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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 844 890 970
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 32 65 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.061% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.063% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 31 62 20
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £49,700 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +21.05%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Programmer
Top 17 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 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 +33 28 £62,500 +8.69% 3
East of England +17 13 £52,500 -16.00%
Colchester +16 11 £67,500 +8.00%
Essex +13 11 £67,500 +8.00%
South East +75 8 £62,500 +8.69%
Crawley - 8 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 8 £62,500 -
London +33 6 £70,000 +21.73% 2
South Wales - 4 £33,173 -
Cardiff - 4 £33,173 -
Wales - 4 £33,173 -
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £47,500 +5.55%
South West +15 1 - - 1
City of London +15 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Chiswick - 1 £57,500 -
Swindon - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1

Senior Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (70.00%) Oracle
3 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
3 41 (68.33%) Software Engineering
4 40 (66.67%) HTML
4 40 (66.67%) CSS
5 38 (63.33%) Degree
6 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
8 30 (50.00%) Relational Database
9 27 (45.00%) J2EE
10 25 (41.67%) WebSphere
10 25 (41.67%) Ajax
11 22 (36.67%) Open Source
11 22 (36.67%) Oracle Database
11 22 (36.67%) OOP
11 22 (36.67%) JBoss
12 21 (35.00%) Swing
12 21 (35.00%) OO
12 21 (35.00%) WebLogic
12 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
13 18 (30.00%) Linux
14 13 (21.67%) MySQL
14 13 (21.67%) C++
14 13 (21.67%) Spring
15 12 (20.00%) SQL
16 11 (18.33%) Unix
16 11 (18.33%) Multithreading
17 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing
17 10 (16.67%) Python

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 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 22 (36.67%) JBoss
3 21 (35.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (13.33%) Apache Spark
4 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.67%) Apache
5 4 (6.67%) SAS
5 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 22 (36.67%) Oracle Database
3 13 (21.67%) MySQL
4 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 8 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.67%) Apache Hive
7 4 (6.67%) HBase
8 3 (5.00%) Big Data
9 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.33%) Impala
10 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.67%) Redis
10 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.33%) Selenium
2 4 (6.67%) Ant
2 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.67%) JMeter
2 4 (6.67%) JUnit
2 4 (6.67%) Maven
2 4 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.67%) GitLab
4 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (66.67%) CSS
1 40 (66.67%) HTML
2 27 (45.00%) J2EE
3 25 (41.67%) Ajax
4 21 (35.00%) Swing
5 13 (21.67%) Spring
6 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 8 (13.33%) JSP
7 8 (13.33%) Web Services
7 8 (13.33%) XML
8 5 (8.33%) Java EE
8 5 (8.33%) JPA
8 5 (8.33%) JSF
8 5 (8.33%) Spring MVC
9 4 (6.67%) Spring Web Flow
10 3 (5.00%) CSS3
10 3 (5.00%) HTML5
10 3 (5.00%) Node.js
11 2 (3.33%) Kafka
11 2 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Software Engineering
2 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.67%) OOP
3 22 (36.67%) Open Source
4 21 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 21 (35.00%) OO
5 11 (18.33%) Multithreading
6 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.00%) DevOps
8 8 (13.33%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (11.67%) MVC
9 7 (11.67%) Web Design
10 6 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (10.00%) Line Management
10 6 (10.00%) Machine Learning
11 5 (8.33%) SDLC
12 4 (6.67%) ETL
12 4 (6.67%) Feasibility Study
12 4 (6.67%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.67%) C++
4 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 10 (16.67%) C
5 10 (16.67%) Python
6 8 (13.33%) Assembly Language
7 7 (11.67%) Scala
8 6 (10.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.67%) R
10 2 (3.33%) Perl
11 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (63.33%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Docker
2 4 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Ansible
2 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.33%) Puppet
2 2 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (70.00%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) Cloudera
2 4 (6.67%) Hortonworks
2 4 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (3.33%) Solace
3 2 (3.33%) Sybase
3 2 (3.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.67%) Splunk
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