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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 170 165 185
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 151 182 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.41% 1.57% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.69% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 128 168 134
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £84,300 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +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
10011 10764 10810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.56% 92.93% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8758 9257 9799
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014, 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.

1 281 (100.00%) Java
2 157 (55.87%) Spring
3 123 (43.77%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (34.52%) Hibernate
5 90 (32.03%) TDD
6 85 (30.25%) SQL
7 81 (28.83%) Multithreading
8 73 (25.98%) J2EE
9 72 (25.62%) Finance
10 67 (23.84%) Maven
11 61 (21.71%) JavaScript
12 60 (21.35%) OO
12 60 (21.35%) MVC
13 58 (20.64%) Tomcat
13 58 (20.64%) Degree
14 55 (19.57%) Apache Solr
15 51 (18.15%) jQuery
15 51 (18.15%) Spring MVC
15 51 (18.15%) Struts
15 51 (18.15%) NoSQL
16 49 (17.44%) XML
17 47 (16.73%) HTML
18 46 (16.37%) E-Commerce
19 45 (16.01%) MongoDB
20 42 (14.95%) Elasticsearch
21 41 (14.59%) Big Data
22 39 (13.88%) Apache
23 38 (13.52%) Oracle
24 37 (13.17%) Banking
24 37 (13.17%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 58 (20.64%) Tomcat
2 55 (19.57%) Apache Solr
3 42 (14.95%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (13.88%) Apache
5 25 (8.90%) WebLogic
6 23 (8.19%) GlassFish
7 14 (4.98%) JBoss
8 6 (2.14%) MQSeries
8 6 (2.14%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (1.42%) Jetty
10 3 (1.07%) Mule
10 3 (1.07%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.71%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (0.71%) CMS
11 2 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.36%) GemFire
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.36%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 5 (1.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.07%) SaaS
3 2 (0.71%) GitHub
3 2 (0.71%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.36%) PaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Heroku
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) HTTP
2 5 (1.78%) Broadband
3 4 (1.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.15%) NoSQL
2 45 (16.01%) MongoDB
3 41 (14.59%) Big Data
4 34 (12.10%) MySQL
5 32 (11.39%) Hadoop
6 14 (4.98%) Apache Hive
7 12 (4.27%) SQL Server
8 11 (3.91%) HBase
8 11 (3.91%) Redis
8 11 (3.91%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.14%) Impala
11 3 (1.07%) MarkLogic
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.71%) OLAP
12 2 (0.71%) QlikView
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.36%) KDB
Development Applications
1 67 (23.84%) Maven
2 32 (11.39%) JUnit
3 30 (10.68%) Eclipse
3 30 (10.68%) Ant
4 20 (7.12%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.41%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.20%) Mercurial
6 9 (3.20%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.14%) Subversion
7 6 (2.14%) Selenium
8 4 (1.42%) JIRA
8 4 (1.42%) Hudson
8 4 (1.42%) Mockito
9 3 (1.07%) TestNG
10 2 (0.71%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.36%) Hamcrest
11 1 (0.36%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.36%) jMock
General
1 72 (25.62%) Finance
2 37 (13.17%) Banking
3 28 (9.96%) Front Office
4 27 (9.61%) Retail
5 24 (8.54%) Investment Banking
6 23 (8.19%) Games
7 7 (2.49%) Interactive Media
8 5 (1.78%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.78%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.07%) Publishing
9 3 (1.07%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (55.87%) Spring
2 97 (34.52%) Hibernate
3 73 (25.98%) J2EE
4 51 (18.15%) Struts
4 51 (18.15%) Spring MVC
4 51 (18.15%) jQuery
5 49 (17.44%) XML
6 47 (16.73%) HTML
7 35 (12.46%) JSON
8 34 (12.10%) CSS
9 29 (10.32%) JPA
10 27 (9.61%) Web Services
11 24 (8.54%) Apache Camel
12 23 (8.19%) RxJava
13 18 (6.41%) Django
13 18 (6.41%) REST
13 18 (6.41%) Backbone.js
13 18 (6.41%) Underscore.js
14 17 (6.05%) SOAP
14 17 (6.05%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.10%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.61%) Open Source
3 23 (8.19%) Visualisation
4 22 (7.83%) Algorithms
5 18 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (5.34%) Mathematics
8 14 (4.98%) Fixed Income
9 13 (4.63%) Derivative
10 8 (2.85%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.49%) Hedge funds
11 7 (2.49%) Digital Media
11 7 (2.49%) Market Risk
12 6 (2.14%) User Experience
13 5 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (1.78%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (1.78%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.78%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.42%) Equities
14 4 (1.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.83%) Linux
2 14 (4.98%) UNIX
3 3 (1.07%) Windows
3 3 (1.07%) Android
3 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (43.77%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (32.03%) TDD
3 81 (28.83%) Multithreading
4 60 (21.35%) MVC
4 60 (21.35%) OO
5 46 (16.37%) E-Commerce
6 37 (13.17%) Software Engineering
7 35 (12.46%) Web Development
8 31 (11.03%) Scrum
9 28 (9.96%) BDD
10 26 (9.25%) Pair Programming
11 20 (7.12%) OOP
12 18 (6.41%) Risk Management
13 17 (6.05%) Low Latency
14 16 (5.69%) Mentoring
15 15 (5.34%) SOA
16 12 (4.27%) RUP
16 12 (4.27%) Data Analysis
16 12 (4.27%) Analytics
16 12 (4.27%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 281 (100.00%) Java
2 85 (30.25%) SQL
3 61 (21.71%) JavaScript
4 32 (11.39%) Python
5 23 (8.19%) Scala
6 14 (4.98%) C++
7 12 (4.27%) C#
8 11 (3.91%) Groovy
9 7 (2.49%) PHP
10 6 (2.14%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.78%) C
12 4 (1.42%) Perl
12 4 (1.42%) XPath
12 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.42%) R
13 3 (1.07%) VBA
14 2 (0.71%) Ruby
14 2 (0.71%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.71%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 58 (20.64%) Degree
2 14 (4.98%) PhD
3 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) CFA
4 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.85%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) EMIR
2 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (1.78%) HDFS
2 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (8.19%) StatsD
1 23 (8.19%) logstash
1 23 (8.19%) Kibana
2 5 (1.78%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 38 (13.52%) Oracle
2 24 (8.54%) ATG
2 24 (8.54%) Intershop
2 24 (8.54%) Endeca
2 24 (8.54%) hybris
2 24 (8.54%) Demandware
3 23 (8.19%) New Relic
4 17 (6.05%) TIBCO
4 17 (6.05%) Sybase
5 13 (4.63%) Google
6 9 (3.20%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.71%) IBM
7 2 (0.71%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.36%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.36%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.36%) MarketAxess
8 1 (0.36%) Atomikos
8 1 (0.36%) 29West
8 1 (0.36%) Adobe
8 1 (0.36%) Calypso
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Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
University of Westminster
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago