Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 247 276 332
Rank change year-on-year +29 +56 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 109 117 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.91% 0.79% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.81% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 123 103 69
Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,900 £38,500
90th Percentile £70,600 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £61,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -1.60% +8.70%

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 11,520 14,463 16,014
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 97.05% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8,728 11,796 12,739
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,891 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +20 57 £60,000 +20.00% 9
West Midlands +18 52 £52,500 -4.55% 3
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (68.81%) Spring
4 52 (47.71%) Hibernate
5 47 (43.12%) JavaScript
6 45 (41.28%) SQL
7 42 (38.53%) Finance
8 40 (36.70%) HTML
9 38 (34.86%) CSS
10 34 (31.19%) AngularJS
11 33 (30.28%) J2EE
12 30 (27.52%) Scrum
12 30 (27.52%) Java 8
13 29 (26.61%) Oracle
14 28 (25.69%) Software Engineering
15 27 (24.77%) TDD
16 25 (22.94%) Problem-Solving
17 24 (22.02%) Maven
18 23 (21.10%) Retail
18 23 (21.10%) JUnit
18 23 (21.10%) Python
18 23 (21.10%) Microservices
19 22 (20.18%) Docker
19 22 (20.18%) Git (software)
19 22 (20.18%) OO
20 21 (19.27%) REST
20 21 (19.27%) Jenkins
21 20 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
21 20 (18.35%) Tomcat
22 19 (17.43%) BDD

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 20 (18.35%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.01%) Anypoint
3 10 (9.17%) JBoss
3 10 (9.17%) Mule
4 6 (5.50%) Apache Spark
4 6 (5.50%) WildFly
5 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.92%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.92%) Jetty
6 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (14.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.09%) GitHub
4 10 (9.17%) Serverless
5 5 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) HTTP
1 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
2 13 (11.93%) MySQL
3 10 (9.17%) Big Data
4 8 (7.34%) HBase
5 7 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (4.59%) Apache Hive
6 5 (4.59%) Impala
6 5 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.67%) Ingres
8 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.83%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.92%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.92%) Flink
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.92%) Redis
9 1 (0.92%) Riak
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (22.02%) Maven
2 23 (21.10%) JUnit
3 22 (20.18%) Git (software)
4 21 (19.27%) Jenkins
5 13 (11.93%) Gradle
6 11 (10.09%) Gitweb
7 10 (9.17%) Cucumber
8 8 (7.34%) Mockito
9 6 (5.50%) IntelliJ
10 5 (4.59%) NetBeans
10 5 (4.59%) SonarQube
11 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.75%) JBehave
11 3 (2.75%) JIRA
12 2 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.83%) Hudson
13 1 (0.92%) ANTLR
13 1 (0.92%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.92%) Eclipse RCP
13 1 (0.92%) git-flow
General
1 42 (38.53%) Finance
2 23 (21.10%) Retail
3 4 (3.67%) Advertising
3 4 (3.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.83%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (68.81%) Spring
2 52 (47.71%) Hibernate
3 40 (36.70%) HTML
4 38 (34.86%) CSS
5 34 (31.19%) AngularJS
6 33 (30.28%) J2EE
7 21 (19.27%) REST
8 17 (15.60%) RESTful
9 14 (12.84%) HTML5
9 14 (12.84%) Java EE
10 13 (11.93%) JPA
11 12 (11.01%) JMS
12 10 (9.17%) HornetQ
12 10 (9.17%) Spring Boot
13 9 (8.26%) Web Services
14 7 (6.42%) .NET
14 7 (6.42%) Node.js
14 7 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (5.50%) Grails
15 6 (5.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.09%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.59%) Fintech
4 3 (2.75%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.92%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.92%) Social Media
6 1 (0.92%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Linux
2 5 (4.59%) Windows
3 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.52%) Scrum
3 28 (25.69%) Software Engineering
4 27 (24.77%) TDD
5 25 (22.94%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (21.10%) Microservices
7 22 (20.18%) OO
8 19 (17.43%) BDD
9 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
10 16 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (13.76%) Mentoring
12 14 (12.84%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (11.01%) OOD
13 12 (11.01%) SDLC
14 11 (10.09%) AOP
14 11 (10.09%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (10.09%) Inversion of Control
14 11 (10.09%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (10.09%) Web Design
15 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (43.12%) JavaScript
3 45 (41.28%) SQL
4 30 (27.52%) Java 8
5 23 (21.10%) Python
6 14 (12.84%) Groovy
7 13 (11.93%) TypeScript
8 12 (11.01%) Perl
9 7 (6.42%) C++
9 7 (6.42%) Scala
10 6 (5.50%) C#
10 6 (5.50%) PHP
11 5 (4.59%) Ruby
12 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.83%) R
14 1 (0.92%) C
14 1 (0.92%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (20.18%) Docker
2 7 (6.42%) HDFS
3 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (15.60%) Puppet
2 12 (11.01%) Kubernetes
3 9 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.75%) Marathon
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) Oracle
2 6 (5.50%) Twitter
3 3 (2.75%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.92%) Borland
4 1 (0.92%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.92%) Google
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft