The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 24 April 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 72 77
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 2 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.51% 0.50% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.51% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
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 Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 390 590 705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 98.98% 98.99% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 355 464 591
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Dorset

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Dorset

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Dorset region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (70.00%) JPA
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) High Availability
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (70.00%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) JDBC
3 7 (70.00%) SOAP
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) JMS
3 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (70.00%) Subversion
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
3 7 (70.00%) Maven
3 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (50.00%) Go

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (70.00%) Maven
1 7 (70.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (70.00%) JDBC
1 7 (70.00%) JMS
1 7 (70.00%) JPA
1 7 (70.00%) REST
1 7 (70.00%) SOAP
1 7 (70.00%) Spring
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) High Availability
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Physics
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (50.00%) Go
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle