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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 487 378 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.06% 10.32% 11.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.47% 19.30% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 419 326 367
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1840 1959 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.12% 53.48% 57.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1705 1955
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +11 30 £41,250 +19.56% 13
Bolton +15 16 £40,000 -13.04% 1
Cheadle +4 11 £45,000 +16.12% 6
Salford +12 8 £37,500 -6.83% 2
Altrincham -2 7 £42,500 - 9
Bury - 5 £55,000 - 2
Oldham +2 3 - - 1
Wigan +4 1 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 504 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (30.68%) SQL
3 251 (29.39%) JavaScript
4 237 (27.75%) .NET
5 224 (26.23%) C#
6 208 (24.36%) Software Engineering
7 198 (23.19%) Oracle
8 193 (22.60%) Web Services
9 187 (21.90%) HTML
10 183 (21.43%) XML
11 178 (20.84%) Degree
12 177 (20.73%) Scrum
13 171 (20.02%) Spring
14 160 (18.74%) OO
15 159 (18.62%) CSS
16 147 (17.21%) Linux
17 146 (17.10%) C++
18 143 (16.74%) SOAP
19 139 (16.28%) J2EE
20 134 (15.69%) PHP
21 128 (14.99%) SQL Server
22 127 (14.87%) Continuous Integration
23 124 (14.52%) Java EE
24 123 (14.40%) TDD
24 123 (14.40%) Hibernate
25 119 (13.93%) MySQL
26 117 (13.70%) Selenium
27 116 (13.58%) QA
28 108 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
29 96 (11.24%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 57 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 52 (6.09%) Node.js
3 48 (5.62%) Tomcat
4 39 (4.57%) Apache
5 27 (3.16%) JBoss
6 25 (2.93%) WebLogic
7 24 (2.81%) CMS
8 22 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 21 (2.46%) SharePoint
10 17 (1.99%) nginx
11 15 (1.76%) Mule
12 12 (1.41%) Drupal
12 12 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (1.29%) IIS
13 11 (1.29%) Umbraco
14 10 (1.17%) Alfresco
14 10 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (1.17%) GeoServer
15 9 (1.05%) Liferay
Applications
1 20 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.35%) MS Office
4 3 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.23%) SAP MII
3 2 (0.23%) Sonata
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 108 (12.65%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (5.50%) SaaS
3 37 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (2.93%) PaaS
5 21 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (1.99%) Amazon S3
7 16 (1.87%) GitHub
8 12 (1.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 12 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.47%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.23%) IaaS
12 2 (0.23%) Trello
13 1 (0.12%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.86%) Internet
2 26 (3.04%) HTTP
3 17 (1.99%) Network Security
4 15 (1.76%) SSL
5 8 (0.94%) SPDY
6 3 (0.35%) DHCP
6 3 (0.35%) DNS
6 3 (0.35%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.23%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.23%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.12%) LAN
8 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 119 (13.93%) MySQL
3 68 (7.96%) NoSQL
4 61 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 51 (5.97%) Relational Database
6 45 (5.27%) Oracle Database
7 41 (4.80%) Big Data
8 30 (3.51%) MongoDB
9 25 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (2.11%) Redis
11 16 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 14 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.52%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.41%) Couchbase
14 12 (1.41%) GIS
14 12 (1.41%) Hazelcast
14 12 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 117 (13.70%) Selenium
2 91 (10.66%) Git (software)
3 82 (9.60%) JUnit
4 78 (9.13%) Jenkins
5 68 (7.96%) Maven
6 47 (5.50%) JIRA
7 44 (5.15%) Eclipse
8 39 (4.57%) Oracle Forms
8 39 (4.57%) WebDriver
9 33 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 32 (3.75%) NUnit
11 31 (3.63%) Cucumber
11 31 (3.63%) Subversion
12 30 (3.51%) MSTest
12 30 (3.51%) Visual Studio
13 25 (2.93%) Ant
14 20 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (2.34%) SoapUI
15 18 (2.11%) NetBeans
16 16 (1.87%) Appium
General
1 96 (11.24%) Finance
2 31 (3.63%) Retail
3 30 (3.51%) Games
4 16 (1.87%) Marketing
5 13 (1.52%) Banking
6 6 (0.70%) Back Office
6 6 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.59%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.59%) Automotive
8 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.35%) Advertising
9 3 (0.35%) iGaming
9 3 (0.35%) Law
10 2 (0.23%) Legal
10 2 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 454 (53.16%) Developer
2 297 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 101 (11.83%) Software Developer
4 92 (10.77%) Software Engineer
5 88 (10.30%) Senior Developer
6 67 (7.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 61 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
8 50 (5.85%) Java Engineer
9 49 (5.74%) Analyst
10 47 (5.50%) Lead Developer
11 46 (5.39%) Architect
12 44 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
13 41 (4.80%) .NET Software Engineer
13 41 (4.80%) C# Software Engineer
14 39 (4.57%) Consultant
15 36 (4.22%) Test Analyst
16 33 (3.86%) Agile Developer
17 32 (3.75%) SQL Developer
18 31 (3.63%) Agile Java Developer
19 29 (3.40%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (27.75%) .NET
2 193 (22.60%) Web Services
3 187 (21.90%) HTML
4 183 (21.43%) XML
5 171 (20.02%) Spring
6 159 (18.62%) CSS
7 143 (16.74%) SOAP
8 139 (16.28%) J2EE
9 124 (14.52%) Java EE
10 123 (14.40%) Hibernate
11 96 (11.24%) RESTful
12 91 (10.66%) jQuery
13 69 (8.08%) AngularJS
14 67 (7.85%) HTML5
15 66 (7.73%) JSON
16 61 (7.14%) ASP.NET
16 61 (7.14%) JMS
17 57 (6.67%) REST
18 49 (5.74%) JSP
19 43 (5.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 87 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 54 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.33%) Mathematics
4 37 (4.33%) Mobile App
5 34 (3.98%) User Experience
6 26 (3.04%) Statistics
7 24 (2.81%) Algorithms
8 21 (2.46%) iPad
9 17 (1.99%) Blog
9 17 (1.99%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.17%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.17%) Replication
11 7 (0.82%) Physics
12 6 (0.70%) Kinect
13 5 (0.59%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.59%) Online Games
14 4 (0.47%) BBC
14 4 (0.47%) iDTV
14 4 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 147 (17.21%) Linux
2 53 (6.21%) Android
3 52 (6.09%) Windows
4 36 (4.22%) CentOS
5 35 (4.10%) Unix
6 32 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (3.04%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.47%) Debian
10 3 (0.35%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.35%) SUSE
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (24.36%) Software Engineering
3 177 (20.73%) Scrum
4 160 (18.74%) OO
5 127 (14.87%) Continuous Integration
6 123 (14.40%) TDD
7 89 (10.42%) OOD
8 85 (9.95%) Mentoring
9 80 (9.37%) BDD
9 80 (9.37%) Web Development
10 79 (9.25%) SOA
11 78 (9.13%) DevOps
12 75 (8.78%) Unit Testing
13 72 (8.43%) E-Commerce
14 70 (8.20%) SDLC
15 60 (7.03%) Open Source
16 51 (5.97%) MVC
16 51 (5.97%) Test Scripting
17 48 (5.62%) Continuous Delivery
17 48 (5.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 262 (30.68%) SQL
2 251 (29.39%) JavaScript
3 224 (26.23%) C#
4 146 (17.10%) C++
5 134 (15.69%) PHP
6 79 (9.25%) Python
7 65 (7.61%) Ruby
8 51 (5.97%) C
8 51 (5.97%) Scala
9 47 (5.50%) Objective-C
10 45 (5.27%) PL/SQL
11 31 (3.63%) Perl
12 30 (3.51%) Shell Script
13 26 (3.04%) T-SQL
14 19 (2.22%) TypeScript
14 19 (2.22%) VB.NET
15 16 (1.87%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.87%) Go
16 12 (1.41%) VB
17 10 (1.17%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 178 (20.84%) Degree
2 21 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.99%) CHECK Team Leader
3 17 (1.99%) CREST Certified
4 16 (1.87%) ISEB
5 14 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.41%) PhD
7 5 (0.59%) Cyber Scheme
7 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.59%) Tigerscheme
8 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.35%) MBA
9 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.35%) RHCT
10 2 (0.23%) HND
10 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.23%) RHCE
10 2 (0.23%) SANS
10 2 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (13.58%) QA
2 7 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.23%) SDET
4 1 (0.12%) COSHH
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 40 (4.68%) Docker
2 4 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) HDFS
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 66 (7.73%) Puppet
2 19 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.05%) Ansible
4 7 (0.82%) Packer
5 4 (0.47%) Grafana
5 4 (0.47%) Graphite
5 4 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.47%) Terraform
5 4 (0.47%) Uchiwa
6 2 (0.23%) SELinux
7 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.12%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 198 (23.19%) Oracle
2 46 (5.39%) Microsoft
3 39 (4.57%) IBM
4 35 (4.10%) Google
5 24 (2.81%) webMethods
6 19 (2.22%) WSO2
7 17 (1.99%) Atlassian
7 17 (1.99%) SaltStack
8 14 (1.64%) Apple
9 13 (1.52%) EPiServer
9 13 (1.52%) SAP
10 12 (1.41%) Sitecore
11 11 (1.29%) Perforce
12 10 (1.17%) ESRI
12 10 (1.17%) MuleSoft
13 7 (0.82%) BEA
13 7 (0.82%) HP
13 7 (0.82%) TIBCO
14 6 (0.70%) Adobe
14 6 (0.70%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits and Excellent Training and
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + flexitime + pension + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Big Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, Etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago