Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 138 209
Rank change year-on-year -84 +71 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 85 159 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.08% 2.15% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 2.20% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 77 147 58
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7669 7211 7181
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.45% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6368 6193 5978
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -13 12 £55,000 +15.79%
Salford 0 3 £52,500 -
Altrincham - 3 £45,000 -
Cheadle -12 2 £47,500 -
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (71.76%) Spring
3 49 (57.65%) SQL
4 48 (56.47%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (51.76%) JavaScript
6 35 (41.18%) Oracle
7 34 (40.00%) TDD
8 33 (38.82%) J2EE
9 30 (35.29%) Linux
10 29 (34.12%) Web Services
10 29 (34.12%) Scrum
11 28 (32.94%) Hibernate
12 26 (30.59%) Degree
12 26 (30.59%) Computer Science
12 26 (30.59%) BDD
13 25 (29.41%) Selenium
13 25 (29.41%) HTML
14 23 (27.06%) CSS
14 23 (27.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (24.71%) Java EE
15 21 (24.71%) Mathematics
15 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
15 21 (24.71%) Oracle ADF
15 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
16 17 (20.00%) SOAP
16 17 (20.00%) JUnit
16 17 (20.00%) RESTful
17 16 (18.82%) MySQL
17 16 (18.82%) MVC
17 16 (18.82%) Jenkins

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.59%) JBoss
2 6 (7.06%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.71%) nginx
4 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.53%) Apache
5 3 (3.53%) Confluence
6 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.18%) Jetty
7 1 (1.18%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) HTTP
2 4 (4.71%) SSL
3 2 (2.35%) IMAP
3 2 (2.35%) SMTP
3 2 (2.35%) SS7
4 1 (1.18%) AMQP
4 1 (1.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) MySQL
2 14 (16.47%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.88%) Redis
6 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.53%) Big Data
7 3 (3.53%) DB2
7 3 (3.53%) Endeca
8 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.18%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.18%) Riak
Development Applications
1 25 (29.41%) Selenium
2 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
3 17 (20.00%) JUnit
4 16 (18.82%) Jenkins
5 8 (9.41%) Eclipse
6 7 (8.24%) Ant
6 7 (8.24%) IntelliJ
7 5 (5.88%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.71%) JIRA
9 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.53%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.53%) Subversion
10 2 (2.35%) Mockito
11 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.18%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.18%) Gatling
11 1 (1.18%) Gradle
11 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.18%) JBehave
11 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (5.88%) Finance
1 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.53%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (71.76%) Spring
2 33 (38.82%) J2EE
3 29 (34.12%) Web Services
4 28 (32.94%) Hibernate
5 25 (29.41%) HTML
6 23 (27.06%) CSS
7 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
7 21 (24.71%) Java EE
7 21 (24.71%) Oracle ADF
8 17 (20.00%) RESTful
8 17 (20.00%) SOAP
9 14 (16.47%) XML
10 13 (15.29%) REST
11 12 (14.12%) Spring MVC
12 11 (12.94%) JSP
12 11 (12.94%) Node.js
13 10 (11.76%) HTML5
13 10 (11.76%) JSON
14 9 (10.59%) jQuery
15 8 (9.41%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.59%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.94%) iPad
3 6 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (56.47%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.00%) TDD
3 29 (34.12%) Scrum
4 26 (30.59%) BDD
5 23 (27.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 21 (24.71%) Mathematics
7 16 (18.82%) MVC
8 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 14 (16.47%) Test Automation
10 13 (15.29%) DevOps
10 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
11 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
12 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (12.94%) Kanban
12 11 (12.94%) OO
12 11 (12.94%) Unit Testing
12 11 (12.94%) Web Development
13 10 (11.76%) SOA
14 8 (9.41%) Pair Programming
15 7 (8.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (57.65%) SQL
3 44 (51.76%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.76%) Python
4 10 (11.76%) Ruby
5 8 (9.41%) Scala
6 5 (5.88%) C++
6 5 (5.88%) PHP
7 4 (4.71%) C
7 4 (4.71%) Go
8 3 (3.53%) ES6
8 3 (3.53%) Groovy
8 3 (3.53%) VC++
9 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (8.24%) hybris
3 5 (5.88%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) BroadVision
4 3 (3.53%) Sybase
5 1 (1.18%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) Rackspace