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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 91 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 97 180 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.68% 4.48% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 4.72% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 89 167 165
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
3456 3816 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.55% 95.04% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2814 3175 3440
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Stockport -5 11 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Altrincham -7 9 £42,500 - 1
Cheadle - 4 £38,750 -
Bolton - 3 £40,000 - 2
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (57.22%) J2EE
3 110 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (43.81%) Spring
5 77 (39.69%) SQL
6 71 (36.60%) Hibernate
7 67 (34.54%) HTML
8 66 (34.02%) JavaScript
9 65 (33.51%) Oracle
10 64 (32.99%) XML
11 60 (30.93%) JUnit
12 59 (30.41%) Web Services
13 57 (29.38%) Linux
14 56 (28.87%) Degree
15 54 (27.84%) Eclipse
16 53 (27.32%) CSS
17 51 (26.29%) SOAP
18 50 (25.77%) JMS
19 49 (25.26%) OO
20 45 (23.20%) JSP
21 40 (20.62%) Software Engineering
22 38 (19.59%) Tomcat
22 38 (19.59%) OOP
23 36 (18.56%) UNIX
23 36 (18.56%) Ant
23 36 (18.56%) MySQL
24 35 (18.04%) Maven
24 35 (18.04%) TDD
24 35 (18.04%) Scrum
25 34 (17.53%) Unit Testing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 38 (19.59%) Tomcat
2 31 (15.98%) WebSphere
3 26 (13.40%) JBoss
4 25 (12.89%) WebLogic
5 20 (10.31%) GlassFish
6 18 (9.28%) Apache
7 9 (4.64%) Apache Solr
7 9 (4.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (3.09%) Apache Pig
8 6 (3.09%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.55%) IIS
9 3 (1.55%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.56%) MySQL
2 17 (8.76%) Oracle Database
3 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.12%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.61%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.09%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.09%) HBase
8 3 (1.55%) OLTP
9 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.03%) DB2
9 2 (1.03%) Big Data
9 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 60 (30.93%) JUnit
2 54 (27.84%) Eclipse
3 36 (18.56%) Ant
4 35 (18.04%) Maven
5 13 (6.70%) Git (software)
6 12 (6.19%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.67%) Redmine
8 10 (5.15%) Subversion
9 9 (4.64%) Gradle
10 8 (4.12%) Mockito
11 6 (3.09%) Selenium
12 4 (2.06%) Gerrit
13 3 (1.55%) NetBeans
14 1 (0.52%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (0.52%) Hudson
14 1 (0.52%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 14 (7.22%) Finance
2 10 (5.15%) Automotive
3 7 (3.61%) Retail
4 6 (3.09%) Military
4 6 (3.09%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.06%) Marketing
5 4 (2.06%) Games
6 3 (1.55%) iGaming
6 3 (1.55%) Banking
6 3 (1.55%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (57.22%) J2EE
2 85 (43.81%) Spring
3 71 (36.60%) Hibernate
4 67 (34.54%) HTML
5 64 (32.99%) XML
6 59 (30.41%) Web Services
7 53 (27.32%) CSS
8 51 (26.29%) SOAP
9 50 (25.77%) JMS
10 45 (23.20%) JSP
11 30 (15.46%) jQuery
12 28 (14.43%) JDBC
13 25 (12.89%) Ajax
14 23 (11.86%) Java EE
14 23 (11.86%) EJB
15 21 (10.82%) AngularJS
16 20 (10.31%) REST
16 20 (10.31%) JSON
17 18 (9.28%) JNDI
17 18 (9.28%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.15%) User Experience
4 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.09%) Statistics
6 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.55%) Physics
6 3 (1.55%) Online Games
6 3 (1.55%) Xbox
7 1 (0.52%) iSeries
7 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.52%) Open Source
7 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 57 (29.38%) Linux
2 36 (18.56%) UNIX
3 31 (15.98%) Windows
4 6 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (25.26%) OO
3 40 (20.62%) Software Engineering
4 38 (19.59%) OOP
5 35 (18.04%) TDD
5 35 (18.04%) Scrum
6 34 (17.53%) Unit Testing
7 30 (15.46%) MVC
8 29 (14.95%) E-Commerce
9 22 (11.34%) Mentoring
10 20 (10.31%) UML
11 16 (8.25%) Web Development
12 12 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (5.67%) Pair Programming
14 9 (4.64%) Automated Testing
15 8 (4.12%) BDD
16 6 (3.09%) MapReduce
16 6 (3.09%) Requirements Management
16 6 (3.09%) Data Modelling
16 6 (3.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 194 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (39.69%) SQL
3 66 (34.02%) JavaScript
4 21 (10.82%) C++
5 10 (5.15%) XPath
5 10 (5.15%) Python
6 8 (4.12%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (3.09%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.09%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.09%) C
7 6 (3.09%) C#
8 2 (1.03%) Scala
9 1 (0.52%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 56 (28.87%) Degree
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (2.06%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.06%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) OCA
4 2 (1.03%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.09%) HDFS
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (33.51%) Oracle
2 11 (5.67%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.12%) SAP
4 6 (3.09%) VMware
4 6 (3.09%) Hortonworks
5 4 (2.06%) Hitachi
5 4 (2.06%) Sybase
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) IBM
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.52%) Sun
6 1 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
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