The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
Rank 116 120 159
Rank change year-on-year +4 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 42 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.63% 1.56% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.61% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 41 50 28
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,950 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
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 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 2502 3160 3567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.35% 96.52% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2607 2862
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Leeds

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (66.25%) SQL
4 44 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 40 (50.00%) HTML
6 34 (42.50%) NoSQL
7 30 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 29 (36.25%) OO
9 28 (35.00%) XML
10 26 (32.50%) J2EE
11 25 (31.25%) CSS
11 25 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (28.75%) Subversion
12 23 (28.75%) Automated Testing
13 22 (27.50%) Algorithms
14 21 (26.25%) Data Structures
14 21 (26.25%) Mercurial
15 20 (25.00%) Spring
15 20 (25.00%) E-Commerce
16 19 (23.75%) Node.js
17 18 (22.50%) Scrum
18 17 (21.25%) HTML5
19 15 (18.75%) Unit Testing
19 15 (18.75%) MySQL
20 14 (17.50%) Web Services
21 13 (16.25%) CSS3
21 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
22 12 (15.00%) JUnit
22 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
23 11 (13.75%) SQL Server

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.00%) Apache
2 8 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.75%) JBoss
4 6 (7.50%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.25%) Apache Spark
6 4 (5.00%) ATG Dynamo
6 4 (5.00%) iPlanet
7 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.50%) Jetty
8 1 (1.25%) Confluence
8 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Loggly
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (42.50%) NoSQL
2 15 (18.75%) MySQL
3 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.75%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.50%) Big Data
5 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.00%) DB2
6 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.75%) Riak
8 2 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.50%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 23 (28.75%) Subversion
3 21 (26.25%) Mercurial
4 12 (15.00%) JUnit
5 7 (8.75%) Selenium
6 6 (7.50%) JMeter
7 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.50%) JIRA
8 2 (2.50%) Maven
9 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.25%) Grunt
9 1 (1.25%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (1.25%) Advertising
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Games
2 1 (1.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.00%) HTML
2 28 (35.00%) XML
3 26 (32.50%) J2EE
4 25 (31.25%) CSS
5 20 (25.00%) Spring
6 19 (23.75%) Node.js
7 17 (21.25%) HTML5
8 14 (17.50%) Web Services
9 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
9 13 (16.25%) CSS3
10 8 (10.00%) Hibernate
11 7 (8.75%) REST
11 7 (8.75%) SOAP
12 5 (6.25%) Ajax
12 5 (6.25%) jQuery
12 5 (6.25%) React
13 4 (5.00%) JavaFX
13 4 (5.00%) XSD
14 3 (3.75%) RESTful
14 3 (3.75%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) Algorithms
2 21 (26.25%) Data Structures
3 11 (13.75%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) RIA
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) Life Science
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Unix
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) OO
3 25 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (28.75%) Automated Testing
5 20 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 18 (22.50%) Scrum
7 15 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.00%) TDD
9 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.50%) Analytics
10 6 (7.50%) Data Modelling
10 6 (7.50%) Machine Learning
11 5 (6.25%) BDD
11 5 (6.25%) Kanban
11 5 (6.25%) Regression Testing
11 5 (6.25%) Risk Analytics
11 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (6.25%) Workflow
12 4 (5.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (66.25%) SQL
3 44 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.75%) Python
4 3 (3.75%) Ruby
4 3 (3.75%) Scala
5 2 (2.50%) Clojure
5 2 (2.50%) F#
5 2 (2.50%) Groovy
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) C#
6 1 (1.25%) C++
6 1 (1.25%) Go
6 1 (1.25%) Haskell
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Ansible
1 1 (1.25%) Nagios
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Salt
1 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (7.50%) ATG
2 6 (7.50%) IBM
3 5 (6.25%) hybris
4 4 (5.00%) BEA
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) New Relic
5 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.25%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.25%) Splunk
5 1 (1.25%) Sybase
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