The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 149 138
Rank change year-on-year +44 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 40 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.79% 0.27% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.28% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 22
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +17.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £54,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,000 £62,500
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2150 2493 2317
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.33% 95.77% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 2063 1862
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Hertfordshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Hertfordshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Hertfordshire

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Watford - 20 £65,000 - 1
Stevenage - 4 £52,500 -
St Albans -12 3 £55,000 -
Hitchin - 3 - -
Hatfield +29 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Rickmansworth -2 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Hertford - 1 £80,000 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (63.24%) Spring
4 35 (51.47%) Hibernate
5 33 (48.53%) Finance
6 27 (39.71%) J2EE
7 26 (38.24%) Oracle
8 25 (36.76%) SQL
9 20 (29.41%) Web Services
10 18 (26.47%) XML
10 18 (26.47%) SDLC
11 16 (23.53%) Scrum
11 16 (23.53%) TDD
12 15 (22.06%) PL/SQL
13 14 (20.59%) Struts
14 13 (19.12%) Java EE
14 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
14 13 (19.12%) Scala
15 12 (17.65%) Kanban
15 12 (17.65%) SOA
16 11 (16.18%) Microservices
16 11 (16.18%) OO
17 10 (14.71%) UML
17 10 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
17 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
18 9 (13.24%) AngularJS
18 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
19 8 (11.76%) Big Data
19 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
19 8 (11.76%) Customer Requirements

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (10.29%) JBoss
2 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.41%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) Big Data
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) MySQL
5 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.29%) JIRA
2 6 (8.82%) Subversion
3 3 (4.41%) JUnit
4 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.94%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) Android Studio
General
1 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (63.24%) Spring
2 35 (51.47%) Hibernate
3 27 (39.71%) J2EE
4 20 (29.41%) Web Services
5 18 (26.47%) XML
6 14 (20.59%) Struts
7 13 (19.12%) Java EE
8 9 (13.24%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.29%) Ajax
10 4 (5.88%) JSF
10 4 (5.88%) JSON
10 4 (5.88%) REST
10 4 (5.88%) RESTful
11 3 (4.41%) CSS
11 3 (4.41%) GWT
11 3 (4.41%) HTML
11 3 (4.41%) JDBC
11 3 (4.41%) JPA
11 3 (4.41%) Kafka
11 3 (4.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Virtual Team
2 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.41%) iPad
2 3 (4.41%) Robotics
3 2 (2.94%) Fintech
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.41%) Android
3 3 (4.41%) Unix
4 2 (2.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) SDLC
3 16 (23.53%) Scrum
3 16 (23.53%) TDD
4 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
5 12 (17.65%) Kanban
5 12 (17.65%) SOA
6 11 (16.18%) Microservices
6 11 (16.18%) OO
7 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (14.71%) UML
8 8 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
9 7 (10.29%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.35%) Coaching
10 5 (7.35%) System Testing
10 5 (7.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) PL/SQL
4 13 (19.12%) Scala
5 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) C#
6 3 (4.41%) Python
6 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.94%) Erlang
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) hybris
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