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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 144 147 159
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 41 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 0.80% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.85% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,000
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
3850 3530 3737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.11% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 3073 3290
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 £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 23 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 23 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
(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 -5 6 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Altrincham +6 5 £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 23 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 45 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (58.57%) Hibernate
5 38 (54.29%) SQL
6 36 (51.43%) Spring
7 26 (37.14%) Scrum
8 25 (35.71%) MVC
9 23 (32.86%) Oracle
9 23 (32.86%) XML
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%) Servlets
14 16 (22.86%) Linux
14 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
14 16 (22.86%) Ajax
15 15 (21.43%) JUnit
15 15 (21.43%) CSS
16 14 (20.00%) JMS
17 13 (18.57%) DB2
17 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
17 13 (18.57%) MySQL
17 13 (18.57%) Pair Programming
18 12 (17.14%) JSP
19 11 (15.71%) Web Services

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 13 (18.57%) MySQL
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
1 13 (18.57%) DB2
2 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Hazelcast
4 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Maven
2 15 (21.43%) JUnit
3 8 (11.43%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.57%) Selenium
5 6 (8.57%) Ant
6 3 (4.29%) Gradle
6 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.43%) Mockito
7 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.43%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Automotive
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
4 2 (2.86%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (68.57%) J2EE
2 41 (58.57%) Hibernate
3 36 (51.43%) Spring
4 23 (32.86%) XML
5 22 (31.43%) HTML
6 17 (24.29%) Servlets
7 16 (22.86%) Ajax
8 15 (21.43%) CSS
9 14 (20.00%) JMS
10 12 (17.14%) JSP
11 11 (15.71%) SOAP
11 11 (15.71%) Web Services
12 9 (12.86%) jQuery
12 9 (12.86%) Stripes Framework
13 8 (11.43%) J2SE
14 7 (10.00%) Spring MVC
14 7 (10.00%) Grails
14 7 (10.00%) JDBC
15 5 (7.14%) XML Schema
15 5 (7.14%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Xbox
3 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) Open Source
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
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 45 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) Scrum
3 25 (35.71%) MVC
4 22 (31.43%) TDD
4 22 (31.43%) E-Commerce
5 18 (25.71%) Software Engineering
5 18 (25.71%) OO
6 13 (18.57%) Pair Programming
7 9 (12.86%) OOD
7 9 (12.86%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.86%) BDD
7 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.00%) UML
8 7 (10.00%) OOP
9 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
10 4 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (5.71%) Coaching
11 3 (4.29%) DevOps
11 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (54.29%) SQL
3 16 (22.86%) 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 11 (15.71%) 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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