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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 241 265 339
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1262 1305 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.41% 1.21% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.26% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1174 908
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%

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
86247 103892 110745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.55% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71633 86643 91629
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +29 1170 £62,500 +9.64% 174
London +54 616 £72,500 +11.53% 90
City of London +53 193 £82,500 +17.85% 24
South East -1 193 £57,500 +11.65% 20
North West +38 105 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Manchester +42 88 £51,500 +14.44% 12
South West +13 84 £52,500 +10.52% 15
East of England +17 83 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Yorkshire -1 39 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Buckinghamshire +30 34 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Wales +26 34 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire +2 34 £50,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +2 33 £50,000 - 9
Leeds +2 33 £50,000 - 9
Berkshire +38 32 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Scotland +38 32 £50,000 +1.01% 5
Hertfordshire +23 29 £57,500 +4.54% 5
South Wales +25 27 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Milton Keynes +20 27 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Gloucestershire 0 27 £52,500 -12.50% 8
West Midlands -58 26 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Essex +11 25 £67,500 +8.00% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 22 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Oxfordshire -11 22 £57,500 -0.86% 2
West Sussex +24 21 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Cardiff +25 20 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +1 20 £49,000 +22.50% 1
Bristol -15 20 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Glasgow +28 19 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Southampton +23 18 £50,000 +5.26%

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 2517 (100.00%) Java
2 1526 (60.63%) Agile Software Development
3 1324 (52.60%) Spring
4 775 (30.79%) TDD
5 745 (29.60%) SQL
6 730 (29.00%) JavaScript
7 688 (27.33%) Hibernate
8 641 (25.47%) Finance
9 556 (22.09%) Scrum
10 549 (21.81%) J2EE
11 544 (21.61%) Web Services
12 521 (20.70%) HTML
13 513 (20.38%) NoSQL
14 493 (19.59%) Oracle
15 479 (19.03%) OO
16 453 (18.00%) REST
17 452 (17.96%) Software Engineering
18 436 (17.32%) Scala
19 417 (16.57%) Maven
20 397 (15.77%) Linux
21 385 (15.30%) JUnit
22 372 (14.78%) CSS
23 366 (14.54%) Continuous Integration
24 355 (14.10%) Banking
25 352 (13.98%) MVC
26 341 (13.55%) Mentoring
27 339 (13.47%) RESTful
28 329 (13.07%) Git (software)
29 328 (13.03%) AngularJS
30 312 (12.40%) 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
1 277 (11.01%) JBoss
2 266 (10.57%) Tomcat
3 193 (7.67%) WebSphere
4 147 (5.84%) WebLogic
5 139 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
6 105 (4.17%) Apache Spark
7 90 (3.58%) Apache
8 81 (3.22%) Jetty
9 70 (2.78%) Mule
10 65 (2.58%) GlassFish
11 61 (2.42%) Apache Solr
12 57 (2.26%) Mule ESB
13 44 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
14 42 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 38 (1.51%) CMS
16 25 (0.99%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.68%) Confluence
18 15 (0.60%) WildFly
19 14 (0.56%) Apache Pig
19 14 (0.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (0.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 48 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.40%) Sentinel
3 9 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.079%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.079%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.040%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.040%) Magento
7 1 (0.040%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 290 (11.52%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (3.22%) SaaS
3 50 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
4 38 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (1.35%) GitHub
6 26 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (0.60%) Heroku
8 15 (0.60%) IaaS
8 15 (0.60%) PaaS
9 9 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (0.20%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.16%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.16%) MailChimp
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.079%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.079%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 71 (2.82%) Internet
2 70 (2.78%) HTTP
3 25 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.48%) SSL
5 4 (0.16%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.12%) FTP
6 3 (0.12%) Wireless
7 2 (0.079%) Broadband
7 2 (0.079%) Skype
7 2 (0.079%) SNMP
7 2 (0.079%) Value-Added Service
7 2 (0.079%) X.509
8 1 (0.040%) AMQP
8 1 (0.040%) CTI
8 1 (0.040%) DNS
8 1 (0.040%) Firewall
8 1 (0.040%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.040%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (20.38%) NoSQL
2 292 (11.60%) MySQL
3 268 (10.65%) MongoDB
4 231 (9.18%) Big Data
5 219 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 212 (8.42%) Relational Database
7 174 (6.91%) Hadoop
8 170 (6.75%) SQL Server
9 102 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
10 98 (3.89%) RDBMS
11 75 (2.98%) Redis
12 72 (2.86%) Oracle Database
13 51 (2.03%) Couchbase
14 50 (1.99%) Neo4j
15 47 (1.87%) Hazelcast
16 36 (1.43%) DB2
17 33 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 28 (1.11%) HBase
19 23 (0.91%) Riak
20 22 (0.87%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 417 (16.57%) Maven
2 385 (15.30%) JUnit
3 329 (13.07%) Git (software)
4 312 (12.40%) Jenkins
5 202 (8.03%) Gradle
6 166 (6.60%) Subversion
7 141 (5.60%) Eclipse
8 129 (5.13%) Ant
9 112 (4.45%) JIRA
10 110 (4.37%) Cucumber
11 104 (4.13%) Mockito
12 89 (3.54%) IntelliJ
13 78 (3.10%) Selenium
14 60 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 44 (1.75%) TestNG
16 37 (1.47%) Vagrant
17 29 (1.15%) EasyMock
17 29 (1.15%) TeamCity
18 25 (0.99%) jMock
19 23 (0.91%) Mercurial
General
1 641 (25.47%) Finance
2 355 (14.10%) Banking
3 127 (5.05%) Front Office
4 118 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 104 (4.13%) Retail
6 95 (3.77%) Marketing
7 85 (3.38%) Investment Banking
8 84 (3.34%) Games
9 56 (2.22%) Manufacturing
10 52 (2.07%) Electronics
11 36 (1.43%) Advertising
12 25 (0.99%) Publishing
13 22 (0.87%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.60%) Automotive
15 14 (0.56%) Aerospace
16 12 (0.48%) Back Office
17 9 (0.36%) Legal
18 6 (0.24%) Multimedia
19 4 (0.16%) Law
19 4 (0.16%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1324 (52.60%) Spring
2 688 (27.33%) Hibernate
3 549 (21.81%) J2EE
4 544 (21.61%) Web Services
5 521 (20.70%) HTML
6 453 (18.00%) REST
7 372 (14.78%) CSS
8 339 (13.47%) RESTful
9 328 (13.03%) AngularJS
10 311 (12.36%) SOAP
11 307 (12.20%) Java EE
12 293 (11.64%) JMS
13 289 (11.48%) XML
14 219 (8.70%) Node.js
15 202 (8.03%) Spring MVC
16 173 (6.87%) JPA
17 166 (6.60%) JSON
18 159 (6.32%) JDBC
19 157 (6.24%) HTML5
20 149 (5.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 227 (9.02%) Computer Science
2 101 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 85 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 79 (3.14%) Algorithms
6 72 (2.86%) User Experience
7 68 (2.70%) Derivative
8 63 (2.50%) Fintech
9 62 (2.46%) Data Structures
10 51 (2.03%) Mathematics
11 44 (1.75%) Equities
12 43 (1.71%) iPad
13 29 (1.15%) Fixed Income
14 28 (1.11%) Social Network
15 27 (1.07%) Client/Server
16 25 (0.99%) Mobile App
17 24 (0.95%) Virtual Team
18 20 (0.79%) Market Risk
19 18 (0.72%) Data Integration
19 18 (0.72%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 397 (15.77%) Linux
2 149 (5.92%) Unix
3 79 (3.14%) Windows
4 61 (2.42%) Android
5 23 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.52%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.36%) CentOS
8 8 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.24%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.12%) Solaris
11 3 (0.12%) VMS
11 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.079%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.040%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1526 (60.63%) Agile Software Development
2 775 (30.79%) TDD
3 556 (22.09%) Scrum
4 479 (19.03%) OO
5 452 (17.96%) Software Engineering
6 366 (14.54%) Continuous Integration
7 352 (13.98%) MVC
8 341 (13.55%) Mentoring
9 304 (12.08%) BDD
10 292 (11.60%) Microservices
11 283 (11.24%) Multithreading
12 259 (10.29%) E-Commerce
13 227 (9.02%) Open Source
14 191 (7.59%) OOP
15 189 (7.51%) Kanban
16 187 (7.43%) SOA
17 182 (7.23%) SDLC
18 176 (6.99%) Low Latency
19 172 (6.83%) Unit Testing
20 164 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2517 (100.00%) Java
2 745 (29.60%) SQL
3 730 (29.00%) JavaScript
4 436 (17.32%) Scala
5 208 (8.26%) Python
6 179 (7.11%) Groovy
7 140 (5.56%) C#
8 112 (4.45%) PL/SQL
9 95 (3.77%) Ruby
10 89 (3.54%) C++
11 63 (2.50%) PHP
12 56 (2.22%) Clojure
13 48 (1.91%) C
13 48 (1.91%) Go
14 45 (1.79%) Haskell
14 45 (1.79%) Perl
15 43 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 32 (1.27%) Bash Shell
17 15 (0.60%) R
18 10 (0.40%) Lua
Qualifications
1 296 (11.76%) Degree
2 71 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 63 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 31 (1.23%) PhD
5 28 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 15 (0.60%) Sun Certification
7 7 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (0.24%) OCP
9 3 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.079%) HND
10 2 (0.079%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.82%) QA
2 18 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.64%) SLA
4 4 (0.16%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.12%) MiFID
6 2 (0.079%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.040%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.040%) EMIR
7 1 (0.040%) GAAP
7 1 (0.040%) SDET
System Software
1 132 (5.24%) Docker
2 28 (1.11%) HDFS
3 22 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 13 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.40%) vSphere
6 4 (0.16%) Firmware
7 2 (0.079%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.040%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.040%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.040%) LXC
Systems Management
1 76 (3.02%) Puppet
2 51 (2.03%) Ansible
3 40 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.99%) Kibana
4 25 (0.99%) Kubernetes
4 25 (0.99%) logstash
5 19 (0.75%) Packer
6 17 (0.68%) Salt
7 14 (0.56%) Grafana
8 12 (0.48%) Terraform
9 8 (0.32%) HAProxy
10 6 (0.24%) Graphite
10 6 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
11 5 (0.20%) Mesos
11 5 (0.20%) Uchiwa
12 2 (0.079%) Control-M
12 2 (0.079%) StatsD
13 1 (0.040%) Marathon
13 1 (0.040%) Nagios
13 1 (0.040%) Oozie
Vendors
1 493 (19.59%) Oracle
2 78 (3.10%) Sybase
3 65 (2.58%) SAP
4 64 (2.54%) TIBCO
5 59 (2.34%) Google
6 49 (1.95%) IBM
7 32 (1.27%) MuleSoft
8 29 (1.15%) hybris
9 26 (1.03%) Apple
9 26 (1.03%) Microsoft
10 25 (0.99%) Atlassian
11 20 (0.79%) Solace
12 14 (0.56%) ION Trading
13 13 (0.52%) Murex
13 13 (0.52%) Red Hat
13 13 (0.52%) WSO2
14 12 (0.48%) Splunk
15 10 (0.40%) Facebook
15 10 (0.40%) Rackspace
15 10 (0.40%) Talend
London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + £60,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bene
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £48000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Annual Bonus 15%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Tec Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £68000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago