The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 865 846 847
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 31 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.021% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.022% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 30
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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 11 July 2014 within the UK.

Senior Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Programmer
Top 10 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 11 July 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
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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 -8 31 £45,000 -21.73%
London -39 20 £60,000 +4.34%
West Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
Leeds - 9 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 6 £60,000 -
Clapham - 6 £60,000 -
East of England - 2 £44,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £44,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £44,000 -

Senior Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 70 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (61.43%) J2EE
3 38 (54.29%) Spring
4 36 (51.43%) XML
5 32 (45.71%) Oracle
6 30 (42.86%) HTML
7 28 (40.00%) MVC
7 28 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 27 (38.57%) SQL
8 27 (38.57%) Spring MVC
9 26 (37.14%) Linux
10 25 (35.71%) Servlets
10 25 (35.71%) JUnit
11 24 (34.29%) Web Services
12 22 (31.43%) Multithreading
13 21 (30.00%) UNIX
13 21 (30.00%) Software Engineering
14 19 (27.14%) CSS
15 18 (25.71%) JDBC
16 17 (24.29%) JBoss
17 16 (22.86%) Tomcat
17 16 (22.86%) XSL
17 16 (22.86%) MySQL
18 15 (21.43%) Ajax
18 15 (21.43%) SOA
19 14 (20.00%) Ant
19 14 (20.00%) SOAP
19 14 (20.00%) Hibernate
19 14 (20.00%) jQuery
20 13 (18.57%) JSON

Senior Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 16 (22.86%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.43%) Jetty
2 8 (11.43%) Confluence
3 3 (4.29%) Mule
3 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.29%) DB2
7 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) JUnit
2 14 (20.00%) Ant
3 13 (18.57%) Eclipse
4 10 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 8 (11.43%) VisualVM
5 8 (11.43%) SoapUI
5 8 (11.43%) FishEye
5 8 (11.43%) IntelliJ
6 5 (7.14%) Maven
7 4 (5.71%) JIRA
8 1 (1.43%) Selenium
8 1 (1.43%) ANTLR
8 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.43%) Subversion
8 1 (1.43%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Online Betting
4 2 (2.86%) Games
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (61.43%) J2EE
2 38 (54.29%) Spring
3 36 (51.43%) XML
4 30 (42.86%) HTML
5 27 (38.57%) Spring MVC
6 25 (35.71%) Servlets
7 24 (34.29%) Web Services
8 19 (27.14%) CSS
9 18 (25.71%) JDBC
10 16 (22.86%) XSL
11 15 (21.43%) Ajax
12 14 (20.00%) Hibernate
12 14 (20.00%) jQuery
12 14 (20.00%) SOAP
13 13 (18.57%) JSON
14 6 (8.57%) JSF
14 6 (8.57%) JavaBeans
15 5 (7.14%) XSLT
15 5 (7.14%) Java EE
16 4 (5.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Linux
2 21 (30.00%) UNIX
3 12 (17.14%) Windows
4 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 28 (40.00%) MVC
2 22 (31.43%) Multithreading
3 21 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (21.43%) SOA
5 10 (14.29%) TDD
6 9 (12.86%) OO
7 8 (11.43%) Performance Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.57%) BDD
9 5 (7.14%) OOD
10 3 (4.29%) CRM
10 3 (4.29%) Scrum
10 3 (4.29%) Migration
10 3 (4.29%) BPEL
10 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.29%) Cash Management
10 3 (4.29%) Low Latency
10 3 (4.29%) Test Scripting
11 2 (2.86%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (38.57%) SQL
3 13 (18.57%) Bash Shell
4 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.86%) C#
5 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
6 1 (1.43%) Groovy
6 1 (1.43%) Scala
6 1 (1.43%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.43%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.43%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) YUM
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Oracle
2 17 (24.29%) JBoss
3 12 (17.14%) Perforce
4 8 (11.43%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.71%) Google
6 3 (4.29%) Sybase
7 2 (2.86%) SAP
7 2 (2.86%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.43%) Facebook