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 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
England / North West
Rank 158 190 212
Rank change year-on-year +32 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 93 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.53% 0.79% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.82% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 81 44 38
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

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 5866 5520 6369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.77% 97.05% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4895 4632 5135
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +28 81 £60,000 +20.00% 14
Cheshire +8 8 £44,000 -12.00% 5
Lancashire -1 4 £75,649 +51.29% 1
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Java
2 140 (69.65%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (63.68%) Spring
4 107 (53.23%) SQL
5 72 (35.82%) OO
6 71 (35.32%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (34.83%) JavaScript
8 63 (31.34%) TDD
9 61 (30.35%) Hibernate
10 59 (29.35%) Git (software)
11 55 (27.36%) Scrum
12 54 (26.87%) J2EE
12 54 (26.87%) JUnit
12 54 (26.87%) Web Services
13 53 (26.37%) Oracle
14 47 (23.38%) BDD
15 43 (21.39%) Java EE
16 41 (20.40%) Software Engineering
16 41 (20.40%) iPad
17 40 (19.90%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (19.40%) Linux
18 39 (19.40%) Tomcat
19 35 (17.41%) NoSQL
19 35 (17.41%) Mentoring
20 33 (16.42%) MVC
21 31 (15.42%) Unit Testing
22 30 (14.93%) MySQL
22 30 (14.93%) Node.js
23 29 (14.43%) AngularJS
23 29 (14.43%) Eclipse

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 39 (19.40%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.97%) JBoss
3 9 (4.48%) Mule
3 9 (4.48%) Mule ESB
3 9 (4.48%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.98%) Apache Solr
5 6 (2.99%) CMS
6 4 (1.99%) Confluence
7 3 (1.49%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.00%) Apache
8 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.00%) Jetty
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.49%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.41%) NoSQL
2 30 (14.93%) MySQL
3 26 (12.94%) SQL Server
4 24 (11.94%) MongoDB
5 15 (7.46%) Big Data
5 15 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (6.47%) Hadoop
7 11 (5.47%) Hazelcast
8 3 (1.49%) Endeca
9 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.00%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.00%) Redis
9 2 (1.00%) Riak
10 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (29.35%) Git (software)
2 54 (26.87%) JUnit
3 29 (14.43%) Eclipse
4 27 (13.43%) Subversion
5 23 (11.44%) Ant
5 23 (11.44%) Jenkins
6 22 (10.95%) Maven
6 22 (10.95%) Mercurial
6 22 (10.95%) Selenium
7 16 (7.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (5.47%) Gradle
9 8 (3.98%) JIRA
10 7 (3.48%) IntelliJ
11 6 (2.99%) Mockito
12 4 (1.99%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.99%) JMeter
12 4 (1.99%) jMock
12 4 (1.99%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.49%) gulp
13 3 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (5.47%) Finance
2 5 (2.49%) Retail
3 3 (1.49%) Advertising
3 3 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (63.68%) Spring
2 61 (30.35%) Hibernate
3 54 (26.87%) J2EE
3 54 (26.87%) Web Services
4 43 (21.39%) Java EE
5 30 (14.93%) Node.js
6 29 (14.43%) AngularJS
7 26 (12.94%) SOAP
8 24 (11.94%) JDBC
9 23 (11.44%) React
9 23 (11.44%) RESTful
9 23 (11.44%) XML
10 22 (10.95%) Spring MVC
11 21 (10.45%) Oracle ADF
12 17 (8.46%) HTML
12 17 (8.46%) JMS
13 15 (7.46%) JNDI
13 15 (7.46%) REST
14 14 (6.97%) CSS
14 14 (6.97%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.40%) iPad
2 23 (11.44%) Computer Science
3 22 (10.95%) Algorithms
3 22 (10.95%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.99%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.50%) Blog
6 1 (0.50%) Social Media
6 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.40%) Linux
2 24 (11.94%) Windows
3 10 (4.98%) Android
4 6 (2.99%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (69.65%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (35.82%) OO
3 71 (35.32%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (31.34%) TDD
5 55 (27.36%) Scrum
6 47 (23.38%) BDD
7 41 (20.40%) Software Engineering
8 40 (19.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 35 (17.41%) Mentoring
10 33 (16.42%) MVC
11 31 (15.42%) Unit Testing
12 28 (13.93%) Multithreading
13 27 (13.43%) OOD
14 24 (11.94%) Automated Testing
15 22 (10.95%) Concurrent Programming
16 21 (10.45%) Mathematics
17 20 (9.95%) Continuous Delivery
18 19 (9.45%) E-Commerce
18 19 (9.45%) OOP
18 19 (9.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 201 (100.00%) Java
2 107 (53.23%) SQL
3 70 (34.83%) JavaScript
4 21 (10.45%) C++
5 20 (9.95%) Scala
6 9 (4.48%) Groovy
7 7 (3.48%) Python
8 6 (2.99%) Ruby
9 3 (1.49%) C#
9 3 (1.49%) Clojure
10 2 (1.00%) Perl
10 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) Go
11 1 (0.50%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 26 (12.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.46%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (2.49%) Kibana
2 2 (1.00%) Packer
2 2 (1.00%) Terraform
3 1 (0.50%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) logstash
3 1 (0.50%) Marathon
3 1 (0.50%) Mesos
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (26.37%) Oracle
2 6 (2.99%) Sybase
3 5 (2.49%) HP
3 5 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.99%) Cadence
4 4 (1.99%) IBM
5 3 (1.49%) FatWire
5 3 (1.49%) hybris
5 3 (1.49%) IBM Sterling
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.00%) Google
7 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
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