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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 418 434 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.85% 10.50% 11.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.35% 18.87% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 375 368 398
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1870 2300 2304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 48.56% 55.66% 59.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1957 2059
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 September 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 September 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
Salford +1 28 £40,000 -
Stockport +7 27 £35,000 -15.66% 13
Wigan +5 14 £32,500 -
Altrincham 0 5 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Sale -2 5 £40,000 +3.22%
Bolton +11 3 £30,000 +7.14%
Cheadle +10 3 £37,500 -
Rochdale -8 2 £25,000 -47.91%
Oldham -4 1 £30,000 -44.18%
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 399 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (38.11%) SQL
3 270 (33.62%) JavaScript
4 220 (27.40%) Spring
5 214 (26.65%) Degree
6 212 (26.40%) HTML
7 205 (25.53%) Software Engineering
8 199 (24.78%) J2EE
9 196 (24.41%) .NET
10 190 (23.66%) C#
11 179 (22.29%) Oracle
12 178 (22.17%) TDD
13 176 (21.92%) Web Services
14 175 (21.79%) CSS
15 169 (21.05%) C++
15 169 (21.05%) XML
16 159 (19.80%) Linux
17 157 (19.55%) Finance
18 155 (19.30%) Hibernate
19 143 (17.81%) Scrum
20 122 (15.19%) OO
21 120 (14.94%) Java EE
22 116 (14.45%) SQL Server
23 115 (14.32%) SDLC
24 111 (13.82%) Computer Science
25 104 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
26 102 (12.70%) SOAP
27 101 (12.58%) E-Commerce
28 99 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
28 99 (12.33%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 65 (8.09%) Tomcat
2 45 (5.60%) WebSphere
3 34 (4.23%) Apache
4 30 (3.74%) Node.js
5 24 (2.99%) WebLogic
6 23 (2.86%) JBoss
7 20 (2.49%) SharePoint
8 15 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (1.74%) IIS
9 14 (1.74%) Apache Solr
9 14 (1.74%) WordPress
10 13 (1.62%) CMS
11 11 (1.37%) Apache Pig
12 10 (1.25%) Apache Spark
12 10 (1.25%) Drupal
13 7 (0.87%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.75%) nginx
15 5 (0.62%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.50%) ColdFusion
17 3 (0.37%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 19 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.62%) Maximo
3 4 (0.50%) Magento
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.25%) Tridion
4 2 (0.25%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.12%) SaaS
3 5 (0.62%) GitHub
3 5 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.62%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.25%) Force.com
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.25%) IaaS
5 2 (0.25%) Trello
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.62%) Internet
2 10 (1.25%) ATM
3 8 (1.00%) Bluetooth
3 8 (1.00%) GPRS
3 8 (1.00%) GSM
3 8 (1.00%) UMTS
3 8 (1.00%) VoIP
3 8 (1.00%) WLAN
3 8 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.00%) NFC
3 8 (1.00%) DVB
4 5 (0.62%) HTTP
5 4 (0.50%) Intranet
6 2 (0.25%) WAN
6 2 (0.25%) LAN
7 1 (0.12%) Broadband
7 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.12%) DNS
7 1 (0.12%) SAN
7 1 (0.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 92 (11.46%) MySQL
3 66 (8.22%) Relational Database
4 55 (6.85%) Oracle Database
5 40 (4.98%) RDBMS
6 29 (3.61%) Hadoop
7 28 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (3.11%) Big Data
10 23 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
12 16 (1.99%) MongoDB
13 15 (1.87%) Apache Hive
13 15 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.49%) NoSQL
15 11 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (1.12%) HBase
17 8 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 72 (8.97%) Selenium
2 69 (8.59%) Maven
3 62 (7.72%) JUnit
4 55 (6.85%) Eclipse
5 52 (6.48%) Jenkins
6 50 (6.23%) Git (software)
7 35 (4.36%) Ant
8 31 (3.86%) NUnit
8 31 (3.86%) Subversion
9 23 (2.86%) JIRA
10 22 (2.74%) MSTest
11 20 (2.49%) Visual Studio
12 16 (1.99%) ClearCase
12 16 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (1.87%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.74%) NetBeans
15 13 (1.62%) WebDriver
16 12 (1.49%) Mockito
16 12 (1.49%) SoapUI
17 11 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 157 (19.55%) Finance
2 69 (8.59%) Retail
3 45 (5.60%) Banking
4 25 (3.11%) Games
5 16 (1.99%) Automotive
5 16 (1.99%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.99%) Marketing
6 13 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.00%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.75%) Law
9 5 (0.62%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.50%) Legal
10 4 (0.50%) Back Office
10 4 (0.50%) Advertising
11 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.12%) Electronics
12 1 (0.12%) Billing
12 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 441 (54.92%) Developer
2 248 (30.88%) Java Developer
3 102 (12.70%) Software Engineer
4 89 (11.08%) Senior Developer
5 67 (8.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 56 (6.97%) Software Developer
7 45 (5.60%) Graduate
8 42 (5.23%) Architect
9 36 (4.48%) Analyst
10 35 (4.36%) Web Developer
11 34 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
12 30 (3.74%) Tester
13 28 (3.49%) Junior
13 28 (3.49%) Consultant
14 26 (3.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 25 (3.11%) Oracle Developer
16 23 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
17 22 (2.74%) Mobile Developer
18 21 (2.62%) Junior Developer
19 20 (2.49%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (27.40%) Spring
2 212 (26.40%) HTML
3 199 (24.78%) J2EE
4 196 (24.41%) .NET
5 176 (21.92%) Web Services
6 175 (21.79%) CSS
7 169 (21.05%) XML
8 155 (19.30%) Hibernate
9 120 (14.94%) Java EE
10 102 (12.70%) SOAP
11 99 (12.33%) REST
12 96 (11.96%) jQuery
13 86 (10.71%) RESTful
14 79 (9.84%) JSON
15 78 (9.71%) AngularJS
16 62 (7.72%) JSP
17 61 (7.60%) ASP.NET
18 56 (6.97%) JMS
19 50 (6.23%) Spring MVC
20 44 (5.48%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 111 (13.82%) Computer Science
2 104 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (6.97%) Mobile App
4 42 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (4.48%) User Experience
6 24 (2.99%) Mathematics
7 22 (2.74%) iPhone
8 11 (1.37%) Replication
9 10 (1.25%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.25%) Blackberry
9 10 (1.25%) iPad
10 9 (1.12%) Device Driver
11 8 (1.00%) Statistics
11 8 (1.00%) MPEG
12 6 (0.75%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.75%) Mobile Games
13 5 (0.62%) Online Banking
13 5 (0.62%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.62%) Social Media
13 5 (0.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 159 (19.80%) Linux
2 77 (9.59%) Windows
3 68 (8.47%) UNIX
4 63 (7.85%) Android
5 38 (4.73%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.24%) Windows Mobile
7 11 (1.37%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.25%) Windows Phone
9 8 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.00%) Nucleus RTOS
10 7 (0.87%) CentOS
10 7 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.50%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.50%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.50%) AIX
11 4 (0.50%) HPUX
12 3 (0.37%) Debian
12 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (25.53%) Software Engineering
3 178 (22.17%) TDD
4 143 (17.81%) Scrum
5 122 (15.19%) OO
6 115 (14.32%) SDLC
7 101 (12.58%) E-Commerce
8 99 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
9 88 (10.96%) MVC
10 73 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 68 (8.47%) BDD
12 58 (7.22%) Unit Testing
13 49 (6.10%) OOP
14 48 (5.98%) Continuous Delivery
15 47 (5.85%) Project Management
15 47 (5.85%) Web Development
16 44 (5.48%) UML
16 44 (5.48%) SOA
17 40 (4.98%) Automated Testing
18 33 (4.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 306 (38.11%) SQL
2 270 (33.62%) JavaScript
3 190 (23.66%) C#
4 169 (21.05%) C++
5 95 (11.83%) PHP
6 73 (9.09%) C
7 67 (8.34%) Python
8 55 (6.85%) PL/SQL
9 36 (4.48%) Ruby
10 32 (3.99%) Perl
11 29 (3.61%) Scala
12 20 (2.49%) Objective-C
13 19 (2.37%) Bash Shell
14 18 (2.24%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.74%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.62%) Groovy
17 11 (1.37%) R
17 11 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
18 10 (1.25%) VB
19 9 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 214 (26.65%) Degree
2 19 (2.37%) ISTQB
3 15 (1.87%) HND
4 10 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.00%) ISEB
5 8 (1.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.12%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.12%) PMP
8 1 (0.12%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.22%) QA
2 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.12%) WCAG
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (0.87%) HDFS
2 6 (0.75%) Docker
2 6 (0.75%) vSphere
3 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (2.37%) Puppet
1 19 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.50%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.25%) StatsD
5 1 (0.12%) Ansible
5 1 (0.12%) Salt
5 1 (0.12%) Graphite
5 1 (0.12%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.12%) Nagios
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.12%) Cacti
Vendors
1 179 (22.29%) Oracle
2 62 (7.72%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.61%) IBM
4 18 (2.24%) Symbian
5 15 (1.87%) SAP
5 15 (1.87%) HP
5 15 (1.87%) Capita
6 13 (1.62%) Telerik
7 11 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.25%) Actimize
9 9 (1.12%) Google
10 8 (1.00%) Adobe
11 7 (0.87%) Hortonworks
12 6 (0.75%) VMware
13 4 (0.50%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.50%) Hitachi
13 4 (0.50%) hybris
14 3 (0.37%) Zend
14 3 (0.37%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + personalised hardware + more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £115,000 per annum Up to £115,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £420000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
InterAct Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Computer Futures - North (Permanent)
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago