Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 February 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 248 274
Rank change year-on-year -30 +26 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1,931 2,302 2,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.17% 1.40% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.45% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,632 2,075 2,218
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159,174 159,109 190,644
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.50% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 131,450 133,199 160,983
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 6 months to 20 February 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
London -40 1,008 £70,000 -3.45% 134
South East +6 348 £55,000 -4.35% 49
North of England -57 210 £50,000 - 28
Midlands +58 130 £55,000 +10.00% 15
South West -27 130 £52,500 - 15
North West -70 118 £52,500 - 16
East of England -64 103 £57,500 +9.52% 18
West Midlands +38 82 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Yorkshire -4 79 £50,000 - 9
East Midlands +18 48 £52,500 +10.53% 4
North East -11 13 £40,000 +4.70% 3
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 England region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 1,930 (99.95%) Java
2 1,205 (62.40%) Agile Software Development
3 1,072 (55.52%) Spring
4 698 (36.15%) JavaScript
5 659 (34.13%) TDD
6 602 (31.18%) SQL
7 570 (29.52%) Finance
8 491 (25.43%) Hibernate
9 455 (23.56%) HTML
10 422 (21.85%) Software Engineering
11 409 (21.18%) Web Services
12 391 (20.25%) AngularJS
13 375 (19.42%) Microservices
14 362 (18.75%) Scrum
15 353 (18.28%) J2EE
16 343 (17.76%) Degree
17 342 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
18 336 (17.40%) CSS
19 314 (16.26%) RESTful
20 311 (16.11%) REST
21 306 (15.85%) Linux
22 299 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
23 288 (14.91%) OO
24 285 (14.76%) NoSQL
25 277 (14.34%) Banking
26 273 (14.14%) Oracle
27 250 (12.95%) Git (software)
28 247 (12.79%) Maven
28 247 (12.79%) MVC
29 245 (12.69%) Spring Boot

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
1 178 (9.22%) Tomcat
2 127 (6.58%) JBoss
3 94 (4.87%) Elasticsearch
4 64 (3.31%) Apache
5 61 (3.16%) WebSphere
6 53 (2.74%) WebLogic
7 51 (2.64%) Apache Spark
8 47 (2.43%) Apache Solr
9 39 (2.02%) Mule
10 36 (1.86%) Jetty
11 34 (1.76%) Confluence
12 23 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 19 (0.98%) Mule ESB
14 16 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
15 15 (0.78%) CMS
15 15 (0.78%) nginx
16 14 (0.73%) WildFly
17 13 (0.67%) Apache Pig
18 11 (0.57%) CoreMedia CMS
18 11 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.052%) Weka
Business Applications
1 18 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle TCA
6 2 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.052%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.052%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 342 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (2.69%) GitHub
4 47 (2.43%) SaaS
5 31 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 27 (1.40%) OpenShift
7 26 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (0.78%) Serverless
10 13 (0.67%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 11 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 8 (0.41%) PaaS
14 7 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
15 5 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.26%) Google Play
16 3 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
16 3 (0.16%) Bluemix
16 3 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.54%) HTTP
2 47 (2.43%) Internet
3 22 (1.14%) AMQP
4 13 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.41%) SSL
6 5 (0.26%) Skype
7 4 (0.21%) Network Security
8 3 (0.16%) Broadband
9 2 (0.10%) Hyperconnected
9 2 (0.10%) SMS
10 1 (0.052%) ATM
10 1 (0.052%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.052%) DNS
10 1 (0.052%) Value-Added Service
10 1 (0.052%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (14.76%) NoSQL
2 169 (8.75%) MySQL
3 166 (8.60%) Big Data
4 145 (7.51%) Relational Database
5 127 (6.58%) MongoDB
6 108 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 105 (5.44%) SQL Server
8 95 (4.92%) Hadoop
9 80 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
10 67 (3.47%) RDBMS
11 57 (2.95%) Redis
12 43 (2.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 42 (2.18%) HBase
14 30 (1.55%) Blockchain
15 26 (1.35%) Oracle Database
16 24 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (0.67%) Neo4j
18 12 (0.62%) Hazelcast
19 11 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
19 11 (0.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 250 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 247 (12.79%) Maven
3 217 (11.24%) Jenkins
4 204 (10.56%) JUnit
5 146 (7.56%) Subversion
6 95 (4.92%) Cucumber
7 94 (4.87%) JIRA
8 91 (4.71%) Selenium
9 76 (3.94%) Eclipse
10 72 (3.73%) Gradle
11 44 (2.28%) Mockito
12 40 (2.07%) TeamCity
13 37 (1.92%) IntelliJ
14 34 (1.76%) Ant
15 32 (1.66%) Sonatype Nexus
16 21 (1.09%) ClearCase
17 20 (1.04%) Spock
18 17 (0.88%) Bitbucket
19 16 (0.83%) Hudson
20 14 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
General
1 570 (29.52%) Finance
2 277 (14.34%) Banking
3 115 (5.96%) Investment Banking
4 102 (5.28%) Games
5 72 (3.73%) Advertising
5 72 (3.73%) Retail
6 66 (3.42%) Telecoms
7 65 (3.37%) Front Office
8 55 (2.85%) Retail Banking
9 40 (2.07%) Marketing
10 39 (2.02%) Back Office
11 35 (1.81%) Manufacturing
12 34 (1.76%) Electronics
13 32 (1.66%) Financial Institution
14 27 (1.40%) Publishing
15 14 (0.73%) Law
16 10 (0.52%) Automotive
16 10 (0.52%) Online Betting
17 9 (0.47%) Legal
18 5 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,072 (55.52%) Spring
2 491 (25.43%) Hibernate
3 455 (23.56%) HTML
4 409 (21.18%) Web Services
5 391 (20.25%) AngularJS
6 353 (18.28%) J2EE
7 336 (17.40%) CSS
8 314 (16.26%) RESTful
9 311 (16.11%) REST
10 245 (12.69%) Spring Boot
11 222 (11.50%) Java EE
12 187 (9.68%) XML
13 178 (9.22%) Node.js
14 166 (8.60%) React
15 156 (8.08%) HTML5
16 141 (7.30%) Spring MVC
17 131 (6.78%) JSON
18 125 (6.47%) JMS
19 121 (6.27%) JPA
19 121 (6.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 231 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 193 (9.99%) Fintech
3 170 (8.80%) Greenfield Project
4 110 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
5 69 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 55 (2.85%) Algorithms
7 54 (2.80%) Equities
8 50 (2.59%) Derivative
9 46 (2.38%) Data Structures
10 38 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 37 (1.92%) Fixed Income
12 36 (1.86%) Mobile App
13 35 (1.81%) User Experience
14 33 (1.71%) Online Games
15 25 (1.29%) Equity Derivative
16 22 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 22 (1.14%) Private Cloud
17 13 (0.67%) Bitcoin
18 12 (0.62%) Public Cloud
19 10 (0.52%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 306 (15.85%) Linux
2 158 (8.18%) Unix
3 67 (3.47%) Windows
4 59 (3.06%) Android
5 48 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 25 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (1.24%) Solaris
8 22 (1.14%) Mac OS
9 13 (0.67%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.52%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.41%) Nucleus RTOS
11 8 (0.41%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.21%) CentOS
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server
13 3 (0.16%) openSUSE
14 2 (0.10%) Debian
14 2 (0.10%) HPUX
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.052%) Fedora
15 1 (0.052%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,205 (62.40%) Agile Software Development
2 659 (34.13%) TDD
3 422 (21.85%) Software Engineering
4 375 (19.42%) Microservices
5 362 (18.75%) Scrum
6 299 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
7 288 (14.91%) OO
8 247 (12.79%) MVC
9 244 (12.64%) Mentoring
10 237 (12.27%) BDD
11 205 (10.62%) SDLC
12 196 (10.15%) DevOps
13 175 (9.06%) E-Commerce
14 167 (8.65%) Multithreading
15 163 (8.44%) Unit Testing
16 147 (7.61%) Test Automation
17 134 (6.94%) Open Source
18 127 (6.58%) Kanban
18 127 (6.58%) SOA
19 104 (5.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1,930 (99.95%) Java
2 698 (36.15%) JavaScript
3 602 (31.18%) SQL
4 194 (10.05%) Scala
5 180 (9.32%) Python
6 126 (6.53%) PHP
7 99 (5.13%) C#
8 88 (4.56%) C++
9 82 (4.25%) Groovy
10 68 (3.52%) Ruby
11 54 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.18%) Shell Script
13 41 (2.12%) C
14 26 (1.35%) Kotlin
15 23 (1.19%) Bash Shell
15 23 (1.19%) R
16 21 (1.09%) Go
17 14 (0.73%) ActionScript
18 13 (0.67%) Clojure
18 13 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 343 (17.76%) Degree
2 130 (6.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.67%) PhD
6 12 (0.62%) Master's Degree
6 12 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.57%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.10%) OCP
10 1 (0.052%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.052%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.99%) QA
2 23 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.47%) SLA
4 4 (0.21%) PSD2
4 4 (0.21%) SEPA
5 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.16%) MiFID
6 2 (0.10%) GCP
7 1 (0.052%) GDPR
7 1 (0.052%) PMO
System Software
1 182 (9.43%) Docker
2 33 (1.71%) HDFS
3 8 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.052%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.052%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.052%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (3.94%) Puppet
2 61 (3.16%) Ansible
3 37 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (1.24%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.41%) Terraform
6 5 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.26%) Salt
7 3 (0.16%) Packer
8 2 (0.10%) Ambari
8 2 (0.10%) Kibana
8 2 (0.10%) logstash
9 1 (0.052%) Grafana
9 1 (0.052%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.052%) StatsD
Vendors
1 273 (14.14%) Oracle
2 67 (3.47%) Google
3 37 (1.92%) SAP
4 34 (1.76%) Microsoft
5 28 (1.45%) IBM
6 26 (1.35%) hybris
7 22 (1.14%) WorldPay
8 17 (0.88%) Apple
8 17 (0.88%) TIBCO
9 16 (0.83%) Sybase
10 14 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (0.62%) Facebook
12 11 (0.57%) Capita
13 10 (0.52%) Talend
14 9 (0.47%) Apigee
15 7 (0.36%) ION Trading
15 7 (0.36%) Sun
16 6 (0.31%) Red Hat
17 5 (0.26%) Adobe
18 4 (0.21%) Mercator