Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 200 145
Rank change year-on-year -59 -55 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 28 87 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.39% 1.11% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.15% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 76 148
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £63,750 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% +6.06% +10.00%

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 6,904 7,589 7,240
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 97.23% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,746 6,290 6,251
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,313 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -3 6 £70,000 +55.56% 1
Stockport +15 2 £52,500 -
Senior Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) NoSQL
3 16 (57.14%) Microservices
4 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) Node.js
6 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
7 10 (35.71%) Kafka
7 10 (35.71%) TDD
7 10 (35.71%) Re-Platforming
8 9 (32.14%) CockroachDB
8 9 (32.14%) Spring
8 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (28.57%) RESTful
9 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 7 (25.00%) OO
11 6 (21.43%) REST
11 6 (21.43%) HTML
11 6 (21.43%) CSS
11 6 (21.43%) SOAP
11 6 (21.43%) Scrum
12 5 (17.86%) MySQL
12 5 (17.86%) OOP
12 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
12 5 (17.86%) BDD
12 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
12 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
13 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (14.29%) JSON
13 4 (14.29%) DevOps

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 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) NoSQL
2 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
3 9 (32.14%) CockroachDB
4 5 (17.86%) MySQL
5 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
6 2 (7.14%) Redis
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
7 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.57%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Redmine
3 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) GitLab
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Mockito
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Node.js
2 10 (35.71%) Kafka
3 9 (32.14%) Spring
4 8 (28.57%) RESTful
5 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 6 (21.43%) HTML
5 6 (21.43%) REST
5 6 (21.43%) SOAP
6 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) Ajax
7 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 4 (14.29%) J2EE
7 4 (14.29%) JSON
7 4 (14.29%) JSP
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) CSS3
8 3 (10.71%) HTML5
8 3 (10.71%) Servlets
8 3 (10.71%) Spring MVC
8 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Microservices
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Re-Platforming
3 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 5 (17.86%) OOP
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.29%) DevOps
7 4 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Kanban
8 3 (10.71%) Open Source
8 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) Java 8
4 3 (10.71%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) Go
5 2 (7.14%) Groovy
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) WorldPay