Period
to 24 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 207 241 138
Rank change year-on-year +34 -103 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 54 40 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.88% 0.56% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.58% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 151
Manchester median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.67% +20.00%
North West median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -12.50% +20.00%

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 5,932 6,881 7,545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 96.92% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,704 5,754 6,402
Manchester median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,773 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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
Salford -22 1 £45,000 -
Stockport - 1 £52,500 - 3
Altrincham - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) Java 8
3 25 (46.30%) Spring
3 25 (46.30%) NoSQL
4 24 (44.44%) Maven
5 21 (38.89%) MongoDB
6 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
7 19 (35.19%) AngularJS
7 19 (35.19%) Elasticsearch
8 18 (33.33%) Gradle
8 18 (33.33%) BDD
8 18 (33.33%) RESTful
8 18 (33.33%) TDD
8 18 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (27.78%) DevOps
11 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
12 13 (24.07%) JSON
12 13 (24.07%) Microservices
13 12 (22.22%) Coaching
13 12 (22.22%) Big Data
14 11 (20.37%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (20.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 11 (20.37%) Node.js
14 11 (20.37%) Apache Flex
14 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (20.37%) Adobe
14 11 (20.37%) Performance Engineering

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 19 (35.19%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (20.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.96%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (12.96%) Serverless
3 6 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 6 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.56%) SaaS
5 2 (3.70%) GitHub
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.85%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) NoSQL
2 21 (38.89%) MongoDB
3 12 (22.22%) Big Data
4 8 (14.81%) MySQL
5 5 (9.26%) CouchDB
6 4 (7.41%) CockroachDB
6 4 (7.41%) Redis
7 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon QuickSight
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Maven
2 18 (33.33%) Gradle
3 9 (16.67%) JUnit
4 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
5 6 (11.11%) Selenium
5 6 (11.11%) Spock
6 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.56%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.56%) Subversion
7 2 (3.70%) TestNG
8 1 (1.85%) Ant
8 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.85%) JIRA
8 1 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 2 (3.70%) Banking
1 2 (3.70%) Legal
1 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) Spring
2 19 (35.19%) AngularJS
3 18 (33.33%) RESTful
4 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
5 13 (24.07%) JSON
6 11 (20.37%) Apache Flex
6 11 (20.37%) Node.js
7 7 (12.96%) Kafka
8 5 (9.26%) CSS
9 4 (7.41%) HTML
9 4 (7.41%) Web Services
10 3 (5.56%) J2EE
10 3 (5.56%) React
10 3 (5.56%) Spring Boot
11 2 (3.70%) Ajax
11 2 (3.70%) CSS3
11 2 (3.70%) Spring MVC
11 2 (3.70%) XML
12 1 (1.85%) HTML5
12 1 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.41%) User Experience
3 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
3 18 (33.33%) BDD
3 18 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 18 (33.33%) TDD
4 17 (31.48%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (27.78%) DevOps
6 13 (24.07%) Microservices
7 12 (22.22%) Coaching
8 11 (20.37%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (20.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (20.37%) Performance Engineering
9 10 (18.52%) Test Automation
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
11 5 (9.26%) OO
12 3 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.56%) MVC
12 3 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (50.00%) Java 8
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) SQL
5 2 (3.70%) C
5 2 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) C++
5 2 (3.70%) Go
5 2 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Adobe