Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Java Software Developer
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1016 1069 1119
Rank change year-on-year +53 +50 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Developer 132 120 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.067% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.070% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 122 116 137
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,875 £73,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Developer in England

Senior Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Developer in England

Senior Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Developer in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Software Developer in England

Senior Java Software 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 Software Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 62 £70,000 +1.82% 2
North of England +14 35 £60,000 +12.40% 6
North West +12 29 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South West +33 11 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +17 11 £62,500 +13.64% 3
East of England +18 9 £60,000 +14.29%
East Midlands +36 4 - - 1
Midlands +36 4 - - 2
Yorkshire +20 4 £45,000 +11.11% 2
North East - 2 £62,500 - 1
Senior Java Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 131 (99.24%) Java
2 84 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (61.36%) Spring
4 73 (55.30%) Software Engineering
4 73 (55.30%) JavaScript
5 57 (43.18%) SQL
6 47 (35.61%) Java EE
7 45 (34.09%) Degree
8 38 (28.79%) Computer Science
8 38 (28.79%) Finance
8 38 (28.79%) Microservices
9 34 (25.76%) Python
10 31 (23.48%) Linux
10 31 (23.48%) Docker
11 29 (21.97%) TDD
12 28 (21.21%) Mentoring
13 27 (20.45%) HTML
14 24 (18.18%) Selenium
14 24 (18.18%) Scala
14 24 (18.18%) Oracle
14 24 (18.18%) Fintech
15 22 (16.67%) Mathematics
15 22 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (16.67%) Hibernate
16 21 (15.91%) Oracle ADF
16 21 (15.91%) NoSQL
17 19 (14.39%) REST
17 19 (14.39%) Enterprise Software
18 18 (13.64%) Scrum
18 18 (13.64%) Spring Boot

Senior Java Software 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 12 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.27%) Apache
4 3 (2.27%) IIS
5 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.76%) JBoss
6 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) HTTP
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.91%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.82%) Big Data
4 8 (6.06%) MySQL
5 6 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.79%) Blockchain
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.03%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.52%) BigQuery
9 2 (1.52%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (18.18%) Selenium
2 11 (8.33%) Maven
3 10 (7.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.03%) Gradle
5 4 (3.03%) JUnit
6 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.27%) Subversion
7 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.76%) Hudson
8 1 (0.76%) Spock
8 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (28.79%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.09%) Banking
4 9 (6.82%) Financial Institution
5 8 (6.06%) Marketing
6 7 (5.30%) Electronics
6 7 (5.30%) Manufacturing
7 6 (4.55%) Publishing
8 5 (3.79%) Retail
9 4 (3.03%) Games
9 4 (3.03%) Legal
10 2 (1.52%) Automotive
11 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (61.36%) Spring
2 47 (35.61%) Java EE
3 27 (20.45%) HTML
4 22 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 21 (15.91%) Oracle ADF
6 19 (14.39%) REST
7 18 (13.64%) Spring Boot
8 17 (12.88%) HTML5
8 17 (12.88%) Play Framework
9 16 (12.12%) AngularJS
10 15 (11.36%) XML
11 13 (9.85%) J2EE
11 13 (9.85%) RESTful
12 11 (8.33%) React Native
12 11 (8.33%) Web Services
13 10 (7.58%) .NET
13 10 (7.58%) JSON
14 9 (6.82%) CSS
15 7 (5.30%) JMS
15 7 (5.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (28.79%) Computer Science
2 24 (18.18%) Fintech
3 19 (14.39%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.52%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.76%) Life Science
8 1 (0.76%) PKI
8 1 (0.76%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.48%) Linux
2 10 (7.58%) Android
2 10 (7.58%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.30%) Windows
4 2 (1.52%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (55.30%) Software Engineering
3 38 (28.79%) Microservices
4 29 (21.97%) TDD
5 28 (21.21%) Mentoring
6 22 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 18 (13.64%) Scrum
8 16 (12.12%) Test Automation
9 15 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (10.61%) SOA
11 13 (9.85%) High Availability
12 12 (9.09%) Open Source
13 11 (8.33%) Low Latency
13 11 (8.33%) SDLC
14 10 (7.58%) BDD
14 10 (7.58%) OOP
14 10 (7.58%) Unit Testing
15 9 (6.82%) MVC
15 9 (6.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (99.24%) Java
2 73 (55.30%) JavaScript
3 57 (43.18%) SQL
4 34 (25.76%) Python
5 24 (18.18%) Scala
6 11 (8.33%) C#
6 11 (8.33%) C++
7 5 (3.79%) Groovy
7 5 (3.79%) Ruby
8 4 (3.03%) C
8 4 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.52%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.52%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.52%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) PHP
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (34.09%) Degree
2 7 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 4 (3.03%) SEPA
2 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 31 (23.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Packer
1 5 (3.79%) Terraform
2 4 (3.03%) Opsview
3 1 (0.76%) Ansible
3 1 (0.76%) Kibana
3 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.76%) logstash
3 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Oracle
2 7 (5.30%) SAP
3 5 (3.79%) Google
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.76%) Splunk