The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 838 875 877
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 58 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.006% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 10
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Engineer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 48 £55,000 -21.42% 4
London +47 35 £55,000 -21.42% 2
City of London +45 27 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South East +2 13 £57,500 +9.52%
Oxford +28 11 - -
Oxfordshire +25 11 - -
Northern Ireland - 10 - - 1
County Antrim - 10 - - 1
Belfast - 10 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £57,500 -

Senior Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Engineer in their job title.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (81.65%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (55.96%) Software Engineering
4 52 (47.71%) J2EE
5 49 (44.95%) TDD
6 48 (44.04%) Web Services
7 36 (33.03%) Scrum
8 31 (28.44%) Spring
9 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
10 26 (23.85%) Finance
10 26 (23.85%) Grails
11 24 (22.02%) HTML
11 24 (22.02%) OO
12 23 (21.10%) Banking
12 23 (21.10%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (19.27%) Multithreading
13 21 (19.27%) CSS
14 19 (17.43%) Oracle
14 19 (17.43%) Algorithms
15 18 (16.51%) Degree
16 16 (14.68%) Visualisation
16 16 (14.68%) Big Data
16 16 (14.68%) SQL
17 14 (12.84%) Hibernate
18 13 (11.93%) Computer Science
18 13 (11.93%) JSP
18 13 (11.93%) Servlets
19 12 (11.01%) Mobile App
20 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
20 11 (10.09%) Git (software)

Senior Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.92%) JBoss
3 1 (0.92%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) SMS
2 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) Big Data
2 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
3 10 (9.17%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.42%) MySQL
5 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.75%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.75%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.75%) HBase
8 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.92%) Redis
9 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.17%) JUnit
2 10 (9.17%) Subversion
3 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.75%) Ant
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.83%) Hudson
5 2 (1.83%) TestNG
6 1 (0.92%) Mockito
6 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (23.85%) Finance
2 23 (21.10%) Banking
3 11 (10.09%) Publishing
4 6 (5.50%) Legal
5 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Retail
8 1 (0.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (47.71%) J2EE
2 48 (44.04%) Web Services
3 31 (28.44%) Spring
4 26 (23.85%) Grails
5 24 (22.02%) HTML
6 21 (19.27%) CSS
7 14 (12.84%) Hibernate
8 13 (11.93%) JSP
8 13 (11.93%) Servlets
9 10 (9.17%) XML
9 10 (9.17%) JSF
9 10 (9.17%) Java EE
9 10 (9.17%) PrimeFaces
10 9 (8.26%) LAMP
11 7 (6.42%) Play Framework
12 6 (5.50%) JMS
13 5 (4.59%) EJB
13 5 (4.59%) JSTL
14 4 (3.67%) Java SE
14 4 (3.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Algorithms
2 16 (14.68%) Visualisation
3 13 (11.93%) Computer Science
4 12 (11.01%) Mobile App
5 8 (7.34%) Open Source
6 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.59%) Mathematics
7 5 (4.59%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.83%) Statistics
9 1 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.09%) UNIX
1 11 (10.09%) Linux
2 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (81.65%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (55.96%) Software Engineering
3 49 (44.95%) TDD
4 36 (33.03%) Scrum
5 24 (22.02%) OO
6 23 (21.10%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (19.27%) Multithreading
8 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (7.34%) BDD
10 6 (5.50%) Integration Testing
10 6 (5.50%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.50%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.50%) Pair Programming
11 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.59%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.59%) System Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (3.67%) Time Management
12 4 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (3.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.68%) SQL
4 10 (9.17%) Scala
5 7 (6.42%) Ruby
6 2 (1.83%) Haskell
6 2 (1.83%) Erlang
7 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (16.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Oracle
2 7 (6.42%) Sony
3 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.83%) Google
5 1 (0.92%) Sun
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Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago