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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 841 906 868
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 52 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.005% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 14
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +19.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,250 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +23.52%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

Senior Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Engineer
Top 14 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 21 November 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
(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 +18 38 £55,000 +7.31% 9
London +14 29 £55,000 +10.00% 4
City of London +53 26 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Northern Ireland - 14 - -
County Antrim - 14 - -
Belfast - 14 - -
South East -7 8 £57,500 +9.52%
Oxford +23 6 - -
Oxfordshire +17 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 3
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 - - 3

Senior Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (86.54%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (50.96%) TDD
3 53 (50.96%) Software Engineering
4 48 (46.15%) Web Services
5 45 (43.27%) J2EE
6 35 (33.65%) Scrum
7 28 (26.92%) Spring
7 28 (26.92%) Grails
8 27 (25.96%) Finance
9 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
9 25 (24.04%) HTML
9 25 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (23.08%) OO
11 23 (22.12%) CSS
11 23 (22.12%) Multithreading
12 21 (20.19%) Banking
12 21 (20.19%) Algorithms
13 20 (19.23%) Degree
14 18 (17.31%) Visualisation
14 18 (17.31%) Big Data
15 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
16 16 (15.38%) Git (software)
16 16 (15.38%) Oracle
17 15 (14.42%) UNIX
17 15 (14.42%) Linux
18 14 (13.46%) SQL
18 14 (13.46%) Subversion
18 14 (13.46%) JSF
18 14 (13.46%) Java EE

Senior Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.96%) Confluence
3 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) SaaS
2 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) SMS
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) Big Data
2 8 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.85%) MySQL
5 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.88%) HBase
6 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.96%) Redis
7 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.46%) Subversion
3 9 (8.65%) JUnit
4 5 (4.81%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.92%) Hudson
6 2 (1.92%) TestNG
7 1 (0.96%) Ant
7 1 (0.96%) Mockito
7 1 (0.96%) JIRA
7 1 (0.96%) Fiddler
General
1 27 (25.96%) Finance
2 21 (20.19%) Banking
3 11 (10.58%) Publishing
4 6 (5.77%) Legal
5 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (46.15%) Web Services
2 45 (43.27%) J2EE
3 28 (26.92%) Spring
3 28 (26.92%) Grails
4 25 (24.04%) HTML
5 23 (22.12%) CSS
6 14 (13.46%) JSF
6 14 (13.46%) Java EE
6 14 (13.46%) PrimeFaces
7 9 (8.65%) LAMP
7 9 (8.65%) Hibernate
7 9 (8.65%) JSP
7 9 (8.65%) Servlets
8 8 (7.69%) XML
9 6 (5.77%) JMS
10 5 (4.81%) JSTL
10 5 (4.81%) EJB
11 4 (3.85%) J2SE
11 4 (3.85%) Spring MVC
11 4 (3.85%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Algorithms
2 18 (17.31%) Visualisation
3 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.62%) Open Source
5 9 (8.65%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.81%) Mathematics
7 5 (4.81%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.92%) Statistics
9 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.96%) Wiki
9 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.42%) UNIX
1 15 (14.42%) Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Android
2 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (86.54%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (50.96%) TDD
2 53 (50.96%) Software Engineering
3 35 (33.65%) Scrum
4 25 (24.04%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (23.08%) OO
6 23 (22.12%) Multithreading
7 14 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (8.65%) BDD
9 7 (6.73%) Pair Programming
10 6 (5.77%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.77%) Integration Testing
10 6 (5.77%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.81%) System Testing
11 5 (4.81%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.81%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (3.85%) Analytics
12 4 (3.85%) MVC
13 3 (2.88%) MapReduce
14 2 (1.92%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (24.04%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.46%) SQL
4 9 (8.65%) Ruby
5 6 (5.77%) Scala
6 2 (1.92%) Haskell
6 2 (1.92%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (19.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Oracle
2 9 (8.65%) Sony
3 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (0.96%) Splunk
5 1 (0.96%) Sun
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Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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