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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 197 177 182
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 63 67 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.84% 0.99% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.05% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 70
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +4.39%
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
7088 6357 7020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.36% 94.35% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5984 5447 6026
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
Manchester -2 51 £46,500 +12.72% 10
Cheshire -14 7 £39,250 +4.66% 7
Lancashire -2 3 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (52.00%) J2EE
4 51 (51.00%) SQL
4 51 (51.00%) Spring
5 48 (48.00%) Hibernate
6 36 (36.00%) Scrum
7 35 (35.00%) MVC
8 34 (34.00%) HTML
9 32 (32.00%) Maven
10 30 (30.00%) TDD
11 29 (29.00%) CSS
11 29 (29.00%) Tomcat
12 28 (28.00%) JavaScript
13 26 (26.00%) JUnit
14 23 (23.00%) XML
14 23 (23.00%) E-Commerce
15 22 (22.00%) Linux
15 22 (22.00%) Ajax
16 21 (21.00%) OO
17 20 (20.00%) JSP
17 20 (20.00%) Oracle
18 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
18 19 (19.00%) Unit Testing
18 19 (19.00%) Mentoring
19 18 (18.00%) jQuery
19 18 (18.00%) MySQL
19 18 (18.00%) JMS
20 17 (17.00%) OOP
20 17 (17.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 29 (29.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.00%) Apache
3 13 (13.00%) WebSphere
4 9 (9.00%) JBoss
5 6 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.00%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.00%) Jetty
8 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) HTTP
2 7 (7.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.00%) SSL
4 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.00%) MySQL
2 15 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (13.00%) DB2
4 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.00%) Big Data
7 4 (4.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.00%) Redis
9 2 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (2.00%) Hazelcast
9 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.00%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 32 (32.00%) Maven
2 26 (26.00%) JUnit
3 15 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 13 (13.00%) Selenium
5 12 (12.00%) Eclipse
6 7 (7.00%) Ant
6 7 (7.00%) Gradle
7 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.00%) Mockito
10 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (1.00%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.00%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (9.00%) Retail
2 8 (8.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Advertising
3 5 (5.00%) Games
4 3 (3.00%) Automotive
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Publishing
5 2 (2.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (52.00%) J2EE
2 51 (51.00%) Spring
3 48 (48.00%) Hibernate
4 34 (34.00%) HTML
5 29 (29.00%) CSS
6 23 (23.00%) XML
7 22 (22.00%) Ajax
8 20 (20.00%) JSP
9 18 (18.00%) JMS
9 18 (18.00%) jQuery
10 15 (15.00%) Web Services
10 15 (15.00%) Servlets
10 15 (15.00%) Spring MVC
11 14 (14.00%) SOAP
12 11 (11.00%) J2SE
13 10 (10.00%) HTML5
14 9 (9.00%) Spring Integration
15 8 (8.00%) Struts
16 7 (7.00%) JDBC
16 7 (7.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Xbox
2 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.00%) Open Source
3 3 (3.00%) Clustering
3 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.00%) Linux
2 7 (7.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.00%) UNIX
3 5 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (2.00%) CentOS
4 2 (2.00%) AIX
5 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.00%) Scrum
3 35 (35.00%) MVC
4 30 (30.00%) TDD
5 23 (23.00%) E-Commerce
6 21 (21.00%) OO
7 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
7 19 (19.00%) Unit Testing
7 19 (19.00%) Mentoring
8 17 (17.00%) OOP
9 14 (14.00%) BDD
10 13 (13.00%) UML
10 13 (13.00%) Pair Programming
11 11 (11.00%) Coaching
12 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
13 5 (5.00%) OOD
13 5 (5.00%) SOA
14 4 (4.00%) Change Control
14 4 (4.00%) Automated Testing
15 3 (3.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (51.00%) SQL
3 28 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.00%) XPath
5 3 (3.00%) C
6 2 (2.00%) COBOL
7 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.00%) Sybase
2 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (1.00%) Perforce
4 1 (1.00%) Endeca
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