Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 13 December 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 87 105
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 21 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.86% 1.31% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.34% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 10
South Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,150 £34,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £46,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1093 1342 1504
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 97.74% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1118 1328
South Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,175 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Sheffield -1 9 £45,000 - 2
Doncaster - 7 £62,500 -
Barnsley - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) Spring
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (66.67%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) SOAP
6 11 (52.38%) XML
6 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
6 11 (52.38%) SOA
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
8 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
8 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (38.10%) JSON
9 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
9 8 (38.10%) TDD
9 8 (38.10%) OO
9 8 (38.10%) JBoss
10 7 (33.33%) J2EE
10 7 (33.33%) Web Services
10 7 (33.33%) JUnit
10 7 (33.33%) Java EE
10 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 7 (33.33%) BDD
10 7 (33.33%) Node.js
11 6 (28.57%) REST
11 6 (28.57%) JAX-WS
11 6 (28.57%) Microservices
11 6 (28.57%) Spring Boot
11 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
11 6 (28.57%) Finance
11 6 (28.57%) JMS

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 8 (38.10%) JBoss
2 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.52%) Jetty
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) JUnit
2 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 6 (28.57%) IntelliJ
3 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) Gradle
3 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (19.05%) Maven
3 4 (19.05%) Subversion
4 3 (14.29%) Ant
4 3 (14.29%) Mockito
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Spring
2 12 (57.14%) SOAP
3 11 (52.38%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 8 (38.10%) JSON
6 7 (33.33%) J2EE
6 7 (33.33%) Java EE
6 7 (33.33%) Node.js
6 7 (33.33%) Web Services
7 6 (28.57%) JAX-WS
7 6 (28.57%) JMS
7 6 (28.57%) REST
7 6 (28.57%) Spring Boot
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) JPA
8 5 (23.81%) RESTful
9 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
9 4 (19.05%) Backbone.js
9 4 (19.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Fintech
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
1 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
1 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) SOA
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (38.10%) OO
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
5 7 (33.33%) BDD
5 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Microservices
7 4 (19.05%) OOD
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 3 (14.29%) MVC
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 2 (9.52%) UML
10 1 (4.76%) OOP
10 1 (4.76%) Service Management
10 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle