Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 196 220
Rank change year-on-year -53 +24 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 106 170 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.89% 1.37% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.41% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 97 143 167
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +3.96% +3.06%
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £39,750
90th Percentile £78,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%

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 11,466 12,033 14,226
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.78% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9,416 9,928 11,782
East of England median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -8 42 £60,000 +6.67% 7
Essex 0 39 £52,500 - 7
Cambridgeshire -54 22 £50,000 - 6
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 - 1
Norfolk +13 1 £36,750 -30.00%
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 16 January 2018, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Java
2 82 (77.36%) Spring
3 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (42.45%) Software Engineering
5 44 (41.51%) SQL
6 40 (37.74%) SDLC
7 39 (36.79%) Java EE
7 39 (36.79%) TDD
8 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
8 34 (32.08%) MVC
9 33 (31.13%) Hibernate
9 33 (31.13%) Spring MVC
9 33 (31.13%) JPA
10 31 (29.25%) HTML
11 30 (28.30%) EJB
12 28 (26.42%) Struts
13 27 (25.47%) Unit Testing
14 26 (24.53%) Finance
15 25 (23.58%) J2EE
15 25 (23.58%) AngularJS
16 24 (22.64%) Tomcat
17 21 (19.81%) Web Services
17 21 (19.81%) Amazon AWS
18 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
18 20 (18.87%) CSS
18 20 (18.87%) Greenfield Project
19 18 (16.98%) Degree
19 18 (16.98%) Computer Science
19 18 (16.98%) NoSQL
20 17 (16.04%) Git (software)

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 24 (22.64%) Tomcat
2 16 (15.09%) JBoss
3 8 (7.55%) WildFly
4 6 (5.66%) Apache Spark
4 6 (5.66%) GlassFish
4 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.72%) Apache
6 4 (3.77%) Drupal
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Geronimo
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle BPM
1 6 (5.66%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.81%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 9 (8.49%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (8.49%) Serverless
3 6 (5.66%) GitHub
3 6 (5.66%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (6.60%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.60%) MySQL
5 6 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.66%) Big Data
6 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (4.72%) Redis
6 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.77%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.94%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.94%) DB2
9 1 (0.94%) Mahout
9 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 17 (16.04%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.04%) Maven
3 11 (10.38%) Cucumber
4 9 (8.49%) JUnit
4 9 (8.49%) Selenium
5 8 (7.55%) Ant
5 8 (7.55%) Gradle
6 6 (5.66%) JIRA
6 6 (5.66%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (4.72%) Mockito
8 4 (3.77%) Gerrit
8 4 (3.77%) Grunt
8 4 (3.77%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.77%) Subversion
9 3 (2.83%) jMock
10 2 (1.89%) git-flow
11 1 (0.94%) TestNG
General
1 26 (24.53%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Banking
3 8 (7.55%) Advertising
3 8 (7.55%) Automotive
3 8 (7.55%) Retail
4 6 (5.66%) Games
5 5 (4.72%) Marketing
6 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (77.36%) Spring
2 39 (36.79%) Java EE
3 33 (31.13%) Hibernate
3 33 (31.13%) JPA
3 33 (31.13%) Spring MVC
4 31 (29.25%) HTML
5 30 (28.30%) EJB
6 28 (26.42%) Struts
7 25 (23.58%) AngularJS
7 25 (23.58%) J2EE
8 21 (19.81%) Web Services
9 20 (18.87%) CSS
10 16 (15.09%) Java SE
10 16 (15.09%) Servlets
10 16 (15.09%) XML
11 15 (14.15%) Spring Boot
12 14 (13.21%) OSGi
12 14 (13.21%) SWT
13 11 (10.38%) JavaBeans
13 11 (10.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.87%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (16.98%) Computer Science
3 15 (14.15%) Fintech
4 14 (13.21%) Mobile App
5 13 (12.26%) User Experience
6 6 (5.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (5.66%) Online Games
6 6 (5.66%) Private Cloud
7 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.83%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.89%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.89%) Life Science
10 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Android
1 6 (5.66%) Apple iOS
1 6 (5.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.45%) Software Engineering
3 40 (37.74%) SDLC
4 39 (36.79%) TDD
5 34 (32.08%) MVC
6 27 (25.47%) Unit Testing
7 15 (14.15%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (13.21%) Microservices
9 13 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (12.26%) OO
10 12 (11.32%) SOA
11 11 (10.38%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.43%) Web Development
13 9 (8.49%) Kanban
14 8 (7.55%) DevOps
15 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
16 6 (5.66%) ERD
16 6 (5.66%) Integration Testing
16 6 (5.66%) Mathematics
16 6 (5.66%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (41.51%) SQL
3 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.32%) PHP
5 8 (7.55%) Python
6 7 (6.60%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.60%) Scala
7 6 (5.66%) Ruby
8 5 (4.72%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.83%) C
11 2 (1.89%) Go
11 2 (1.89%) Rust
12 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.94%) C++
12 1 (0.94%) ES6
12 1 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Degree
2 12 (11.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Docker
2 5 (4.72%) HDFS
3 4 (3.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Puppet
2 2 (1.89%) Ansible
2 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Oracle
2 6 (5.66%) WorldPay
3 4 (3.77%) Adobe
3 4 (3.77%) Sybase
4 2 (1.89%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.89%) IBM
4 2 (1.89%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (1.89%) Terracotta
5 1 (0.94%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.94%) Tableau