The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 802 842 831
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 64 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.031% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.033% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 58 21 55
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,100 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -18.00%
Senior Java Software Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100712 94189 105607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82348 79093 90842
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the England region.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +13 24 £50,000 -16.66%
London -8 10 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East of England +3 9 £50,000 -
South West -24 9 £45,000 +5.88%
North West - 8 £45,000 -
North East -7 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Java Software Engineer
UK

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 138 (99.28%) Software Engineering
3 85 (61.15%) SQL
4 79 (56.83%) Spring
5 69 (49.64%) Oracle
6 61 (43.88%) XML
7 59 (42.45%) Linux
7 59 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (41.01%) J2EE
9 52 (37.41%) HTML
10 48 (34.53%) UNIX
11 45 (32.37%) Web Services
12 42 (30.22%) Degree
13 39 (28.06%) Multithreading
14 38 (27.34%) E-Commerce
15 36 (25.90%) Computer Science
15 36 (25.90%) Hibernate
16 34 (24.46%) Tomcat
17 30 (21.58%) JavaScript
18 29 (20.86%) Scrum
18 29 (20.86%) TDD
18 29 (20.86%) NoSQL
19 28 (20.14%) CSS
20 27 (19.42%) SOAP
21 25 (17.99%) MVC
21 25 (17.99%) OO
21 25 (17.99%) Python
22 22 (15.83%) MySQL
23 21 (15.11%) C
23 21 (15.11%) C#

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (24.46%) Tomcat
2 17 (12.23%) Apache Solr
3 13 (9.35%) WebSphere
3 13 (9.35%) GlassFish
4 9 (6.47%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.76%) Apache ServiceMix
6 6 (4.32%) Apache
7 5 (3.60%) Node.js
7 5 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.63%) HTTP
2 5 (3.60%) LDAP
3 2 (1.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.86%) NoSQL
2 22 (15.83%) MySQL
3 14 (10.07%) Big Data
4 10 (7.19%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.47%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.60%) DB2
6 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.16%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (15.11%) Ant
2 20 (14.39%) Eclipse
3 18 (12.95%) Maven
4 14 (10.07%) JUnit
5 10 (7.19%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.04%) Selenium
7 5 (3.60%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.16%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.44%) Gerrit
9 2 (1.44%) Gradle
10 1 (0.72%) Trac
10 1 (0.72%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 16 (11.51%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Games
3 3 (2.16%) French Language
3 3 (2.16%) Banking
4 2 (1.44%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (56.83%) Spring
2 61 (43.88%) XML
3 57 (41.01%) J2EE
4 52 (37.41%) HTML
5 45 (32.37%) Web Services
6 36 (25.90%) Hibernate
7 28 (20.14%) CSS
8 27 (19.42%) SOAP
9 21 (15.11%) JDBC
10 20 (14.39%) Spring MVC
11 18 (12.95%) JSON
12 17 (12.23%) Java EE
13 16 (11.51%) Ajax
14 15 (10.79%) XSL
15 14 (10.07%) Servlets
16 13 (9.35%) Middleware
17 11 (7.91%) Lucene
18 10 (7.19%) J2SE
18 10 (7.19%) JSP
18 10 (7.19%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.90%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.95%) Open Source
3 9 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.16%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.16%) SWIFT
5 3 (2.16%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.72%) User Experience
6 1 (0.72%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.72%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.72%) Social Media
6 1 (0.72%) Streaming Media
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 59 (42.45%) Linux
2 48 (34.53%) UNIX
3 10 (7.19%) Windows
4 9 (6.47%) Android
5 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.60%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (99.28%) Software Engineering
2 59 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (28.06%) Multithreading
4 38 (27.34%) E-Commerce
5 29 (20.86%) Scrum
5 29 (20.86%) TDD
6 25 (17.99%) MVC
6 25 (17.99%) OO
7 20 (14.39%) BDD
8 19 (13.67%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (10.79%) Unit Testing
9 15 (10.79%) User Stories
10 14 (10.07%) Integration Testing
10 14 (10.07%) Test Automation
11 13 (9.35%) Information Security
12 10 (7.19%) OOD
12 10 (7.19%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (2.16%) UML
13 3 (2.16%) Problem Management
14 2 (1.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 85 (61.15%) SQL
3 30 (21.58%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.99%) Python
5 21 (15.11%) C
5 21 (15.11%) C#
5 21 (15.11%) C++
6 15 (10.79%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.04%) XPath
8 5 (3.60%) Scala
9 4 (2.88%) Erlang
9 4 (2.88%) Perl
10 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.44%) Groovy
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (30.22%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) StatsD
1 2 (1.44%) logstash
1 2 (1.44%) Kibana
1 2 (1.44%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 69 (49.64%) Oracle
2 16 (11.51%) JBoss
3 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.60%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.16%) IBM
4 3 (2.16%) Google
4 3 (2.16%) VMware
5 2 (1.44%) New Relic
5 2 (1.44%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.72%) Apple
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