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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 767 772 751
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 160 212 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 137 160 218
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%

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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -28 153 £60,000 +4.34% 18
London +13 66 £75,000 +25.00% 12
South East -2 28 £50,000 -16.66% 3
East of England +47 25 £59,000 +26.88%
South West +1 20 £43,000 -21.81% 2
Cambridge +20 19 £59,000 +28.96%
Cambridgeshire +19 19 £59,000 +28.96%
Hampshire +10 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Oxfordshire -16 11 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Leeds +34 9 £62,500 +56.25%
West Yorkshire +31 9 £62,500 +56.25%
Yorkshire +30 9 £62,500 +56.25%
Somerset -2 9 £37,250 -12.35% 1
Taunton - 8 £35,000 -
City of London +49 7 £65,000 +13.04% 4
South Wales - 7 £55,000 - 1
Wales - 7 £55,000 - 1
Oxford -12 6 £60,000 -7.69%
Torfaen - 6 £55,000 -
Cwmbran - 6 £55,000 -
North West +15 5 £45,000 -11.76% 1
Essex +5 5 £60,000 +20.00%
Gloucestershire - 5 £34,750 - 1
Bristol +5 4 £65,000 +6.12%
Abingdon - 4 - -
Manchester +11 3 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire -10 3 £68,000 +13.33%
Cheshire +39 2 £42,500 -16.66%
Reading +5 2 £68,000 +13.33%
Stockport - 2 £45,000 -

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 395 (100.00%) Java
2 260 (65.82%) Software Engineering
3 242 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (34.43%) SQL
5 126 (31.90%) Spring
6 124 (31.39%) TDD
7 113 (28.61%) Scrum
8 106 (26.84%) Degree
9 105 (26.58%) Oracle
10 94 (23.80%) Finance
11 91 (23.04%) Maven
12 89 (22.53%) JavaScript
13 88 (22.28%) Python
14 87 (22.03%) Linux
15 80 (20.25%) Web Services
16 74 (18.73%) HTML
17 73 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
18 72 (18.23%) NoSQL
19 71 (17.97%) J2EE
20 67 (16.96%) JUnit
20 67 (16.96%) Hibernate
21 64 (16.20%) OO
21 64 (16.20%) Computer Science
22 63 (15.95%) Git (software)
23 59 (14.94%) QA
24 57 (14.43%) RESTful
24 57 (14.43%) Mentoring
25 56 (14.18%) C++
26 55 (13.92%) Java EE
26 55 (13.92%) Open Source

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 35 (8.86%) Tomcat
2 33 (8.35%) JBoss
3 19 (4.81%) Apache Spark
4 18 (4.56%) WebSphere
5 17 (4.30%) GlassFish
6 15 (3.80%) Apache
7 13 (3.29%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.28%) Apache Pig
8 9 (2.28%) SAS
9 8 (2.03%) Confluence
10 7 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.77%) Mule
11 6 (1.52%) IIS
12 5 (1.27%) CMS
12 5 (1.27%) nginx
13 4 (1.01%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.01%) Jetty
14 3 (0.76%) Apache TomEE
14 3 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) HipChat
2 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.28%) GitHub
2 9 (2.28%) SaaS
3 6 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.27%) Google App Engine
4 5 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.76%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.85%) Internet
2 7 (1.77%) ATM
3 5 (1.27%) HTTP
3 5 (1.27%) LDAP
4 2 (0.51%) Firewall
4 2 (0.51%) SMTP
4 2 (0.51%) SS7
5 1 (0.25%) AMQP
5 1 (0.25%) DVB
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (18.23%) NoSQL
2 50 (12.66%) Big Data
3 48 (12.15%) Hadoop
4 47 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 38 (9.62%) MySQL
6 25 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (6.33%) RDBMS
7 24 (6.08%) MongoDB
8 23 (5.82%) SQL Server
9 22 (5.57%) Apache Hive
10 17 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (3.29%) HBase
11 13 (3.29%) Neo4j
12 11 (2.78%) Data Mining
13 8 (2.03%) CouchDB
13 8 (2.03%) DB2
13 8 (2.03%) Oracle Database
13 8 (2.03%) Riak
14 7 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.77%) Impala
Development Applications
1 91 (23.04%) Maven
2 67 (16.96%) JUnit
3 63 (15.95%) Git (software)
4 44 (11.14%) Jenkins
5 39 (9.87%) Eclipse
6 38 (9.62%) Selenium
7 36 (9.11%) JIRA
8 34 (8.61%) Cucumber
9 33 (8.35%) Ant
10 22 (5.57%) IntelliJ
11 20 (5.06%) Mockito
12 19 (4.81%) Gradle
13 17 (4.30%) Hudson
14 16 (4.05%) RSpec
15 15 (3.80%) Vagrant
16 14 (3.54%) WebDriver
17 11 (2.78%) jMock
18 9 (2.28%) TeamCity
18 9 (2.28%) WATIR
19 8 (2.03%) Subversion
General
1 94 (23.80%) Finance
2 15 (3.80%) Banking
3 12 (3.04%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.78%) Retail
5 10 (2.53%) Front Office
6 9 (2.28%) Billing
7 7 (1.77%) Automotive
7 7 (1.77%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.52%) Games
9 4 (1.01%) French Language
9 4 (1.01%) Marketing
10 3 (0.76%) Advertising
10 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.51%) Electronics
11 2 (0.51%) Legal
11 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (31.90%) Spring
2 80 (20.25%) Web Services
3 74 (18.73%) HTML
4 71 (17.97%) J2EE
5 67 (16.96%) Hibernate
6 57 (14.43%) RESTful
7 55 (13.92%) Java EE
8 43 (10.89%) JMS
9 40 (10.13%) CSS
10 39 (9.87%) XML
11 34 (8.61%) JPA
12 33 (8.35%) AngularJS
13 27 (6.84%) JSON
14 24 (6.08%) Ajax
15 23 (5.82%) Node.js
16 21 (5.32%) HTML5
16 21 (5.32%) JSP
16 21 (5.32%) REST
16 21 (5.32%) SOAP
17 19 (4.81%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.20%) Computer Science
2 48 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.08%) Mathematics
4 18 (4.56%) Algorithms
5 16 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.04%) Internet of Things
7 11 (2.78%) Fintech
7 11 (2.78%) User Experience
8 8 (2.03%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.77%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (1.77%) Derivative
9 7 (1.77%) EFT
10 6 (1.52%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.27%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (1.27%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (1.01%) BBC
12 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 87 (22.03%) Linux
2 44 (11.14%) Unix
3 30 (7.59%) Windows
4 10 (2.53%) Android
4 10 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.28%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.01%) Debian
6 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.51%) CentOS
7 2 (0.51%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Solaris
8 1 (0.25%) VMS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (65.82%) Software Engineering
2 242 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (31.39%) TDD
4 113 (28.61%) Scrum
5 73 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (16.20%) OO
7 57 (14.43%) Mentoring
8 55 (13.92%) Open Source
9 49 (12.41%) Multithreading
10 44 (11.14%) DevOps
11 42 (10.63%) Unit Testing
12 38 (9.62%) BDD
13 34 (8.61%) High Availability
14 31 (7.85%) Pair Programming
15 30 (7.59%) MVC
15 30 (7.59%) Test Automation
16 28 (7.09%) Automated Testing
17 27 (6.84%) E-Commerce
17 27 (6.84%) SOA
18 26 (6.58%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 395 (100.00%) Java
2 136 (34.43%) SQL
3 89 (22.53%) JavaScript
4 88 (22.28%) Python
5 56 (14.18%) C++
6 46 (11.65%) Scala
7 36 (9.11%) C#
8 28 (7.09%) Ruby
9 27 (6.84%) C
10 21 (5.32%) PL/SQL
11 16 (4.05%) Groovy
12 13 (3.29%) Go
13 11 (2.78%) Perl
14 8 (2.03%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.77%) PHP
15 7 (1.77%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.52%) R
17 5 (1.27%) COBOL
17 5 (1.27%) F#
18 4 (1.01%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 106 (26.84%) Degree
2 7 (1.77%) ISEB
2 7 (1.77%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.52%) PhD
3 6 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.25%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (14.94%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (7.59%) Docker
2 20 (5.06%) HDFS
3 13 (3.29%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (4.56%) Puppet
2 13 (3.29%) Ansible
3 11 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.03%) Oozie
5 5 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.27%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.76%) Grafana
6 3 (0.76%) Kibana
7 2 (0.51%) StatsD
8 1 (0.25%) logstash
8 1 (0.25%) Packer
8 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 105 (26.58%) Oracle
2 15 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.29%) Sophos
4 10 (2.53%) SAP
5 9 (2.28%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.03%) IBM
7 7 (1.77%) Sybase
8 6 (1.52%) Google
9 5 (1.27%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.27%) HP
9 5 (1.27%) Perforce
9 5 (1.27%) Splunk
9 5 (1.27%) Talend
9 5 (1.27%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.01%) Altova
10 4 (1.01%) Fiorano
10 4 (1.01%) ILOG
10 4 (1.01%) VMware
10 4 (1.01%) WSO2
11 3 (0.76%) Sun
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + benefits
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City, London
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