Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 339 369
Rank change year-on-year +36 +30 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 17 6 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.052% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.054% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 32
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £76,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.03% +27.08% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £54,375 £45,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £93,125 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9671 11114 16415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.38% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8765 10132 14264
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Java Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Engineer in the City of London

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Engineer in the City of London

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Engineer in the City of London

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 City of London region featuring Senior Java Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Spring
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 9 (52.94%) REST
5 7 (41.18%) Scala
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
6 6 (35.29%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) SVG
6 6 (35.29%) JBoss
6 6 (35.29%) SOA
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) SOAP
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) J2EE
6 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 6 (35.29%) JSF
6 6 (35.29%) Groovy
6 6 (35.29%) RESTful
6 6 (35.29%) Ajax
6 6 (35.29%) Java EE
6 6 (35.29%) JSON
6 6 (35.29%) Spring MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (35.29%) Microservices

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (35.29%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Spring
2 9 (52.94%) REST
3 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) Ajax
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) J2EE
4 6 (35.29%) Java EE
4 6 (35.29%) JSF
4 6 (35.29%) JSON
4 6 (35.29%) Node.js
4 6 (35.29%) RESTful
4 6 (35.29%) SOAP
4 6 (35.29%) Spring MVC
4 6 (35.29%) SVG
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
1 4 (23.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
1 4 (23.53%) Mac OS X
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Microservices
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) SOA
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.88%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Scala
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Groovy
5 5 (29.41%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) Clojure
6 4 (23.53%) Erlang
6 4 (23.53%) F#
6 4 (23.53%) Go
6 4 (23.53%) Objective-C
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) Lua
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle