The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer - Java
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 593 653
Rank change year-on-year +8 +60  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 28 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.11% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.12% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 15
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 £59,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76%  

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 Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in London

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in London

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Software Engineer in London

Senior Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer 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 +24 6 £70,000 -22.22% 1
Uxbridge - 1 £72,500 -
Senior Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior Java Software 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 London region featuring Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (95.92%) Software Engineering
3 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (44.90%) Finance
5 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 21 (42.86%) Spring
6 18 (36.73%) OO
6 18 (36.73%) Microservices
7 17 (34.69%) REST
7 17 (34.69%) HTML
8 14 (28.57%) Java EE
8 14 (28.57%) TDD
8 14 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 14 (28.57%) Scala
9 13 (26.53%) RESTful
9 13 (26.53%) Open Source
9 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
9 13 (26.53%) J2EE
9 13 (26.53%) MySQL
10 12 (24.49%) C++
10 12 (24.49%) CSS
10 12 (24.49%) Degree
10 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.45%) Fintech
11 11 (22.45%) Web Services
11 11 (22.45%) Unix
11 11 (22.45%) SQL
12 10 (20.41%) Windows
12 10 (20.41%) Linux

Senior Java Software Engineer 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 8 (16.33%) JBoss
1 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.29%) Jetty
2 7 (14.29%) nginx
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (8.16%) Apache Spark
5 3 (6.12%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.08%) CloudFront
3 2 (4.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) PPP
2 1 (2.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) MySQL
1 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
4 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
6 4 (8.16%) Blockchain
6 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (4.08%) Big Data
7 2 (4.08%) CouchDB
7 2 (4.08%) Neo4j
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.37%) Hudson
2 9 (18.37%) JUnit
2 9 (18.37%) Maven
3 7 (14.29%) Ant
3 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (14.29%) Subversion
3 7 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Gradle
4 2 (4.08%) Spock
4 2 (4.08%) Travis CI
4 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) Spring
2 17 (34.69%) HTML
2 17 (34.69%) REST
3 14 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 14 (28.57%) Java EE
4 13 (26.53%) J2EE
4 13 (26.53%) RESTful
5 12 (24.49%) CSS
6 11 (22.45%) Web Services
7 10 (20.41%) JMS
7 10 (20.41%) JPA
7 10 (20.41%) XML
8 8 (16.33%) JSP
9 7 (14.29%) DOM
9 7 (14.29%) JAXB
9 7 (14.29%) SAX
9 7 (14.29%) SOAP
9 7 (14.29%) WSDL
9 7 (14.29%) XSD
9 7 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Fintech
2 10 (20.41%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.12%) User Experience
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.08%) Semantic Web
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Unix
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Android
3 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Software Engineering
2 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.73%) Microservices
3 18 (36.73%) OO
4 14 (28.57%) TDD
5 13 (26.53%) Open Source
6 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.37%) MVC
8 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
9 7 (14.29%) Analytics
9 7 (14.29%) AOP
9 7 (14.29%) API Design
9 7 (14.29%) BPMN
9 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (14.29%) ETL
9 7 (14.29%) RUP
9 7 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.29%) UML
9 7 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.57%) Scala
4 12 (24.49%) C++
5 11 (22.45%) SQL
6 9 (18.37%) Groovy
6 9 (18.37%) Python
7 7 (14.29%) C#
7 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.16%) Clojure
9 3 (6.12%) C
10 2 (4.08%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (4.08%) Erlang
10 2 (4.08%) F#
10 2 (4.08%) Go
10 2 (4.08%) Kotlin
10 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.08%) Ruby
11 1 (2.04%) Lua
11 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Kibana
1 2 (4.08%) logstash
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
1 8 (16.33%) Splunk
2 7 (14.29%) Altova
2 7 (14.29%) Fiorano
2 7 (14.29%) ILOG
2 7 (14.29%) Talend
2 7 (14.29%) WSO2
3 3 (6.12%) Facebook
3 3 (6.12%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) Twitter
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Sun
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