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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Programmer
UK
Rank 806 869 908
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 45 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.050% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.051% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 41 49 34
Median salary £52,500 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,250 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £62,500 £30,565
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +104.48%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +71 42 £58,750 - 3
East of England +24 18 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Essex +24 14 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Colchester +11 12 £52,500 -16.00% 1
South East +73 11 £62,500 +13.63%
Crawley - 10 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 10 £62,500 -
London +33 9 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £47,500 +5.55%
South West - 4 - -
Wiltshire - 4 - -
Swindon - 4 - -
Cardiff - 3 £33,173 -
South Wales - 3 £33,173 -
Wales - 3 £33,173 -
City of London +8 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Chiswick - 1 £57,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £80,000 -

Senior Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 66 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (71.21%) JavaScript
3 45 (68.18%) HTML
3 45 (68.18%) Degree
4 44 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 43 (65.15%) Oracle
6 42 (63.64%) CSS
7 41 (62.12%) Computer Science
8 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (43.94%) J2EE
9 29 (43.94%) Relational Database
10 26 (39.39%) OOP
10 26 (39.39%) WebSphere
10 26 (39.39%) Ajax
11 25 (37.88%) JBoss
12 23 (34.85%) OO
12 23 (34.85%) Oracle Database
13 22 (33.33%) Swing
13 22 (33.33%) E-Commerce
13 22 (33.33%) WebLogic
14 19 (28.79%) Open Source
15 18 (27.27%) Linux
16 17 (25.76%) SQL
16 17 (25.76%) C++
17 16 (24.24%) C
17 16 (24.24%) MySQL
17 16 (24.24%) Spring
18 14 (21.21%) Multithreading
19 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
20 12 (18.18%) Mathematics

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 26 (39.39%) WebSphere
2 25 (37.88%) JBoss
3 22 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.06%) Apache Spark
5 4 (6.06%) SAS
5 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.03%) Apache
6 2 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.94%) Relational Database
2 23 (34.85%) Oracle Database
3 16 (24.24%) MySQL
4 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
7 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (4.55%) Big Data
8 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.52%) Redis
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
1 7 (10.61%) JMeter
1 7 (10.61%) Selenium
2 5 (7.58%) Ant
2 5 (7.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (7.58%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) JUnit
2 5 (7.58%) Maven
3 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.55%) Gradle
4 3 (4.55%) IntelliJ
4 3 (4.55%) Liquibase
4 3 (4.55%) Mockito
4 3 (4.55%) Robot Framework
5 2 (3.03%) GitLab
5 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Games
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) HTML
2 42 (63.64%) CSS
3 29 (43.94%) J2EE
4 26 (39.39%) Ajax
5 22 (33.33%) Swing
6 16 (24.24%) Spring
7 12 (18.18%) JSP
8 11 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 10 (15.15%) JPA
10 9 (13.64%) Web Services
11 8 (12.12%) JSF
12 6 (9.09%) XML
13 5 (7.58%) Java EE
13 5 (7.58%) REST
14 4 (6.06%) Spring Web Flow
15 3 (4.55%) Java SE
15 3 (4.55%) Spring Boot
15 3 (4.55%) Spring MVC
15 3 (4.55%) Spring Security
15 3 (4.55%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 41 (62.12%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.06%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (39.39%) OOP
4 23 (34.85%) OO
5 22 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 19 (28.79%) Open Source
7 14 (21.21%) Multithreading
8 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
9 12 (18.18%) Multithreaded Programming
10 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (13.64%) TDD
12 8 (12.12%) DevOps
13 7 (10.61%) Web Design
14 6 (9.09%) MVC
15 5 (7.58%) Microservices
15 5 (7.58%) SDLC
16 4 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
16 4 (6.06%) Feasibility Study
16 4 (6.06%) Load Testing
16 4 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (71.21%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.76%) C++
3 17 (25.76%) SQL
4 16 (24.24%) C
5 12 (18.18%) Assembly Language
6 11 (16.67%) Python
7 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.06%) Perl
8 4 (6.06%) R
8 4 (6.06%) Scala
9 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (68.18%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Cloudera
2 4 (6.06%) Hortonworks
2 4 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (3.03%) Solace
3 2 (3.03%) Splunk
3 2 (3.03%) Sybase
3 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.52%) VMware
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