Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 190 146
Rank change year-on-year -59 -44 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 40 109 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.55% 1.40% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.43% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31 96 138
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +15.79% -

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 7,013 7,603 7,194
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 97.61% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,838 6,339 6,172
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 2018. 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
Altrincham -2 6 £70,000 +47.37% 1
Stockport +8 3 £52,500 -4.55%
Bolton - 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (45.00%) TDD
3 18 (45.00%) Spring
3 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) Node.js
4 17 (42.50%) RESTful
4 17 (42.50%) Microservices
5 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (30.00%) MongoDB
7 12 (30.00%) OOP
7 12 (30.00%) OO
8 11 (27.50%) Scrum
8 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
8 11 (27.50%) Spring Boot
9 10 (25.00%) REST
9 10 (25.00%) DevOps
9 10 (25.00%) SOAP
9 10 (25.00%) C
9 10 (25.00%) HTML
9 10 (25.00%) CSS
10 9 (22.50%) J2EE
10 9 (22.50%) MySQL
10 9 (22.50%) Web Services
10 9 (22.50%) JSON
11 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (20.00%) JSP
11 8 (20.00%) SOA
11 8 (20.00%) Hibernate

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 6 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.50%) nginx
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
1 5 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (22.50%) MySQL
4 6 (15.00%) CockroachDB
4 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (12.50%) Redis
6 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Ant
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.50%) Maven
3 6 (15.00%) Mockito
4 5 (12.50%) Gradle
4 5 (12.50%) JUnit
5 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.50%) Redmine
6 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.00%) JIRA
6 2 (5.00%) Selenium
6 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.50%) GitLab
7 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (17.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) Node.js
1 18 (45.00%) Spring
2 17 (42.50%) RESTful
3 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (27.50%) Spring Boot
5 10 (25.00%) CSS
5 10 (25.00%) HTML
5 10 (25.00%) REST
5 10 (25.00%) SOAP
6 9 (22.50%) J2EE
6 9 (22.50%) JSON
6 9 (22.50%) Web Services
7 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 8 (20.00%) JSP
8 7 (17.50%) Kafka
8 7 (17.50%) React
9 6 (15.00%) Ajax
9 6 (15.00%) CSS3
9 6 (15.00%) HTML5
9 6 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) TDD
3 17 (42.50%) Microservices
4 12 (30.00%) OO
4 12 (30.00%) OOP
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 10 (25.00%) DevOps
7 8 (20.00%) SOA
7 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.50%) BDD
8 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
9 6 (15.00%) Re-Platforming
9 6 (15.00%) Web Development
10 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (12.50%) CQRS
10 5 (12.50%) MVC
10 5 (12.50%) Open Source
10 5 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) C
4 8 (20.00%) Java 8
5 6 (15.00%) Python
5 6 (15.00%) Ruby
6 5 (12.50%) C#
6 5 (12.50%) C++
6 5 (12.50%) Go
6 5 (12.50%) PHP
6 5 (12.50%) TypeScript
7 3 (7.50%) SQL
8 2 (5.00%) Groovy
8 2 (5.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Google
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.50%) Kony