Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 170 163
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 49 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.15% 1.04% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.08% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 46
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £41,000 £48,750 £45,625
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4,158 3,990 4,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.63% 96.94% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,283 3,390 3,634
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Watford +18 24 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Hertford +14 4 £70,000 -12.50% 1
Hatfield -16 3 £55,000 -8.33%
St Albans -4 2 £62,500 -
Rickmansworth -9 1 £65,000 +23.81%
Welwyn Garden City -31 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Senior Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (75.51%) Spring
3 35 (71.43%) SQL
4 30 (61.22%) Hibernate
5 26 (53.06%) Web Services
6 25 (51.02%) Oracle
7 24 (48.98%) J2EE
8 21 (42.86%) Tomcat
9 20 (40.82%) Eclipse
9 20 (40.82%) WebSphere
9 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
9 20 (40.82%) Relational Database
10 19 (38.78%) MVC
11 18 (36.73%) IBM
11 18 (36.73%) Linux
11 18 (36.73%) Java 8
12 17 (34.69%) Rational Team Concert
12 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
12 17 (34.69%) Jenkins
12 17 (34.69%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (34.69%) jQuery
12 17 (34.69%) Groovy
12 17 (34.69%) JIRA
13 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (26.53%) TDD
15 12 (24.49%) Scala
16 11 (22.45%) OO
17 10 (20.41%) Retail
18 9 (18.37%) Haskell
18 9 (18.37%) Docker

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 21 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 20 (40.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
4 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Skype
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) Relational Database
2 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.16%) Neo4j
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.08%) Big Data
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.04%) DB2
7 1 (2.04%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (2.04%) MySQL
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Eclipse
1 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
2 17 (34.69%) Jenkins
2 17 (34.69%) JIRA
2 17 (34.69%) Rational Team Concert
3 6 (12.24%) Maven
4 4 (8.16%) Gradle
4 4 (8.16%) JUnit
5 2 (4.08%) JMeter
5 2 (4.08%) Mockito
6 1 (2.04%) Ant
6 1 (2.04%) Log4j
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 10 (20.41%) Retail
2 7 (14.29%) Games
3 5 (10.20%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (75.51%) Spring
2 30 (61.22%) Hibernate
3 26 (53.06%) Web Services
4 24 (48.98%) J2EE
5 17 (34.69%) jQuery
6 7 (14.29%) Akka
7 6 (12.24%) REST
8 5 (10.20%) Dropwizard
9 4 (8.16%) JAX-RS
9 4 (8.16%) Spring Boot
9 4 (8.16%) XML
10 3 (6.12%) HTML
10 3 (6.12%) Java EE
10 3 (6.12%) JMS
10 3 (6.12%) RESTful
11 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (4.08%) CSS
11 2 (4.08%) EJB
11 2 (4.08%) JSP
11 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.12%) Robotics
2 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Unix
3 2 (4.08%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) HPUX
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) MVC
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) TDD
4 11 (22.45%) OO
5 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
6 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (12.24%) SDLC
7 5 (10.20%) Microservices
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
9 3 (6.12%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (6.12%) BDD
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.12%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (6.12%) Defect Management
9 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.12%) Low Latency
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 3 (6.12%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (71.43%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) Java 8
4 17 (34.69%) Groovy
5 12 (24.49%) Scala
6 9 (18.37%) Haskell
7 6 (12.24%) Python
8 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.04%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Oracle
2 18 (36.73%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) ATG
4 1 (2.04%) Blue Martini
4 1 (2.04%) Demandware
4 1 (2.04%) Elastic Path
4 1 (2.04%) hybris