The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 48 70
Rank change year-on-year -10 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 5 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.02% 3.29% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 3.43% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 5
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

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 475 583 770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.14% 96.05% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 399 512 659
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) HTTP
5 6 (50.00%) Web Development
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
8 3 (25.00%) Spring
8 3 (25.00%) SOA
8 3 (25.00%) JBoss
8 3 (25.00%) SOAP
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
9 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (16.67%) MySQL
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (16.67%) OWASP
9 2 (16.67%) BDD

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 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) Jetty
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (8.33%) JAXB
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) Lucene
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) React
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) TDD
1 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) BDD
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) OWASP
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) Kanban
7 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
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