Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 25 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 127 138
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 17 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.80% 0.89% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.91% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 15
Wales median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £43,500 £40,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,125 £74,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 2077 2636 2708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.19% 97.88% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1789 2240 2262
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,775 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 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
South Wales +11 17 £52,500 +16.67%
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) Spring
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
5 10 (58.82%) Advertising
5 10 (58.82%) SOAP
6 9 (52.94%) REST
7 7 (41.18%) JUnit
8 6 (35.29%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
8 6 (35.29%) Apache Camel
8 6 (35.29%) Java EE
8 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
9 5 (29.41%) Test Management
9 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
9 5 (29.41%) JPA
9 5 (29.41%) Node.js
9 5 (29.41%) Mockito
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) HND
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (23.53%) J2EE
10 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 3 (17.65%) Microservices
11 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
12 2 (11.76%) HTML

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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) JUnit
2 5 (29.41%) Mockito
3 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) NetBeans
4 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (58.82%) Advertising
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Spring
2 10 (58.82%) SOAP
3 9 (52.94%) REST
4 6 (35.29%) Apache Camel
4 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
4 6 (35.29%) Java EE
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) JPA
5 5 (29.41%) Node.js
6 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
8 2 (11.76%) CSS
8 2 (11.76%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) JSON
9 1 (5.88%) Ajax
9 1 (5.88%) JSF
9 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (5.88%) RESTful
9 1 (5.88%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Test Management
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) OO
7 1 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) System Testing
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
1 5 (29.41%) HND
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle