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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 597 614 597
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 15 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.048% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.052% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 28
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +18.48%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.95%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 2014.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
City of London - 1 - -
Senior Java Software Engineer
England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (96.30%) Software Engineering
3 23 (85.19%) SQL
4 20 (74.07%) J2EE
5 17 (62.96%) Linux
5 17 (62.96%) E-Commerce
6 16 (59.26%) Oracle
7 15 (55.56%) UNIX
7 15 (55.56%) Spring
8 13 (48.15%) XML
8 13 (48.15%) NoSQL
9 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (44.44%) JDBC
9 12 (44.44%) SOAP
9 12 (44.44%) Hibernate
10 11 (40.74%) JSON
10 11 (40.74%) Web Services
10 11 (40.74%) Multithreading
11 10 (37.04%) MySQL
11 10 (37.04%) XSL
11 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
11 10 (37.04%) Ajax
11 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
12 7 (25.93%) Apache Solr
13 6 (22.22%) Spring MVC
13 6 (22.22%) Groovy
13 6 (22.22%) TDD
13 6 (22.22%) MVC
13 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) Apache Solr
3 5 (18.52%) GlassFish
4 4 (14.81%) JBoss
5 2 (7.41%) Apache
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) NoSQL
2 10 (37.04%) MySQL
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Ant
1 4 (14.81%) JUnit
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (14.81%) Maven
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) J2EE
2 15 (55.56%) Spring
3 13 (48.15%) XML
4 12 (44.44%) JDBC
4 12 (44.44%) SOAP
4 12 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 11 (40.74%) Web Services
5 11 (40.74%) JSON
6 10 (37.04%) Ajax
6 10 (37.04%) XSL
7 6 (22.22%) Spring MVC
8 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) Java EE
8 5 (18.52%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) Lucene
9 4 (14.81%) jBPM
9 4 (14.81%) REST
9 4 (14.81%) FreeMarker
9 4 (14.81%) JPA
9 4 (14.81%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Software Engineering
2 17 (62.96%) E-Commerce
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (40.74%) Multithreading
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) SOA
7 4 (14.81%) Workflow
7 4 (14.81%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.70%) Information Security
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
4 6 (22.22%) Groovy
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) Erlang
6 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Google