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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 180 202 175
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 126 128 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.08% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.17% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 114 106 159
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £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
8947 10964 11174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.95% 92.73% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7741 9223 9898
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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.

1 278 (100.00%) Java
2 168 (60.43%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (40.65%) Spring
4 94 (33.81%) Finance
5 72 (25.90%) SQL
6 71 (25.54%) JavaScript
7 69 (24.82%) J2EE
8 66 (23.74%) TDD
9 65 (23.38%) Hibernate
9 65 (23.38%) Software Engineering
9 65 (23.38%) Multithreading
10 60 (21.58%) Scrum
11 59 (21.22%) Oracle
12 57 (20.50%) jQuery
13 56 (20.14%) E-Commerce
14 53 (19.06%) Apache Solr
15 52 (18.71%) Scala
16 47 (16.91%) Degree
16 47 (16.91%) XML
17 46 (16.55%) MySQL
17 46 (16.55%) Jenkins
18 45 (16.19%) HTML
18 45 (16.19%) OO
19 44 (15.83%) Tomcat
19 44 (15.83%) Banking
19 44 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
20 43 (15.47%) Big Data
21 41 (14.75%) Python
22 36 (12.95%) Maven
23 34 (12.23%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 53 (19.06%) Apache Solr
2 44 (15.83%) Tomcat
3 32 (11.51%) Apache
3 32 (11.51%) Node.js
4 22 (7.91%) GlassFish
5 21 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (6.12%) WebLogic
7 12 (4.32%) Jetty
8 11 (3.96%) MQSeries
9 8 (2.88%) CMS
9 8 (2.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (2.16%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.44%) JBoss
11 4 (1.44%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.08%) WordPress
12 3 (1.08%) Lightstreamer
13 2 (0.72%) Mule
13 2 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.72%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.36%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.68%) SaaS
3 7 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.08%) IaaS
4 3 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.36%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.88%) HTTP
2 7 (2.52%) Internet
3 5 (1.80%) Broadband
4 4 (1.44%) DNS
5 3 (1.08%) Firewall
5 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.72%) LAN
6 2 (0.72%) WAN
7 1 (0.36%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.55%) MySQL
2 43 (15.47%) Big Data
3 26 (9.35%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.27%) Hadoop
5 14 (5.04%) SQL Server
5 14 (5.04%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.60%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.52%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.44%) CouchDB
9 4 (1.44%) HBase
9 4 (1.44%) Redis
9 4 (1.44%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.08%) OLAP
11 2 (0.72%) DB2
12 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.36%) Sybase ASE
12 1 (0.36%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.36%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 46 (16.55%) Jenkins
2 36 (12.95%) Maven
3 34 (12.23%) JUnit
4 26 (9.35%) Git (software)
5 20 (7.19%) JIRA
6 13 (4.68%) Mockito
7 9 (3.24%) Hudson
7 9 (3.24%) Ant
7 9 (3.24%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.88%) Gradle
9 6 (2.16%) Selenium
10 5 (1.80%) Subversion
10 5 (1.80%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.44%) TestNG
12 3 (1.08%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.08%) Grunt
12 3 (1.08%) JMeter
12 3 (1.08%) Log4j
13 2 (0.72%) FitNesse
14 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 94 (33.81%) Finance
2 44 (15.83%) Banking
3 21 (7.55%) Front Office
4 18 (6.47%) Investment Banking
5 16 (5.76%) Telecoms
6 14 (5.04%) Retail
7 6 (2.16%) Games
8 5 (1.80%) Online Betting
8 5 (1.80%) International Banking
8 5 (1.80%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.80%) Publishing
9 2 (0.72%) Marketing
9 2 (0.72%) Electronics
9 2 (0.72%) Law
9 2 (0.72%) Legal
9 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.72%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (40.65%) Spring
2 69 (24.82%) J2EE
3 65 (23.38%) Hibernate
4 57 (20.50%) jQuery
5 47 (16.91%) XML
6 45 (16.19%) HTML
7 34 (12.23%) Web Services
8 32 (11.51%) CSS
9 28 (10.07%) Struts
10 25 (8.99%) Lucene
10 25 (8.99%) JPA
11 24 (8.63%) REST
11 24 (8.63%) JSON
11 24 (8.63%) FIX Protocol
12 23 (8.27%) Java EE
13 19 (6.83%) Middleware
13 19 (6.83%) Backbone.js
13 19 (6.83%) Java SE
14 18 (6.47%) Django
14 18 (6.47%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 17 (6.12%) Equities
2 17 (6.12%) Derivative
3 16 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.68%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.96%) Xbox
6 11 (3.96%) Statistics
7 10 (3.60%) Hedge funds
8 9 (3.24%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.52%) Fixed Income
11 6 (2.16%) Client/Server
11 6 (2.16%) Semantic Web
12 5 (1.80%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.80%) Online Banking
13 4 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.44%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.44%) User Experience
14 3 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.27%) Linux
2 17 (6.12%) UNIX
3 8 (2.88%) Windows
3 8 (2.88%) Android
4 5 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.08%) CoreOS
5 3 (1.08%) openSUSE
5 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (60.43%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (23.74%) TDD
3 65 (23.38%) Software Engineering
3 65 (23.38%) Multithreading
4 60 (21.58%) Scrum
5 56 (20.14%) E-Commerce
6 45 (16.19%) OO
7 44 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (7.91%) Concurrent Programming
8 22 (7.91%) SDLC
9 21 (7.55%) BDD
9 21 (7.55%) Risk Management
10 20 (7.19%) MVC
11 19 (6.83%) Web Development
12 18 (6.47%) OOD
13 17 (6.12%) UML
13 17 (6.12%) Low Latency
13 17 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (5.76%) Unit Testing
15 15 (5.40%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 278 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (25.90%) SQL
3 71 (25.54%) JavaScript
4 52 (18.71%) Scala
5 41 (14.75%) Python
6 18 (6.47%) C++
7 11 (3.96%) C
7 11 (3.96%) Ruby
8 10 (3.60%) Groovy
8 10 (3.60%) C#
9 9 (3.24%) XPath
9 9 (3.24%) Shell Script
9 9 (3.24%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.88%) PHP
11 7 (2.52%) Haskell
11 7 (2.52%) Go
12 5 (1.80%) R
12 5 (1.80%) Perl
13 3 (1.08%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.08%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 47 (16.91%) Degree
2 21 (7.55%) PhD
3 10 (3.60%) OCP
3 10 (3.60%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.04%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.24%) Docker
2 3 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.08%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (6.47%) StatsD
1 18 (6.47%) logstash
1 18 (6.47%) Kibana
2 11 (3.96%) Puppet
3 6 (2.16%) Salt
3 6 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.80%) Nagios
5 3 (1.08%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.08%) Ansible
5 3 (1.08%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (21.22%) Oracle
2 27 (9.71%) hybris
3 19 (6.83%) New Relic
4 17 (6.12%) TIBCO
5 8 (2.88%) ATG
5 8 (2.88%) Intershop
5 8 (2.88%) Endeca
5 8 (2.88%) Demandware
6 5 (1.80%) Splunk
7 4 (1.44%) Sybase
8 3 (1.08%) SAP
8 3 (1.08%) Google
8 3 (1.08%) VMware
8 3 (1.08%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.08%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.72%) StreamBase
9 2 (0.72%) IBM
10 1 (0.36%) Talend
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