The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 853 876 896
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 48 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 48 11 5
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £52,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 45 £55,000 -31.25% 6
London -25 35 £57,500 -28.12% 4
City of London -1 17 £50,000 -42.85% 2
East of England - 10 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £47,500 -
Hertford - 7 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,000 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £44,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £40,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 81 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (61.73%) Software Engineering
3 38 (46.91%) Web Services
4 37 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (43.21%) TDD
6 32 (39.51%) J2EE
7 29 (35.80%) Scrum
8 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
9 27 (33.33%) Finance
10 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (27.16%) Banking
12 21 (25.93%) Grails
13 20 (24.69%) Mobile App
13 20 (24.69%) Spring
13 20 (24.69%) OO
14 18 (22.22%) MySQL
14 18 (22.22%) HTML
15 17 (20.99%) Tomcat
15 17 (20.99%) Visualisation
16 15 (18.52%) CSS
17 14 (17.28%) JUnit
17 14 (17.28%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (17.28%) Hibernate
18 13 (16.05%) JSP
18 13 (16.05%) Servlets
18 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
19 12 (14.81%) Scala
20 11 (13.58%) Degree
20 11 (13.58%) MongoDB
20 11 (13.58%) SaaS

Senior Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (20.99%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.23%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) SMS
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) MySQL
2 14 (17.28%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
4 11 (13.58%) MongoDB
5 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.64%) Big Data
6 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.17%) Mahout
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.47%) HBase
8 2 (2.47%) Impala
9 1 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (17.28%) JUnit
2 4 (4.94%) Ant
3 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.47%) TestNG
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) Hudson
General
1 27 (33.33%) Finance
2 22 (27.16%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (46.91%) Web Services
2 32 (39.51%) J2EE
3 21 (25.93%) Grails
4 20 (24.69%) Spring
5 18 (22.22%) HTML
6 15 (18.52%) CSS
7 14 (17.28%) Hibernate
8 13 (16.05%) JSP
8 13 (16.05%) Servlets
9 9 (11.11%) RESTful
9 9 (11.11%) jQuery
9 9 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (9.88%) REST
11 4 (4.94%) Play Framework
11 4 (4.94%) XML
11 4 (4.94%) .NET
12 3 (3.70%) SOAP
12 3 (3.70%) JMS
12 3 (3.70%) LAMP
12 3 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Mobile App
2 17 (20.99%) Visualisation
3 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.94%) Social Network
6 2 (2.47%) Statistics
7 1 (1.23%) Open Source
7 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (61.73%) Software Engineering
2 37 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (43.21%) TDD
4 29 (35.80%) Scrum
5 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (24.69%) OO
7 11 (13.58%) Pair Programming
8 10 (12.35%) MVC
8 10 (12.35%) SOA
9 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.17%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.17%) Kanban
10 4 (4.94%) Time Management
10 4 (4.94%) Refactoring
10 4 (4.94%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.70%) Logistics
11 3 (3.70%) Low Latency
11 3 (3.70%) BDD
12 2 (2.47%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.81%) Scala
4 10 (12.35%) Groovy
5 6 (7.41%) SQL
6 3 (3.70%) C++
7 2 (2.47%) R
7 2 (2.47%) Haskell
7 2 (2.47%) Erlang
8 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle
2 1 (1.23%) JBoss
2 1 (1.23%) Sun
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