The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer - Java
Rank 232 234 224
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 10 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 18
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
Senior Java Software Engineer
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
5124 5762 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.25% 97.09% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4347 4843 4863
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,900 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the South West region.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +4 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Somerset - 2 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £62,500 - 1
Senior Java Software Engineer
England

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Senior Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Spring
3 11 (52.38%) J2EE
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 10 (47.62%) RESTful
5 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) JMS
6 7 (33.33%) Swing
6 7 (33.33%) SOA
6 7 (33.33%) Internet
6 7 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (33.33%) Open Source
6 7 (33.33%) High Availability
6 7 (33.33%) JSON
6 7 (33.33%) Grails
6 7 (33.33%) Groovy
6 7 (33.33%) API Development
6 7 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) C++
8 5 (23.81%) OO
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
9 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Eclipse

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Ant
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) J2EE
1 11 (52.38%) Spring
2 10 (47.62%) RESTful
3 9 (42.86%) JMS
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
4 7 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (33.33%) Apache Camel
4 7 (33.33%) Grails
4 7 (33.33%) JSON
4 7 (33.33%) Swing
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) Java EE
7 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.52%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 2 (9.52%) Spring Boot
7 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.76%) IPTV
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) API Development
4 7 (33.33%) High Availability
4 7 (33.33%) Open Source
4 7 (33.33%) SOA
5 5 (23.81%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
6 4 (19.05%) OOD
6 4 (19.05%) UML
7 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Microservices
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) Groovy
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) C
7 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO15022
1 1 (4.76%) ISO20022
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Perforce
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