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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 167 172 168
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 18 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.13% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.14% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 22
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
3850 3530 3737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.11% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 3073 3290
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 2014.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
(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
Cheadle - 2 - -
Java Software Engineer
North West

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (80.95%) Spring
2 17 (80.95%) Linux
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (71.43%) E-Commerce
5 14 (66.67%) Scrum
6 12 (57.14%) SOAP
6 12 (57.14%) J2EE
6 12 (57.14%) Java EE
7 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
8 9 (42.86%) Servlets
8 9 (42.86%) Maven
9 8 (38.10%) Logistics
9 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
9 8 (38.10%) .NET
9 8 (38.10%) Oracle
9 8 (38.10%) PHP
9 8 (38.10%) C#
9 8 (38.10%) Retail
9 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (33.33%) Grails
10 7 (33.33%) XML
10 7 (33.33%) JMS
10 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 7 (33.33%) J2SE
11 6 (28.57%) HTML
11 6 (28.57%) JUnit
11 6 (28.57%) JSP
11 6 (28.57%) MVC

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (19.05%) Apache
4 2 (9.52%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 4 (19.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Maven
2 6 (28.57%) JUnit
3 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium
3 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) Gradle
3 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) Mockito
4 2 (9.52%) Gerrit
4 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (38.10%) Retail
2 5 (23.81%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Spring
2 12 (57.14%) Java EE
2 12 (57.14%) J2EE
2 12 (57.14%) SOAP
3 9 (42.86%) Servlets
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (33.33%) J2SE
5 7 (33.33%) JMS
5 7 (33.33%) Grails
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) JSP
7 5 (23.81%) XML Schema
7 5 (23.81%) SAX
7 5 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (23.81%) DOM
7 5 (23.81%) XSLT
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Android
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) E-Commerce
4 14 (66.67%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) Logistics
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Change Control
7 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
7 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) PHP
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) XPath
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
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