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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Engineer
UK
Rank 618 688 819
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +131
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 235 256 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 198 222 121
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,550 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.04%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +98 230 £60,000 +14.28% 22
London +66 100 £67,500 +12.50% 8
Yorkshire +51 38 £60,000 +33.33% 2
South West +27 27 £49,500 +10.00% 5
South East +47 26 £61,250 +11.36% 3
West Yorkshire +46 26 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Leeds +39 26 £60,000 +26.31% 1
East of England +17 22 £45,000 -25.00% 2
City of London +33 15 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Somerset +18 14 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 14 £45,000 -16.27% 1
North West -3 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Manchester -18 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Chiswick - 13 £52,500 -
Sheffield +14 11 £60,000 +36.36% 1
South Yorkshire +10 11 £60,000 +36.36% 1
Oxford +23 10 £65,500 -
Oxfordshire +14 10 £65,500 +45.55% 2
Cambridge +7 10 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Wiltshire +23 9 £55,000 +30.95%
Essex +27 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Swindon +21 7 £55,000 +30.95%
West Midlands +20 7 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Hampshire +28 6 £70,000 +40.00%
Berkshire +46 5 £55,000 -2.22%
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
Warwick +25 3 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Warwickshire +23 3 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Bristol +7 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Bath +3 3 £55,000 +29.41%

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 423 (100.00%) Java
2 283 (66.90%) Software Engineering
3 205 (48.46%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (34.75%) SQL
5 135 (31.91%) Spring
6 119 (28.13%) OO
6 119 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
7 117 (27.66%) TDD
8 110 (26.00%) NoSQL
9 102 (24.11%) Linux
10 96 (22.70%) Degree
11 95 (22.46%) JavaScript
12 93 (21.99%) Git (software)
13 85 (20.09%) HTML
13 85 (20.09%) Web Services
13 85 (20.09%) Python
14 84 (19.86%) Scrum
15 83 (19.62%) Hibernate
15 83 (19.62%) REST
16 62 (14.66%) RESTful
17 60 (14.18%) Oracle
17 60 (14.18%) Algorithms
18 59 (13.95%) Microservices
18 59 (13.95%) MySQL
19 58 (13.71%) JUnit
20 57 (13.48%) Finance
20 57 (13.48%) Automated Testing
21 55 (13.00%) MongoDB
21 55 (13.00%) Jenkins
22 53 (12.53%) J2EE

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 51 (12.06%) JBoss
2 49 (11.58%) Tomcat
3 35 (8.27%) Apache Spark
4 24 (5.67%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (5.20%) Apache
6 21 (4.96%) Confluence
7 20 (4.73%) WebSphere
8 17 (4.02%) Apache Pig
9 16 (3.78%) WebLogic
10 12 (2.84%) Jetty
11 11 (2.60%) nginx
12 9 (2.13%) Apache Solr
13 8 (1.89%) Anypoint
13 8 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
13 8 (1.89%) IIS
13 8 (1.89%) Mule
14 7 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
15 6 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (1.18%) SAS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.95%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.96%) SaaS
3 10 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.42%) GitHub
6 5 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.18%) IaaS
7 3 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.47%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.47%) Route 53
9 1 (0.24%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.07%) Bluetooth
2 12 (2.84%) 802.11
2 12 (2.84%) Wireless
3 10 (2.36%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (2.36%) iSCSI
4 9 (2.13%) DNS
4 9 (2.13%) Internet
5 5 (1.18%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.95%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.95%) LDAP
7 3 (0.71%) AMQP
7 3 (0.71%) MQTT
7 3 (0.71%) SMTP
8 2 (0.47%) Firewall
9 1 (0.24%) Network Security
9 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (26.00%) NoSQL
2 59 (13.95%) MySQL
3 55 (13.00%) MongoDB
4 39 (9.22%) Hadoop
5 38 (8.98%) Relational Database
6 33 (7.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (7.33%) HBase
8 29 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (5.91%) Big Data
10 19 (4.49%) SQL Server
11 18 (4.26%) Apache Accumulo
11 18 (4.26%) Apache Hive
12 16 (3.78%) RDBMS
13 15 (3.55%) Redis
14 13 (3.07%) Oracle Database
15 11 (2.60%) InterSystems Cache
15 11 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (1.65%) Sqoop
17 6 (1.42%) JasperReports
17 6 (1.42%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 93 (21.99%) Git (software)
2 58 (13.71%) JUnit
3 55 (13.00%) Jenkins
4 52 (12.29%) Subversion
5 51 (12.06%) Maven
6 46 (10.87%) Selenium
7 43 (10.17%) Mercurial
8 37 (8.75%) JIRA
9 29 (6.86%) Cucumber
10 24 (5.67%) Eclipse
11 23 (5.44%) Ant
12 20 (4.73%) Vagrant
13 19 (4.49%) Hudson
13 19 (4.49%) Talend Open Studio
14 15 (3.55%) IntelliJ
14 15 (3.55%) JMeter
15 14 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (3.07%) Sonatype Nexus
17 11 (2.60%) Mockito
17 11 (2.60%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (13.48%) Finance
2 20 (4.73%) Electronics
3 16 (3.78%) Retail
4 14 (3.31%) Banking
5 13 (3.07%) Marketing
5 13 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.13%) Games
8 7 (1.65%) Publishing
9 6 (1.42%) Advertising
10 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.47%) Billing
11 2 (0.47%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (31.91%) Spring
2 85 (20.09%) HTML
2 85 (20.09%) Web Services
3 83 (19.62%) Hibernate
3 83 (19.62%) REST
4 62 (14.66%) RESTful
5 53 (12.53%) J2EE
6 51 (12.06%) CSS
7 46 (10.87%) AngularJS
8 44 (10.40%) Java EE
9 32 (7.57%) XML
10 31 (7.33%) .NET
11 29 (6.86%) JMS
11 29 (6.86%) SOAP
12 28 (6.62%) JSON
13 27 (6.38%) JPA
14 24 (5.67%) Node.js
15 20 (4.73%) JSP
16 18 (4.26%) Ajax
17 17 (4.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.18%) Algorithms
2 51 (12.06%) Data Structures
3 38 (8.98%) Computer Science
4 32 (7.57%) Fintech
5 16 (3.78%) Mathematics
6 14 (3.31%) User Experience
7 12 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.60%) IVR
9 9 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.18%) Semantic Web
11 5 (1.18%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.95%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.95%) PKI
13 3 (0.71%) Social Media
13 3 (0.71%) Social Network
13 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 102 (24.11%) Linux
2 47 (11.11%) Unix
3 45 (10.64%) Windows
4 19 (4.49%) Android
5 10 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.95%) CentOS
8 4 (0.95%) Debian
8 4 (0.95%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (66.90%) Software Engineering
2 205 (48.46%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
3 119 (28.13%) OO
4 117 (27.66%) TDD
5 84 (19.86%) Scrum
6 59 (13.95%) Microservices
7 57 (13.48%) Automated Testing
8 50 (11.82%) DevOps
9 49 (11.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 49 (11.58%) Open Source
10 47 (11.11%) BDD
11 45 (10.64%) Unit Testing
12 38 (8.98%) SOA
13 33 (7.80%) OOD
13 33 (7.80%) SDLC
14 28 (6.62%) ETL
14 28 (6.62%) Web Development
15 27 (6.38%) MVC
15 27 (6.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 423 (100.00%) Java
2 147 (34.75%) SQL
3 95 (22.46%) JavaScript
4 85 (20.09%) Python
5 53 (12.53%) C++
6 32 (7.57%) Scala
7 21 (4.96%) Perl
7 21 (4.96%) PHP
7 21 (4.96%) Ruby
8 20 (4.73%) Bash Shell
8 20 (4.73%) Go
9 19 (4.49%) C#
10 17 (4.02%) Shell Script
11 15 (3.55%) C
12 13 (3.07%) Groovy
13 5 (1.18%) Clojure
13 5 (1.18%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (0.71%) F#
14 3 (0.71%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 96 (22.70%) Degree
2 15 (3.55%) SC Cleared
2 15 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.18%) ISEB
4 4 (0.95%) CEH
4 4 (0.95%) CISA
4 4 (0.95%) CISM
4 4 (0.95%) CISSP
5 2 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.46%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) MiFID
System Software
1 32 (7.57%) Docker
2 14 (3.31%) HDFS
3 12 (2.84%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.36%) NFS
5 4 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.71%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (5.67%) Ansible
2 17 (4.02%) Oozie
3 13 (3.07%) Puppet
4 8 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.71%) Grafana
5 3 (0.71%) Kibana
5 3 (0.71%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.71%) logstash
5 3 (0.71%) StatsD
6 2 (0.47%) Terraform
7 1 (0.24%) Salt
7 1 (0.24%) yum
Vendors
1 60 (14.18%) Oracle
2 19 (4.49%) Talend
2 19 (4.49%) WSO2
3 15 (3.55%) SAP
4 13 (3.07%) Atlassian
4 13 (3.07%) MuleSoft
5 12 (2.84%) VMware
6 11 (2.60%) Fiorano
6 11 (2.60%) IBM
6 11 (2.60%) ILOG
6 11 (2.60%) Splunk
7 10 (2.36%) NetApp
8 9 (2.13%) Cloudera
8 9 (2.13%) Hortonworks
9 8 (1.89%) Google
9 8 (1.89%) webMethods
10 6 (1.42%) Adobe
10 6 (1.42%) Altova
11 5 (1.18%) Microsoft
12 3 (0.71%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,049 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £67000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Equity, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Pentonville Road - London
Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £390000 - £440000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £115k
Posted: 11 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Taunton
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago