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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 172 113 136
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 17 65 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 1.76% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.86% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 64 52
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3809 3493 4140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 94.84% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3044 3675
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 30 January 2015. 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 -3 5 £42,500 - 2
Stockport - 1 £45,000 - 1
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 64 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (59.38%) J2EE
3 26 (40.63%) JUnit
3 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (40.63%) Scrum
4 25 (39.06%) Spring
4 25 (39.06%) Hibernate
4 25 (39.06%) Unit Testing
5 23 (35.94%) OOP
6 22 (34.38%) JSP
7 21 (32.81%) OO
7 21 (32.81%) Degree
8 20 (31.25%) SQL
9 19 (29.69%) JMS
10 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
10 18 (28.13%) Mentoring
11 17 (26.56%) Ajax
11 17 (26.56%) HTML
12 15 (23.44%) CSS
12 15 (23.44%) UML
12 15 (23.44%) Apache
13 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
13 13 (20.31%) Maven
14 12 (18.75%) Coaching
15 11 (17.19%) Linux
15 11 (17.19%) MVC
16 9 (14.06%) MySQL
16 9 (14.06%) Oracle
17 8 (12.50%) Xbox
17 8 (12.50%) Relational Database

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (23.44%) Apache
2 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.50%) JBoss
4 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.69%) GlassFish
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) MySQL
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.69%) DB2
5 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) JUnit
2 13 (20.31%) Maven
3 8 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.38%) Selenium
6 4 (6.25%) Gradle
6 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.25%) Ant
7 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (12.50%) Advertising
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Publishing
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) J2EE
2 25 (39.06%) Spring
2 25 (39.06%) Hibernate
3 22 (34.38%) JSP
4 19 (29.69%) JMS
5 17 (26.56%) Ajax
5 17 (26.56%) HTML
6 15 (23.44%) CSS
7 8 (12.50%) HTML5
7 8 (12.50%) Spring Integration
7 8 (12.50%) SOAP
7 8 (12.50%) Web Services
8 7 (10.94%) XML
9 5 (7.81%) Java EE
10 3 (4.69%) JDBC
10 3 (4.69%) Servlets
10 3 (4.69%) JNDI
10 3 (4.69%) Velocity
10 3 (4.69%) Spring MVC
11 2 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Xbox
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (40.63%) Scrum
2 25 (39.06%) Unit Testing
3 23 (35.94%) OOP
4 21 (32.81%) OO
5 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 18 (28.13%) Mentoring
6 15 (23.44%) UML
7 12 (18.75%) Coaching
8 11 (17.19%) MVC
9 8 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.38%) BDD
10 6 (9.38%) TDD
11 4 (6.25%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.25%) Change Control
11 4 (6.25%) Pair Programming
11 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
12 3 (4.69%) SOA
13 2 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (31.25%) SQL
3 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.25%) C
5 1 (1.56%) Perl
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) Scala
5 1 (1.56%) XPath
5 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) OCA
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.56%) OCAJ
2 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Puppet
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 2 (3.13%) Sybase
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.56%) Endeca
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