The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 245 257 261
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 555 556 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.16% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.24% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 500 502 450
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in London

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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
City of London +21 140 £65,000 - 21
Uxbridge +8 7 £68,000 +16.23%
Ealing - 6 £55,000 -
Paddington - 6 £55,000 -
Croydon - 5 £60,000 - 1
Twickenham - 4 £47,500 -
Brentford - 3 £72,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 £65,000 -
Hounslow +16 2 £70,000 -12.50%
Hammersmith 0 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Isleworth - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1098 (100.00%) Java
2 759 (69.13%) Agile Software Development
3 693 (63.11%) Spring
4 481 (43.81%) TDD
5 358 (32.60%) JavaScript
6 346 (31.51%) SQL
7 341 (31.06%) Hibernate
8 296 (26.96%) HTML
9 274 (24.95%) J2EE
9 274 (24.95%) Finance
10 271 (24.68%) REST
11 270 (24.59%) Web Services
12 265 (24.13%) Oracle
13 261 (23.77%) E-Commerce
14 255 (23.22%) Multithreading
15 251 (22.86%) CSS
16 245 (22.31%) OO
16 245 (22.31%) Scrum
17 231 (21.04%) XML
18 210 (19.13%) Scala
19 203 (18.49%) Maven
20 194 (17.67%) jQuery
21 187 (17.03%) MySQL
22 185 (16.85%) Software Engineering
23 177 (16.12%) Tomcat
23 177 (16.12%) NoSQL
23 177 (16.12%) Big Data
24 176 (16.03%) JUnit
25 175 (15.94%) MVC
25 175 (15.94%) BDD

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 177 (16.12%) Tomcat
2 128 (11.66%) Apache Solr
3 121 (11.02%) Elasticsearch
4 89 (8.11%) Apache
5 57 (5.19%) Node.js
6 55 (5.01%) WebLogic
7 54 (4.92%) JBoss
8 50 (4.55%) CMS
9 46 (4.19%) GlassFish
10 36 (3.28%) Apache Spark
11 35 (3.19%) WebSphere
12 34 (3.10%) Jetty
13 30 (2.73%) Cloud Foundry
13 30 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 15 (1.37%) MQSeries
15 10 (0.91%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.82%) Confluence
17 6 (0.55%) GemFire
17 6 (0.55%) Alfresco
17 6 (0.55%) Mule
Applications
1 13 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.091%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.27%) Workday HCM
2 2 (0.18%) RMDS
3 1 (0.091%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.091%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.091%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 128 (11.66%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.73%) SaaS
3 14 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.09%) OpenShift
5 11 (1.00%) PaaS
6 7 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.36%) GitHub
9 3 (0.27%) IaaS
10 2 (0.18%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.18%) Route 53
11 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.091%) Sumo Logic
11 1 (0.091%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.91%) HTTP
2 18 (1.64%) AMQP
3 15 (1.37%) Internet
4 9 (0.82%) LDAP
5 8 (0.73%) Broadband
6 7 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.64%) Network Security
7 5 (0.46%) DNS
8 4 (0.36%) SSL
8 4 (0.36%) Firewall
9 3 (0.27%) SNMP
10 2 (0.18%) SMTP
10 2 (0.18%) FTP
10 2 (0.18%) ATM
10 2 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.091%) Multicast
11 1 (0.091%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (17.03%) MySQL
2 177 (16.12%) NoSQL
2 177 (16.12%) Big Data
3 116 (10.56%) MongoDB
4 111 (10.11%) Hadoop
5 84 (7.65%) Relational Database
6 76 (6.92%) SQL Server
7 75 (6.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (3.10%) RDBMS
9 30 (2.73%) Redis
10 25 (2.28%) Oracle Database
11 22 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (1.91%) MarkLogic
13 17 (1.55%) DB2
14 16 (1.46%) OLAP
14 16 (1.46%) Riak
15 11 (1.00%) HBase
15 11 (1.00%) Apache Hive
16 9 (0.82%) Mahout
16 9 (0.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 203 (18.49%) Maven
2 176 (16.03%) JUnit
3 154 (14.03%) Git (software)
4 144 (13.11%) Jenkins
5 98 (8.93%) Subversion
6 88 (8.01%) Ant
7 74 (6.74%) Mockito
8 66 (6.01%) Selenium
9 58 (5.28%) Eclipse
10 55 (5.01%) jMock
11 52 (4.74%) JIRA
12 40 (3.64%) Cucumber
13 22 (2.00%) IntelliJ
14 21 (1.91%) Spock
15 17 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (1.55%) Hudson
16 15 (1.37%) JMeter
17 14 (1.28%) Gradle
18 12 (1.09%) FishEye
19 11 (1.00%) EasyMock
General
1 274 (24.95%) Finance
2 121 (11.02%) Banking
3 84 (7.65%) Retail
4 64 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 55 (5.01%) Front Office
6 52 (4.74%) Games
7 47 (4.28%) Investment Banking
8 43 (3.92%) Online Betting
9 35 (3.19%) Back Office
10 30 (2.73%) Law
11 26 (2.37%) Marketing
12 21 (1.91%) Publishing
13 12 (1.09%) Legal
14 10 (0.91%) Automotive
15 9 (0.82%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.73%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.46%) Advertising
17 5 (0.46%) Multimedia
18 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 693 (63.11%) Spring
2 341 (31.06%) Hibernate
3 296 (26.96%) HTML
4 274 (24.95%) J2EE
5 271 (24.68%) REST
6 270 (24.59%) Web Services
7 251 (22.86%) CSS
8 231 (21.04%) XML
9 194 (17.67%) jQuery
10 154 (14.03%) SOAP
11 133 (12.11%) Spring MVC
12 129 (11.75%) RESTful
13 114 (10.38%) JSP
14 109 (9.93%) Struts
15 101 (9.20%) ActiveMQ
16 99 (9.02%) Grails
17 94 (8.56%) RabbitMQ
18 83 (7.56%) JMS
19 80 (7.29%) JDBC
20 78 (7.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.02%) Computer Science
2 89 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (6.01%) Client/Server
4 54 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 49 (4.46%) Equities
6 48 (4.37%) Grid Computing
7 38 (3.46%) Mathematics
8 31 (2.82%) Derivative
9 30 (2.73%) Algorithms
10 28 (2.55%) User Experience
10 28 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.73%) Data Structures
11 19 (1.73%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.46%) Blog
12 16 (1.46%) Online Games
12 16 (1.46%) Mobile App
13 15 (1.37%) Statistics
14 14 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
15 13 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
15 13 (1.18%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 150 (13.66%) Linux
2 117 (10.66%) UNIX
3 41 (3.73%) Windows
4 27 (2.46%) Android
5 22 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.64%) CentOS
8 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.27%) openSUSE
9 3 (0.27%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.18%) Solaris
11 1 (0.091%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 759 (69.13%) Agile Software Development
2 481 (43.81%) TDD
3 261 (23.77%) E-Commerce
4 255 (23.22%) Multithreading
5 245 (22.31%) OO
5 245 (22.31%) Scrum
6 185 (16.85%) Software Engineering
7 175 (15.94%) MVC
7 175 (15.94%) BDD
8 167 (15.21%) Continuous Integration
9 143 (13.02%) Open Source
10 114 (10.38%) Mentoring
11 93 (8.47%) SOA
12 85 (7.74%) Low Latency
12 85 (7.74%) SDLC
13 79 (7.19%) Kanban
14 69 (6.28%) Continuous Delivery
15 63 (5.74%) Build Automation
16 58 (5.28%) Software Architecture
17 50 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1098 (100.00%) Java
2 358 (32.60%) JavaScript
3 346 (31.51%) SQL
4 210 (19.13%) Scala
5 136 (12.39%) Python
6 123 (11.20%) Groovy
7 85 (7.74%) PL/SQL
8 77 (7.01%) Ruby
9 55 (5.01%) C#
10 53 (4.83%) C++
11 33 (3.01%) PHP
11 33 (3.01%) XPath
12 31 (2.82%) XQuery
12 31 (2.82%) C
13 21 (1.91%) Go
14 20 (1.82%) Bash Shell
14 20 (1.82%) Clojure
14 20 (1.82%) Shell Script
15 16 (1.46%) Perl
16 15 (1.37%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 157 (14.30%) Degree
2 24 (2.19%) PhD
3 9 (0.82%) Sun Certification
4 8 (0.73%) PMI Certification
4 8 (0.73%) OCP
4 8 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (0.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.36%) MCPD
6 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.36%) MCP
7 1 (0.091%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.091%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.56%) QA
2 7 (0.64%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (2.46%) Docker
2 9 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.27%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.18%) HDFS
5 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.091%) vSphere
6 1 (0.091%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (4.37%) Puppet
2 34 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.82%) StatsD
3 20 (1.82%) logstash
3 20 (1.82%) Kibana
4 12 (1.09%) Mesos
5 8 (0.73%) Nagios
6 6 (0.55%) Salt
7 3 (0.27%) Ansible
7 3 (0.27%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.27%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.091%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 265 (24.13%) Oracle
2 78 (7.10%) hybris
3 36 (3.28%) TIBCO
4 31 (2.82%) Demandware
5 29 (2.64%) Endeca
5 29 (2.64%) ATG
6 28 (2.55%) Intershop
7 26 (2.37%) New Relic
7 26 (2.37%) Microsoft
8 20 (1.82%) Sybase
9 11 (1.00%) Adobe
9 11 (1.00%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.82%) Google
10 9 (0.82%) FatWire
10 9 (0.82%) VMware
10 9 (0.82%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.73%) Splunk
12 6 (0.55%) Sony
12 6 (0.55%) HP
12 6 (0.55%) StreamBase
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £80 - £100 per annum + + Bonus + work from home + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus(15%) + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension, health, etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £75 - £90 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.0 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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