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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 196 194 222
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 44 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.72% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.75% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 23
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
5796 6511 6833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.22% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4649 5266 5785
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 0 36 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Cheshire +8 6 £47,500 -3.06% 4
Merseyside +11 1 £35,000 -56.25% 1
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 79 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (54.43%) J2EE
4 36 (45.57%) Degree
5 35 (44.30%) Spring
6 34 (43.04%) CSS
7 29 (36.71%) HTML
8 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
8 27 (34.18%) Hibernate
9 26 (32.91%) OOP
10 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
11 24 (30.38%) SQL
12 23 (29.11%) OO
13 22 (27.85%) SOAP
13 22 (27.85%) Oracle
13 22 (27.85%) Scrum
13 22 (27.85%) Unit Testing
14 21 (26.58%) JMS
14 21 (26.58%) JSP
15 20 (25.32%) Web Services
15 20 (25.32%) Linux
15 20 (25.32%) TDD
16 18 (22.78%) Java EE
16 18 (22.78%) XML
16 18 (22.78%) JUnit
17 17 (21.52%) JSON
17 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
18 16 (20.25%) Eclipse
19 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
20 14 (17.72%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 14 (17.72%) WebSphere
2 13 (16.46%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.86%) JBoss
3 7 (8.86%) Apache Solr
4 5 (6.33%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.33%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.80%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) MySQL
2 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.80%) OLTP
5 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.53%) Big Data
7 1 (1.27%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) JUnit
2 16 (20.25%) Eclipse
3 8 (10.13%) Ant
4 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.80%) Maven
6 2 (2.53%) Redmine
6 2 (2.53%) Subversion
6 2 (2.53%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.27%) Gradle
7 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.06%) Billing
1 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.80%) iGaming
2 3 (3.80%) Law
2 3 (3.80%) Games
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) J2EE
2 35 (44.30%) Spring
3 34 (43.04%) CSS
4 29 (36.71%) HTML
5 27 (34.18%) Hibernate
6 22 (27.85%) SOAP
7 21 (26.58%) JMS
7 21 (26.58%) JSP
8 20 (25.32%) Web Services
9 18 (22.78%) Java EE
9 18 (22.78%) XML
10 17 (21.52%) JSON
11 13 (16.46%) Ajax
12 12 (15.19%) AngularJS
13 11 (13.92%) REST
14 10 (12.66%) HTML5
14 10 (12.66%) Spring MVC
15 6 (7.59%) Ember.js
16 5 (6.33%) JDBC
16 5 (6.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.33%) User Experience
3 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.80%) Physics
3 3 (3.80%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) UNIX
3 7 (8.86%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) AIX
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) OOP
3 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
4 23 (29.11%) OO
5 22 (27.85%) Scrum
5 22 (27.85%) Unit Testing
6 20 (25.32%) TDD
7 17 (21.52%) Mentoring
8 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
9 13 (16.46%) UML
10 11 (13.92%) MVC
11 9 (11.39%) BDD
12 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (7.59%) Pair Programming
13 6 (7.59%) Extreme Programming
13 6 (7.59%) People Management
14 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (5.06%) Web Development
14 4 (5.06%) Microservices
14 4 (5.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.38%) SQL
4 5 (6.33%) C++
5 3 (3.80%) C
5 3 (3.80%) Scala
6 2 (2.53%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) C#
7 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (45.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) OCA
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.27%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.27%) OCAJ
2 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) IBM
3 4 (5.06%) Hitachi
4 2 (2.53%) Sybase
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
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