The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 109 124 103
Rank change year-on-year +15 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 10 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.55% 0.55% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.58% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 14
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

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 1749 2248 1673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.00% 95.50% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1744 1412
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) Spring
3 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) Maven
5 12 (44.44%) Web Services
5 12 (44.44%) OO
5 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 12 (44.44%) RESTful
6 11 (40.74%) TDD
6 11 (40.74%) SOAP
7 10 (37.04%) J2EE
7 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (37.04%) REST
7 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
8 9 (33.33%) Mockito
8 9 (33.33%) PowerMock
8 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (33.33%) JUnit
8 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 9 (33.33%) Scrum
9 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
9 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
9 8 (29.63%) vSphere
9 8 (29.63%) DbUnit
9 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (29.63%) Kanban
9 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
9 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
9 8 (29.63%) jBPM

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (7.41%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Maven
2 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 9 (33.33%) JUnit
3 9 (33.33%) Mockito
4 8 (29.63%) DbUnit
4 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
4 8 (29.63%) jMock
4 8 (29.63%) SonarQube
5 3 (11.11%) Ant
5 3 (11.11%) Gradle
6 2 (7.41%) Subversion
7 1 (3.70%) EasyMock
7 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.70%) Log4j
7 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) Spring
2 12 (44.44%) RESTful
2 12 (44.44%) Web Services
3 11 (40.74%) SOAP
4 10 (37.04%) J2EE
4 10 (37.04%) REST
5 9 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 9 (33.33%) PowerMock
6 8 (29.63%) jBPM
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
8 5 (18.52%) JPA
9 4 (14.81%) CSS
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5
9 4 (14.81%) Node.js
10 3 (11.11%) jQuery
10 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
11 2 (7.41%) Java EE
11 2 (7.41%) Spring Web Flow
11 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Fintech
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) OO
3 11 (40.74%) TDD
4 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (29.63%) BDD
6 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
6 8 (29.63%) Kanban
6 8 (29.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (22.22%) MVC
7 6 (22.22%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.11%) Microservices
9 3 (11.11%) OOP
9 3 (11.11%) SOA
9 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
10 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
10 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (29.63%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.70%) Sun
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