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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 81 53 80
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 98 158 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.90% 4.01% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 4.26% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87 139 122
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
3207 3710 4083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.05% 94.19% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2659 3039 3542
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 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 7 July 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 7 July 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 0 4 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Stockport 0 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Salford -12 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Bolton 0 1 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Wigan -2 1 £22,500 -16.66% 2
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 195 (100.00%) Java
2 103 (52.82%) J2EE
3 95 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (48.21%) Spring
5 80 (41.03%) JavaScript
6 77 (39.49%) SQL
7 66 (33.85%) Hibernate
8 62 (31.79%) Oracle
9 59 (30.26%) Degree
10 58 (29.74%) HTML
11 57 (29.23%) CSS
11 57 (29.23%) Web Services
12 53 (27.18%) Linux
13 51 (26.15%) XML
14 48 (24.62%) JUnit
15 47 (24.10%) TDD
16 46 (23.59%) OO
17 43 (22.05%) Eclipse
18 42 (21.54%) SOAP
18 42 (21.54%) Software Engineering
19 39 (20.00%) JMS
20 36 (18.46%) Unit Testing
21 35 (17.95%) Java EE
21 35 (17.95%) JSP
22 34 (17.44%) Scrum
23 32 (16.41%) MVC
23 32 (16.41%) Ant
23 32 (16.41%) Tomcat
23 32 (16.41%) OOP
24 30 (15.38%) AngularJS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 32 (16.41%) Tomcat
2 25 (12.82%) WebSphere
3 19 (9.74%) WebLogic
4 15 (7.69%) JBoss
5 13 (6.67%) GlassFish
6 11 (5.64%) Apache Solr
7 10 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (3.59%) Apache Spark
8 7 (3.59%) Apache Pig
8 7 (3.59%) Apache
9 2 (1.03%) Liferay
9 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.51%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.87%) MySQL
2 21 (10.77%) SQL Server
3 20 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 17 (8.72%) Relational Database
5 15 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.59%) Apache Hive
6 7 (3.59%) HBase
6 7 (3.59%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.54%) Big Data
8 3 (1.54%) OLTP
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.03%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.51%) DB2
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.51%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 48 (24.62%) JUnit
2 43 (22.05%) Eclipse
3 32 (16.41%) Ant
4 27 (13.85%) Maven
5 11 (5.64%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.13%) Selenium
6 10 (5.13%) Subversion
7 9 (4.62%) NetBeans
8 8 (4.10%) Mockito
8 8 (4.10%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.08%) Redmine
10 4 (2.05%) Gerrit
10 4 (2.05%) Gradle
11 1 (0.51%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.51%) Hudson
11 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
General
1 17 (8.72%) Finance
2 5 (2.56%) Automotive
3 4 (2.05%) Games
3 4 (2.05%) Banking
3 4 (2.05%) Retail
4 3 (1.54%) Law
4 3 (1.54%) iGaming
5 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (52.82%) J2EE
2 94 (48.21%) Spring
3 66 (33.85%) Hibernate
4 58 (29.74%) HTML
5 57 (29.23%) CSS
5 57 (29.23%) Web Services
6 51 (26.15%) XML
7 42 (21.54%) SOAP
8 39 (20.00%) JMS
9 35 (17.95%) Java EE
9 35 (17.95%) JSP
10 30 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 29 (14.87%) JSON
12 28 (14.36%) Spring MVC
13 23 (11.79%) jQuery
14 20 (10.26%) JDBC
15 19 (9.74%) REST
16 18 (9.23%) EJB
17 16 (8.21%) Ajax
18 13 (6.67%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.87%) Computer Science
2 16 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.62%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.59%) Statistics
4 7 (3.59%) User Experience
5 3 (1.54%) Physics
5 3 (1.54%) Online Games
6 2 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.51%) Wiki
7 1 (0.51%) iSeries
7 1 (0.51%) Telematics
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.18%) Linux
2 26 (13.33%) UNIX
3 20 (10.26%) Windows
4 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.54%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.51%) AIX
5 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (24.10%) TDD
3 46 (23.59%) OO
4 42 (21.54%) Software Engineering
5 36 (18.46%) Unit Testing
6 34 (17.44%) Scrum
7 32 (16.41%) MVC
7 32 (16.41%) OOP
8 27 (13.85%) E-Commerce
9 26 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (10.77%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.18%) Web Development
12 13 (6.67%) UML
13 11 (5.64%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (5.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (5.13%) SDLC
14 10 (5.13%) OOD
14 10 (5.13%) Pair Programming
14 10 (5.13%) Multithreading
15 9 (4.62%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 195 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 77 (39.49%) SQL
4 24 (12.31%) C++
5 11 (5.64%) Python
6 10 (5.13%) CoffeeScript
7 7 (3.59%) XPath
7 7 (3.59%) C
8 5 (2.56%) C#
9 4 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.03%) Scala
12 1 (0.51%) Groovy
12 1 (0.51%) RPG
Qualifications
1 59 (30.26%) Degree
2 5 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (2.05%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.54%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.03%) OCA
5 2 (1.03%) OCAJ
5 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.59%) HDFS
2 2 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.51%) Salt
2 1 (0.51%) Graphite
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (31.79%) Oracle
2 8 (4.10%) SAP
2 8 (4.10%) IBM
3 7 (3.59%) Hortonworks
4 6 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.05%) Hitachi
6 3 (1.54%) Google
7 2 (1.03%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) Sybase
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.51%) Sun
8 1 (0.51%) Splunk
8 1 (0.51%) Jaspersoft
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