The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 643 694 816
Rank change year-on-year +51 +122  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 201 224 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 172 194 119
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +0.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +17.64%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior Java Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Engineer in England

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Senior Java Engineer in England

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Engineer in England

Senior Java Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London +59 72 £65,000 - 4
Yorkshire +59 43 £60,000 +31.86% 1
South West +32 27 £47,500 - 4
South East +46 23 £65,250 +30.50% 3
North West +2 15 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East of England -7 13 £45,000 -25.00% 1
West Midlands +26 11 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Senior Java Engineer
UK

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior Java 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 across the England region featuring Senior Java Engineer in the job title.

1 396 (100.00%) Java
2 261 (65.91%) Software Engineering
3 179 (45.20%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (36.36%) SQL
5 130 (32.83%) Continuous Integration
6 124 (31.31%) OO
7 119 (30.05%) Spring
8 111 (28.03%) NoSQL
9 105 (26.52%) TDD
9 105 (26.52%) Degree
10 96 (24.24%) Git (software)
11 87 (21.97%) Scrum
12 85 (21.46%) Linux
13 84 (21.21%) JavaScript
14 75 (18.94%) Python
15 74 (18.69%) Web Services
15 74 (18.69%) REST
16 73 (18.43%) Algorithms
16 73 (18.43%) Automated Testing
17 71 (17.93%) Hibernate
18 67 (16.92%) Subversion
19 65 (16.41%) Data Structures
20 63 (15.91%) RESTful
20 63 (15.91%) HTML
21 59 (14.90%) Mercurial
22 57 (14.39%) Unit Testing
22 57 (14.39%) MySQL
23 56 (14.14%) Microservices
24 54 (13.64%) JUnit
25 51 (12.88%) Jenkins

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 41 (10.35%) JBoss
2 35 (8.84%) Tomcat
3 24 (6.06%) Confluence
4 23 (5.81%) Apache Spark
5 16 (4.04%) Apache
6 14 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (2.78%) Apache Pig
8 10 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (2.53%) WebLogic
8 10 (2.53%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.02%) Apache Solr
9 8 (2.02%) GlassFish
9 8 (2.02%) IIS
9 8 (2.02%) Jetty
9 8 (2.02%) WildFly
10 7 (1.77%) nginx
10 7 (1.77%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.76%) Anypoint
11 3 (0.76%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.76%) Mule
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) SAP HR
1 3 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.55%) SaaS
3 5 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.76%) GitHub
5 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.51%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.25%) Force.com
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.54%) Bluetooth
1 14 (3.54%) DNS
2 13 (3.28%) 802.11
2 13 (3.28%) Wireless
3 10 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (2.53%) iSCSI
4 9 (2.27%) Internet
5 3 (0.76%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.76%) LDAP
5 3 (0.76%) SMTP
6 2 (0.51%) Firewall
6 2 (0.51%) HTTP
7 1 (0.25%) AMQP
7 1 (0.25%) MQTT
7 1 (0.25%) SSL
7 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (28.03%) NoSQL
2 57 (14.39%) MySQL
3 39 (9.85%) MongoDB
4 34 (8.59%) Relational Database
5 32 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (6.06%) Hadoop
7 23 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (5.81%) HBase
8 18 (4.55%) SQL Server
9 17 (4.29%) Big Data
10 16 (4.04%) RDBMS
11 13 (3.28%) Apache Accumulo
12 12 (3.03%) Apache Hive
13 9 (2.27%) Redis
14 7 (1.77%) InterSystems Cache
14 7 (1.77%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.52%) Geospatial Data
15 6 (1.52%) GIS
15 6 (1.52%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 96 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 67 (16.92%) Subversion
3 59 (14.90%) Mercurial
4 54 (13.64%) JUnit
5 51 (12.88%) Jenkins
6 46 (11.62%) Selenium
7 41 (10.35%) Cucumber
8 37 (9.34%) JIRA
9 36 (9.09%) Maven
10 24 (6.06%) Ant
11 21 (5.30%) Hudson
12 18 (4.55%) JMeter
13 16 (4.04%) Eclipse
14 14 (3.54%) Vagrant
15 13 (3.28%) Hamcrest
15 13 (3.28%) jMock
15 13 (3.28%) SoapUI
16 10 (2.53%) JBehave
16 10 (2.53%) Talend Open Studio
16 10 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (10.10%) Finance
2 16 (4.04%) Electronics
3 12 (3.03%) Retail
4 10 (2.53%) Publishing
5 9 (2.27%) Banking
5 9 (2.27%) Marketing
6 8 (2.02%) Billing
7 7 (1.77%) Games
8 6 (1.52%) Advertising
8 6 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Military
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (30.05%) Spring
2 74 (18.69%) REST
2 74 (18.69%) Web Services
3 71 (17.93%) Hibernate
4 63 (15.91%) HTML
4 63 (15.91%) RESTful
5 44 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 42 (10.61%) CSS
6 42 (10.61%) J2EE
7 39 (9.85%) Java EE
8 29 (7.32%) XML
9 28 (7.07%) JMS
10 27 (6.82%) JPA
11 25 (6.31%) JSON
12 21 (5.30%) .NET
12 21 (5.30%) Node.js
13 20 (5.05%) SOAP
14 18 (4.55%) Spring Boot
15 17 (4.29%) JSP
16 16 (4.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 73 (18.43%) Algorithms
2 65 (16.41%) Data Structures
3 34 (8.59%) Computer Science
4 28 (7.07%) Fintech
5 14 (3.54%) IVR
6 11 (2.78%) User Experience
7 10 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.26%) Semantic Web
10 4 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.01%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.01%) PKI
11 3 (0.76%) Social Network
11 3 (0.76%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.51%) iPad
12 2 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.51%) Replication
13 1 (0.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 85 (21.46%) Linux
2 44 (11.11%) Windows
3 34 (8.59%) Unix
4 22 (5.56%) Android
5 6 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.76%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.76%) CentOS
6 3 (0.76%) Debian
6 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (65.91%) Software Engineering
2 179 (45.20%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (32.83%) Continuous Integration
4 124 (31.31%) OO
5 105 (26.52%) TDD
6 87 (21.97%) Scrum
7 73 (18.43%) Automated Testing
8 57 (14.39%) Unit Testing
9 56 (14.14%) Microservices
10 49 (12.37%) Continuous Delivery
11 47 (11.87%) SOA
12 39 (9.85%) BDD
13 38 (9.60%) Open Source
14 33 (8.33%) DevOps
15 31 (7.83%) SDLC
16 29 (7.32%) OOD
17 25 (6.31%) Test Automation
18 23 (5.81%) High Availability
18 23 (5.81%) Mentoring
19 22 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 396 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (36.36%) SQL
3 84 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 75 (18.94%) Python
5 49 (12.37%) C++
6 21 (5.30%) Ruby
7 20 (5.05%) Perl
8 19 (4.80%) C#
8 19 (4.80%) Scala
9 17 (4.29%) Bash Shell
10 16 (4.04%) C
11 15 (3.79%) PHP
12 14 (3.54%) Groovy
13 13 (3.28%) Go
13 13 (3.28%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.26%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (1.01%) Delphi
16 3 (0.76%) SPARQL
17 2 (0.51%) Clojure
17 2 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 105 (26.52%) Degree
2 16 (4.04%) SC Cleared
2 16 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.26%) ISEB
4 3 (0.76%) CEH
4 3 (0.76%) CISA
4 3 (0.76%) CISM
4 3 (0.76%) CISSP
5 2 (0.51%) PhD
6 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.59%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) MiFID
System Software
1 23 (5.81%) Docker
2 11 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.53%) NFS
4 7 (1.77%) HDFS
5 4 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.51%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (4.04%) Ansible
2 13 (3.28%) Puppet
3 11 (2.78%) Oozie
4 7 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.01%) Kibana
6 3 (0.76%) Grafana
6 3 (0.76%) logstash
6 3 (0.76%) StatsD
7 2 (0.51%) Terraform
8 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 50 (12.63%) Oracle
2 14 (3.54%) VMware
3 10 (2.53%) NetApp
3 10 (2.53%) Talend
3 10 (2.53%) WSO2
4 8 (2.02%) Atlassian
4 8 (2.02%) Google
4 8 (2.02%) SAP
5 7 (1.77%) Altova
5 7 (1.77%) Fiorano
5 7 (1.77%) ILOG
5 7 (1.77%) Splunk
6 6 (1.52%) Adobe
6 6 (1.52%) IBM
7 5 (1.26%) Microsoft
8 3 (0.76%) MuleSoft
8 3 (0.76%) New Relic
8 3 (0.76%) webMethods
9 2 (0.51%) F5
9 2 (0.51%) hybris
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £5k bonus, pension, healthcare and m
Posted: Yesterday
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ECOM
Posted: 6 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
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Devon
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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