The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer - Java
UK
Rank 730 799 880
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 129 131 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 104 116 60
Median salary £60,000 £52,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.83% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,250 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
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 Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer within the UK.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +64 121 £60,000 +14.83% 18
London +31 31 £67,500 +16.37% 4
Yorkshire +39 27 £60,000 +36.36% 3
East of England +24 19 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Leeds +43 17 £60,000 +20.00% 2
West Yorkshire +32 17 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 15 £45,000 -14.28% 1
North West -10 15 £60,000 +20.00%
Manchester -11 15 £60,000 +20.00%
South East +52 13 £60,000 +12.14% 3
South West +8 12 £42,500 -5.55% 5
South Yorkshire +12 11 £60,000 +39.53% 1
Sheffield +12 11 £60,000 +39.53% 1
Cambridge +10 11 £45,000 -14.28% 1
City of London +20 7 £87,500 +29.62%
Berkshire +51 6 £58,750 +12.98% 1
Somerset +3 6 £38,000 -10.58% 3
Wiltshire +23 5 £42,500 -19.04%
Hampshire - 5 £60,000 -
Essex +29 4 - - 1
West Midlands - 4 £42,500 - 1
Wales - 4 £80,000 -
South Wales - 4 £80,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £80,000 -
Newport - 4 £80,000 -
Reading - 4 - - 1
Scotland +27 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Swindon - 3 - -
Edinburgh +4 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Coventry - 2 £43,750 - 1

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 223 (100.00%) Java
2 219 (98.21%) Software Engineering
3 121 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (46.19%) SQL
5 93 (41.70%) Spring
6 84 (37.67%) NoSQL
7 82 (36.77%) Degree
8 79 (35.43%) OO
9 67 (30.04%) TDD
10 66 (29.60%) Git (software)
11 65 (29.15%) HTML
12 64 (28.70%) Continuous Integration
13 61 (27.35%) Hibernate
14 59 (26.46%) JavaScript
15 52 (23.32%) Scrum
16 51 (22.87%) Python
17 50 (22.42%) Linux
18 46 (20.63%) Microservices
19 44 (19.73%) Algorithms
19 44 (19.73%) Finance
20 42 (18.83%) C++
20 42 (18.83%) Jenkins
21 41 (18.39%) REST
21 41 (18.39%) JUnit
22 40 (17.94%) Data Structures
23 38 (17.04%) J2EE
23 38 (17.04%) CSS
23 38 (17.04%) Automated Testing
23 38 (17.04%) Maven
24 37 (16.59%) RESTful

Senior Java Software Engineer 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 28 (12.56%) Tomcat
2 23 (10.31%) JBoss
3 19 (8.52%) Apache Spark
4 11 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (4.48%) Jetty
5 10 (4.48%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.04%) nginx
6 9 (4.04%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.59%) Apache
8 7 (3.14%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (1.79%) Confluence
9 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.35%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.35%) CMS
10 3 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.35%) SAS
11 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.90%) IIS
12 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (4.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.14%) SaaS
3 5 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.48%) Bluetooth
2 9 (4.04%) 802.11
2 9 (4.04%) Wireless
3 8 (3.59%) Internet
4 3 (1.35%) SMTP
5 1 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) Firewall
5 1 (0.45%) HTTP
5 1 (0.45%) Network Security
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (37.67%) NoSQL
2 35 (15.70%) MongoDB
3 34 (15.25%) MySQL
4 29 (13.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 29 (13.00%) Relational Database
5 26 (11.66%) Big Data
6 18 (8.07%) SQL Server
7 17 (7.62%) Hadoop
7 17 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (5.83%) Oracle Database
9 9 (4.04%) InterSystems Cache
9 9 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (3.59%) Neo4j
10 8 (3.59%) RDBMS
11 7 (3.14%) HBase
11 7 (3.14%) Sqoop
12 6 (2.69%) Redis
13 4 (1.79%) GIS
13 4 (1.79%) JasperReports
14 3 (1.35%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 66 (29.60%) Git (software)
2 42 (18.83%) Jenkins
3 41 (18.39%) JUnit
4 38 (17.04%) Maven
5 36 (16.14%) Subversion
6 32 (14.35%) Mercurial
7 23 (10.31%) Eclipse
7 23 (10.31%) Selenium
8 15 (6.73%) Ant
9 14 (6.28%) Cucumber
9 14 (6.28%) IntelliJ
9 14 (6.28%) JIRA
10 13 (5.83%) Hudson
11 12 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (4.93%) Mockito
13 9 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (4.04%) Talend Open Studio
14 7 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (2.69%) Jasmine
15 6 (2.69%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (19.73%) Finance
2 20 (8.97%) Electronics
3 15 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.28%) Marketing
5 13 (5.83%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.69%) Banking
7 4 (1.79%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.79%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Advertising
8 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.90%) Military
9 1 (0.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (41.70%) Spring
2 65 (29.15%) HTML
3 61 (27.35%) Hibernate
4 41 (18.39%) REST
5 38 (17.04%) CSS
5 38 (17.04%) J2EE
6 37 (16.59%) RESTful
7 36 (16.14%) Web Services
8 30 (13.45%) Java EE
9 28 (12.56%) .NET
10 25 (11.21%) SOAP
11 22 (9.87%) AngularJS
11 22 (9.87%) JPA
12 19 (8.52%) JSP
13 18 (8.07%) JMS
14 17 (7.62%) Ajax
14 17 (7.62%) XML
15 13 (5.83%) Spring Boot
16 12 (5.38%) JSF
16 12 (5.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.73%) Algorithms
2 40 (17.94%) Data Structures
3 33 (14.80%) Computer Science
4 19 (8.52%) Fintech
5 13 (5.83%) Mathematics
6 11 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.24%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.79%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.79%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.79%) User Experience
10 3 (1.35%) Life Science
10 3 (1.35%) SCADA
10 3 (1.35%) Social Media
10 3 (1.35%) Social Network
11 2 (0.90%) iPad
12 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.45%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.42%) Linux
2 29 (13.00%) Windows
3 14 (6.28%) Unix
4 12 (5.38%) Android
5 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.35%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (98.21%) Software Engineering
2 121 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (35.43%) OO
4 67 (30.04%) TDD
5 64 (28.70%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (23.32%) Scrum
7 46 (20.63%) Microservices
8 38 (17.04%) Automated Testing
9 30 (13.45%) Open Source
10 29 (13.00%) BDD
11 24 (10.76%) SDLC
12 23 (10.31%) Web Development
13 21 (9.42%) UML
14 20 (8.97%) MVC
15 19 (8.52%) Kanban
15 19 (8.52%) Mentoring
15 19 (8.52%) Unit Testing
16 17 (7.62%) ETL
17 16 (7.17%) DevOps
18 15 (6.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 223 (100.00%) Java
2 103 (46.19%) SQL
3 59 (26.46%) JavaScript
4 51 (22.87%) Python
5 42 (18.83%) C++
6 21 (9.42%) C#
7 20 (8.97%) Scala
8 15 (6.73%) Perl
8 15 (6.73%) PHP
9 13 (5.83%) Shell Script
10 12 (5.38%) C
11 10 (4.48%) Go
12 9 (4.04%) Ruby
13 7 (3.14%) Groovy
14 3 (1.35%) Clojure
14 3 (1.35%) F#
14 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.90%) Erlang
15 2 (0.90%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 82 (36.77%) Degree
2 8 (3.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.90%) PhD
4 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.97%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (6.28%) HDFS
2 6 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.69%) Docker
3 4 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.35%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.69%) Puppet
2 4 (1.79%) Ansible
3 3 (1.35%) Oozie
4 2 (0.90%) Grafana
4 2 (0.90%) Kibana
4 2 (0.90%) logstash
4 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.45%) yum
Vendors
1 34 (15.25%) Oracle
2 14 (6.28%) SAP
3 13 (5.83%) Atlassian
4 11 (4.93%) Splunk
5 9 (4.04%) Fiorano
5 9 (4.04%) ILOG
5 9 (4.04%) Talend
5 9 (4.04%) WSO2
6 8 (3.59%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.14%) Cloudera
7 7 (3.14%) Hortonworks
8 6 (2.69%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.79%) Adobe
9 4 (1.79%) Google
10 3 (1.35%) Altova
10 3 (1.35%) IBM
10 3 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.90%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.90%) Facebook
11 2 (0.90%) Perforce
Somerset
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Salary: Great Benefits!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + flexible hours, bonus, equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
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