The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 610 620 599
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 12 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.030% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.032% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 23
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.56%
Senior Java Programmer
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Java Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Java Programmer Salary Trend in London

Senior Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Java Programmer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
(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 - 1 £72,500 -
Senior Java Programmer
England

Senior Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 11 (64.71%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) XML
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
7 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
7 6 (35.29%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) jQuery
8 5 (29.41%) Kanban
8 5 (29.41%) QA
8 5 (29.41%) RESTful
8 5 (29.41%) User Stories
8 5 (29.41%) MVC
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
9 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
9 4 (23.53%) Servlets
9 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
9 4 (23.53%) JSON
9 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
10 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
10 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
10 3 (17.65%) REST

Senior Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) ATM
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
3 9 (52.94%) XML
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) RESTful
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) Servlets
7 4 (23.53%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
8 3 (17.65%) REST
9 2 (11.76%) CSS
9 2 (11.76%) JSP
9 2 (11.76%) GWT
9 2 (11.76%) XHTML
10 1 (5.88%) jBPM
10 1 (5.88%) Java EE
10 1 (5.88%) Django
10 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.76%) EFT
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) Scrum
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
5 6 (35.29%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Kanban
6 5 (29.41%) User Stories
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Information Security
8 3 (17.65%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
9 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
9 2 (11.76%) BDD
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (5.88%) OOD
10 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) Groovy
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) StatsD
2 1 (5.88%) logstash
2 1 (5.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) New Relic