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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 181 152 167
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 11 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.67% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.71% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
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
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Stockport -12 1 £44,000 -16.19%
Java Software Engineer
North West

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (79.31%) Spring
4 21 (72.41%) Linux
4 21 (72.41%) Scrum
5 19 (65.52%) E-Commerce
6 18 (62.07%) J2EE
6 18 (62.07%) SOAP
7 17 (58.62%) Java EE
8 14 (48.28%) Web Services
9 13 (44.83%) HTML
10 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
10 12 (41.38%) Retail
11 11 (37.93%) Servlets
11 11 (37.93%) Maven
12 10 (34.48%) C#
12 10 (34.48%) PHP
12 10 (34.48%) .NET
12 10 (34.48%) Oracle
12 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
12 10 (34.48%) MVC
12 10 (34.48%) Logistics
12 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (31.03%) JUnit
13 9 (31.03%) JSP
13 9 (31.03%) XML
13 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
14 8 (27.59%) SQL
14 8 (27.59%) CSS

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.69%) JBoss
2 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
4 3 (10.34%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Maven
2 9 (31.03%) JUnit
3 7 (24.14%) Gradle
4 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
4 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
4 6 (20.69%) Selenium
5 4 (13.79%) Gerrit
6 3 (10.34%) Mockito
7 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (41.38%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Games
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) Spring
2 18 (62.07%) J2EE
2 18 (62.07%) SOAP
3 17 (58.62%) Java EE
4 14 (48.28%) Web Services
5 13 (44.83%) HTML
6 11 (37.93%) Servlets
7 10 (34.48%) .NET
7 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
8 9 (31.03%) JSP
8 9 (31.03%) XML
9 8 (27.59%) CSS
10 7 (24.14%) J2SE
10 7 (24.14%) Grails
10 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
11 6 (20.69%) JMS
12 4 (13.79%) XML Schema
12 4 (13.79%) SAX
12 4 (13.79%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (13.79%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) DTV
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Android
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (72.41%) Scrum
4 19 (65.52%) E-Commerce
5 10 (34.48%) MVC
5 10 (34.48%) Logistics
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.69%) Change Control
6 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
6 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
7 5 (17.24%) OO
8 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.79%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) PHP
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) XPath
6 3 (10.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
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