Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 182 188
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 135 170 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.31% 1.56% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.60% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 124 151 179
South West median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £39,600
90th Percentile £63,375 £68,750 £73,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10043 10599 11397
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 96.99% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8318 8956 9646
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Bristol -9 66 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Gloucestershire +15 34 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Devon +29 16 £41,750 -20.48%
Somerset -27 11 £50,000 - 1
Wiltshire 0 8 £52,500 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Java
2 102 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (68.15%) Spring
4 74 (54.81%) Hibernate
5 58 (42.96%) Finance
5 58 (42.96%) JavaScript
6 53 (39.26%) Web Services
7 52 (38.52%) TDD
7 52 (38.52%) REST
8 50 (37.04%) HTML
9 47 (34.81%) XML
10 45 (33.33%) MVC
10 45 (33.33%) Scrum
10 45 (33.33%) NoSQL
11 42 (31.11%) Git (software)
12 41 (30.37%) SOAP
12 41 (30.37%) SQL
13 40 (29.63%) AngularJS
14 39 (28.89%) JUnit
14 39 (28.89%) Tomcat
14 39 (28.89%) Spring MVC
15 37 (27.41%) Telecoms
15 37 (27.41%) CSS
16 36 (26.67%) SAP
16 36 (26.67%) Electronics
16 36 (26.67%) Manufacturing
16 36 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
16 36 (26.67%) Programme Management
16 36 (26.67%) Marketing
16 36 (26.67%) Digital Marketing

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 39 (28.89%) Tomcat
2 33 (24.44%) Mule
3 24 (17.78%) Mule ESB
4 23 (17.04%) JBoss
5 15 (11.11%) Apache Solr
6 14 (10.37%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (5.93%) Apache
8 6 (4.44%) Confluence
9 5 (3.70%) Apache Spark
10 3 (2.22%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.48%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.74%) CMS
12 1 (0.74%) IIS
12 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 33 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (17.04%) Amazon EC2
2 23 (17.04%) SaaS
3 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.74%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) Intranet
2 1 (0.74%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.74%) HbbTV
2 1 (0.74%) NGN
2 1 (0.74%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 29 (21.48%) MongoDB
3 23 (17.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (8.89%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.70%) MySQL
5 5 (3.70%) Redis
6 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.22%) Big Data
7 3 (2.22%) HBase
8 2 (1.48%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (31.11%) Git (software)
2 39 (28.89%) JUnit
3 34 (25.19%) JIRA
4 28 (20.74%) IntelliJ
5 11 (8.15%) Maven
6 10 (7.41%) Eclipse
7 9 (6.67%) TeamCity
8 8 (5.93%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.70%) NetBeans
10 4 (2.96%) Ant
10 4 (2.96%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.22%) Selenium
11 3 (2.22%) Subversion
12 1 (0.74%) Mockito
12 1 (0.74%) MSTest
12 1 (0.74%) NUnit
General
1 58 (42.96%) Finance
2 37 (27.41%) Telecoms
3 36 (26.67%) Electronics
3 36 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 36 (26.67%) Marketing
4 24 (17.78%) Retail
5 9 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (68.15%) Spring
2 74 (54.81%) Hibernate
3 53 (39.26%) Web Services
4 52 (38.52%) REST
5 50 (37.04%) HTML
6 47 (34.81%) XML
7 41 (30.37%) SOAP
8 40 (29.63%) AngularJS
9 39 (28.89%) Spring MVC
10 37 (27.41%) CSS
11 36 (26.67%) JPA
12 33 (24.44%) JSON
13 32 (23.70%) Apache Camel
14 27 (20.00%) React
15 23 (17.04%) HTML5
15 23 (17.04%) Spring Integration
16 22 (16.30%) RESTful
17 18 (13.33%) Node.js
18 14 (10.37%) J2EE
18 14 (10.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Computer Science
1 17 (12.59%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (10.37%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.44%) iPad
5 3 (2.22%) User Experience
6 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) Chromecast
7 1 (0.74%) Fintech
7 1 (0.74%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.70%) Linux
2 4 (2.96%) Unix
3 2 (1.48%) Android
3 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (38.52%) TDD
3 45 (33.33%) MVC
3 45 (33.33%) Scrum
4 36 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
4 36 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 33 (24.44%) Microservices
6 32 (23.70%) BDD
6 32 (23.70%) Integration Testing
6 32 (23.70%) Kanban
7 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
8 26 (19.26%) OO
9 25 (18.52%) E-Commerce
10 13 (9.63%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.67%) SEO
12 8 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.93%) Open Source
12 8 (5.93%) SDLC
13 7 (5.19%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 135 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (42.96%) JavaScript
3 41 (30.37%) SQL
4 19 (14.07%) C#
5 11 (8.15%) Scala
6 7 (5.19%) Python
7 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.74%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.74%) C++
10 1 (0.74%) F#
10 1 (0.74%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (20.74%) Degree
2 15 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.22%) PhD
4 2 (1.48%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) Docker
2 3 (2.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.48%) Ansible
2 2 (1.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (26.67%) SAP
2 23 (17.04%) Apple
3 11 (8.15%) Google
4 7 (5.19%) Oracle
5 3 (2.22%) Twitter
6 1 (0.74%) IBM