The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex 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 Java Developer
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 70 92
Rank change year-on-year 0 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 22 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.26% 1.98% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 2.08% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 14
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

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 933 960 1218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.79% 95.24% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 785 781 973
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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
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 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
Chelmsford - 6 £50,000 - 1
Colchester -7 4 £50,000 -20.00%
Basildon - 1 - - 2
Senior Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) Java EE
3 46 (63.89%) Hibernate
4 42 (58.33%) J2EE
5 41 (56.94%) Spring
5 41 (56.94%) Degree
6 40 (55.56%) JBoss
7 39 (54.17%) Computer Science
8 34 (47.22%) Maven
9 33 (45.83%) Ant
9 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (43.06%) Oracle
11 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
11 30 (41.67%) HTML
11 30 (41.67%) GlassFish
12 29 (40.28%) WebSphere
13 27 (37.50%) CSS
13 27 (37.50%) WebLogic
13 27 (37.50%) JMS
14 26 (36.11%) MVC
14 26 (36.11%) SQL
15 25 (34.72%) Gradle
16 23 (31.94%) Relational Database
17 22 (30.56%) Swing
18 20 (27.78%) PL/SQL
19 19 (26.39%) Tomcat
19 19 (26.39%) OO
19 19 (26.39%) Automotive
20 18 (25.00%) Spring MVC
21 17 (23.61%) RDBMS

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 40 (55.56%) JBoss
2 30 (41.67%) GlassFish
3 29 (40.28%) WebSphere
4 27 (37.50%) WebLogic
5 19 (26.39%) Tomcat
6 8 (11.11%) Apache Pig
6 8 (11.11%) Apache Spark
7 3 (4.17%) Apache
8 2 (2.78%) Apache Geronimo
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) Relational Database
2 17 (23.61%) RDBMS
3 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database
3 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
4 12 (16.67%) MySQL
5 9 (12.50%) Big Data
6 8 (11.11%) CouchDB
6 8 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 8 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.39%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.39%) Mahout
8 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 34 (47.22%) Maven
2 33 (45.83%) Ant
3 25 (34.72%) Gradle
4 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.56%) JUnit
6 3 (4.17%) jMock
6 3 (4.17%) Mockito
General
1 19 (26.39%) Automotive
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (69.44%) Java EE
2 46 (63.89%) Hibernate
3 42 (58.33%) J2EE
4 41 (56.94%) Spring
5 30 (41.67%) HTML
6 27 (37.50%) CSS
6 27 (37.50%) JMS
7 22 (30.56%) Swing
8 18 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 16 (22.22%) Ajax
10 11 (15.28%) Java SE
11 9 (12.50%) JPA
12 6 (8.33%) JSP
12 6 (8.33%) Servlets
13 4 (5.56%) Struts
14 3 (4.17%) EJB
14 3 (4.17%) REST
14 3 (4.17%) Web Services
15 2 (2.78%) FreeMarker
15 2 (2.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) iPad
3 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.39%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) MVC
3 19 (26.39%) OO
4 16 (22.22%) TDD
5 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
5 10 (13.89%) OOP
6 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.17%) E-business
8 3 (4.17%) SDLC
9 1 (1.39%) Analytics
9 1 (1.39%) Information Management
9 1 (1.39%) Logistics
9 1 (1.39%) Open Source
9 1 (1.39%) PLM
9 1 (1.39%) Time Management
9 1 (1.39%) Validation
9 1 (1.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (36.11%) SQL
4 20 (27.78%) PL/SQL
5 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (56.94%) Degree
2 14 (19.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (15.28%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Oracle
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe
2 1 (1.39%) Alteryx
2 1 (1.39%) Cognizant
2 1 (1.39%) Google
2 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
2 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (1.39%) Tableau
Chelmsford, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago