Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 267 243
Rank change year-on-year +27 -24 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 36 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.49% 0.36% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.37% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 7
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £62,750
North West median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% +2.86%

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 7,080 8,065 6,908
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 97.56% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,935 6,792 5,852
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £63,700
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Engineer in Manchester

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Senior Java Engineer in Manchester

Senior Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Stockport - 2 - - 1
Senior Java Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, Senior Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 21 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 19 (52.78%) Scrum
5 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (47.22%) TDD
7 15 (41.67%) NoSQL
8 14 (38.89%) SQL
8 14 (38.89%) OO
8 14 (38.89%) Degree
9 13 (36.11%) Subversion
9 13 (36.11%) Mercurial
9 13 (36.11%) Data Structures
9 13 (36.11%) Algorithms
9 13 (36.11%) Decision-Making
10 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 12 (33.33%) Spring
11 11 (30.56%) Kanban
11 11 (30.56%) MySQL
12 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
13 9 (25.00%) Oracle
13 9 (25.00%) React
14 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
14 8 (22.22%) Docker
14 8 (22.22%) Node.js
14 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
15 7 (19.44%) Maven
15 7 (19.44%) Selenium

Senior Java Engineer 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 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) GitHub
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Google App Engine
3 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) G Suite
4 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 11 (30.56%) MySQL
3 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (36.11%) Mercurial
2 13 (36.11%) Subversion
3 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 7 (19.44%) Maven
4 7 (19.44%) Selenium
5 6 (16.67%) Jasmine
5 6 (16.67%) JIRA
5 6 (16.67%) JMeter
5 6 (16.67%) JUnit
5 6 (16.67%) Mocha
6 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.78%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (2.78%) Gradle
6 1 (2.78%) Robot Framework
General
1 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 12 (33.33%) Spring
2 9 (25.00%) React
3 8 (22.22%) Node.js
4 4 (11.11%) Java EE
5 3 (8.33%) J2EE
5 3 (8.33%) REST
5 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
6 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.56%) JSON
6 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 2 (5.56%) Servlets
6 2 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.78%) CSS
7 1 (2.78%) CSS3
7 1 (2.78%) GWT
7 1 (2.78%) HTML
7 1 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (2.78%) SOAP
7 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Algorithms
1 13 (36.11%) Data Structures
2 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 19 (52.78%) Scrum
5 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (47.22%) TDD
7 14 (38.89%) OO
8 13 (36.11%) Decision-Making
9 11 (30.56%) Kanban
10 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
11 6 (16.67%) Refactoring
11 6 (16.67%) SDLC
12 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
12 5 (13.89%) MVC
13 4 (11.11%) Coaching
14 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 2 (5.56%) DevOps
15 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
15 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
15 2 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) PHP
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) R
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Clojure
6 1 (2.78%) Java 8
6 1 (2.78%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) WorldPay
3 2 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft