Period
to 8 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 87 72
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 12 12 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.42% 1.01% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.04% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 34
Essex median annual salary £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.37% -5.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £46,375 £43,750 £46,625
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 800 1,150 1,348
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 97.05% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 528 893 1,152
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,139 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.23% +0.31% -

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 8 December 2019.

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 8 December 2019. 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
Colchester -13 8 £70,000 -
Harlow - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (58.33%) Microservices
4 3 (25.00%) Automotive
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) MySQL
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) JPA
6 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (8.33%) Azure
6 1 (8.33%) AWS
6 1 (8.33%) GCP
6 1 (8.33%) React
6 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) JPA
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) React
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (58.33%) Microservices
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle