The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 173 170 170
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 99 161 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.41% 1.53% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.61% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 90 150 193
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Senior Java Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the City of London region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 252 (100.00%) Java
2 137 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (38.89%) Spring
4 95 (37.70%) Finance
5 92 (36.51%) TDD
6 77 (30.56%) Banking
7 65 (25.79%) Scrum
8 63 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 59 (23.41%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (21.43%) Maven
11 50 (19.84%) Oracle
11 50 (19.84%) Multithreading
12 44 (17.46%) MySQL
12 44 (17.46%) Front Office
13 42 (16.67%) JUnit
14 41 (16.27%) SQL
15 40 (15.87%) Hibernate
16 39 (15.48%) OO
17 38 (15.08%) jQuery
17 38 (15.08%) Node.js
18 37 (14.68%) Scala
19 36 (14.29%) Gradle
20 35 (13.89%) NoSQL
21 34 (13.49%) Low Latency
21 34 (13.49%) Concurrent Programming
22 33 (13.10%) Apache Solr
22 33 (13.10%) Software Engineering
23 32 (12.70%) Big Data
23 32 (12.70%) Mathematics
23 32 (12.70%) Kanban

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 38 (15.08%) Node.js
2 33 (13.10%) Apache Solr
3 26 (10.32%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (9.92%) Tomcat
5 21 (8.33%) Apache
6 16 (6.35%) WebSphere
7 14 (5.56%) WebLogic
7 14 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (4.76%) Apache Spark
9 11 (4.37%) JBoss
10 10 (3.97%) Jetty
10 10 (3.97%) OpenStack
11 6 (2.38%) GlassFish
12 4 (1.59%) FileNet
12 4 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.40%) Confluence
13 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.14%) SaaS
3 11 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.79%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.46%) MySQL
2 35 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 32 (12.70%) Big Data
4 29 (11.51%) Relational Database
5 23 (9.13%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (7.54%) Hadoop
7 18 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 17 (6.75%) RDBMS
9 16 (6.35%) SQL Server
10 13 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (5.16%) Couchbase
11 10 (3.97%) Redis
11 10 (3.97%) Riak
12 7 (2.78%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.79%) DB2
16 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.40%) HBase
Development Applications
1 54 (21.43%) Maven
2 42 (16.67%) JUnit
3 36 (14.29%) Gradle
4 23 (9.13%) Git (software)
5 19 (7.54%) Cucumber
6 18 (7.14%) Mockito
7 15 (5.95%) JIRA
8 14 (5.56%) Subversion
9 10 (3.97%) Ant
9 10 (3.97%) Jenkins
9 10 (3.97%) Spock
10 9 (3.57%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.38%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (1.19%) Selenium
15 2 (0.79%) IntelliJ
15 2 (0.79%) NetBeans
15 2 (0.79%) RSpec
15 2 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 95 (37.70%) Finance
2 77 (30.56%) Banking
3 44 (17.46%) Front Office
4 29 (11.51%) Investment Banking
5 16 (6.35%) Retail
6 12 (4.76%) Games
7 11 (4.37%) Law
8 8 (3.17%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.59%) Back Office
10 3 (1.19%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.79%) Marketing
12 1 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.40%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (38.89%) Spring
2 40 (15.87%) Hibernate
3 38 (15.08%) jQuery
4 31 (12.30%) JDBC
5 30 (11.90%) J2SE
6 28 (11.11%) Java SE
7 27 (10.71%) J2EE
8 24 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
9 23 (9.13%) REST
10 22 (8.73%) GWT
10 22 (8.73%) HTML
10 22 (8.73%) Lucene
11 21 (8.33%) Ajax
11 21 (8.33%) AngularJS
12 20 (7.94%) Web Services
13 17 (6.75%) .NET
13 17 (6.75%) Esper
13 17 (6.75%) Java EE
14 16 (6.35%) CSS
14 16 (6.35%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.70%) Mathematics
2 30 (11.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (6.35%) Equities
6 15 (5.95%) Algorithms
7 11 (4.37%) Derivative
8 10 (3.97%) Computer Science
9 8 (3.17%) Fixed Income
9 8 (3.17%) Xbox
10 7 (2.78%) Clustering
11 4 (1.59%) Fintech
12 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.79%) Equity Risk
13 1 (0.40%) Blog
13 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.40%) iPad
13 1 (0.40%) Statistics
13 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.17%) Linux
2 7 (2.78%) CentOS
3 4 (1.59%) Unix
3 4 (1.59%) Windows
4 3 (1.19%) Android
4 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (36.51%) TDD
3 65 (25.79%) Scrum
4 59 (23.41%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (19.84%) Multithreading
6 39 (15.48%) OO
7 34 (13.49%) Concurrent Programming
7 34 (13.49%) Low Latency
8 33 (13.10%) Software Engineering
9 32 (12.70%) Kanban
9 32 (12.70%) Mentoring
10 30 (11.90%) E-Commerce
11 26 (10.32%) UML
12 24 (9.52%) OOD
13 22 (8.73%) Algorithmic Trading
13 22 (8.73%) BDD
14 19 (7.54%) Pair Programming
15 18 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
16 17 (6.75%) RUP
16 17 (6.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 252 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 41 (16.27%) SQL
4 37 (14.68%) Scala
5 30 (11.90%) Python
6 26 (10.32%) Go
7 18 (7.14%) Groovy
8 15 (5.95%) C#
9 14 (5.56%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.37%) Perl
11 10 (3.97%) PHP
12 8 (3.17%) C++
13 7 (2.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.79%) C
14 2 (0.79%) Clojure
14 2 (0.79%) Haskell
14 2 (0.79%) Jython
14 2 (0.79%) Ruby
15 1 (0.40%) F#
Qualifications
1 31 (12.30%) Degree
2 15 (5.95%) OCP
2 15 (5.95%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (6.75%) Kibana
2 16 (6.35%) logstash
3 15 (5.95%) Puppet
4 13 (5.16%) Ansible
5 10 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (3.97%) Salt
6 6 (2.38%) Grafana
6 6 (2.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 50 (19.84%) Oracle
2 17 (6.75%) StreamBase
3 16 (6.35%) hybris
4 9 (3.57%) IBM
5 6 (2.38%) New Relic
6 5 (1.98%) Talend
7 4 (1.59%) ATG
7 4 (1.59%) Currenex
7 4 (1.59%) Demandware
7 4 (1.59%) Endeca
7 4 (1.59%) Intershop
7 4 (1.59%) Kofax
7 4 (1.59%) Sybase
8 3 (1.19%) Adobe
8 3 (1.19%) PayPal
8 3 (1.19%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.79%) BEA
10 1 (0.40%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.40%) Facebook
10 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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