The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 271 311
Rank change year-on-year +20 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1110 1099 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.34% 1.19% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.23% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 864 1004 1009
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £75,000
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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in England

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in England

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in England

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +16 583 £70,000 +5.66% 84
South East +60 185 £57,500 +9.52% 29
North West -11 94 £60,000 +15.38% 7
Yorkshire +22 80 £50,000 +5.26% 11
South West +18 77 £52,500 +7.69% 11
East of England -42 44 £50,000 -9.09% 11
East Midlands +39 23 £52,500 +12.90% 5
West Midlands -21 19 £50,000 -13.04% 1
North East +18 3 £45,000 -6.25%
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

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

1 2220 (100.00%) Java
2 1402 (63.15%) Agile Software Development
3 1215 (54.73%) Spring
4 792 (35.68%) TDD
5 776 (34.95%) SQL
6 723 (32.57%) Hibernate
7 690 (31.08%) JavaScript
8 674 (30.36%) Finance
9 552 (24.86%) Scrum
10 485 (21.85%) Web Services
11 470 (21.17%) HTML
12 464 (20.90%) OO
13 449 (20.23%) J2EE
14 435 (19.59%) Continuous Integration
15 416 (18.74%) Maven
16 395 (17.79%) REST
17 392 (17.66%) Git (software)
18 385 (17.34%) JUnit
19 375 (16.89%) XML
20 374 (16.85%) Oracle
21 371 (16.71%) NoSQL
21 371 (16.71%) AngularJS
22 367 (16.53%) CSS
23 342 (15.41%) Banking
24 327 (14.73%) BDD
25 322 (14.50%) Microservices
25 322 (14.50%) Software Engineering
26 309 (13.92%) Linux
27 286 (12.88%) Tomcat
28 283 (12.75%) Test Automation

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 286 (12.88%) Tomcat
2 223 (10.05%) JBoss
3 150 (6.76%) WebSphere
4 111 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 109 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
6 83 (3.74%) Apache Spark
7 82 (3.69%) Apache
8 60 (2.70%) Apache Solr
9 57 (2.57%) Confluence
10 53 (2.39%) Jetty
11 46 (2.07%) GlassFish
12 40 (1.80%) Mule
13 32 (1.44%) CMS
14 30 (1.35%) OpenStack
15 29 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 26 (1.17%) Mule ESB
16 26 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
17 15 (0.68%) Apache TomEE
17 15 (0.68%) CoreMedia CMS
17 15 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.045%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.045%) Weka
Business Applications
1 49 (2.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.23%) Endur
4 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.14%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.090%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.045%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.045%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.045%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.045%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 236 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (3.38%) SaaS
3 69 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (1.31%) GitHub
6 24 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (0.45%) PaaS
10 7 (0.32%) IaaS
11 6 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.27%) Heroku
12 5 (0.23%) Slack
13 4 (0.18%) Bluemix
13 4 (0.18%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.14%) Force.com
15 2 (0.090%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 2 (0.090%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.57%) HTTP
2 45 (2.03%) Internet
3 20 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.72%) AMQP
5 8 (0.36%) SSH
6 7 (0.32%) Skype
6 7 (0.32%) Value-Added Service
7 4 (0.18%) SSL
8 3 (0.14%) Intranet
8 3 (0.14%) VoIP
9 2 (0.090%) ATM
10 1 (0.045%) DNS
10 1 (0.045%) FTP
10 1 (0.045%) HbbTV
10 1 (0.045%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.045%) iBeacon
10 1 (0.045%) NGN
10 1 (0.045%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.045%) SMS
10 1 (0.045%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (16.71%) NoSQL
2 251 (11.31%) MySQL
3 206 (9.28%) Relational Database
4 193 (8.69%) SQL Server
5 186 (8.38%) MongoDB
6 161 (7.25%) Big Data
7 124 (5.59%) Hadoop
8 123 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
9 119 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 93 (4.19%) RDBMS
11 70 (3.15%) Redis
12 57 (2.57%) Oracle Database
13 45 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 36 (1.62%) DB2
15 32 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (1.40%) Riak
17 28 (1.26%) Couchbase
18 22 (0.99%) HBase
19 21 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
20 20 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 416 (18.74%) Maven
2 392 (17.66%) Git (software)
3 385 (17.34%) JUnit
4 283 (12.75%) Jenkins
5 165 (7.43%) Subversion
6 154 (6.94%) Gradle
7 139 (6.26%) Ant
8 129 (5.81%) Selenium
9 120 (5.41%) JIRA
10 106 (4.77%) Cucumber
11 94 (4.23%) Mockito
12 83 (3.74%) Eclipse
13 75 (3.38%) IntelliJ
14 48 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 46 (2.07%) Mercurial
16 31 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
17 26 (1.17%) TeamCity
18 24 (1.08%) DbUnit
19 22 (0.99%) JMeter
20 21 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 674 (30.36%) Finance
2 342 (15.41%) Banking
3 132 (5.95%) Retail
4 107 (4.82%) Investment Banking
5 95 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 85 (3.83%) Games
6 85 (3.83%) Marketing
7 79 (3.56%) Front Office
8 60 (2.70%) Electronics
9 56 (2.52%) Retail Banking
10 53 (2.39%) Manufacturing
11 49 (2.21%) Publishing
12 41 (1.85%) Back Office
13 37 (1.67%) Advertising
14 25 (1.13%) Automotive
15 17 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.68%) Prime Brokerage
17 12 (0.54%) Legal
18 10 (0.45%) Online Betting
19 7 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1215 (54.73%) Spring
2 723 (32.57%) Hibernate
3 485 (21.85%) Web Services
4 470 (21.17%) HTML
5 449 (20.23%) J2EE
6 395 (17.79%) REST
7 375 (16.89%) XML
8 371 (16.71%) AngularJS
9 367 (16.53%) CSS
10 280 (12.61%) Java EE
11 278 (12.52%) RESTful
12 265 (11.94%) SOAP
13 226 (10.18%) JMS
14 209 (9.41%) Spring Boot
15 200 (9.01%) Node.js
16 165 (7.43%) Spring MVC
17 161 (7.25%) JSON
18 155 (6.98%) React
19 154 (6.94%) HTML5
20 148 (6.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 249 (11.22%) Computer Science
2 218 (9.82%) Greenfield Project
3 111 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 98 (4.41%) Fintech
5 84 (3.78%) Algorithms
6 82 (3.69%) iPad
7 71 (3.20%) Data Structures
8 67 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 48 (2.16%) Derivative
11 45 (2.03%) Credit Risk
12 43 (1.94%) User Experience
13 36 (1.62%) Equity Derivative
14 31 (1.40%) Market Risk
15 25 (1.13%) Equities
16 21 (0.95%) Hedge funds
17 18 (0.81%) Virtual Team
18 16 (0.72%) Mobile App
18 16 (0.72%) Online Games
18 16 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 309 (13.92%) Linux
2 140 (6.31%) Unix
3 78 (3.51%) Windows
4 38 (1.71%) Android
5 27 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.54%) Mac OS
8 10 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.27%) Solaris
11 5 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.14%) CentOS
14 1 (0.045%) Debian
14 1 (0.045%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1402 (63.15%) Agile Software Development
2 792 (35.68%) TDD
3 552 (24.86%) Scrum
4 464 (20.90%) OO
5 435 (19.59%) Continuous Integration
6 327 (14.73%) BDD
7 322 (14.50%) Microservices
7 322 (14.50%) Software Engineering
8 283 (12.75%) Test Automation
9 280 (12.61%) MVC
10 277 (12.48%) Multithreading
11 237 (10.68%) Unit Testing
12 222 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 220 (9.91%) E-Commerce
14 199 (8.96%) SDLC
15 168 (7.57%) SOA
16 157 (7.07%) DevOps
17 149 (6.71%) Kanban
18 135 (6.08%) Web Development
19 133 (5.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2220 (100.00%) Java
2 776 (34.95%) SQL
3 690 (31.08%) JavaScript
4 197 (8.87%) Python
5 168 (7.57%) Scala
6 126 (5.68%) PL/SQL
7 124 (5.59%) C#
8 76 (3.42%) C++
9 67 (3.02%) Groovy
10 62 (2.79%) PHP
11 54 (2.43%) Ruby
12 53 (2.39%) Bash Shell
13 52 (2.34%) Perl
14 49 (2.21%) Shell Script
15 39 (1.76%) Go
16 29 (1.31%) C
17 20 (0.90%) T-SQL
18 18 (0.81%) Clojure
19 17 (0.77%) ES6
20 14 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 276 (12.43%) Degree
2 117 (5.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 22 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 20 (0.90%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (0.36%) PhD
8 6 (0.27%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.18%) PMP
10 3 (0.14%) APMG
10 3 (0.14%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.090%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.045%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.045%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.57%) QA
2 14 (0.63%) MiFID
3 12 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.18%) EMIR
7 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.090%) SLA
8 2 (0.090%) TickIT
9 1 (0.045%) GCP
9 1 (0.045%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.045%) SEPA
System Software
1 114 (5.14%) Docker
2 13 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (0.27%) HDFS
4 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.14%) vSphere
5 1 (0.045%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.045%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.045%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 71 (3.20%) Puppet
2 44 (1.98%) Ansible
3 33 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.40%) Kibana
5 26 (1.17%) logstash
6 16 (0.72%) Salt
7 14 (0.63%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.41%) Terraform
9 8 (0.36%) Grafana
9 8 (0.36%) StatsD
10 6 (0.27%) Packer
11 4 (0.18%) Nagios
11 4 (0.18%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.14%) Marathon
12 3 (0.14%) Mesos
12 3 (0.14%) Rancher
13 1 (0.045%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.045%) HockeyApp
13 1 (0.045%) Opsview
13 1 (0.045%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 374 (16.85%) Oracle
2 55 (2.48%) SAP
3 45 (2.03%) Google
4 41 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 39 (1.76%) Sybase
6 34 (1.53%) Microsoft
7 33 (1.49%) Red Hat
8 32 (1.44%) hybris
9 29 (1.31%) Apple
10 23 (1.04%) Tableau
11 20 (0.90%) Cognizant
11 20 (0.90%) IBM
12 17 (0.77%) StreamBase
13 13 (0.59%) Splunk
14 12 (0.54%) Adobe
14 12 (0.54%) VMware
15 9 (0.41%) GoldenSource
15 9 (0.41%) InterSystems
15 9 (0.41%) Perforce
15 9 (0.41%) Solace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MHR
Salary: Competitive Salary, Custom Built Technology Centre, Restaurant & More!
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vadis People
Salary: circ £50,000 to £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Java Source
Salary: £55k-£70k DOE + Pension, Healthcare, Stock Options, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k Contributory Pension, Laptop, Life Insurance, 25 days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Company Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55k +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
3Search
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 and strong benefits (car, bonus, more)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £800000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 6 days ago