Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 23 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 Developer
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 91 106
Rank change year-on-year +23 +15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 46 49 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.29% 2.31% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 2.49% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 44
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% +10.53%
10th Percentile £46,750 £51,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1327 1971 2498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 92.84% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1516 1850
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Chelmsford - 18 £50,000 -
Basildon +28 14 £60,000 -7.69%
Witham - 3 £55,000 -
Colchester -7 1 £52,500 -16.00%
Senior Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (95.65%) Spring
3 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (60.87%) HTML
5 25 (54.35%) Java EE
6 22 (47.83%) JPA
7 20 (43.48%) Hibernate
8 19 (41.30%) MVC
8 19 (41.30%) Spring MVC
9 17 (36.96%) SDLC
9 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
9 17 (36.96%) Struts
10 15 (32.61%) JBoss
10 15 (32.61%) J2EE
10 15 (32.61%) EJB
11 14 (30.43%) SQL
11 14 (30.43%) Oracle
12 13 (28.26%) Spring Batch
12 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
12 13 (28.26%) Oracle Database
12 13 (28.26%) Greenfield Project
12 13 (28.26%) HTML5
12 13 (28.26%) Oracle BPM
12 13 (28.26%) jBPM
13 12 (26.09%) CSS
14 11 (23.91%) Finance
14 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
14 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
15 10 (21.74%) TDD
15 10 (21.74%) Banking

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 15 (32.61%) JBoss
2 9 (19.57%) WildFly
3 5 (10.87%) GlassFish
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.04%) Ant
2 6 (13.04%) Gradle
2 6 (13.04%) Maven
3 3 (6.52%) jMock
3 3 (6.52%) JUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Mockito
4 2 (4.35%) git-flow
5 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
3 9 (19.57%) Retail
4 8 (17.39%) Advertising
4 8 (17.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (95.65%) Spring
2 28 (60.87%) HTML
3 25 (54.35%) Java EE
4 22 (47.83%) JPA
5 20 (43.48%) Hibernate
6 19 (41.30%) Spring MVC
7 17 (36.96%) Struts
8 15 (32.61%) EJB
8 15 (32.61%) J2EE
9 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
9 13 (28.26%) HTML5
9 13 (28.26%) jBPM
9 13 (28.26%) Spring Batch
10 12 (26.09%) CSS
11 9 (19.57%) Middleware
11 9 (19.57%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (15.22%) Spring Boot
13 6 (13.04%) LESS
13 6 (13.04%) OSGi
13 6 (13.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (19.57%) Life Science
3 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) MVC
3 17 (36.96%) SDLC
4 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
5 10 (21.74%) TDD
6 9 (19.57%) Information Management
6 9 (19.57%) Logistics
6 9 (19.57%) PLM
6 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 9 (19.57%) Time Management
6 9 (19.57%) Validation
7 6 (13.04%) Web Development
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.35%) OO
10 1 (2.17%) E-business
10 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 10 (21.74%) Shell Script
5 8 (17.39%) PHP
6 5 (10.87%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) Cognizant
2 9 (19.57%) JD Edwards
2 9 (19.57%) PeopleSoft