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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 685 715 784
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 202 230 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 173 202 161
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 £40,000 £42,550 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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
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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 +36 185 £60,000 +2.12% 18
London +48 84 £67,500 +3.84% 9
South East +68 30 £77,500 +40.90% 1
South West +12 29 £43,750 -7.89% 3
Somerset +15 19 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Yorkshire +28 16 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East of England +2 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Yorkshire +35 11 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Leeds +25 11 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire +10 11 £85,000 +88.88%
Berkshire +57 10 £55,000 +2.80%
City of London +8 10 £77,500 +29.16% 3
Cambridgeshire -1 10 £45,000 - 2
Manchester -10 10 £60,000 +20.00% 1
North West -15 10 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South Wales +4 9 £80,000 +100.00%
Cambridge +4 9 £45,000 - 2
Wales -3 9 £80,000 +100.00%
Oxford +32 8 £77,500 +10.71% 1
Oxfordshire +28 8 £77,500 +40.90% 1
Reading +33 7 £55,000 -
Newport - 7 £80,000 -
Essex +19 6 £60,000 -7.69%
Sheffield +15 6 £50,000 +16.27%
South Yorkshire +4 6 £50,000 +16.27%
Cardiff +3 6 £80,000 +77.77%
Basingstoke - 6 £90,000 -
Bath +5 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Taunton - 5 £38,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £52,500 -

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 372 (100.00%) Java
2 256 (68.82%) Software Engineering
3 208 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (33.06%) SQL
5 118 (31.72%) TDD
6 113 (30.38%) Spring
7 93 (25.00%) Python
8 92 (24.73%) NoSQL
9 90 (24.19%) OO
10 86 (23.12%) Web Services
10 86 (23.12%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (22.85%) HTML
12 82 (22.04%) Linux
13 78 (20.97%) JavaScript
13 78 (20.97%) Degree
14 72 (19.35%) Scrum
15 67 (18.01%) Git (software)
16 66 (17.74%) Finance
17 65 (17.47%) Oracle
18 58 (15.59%) Hibernate
18 58 (15.59%) RESTful
18 58 (15.59%) MongoDB
19 56 (15.05%) BDD
20 55 (14.78%) Hadoop
21 53 (14.25%) DevOps
21 53 (14.25%) Java EE
22 51 (13.71%) Maven
22 51 (13.71%) JUnit
23 50 (13.44%) Computer Science
23 50 (13.44%) Jenkins

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 40 (10.75%) Apache Spark
2 34 (9.14%) JBoss
3 32 (8.60%) Tomcat
4 22 (5.91%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (5.38%) Apache Pig
6 19 (5.11%) Apache
7 18 (4.84%) WebSphere
8 15 (4.03%) WebLogic
9 11 (2.96%) SAS
10 9 (2.42%) IIS
11 8 (2.15%) Apache ServiceMix
11 8 (2.15%) Mule
12 7 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (1.88%) Jetty
13 6 (1.61%) nginx
14 5 (1.34%) SharePoint
15 4 (1.08%) CMS
15 4 (1.08%) Confluence
15 4 (1.08%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (0.54%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.08%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.57%) SaaS
3 9 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.88%) IaaS
4 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.34%) GitHub
6 3 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.54%) Route 53
8 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.88%) DNS
1 7 (1.88%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (1.88%) Internet
1 7 (1.88%) iSCSI
1 7 (1.88%) Wireshark
2 5 (1.34%) 802.11
2 5 (1.34%) Bluetooth
2 5 (1.34%) Wireless
3 4 (1.08%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.08%) LDAP
4 3 (0.81%) AMQP
4 3 (0.81%) SMTP
5 2 (0.54%) MQTT
6 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (24.73%) NoSQL
2 58 (15.59%) MongoDB
3 55 (14.78%) Hadoop
4 46 (12.37%) Big Data
5 39 (10.48%) MySQL
6 38 (10.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 37 (9.95%) Relational Database
8 29 (7.80%) HBase
9 26 (6.99%) Apache Hive
9 26 (6.99%) SQL Server
10 17 (4.57%) Apache Accumulo
11 16 (4.30%) RDBMS
12 15 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (4.03%) Redis
13 13 (3.49%) Neo4j
14 11 (2.96%) Oracle Database
15 7 (1.88%) Sqoop
16 6 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (1.61%) InterSystems Cache
16 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 67 (18.01%) Git (software)
2 51 (13.71%) JUnit
2 51 (13.71%) Maven
3 50 (13.44%) Jenkins
4 42 (11.29%) Selenium
5 30 (8.06%) Eclipse
6 23 (6.18%) Vagrant
7 22 (5.91%) Cucumber
8 19 (5.11%) Subversion
9 17 (4.57%) Mockito
10 15 (4.03%) Mercurial
11 14 (3.76%) Talend Open Studio
11 14 (3.76%) TeamCity
12 12 (3.23%) Ant
12 12 (3.23%) IntelliJ
13 11 (2.96%) JIRA
14 10 (2.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (2.15%) JMeter
15 8 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
16 7 (1.88%) Hudson
General
1 66 (17.74%) Finance
2 16 (4.30%) Electronics
2 16 (4.30%) Marketing
3 14 (3.76%) Banking
3 14 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.49%) Retail
5 12 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.08%) Games
7 4 (1.08%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.81%) Advertising
8 3 (0.81%) Automotive
8 3 (0.81%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.27%) Front Office
9 1 (0.27%) Military
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (30.38%) Spring
2 86 (23.12%) Web Services
3 85 (22.85%) HTML
4 58 (15.59%) Hibernate
4 58 (15.59%) RESTful
5 53 (14.25%) Java EE
6 47 (12.63%) REST
7 46 (12.37%) J2EE
8 42 (11.29%) .NET
9 36 (9.68%) CSS
10 30 (8.06%) Node.js
11 29 (7.80%) AngularJS
12 25 (6.72%) JPA
13 22 (5.91%) HTML5
13 22 (5.91%) SOAP
14 19 (5.11%) XML
15 18 (4.84%) JSON
15 18 (4.84%) JSP
16 17 (4.57%) jQuery
17 15 (4.03%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.44%) Computer Science
2 33 (8.87%) Algorithms
3 28 (7.53%) Fintech
4 25 (6.72%) Data Structures
5 22 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.96%) User Experience
7 10 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.69%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.88%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.34%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.34%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.08%) Life Science
10 4 (1.08%) PKI
10 4 (1.08%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.81%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.81%) iPad
11 3 (0.81%) SCADA
11 3 (0.81%) Social Media
11 3 (0.81%) Social Network
12 2 (0.54%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 82 (22.04%) Linux
2 38 (10.22%) Unix
3 25 (6.72%) Windows
4 16 (4.30%) Android
5 11 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.54%) CentOS
7 2 (0.54%) Debian
7 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (68.82%) Software Engineering
2 208 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (31.72%) TDD
4 90 (24.19%) OO
5 86 (23.12%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (19.35%) Scrum
7 56 (15.05%) BDD
8 53 (14.25%) DevOps
9 47 (12.63%) Open Source
10 45 (12.10%) Continuous Delivery
11 44 (11.83%) Microservices
12 37 (9.95%) SDLC
13 30 (8.06%) OOD
14 29 (7.80%) Automated Testing
14 29 (7.80%) Multithreading
15 28 (7.53%) High Availability
15 28 (7.53%) Web Development
16 26 (6.99%) Mentoring
16 26 (6.99%) Unit Testing
17 24 (6.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 372 (100.00%) Java
2 123 (33.06%) SQL
3 93 (25.00%) Python
4 78 (20.97%) JavaScript
5 43 (11.56%) C++
5 43 (11.56%) Scala
6 26 (6.99%) C#
6 26 (6.99%) Go
7 22 (5.91%) Ruby
8 20 (5.38%) PHP
9 18 (4.84%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.69%) C
10 10 (2.69%) Perl
11 8 (2.15%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.88%) F#
12 7 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.61%) Groovy
13 6 (1.61%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.34%) COBOL
14 5 (1.34%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (20.97%) Degree
2 5 (1.34%) ISEB
2 5 (1.34%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.08%) CEH
3 4 (1.08%) CISA
3 4 (1.08%) CISM
3 4 (1.08%) CISSP
3 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.81%) PhD
5 1 (0.27%) OCP
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.29%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.54%) MiFID
System Software
1 38 (10.22%) Docker
2 24 (6.45%) HDFS
3 9 (2.42%) Apache Flume
3 9 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.88%) NFS
5 4 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 33 (8.87%) Ansible
2 20 (5.38%) Oozie
3 16 (4.30%) Puppet
4 10 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.88%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.34%) Grafana
6 5 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.34%) Kibana
7 3 (0.81%) logstash
7 3 (0.81%) StatsD
8 2 (0.54%) Terraform
9 1 (0.27%) Salt
9 1 (0.27%) yum
Vendors
1 65 (17.47%) Oracle
2 22 (5.91%) SAP
3 16 (4.30%) VMware
4 14 (3.76%) MuleSoft
4 14 (3.76%) Talend
4 14 (3.76%) WSO2
5 11 (2.96%) Cloudera
5 11 (2.96%) Hortonworks
5 11 (2.96%) IBM
6 9 (2.42%) Atlassian
6 9 (2.42%) Microsoft
7 8 (2.15%) Splunk
7 8 (2.15%) webMethods
8 7 (1.88%) NetApp
9 6 (1.61%) Fiorano
9 6 (1.61%) ILOG
10 5 (1.34%) HP
10 5 (1.34%) Perforce
11 2 (0.54%) Google
11 2 (0.54%) Red Hat
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