The median annual salary for a Senior Java Applications Developer was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Application Developer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 917 959
Rank change year-on-year +52 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Applications Developer 7 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.007% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Median salary £90,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.00% -7.40%  
UK excluding London median salary - £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +31.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Applications Developer in the UK

Senior Java Applications Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Applications Developer in the UK

Senior Java Applications Developer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 7 £90,000 +44.00%
London +30 7 £90,000 +38.46%

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior Java Applications 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 featuring Senior Java Applications Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) OO
6 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 9 (52.94%) Clustering
6 9 (52.94%) Ajax
6 9 (52.94%) Scalability Testing
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) High Availability
6 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
7 8 (47.06%) Software Delivery
7 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
7 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
7 8 (47.06%) GWT
7 8 (47.06%) jQuery
7 8 (47.06%) JSF
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle
7 8 (47.06%) Middleware
7 8 (47.06%) RUP
7 8 (47.06%) Scrum
7 8 (47.06%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (29.41%) Swing
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) Electronic Trading

Senior Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Drupal
1 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 4 (23.53%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) Android Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Ajax
2 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
2 8 (47.06%) GWT
2 8 (47.06%) jQuery
2 8 (47.06%) JSF
2 8 (47.06%) Middleware
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) Swing
4 4 (23.53%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (23.53%) J2EE
4 4 (23.53%) JDBC
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) Spring
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) JSP
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Clustering
1 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (52.94%) High Availability
3 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (52.94%) Scalability Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Extreme Programming
4 8 (47.06%) RUP
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) Software Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Electronic Trading
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
6 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 4 (23.53%) Use Case
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) ANSI SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Apple