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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 148 145 148
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 43 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 0.87% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.92% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
3840 3470 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.40% 94.11% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3228 3003 3221
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 £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Altrincham +5 6 £42,500 - 1
Stockport -7 5 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 71 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (67.61%) J2EE
3 43 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (56.34%) Hibernate
5 37 (52.11%) Spring
6 36 (50.70%) SQL
7 27 (38.03%) Scrum
8 24 (33.80%) MVC
8 24 (33.80%) Tomcat
9 22 (30.99%) XML
10 21 (29.58%) HTML
11 20 (28.17%) E-Commerce
11 20 (28.17%) Maven
11 20 (28.17%) TDD
12 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
12 19 (26.76%) Oracle
13 17 (23.94%) CSS
13 17 (23.94%) OO
14 16 (22.54%) Linux
14 16 (22.54%) JUnit
14 16 (22.54%) Ajax
15 15 (21.13%) Servlets
15 15 (21.13%) JMS
16 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
17 13 (18.31%) MySQL
17 13 (18.31%) JSP
18 12 (16.90%) DB2
18 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
18 12 (16.90%) Pair Programming
19 11 (15.49%) WebSphere

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 24 (33.80%) Tomcat
2 11 (15.49%) WebSphere
2 11 (15.49%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) GlassFish
3 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.41%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) HTTP
2 5 (7.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) MySQL
2 12 (16.90%) DB2
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.82%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Maven
2 16 (22.54%) JUnit
3 7 (9.86%) Eclipse
3 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.45%) Selenium
5 5 (7.04%) Ant
6 3 (4.23%) Gradle
6 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.41%) Mockito
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
1 5 (7.04%) Games
2 4 (5.63%) Advertising
3 3 (4.23%) Automotive
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (67.61%) J2EE
2 40 (56.34%) Hibernate
3 37 (52.11%) Spring
4 22 (30.99%) XML
5 21 (29.58%) HTML
6 17 (23.94%) CSS
7 16 (22.54%) Ajax
8 15 (21.13%) Servlets
8 15 (21.13%) JMS
9 13 (18.31%) JSP
10 11 (15.49%) Web Services
11 10 (14.08%) SOAP
12 8 (11.27%) Stripes Framework
12 8 (11.27%) jQuery
12 8 (11.27%) J2SE
13 7 (9.86%) JDBC
13 7 (9.86%) Spring MVC
13 7 (9.86%) Grails
13 7 (9.86%) HTML5
13 7 (9.86%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Xbox
2 6 (8.45%) Data Structures
2 6 (8.45%) Algorithms
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Open Source
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.23%) UNIX
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) Scrum
3 24 (33.80%) MVC
4 20 (28.17%) E-Commerce
4 20 (28.17%) TDD
5 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
6 17 (23.94%) OO
7 12 (16.90%) Pair Programming
8 11 (15.49%) Unit Testing
8 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
9 10 (14.08%) OOP
10 9 (12.68%) OOD
10 9 (12.68%) BDD
11 8 (11.27%) UML
12 6 (8.45%) Coaching
12 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
13 3 (4.23%) SOA
13 3 (4.23%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (4.23%) DevOps
14 2 (2.82%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (50.70%) SQL
3 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.04%) XPath
5 3 (4.23%) C
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Puppet
2 3 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Sybase
3 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.63%) JBoss
5 1 (1.41%) Endeca
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