The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 272 298
Rank change year-on-year +35 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1112 1157 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.39% 1.18% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.23% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1074 963
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

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 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +61 528 £70,000 +7.69% 63
South East -6 170 £52,500 -4.54% 17
East of England +42 105 £52,500 -4.54% 7
North West +42 96 £60,000 +20.00% 20
South West +26 87 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Yorkshire +12 64 £52,500 +5.00% 12
East Midlands +27 30 £48,750 +8.33% 7
West Midlands -25 22 £55,000 +10.00% 4
North East +7 7 £37,500 +3.39% 2
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 2297 (100.00%) Java
2 1398 (60.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1202 (52.33%) Spring
4 773 (33.65%) SQL
5 733 (31.91%) TDD
6 717 (31.21%) JavaScript
7 640 (27.86%) Finance
8 606 (26.38%) Hibernate
9 547 (23.81%) Scrum
10 511 (22.25%) J2EE
11 496 (21.59%) Web Services
12 476 (20.72%) HTML
13 464 (20.20%) OO
14 442 (19.24%) NoSQL
15 407 (17.72%) Oracle
16 390 (16.98%) JUnit
17 388 (16.89%) Git (software)
18 384 (16.72%) CSS
19 383 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
20 380 (16.54%) REST
21 375 (16.33%) Linux
22 372 (16.20%) Maven
23 358 (15.59%) Banking
24 356 (15.50%) AngularJS
25 349 (15.19%) Software Engineering
26 331 (14.41%) XML
27 297 (12.93%) Tomcat
28 290 (12.63%) BDD
29 279 (12.15%) Jenkins
30 273 (11.89%) Microservices

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
1 297 (12.93%) Tomcat
2 236 (10.27%) JBoss
3 162 (7.05%) WebSphere
4 121 (5.27%) Elasticsearch
5 118 (5.14%) WebLogic
6 95 (4.14%) Apache Spark
7 83 (3.61%) Apache
8 75 (3.27%) Jetty
9 66 (2.87%) Apache Solr
10 59 (2.57%) GlassFish
11 50 (2.18%) Mule
12 46 (2.00%) Mule ESB
13 37 (1.61%) Confluence
14 35 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
15 32 (1.39%) CMS
16 27 (1.18%) OpenStack
17 25 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 12 (0.52%) CoreMedia CMS
18 12 (0.52%) IIS
19 8 (0.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (0.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.044%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.044%) Weka
Business Applications
1 39 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.35%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.087%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.044%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.044%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.044%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 262 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (4.40%) SaaS
3 60 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (1.18%) GitHub
6 22 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.57%) Heroku
9 7 (0.30%) PaaS
10 6 (0.26%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.26%) IaaS
11 5 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.13%) Force.com
14 2 (0.087%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.087%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.087%) G Suite
14 2 (0.087%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.48%) HTTP
2 52 (2.26%) Internet
3 25 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.70%) SSL
5 9 (0.39%) Value-Added Service
6 5 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.22%) Skype
7 3 (0.13%) AMQP
7 3 (0.13%) FTP
7 3 (0.13%) SSH
8 2 (0.087%) Wireless
8 2 (0.087%) X.509
9 1 (0.044%) ATM
9 1 (0.044%) CTI
9 1 (0.044%) DNS
9 1 (0.044%) Firewall
9 1 (0.044%) FIX Connectivity
9 1 (0.044%) iBeacon
9 1 (0.044%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 442 (19.24%) NoSQL
2 264 (11.49%) MySQL
3 230 (10.01%) Relational Database
4 195 (8.49%) MongoDB
4 195 (8.49%) SQL Server
5 191 (8.32%) Big Data
6 125 (5.44%) Hadoop
7 120 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
8 111 (4.83%) RDBMS
9 107 (4.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 63 (2.74%) Oracle Database
10 63 (2.74%) Redis
11 52 (2.26%) DB2
12 47 (2.05%) Couchbase
13 44 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 31 (1.35%) HBase
15 30 (1.31%) Riak
16 23 (1.00%) KDB
17 20 (0.87%) Neo4j
18 16 (0.70%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 390 (16.98%) JUnit
2 388 (16.89%) Git (software)
3 372 (16.20%) Maven
4 279 (12.15%) Jenkins
5 188 (8.18%) Gradle
6 174 (7.58%) Subversion
7 132 (5.75%) Ant
8 111 (4.83%) JIRA
9 92 (4.01%) Eclipse
10 91 (3.96%) Cucumber
11 85 (3.70%) Selenium
12 78 (3.40%) IntelliJ
13 75 (3.27%) Mockito
14 48 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 47 (2.05%) Mercurial
16 26 (1.13%) TeamCity
17 24 (1.04%) JMeter
18 23 (1.00%) jMock
19 21 (0.91%) SonarQube
19 21 (0.91%) Vagrant
General
1 640 (27.86%) Finance
2 358 (15.59%) Banking
3 116 (5.05%) Front Office
4 111 (4.83%) Retail
5 88 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 68 (2.96%) Games
7 47 (2.05%) Electronics
7 47 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 47 (2.05%) Marketing
8 39 (1.70%) Advertising
9 33 (1.44%) Back Office
9 33 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 33 (1.44%) Publishing
10 24 (1.04%) Automotive
11 14 (0.61%) Prime Brokerage
12 10 (0.44%) Online Betting
13 8 (0.35%) Legal
14 7 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1202 (52.33%) Spring
2 606 (26.38%) Hibernate
3 511 (22.25%) J2EE
4 496 (21.59%) Web Services
5 476 (20.72%) HTML
6 384 (16.72%) CSS
7 380 (16.54%) REST
8 356 (15.50%) AngularJS
9 331 (14.41%) XML
10 267 (11.62%) Java EE
11 262 (11.41%) RESTful
12 257 (11.19%) JMS
12 257 (11.19%) SOAP
13 224 (9.75%) Node.js
14 163 (7.10%) JPA
15 156 (6.79%) Spring MVC
16 149 (6.49%) HTML5
17 147 (6.40%) JDBC
18 143 (6.23%) JSON
19 140 (6.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 227 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 105 (4.57%) Algorithms
3 92 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
4 80 (3.48%) Data Structures
5 77 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
6 74 (3.22%) Fintech
6 74 (3.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 55 (2.39%) iPad
8 47 (2.05%) User Experience
9 36 (1.57%) Derivative
10 26 (1.13%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.13%) Fixed Income
11 20 (0.87%) Equities
12 19 (0.83%) Mobile App
12 19 (0.83%) Virtual Team
13 17 (0.74%) Reference Data
14 14 (0.61%) Internet of Things
14 14 (0.61%) Social Network
15 11 (0.48%) Hedge funds
15 11 (0.48%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 375 (16.33%) Linux
2 126 (5.49%) Unix
3 100 (4.35%) Windows
4 29 (1.26%) Android
5 18 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 14 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 13 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.52%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 8 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.17%) Solaris
12 3 (0.13%) CentOS
13 2 (0.087%) Debian
13 2 (0.087%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.044%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1398 (60.86%) Agile Software Development
2 733 (31.91%) TDD
3 547 (23.81%) Scrum
4 464 (20.20%) OO
5 383 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 349 (15.19%) Software Engineering
7 290 (12.63%) BDD
8 273 (11.89%) Microservices
9 256 (11.14%) MVC
10 251 (10.93%) E-Commerce
11 247 (10.75%) Multithreading
12 227 (9.88%) Mentoring
13 209 (9.10%) Unit Testing
14 175 (7.62%) OOP
14 175 (7.62%) SDLC
15 170 (7.40%) Kanban
16 162 (7.05%) SOA
17 153 (6.66%) Low Latency
17 153 (6.66%) Web Development
18 150 (6.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2297 (100.00%) Java
2 773 (33.65%) SQL
3 717 (31.21%) JavaScript
4 245 (10.67%) Scala
5 180 (7.84%) Python
6 136 (5.92%) C#
7 111 (4.83%) Groovy
8 90 (3.92%) C++
9 83 (3.61%) PL/SQL
10 61 (2.66%) PHP
11 60 (2.61%) Ruby
12 55 (2.39%) Shell Script
13 50 (2.18%) Go
14 40 (1.74%) C
15 37 (1.61%) Perl
16 34 (1.48%) Clojure
17 32 (1.39%) Bash Shell
18 21 (0.91%) Haskell
19 17 (0.74%) T-SQL
20 16 (0.70%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 270 (11.75%) Degree
2 51 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 40 (1.74%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.61%) PhD
5 6 (0.26%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.26%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.13%) APMG
6 3 (0.13%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.13%) PMP
7 2 (0.087%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.087%) OCP
7 2 (0.087%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.044%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.044%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.35%) QA
2 14 (0.61%) MiFID
3 11 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.26%) SDET
6 5 (0.22%) EMIR
7 4 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.17%) SLA
8 2 (0.087%) TickIT
9 1 (0.044%) Data Quality
System Software
1 109 (4.75%) Docker
2 19 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 13 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.57%) vSphere
5 9 (0.39%) HDFS
6 4 (0.17%) Firmware
7 3 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 81 (3.53%) Puppet
2 52 (2.26%) Ansible
3 48 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (1.57%) Kibana
5 30 (1.31%) logstash
6 21 (0.91%) Salt
7 20 (0.87%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.39%) Grafana
9 6 (0.26%) Marathon
9 6 (0.26%) Mesos
9 6 (0.26%) Packer
10 5 (0.22%) StatsD
10 5 (0.22%) Terraform
11 4 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.17%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.044%) Control-M
12 1 (0.044%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.044%) Nagios
12 1 (0.044%) Oozie
12 1 (0.044%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 407 (17.72%) Oracle
2 49 (2.13%) TIBCO
3 46 (2.00%) Sybase
4 42 (1.83%) Google
5 41 (1.78%) SAP
6 31 (1.35%) Apple
6 31 (1.35%) Microsoft
7 28 (1.22%) Solace
8 27 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 21 (0.91%) hybris
10 19 (0.83%) IBM
11 18 (0.78%) VMware
12 17 (0.74%) ION Trading
13 12 (0.52%) Adobe
13 12 (0.52%) Cognizant
14 11 (0.48%) Rackspace
14 11 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.44%) MuleSoft
16 9 (0.39%) InterSystems
17 8 (0.35%) Murex
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Cititec
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + 25% bonus, 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pens, Bonus, Health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: Yesterday