The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Senior Java Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 133 113
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 16 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.82% 0.42% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.44% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 10
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,125 £36,125 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,250 £52,625
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1893 2268 1964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.53% 96.14% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6401 6679 8485
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £77,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Birmingham

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior Java Developer 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) Spring
3 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) OO
5 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 9 (34.62%) Hibernate
5 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
5 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
6 8 (30.77%) TDD
7 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 7 (26.92%) MVC
7 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 7 (26.92%) HTML
7 7 (26.92%) REST
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (26.92%) Microservices
8 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 6 (23.08%) Maven
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
9 5 (19.23%) Node.js
9 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
9 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
9 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) Skype
9 5 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (15.38%) SDLC
10 4 (15.38%) Sybase

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (7.69%) CMS
1 2 (7.69%) Drupal
1 2 (7.69%) Mule
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (11.54%) Slack
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Skype
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
2 6 (23.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) DB2
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 6 (23.08%) Maven
2 4 (15.38%) JUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Mockito
4 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (7.69%) Gradle
4 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) jMock
5 1 (3.85%) Ant
5 1 (3.85%) DbUnit
5 1 (3.85%) EasyMock
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.85%) Hudson
5 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
5 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Spring
2 10 (38.46%) Web Services
3 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 9 (34.62%) Hibernate
4 7 (26.92%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) REST
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) Node.js
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) JPA
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
6 4 (15.38%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) Apache CXF
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) JSON
7 3 (11.54%) SOAP
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
8 2 (7.69%) JDBC
8 2 (7.69%) JSP
8 2 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (26.92%) Microservices
4 7 (26.92%) MVC
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) SDLC
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.54%) OOD
7 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Scala
4 2 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Sybase
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) VMware