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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 178 159 169
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 18 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.66% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.69% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 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 £34,250 £36,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
3949 3612 4074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.65% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3142 3682
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,646 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -8 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 26 November 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 33 (100.00%) Java
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (81.82%) Spring
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (75.76%) Linux
4 24 (72.73%) Scrum
5 23 (69.70%) E-Commerce
6 21 (63.64%) SOAP
6 21 (63.64%) J2EE
7 20 (60.61%) Java EE
8 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
8 15 (45.45%) Retail
9 14 (42.42%) Web Services
10 13 (39.39%) .NET
10 13 (39.39%) Oracle
10 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
10 13 (39.39%) PHP
10 13 (39.39%) C#
10 13 (39.39%) HTML
10 13 (39.39%) Logistics
10 13 (39.39%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (36.36%) Maven
11 12 (36.36%) Servlets
12 10 (30.30%) XML
12 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
12 10 (30.30%) MVC
13 9 (27.27%) JSP
13 9 (27.27%) JUnit
14 8 (24.24%) CSS
14 8 (24.24%) SQL

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 10 (30.30%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.18%) JBoss
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
3 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.09%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Maven
2 9 (27.27%) JUnit
3 7 (21.21%) Gradle
4 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 6 (18.18%) Selenium
5 4 (12.12%) Gerrit
6 3 (9.09%) Mockito
7 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (45.45%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Games
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) Spring
2 21 (63.64%) J2EE
2 21 (63.64%) SOAP
3 20 (60.61%) Java EE
4 14 (42.42%) Web Services
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
5 13 (39.39%) HTML
5 13 (39.39%) .NET
6 12 (36.36%) Servlets
7 10 (30.30%) XML
8 9 (27.27%) JSP
9 8 (24.24%) CSS
9 8 (24.24%) J2SE
9 8 (24.24%) Grails
10 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
10 7 (21.21%) JMS
11 5 (15.15%) XML Schema
11 5 (15.15%) SAX
11 5 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (15.15%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) DTV
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) Android
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (72.73%) Scrum
4 23 (69.70%) E-Commerce
5 13 (39.39%) Logistics
6 10 (30.30%) MVC
7 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.18%) Change Control
7 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 5 (15.15%) OO
9 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.12%) TDD
10 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
11 1 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) PHP
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.15%) XPath
6 3 (9.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
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