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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 164 118 141
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 28 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 1.61% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.70% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 48
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
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
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -6 7 £42,500 - 2
Stockport -12 3 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Wigan -13 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (59.42%) J2EE
3 34 (49.28%) Spring
4 32 (46.38%) Hibernate
4 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (44.93%) Scrum
6 27 (39.13%) SQL
7 24 (34.78%) JUnit
8 21 (30.43%) Unit Testing
9 20 (28.99%) OOP
9 20 (28.99%) JMS
10 19 (27.54%) JSP
11 18 (26.09%) HTML
11 18 (26.09%) Tomcat
11 18 (26.09%) Maven
11 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
11 18 (26.09%) Mentoring
12 17 (24.64%) OO
12 17 (24.64%) Ajax
13 16 (23.19%) CSS
13 16 (23.19%) MVC
13 16 (23.19%) Degree
14 15 (21.74%) Apache
15 14 (20.29%) Linux
16 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
17 12 (17.39%) MySQL
17 12 (17.39%) UML
17 12 (17.39%) Coaching
18 11 (15.94%) Oracle
18 11 (15.94%) Web Services

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 15 (21.74%) Apache
3 8 (11.59%) JBoss
3 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.80%) GlassFish
4 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Jetty
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) MySQL
2 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.70%) DB2
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) JUnit
2 18 (26.09%) Maven
3 9 (13.04%) Eclipse
3 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.59%) Selenium
5 5 (7.25%) Ant
6 4 (5.80%) Gradle
6 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (11.59%) Advertising
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Games
4 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.35%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.35%) Automotive
4 3 (4.35%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (59.42%) J2EE
2 34 (49.28%) Spring
3 32 (46.38%) Hibernate
4 20 (28.99%) JMS
5 19 (27.54%) JSP
6 18 (26.09%) HTML
7 17 (24.64%) Ajax
8 16 (23.19%) CSS
9 11 (15.94%) Web Services
9 11 (15.94%) XML
10 10 (14.49%) SOAP
11 8 (11.59%) Servlets
11 8 (11.59%) HTML5
11 8 (11.59%) Spring Integration
12 6 (8.70%) Spring MVC
13 5 (7.25%) Java EE
13 5 (7.25%) J2SE
14 4 (5.80%) XML Schema
14 4 (5.80%) SAX
14 4 (5.80%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Xbox
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Android
2 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Scrum
3 21 (30.43%) Unit Testing
4 20 (28.99%) OOP
5 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 18 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 17 (24.64%) OO
7 16 (23.19%) MVC
8 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
9 12 (17.39%) UML
9 12 (17.39%) Coaching
10 10 (14.49%) TDD
11 7 (10.14%) Pair Programming
11 7 (10.14%) BDD
12 4 (5.80%) Automated Testing
12 4 (5.80%) SOA
12 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
12 4 (5.80%) Change Control
13 3 (4.35%) DevOps
13 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (39.13%) SQL
3 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.80%) XPath
5 3 (4.35%) C
6 1 (1.45%) Groovy
6 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Puppet
2 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) Sybase
2 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.45%) Endeca
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