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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
UK
Rank 232 278 339
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1207 1133 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 1.15% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.20% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 1041 868
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,875 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +41 1130 £60,000 +4.34% 165
London +68 591 £72,500 +7.40% 77
South East +8 187 £60,000 +9.09% 27
City of London +42 175 £82,500 +13.79% 20
North West +44 94 £53,690 +7.38% 11
East of England +24 83 £52,500 -4.54% 12
South West +39 80 £52,500 +10.52% 11
Manchester +32 78 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Yorkshire +13 52 £50,000 - 12
Berkshire +59 40 £57,500 -8.00% 9
West Yorkshire +23 37 £50,000 - 9
Leeds +16 37 £50,000 - 8
Wales +37 34 £50,000 +11.11%
Essex +14 31 £52,500 -16.00% 3
Gloucestershire +1 31 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +26 30 £49,500 +1.53% 4
Scotland +13 30 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South Wales +35 27 £50,000 +11.11%
Milton Keynes +16 27 £47,500 - 4
Surrey +24 24 £73,750 +34.09% 2
Hertfordshire +17 24 £62,500 +8.69% 8
Oxfordshire -6 23 £57,500 -0.86% 5
Cardiff +28 22 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex +17 22 £62,500 +8.69% 2
West Midlands -29 22 £52,500 +9.37% 5
Glasgow +32 21 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Hampshire -5 21 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Reading +41 19 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Cambridgeshire -7 19 £50,000 +8.10% 1
East Midlands +16 18 £50,750 +26.87% 9

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 2472 (100.00%) Java
2 1509 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
3 1296 (52.43%) Spring
4 805 (32.56%) SQL
5 754 (30.50%) TDD
6 721 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 664 (26.86%) Hibernate
8 659 (26.66%) Finance
9 545 (22.05%) Scrum
10 532 (21.52%) J2EE
11 525 (21.24%) NoSQL
12 523 (21.16%) Web Services
13 522 (21.12%) HTML
14 467 (18.89%) REST
15 460 (18.61%) OO
16 432 (17.48%) Oracle
17 428 (17.31%) Software Engineering
18 413 (16.71%) Linux
19 406 (16.42%) Maven
20 389 (15.74%) Banking
21 386 (15.61%) JUnit
22 385 (15.57%) CSS
23 383 (15.49%) Scala
24 356 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
25 350 (14.16%) Git (software)
26 335 (13.55%) Mentoring
27 328 (13.27%) AngularJS
28 314 (12.70%) SOAP
29 307 (12.42%) RESTful
30 306 (12.38%) Jenkins

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
1 282 (11.41%) Tomcat
2 274 (11.08%) JBoss
3 186 (7.52%) WebSphere
4 137 (5.54%) WebLogic
5 127 (5.14%) Elasticsearch
6 98 (3.96%) Apache Spark
7 85 (3.44%) Jetty
8 83 (3.36%) Apache
9 69 (2.79%) GlassFish
10 63 (2.55%) Apache Solr
11 55 (2.22%) Mule
12 49 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
13 44 (1.78%) Mule ESB
14 39 (1.58%) CMS
15 34 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 19 (0.77%) OpenStack
17 18 (0.73%) Confluence
18 16 (0.65%) WildFly
19 14 (0.57%) NetWeaver
20 11 (0.44%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (0.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.040%) MS Office
2 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.040%) Weka
Business Applications
1 56 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.32%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.040%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.040%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.040%) Magento
6 1 (0.040%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 288 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (3.52%) SaaS
3 61 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
4 46 (1.86%) GitHub
5 41 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 22 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (0.61%) IaaS
8 15 (0.61%) PaaS
9 14 (0.57%) Heroku
10 6 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
10 6 (0.24%) Google App Engine
11 5 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.081%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.081%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.081%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.081%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.63%) Internet
2 64 (2.59%) HTTP
3 27 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.57%) SSL
5 4 (0.16%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.12%) FTP
6 3 (0.12%) Skype
6 3 (0.12%) Wireless
7 2 (0.081%) SNMP
7 2 (0.081%) Value-Added Service
7 2 (0.081%) X.509
8 1 (0.040%) CTI
8 1 (0.040%) Firewall
8 1 (0.040%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 525 (21.24%) NoSQL
2 263 (10.64%) MySQL
3 258 (10.44%) MongoDB
4 233 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 209 (8.45%) Big Data
6 187 (7.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 185 (7.48%) SQL Server
8 165 (6.67%) Hadoop
9 119 (4.81%) RDBMS
10 97 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
11 77 (3.11%) Oracle Database
12 69 (2.79%) Redis
13 50 (2.02%) Couchbase
14 47 (1.90%) DB2
15 43 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 43 (1.74%) Neo4j
16 38 (1.54%) Hazelcast
17 34 (1.38%) HBase
18 26 (1.05%) Riak
19 25 (1.01%) KDB
Development Applications
1 406 (16.42%) Maven
2 386 (15.61%) JUnit
3 350 (14.16%) Git (software)
4 306 (12.38%) Jenkins
5 204 (8.25%) Gradle
6 168 (6.80%) Subversion
7 135 (5.46%) Ant
8 124 (5.02%) Eclipse
9 109 (4.41%) JIRA
10 94 (3.80%) IntelliJ
11 89 (3.60%) Mockito
12 84 (3.40%) Cucumber
13 77 (3.11%) Selenium
14 50 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 34 (1.38%) TestNG
16 33 (1.33%) Mercurial
17 31 (1.25%) Vagrant
18 30 (1.21%) TeamCity
19 23 (0.93%) Artifactory
20 22 (0.89%) jMock
General
1 659 (26.66%) Finance
2 389 (15.74%) Banking
3 136 (5.50%) Front Office
4 115 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 111 (4.49%) Retail
6 97 (3.92%) Marketing
7 86 (3.48%) Games
8 64 (2.59%) Manufacturing
9 63 (2.55%) Investment Banking
10 60 (2.43%) Electronics
11 44 (1.78%) Advertising
12 27 (1.09%) Publishing
13 15 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.44%) Back Office
15 10 (0.40%) Legal
16 8 (0.32%) Automotive
17 5 (0.20%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.20%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.16%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.12%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1296 (52.43%) Spring
2 664 (26.86%) Hibernate
3 532 (21.52%) J2EE
4 523 (21.16%) Web Services
5 522 (21.12%) HTML
6 467 (18.89%) REST
7 385 (15.57%) CSS
8 328 (13.27%) AngularJS
9 314 (12.70%) SOAP
10 307 (12.42%) RESTful
11 294 (11.89%) XML
12 287 (11.61%) JMS
13 260 (10.52%) Java EE
14 216 (8.74%) Node.js
15 200 (8.09%) JPA
16 185 (7.48%) Spring MVC
17 161 (6.51%) JSON
18 156 (6.31%) HTML5
18 156 (6.31%) JDBC
19 153 (6.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 213 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 101 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 83 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 79 (3.20%) Algorithms
6 70 (2.83%) Data Structures
7 65 (2.63%) User Experience
8 63 (2.55%) Derivative
8 63 (2.55%) Fintech
8 63 (2.55%) Mathematics
9 44 (1.78%) iPad
10 32 (1.29%) Equities
11 28 (1.13%) Social Network
12 26 (1.05%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 25 (1.01%) Fixed Income
14 22 (0.89%) Market Risk
15 20 (0.81%) Virtual Team
16 18 (0.73%) Reference Data
17 17 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 413 (16.71%) Linux
2 152 (6.15%) Unix
3 80 (3.24%) Windows
4 56 (2.27%) Android
5 24 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 13 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.20%) CentOS
11 4 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.081%) Debian
13 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.040%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.040%) Solaris
13 1 (0.040%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1509 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
2 754 (30.50%) TDD
3 545 (22.05%) Scrum
4 460 (18.61%) OO
5 428 (17.31%) Software Engineering
6 356 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
7 335 (13.55%) Mentoring
8 302 (12.22%) MVC
9 287 (11.61%) BDD
10 281 (11.37%) Microservices
11 264 (10.68%) E-Commerce
12 262 (10.60%) Multithreading
13 204 (8.25%) OOP
14 187 (7.56%) Open Source
15 182 (7.36%) Kanban
16 180 (7.28%) Unit Testing
17 179 (7.24%) SDLC
18 171 (6.92%) SOA
18 171 (6.92%) Web Development
19 166 (6.72%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2472 (100.00%) Java
2 805 (32.56%) SQL
3 721 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 383 (15.49%) Scala
5 212 (8.58%) Python
6 154 (6.23%) C#
7 152 (6.15%) Groovy
8 98 (3.96%) PL/SQL
9 93 (3.76%) C++
10 85 (3.44%) Ruby
11 68 (2.75%) PHP
12 58 (2.35%) Clojure
13 51 (2.06%) Shell Script
14 46 (1.86%) Go
15 44 (1.78%) C
16 43 (1.74%) Perl
17 42 (1.70%) Haskell
18 35 (1.42%) Bash Shell
19 13 (0.53%) Assembly Language
20 10 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 267 (10.80%) Degree
2 70 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 61 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 23 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.85%) PhD
6 11 (0.44%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.12%) OCP
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.081%) HND
9 1 (0.040%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.040%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (3.07%) QA
2 18 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.49%) SLA
4 7 (0.28%) MiFID
5 6 (0.24%) SDET
6 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.16%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.081%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.081%) EMIR
9 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.040%) GAAP
System Software
1 130 (5.26%) Docker
2 22 (0.89%) HDFS
3 21 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 19 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.49%) vSphere
6 4 (0.16%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.16%) Firmware
7 2 (0.081%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.040%) LXC
Systems Management
1 69 (2.79%) Puppet
2 49 (1.98%) Ansible
3 40 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.05%) Kibana
5 25 (1.01%) Kubernetes
5 25 (1.01%) logstash
6 15 (0.61%) Salt
7 11 (0.44%) Grafana
8 9 (0.36%) Mesos
8 9 (0.36%) Packer
9 8 (0.32%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.20%) Marathon
11 3 (0.12%) Terraform
12 2 (0.081%) Control-M
12 2 (0.081%) Graphite
12 2 (0.081%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.081%) StatsD
13 1 (0.040%) Nagios
13 1 (0.040%) Oozie
13 1 (0.040%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 432 (17.48%) Oracle
2 77 (3.11%) Sybase
3 74 (2.99%) SAP
4 66 (2.67%) TIBCO
5 59 (2.39%) Google
6 46 (1.86%) IBM
7 33 (1.33%) Apple
8 30 (1.21%) Solace
9 28 (1.13%) Microsoft
10 27 (1.09%) hybris
11 26 (1.05%) MuleSoft
12 19 (0.77%) ION Trading
13 16 (0.65%) Atlassian
14 13 (0.53%) Rackspace
14 13 (0.53%) VMware
15 12 (0.49%) Red Hat
15 12 (0.49%) Splunk
16 11 (0.44%) Adobe
17 10 (0.40%) Murex
17 10 (0.40%) Talend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan, 25 days hols
Posted: 19 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £50 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £68000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago