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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 200 214 197
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 54 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.59% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.62% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 42
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,750
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
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
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 £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 34 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Cheshire +16 13 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Lancashire +2 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Merseyside - 2 £35,000 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 99 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (60.61%) Spring
3 49 (49.49%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (47.47%) J2EE
4 47 (47.47%) Web Services
5 45 (45.45%) CSS
6 43 (43.43%) Hibernate
7 36 (36.36%) HTML
8 34 (34.34%) JavaScript
9 32 (32.32%) TDD
10 31 (31.31%) RESTful
11 30 (30.30%) Degree
12 29 (29.29%) JSON
12 29 (29.29%) SQL
13 26 (26.26%) Java EE
14 23 (23.23%) Software Engineering
15 22 (22.22%) Oracle
15 22 (22.22%) MVC
15 22 (22.22%) Eclipse
16 21 (21.21%) Spring MVC
17 20 (20.20%) XML
17 20 (20.20%) OOP
18 19 (19.19%) Scrum
18 19 (19.19%) jQuery
19 18 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
19 18 (18.18%) E-Commerce
19 18 (18.18%) SOAP
20 17 (17.17%) OO
21 15 (15.15%) AngularJS
21 15 (15.15%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.08%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.04%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.03%) Apache
6 2 (2.02%) JBoss
6 2 (2.02%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.14%) MySQL
2 7 (7.07%) Hadoop
2 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.01%) Redis
6 1 (1.01%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.01%) DB2
6 1 (1.01%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 14 (14.14%) JUnit
3 8 (8.08%) Ant
3 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.07%) NetBeans
4 7 (7.07%) Maven
5 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.05%) Mockito
6 5 (5.05%) IntelliJ
6 5 (5.05%) Subversion
7 2 (2.02%) Gradle
General
1 11 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 11 (11.11%) Billing
2 9 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.01%) Law
3 1 (1.01%) Advertising
3 1 (1.01%) Games
3 1 (1.01%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Marketing
3 1 (1.01%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (60.61%) Spring
2 47 (47.47%) J2EE
2 47 (47.47%) Web Services
3 45 (45.45%) CSS
4 43 (43.43%) Hibernate
5 36 (36.36%) HTML
6 31 (31.31%) RESTful
7 29 (29.29%) JSON
8 26 (26.26%) Java EE
9 21 (21.21%) Spring MVC
10 20 (20.20%) XML
11 19 (19.19%) jQuery
12 18 (18.18%) SOAP
13 15 (15.15%) AngularJS
14 14 (14.14%) REST
15 13 (13.13%) JMS
16 8 (8.08%) HTML5
17 7 (7.07%) JSP
17 7 (7.07%) JPA
18 6 (6.06%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.05%) User Experience
3 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.01%) Online Games
4 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.01%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.13%) Linux
2 9 (9.09%) Windows
3 5 (5.05%) AIX
3 5 (5.05%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.04%) UNIX
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.49%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.32%) TDD
3 23 (23.23%) Software Engineering
4 22 (22.22%) MVC
5 20 (20.20%) OOP
6 19 (19.19%) Scrum
7 18 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 17 (17.17%) OO
9 15 (15.15%) Mentoring
10 13 (13.13%) Web Application Development
10 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
10 13 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (11.11%) BDD
12 10 (10.10%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (9.09%) ETL
14 6 (6.06%) People Management
15 5 (5.05%) SDLC
15 5 (5.05%) Waterfall
16 4 (4.04%) Microservices
16 4 (4.04%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (34.34%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.29%) SQL
4 4 (4.04%) C#
5 3 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.01%) XPath
6 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (30.30%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Puppet
1 2 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (6.06%) IBM
3 4 (4.04%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.01%) Google
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