The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 607 616 609
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 11 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.042% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.045% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 30
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Senior Java Software Engineer
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (97.50%) Software Engineering
3 31 (77.50%) SQL
4 30 (75.00%) Linux
5 28 (70.00%) E-Commerce
5 28 (70.00%) Oracle
6 26 (65.00%) UNIX
7 21 (52.50%) XML
8 20 (50.00%) SOAP
8 20 (50.00%) J2EE
8 20 (50.00%) Spring
9 19 (47.50%) Tomcat
10 18 (45.00%) MySQL
11 17 (42.50%) Multithreading
11 17 (42.50%) Apache Solr
12 16 (40.00%) Web Services
12 16 (40.00%) JDBC
12 16 (40.00%) Ajax
12 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
13 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
13 15 (37.50%) JSON
13 15 (37.50%) XSL
14 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
14 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (32.50%) CSS
15 13 (32.50%) HTML
15 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
15 13 (32.50%) GlassFish
16 12 (30.00%) Ant
16 12 (30.00%) Eclipse

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 19 (47.50%) Tomcat
2 17 (42.50%) Apache Solr
3 13 (32.50%) GlassFish
4 4 (10.00%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) JBoss
5 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) MySQL
2 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Ant
1 12 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) XML
2 20 (50.00%) J2EE
2 20 (50.00%) SOAP
2 20 (50.00%) Spring
3 16 (40.00%) Ajax
3 16 (40.00%) Web Services
3 16 (40.00%) JDBC
4 15 (37.50%) XSL
4 15 (37.50%) JSON
5 14 (35.00%) Hibernate
6 13 (32.50%) HTML
6 13 (32.50%) CSS
7 11 (27.50%) Lucene
7 11 (27.50%) Spring MVC
7 11 (27.50%) Java EE
8 4 (10.00%) jQuery
8 4 (10.00%) Sass
8 4 (10.00%) LESS
8 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (10.00%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Social Media
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Streaming Media
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 26 (65.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Software Engineering
2 28 (70.00%) E-Commerce
3 17 (42.50%) Multithreading
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) MVC
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) OO
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.50%) User Stories
9 1 (2.50%) Functional Programming
9 1 (2.50%) CRM
9 1 (2.50%) Workflow
9 1 (2.50%) Information Security
9 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.50%) OOD
9 1 (2.50%) SOA
9 1 (2.50%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (77.50%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.50%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) Scala
6 4 (10.00%) Erlang
6 4 (10.00%) Perl
7 3 (7.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) StatsD
1 2 (5.00%) logstash
1 2 (5.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) New Relic
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
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