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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 179 176 203
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 62 51 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.96% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.01% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 59 50 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +4.39%
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
5924 5066 5325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.24% 95.37% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4958 4418 4702
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +13 28 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Dorset +2 15 £48,750 +8.33%
Wiltshire -1 8 £46,250 -6.56% 1
Somerset -14 4 £45,000 - 3
Devon -19 3 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Gloucestershire -25 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 205 (100.00%) Java
2 140 (68.29%) Spring
3 126 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (37.07%) SQL
5 70 (34.15%) TDD
6 66 (32.20%) Oracle
7 62 (30.24%) JavaScript
8 60 (29.27%) J2EE
9 56 (27.32%) Maven
10 51 (24.88%) Hibernate
10 51 (24.88%) JUnit
11 45 (21.95%) HTML
11 45 (21.95%) XML
11 45 (21.95%) Unit Testing
12 44 (21.46%) Eclipse
12 44 (21.46%) Scrum
13 38 (18.54%) jQuery
14 37 (18.05%) Subversion
14 37 (18.05%) Ant
14 37 (18.05%) CSS
15 34 (16.59%) Web Services
16 28 (13.66%) Jenkins
17 27 (13.17%) Java EE
17 27 (13.17%) Finance
18 26 (12.68%) OO
19 25 (12.20%) Tomcat
20 23 (11.22%) UML
20 23 (11.22%) MySQL
20 23 (11.22%) HTML5
21 22 (10.73%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 25 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.32%) Apache ServiceMix
3 14 (6.83%) JBoss
4 11 (5.37%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.90%) Apache
7 7 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.95%) HTTP
2 2 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.22%) MySQL
2 22 (10.73%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.27%) Big Data
4 16 (7.80%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.83%) HBase
6 13 (6.34%) RDBMS
7 11 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (4.88%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.44%) DB2
10 4 (1.95%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.98%) Redis
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 56 (27.32%) Maven
2 51 (24.88%) JUnit
3 44 (21.46%) Eclipse
4 37 (18.05%) Subversion
4 37 (18.05%) Ant
5 28 (13.66%) Jenkins
6 19 (9.27%) NetBeans
6 19 (9.27%) Selenium
7 18 (8.78%) Git (software)
8 11 (5.37%) Hudson
9 10 (4.88%) JMeter
10 5 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.95%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (1.46%) JIRA
13 2 (0.98%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.98%) jMock
13 2 (0.98%) Mockito
13 2 (0.98%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.49%) NUnit
General
1 27 (13.17%) Finance
2 21 (10.24%) Marketing
3 20 (9.76%) Banking
4 12 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.90%) Electronics
6 6 (2.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.93%) Retail
7 3 (1.46%) Advertising
8 2 (0.98%) Back Office
8 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (68.29%) Spring
2 60 (29.27%) J2EE
3 51 (24.88%) Hibernate
4 45 (21.95%) HTML
4 45 (21.95%) XML
5 38 (18.54%) jQuery
6 37 (18.05%) CSS
7 34 (16.59%) Web Services
8 27 (13.17%) Java EE
9 23 (11.22%) HTML5
10 17 (8.29%) OSGi
11 15 (7.32%) SOAP
12 14 (6.83%) JPA
12 14 (6.83%) Spring MVC
12 14 (6.83%) J2SE
12 14 (6.83%) JSF
13 13 (6.34%) EJB
14 12 (5.85%) Ajax
15 11 (5.37%) JSP
15 11 (5.37%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.29%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.37%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.93%) GIS
5 5 (2.44%) Online Banking
5 5 (2.44%) Open Source
6 4 (1.95%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.95%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.95%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.98%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.98%) DTV
9 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.27%) Linux
2 13 (6.34%) UNIX
3 7 (3.41%) Windows
3 7 (3.41%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.41%) Android
4 1 (0.49%) Fedora
4 1 (0.49%) Solaris
4 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (34.15%) TDD
3 45 (21.95%) Unit Testing
4 44 (21.46%) Scrum
5 26 (12.68%) OO
6 23 (11.22%) UML
7 20 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 19 (9.27%) E-Commerce
9 17 (8.29%) Mentoring
10 14 (6.83%) BDD
10 14 (6.83%) MVC
11 13 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.37%) Analytics
13 10 (4.88%) Pair Programming
14 9 (4.39%) Performance Testing
15 8 (3.90%) Mobile Application Development
15 8 (3.90%) Machine Learning
15 8 (3.90%) OOD
16 6 (2.93%) Database Tuning
16 6 (2.93%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 205 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (37.07%) SQL
3 62 (30.24%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.85%) PHP
5 9 (4.39%) C++
6 8 (3.90%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.93%) Python
7 6 (2.93%) Ruby
8 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.49%) C
9 1 (0.49%) RPG
9 1 (0.49%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (5.85%) Degree
2 6 (2.93%) HND
2 6 (2.93%) PhD
3 3 (1.46%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (6.83%) Puppet
1 14 (6.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (32.20%) Oracle
2 8 (3.90%) IBM
3 3 (1.46%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.98%) SAP
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.49%) Google
5 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.49%) Sybase
5 1 (0.49%) Jaspersoft
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