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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 192 144 200
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 48 82 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 1.56% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.63% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 45 79 19
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £61,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
5720 5031 5233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.22% 95.56% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4835 4276 4642
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 23 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Devon +9 9 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £42,000 - 3
Dorset -27 4 £47,500 -29.62% 4
Somerset -13 2 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Wiltshire -11 1 £70,000 +86.66%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 99 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (68.69%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (60.61%) Spring
4 58 (58.59%) JavaScript
5 39 (39.39%) J2EE
6 38 (38.38%) XML
6 38 (38.38%) Hibernate
7 37 (37.37%) HTML
8 34 (34.34%) SQL
8 34 (34.34%) JUnit
8 34 (34.34%) CSS
9 33 (33.33%) Web Services
10 30 (30.30%) Subversion
11 27 (27.27%) Tomcat
12 26 (26.26%) MySQL
13 25 (25.25%) TDD
14 24 (24.24%) jQuery
15 23 (23.23%) SOAP
15 23 (23.23%) Eclipse
16 18 (18.18%) HTTP
17 17 (17.17%) XHTML
18 15 (15.15%) Oracle
18 15 (15.15%) BDD
19 14 (14.14%) Content Management
19 14 (14.14%) Maven
20 13 (13.13%) Finance
21 12 (12.12%) ColdFusion
21 12 (12.12%) Scrum
21 12 (12.12%) Ajax
21 12 (12.12%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 12 (12.12%) ColdFusion
3 6 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.05%) JBoss
5 3 (3.03%) Mule
6 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.01%) Jetty
7 1 (1.01%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.26%) MySQL
2 6 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.04%) Big Data
3 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.01%) HBase
6 1 (1.01%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 34 (34.34%) JUnit
2 30 (30.30%) Subversion
3 23 (23.23%) Eclipse
4 14 (14.14%) Maven
5 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
6 10 (10.10%) Hudson
7 6 (6.06%) Ant
8 5 (5.05%) JIRA
9 4 (4.04%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (4.04%) NetBeans
10 3 (3.03%) NUnit
10 3 (3.03%) Selenium
11 2 (2.02%) TestNG
11 2 (2.02%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.02%) Bugzilla
11 2 (2.02%) CruiseControl
11 2 (2.02%) RSpec
11 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.02%) MSBuild
11 2 (2.02%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (13.13%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Advertising
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Electronics
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (60.61%) Spring
2 39 (39.39%) J2EE
3 38 (38.38%) XML
3 38 (38.38%) Hibernate
4 37 (37.37%) HTML
5 34 (34.34%) CSS
6 33 (33.33%) Web Services
7 24 (24.24%) jQuery
8 23 (23.23%) SOAP
9 17 (17.17%) XHTML
10 12 (12.12%) Ajax
11 10 (10.10%) HTML5
11 10 (10.10%) .NET
12 9 (9.09%) JSF
13 8 (8.08%) Java EE
14 7 (7.07%) Spring MVC
14 7 (7.07%) Ext JS
15 6 (6.06%) JPA
15 6 (6.06%) Semantic HTML
16 5 (5.05%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.02%) Open Source
3 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.02%) DTV
4 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.11%) Linux
2 6 (6.06%) UNIX
3 3 (3.03%) Windows
3 3 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (1.01%) Fedora
4 1 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (68.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.25%) TDD
3 15 (15.15%) BDD
4 14 (14.14%) Content Management
5 12 (12.12%) Scrum
6 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.06%) MVC
9 5 (5.05%) UML
9 5 (5.05%) OO
9 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.05%) SOA
10 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.04%) Kanban
10 4 (4.04%) Web Development
10 4 (4.04%) Refactoring
11 3 (3.03%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.03%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.03%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (58.59%) JavaScript
3 34 (34.34%) SQL
4 10 (10.10%) C#
5 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.03%) Ruby
7 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.02%) Clojure
8 1 (1.01%) PHP5
8 1 (1.01%) Python
8 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.06%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) logstash
1 2 (2.02%) Graphite
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle
2 2 (2.02%) SAP
2 2 (2.02%) IBM
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.02%) Google
2 2 (2.02%) Terracotta
3 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
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