The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 855 822 871
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 64 52 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.047% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.049% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 60 49 30
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -21 57 £50,000 - 6
South East +2 25 £55,000 +15.78% 2
East of England - 14 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +14 13 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
London -62 9 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Stevenage - 8 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -7 5 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Berkshire +3 4 £77,500 +72.22%
Kidlington - 4 £55,000 - 1
Staines - 4 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 4 £77,500 -
City of London -16 3 £65,000 +18.18%
East Midlands - 3 £41,000 -
South West - 3 £45,000 - 2
Norfolk - 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 £41,000 -
Northampton - 3 £41,000 -
Norwich - 3 - -
Manchester +1 2 £42,500 -4.49%
North West -3 2 £42,500 -4.49%
Wales - 2 £40,000 -
South Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £46,250 -
Tyne and Wear -5 1 £37,500 -14.77%
Oxford -6 1 £45,000 +12.50%
North East -8 1 £37,500 -14.77%

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 127 (100.00%) Java
1 127 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 72 (56.69%) Spring
3 58 (45.67%) J2EE
4 55 (43.31%) SQL
5 53 (41.73%) Oracle
6 45 (35.43%) Hibernate
7 40 (31.50%) OO
8 38 (29.92%) Finance
9 35 (27.56%) HTML
10 33 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (25.20%) UNIX
12 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
13 30 (23.62%) C++
13 30 (23.62%) Degree
14 29 (22.83%) Linux
14 29 (22.83%) Multithreading
15 28 (22.05%) Computer Science
16 27 (21.26%) QA
17 25 (19.69%) User Stories
17 25 (19.69%) Information Security
18 24 (18.90%) C
19 23 (18.11%) Web Services
20 21 (16.54%) Scrum
20 21 (16.54%) TDD
21 19 (14.96%) E-Commerce
22 18 (14.17%) C#
23 17 (13.39%) Windows
23 17 (13.39%) Python
24 16 (12.60%) Project Management

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.87%) Tomcat
1 10 (7.87%) MQSeries
2 7 (5.51%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.15%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.57%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.79%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) DNS
2 1 (0.79%) SSL
2 1 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.45%) SQL Server
1 12 (9.45%) NoSQL
1 12 (9.45%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.09%) MySQL
3 6 (4.72%) Big Data
3 6 (4.72%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.15%) DB2
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.57%) Redis
8 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (10.24%) Selenium
2 10 (7.87%) FitNesse
3 6 (4.72%) JUnit
3 6 (4.72%) JIRA
4 4 (3.15%) Ant
4 4 (3.15%) Subversion
4 4 (3.15%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.36%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.36%) Maven
5 3 (2.36%) Trac
6 2 (1.57%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.57%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.57%) JMeter
7 1 (0.79%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (29.92%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Banking
3 10 (7.87%) Investment Banking
3 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.72%) Games
5 5 (3.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (56.69%) Spring
2 58 (45.67%) J2EE
3 45 (35.43%) Hibernate
4 35 (27.56%) HTML
5 23 (18.11%) Web Services
6 16 (12.60%) JSP
7 15 (11.81%) Middleware
7 15 (11.81%) CSS
8 13 (10.24%) XML
9 12 (9.45%) SOAP
10 9 (7.09%) Struts
10 9 (7.09%) Java EE
11 7 (5.51%) Spring MVC
11 7 (5.51%) J2SE
12 6 (4.72%) XSL
12 6 (4.72%) JDBC
12 6 (4.72%) JSON
12 6 (4.72%) Ajax
13 5 (3.94%) iBATIS
13 5 (3.94%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.05%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.60%) Mathematics
3 15 (11.81%) Mobile App
4 10 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.94%) Robotics
6 3 (2.36%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.57%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.57%) Physics
7 2 (1.57%) Open Source
7 2 (1.57%) Machine Learning
8 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.79%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.20%) UNIX
2 29 (22.83%) Linux
3 17 (13.39%) Windows
4 5 (3.94%) Windows CE
5 3 (2.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (31.50%) OO
3 33 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (22.83%) Multithreading
5 25 (19.69%) Information Security
5 25 (19.69%) User Stories
6 21 (16.54%) TDD
6 21 (16.54%) Scrum
7 19 (14.96%) E-Commerce
8 16 (12.60%) Project Management
9 14 (11.02%) Pair Programming
10 12 (9.45%) OOP
11 11 (8.66%) OOD
12 10 (7.87%) Risk Management
12 10 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (7.87%) Waterfall
13 9 (7.09%) MVC
14 8 (6.30%) OOA/OOD
14 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (4.72%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 127 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (43.31%) SQL
3 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
4 30 (23.62%) C++
5 24 (18.90%) C
6 18 (14.17%) C#
7 17 (13.39%) Python
8 3 (2.36%) Scala
8 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.57%) Ruby
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.79%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 30 (23.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 53 (41.73%) Oracle
2 10 (7.87%) TIBCO
2 10 (7.87%) hybris
3 5 (3.94%) JBoss
3 5 (3.94%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.15%) Sybase
4 4 (3.15%) Perforce
5 3 (2.36%) Apple
6 1 (0.79%) VMware
6 1 (0.79%) Blackboard
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