The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Senior Java Engineer
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 167 188
Rank change year-on-year +30 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 25 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.97% 0.42% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.44% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 1
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11%  

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 2523 3189 3656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2615 2943
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 £29,000 £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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Engineer in Leeds

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Engineer in Leeds

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

Salary histogram for Senior Java Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 27 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 25 (64.10%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (56.41%) OO
5 22 (56.41%) SQL
6 21 (53.85%) Mercurial
6 21 (53.85%) Degree
6 21 (53.85%) Subversion
6 21 (53.85%) Automated Testing
6 21 (53.85%) NoSQL
6 21 (53.85%) Data Structures
6 21 (53.85%) Algorithms
7 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (30.77%) Spring
9 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
10 9 (23.08%) RESTful
10 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
10 9 (23.08%) Scrum
11 8 (20.51%) Extreme Programming
11 8 (20.51%) Hibernate
11 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
11 8 (20.51%) Ember.js
12 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
12 7 (17.95%) J2EE
13 6 (15.38%) DevOps
14 5 (12.82%) Confluence
14 5 (12.82%) PHP
14 5 (12.82%) TDD

Senior Java Engineer 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 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.69%) Redis
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 21 (53.85%) Mercurial
2 21 (53.85%) Subversion
3 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.26%) JIRA
4 4 (10.26%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.13%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.56%) Grunt
6 1 (2.56%) JUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) RSpec
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Spring
2 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 9 (23.08%) RESTful
3 8 (20.51%) Ember.js
3 8 (20.51%) Hibernate
4 7 (17.95%) J2EE
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
5 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) Node.js
5 4 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) Apache Axis
7 2 (5.13%) JSP
7 2 (5.13%) REST
7 2 (5.13%) SOAP
7 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) WSDL
7 2 (5.13%) XHTML
7 2 (5.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Algorithms
1 21 (53.85%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) CentOS
2 3 (7.69%) Debian
2 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 25 (64.10%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (56.41%) OO
4 21 (53.85%) Automated Testing
5 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
7 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
7 9 (23.08%) Scrum
8 8 (20.51%) Extreme Programming
9 6 (15.38%) DevOps
10 5 (12.82%) TDD
11 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.69%) High Availability
11 3 (7.69%) MVC
12 2 (5.13%) BDD
12 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
13 1 (2.56%) E-business
13 1 (2.56%) Kanban
13 1 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (56.41%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) hybris
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