Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 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 Developer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 63 99
Rank change year-on-year -14 +36 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 15 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.61% 2.92% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 3.01% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 19
Sheffield median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £34,125 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,875 £43,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 912 1062 1485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.75% 96.81% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 755 914 1296
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Sheffield

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Sheffield

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Senior Java Developer 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 Sheffield region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Spring
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) SOAP
4 9 (60.00%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (46.67%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) SOA
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) JBoss
7 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 6 (40.00%) SDLC
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (33.33%) Docker
8 5 (33.33%) BDD
8 5 (33.33%) Puppet
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
9 4 (26.67%) Web Services
9 4 (26.67%) XML
9 4 (26.67%) Unix
9 4 (26.67%) J2EE
9 4 (26.67%) HTML
9 4 (26.67%) Scrum
9 4 (26.67%) Ajax
9 4 (26.67%) Java EE
9 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 7 (46.67%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Spring
2 9 (60.00%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) REST
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) Java EE
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (13.33%) JAXB
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 1 (6.67%) Apache Thrift
8 1 (6.67%) Guava
8 1 (6.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
1 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
1 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (46.67%) SOA
5 6 (40.00%) SDLC
6 5 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (20.00%) DevOps
8 3 (20.00%) OWASP
9 2 (13.33%) Coaching
9 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) MVC
9 2 (13.33%) OO
9 2 (13.33%) Service Management
9 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 2 (13.33%) Web Development
10 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
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