The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 265 305 272
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1149 1165 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.18% 1.05% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.09% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1049 1218
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 1085 £60,000 +4.34% 135
London +18 580 £67,500 +3.84% 73
South East +23 164 £52,500 -4.54% 20
City of London +9 122 £71,250 +5.55% 21
East of England +70 88 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Surrey +54 67 £52,500 -4.54% 6
North West +34 67 £52,000 +9.47% 13
South West +10 64 £48,750 +2.63% 12
Manchester +32 63 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Yorkshire +32 61 £47,500 +5.55% 5
West Midlands -12 51 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 37 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Scotland -22 36 £47,500 +5.55% 5
West Yorkshire +13 34 £50,000 - 4
Leeds +22 29 £50,000 - 3
Hampshire +20 29 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Warwickshire +12 27 £60,000 +20.00%
Warwick +2 27 £60,000 +20.00%
Hertfordshire +44 25 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Gloucestershire +16 22 £55,000 +30.17% 2
Cambridge 0 22 £54,000 +18.03% 8
Essex +16 21 £62,500 +25.00%
Bristol +14 20 £48,500 +2.10% 5
Glasgow -10 20 £48,000 -12.72% 1
Buckinghamshire +42 19 £47,500 - 4
Milton Keynes +41 19 £47,500 - 3
Sheffield +24 18 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +22 18 £40,000 - 1
Cheltenham +2 16 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Oxfordshire -24 16 £52,250 -16.40% 2

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 2350 (100.00%) Java
2 1417 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
3 1322 (56.26%) Spring
4 812 (34.55%) TDD
5 770 (32.77%) JavaScript
6 724 (30.81%) Hibernate
7 712 (30.30%) SQL
8 619 (26.34%) Scrum
9 592 (25.19%) HTML
10 577 (24.55%) Finance
11 567 (24.13%) Oracle
12 545 (23.19%) Web Services
13 523 (22.26%) JUnit
14 520 (22.13%) J2EE
15 470 (20.00%) Software Engineering
16 469 (19.96%) OO
17 456 (19.40%) Degree
18 438 (18.64%) Maven
19 428 (18.21%) CSS
20 426 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
21 398 (16.94%) RESTful
22 386 (16.43%) NoSQL
23 375 (15.96%) XML
24 371 (15.79%) Java EE
25 366 (15.57%) Tomcat
26 365 (15.53%) Linux
27 344 (14.64%) REST
28 336 (14.30%) JMS
29 332 (14.13%) MySQL
30 330 (14.04%) MVC

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 366 (15.57%) Tomcat
2 300 (12.77%) JBoss
3 134 (5.70%) Apache
4 118 (5.02%) WebSphere
5 116 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
6 106 (4.51%) Apache Spark
7 99 (4.21%) WebLogic
8 86 (3.66%) Mule
9 83 (3.53%) GlassFish
10 72 (3.06%) Jetty
11 66 (2.81%) Apache Solr
12 60 (2.55%) Mule ESB
13 56 (2.38%) WildFly
14 40 (1.70%) nginx
15 36 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
16 31 (1.32%) Confluence
17 28 (1.19%) CMS
18 27 (1.15%) OpenStack
19 16 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
20 15 (0.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (0.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.085%) HipChat
2 2 (0.085%) MS Office
3 1 (0.043%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.043%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.21%) Sentinel
5 4 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.043%) Endur
6 1 (0.043%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.043%) RMDS
6 1 (0.043%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.043%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.043%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 205 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (4.89%) SaaS
3 48 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 46 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.72%) GitHub
7 13 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 13 (0.55%) PaaS
8 9 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 8 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (0.34%) IaaS
10 7 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.085%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.085%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.085%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.043%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.043%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 97 (4.13%) HTTP
2 70 (2.98%) Internet
3 32 (1.36%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.47%) ATM
4 11 (0.47%) SSL
5 9 (0.38%) LDAP
6 6 (0.26%) SMS
7 4 (0.17%) AMQP
7 4 (0.17%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.13%) DNS
9 1 (0.043%) Broadband
9 1 (0.043%) CTI
9 1 (0.043%) Intranet
9 1 (0.043%) MQTT
9 1 (0.043%) Multicast
9 1 (0.043%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (16.43%) NoSQL
2 332 (14.13%) MySQL
3 256 (10.89%) MongoDB
4 246 (10.47%) Big Data
5 238 (10.13%) Relational Database
6 190 (8.09%) SQL Server
7 170 (7.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 164 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
9 128 (5.45%) Hadoop
10 126 (5.36%) Oracle Database
11 115 (4.89%) RDBMS
12 42 (1.79%) Redis
13 41 (1.74%) Hazelcast
14 40 (1.70%) Couchbase
15 33 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 32 (1.36%) Apache Hive
17 31 (1.32%) Neo4j
18 25 (1.06%) HBase
19 23 (0.98%) Data Mining
20 22 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 523 (22.26%) JUnit
2 438 (18.64%) Maven
3 316 (13.45%) Git (software)
4 299 (12.72%) Jenkins
5 179 (7.62%) Gradle
6 163 (6.94%) Mockito
7 157 (6.68%) Eclipse
8 154 (6.55%) JIRA
9 150 (6.38%) Cucumber
10 148 (6.30%) Subversion
11 113 (4.81%) Ant
12 98 (4.17%) Selenium
13 90 (3.83%) Hudson
14 64 (2.72%) JBehave
15 59 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 56 (2.38%) jMock
16 56 (2.38%) Spock
17 54 (2.30%) IntelliJ
18 49 (2.09%) TestNG
19 37 (1.57%) EasyMock
General
1 577 (24.55%) Finance
2 254 (10.81%) Banking
3 153 (6.51%) Retail
4 119 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 106 (4.51%) Investment Banking
6 81 (3.45%) Front Office
7 71 (3.02%) Games
8 58 (2.47%) Marketing
9 45 (1.91%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.57%) Electronics
11 33 (1.40%) Financial Institution
12 25 (1.06%) Billing
13 23 (0.98%) Automotive
14 17 (0.72%) Aerospace
15 16 (0.68%) Advertising
16 15 (0.64%) Publishing
17 10 (0.43%) Music Industry
18 9 (0.38%) Back Office
18 9 (0.38%) Law
19 8 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1322 (56.26%) Spring
2 724 (30.81%) Hibernate
3 592 (25.19%) HTML
4 545 (23.19%) Web Services
5 520 (22.13%) J2EE
6 428 (18.21%) CSS
7 398 (16.94%) RESTful
8 375 (15.96%) XML
9 371 (15.79%) Java EE
10 344 (14.64%) REST
11 336 (14.30%) JMS
12 309 (13.15%) SOAP
13 261 (11.11%) AngularJS
14 206 (8.77%) JSON
15 198 (8.43%) JPA
16 197 (8.38%) Spring MVC
17 194 (8.26%) JSP
18 184 (7.83%) HTML5
19 182 (7.74%) jQuery
20 162 (6.89%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 282 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 160 (6.81%) Mathematics
3 101 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
4 88 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 66 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 61 (2.60%) Artificial Intelligence
7 58 (2.47%) Equities
8 56 (2.38%) User Experience
9 53 (2.26%) Algorithms
10 44 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 38 (1.62%) Fintech
12 37 (1.57%) Data Structures
13 35 (1.49%) iPad
14 24 (1.02%) Derivative
15 20 (0.85%) Hedge funds
15 20 (0.85%) Visualisation
16 19 (0.81%) Fixed Income
17 17 (0.72%) Data Integration
18 16 (0.68%) Online Games
19 13 (0.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 365 (15.53%) Linux
2 151 (6.43%) Unix
3 118 (5.02%) Android
4 85 (3.62%) Windows
5 75 (3.19%) Apple iOS
6 17 (0.72%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.38%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.13%) CentOS
9 3 (0.13%) Debian
9 3 (0.13%) Solaris
10 2 (0.085%) VMS
11 1 (0.043%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.043%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.043%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.043%) SUSE
11 1 (0.043%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1417 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
2 812 (34.55%) TDD
3 619 (26.34%) Scrum
4 470 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 469 (19.96%) OO
6 426 (18.13%) Continuous Integration
7 330 (14.04%) MVC
8 308 (13.11%) BDD
9 283 (12.04%) Open Source
10 275 (11.70%) Mentoring
11 261 (11.11%) Multithreading
12 256 (10.89%) E-Commerce
13 241 (10.26%) Unit Testing
14 226 (9.62%) SDLC
15 219 (9.32%) Kanban
16 204 (8.68%) SOA
17 160 (6.81%) Microservices
18 153 (6.51%) Web Development
19 140 (5.96%) Pair Programming
20 134 (5.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2350 (100.00%) Java
2 770 (32.77%) JavaScript
3 712 (30.30%) SQL
4 319 (13.57%) Scala
5 213 (9.06%) Python
6 148 (6.30%) Groovy
7 135 (5.74%) Ruby
8 123 (5.23%) C#
9 122 (5.19%) PL/SQL
10 103 (4.38%) C++
11 74 (3.15%) Clojure
12 59 (2.51%) Bash Shell
13 52 (2.21%) PHP
14 49 (2.09%) Perl
15 42 (1.79%) Go
16 38 (1.62%) C
17 25 (1.06%) Shell Script
17 25 (1.06%) T-SQL
18 14 (0.60%) R
19 13 (0.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 456 (19.40%) Degree
2 26 (1.11%) PhD
3 19 (0.81%) Sun Certification
4 17 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
5 12 (0.51%) OCP
5 12 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.085%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.043%) HND
9 1 (0.043%) OCA
9 1 (0.043%) OCAJ
9 1 (0.043%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (3.53%) QA
2 13 (0.55%) SLA
3 9 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 6 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (3.53%) Docker
2 26 (1.11%) HDFS
3 10 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.043%) KVM
5 1 (0.043%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.043%) Xen
Systems Management
1 75 (3.19%) Puppet
2 32 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.23%) Ansible
4 17 (0.72%) Salt
5 16 (0.68%) logstash
6 15 (0.64%) Kibana
7 14 (0.60%) Packer
7 14 (0.60%) Terraform
8 11 (0.47%) Grafana
8 11 (0.47%) Graphite
8 11 (0.47%) Uchiwa
9 8 (0.34%) Kubernetes
10 7 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.17%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.17%) Control-M
12 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.043%) StatsD
Vendors
1 567 (24.13%) Oracle
2 49 (2.09%) Facebook
3 48 (2.04%) Twitter
4 44 (1.87%) IBM
5 43 (1.83%) Microsoft
5 43 (1.83%) SAP
6 34 (1.45%) Google
7 33 (1.40%) hybris
7 33 (1.40%) Sybase
8 31 (1.32%) StreamBase
9 27 (1.15%) Apple
9 27 (1.15%) MuleSoft
10 24 (1.02%) WSO2
11 23 (0.98%) Atlassian
12 18 (0.77%) Splunk
13 17 (0.72%) TIBCO
14 11 (0.47%) PayPal
15 9 (0.38%) Cognizant
15 9 (0.38%) Hyperion
15 9 (0.38%) Talend
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + excellent bonus and flexible benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page International
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, childcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago