The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 189 211 142
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 67 43 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.59% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.61% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 66 35 83
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Java Developer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +36 61 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Cheshire -2 6 £45,000 - 3
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (65.48%) J2EE
3 98 (58.33%) SQL
4 76 (45.24%) Oracle
5 69 (41.07%) Hibernate
6 64 (38.10%) Spring
6 64 (38.10%) OO
7 60 (35.71%) HTML
7 60 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (35.12%) JavaScript
9 50 (29.76%) Unit Testing
10 48 (28.57%) JSP
11 47 (27.98%) Ajax
12 45 (26.79%) TDD
13 39 (23.21%) Eclipse
14 38 (22.62%) Software Engineering
15 36 (21.43%) Degree
16 34 (20.24%) jQuery
16 34 (20.24%) MVC
16 34 (20.24%) XML
17 33 (19.64%) EJB
17 33 (19.64%) E-Commerce
18 32 (19.05%) Java EE
19 30 (17.86%) JUnit
20 27 (16.07%) Servlets
20 27 (16.07%) Ant
20 27 (16.07%) Tomcat
21 26 (15.48%) UNIX
21 26 (15.48%) SQL Server
22 25 (14.88%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (16.07%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.38%) Apache
3 3 (1.79%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.19%) CMS
4 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.93%) DB2
4 7 (4.17%) MySQL
5 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (23.21%) Eclipse
2 30 (17.86%) JUnit
3 27 (16.07%) Ant
4 25 (14.88%) Maven
4 25 (14.88%) NetBeans
5 20 (11.90%) Subversion
6 13 (7.74%) Selenium
7 12 (7.14%) JMeter
7 12 (7.14%) Hudson
7 12 (7.14%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.38%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.19%) JIRA
10 1 (0.60%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.60%) Mockito
General
1 18 (10.71%) Finance
2 10 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.38%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) Back Office
5 2 (1.19%) Automotive
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (65.48%) J2EE
2 69 (41.07%) Hibernate
3 64 (38.10%) Spring
4 60 (35.71%) HTML
5 48 (28.57%) JSP
6 47 (27.98%) Ajax
7 34 (20.24%) jQuery
7 34 (20.24%) XML
8 33 (19.64%) EJB
9 32 (19.05%) Java EE
10 27 (16.07%) Servlets
11 25 (14.88%) SOAP
12 22 (13.10%) JSF
13 21 (12.50%) Struts
13 21 (12.50%) Web Services
13 21 (12.50%) JPA
14 17 (10.12%) JMS
14 17 (10.12%) EJB 3.0
15 15 (8.93%) CSS
16 14 (8.33%) Stripes Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.95%) Digital Media
2 9 (5.36%) Open Source
3 6 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.48%) UNIX
2 18 (10.71%) Linux
3 14 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (38.10%) OO
2 60 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (29.76%) Unit Testing
4 45 (26.79%) TDD
5 38 (22.62%) Software Engineering
6 34 (20.24%) MVC
7 33 (19.64%) E-Commerce
8 25 (14.88%) Scrum
9 24 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
10 22 (13.10%) OOD
11 20 (11.90%) Pair Programming
12 19 (11.31%) UML
13 17 (10.12%) Software Testing
13 17 (10.12%) OOP
14 14 (8.33%) Performance Testing
15 13 (7.74%) Project Management
15 13 (7.74%) Systems Analysis
16 10 (5.95%) Web Application Development
17 9 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
18 5 (2.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 168 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (58.33%) SQL
3 59 (35.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.76%) C
5 4 (2.38%) C#
6 3 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.19%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 76 (45.24%) Oracle
2 15 (8.93%) Sybase
3 7 (4.17%) JBoss
4 3 (1.79%) IBM
5 2 (1.19%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.19%) Adobe
6 1 (0.60%) Zend
6 1 (0.60%) Google
6 1 (0.60%) ATG
6 1 (0.60%) WSO2
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