The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 178 159 172
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 6 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.54% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 21
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Java Software Engineer
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
3760 3526 4113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.17% 94.76% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3257 3085 3653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (82.61%) Scrum
4 18 (78.26%) J2EE
4 18 (78.26%) Spring
5 16 (69.57%) SOAP
6 15 (65.22%) E-Commerce
6 15 (65.22%) Java EE
7 14 (60.87%) Linux
8 13 (56.52%) Web Services
9 12 (52.17%) HTML
10 11 (47.83%) .NET
10 11 (47.83%) Retail
10 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
12 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
12 9 (39.13%) PHP
12 9 (39.13%) SQL
12 9 (39.13%) C#
12 9 (39.13%) Oracle
12 9 (39.13%) Logistics
13 7 (30.43%) Degree
13 7 (30.43%) JUnit
13 7 (30.43%) JSP
13 7 (30.43%) Servlets
13 7 (30.43%) OO
14 6 (26.09%) XML
14 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
14 6 (26.09%) Hibernate

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) JBoss
1 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) JUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Maven
3 4 (17.39%) Gradle
4 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium
4 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.70%) Mockito
5 2 (8.70%) Gerrit
6 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (47.83%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) J2EE
1 18 (78.26%) Spring
2 16 (69.57%) SOAP
3 15 (65.22%) Java EE
4 13 (56.52%) Web Services
5 12 (52.17%) HTML
6 11 (47.83%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
8 7 (30.43%) JSP
8 7 (30.43%) Servlets
9 6 (26.09%) XML
9 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
10 5 (21.74%) CSS
11 4 (17.39%) RESTful
12 3 (13.04%) REST
12 3 (13.04%) J2SE
13 2 (8.70%) JDBC
13 2 (8.70%) JMS
13 2 (8.70%) Grails
13 2 (8.70%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (82.61%) Scrum
4 15 (65.22%) E-Commerce
5 9 (39.13%) Logistics
6 7 (30.43%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.04%) Change Control
9 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
9 3 (13.04%) TDD
9 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.70%) RUP
10 2 (8.70%) DSDM
10 2 (8.70%) UML
10 2 (8.70%) Use Case
10 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
11 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) PHP
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) SAP