The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
Rank 39 75 91
Rank change year-on-year +36 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 51 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.99% 2.69% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 2.76% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 9
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 970 1049 1224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.82% 97.22% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 739 813 984
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Essex

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Essex

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Essex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Essex

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Colchester -8 14 £52,500 -16.00%
Chelmsford -6 11 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Braintree - 2 £47,500 -
Harlow - 1 £50,000 -
Witham - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior Java 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 Essex region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (75.64%) Degree
3 57 (73.08%) Computer Science
4 53 (67.95%) JBoss
5 50 (64.10%) Oracle
6 48 (61.54%) Java EE
7 47 (60.26%) J2EE
8 46 (58.97%) Relational Database
9 42 (53.85%) WebSphere
10 41 (52.56%) Hibernate
11 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (47.44%) WebLogic
13 34 (43.59%) JavaScript
14 32 (41.03%) HTML
14 32 (41.03%) SQL
14 32 (41.03%) CSS
15 31 (39.74%) Maven
16 30 (38.46%) Ant
16 30 (38.46%) PL/SQL
16 30 (38.46%) GlassFish
17 29 (37.18%) JMS
17 29 (37.18%) RDBMS
18 28 (35.90%) Spring
19 26 (33.33%) Ajax
19 26 (33.33%) OO
20 23 (29.49%) Swing
20 23 (29.49%) Gradle
21 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database
21 21 (26.92%) MVC
21 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 53 (67.95%) JBoss
2 42 (53.85%) WebSphere
3 37 (47.44%) WebLogic
4 30 (38.46%) GlassFish
5 10 (12.82%) Tomcat
6 7 (8.97%) Apache
7 6 (7.69%) Apache Pig
7 6 (7.69%) Apache Spark
8 5 (6.41%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (58.97%) Relational Database
2 29 (37.18%) RDBMS
3 21 (26.92%) Oracle Database
4 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (15.38%) MySQL
6 10 (12.82%) Big Data
7 6 (7.69%) CouchDB
7 6 (7.69%) Hadoop
7 6 (7.69%) MongoDB
7 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
8 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.56%) JasperReports
10 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.28%) Mahout
10 1 (1.28%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.28%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 31 (39.74%) Maven
2 30 (38.46%) Ant
3 23 (29.49%) Gradle
4 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.13%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) jMock
6 2 (2.56%) Mockito
General
1 17 (21.79%) Automotive
2 3 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (61.54%) Java EE
2 47 (60.26%) J2EE
3 41 (52.56%) Hibernate
4 32 (41.03%) CSS
4 32 (41.03%) HTML
5 29 (37.18%) JMS
6 28 (35.90%) Spring
7 26 (33.33%) Ajax
8 23 (29.49%) Swing
9 17 (21.79%) Spring MVC
10 13 (16.67%) JPA
11 11 (14.10%) Java SE
12 8 (10.26%) JSP
12 8 (10.26%) Servlets
13 7 (8.97%) Web Services
14 6 (7.69%) EJB
15 5 (6.41%) FreeMarker
15 5 (6.41%) TopLink
16 4 (5.13%) REST
16 4 (5.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 57 (73.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.13%) iPad
4 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) OO
3 21 (26.92%) MVC
3 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 20 (25.64%) E-Commerce
4 20 (25.64%) OOP
5 12 (15.38%) TDD
6 11 (14.10%) Open Source
7 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.13%) E-business
9 4 (5.13%) SDLC
10 2 (2.56%) Web Development
11 1 (1.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 32 (41.03%) SQL
4 30 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 10 (12.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (75.64%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) HDFS
Vendors
1 50 (64.10%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) Adobe
2 2 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (1.28%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.28%) Tableau
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