Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 250 192 251
Rank change year-on-year -58 +59 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 125 187 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.94% 1.50% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.54% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 109 170 94
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,375 £55,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Manchester -78 88 £60,000 +22.45% 8
Cheshire -15 27 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Lancashire +9 9 £45,000 -15.70%
Merseyside +9 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (76.00%) Spring
3 87 (69.60%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (42.40%) JavaScript
5 51 (40.80%) SQL
6 49 (39.20%) Hibernate
7 44 (35.20%) TDD
8 43 (34.40%) Scrum
9 39 (31.20%) Degree
9 39 (31.20%) J2EE
9 39 (31.20%) Computer Science
10 38 (30.40%) Oracle
10 38 (30.40%) Web Services
11 36 (28.80%) Linux
12 34 (27.20%) BDD
13 32 (25.60%) Software Engineering
14 29 (23.20%) Jenkins
14 29 (23.20%) SDLC
15 27 (21.60%) RESTful
16 26 (20.80%) Java EE
17 25 (20.00%) Selenium
17 25 (20.00%) HTML
18 24 (19.20%) CSS
18 24 (19.20%) MVC
19 23 (18.40%) Continuous Improvement
20 21 (16.80%) Oracle ADF
20 21 (16.80%) Mathematics
20 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
21 20 (16.00%) AngularJS
22 18 (14.40%) SOAP

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 15 (12.00%) JBoss
2 13 (10.40%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.00%) Apache
3 10 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.40%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.60%) Jetty
6 6 (4.80%) Mule
7 5 (4.00%) Apache Solr
8 4 (3.20%) nginx
9 3 (2.40%) Confluence
10 1 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.80%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (4.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.20%) HTTP
2 4 (3.20%) SSL
3 2 (1.60%) IMAP
3 2 (1.60%) SMTP
3 2 (1.60%) SS7
4 1 (0.80%) AMQP
4 1 (0.80%) Broadband
4 1 (0.80%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.60%) MySQL
2 15 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.80%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.60%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.00%) Big Data
5 5 (4.00%) Redis
6 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.40%) DB2
7 3 (2.40%) Endeca
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.80%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.80%) Riak
Development Applications
1 29 (23.20%) Jenkins
2 25 (20.00%) Selenium
3 21 (16.80%) Git (software)
4 17 (13.60%) JUnit
5 9 (7.20%) Eclipse
5 9 (7.20%) Gradle
5 9 (7.20%) Maven
5 9 (7.20%) Subversion
6 6 (4.80%) Ant
6 6 (4.80%) Hudson
6 6 (4.80%) IntelliJ
7 5 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.00%) JIRA
8 3 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.40%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.60%) Mockito
10 1 (0.80%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.80%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.80%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.80%) JBehave
General
1 16 (12.80%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Advertising
3 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.20%) Legal
5 3 (2.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (76.00%) Spring
2 49 (39.20%) Hibernate
3 39 (31.20%) J2EE
4 38 (30.40%) Web Services
5 27 (21.60%) RESTful
6 26 (20.80%) Java EE
7 25 (20.00%) HTML
8 24 (19.20%) CSS
9 21 (16.80%) Oracle ADF
10 20 (16.00%) AngularJS
11 18 (14.40%) SOAP
12 16 (12.80%) Node.js
13 15 (12.00%) REST
14 14 (11.20%) XML
15 13 (10.40%) Spring MVC
16 11 (8.80%) JSON
16 11 (8.80%) JSP
17 9 (7.20%) HTML5
17 9 (7.20%) JDBC
18 8 (6.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (31.20%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.40%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.20%) iPad
4 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.40%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.60%) Fintech
6 2 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.80%) PMI
7 1 (0.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.80%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 36 (28.80%) Linux
2 4 (3.20%) Windows
2 4 (3.20%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (69.60%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.20%) TDD
3 43 (34.40%) Scrum
4 34 (27.20%) BDD
5 32 (25.60%) Software Engineering
6 29 (23.20%) SDLC
7 24 (19.20%) MVC
8 23 (18.40%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (16.80%) Mathematics
10 16 (12.80%) DevOps
10 16 (12.80%) Test Automation
11 15 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 15 (12.00%) OO
12 13 (10.40%) Mentoring
13 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (9.60%) Kanban
14 11 (8.80%) Web Development
15 10 (8.00%) SOA
15 10 (8.00%) Unit Testing
16 8 (6.40%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 125 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (42.40%) JavaScript
3 51 (40.80%) SQL
4 11 (8.80%) Python
4 11 (8.80%) Ruby
5 10 (8.00%) Scala
6 5 (4.00%) C#
6 5 (4.00%) C++
6 5 (4.00%) Groovy
6 5 (4.00%) PHP
7 4 (3.20%) C
7 4 (3.20%) Go
8 3 (2.40%) ES6
8 3 (2.40%) VC++
9 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (31.20%) Degree
2 9 (7.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.20%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.80%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) Puppet
2 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (30.40%) Oracle
2 8 (6.40%) hybris
3 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.00%) SAP
4 3 (2.40%) BroadVision
4 3 (2.40%) Sybase
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe
5 1 (0.80%) Capita
5 1 (0.80%) Google
5 1 (0.80%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.80%) Sun