The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 874 904 851
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 18 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.021% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.023% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 26
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,000 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java Programmer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer within the UK.

Senior Java Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Java Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Programmer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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 +12 18 £52,500 +16.66% 3
London +24 12 £60,000 - 2
East of England +8 4 £50,000 +13.63% 1
Essex - 3 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +14 1 £45,000 +2.27%
City of London - 1 £72,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £43,500 -
Bristol - 1 £55,000 -
North West - 1 £43,500 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) Spring
3 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (53.33%) Scrum
5 14 (46.67%) SQL
6 13 (43.33%) HTML
6 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
7 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
7 11 (36.67%) XML
8 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 10 (33.33%) TDD
9 9 (30.00%) Web Services
9 9 (30.00%) OO
10 8 (26.67%) JBoss
10 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
11 7 (23.33%) Degree
11 7 (23.33%) jQuery
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle
12 6 (20.00%) CSS
12 6 (20.00%) JSP
12 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 5 (16.67%) Pair Programming
13 5 (16.67%) Java SE
13 5 (16.67%) Kanban
13 5 (16.67%) JPA
13 5 (16.67%) RESTful
13 5 (16.67%) Apache Solr
13 5 (16.67%) SQL Server

Senior Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (26.67%) JBoss
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 4 (13.33%) Node.js
5 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) ATM
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) OLAP
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
1 3 (10.00%) Hudson
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Front Office
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Spring
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) XML
4 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (20.00%) JSP
8 5 (16.67%) Java SE
8 5 (16.67%) JPA
8 5 (16.67%) RESTful
9 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
9 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 4 (13.33%) JSON
9 4 (13.33%) Servlets
9 4 (13.33%) J2EE
10 3 (10.00%) REST
11 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
11 2 (6.67%) .NET
11 2 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) EFT
3 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Scrum
3 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
4 10 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (30.00%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.67%) Pair Programming
8 5 (16.67%) E-business
8 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 5 (16.67%) SDLC
8 5 (16.67%) Kanban
9 4 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (10.00%) OOP
10 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
11 2 (6.67%) BDD
11 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) Groovy
6 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) StatsD
2 1 (3.33%) logstash
2 1 (3.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Splunk
3 1 (3.33%) New Relic
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago