The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 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 Developer
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 264 247
Rank change year-on-year +61 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 528 509 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.56% 1.20% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.25% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 471 474 509
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £80,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in London

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in London

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in London

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +78 144 £80,000 +10.34% 14
Wimbledon +21 5 £72,500 +61.11%
Canary Wharf - 4 £97,500 -
Croydon +7 3 £61,302 +22.60% 2
Uxbridge - 2 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £57,500 -
Barnet - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £60,000 - 1
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 1137 (100.00%) Java
2 654 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
3 516 (45.38%) Spring
4 477 (41.95%) Finance
5 422 (37.12%) TDD
6 331 (29.11%) SQL
7 325 (28.58%) Banking
8 307 (27.00%) JavaScript
9 258 (22.69%) Scrum
10 246 (21.64%) NoSQL
11 218 (19.17%) AngularJS
12 206 (18.12%) REST
13 201 (17.68%) Microservices
14 199 (17.50%) Web Services
15 197 (17.33%) Hibernate
16 189 (16.62%) Maven
17 178 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
18 177 (15.57%) Linux
19 175 (15.39%) Scala
20 174 (15.30%) HTML
21 173 (15.22%) JUnit
22 169 (14.86%) OO
23 153 (13.46%) Multithreading
24 152 (13.37%) Git (software)
24 152 (13.37%) Software Engineering
25 151 (13.28%) RESTful
26 146 (12.84%) BDD
27 141 (12.40%) Jenkins
28 140 (12.31%) CSS
29 136 (11.96%) Low Latency

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 83 (7.30%) Elasticsearch
2 80 (7.04%) Tomcat
3 55 (4.84%) Apache Spark
3 55 (4.84%) Jetty
4 51 (4.49%) JBoss
5 44 (3.87%) Apache Solr
6 39 (3.43%) WebSphere
7 29 (2.55%) Apache
8 23 (2.02%) WebLogic
9 20 (1.76%) Confluence
10 17 (1.50%) CMS
11 12 (1.06%) CoreMedia CMS
12 10 (0.88%) Mule
13 9 (0.79%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.44%) Mule ESB
16 3 (0.26%) Apache ServiceMix
16 3 (0.26%) Magnolia
16 3 (0.26%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (0.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.088%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.088%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 135 (11.87%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (3.25%) SaaS
3 18 (1.58%) GitHub
4 17 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (1.14%) Heroku
7 9 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.53%) Google App Engine
9 5 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.18%) G Suite
10 2 (0.18%) Office 365
10 2 (0.18%) Slack
11 1 (0.088%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.088%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.088%) IaaS
11 1 (0.088%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.73%) Internet
2 12 (1.06%) HTTP
3 9 (0.79%) Value-Added Service
4 8 (0.70%) SSL
5 4 (0.35%) Skype
6 3 (0.26%) FTP
6 3 (0.26%) SSH
7 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.088%) ATM
8 1 (0.088%) DNS
8 1 (0.088%) FIX Connectivity
8 1 (0.088%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (21.64%) NoSQL
2 112 (9.85%) Relational Database
3 94 (8.27%) SQL Server
4 88 (7.74%) MySQL
5 86 (7.56%) MongoDB
6 80 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 79 (6.95%) Big Data
8 52 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
9 49 (4.31%) RDBMS
10 43 (3.78%) Hadoop
11 30 (2.64%) Couchbase
11 30 (2.64%) Redis
12 23 (2.02%) KDB
13 22 (1.93%) Oracle Database
14 15 (1.32%) DB2
14 15 (1.32%) Neo4j
15 13 (1.14%) Blockchain
15 13 (1.14%) Riak
16 12 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (0.88%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 189 (16.62%) Maven
2 173 (15.22%) JUnit
3 152 (13.37%) Git (software)
4 141 (12.40%) Jenkins
5 108 (9.50%) Gradle
6 57 (5.01%) Cucumber
7 48 (4.22%) Subversion
8 36 (3.17%) JIRA
9 35 (3.08%) Mockito
10 33 (2.90%) Selenium
11 27 (2.37%) Ant
12 26 (2.29%) TeamCity
13 21 (1.85%) IntelliJ
14 20 (1.76%) Eclipse
15 15 (1.32%) Vagrant
16 13 (1.14%) FishEye
17 12 (1.06%) Hudson
18 11 (0.97%) Gatling
19 10 (0.88%) TestNG
19 10 (0.88%) Travis CI
General
1 477 (41.95%) Finance
2 325 (28.58%) Banking
3 116 (10.20%) Front Office
4 50 (4.40%) Games
5 46 (4.05%) Retail
6 36 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.90%) Investment Banking
8 32 (2.81%) Back Office
9 20 (1.76%) Advertising
10 17 (1.50%) Publishing
11 14 (1.23%) Prime Brokerage
12 12 (1.06%) Marketing
13 10 (0.88%) Online Betting
14 9 (0.79%) Electronics
15 8 (0.70%) Legal
16 6 (0.53%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.26%) Automotive
17 3 (0.26%) Music Industry
18 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.18%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (45.38%) Spring
2 218 (19.17%) AngularJS
3 206 (18.12%) REST
4 199 (17.50%) Web Services
5 197 (17.33%) Hibernate
6 174 (15.30%) HTML
7 151 (13.28%) RESTful
8 140 (12.31%) CSS
9 134 (11.79%) Node.js
10 113 (9.94%) JMS
11 99 (8.71%) XML
12 88 (7.74%) React
13 86 (7.56%) J2EE
14 84 (7.39%) Java EE
15 77 (6.77%) .NET
16 76 (6.68%) JDBC
17 75 (6.60%) HTML5
18 72 (6.33%) Spring Boot
19 70 (6.16%) SOAP
20 66 (5.80%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.21%) Computer Science
2 69 (6.07%) Fintech
2 69 (6.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 50 (4.40%) Algorithms
4 46 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (3.17%) Derivative
6 29 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (2.46%) Data Structures
8 26 (2.29%) Fixed Income
8 26 (2.29%) User Experience
9 25 (2.20%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.76%) Equities
11 17 (1.50%) Reference Data
12 14 (1.23%) Social Network
13 13 (1.14%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.88%) Online Games
15 9 (0.79%) Credit Risk
16 7 (0.62%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.62%) iPad
16 7 (0.62%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 177 (15.57%) Linux
2 73 (6.42%) Unix
3 16 (1.41%) Windows
4 12 (1.06%) Mac OS X
5 11 (0.97%) Android
6 7 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.26%) CentOS
8 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 654 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (37.12%) TDD
3 258 (22.69%) Scrum
4 201 (17.68%) Microservices
5 178 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
6 169 (14.86%) OO
7 153 (13.46%) Multithreading
8 152 (13.37%) Software Engineering
9 146 (12.84%) BDD
10 136 (11.96%) Low Latency
11 112 (9.85%) Electronic Trading
12 111 (9.76%) Mentoring
13 110 (9.67%) E-Commerce
14 106 (9.32%) DevOps
15 93 (8.18%) OOP
16 83 (7.30%) OOD
17 82 (7.21%) SOA
18 80 (7.04%) MVC
19 74 (6.51%) Open Source
20 72 (6.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1137 (100.00%) Java
2 331 (29.11%) SQL
3 307 (27.00%) JavaScript
4 175 (15.39%) Scala
5 105 (9.23%) Python
6 91 (8.00%) C#
7 76 (6.68%) Groovy
8 36 (3.17%) Go
9 32 (2.81%) Ruby
10 30 (2.64%) C++
11 25 (2.20%) PHP
12 24 (2.11%) Shell Script
13 20 (1.76%) Clojure
14 18 (1.58%) Haskell
15 17 (1.50%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.32%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.23%) Perl
18 10 (0.88%) TypeScript
19 7 (0.62%) ES6
20 6 (0.53%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (8.62%) Degree
2 17 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.79%) PhD
3 9 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.44%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.18%) OCP
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.84%) QA
2 14 (1.23%) MiFID
3 10 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
4 6 (0.53%) SDET
5 5 (0.44%) EMIR
6 2 (0.18%) SLA
7 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (6.07%) Docker
2 12 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.26%) vSphere
5 2 (0.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 60 (5.28%) Puppet
2 31 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (2.55%) Ansible
4 20 (1.76%) Kibana
5 18 (1.58%) logstash
6 17 (1.50%) Kubernetes
7 9 (0.79%) Salt
8 8 (0.70%) Grafana
9 5 (0.44%) Marathon
9 5 (0.44%) Mesos
9 5 (0.44%) StatsD
10 4 (0.35%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.35%) Packer
11 3 (0.26%) Terraform
12 1 (0.088%) Control-M
Vendors
1 134 (11.79%) Oracle
2 49 (4.31%) TIBCO
3 39 (3.43%) Sybase
4 28 (2.46%) Solace
5 25 (2.20%) Google
6 17 (1.50%) ION Trading
6 17 (1.50%) Microsoft
6 17 (1.50%) Red Hat
7 10 (0.88%) Adobe
8 9 (0.79%) InterSystems
8 9 (0.79%) MuleSoft
9 8 (0.70%) GoldenSource
9 8 (0.70%) Murex
9 8 (0.70%) Rackspace
9 8 (0.70%) SAP
9 8 (0.70%) StreamBase
10 7 (0.62%) IBM
11 6 (0.53%) Perforce
12 5 (0.44%) Splunk
13 4 (0.35%) Talend
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be - shares, trips, pens +
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Full Benefits Package + share option
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London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: 50,000 to £80,000
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London
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Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
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City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
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London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 65,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
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Central London / West End
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits (incl bupa, gym etc)
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Salary: £50000 - £80000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
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