The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 118 155
Rank change year-on-year -14 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 83 63 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.97% 1.82% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.86% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 29
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4124 3388 3249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.86% 98.12% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 2916 2705
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 16 £52,500 - 1
Cheadle -5 2 £47,500 -8.65% 1
Altrincham - 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 26 June 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (56.71%) SQL
3 87 (53.05%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (53.05%) Spring
4 66 (40.24%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (40.24%) OO
5 52 (31.71%) TDD
6 51 (31.10%) JavaScript
6 51 (31.10%) JUnit
7 48 (29.27%) Git (software)
8 47 (28.66%) J2EE
9 46 (28.05%) Hibernate
9 46 (28.05%) Scrum
9 46 (28.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 38 (23.17%) Unit Testing
11 38 (23.17%) iPad
11 38 (23.17%) BDD
12 37 (22.56%) Oracle
13 35 (21.34%) Web Services
14 34 (20.73%) Software Engineering
15 31 (18.90%) Linux
15 31 (18.90%) Selenium
16 30 (18.29%) Java EE
16 30 (18.29%) Mentoring
17 28 (17.07%) Multithreading
18 26 (15.85%) Mathematics
18 26 (15.85%) Computer Science
18 26 (15.85%) Degree
18 26 (15.85%) Oracle ADF

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 17 (10.37%) Tomcat
2 14 (8.54%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.88%) JBoss
4 7 (4.27%) CMS
4 7 (4.27%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.66%) Confluence
6 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.61%) Jetty
7 1 (0.61%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.44%) SaaS
4 3 (1.83%) GitHub
5 2 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.02%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 11 (6.71%) Big Data
5 5 (3.05%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.83%) Endeca
8 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.61%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.61%) Redis
8 1 (0.61%) Riak
Development Applications
1 51 (31.10%) JUnit
2 48 (29.27%) Git (software)
3 31 (18.90%) Selenium
4 25 (15.24%) Jenkins
5 22 (13.41%) Mercurial
5 22 (13.41%) Subversion
6 21 (12.80%) Eclipse
7 17 (10.37%) Ant
8 12 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (7.32%) IntelliJ
9 7 (4.27%) JIRA
9 7 (4.27%) Mockito
10 6 (3.66%) Bitbucket
11 5 (3.05%) Cucumber
11 5 (3.05%) JMeter
12 4 (2.44%) jMock
12 4 (2.44%) Maven
13 2 (1.22%) GoCD
13 2 (1.22%) SonarQube
14 1 (0.61%) Gatling
General
1 4 (2.44%) Retail
2 3 (1.83%) Finance
3 2 (1.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (53.05%) Spring
2 47 (28.66%) J2EE
3 46 (28.05%) Hibernate
4 35 (21.34%) Web Services
5 30 (18.29%) Java EE
6 26 (15.85%) Oracle ADF
7 21 (12.80%) SOAP
8 20 (12.20%) Node.js
8 20 (12.20%) XML
9 18 (10.98%) JDBC
10 16 (9.76%) AngularJS
11 15 (9.15%) JMS
11 15 (9.15%) REST
11 15 (9.15%) Spring MVC
12 13 (7.93%) React
13 12 (7.32%) HTML
14 11 (6.71%) JNDI
15 9 (5.49%) jQuery
16 8 (4.88%) JSP
16 8 (4.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.17%) iPad
2 26 (15.85%) Computer Science
3 22 (13.41%) Algorithms
3 22 (13.41%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.66%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.61%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.90%) Linux
2 11 (6.71%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (53.05%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (40.24%) Continuous Integration
2 66 (40.24%) OO
3 52 (31.71%) TDD
4 46 (28.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 46 (28.05%) Scrum
5 41 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 38 (23.17%) BDD
6 38 (23.17%) Unit Testing
7 34 (20.73%) Software Engineering
8 30 (18.29%) Mentoring
9 28 (17.07%) Multithreading
10 26 (15.85%) Mathematics
10 26 (15.85%) OOD
11 23 (14.02%) Concurrent Programming
12 21 (12.80%) E-Commerce
13 18 (10.98%) DevOps
14 17 (10.37%) SOA
15 16 (9.76%) MVC
16 14 (8.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 164 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (56.71%) SQL
3 51 (31.10%) JavaScript
4 23 (14.02%) C++
5 6 (3.66%) Python
5 6 (3.66%) Ruby
6 4 (2.44%) C
6 4 (2.44%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.22%) Clojure
7 2 (1.22%) Scala
8 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.61%) C#
8 1 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (15.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.22%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 4 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.27%) Puppet
2 4 (2.44%) Kibana
3 2 (1.22%) Packer
3 2 (1.22%) Terraform
4 1 (0.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (22.56%) Oracle
2 8 (4.88%) hybris
3 4 (2.44%) Cadence
3 4 (2.44%) HP
4 3 (1.83%) FatWire
4 3 (1.83%) Google
5 2 (1.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.22%) SAP
6 1 (0.61%) IBM
6 1 (0.61%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (0.61%) Rackspace
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