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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 200 183 219
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 49 69 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.75% 0.97% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.02% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 44 68 36
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
6247 6794 7160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.19% 95.14% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4992 5499 6017
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 £24,375 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -17 41 £42,500 - 7
Cheshire +4 4 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Lancashire - 3 £47,500 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 78 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (55.13%) J2EE
4 33 (42.31%) Degree
5 31 (39.74%) Spring
6 26 (33.33%) CSS
7 25 (32.05%) OOP
7 25 (32.05%) OO
7 25 (32.05%) SQL
7 25 (32.05%) JUnit
7 25 (32.05%) Hibernate
8 24 (30.77%) HTML
8 24 (30.77%) JSP
9 23 (29.49%) Unit Testing
10 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 21 (26.92%) SOAP
10 21 (26.92%) JMS
11 20 (25.64%) Scrum
11 20 (25.64%) Oracle
11 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
12 18 (23.08%) Web Services
12 18 (23.08%) Linux
13 17 (21.79%) TDD
14 16 (20.51%) XML
14 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
15 15 (19.23%) UML
15 15 (19.23%) Ajax
16 14 (17.95%) JSON
16 14 (17.95%) Eclipse
16 14 (17.95%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.97%) JBoss
4 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.69%) GlassFish
4 6 (7.69%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.13%) Apache
6 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.54%) MySQL
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) OLTP
5 2 (2.56%) Redis
5 2 (2.56%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.28%) DB2
6 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (32.05%) JUnit
2 14 (17.95%) Eclipse
3 10 (12.82%) Ant
4 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.85%) Maven
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) Redmine
6 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.28%) Gradle
7 1 (1.28%) Mockito
7 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 3 (3.85%) Law
1 3 (3.85%) Games
1 3 (3.85%) Banking
1 3 (3.85%) Billing
1 3 (3.85%) iGaming
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
2 2 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Publishing
3 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.13%) J2EE
2 31 (39.74%) Spring
3 26 (33.33%) CSS
4 25 (32.05%) Hibernate
5 24 (30.77%) JSP
5 24 (30.77%) HTML
6 21 (26.92%) JMS
6 21 (26.92%) SOAP
7 18 (23.08%) Web Services
8 16 (20.51%) XML
9 15 (19.23%) Ajax
10 14 (17.95%) JSON
11 12 (15.38%) Java EE
12 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
13 8 (10.26%) HTML5
13 8 (10.26%) REST
14 7 (8.97%) JDBC
15 6 (7.69%) JNDI
15 6 (7.69%) Spring MVC
16 5 (6.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.13%) User Experience
3 3 (3.85%) Online Games
3 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.85%) Physics
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) UNIX
3 5 (6.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) OOP
2 25 (32.05%) OO
3 23 (29.49%) Unit Testing
4 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 20 (25.64%) Scrum
6 17 (21.79%) TDD
7 16 (20.51%) Mentoring
8 15 (19.23%) UML
9 14 (17.95%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.82%) MVC
11 7 (8.97%) BDD
12 5 (6.41%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (6.41%) Pair Programming
13 4 (5.13%) SOA
13 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (3.85%) Web Development
14 3 (3.85%) Web Application Development
14 3 (3.85%) Data Privacy
14 3 (3.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (32.05%) SQL
3 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.41%) C++
5 3 (3.85%) C
5 3 (3.85%) Scala
6 2 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (42.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) OCAJ
2 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) OCA
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.28%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) IBM
2 3 (3.85%) Hitachi
3 2 (2.56%) Sybase
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