The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Consultant 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 Consultant
Rank 882 924 868
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Consultant 10 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.005% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £75,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +42.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Java Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Consultant within the UK.

Senior Java Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Java Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Consultant over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Consultant within the UK 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
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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
England +24 9 £50,000 -28.57%
London +30 3 £70,000 +21.73%
South East +2 2 £50,000 -37.50%
Oxford - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 - -

Senior Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Big Data
6 5 (31.25%) Spring Integration
6 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (31.25%) Groovy
6 5 (31.25%) Scala
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) Clojure
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) J2EE
7 4 (25.00%) OLAP
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) RUP
7 4 (25.00%) DSDM
7 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 4 (25.00%) BDD
7 4 (25.00%) Git (software)

Senior Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (25.00%) OLAP
3 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
6 1 (6.25%) Redis
6 1 (6.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Hudson
1 4 (25.00%) Gradle
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (31.25%) REST
3 5 (31.25%) Spring Integration
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (25.00%) GWT
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
6 1 (6.25%) Grails
6 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Batch
6 1 (6.25%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Release Management
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) RUP
5 4 (25.00%) DSDM
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) Groovy
3 5 (31.25%) Scala
3 5 (31.25%) Clojure
4 1 (6.25%) Go
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Twitter