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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Engineer
UK
Rank 633 686 797
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +111
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 221 234 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 191 204 127
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 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 +72 212 £60,000 +14.28% 28
London +43 91 £67,500 +12.50% 6
Yorkshire +38 31 £60,000 +33.33% 3
South East +61 26 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South West +20 25 £48,250 +12.20% 9
East of England +16 21 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Leeds +38 20 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Yorkshire +34 20 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Somerset +15 17 £35,000 -17.64% 7
North West -4 17 £60,000 +20.00%
Manchester -12 17 £60,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +10 15 £45,000 -5.26%
City of London +1 13 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Sheffield +11 12 £60,000 +39.53% 1
South Yorkshire +11 12 £60,000 +39.53% 1
Cambridge +5 11 £45,000 -5.26%
Chiswick - 10 £52,500 -
Berkshire +37 9 £55,000 +2.80% 2
Hampshire - 8 £70,000 -
Oxford +36 7 £65,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +30 7 £65,500 +31.00% 3
Wiltshire +22 7 £55,000 +30.95%
Reading +41 6 £55,000 - 2
Essex +23 6 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Swindon +15 5 £55,000 +30.95%
Bath +8 5 £55,000 +29.41% 1
West Midlands -6 5 £42,500 -19.04% 2
South Wales +14 4 £80,000 +100.00%
Cardiff +12 4 £80,000 +100.00%
Wales +3 4 £80,000 +100.00%

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 397 (100.00%) Java
2 273 (68.77%) Software Engineering
3 204 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (35.52%) SQL
5 130 (32.75%) Spring
6 114 (28.72%) OO
7 113 (28.46%) TDD
8 104 (26.20%) Continuous Integration
9 100 (25.19%) NoSQL
9 100 (25.19%) Linux
10 90 (22.67%) Degree
11 88 (22.17%) Python
12 85 (21.41%) Web Services
13 82 (20.65%) Git (software)
14 81 (20.40%) JavaScript
15 80 (20.15%) HTML
16 76 (19.14%) Hibernate
17 75 (18.89%) Scrum
18 71 (17.88%) REST
19 60 (15.11%) RESTful
20 58 (14.61%) Oracle
21 57 (14.36%) Jenkins
22 56 (14.11%) MongoDB
23 55 (13.85%) Microservices
24 54 (13.60%) JUnit
24 54 (13.60%) MySQL
24 54 (13.60%) Finance
25 51 (12.85%) Java EE
25 51 (12.85%) BDD
26 49 (12.34%) DevOps

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 47 (11.84%) JBoss
2 41 (10.33%) Tomcat
3 38 (9.57%) Apache Spark
4 22 (5.54%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (5.04%) Apache
6 18 (4.53%) Apache Pig
6 18 (4.53%) WebSphere
7 15 (3.78%) WebLogic
8 14 (3.53%) Confluence
9 10 (2.52%) Jetty
10 9 (2.27%) Apache Solr
10 9 (2.27%) nginx
11 8 (2.02%) Apache ServiceMix
11 8 (2.02%) Mule
12 7 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.76%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (1.76%) SAS
13 6 (1.51%) IIS
14 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.76%) CMS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.01%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.29%) SaaS
3 9 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.76%) IaaS
4 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.51%) GitHub
6 5 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.50%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.52%) Bluetooth
1 10 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
1 10 (2.52%) iSCSI
2 9 (2.27%) 802.11
2 9 (2.27%) DNS
2 9 (2.27%) Internet
2 9 (2.27%) Wireless
3 7 (1.76%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.01%) Kerberos
4 4 (1.01%) LDAP
5 3 (0.76%) AMQP
5 3 (0.76%) MQTT
5 3 (0.76%) SMTP
6 1 (0.25%) Firewall
6 1 (0.25%) HTTP
6 1 (0.25%) Network Security
6 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (25.19%) NoSQL
2 56 (14.11%) MongoDB
3 54 (13.60%) MySQL
4 42 (10.58%) Hadoop
5 39 (9.82%) Relational Database
6 36 (9.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 29 (7.30%) HBase
8 27 (6.80%) Big Data
9 22 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (5.04%) SQL Server
11 19 (4.79%) Apache Accumulo
12 18 (4.53%) Apache Hive
13 17 (4.28%) RDBMS
14 15 (3.78%) Redis
15 13 (3.27%) Oracle Database
16 9 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
16 9 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (2.02%) Neo4j
18 7 (1.76%) Sqoop
19 6 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (20.65%) Git (software)
2 57 (14.36%) Jenkins
3 54 (13.60%) JUnit
4 49 (12.34%) Maven
5 42 (10.58%) Selenium
6 38 (9.57%) Subversion
7 32 (8.06%) Mercurial
8 27 (6.80%) Cucumber
9 26 (6.55%) JIRA
10 23 (5.79%) Eclipse
11 20 (5.04%) Vagrant
12 17 (4.28%) Talend Open Studio
13 16 (4.03%) Ant
14 14 (3.53%) IntelliJ
14 14 (3.53%) Mockito
15 13 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (3.27%) Hudson
16 11 (2.77%) Sonatype Nexus
17 10 (2.52%) JMeter
17 10 (2.52%) TeamCity
General
1 54 (13.60%) Finance
2 20 (5.04%) Electronics
3 16 (4.03%) Marketing
4 15 (3.78%) Banking
4 15 (3.78%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.53%) Retail
6 13 (3.27%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.26%) Advertising
7 5 (1.26%) Games
8 4 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.01%) Publishing
9 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.50%) Legal
9 2 (0.50%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (32.75%) Spring
2 85 (21.41%) Web Services
3 80 (20.15%) HTML
4 76 (19.14%) Hibernate
5 71 (17.88%) REST
6 60 (15.11%) RESTful
7 51 (12.85%) Java EE
8 49 (12.34%) J2EE
9 43 (10.83%) CSS
10 37 (9.32%) AngularJS
11 36 (9.07%) .NET
12 30 (7.56%) SOAP
13 26 (6.55%) JPA
14 22 (5.54%) JMS
14 22 (5.54%) JSON
14 22 (5.54%) XML
15 21 (5.29%) Node.js
16 20 (5.04%) JSP
17 17 (4.28%) Ajax
17 17 (4.28%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.59%) Algorithms
2 40 (10.08%) Computer Science
2 40 (10.08%) Data Structures
3 31 (7.81%) Fintech
4 16 (4.03%) User Experience
5 14 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.27%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.76%) IVR
9 5 (1.26%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.01%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.01%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.01%) PKI
10 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.76%) Life Science
11 3 (0.76%) SCADA
11 3 (0.76%) Social Media
11 3 (0.76%) Social Network
12 2 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 100 (25.19%) Linux
2 43 (10.83%) Unix
3 36 (9.07%) Windows
4 15 (3.78%) Android
5 10 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.51%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.50%) CentOS
9 2 (0.50%) Debian
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (68.77%) Software Engineering
2 204 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (28.72%) OO
4 113 (28.46%) TDD
5 104 (26.20%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (18.89%) Scrum
7 55 (13.85%) Microservices
8 51 (12.85%) BDD
9 49 (12.34%) DevOps
10 48 (12.09%) Open Source
11 47 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 39 (9.82%) Automated Testing
13 37 (9.32%) OOD
14 34 (8.56%) SDLC
14 34 (8.56%) Unit Testing
15 30 (7.56%) SOA
16 28 (7.05%) Kanban
17 27 (6.80%) High Availability
17 27 (6.80%) Web Development
18 26 (6.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 397 (100.00%) Java
2 141 (35.52%) SQL
3 88 (22.17%) Python
4 81 (20.40%) JavaScript
5 48 (12.09%) C++
6 31 (7.81%) Scala
7 23 (5.79%) C#
8 22 (5.54%) Bash Shell
9 21 (5.29%) Go
10 20 (5.04%) PHP
11 18 (4.53%) Perl
11 18 (4.53%) Ruby
12 15 (3.78%) Shell Script
13 12 (3.02%) C
14 10 (2.52%) Groovy
15 5 (1.26%) Clojure
15 5 (1.26%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.01%) R
17 3 (0.76%) F#
17 3 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (22.67%) Degree
2 8 (2.02%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.01%) CEH
3 4 (1.01%) CISA
3 4 (1.01%) CISM
3 4 (1.01%) CISSP
4 2 (0.50%) ISEB
4 2 (0.50%) PhD
5 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.08%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) MiFID
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (7.56%) Docker
2 14 (3.53%) HDFS
3 10 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.52%) NFS
4 7 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 26 (6.55%) Ansible
2 18 (4.53%) Oozie
3 12 (3.02%) Puppet
4 7 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.26%) Grafana
5 5 (1.26%) Kibana
5 5 (1.26%) logstash
6 3 (0.76%) StatsD
7 2 (0.50%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.25%) Salt
8 1 (0.25%) Terraform
8 1 (0.25%) yum
Vendors
1 58 (14.61%) Oracle
2 18 (4.53%) SAP
3 17 (4.28%) Talend
3 17 (4.28%) WSO2
4 15 (3.78%) VMware
5 14 (3.53%) MuleSoft
6 13 (3.27%) Atlassian
7 11 (2.77%) Cloudera
7 11 (2.77%) Hortonworks
7 11 (2.77%) IBM
7 11 (2.77%) Splunk
8 10 (2.52%) NetApp
9 9 (2.27%) Fiorano
9 9 (2.27%) ILOG
10 8 (2.02%) Microsoft
10 8 (2.02%) webMethods
11 6 (1.51%) Google
12 4 (1.01%) Adobe
13 3 (0.76%) Altova
13 3 (0.76%) Red Hat
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Taunton
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + flexible hours, bonus, equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32k - £35k per annum + Possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago