The median annual salary for a Senior Java Programmer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Senior Java Programmer
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 637 666
Rank change year-on-year +49 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 5 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.042% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.044% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 7
Median salary £85,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £100,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £58,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.63% +11.90%  

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 32820 40749 42758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.66% 96.00% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27626 35268 35980
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Programmer in London

Senior Java Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Programmer in London

Senior Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Programmer in London over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Programmer in London

Senior Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Canary Wharf - 1 £90,000 -
Senior Java Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Senior Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Docker
4 5 (35.71%) Microservices
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (21.43%) Big Data
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Front Office
6 3 (21.43%) Games
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Equities
7 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 2 (14.29%) Publishing
7 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
7 2 (14.29%) Rendezvous
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle

Senior Java Programmer 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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Redis
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.14%) GitLab
1 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Front Office
2 3 (21.43%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Publishing
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) JMS
4 2 (14.29%) Rendezvous
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
5 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Microservices
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Go
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Solace
1 2 (14.29%) Sybase
1 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk