Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Programmer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 857 901
Rank change year-on-year +30 +44 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Programmer 11 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.028% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.029% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 28
London median annual salary £85,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.55% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £66,250 £47,750 £45,500
90th Percentile £116,250 £112,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.00% +19.05% -4.55%

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 69773 79144 86014
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 96.03% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 55979 68682 72560
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 27 July 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 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London - 1 £65,000 -
East London - 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 27 July 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Front Office
3 7 (63.64%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Back Office
5 4 (36.36%) Cognizant
5 4 (36.36%) OpenLink
5 4 (36.36%) Endur
5 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Equities
6 3 (27.27%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
8 1 (9.09%) Open Source
8 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
8 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
8 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (9.09%) RESTful

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (81.82%) Front Office
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Back Office
3 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Rendezvous
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Equities
4 1 (9.09%) Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Low Latency
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (9.09%) Market Making
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Go
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cognizant
1 4 (36.36%) OpenLink
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Solace
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO