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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 746 750 757
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 164 220 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 142 160 192
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 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 30 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 -20 155 £55,000 -4.34% 19
London +20 72 £75,000 +20.00% 6
South West -13 29 £42,000 -20.00% 4
South East +10 23 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Somerset +15 19 £40,750 -4.11% 1
East of England +29 15 £58,250 +16.50% 1
North West +21 13 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +9 11 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Cambridge +6 11 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Manchester +6 11 £47,500 -2.56% 4
Taunton - 11 £40,750 - 1
Hampshire +4 10 £50,000 +5.26%
South Wales +17 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Wales +12 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Cwmbran - 7 £55,000 -
Torfaen - 7 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire -13 6 £34,957 -46.22% 1
Stockport - 6 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 5 £34,750 -42.08%
Essex +14 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Bath -2 4 £46,000 +8.23%
Berkshire -7 4 £68,000 +13.33%
Bristol -16 4 £50,000 -28.57% 2
City of London +42 3 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire +28 3 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Leeds +23 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
West Yorkshire +21 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Reading +2 3 £68,000 +18.26%
Basingstoke - 3 £90,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £57,500 -

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 355 (100.00%) Java
2 241 (67.89%) Software Engineering
3 235 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (37.75%) SQL
5 118 (33.24%) Spring
6 106 (29.86%) TDD
7 98 (27.61%) Scrum
8 97 (27.32%) Oracle
9 89 (25.07%) Finance
10 87 (24.51%) Web Services
11 83 (23.38%) Python
12 81 (22.82%) Maven
13 79 (22.25%) Degree
14 75 (21.13%) Linux
15 73 (20.56%) HTML
16 72 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
17 71 (20.00%) NoSQL
18 70 (19.72%) JavaScript
18 70 (19.72%) JUnit
19 63 (17.75%) OO
20 62 (17.46%) J2EE
20 62 (17.46%) Git (software)
21 58 (16.34%) Java EE
22 57 (16.06%) Hibernate
23 53 (14.93%) QA
23 53 (14.93%) Open Source
24 50 (14.08%) Big Data
25 49 (13.80%) RESTful
25 49 (13.80%) Hadoop
26 48 (13.52%) Unix

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 27 (7.61%) JBoss
2 26 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 22 (6.20%) Apache Spark
4 18 (5.07%) WebSphere
5 16 (4.51%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.66%) Apache Pig
7 11 (3.10%) Apache
7 11 (3.10%) SAS
8 10 (2.82%) GlassFish
9 9 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (2.25%) CMS
11 7 (1.97%) nginx
12 6 (1.69%) Confluence
12 6 (1.69%) IIS
12 6 (1.69%) Jetty
12 6 (1.69%) Mule
13 4 (1.13%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.85%) Apache TomEE
15 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.56%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.10%) SaaS
3 8 (2.25%) GitHub
4 5 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.13%) IaaS
6 3 (0.85%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.56%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 2 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.35%) Internet
2 7 (1.97%) ATM
3 3 (0.85%) HTTP
3 3 (0.85%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.56%) Firewall
4 2 (0.56%) SS7
5 1 (0.28%) AMQP
5 1 (0.28%) DVB
5 1 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 50 (14.08%) Big Data
3 49 (13.80%) Hadoop
4 45 (12.68%) Relational Database
5 35 (9.86%) MongoDB
6 31 (8.73%) MySQL
7 26 (7.32%) Apache Hive
7 26 (7.32%) SQL Server
8 23 (6.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (5.63%) RDBMS
10 17 (4.79%) HBase
10 17 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (4.51%) Neo4j
12 11 (3.10%) Oracle Database
13 9 (2.54%) Data Mining
13 9 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.97%) DB2
14 7 (1.97%) Impala
15 6 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
15 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 81 (22.82%) Maven
2 70 (19.72%) JUnit
3 62 (17.46%) Git (software)
4 47 (13.24%) Jenkins
5 39 (10.99%) Selenium
6 35 (9.86%) Eclipse
7 30 (8.45%) Ant
7 30 (8.45%) Cucumber
8 27 (7.61%) JIRA
9 23 (6.48%) Mockito
10 18 (5.07%) IntelliJ
11 17 (4.79%) Vagrant
12 16 (4.51%) Gradle
13 13 (3.66%) WebDriver
14 10 (2.82%) Hudson
15 9 (2.54%) RSpec
16 8 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (2.25%) Subversion
16 8 (2.25%) TeamCity
17 7 (1.97%) jMock
General
1 89 (25.07%) Finance
2 17 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.66%) Banking
4 10 (2.82%) Front Office
4 10 (2.82%) Marketing
4 10 (2.82%) Retail
5 9 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.25%) Electronics
6 8 (2.25%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.97%) Automotive
8 6 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.13%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Billing
10 2 (0.56%) Games
10 2 (0.56%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (33.24%) Spring
2 87 (24.51%) Web Services
3 73 (20.56%) HTML
4 62 (17.46%) J2EE
5 58 (16.34%) Java EE
6 57 (16.06%) Hibernate
7 49 (13.80%) RESTful
8 34 (9.58%) CSS
9 33 (9.30%) JMS
9 33 (9.30%) XML
10 31 (8.73%) REST
11 30 (8.45%) JPA
12 27 (7.61%) AngularJS
13 26 (7.32%) SOAP
14 24 (6.76%) jQuery
15 23 (6.48%) .NET
15 23 (6.48%) HTML5
15 23 (6.48%) JSP
16 22 (6.20%) Node.js
17 19 (5.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 37 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.66%) Fintech
4 13 (3.66%) User Experience
5 12 (3.38%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.54%) Internet of Things
6 9 (2.54%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.97%) Derivative
7 7 (1.97%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.97%) EFT
8 5 (1.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (1.41%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.41%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.41%) Raspberry Pi
9 4 (1.13%) BBC
9 4 (1.13%) Life Science
9 4 (1.13%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (21.13%) Linux
2 48 (13.52%) Unix
3 29 (8.17%) Windows
4 10 (2.82%) Android
4 10 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.41%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.56%) CentOS
7 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) Debian
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Solaris
8 1 (0.28%) VMS
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (67.89%) Software Engineering
2 235 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (29.86%) TDD
4 98 (27.61%) Scrum
5 72 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (17.75%) OO
7 53 (14.93%) Open Source
8 47 (13.24%) DevOps
9 43 (12.11%) Multithreading
10 42 (11.83%) Mentoring
11 37 (10.42%) BDD
12 35 (9.86%) Unit Testing
13 28 (7.89%) Automation Testing
13 28 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 28 (7.89%) SDLC
14 27 (7.61%) Pair Programming
15 26 (7.32%) E-Commerce
15 26 (7.32%) Microservices
15 26 (7.32%) Test Automation
16 25 (7.04%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 355 (100.00%) Java
2 134 (37.75%) SQL
3 83 (23.38%) Python
4 70 (19.72%) JavaScript
5 46 (12.96%) C++
6 40 (11.27%) C#
6 40 (11.27%) Scala
7 21 (5.92%) C
7 21 (5.92%) PL/SQL
8 13 (3.66%) Ruby
9 12 (3.38%) Groovy
10 11 (3.10%) Go
11 10 (2.82%) PHP
12 8 (2.25%) R
13 7 (1.97%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.97%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.41%) COBOL
14 5 (1.41%) F#
15 4 (1.13%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (22.25%) Degree
2 7 (1.97%) ISEB
2 7 (1.97%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.69%) PhD
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.13%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.56%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.28%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (14.93%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (8.45%) Docker
2 20 (5.63%) HDFS
3 13 (3.66%) Apache Flume
4 9 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.35%) Ansible
2 15 (4.23%) Puppet
3 12 (3.38%) Oozie
4 9 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.41%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.13%) Grafana
6 4 (1.13%) Kibana
7 2 (0.56%) logstash
7 2 (0.56%) StatsD
8 1 (0.28%) Packer
8 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 97 (27.32%) Oracle
2 17 (4.79%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.51%) SAP
4 12 (3.38%) Sophos
5 9 (2.54%) VMware
6 8 (2.25%) Splunk
7 7 (1.97%) Perforce
7 7 (1.97%) Sybase
7 7 (1.97%) Talend
8 6 (1.69%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.69%) Fiorano
8 6 (1.69%) ILOG
8 6 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.69%) WSO2
9 5 (1.41%) HP
9 5 (1.41%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.13%) Altova
10 4 (1.13%) Google
11 3 (0.85%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.85%) Hortonworks
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