The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 June 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 West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 173 182
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 77 64 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.45% 1.24% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.27% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 66
Median salary £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,650 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5151 5050 5839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.06% 97.62% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4281 4276 4924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Bristol -6 36 £55,000 +13.40% 8
Gloucestershire -9 17 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Wiltshire +8 13 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Somerset -4 8 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Devon +8 3 £46,000 -3.15% 2
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 165 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (64.24%) Spring
3 102 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (47.88%) Scrum
5 77 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 74 (44.85%) Tomcat
7 67 (40.61%) TDD
8 66 (40.00%) NoSQL
9 65 (39.39%) HTML
10 63 (38.18%) SQL
11 61 (36.97%) JUnit
12 58 (35.15%) JavaScript
12 58 (35.15%) XML
12 58 (35.15%) Finance
13 57 (34.55%) REST
14 53 (32.12%) Git (software)
15 51 (30.91%) MVC
16 46 (27.88%) Spring MVC
17 44 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
18 43 (26.06%) OO
19 42 (25.45%) MongoDB
20 41 (24.85%) Software Engineering
21 40 (24.24%) Web Services
21 40 (24.24%) Maven
22 39 (23.64%) JIRA
23 38 (23.03%) CSS
24 37 (22.42%) SOAP
24 37 (22.42%) Oracle
24 37 (22.42%) JSON
25 36 (21.82%) AngularJS

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 74 (44.85%) Tomcat
2 33 (20.00%) JBoss
3 28 (16.97%) Mule
4 25 (15.15%) Mule ESB
5 19 (11.52%) Apache
5 19 (11.52%) WebSphere
6 16 (9.70%) OpenStack
6 16 (9.70%) WebLogic
7 10 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (4.85%) Jetty
9 7 (4.24%) Apache Solr
9 7 (4.24%) Apache Spark
9 7 (4.24%) Confluence
9 7 (4.24%) IIS
10 4 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.61%) CMS
Business Applications
1 29 (17.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (13.94%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) Intranet
2 1 (0.61%) HbbTV
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) NGN
2 1 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 42 (25.45%) MongoDB
3 30 (18.18%) MySQL
4 24 (14.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 20 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (7.27%) SQL Server
7 8 (4.85%) Big Data
8 7 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (4.24%) Couchbase
8 7 (4.24%) Hadoop
8 7 (4.24%) Redis
8 7 (4.24%) Riak
9 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.82%) Triplestore
11 1 (0.61%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 61 (36.97%) JUnit
2 53 (32.12%) Git (software)
3 40 (24.24%) Maven
4 39 (23.64%) JIRA
5 28 (16.97%) IntelliJ
6 22 (13.33%) Eclipse
7 20 (12.12%) Ant
7 20 (12.12%) Jenkins
8 18 (10.91%) Cucumber
9 17 (10.30%) Subversion
10 9 (5.45%) MSTest
10 9 (5.45%) NUnit
11 8 (4.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (4.85%) Selenium
12 7 (4.24%) Mockito
13 5 (3.03%) TeamCity
14 4 (2.42%) Gradle
14 4 (2.42%) JMeter
14 4 (2.42%) Liquibase
14 4 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (35.15%) Finance
2 31 (18.79%) Telecoms
3 29 (17.58%) Electronics
3 29 (17.58%) Manufacturing
3 29 (17.58%) Marketing
4 15 (9.09%) Retail
5 8 (4.85%) Banking
6 5 (3.03%) Advertising
7 3 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (64.24%) Spring
2 77 (46.67%) Hibernate
3 65 (39.39%) HTML
4 58 (35.15%) XML
5 57 (34.55%) REST
6 46 (27.88%) Spring MVC
7 40 (24.24%) Web Services
8 38 (23.03%) CSS
9 37 (22.42%) JSON
9 37 (22.42%) SOAP
10 36 (21.82%) AngularJS
11 35 (21.21%) JPA
12 29 (17.58%) React
13 28 (16.97%) Apache Camel
14 27 (16.36%) HTML5
15 23 (13.94%) Spring Integration
16 18 (10.91%) Node.js
17 17 (10.30%) J2EE
18 11 (6.67%) jQuery
19 10 (6.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (10.91%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.03%) iPad
5 4 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.82%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.82%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.61%) Chromecast
7 1 (0.61%) Handset
7 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.61%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.79%) Linux
2 13 (7.88%) Unix
3 7 (4.24%) Windows
4 5 (3.03%) Android
4 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.42%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (47.88%) Scrum
3 67 (40.61%) TDD
4 51 (30.91%) MVC
5 43 (26.06%) OO
6 41 (24.85%) Software Engineering
7 34 (20.61%) Integration Testing
7 34 (20.61%) Kanban
8 30 (18.18%) BDD
9 29 (17.58%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (17.58%) Digital Marketing
9 29 (17.58%) Programme Management
10 26 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (15.76%) Unit Testing
11 20 (12.12%) Microservices
12 19 (11.52%) E-Commerce
13 18 (10.91%) Coaching
13 18 (10.91%) Web Development
14 17 (10.30%) UML
15 14 (8.48%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 165 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (38.18%) SQL
3 58 (35.15%) JavaScript
4 22 (13.33%) C#
5 13 (7.88%) Shell Script
6 10 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.45%) Python
7 9 (5.45%) Scala
8 7 (4.24%) C++
8 7 (4.24%) F#
8 7 (4.24%) PHP
9 6 (3.64%) C
10 5 (3.03%) Go
11 4 (2.42%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.42%) Perl
12 3 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (1.82%) Ruby
12 3 (1.82%) SPARQL
13 2 (1.21%) Clojure
14 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (15.15%) Degree
2 19 (11.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.21%) TickIT
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.03%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (9.70%) Ansible
1 16 (9.70%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (9.70%) Puppet
2 7 (4.24%) Kibana
2 7 (4.24%) logstash
2 7 (4.24%) Salt
3 1 (0.61%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 37 (22.42%) Oracle
2 29 (17.58%) SAP
3 23 (13.94%) Apple
4 5 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.61%) hybris
5 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 25 days' holiday, 10% Pension & Pr
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 12 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension and wider benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago