The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Engineer - Java
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 243 242
Rank change year-on-year +39 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 21 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.25% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.26% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 2
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +17.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4918 5697 5859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.72% 96.79% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4105 4709 4895
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Engineer 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in the South West

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Software Engineer 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 30 March 2017. 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 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
Somerset +2 7 £33,000 -30.52%
Wiltshire +24 4 - -
Dorset - 4 £40,000 - 1
Devon - 3 £57,500 - 1
Bristol -1 2 £48,750 +30.00%
Gloucestershire -3 1 £57,500 -8.00%
Senior Java Software Engineer
England

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (68.75%) HTML
3 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
3 17 (53.13%) Spring
4 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (46.88%) SQL
5 15 (46.88%) C++
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
6 14 (43.75%) NoSQL
7 12 (37.50%) C#
7 12 (37.50%) Scrum
7 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (34.38%) TDD
8 11 (34.38%) Oracle
8 11 (34.38%) ETL
8 11 (34.38%) REST
8 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
9 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
10 9 (28.13%) MVC
10 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
10 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
11 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (25.00%) JUnit
11 8 (25.00%) .NET
11 8 (25.00%) UML
12 7 (21.88%) Ant

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.38%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 7 (21.88%) MySQL
5 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
6 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
6 3 (9.38%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.00%) JUnit
4 7 (21.88%) Ant
4 7 (21.88%) JIRA
4 7 (21.88%) Maven
5 6 (18.75%) Mockito
6 5 (15.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
6 5 (15.63%) Gradle
6 5 (15.63%) IntelliJ
6 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
6 5 (15.63%) JMeter
6 5 (15.63%) Liquibase
6 5 (15.63%) Robot Framework
6 5 (15.63%) Selenium
7 4 (12.50%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (9.38%) Electronics
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 17 (53.13%) Spring
3 11 (34.38%) REST
4 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
5 8 (25.00%) .NET
6 7 (21.88%) JSON
7 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
8 5 (15.63%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) JPA
8 5 (15.63%) JSF
8 5 (15.63%) JSP
8 5 (15.63%) Lambda Expressions
8 5 (15.63%) Spring Boot
8 5 (15.63%) Spring Security
8 5 (15.63%) Thymeleaf
8 5 (15.63%) XML
9 4 (12.50%) Grails
9 4 (12.50%) React
9 4 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Semantic Web
2 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Scrum
4 11 (34.38%) ETL
4 11 (34.38%) TDD
5 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
5 9 (28.13%) MVC
6 8 (25.00%) UML
7 7 (21.88%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (21.88%) Line Management
7 7 (21.88%) Web Development
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) Refactoring
8 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
9 5 (15.63%) AOP
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) OO
9 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) C++
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) C
6 4 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (12.50%) Delphi
7 3 (9.38%) SPARQL
8 1 (3.13%) Groovy
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago