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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 828 825 830
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 47 65 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.061% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.064% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 33 61 22
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £44,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £48,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.12% -15.65%
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
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
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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 +5 13 £42,500 -15.00%
London -2 12 £63,750 +27.50% 4
South West -3 11 £52,500 +16.66% 1
North West +9 7 £47,500 +5.55%
East of England +5 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Senior Java Software Engineer
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Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (92.11%) Software Engineering
3 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (63.16%) Spring
5 38 (50.00%) SQL
6 36 (47.37%) OO
7 35 (46.05%) Scrum
8 33 (43.42%) JavaScript
9 32 (42.11%) Web Services
9 32 (42.11%) TDD
9 32 (42.11%) Hibernate
10 30 (39.47%) JUnit
11 27 (35.53%) J2EE
12 25 (32.89%) Degree
13 24 (31.58%) REST
14 22 (28.95%) Spring MVC
14 22 (28.95%) Computer Science
15 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (23.68%) BDD
16 17 (22.37%) OOP
17 16 (21.05%) Oracle
17 16 (21.05%) Ant
17 16 (21.05%) MVC
17 16 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (21.05%) jQuery
17 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
18 15 (19.74%) Eclipse
19 14 (18.42%) JMS
19 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
19 14 (18.42%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (17.11%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.47%) WebSphere
3 10 (13.16%) JBoss
3 10 (13.16%) Apache ServiceMix
4 9 (11.84%) Apache
4 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.26%) CMS
5 4 (5.26%) Apache Pig
5 4 (5.26%) Jetty
6 3 (3.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Alfresco
7 2 (2.63%) Mule
7 2 (2.63%) Node.js
7 2 (2.63%) Drupal
7 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.79%) SaaS
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
1 14 (18.42%) Big Data
2 9 (11.84%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.21%) RDBMS
4 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.89%) MySQL
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.89%) JasperReports
6 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.26%) CouchDB
7 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.63%) SQLite
9 2 (2.63%) Pentaho
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (39.47%) JUnit
2 16 (21.05%) Ant
2 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 15 (19.74%) Eclipse
4 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
4 13 (17.11%) Mockito
5 11 (14.47%) Maven
6 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
7 7 (9.21%) Eclipse RCP
8 6 (7.89%) CruiseControl
8 6 (7.89%) Subversion
9 4 (5.26%) jMock
9 4 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (2.63%) NetBeans
10 2 (2.63%) Rational Rose
11 1 (1.32%) JIRA
11 1 (1.32%) WATIR
11 1 (1.32%) Selenium
11 1 (1.32%) Hudson
11 1 (1.32%) RSpec
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Games
4 3 (3.95%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (63.16%) Spring
2 32 (42.11%) Web Services
2 32 (42.11%) Hibernate
3 27 (35.53%) J2EE
4 24 (31.58%) REST
5 22 (28.95%) Spring MVC
6 16 (21.05%) jQuery
7 14 (18.42%) JSP
7 14 (18.42%) JMS
8 13 (17.11%) XML
9 12 (15.79%) HTML
9 12 (15.79%) RESTful
10 11 (14.47%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (13.16%) Servlets
11 10 (13.16%) JBoss Seam
11 10 (13.16%) Grails
11 10 (13.16%) Play Framework
12 9 (11.84%) SOAP
13 8 (10.53%) OSGi
13 8 (10.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (13.16%) Semantic Web
4 7 (9.21%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (9.21%) SWIFT
4 7 (9.21%) Client/Server
4 7 (9.21%) N-Tier
5 6 (7.89%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.95%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Linux
2 10 (13.16%) UNIX
3 4 (5.26%) Android
3 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (92.11%) Software Engineering
2 58 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (47.37%) OO
4 35 (46.05%) Scrum
5 32 (42.11%) TDD
6 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (23.68%) BDD
7 17 (22.37%) OOP
8 16 (21.05%) MVC
9 14 (18.42%) UML
10 11 (14.47%) Unit Testing
10 11 (14.47%) Open Source
10 11 (14.47%) User Stories
11 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
12 9 (11.84%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (11.84%) SOA
12 9 (11.84%) Product Management
13 7 (9.21%) Extreme Programming
13 7 (9.21%) WFM
13 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (50.00%) SQL
3 33 (43.42%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.58%) C++
5 4 (5.26%) C#
5 4 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.95%) Ruby
6 3 (3.95%) PHP
7 2 (2.63%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
2 4 (5.26%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Puppet
1 10 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (13.16%) Ansible
2 3 (3.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) Sybase
2 7 (9.21%) BEA
2 7 (9.21%) VMware
2 7 (9.21%) Google
3 4 (5.26%) SAP
3 4 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.26%) Intel
4 3 (3.95%) Splunk
4 3 (3.95%) Adobe
5 1 (1.32%) Zend
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