The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 522 378 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.46% 10.54% 10.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.96% 20.80% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 434 331 371
Median salary £47,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
2011 1817 2193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.71% 50.67% 55.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1570 1867
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Manchester

Java
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -3 16 £45,000 +30.43% 10
Oldham - 12 £32,500 -
Cheadle +9 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Altrincham +4 8 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Bury - 5 £33,000 - 1
Salford -6 4 - - 6
Bolton -12 4 - - 1
Sale -1 2 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Wigan -12 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Java.

1 528 (52.80%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (31.10%) JavaScript
3 278 (27.80%) SQL
4 249 (24.90%) .NET
4 249 (24.90%) C#
5 244 (24.40%) HTML
6 232 (23.20%) Oracle
7 216 (21.60%) Web Services
8 215 (21.50%) Degree
9 210 (21.00%) Software Engineering
10 208 (20.80%) CSS
11 201 (20.10%) Scrum
12 199 (19.90%) Spring
13 191 (19.10%) J2EE
14 189 (18.90%) OO
15 184 (18.40%) XML
16 166 (16.60%) TDD
17 161 (16.10%) Linux
18 153 (15.30%) SOAP
19 148 (14.80%) C++
20 143 (14.30%) Hibernate
21 136 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
22 130 (13.00%) MySQL
23 129 (12.90%) Finance
24 124 (12.40%) PHP
25 120 (12.00%) Selenium
26 117 (11.70%) RESTful
27 116 (11.60%) Computer Science
28 114 (11.40%) Java EE
29 113 (11.30%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 69 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 55 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 40 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 37 (3.70%) JBoss
5 26 (2.60%) Apache
6 25 (2.50%) CMS
7 17 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (1.40%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.40%) Confluence
8 14 (1.40%) nginx
9 13 (1.30%) Drupal
10 12 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (1.20%) Mule
10 12 (1.20%) SharePoint
11 11 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 11 (1.10%) OpenStack
12 10 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.90%) WordPress
14 8 (0.80%) GeoServer
14 8 (0.80%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 41 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.70%) MS Office
4 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.00%) SAP MII
2 9 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.50%) Sonata
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 88 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.40%) SaaS
4 15 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 13 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.30%) GitHub
6 9 (0.90%) PaaS
7 5 (0.50%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.30%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.30%) iTunes
9 2 (0.20%) IaaS
9 2 (0.20%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.10%) Google Play
10 1 (0.10%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.20%) HTTP
2 19 (1.90%) Network Security
3 18 (1.80%) SSL
4 17 (1.70%) Internet
5 7 (0.70%) DNS
5 7 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.40%) Firewall
6 4 (0.40%) MPLS
7 3 (0.30%) DHCP
8 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.10%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.10%) LAN
9 1 (0.10%) Skype
9 1 (0.10%) SNMP
9 1 (0.10%) SPDY
9 1 (0.10%) Telnet
9 1 (0.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (13.00%) MySQL
2 112 (11.20%) SQL Server
3 86 (8.60%) PostgreSQL
4 75 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 66 (6.60%) NoSQL
6 54 (5.40%) Big Data
6 54 (5.40%) MongoDB
7 31 (3.10%) Oracle Database
8 28 (2.80%) DB2
9 27 (2.70%) Hadoop
10 18 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (1.60%) GIS
12 16 (1.60%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.30%) Redis
14 12 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (1.00%) Neo4j
16 10 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 120 (12.00%) Selenium
2 113 (11.30%) Git (software)
3 110 (11.00%) Jenkins
4 95 (9.50%) JUnit
5 78 (7.80%) Maven
6 75 (7.50%) JIRA
7 48 (4.80%) Ant
8 46 (4.60%) NUnit
9 45 (4.50%) Eclipse
10 41 (4.10%) Cucumber
11 38 (3.80%) Gradle
12 36 (3.60%) JMeter
12 36 (3.60%) Oracle Forms
13 32 (3.20%) WebDriver
14 29 (2.90%) Subversion
15 27 (2.70%) MSTest
16 21 (2.10%) TestNG
17 20 (2.00%) Vagrant
18 19 (1.90%) Appium
18 19 (1.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 129 (12.90%) Finance
2 35 (3.50%) Games
2 35 (3.50%) Retail
3 20 (2.00%) Banking
4 13 (1.30%) Marketing
5 6 (0.60%) Back Office
5 6 (0.60%) Publishing
5 6 (0.60%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.50%) Advertising
6 5 (0.50%) Automotive
6 5 (0.50%) iGaming
6 5 (0.50%) Law
6 5 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.10%) Electronics
8 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 534 (53.40%) Developer
2 370 (37.00%) Java Developer
3 144 (14.40%) Senior Developer
4 111 (11.10%) Senior Java Developer
5 93 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 82 (8.20%) Software Engineer
7 64 (6.40%) Architect
8 55 (5.50%) Consultant
9 54 (5.40%) Java Software Developer
10 51 (5.10%) Java Engineer
11 49 (4.90%) Lead Developer
12 47 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
13 43 (4.30%) Analyst
14 35 (3.50%) Junior
14 35 (3.50%) Tester
15 33 (3.30%) Graduate
16 32 (3.20%) .NET Software Engineer
16 32 (3.20%) C# Software Engineer
16 32 (3.20%) Java Architect
16 32 (3.20%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (24.90%) .NET
2 244 (24.40%) HTML
3 216 (21.60%) Web Services
4 208 (20.80%) CSS
5 199 (19.90%) Spring
6 191 (19.10%) J2EE
7 184 (18.40%) XML
8 153 (15.30%) SOAP
9 143 (14.30%) Hibernate
10 117 (11.70%) RESTful
11 114 (11.40%) Java EE
12 94 (9.40%) jQuery
13 75 (7.50%) HTML5
14 71 (7.10%) AngularJS
15 69 (6.90%) JSP
16 68 (6.80%) JSON
17 66 (6.60%) REST
18 55 (5.50%) Node.js
19 52 (5.20%) ASP.NET
20 45 (4.50%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 116 (11.60%) Computer Science
2 69 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 44 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 41 (4.10%) iPad
6 37 (3.70%) Mathematics
7 36 (3.60%) User Experience
8 24 (2.40%) Algorithms
9 20 (2.00%) Data Centre
10 17 (1.70%) Blog
10 17 (1.70%) Kinect
11 11 (1.10%) Augmented Reality
12 9 (0.90%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.90%) Replication
13 8 (0.80%) Statistics
14 7 (0.70%) Physics
15 6 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
16 5 (0.50%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
16 5 (0.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 161 (16.10%) Linux
2 83 (8.30%) Android
3 78 (7.80%) Windows
4 44 (4.40%) Unix
5 43 (4.30%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.90%) CentOS
7 15 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.50%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.30%) Debian
10 3 (0.30%) SUSE
10 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.30%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.10%) AIX
11 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (52.80%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (21.00%) Software Engineering
3 201 (20.10%) Scrum
4 189 (18.90%) OO
5 166 (16.60%) TDD
6 136 (13.60%) Continuous Integration
7 95 (9.50%) Unit Testing
8 92 (9.20%) Web Development
9 85 (8.50%) Mentoring
10 79 (7.90%) OOD
11 78 (7.80%) MVC
11 78 (7.80%) Open Source
12 76 (7.60%) BDD
13 64 (6.40%) SDLC
14 62 (6.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 61 (6.10%) DevOps
16 55 (5.50%) Automated Testing
17 54 (5.40%) OOP
18 53 (5.30%) Continuous Delivery
19 51 (5.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 311 (31.10%) JavaScript
2 278 (27.80%) SQL
3 249 (24.90%) C#
4 148 (14.80%) C++
5 124 (12.40%) PHP
6 78 (7.80%) Python
7 73 (7.30%) Ruby
8 71 (7.10%) Scala
9 57 (5.70%) Objective-C
10 45 (4.50%) PL/SQL
11 43 (4.30%) C
12 35 (3.50%) Perl
13 27 (2.70%) ABAP
14 26 (2.60%) Groovy
15 25 (2.50%) T-SQL
16 21 (2.10%) VB.NET
17 18 (1.80%) Apple Swift
18 14 (1.40%) Shell Script
19 13 (1.30%) Go
20 12 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 215 (21.50%) Degree
2 32 (3.20%) PhD
3 29 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 23 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.70%) CHECK Team Leader
5 17 (1.70%) CREST Certified
6 14 (1.40%) ISEB
7 12 (1.20%) Cyber Scheme
7 12 (1.20%) Tigerscheme
8 8 (0.80%) SANS
9 5 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.30%) RHCT
12 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.20%) MBA
12 2 (0.20%) RHCE
13 1 (0.10%) CSSLP
13 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (9.30%) QA
2 8 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.20%) SDET
4 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (3.30%) Docker
2 10 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.20%) HDFS
6 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 55 (5.50%) Puppet
2 18 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.20%) Packer
4 9 (0.90%) Grafana
4 9 (0.90%) Graphite
4 9 (0.90%) Terraform
4 9 (0.90%) Uchiwa
5 7 (0.70%) Nagios
6 6 (0.60%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.50%) Ansible
8 2 (0.20%) SELinux
9 1 (0.10%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.10%) Mesos
Vendors
1 232 (23.20%) Oracle
2 72 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 43 (4.30%) IBM
4 38 (3.80%) SAP
5 30 (3.00%) Google
6 17 (1.70%) Apple
6 17 (1.70%) Atlassian
6 17 (1.70%) BEA
7 15 (1.50%) VMware
8 14 (1.40%) MuleSoft
8 14 (1.40%) Perforce
8 14 (1.40%) Red Hat
9 13 (1.30%) Adobe
9 13 (1.30%) WSO2
10 12 (1.20%) webMethods
11 8 (0.80%) ESRI
12 7 (0.70%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.60%) HP
13 6 (0.60%) hybris
13 6 (0.60%) TIBCO
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training & Unlimited Opportunity
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
KDR
Salary: £18000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago