The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 87 96
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 12 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.10% 0.89% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.91% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 9
Median salary £55,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.59% +11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £40,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £71,000
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 Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1051 1321 1345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.25% 98.44% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1121 1138
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,292 £52,500 £50,000
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 Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Wales

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Wales

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

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

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Wales

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
South Wales +9 12 £55,000 +23.59%
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

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 Wales region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) Spring
3 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (55.26%) SQL
5 19 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 16 (42.11%) SOAP
7 15 (39.47%) REST
8 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
9 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
10 10 (26.32%) Web Services
10 10 (26.32%) JUnit
10 10 (26.32%) Java EE
11 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
12 8 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (21.05%) CSS
12 8 (21.05%) HTML
12 8 (21.05%) J2EE
13 7 (18.42%) Advertising
14 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
14 6 (15.79%) Test Management
14 6 (15.79%) OO
14 6 (15.79%) CSS3
14 6 (15.79%) Node.js
14 6 (15.79%) HTML5
14 6 (15.79%) Mockito
15 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
15 5 (13.16%) RESTful
15 5 (13.16%) ERP
15 5 (13.16%) .NET
15 5 (13.16%) C#

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
1 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Neo4j
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) JUnit
2 6 (15.79%) Mockito
3 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Maven
4 2 (5.26%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.63%) Ant
5 1 (2.63%) Gradle
5 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) Spring
2 19 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 16 (42.11%) SOAP
4 15 (39.47%) REST
5 10 (26.32%) Java EE
5 10 (26.32%) Web Services
6 8 (21.05%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) HTML
6 8 (21.05%) J2EE
7 6 (15.79%) CSS3
7 6 (15.79%) HTML5
7 6 (15.79%) Node.js
8 5 (13.16%) .NET
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.16%) RESTful
9 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.53%) Apache Camel
9 4 (10.53%) JSF
9 4 (10.53%) JSON
10 3 (7.89%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.26%) Digital TV
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.79%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Test Management
4 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) ERP
5 5 (13.16%) MVC
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Web Development
7 3 (7.89%) Microservices
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Dependency Management
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) Open Source
8 2 (5.26%) Release Management
8 2 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) C#
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Groovy
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Nagra
2 2 (5.26%) Perforce