Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 84 109
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 22 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.03% 1.53% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.57% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 7
South Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +9.38% -15.79%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,150 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
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 1,055 1,339 1,434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.38% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1,112 1,238
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,650 £21,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 0 11 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Doncaster - 8 £61,250 -
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 18 January 2018, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) OO
4 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Spring
5 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (45.45%) PHP
6 10 (45.45%) SOA
6 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 10 (45.45%) Node.js
7 9 (40.91%) Open Source
7 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
8 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
8 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 8 (36.36%) XML
8 8 (36.36%) SOAP
9 7 (31.82%) Web Services
9 7 (31.82%) JUnit
9 7 (31.82%) TDD
9 7 (31.82%) JSON
9 7 (31.82%) JPA
9 7 (31.82%) RESTful
10 6 (27.27%) Flask
10 6 (27.27%) Microservices
10 6 (27.27%) Spring Boot
10 6 (27.27%) Web Development
10 6 (27.27%) C#
10 6 (27.27%) J2EE
10 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
10 6 (27.27%) IntelliJ

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 4 (18.18%) JBoss
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
2 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) JUnit
2 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 6 (27.27%) IntelliJ
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 4 (18.18%) Gradle
3 4 (18.18%) Maven
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 3 (13.64%) Ant
4 3 (13.64%) Mockito
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Spring
2 10 (45.45%) Node.js
3 8 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 8 (36.36%) SOAP
3 8 (36.36%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) JPA
4 7 (31.82%) JSON
4 7 (31.82%) RESTful
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) Flask
5 6 (27.27%) J2EE
5 6 (27.27%) JMS
5 6 (27.27%) Spring Boot
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) Java EE
8 3 (13.64%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (45.45%) SOA
4 10 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 9 (40.91%) Open Source
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 6 (27.27%) Microservices
7 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 4 (18.18%) BDD
8 4 (18.18%) OOD
8 4 (18.18%) User Stories
9 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
9 3 (13.64%) MVC
9 3 (13.64%) OOP
9 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
9 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Scrum
10 2 (9.09%) UML
11 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree