The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer - Java
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 254 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £70,000 £90,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -  

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 4908 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.22% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5575 8455
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 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

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

Senior Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in the City of London

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Software Engineer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Erlang
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Clojure
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (33.33%) CloudFront
4 2 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
4 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Route 53
4 2 (33.33%) Gradle
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (33.33%) Android

Senior Java Software 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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (33.33%) CloudFront
1 2 (33.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Spock
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Clojure
3 2 (33.33%) Erlang
3 2 (33.33%) F#
3 2 (33.33%) Go
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Lua
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
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