Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 262 260
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 22 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.30% 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.40% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 16
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.07% +2.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,100 £40,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +26.32% -5.00%

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 7,026 7,561 7,137
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 97.62% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,853 6,302 6,123
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 15 October 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 - 1 - - 1
Senior Java Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
3 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (54.55%) OO
6 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (50.00%) Decision-Making
7 10 (45.45%) Spring
8 9 (40.91%) Degree
8 9 (40.91%) Subversion
8 9 (40.91%) Mercurial
8 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
8 9 (40.91%) MySQL
8 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) TDD
8 9 (40.91%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) Data Structures
8 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
9 8 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (36.36%) Scrum
10 7 (31.82%) MVC
10 7 (31.82%) Docker
11 6 (27.27%) DevOps
11 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
11 6 (27.27%) Coaching
11 6 (27.27%) Python
11 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 5 (22.73%) PHP
12 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
12 5 (22.73%) Node.js

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 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
1 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (40.91%) Mercurial
2 9 (40.91%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) Maven
4 3 (13.64%) Artifactory
4 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (13.64%) CA Release Automation
4 3 (13.64%) Gradle
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium
6 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.55%) JIRA
6 1 (4.55%) JMeter
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
6 1 (4.55%) Mocha
6 1 (4.55%) Robot Framework
General
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
2 5 (22.73%) Node.js
3 4 (18.18%) Java EE
3 4 (18.18%) React
4 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE
4 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) CSS3
6 1 (4.55%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) REST
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
1 9 (40.91%) Data Structures
2 8 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (54.55%) OO
4 11 (50.00%) Decision-Making
4 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) TDD
6 8 (36.36%) Scrum
7 7 (31.82%) MVC
8 6 (27.27%) Coaching
8 6 (27.27%) DevOps
8 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 5 (22.73%) Kanban
10 3 (13.64%) A/B Testing
10 3 (13.64%) BDD
10 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 3 (13.64%) SOA
10 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 3 (13.64%) Java 8
5 3 (13.64%) R
6 1 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) Clojure
6 1 (4.55%) Kotlin
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Terraform
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) WorldPay