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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Programmer
Rank 891 943 982
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 21 32 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.029% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.030% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 5
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £47,000 £37,339
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +15.78%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Java Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Programmer
Top 8 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 30 September 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 +47 21 £67,500 +12.50%
East of England +28 10 £62,500 +38.88%
Essex - 10 £62,500 -
London +32 9 £90,000 +33.33%
Colchester - 9 £62,500 -
South West +1 2 £47,500 -15.55%
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £47,500 -

Senior Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (75.93%) Software Engineering
3 33 (61.11%) Oracle
4 32 (59.26%) Degree
5 29 (53.70%) HTML
5 29 (53.70%) CSS
6 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
6 28 (51.85%) Computer Science
7 27 (50.00%) Relational Database
8 26 (48.15%) J2EE
9 25 (46.30%) OO
10 23 (42.59%) OOP
11 22 (40.74%) JBoss
12 21 (38.89%) Open Source
13 20 (37.04%) Oracle Database
13 20 (37.04%) Swing
13 20 (37.04%) WebLogic
13 20 (37.04%) E-Commerce
13 20 (37.04%) Ajax
13 20 (37.04%) WebSphere
14 15 (27.78%) Unix
15 14 (25.93%) SQL
16 13 (24.07%) Docker
17 11 (20.37%) Spring
18 10 (18.52%) Python
19 9 (16.67%) Linux
19 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (16.67%) Scala
19 9 (16.67%) Hadoop

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 22 (40.74%) JBoss
2 20 (37.04%) WebLogic
2 20 (37.04%) WebSphere
3 9 (16.67%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.41%) SAS
4 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.56%) Apache
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (37.04%) Oracle Database
3 9 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
4 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
5 6 (11.11%) MySQL
6 5 (9.26%) Apache Hive
6 5 (9.26%) HBase
7 3 (5.56%) Big Data
7 3 (5.56%) Impala
8 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
1 5 (9.26%) JUnit
1 5 (9.26%) Selenium
2 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.41%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) Ant
3 3 (5.56%) Maven
4 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.85%) GitLab
5 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) CSS
1 29 (53.70%) HTML
2 26 (48.15%) J2EE
3 20 (37.04%) Ajax
3 20 (37.04%) Swing
4 11 (20.37%) Spring
5 7 (12.96%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.41%) Node.js
6 4 (7.41%) Web Services
7 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.56%) CSS3
7 3 (5.56%) HTML5
7 3 (5.56%) Java EE
7 3 (5.56%) Spring MVC
7 3 (5.56%) XML
8 2 (3.70%) DAO
8 2 (3.70%) GWT
8 2 (3.70%) Java SE
8 2 (3.70%) SOAP
8 2 (3.70%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Internet of Things
3 5 (9.26%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Unix
2 9 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (12.96%) Android
3 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (75.93%) Software Engineering
2 25 (46.30%) OO
3 23 (42.59%) OOP
4 21 (38.89%) Open Source
5 20 (37.04%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.81%) DevOps
7 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (12.96%) Multithreading
8 7 (12.96%) Scrum
8 7 (12.96%) TDD
9 6 (11.11%) Line Management
9 6 (11.11%) Machine Learning
9 6 (11.11%) MVC
10 4 (7.41%) ETL
10 4 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (7.41%) SDLC
11 3 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.93%) SQL
4 10 (18.52%) Python
5 9 (16.67%) Scala
6 7 (12.96%) C++
7 4 (7.41%) R
7 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.85%) C
10 1 (1.85%) C#
10 1 (1.85%) Groovy
10 1 (1.85%) Perl
10 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (59.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Docker
2 5 (9.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Cloudera
2 4 (7.41%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.85%) Solace
4 1 (1.85%) Splunk
4 1 (1.85%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO