The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Java Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Programmer
UK
Rank 818 912 929
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 45 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.041% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.042% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 34
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £62,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +47.05%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Java Programmer in the job title.

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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Programmer
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +91 45 £52,500 -12.50% 1
East of England +14 17 £52,500 -16.00%
Essex +17 14 £52,500 -16.00%
London +47 12 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Colchester +3 11 £52,500 -16.00%
South East +57 8 £62,500 -
South West - 8 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 8 £45,000 -
Swindon - 8 £45,000 -
Crawley +13 6 £62,500 -
West Sussex +8 6 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £47,500 +5.55%
City of London +23 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Canary Wharf - 1 £90,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £57,500 -
Reading - 1 £80,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £80,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £80,000 -

Senior Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 50 (69.44%) HTML
3 45 (62.50%) CSS
3 45 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 45 (62.50%) Degree
4 43 (59.72%) Oracle
5 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (56.94%) Computer Science
7 29 (40.28%) J2EE
8 27 (37.50%) Relational Database
9 26 (36.11%) OOP
10 25 (34.72%) Ajax
10 25 (34.72%) WebSphere
11 24 (33.33%) OO
11 24 (33.33%) JBoss
12 23 (31.94%) E-Commerce
13 22 (30.56%) Swing
14 21 (29.17%) Spring
14 21 (29.17%) WebLogic
14 21 (29.17%) SQL
15 20 (27.78%) Oracle Database
16 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
16 18 (25.00%) C++
16 18 (25.00%) Linux
17 17 (23.61%) MySQL
17 17 (23.61%) Open Source
18 16 (22.22%) C
18 16 (22.22%) Hibernate
19 15 (20.83%) JSP

Senior Java Programmer 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 25 (34.72%) WebSphere
2 24 (33.33%) JBoss
3 21 (29.17%) WebLogic
4 13 (18.06%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.56%) Apache
5 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.78%) Confluence
6 2 (2.78%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 20 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 17 (23.61%) MySQL
4 8 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.17%) Big Data
6 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) Jenkins
1 11 (15.28%) Selenium
2 10 (13.89%) Ant
2 10 (13.89%) Maven
3 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 9 (12.50%) JMeter
3 9 (12.50%) JUnit
4 7 (9.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (9.72%) JIRA
5 6 (8.33%) Gradle
6 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.94%) IntelliJ
6 5 (6.94%) Liquibase
6 5 (6.94%) Mockito
6 5 (6.94%) Robot Framework
7 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.56%) Subversion
8 2 (2.78%) GitLab
8 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Publishing
6 1 (1.39%) Front Office
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (69.44%) HTML
2 45 (62.50%) CSS
3 29 (40.28%) J2EE
4 25 (34.72%) Ajax
5 22 (30.56%) Swing
6 21 (29.17%) Spring
7 16 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 15 (20.83%) JSP
9 12 (16.67%) JPA
10 11 (15.28%) Web Services
11 10 (13.89%) JSF
12 8 (11.11%) XML
13 7 (9.72%) Java EE
14 6 (8.33%) Spring MVC
15 5 (6.94%) Lambda Expressions
15 5 (6.94%) REST
15 5 (6.94%) Spring Boot
15 5 (6.94%) Spring Security
15 5 (6.94%) Thymeleaf
16 4 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 41 (56.94%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (36.11%) OOP
4 24 (33.33%) OO
5 23 (31.94%) E-Commerce
6 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 17 (23.61%) Open Source
8 14 (19.44%) Multithreading
9 12 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 12 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
9 12 (16.67%) TDD
10 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (15.28%) MVC
11 7 (9.72%) SDLC
11 7 (9.72%) Web Design
12 6 (8.33%) DevOps
12 6 (8.33%) Migration
12 6 (8.33%) OOD
13 5 (6.94%) Coaching
13 5 (6.94%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 18 (25.00%) C++
5 16 (22.22%) C
6 12 (16.67%) Assembly Language
7 10 (13.89%) Python
8 8 (11.11%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.56%) Perl
9 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.17%) Scala
11 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.78%) R
12 1 (1.39%) Go
Qualifications
1 45 (62.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) IBM
3 3 (4.17%) Solace
3 3 (4.17%) Sybase
3 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.78%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.78%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.78%) Splunk
4 2 (2.78%) VMware
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