The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 57 77 53
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 165 118 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.11% 2.91% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 3.06% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 144 112 157
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3792 3851 3665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.54% 94.97% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3131 3341 3233
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
North West

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +11 22 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Stockport +1 11 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Bolton +2 6 £42,500 +93.18%
Altrincham +5 4 £55,000 +40.12% 2
Sale +8 2 £38,750 -17.55%
Wigan -3 1 - - 2
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 341 (100.00%) Java
2 211 (61.88%) Spring
3 180 (52.79%) J2EE
4 156 (45.75%) Hibernate
5 149 (43.70%) SQL
6 112 (32.84%) Linux
7 105 (30.79%) Tomcat
8 101 (29.62%) XML
8 101 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (27.86%) Oracle
9 95 (27.86%) OO
10 94 (27.57%) JavaScript
11 90 (26.39%) HTML
11 90 (26.39%) Scrum
12 78 (22.87%) TDD
13 77 (22.58%) E-Commerce
14 74 (21.70%) Maven
15 73 (21.41%) Servlets
16 69 (20.23%) Web Services
17 68 (19.94%) JSP
18 66 (19.35%) Eclipse
19 61 (17.89%) JMS
19 61 (17.89%) jQuery
20 59 (17.30%) MVC
21 53 (15.54%) CSS
22 50 (14.66%) WebSphere
22 50 (14.66%) Java EE
23 49 (14.37%) Degree
24 48 (14.08%) MySQL
25 47 (13.78%) Windows

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 105 (30.79%) Tomcat
2 50 (14.66%) WebSphere
3 24 (7.04%) WebLogic
4 11 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 11 (3.23%) Apache
5 8 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (2.35%) GlassFish
6 7 (2.05%) Confluence
7 6 (1.76%) Jetty
8 5 (1.47%) CMS
9 4 (1.17%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.59%) Mule
11 1 (0.29%) Liferay
11 1 (0.29%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.29%) FileNet
Applications
1 6 (1.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.85%) HTTP
2 9 (2.64%) Internet
3 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.08%) MySQL
2 44 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 41 (12.02%) Relational Database
4 25 (7.33%) DB2
5 24 (7.04%) Hazelcast
6 17 (4.99%) Oracle Database
7 12 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.76%) Big Data
8 6 (1.76%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.76%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.76%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.59%) Mahout
12 1 (0.29%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 74 (21.70%) Maven
2 66 (19.35%) Eclipse
3 45 (13.20%) JUnit
4 41 (12.02%) Ant
5 37 (10.85%) Subversion
6 29 (8.50%) Git (software)
7 23 (6.74%) Jenkins
8 19 (5.57%) NetBeans
9 16 (4.69%) Selenium
10 14 (4.11%) JIRA
10 14 (4.11%) Hudson
11 11 (3.23%) Mockito
12 9 (2.64%) Gerrit
13 6 (1.76%) JMeter
14 5 (1.47%) Mercurial
14 5 (1.47%) Gradle
15 4 (1.17%) Toad
15 4 (1.17%) Log4j
15 4 (1.17%) ERwin
15 4 (1.17%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (12.61%) Finance
2 24 (7.04%) Retail
3 20 (5.87%) Automotive
4 8 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.05%) Games
6 4 (1.17%) Marketing
7 3 (0.88%) Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Law
8 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (61.88%) Spring
2 180 (52.79%) J2EE
3 156 (45.75%) Hibernate
4 101 (29.62%) XML
5 90 (26.39%) HTML
6 73 (21.41%) Servlets
7 69 (20.23%) Web Services
8 68 (19.94%) JSP
9 61 (17.89%) JMS
9 61 (17.89%) jQuery
10 53 (15.54%) CSS
11 50 (14.66%) Java EE
12 44 (12.90%) SOAP
13 41 (12.02%) XSLT
14 37 (10.85%) Struts
15 36 (10.56%) Ajax
16 35 (10.26%) EJB
17 34 (9.97%) Grails
18 32 (9.38%) Spring MVC
18 32 (9.38%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.32%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.11%) Mathematics
4 12 (3.52%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.05%) Open Source
6 6 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.76%) iPhone
7 4 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.17%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.88%) Social Media
9 2 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.29%) DTV
10 1 (0.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 112 (32.84%) Linux
2 47 (13.78%) Windows
3 33 (9.68%) Android
4 31 (9.09%) UNIX
5 30 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.17%) AIX
6 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (27.86%) OO
3 90 (26.39%) Scrum
4 78 (22.87%) TDD
5 77 (22.58%) E-Commerce
6 59 (17.30%) MVC
7 45 (13.20%) Software Engineering
8 28 (8.21%) Pair Programming
9 27 (7.92%) Web Development
9 27 (7.92%) Unit Testing
10 26 (7.62%) OOA/OOD
11 22 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (6.16%) Web Application Development
13 19 (5.57%) BDD
14 17 (4.99%) Data Modelling
14 17 (4.99%) OOD
15 15 (4.40%) Project Management
16 14 (4.11%) UML
16 14 (4.11%) OOP
17 13 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 341 (100.00%) Java
2 149 (43.70%) SQL
3 94 (27.57%) JavaScript
4 40 (11.73%) XPath
5 17 (4.99%) PHP
5 17 (4.99%) C
6 13 (3.81%) Scala
6 13 (3.81%) C#
7 6 (1.76%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.76%) Ruby
8 4 (1.17%) C++
8 4 (1.17%) Python
9 3 (0.88%) Groovy
10 2 (0.59%) Ada
10 2 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.29%) Clojure
11 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (14.37%) Degree
2 9 (2.64%) HND
3 6 (1.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.05%) Puppet
2 2 (0.59%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 95 (27.86%) Oracle
2 46 (13.49%) JBoss
3 30 (8.80%) Red Hat
4 19 (5.57%) Sybase
5 10 (2.93%) IBM
5 10 (2.93%) Google
6 5 (1.47%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.17%) Actimize
8 2 (0.59%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe
9 1 (0.29%) SAP
9 1 (0.29%) Chordiant
9 1 (0.29%) Twitter
9 1 (0.29%) Talend
9 1 (0.29%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 10 minutes ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to £45,000 dep on experience + excel
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 dep on experience + excellent bonus & bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus great benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago