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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 54 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 171 141 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.21% 3.72% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 3.95% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 150 129 186
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3871 3567 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.12% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3233 3108 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Salford +13 15 £40,000 +0.62%
Stockport -7 12 £39,500 +4.63% 6
Altrincham +5 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Bolton +7 3 £28,000 -37.77%
Sale +4 2 £38,750 -8.28%
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 337 (100.00%) Java
2 202 (59.94%) Spring
3 193 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
4 172 (51.04%) J2EE
5 152 (45.10%) Hibernate
6 120 (35.61%) SQL
7 113 (33.53%) Tomcat
8 112 (33.23%) Linux
9 97 (28.78%) Scrum
10 96 (28.49%) XML
11 93 (27.60%) HTML
12 82 (24.33%) JavaScript
13 74 (21.96%) Servlets
13 74 (21.96%) E-Commerce
14 73 (21.66%) Maven
15 72 (21.36%) Oracle
16 71 (21.07%) TDD
17 69 (20.47%) JMS
18 62 (18.40%) Web Services
19 61 (18.10%) CSS
19 61 (18.10%) MVC
20 59 (17.51%) WebSphere
21 56 (16.62%) JSP
22 55 (16.32%) OO
23 54 (16.02%) Java EE
23 54 (16.02%) Software Engineering
24 53 (15.73%) jQuery
25 51 (15.13%) J2SE
26 49 (14.54%) MySQL
27 47 (13.95%) SOAP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 113 (33.53%) Tomcat
2 59 (17.51%) WebSphere
3 22 (6.53%) Apache
4 21 (6.23%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (2.67%) GlassFish
6 9 (2.67%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.37%) Confluence
8 6 (1.78%) Jetty
9 4 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.19%) CMS
9 4 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.59%) Liferay
10 2 (0.59%) Mule
11 1 (0.30%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.30%) FileNet
11 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Project
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (13.65%) HTTP
2 10 (2.97%) Internet
3 5 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.19%) AMQP
5 1 (0.30%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.54%) MySQL
2 42 (12.46%) SQL Server
3 32 (9.50%) Hazelcast
3 32 (9.50%) Relational Database
4 22 (6.53%) DB2
5 15 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.56%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.78%) Big Data
7 6 (1.78%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.78%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.59%) Mahout
11 1 (0.30%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.30%) Informix
Development Applications
1 73 (21.66%) Maven
2 42 (12.46%) Eclipse
3 40 (11.87%) JUnit
4 25 (7.42%) Git (software)
5 22 (6.53%) Ant
6 21 (6.23%) Subversion
7 15 (4.45%) JIRA
8 13 (3.86%) Selenium
9 12 (3.56%) Jenkins
10 7 (2.08%) Gradle
10 7 (2.08%) Mockito
11 5 (1.48%) Hudson
11 5 (1.48%) NetBeans
11 5 (1.48%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.48%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.19%) Toad
12 4 (1.19%) ERwin
12 4 (1.19%) Log4j
12 4 (1.19%) Gerrit
12 4 (1.19%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (8.01%) Finance
1 27 (8.01%) Automotive
2 24 (7.12%) Retail
3 8 (2.37%) Games
4 5 (1.48%) Advertising
4 5 (1.48%) Marketing
5 4 (1.19%) Banking
6 2 (0.59%) Publishing
6 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.59%) Law
6 2 (0.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (59.94%) Spring
2 172 (51.04%) J2EE
3 152 (45.10%) Hibernate
4 96 (28.49%) XML
5 93 (27.60%) HTML
6 74 (21.96%) Servlets
7 69 (20.47%) JMS
8 62 (18.40%) Web Services
9 61 (18.10%) CSS
10 56 (16.62%) JSP
11 54 (16.02%) Java EE
12 53 (15.73%) jQuery
13 51 (15.13%) J2SE
14 47 (13.95%) SOAP
15 44 (13.06%) XSLT
16 42 (12.46%) Grails
17 39 (11.57%) DOM
17 39 (11.57%) XML Schema
17 39 (11.57%) SAX
18 36 (10.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.17%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.15%) Mathematics
4 11 (3.26%) User Experience
5 9 (2.67%) Open Source
6 6 (1.78%) iPhone
6 6 (1.78%) Xbox
7 5 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.19%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.19%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.89%) Social Media
10 2 (0.59%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.59%) Clustering
10 2 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.30%) Statistics
11 1 (0.30%) Handset
11 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.30%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 112 (33.23%) Linux
2 46 (13.65%) Windows
3 40 (11.87%) Android
4 34 (10.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (5.64%) UNIX
6 4 (1.19%) AIX
6 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.89%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (28.78%) Scrum
3 74 (21.96%) E-Commerce
4 71 (21.07%) TDD
5 61 (18.10%) MVC
6 55 (16.32%) OO
7 54 (16.02%) Software Engineering
8 25 (7.42%) Pair Programming
9 22 (6.53%) Mentoring
10 19 (5.64%) Web Development
11 18 (5.34%) Web Application Development
12 17 (5.04%) OOP
13 16 (4.75%) OOA/OOD
13 16 (4.75%) Unit Testing
14 15 (4.45%) BDD
14 15 (4.45%) Data Modelling
15 13 (3.86%) UML
15 13 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (3.56%) Project Management
16 12 (3.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 337 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (35.61%) SQL
3 82 (24.33%) JavaScript
4 43 (12.76%) XPath
5 19 (5.64%) C
6 18 (5.34%) C#
6 18 (5.34%) PHP
7 12 (3.56%) Scala
8 8 (2.37%) C++
9 6 (1.78%) Perl
9 6 (1.78%) Groovy
10 5 (1.48%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.48%) Ruby
11 4 (1.19%) Python
12 2 (0.59%) Ada
13 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.30%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 40 (11.87%) Degree
2 6 (1.78%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.19%) HND
4 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.56%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.37%) Puppet
2 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.59%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 72 (21.36%) Oracle
2 45 (13.35%) JBoss
3 34 (10.09%) Red Hat
4 16 (4.75%) Sybase
5 10 (2.97%) IBM
6 9 (2.67%) Google
7 5 (1.48%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.19%) Actimize
9 3 (0.89%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.59%) Endeca
11 1 (0.30%) Adobe
11 1 (0.30%) SAP
11 1 (0.30%) Chordiant
11 1 (0.30%) Twitter
11 1 (0.30%) Talend
11 1 (0.30%) WSO2
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