Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 176 185
Rank change year-on-year -11 +9 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 36 54 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.73% 1.01% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.03% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 85
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,150 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,625 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4794 5258 6801
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.08% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4054 4534 5469
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (66.67%) Spring
3 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (63.89%) TDD
4 15 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 14 (38.89%) SQL
6 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
7 12 (33.33%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) CSS
8 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
9 10 (27.78%) Riak
9 10 (27.78%) Subversion
9 10 (27.78%) Docker
9 10 (27.78%) Spring Boot
9 10 (27.78%) OO
10 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 9 (25.00%) Oracle
10 9 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (25.00%) Node.js
10 9 (25.00%) Kafka
11 8 (22.22%) Scrum
12 7 (19.44%) MySQL
12 7 (19.44%) MVC
12 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
12 7 (19.44%) SDLC
12 7 (19.44%) Collaborative Working
13 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (16.67%) Jenkins

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 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (13.89%) JBoss
4 4 (11.11%) Jetty
4 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 3 (8.33%) Apache
5 3 (8.33%) Tornado
6 2 (5.56%) Confluence
7 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Firebase
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 10 (27.78%) Riak
3 7 (19.44%) MySQL
4 5 (13.89%) Redis
5 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (11.11%) Couchbase
5 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.78%) Subversion
3 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (16.67%) Maven
4 4 (11.11%) Selenium
5 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.33%) FitNesse
5 3 (8.33%) JBehave
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA
5 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
5 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
6 2 (5.56%) Gradle
7 1 (2.78%) Ant
7 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.78%) GitLab
7 1 (2.78%) JUnit
7 1 (2.78%) Mockito
7 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) Spring
2 13 (36.11%) Hibernate
3 12 (33.33%) HTML
4 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
4 11 (30.56%) CSS
5 10 (27.78%) Spring Boot
6 9 (25.00%) Kafka
6 9 (25.00%) Node.js
6 9 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
7 5 (13.89%) Struts
8 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (8.33%) Ajax
8 3 (8.33%) Apache Camel
8 3 (8.33%) Flask
8 3 (8.33%) Gherkin
8 3 (8.33%) J2EE
8 3 (8.33%) JMS
8 3 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) iPad
2 1 (2.78%) Online Games
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (63.89%) TDD
2 10 (27.78%) OO
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 7 (19.44%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (19.44%) MVC
4 7 (19.44%) SDLC
4 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
5 6 (16.67%) OOD
5 6 (16.67%) UML
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps
6 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) DSDM
7 4 (11.11%) Kanban
7 4 (11.11%) RUP
8 3 (8.33%) BDD
8 3 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby
6 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) Go
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Ansible
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Xamarin