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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 76 59 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 111 165 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.09% 4.11% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 4.35% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 101 144 112
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
3420 3793 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.32% 94.56% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2847 3132 3342
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 £54,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +6 3 £43,750 -20.45% 2
Wigan 0 1 £22,500 -
Stockport -3 1 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Salford -13 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 208 (100.00%) Java
2 112 (53.85%) Spring
3 106 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (49.52%) J2EE
5 89 (42.79%) JavaScript
6 84 (40.38%) SQL
7 80 (38.46%) Hibernate
8 68 (32.69%) Web Services
9 64 (30.77%) HTML
10 60 (28.85%) Oracle
10 60 (28.85%) CSS
11 59 (28.37%) Degree
12 57 (27.40%) TDD
13 50 (24.04%) Linux
14 48 (23.08%) Software Engineering
15 46 (22.12%) Java EE
16 45 (21.63%) XML
17 42 (20.19%) SOAP
18 41 (19.71%) JUnit
18 41 (19.71%) OO
18 41 (19.71%) Eclipse
19 39 (18.75%) Tomcat
19 39 (18.75%) MySQL
19 39 (18.75%) MVC
20 38 (18.27%) JSP
21 36 (17.31%) JSON
22 35 (16.83%) Scrum
23 34 (16.35%) Spring MVC
23 34 (16.35%) Ant
23 34 (16.35%) E-Commerce

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 39 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 18 (8.65%) WebSphere
2 18 (8.65%) JBoss
3 15 (7.21%) WebLogic
4 14 (6.73%) Apache
5 13 (6.25%) Apache Solr
6 9 (4.33%) GlassFish
7 7 (3.37%) Apache Pig
7 7 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (3.37%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.48%) Liferay
9 1 (0.48%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.75%) MySQL
2 24 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 21 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.21%) Oracle Database
4 15 (7.21%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.37%) Apache Hive
6 7 (3.37%) HBase
7 4 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.44%) OLTP
9 2 (0.96%) Big Data
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.96%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.48%) DB2
Development Applications
1 41 (19.71%) JUnit
1 41 (19.71%) Eclipse
2 34 (16.35%) Ant
3 27 (12.98%) Maven
4 12 (5.77%) Selenium
4 12 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.81%) Subversion
5 10 (4.81%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.33%) Mockito
6 9 (4.33%) NetBeans
7 5 (2.40%) IntelliJ
8 4 (1.92%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.92%) Redmine
8 4 (1.92%) Gradle
9 1 (0.48%) Hudson
9 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (10.10%) Finance
2 4 (1.92%) Automotive
2 4 (1.92%) Games
2 4 (1.92%) Banking
3 3 (1.44%) Law
3 3 (1.44%) iGaming
4 2 (0.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.48%) Back Office
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (53.85%) Spring
2 103 (49.52%) J2EE
3 80 (38.46%) Hibernate
4 68 (32.69%) Web Services
5 64 (30.77%) HTML
6 60 (28.85%) CSS
7 46 (22.12%) Java EE
8 45 (21.63%) XML
9 42 (20.19%) SOAP
10 38 (18.27%) JSP
11 36 (17.31%) JSON
12 34 (16.35%) Spring MVC
13 32 (15.38%) JMS
14 31 (14.90%) AngularJS
15 22 (10.58%) RESTful
16 20 (9.62%) REST
17 18 (8.65%) jQuery
18 17 (8.17%) JDBC
19 14 (6.73%) EJB
20 13 (6.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.98%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.81%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.37%) User Experience
5 7 (3.37%) Statistics
6 3 (1.44%) Physics
6 3 (1.44%) Online Games
7 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) iSeries
8 1 (0.48%) Telematics
8 1 (0.48%) Wiki
8 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.04%) Linux
2 17 (8.17%) UNIX
3 15 (7.21%) Windows
4 2 (0.96%) AIX
4 2 (0.96%) Android
4 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (27.40%) TDD
3 48 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 41 (19.71%) OO
5 39 (18.75%) MVC
6 35 (16.83%) Scrum
7 34 (16.35%) E-Commerce
8 33 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (14.90%) Unit Testing
10 29 (13.94%) OOP
11 23 (11.06%) Mentoring
12 17 (8.17%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (7.21%) SDLC
14 13 (6.25%) Web Development
14 13 (6.25%) Multithreading
15 11 (5.29%) BDD
15 11 (5.29%) OOD
15 11 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (4.33%) Concurrent Programming
16 9 (4.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 208 (100.00%) Java
2 89 (42.79%) JavaScript
3 84 (40.38%) SQL
4 22 (10.58%) C++
5 11 (5.29%) CoffeeScript
6 10 (4.81%) Python
7 5 (2.40%) C
7 5 (2.40%) C#
7 5 (2.40%) XPath
8 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.48%) RPG
9 1 (0.48%) Groovy
9 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (28.37%) Degree
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.48%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.48%) OCA
3 1 (0.48%) OCAJ
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) WCAG
1 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.37%) HDFS
2 2 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) Salt
2 1 (0.48%) Graphite
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (28.85%) Oracle
2 8 (3.85%) SAP
2 8 (3.85%) IBM
3 7 (3.37%) Hortonworks
4 4 (1.92%) Hitachi
5 3 (1.44%) Google
6 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.48%) Splunk
7 1 (0.48%) Jaspersoft
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