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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer - Java
Rank 808 868 872
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 115 104 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 86 80 127
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 June 2016 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 27 June 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 +44 108 £57,500 +4.54% 9
London +57 44 £65,000 +8.33% 6
South East +31 28 £50,000 -16.66% 1
South West +12 15 £47,500 -13.63% 1
East of England +46 14 £59,000 +26.88%
Hampshire +18 11 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Oxfordshire +1 11 £65,000 -
Cambridge +12 9 £59,000 +26.88%
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £59,000 +26.88%
Abingdon - 9 - -
City of London - 8 £90,000 -
Somerset - 7 £34,000 - 1
Bristol +5 6 £58,750 +6.81%
Taunton - 6 £33,000 - 1
North West +16 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Manchester +6 5 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Scotland +6 3 £45,500 -9.00%
Glasgow - 3 £45,500 -
Wales - 3 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £40,000 -
South Wales - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey +18 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxford -6 2 £65,000 -
West Midlands -17 2 £51,250 +5.12%
Torfaen - 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 £57,500 -
Winchester - 2 £62,500 -
Cwmbran - 2 - -
Reading +1 1 £70,000 +16.66%

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Java
2 245 (98.00%) Software Engineering
3 135 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 84 (33.60%) Spring
6 74 (29.60%) TDD
7 69 (27.60%) Maven
8 64 (25.60%) Degree
8 64 (25.60%) J2EE
9 62 (24.80%) Mentoring
10 61 (24.40%) Oracle
10 61 (24.40%) OO
11 58 (23.20%) SQL
12 56 (22.40%) HTML
13 53 (21.20%) Scrum
13 53 (21.20%) Open Source
14 51 (20.40%) NoSQL
15 49 (19.60%) Web Services
16 48 (19.20%) Linux
17 44 (17.60%) Python
18 43 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
19 42 (16.80%) JUnit
19 42 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
20 41 (16.40%) C++
20 41 (16.40%) Computer Science
21 39 (15.60%) C#
22 38 (15.20%) MVC
22 38 (15.20%) QA
23 36 (14.40%) Git (software)
24 35 (14.00%) AngularJS

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 26 (10.40%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.80%) Apache
3 12 (4.80%) JBoss
4 11 (4.40%) Mule
5 7 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.40%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.40%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.40%) SAS
7 5 (2.00%) Confluence
8 3 (1.20%) Apache TomEE
8 3 (1.20%) CMS
9 2 (0.80%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (0.80%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.80%) SaaS
3 10 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.40%) GitHub
5 6 (2.40%) PaaS
6 5 (2.00%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.00%) Google App Engine
7 3 (1.20%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.40%) IaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.60%) Internet
2 7 (2.80%) ATM
3 4 (1.60%) HTTP
3 4 (1.60%) LDAP
4 2 (0.80%) AMQP
4 2 (0.80%) Firewall
4 2 (0.80%) MQTT
4 2 (0.80%) SMTP
4 2 (0.80%) SS7
4 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.40%) NoSQL
2 32 (12.80%) Big Data
3 27 (10.80%) Hadoop
4 25 (10.00%) MySQL
5 20 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.20%) Couchbase
7 15 (6.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (4.40%) MongoDB
9 10 (4.00%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.40%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.00%) Hazelcast
13 4 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.60%) Data Mining
14 3 (1.20%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.80%) MarkLogic
16 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
16 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 69 (27.60%) Maven
2 42 (16.80%) JUnit
3 36 (14.40%) Git (software)
4 33 (13.20%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.00%) Ant
6 12 (4.80%) Selenium
7 11 (4.40%) Cucumber
7 11 (4.40%) jMock
7 11 (4.40%) Mockito
8 8 (3.20%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.20%) JIRA
9 7 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.80%) Gradle
9 7 (2.80%) Hudson
9 7 (2.80%) Vagrant
10 5 (2.00%) git-flow
10 5 (2.00%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.60%) Grunt
11 4 (1.60%) RSpec
11 4 (1.60%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (10.00%) Finance
2 13 (5.20%) Retail
3 10 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.60%) Banking
5 6 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.00%) Games
7 4 (1.60%) French Language
8 3 (1.20%) Advertising
8 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.80%) Legal
9 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.80%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (33.60%) Spring
2 64 (25.60%) J2EE
3 56 (22.40%) HTML
4 49 (19.60%) Web Services
5 35 (14.00%) AngularJS
6 34 (13.60%) CSS
6 34 (13.60%) Hibernate
6 34 (13.60%) XML
7 33 (13.20%) JSON
8 32 (12.80%) JMS
8 32 (12.80%) RESTful
9 29 (11.60%) Spring MVC
10 24 (9.60%) Node.js
11 23 (9.20%) Java EE
12 22 (8.80%) SOAP
13 19 (7.60%) HTML5
14 18 (7.20%) Ajax
15 16 (6.40%) Apache Camel
16 15 (6.00%) REST
17 14 (5.60%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (16.40%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.40%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.40%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.60%) User Experience
6 8 (3.20%) Internet of Things
7 7 (2.80%) Derivative
7 7 (2.80%) EFT
8 6 (2.40%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (2.00%) Physics
10 4 (1.60%) BBC
11 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.20%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.20%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.80%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.80%) Fintech
12 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.20%) Linux
2 23 (9.20%) Unix
3 22 (8.80%) Windows
4 4 (1.60%) Debian
4 4 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.80%) CoreOS
5 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.40%) Android
6 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (98.00%) Software Engineering
2 135 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (29.60%) TDD
4 62 (24.80%) Mentoring
5 61 (24.40%) OO
6 53 (21.20%) Open Source
6 53 (21.20%) Scrum
7 43 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (15.20%) MVC
9 33 (13.20%) BDD
10 28 (11.20%) Multithreading
11 27 (10.80%) High Availability
11 27 (10.80%) OOP
12 26 (10.40%) E-Commerce
12 26 (10.40%) SOA
13 25 (10.00%) Pair Programming
14 23 (9.20%) DevOps
15 21 (8.40%) OOD
16 18 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (6.40%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 250 (100.00%) Java
2 85 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 58 (23.20%) SQL
4 44 (17.60%) Python
5 41 (16.40%) C++
6 39 (15.60%) C#
7 28 (11.20%) Scala
8 19 (7.60%) C
9 13 (5.20%) Groovy
10 12 (4.80%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.00%) Perl
12 9 (3.60%) Go
12 9 (3.60%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.20%) Ruby
14 7 (2.80%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.80%) XPath
14 7 (2.80%) XQuery
15 4 (1.60%) AspectJ
15 4 (1.60%) F#
16 2 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 64 (25.60%) Degree
2 7 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.20%) PhD
3 3 (1.20%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.20%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.40%) ISO15022
2 1 (0.40%) ISO20022
System Software
1 16 (6.40%) Docker
2 6 (2.40%) Apache Flume
2 6 (2.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (8.00%) Puppet
2 7 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.40%) Oozie
4 2 (0.80%) Grafana
4 2 (0.80%) Kibana
4 2 (0.80%) StatsD
Vendors
1 61 (24.40%) Oracle
2 13 (5.20%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.20%) Sophos
3 11 (4.40%) Google
4 7 (2.80%) SAP
4 7 (2.80%) Sybase
5 6 (2.40%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.00%) webMethods
6 5 (2.00%) WSO2
7 4 (1.60%) Sun
8 3 (1.20%) CyberSource
8 3 (1.20%) Perforce
9 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.40%) hybris
10 1 (0.40%) IBM
10 1 (0.40%) PayPal
10 1 (0.40%) Pega
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + benefits
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London
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Salary: £70k to £80k
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London
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Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
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