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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
UK
Rank 230 283 309
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1196 1147 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.41% 1.14% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.18% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1066 977
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +42 1129 £60,000 +4.34% 157
London +69 584 £72,500 +11.53% 70
City of London +59 184 £80,000 +10.34% 25
South East +7 181 £57,500 +4.54% 24
East of England +55 95 £52,500 -4.54% 10
North West +29 86 £60,000 +20.00% 20
South West +39 80 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Manchester +10 73 £60,000 +20.00% 15
Yorkshire +10 63 £50,000 - 11
Berkshire +55 48 £57,500 -8.00% 4
West Yorkshire +16 41 £50,314 +0.62% 11
Leeds +15 41 £50,314 +0.62% 11
Essex +35 40 £52,500 -16.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +14 37 £49,000 -10.90% 3
Milton Keynes +16 36 £48,250 -8.09% 3
Scotland +42 35 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Hertfordshire +37 30 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Gloucestershire +6 29 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Surrey +27 23 £75,000 +36.36% 4
Glasgow +34 21 £50,000 - 4
Bristol -5 21 £57,500 +33.72% 2
East Midlands +17 20 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Cheltenham +12 20 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Oxfordshire +1 19 £47,500 -19.49% 5
Wales +15 18 £50,000 +11.11%
Cambridgeshire -6 18 £50,000 -5.66%
Wiltshire +35 16 £52,500 +5.00%
Guildford +34 16 £75,000 +50.00% 1
South Wales +31 16 £50,000 +19.76%
Nottinghamshire +14 16 £45,000 - 2

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 2462 (100.00%) Java
2 1482 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
3 1285 (52.19%) Spring
4 822 (33.39%) SQL
5 736 (29.89%) TDD
6 727 (29.53%) JavaScript
7 680 (27.62%) Finance
8 651 (26.44%) Hibernate
9 546 (22.18%) Scrum
10 535 (21.73%) J2EE
11 519 (21.08%) HTML
12 513 (20.84%) Web Services
13 482 (19.58%) NoSQL
14 453 (18.40%) OO
15 434 (17.63%) REST
16 433 (17.59%) Oracle
17 412 (16.73%) Banking
17 412 (16.73%) Software Engineering
18 408 (16.57%) Maven
19 397 (16.13%) JUnit
19 397 (16.13%) CSS
19 397 (16.13%) Linux
20 375 (15.23%) Git (software)
21 372 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
22 335 (13.61%) AngularJS
23 324 (13.16%) Scala
24 312 (12.67%) Mentoring
24 312 (12.67%) XML
25 300 (12.19%) SOAP
26 297 (12.06%) Tomcat

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
1 297 (12.06%) Tomcat
2 257 (10.44%) JBoss
3 194 (7.88%) WebSphere
4 133 (5.40%) WebLogic
5 120 (4.87%) Elasticsearch
6 90 (3.66%) Apache Spark
7 89 (3.61%) Apache
8 88 (3.57%) Jetty
9 64 (2.60%) Apache Solr
10 62 (2.52%) GlassFish
11 56 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 52 (2.11%) Mule
13 41 (1.67%) Mule ESB
14 39 (1.58%) CMS
15 33 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 29 (1.18%) Confluence
17 25 (1.02%) OpenStack
18 14 (0.57%) NetWeaver
19 13 (0.53%) WildFly
20 9 (0.37%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (0.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.041%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.041%) Weka
Business Applications
1 45 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.32%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.081%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.041%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.041%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.041%) Magento
6 1 (0.041%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 272 (11.05%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (3.98%) SaaS
3 54 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (1.34%) GitHub
6 21 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.65%) Heroku
9 12 (0.49%) IaaS
9 12 (0.49%) PaaS
10 6 (0.24%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.12%) Force.com
13 2 (0.081%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.081%) G Suite
13 2 (0.081%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.48%) Internet
2 58 (2.36%) HTTP
3 29 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.61%) SSL
5 7 (0.28%) Value-Added Service
6 5 (0.20%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.16%) Skype
8 3 (0.12%) FTP
8 3 (0.12%) Wireless
9 2 (0.081%) AMQP
9 2 (0.081%) SNMP
9 2 (0.081%) X.509
10 1 (0.041%) ATM
10 1 (0.041%) CTI
10 1 (0.041%) Firewall
10 1 (0.041%) FIX Connectivity
10 1 (0.041%) Network Security
10 1 (0.041%) SMPP
10 1 (0.041%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (19.58%) NoSQL
2 272 (11.05%) MySQL
3 241 (9.79%) Relational Database
4 220 (8.94%) MongoDB
5 205 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 203 (8.25%) Big Data
7 147 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 139 (5.65%) Hadoop
9 118 (4.79%) RDBMS
10 110 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
11 75 (3.05%) Oracle Database
12 61 (2.48%) Redis
13 58 (2.36%) DB2
14 46 (1.87%) Couchbase
15 41 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 34 (1.38%) HBase
16 34 (1.38%) Neo4j
17 32 (1.30%) Hazelcast
18 28 (1.14%) Riak
19 26 (1.06%) KDB
Development Applications
1 408 (16.57%) Maven
2 397 (16.13%) JUnit
3 375 (15.23%) Git (software)
4 287 (11.66%) Jenkins
5 213 (8.65%) Gradle
6 169 (6.86%) Subversion
7 137 (5.56%) Ant
8 121 (4.91%) JIRA
9 105 (4.26%) Eclipse
10 83 (3.37%) IntelliJ
10 83 (3.37%) Selenium
11 82 (3.33%) Cucumber
12 80 (3.25%) Mockito
13 51 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 41 (1.67%) Mercurial
15 27 (1.10%) TeamCity
15 27 (1.10%) Vagrant
16 25 (1.02%) jMock
16 25 (1.02%) TestNG
17 23 (0.93%) JMeter
General
1 680 (27.62%) Finance
2 412 (16.73%) Banking
3 133 (5.40%) Front Office
4 116 (4.71%) Retail
5 91 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 77 (3.13%) Games
7 68 (2.76%) Marketing
8 54 (2.19%) Manufacturing
9 50 (2.03%) Investment Banking
10 49 (1.99%) Electronics
11 48 (1.95%) Advertising
12 35 (1.42%) Publishing
13 29 (1.18%) Back Office
14 12 (0.49%) Automotive
15 11 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.45%) Prime Brokerage
16 7 (0.28%) Legal
17 6 (0.24%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.16%) Law
18 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1285 (52.19%) Spring
2 651 (26.44%) Hibernate
3 535 (21.73%) J2EE
4 519 (21.08%) HTML
5 513 (20.84%) Web Services
6 434 (17.63%) REST
7 397 (16.13%) CSS
8 335 (13.61%) AngularJS
9 312 (12.67%) XML
10 300 (12.19%) SOAP
11 294 (11.94%) RESTful
12 291 (11.82%) JMS
13 254 (10.32%) Java EE
14 208 (8.45%) Node.js
15 188 (7.64%) JPA
16 176 (7.15%) Spring MVC
17 167 (6.78%) JDBC
18 160 (6.50%) HTML5
19 154 (6.26%) JSON
20 149 (6.05%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 217 (8.81%) Computer Science
2 95 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
3 94 (3.82%) Algorithms
4 84 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 74 (3.01%) Data Structures
6 68 (2.76%) Fintech
7 52 (2.11%) Derivative
7 52 (2.11%) User Experience
8 44 (1.79%) iPad
9 26 (1.06%) Fixed Income
10 25 (1.02%) Equities
11 23 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 23 (0.93%) Social Network
12 22 (0.89%) Mobile App
13 19 (0.77%) Market Risk
14 16 (0.65%) Virtual Team
15 15 (0.61%) Reference Data
16 14 (0.57%) Internet of Things
17 12 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 397 (16.13%) Linux
2 154 (6.26%) Unix
3 76 (3.09%) Windows
4 48 (1.95%) Android
5 18 (0.73%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 12 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.081%) Debian
12 2 (0.081%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.041%) CentOS
13 1 (0.041%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.041%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1482 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
2 736 (29.89%) TDD
3 546 (22.18%) Scrum
4 453 (18.40%) OO
5 412 (16.73%) Software Engineering
6 372 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
7 312 (12.67%) Mentoring
8 289 (11.74%) MVC
9 276 (11.21%) BDD
10 266 (10.80%) Microservices
11 257 (10.44%) Multithreading
12 251 (10.19%) E-Commerce
13 196 (7.96%) Unit Testing
14 186 (7.55%) OOP
15 180 (7.31%) Kanban
15 180 (7.31%) Web Development
16 179 (7.27%) SDLC
16 179 (7.27%) SOA
17 162 (6.58%) Low Latency
18 156 (6.34%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2462 (100.00%) Java
2 822 (33.39%) SQL
3 727 (29.53%) JavaScript
4 324 (13.16%) Scala
5 193 (7.84%) Python
6 154 (6.26%) C#
7 135 (5.48%) Groovy
8 98 (3.98%) C++
9 97 (3.94%) PL/SQL
10 75 (3.05%) Ruby
11 67 (2.72%) PHP
12 59 (2.40%) Shell Script
13 48 (1.95%) Clojure
13 48 (1.95%) Go
14 46 (1.87%) C
15 40 (1.62%) Perl
16 37 (1.50%) Bash Shell
17 31 (1.26%) Haskell
18 16 (0.65%) Assembly Language
19 13 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 278 (11.29%) Degree
2 63 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 52 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.65%) PhD
5 14 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.37%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.081%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.081%) HND
7 2 (0.081%) OCP
7 2 (0.081%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.041%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.17%) QA
2 19 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.45%) MiFID
4 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.28%) SDET
5 6 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.24%) SLA
6 5 (0.20%) EMIR
7 4 (0.16%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.081%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.041%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.041%) GAAP
9 1 (0.041%) TickIT
System Software
1 123 (5.00%) Docker
2 20 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (0.65%) HDFS
4 12 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.49%) vSphere
5 4 (0.16%) Firmware
6 3 (0.12%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.041%) LXC
7 1 (0.041%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 74 (3.01%) Puppet
2 51 (2.07%) Ansible
3 46 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.26%) Kibana
5 28 (1.14%) logstash
6 22 (0.89%) Kubernetes
7 19 (0.77%) Salt
8 10 (0.41%) Grafana
9 6 (0.24%) Mesos
9 6 (0.24%) Packer
10 5 (0.20%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.20%) Marathon
11 3 (0.12%) StatsD
11 3 (0.12%) Terraform
12 2 (0.081%) Graphite
12 2 (0.081%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.041%) Control-M
13 1 (0.041%) Nagios
13 1 (0.041%) Oozie
13 1 (0.041%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 433 (17.59%) Oracle
2 63 (2.56%) SAP
3 56 (2.27%) TIBCO
4 52 (2.11%) Sybase
5 47 (1.91%) Google
6 46 (1.87%) IBM
7 33 (1.34%) Microsoft
8 30 (1.22%) Apple
9 28 (1.14%) Solace
10 25 (1.02%) hybris
11 20 (0.81%) MuleSoft
12 18 (0.73%) ION Trading
13 14 (0.57%) VMware
14 13 (0.53%) Adobe
15 12 (0.49%) Atlassian
16 11 (0.45%) Red Hat
16 11 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
17 10 (0.41%) Rackspace
18 9 (0.37%) Splunk
18 9 (0.37%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum GBP 45 -65k + many outstanding benef
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holid
Posted: 4 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £80000 Per Annum + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £86000 Per Annum + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago