Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer - Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 274 268
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 25 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.32% 0.14% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.14% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 4
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% +5.56%
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% +5.56%

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 7669 7211 7181
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.45% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6368 6193 5978
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Manchester

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (88.00%) Degree
3 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (84.00%) SQL
4 20 (80.00%) OO
4 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 20 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (80.00%) Mercurial
4 20 (80.00%) Subversion
4 20 (80.00%) NoSQL
4 20 (80.00%) Data Structures
4 20 (80.00%) Algorithms
5 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Spring
6 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Node.js
7 3 (12.00%) CSS3
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) Apache Camel
7 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) MySQL
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
7 3 (12.00%) Linux

Senior Java Software 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 2 (8.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Loggly
1 1 (4.00%) Sumo Logic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (80.00%) Mercurial
2 20 (80.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (16.00%) Node.js
2 4 (16.00%) Spring
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) CSS3
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) Java EE
4 2 (8.00%) LAMP
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) Akka
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) Kafka
5 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.00%) React
5 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 20 (80.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (80.00%) OO
2 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Go
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Salt
1 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) New Relic
3 1 (4.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk