The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 184 190 177
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.024% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.026% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £37,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
Java Programmer
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
3758 3913 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.77% 95.04% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3147 3235 3190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the Manchester region.

Java Programmer Salary Trend in Manchester

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) JSP
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) C
6 3 (33.33%) JBoss
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 2 (22.22%) Grails
7 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 2 (22.22%) JMS
7 2 (22.22%) MVC
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) Struts
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
5 2 (22.22%) Grails
5 2 (22.22%) Struts
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) JMS
6 1 (11.11%) WSDL
6 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 1 (11.11%) JDBC
6 1 (11.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle