The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 105 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 86 184 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.19% 4.94% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 5.24% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 82 172 200
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3741 3514 3884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.41% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 3002 3362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Manchester region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Java Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +1 12 £42,500 - 3
Salford - 9 £43,000 -
Stockport -9 8 £37,500 +1.35% 4
Bolton - 2 £36,250 - 1
Sale +4 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 231 (100.00%) Java
2 126 (54.55%) J2EE
3 119 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (45.89%) Spring
5 89 (38.53%) SQL
6 73 (31.60%) Hibernate
7 71 (30.74%) HTML
8 67 (29.00%) Oracle
9 63 (27.27%) JUnit
9 63 (27.27%) SOAP
10 62 (26.84%) Scrum
11 60 (25.97%) XML
11 60 (25.97%) Linux
12 59 (25.54%) Web Services
13 58 (25.11%) Eclipse
14 54 (23.38%) Software Engineering
15 53 (22.94%) JSP
16 52 (22.51%) JMS
16 52 (22.51%) Degree
17 51 (22.08%) Unit Testing
17 51 (22.08%) JavaScript
18 50 (21.65%) OO
19 47 (20.35%) OOP
20 44 (19.05%) E-Commerce
21 43 (18.61%) CSS
22 41 (17.75%) Tomcat
22 41 (17.75%) Java EE
23 34 (14.72%) Maven
23 34 (14.72%) JBoss
24 32 (13.85%) WebSphere

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (17.75%) Tomcat
2 34 (14.72%) JBoss
3 32 (13.85%) WebSphere
4 24 (10.39%) Apache
5 18 (7.79%) WebLogic
6 17 (7.36%) GlassFish
7 12 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (2.60%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.73%) Liferay
10 2 (0.87%) IIS
10 2 (0.87%) Confluence
11 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.43%) MS Project
1 1 (0.43%) MS Office
1 1 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.26%) MySQL
1 26 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.73%) DB2
8 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.87%) Big Data
8 2 (0.87%) Hazelcast
8 2 (0.87%) OLTP
9 1 (0.43%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.43%) Informix
9 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 63 (27.27%) JUnit
2 58 (25.11%) Eclipse
3 34 (14.72%) Maven
4 18 (7.79%) Ant
5 14 (6.06%) Selenium
5 14 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 13 (5.63%) Gradle
6 13 (5.63%) Jenkins
7 11 (4.76%) Subversion
7 11 (4.76%) Redmine
8 10 (4.33%) NetBeans
9 5 (2.16%) Mockito
10 2 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.87%) JIRA
11 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.43%) JMeter
11 1 (0.43%) Xcode
11 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.43%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (8.23%) Finance
2 17 (7.36%) Retail
3 16 (6.93%) Automotive
4 14 (6.06%) Advertising
5 8 (3.46%) Aerospace
5 8 (3.46%) Military
6 6 (2.60%) Marketing
7 4 (1.73%) Banking
8 3 (1.30%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.30%) Publishing
8 3 (1.30%) Games
9 2 (0.87%) Law
9 2 (0.87%) Back Office
9 2 (0.87%) iGaming
9 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (54.55%) J2EE
2 106 (45.89%) Spring
3 73 (31.60%) Hibernate
4 71 (30.74%) HTML
5 63 (27.27%) SOAP
6 60 (25.97%) XML
7 59 (25.54%) Web Services
8 53 (22.94%) JSP
9 52 (22.51%) JMS
10 43 (18.61%) CSS
11 41 (17.75%) Java EE
12 30 (12.99%) Ajax
13 28 (12.12%) jQuery
14 26 (11.26%) J2SE
15 24 (10.39%) JDBC
15 24 (10.39%) Servlets
16 17 (7.36%) Grails
17 15 (6.49%) EJB
18 14 (6.06%) JNDI
18 14 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.96%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.90%) Xbox
5 8 (3.46%) User Experience
6 3 (1.30%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.87%) Online Games
7 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.87%) Physics
8 1 (0.43%) iSeries
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.43%) DTV
8 1 (0.43%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) Open Source
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.97%) Linux
2 30 (12.99%) UNIX
3 26 (11.26%) Windows
4 7 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.16%) Solaris
6 4 (1.73%) Android
7 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (26.84%) Scrum
3 54 (23.38%) Software Engineering
4 51 (22.08%) Unit Testing
5 50 (21.65%) OO
6 47 (20.35%) OOP
7 44 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 31 (13.42%) Mentoring
9 30 (12.99%) TDD
10 29 (12.55%) MVC
11 22 (9.52%) UML
12 14 (6.06%) Automated Testing
13 13 (5.63%) Pair Programming
14 12 (5.19%) Web Development
15 11 (4.76%) Coaching
15 11 (4.76%) Change Control
16 9 (3.90%) BDD
17 8 (3.46%) Logistics
18 6 (2.60%) Requirements Management
19 5 (2.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (38.53%) SQL
3 51 (22.08%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.36%) C++
5 12 (5.19%) C#
6 9 (3.90%) C
7 8 (3.46%) PHP
7 8 (3.46%) XPath
8 6 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.16%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.73%) Python
11 2 (0.87%) Scala
12 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.43%) RPG
Qualifications
1 52 (22.51%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.73%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.73%) VCP4
3 4 (1.73%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.87%) OCAJ
4 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.87%) OCA
5 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 67 (29.00%) Oracle
2 12 (5.19%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.60%) VMware
3 6 (2.60%) Sybase
4 2 (0.87%) SAP
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe
5 1 (0.43%) Sun
5 1 (0.43%) Jaspersoft
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