The median annual salary for a Senior Java Programmer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Programmer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 893 936
Rank change year-on-year +77 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 23 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.044% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.046% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 20
Median salary £58,750 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% +2.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £66,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £58,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.63% +11.90%  

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 78220 94077 100270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.33% 96.38% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 65477 79777 82622
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Programmer in England

Senior Java Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Programmer in England

Senior Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer in England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Programmer in England

Senior Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
South East +68 6 £80,000 +45.45% 1
South West +18 6 £45,000 -14.28%
East of England -1 6 £51,250 -18.00% 1
London +49 5 £85,000 +54.54%
Senior Java Programmer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (58.46%) Software Engineering
3 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
3 37 (56.92%) HTML
4 34 (52.31%) Degree
5 33 (50.77%) Computer Science
5 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (47.69%) CSS
6 31 (47.69%) Oracle
7 25 (38.46%) SQL
8 22 (33.85%) OO
9 19 (29.23%) Spring
9 19 (29.23%) Linux
9 19 (29.23%) OOP
10 18 (27.69%) J2EE
11 17 (26.15%) JBoss
11 17 (26.15%) Relational Database
12 16 (24.62%) E-Commerce
12 16 (24.62%) C++
13 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
13 15 (23.08%) Swing
14 14 (21.54%) Python
14 14 (21.54%) C
14 14 (21.54%) MySQL
14 14 (21.54%) JSP
14 14 (21.54%) TDD
15 13 (20.00%) Ajax
15 13 (20.00%) WebSphere
15 13 (20.00%) Hibernate
15 13 (20.00%) WebLogic

Senior Java Programmer 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 17 (26.15%) JBoss
2 13 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) DNS
2 4 (6.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) Relational Database
2 14 (21.54%) MySQL
3 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.15%) Big Data
7 3 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Ant
1 11 (16.92%) Maven
2 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 10 (15.38%) Selenium
3 9 (13.85%) Cucumber
3 9 (13.85%) JUnit
4 7 (10.77%) Gradle
5 6 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (9.23%) JIRA
6 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 5 (7.69%) IntelliJ
6 5 (7.69%) JMeter
6 5 (7.69%) Liquibase
6 5 (7.69%) Mockito
6 5 (7.69%) Robot Framework
7 4 (6.15%) Subversion
8 1 (1.54%) GitLab
8 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Front Office
2 3 (4.62%) Games
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.92%) HTML
2 31 (47.69%) CSS
3 19 (29.23%) Spring
4 18 (27.69%) J2EE
5 15 (23.08%) Swing
6 14 (21.54%) JSP
7 13 (20.00%) Ajax
7 13 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 11 (16.92%) Java EE
9 9 (13.85%) JPA
10 7 (10.77%) Spring MVC
11 6 (9.23%) JSF
11 6 (9.23%) Web Services
12 5 (7.69%) Java SE
12 5 (7.69%) Lambda Expressions
12 5 (7.69%) REST
12 5 (7.69%) Spring Boot
12 5 (7.69%) Spring Security
12 5 (7.69%) Thymeleaf
13 4 (6.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.08%) Equities
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Software Engineering
2 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.85%) OO
4 19 (29.23%) OOP
5 16 (24.62%) E-Commerce
6 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 14 (21.54%) TDD
8 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
8 12 (18.46%) MVC
9 11 (16.92%) OOD
10 10 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 10 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
11 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.31%) Open Source
11 8 (12.31%) SDLC
12 7 (10.77%) High Availability
13 6 (9.23%) Migration
14 5 (7.69%) AOP
14 5 (7.69%) Scrum
14 5 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (56.92%) JavaScript
3 25 (38.46%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) C++
5 14 (21.54%) C
5 14 (21.54%) Python
6 10 (15.38%) Assembly Language
7 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
8 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.15%) Perl
9 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.54%) Go
10 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (52.31%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) VMware
3 2 (3.08%) Solace
3 2 (3.08%) Sybase
3 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.54%) Splunk
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