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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer - Java
Rank 809 869 892
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 112 98 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.091% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.094% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 87 72 108
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%

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
94551 104274 117052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79526 85540 95895
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +55 103 £59,000 +24.21% 14
London +60 41 £65,000 +8.33% 7
South East +22 28 £50,000 -16.66% 2
East of England +45 15 £59,000 +26.88% 2
Oxfordshire +3 13 £65,000 -3.70%
Abingdon - 12 - -
South West +8 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
City of London - 9 £60,000 - 2
Hampshire +14 8 £50,000 +19.04% 2
Cambridge +10 8 £59,000 +26.88% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 8 £59,000 +26.88% 2
Scotland +6 6 £45,500 +1.11%
Bristol +1 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Glasgow -3 6 £45,500 +13.75%
North West +18 5 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Manchester +11 5 £57,500 -
West Midlands -21 4 £47,500 +14.45%
Hertfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire +10 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Reading +5 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Essex - 3 £47,500 -
Saffron Walden - 3 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey +13 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Birmingham -4 2 £45,000 +8.43%
Middlesex - 2 £57,500 -
Winchester - 2 £62,500 -
Bath - 2 £47,500 -
Somerset - 2 £47,500 -
South Wales - 2 £50,000 -

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 256 (100.00%) Java
2 251 (98.05%) Software Engineering
3 140 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (39.45%) Spring
5 92 (35.94%) JavaScript
6 84 (32.81%) Maven
7 80 (31.25%) Oracle
8 78 (30.47%) Degree
9 77 (30.08%) TDD
10 65 (25.39%) J2EE
10 65 (25.39%) Mentoring
11 64 (25.00%) SQL
12 62 (24.22%) HTML
13 61 (23.83%) OO
14 57 (22.27%) Scrum
15 55 (21.48%) MVC
15 55 (21.48%) Computer Science
16 54 (21.09%) Linux
17 53 (20.70%) Web Services
18 49 (19.14%) Jenkins
19 48 (18.75%) Open Source
20 47 (18.36%) NoSQL
20 47 (18.36%) JUnit
20 47 (18.36%) Continuous Integration
21 46 (17.97%) Python
21 46 (17.97%) JMS
22 45 (17.58%) Tomcat
22 45 (17.58%) Spring MVC
23 43 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
24 42 (16.41%) QA

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 45 (17.58%) Tomcat
2 20 (7.81%) Node.js
3 16 (6.25%) JBoss
4 15 (5.86%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (5.08%) Apache
5 13 (5.08%) Mule
6 12 (4.69%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.13%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.34%) Confluence
9 4 (1.56%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.56%) SAS
10 3 (1.17%) Apache TomEE
10 3 (1.17%) CMS
10 3 (1.17%) PegaRULES
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.39%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.47%) SaaS
3 12 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.13%) PaaS
6 7 (2.73%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.34%) GitHub
8 5 (1.95%) Google App Engine
9 3 (1.17%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.78%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 2 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.39%) IaaS
11 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.33%) Internet
2 7 (2.73%) ATM
3 4 (1.56%) HTTP
3 4 (1.56%) LDAP
4 3 (1.17%) AMQP
4 3 (1.17%) MQTT
5 2 (0.78%) Firewall
5 2 (0.78%) SMTP
5 2 (0.78%) SS7
5 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.36%) NoSQL
2 27 (10.55%) MySQL
3 22 (8.59%) Big Data
3 22 (8.59%) Hadoop
4 21 (8.20%) Couchbase
4 21 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (4.30%) SQL Server
7 9 (3.52%) Apache Hive
8 8 (3.13%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.73%) Hazelcast
10 5 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.95%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.78%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 84 (32.81%) Maven
2 49 (19.14%) Jenkins
3 47 (18.36%) JUnit
4 35 (13.67%) Git (software)
5 24 (9.38%) Selenium
6 20 (7.81%) Mercurial
7 12 (4.69%) Ant
7 12 (4.69%) jMock
7 12 (4.69%) Mockito
8 10 (3.91%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.52%) Hudson
9 9 (3.52%) JIRA
10 8 (3.13%) Eclipse
11 7 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (2.73%) git-flow
11 7 (2.73%) Gradle
11 7 (2.73%) Vagrant
12 6 (2.34%) Subversion
13 4 (1.56%) Grunt
13 4 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 21 (8.20%) Finance
2 15 (5.86%) Retail
3 10 (3.91%) Banking
3 10 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.56%) French Language
5 4 (1.56%) Games
6 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (39.45%) Spring
2 65 (25.39%) J2EE
3 62 (24.22%) HTML
4 53 (20.70%) Web Services
5 46 (17.97%) JMS
6 45 (17.58%) Spring MVC
7 41 (16.02%) Hibernate
7 41 (16.02%) XML
8 36 (14.06%) CSS
9 35 (13.67%) AngularJS
10 32 (12.50%) JSON
11 26 (10.16%) RESTful
11 26 (10.16%) SOAP
12 21 (8.20%) Java EE
12 21 (8.20%) jQuery
13 18 (7.03%) Ajax
13 18 (7.03%) JPA
13 18 (7.03%) JSP
13 18 (7.03%) Struts
14 17 (6.64%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 55 (21.48%) Computer Science
2 43 (16.80%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (9.77%) Mathematics
4 20 (7.81%) Physics
5 16 (6.25%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.52%) User Experience
7 8 (3.13%) Internet of Things
8 7 (2.73%) Derivative
8 7 (2.73%) EFT
9 6 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.95%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.56%) BBC
12 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.17%) Social Media
13 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.78%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.09%) Linux
2 27 (10.55%) Unix
2 27 (10.55%) Windows
3 4 (1.56%) Debian
3 4 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.78%) CoreOS
4 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (98.05%) Software Engineering
2 140 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (30.08%) TDD
4 65 (25.39%) Mentoring
5 61 (23.83%) OO
6 57 (22.27%) Scrum
7 55 (21.48%) MVC
8 48 (18.75%) Open Source
9 47 (18.36%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (14.45%) BDD
11 34 (13.28%) SOA
12 29 (11.33%) Pair Programming
13 28 (10.94%) OOP
14 27 (10.55%) High Availability
15 26 (10.16%) E-Commerce
16 25 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (9.77%) DevOps
16 25 (9.77%) Multithreading
17 22 (8.59%) OOD
18 20 (7.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 256 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (35.94%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.00%) SQL
4 46 (17.97%) Python
5 42 (16.41%) C++
6 38 (14.84%) C#
7 23 (8.98%) Scala
8 19 (7.42%) C
9 12 (4.69%) PL/SQL
10 11 (4.30%) Perl
10 11 (4.30%) XPath
10 11 (4.30%) XQuery
11 10 (3.91%) Groovy
12 9 (3.52%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.13%) Ruby
14 7 (2.73%) Go
14 7 (2.73%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.56%) AspectJ
16 1 (0.39%) Clojure
16 1 (0.39%) F#
Qualifications
1 78 (30.47%) Degree
2 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.17%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.41%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO15022
2 1 (0.39%) ISO20022
System Software
1 19 (7.42%) Docker
2 4 (1.56%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (8.20%) Puppet
2 7 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 80 (31.25%) Oracle
2 15 (5.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.86%) Sophos
3 13 (5.08%) Google
4 7 (2.73%) Sybase
4 7 (2.73%) webMethods
4 7 (2.73%) WSO2
5 6 (2.34%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.95%) SAP
7 4 (1.56%) Pega
7 4 (1.56%) Sun
8 3 (1.17%) CyberSource
9 2 (0.78%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.78%) iRise
9 2 (0.78%) Perforce
10 1 (0.39%) hybris
10 1 (0.39%) IBM
10 1 (0.39%) Talend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Pens, Health etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Contract: £450-£550
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 58k-60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Open Table
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Belfast
CME Group
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85,000 to £100,000 + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago