Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 146 188
Rank change year-on-year -29 +42 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 43 68 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.98% 1.52% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.57% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 54
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,125 £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 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 4259 4342 5202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.03% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3613 3627 4284
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,788
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
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 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 23 November 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 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
Hatfield +15 20 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Watford -20 7 £77,500 +24.00%
St Albans -10 5 £65,000 +18.18%
Rickmansworth +3 4 £52,500 -20.75%
Welwyn Garden City -4 2 £57,500 +43.75%
Letchworth - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

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

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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (74.42%) Spring
4 26 (60.47%) Software Engineering
5 21 (48.84%) SQL
5 21 (48.84%) SDLC
6 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
7 16 (37.21%) Java EE
8 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
8 14 (32.56%) XML
9 13 (30.23%) TDD
9 13 (30.23%) MVC
9 13 (30.23%) Spring MVC
9 13 (30.23%) Mobile App
10 12 (27.91%) OO
11 11 (25.58%) SOA
11 11 (25.58%) Finance
11 11 (25.58%) Web Services
11 11 (25.58%) User Experience
11 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (25.58%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
12 10 (23.26%) EJB
13 9 (20.93%) JavaBeans
13 9 (20.93%) Servlets
13 9 (20.93%) Struts
13 9 (20.93%) Java SE
13 9 (20.93%) OSGi
13 9 (20.93%) JPA
13 9 (20.93%) SWT

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 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) Drupal
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (16.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (16.28%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (16.28%) Serverless
3 4 (9.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (9.30%) Sybase ASE
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.28%) JIRA
3 5 (11.63%) Maven
3 5 (11.63%) Selenium
4 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.98%) Ant
5 3 (6.98%) Gradle
5 3 (6.98%) JUnit
6 2 (4.65%) Subversion
7 1 (2.33%) Mockito
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Marketing
5 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) Spring
2 16 (37.21%) Java EE
3 14 (32.56%) XML
4 13 (30.23%) Spring MVC
5 11 (25.58%) Web Services
6 10 (23.26%) EJB
6 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
7 9 (20.93%) Java SE
7 9 (20.93%) JavaBeans
7 9 (20.93%) JPA
7 9 (20.93%) OSGi
7 9 (20.93%) Servlets
7 9 (20.93%) Struts
7 9 (20.93%) SWT
8 7 (16.28%) HTML
8 7 (16.28%) JAX-RS
8 7 (16.28%) REST
8 7 (16.28%) Spring Boot
9 6 (13.95%) CSS
10 5 (11.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Mobile App
2 11 (25.58%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (25.58%) User Experience
3 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (9.30%) Fintech
5 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
5 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) Software Engineering
3 21 (48.84%) SDLC
4 14 (32.56%) Unit Testing
5 13 (30.23%) MVC
5 13 (30.23%) TDD
6 12 (27.91%) OO
7 11 (25.58%) SOA
8 8 (18.60%) Microservices
9 7 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (16.28%) Kanban
9 7 (16.28%) Mathematics
10 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) High Availability
10 4 (9.30%) UML
10 4 (9.30%) Web Development
11 3 (6.98%) ATDD
11 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (6.98%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (48.84%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.30%) PHP
4 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Go
5 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) Rust
6 1 (2.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Ansible
1 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Adobe
2 4 (9.30%) Sybase