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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer - Java
UK
Rank 735 803 902
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +99
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 127 149 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 97 128 49
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,850 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.16%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +61 125 £60,000 +11.62% 14
London +38 32 £67,500 +12.50% 4
Yorkshire +50 29 £60,000 +36.36% 3
South West +25 19 £48,250 +1.57% 3
East of England +23 19 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Leeds +48 18 £60,000 +9.09% 2
West Yorkshire +44 18 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Manchester -11 15 £60,000 +20.00%
North West -16 15 £60,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +13 13 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Cambridge +18 10 £45,000 - 2
Sheffield +16 10 £60,000 +37.93% 1
South Yorkshire +11 10 £60,000 +37.93% 1
South East +63 8 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Wiltshire +22 7 £42,500 -19.04%
Somerset +2 7 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Essex +27 6 - -
City of London +15 5 £67,500 -
Swindon - 5 - -
Hampshire - 4 £60,000 -
West Midlands +23 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Devon - 3 £57,500 - 1
Berkshire +40 2 £67,500 +35.00%
Bristol +4 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Warminster - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry - 2 £43,750 -
Scotland +14 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Bath +2 1 £49,000 +15.29%

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Java
2 230 (98.29%) Software Engineering
3 116 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (45.73%) SQL
5 93 (39.74%) OO
6 91 (38.89%) NoSQL
7 90 (38.46%) Degree
8 89 (38.03%) Spring
9 81 (34.62%) Git (software)
10 76 (32.48%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (28.63%) TDD
11 67 (28.63%) HTML
12 65 (27.78%) JavaScript
13 64 (27.35%) Hibernate
14 59 (25.21%) Algorithms
15 58 (24.79%) Scrum
16 57 (24.36%) Automated Testing
17 52 (22.22%) Data Structures
18 51 (21.79%) Subversion
19 49 (20.94%) Linux
20 48 (20.51%) REST
21 46 (19.66%) C++
21 46 (19.66%) Python
22 44 (18.80%) Mercurial
22 44 (18.80%) Microservices
23 43 (18.38%) Finance
24 42 (17.95%) CSS
25 40 (17.09%) Maven
25 40 (17.09%) Jenkins
26 38 (16.24%) JUnit

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 36 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 27 (11.54%) JBoss
3 17 (7.26%) Apache Spark
4 13 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (5.13%) Jetty
6 11 (4.70%) Apache
6 11 (4.70%) nginx
6 11 (4.70%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.70%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.71%) IIS
10 3 (1.28%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.28%) Confluence
10 3 (1.28%) SAS
11 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.56%) SaaS
4 5 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.98%) Bluetooth
2 13 (5.56%) 802.11
2 13 (5.56%) Wireless
3 7 (2.99%) Internet
4 3 (1.28%) SMTP
5 2 (0.85%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
6 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 37 (15.81%) MySQL
3 34 (14.53%) MongoDB
4 31 (13.25%) Relational Database
5 23 (9.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (9.83%) Big Data
6 21 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (7.26%) SQL Server
8 16 (6.84%) Hadoop
9 13 (5.56%) Oracle Database
10 11 (4.70%) InterSystems Cache
10 11 (4.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (4.27%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.99%) HBase
12 7 (2.99%) Sqoop
13 6 (2.56%) GIS
13 6 (2.56%) JasperReports
13 6 (2.56%) Neo4j
13 6 (2.56%) Redis
14 3 (1.28%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 81 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 51 (21.79%) Subversion
3 44 (18.80%) Mercurial
4 40 (17.09%) Jenkins
4 40 (17.09%) Maven
5 38 (16.24%) JUnit
6 24 (10.26%) Eclipse
7 22 (9.40%) Ant
7 22 (9.40%) Selenium
8 17 (7.26%) Hudson
8 17 (7.26%) JIRA
9 15 (6.41%) IntelliJ
10 13 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (4.70%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (4.70%) Talend Open Studio
12 9 (3.85%) Mockito
12 9 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (3.42%) Cucumber
14 7 (2.99%) Gradle
14 7 (2.99%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (18.38%) Finance
2 21 (8.97%) Electronics
3 12 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.70%) Marketing
5 10 (4.27%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.56%) Banking
7 4 (1.71%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.85%) Advertising
8 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.85%) Military
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (38.03%) Spring
2 67 (28.63%) HTML
3 64 (27.35%) Hibernate
4 48 (20.51%) REST
5 42 (17.95%) CSS
6 36 (15.38%) J2EE
7 34 (14.53%) Web Services
8 32 (13.68%) RESTful
9 30 (12.82%) AngularJS
10 24 (10.26%) JPA
11 23 (9.83%) Java EE
11 23 (9.83%) JMS
12 22 (9.40%) XML
13 21 (8.97%) .NET
13 21 (8.97%) SOAP
14 18 (7.69%) Ajax
14 18 (7.69%) JSP
15 16 (6.84%) JSON
16 15 (6.41%) Spring MVC
17 14 (5.98%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.21%) Algorithms
2 52 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 32 (13.68%) Computer Science
4 20 (8.55%) Fintech
5 10 (4.27%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.14%) Semantic Web
8 5 (2.14%) User Experience
8 5 (2.14%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.71%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.28%) Social Media
10 3 (1.28%) Social Network
11 2 (0.85%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.85%) iPad
11 2 (0.85%) SCADA
12 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.94%) Linux
2 34 (14.53%) Windows
3 16 (6.84%) Android
3 16 (6.84%) Unix
4 5 (2.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (98.29%) Software Engineering
2 116 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (39.74%) OO
4 76 (32.48%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (28.63%) TDD
6 58 (24.79%) Scrum
7 57 (24.36%) Automated Testing
8 44 (18.80%) Microservices
9 32 (13.68%) Open Source
10 26 (11.11%) UML
11 25 (10.68%) BDD
11 25 (10.68%) MVC
11 25 (10.68%) Unit Testing
12 23 (9.83%) Web Development
13 21 (8.97%) ETL
14 20 (8.55%) SDLC
15 18 (7.69%) Kanban
15 18 (7.69%) Mentoring
16 17 (7.26%) Mathematics
16 17 (7.26%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 234 (100.00%) Java
2 107 (45.73%) SQL
3 65 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 46 (19.66%) C++
4 46 (19.66%) Python
5 19 (8.12%) Perl
6 16 (6.84%) C#
6 16 (6.84%) Scala
7 15 (6.41%) C
7 15 (6.41%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.13%) PHP
9 10 (4.27%) Groovy
10 9 (3.85%) Go
11 8 (3.42%) Ruby
12 5 (2.14%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.28%) Clojure
13 3 (1.28%) F#
13 3 (1.28%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.85%) Erlang
14 2 (0.85%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 90 (38.46%) Degree
2 15 (6.41%) SC Cleared
2 15 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.12%) QA
System Software
1 14 (5.98%) HDFS
2 9 (3.85%) Docker
3 8 (3.42%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.28%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.14%) Puppet
2 4 (1.71%) Ansible
3 3 (1.28%) Oozie
4 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.43%) yum
Vendors
1 32 (13.68%) Oracle
2 13 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 11 (4.70%) Fiorano
3 11 (4.70%) ILOG
3 11 (4.70%) SAP
3 11 (4.70%) Splunk
3 11 (4.70%) Talend
3 11 (4.70%) WSO2
4 7 (2.99%) Cloudera
4 7 (2.99%) Hortonworks
5 6 (2.56%) Adobe
5 6 (2.56%) Altova
5 6 (2.56%) Google
6 5 (2.14%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.14%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.28%) IBM
7 3 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.85%) F5
8 2 (0.85%) Facebook
9 1 (0.43%) VMware
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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Ticketmaster
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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