The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 202 205 211
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 51 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.78% 0.62% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.65% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 28
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the North West region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Manchester +3 29 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Cheshire +13 14 £47,500 +8.57% 8
Lancashire -7 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Merseyside +17 3 £35,000 -56.25%
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (54.90%) Spring
3 51 (50.00%) J2EE
4 50 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (42.16%) CSS
5 43 (42.16%) Web Services
5 43 (42.16%) Hibernate
6 37 (36.27%) HTML
7 35 (34.31%) Degree
8 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 31 (30.39%) SQL
10 28 (27.45%) TDD
11 27 (26.47%) JSON
12 26 (25.49%) Oracle
13 25 (24.51%) SOAP
14 24 (23.53%) Eclipse
14 24 (23.53%) Software Engineering
15 23 (22.55%) RESTful
15 23 (22.55%) OOP
16 21 (20.59%) XML
16 21 (20.59%) Java EE
17 20 (19.61%) Spring MVC
17 20 (19.61%) OO
17 20 (19.61%) Scrum
17 20 (19.61%) MVC
18 19 (18.63%) JMS
19 18 (17.65%) E-Commerce
19 18 (17.65%) Linux
19 18 (17.65%) Mentoring
20 17 (16.67%) JUnit

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (15.69%) WebSphere
2 13 (12.75%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.90%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.90%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (4.90%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.92%) JBoss
4 4 (3.92%) Apache
5 2 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) MySQL
2 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.86%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.94%) OLTP
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.96%) Big Data
7 1 (0.98%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.98%) Redis
7 1 (0.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 17 (16.67%) JUnit
3 10 (9.80%) Ant
4 7 (6.86%) NetBeans
5 6 (5.88%) Maven
6 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.90%) Subversion
7 3 (2.94%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.96%) Mockito
8 2 (1.96%) Redmine
8 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.98%) Gradle
General
1 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
1 10 (9.80%) Billing
2 8 (7.84%) Finance
3 3 (2.94%) Law
3 3 (2.94%) iGaming
3 3 (2.94%) Games
3 3 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (54.90%) Spring
2 51 (50.00%) J2EE
3 43 (42.16%) CSS
3 43 (42.16%) Web Services
3 43 (42.16%) Hibernate
4 37 (36.27%) HTML
5 27 (26.47%) JSON
6 25 (24.51%) SOAP
7 23 (22.55%) RESTful
8 21 (20.59%) XML
8 21 (20.59%) Java EE
9 20 (19.61%) Spring MVC
10 19 (18.63%) JMS
11 15 (14.71%) jQuery
12 14 (13.73%) REST
12 14 (13.73%) JSP
12 14 (13.73%) AngularJS
13 10 (9.80%) HTML5
14 8 (7.84%) Ajax
15 6 (5.88%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.90%) User Experience
3 3 (2.94%) Online Games
3 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.94%) Physics
4 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.65%) Linux
2 10 (9.80%) UNIX
3 8 (7.84%) Windows
4 2 (1.96%) AIX
4 2 (1.96%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.98%) Android
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (27.45%) TDD
3 24 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 23 (22.55%) OOP
5 20 (19.61%) OO
5 20 (19.61%) MVC
5 20 (19.61%) Scrum
6 18 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 18 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 17 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.78%) Web Application Development
9 10 (9.80%) BDD
9 10 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.84%) UML
11 7 (6.86%) ETL
11 7 (6.86%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (5.88%) People Management
12 6 (5.88%) Kanban
13 5 (4.90%) Web Development
14 4 (3.92%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 31 (30.39%) SQL
4 5 (4.90%) C++
5 4 (3.92%) C#
6 3 (2.94%) Scala
7 2 (1.96%) C
7 2 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (0.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (34.31%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (25.49%) Oracle
2 9 (8.82%) IBM
3 4 (3.92%) Hitachi
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.98%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Crewe
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago