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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Engineer
Rank 850 862 855
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 36 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.010% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 20
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 23 January 2015 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 23 January 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 +35 32 £55,000 +10.00% 6
London +14 25 £55,000 -2.22% 4
City of London - 16 £45,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 5 - -
East of England - 5 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
County Antrim - 4 - -
Belfast - 4 - -
Bristol +1 1 £55,000 -21.42%
South West -8 1 £55,000 -21.42%
South East -32 1 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £57,500 -

Senior Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 94 (100.00%) Java
2 85 (90.43%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (55.32%) TDD
4 47 (50.00%) Web Services
5 43 (45.74%) J2EE
5 43 (45.74%) Software Engineering
6 31 (32.98%) Spring
7 29 (30.85%) Multithreading
8 26 (27.66%) Scrum
9 24 (25.53%) HTML
10 22 (23.40%) Algorithms
11 20 (21.28%) Grails
12 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
12 19 (20.21%) Big Data
13 18 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (19.15%) NoSQL
13 18 (19.15%) CSS
13 18 (19.15%) OO
14 17 (18.09%) Linux
14 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
14 17 (18.09%) Banking
15 16 (17.02%) Finance
16 15 (15.96%) SQL
16 15 (15.96%) Degree
17 14 (14.89%) Java EE
17 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
17 14 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (14.89%) JUnit
17 14 (14.89%) UNIX
17 14 (14.89%) JSF

Senior Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (5.32%) Confluence
2 4 (4.26%) Mule
3 3 (3.19%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) SaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.21%) Big Data
2 18 (19.15%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.45%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.38%) MySQL
5 5 (5.32%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.19%) HBase
6 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.19%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.06%) Redis
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.89%) JUnit
2 14 (14.89%) Subversion
3 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.38%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.32%) Fiddler
5 5 (5.32%) JIRA
5 5 (5.32%) Mockito
6 2 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 17 (18.09%) Banking
2 16 (17.02%) Finance
3 11 (11.70%) Publishing
4 6 (6.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.06%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (50.00%) Web Services
2 43 (45.74%) J2EE
3 31 (32.98%) Spring
4 24 (25.53%) HTML
5 20 (21.28%) Grails
6 18 (19.15%) CSS
7 14 (14.89%) Java EE
7 14 (14.89%) JSF
7 14 (14.89%) PrimeFaces
8 11 (11.70%) REST
9 9 (9.57%) LAMP
9 9 (9.57%) XML
9 9 (9.57%) JMS
10 8 (8.51%) Hibernate
11 6 (6.38%) JSP
11 6 (6.38%) Servlets
12 5 (5.32%) SOAP
12 5 (5.32%) EJB
12 5 (5.32%) J2SE
12 5 (5.32%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Algorithms
2 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
3 13 (13.83%) Visualisation
4 9 (9.57%) Open Source
5 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.32%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.13%) Statistics
7 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Linux
2 14 (14.89%) UNIX
3 3 (3.19%) Android
3 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (90.43%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (55.32%) TDD
3 43 (45.74%) Software Engineering
4 29 (30.85%) Multithreading
5 26 (27.66%) Scrum
6 18 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (19.15%) OO
7 14 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (11.70%) BDD
9 9 (9.57%) SOA
10 6 (6.38%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.38%) Integration Testing
10 6 (6.38%) MVC
10 6 (6.38%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.32%) OOP
11 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.32%) Pair Programming
11 5 (5.32%) System Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.96%) SQL
4 9 (9.57%) Ruby
5 5 (5.32%) Scala
6 2 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Oracle
2 9 (9.57%) Sony
3 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.32%) Splunk
5 2 (2.13%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 per annum + Package
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