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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 837 880 871
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 58 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.006% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 9
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 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%

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
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 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 20 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
(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 +28 48 £55,000 -21.42% 5
London +38 36 £55,000 -21.42% 4
City of London +35 28 £55,000 -8.33% 4
South East +10 12 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Oxford +26 10 - - 1
Oxfordshire +25 10 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 9 - - 1
County Antrim - 9 - - 1
Belfast - 9 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £57,500 -

Senior Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (56.36%) Software Engineering
4 52 (47.27%) J2EE
5 50 (45.45%) TDD
6 49 (44.55%) Web Services
7 37 (33.64%) Scrum
8 31 (28.18%) Spring
9 28 (25.45%) Finance
9 28 (25.45%) JavaScript
10 27 (24.55%) Grails
11 25 (22.73%) HTML
11 25 (22.73%) Banking
12 24 (21.82%) OO
12 24 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (19.09%) CSS
14 20 (18.18%) Multithreading
15 19 (17.27%) Algorithms
16 18 (16.36%) Oracle
17 17 (15.45%) Visualisation
17 17 (15.45%) Degree
18 16 (14.55%) Big Data
19 15 (13.64%) SQL
20 14 (12.73%) Hibernate
21 13 (11.82%) JSP
21 13 (11.82%) Servlets
21 13 (11.82%) Mobile App
22 12 (10.91%) Computer Science
23 11 (10.00%) MongoDB
23 11 (10.00%) NoSQL

Senior Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 9 (8.18%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.91%) JBoss
3 1 (0.91%) Apache
3 1 (0.91%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) SaaS
2 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) SMS
2 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) Big Data
2 11 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.18%) MySQL
4 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.73%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.73%) HBase
6 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.91%) Redis
7 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) JUnit
1 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.18%) Subversion
3 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.73%) Ant
4 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.82%) Hudson
5 2 (1.82%) TestNG
6 1 (0.91%) Mockito
6 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (25.45%) Finance
2 25 (22.73%) Banking
3 10 (9.09%) Publishing
4 6 (5.45%) Legal
5 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Retail
8 1 (0.91%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (47.27%) J2EE
2 49 (44.55%) Web Services
3 31 (28.18%) Spring
4 27 (24.55%) Grails
5 25 (22.73%) HTML
6 21 (19.09%) CSS
7 14 (12.73%) Hibernate
8 13 (11.82%) JSP
8 13 (11.82%) Servlets
9 10 (9.09%) XML
10 9 (8.18%) LAMP
10 9 (8.18%) JSF
10 9 (8.18%) Java EE
10 9 (8.18%) PrimeFaces
11 7 (6.36%) Play Framework
12 6 (5.45%) JMS
13 5 (4.55%) RESTful
14 4 (3.64%) HTML5
14 4 (3.64%) Java SE
14 4 (3.64%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Algorithms
2 17 (15.45%) Visualisation
3 13 (11.82%) Mobile App
4 12 (10.91%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.27%) Open Source
6 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.55%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.64%) Semantic Web
9 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.82%) Statistics
10 1 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Linux
2 10 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (56.36%) Software Engineering
3 50 (45.45%) TDD
4 37 (33.64%) Scrum
5 24 (21.82%) OO
5 24 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 9 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.27%) BDD
9 6 (5.45%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.45%) Integration Testing
9 6 (5.45%) Pair Programming
9 6 (5.45%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.64%) MVC
11 4 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.64%) Automated Testing
11 4 (3.64%) Refactoring
11 4 (3.64%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.64%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (25.45%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.64%) SQL
4 10 (9.09%) Scala
5 7 (6.36%) Ruby
6 2 (1.82%) Haskell
6 2 (1.82%) Erlang
6 2 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (0.91%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) Oracle
2 7 (6.36%) Sony
3 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (0.91%) Sun
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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City of London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus + pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Publishing Technology
Posted: 26 days ago