The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 61 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 12 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.69% 0.44% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.46% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.97%
Senior Java Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
697 657 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.17% 95.63% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 628 573 479
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Sheffield region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Unit Testing
4 14 (73.68%) TDD
5 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (63.16%) PHP
7 5 (26.32%) MySQL
7 5 (26.32%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
8 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
9 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) OOP
9 3 (15.79%) J2EE
9 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
9 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC
9 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
9 3 (15.79%) jQuery
9 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
9 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (15.79%) REST
10 2 (10.53%) Ajax
10 2 (10.53%) SOAP
10 2 (10.53%) SOA

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
2 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 3 (15.79%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) Java EE
5 1 (5.26%) Struts
5 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Unit Testing
3 14 (73.68%) TDD
4 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) OOP
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase
2 1 (5.26%) TIBCO