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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer - Java
Rank 833 823 841
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 78 141 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 66 113 113
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +7.36%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -5 71 £55,000 +4.76% 10
London +33 24 £72,500 +16.00% 2
South West -24 17 £46,000 -18.22% 2
South East +40 14 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Somerset 0 9 £46,000 +8.23%
North West +13 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Manchester -3 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Bath -4 6 £46,000 +8.23%
Oxfordshire -11 6 £34,957 -46.22% 1
East of England +10 5 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Cambridge +10 5 £43,000 -4.44%
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £43,000 -4.44%
Bristol -21 5 £50,000 -28.57% 1
South Wales - 5 £50,000 -
Wales - 5 £50,000 -
Cwmbran - 4 - -
Torfaen - 4 - -
Berkshire +30 3 £68,000 +60.00% 1
Reading +11 3 £68,000 +60.00%
Taunton - 3 £42,000 -
Leeds - 3 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 - 2
Cheshire +29 2 £42,500 -16.66%
Oxford -8 2 £65,000 - 1
Warrington - 2 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Swindon - 2 £50,000 -
Stockport - 2 £55,000 -

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 193 (99.48%) Software Engineering
3 127 (65.46%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (44.33%) Spring
5 59 (30.41%) SQL
6 51 (26.29%) Degree
7 50 (25.77%) Web Services
8 49 (25.26%) HTML
9 48 (24.74%) J2EE
10 46 (23.71%) Python
11 45 (23.20%) Oracle
11 45 (23.20%) TDD
12 44 (22.68%) Hibernate
12 44 (22.68%) NoSQL
13 43 (22.16%) Finance
13 43 (22.16%) JavaScript
14 42 (21.65%) Maven
14 42 (21.65%) RESTful
15 41 (21.13%) Scrum
16 40 (20.62%) Java EE
17 37 (19.07%) JUnit
17 37 (19.07%) Open Source
18 36 (18.56%) OO
18 36 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
19 35 (18.04%) Git (software)
20 34 (17.53%) Linux
21 33 (17.01%) C#
22 31 (15.98%) Mentoring
23 28 (14.43%) Jenkins
23 28 (14.43%) Big Data

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 16 (8.25%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.12%) JBoss
3 7 (3.61%) Apache Pig
3 7 (3.61%) CMS
3 7 (3.61%) SAS
4 6 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.09%) Mule
4 6 (3.09%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.09%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.58%) Jetty
5 5 (2.58%) nginx
6 4 (2.06%) Confluence
6 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.55%) Apache TomEE
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.52%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (4.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.58%) SaaS
3 4 (2.06%) GitHub
4 3 (1.55%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) Internet
2 4 (2.06%) ATM
3 3 (1.55%) HTTP
4 2 (1.03%) Firewall
4 2 (1.03%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.68%) NoSQL
2 28 (14.43%) Big Data
3 20 (10.31%) MongoDB
4 19 (9.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (9.79%) Hadoop
5 18 (9.28%) Relational Database
5 18 (9.28%) SQL Server
6 17 (8.76%) MySQL
7 12 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.64%) Neo4j
8 9 (4.64%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.61%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.58%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.03%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.03%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (21.65%) Maven
2 37 (19.07%) JUnit
3 35 (18.04%) Git (software)
4 28 (14.43%) Jenkins
5 21 (10.82%) Cucumber
6 16 (8.25%) Selenium
7 13 (6.70%) Ant
8 12 (6.19%) Mockito
9 11 (5.67%) Eclipse
10 10 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (4.12%) Vagrant
12 7 (3.61%) IntelliJ
13 6 (3.09%) Gradle
13 6 (3.09%) JIRA
14 5 (2.58%) Hudson
14 5 (2.58%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (2.58%) Talend Open Studio
15 4 (2.06%) Mocha
15 4 (2.06%) RSpec
15 4 (2.06%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (22.16%) Finance
2 18 (9.28%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.64%) Banking
3 9 (4.64%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.64%) Retail
4 8 (4.12%) Electronics
4 8 (4.12%) Marketing
5 7 (3.61%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.06%) Advertising
8 2 (1.03%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Games
9 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (44.33%) Spring
2 50 (25.77%) Web Services
3 49 (25.26%) HTML
4 48 (24.74%) J2EE
5 44 (22.68%) Hibernate
6 42 (21.65%) RESTful
7 40 (20.62%) Java EE
8 25 (12.89%) AngularJS
9 23 (11.86%) CSS
10 22 (11.34%) REST
10 22 (11.34%) SOAP
11 18 (9.28%) .NET
11 18 (9.28%) JMS
11 18 (9.28%) XML
12 17 (8.76%) JPA
13 14 (7.22%) HTML5
13 14 (7.22%) JSP
13 14 (7.22%) Node.js
13 14 (7.22%) Spring MVC
14 13 (6.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 26 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.12%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.61%) Derivative
5 7 (3.61%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.09%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.09%) Fintech
7 5 (2.58%) User Experience
8 4 (2.06%) BBC
8 4 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.06%) EFT
8 4 (2.06%) Life Science
9 3 (1.55%) SCADA
10 2 (1.03%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.53%) Linux
2 23 (11.86%) Windows
3 19 (9.79%) Unix
4 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (99.48%) Software Engineering
2 127 (65.46%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (23.20%) TDD
4 41 (21.13%) Scrum
5 37 (19.07%) Open Source
6 36 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (18.56%) OO
7 31 (15.98%) Mentoring
8 26 (13.40%) Multithreading
9 25 (12.89%) DevOps
10 22 (11.34%) Microservices
10 22 (11.34%) Pair Programming
11 20 (10.31%) E-Commerce
12 18 (9.28%) MVC
12 18 (9.28%) OOP
12 18 (9.28%) SDLC
13 15 (7.73%) BDD
13 15 (7.73%) High Availability
13 15 (7.73%) UML
13 15 (7.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (30.41%) SQL
3 46 (23.71%) Python
4 43 (22.16%) JavaScript
5 33 (17.01%) C#
6 28 (14.43%) C++
7 26 (13.40%) Scala
8 13 (6.70%) C
9 11 (5.67%) Go
9 11 (5.67%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.64%) Ruby
11 7 (3.61%) F#
11 7 (3.61%) T-SQL
12 6 (3.09%) Groovy
12 6 (3.09%) PHP
12 6 (3.09%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.03%) Clojure
14 2 (1.03%) R
14 2 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 51 (26.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) PhD
3 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.89%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.12%) Docker
2 7 (3.61%) Apache Flume
2 7 (3.61%) HDFS
3 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (5.15%) Puppet
2 8 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.61%) Oozie
4 4 (2.06%) Grafana
4 4 (2.06%) Kibana
5 2 (1.03%) logstash
5 2 (1.03%) StatsD
Vendors
1 45 (23.20%) Oracle
2 15 (7.73%) SAP
3 14 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.15%) Sophos
5 7 (3.61%) Atlassian
5 7 (3.61%) Perforce
5 7 (3.61%) Splunk
5 7 (3.61%) Sybase
6 6 (3.09%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.58%) Fiorano
7 5 (2.58%) ILOG
7 5 (2.58%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.58%) Talend
7 5 (2.58%) WSO2
8 3 (1.55%) CyberSource
8 3 (1.55%) Google
8 3 (1.55%) Sun
9 2 (1.03%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.52%) Facebook
10 1 (0.52%) PayPal
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus £8,400 travel allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Waterloo, London
Kobalt Music
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago