The average pay for a Senior Java Developer is £51,068 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Web Development is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
|Salary||£37,739 - £73,449|
|Bonus||£999 - £9,967|
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|£38,525 - £80,232|
|Hourly Rate||£20.13 - £92.38|
|Bonus||£999 - £9,967|
|Total Pay (||£38,525 - £80,232|
Job Description for Senior Java Developer
The senior java developer is in most cases a supervisory position with high-level programming responsibilities. Because they often work in a team setting, senior java developers must be able to communicate well with team members. Some of their duties may include mentoring junior-level developers or consulting with other team members on projects.
Most employers will expect the senior java developer to be able to work on multiple problems while prioritizing their level of importance. They will also be expected to problem solve and also be able to think outside the box. Someone in this position will be extremely detail-oriented while also able to see the “big picture” at the same time. They should be able to articulate their ideas assertively, while being able to listen openly and receive feedback from others. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
Senior Java Developer Tasks
- Test and document software for client applications.
- Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
- Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
- Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Java Developer
Pay by Experience for a Senior Java Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Java Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤50,000 based on 26 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Java Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤55,000 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Senior Java Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤54,000 based on 98 salaries. A Senior Java Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤54,000 based on 13 salaries.
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