Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 July 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
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 77 111
Rank change year-on-year -10 +34 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 29 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.10% 2.32% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.38% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 20
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £35,625 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £59,875 £50,500 £44,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1349 1388 1917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.75% 97.47% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1182 1636
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,775 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -17 15 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Doncaster +5 7 £60,000 +39.53% 1
Senior Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) Spring
3 22 (75.86%) SOAP
4 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
6 17 (58.62%) TDD
7 16 (55.17%) XML
7 16 (55.17%) SOA
8 15 (51.72%) Hibernate
9 14 (48.28%) JBoss
10 13 (44.83%) Linux
10 13 (44.83%) SQL
11 12 (41.38%) J2EE
11 12 (41.38%) CSS
12 11 (37.93%) Web Services
12 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (37.93%) BDD
12 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
13 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
13 10 (34.48%) JSON
13 10 (34.48%) HTML
13 10 (34.48%) OO
13 10 (34.48%) Finance
14 9 (31.03%) Java EE
14 9 (31.03%) JPA
14 9 (31.03%) RESTful
14 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
15 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
15 8 (27.59%) AngularJS

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 14 (48.28%) JBoss
2 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
2 8 (27.59%) JUnit
2 8 (27.59%) Maven
3 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
3 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) Gradle
3 6 (20.69%) IntelliJ
3 6 (20.69%) Subversion
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (6.90%) Ant
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) Spring
2 22 (75.86%) SOAP
3 16 (55.17%) XML
4 15 (51.72%) Hibernate
5 12 (41.38%) CSS
5 12 (41.38%) J2EE
6 11 (37.93%) Web Services
7 10 (34.48%) HTML
7 10 (34.48%) JSON
8 9 (31.03%) Java EE
8 9 (31.03%) JPA
8 9 (31.03%) RESTful
9 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 7 (24.14%) JMS
10 7 (24.14%) REST
11 6 (20.69%) Backbone.js
11 6 (20.69%) HTML5
11 6 (20.69%) JAX-WS
11 6 (20.69%) Node.js
11 6 (20.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Fintech
3 2 (6.90%) iPad
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) TDD
3 16 (55.17%) SOA
4 11 (37.93%) BDD
4 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (34.48%) OO
5 10 (34.48%) Test Automation
6 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
7 6 (20.69%) Microservices
7 6 (20.69%) OOD
7 6 (20.69%) SDLC
7 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
8 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
9 4 (13.79%) MVC
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (10.34%) DevOps
10 3 (10.34%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 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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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago