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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 419 454 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.32% 11.98% 15.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% 20.16% 24.65%
Number of salaries quoted 346 406 525
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2263 2252 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.71% 59.42% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1935 2009 2157
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Salford +5 27 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Stockport -17 16 £39,500 +36.20% 8
Wigan +4 12 £32,500 +20.37% 3
Altrincham -14 9 £42,500 +41.66%
Rochdale - 9 £48,000 -
Bolton -3 5 £37,500 -9.63%
Oldham - 3 £50,000 - 1
Cheadle +3 2 - -
Sale +1 2 £38,750 +3.33%
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 373 (43.63%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (29.59%) SQL
3 234 (27.37%) J2EE
4 228 (26.67%) Linux
5 219 (25.61%) Spring
6 206 (24.09%) HTML
7 196 (22.92%) JavaScript
8 184 (21.52%) .NET
9 163 (19.06%) Hibernate
10 156 (18.25%) Oracle
11 145 (16.96%) Scrum
12 143 (16.73%) XML
13 136 (15.91%) C#
14 132 (15.44%) OO
15 130 (15.20%) CSS
16 128 (14.97%) Tomcat
17 127 (14.85%) Degree
18 122 (14.27%) Windows
19 118 (13.80%) Software Engineering
20 117 (13.68%) E-Commerce
21 116 (13.57%) UNIX
21 116 (13.57%) Finance
22 114 (13.33%) TDD
23 109 (12.75%) Web Services
24 102 (11.93%) Java EE
24 102 (11.93%) Android
25 99 (11.58%) SQL Server
26 95 (11.11%) PHP
27 89 (10.41%) Servlets
28 83 (9.71%) Computer Science

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 128 (14.97%) Tomcat
2 71 (8.30%) WebSphere
3 65 (7.60%) Apache
4 36 (4.21%) WebLogic
5 19 (2.22%) SAS
6 18 (2.11%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 16 (1.87%) TIBCO EMS
8 15 (1.75%) Confluence
8 15 (1.75%) CICS
9 12 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (1.29%) Jetty
11 9 (1.05%) GlassFish
11 9 (1.05%) CMS
11 9 (1.05%) nginx
11 9 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.82%) IIS
13 5 (0.58%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.58%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.47%) Node.js
14 4 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.82%) MS Office
3 6 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.70%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.58%) SPSS
5 2 (0.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.11%) BusinessWorks
1 18 (2.11%) TIBCO iProcess
2 16 (1.87%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 11 (1.29%) Magento
4 8 (0.94%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.23%) AquaLogic BPM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (1.40%) Google App Engine
3 10 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.94%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.70%) SaaS
6 5 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.47%) GitHub
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) Route 53
9 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 64 (7.49%) HTTP
2 26 (3.04%) Internet
3 12 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.05%) AMQP
5 7 (0.82%) DNS
6 5 (0.58%) DHCP
6 5 (0.58%) FTP
6 5 (0.58%) IPsec
7 3 (0.35%) LAN
7 3 (0.35%) WAN
8 2 (0.23%) LDAP
8 2 (0.23%) Firewall
8 2 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.23%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.12%) NAS
9 1 (0.12%) NFC
9 1 (0.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 75 (8.77%) MySQL
3 74 (8.65%) Relational Database
4 38 (4.44%) DB2
5 34 (3.98%) Oracle Database
6 32 (3.74%) Hazelcast
7 31 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 22 (2.57%) RDBMS
9 22 (2.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 18 (2.11%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.11%) Big Data
11 16 (1.87%) MongoDB
12 14 (1.64%) NoSQL
13 12 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.05%) OLTP
16 8 (0.94%) Data Mining
17 7 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 78 (9.12%) Maven
2 76 (8.89%) Eclipse
3 59 (6.90%) JUnit
4 49 (5.73%) Git (software)
5 35 (4.09%) Jenkins
6 34 (3.98%) Ant
7 29 (3.39%) Selenium
7 29 (3.39%) Subversion
8 24 (2.81%) JIRA
9 20 (2.34%) Gradle
10 14 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
12 10 (1.17%) WebDriver
12 10 (1.17%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.05%) IntelliJ
14 8 (0.94%) Hudson
14 8 (0.94%) SoapUI
15 7 (0.82%) eggPlant
15 7 (0.82%) Mockito
15 7 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 116 (13.57%) Finance
2 48 (5.61%) Retail
3 37 (4.33%) Banking
4 28 (3.27%) Automotive
5 21 (2.46%) Legal
6 20 (2.34%) Games
7 12 (1.40%) Advertising
8 11 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.17%) Law
10 8 (0.94%) Marketing
10 8 (0.94%) German Language
10 8 (0.94%) Italian Language
10 8 (0.94%) Turkish Language
11 7 (0.82%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.47%) Back Office
13 3 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.23%) Publishing
14 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 587 (68.65%) Developer
2 337 (39.42%) Java Developer
3 103 (12.05%) Senior Developer
4 75 (8.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 70 (8.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 63 (7.37%) Software Developer
7 62 (7.25%) Software Engineer
8 47 (5.50%) Graduate
9 46 (5.38%) Analyst
10 41 (4.80%) Architect
11 36 (4.21%) Web Developer
12 35 (4.09%) Graduate Developer
13 34 (3.98%) Junior
14 33 (3.86%) Junior Developer
15 31 (3.63%) Mobile Developer
16 28 (3.27%) Consultant
17 27 (3.16%) Applications Support
17 27 (3.16%) Designer
18 25 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
19 24 (2.81%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (27.37%) J2EE
2 219 (25.61%) Spring
3 206 (24.09%) HTML
4 184 (21.52%) .NET
5 163 (19.06%) Hibernate
6 143 (16.73%) XML
7 130 (15.20%) CSS
8 109 (12.75%) Web Services
9 102 (11.93%) Java EE
10 89 (10.41%) Servlets
11 79 (9.24%) JMS
12 74 (8.65%) jQuery
13 66 (7.72%) HTML5
14 64 (7.49%) SOAP
15 62 (7.25%) JSP
16 54 (6.32%) XSLT
17 51 (5.96%) J2SE
18 45 (5.26%) Grails
19 41 (4.80%) Ajax
20 39 (4.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.71%) Computer Science
2 61 (7.13%) Mobile App
3 53 (6.20%) User Experience
4 34 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (3.98%) Mathematics
5 30 (3.51%) Mainframe
6 29 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (3.27%) 3D Graphics
8 24 (2.81%) Open Source
9 22 (2.57%) iPhone
10 19 (2.22%) Blackberry
11 16 (1.87%) iPad
12 10 (1.17%) Physics
13 9 (1.05%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.05%) Online Games
13 9 (1.05%) IBM Mainframe
14 8 (0.94%) Informatics
14 8 (0.94%) NHS
15 7 (0.82%) Tandem
16 6 (0.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 228 (26.67%) Linux
2 122 (14.27%) Windows
3 116 (13.57%) UNIX
4 102 (11.93%) Android
5 49 (5.73%) Apple iOS
6 41 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.94%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.58%) AIX
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.23%) CentOS
10 2 (0.23%) Fedora
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.12%) VMS
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (43.63%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (16.96%) Scrum
3 132 (15.44%) OO
4 118 (13.80%) Software Engineering
5 117 (13.68%) E-Commerce
6 114 (13.33%) TDD
7 81 (9.47%) MVC
8 58 (6.78%) Project Management
9 55 (6.43%) OOP
10 54 (6.32%) Android Development
11 49 (5.73%) Web Development
12 47 (5.50%) Unit Testing
13 46 (5.38%) Mentoring
14 45 (5.26%) iOS Development
15 43 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (4.09%) BDD
16 35 (4.09%) Pair Programming
16 35 (4.09%) UML
17 34 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
18 30 (3.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 253 (29.59%) SQL
2 196 (22.92%) JavaScript
3 136 (15.91%) C#
4 95 (11.11%) PHP
5 76 (8.89%) C++
6 64 (7.49%) Ruby
7 43 (5.03%) XPath
8 41 (4.80%) C
9 40 (4.68%) Perl
10 38 (4.44%) Objective-C
11 31 (3.63%) Python
12 28 (3.27%) Shell Script
13 24 (2.81%) COBOL
14 20 (2.34%) Scala
15 15 (1.75%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.40%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.05%) VBA
18 8 (0.94%) PHP5
18 8 (0.94%) Groovy
18 8 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 127 (14.85%) Degree
2 17 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.17%) ISEB
5 4 (0.47%) HND
5 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.23%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.23%) RHCA
7 2 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.23%) LPIC
7 2 (0.23%) CCNA
7 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.38%) QA
2 7 (0.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.58%) Xen
3 5 (0.58%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.23%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.12%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 21 (2.46%) Puppet
2 19 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.82%) Ansible
4 3 (0.35%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.23%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.23%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.12%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 156 (18.25%) Oracle
2 50 (5.85%) JBoss
3 46 (5.38%) Red Hat
4 42 (4.91%) Microsoft
5 25 (2.92%) Google
6 22 (2.57%) Sybase
7 19 (2.22%) IBM
8 18 (2.11%) TIBCO
9 14 (1.64%) Sencha
10 10 (1.17%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.17%) Symbian
11 9 (1.05%) SAP
11 9 (1.05%) VMware
12 8 (0.94%) Wonderware
12 8 (0.94%) LexisNexis
12 8 (0.94%) Siemens
13 7 (0.82%) HP
14 5 (0.58%) Hitachi
15 4 (0.47%) Unisys
15 4 (0.47%) Actimize
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £45000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
EY
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