Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 213 219
Rank change year-on-year -42 +6 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 103 148 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.84% 1.21% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.25% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 66 133 160
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,000 £42,600 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,125 £70,000 £63,750
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 11,878 11,835 13,655
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.81% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9,208 9,568 11,289
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Cambridgeshire -1 44 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Hertfordshire -18 37 £60,000 -2.04% 4
Essex -23 16 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Bedfordshire +13 5 £60,000 -17.24% 1
Suffolk -4 1 £60,000 +41.18%
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 24 June 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (67.96%) Spring
3 57 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (48.54%) SQL
5 49 (47.57%) TDD
6 46 (44.66%) JavaScript
7 42 (40.78%) Web Services
8 40 (38.83%) Docker
9 38 (36.89%) Amazon AWS
10 34 (33.01%) Scala
11 33 (32.04%) Microservices
12 32 (31.07%) DevOps
12 32 (31.07%) Jenkins
13 31 (30.10%) E-Commerce
13 31 (30.10%) Finance
14 30 (29.13%) Software Engineering
14 30 (29.13%) AngularJS
14 30 (29.13%) Akka
14 30 (29.13%) NoSQL
15 29 (28.16%) Games
15 29 (28.16%) Python
16 28 (27.18%) WorldPay
17 27 (26.21%) Continuous Delivery
18 26 (25.24%) GitHub
19 25 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (24.27%) RESTful
19 25 (24.27%) Oracle
20 24 (23.30%) Fintech
21 23 (22.33%) Sonatype Nexus
21 23 (22.33%) Private Cloud

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 17 (16.50%) Tomcat
2 15 (14.56%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.85%) JBoss
4 4 (3.88%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.91%) Apache
5 3 (2.91%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.94%) CMS
6 2 (1.94%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.97%) Mule
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (36.89%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (25.24%) GitHub
3 23 (22.33%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (2.91%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.91%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.13%) NoSQL
2 23 (22.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (16.50%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.77%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.85%) Big Data
7 4 (3.88%) MySQL
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.94%) DB2
9 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.94%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.97%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (31.07%) Jenkins
2 23 (22.33%) Cucumber
2 23 (22.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.65%) Eclipse
4 12 (11.65%) JIRA
5 10 (9.71%) JUnit
6 6 (5.83%) Rational Team Concert
7 5 (4.85%) Maven
8 4 (3.88%) Ant
9 3 (2.91%) Mockito
9 3 (2.91%) Selenium
9 3 (2.91%) Subversion
10 2 (1.94%) Gradle
10 2 (1.94%) Log4j
10 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 31 (30.10%) Finance
2 29 (28.16%) Games
3 6 (5.83%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Law
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (67.96%) Spring
2 42 (40.78%) Web Services
3 30 (29.13%) Akka
3 30 (29.13%) AngularJS
4 25 (24.27%) RESTful
5 23 (22.33%) .NET
5 23 (22.33%) .NET Framework
6 22 (21.36%) Hibernate
7 21 (20.39%) J2EE
8 20 (19.42%) Java EE
9 16 (15.53%) XML
10 15 (14.56%) HTML
11 13 (12.62%) CSS
12 12 (11.65%) Struts
13 10 (9.71%) jQuery
13 10 (9.71%) JSP
14 9 (8.74%) EJB
15 8 (7.77%) REST
15 8 (7.77%) SOAP
15 8 (7.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.30%) Fintech
2 23 (22.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 23 (22.33%) Online Games
2 23 (22.33%) Private Cloud
3 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.77%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.88%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.91%) User Experience
7 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.94%) iPad
8 1 (0.97%) Life Science
8 1 (0.97%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.33%) Android
1 23 (22.33%) Apple iOS
2 16 (15.53%) Linux
3 5 (4.85%) Unix
4 3 (2.91%) HPUX
4 3 (2.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (47.57%) TDD
3 33 (32.04%) Microservices
4 32 (31.07%) DevOps
5 31 (30.10%) E-Commerce
6 30 (29.13%) Software Engineering
7 27 (26.21%) Continuous Delivery
8 25 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (22.33%) Cryptography
9 23 (22.33%) DDoS Mitigation
9 23 (22.33%) ERD
9 23 (22.33%) Integration Testing
9 23 (22.33%) Software Architecture
9 23 (22.33%) Wireframes
10 17 (16.50%) OO
11 14 (13.59%) MVC
11 14 (13.59%) SDLC
12 9 (8.74%) Kanban
12 9 (8.74%) Scrum
13 8 (7.77%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (48.54%) SQL
3 46 (44.66%) JavaScript
4 34 (33.01%) Scala
5 29 (28.16%) Python
6 23 (22.33%) Ruby
7 20 (19.42%) Java 8
8 8 (7.77%) Haskell
9 6 (5.83%) Groovy
10 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.85%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.91%) PHP
11 3 (2.91%) sed
12 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.94%) Perl
13 1 (0.97%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.94%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 40 (38.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) WorldPay
2 25 (24.27%) Oracle
3 10 (9.71%) IBM
4 2 (1.94%) ATG
4 2 (1.94%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.94%) Blue Martini
4 2 (1.94%) Demandware
4 2 (1.94%) Elastic Path
4 2 (1.94%) Google
4 2 (1.94%) hybris
4 2 (1.94%) Sun
5 1 (0.97%) Capita
5 1 (0.97%) SAP
5 1 (0.97%) WSO2