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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 361 445 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.16% 11.56% 9.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.56% 20.59% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 306 374 375
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
1756 2161 2607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 54.30% 56.14% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1846 2341
Average salary £40,000 £36,661 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.10% +6.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -2 25 £34,500 -1.42% 4
Altrincham -1 15 £42,500 - 2
Salford -1 12 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Bolton +2 10 £45,000 - 1
Cheadle +5 8 £37,500 -16.66%
Wigan -6 7 £27,500 +1.85%
Oldham - 4 - -
Sale - 3 £55,000 -
Heywood - 1 £26,500 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 349 (50.14%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (39.66%) SQL
3 225 (32.33%) Degree
4 197 (28.30%) JavaScript
5 186 (26.72%) C#
6 176 (25.29%) .NET
7 175 (25.14%) C++
8 174 (25.00%) HTML
9 166 (23.85%) Oracle
10 165 (23.71%) XML
11 163 (23.42%) Software Engineering
12 151 (21.70%) J2EE
13 150 (21.55%) Linux
14 137 (19.68%) CSS
14 137 (19.68%) Spring
15 135 (19.40%) TDD
16 133 (19.11%) OO
17 126 (18.10%) Web Services
18 122 (17.53%) Scrum
19 110 (15.80%) Finance
20 105 (15.09%) Hibernate
21 102 (14.66%) SDLC
22 96 (13.79%) SOAP
23 93 (13.36%) SQL Server
24 90 (12.93%) Unit Testing
24 90 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
25 89 (12.79%) REST
25 89 (12.79%) Computer Science
26 88 (12.64%) UNIX
27 81 (11.64%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 44 (6.32%) WebSphere
3 27 (3.88%) WebLogic
4 25 (3.59%) JBoss
4 25 (3.59%) Apache
5 20 (2.87%) Node.js
6 17 (2.44%) GlassFish
7 16 (2.30%) Apache Pig
7 16 (2.30%) IIS
8 12 (1.72%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.44%) nginx
9 10 (1.44%) CMS
10 9 (1.29%) Apache Spark
10 9 (1.29%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.86%) Drupal
13 5 (0.72%) WordPress
13 5 (0.72%) SAS
14 3 (0.43%) Facebook Platform
14 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.29%) MS Project
3 5 (0.72%) MS Office
4 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.57%) Maximo
1 4 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.43%) Magento
3 2 (0.29%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.29%) Tridion
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Exstream
4 1 (0.14%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.72%) GitHub
2 5 (0.72%) SaaS
2 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.43%) Force.com
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.29%) Trello
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.01%) Internet
2 10 (1.44%) ATM
2 10 (1.44%) HTTP
3 6 (0.86%) Intranet
4 2 (0.29%) Broadband
4 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.14%) SSH
5 1 (0.14%) WAN
5 1 (0.14%) SMTP
5 1 (0.14%) SNMP
5 1 (0.14%) DNS
5 1 (0.14%) SSL
5 1 (0.14%) LAN
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) SAN
5 1 (0.14%) 4G
5 1 (0.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 61 (8.76%) MySQL
2 61 (8.76%) Relational Database
3 49 (7.04%) Oracle Database
4 47 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (5.46%) RDBMS
6 27 (3.88%) Hadoop
7 26 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (3.59%) Big Data
9 20 (2.87%) Apache Hive
10 19 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (2.16%) MongoDB
11 15 (2.16%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.29%) HBase
14 8 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
14 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 63 (9.05%) Maven
2 62 (8.91%) JUnit
3 55 (7.90%) Eclipse
4 36 (5.17%) NUnit
5 35 (5.03%) Ant
6 30 (4.31%) Selenium
7 29 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 29 (4.17%) Git (software)
7 29 (4.17%) MSTest
8 23 (3.30%) Subversion
9 18 (2.59%) Visual Studio
10 16 (2.30%) JIRA
11 14 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (1.58%) ClearCase
13 10 (1.44%) Redmine
14 9 (1.29%) SpecFlow
14 9 (1.29%) WatiN
14 9 (1.29%) SoapUI
15 7 (1.01%) Gradle
15 7 (1.01%) Cucumber
General
1 110 (15.80%) Finance
2 60 (8.62%) Retail
3 33 (4.74%) Banking
4 14 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.72%) Games
6 11 (1.58%) Marketing
7 9 (1.29%) Automotive
8 5 (0.72%) Electronics
9 4 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.43%) Law
10 3 (0.43%) Advertising
10 3 (0.43%) iGaming
11 2 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.14%) French Language
12 1 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 382 (54.89%) Developer
2 179 (25.72%) Java Developer
3 92 (13.22%) Senior Developer
4 81 (11.64%) Software Engineer
5 64 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 41 (5.89%) Software Developer
7 40 (5.75%) Development Manager
8 39 (5.60%) Graduate
9 36 (5.17%) Architect
10 34 (4.89%) C# Developer
10 34 (4.89%) Web Developer
11 30 (4.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 28 (4.02%) Graduate Developer
13 27 (3.88%) Consultant
13 27 (3.88%) Analyst
14 26 (3.74%) Junior
15 23 (3.30%) .NET Developer
15 23 (3.30%) Junior Developer
16 20 (2.87%) Android Developer
16 20 (2.87%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (25.29%) .NET
2 174 (25.00%) HTML
3 165 (23.71%) XML
4 151 (21.70%) J2EE
5 137 (19.68%) CSS
5 137 (19.68%) Spring
6 126 (18.10%) Web Services
7 105 (15.09%) Hibernate
8 96 (13.79%) SOAP
9 89 (12.79%) REST
10 81 (11.64%) jQuery
11 79 (11.35%) JMS
12 69 (9.91%) JSON
13 66 (9.48%) Java EE
14 51 (7.33%) ASP.NET
15 49 (7.04%) JSP
16 48 (6.90%) Servlets
17 44 (6.32%) AngularJS
18 42 (6.03%) WSDL
19 39 (5.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (12.79%) Computer Science
3 56 (8.05%) Mobile App
4 52 (7.47%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (3.59%) User Experience
6 15 (2.16%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.58%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.29%) Physics
9 8 (1.15%) Statistics
10 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.72%) Replication
11 5 (0.72%) iPhone
12 4 (0.57%) Social Media
13 3 (0.43%) Online Games
13 3 (0.43%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.29%) Telematics
14 2 (0.29%) Smart Meter
14 2 (0.29%) iPad
14 2 (0.29%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 150 (21.55%) Linux
2 88 (12.64%) UNIX
3 74 (10.63%) Windows
4 53 (7.61%) Android
5 37 (5.32%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.86%) CentOS
7 6 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (0.72%) Solaris
8 5 (0.72%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (50.14%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (23.42%) Software Engineering
3 135 (19.40%) TDD
4 133 (19.11%) OO
5 122 (17.53%) Scrum
6 102 (14.66%) SDLC
7 90 (12.93%) Unit Testing
8 78 (11.21%) E-Commerce
9 74 (10.63%) OOP
10 59 (8.48%) Mentoring
11 57 (8.19%) MVC
12 45 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (6.18%) UML
14 38 (5.46%) Project Management
15 37 (5.32%) Automated Testing
16 34 (4.89%) BDD
17 32 (4.60%) Web Development
18 31 (4.45%) Android Development
19 29 (4.17%) OOD
19 29 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 276 (39.66%) SQL
2 197 (28.30%) JavaScript
3 186 (26.72%) C#
4 175 (25.14%) C++
5 77 (11.06%) Python
6 73 (10.49%) PHP
7 67 (9.63%) C
8 53 (7.61%) Ruby
9 43 (6.18%) PL/SQL
10 35 (5.03%) Perl
11 23 (3.30%) Objective-C
11 23 (3.30%) Scala
12 22 (3.16%) Bash Shell
13 16 (2.30%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.01%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.87%) VB
16 10 (1.44%) CoffeeScript
17 9 (1.29%) XPath
17 9 (1.29%) T-SQL
18 7 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 225 (32.33%) Degree
2 11 (1.58%) HND
3 9 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.86%) ISEB
5 6 (0.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.72%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.29%) OCA
9 2 (0.29%) OCAJ
10 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.14%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.75%) QA
2 11 (1.58%) SLA
3 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) HL7
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.15%) HDFS
2 3 (0.43%) Docker
3 2 (0.29%) vSphere
3 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.72%) Puppet
1 12 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.14%) MOM
2 1 (0.14%) Nagios
2 1 (0.14%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.14%) Ansible
2 1 (0.14%) Salt
2 1 (0.14%) Graphite
2 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.14%) Cacti
2 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 166 (23.85%) Oracle
2 50 (7.18%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.17%) IBM
4 23 (3.30%) Red Hat
5 17 (2.44%) SAP
6 13 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.44%) Actimize
8 9 (1.29%) Telerik
9 7 (1.01%) Hortonworks
10 6 (0.86%) VMware
10 6 (0.86%) Capita
11 5 (0.72%) Adobe
11 5 (0.72%) Facebook
11 5 (0.72%) Twitter
11 5 (0.72%) hybris
12 4 (0.57%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.57%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.57%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.57%) Sybase
12 4 (0.57%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits & equity
Posted: 2 days ago