The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 222 239
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 592 581 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.61% 1.47% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.53% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 454 526 544
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

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 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +16 113 £87,500 +22.80% 14
Hounslow - 9 £62,500 -
Croydon - 6 £55,000 -
Docklands, London - 5 £60,000 -
Bromley - 4 £115,000 -
Canary Wharf -8 2 £80,000 -
Hammersmith -21 2 - -
Feltham - 2 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £65,000 -
Southwark - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1113 (100.00%) Java
2 716 (64.33%) Agile Software Development
3 562 (50.49%) Spring
4 493 (44.29%) Finance
5 421 (37.83%) TDD
6 326 (29.29%) SQL
7 308 (27.67%) Banking
8 305 (27.40%) Hibernate
9 269 (24.17%) Scrum
10 265 (23.81%) JavaScript
11 231 (20.75%) Maven
12 219 (19.68%) Continuous Integration
12 219 (19.68%) Microservices
13 213 (19.14%) REST
14 194 (17.43%) Multithreading
15 190 (17.07%) AngularJS
16 186 (16.71%) BDD
16 186 (16.71%) Web Services
17 185 (16.62%) JUnit
18 176 (15.81%) OO
19 169 (15.18%) NoSQL
20 158 (14.20%) HTML
21 156 (14.02%) Oracle
22 155 (13.93%) RESTful
23 142 (12.76%) Linux
24 136 (12.22%) Scala
25 135 (12.13%) Python
26 133 (11.95%) Jenkins
27 132 (11.86%) J2EE
28 129 (11.59%) Spring Boot

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 91 (8.18%) Tomcat
2 74 (6.65%) JBoss
3 70 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (4.49%) Apache Spark
5 48 (4.31%) WebSphere
6 46 (4.13%) Apache Solr
7 35 (3.14%) Jetty
8 33 (2.96%) Apache
9 23 (2.07%) Confluence
10 19 (1.71%) CMS
11 17 (1.53%) WebLogic
12 15 (1.35%) Apache TomEE
12 15 (1.35%) CoreMedia CMS
13 13 (1.17%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.90%) Mule
15 8 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
16 7 (0.63%) Liferay
16 7 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.63%) WildFly
17 4 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.090%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.45%) Endur
3 3 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.090%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.090%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.090%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 99 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (3.32%) SaaS
3 21 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (1.53%) GitHub
6 6 (0.54%) Heroku
6 6 (0.54%) IaaS
6 6 (0.54%) PaaS
7 4 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.36%) Bluemix
7 4 (0.36%) Google App Engine
7 4 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.18%) G Suite
9 2 (0.18%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.18%) Office 365
9 2 (0.18%) Slack
10 1 (0.090%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.52%) Internet
2 14 (1.26%) HTTP
3 8 (0.72%) SSH
4 7 (0.63%) Value-Added Service
5 3 (0.27%) VoIP
6 2 (0.18%) ATM
6 2 (0.18%) Skype
7 1 (0.090%) DNS
7 1 (0.090%) FTP
7 1 (0.090%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.090%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.090%) SMS
7 1 (0.090%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (15.18%) NoSQL
2 123 (11.05%) Relational Database
3 109 (9.79%) SQL Server
4 108 (9.70%) MySQL
5 89 (8.00%) Big Data
6 84 (7.55%) MongoDB
7 75 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 64 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
9 56 (5.03%) Hadoop
10 49 (4.40%) Redis
11 46 (4.13%) RDBMS
12 33 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
14 17 (1.53%) DB2
15 13 (1.17%) Couchbase
15 13 (1.17%) Oracle Database
15 13 (1.17%) Riak
16 12 (1.08%) Blockchain
17 10 (0.90%) KDB
17 10 (0.90%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 231 (20.75%) Maven
2 185 (16.62%) JUnit
3 133 (11.95%) Jenkins
4 126 (11.32%) Git (software)
5 85 (7.64%) Gradle
6 80 (7.19%) Cucumber
7 60 (5.39%) Selenium
8 59 (5.30%) Mockito
9 43 (3.86%) Subversion
10 42 (3.77%) Ant
11 33 (2.96%) JIRA
12 24 (2.16%) IntelliJ
12 24 (2.16%) Sonatype Nexus
13 21 (1.89%) TeamCity
13 21 (1.89%) WebDriver
14 20 (1.80%) DbUnit
15 19 (1.71%) FishEye
16 18 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (1.62%) Hudson
17 11 (0.99%) Eclipse
General
1 493 (44.29%) Finance
2 308 (27.67%) Banking
3 110 (9.88%) Investment Banking
4 94 (8.45%) Retail
5 76 (6.83%) Front Office
6 72 (6.47%) Games
7 58 (5.21%) Retail Banking
8 41 (3.68%) Back Office
8 41 (3.68%) Marketing
9 39 (3.50%) Publishing
10 30 (2.70%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.89%) Advertising
12 15 (1.35%) Prime Brokerage
13 13 (1.17%) Electronics
13 13 (1.17%) Manufacturing
14 12 (1.08%) Legal
15 10 (0.90%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.90%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.36%) Law
17 3 (0.27%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 562 (50.49%) Spring
2 305 (27.40%) Hibernate
3 213 (19.14%) REST
4 190 (17.07%) AngularJS
5 186 (16.71%) Web Services
6 158 (14.20%) HTML
7 155 (13.93%) RESTful
8 132 (11.86%) J2EE
9 129 (11.59%) Spring Boot
10 119 (10.69%) CSS
11 102 (9.16%) Java EE
11 102 (9.16%) XML
12 98 (8.81%) SOAP
13 95 (8.54%) Node.js
14 94 (8.45%) JMS
15 91 (8.18%) React
16 74 (6.65%) JDBC
17 72 (6.47%) HTML5
18 71 (6.38%) .NET
19 67 (6.02%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 114 (10.24%) Greenfield Project
2 113 (10.15%) Computer Science
3 77 (6.92%) Fintech
4 52 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 47 (4.22%) Credit Risk
6 45 (4.04%) Derivative
6 45 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (3.23%) Algorithms
8 33 (2.96%) Equity Derivative
9 31 (2.79%) Market Risk
10 29 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (2.34%) Equities
12 22 (1.98%) Data Structures
13 19 (1.71%) Hedge funds
14 15 (1.35%) Client/Server
15 14 (1.26%) Fixed Income
16 13 (1.17%) Mobile App
17 12 (1.08%) Reference Data
17 12 (1.08%) User Experience
18 11 (0.99%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 142 (12.76%) Linux
2 92 (8.27%) Unix
3 19 (1.71%) Android
3 19 (1.71%) Windows
4 16 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.90%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.18%) CentOS
7 1 (0.090%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 716 (64.33%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (37.83%) TDD
3 269 (24.17%) Scrum
4 219 (19.68%) Continuous Integration
4 219 (19.68%) Microservices
5 194 (17.43%) Multithreading
6 186 (16.71%) BDD
7 176 (15.81%) OO
8 121 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 110 (9.88%) Test Automation
10 100 (8.98%) Low Latency
11 96 (8.63%) MVC
12 95 (8.54%) Mentoring
13 94 (8.45%) E-Commerce
14 89 (8.00%) DevOps
15 83 (7.46%) Kanban
16 80 (7.19%) SDLC
17 73 (6.56%) Unit Testing
18 72 (6.47%) SOA
19 70 (6.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1113 (100.00%) Java
2 326 (29.29%) SQL
3 265 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 136 (12.22%) Scala
5 135 (12.13%) Python
6 82 (7.37%) C#
7 49 (4.40%) PL/SQL
8 44 (3.95%) Groovy
9 37 (3.32%) Perl
10 32 (2.88%) Bash Shell
11 29 (2.61%) Go
12 26 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 23 (2.07%) PHP
13 23 (2.07%) Ruby
14 22 (1.98%) C++
15 13 (1.17%) Clojure
16 10 (0.90%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.63%) C
17 7 (0.63%) ES6
18 4 (0.36%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 105 (9.43%) Degree
2 51 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.36%) PhD
8 1 (0.090%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.090%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.59%) QA
2 13 (1.17%) MiFID
3 11 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.36%) EMIR
6 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.18%) SLA
8 1 (0.090%) GCP
8 1 (0.090%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.090%) SEPA
System Software
1 67 (6.02%) Docker
2 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.18%) vSphere
3 1 (0.090%) HDFS
3 1 (0.090%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.090%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 37 (3.32%) Puppet
2 20 (1.80%) Kibana
3 19 (1.71%) logstash
4 17 (1.53%) Ansible
5 13 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.99%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.72%) Grafana
7 8 (0.72%) Salt
7 8 (0.72%) StatsD
8 3 (0.27%) Marathon
8 3 (0.27%) Mesos
8 3 (0.27%) Nagios
8 3 (0.27%) Rancher
8 3 (0.27%) Terraform
9 1 (0.090%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.090%) Opsview
Vendors
1 156 (14.02%) Oracle
2 41 (3.68%) TIBCO
3 31 (2.79%) Google
4 30 (2.70%) Sybase
5 23 (2.07%) Tableau
6 21 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 17 (1.53%) StreamBase
8 16 (1.44%) Red Hat
9 14 (1.26%) SAP
10 12 (1.08%) Splunk
11 9 (0.81%) Adobe
11 9 (0.81%) GoldenSource
11 9 (0.81%) InterSystems
11 9 (0.81%) Perforce
12 8 (0.72%) Solace
13 7 (0.63%) IBM
14 6 (0.54%) Apple
15 5 (0.45%) OpenLink
16 4 (0.36%) BEA
16 4 (0.36%) Cognizant
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Vadis People
Salary: circ £50,000 to £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
3Search
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 and strong benefits (car, bonus, more)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus (c100%+) + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource Group
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Java Source
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago