Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 17 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 Engineer
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 228 266
Rank change year-on-year +53 +38 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 45 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.91% 0.22% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.23% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 45 13 6
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

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 4789 5333 6811
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 98.09% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4045 4594 5473
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (97.78%) Software Engineering
3 25 (55.56%) SQL
3 25 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (55.56%) NoSQL
4 24 (53.33%) Data Structures
4 24 (53.33%) Algorithms
4 24 (53.33%) Degree
4 24 (53.33%) Git (software)
4 24 (53.33%) Test Automation
4 24 (53.33%) Mercurial
4 24 (53.33%) OO
4 24 (53.33%) Subversion
5 21 (46.67%) Spring
5 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (42.22%) Hibernate
6 19 (42.22%) Tomcat
7 18 (40.00%) Scrum
8 17 (37.78%) Extreme Programming
8 17 (37.78%) Pair Programming
8 17 (37.78%) RESTful
8 17 (37.78%) Ember.js
8 17 (37.78%) AngularJS
8 17 (37.78%) Mentoring
9 9 (20.00%) J2EE
10 4 (8.89%) REST
10 4 (8.89%) XML
10 4 (8.89%) SOAP
11 3 (6.67%) Maven
11 3 (6.67%) MVC

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 19 (42.22%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (53.33%) Git (software)
1 24 (53.33%) Mercurial
1 24 (53.33%) Subversion
2 3 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Mockito
General
1 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) Spring
2 19 (42.22%) Hibernate
3 17 (37.78%) AngularJS
3 17 (37.78%) Ember.js
3 17 (37.78%) RESTful
4 9 (20.00%) J2EE
5 4 (8.89%) REST
5 4 (8.89%) SOAP
5 4 (8.89%) XML
6 3 (6.67%) Web Services
7 2 (4.44%) JSON
7 2 (4.44%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.22%) CSS
8 1 (2.22%) HTML
8 1 (2.22%) Java SE
8 1 (2.22%) JDBC
8 1 (2.22%) JPA
8 1 (2.22%) JSP
8 1 (2.22%) OSGi
8 1 (2.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Algorithms
1 24 (53.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Software Engineering
2 25 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (53.33%) OO
3 24 (53.33%) Test Automation
4 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) Scrum
6 17 (37.78%) Extreme Programming
6 17 (37.78%) Mentoring
6 17 (37.78%) Pair Programming
7 3 (6.67%) MVC
7 3 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) Microservices
9 1 (2.22%) BDD
9 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.22%) Open Source
9 1 (2.22%) SOA
9 1 (2.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Scala
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle