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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 185 109 201
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +92
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 59 145 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 2.35% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 2.46% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 59 133 20
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.97%
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
5622 5902 4957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.10% 95.75% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4912 4276
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -21 35 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Somerset +21 16 £46,250 -6.56%
Dorset -23 3 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Gloucestershire -16 2 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Devon - 2 £45,000 - 5
Wiltshire -39 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (71.90%) Spring
3 77 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (45.45%) J2EE
5 47 (38.84%) XML
5 47 (38.84%) TDD
6 44 (36.36%) SQL
7 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
7 42 (34.71%) Linux
7 42 (34.71%) Scrum
8 39 (32.23%) Tomcat
9 37 (30.58%) Web Services
9 37 (30.58%) MySQL
9 37 (30.58%) Git (software)
10 35 (28.93%) CSS
11 34 (28.10%) Finance
12 33 (27.27%) Hibernate
12 33 (27.27%) Maven
12 33 (27.27%) Subversion
13 30 (24.79%) SOAP
13 30 (24.79%) JUnit
14 27 (22.31%) HTML
14 27 (22.31%) JSON
15 25 (20.66%) REST
16 24 (19.83%) JIRA
16 24 (19.83%) Ant
16 24 (19.83%) MVC
16 24 (19.83%) Telecoms
17 23 (19.01%) Oracle
18 22 (18.18%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 39 (32.23%) Tomcat
2 15 (12.40%) JBoss
3 13 (10.74%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (8.26%) MQSeries
5 9 (7.44%) Mule
6 8 (6.61%) Mule ESB
7 5 (4.13%) ColdFusion
8 4 (3.31%) Apache
9 3 (2.48%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.65%) Node.js
11 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.83%) Confluence
11 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 12 (9.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.22%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (12.40%) SaaS
3 10 (8.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.58%) MySQL
2 21 (17.36%) Relational Database
3 20 (16.53%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.09%) Big Data
5 10 (8.26%) HBase
6 8 (6.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.31%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.83%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) Redis
9 1 (0.83%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 37 (30.58%) Git (software)
2 33 (27.27%) Subversion
2 33 (27.27%) Maven
3 30 (24.79%) JUnit
4 24 (19.83%) JIRA
4 24 (19.83%) Ant
5 21 (17.36%) Eclipse
6 16 (13.22%) Selenium
7 8 (6.61%) Mockito
7 8 (6.61%) Cucumber
7 8 (6.61%) Spock
8 7 (5.79%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.31%) Geb
9 4 (3.31%) FishEye
10 3 (2.48%) EasyMock
10 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.48%) jMock
11 2 (1.65%) WebLogic Workshop
11 2 (1.65%) TestNG
General
1 34 (28.10%) Finance
2 24 (19.83%) Telecoms
3 16 (13.22%) Marketing
4 12 (9.92%) Electronics
4 12 (9.92%) Manufacturing
5 10 (8.26%) Banking
6 7 (5.79%) Retail
7 4 (3.31%) Advertising
7 4 (3.31%) Games
8 3 (2.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (71.90%) Spring
2 55 (45.45%) J2EE
3 47 (38.84%) XML
4 37 (30.58%) Web Services
5 35 (28.93%) CSS
6 33 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 30 (24.79%) SOAP
8 27 (22.31%) HTML
8 27 (22.31%) JSON
9 25 (20.66%) REST
10 20 (16.53%) JSP
11 19 (15.70%) Spring MVC
11 19 (15.70%) jQuery
12 18 (14.88%) Servlets
13 16 (13.22%) Java EE
14 15 (12.40%) JPA
15 14 (11.57%) HTML5
16 13 (10.74%) JDBC
17 12 (9.92%) Ajax
18 11 (9.09%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (9.92%) DTV
3 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.31%) User Experience
5 3 (2.48%) AS400
6 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.65%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.65%) Xbox
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.71%) Linux
2 3 (2.48%) Fedora
2 3 (2.48%) CentOS
3 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.65%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (38.84%) TDD
3 42 (34.71%) Scrum
4 24 (19.83%) MVC
5 22 (18.18%) BDD
6 19 (15.70%) Mentoring
7 18 (14.88%) Kanban
7 18 (14.88%) OOP
8 17 (14.05%) Software Engineering
8 17 (14.05%) Integration Testing
9 15 (12.40%) OO
9 15 (12.40%) OOD
9 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (11.57%) UML
11 13 (10.74%) RUP
11 13 (10.74%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (10.74%) AOP
12 12 (9.92%) Programme Management
12 12 (9.92%) Waterfall
13 10 (8.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (36.36%) SQL
3 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.74%) AspectJ
5 12 (9.92%) C++
6 10 (8.26%) C
7 8 (6.61%) C#
7 8 (6.61%) PHP
8 7 (5.79%) Ruby
9 6 (4.96%) Groovy
10 5 (4.13%) Python
11 3 (2.48%) XQuery
11 3 (2.48%) PHP5
12 2 (1.65%) Clojure
12 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (5.79%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) Puppet
1 10 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Oracle
2 13 (10.74%) IBM
3 12 (9.92%) SAP
4 10 (8.26%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.31%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.65%) Apple
7 2 (1.65%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.83%) Google
8 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
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