The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Java Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 750 725 784
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 169 239 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 145 183 172
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £70,000 £65,000
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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Java Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -25 158 £55,000 -8.33% 16
London +11 75 £70,000 +7.69% 6
South West -36 26 £46,000 -12.38% 3
South East +30 24 £62,750 +4.58% 3
Somerset +11 16 £42,000 -1.17% 1
North West +17 15 £47,500 -5.00%
Manchester -3 13 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England +25 12 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Hampshire +17 10 £90,000 +100.00% 1
Wales +11 8 £45,000 -
South Wales +8 8 £45,000 -
Cambridge +4 7 £43,000 -4.44%
Cambridgeshire -1 7 £43,000 -4.44%
Cwmbran - 7 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 7 £90,000 -
Torfaen - 7 £40,000 -
Leeds +26 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Yorkshire +25 6 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Yorkshire +24 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Bath -4 6 £46,000 +8.23%
Oxfordshire -4 6 £34,957 -46.22% 1
Essex +10 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +6 5 £68,000 +18.26% 1
Bristol -23 5 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Stockport - 5 £45,000 -
Taunton - 4 £42,000 -
Reading +14 3 £68,000 +23.63%
West Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Cheshire +29 2 £42,500 -16.66%
Oxford -5 2 £65,000 - 1

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Senior Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 343 (100.00%) Java
2 241 (70.26%) Software Engineering
3 231 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (35.28%) SQL
5 119 (34.69%) Spring
6 94 (27.41%) TDD
7 87 (25.36%) Scrum
8 86 (25.07%) Finance
8 86 (25.07%) Web Services
9 84 (24.49%) Oracle
10 82 (23.91%) Python
11 74 (21.57%) Maven
11 74 (21.57%) Linux
12 72 (20.99%) HTML
13 68 (19.83%) NoSQL
13 68 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
14 66 (19.24%) OO
14 66 (19.24%) Degree
15 64 (18.66%) JavaScript
16 63 (18.37%) Git (software)
17 62 (18.08%) J2EE
18 61 (17.78%) JUnit
18 61 (17.78%) Hibernate
19 59 (17.20%) Java EE
19 59 (17.20%) Open Source
20 57 (16.62%) DevOps
21 53 (15.45%) RESTful
22 52 (15.16%) Unix
23 48 (13.99%) QA
23 48 (13.99%) Jenkins

Senior Java Engineer 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 31 (9.04%) Tomcat
2 29 (8.45%) JBoss
3 20 (5.83%) Apache Spark
4 19 (5.54%) WebSphere
5 15 (4.37%) WebLogic
6 14 (4.08%) Apache Pig
7 13 (3.79%) SAS
8 12 (3.50%) Apache
9 11 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (2.62%) Mule
11 8 (2.33%) CMS
12 7 (2.04%) GlassFish
12 7 (2.04%) Jetty
12 7 (2.04%) nginx
13 5 (1.46%) Confluence
13 5 (1.46%) IIS
14 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
15 3 (0.87%) Apache TomEE
15 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (0.58%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.79%) SaaS
3 10 (2.92%) GitHub
4 8 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.04%) IaaS
6 4 (1.17%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.87%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.58%) Route 53
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.50%) Internet
2 7 (2.04%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.17%) ATM
4 2 (0.58%) AMQP
4 2 (0.58%) Firewall
4 2 (0.58%) HTTP
4 2 (0.58%) SS7
5 1 (0.29%) DVB
5 1 (0.29%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (19.83%) NoSQL
2 43 (12.54%) Hadoop
2 43 (12.54%) Relational Database
3 38 (11.08%) Big Data
4 37 (10.79%) MongoDB
5 30 (8.75%) MySQL
6 26 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (7.00%) SQL Server
8 23 (6.71%) Apache Hive
9 19 (5.54%) RDBMS
10 15 (4.37%) Neo4j
10 15 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (4.08%) HBase
12 11 (3.21%) Oracle Database
13 9 (2.62%) Data Mining
13 9 (2.62%) Redis
14 8 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (2.04%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (1.75%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 74 (21.57%) Maven
2 63 (18.37%) Git (software)
3 61 (17.78%) JUnit
4 48 (13.99%) Jenkins
5 39 (11.37%) Selenium
6 32 (9.33%) Eclipse
7 29 (8.45%) Cucumber
8 24 (7.00%) Ant
9 20 (5.83%) Mockito
9 20 (5.83%) Vagrant
10 19 (5.54%) JIRA
11 18 (5.25%) IntelliJ
12 13 (3.79%) Gradle
13 12 (3.50%) WebDriver
14 11 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (3.21%) TeamCity
15 10 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
16 9 (2.62%) Sonatype Nexus
17 8 (2.33%) Hudson
18 7 (2.04%) RSpec
General
1 86 (25.07%) Finance
2 19 (5.54%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.79%) Retail
4 12 (3.50%) Banking
5 11 (3.21%) Marketing
6 10 (2.92%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.62%) Electronics
8 8 (2.33%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.04%) Front Office
10 6 (1.75%) Automotive
10 6 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.17%) Advertising
11 4 (1.17%) Legal
12 3 (0.87%) Games
13 1 (0.29%) German Language
13 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (34.69%) Spring
2 86 (25.07%) Web Services
3 72 (20.99%) HTML
4 62 (18.08%) J2EE
5 61 (17.78%) Hibernate
6 59 (17.20%) Java EE
7 53 (15.45%) RESTful
8 32 (9.33%) CSS
9 30 (8.75%) REST
10 29 (8.45%) AngularJS
10 29 (8.45%) JMS
10 29 (8.45%) XML
11 28 (8.16%) JPA
12 26 (7.58%) .NET
12 26 (7.58%) SOAP
13 23 (6.71%) HTML5
13 23 (6.71%) Node.js
14 20 (5.83%) jQuery
14 20 (5.83%) JSP
15 19 (5.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.95%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (4.96%) User Experience
5 12 (3.50%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.50%) Fintech
6 8 (2.33%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.04%) Derivative
7 7 (2.04%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.75%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.46%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (1.46%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.46%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.46%) Raspberry Pi
9 5 (1.46%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.17%) BBC
10 4 (1.17%) EFT
10 4 (1.17%) Life Science
11 3 (0.87%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.87%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 74 (21.57%) Linux
2 52 (15.16%) Unix
3 27 (7.87%) Windows
4 12 (3.50%) Android
4 12 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.17%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.87%) CentOS
7 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.58%) Debian
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (70.26%) Software Engineering
2 231 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (27.41%) TDD
4 87 (25.36%) Scrum
5 68 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (19.24%) OO
7 59 (17.20%) Open Source
8 57 (16.62%) DevOps
9 42 (12.24%) Multithreading
10 37 (10.79%) Mentoring
11 34 (9.91%) BDD
12 31 (9.04%) Continuous Delivery
12 31 (9.04%) SDLC
12 31 (9.04%) Unit Testing
13 29 (8.45%) E-Commerce
14 28 (8.16%) Microservices
14 28 (8.16%) Pair Programming
15 27 (7.87%) High Availability
16 26 (7.58%) Automation Testing
16 26 (7.58%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 343 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (35.28%) SQL
3 82 (23.91%) Python
4 64 (18.66%) JavaScript
5 42 (12.24%) Scala
6 41 (11.95%) C++
7 38 (11.08%) C#
8 18 (5.25%) C
8 18 (5.25%) PL/SQL
9 14 (4.08%) PHP
10 12 (3.50%) Go
10 12 (3.50%) Ruby
11 10 (2.92%) R
12 9 (2.62%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.33%) Groovy
13 8 (2.33%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.04%) F#
14 7 (2.04%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.75%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.46%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 66 (19.24%) Degree
2 7 (2.04%) ISEB
2 7 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.46%) PhD
4 4 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.29%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (13.99%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (10.50%) Docker
2 16 (4.66%) HDFS
3 11 (3.21%) Apache Flume
4 10 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (7.00%) Ansible
2 15 (4.37%) Puppet
3 14 (4.08%) Oozie
4 10 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.04%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.17%) Grafana
7 4 (1.17%) Kibana
8 2 (0.58%) logstash
8 2 (0.58%) StatsD
9 1 (0.29%) Packer
9 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (24.49%) Oracle
2 17 (4.96%) SAP
3 15 (4.37%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.92%) Sophos
4 10 (2.92%) Talend
4 10 (2.92%) VMware
4 10 (2.92%) WSO2
5 9 (2.62%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.62%) MuleSoft
5 9 (2.62%) Splunk
6 7 (2.04%) Fiorano
6 7 (2.04%) ILOG
6 7 (2.04%) Perforce
6 7 (2.04%) Sybase
7 6 (1.75%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.46%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.46%) Hortonworks
8 5 (1.46%) HP
9 4 (1.17%) IBM
10 3 (0.87%) Sun
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Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Manpower
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus £8,400 travel allowance + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Waterloo, London
Kobalt Music
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellewnt Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 7 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Network Compucare
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago