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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 187 147 202
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 41 73 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 1.32% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.38% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 66 27
Average salary £40,000 £43,237 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.48% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £51,000
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
5729 5287 5497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.48% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 4476 4897
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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 -17 23 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Devon +6 11 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Somerset -3 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Wiltshire -4 1 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Gloucestershire -7 1 £40,000 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 98 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (70.41%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (61.22%) Spring
4 49 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 39 (39.80%) J2EE
6 38 (38.78%) Hibernate
7 35 (35.71%) JUnit
8 34 (34.69%) SQL
8 34 (34.69%) XML
9 29 (29.59%) HTML
10 28 (28.57%) CSS
11 27 (27.55%) Web Services
11 27 (27.55%) Tomcat
12 26 (26.53%) Subversion
13 24 (24.49%) Eclipse
14 23 (23.47%) MySQL
15 22 (22.45%) TDD
15 22 (22.45%) jQuery
16 21 (21.43%) Oracle
17 19 (19.39%) SOAP
18 15 (15.31%) HTTP
18 15 (15.31%) XHTML
19 13 (13.27%) Unit Testing
19 13 (13.27%) Scrum
20 12 (12.24%) Content Management
20 12 (12.24%) Maven
20 12 (12.24%) BDD
21 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
22 10 (10.20%) Jenkins
22 10 (10.20%) JSF

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (27.55%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.20%) ColdFusion
3 8 (8.16%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.14%) JBoss
5 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.04%) Apache
6 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.02%) IIS
7 1 (1.02%) Jetty
7 1 (1.02%) Liferay
7 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.04%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.31%) HTTP
2 2 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.47%) MySQL
2 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.12%) Big Data
3 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.02%) HBase
7 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 35 (35.71%) JUnit
2 26 (26.53%) Subversion
3 24 (24.49%) Eclipse
4 12 (12.24%) Maven
5 10 (10.20%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.14%) Hudson
7 6 (6.12%) JIRA
7 6 (6.12%) Ant
8 5 (5.10%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (3.06%) NetBeans
9 3 (3.06%) NUnit
10 2 (2.04%) Mockito
10 2 (2.04%) Bugzilla
10 2 (2.04%) jMock
11 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.02%) RSpec
11 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.02%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.02%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 10 (10.20%) Finance
1 10 (10.20%) Advertising
2 6 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 2 (2.04%) Marketing
3 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.02%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (61.22%) Spring
2 39 (39.80%) J2EE
3 38 (38.78%) Hibernate
4 34 (34.69%) XML
5 29 (29.59%) HTML
6 28 (28.57%) CSS
7 27 (27.55%) Web Services
8 22 (22.45%) jQuery
9 19 (19.39%) SOAP
10 15 (15.31%) XHTML
11 10 (10.20%) JSF
12 9 (9.18%) Ajax
12 9 (9.18%) Java EE
13 7 (7.14%) .NET
14 6 (6.12%) J2SE
14 6 (6.12%) Oracle ADF
15 5 (5.10%) GWT
15 5 (5.10%) HTML5
15 5 (5.10%) JSP
15 5 (5.10%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.04%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.02%) DTV
3 1 (1.02%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) Linux
2 7 (7.14%) UNIX
3 3 (3.06%) Windows
3 3 (3.06%) Solaris
4 1 (1.02%) Fedora
4 1 (1.02%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (70.41%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.45%) TDD
3 13 (13.27%) Scrum
3 13 (13.27%) Unit Testing
4 12 (12.24%) Content Management
4 12 (12.24%) BDD
5 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.14%) UML
7 6 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.08%) Web Development
9 4 (4.08%) Refactoring
9 4 (4.08%) OO
10 3 (3.06%) OOD
10 3 (3.06%) SOA
10 3 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.06%) Kanban
11 2 (2.04%) Functional Programming
11 2 (2.04%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (34.69%) SQL
4 7 (7.14%) C#
5 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.08%) Ruby
7 3 (3.06%) Python
7 3 (3.06%) PHP
8 2 (2.04%) Clojure
9 1 (1.02%) PHP5
9 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) HND
4 1 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Puppet
1 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.02%) logstash
1 1 (1.02%) Graphite
Vendors
1 21 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (3.06%) IBM
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.02%) Google
3 1 (1.02%) Terracotta
3 1 (1.02%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (1.02%) SAP
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