The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 29 April 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 80 90
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 8 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.27% 1.20% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.22% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 619 818 894
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 98.10% 97.96% 99.00%
Number of salaries quoted 564 773 687
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Southampton

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Southampton

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Southampton over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Southampton region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) JSON
3 9 (52.94%) J2EE
3 9 (52.94%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) SOA
6 5 (29.41%) Spring
6 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) OSGi
7 4 (23.53%) RESTful
7 4 (23.53%) Kafka
7 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 4 (23.53%) Docker
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (23.53%) Microservices
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) Big Data
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
7 4 (23.53%) Games
7 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
7 4 (23.53%) Maven
7 4 (23.53%) Retail
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
2 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 3 (17.65%) JUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Games
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) J2EE
1 9 (52.94%) JSON
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) OSGi
3 5 (29.41%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 4 (23.53%) Kafka
4 4 (23.53%) RESTful
5 3 (17.65%) SWT
6 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Mac OS
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) SOA
2 6 (35.29%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 4 (23.53%) Microservices
3 4 (23.53%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
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