The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 135 153
Rank change year-on-year +27 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 49 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.95% 1.04% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.06% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 25
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2440 2833 3226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.93% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2024 2361 2553
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Leeds

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Leeds

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (82.80%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (50.54%) SQL
4 43 (46.24%) Git (software)
5 41 (44.09%) NoSQL
6 39 (41.94%) JavaScript
7 35 (37.63%) Spring
8 31 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 31 (33.33%) HTML
9 26 (27.96%) OO
10 24 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (25.81%) Node.js
11 23 (24.73%) TDD
11 23 (24.73%) Subversion
11 23 (24.73%) Scrum
12 22 (23.66%) CSS
12 22 (23.66%) Mercurial
12 22 (23.66%) Data Structures
12 22 (23.66%) Algorithms
13 20 (21.51%) XML
14 18 (19.35%) MySQL
15 17 (18.28%) Jenkins
15 17 (18.28%) J2EE
15 17 (18.28%) E-Commerce
16 16 (17.20%) Web Services
16 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
17 14 (15.05%) HTML5
17 14 (15.05%) DevOps
17 14 (15.05%) JUnit
18 13 (13.98%) Tomcat

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 13 (13.98%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.75%) JBoss
3 8 (8.60%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.45%) Apache
5 6 (6.45%) Apache Spark
6 5 (5.38%) Jetty
7 4 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.23%) ATG Dynamo
8 3 (3.23%) iPlanet
9 2 (2.15%) Confluence
9 2 (2.15%) Tornado
10 1 (1.08%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) GitHub
2 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.08%) Firebase
5 1 (1.08%) IaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Loggly
5 1 (1.08%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (44.09%) NoSQL
2 18 (19.35%) MySQL
3 11 (11.83%) Hadoop
3 11 (11.83%) Relational Database
4 10 (10.75%) MongoDB
4 10 (10.75%) Redis
5 9 (9.68%) Riak
6 7 (7.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (7.53%) RDBMS
7 6 (6.45%) Big Data
7 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
8 5 (5.38%) Couchbase
9 4 (4.30%) CouchDB
10 3 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 43 (46.24%) Git (software)
2 23 (24.73%) Subversion
3 22 (23.66%) Mercurial
4 17 (18.28%) Jenkins
5 14 (15.05%) JUnit
6 11 (11.83%) Maven
7 10 (10.75%) Selenium
8 9 (9.68%) JMeter
9 4 (4.30%) Gradle
9 4 (4.30%) Mockito
10 3 (3.23%) Ant
10 3 (3.23%) JIRA
10 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.15%) FitNesse
11 2 (2.15%) Gatling
11 2 (2.15%) JBehave
11 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
12 1 (1.08%) GitLab
12 1 (1.08%) Grunt
General
1 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.23%) Advertising
3 2 (2.15%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.63%) Spring
2 31 (33.33%) HTML
3 24 (25.81%) Node.js
4 22 (23.66%) CSS
5 20 (21.51%) XML
6 17 (18.28%) J2EE
7 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
7 16 (17.20%) Web Services
8 14 (15.05%) HTML5
9 13 (13.98%) CSS3
9 13 (13.98%) Hibernate
10 10 (10.75%) REST
11 9 (9.68%) RESTful
11 9 (9.68%) Spring MVC
12 7 (7.53%) Spring Boot
13 6 (6.45%) Kafka
13 6 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (6.45%) React
13 6 (6.45%) SOAP
14 5 (5.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Algorithms
1 22 (23.66%) Data Structures
2 7 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.53%) iPad
2 7 (7.53%) User Experience
3 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Unix
2 1 (1.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (82.80%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 26 (27.96%) OO
4 24 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (24.73%) Scrum
5 23 (24.73%) TDD
6 17 (18.28%) E-Commerce
7 14 (15.05%) DevOps
8 12 (12.90%) MVC
9 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.60%) BDD
10 8 (8.60%) Multithreading
10 8 (8.60%) Unit Testing
11 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (6.45%) Analytics
12 6 (6.45%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.45%) Kanban
12 6 (6.45%) Machine Learning
12 6 (6.45%) Risk Analytics
12 6 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (50.54%) SQL
3 39 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.53%) Python
5 6 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.30%) Go
6 4 (4.30%) PHP
6 4 (4.30%) Ruby
6 4 (4.30%) Scala
7 2 (2.15%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.08%) C
8 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Ansible
1 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.08%) Nagios
2 1 (1.08%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.08%) Salt
2 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle
2 7 (7.53%) ATG
2 7 (7.53%) IBM
3 6 (6.45%) hybris
4 4 (4.30%) Google
5 3 (3.23%) BEA
5 3 (3.23%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.08%) New Relic
6 1 (1.08%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.08%) Splunk
6 1 (1.08%) Sybase
6 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
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