The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 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 Developer
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 177 230
Rank change year-on-year -41 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 44 87 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 1.29% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.34% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 42 79 66
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £52,500
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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 the East of England

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -4 21 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Hertfordshire -18 12 £63,750 +10.86% 3
Cambridgeshire -45 7 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Suffolk +5 3 £42,500 -26.72%
Bedfordshire +22 1 £72,500 +38.09%
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 26 June 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 East of England region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 147 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (59.18%) Spring
3 83 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (54.42%) Hibernate
5 75 (51.02%) J2EE
6 70 (47.62%) Java EE
7 59 (40.14%) Oracle
8 55 (37.41%) SQL
9 49 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 44 (29.93%) JBoss
11 43 (29.25%) Degree
12 41 (27.89%) Computer Science
13 39 (26.53%) Maven
14 38 (25.85%) HTML
15 37 (25.17%) Ant
16 34 (23.13%) CSS
17 33 (22.45%) Web Services
17 33 (22.45%) GlassFish
18 32 (21.77%) PL/SQL
18 32 (21.77%) Tomcat
18 32 (21.77%) WebSphere
18 32 (21.77%) Finance
18 32 (21.77%) TDD
19 30 (20.41%) WebLogic
20 29 (19.73%) OO
20 29 (19.73%) MVC
20 29 (19.73%) Gradle
21 28 (19.05%) JMS
22 27 (18.37%) XML
23 26 (17.69%) Relational Database

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 44 (29.93%) JBoss
2 33 (22.45%) GlassFish
3 32 (21.77%) Tomcat
3 32 (21.77%) WebSphere
4 30 (20.41%) WebLogic
5 13 (8.84%) Apache Spark
6 8 (5.44%) Apache Pig
6 8 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.40%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.72%) Apache
9 3 (2.04%) Confluence
10 2 (1.36%) Apache Geronimo
11 1 (0.68%) Jetty
11 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) iBeacon
1 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.69%) Relational Database
2 22 (14.97%) Oracle Database
3 20 (13.61%) RDBMS
4 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
5 16 (10.88%) MySQL
6 15 (10.20%) NoSQL
7 12 (8.16%) Big Data
8 8 (5.44%) CouchDB
8 8 (5.44%) Hadoop
8 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
9 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.72%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.72%) Text Mining
11 2 (1.36%) JasperReports
11 2 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.68%) Mahout
12 1 (0.68%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.68%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 39 (26.53%) Maven
2 37 (25.17%) Ant
3 29 (19.73%) Gradle
4 15 (10.20%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.12%) JIRA
5 9 (6.12%) JUnit
6 5 (3.40%) Subversion
7 4 (2.72%) Mockito
8 3 (2.04%) jMock
9 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.68%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.68%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.68%) Hudson
10 1 (0.68%) Selenium
10 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (21.77%) Finance
2 19 (12.93%) Automotive
3 11 (7.48%) Retail
4 8 (5.44%) Banking
5 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.72%) Advertising
6 4 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.36%) Local Government
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (59.18%) Spring
2 80 (54.42%) Hibernate
3 75 (51.02%) J2EE
4 70 (47.62%) Java EE
5 38 (25.85%) HTML
6 34 (23.13%) CSS
7 33 (22.45%) Web Services
8 28 (19.05%) JMS
9 27 (18.37%) XML
10 22 (14.97%) Swing
11 20 (13.61%) Spring MVC
12 19 (12.93%) Struts
13 18 (12.24%) Ajax
14 16 (10.88%) AngularJS
15 11 (7.48%) Java SE
15 11 (7.48%) JPA
15 11 (7.48%) JSP
15 11 (7.48%) RESTful
16 10 (6.80%) Servlets
17 7 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.89%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.84%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (7.48%) iPad
4 7 (4.76%) Fintech
5 5 (3.40%) Life Science
6 3 (2.04%) User Experience
6 3 (2.04%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.52%) Linux
2 3 (2.04%) Android
2 3 (2.04%) Windows
3 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.68%) Debian
4 1 (0.68%) Unix
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (21.77%) TDD
3 29 (19.73%) MVC
3 29 (19.73%) OO
4 21 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 19 (12.93%) SDLC
6 17 (11.56%) E-Commerce
6 17 (11.56%) SOA
7 16 (10.88%) Scrum
8 13 (8.84%) Software Engineering
8 13 (8.84%) Unit Testing
9 12 (8.16%) Multithreading
9 12 (8.16%) OOP
10 10 (6.80%) Kanban
11 9 (6.12%) Microservices
12 8 (5.44%) Coaching
13 7 (4.76%) Defect Management
13 7 (4.76%) High Availability
13 7 (4.76%) Machine Learning
14 6 (4.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 147 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (37.41%) SQL
3 49 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 32 (21.77%) PL/SQL
5 9 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.72%) PHP
6 4 (2.72%) Scala
7 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) C
8 1 (0.68%) C++
8 1 (0.68%) Groovy
8 1 (0.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (29.25%) Degree
2 15 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (7.48%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.68%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) HDFS
Vendors
1 59 (40.14%) Oracle
2 4 (2.72%) hybris
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe
3 1 (0.68%) Alteryx
3 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
3 1 (0.68%) Google
3 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
3 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (0.68%) Sun
3 1 (0.68%) Tableau
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