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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 222 150 172
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 23 96 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 1.45% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.53% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 95 88
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
6553 6284 7513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.04% 95.15% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5297 6540
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 23 January 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 23 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
Manchester -54 16 £42,500 - 11
Cheshire -25 5 £45,000 - 1
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 84 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (54.76%) J2EE
3 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (46.43%) Spring
5 35 (41.67%) Hibernate
6 30 (35.71%) Scrum
7 29 (34.52%) JUnit
7 29 (34.52%) SQL
8 25 (29.76%) Unit Testing
9 24 (28.57%) JSP
10 23 (27.38%) OOP
10 23 (27.38%) HTML
10 23 (27.38%) MVC
11 22 (26.19%) Maven
11 22 (26.19%) Ajax
12 21 (25.00%) Degree
13 20 (23.81%) OO
13 20 (23.81%) CSS
14 19 (22.62%) JMS
15 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
15 18 (21.43%) TDD
15 18 (21.43%) Mentoring
16 16 (19.05%) Tomcat
17 15 (17.86%) Apache
17 15 (17.86%) UML
17 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
17 15 (17.86%) Relational Database
18 14 (16.67%) MySQL
18 14 (16.67%) Linux
18 14 (16.67%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 15 (17.86%) Apache
3 10 (11.90%) JBoss
4 7 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.57%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.38%) Jetty
6 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.67%) MySQL
3 5 (5.95%) DB2
3 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) Big Data
6 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.19%) Redis
6 1 (1.19%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 29 (34.52%) JUnit
2 22 (26.19%) Maven
3 12 (14.29%) Selenium
3 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.71%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.14%) Ant
5 6 (7.14%) Gradle
6 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.19%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.19%) Mockito
8 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.19%) JIRA
8 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (9.52%) Advertising
2 7 (8.33%) Retail
3 6 (7.14%) Finance
4 3 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.57%) Publishing
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
6 1 (1.19%) Automotive
6 1 (1.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (54.76%) J2EE
2 39 (46.43%) Spring
3 35 (41.67%) Hibernate
4 24 (28.57%) JSP
5 23 (27.38%) HTML
6 22 (26.19%) Ajax
7 20 (23.81%) CSS
8 19 (22.62%) JMS
9 11 (13.10%) Spring MVC
10 10 (11.90%) Web Services
11 9 (10.71%) Spring Integration
11 9 (10.71%) SOAP
11 9 (10.71%) Java EE
12 8 (9.52%) jQuery
12 8 (9.52%) XML
12 8 (9.52%) HTML5
13 6 (7.14%) RESTful
13 6 (7.14%) Struts
13 6 (7.14%) Servlets
14 4 (4.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Xbox
2 3 (3.57%) Open Source
2 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.19%) UNIX
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.71%) Scrum
3 25 (29.76%) Unit Testing
4 23 (27.38%) OOP
4 23 (27.38%) MVC
5 20 (23.81%) OO
6 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 18 (21.43%) TDD
6 18 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 15 (17.86%) UML
8 14 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 12 (14.29%) Coaching
10 10 (11.90%) BDD
11 9 (10.71%) Pair Programming
12 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.76%) SOA
13 4 (4.76%) Automated Testing
13 4 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (4.76%) Change Control
14 3 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (34.52%) SQL
3 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.76%) C
5 1 (1.19%) XPath
5 1 (1.19%) Groovy
5 1 (1.19%) Perl
5 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Puppet
2 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle
2 4 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (1.19%) Endeca
3 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.19%) Perforce
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