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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 102 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 91 184 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.39% 4.56% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 4.81% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 85 170 184
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
3649 3828 3913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.65% 94.94% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 3201 3397
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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 -1 11 £42,500 - 2
Stockport +3 10 £39,500 +12.85% 3
Cheadle - 4 £38,750 -
Salford - 3 £43,000 -
Bolton - 1 £40,000 - 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 122 (57.82%) J2EE
3 117 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (46.92%) Spring
5 90 (42.65%) SQL
6 78 (36.97%) Hibernate
7 72 (34.12%) HTML
8 69 (32.70%) Oracle
9 64 (30.33%) JavaScript
9 64 (30.33%) XML
10 62 (29.38%) JUnit
11 61 (28.91%) Linux
12 60 (28.44%) Web Services
13 58 (27.49%) Eclipse
14 55 (26.07%) SOAP
15 53 (25.12%) JSP
15 53 (25.12%) Degree
16 52 (24.64%) OO
17 50 (23.70%) JMS
17 50 (23.70%) CSS
17 50 (23.70%) Scrum
18 47 (22.27%) Software Engineering
19 46 (21.80%) OOP
20 43 (20.38%) Unit Testing
21 42 (19.91%) Tomcat
22 40 (18.96%) E-Commerce
23 39 (18.48%) TDD
24 36 (17.06%) Maven
25 34 (16.11%) UNIX
26 32 (15.17%) JBoss

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 42 (19.91%) Tomcat
2 32 (15.17%) JBoss
3 30 (14.22%) WebSphere
4 23 (10.90%) WebLogic
5 18 (8.53%) GlassFish
6 16 (7.58%) Apache
7 10 (4.74%) Apache Solr
8 9 (4.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.42%) Liferay
10 2 (0.95%) IIS
11 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.22%) MySQL
2 19 (9.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 12 (5.69%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.32%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.42%) OLTP
8 2 (0.95%) Big Data
8 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.95%) DB2
9 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (29.38%) JUnit
2 58 (27.49%) Eclipse
3 36 (17.06%) Maven
4 29 (13.74%) Ant
5 15 (7.11%) Git (software)
6 14 (6.64%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.21%) Redmine
7 11 (5.21%) Subversion
8 10 (4.74%) Gradle
8 10 (4.74%) Selenium
9 8 (3.79%) Mockito
10 5 (2.37%) NetBeans
11 4 (1.90%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.47%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.47%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.47%) JIRA
12 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.47%) JMeter
General
1 15 (7.11%) Finance
2 13 (6.16%) Automotive
2 13 (6.16%) Retail
3 8 (3.79%) Advertising
4 6 (2.84%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.84%) Military
5 4 (1.90%) Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Games
5 4 (1.90%) Marketing
6 3 (1.42%) iGaming
6 3 (1.42%) Law
7 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (57.82%) J2EE
2 99 (46.92%) Spring
3 78 (36.97%) Hibernate
4 72 (34.12%) HTML
5 64 (30.33%) XML
6 60 (28.44%) Web Services
7 55 (26.07%) SOAP
8 53 (25.12%) JSP
9 50 (23.70%) CSS
9 50 (23.70%) JMS
10 31 (14.69%) jQuery
11 30 (14.22%) Java EE
12 29 (13.74%) Ajax
13 27 (12.80%) JDBC
14 22 (10.43%) EJB
15 21 (9.95%) JSON
16 19 (9.00%) J2SE
17 18 (8.53%) Servlets
18 16 (7.58%) JNDI
18 16 (7.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.27%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.79%) User Experience
5 5 (2.37%) Xbox
6 3 (1.42%) Online Games
6 3 (1.42%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.42%) Physics
7 2 (0.95%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.47%) Open Source
8 1 (0.47%) iSeries
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 61 (28.91%) Linux
2 34 (16.11%) UNIX
3 29 (13.74%) Windows
4 6 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.37%) Solaris
6 1 (0.47%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (24.64%) OO
3 50 (23.70%) Scrum
4 47 (22.27%) Software Engineering
5 46 (21.80%) OOP
6 43 (20.38%) Unit Testing
7 40 (18.96%) E-Commerce
8 39 (18.48%) TDD
9 32 (15.17%) Mentoring
10 30 (14.22%) MVC
11 23 (10.90%) UML
12 17 (8.06%) Web Development
13 13 (6.16%) Pair Programming
14 12 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (5.21%) Automated Testing
16 10 (4.74%) BDD
17 8 (3.79%) Change Control
18 7 (3.32%) Coaching
19 6 (2.84%) People Management
19 6 (2.84%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (42.65%) SQL
3 64 (30.33%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.48%) C++
5 10 (4.74%) XPath
6 8 (3.79%) C#
7 7 (3.32%) C
8 6 (2.84%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.37%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.90%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (1.90%) Python
10 4 (1.90%) PHP
11 2 (0.95%) Scala
12 1 (0.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 53 (25.12%) Degree
2 5 (2.37%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.95%) OCAJ
4 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.95%) OCA
5 1 (0.47%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 69 (32.70%) Oracle
2 11 (5.21%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.84%) VMware
4 4 (1.90%) Sybase
5 2 (0.95%) SAP
6 1 (0.47%) IBM
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.47%) Sun
6 1 (0.47%) Google
6 1 (0.47%) Jaspersoft
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