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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 335 444 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.59% 11.67% 12.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.79% 19.52% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 310 374 469
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 £30,000 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
1995 2275 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.13% 59.82% 60.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 2013 2227
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +14 34 £32,000 -8.57% 7
Bolton +20 25 £49,000 -14.78% 5
Altrincham +1 22 £42,500 - 9
Salford +6 16 £39,000 -18.75%
Wigan -1 8 £47,500 +111.11% 3
Cheadle +10 1 - - 1
Sale +3 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Rochdale - 1 £45,000 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 329 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (42.08%) SQL
3 213 (29.10%) Degree
4 211 (28.83%) C#
5 189 (25.82%) HTML
6 185 (25.27%) JavaScript
7 183 (25.00%) .NET
8 172 (23.50%) J2EE
9 160 (21.86%) Linux
10 155 (21.17%) Oracle
11 151 (20.63%) Software Engineering
12 148 (20.22%) Spring
13 147 (20.08%) C++
14 142 (19.40%) OO
14 142 (19.40%) XML
15 138 (18.85%) Scrum
16 125 (17.08%) CSS
17 115 (15.71%) Web Services
18 108 (14.75%) SOAP
19 107 (14.62%) Hibernate
20 102 (13.93%) Finance
21 99 (13.52%) E-Commerce
22 97 (13.25%) Computer Science
23 93 (12.70%) UNIX
24 92 (12.57%) Windows
24 92 (12.57%) OOP
25 86 (11.75%) Unit Testing
26 83 (11.34%) TDD
27 82 (11.20%) Eclipse
28 79 (10.79%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 57 (7.79%) Tomcat
2 49 (6.69%) Apache
3 40 (5.46%) JBoss
4 39 (5.33%) WebSphere
5 23 (3.14%) WebLogic
6 19 (2.60%) IIS
7 17 (2.32%) GlassFish
8 14 (1.91%) nginx
9 11 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.37%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.23%) Node.js
12 6 (0.82%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.82%) WordPress
12 6 (0.82%) CICS
13 5 (0.68%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.55%) Liferay
14 4 (0.55%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.55%) SAS
15 3 (0.41%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 14 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.37%) MS Project
3 6 (0.82%) MS Office
3 6 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.09%) Magento
2 7 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.14%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.14%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.14%) Exstream
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.41%) Force.com
3 3 (0.41%) SaaS
4 2 (0.27%) GitHub
4 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.27%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.46%) HTTP
2 14 (1.91%) Internet
3 4 (0.55%) ATM
4 3 (0.41%) Intranet
5 2 (0.27%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.27%) Extranet
5 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) SSL
6 1 (0.14%) SNMP
6 1 (0.14%) Broadband
6 1 (0.14%) LAN
6 1 (0.14%) WAN
6 1 (0.14%) SMTP
6 1 (0.14%) DHCP
6 1 (0.14%) FTP
6 1 (0.14%) IPsec
6 1 (0.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.74%) Relational Database
3 58 (7.92%) MySQL
4 39 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 37 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (4.10%) RDBMS
7 26 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (3.01%) Big Data
9 20 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (2.19%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.78%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
13 10 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.37%) DB2
14 9 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (1.09%) OLTP
16 6 (0.82%) MongoDB
17 5 (0.68%) Apache Hive
18 3 (0.41%) SQLite
18 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 82 (11.20%) Eclipse
2 70 (9.56%) JUnit
3 60 (8.20%) Maven
4 45 (6.15%) Selenium
5 35 (4.78%) Git (software)
6 26 (3.55%) NUnit
7 25 (3.42%) JIRA
8 22 (3.01%) MSTest
8 22 (3.01%) Ant
9 20 (2.73%) Subversion
10 19 (2.60%) Jenkins
11 15 (2.05%) Gradle
11 15 (2.05%) WatiN
12 11 (1.50%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.50%) Redmine
12 11 (1.50%) NetBeans
13 8 (1.09%) Xcode
14 7 (0.96%) SoapUI
15 6 (0.82%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.82%) Cucumber
General
1 102 (13.93%) Finance
2 45 (6.15%) Retail
3 26 (3.55%) Banking
4 19 (2.60%) Marketing
5 18 (2.46%) Advertising
5 18 (2.46%) Games
6 17 (2.32%) Automotive
7 14 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.23%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.09%) Military
10 7 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.68%) Electronics
12 4 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.41%) Law
13 3 (0.41%) German Language
13 3 (0.41%) iGaming
14 2 (0.27%) Back Office
14 2 (0.27%) Publishing
14 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 447 (61.07%) Developer
2 231 (31.56%) Java Developer
3 90 (12.30%) Senior Developer
4 77 (10.52%) Software Engineer
5 65 (8.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 46 (6.28%) Software Developer
7 32 (4.37%) Applications Developer
8 31 (4.23%) Development Manager
9 30 (4.10%) Architect
9 30 (4.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 26 (3.55%) Tester
10 26 (3.55%) Oracle Developer
10 26 (3.55%) C# Developer
11 23 (3.14%) Junior
11 23 (3.14%) Consultant
12 22 (3.01%) Analyst
12 22 (3.01%) Graduate
12 22 (3.01%) Junior Developer
13 21 (2.87%) .NET Developer
13 21 (2.87%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (25.82%) HTML
2 183 (25.00%) .NET
3 172 (23.50%) J2EE
4 148 (20.22%) Spring
5 142 (19.40%) XML
6 125 (17.08%) CSS
7 115 (15.71%) Web Services
8 108 (14.75%) SOAP
9 107 (14.62%) Hibernate
10 75 (10.25%) JMS
11 69 (9.43%) Java EE
12 66 (9.02%) REST
13 63 (8.61%) jQuery
14 62 (8.47%) JSP
15 59 (8.06%) ASP.NET
16 58 (7.92%) HTML5
17 53 (7.24%) Servlets
18 51 (6.97%) JSON
19 48 (6.56%) Ajax
20 33 (4.51%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 97 (13.25%) Computer Science
2 51 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (6.28%) Mobile App
5 31 (4.23%) User Experience
6 23 (3.14%) Mathematics
7 15 (2.05%) Open Source
8 11 (1.50%) Physics
9 10 (1.37%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.23%) Xbox
11 8 (1.09%) Online Games
12 7 (0.96%) Mobile Games
12 7 (0.96%) Statistics
13 5 (0.68%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.68%) iPhone
13 5 (0.68%) Telematics
13 5 (0.68%) Smart Meter
13 5 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (0.55%) Social Media
14 4 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 160 (21.86%) Linux
2 93 (12.70%) UNIX
3 92 (12.57%) Windows
4 48 (6.56%) Android
5 42 (5.74%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (0.82%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.68%) Solaris
9 4 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.41%) CentOS
10 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.14%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (20.63%) Software Engineering
3 142 (19.40%) OO
4 138 (18.85%) Scrum
5 99 (13.52%) E-Commerce
6 92 (12.57%) OOP
7 86 (11.75%) Unit Testing
8 83 (11.34%) TDD
9 49 (6.69%) Mentoring
10 48 (6.56%) Automated Testing
10 48 (6.56%) MVC
11 42 (5.74%) UML
12 37 (5.05%) Project Management
13 31 (4.23%) BDD
14 30 (4.10%) Web Development
15 29 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (3.55%) Android Development
16 26 (3.55%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (3.28%) Logistics
17 24 (3.28%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 308 (42.08%) SQL
2 211 (28.83%) C#
3 185 (25.27%) JavaScript
4 147 (20.08%) C++
5 76 (10.38%) PHP
6 60 (8.20%) Ruby
7 54 (7.38%) Python
8 43 (5.87%) C
9 40 (5.46%) PL/SQL
10 29 (3.96%) Objective-C
11 27 (3.69%) VB.NET
12 23 (3.14%) Perl
13 16 (2.19%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.78%) Scala
15 10 (1.37%) XPath
16 9 (1.23%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.09%) Bash Shell
17 8 (1.09%) VB
18 7 (0.96%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 213 (29.10%) Degree
2 16 (2.19%) HND
3 14 (1.91%) VCP4
4 10 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.55%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.55%) ISEB
7 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.27%) OCA
8 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.27%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.27%) PhD
8 2 (0.27%) CCNA
8 2 (0.27%) OCAJ
8 2 (0.27%) RHCA
8 2 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.27%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.46%) QA
2 27 (3.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.27%) vSphere
4 1 (0.14%) HDFS
4 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (0.68%) Puppet
1 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.41%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.14%) Ansible
3 1 (0.14%) MOM
3 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 155 (21.17%) Oracle
2 32 (4.37%) Microsoft
3 22 (3.01%) Red Hat
4 15 (2.05%) Telerik
5 14 (1.91%) VMware
6 11 (1.50%) Sybase
6 11 (1.50%) SAP
7 10 (1.37%) Google
8 9 (1.23%) Apple
9 7 (0.96%) Informatica
10 6 (0.82%) IBM
10 6 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.68%) Tableau
11 5 (0.68%) Twitter
12 4 (0.55%) Actimize
12 4 (0.55%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.41%) Cisco
13 3 (0.41%) Zend
13 3 (0.41%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.41%) Facebook
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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