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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 845 877 860
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 36 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.014% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.015% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 13
Average salary £61,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Senior Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Engineer
Top 13 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 27 February 2015. 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 +16 36 £61,500 +23.00% 10
London +38 27 £64,000 +2.40% 4
City of London +10 10 £45,000 +3.44%
East of England 0 4 - -
Hertfordshire -5 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 - -
South East -17 3 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Bristol -6 2 £55,000 -21.42%
South West -15 2 £55,000 -21.42%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £57,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £57,500 - 1
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 - 3

Senior Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 86 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (52.33%) TDD
4 38 (44.19%) J2EE
4 38 (44.19%) Web Services
5 35 (40.70%) Software Engineering
6 32 (37.21%) Multithreading
7 28 (32.56%) Spring
8 22 (25.58%) Algorithms
9 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
10 20 (23.26%) Linux
11 19 (22.09%) OO
12 17 (19.77%) Java EE
12 17 (19.77%) Degree
12 17 (19.77%) NoSQL
12 17 (19.77%) REST
13 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
13 16 (18.60%) JUnit
13 16 (18.60%) Scrum
14 15 (17.44%) HTML
15 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
15 14 (16.28%) CSS
15 14 (16.28%) UNIX
15 14 (16.28%) JSF
15 14 (16.28%) Banking
15 14 (16.28%) Subversion
15 14 (16.28%) Grails
15 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (16.28%) Big Data
15 14 (16.28%) PrimeFaces

Senior Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (6.98%) Mule
2 5 (5.81%) Confluence
2 5 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) NoSQL
2 14 (16.28%) Big Data
3 9 (10.47%) MySQL
4 7 (8.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.81%) Couchbase
6 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.33%) HBase
8 1 (1.16%) Redis
8 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.60%) JUnit
3 14 (16.28%) Subversion
4 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.14%) Mockito
6 6 (6.98%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.81%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.81%) JIRA
7 5 (5.81%) Fiddler
8 3 (3.49%) Maven
9 2 (2.33%) Hudson
9 2 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 14 (16.28%) Banking
2 11 (12.79%) Finance
3 6 (6.98%) Publishing
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.19%) J2EE
1 38 (44.19%) Web Services
2 28 (32.56%) Spring
3 17 (19.77%) REST
3 17 (19.77%) Java EE
4 15 (17.44%) HTML
5 14 (16.28%) CSS
5 14 (16.28%) Grails
5 14 (16.28%) JSF
5 14 (16.28%) PrimeFaces
6 11 (12.79%) Apache Camel
6 11 (12.79%) JMS
7 10 (11.63%) Hibernate
8 8 (9.30%) JSON
8 8 (9.30%) XML
8 8 (9.30%) JSP
8 8 (9.30%) Servlets
8 8 (9.30%) SOAP
9 6 (6.98%) LAMP
9 6 (6.98%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) Algorithms
2 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.47%) Visualisation
4 6 (6.98%) Open Source
5 5 (5.81%) Semantic Web
6 3 (3.49%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.16%) Statistics
8 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Linux
2 14 (16.28%) UNIX
3 3 (3.49%) Android
3 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (52.33%) TDD
3 35 (40.70%) Software Engineering
4 32 (37.21%) Multithreading
5 19 (22.09%) OO
6 16 (18.60%) Scrum
7 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.79%) SOA
9 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.98%) Microservices
10 6 (6.98%) BDD
11 5 (5.81%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (5.81%) DevOps
11 5 (5.81%) Analytics
11 5 (5.81%) System Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.81%) UML
11 5 (5.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.12%) SQL
4 6 (6.98%) Ruby
5 3 (3.49%) Scala
6 2 (2.33%) C#
6 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) VCP4
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Sony
3 5 (5.81%) Splunk
4 1 (1.16%) Google
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + shares
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago