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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 172 203 166
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 146 144 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.16% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.25% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 140 122 178
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £84,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
9691 11514 11327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.78% 92.36% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8352 9655 9964
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015, 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.

1 294 (100.00%) Java
2 168 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (41.84%) Spring
4 84 (28.57%) Finance
5 79 (26.87%) J2EE
6 72 (24.49%) SQL
7 69 (23.47%) JavaScript
8 68 (23.13%) Hibernate
9 67 (22.79%) Scrum
9 67 (22.79%) Multithreading
10 65 (22.11%) Apache Solr
10 65 (22.11%) Software Engineering
11 64 (21.77%) TDD
12 59 (20.07%) jQuery
13 58 (19.73%) E-Commerce
14 56 (19.05%) Scala
15 52 (17.69%) XML
16 51 (17.35%) Tomcat
16 51 (17.35%) Big Data
16 51 (17.35%) Jenkins
17 49 (16.67%) Maven
18 48 (16.33%) Degree
18 48 (16.33%) OO
18 48 (16.33%) Oracle
19 47 (15.99%) Python
20 45 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
21 44 (14.97%) Apache
22 43 (14.63%) MySQL
22 43 (14.63%) JUnit
23 39 (13.27%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 65 (22.11%) Apache Solr
2 51 (17.35%) Tomcat
3 44 (14.97%) Apache
4 32 (10.88%) Node.js
5 24 (8.16%) GlassFish
6 23 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (6.46%) WebLogic
8 16 (5.44%) Jetty
9 12 (4.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (4.08%) CMS
10 10 (3.40%) MQSeries
11 6 (2.04%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.36%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.36%) JBoss
13 3 (1.02%) Mule
13 3 (1.02%) WordPress
13 3 (1.02%) Lightstreamer
14 2 (0.68%) Mule ESB
15 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.34%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.74%) SaaS
3 10 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.02%) IaaS
4 3 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.06%) HTTP
2 5 (1.70%) Broadband
2 5 (1.70%) Internet
3 4 (1.36%) DNS
4 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.02%) Firewall
5 1 (0.34%) AMQP
5 1 (0.34%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (17.35%) Big Data
2 43 (14.63%) MySQL
3 24 (8.16%) Hadoop
4 22 (7.48%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.78%) SQL Server
6 14 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.40%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.72%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.38%) OLAP
11 5 (1.70%) Redis
12 4 (1.36%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.36%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.68%) HBase
13 2 (0.68%) DB2
14 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.34%) Sybase ASE
14 1 (0.34%) KDB
14 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (17.35%) Jenkins
2 49 (16.67%) Maven
3 43 (14.63%) JUnit
4 32 (10.88%) Git (software)
5 17 (5.78%) Mockito
6 15 (5.10%) Ant
6 15 (5.10%) Eclipse
6 15 (5.10%) JIRA
7 12 (4.08%) Hudson
8 9 (3.06%) Gradle
9 6 (2.04%) Subversion
9 6 (2.04%) Selenium
10 4 (1.36%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.36%) TestNG
11 3 (1.02%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.02%) Grunt
11 3 (1.02%) JMeter
11 3 (1.02%) Log4j
12 2 (0.68%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 84 (28.57%) Finance
2 36 (12.24%) Banking
3 27 (9.18%) Front Office
4 18 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 16 (5.44%) Retail
6 14 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.04%) Games
8 5 (1.70%) Publishing
8 5 (1.70%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.70%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.68%) Marketing
9 2 (0.68%) Back Office
9 2 (0.68%) Electronics
9 2 (0.68%) Legal
9 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (41.84%) Spring
2 79 (26.87%) J2EE
3 68 (23.13%) Hibernate
4 59 (20.07%) jQuery
5 52 (17.69%) XML
6 39 (13.27%) HTML
7 38 (12.93%) Struts
8 31 (10.54%) CSS
9 30 (10.20%) Web Services
10 29 (9.86%) Lucene
11 27 (9.18%) JSON
12 25 (8.50%) JPA
12 25 (8.50%) REST
13 24 (8.16%) Spring MVC
13 24 (8.16%) Java EE
13 24 (8.16%) Middleware
14 21 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
14 21 (7.14%) Backbone.js
15 20 (6.80%) Underscore.js
15 20 (6.80%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (6.46%) Equities
2 19 (6.46%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.78%) Derivative
4 13 (4.42%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.74%) Statistics
6 10 (3.40%) Mathematics
6 10 (3.40%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.72%) Xbox
7 8 (2.72%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.04%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.70%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.36%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.36%) Semantic Web
10 4 (1.36%) User Experience
10 4 (1.36%) Physics
10 4 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.02%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.48%) Linux
2 12 (4.08%) UNIX
3 8 (2.72%) Windows
3 8 (2.72%) Android
4 5 (1.70%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.02%) CoreOS
5 3 (1.02%) openSUSE
5 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (22.79%) Scrum
2 67 (22.79%) Multithreading
3 65 (22.11%) Software Engineering
4 64 (21.77%) TDD
5 58 (19.73%) E-Commerce
6 48 (16.33%) OO
7 45 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (9.86%) MVC
9 25 (8.50%) SDLC
10 21 (7.14%) Web Development
10 21 (7.14%) Low Latency
11 20 (6.80%) BDD
11 20 (6.80%) Risk Management
11 20 (6.80%) OOD
12 17 (5.78%) Unit Testing
13 16 (5.44%) Pair Programming
13 16 (5.44%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (5.10%) Concurrent Programming
15 14 (4.76%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 294 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (24.49%) SQL
3 69 (23.47%) JavaScript
4 56 (19.05%) Scala
5 47 (15.99%) Python
6 19 (6.46%) C++
7 14 (4.76%) XPath
8 12 (4.08%) Ruby
9 11 (3.74%) C#
10 10 (3.40%) C
11 9 (3.06%) Groovy
12 8 (2.72%) PHP
13 7 (2.38%) Haskell
14 5 (1.70%) Go
15 4 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.36%) Perl
16 3 (1.02%) SPARQL
16 3 (1.02%) R
16 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 48 (16.33%) Degree
2 19 (6.46%) PhD
3 8 (2.72%) OCP
3 8 (2.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.38%) Docker
2 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.02%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.34%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (6.80%) StatsD
1 20 (6.80%) logstash
1 20 (6.80%) Kibana
2 11 (3.74%) Puppet
3 6 (2.04%) Salt
3 6 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.70%) Nagios
5 3 (1.02%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.02%) Ansible
5 3 (1.02%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (16.33%) Oracle
2 35 (11.90%) hybris
3 21 (7.14%) New Relic
4 19 (6.46%) TIBCO
5 14 (4.76%) ATG
5 14 (4.76%) Demandware
5 14 (4.76%) Intershop
5 14 (4.76%) Endeca
6 5 (1.70%) Splunk
7 4 (1.36%) Sybase
7 4 (1.36%) SAP
7 4 (1.36%) StreamBase
8 3 (1.02%) Google
8 3 (1.02%) VMware
8 3 (1.02%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.02%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.68%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.34%) SEEBURGER
10 1 (0.34%) Talend
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80 - £100 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
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BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago