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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 401 350 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.28% 8.70% 12.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.29% 17.07% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 351 327 414
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1651 2050 2316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.57% 50.96% 61.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1852 2081
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 +5 42 £50,000 +56.25% 14
Altrincham +1 15 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Bolton +7 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheadle +4 10 £47,500 - 1
Salford -4 6 £33,750 -13.46% 1
Wigan +14 4 £32,500 -
Oldham - 2 £31,000 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

1 510 (60.28%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (37.47%) SQL
3 260 (30.73%) JavaScript
4 240 (28.37%) Spring
5 229 (27.07%) C#
6 225 (26.60%) Software Engineering
7 214 (25.30%) Web Services
8 210 (24.82%) .NET
9 181 (21.39%) HTML
10 173 (20.45%) J2EE
11 168 (19.86%) Scrum
12 166 (19.62%) Java EE
13 162 (19.15%) Oracle
14 157 (18.56%) C++
15 153 (18.09%) OO
16 152 (17.97%) Hibernate
16 152 (17.97%) Degree
17 151 (17.85%) CSS
18 148 (17.49%) XML
19 141 (16.67%) Finance
20 139 (16.43%) SQL Server
20 139 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
21 135 (15.96%) TDD
22 134 (15.84%) Linux
23 116 (13.71%) SOAP
24 115 (13.59%) E-Commerce
25 114 (13.48%) QA
26 111 (13.12%) Selenium
27 108 (12.77%) RESTful
28 98 (11.58%) PHP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 68 (8.04%) Tomcat
2 50 (5.91%) WebSphere
3 37 (4.37%) Node.js
4 35 (4.14%) Apache
5 28 (3.31%) JBoss
6 26 (3.07%) WebLogic
7 25 (2.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 23 (2.72%) CMS
9 12 (1.42%) Mule
9 12 (1.42%) SharePoint
10 11 (1.30%) Alfresco
11 10 (1.18%) IIS
11 10 (1.18%) Umbraco
12 9 (1.06%) Liferay
12 9 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.95%) ColdFusion
14 7 (0.83%) Confluence
14 7 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.83%) GlassFish
15 6 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.06%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) Mingle
4 2 (0.24%) MS Office
4 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.24%) Magento
4 2 (0.24%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 92 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.96%) SaaS
3 27 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (2.48%) PaaS
5 19 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (2.13%) Amazon S3
7 12 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (1.06%) GitHub
9 5 (0.59%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.47%) Force.com
11 3 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.35%) IaaS
11 3 (0.35%) Trello
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.66%) Internet
2 21 (2.48%) HTTP
3 10 (1.18%) Network Security
4 8 (0.95%) HTTPS
4 8 (0.95%) SPDY
5 3 (0.35%) Broadband
5 3 (0.35%) Firewall
6 1 (0.12%) DMZ
6 1 (0.12%) Intranet
6 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 96 (11.35%) MySQL
3 61 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 55 (6.50%) NoSQL
5 35 (4.14%) Oracle Database
6 26 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (2.84%) Big Data
8 23 (2.72%) RDBMS
9 22 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (2.01%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (1.65%) MongoDB
12 12 (1.42%) Couchbase
12 12 (1.42%) Hazelcast
13 10 (1.18%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.95%) Redis
15 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 111 (13.12%) Selenium
2 84 (9.93%) Git (software)
3 82 (9.69%) JUnit
4 76 (8.98%) Maven
5 73 (8.63%) Jenkins
6 66 (7.80%) Eclipse
7 54 (6.38%) Subversion
8 43 (5.08%) JIRA
9 40 (4.73%) NUnit
10 36 (4.26%) Visual Studio
10 36 (4.26%) WebDriver
11 31 (3.66%) MSTest
12 30 (3.55%) Ant
13 28 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (2.72%) Cucumber
14 23 (2.72%) NetBeans
15 21 (2.48%) HP UFT
16 17 (2.01%) IntelliJ
16 17 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
16 17 (2.01%) SoapUI
General
1 141 (16.67%) Finance
2 36 (4.26%) Games
3 27 (3.19%) Retail
4 19 (2.25%) Marketing
5 13 (1.54%) Banking
6 9 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.83%) Back Office
8 6 (0.71%) Legal
9 5 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.59%) Automotive
10 3 (0.35%) Advertising
11 1 (0.12%) Billing
11 1 (0.12%) Electronics
11 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 453 (53.55%) Developer
2 305 (36.05%) Java Developer
3 104 (12.29%) Software Engineer
4 89 (10.52%) Software Developer
5 79 (9.34%) Senior Developer
6 68 (8.04%) Java Software Developer
7 65 (7.68%) Senior Java Developer
8 59 (6.97%) Architect
9 58 (6.86%) Tester
10 53 (6.26%) Java Engineer
11 48 (5.67%) Lead Developer
12 44 (5.20%) C# Software Engineer
13 42 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
14 41 (4.85%) .NET Software Engineer
15 40 (4.73%) Analyst
16 39 (4.61%) Automation Tester
17 38 (4.49%) Agile Developer
18 36 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
19 35 (4.14%) Agile Java Developer
19 35 (4.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (28.37%) Spring
2 214 (25.30%) Web Services
3 210 (24.82%) .NET
4 181 (21.39%) HTML
5 173 (20.45%) J2EE
6 166 (19.62%) Java EE
7 152 (17.97%) Hibernate
8 151 (17.85%) CSS
9 148 (17.49%) XML
10 116 (13.71%) SOAP
11 108 (12.77%) RESTful
12 87 (10.28%) AngularJS
13 76 (8.98%) jQuery
14 59 (6.97%) ASP.NET
14 59 (6.97%) REST
15 54 (6.38%) JMS
16 50 (5.91%) JSON
17 48 (5.67%) JSP
17 48 (5.67%) WPF
18 42 (4.96%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.68%) Computer Science
2 52 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (4.96%) User Experience
4 33 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.78%) Mathematics
6 25 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 24 (2.84%) Statistics
8 23 (2.72%) Algorithms
9 18 (2.13%) N-Tier
10 17 (2.01%) Fintech
11 11 (1.30%) Data Centre
11 11 (1.30%) iPhone
11 11 (1.30%) Online Games
12 10 (1.18%) Blog
12 10 (1.18%) Mobile Games
13 7 (0.83%) Telematics
14 5 (0.59%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.59%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.59%) Physics
15 3 (0.35%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 134 (15.84%) Linux
2 71 (8.39%) Windows
3 40 (4.73%) Unix
4 28 (3.31%) CentOS
5 27 (3.19%) Android
6 25 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (2.01%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.71%) AIX
8 6 (0.71%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.24%) Debian
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.12%) HPUX
12 1 (0.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (60.28%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (26.60%) Software Engineering
3 168 (19.86%) Scrum
4 153 (18.09%) OO
5 139 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
6 135 (15.96%) TDD
7 115 (13.59%) E-Commerce
8 89 (10.52%) BDD
9 85 (10.05%) SDLC
10 83 (9.81%) DevOps
11 81 (9.57%) MVC
12 78 (9.22%) SOA
13 75 (8.87%) OOD
14 68 (8.04%) Mentoring
15 63 (7.45%) Test Scripting
16 54 (6.38%) Multithreading
16 54 (6.38%) Test Automation
16 54 (6.38%) Web Development
17 52 (6.15%) OOP
18 51 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 317 (37.47%) SQL
2 260 (30.73%) JavaScript
3 229 (27.07%) C#
4 157 (18.56%) C++
5 98 (11.58%) PHP
6 73 (8.63%) Python
7 43 (5.08%) Ruby
8 42 (4.96%) C
9 40 (4.73%) PL/SQL
10 37 (4.37%) Scala
11 30 (3.55%) Shell Script
12 29 (3.43%) T-SQL
13 28 (3.31%) Objective-C
14 21 (2.48%) Perl
15 17 (2.01%) TypeScript
16 13 (1.54%) ABAP
16 13 (1.54%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.42%) VB.NET
18 11 (1.30%) VB
19 8 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 152 (17.97%) Degree
2 22 (2.60%) ISTQB
3 18 (2.13%) ISEB
4 16 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.18%) CHECK Team Leader
5 10 (1.18%) CREST Certified
5 10 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.95%) HND
7 6 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.59%) PhD
9 4 (0.47%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.35%) MCP
10 3 (0.35%) MCSE
11 2 (0.24%) MBA
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (13.48%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) WCAG
3 1 (0.12%) COSHH
3 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 31 (3.66%) Docker
2 4 (0.47%) HDFS
3 3 (0.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 49 (5.79%) Puppet
2 19 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.71%) Ansible
5 4 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (0.47%) Oozie
6 2 (0.24%) StatsD
7 1 (0.12%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 162 (19.15%) Oracle
2 53 (6.26%) IBM
3 51 (6.03%) Microsoft
4 23 (2.72%) Google
5 18 (2.13%) SAP
6 16 (1.89%) HP
6 16 (1.89%) webMethods
7 15 (1.77%) SaltStack
8 14 (1.65%) Adobe
9 12 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.42%) WSO2
10 11 (1.30%) Atlassian
10 11 (1.30%) BEA
11 10 (1.18%) Telerik
12 9 (1.06%) EPiServer
12 9 (1.06%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.47%) MuleSoft
13 4 (0.47%) New Relic
13 4 (0.47%) TIBCO
14 3 (0.35%) Blue Prism
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