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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 198 190 155
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 56 53 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 0.88% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.91% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 79
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,237
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -7.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 26 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Gloucestershire +18 15 £62,500 +54.32% 3
Wiltshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Somerset -6 4 £52,500 +27.27% 2
Dorset - 1 £60,000 - 1
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Java
2 126 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (59.63%) Spring
4 77 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 76 (47.20%) TDD
6 63 (39.13%) Hibernate
7 62 (38.51%) SQL
7 62 (38.51%) XML
8 58 (36.02%) Web Services
9 57 (35.40%) Finance
10 56 (34.78%) OO
10 56 (34.78%) JUnit
10 56 (34.78%) REST
11 51 (31.68%) J2EE
11 51 (31.68%) HTML
12 50 (31.06%) SOAP
12 50 (31.06%) MVC
12 50 (31.06%) Software Engineering
13 47 (29.19%) Tomcat
14 44 (27.33%) JSON
15 43 (26.71%) Scrum
15 43 (26.71%) NoSQL
15 43 (26.71%) Apache Camel
16 42 (26.09%) BDD
17 39 (24.22%) Oracle
18 36 (22.36%) Linux
18 36 (22.36%) Spring Integration
19 35 (21.74%) CSS
20 34 (21.12%) Git (software)
20 34 (21.12%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 47 (29.19%) Tomcat
2 25 (15.53%) Mule
3 24 (14.91%) JBoss
3 24 (14.91%) Mule ESB
4 11 (6.83%) Apache
5 8 (4.97%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.35%) Node.js
6 7 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.48%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.86%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.62%) Confluence
9 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (14.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.86%) Demantra
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle ASCP
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.39%) SaaS
2 20 (12.42%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (11.80%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.83%) HTTP
2 8 (4.97%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.71%) NoSQL
2 34 (21.12%) MongoDB
3 19 (11.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (10.56%) MySQL
5 15 (9.32%) SQL Server
6 13 (8.07%) Relational Database
7 10 (6.21%) Big Data
7 10 (6.21%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.73%) Neo4j
8 6 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.62%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 56 (34.78%) JUnit
2 34 (21.12%) Git (software)
3 26 (16.15%) Eclipse
4 25 (15.53%) JIRA
5 22 (13.66%) IntelliJ
6 17 (10.56%) Subversion
7 15 (9.32%) Jenkins
8 11 (6.83%) Hudson
8 11 (6.83%) NetBeans
9 8 (4.97%) Ant
9 8 (4.97%) Cucumber
9 8 (4.97%) Maven
9 8 (4.97%) Mockito
9 8 (4.97%) Spock
10 6 (3.73%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.48%) Eclipse RCP
11 4 (2.48%) Rational Application Developer
11 4 (2.48%) Selenium
12 3 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 57 (35.40%) Finance
2 27 (16.77%) Manufacturing
3 25 (15.53%) Telecoms
4 24 (14.91%) Electronics
4 24 (14.91%) Marketing
5 22 (13.66%) Retail
6 15 (9.32%) Advertising
6 15 (9.32%) Back Office
7 6 (3.73%) Publishing
8 4 (2.48%) Games
9 2 (1.24%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (59.63%) Spring
2 63 (39.13%) Hibernate
3 62 (38.51%) XML
4 58 (36.02%) Web Services
5 56 (34.78%) REST
6 51 (31.68%) HTML
6 51 (31.68%) J2EE
7 50 (31.06%) SOAP
8 44 (27.33%) JSON
9 43 (26.71%) Apache Camel
10 36 (22.36%) Spring Integration
11 35 (21.74%) CSS
12 27 (16.77%) Spring MVC
13 23 (14.29%) JPA
13 23 (14.29%) JSP
14 22 (13.66%) ActiveMQ
15 21 (13.04%) HTML5
16 20 (12.42%) JMS
17 19 (11.80%) RESTful
18 18 (11.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.73%) Health Informatics
3 6 (3.73%) Informatics
3 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.11%) Blog
5 4 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.86%) Fintech
6 3 (1.86%) User Experience
7 2 (1.24%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.24%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.62%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.62%) Physics
8 1 (0.62%) PMI
8 1 (0.62%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.62%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.36%) Linux
2 10 (6.21%) Unix
3 3 (1.86%) Solaris
4 2 (1.24%) Android
5 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (47.20%) TDD
3 56 (34.78%) OO
4 50 (31.06%) MVC
4 50 (31.06%) Software Engineering
5 43 (26.71%) Scrum
6 42 (26.09%) BDD
7 33 (20.50%) Integration Testing
8 29 (18.01%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (15.53%) Open Source
10 24 (14.91%) Digital Marketing
10 24 (14.91%) Kanban
10 24 (14.91%) Programme Management
11 21 (13.04%) E-Commerce
12 20 (12.42%) SDLC
13 19 (11.80%) OOP
14 17 (10.56%) Pair Programming
15 14 (8.70%) Mentoring
16 13 (8.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 161 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 62 (38.51%) SQL
4 24 (14.91%) Groovy
5 20 (12.42%) C#
5 20 (12.42%) Python
5 20 (12.42%) Ruby
6 12 (7.45%) Clojure
6 12 (7.45%) Scala
7 6 (3.73%) PHP
7 6 (3.73%) XPath
8 5 (3.11%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.48%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.24%) C++
11 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (14.91%) Degree
2 4 (2.48%) HND
3 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
1 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.62%) Docker
Vendors
1 39 (24.22%) Oracle
2 26 (16.15%) SAP
3 19 (11.80%) Apple
4 9 (5.59%) IBM
5 7 (4.35%) Twitter
6 6 (3.73%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.86%) GigaSpaces
7 3 (1.86%) Google
7 3 (1.86%) VMware
8 2 (1.24%) Cisco
8 2 (1.24%) Sybase
9 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.62%) BEA
9 1 (0.62%) Facebook
9 1 (0.62%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.62%) Sophos
9 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.62%) WSO2
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