Period
to 15 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £54,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 15 January 2018.

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

Senior Java Engineer
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 205 259
Rank change year-on-year +45 +54 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 42 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.89% 0.44% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.45% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 11
Leeds median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.91% +22.22% -21.74%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.91% +22.22% -21.74%

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 4,575 5,139 6,632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.81% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,889 4,424 5,427
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 15 January 2018.

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 15 January 2018, 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
3 21 (50.00%) Spring
3 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (47.62%) Degree
4 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
4 20 (47.62%) Test Automation
4 20 (47.62%) Mercurial
4 20 (47.62%) NoSQL
4 20 (47.62%) Subversion
4 20 (47.62%) Data Structures
4 20 (47.62%) Algorithms
4 20 (47.62%) OO
4 20 (47.62%) Tomcat
4 20 (47.62%) SQL
5 19 (45.24%) Hibernate
5 19 (45.24%) Scrum
6 18 (42.86%) Extreme Programming
6 18 (42.86%) Pair Programming
6 18 (42.86%) Ember.js
6 18 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 18 (42.86%) RESTful
6 18 (42.86%) Mentoring
7 13 (30.95%) J2EE
8 3 (7.14%) SOAP
8 3 (7.14%) Web Services
8 3 (7.14%) XML
8 3 (7.14%) Maven
8 3 (7.14%) DevOps

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 20 (47.62%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
1 20 (47.62%) Mercurial
1 20 (47.62%) Subversion
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Mockito
3 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) Spring
2 19 (45.24%) Hibernate
3 18 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 18 (42.86%) Ember.js
3 18 (42.86%) RESTful
4 13 (30.95%) J2EE
5 3 (7.14%) REST
5 3 (7.14%) SOAP
5 3 (7.14%) Web Services
5 3 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) JSON
6 2 (4.76%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.38%) Java RMI
7 1 (2.38%) Java SE
7 1 (2.38%) JDBC
7 1 (2.38%) JPA
7 1 (2.38%) JSP
7 1 (2.38%) Node.js
7 1 (2.38%) OSGi
7 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Algorithms
1 20 (47.62%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) CentOS
1 1 (2.38%) Debian
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (47.62%) OO
3 20 (47.62%) Test Automation
4 19 (45.24%) Scrum
5 18 (42.86%) Extreme Programming
5 18 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 18 (42.86%) Pair Programming
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (4.76%) Microservices
7 2 (4.76%) MVC
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (2.38%) BDD
8 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.38%) High Availability
8 1 (2.38%) Open Source
8 1 (2.38%) SOA
8 1 (2.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Scala
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle