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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 97 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 95 197 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.41% 5.30% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 5.60% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 91 189 219
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
3752 3521 4179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.08% 94.73% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3249 3085 3711
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 10 £37,500 +1.35% 4
Salford - 10 £43,000 -
Altrincham -2 9 £42,500 - 4
Sale -3 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Bolton - 2 £32,500 - 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 266 (100.00%) Java
2 143 (53.76%) J2EE
3 137 (51.50%) Spring
4 134 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (36.84%) Hibernate
6 93 (34.96%) SQL
7 83 (31.20%) HTML
8 75 (28.20%) Scrum
9 67 (25.19%) Oracle
10 65 (24.44%) XML
10 65 (24.44%) Linux
11 61 (22.93%) JMS
12 60 (22.56%) JUnit
12 60 (22.56%) Software Engineering
13 58 (21.80%) Tomcat
14 57 (21.43%) SOAP
15 56 (21.05%) Eclipse
16 55 (20.68%) Maven
17 54 (20.30%) JSP
17 54 (20.30%) JavaScript
18 53 (19.92%) E-Commerce
18 53 (19.92%) Java EE
19 52 (19.55%) Web Services
20 49 (18.42%) Degree
21 47 (17.67%) Unit Testing
21 47 (17.67%) CSS
22 45 (16.92%) OO
23 44 (16.54%) OOP
23 44 (16.54%) J2SE
24 42 (15.79%) MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 58 (21.80%) Tomcat
2 42 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 39 (14.66%) JBoss
4 33 (12.41%) Apache
5 17 (6.39%) WebLogic
6 15 (5.64%) GlassFish
7 11 (4.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.50%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.13%) Liferay
10 2 (0.75%) Confluence
10 2 (0.75%) IIS
11 1 (0.38%) Jetty
11 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.38%) MS Project
1 1 (0.38%) MS Office
1 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.52%) HTTP
2 4 (1.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.28%) MySQL
2 27 (10.15%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.39%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.51%) Hazelcast
5 11 (4.14%) DB2
6 8 (3.01%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
10 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.38%) Informix
Development Applications
1 60 (22.56%) JUnit
2 56 (21.05%) Eclipse
3 55 (20.68%) Maven
4 19 (7.14%) Selenium
4 19 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 15 (5.64%) Ant
5 15 (5.64%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.89%) Gradle
7 11 (4.14%) NetBeans
8 10 (3.76%) Subversion
9 8 (3.01%) Redmine
10 4 (1.50%) Mockito
10 4 (1.50%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.75%) JIRA
12 1 (0.38%) JMeter
12 1 (0.38%) Xcode
12 1 (0.38%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (7.89%) Finance
1 21 (7.89%) Automotive
2 20 (7.52%) Retail
3 15 (5.64%) Advertising
4 8 (3.01%) Aerospace
4 8 (3.01%) Military
4 8 (3.01%) Marketing
5 4 (1.50%) Banking
6 3 (1.13%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.13%) Publishing
6 3 (1.13%) Games
7 2 (0.75%) Back Office
7 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (53.76%) J2EE
2 137 (51.50%) Spring
3 98 (36.84%) Hibernate
4 83 (31.20%) HTML
5 65 (24.44%) XML
6 61 (22.93%) JMS
7 57 (21.43%) SOAP
8 54 (20.30%) JSP
9 53 (19.92%) Java EE
10 52 (19.55%) Web Services
11 47 (17.67%) CSS
12 44 (16.54%) J2SE
13 42 (15.79%) Ajax
14 40 (15.04%) Servlets
15 37 (13.91%) jQuery
16 26 (9.77%) Grails
17 24 (9.02%) WebSphere MQ
18 22 (8.27%) JDBC
19 20 (7.52%) XSLT
19 20 (7.52%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.02%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.89%) User Experience
4 12 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.51%) Xbox
5 4 (1.50%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.13%) Open Source
7 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.38%) DTV
8 1 (0.38%) Handset
8 1 (0.38%) Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.44%) Linux
2 32 (12.03%) Windows
3 23 (8.65%) UNIX
4 16 (6.02%) Android
5 15 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.50%) Solaris
7 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (28.20%) Scrum
3 60 (22.56%) Software Engineering
4 53 (19.92%) E-Commerce
5 47 (17.67%) Unit Testing
6 45 (16.92%) OO
7 44 (16.54%) OOP
8 42 (15.79%) MVC
9 36 (13.53%) TDD
10 28 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 22 (8.27%) UML
12 20 (7.52%) Pair Programming
13 13 (4.89%) Coaching
14 12 (4.51%) Change Control
14 12 (4.51%) Automated Testing
15 10 (3.76%) BDD
16 9 (3.38%) Logistics
17 8 (3.01%) Web Development
18 7 (2.63%) Web Application Development
19 6 (2.26%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 266 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (34.96%) SQL
3 54 (20.30%) JavaScript
4 20 (7.52%) XPath
5 15 (5.64%) C#
5 15 (5.64%) C++
6 14 (5.26%) C
7 9 (3.38%) PHP
8 6 (2.26%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.88%) Perl
10 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.50%) Groovy
11 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 49 (18.42%) Degree
2 5 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.13%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.38%) SLA
1 1 (0.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Puppet
2 3 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (25.19%) Oracle
2 19 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 12 (4.51%) Sybase
4 6 (2.26%) VMware
5 2 (0.75%) Endeca
6 1 (0.38%) SAP
6 1 (0.38%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe
6 1 (0.38%) Sun
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