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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 140 153 157
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 40 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% 0.74% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.78% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 28
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 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,250
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
3871 3567 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.12% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3233 3108 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Stockport -1 6 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Altrincham - 4 £42,500 -
Bolton - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 70 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (68.57%) J2EE
3 46 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (61.43%) Hibernate
5 40 (57.14%) SQL
6 38 (54.29%) Spring
7 25 (35.71%) Scrum
7 25 (35.71%) MVC
8 24 (34.29%) XML
9 23 (32.86%) Oracle
10 22 (31.43%) HTML
10 22 (31.43%) Tomcat
10 22 (31.43%) E-Commerce
10 22 (31.43%) TDD
11 19 (27.14%) Maven
12 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
12 18 (25.71%) OO
13 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
13 17 (24.29%) Servlets
14 16 (22.86%) Linux
15 15 (21.43%) CSS
15 15 (21.43%) Ajax
16 14 (20.00%) MySQL
16 14 (20.00%) JUnit
17 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
17 13 (18.57%) DB2
17 13 (18.57%) JMS
17 13 (18.57%) Pair Programming
18 11 (15.71%) WebSphere
18 11 (15.71%) SOAP

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (31.43%) Tomcat
2 11 (15.71%) WebSphere
3 9 (12.86%) Apache
4 4 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.71%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.43%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) HTTP
2 5 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) MySQL
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.57%) DB2
3 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.86%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Maven
2 14 (20.00%) JUnit
3 8 (11.43%) Eclipse
3 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.57%) Selenium
4 6 (8.57%) Ant
5 3 (4.29%) Gradle
5 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.86%) Subversion
7 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.43%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.43%) Mockito
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
1 5 (7.14%) Games
2 3 (4.29%) Retail
2 3 (4.29%) Automotive
3 2 (2.86%) Advertising
3 2 (2.86%) Publishing
3 2 (2.86%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (68.57%) J2EE
2 43 (61.43%) Hibernate
3 38 (54.29%) Spring
4 24 (34.29%) XML
5 22 (31.43%) HTML
6 17 (24.29%) Servlets
7 15 (21.43%) CSS
7 15 (21.43%) Ajax
8 13 (18.57%) JMS
9 11 (15.71%) SOAP
9 11 (15.71%) JSP
9 11 (15.71%) Web Services
10 10 (14.29%) jQuery
11 9 (12.86%) Stripes Framework
12 8 (11.43%) J2SE
13 7 (10.00%) Spring MVC
13 7 (10.00%) Grails
13 7 (10.00%) JDBC
14 5 (7.14%) XML Schema
14 5 (7.14%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Xbox
3 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) Windows
3 6 (8.57%) Android
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.71%) UNIX
6 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (35.71%) MVC
2 25 (35.71%) Scrum
3 22 (31.43%) TDD
3 22 (31.43%) E-Commerce
4 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 18 (25.71%) OO
5 13 (18.57%) Pair Programming
6 10 (14.29%) OOD
7 9 (12.86%) BDD
8 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
8 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.57%) UML
10 6 (8.57%) OOP
11 4 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (4.29%) SOA
12 3 (4.29%) Coaching
12 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (57.14%) SQL
3 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.14%) XPath
5 3 (4.29%) C
6 1 (1.43%) Groovy
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.43%) Perl
6 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Puppet
2 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Oracle
2 9 (12.86%) Sybase
3 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.71%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) Endeca
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