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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 902 936 949
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 29 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.026% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.027% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 37
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016 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 24 July 2016. 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 trends)
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 +48 28 £62,500 +19.04% 1
East of England +46 18 £62,500 +25.00%
Essex +14 12 £62,500 +25.00%
Colchester - 11 £62,500 -
London +25 5 £105,000 +75.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £45,000 -
Cambridge +4 5 £45,000 -
South West +21 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Epsom - 2 £75,000 -
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Surrey - 2 £75,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £47,500 -
South East - 2 £75,000 -
West Midlands -3 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Saffron Walden - 1 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £40,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £47,500 -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 74 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (68.92%) Software Engineering
2 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 39 (52.70%) HTML
4 39 (52.70%) CSS
4 39 (52.70%) Degree
5 38 (51.35%) OO
6 36 (48.65%) Oracle
7 35 (47.30%) JBoss
7 35 (47.30%) Computer Science
8 29 (39.19%) J2EE
9 28 (37.84%) SQL
10 26 (35.14%) OOP
11 25 (33.78%) Relational Database
12 24 (32.43%) Oracle Database
12 24 (32.43%) WebLogic
12 24 (32.43%) WebSphere
12 24 (32.43%) Spring
13 23 (31.08%) Ajax
13 23 (31.08%) E-Commerce
13 23 (31.08%) Swing
13 23 (31.08%) Open Source
14 20 (27.03%) Unix
14 20 (27.03%) Python
15 17 (22.97%) MVC
15 17 (22.97%) Hibernate
15 17 (22.97%) Scrum
15 17 (22.97%) TDD
16 14 (18.92%) JUnit

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 35 (47.30%) JBoss
2 24 (32.43%) WebLogic
2 24 (32.43%) WebSphere
3 13 (17.57%) Tomcat
4 9 (12.16%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.70%) Apache
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.35%) Jetty
7 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) Relational Database
2 24 (32.43%) Oracle Database
3 12 (16.22%) RDBMS
4 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.16%) Hadoop
6 8 (10.81%) Apache Hive
6 8 (10.81%) HBase
7 7 (9.46%) Big Data
8 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.11%) Impala
9 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
10 3 (4.05%) MySQL
11 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
12 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
12 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.35%) Redis
12 1 (1.35%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Cucumber
1 14 (18.92%) JUnit
2 12 (16.22%) Subversion
3 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.41%) Selenium
5 2 (2.70%) Ant
5 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.70%) Maven
5 2 (2.70%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.70%) CSS
1 39 (52.70%) HTML
2 29 (39.19%) J2EE
3 24 (32.43%) Spring
4 23 (31.08%) Ajax
4 23 (31.08%) Swing
5 17 (22.97%) Hibernate
6 12 (16.22%) Node.js
7 10 (13.51%) JSP
7 10 (13.51%) RESTful
7 10 (13.51%) XHTML
8 6 (8.11%) Web Services
9 5 (6.76%) Spring MVC
10 4 (5.41%) Java EE
11 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.05%) MyBatis
11 3 (4.05%) Oracle ADF
12 2 (2.70%) Akka
12 2 (2.70%) Kafka
12 2 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.30%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (13.51%) Client/Server
3 10 (13.51%) Internet of Things
4 5 (6.76%) Data Integration
4 5 (6.76%) Raspberry Pi
5 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.70%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Unix
2 8 (10.81%) Android
2 8 (10.81%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Windows
5 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (68.92%) Software Engineering
2 38 (51.35%) OO
3 26 (35.14%) OOP
4 23 (31.08%) E-Commerce
4 23 (31.08%) Open Source
5 17 (22.97%) MVC
5 17 (22.97%) Scrum
5 17 (22.97%) TDD
6 12 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (14.86%) Kanban
8 10 (13.51%) BDD
8 10 (13.51%) User Stories
9 9 (12.16%) Multithreading
10 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.41%) DevOps
12 4 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (4.05%) Data Privacy
13 3 (4.05%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 28 (37.84%) SQL
4 20 (27.03%) Python
5 12 (16.22%) PL/SQL
6 11 (14.86%) C++
7 10 (13.51%) Groovy
7 10 (13.51%) Ruby
8 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
9 6 (8.11%) Perl
10 5 (6.76%) C
10 5 (6.76%) Scala
11 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.70%) C#
13 1 (1.35%) Go
13 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (52.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Docker
2 8 (10.81%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Ansible
1 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.05%) Puppet
1 3 (4.05%) Salt
2 1 (1.35%) Kibana
2 1 (1.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Oracle
2 2 (2.70%) Rackspace
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