Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 18 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 Engineer
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 333 332 362
Rank change year-on-year -1 +30 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 41 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 16
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £41,000 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,875 £55,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +20.00%

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 12704 12096 12623
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.06% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10170 10182 10477
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Engineer in the North West

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Engineer in the North West

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Engineer in the North West

Senior Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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 -4 31 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Cheshire -13 10 £43,500 +2.35% 2
Senior Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Senior Java 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 North West region featuring Senior Java Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (97.56%) Software Engineering
3 29 (70.73%) Git (software)
4 24 (58.54%) Degree
4 24 (58.54%) NoSQL
4 24 (58.54%) SQL
5 23 (56.10%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (53.66%) Test Automation
6 22 (53.66%) Data Structures
6 22 (53.66%) Algorithms
7 21 (51.22%) OO
8 20 (48.78%) Subversion
8 20 (48.78%) Mercurial
9 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (36.59%) Spring
11 12 (29.27%) Oracle
12 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
12 11 (26.83%) MySQL
13 8 (19.51%) Finance
14 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
14 7 (17.07%) B2B
14 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
14 7 (17.07%) Sybase
14 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
15 6 (14.63%) QA
15 6 (14.63%) Scrum
16 5 (12.20%) TDD
16 5 (12.20%) Web Services

Senior Java Engineer 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 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Loggly
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) NoSQL
2 11 (26.83%) MySQL
3 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.88%) Big Data
5 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.44%) Riak
Development Applications
1 29 (70.73%) Git (software)
2 20 (48.78%) Mercurial
2 20 (48.78%) Subversion
3 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) Grunt
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Military
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Spring
2 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
3 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.20%) Kafka
4 5 (12.20%) Node.js
4 5 (12.20%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (12.20%) Web Services
5 4 (9.76%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (9.76%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) HTML
6 3 (7.32%) Apache Camel
6 3 (7.32%) CSS3
6 3 (7.32%) HTML5
6 3 (7.32%) Java EE
6 3 (7.32%) jQuery
6 3 (7.32%) JSON
6 3 (7.32%) RESTful
7 2 (4.88%) J2EE
7 2 (4.88%) JPA
7 2 (4.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Algorithms
1 22 (53.66%) Data Structures
2 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Unix
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Software Engineering
2 23 (56.10%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (53.66%) Test Automation
4 21 (51.22%) OO
5 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.07%) B2B
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
8 5 (12.20%) DevOps
8 5 (12.20%) Open Source
8 5 (12.20%) TDD
9 4 (9.76%) API Development
10 3 (7.32%) Kanban
11 2 (4.88%) Analytics
11 2 (4.88%) Big Data Analytics
11 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
11 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.88%) Microservices
11 2 (4.88%) Open Source Development
11 2 (4.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (58.54%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) Python
4 3 (7.32%) C
4 3 (7.32%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) Scala
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Prometheus
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Salt
1 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Sybase
3 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) New Relic
5 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) WorldPay