The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 145 152
Rank change year-on-year +24 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 81 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.06% 0.93% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.96% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 72 32 33
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

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 3822 3339 3650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.10% 97.52% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3206 2778 2990
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +9 15 £50,000 - 2
Bury - 1 £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 30 March 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (65.66%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (64.46%) Spring
4 91 (54.82%) SQL
5 70 (42.17%) OO
6 66 (39.76%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (34.94%) JavaScript
8 54 (32.53%) TDD
9 52 (31.33%) Hibernate
9 52 (31.33%) Scrum
10 47 (28.31%) J2EE
10 47 (28.31%) JUnit
11 46 (27.71%) Web Services
11 46 (27.71%) Git (software)
12 44 (26.51%) Oracle
13 42 (25.30%) BDD
14 39 (23.49%) iPad
14 39 (23.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 39 (23.49%) Java EE
15 36 (21.69%) Software Engineering
16 35 (21.08%) Linux
17 30 (18.07%) Unit Testing
17 30 (18.07%) NoSQL
18 29 (17.47%) MVC
19 28 (16.87%) AngularJS
20 27 (16.27%) OOD
20 27 (16.27%) Multithreading
20 27 (16.27%) Subversion
21 26 (15.66%) Tomcat
21 26 (15.66%) SQL Server

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 26 (15.66%) Tomcat
2 15 (9.04%) JBoss
3 10 (6.02%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.82%) Apache Solr
4 8 (4.82%) Mule
4 8 (4.82%) Mule ESB
5 4 (2.41%) Confluence
5 4 (2.41%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.81%) CMS
6 3 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.20%) Jetty
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.60%) Apache
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.01%) SaaS
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) HTTP
1 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.07%) NoSQL
2 26 (15.66%) SQL Server
3 18 (10.84%) MongoDB
3 18 (10.84%) MySQL
4 13 (7.83%) Big Data
5 11 (6.63%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.42%) Hazelcast
7 5 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.81%) Endeca
9 2 (1.20%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.20%) Redis
9 2 (1.20%) Riak
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (28.31%) JUnit
2 46 (27.71%) Git (software)
3 27 (16.27%) Subversion
4 23 (13.86%) Eclipse
4 23 (13.86%) Mercurial
5 22 (13.25%) Selenium
6 19 (11.45%) Jenkins
7 17 (10.24%) Ant
7 17 (10.24%) Maven
8 15 (9.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (5.42%) Gradle
10 7 (4.22%) IntelliJ
10 7 (4.22%) JIRA
11 6 (3.61%) Mockito
12 4 (2.41%) Bitbucket
12 4 (2.41%) JMeter
12 4 (2.41%) jMock
13 2 (1.20%) GoCD
14 1 (0.60%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (3.01%) Retail
2 3 (1.81%) Finance
3 1 (0.60%) Automotive
3 1 (0.60%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (64.46%) Spring
2 52 (31.33%) Hibernate
3 47 (28.31%) J2EE
4 46 (27.71%) Web Services
5 39 (23.49%) Java EE
6 28 (16.87%) AngularJS
7 23 (13.86%) SOAP
8 22 (13.25%) JDBC
9 21 (12.65%) Node.js
9 21 (12.65%) Oracle ADF
9 21 (12.65%) Spring MVC
10 20 (12.05%) React
11 19 (11.45%) RESTful
12 18 (10.84%) XML
13 17 (10.24%) JMS
14 15 (9.04%) JNDI
15 14 (8.43%) HTML
16 13 (7.83%) REST
17 12 (7.23%) Redux
18 11 (6.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.49%) iPad
2 23 (13.86%) Algorithms
2 23 (13.86%) Data Structures
3 21 (12.65%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.08%) Linux
2 15 (9.04%) Windows
3 8 (4.82%) Android
4 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (65.66%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (42.17%) OO
3 66 (39.76%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (32.53%) TDD
5 52 (31.33%) Scrum
6 42 (25.30%) BDD
7 39 (23.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (21.69%) Software Engineering
9 30 (18.07%) Unit Testing
10 29 (17.47%) MVC
11 27 (16.27%) Multithreading
11 27 (16.27%) OOD
12 26 (15.66%) Mentoring
13 24 (14.46%) Automated Testing
14 22 (13.25%) Concurrent Programming
15 21 (12.65%) Mathematics
16 18 (10.84%) OOP
17 17 (10.24%) E-Commerce
18 15 (9.04%) Continuous Delivery
18 15 (9.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 166 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (54.82%) SQL
3 58 (34.94%) JavaScript
4 21 (12.65%) C++
5 17 (10.24%) Scala
6 7 (4.22%) Groovy
7 6 (3.61%) Python
8 5 (3.01%) Ruby
9 2 (1.20%) Clojure
9 2 (1.20%) Perl
10 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.60%) C#
10 1 (0.60%) Go
10 1 (0.60%) Haskell
10 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.65%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 13 (7.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Kibana
2 2 (1.20%) Packer
2 2 (1.20%) Terraform
3 1 (0.60%) Ansible
3 1 (0.60%) logstash
3 1 (0.60%) Marathon
3 1 (0.60%) Mesos
3 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Puppet
3 1 (0.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (26.51%) Oracle
2 4 (2.41%) Cadence
2 4 (2.41%) HP
3 3 (1.81%) FatWire
3 3 (1.81%) hybris
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) IBM
5 1 (0.60%) IBM Sterling
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