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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 889 878 912
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 28 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 8
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £41,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Engineer
Top 10 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -23 27 £52,500 -8.69% 3
London -37 16 £44,250 -33.20% 2
City of London -4 14 £43,500 -30.40% 2
Hertfordshire - 9 £52,500 -
East of England - 9 £52,500 -
Hertford - 8 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
South East - 2 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Oxford - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (65.79%) Software Engineering
3 22 (57.89%) TDD
4 18 (47.37%) Web Services
5 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (39.47%) Scrum
8 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
9 12 (31.58%) MySQL
9 12 (31.58%) Finance
9 12 (31.58%) Degree
10 11 (28.95%) Linux
10 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
10 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
11 10 (26.32%) Grails
11 10 (26.32%) RESTful
11 10 (26.32%) Visualisation
11 10 (26.32%) HTML
11 10 (26.32%) Spring
11 10 (26.32%) Banking
12 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (23.68%) MVC
12 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
12 9 (23.68%) J2EE
12 9 (23.68%) Groovy
12 9 (23.68%) jQuery
12 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
12 9 (23.68%) Big Data
12 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
13 8 (21.05%) Mobile App

Senior Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (23.68%) Tomcat
2 8 (21.05%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
2 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
3 9 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
3 9 (23.68%) Big Data
3 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
4 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
5 5 (13.16%) Mahout
6 2 (5.26%) HBase
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.63%) Redis
7 1 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) JUnit
2 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.63%) Toad
3 1 (2.63%) Ant
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) Web Services
2 10 (26.32%) Grails
2 10 (26.32%) RESTful
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) Spring
3 9 (23.68%) J2EE
3 9 (23.68%) jQuery
4 8 (21.05%) CSS
4 8 (21.05%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (15.79%) REST
6 5 (13.16%) JSP
7 4 (10.53%) Servlets
7 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.26%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) XML
8 2 (5.26%) MapReduce
9 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.63%) Esper
9 1 (2.63%) Akka
9 1 (2.63%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 10 (26.32%) Visualisation
3 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 6 (15.79%) Statistics
4 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.53%) Social Network
6 1 (2.63%) Social Media
6 1 (2.63%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.63%) Online Games
6 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Software Engineering
2 22 (57.89%) TDD
3 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (39.47%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) MVC
7 8 (21.05%) OO
7 8 (21.05%) SOA
8 6 (15.79%) Pair Programming
9 5 (13.16%) Kanban
10 4 (10.53%) B2C
11 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
11 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.26%) BDD
12 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.63%) Low Latency
12 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
12 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
12 1 (2.63%) Refactoring
12 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) Groovy
4 7 (18.42%) Scala
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) R
7 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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