The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 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 Engineer
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 255 309
Rank change year-on-year +28 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 6 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
Median salary £70,000 £76,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.19% +52.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4929 6144 9676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.34% 96.14% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4401 5597 8291
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 27 June 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 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Microservices
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Spring
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Python
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) Unix
7 4 (23.53%) MySQL
7 4 (23.53%) SOA
7 4 (23.53%) Migration
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) IVR
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) Network Design
7 4 (23.53%) JIRA
7 4 (23.53%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) Puppet
7 4 (23.53%) Confluence
7 4 (23.53%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Gradle
8 3 (17.65%) DevOps
8 3 (17.65%) Kibana
8 3 (17.65%) Scala
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) OO
9 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 2 (11.76%) C#

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 4 (23.53%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (11.76%) CloudFront
1 2 (11.76%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) Gradle
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Spock
4 1 (5.88%) Grunt
4 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Protractor
4 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Django
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) Hystrix
2 2 (11.76%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (11.76%) React
2 2 (11.76%) Redux
2 2 (11.76%) RxJava
2 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) JDBC
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) Kafka
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) IVR
2 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Microservices
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Network Design
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) Line Management
6 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
6 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) Clojure
4 2 (11.76%) Erlang
4 2 (11.76%) F#
4 2 (11.76%) Go
4 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Lua
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Kibana
3 2 (11.76%) Grafana
3 2 (11.76%) logstash
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) StatsD
4 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) New Relic
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