The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 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
England / South East
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 250 272
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 160 222 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.06% 1.15% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.18% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 133 202 196
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14557 18737 20875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.81% 96.81% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12242 15951 16732
Median salary £42,925 £42,820 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.24% +0.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Berkshire +18 43 £60,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +15 36 £47,500 -13.63% 6
Surrey +19 31 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Hampshire +6 22 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Oxfordshire +20 12 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East Sussex -1 6 £52,500 +16.66%
Kent +15 3 £45,000 -5.26%
West Sussex +6 3 £53,000 -7.82% 1
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 358 (100.00%) Java
2 231 (64.53%) Spring
3 206 (57.54%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (45.81%) J2EE
5 140 (39.11%) JavaScript
6 129 (36.03%) Hibernate
7 103 (28.77%) SQL
8 97 (27.09%) HTML
8 97 (27.09%) CSS
8 97 (27.09%) Web Services
9 87 (24.30%) TDD
10 81 (22.63%) XML
11 79 (22.07%) Linux
12 69 (19.27%) Scrum
13 64 (17.88%) JMS
14 62 (17.32%) Software Engineering
15 59 (16.48%) OO
16 58 (16.20%) Maven
17 56 (15.64%) Greenfield Project
18 55 (15.36%) Big Data
19 52 (14.53%) Jenkins
19 52 (14.53%) Unit Testing
19 52 (14.53%) SOAP
20 51 (14.25%) Tomcat
21 50 (13.97%) Degree
22 48 (13.41%) Oracle
23 43 (12.01%) REST
24 42 (11.73%) MySQL
25 41 (11.45%) JSP
25 41 (11.45%) Java EE

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (14.25%) Tomcat
2 30 (8.38%) WebSphere
3 27 (7.54%) JBoss
4 19 (5.31%) WebLogic
5 16 (4.47%) GlassFish
5 16 (4.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (3.91%) Apache
8 13 (3.63%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.40%) IIS
10 4 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (1.12%) CMS
10 4 (1.12%) GemFire
10 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.84%) WildFly
12 2 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.56%) Confluence
12 2 (0.56%) Jetty
13 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 8 (2.23%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (4.47%) SaaS
4 9 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.68%) GitHub
6 5 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.12%) PaaS
8 3 (0.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.70%) HTTP
2 22 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.40%) Internet
4 2 (0.56%) AMQP
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.36%) Big Data
2 42 (11.73%) MySQL
3 31 (8.66%) Hadoop
4 30 (8.38%) HBase
5 24 (6.70%) Relational Database
6 17 (4.75%) DB2
7 16 (4.47%) SQL Server
8 15 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.79%) Redis
10 8 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (2.23%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.96%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.40%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.40%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.12%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.12%) OLTP
14 2 (0.56%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 58 (16.20%) Maven
2 52 (14.53%) Jenkins
3 41 (11.45%) Git (software)
4 34 (9.50%) JUnit
5 22 (6.15%) Ant
5 22 (6.15%) Gradle
6 20 (5.59%) Subversion
7 18 (5.03%) Eclipse
8 15 (4.19%) Rational Application Developer
9 11 (3.07%) Selenium
10 8 (2.23%) Mockito
10 8 (2.23%) TestNG
11 7 (1.96%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.68%) JIRA
13 5 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.12%) DbUnit
14 4 (1.12%) Mocha
15 3 (0.84%) jMock
15 3 (0.84%) NetBeans
General
1 35 (9.78%) Finance
2 16 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.63%) Banking
3 13 (3.63%) Publishing
4 7 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.68%) Advertising
5 6 (1.68%) Retail
6 5 (1.40%) Games
6 5 (1.40%) Marketing
7 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.84%) Automotive
7 3 (0.84%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (64.53%) Spring
2 164 (45.81%) J2EE
3 129 (36.03%) Hibernate
4 97 (27.09%) CSS
4 97 (27.09%) HTML
4 97 (27.09%) Web Services
5 81 (22.63%) XML
6 64 (17.88%) JMS
7 52 (14.53%) SOAP
8 43 (12.01%) REST
9 41 (11.45%) Java EE
9 41 (11.45%) JSP
10 40 (11.17%) Ajax
11 38 (10.61%) AngularJS
12 36 (10.06%) RESTful
13 34 (9.50%) Spring Boot
14 31 (8.66%) JDBC
15 25 (6.98%) jQuery
16 24 (6.70%) JSON
17 23 (6.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.64%) Greenfield Project
2 37 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.40%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.40%) iPad
7 4 (1.12%) Life Science
7 4 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.12%) Replication
7 4 (1.12%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.84%) BBC
8 3 (0.84%) User Experience
9 2 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.56%) Fintech
10 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.28%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 79 (22.07%) Linux
2 33 (9.22%) Windows
3 22 (6.15%) Unix
4 9 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.12%) Solaris
7 3 (0.84%) Android
7 3 (0.84%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (57.54%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (24.30%) TDD
3 69 (19.27%) Scrum
4 62 (17.32%) Software Engineering
5 59 (16.48%) OO
6 52 (14.53%) Unit Testing
7 36 (10.06%) Web Development
8 32 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (8.38%) MVC
10 29 (8.10%) OOA/OOD
11 27 (7.54%) BDD
11 27 (7.54%) E-Commerce
11 27 (7.54%) SDLC
12 26 (7.26%) Microservices
13 23 (6.42%) MapReduce
13 23 (6.42%) Software Architecture
13 23 (6.42%) UML
14 22 (6.15%) SOA
14 22 (6.15%) Use Case
15 19 (5.31%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 358 (100.00%) Java
2 140 (39.11%) JavaScript
3 103 (28.77%) SQL
4 37 (10.34%) Python
5 26 (7.26%) C++
6 21 (5.87%) Scala
7 18 (5.03%) Groovy
8 16 (4.47%) C
9 13 (3.63%) Assembly Language
10 11 (3.07%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.07%) Ruby
11 10 (2.79%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.79%) C#
11 10 (2.79%) Perl
12 8 (2.23%) Lua
12 8 (2.23%) PHP
12 8 (2.23%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.96%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.40%) ECMAScript
14 5 (1.40%) ES6
Qualifications
1 50 (13.97%) Degree
2 4 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.84%) APMG
3 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
3 3 (0.84%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 13 (3.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 12 (3.35%) Docker
3 7 (1.96%) HDFS
4 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.40%) Ansible
2 4 (1.12%) Puppet
3 2 (0.56%) Packer
3 2 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (13.41%) Oracle
2 13 (3.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.63%) Red Hat
3 10 (2.79%) VMware
4 3 (0.84%) Cognizant
4 3 (0.84%) SAP
5 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.56%) Atomikos
5 2 (0.56%) Google
5 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.56%) Sophos
6 1 (0.28%) F5
6 1 (0.28%) hybris
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