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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer - Java
Rank 772 824 880
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 107 138 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 89 123 87
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
86471 102103 109760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.56% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71855 85111 90926
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +39 95 £60,000 +14.28% 12
London +51 31 £67,500 +12.50% 4
South East +68 20 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Yorkshire +30 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South West +8 11 £42,500 -2.29% 3
East of England +1 11 £46,000 -23.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 10 £46,000 +2.22% 1
West Yorkshire +31 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Leeds +24 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +48 8 £55,000 +5.76%
Cambridge +13 8 £45,000 - 1
City of London +12 7 £87,500 +45.83% 2
Manchester -16 7 £60,000 +23.07%
North West -19 7 £60,000 +26.31%
South Yorkshire +10 6 £50,000 +16.27%
Sheffield +9 6 £50,000 +16.27%
Somerset +8 6 £38,000 -10.58% 1
South Wales - 6 £80,000 -
Cardiff - 6 £80,000 -
Newport - 6 £80,000 -
Reading - 6 £55,000 -
Wales - 6 £80,000 -
Oxford +31 5 £77,500 +10.71%
Oxfordshire +31 5 £77,500 +40.90% 1
Scotland +26 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire - 5 £55,000 -
Taunton - 5 £38,000 -
Bristol +14 3 £50,000 -28.57%
Edinburgh +12 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 195 (100.00%) Java
2 193 (98.97%) Software Engineering
3 114 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (40.00%) SQL
5 76 (38.97%) Spring
6 69 (35.38%) NoSQL
7 63 (32.31%) Degree
8 61 (31.28%) HTML
9 58 (29.74%) TDD
10 56 (28.72%) OO
11 53 (27.18%) Python
11 53 (27.18%) JavaScript
12 47 (24.10%) Git (software)
13 45 (23.08%) Hibernate
14 43 (22.05%) Scrum
14 43 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (21.03%) Linux
16 40 (20.51%) Finance
17 39 (20.00%) RESTful
18 38 (19.49%) Big Data
19 35 (17.95%) Computer Science
19 35 (17.95%) C++
20 34 (17.44%) Web Services
20 34 (17.44%) Microservices
21 33 (16.92%) MongoDB
21 33 (16.92%) Oracle
22 32 (16.41%) J2EE
23 31 (15.90%) Scala
23 31 (15.90%) Jenkins
24 30 (15.38%) Algorithms

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 19 (9.74%) Apache Spark
2 16 (8.21%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.64%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.64%) JBoss
4 7 (3.59%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (3.59%) Jetty
4 7 (3.59%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.08%) Apache Pig
5 6 (3.08%) nginx
5 6 (3.08%) SAS
5 6 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.56%) Apache
6 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.05%) CMS
7 4 (2.05%) Confluence
8 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 10 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.08%) SaaS
4 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.08%) Internet
2 5 (2.56%) 802.11
2 5 (2.56%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.56%) Wireless
3 3 (1.54%) SMTP
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) Network Security
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (35.38%) NoSQL
2 38 (19.49%) Big Data
3 33 (16.92%) MongoDB
4 29 (14.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (12.82%) MySQL
6 24 (12.31%) Hadoop
7 23 (11.79%) Relational Database
8 20 (10.26%) SQL Server
9 14 (7.18%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (5.13%) Oracle Database
11 8 (4.10%) Neo4j
12 7 (3.59%) HBase
12 7 (3.59%) Sqoop
13 6 (3.08%) Apache Hive
13 6 (3.08%) InterSystems Cache
13 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (3.08%) Redis
14 4 (2.05%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.51%) GIS
Development Applications
1 47 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 31 (15.90%) Jenkins
3 28 (14.36%) JUnit
3 28 (14.36%) Maven
4 21 (10.77%) Selenium
5 19 (9.74%) Eclipse
6 17 (8.72%) Subversion
7 16 (8.21%) Mercurial
8 13 (6.67%) Cucumber
9 10 (5.13%) IntelliJ
10 9 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (4.62%) Mockito
11 7 (3.59%) Hudson
11 7 (3.59%) JIRA
12 6 (3.08%) Ant
12 6 (3.08%) Jasmine
12 6 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (3.08%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (3.08%) Vagrant
13 5 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (20.51%) Finance
2 15 (7.69%) Electronics
3 13 (6.67%) Marketing
3 13 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.64%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.08%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.56%) Banking
7 4 (2.05%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.51%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (38.97%) Spring
2 61 (31.28%) HTML
3 45 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 39 (20.00%) RESTful
5 34 (17.44%) Web Services
6 32 (16.41%) J2EE
7 30 (15.38%) CSS
8 29 (14.87%) .NET
9 27 (13.85%) Java EE
10 24 (12.31%) REST
11 19 (9.74%) AngularJS
11 19 (9.74%) SOAP
12 17 (8.72%) JPA
13 14 (7.18%) Ajax
14 13 (6.67%) HTML5
14 13 (6.67%) JSP
15 12 (6.15%) Node.js
15 12 (6.15%) XML
16 9 (4.62%) ASP.NET
16 9 (4.62%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 30 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 27 (13.85%) Data Structures
4 14 (7.18%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (7.18%) Fintech
5 9 (4.62%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.08%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.56%) Web 2.0
9 4 (2.05%) Life Science
10 3 (1.54%) iPad
10 3 (1.54%) SCADA
10 3 (1.54%) Social Media
10 3 (1.54%) Social Network
11 2 (1.03%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.51%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.03%) Linux
2 22 (11.28%) Windows
3 11 (5.64%) Unix
4 7 (3.59%) Android
5 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (98.97%) Software Engineering
2 114 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (29.74%) TDD
4 56 (28.72%) OO
5 43 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (22.05%) Scrum
6 34 (17.44%) Microservices
7 28 (14.36%) BDD
8 27 (13.85%) Open Source
9 25 (12.82%) SDLC
10 23 (11.79%) Automated Testing
11 22 (11.28%) Mentoring
12 21 (10.77%) Web Development
13 20 (10.26%) OOP
14 17 (8.72%) DevOps
15 16 (8.21%) Multithreading
16 15 (7.69%) UML
17 14 (7.18%) MVC
18 13 (6.67%) E-Commerce
18 13 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 195 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (40.00%) SQL
3 53 (27.18%) JavaScript
3 53 (27.18%) Python
4 35 (17.95%) C++
5 31 (15.90%) Scala
6 21 (10.77%) C#
7 16 (8.21%) Go
8 14 (7.18%) PHP
9 13 (6.67%) Ruby
10 9 (4.62%) C
11 8 (4.10%) Perl
11 8 (4.10%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.59%) F#
13 4 (2.05%) Groovy
13 4 (2.05%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.54%) Clojure
14 3 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.03%) Haskell
15 2 (1.03%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 63 (32.31%) Degree
2 4 (2.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) PhD
4 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.74%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (8.72%) HDFS
2 8 (4.10%) Docker
3 6 (3.08%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.64%) Puppet
2 7 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.08%) Oozie
4 3 (1.54%) Ansible
4 3 (1.54%) Grafana
4 3 (1.54%) Kibana
5 2 (1.03%) logstash
6 1 (0.51%) StatsD
6 1 (0.51%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (16.92%) Oracle
2 16 (8.21%) SAP
3 9 (4.62%) Atlassian
4 8 (4.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.10%) Splunk
5 7 (3.59%) Cloudera
5 7 (3.59%) Hortonworks
6 6 (3.08%) Fiorano
6 6 (3.08%) ILOG
6 6 (3.08%) MuleSoft
6 6 (3.08%) Talend
6 6 (3.08%) WSO2
7 4 (2.05%) Perforce
8 3 (1.54%) IBM
8 3 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.03%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.03%) Facebook
10 1 (0.51%) Adobe
10 1 (0.51%) Google
10 1 (0.51%) PayPal
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
Webrecruit
Salary: £Excellent DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + flexi working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
TRG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Flexible Salary + Excellent Bonus's
Posted: 4 days ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
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