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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 874 896 881
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 16 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.031% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.033% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 22
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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 -7 16 £55,000 +22.22% 1
London +21 4 £75,000 +30.43%
West Midlands -25 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Leamington Spa - 3 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £55,000 -
North West - 3 £42,500 -
Manchester - 3 £42,500 -
East of England +17 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Essex +1 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South East - 2 £65,000 -
South West - 2 £57,500 -
City of London +33 1 £80,000 +39.13%
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £75,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £57,500 -
Oxford - 1 £75,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £75,000 -
Dorset - 1 - -

Senior Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) Spring
4 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
4 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.04%) Finance
5 15 (31.91%) Web Services
6 14 (29.79%) Eclipse
6 14 (29.79%) JSON
7 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
7 13 (27.66%) XML
7 13 (27.66%) J2EE
8 12 (25.53%) HTML
8 12 (25.53%) Degree
8 12 (25.53%) Banking
9 11 (23.40%) Tomcat
10 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
10 10 (21.28%) Telecoms
11 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (19.15%) TDD
11 9 (19.15%) Maven
11 9 (19.15%) Mobile Development
12 8 (17.02%) User Experience
12 8 (17.02%) Android
12 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
12 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
12 8 (17.02%) Build Automation
12 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
12 8 (17.02%) Android Development
12 8 (17.02%) CSS

Senior Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (23.40%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.51%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.51%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Heroku
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
3 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) OLAP
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Eclipse
2 9 (19.15%) Maven
3 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.51%) JMeter
5 3 (6.38%) Hudson
6 2 (4.26%) NetBeans
6 2 (4.26%) Subversion
7 1 (2.13%) Ant
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 10 (21.28%) Telecoms
4 6 (12.77%) Retail
5 4 (8.51%) Games
6 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
6 3 (6.38%) Front Office
7 2 (4.26%) Back Office
8 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) Spring
2 15 (31.91%) Web Services
3 14 (29.79%) JSON
4 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
4 13 (27.66%) XML
4 13 (27.66%) J2EE
5 12 (25.53%) HTML
6 8 (17.02%) CSS
7 7 (14.89%) XSLT
8 6 (12.77%) Spring MVC
8 6 (12.77%) JPA
8 6 (12.77%) RESTful
8 6 (12.77%) REST
8 6 (12.77%) Akka
8 6 (12.77%) spray
9 5 (10.64%) JSP
9 5 (10.64%) Servlets
10 4 (8.51%) Struts
10 4 (8.51%) Swing
10 4 (8.51%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (8.51%) Fixed Income
5 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.26%) Open Source
7 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.13%) Equities
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Android
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
2 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) TDD
3 9 (19.15%) Mobile Development
4 8 (17.02%) Build Automation
4 8 (17.02%) Android Development
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 6 (12.77%) Web Development
6 6 (12.77%) MVC
6 6 (12.77%) Functional Programming
7 5 (10.64%) Pair Programming
7 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.51%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (8.51%) Load Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.38%) Low Latency
9 3 (6.38%) OO
9 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.77%) Haskell
4 6 (12.77%) Scala
5 4 (8.51%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Sybase
1 4 (8.51%) IBM
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Informatica
3 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
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