Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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

Senior Java Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 239 202
Rank change year-on-year +1 -37 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 105 116 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 0.99% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.02% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 86 105 147
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,500 £46,250 £43,300
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 10,699 11,349 12,726
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.17% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8,064 9,298 10,670
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 52 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Cambridgeshire +19 28 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Essex -5 15 £50,000 - 5
Bedfordshire +7 8 £60,000 -9.43% 1
Suffolk +7 2 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (61.90%) Spring
3 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (49.52%) SQL
4 44 (41.90%) Web Services
5 38 (36.19%) Oracle
5 38 (36.19%) TDD
6 35 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 35 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 33 (31.43%) Git (software)
8 31 (29.52%) Jenkins
8 31 (29.52%) MVC
9 30 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 29 (27.62%) Docker
10 29 (27.62%) J2EE
10 29 (27.62%) Linux
10 29 (27.62%) Tomcat
11 27 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (25.71%) WebSphere
12 25 (23.81%) JIRA
12 25 (23.81%) Eclipse
13 24 (22.86%) jQuery
14 23 (21.90%) Scala
14 23 (21.90%) Microservices
14 23 (21.90%) IBM
14 23 (21.90%) Java 8
15 22 (20.95%) DevOps
16 20 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
17 19 (18.10%) AngularJS

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 29 (27.62%) Tomcat
2 27 (25.71%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.76%) JBoss
4 4 (3.81%) Apache
4 4 (3.81%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.90%) Mule
6 2 (1.90%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.95%) CMS
7 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.95%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.43%) GitHub
3 10 (9.52%) OpenShift
4 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) Skype
2 1 (0.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 20 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 18 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 10 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (7.62%) Big Data
6 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.81%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.86%) MySQL
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.95%) DB2
10 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.95%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 31 (29.52%) Jenkins
3 25 (23.81%) Eclipse
3 25 (23.81%) JIRA
4 19 (18.10%) Rational Team Concert
5 10 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 10 (9.52%) JUnit
6 9 (8.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (7.62%) Maven
8 4 (3.81%) Gradle
8 4 (3.81%) Selenium
9 2 (1.90%) JMeter
9 2 (1.90%) Subversion
9 2 (1.90%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.95%) Ant
10 1 (0.95%) Grunt
10 1 (0.95%) Log4j
10 1 (0.95%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 18 (17.14%) Finance
2 16 (15.24%) Games
3 11 (10.48%) Retail
4 6 (5.71%) Automotive
5 4 (3.81%) Banking
6 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Electronics
8 1 (0.95%) Law
8 1 (0.95%) Marketing
8 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (61.90%) Spring
2 44 (41.90%) Web Services
3 35 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 29 (27.62%) J2EE
5 24 (22.86%) jQuery
6 19 (18.10%) AngularJS
7 17 (16.19%) CSS
7 17 (16.19%) HTML
8 16 (15.24%) Akka
9 14 (13.33%) RESTful
10 13 (12.38%) Java EE
11 12 (11.43%) Spring Boot
12 11 (10.48%) Spring MVC
12 11 (10.48%) XML
13 9 (8.57%) .NET
13 9 (8.57%) .NET Framework
13 9 (8.57%) REST
14 7 (6.67%) Ajax
14 7 (6.67%) JSP
14 7 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.48%) Fintech
3 9 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (8.57%) Online Games
3 9 (8.57%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.81%) Robotics
5 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Linux
2 11 (10.48%) Android
3 9 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.90%) Unix
5 1 (0.95%) HPUX
5 1 (0.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.19%) TDD
3 31 (29.52%) MVC
4 23 (21.90%) Microservices
5 22 (20.95%) DevOps
6 18 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 16 (15.24%) OO
8 14 (13.33%) Scrum
9 13 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.52%) Integration Testing
11 10 (9.52%) Software Architecture
12 9 (8.57%) Cryptography
12 9 (8.57%) DDoS Mitigation
12 9 (8.57%) ERD
12 9 (8.57%) Wireframes
13 8 (7.62%) Multithreading
14 7 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (49.52%) SQL
3 35 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (21.90%) Java 8
4 23 (21.90%) Scala
5 19 (18.10%) Groovy
6 15 (14.29%) Python
7 9 (8.57%) Haskell
7 9 (8.57%) Ruby
8 4 (3.81%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.86%) sed
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
10 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.95%) C#
11 1 (0.95%) C++
11 1 (0.95%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (27.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.90%) Ansible
3 1 (0.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (36.19%) Oracle
2 23 (21.90%) IBM
3 15 (14.29%) WorldPay
4 1 (0.95%) ATG
4 1 (0.95%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.95%) Blue Martini
4 1 (0.95%) Demandware
4 1 (0.95%) Elastic Path
4 1 (0.95%) Google
4 1 (0.95%) hybris
4 1 (0.95%) SAP
4 1 (0.95%) Sun
4 1 (0.95%) Talend
4 1 (0.95%) WSO2