The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior Java Developer
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 167 200
Rank change year-on-year -10 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 94 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.39% 1.21% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.24% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 78 63 47
Median salary £60,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +9.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6527 5416 6176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.62% 97.74% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 4594 5041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 82 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Cheshire -25 10 £45,000 -25.00%
Lancashire - 2 £44,750 - 1
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior Java Developer 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 North West region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 188 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (59.04%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (54.79%) Spring
4 98 (52.13%) SQL
5 73 (38.83%) OO
6 71 (37.77%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (35.11%) TDD
8 59 (31.38%) Git (software)
9 57 (30.32%) Hibernate
9 57 (30.32%) JavaScript
10 51 (27.13%) JUnit
11 50 (26.60%) Scrum
12 48 (25.53%) J2EE
12 48 (25.53%) Test Automation
13 45 (23.94%) BDD
13 45 (23.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 43 (22.87%) Software Engineering
15 41 (21.81%) Web Services
16 40 (21.28%) Oracle
17 38 (20.21%) Unit Testing
17 38 (20.21%) iPad
18 37 (19.68%) Linux
19 36 (19.15%) Java EE
20 35 (18.62%) Mentoring
21 32 (17.02%) Degree
22 31 (16.49%) Jenkins
23 30 (15.96%) Computer Science
23 30 (15.96%) Selenium
24 28 (14.89%) Multithreading
25 27 (14.36%) NoSQL

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 20 (10.64%) Tomcat
2 14 (7.45%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.26%) JBoss
4 7 (3.72%) CMS
4 7 (3.72%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.19%) Confluence
6 3 (1.60%) Mongoose
6 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.53%) Jetty
7 1 (0.53%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.13%) SaaS
4 3 (1.60%) GitHub
5 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.06%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) AMQP
1 1 (0.53%) HTTP
1 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.36%) NoSQL
2 26 (13.83%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.38%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.85%) Big Data
4 11 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.79%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.72%) MySQL
7 3 (1.60%) Endeca
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.53%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.53%) Redis
8 1 (0.53%) Riak
Development Applications
1 59 (31.38%) Git (software)
2 51 (27.13%) JUnit
3 31 (16.49%) Jenkins
4 30 (15.96%) Selenium
5 26 (13.83%) Subversion
6 24 (12.77%) Eclipse
7 22 (11.70%) Mercurial
8 17 (9.04%) Ant
9 12 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (6.38%) IntelliJ
10 9 (4.79%) SonarQube
11 7 (3.72%) JIRA
11 7 (3.72%) Maven
11 7 (3.72%) Mockito
12 6 (3.19%) Bitbucket
13 5 (2.66%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.66%) JMeter
14 4 (2.13%) jMock
15 3 (1.60%) Artifactory
15 3 (1.60%) Gradle
General
1 14 (7.45%) Finance
2 4 (2.13%) Retail
3 2 (1.06%) Banking
3 2 (1.06%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (54.79%) Spring
2 57 (30.32%) Hibernate
3 48 (25.53%) J2EE
4 41 (21.81%) Web Services
5 36 (19.15%) Java EE
6 27 (14.36%) SOAP
7 26 (13.83%) XML
8 25 (13.30%) Oracle ADF
9 24 (12.77%) Node.js
10 21 (11.17%) JDBC
11 17 (9.04%) HTML
12 16 (8.51%) AngularJS
12 16 (8.51%) REST
13 15 (7.98%) JMS
13 15 (7.98%) Spring MVC
14 13 (6.91%) React
15 11 (5.85%) JNDI
15 11 (5.85%) RESTful
16 10 (5.32%) jQuery
17 9 (4.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.21%) iPad
2 30 (15.96%) Computer Science
3 22 (11.70%) Algorithms
3 22 (11.70%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.19%) Social Media
4 6 (3.19%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.53%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.68%) Linux
2 18 (9.57%) Windows
3 4 (2.13%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (59.04%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (38.83%) OO
3 71 (37.77%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (35.11%) TDD
5 50 (26.60%) Scrum
6 48 (25.53%) Test Automation
7 45 (23.94%) BDD
7 45 (23.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 43 (22.87%) Software Engineering
9 38 (20.21%) Unit Testing
10 35 (18.62%) Mentoring
11 28 (14.89%) Multithreading
12 26 (13.83%) OOD
13 25 (13.30%) Mathematics
14 23 (12.23%) Concurrent Programming
14 23 (12.23%) SDLC
15 21 (11.17%) DevOps
15 21 (11.17%) E-Commerce
16 20 (10.64%) OOP
17 19 (10.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 188 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (52.13%) SQL
3 57 (30.32%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.23%) C++
5 6 (3.19%) Python
5 6 (3.19%) Ruby
6 4 (2.13%) C
6 4 (2.13%) C#
6 4 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.06%) Clojure
7 2 (1.06%) Scala
8 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (17.02%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.60%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.06%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.72%) Puppet
2 4 (2.13%) Kibana
3 2 (1.06%) Packer
3 2 (1.06%) Terraform
4 1 (0.53%) Ansible
4 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (21.28%) Oracle
2 8 (4.26%) hybris
3 4 (2.13%) Cadence
3 4 (2.13%) Cognizant
3 4 (2.13%) HP
3 4 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.60%) FatWire
4 3 (1.60%) Google
4 3 (1.60%) IBM
4 3 (1.60%) IBM Sterling
4 3 (1.60%) Sybase
5 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (0.53%) Rackspace
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