The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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 Software Developer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 778 893 853
Rank change year-on-year +115 -40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Developer 64 54 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.080% 0.055% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.057% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 81
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,989 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.15% +5.55%  

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 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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
North West 0 20 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South West +32 14 £48,750 +2.63% 3
London +66 11 £65,000 - 3
South East +56 10 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East of England +21 5 £50,000 +5.26%
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +28 1 £55,000 +35.80% 2
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Java Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (57.14%) Spring
3 64 (53.78%) JavaScript
4 62 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (50.42%) SQL
6 53 (44.54%) Software Engineering
7 45 (37.82%) Degree
8 43 (36.13%) Computer Science
9 41 (34.45%) Oracle
10 38 (31.93%) Java EE
11 36 (30.25%) HTML
12 35 (29.41%) Linux
13 34 (28.57%) TDD
14 29 (24.37%) Hibernate
15 27 (22.69%) Mathematics
15 27 (22.69%) Selenium
16 23 (19.33%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
17 22 (18.49%) CSS
18 21 (17.65%) Oracle ADF
19 19 (15.97%) Git (software)
20 18 (15.13%) Web Development
20 18 (15.13%) HTML5
21 17 (14.29%) Unit Testing
21 17 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (14.29%) Finance
21 17 (14.29%) Automated Testing
21 17 (14.29%) Web Services
21 17 (14.29%) Tomcat
22 16 (13.45%) Python

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 17 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.56%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.36%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.36%) CMS
3 4 (3.36%) IIS
3 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.68%) JBoss
5 1 (0.84%) Jetty
5 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.84%) Force.com
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
2 15 (12.61%) MySQL
3 10 (8.40%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.20%) Big Data
6 4 (3.36%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.52%) DB2
7 3 (2.52%) Triplestore
8 2 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.84%) GIS
Development Applications
1 27 (22.69%) Selenium
2 19 (15.97%) Git (software)
3 16 (13.45%) Jenkins
4 14 (11.76%) JUnit
4 14 (11.76%) Maven
5 10 (8.40%) Mockito
6 8 (6.72%) JIRA
7 7 (5.88%) Ant
7 7 (5.88%) Gradle
7 7 (5.88%) IntelliJ
8 6 (5.04%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (4.20%) JMeter
9 5 (4.20%) Liquibase
9 5 (4.20%) Robot Framework
10 4 (3.36%) Mocha
10 4 (3.36%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.36%) Travis CI
11 3 (2.52%) Moq
General
1 17 (14.29%) Finance
2 15 (12.61%) Telecoms
3 14 (11.76%) Banking
4 6 (5.04%) Marketing
5 3 (2.52%) Electronics
5 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.68%) Advertising
6 2 (1.68%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (57.14%) Spring
2 38 (31.93%) Java EE
3 36 (30.25%) HTML
4 29 (24.37%) Hibernate
5 22 (18.49%) CSS
6 21 (17.65%) Oracle ADF
7 18 (15.13%) HTML5
8 17 (14.29%) Web Services
9 16 (13.45%) REST
9 16 (13.45%) XML
10 13 (10.92%) .NET
11 12 (10.08%) AngularJS
11 12 (10.08%) Node.js
12 11 (9.24%) Spring Boot
13 10 (8.40%) CSS3
13 10 (8.40%) J2EE
14 9 (7.56%) RESTful
15 7 (5.88%) JSON
16 5 (4.20%) Grails
16 5 (4.20%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 43 (36.13%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (9.24%) Fintech
4 10 (8.40%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.20%) Life Science
7 4 (3.36%) Internet of Things
7 4 (3.36%) Semantic Web
8 3 (2.52%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.52%) Social Network
8 3 (2.52%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.68%) User Experience
10 1 (0.84%) Blog
10 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (29.41%) Linux
2 12 (10.08%) Windows
3 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.52%) Unix
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.54%) Software Engineering
3 34 (28.57%) TDD
4 27 (22.69%) Mathematics
5 23 (19.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (15.13%) Web Development
7 17 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 17 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 16 (13.45%) Scrum
9 14 (11.76%) MVC
9 14 (11.76%) SDLC
10 13 (10.92%) High Availability
10 13 (10.92%) OO
10 13 (10.92%) UML
11 12 (10.08%) SOA
12 10 (8.40%) BDD
12 10 (8.40%) Coaching
13 9 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (7.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (53.78%) JavaScript
3 60 (50.42%) SQL
4 16 (13.45%) Python
5 15 (12.61%) C#
6 13 (10.92%) C
6 13 (10.92%) C++
7 10 (8.40%) Scala
8 5 (4.20%) Perl
8 5 (4.20%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.36%) Clojure
9 4 (3.36%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.36%) Ruby
10 3 (2.52%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.52%) Go
10 3 (2.52%) Groovy
10 3 (2.52%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.68%) Haskell
12 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (37.82%) Degree
2 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) SDET
3 2 (1.68%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.68%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Docker
2 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Ansible
1 1 (0.84%) Grafana
1 1 (0.84%) Kibana
1 1 (0.84%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (34.45%) Oracle
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.20%) IBM
4 3 (2.52%) SAP
5 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.68%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (0.84%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.84%) Splunk
6 1 (0.84%) VMware
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
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Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago