4 14 (6.39%) Big Data
5 13 (5.94%) HBase
6 11 (5.02%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.28%) DB2
9 4 (1.83%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.91%) Redis
10 2 (0.91%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 78 (35.62%) Maven
2 64 (29.22%) Ant
3 60 (27.40%) Eclipse
4 52 (23.74%) Subversion
5 48 (21.92%) JUnit
5 48 (21.92%) Jenkins
6 41 (18.72%) NetBeans
7 39 (17.81%) Selenium
8 30 (13.70%) Hudson
8 30 (13.70%) JMeter
9 25 (11.42%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.83%) Rational Application Developer
11 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.91%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.91%) NUnit
12 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 33 (15.07%) Finance
2 23 (10.50%) Marketing
3 21 (9.59%) Banking
4 15 (6.85%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.57%) Electronics
6 7 (3.20%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (2.28%) Retail
9 3 (1.37%) Back Office
10 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.46%) Advertising
11 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (65.75%) Spring
2 56 (25.57%) J2EE
3 55 (25.11%) Web Services
4 53 (24.20%) XML
4 53 (24.20%) HTML
5 44 (20.09%) Hibernate
6 42 (19.18%) Java EE
6 42 (19.18%) EJB
7 40 (18.26%) jQuery
8 39 (17.81%) CSS
9 38 (17.35%) JPA
10 31 (14.16%) EJB 3.0
11 30 (13.70%) JSF
12 23 (10.50%) HTML5
13 20 (9.13%) OSGi
14 18 (8.22%) SOAP
15 15 (6.85%) JSP
16 14 (6.39%) Servlets
17 13 (5.94%) Spring MVC
18 12 (5.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.65%) GIS
5 7 (3.20%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.74%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.74%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.28%) Open Source
7 5 (2.28%) Derivative
8 3 (1.37%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.91%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.91%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.59%) Linux
2 11 (5.02%) UNIX
2 11 (5.02%) Android
2 11 (5.02%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.65%) Windows
4 2 (0.91%) Solaris
5 1 (0.46%) Fedora
5 1 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.88%) TDD
2 64 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (27.85%) Unit Testing
4 58 (26.48%) OO
5 47 (21.46%) Scrum
6 29 (13.24%) Performance Testing
7 25 (11.42%) UML
8 23 (10.50%) Software Engineering
9 19 (8.68%) E-Commerce
10 14 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (5.94%) MVC
11 13 (5.94%) Analytics
12 11 (5.02%) Pair Programming
13 10 (4.57%) Mobile Application Development
14 9 (4.11%) Android Development
14 9 (4.11%) iOS Development
15 8 (3.65%) Machine Learning
15 8 (3.65%) BDD
16 6 (2.74%) Database Tuning
16 6 (2.74%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 219 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (40.64%) SQL
3 62 (28.31%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.76%) PHP
5 15 (6.85%) C++
6 6 (2.74%) Ruby
7 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.83%) Python
8 3 (1.37%) C
9 2 (0.91%) C#
9 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.91%) Scala
10 1 (0.46%) PHP5
10 1 (0.46%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (6.85%) Degree
2 6 (2.74%) HND
2 6 (2.74%) PhD
3 3 (1.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (5.94%) Puppet
1 13 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (34.25%) Oracle
2 14 (6.39%) JBoss
3 12 (5.48%) IBM
4 2 (0.91%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.91%) Sun
4 2 (0.91%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.91%) SAP
5 1 (0.46%) Google
5 1 (0.46%) hybris
5 1 (0.46%) Sybase
5 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
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