The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer - Java
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 751 799 855
Rank change year-on-year +48 +56  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 104 108 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 102 84 76
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 £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.43%  

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 80108 89468 100526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.97% 96.55% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65932 76287 83736
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Software Engineer in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Yorkshire - 35 £60,000 - 2
London +16 27 £70,000 +7.69% 7
South West +9 14 £40,000 -15.78%
South East +27 13 £70,000 +40.00% 5
North West -35 11 £60,000 +4.34% 1
West Midlands +16 2 £56,250 +25.00%
East of England -11 2 £62,500 +5.93%
Senior Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 222 (100.00%) Java
2 219 (98.65%) Software Engineering
3 122 (54.95%) OO
4 116 (52.25%) SQL
5 98 (44.14%) Continuous Integration
6 93 (41.89%) Test Automation
7 91 (40.99%) Degree
8 88 (39.64%) NoSQL
9 87 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
10 86 (38.74%) Git (software)
11 76 (34.23%) Subversion
12 75 (33.78%) Algorithms
13 73 (32.88%) Spring
14 72 (32.43%) Data Structures
15 69 (31.08%) Mercurial
16 57 (25.68%) JavaScript
17 53 (23.87%) Scrum
18 50 (22.52%) Hibernate
19 42 (18.92%) HTML
19 42 (18.92%) TDD
19 42 (18.92%) AngularJS
20 39 (17.57%) RESTful
21 38 (17.12%) C++
21 38 (17.12%) Tomcat
21 38 (17.12%) REST
22 35 (15.77%) Linux
23 34 (15.32%) Windows
23 34 (15.32%) J2EE
24 29 (13.06%) Mentoring
25 28 (12.61%) Java EE

Senior Java Software Engineer 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 38 (17.12%) Tomcat
2 18 (8.11%) JBoss
3 12 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (4.05%) Apache
5 7 (3.15%) Jetty
5 7 (3.15%) nginx
5 7 (3.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (3.15%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.15%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.25%) IIS
7 4 (1.80%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.35%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.45%) Mule
9 1 (0.45%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.35%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.90%) CloudFront
4 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.90%) Heroku
4 2 (0.90%) Route 53
5 1 (0.45%) Force.com
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.50%) DNS
2 7 (3.15%) Wireless
3 6 (2.70%) 802.11
3 6 (2.70%) Bluetooth
4 4 (1.80%) HTTP
5 2 (0.90%) Firewall
6 1 (0.45%) Internet
6 1 (0.45%) PPP
6 1 (0.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (39.64%) NoSQL
2 22 (9.91%) Relational Database
3 21 (9.46%) MySQL
4 19 (8.56%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.60%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.15%) InterSystems Cache
8 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.15%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.70%) Big Data
9 6 (2.70%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.80%) Blockchain
10 4 (1.80%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (1.80%) GIS
10 4 (1.80%) JasperReports
11 3 (1.35%) Triplestore
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 86 (38.74%) Git (software)
2 76 (34.23%) Subversion
3 69 (31.08%) Mercurial
4 27 (12.16%) JUnit
5 26 (11.71%) Maven
6 23 (10.36%) Jenkins
7 17 (7.66%) Ant
8 13 (5.86%) Hudson
9 11 (4.95%) JIRA
9 11 (4.95%) Mockito
10 9 (4.05%) Eclipse
11 7 (3.15%) Selenium
11 7 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (3.15%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (2.70%) Cucumber
12 6 (2.70%) Gradle
12 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (2.25%) Travis CI
14 4 (1.80%) FishEye
14 4 (1.80%) Robot Framework
General
1 27 (12.16%) Finance
2 8 (3.60%) Electronics
3 5 (2.25%) Banking
4 4 (1.80%) Publishing
5 3 (1.35%) Advertising
5 3 (1.35%) Retail
6 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (32.88%) Spring
2 50 (22.52%) Hibernate
3 42 (18.92%) AngularJS
3 42 (18.92%) HTML
4 39 (17.57%) RESTful
5 38 (17.12%) REST
6 34 (15.32%) J2EE
7 28 (12.61%) Java EE
8 27 (12.16%) CSS
9 25 (11.26%) Web Services
10 23 (10.36%) Ember.js
11 20 (9.01%) JSON
12 19 (8.56%) XML
13 18 (8.11%) JMS
14 17 (7.66%) JPA
15 15 (6.76%) Spring Boot
16 14 (6.31%) HTML5
16 14 (6.31%) JSP
16 14 (6.31%) React
16 14 (6.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (33.78%) Algorithms
2 72 (32.43%) Data Structures
3 15 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.95%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (4.95%) Fintech
6 7 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.25%) Semantic Web
7 5 (2.25%) User Experience
8 4 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.77%) Linux
2 34 (15.32%) Windows
3 23 (10.36%) Android
4 13 (5.86%) Unix
5 6 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.25%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (98.65%) Software Engineering
2 122 (54.95%) OO
3 98 (44.14%) Continuous Integration
4 93 (41.89%) Test Automation
5 87 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (23.87%) Scrum
7 42 (18.92%) TDD
8 29 (13.06%) Mentoring
9 26 (11.71%) Microservices
10 23 (10.36%) Pair Programming
10 23 (10.36%) Unit Testing
11 20 (9.01%) Extreme Programming
11 20 (9.01%) MVC
11 20 (9.01%) Open Source
11 20 (9.01%) UML
12 19 (8.56%) Multithreading
13 18 (8.11%) OOD
14 15 (6.76%) High Availability
14 15 (6.76%) OOP
15 14 (6.31%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 222 (100.00%) Java
2 116 (52.25%) SQL
3 57 (25.68%) JavaScript
4 38 (17.12%) C++
5 28 (12.61%) Python
6 27 (12.16%) C#
7 15 (6.76%) C
8 13 (5.86%) Scala
9 11 (4.95%) Delphi
10 10 (4.50%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.50%) Groovy
11 8 (3.60%) Perl
11 8 (3.60%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.25%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (1.80%) Clojure
14 3 (1.35%) Ruby
14 3 (1.35%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.90%) Erlang
15 2 (0.90%) F#
15 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 91 (40.99%) Degree
2 14 (6.31%) SC Cleared
2 14 (6.31%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.45%) SEPA
System Software
1 18 (8.11%) Docker
2 5 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.80%) Kibana
1 4 (1.80%) Packer
1 4 (1.80%) Terraform
2 2 (0.90%) Ansible
2 2 (0.90%) logstash
2 2 (0.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) Opsview
Vendors
1 17 (7.66%) Oracle
2 11 (4.95%) VMware
3 9 (4.05%) Google
4 8 (3.60%) Splunk
5 7 (3.15%) Altova
5 7 (3.15%) Fiorano
5 7 (3.15%) ILOG
5 7 (3.15%) Talend
5 7 (3.15%) WSO2
6 5 (2.25%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.80%) Adobe
8 3 (1.35%) Facebook
8 3 (1.35%) Twitter
9 2 (0.90%) F5
9 2 (0.90%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.45%) Clearswift
10 1 (0.45%) SAP
10 1 (0.45%) Sun
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