Period
to 17 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

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 > Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 275 236 307
Rank change year-on-year -39 +71 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 62 145 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.53% 1.03% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.07% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 133 72
Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,250 £45,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 11,361 13,595 14,794
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.61% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9,131 10,834 12,317
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in the Midlands

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in the Midlands

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in the Midlands

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. 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
East Midlands +5 30 £60,000 +2.13% 4
West Midlands -41 29 £52,500 -4.55% 10
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.16%) Spring
4 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (35.48%) Big Data
5 20 (32.26%) SQL
6 19 (30.65%) Mentoring
7 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
8 15 (24.19%) Hadoop
8 15 (24.19%) Apache Spark
9 14 (22.58%) Impala
9 14 (22.58%) Scala
9 14 (22.58%) Apache Hive
9 14 (22.58%) MapReduce
9 14 (22.58%) HBase
10 12 (19.35%) HTML
10 12 (19.35%) DevOps
10 12 (19.35%) Docker
11 11 (17.74%) Hibernate
11 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
12 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
12 10 (16.13%) SDLC
13 9 (14.52%) Maven
13 9 (14.52%) Java EE
13 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (14.52%) Scrum
13 9 (14.52%) MVC
13 9 (14.52%) Finance
13 9 (14.52%) CSS
13 9 (14.52%) Web Services

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 15 (24.19%) Apache Spark
2 7 (11.29%) JBoss
3 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
4 1 (1.61%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 22 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) Big Data
2 15 (24.19%) Hadoop
3 14 (22.58%) Apache Hive
3 14 (22.58%) HBase
3 14 (22.58%) Impala
4 8 (12.90%) MySQL
5 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.61%) Ingres
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Maven
2 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.68%) JUnit
4 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.45%) Gradle
5 4 (6.45%) Subversion
6 3 (4.84%) DbUnit
6 3 (4.84%) JMeter
6 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.23%) JIRA
7 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.61%) Ant
8 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.61%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Automotive
4 2 (3.23%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.16%) Spring
2 12 (19.35%) HTML
3 11 (17.74%) Hibernate
4 9 (14.52%) CSS
4 9 (14.52%) Java EE
4 9 (14.52%) Web Services
5 8 (12.90%) J2EE
6 7 (11.29%) JPA
6 7 (11.29%) Kafka
6 7 (11.29%) RESTful
6 7 (11.29%) Spring Boot
7 6 (9.68%) React
8 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.06%) Apache Camel
8 5 (8.06%) SOAP
8 5 (8.06%) XML
9 4 (6.45%) JSF
9 4 (6.45%) REST
9 4 (6.45%) Spring MVC
10 3 (4.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) Mentoring
3 14 (22.58%) MapReduce
4 12 (19.35%) DevOps
5 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
6 10 (16.13%) SDLC
6 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
7 9 (14.52%) MVC
7 9 (14.52%) Scrum
8 7 (11.29%) TDD
9 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.68%) OOP
10 5 (8.06%) Web Development
11 4 (6.45%) AOP
11 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (6.45%) OO
11 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.84%) BDD
12 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.58%) Scala
5 7 (11.29%) Java 8
6 3 (4.84%) ES6
7 2 (3.23%) C#
7 2 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) Perl
8 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) vCloud
3 1 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.84%) Ansible
2 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.84%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) VMware
3 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.61%) SAP