The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 334 490 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.47% 13.11% 13.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.73% 21.45% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 306 433 528
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Java
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1996 2284 2672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.62% 61.09% 62.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 2051 2435
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Java Salary Trend in Manchester

Java
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Manchester

Java
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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 -3 24 £36,000 +10.76% 12
Bolton +22 23 £45,000 - 5
Salford +4 23 £40,000 +23.07%
Altrincham +3 18 £42,500 - 7
Wigan -15 7 - - 1
Sale -3 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Cheadle - 2 - - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 332 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (40.18%) SQL
3 208 (27.23%) C#
4 193 (25.26%) J2EE
5 190 (24.87%) HTML
5 190 (24.87%) Degree
6 189 (24.74%) JavaScript
7 177 (23.17%) .NET
8 166 (21.73%) Spring
9 164 (21.47%) Oracle
10 162 (21.20%) Linux
11 145 (18.98%) Software Engineering
12 141 (18.46%) Scrum
13 134 (17.54%) OO
14 132 (17.28%) XML
15 119 (15.58%) CSS
16 118 (15.45%) Hibernate
17 117 (15.31%) C++
18 112 (14.66%) Finance
19 109 (14.27%) Web Services
20 105 (13.74%) E-Commerce
21 97 (12.70%) Computer Science
22 95 (12.43%) Windows
23 91 (11.91%) UNIX
24 89 (11.65%) SOAP
25 88 (11.52%) Eclipse
26 85 (11.13%) Java EE
27 83 (10.86%) TDD
28 80 (10.47%) OOP
29 78 (10.21%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 75 (9.82%) Tomcat
2 69 (9.03%) Apache
3 53 (6.94%) WebSphere
4 45 (5.89%) JBoss
5 24 (3.14%) WebLogic
6 20 (2.62%) IIS
7 19 (2.49%) nginx
8 15 (1.96%) GlassFish
9 11 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.31%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.18%) CICS
12 6 (0.79%) Jetty
12 6 (0.79%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.65%) SAS
14 4 (0.52%) WordPress
14 4 (0.52%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.52%) Node.js
14 4 (0.52%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.92%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.92%) MS Project
3 6 (0.79%) MS Office
4 2 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.05%) Magento
2 7 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.13%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.57%) Google App Engine
2 12 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (1.05%) Google Apps
4 5 (0.65%) SaaS
4 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.80%) HTTP
2 21 (2.75%) Internet
3 6 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.79%) DNS
4 5 (0.65%) IPsec
4 5 (0.65%) DHCP
4 5 (0.65%) FTP
5 4 (0.52%) ATM
6 2 (0.26%) Broadband
6 2 (0.26%) Extranet
6 2 (0.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.13%) SSH
7 1 (0.13%) NFC
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) Intranet
7 1 (0.13%) LAN
7 1 (0.13%) WAN
7 1 (0.13%) SMTP
7 1 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 67 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 66 (8.64%) MySQL
4 33 (4.32%) Oracle Database
5 32 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (3.80%) RDBMS
7 26 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 26 (3.40%) Big Data
8 20 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 20 (2.62%) DB2
9 16 (2.09%) NoSQL
9 16 (2.09%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.44%) Hazelcast
11 10 (1.31%) Amazon Redshift
12 9 (1.18%) OLTP
12 9 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.92%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.52%) Apache Hive
16 3 (0.39%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 88 (11.52%) Eclipse
2 69 (9.03%) JUnit
3 67 (8.77%) Maven
4 51 (6.68%) Selenium
5 37 (4.84%) Git (software)
6 26 (3.40%) Jenkins
7 24 (3.14%) JIRA
8 20 (2.62%) Subversion
9 18 (2.36%) NUnit
10 17 (2.23%) Ant
11 16 (2.09%) Gradle
12 15 (1.96%) MSTest
13 14 (1.83%) WatiN
14 12 (1.57%) WebDriver
14 12 (1.57%) NetBeans
15 9 (1.18%) IntelliJ
16 8 (1.05%) Xcode
16 8 (1.05%) Redmine
17 7 (0.92%) SoapUI
18 6 (0.79%) Cucumber
General
1 112 (14.66%) Finance
2 45 (5.89%) Retail
3 30 (3.93%) Banking
4 21 (2.75%) Marketing
4 21 (2.75%) Games
4 21 (2.75%) Automotive
5 19 (2.49%) Advertising
6 14 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.31%) German Language
8 9 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.05%) Military
9 8 (1.05%) Italian Language
9 8 (1.05%) Turkish Language
10 5 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.39%) Publishing
11 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.39%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 492 (64.40%) Developer
2 259 (33.90%) Java Developer
3 88 (11.52%) Senior Developer
4 73 (9.55%) Software Engineer
5 64 (8.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 51 (6.68%) Software Developer
7 35 (4.58%) Applications Developer
7 35 (4.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 31 (4.06%) Architect
9 30 (3.93%) Graduate
10 27 (3.53%) Applications Support
11 26 (3.40%) Oracle Developer
11 26 (3.40%) Tester
11 26 (3.40%) Analyst
12 24 (3.14%) Senior Software Developer
13 23 (3.01%) Development Manager
13 23 (3.01%) Consultant
13 23 (3.01%) Java Software Engineer
14 22 (2.88%) Team Leader
14 22 (2.88%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (25.26%) J2EE
2 190 (24.87%) HTML
3 177 (23.17%) .NET
4 166 (21.73%) Spring
5 132 (17.28%) XML
6 119 (15.58%) CSS
7 118 (15.45%) Hibernate
8 109 (14.27%) Web Services
9 89 (11.65%) SOAP
10 85 (11.13%) Java EE
11 71 (9.29%) JMS
12 68 (8.90%) jQuery
13 62 (8.12%) Servlets
13 62 (8.12%) HTML5
14 61 (7.98%) JSP
15 55 (7.20%) ASP.NET
16 50 (6.54%) Ajax
17 47 (6.15%) REST
18 43 (5.63%) J2SE
19 37 (4.84%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 97 (12.70%) Computer Science
2 43 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (5.10%) User Experience
4 36 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.01%) Mathematics
6 14 (1.83%) Mainframe
7 13 (1.70%) Open Source
8 12 (1.57%) Xbox
9 9 (1.18%) Online Games
9 9 (1.18%) Physics
10 8 (1.05%) 3D Graphics
11 7 (0.92%) Mobile Games
11 7 (0.92%) Statistics
12 6 (0.79%) Smart Meter
13 5 (0.65%) Telematics
13 5 (0.65%) Informatics
13 5 (0.65%) Blog
13 5 (0.65%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 162 (21.20%) Linux
2 95 (12.43%) Windows
3 91 (11.91%) UNIX
4 54 (7.07%) Android
5 37 (4.84%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (0.79%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.52%) Solaris
10 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.26%) CentOS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (18.98%) Software Engineering
3 141 (18.46%) Scrum
4 134 (17.54%) OO
5 105 (13.74%) E-Commerce
6 83 (10.86%) TDD
7 80 (10.47%) OOP
8 77 (10.08%) Unit Testing
9 59 (7.72%) MVC
10 50 (6.54%) Mentoring
11 44 (5.76%) Project Management
12 42 (5.50%) UML
12 42 (5.50%) Automated Testing
13 35 (4.58%) BDD
14 34 (4.45%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (4.32%) Coaching
16 31 (4.06%) Stakeholder Management
17 27 (3.53%) Pair Programming
18 26 (3.40%) Android Development
19 22 (2.88%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 307 (40.18%) SQL
2 208 (27.23%) C#
3 189 (24.74%) JavaScript
4 117 (15.31%) C++
5 75 (9.82%) PHP
6 66 (8.64%) Ruby
7 45 (5.89%) Python
8 39 (5.10%) C
9 38 (4.97%) PL/SQL
10 26 (3.40%) Objective-C
11 23 (3.01%) Perl
11 23 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 21 (2.75%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.75%) XPath
13 11 (1.44%) Scala
13 11 (1.44%) COBOL
14 9 (1.18%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.05%) PHP5
15 8 (1.05%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 190 (24.87%) Degree
2 15 (1.96%) HND
3 9 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.79%) ISEB
6 5 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.39%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.26%) RHCA
9 2 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.26%) LPIC
9 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.26%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.26%) PhD
9 2 (0.26%) CCNA
9 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.76%) QA
2 27 (3.53%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.65%) Xen
3 4 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.26%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (1.70%) Puppet
2 12 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.92%) Ansible
4 3 (0.39%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 164 (21.47%) Oracle
2 37 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 27 (3.53%) Red Hat
4 22 (2.88%) Google
5 20 (2.62%) Sybase
6 18 (2.36%) VMware
7 14 (1.83%) Telerik
8 9 (1.18%) SAP
9 8 (1.05%) Apple
10 6 (0.79%) IBM
10 6 (0.79%) Informatica
11 5 (0.65%) Tableau
12 4 (0.52%) Wonderware
12 4 (0.52%) Actimize
12 4 (0.52%) Siemens
12 4 (0.52%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.39%) Cisco
13 3 (0.39%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.39%) Zend
14 2 (0.26%) HP
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