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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Consultant
Rank 898 880 895
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Consultant 11 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.015% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 12
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £57,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
107607 104825 109929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.60% 94.71% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89210 86198 94252
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 25 November 2014 within the UK.

Senior Java Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Consultant
Top 3 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 25 November 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
London +28 10 £65,000 -3.70%
England -3 10 £65,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Senior Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Spring
3 7 (36.84%) Perl
3 7 (36.84%) J2EE
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) XML
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (31.58%) DevOps
4 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Java EE
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) JSP
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
7 3 (15.79%) CSS
7 3 (15.79%) JBoss
7 3 (15.79%) UNIX
8 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
8 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
8 2 (10.53%) MySQL

Senior Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Spring
2 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) XML
4 5 (26.32%) Java EE
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) JSP
5 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 1 (5.26%) Struts
8 1 (5.26%) Servlets
8 1 (5.26%) EJB
8 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
8 1 (5.26%) HTML5
8 1 (5.26%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) XSLT
8 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps
1 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
2 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
2 5 (26.32%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.26%) RUP
5 1 (5.26%) DSDM
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle