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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 78 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 136 195 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.21% 5.19% 5.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 5.47% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 125 182 222
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4010 3563 4217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.53% 94.86% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3103 3801
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 -2 11 £42,500 - 2
Stockport -9 11 £36,000 -8.28% 5
Salford +1 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Sale -2 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Bolton - 2 £32,500 -
Wigan -17 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 305 (100.00%) Java
2 168 (55.08%) Spring
3 156 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (49.51%) J2EE
5 112 (36.72%) Hibernate
6 99 (32.46%) SQL
7 90 (29.51%) Scrum
8 87 (28.52%) Linux
9 86 (28.20%) HTML
10 85 (27.87%) Tomcat
11 80 (26.23%) XML
12 75 (24.59%) JMS
13 70 (22.95%) Maven
14 68 (22.30%) Software Engineering
14 68 (22.30%) E-Commerce
15 65 (21.31%) Oracle
16 61 (20.00%) SOAP
17 60 (19.67%) Web Services
18 59 (19.34%) Java EE
19 56 (18.36%) JavaScript
20 55 (18.03%) JUnit
21 54 (17.70%) JSP
21 54 (17.70%) Servlets
21 54 (17.70%) J2SE
21 54 (17.70%) Eclipse
22 51 (16.72%) WebSphere
23 50 (16.39%) CSS
24 47 (15.41%) MVC
24 47 (15.41%) Degree
25 44 (14.43%) JBoss

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 85 (27.87%) Tomcat
2 51 (16.72%) WebSphere
3 44 (14.43%) JBoss
4 35 (11.48%) Apache
5 15 (4.92%) WebLogic
6 13 (4.26%) GlassFish
7 12 (3.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (2.30%) Confluence
9 6 (1.97%) Jetty
10 5 (1.64%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.98%) Liferay
12 2 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.66%) IIS
13 1 (0.33%) FileNet
13 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.33%) Mule
13 1 (0.33%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) MS Project
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.15%) HTTP
2 7 (2.30%) Internet
3 3 (0.98%) AMQP
4 1 (0.33%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.13%) MySQL
2 32 (10.49%) SQL Server
3 21 (6.89%) Hazelcast
4 18 (5.90%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.59%) DB2
5 14 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.95%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.97%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.97%) Big Data
8 6 (1.97%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.64%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.66%) Mahout
13 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 70 (22.95%) Maven
2 55 (18.03%) JUnit
3 54 (17.70%) Eclipse
4 26 (8.52%) Git (software)
5 24 (7.87%) Selenium
6 17 (5.57%) Ant
7 16 (5.25%) Gradle
8 15 (4.92%) Jenkins
9 11 (3.61%) NetBeans
10 10 (3.28%) Subversion
11 7 (2.30%) JIRA
12 5 (1.64%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.64%) Redmine
13 4 (1.31%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.31%) Mockito
14 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.66%) Toad
14 2 (0.66%) ERwin
14 2 (0.66%) Log4j
14 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 23 (7.54%) Finance
1 23 (7.54%) Automotive
2 22 (7.21%) Retail
3 15 (4.92%) Advertising
4 9 (2.95%) Aerospace
4 9 (2.95%) Games
5 8 (2.62%) Military
5 8 (2.62%) Marketing
6 4 (1.31%) Banking
7 3 (0.98%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.98%) Publishing
8 2 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (55.08%) Spring
2 151 (49.51%) J2EE
3 112 (36.72%) Hibernate
4 86 (28.20%) HTML
5 80 (26.23%) XML
6 75 (24.59%) JMS
7 61 (20.00%) SOAP
8 60 (19.67%) Web Services
9 59 (19.34%) Java EE
10 54 (17.70%) J2SE
10 54 (17.70%) JSP
10 54 (17.70%) Servlets
11 50 (16.39%) CSS
12 41 (13.44%) Ajax
13 39 (12.79%) Grails
13 39 (12.79%) jQuery
14 36 (11.80%) XSLT
15 35 (11.48%) XML Schema
16 34 (11.15%) SAX
16 34 (11.15%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.85%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.59%) User Experience
4 12 (3.93%) Xbox
5 9 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.30%) Open Source
7 6 (1.97%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.31%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.98%) Social Media
9 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.66%) DTV
10 2 (0.66%) Clustering
11 1 (0.33%) Statistics
11 1 (0.33%) Handset
11 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 87 (28.52%) Linux
2 41 (13.44%) Windows
3 33 (10.82%) Android
4 31 (10.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.57%) UNIX
6 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.66%) AIX
7 2 (0.66%) Solaris
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (29.51%) Scrum
3 68 (22.30%) Software Engineering
3 68 (22.30%) E-Commerce
4 47 (15.41%) MVC
5 43 (14.10%) TDD
5 43 (14.10%) OO
6 42 (13.77%) Unit Testing
7 41 (13.44%) OOP
8 32 (10.49%) Mentoring
9 23 (7.54%) Pair Programming
10 18 (5.90%) UML
11 13 (4.26%) Coaching
11 13 (4.26%) BDD
12 12 (3.93%) Change Control
12 12 (3.93%) Automated Testing
13 11 (3.61%) Logistics
13 11 (3.61%) OOA/OOD
14 9 (2.95%) Configuration Management
14 9 (2.95%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 305 (100.00%) Java
2 99 (32.46%) SQL
3 56 (18.36%) JavaScript
4 35 (11.48%) XPath
5 18 (5.90%) C#
6 15 (4.92%) PHP
6 15 (4.92%) C
7 14 (4.59%) C++
8 6 (1.97%) Perl
8 6 (1.97%) Groovy
9 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.66%) Python
10 2 (0.66%) Scala
11 1 (0.33%) Clojure
11 1 (0.33%) Ada
11 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (15.41%) Degree
2 5 (1.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.62%) Puppet
2 3 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 65 (21.31%) Oracle
2 33 (10.82%) Red Hat
3 11 (3.61%) Sybase
4 4 (1.31%) VMware
4 4 (1.31%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.98%) IBM
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe
6 2 (0.66%) Actimize
6 2 (0.66%) Endeca
6 2 (0.66%) SAP
7 1 (0.33%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.33%) Twitter
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