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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 250 266 287
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1256 1279 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 1.16% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.21% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1156 1089
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 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £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
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +18 1195 £60,000 +9.09% 151
London +22 659 £70,000 +7.69% 79
South East +17 178 £52,500 +5.00% 17
City of London +52 135 £75,000 +15.38% 24
East of England +23 95 £55,000 +10.00% 8
North West +32 83 £47,500 - 14
South West 0 81 £50,000 - 11
Manchester +34 75 £47,500 - 12
Surrey +46 68 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire +13 54 £49,500 - 8
Berkshire +16 35 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Cambridgeshire -2 34 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Hertfordshire +39 33 £55,000 +4.76% 3
West Yorkshire -3 31 £51,250 +2.50% 6
Bristol +1 30 £50,000 -2.43% 5
Scotland +10 29 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Essex +9 26 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Leeds +3 26 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East Midlands +25 20 £47,750 +6.11% 5
Buckinghamshire +25 19 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Milton Keynes +20 19 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Gloucestershire +8 19 £55,000 +6.79% 2
Oxfordshire -24 19 £52,000 -18.43% 3
South Yorkshire +20 18 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Cheltenham +8 18 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Midlands -17 18 £50,000 - 6
Nottinghamshire +25 17 £47,750 +6.11% 4
Sheffield +24 17 £40,500 +1.25% 1
South Wales +18 16 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Wales +5 16 £50,000 +11.11% 4

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 2419 (100.00%) Java
2 1472 (60.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1290 (53.33%) Spring
4 824 (34.06%) TDD
5 769 (31.79%) JavaScript
6 684 (28.28%) SQL
7 669 (27.66%) Hibernate
8 639 (26.42%) Finance
9 627 (25.92%) Scrum
10 565 (23.36%) Oracle
11 559 (23.11%) HTML
12 539 (22.28%) Web Services
13 518 (21.41%) J2EE
14 484 (20.01%) OO
15 480 (19.84%) Software Engineering
16 474 (19.59%) JUnit
17 461 (19.06%) Maven
18 443 (18.31%) NoSQL
19 427 (17.65%) Degree
20 420 (17.36%) Scala
21 410 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
22 399 (16.49%) RESTful
23 392 (16.21%) REST
24 391 (16.16%) CSS
25 371 (15.34%) Java EE
26 341 (14.10%) MVC
27 336 (13.89%) Linux
28 326 (13.48%) BDD
29 322 (13.31%) Jenkins
29 322 (13.31%) JMS

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
1 299 (12.36%) JBoss
2 292 (12.07%) Tomcat
3 148 (6.12%) WebSphere
4 138 (5.70%) Elasticsearch
5 127 (5.25%) Apache Spark
6 123 (5.08%) WebLogic
7 98 (4.05%) Apache
8 82 (3.39%) GlassFish
9 78 (3.22%) Mule
10 67 (2.77%) Jetty
11 64 (2.65%) Mule ESB
12 63 (2.60%) Apache Solr
13 43 (1.78%) WildFly
14 35 (1.45%) CMS
14 35 (1.45%) nginx
15 34 (1.41%) OpenStack
16 33 (1.36%) Confluence
17 30 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
18 17 (0.70%) SharePoint
19 14 (0.58%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (0.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.083%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 43 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (0.41%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.083%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.083%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.041%) Endur
6 1 (0.041%) RMDS
6 1 (0.041%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.041%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.041%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 236 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (3.22%) SaaS
3 45 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (1.16%) GitHub
6 25 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (0.45%) IaaS
8 11 (0.45%) PaaS
9 10 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
10 9 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.21%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
12 4 (0.17%) Heroku
12 4 (0.17%) MailChimp
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.083%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 96 (3.97%) HTTP
2 61 (2.52%) Internet
3 22 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.41%) SSL
5 7 (0.29%) ATM
6 6 (0.25%) LDAP
7 4 (0.17%) DNS
8 2 (0.083%) AMQP
8 2 (0.083%) Broadband
9 1 (0.041%) CTI
9 1 (0.041%) FTP
9 1 (0.041%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.041%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.041%) MQTT
9 1 (0.041%) Multicast
9 1 (0.041%) Skype
9 1 (0.041%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (18.31%) NoSQL
2 302 (12.48%) MySQL
3 291 (12.03%) MongoDB
4 266 (11.00%) Big Data
5 224 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 217 (8.97%) Relational Database
7 180 (7.44%) SQL Server
8 171 (7.07%) Hadoop
9 135 (5.58%) PostgreSQL
10 104 (4.30%) Oracle Database
11 94 (3.89%) RDBMS
12 58 (2.40%) Redis
13 46 (1.90%) Couchbase
13 46 (1.90%) Neo4j
14 36 (1.49%) Apache Hive
15 33 (1.36%) Hazelcast
16 32 (1.32%) Data Mining
17 30 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 23 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
19 22 (0.91%) HBase
Development Applications
1 474 (19.59%) JUnit
2 461 (19.06%) Maven
3 322 (13.31%) Jenkins
4 315 (13.02%) Git (software)
5 212 (8.76%) Gradle
6 176 (7.28%) Mockito
7 156 (6.45%) Cucumber
8 147 (6.08%) Eclipse
9 145 (5.99%) Subversion
10 138 (5.70%) JIRA
11 124 (5.13%) Ant
12 93 (3.84%) Selenium
13 69 (2.85%) IntelliJ
14 66 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 63 (2.60%) Spock
16 60 (2.48%) Hudson
17 56 (2.32%) TestNG
18 50 (2.07%) JBehave
19 48 (1.98%) EasyMock
20 45 (1.86%) jMock
General
1 639 (26.42%) Finance
2 290 (11.99%) Banking
3 130 (5.37%) Retail
3 130 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 115 (4.75%) Investment Banking
5 94 (3.89%) Front Office
6 83 (3.43%) Marketing
7 67 (2.77%) Games
8 51 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 43 (1.78%) Electronics
10 38 (1.57%) Financial Institution
11 27 (1.12%) Automotive
12 22 (0.91%) Advertising
12 22 (0.91%) Aerospace
13 15 (0.62%) Back Office
14 13 (0.54%) Publishing
15 10 (0.41%) Music Industry
16 8 (0.33%) Billing
17 6 (0.25%) Legal
17 6 (0.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1290 (53.33%) Spring
2 669 (27.66%) Hibernate
3 559 (23.11%) HTML
4 539 (22.28%) Web Services
5 518 (21.41%) J2EE
6 399 (16.49%) RESTful
7 392 (16.21%) REST
8 391 (16.16%) CSS
9 371 (15.34%) Java EE
10 322 (13.31%) JMS
11 318 (13.15%) AngularJS
11 318 (13.15%) SOAP
12 309 (12.77%) XML
13 194 (8.02%) Spring MVC
14 193 (7.98%) HTML5
15 187 (7.73%) Node.js
16 176 (7.28%) JSON
17 158 (6.53%) JPA
18 155 (6.41%) JSP
19 148 (6.12%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 281 (11.62%) Computer Science
2 126 (5.21%) Mathematics
3 102 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
4 96 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 72 (2.98%) User Experience
6 61 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 57 (2.36%) Equities
8 52 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 49 (2.03%) Fintech
10 48 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
11 47 (1.94%) Algorithms
12 45 (1.86%) Derivative
13 34 (1.41%) Data Structures
14 28 (1.16%) iPad
15 24 (0.99%) Data Integration
16 22 (0.91%) Virtual Team
17 20 (0.83%) Fixed Income
18 19 (0.79%) Online Games
18 19 (0.79%) Social Media
19 18 (0.74%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 336 (13.89%) Linux
2 122 (5.04%) Unix
3 112 (4.63%) Android
4 91 (3.76%) Windows
5 75 (3.10%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.33%) CentOS
9 6 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.12%) Solaris
10 3 (0.12%) VMS
11 1 (0.041%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.041%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.041%) SUSE
11 1 (0.041%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.041%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1472 (60.85%) Agile Software Development
2 824 (34.06%) TDD
3 627 (25.92%) Scrum
4 484 (20.01%) OO
5 480 (19.84%) Software Engineering
6 410 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
7 341 (14.10%) MVC
8 326 (13.48%) BDD
9 302 (12.48%) Mentoring
10 286 (11.82%) Open Source
11 276 (11.41%) Multithreading
12 226 (9.34%) E-Commerce
13 220 (9.09%) Kanban
14 217 (8.97%) SDLC
15 212 (8.76%) Microservices
16 211 (8.72%) Unit Testing
17 175 (7.23%) SOA
18 152 (6.28%) Pair Programming
19 146 (6.04%) DevOps
19 146 (6.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2419 (100.00%) Java
2 769 (31.79%) JavaScript
3 684 (28.28%) SQL
4 420 (17.36%) Scala
5 242 (10.00%) Python
6 182 (7.52%) Groovy
7 131 (5.42%) C#
8 122 (5.04%) Ruby
9 117 (4.84%) PL/SQL
10 97 (4.01%) C++
11 76 (3.14%) Clojure
12 67 (2.77%) PHP
13 52 (2.15%) Bash Shell
14 50 (2.07%) Perl
15 45 (1.86%) Go
16 40 (1.65%) C
17 24 (0.99%) Haskell
18 17 (0.70%) Shell Script
19 15 (0.62%) F#
19 15 (0.62%) R
Qualifications
1 427 (17.65%) Degree
2 34 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 31 (1.28%) PhD
4 28 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 23 (0.95%) Sun Certification
6 18 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 14 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.37%) OCP
9 2 (0.083%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.041%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.041%) OCA
10 1 (0.041%) OCAJ
10 1 (0.041%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (2.81%) QA
2 19 (0.79%) SLA
3 9 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 4 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (3.97%) Docker
2 31 (1.28%) HDFS
3 19 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.083%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.041%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.041%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.041%) KVM
5 1 (0.041%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.041%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.041%) Xen
Systems Management
1 88 (3.64%) Puppet
2 45 (1.86%) Ansible
3 35 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (0.99%) Packer
5 22 (0.91%) Terraform
6 19 (0.79%) logstash
6 19 (0.79%) Salt
7 18 (0.74%) Kibana
8 17 (0.70%) Grafana
8 17 (0.70%) Kubernetes
9 15 (0.62%) Graphite
9 15 (0.62%) Uchiwa
10 11 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.17%) Control-M
12 3 (0.12%) BladeLogic
12 3 (0.12%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.12%) Mesos
13 1 (0.041%) StatsD
Vendors
1 565 (23.36%) Oracle
2 74 (3.06%) Sybase
3 49 (2.03%) SAP
4 45 (1.86%) Google
5 44 (1.82%) Facebook
6 40 (1.65%) IBM
7 36 (1.49%) Atlassian
8 33 (1.36%) Microsoft
8 33 (1.36%) MuleSoft
9 32 (1.32%) Twitter
10 27 (1.12%) StreamBase
10 27 (1.12%) TIBCO
11 21 (0.87%) Apple
11 21 (0.87%) WSO2
12 18 (0.74%) hybris
13 17 (0.70%) Splunk
14 12 (0.50%) PayPal
15 11 (0.45%) Sun
16 9 (0.37%) Red Hat
17 8 (0.33%) Cognizant
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 52k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + pension , holiday
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extremely generous pension + 27 holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: Unspecified Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus (12%), Pension (10%)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago