Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 197 168 144
Rank change year-on-year -29 -24 +120
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 47 17 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.85% 0.54% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.55% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 95
10th Percentile £47,500 £48,800 £47,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -7.69%
75th Percentile £87,500 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £67,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -11.11%

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 5,242 3,067 5,331
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.30% 96.66% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,882 2,725 4,343
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,018
25th Percentile £40,500 £38,750 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +4.73%
75th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,200
North West median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Manchester

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport 0 3 £57,500 +4.07%
Senior Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (91.49%) Spring
3 30 (63.83%) SQL
4 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (55.32%) Spring Boot
6 22 (46.81%) Microservices
6 22 (46.81%) DevOps
7 20 (42.55%) AWS
8 19 (40.43%) Maven
9 18 (38.30%) Linux
10 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
11 13 (27.66%) REST
11 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
11 13 (27.66%) Java 11
11 13 (27.66%) JUnit
11 13 (27.66%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (25.53%) Oracle
12 12 (25.53%) Kafka
12 12 (25.53%) Azure
13 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
14 10 (21.28%) TDD
14 10 (21.28%) RESTful
14 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
14 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
14 10 (21.28%) Kubernetes
15 9 (19.15%) Scrum
16 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
16 8 (17.02%) OOP
16 8 (17.02%) OO
16 8 (17.02%) Greenfield Project

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 (12.77%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Jetty
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 2 (4.26%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) AWS
2 12 (25.53%) Azure
3 6 (12.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (8.51%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (8.51%) GitHub
4 4 (8.51%) Serverless
5 2 (4.26%) GCP
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) NoSQL
2 13 (27.66%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
4 6 (12.77%) Big Data
4 6 (12.77%) Redis
5 4 (8.51%) MySQL
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (40.43%) Maven
2 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
2 13 (27.66%) JUnit
3 7 (14.89%) Bitbucket
3 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.77%) JIRA
5 5 (10.64%) Mockito
6 4 (8.51%) Gradle
7 3 (6.38%) Ant
7 3 (6.38%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (6.38%) Concordion
7 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (10.64%) Social Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) Spring
2 26 (55.32%) Spring Boot
3 13 (27.66%) REST
4 12 (25.53%) Kafka
5 10 (21.28%) RESTful
6 7 (14.89%) JDBC
6 7 (14.89%) JSON
6 7 (14.89%) SOAP
6 7 (14.89%) XML
7 6 (12.77%) Apache Camel
7 6 (12.77%) Web Services
8 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
8 4 (8.51%) Swagger
8 4 (8.51%) YAML
9 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.38%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (6.38%) JAX-RS
9 3 (6.38%) JMS
9 3 (6.38%) JPA
9 3 (6.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (12.77%) Social Media
3 4 (8.51%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) DevOps
2 22 (46.81%) Microservices
3 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 10 (21.28%) TDD
5 9 (19.15%) Scrum
6 8 (17.02%) OO
6 8 (17.02%) OOP
7 7 (14.89%) BDD
7 7 (14.89%) Full Stack Development
7 7 (14.89%) Open Source
7 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.77%) CI/CD
8 6 (12.77%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (12.77%) CQRS
8 6 (12.77%) Data Engineering
8 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling
8 6 (12.77%) Data Pipeline
8 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming
8 6 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (63.83%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) Java 11
4 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.77%) Java 8
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Twitter
4 2 (4.26%) Google