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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 882 892 879
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 22 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.013% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 29
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £52,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,565 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-32.07% -

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
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 17 December 2014 within the UK.

Senior Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Programmer
Top 14 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 17 December 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 +6 15 £60,000 +33.33% 4
London +32 10 £60,000 -8.04% 3
City of London - 5 £60,000 -
Wales +14 4 £30,565 -5.95%
South Wales +10 4 £30,565 -5.95%
Cardiff +4 4 £30,565 -5.95%
East of England - 4 £47,500 -
Peterborough - 3 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £47,500 -
South East -9 1 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Surrey -9 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Woking - 1 £65,000 -
Hertford - 1 £60,000 -

Senior Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) XML
4 11 (40.74%) J2EE
4 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
4 11 (40.74%) Spring
5 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
6 8 (29.63%) Banking
6 8 (29.63%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 7 (25.93%) Struts
7 7 (25.93%) Web Services
7 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
8 6 (22.22%) XSLT
8 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
8 6 (22.22%) JSON
8 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) CSS
9 5 (18.52%) Servlets
9 5 (18.52%) HTTP
9 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (18.52%) Ajax
9 5 (18.52%) Java EE
9 5 (18.52%) RESTful
10 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.81%) Ant

Senior Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) Mule
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) JCAPS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.81%) Ant
3 3 (11.11%) JMeter
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 8 (29.63%) Banking
2 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Front Office
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) XML
2 11 (40.74%) J2EE
2 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
2 11 (40.74%) Spring
3 7 (25.93%) Struts
3 7 (25.93%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) XSLT
4 6 (22.22%) JSON
5 5 (18.52%) Java EE
5 5 (18.52%) Ajax
5 5 (18.52%) RESTful
5 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) Servlets
6 4 (14.81%) Middleware
6 4 (14.81%) DOM
6 4 (14.81%) REST
6 4 (14.81%) Akka
6 4 (14.81%) Spring MVC
7 3 (11.11%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) Functional Programming
4 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.70%) System Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) Scala
3 4 (14.81%) Haskell
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Sybase
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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