The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 154 159 156
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 34 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.83% 0.52% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.55% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 29
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Senior Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3909 3648 3638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.95% 94.56% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3231 3188 3199
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +1 4 £45,000 - 3
Altrincham - 3 £42,500 -
Bolton - 1 £37,500 -
Salford - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (66.22%) J2EE
3 45 (60.81%) SQL
4 42 (56.76%) Hibernate
5 39 (52.70%) Spring
6 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (36.49%) Oracle
8 26 (35.14%) XML
9 25 (33.78%) MVC
10 24 (32.43%) E-Commerce
10 24 (32.43%) TDD
11 23 (31.08%) OO
12 22 (29.73%) Scrum
13 20 (27.03%) Maven
13 20 (27.03%) Tomcat
14 19 (25.68%) HTML
14 19 (25.68%) JavaScript
15 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
15 18 (24.32%) Ajax
15 18 (24.32%) Servlets
16 16 (21.62%) Linux
16 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
17 15 (20.27%) Pair Programming
18 14 (18.92%) DB2
19 13 (17.57%) MySQL
19 13 (17.57%) JMS
19 13 (17.57%) OOD
20 12 (16.22%) JUnit
20 12 (16.22%) CSS
20 12 (16.22%) JSP

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.03%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.76%) Apache
4 3 (4.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.05%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.35%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) HTTP
2 5 (6.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.92%) DB2
3 13 (17.57%) MySQL
4 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.70%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.35%) Big Data
7 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Maven
2 12 (16.22%) JUnit
3 11 (14.86%) Eclipse
4 9 (12.16%) Ant
5 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
6 7 (9.46%) Selenium
7 5 (6.76%) NetBeans
7 5 (6.76%) Subversion
8 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.70%) Hudson
9 2 (2.70%) Gradle
9 2 (2.70%) JMeter
10 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.35%) Mockito
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
1 5 (6.76%) Games
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
2 3 (4.05%) Automotive
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (66.22%) J2EE
2 42 (56.76%) Hibernate
3 39 (52.70%) Spring
4 26 (35.14%) XML
5 19 (25.68%) HTML
6 18 (24.32%) Servlets
6 18 (24.32%) Ajax
7 13 (17.57%) JMS
8 12 (16.22%) JSP
8 12 (16.22%) CSS
8 12 (16.22%) jQuery
9 11 (14.86%) Stripes Framework
10 10 (13.51%) Web Services
10 10 (13.51%) SOAP
11 8 (10.81%) EJB
11 8 (10.81%) J2SE
12 7 (9.46%) Spring MVC
12 7 (9.46%) Grails
12 7 (9.46%) JDBC
13 6 (8.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.70%) Xbox
3 1 (1.35%) Open Source
3 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) Windows
3 6 (8.11%) UNIX
3 6 (8.11%) Android
4 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.78%) MVC
3 24 (32.43%) TDD
3 24 (32.43%) E-Commerce
4 23 (31.08%) OO
5 22 (29.73%) Scrum
6 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
7 15 (20.27%) Pair Programming
8 13 (17.57%) OOD
9 10 (13.51%) Unit Testing
10 9 (12.16%) BDD
11 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
12 7 (9.46%) UML
13 6 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
14 5 (6.76%) OOP
15 3 (4.05%) DevOps
15 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
16 2 (2.70%) Project Management
16 2 (2.70%) Performance Testing
16 2 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (60.81%) SQL
3 19 (25.68%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.76%) XPath
5 4 (5.41%) C
6 1 (1.35%) Groovy
6 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Puppet
2 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Oracle
2 11 (14.86%) Sybase
3 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 1 (1.35%) Endeca
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