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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 387 439 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.40% 11.25% 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.83% 20.19% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 334 381 364
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 £26,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
1773 2174 2626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.22% 55.72% 61.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1842 2350
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 £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
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 3 July 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 July 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 +2 23 £40,000 - 2
Stockport -7 17 £34,500 -13.75% 8
Altrincham +3 13 £41,250 -25.00% 2
Wigan +3 10 £32,500 +20.37% 3
Bolton +4 8 £35,000 -19.07% 1
Cheadle +6 7 £37,500 - 1
Sale -4 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Heywood - 1 £26,500 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 356 (47.21%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (38.46%) SQL
3 240 (31.83%) Degree
4 232 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 194 (25.73%) C++
5 194 (25.73%) HTML
6 192 (25.46%) .NET
7 191 (25.33%) C#
8 184 (24.40%) Software Engineering
9 177 (23.47%) XML
10 175 (23.21%) Oracle
11 173 (22.94%) Linux
12 164 (21.75%) J2EE
13 161 (21.35%) TDD
14 159 (21.09%) Spring
15 155 (20.56%) CSS
16 141 (18.70%) OO
17 137 (18.17%) Web Services
18 128 (16.98%) Scrum
19 126 (16.71%) Finance
20 118 (15.65%) Hibernate
21 110 (14.59%) SQL Server
22 106 (14.06%) SOAP
23 105 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
24 102 (13.53%) REST
25 101 (13.40%) SDLC
25 101 (13.40%) Computer Science
26 99 (13.13%) jQuery
27 88 (11.67%) Unit Testing
28 87 (11.54%) PHP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 49 (6.50%) Tomcat
2 48 (6.37%) WebSphere
3 27 (3.58%) WebLogic
4 25 (3.32%) Apache
4 25 (3.32%) Node.js
5 22 (2.92%) JBoss
6 18 (2.39%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.99%) IIS
7 15 (1.99%) Apache Pig
8 13 (1.72%) GlassFish
9 11 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (1.46%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.33%) Drupal
10 10 (1.33%) CMS
11 9 (1.19%) Apache Spark
12 8 (1.06%) WordPress
12 8 (1.06%) nginx
13 6 (0.80%) SAS
14 5 (0.66%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.19%) MS Project
3 6 (0.80%) MS Office
4 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.66%) Maximo
2 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.53%) Magento
4 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.27%) Tridion
5 1 (0.13%) Exstream
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.06%) SaaS
3 5 (0.66%) GitHub
3 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.40%) Force.com
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.27%) Trello
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.59%) Internet
2 10 (1.33%) ATM
3 8 (1.06%) Bluetooth
3 8 (1.06%) GPRS
3 8 (1.06%) GSM
3 8 (1.06%) UMTS
3 8 (1.06%) VoIP
3 8 (1.06%) WLAN
3 8 (1.06%) DVB
3 8 (1.06%) HTTP
3 8 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.06%) NFC
4 6 (0.80%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) NAS
5 1 (0.13%) 4G
5 1 (0.13%) SSH
5 1 (0.13%) SNMP
5 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.13%) DNS
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (14.59%) SQL Server
2 67 (8.89%) MySQL
3 65 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 60 (7.96%) Oracle Database
5 43 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (5.04%) RDBMS
7 30 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 29 (3.85%) Hadoop
9 27 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (3.18%) Big Data
11 19 (2.52%) Apache Hive
11 19 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (2.25%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.59%) NoSQL
13 12 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (1.19%) HBase
16 7 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 62 (8.22%) Maven
2 57 (7.56%) JUnit
3 50 (6.63%) Selenium
4 46 (6.10%) Eclipse
5 39 (5.17%) NUnit
6 35 (4.64%) Git (software)
7 33 (4.38%) Ant
8 32 (4.24%) Jenkins
9 29 (3.85%) MSTest
10 24 (3.18%) Subversion
11 19 (2.52%) Visual Studio
12 18 (2.39%) JIRA
13 16 (2.12%) ClearCase
14 15 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (1.59%) SoapUI
16 11 (1.46%) WatiN
17 9 (1.19%) SpecFlow
17 9 (1.19%) NetBeans
18 8 (1.06%) Mockito
18 8 (1.06%) Cucumber
General
1 126 (16.71%) Finance
2 72 (9.55%) Retail
3 41 (5.44%) Banking
4 16 (2.12%) Automotive
4 16 (2.12%) Manufacturing
5 14 (1.86%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.86%) Games
6 11 (1.46%) Marketing
7 8 (1.06%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.66%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.66%) Electronics
8 5 (0.66%) Law
9 4 (0.53%) Advertising
10 3 (0.40%) Legal
10 3 (0.40%) iGaming
11 1 (0.13%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.13%) French Language
11 1 (0.13%) German Language
11 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 414 (54.91%) Developer
2 194 (25.73%) Java Developer
3 101 (13.40%) Senior Developer
4 96 (12.73%) Software Engineer
5 71 (9.42%) Senior Java Developer
6 51 (6.76%) Software Developer
7 41 (5.44%) Graduate
8 38 (5.04%) Web Developer
8 38 (5.04%) Development Manager
9 35 (4.64%) Architect
10 34 (4.51%) Analyst
11 30 (3.98%) Graduate Developer
11 30 (3.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 29 (3.85%) Junior
12 29 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
13 28 (3.71%) Consultant
14 26 (3.45%) C# Developer
15 25 (3.32%) Junior Developer
16 23 (3.05%) .NET Developer
17 21 (2.79%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (25.73%) HTML
2 192 (25.46%) .NET
3 177 (23.47%) XML
4 164 (21.75%) J2EE
5 159 (21.09%) Spring
6 155 (20.56%) CSS
7 137 (18.17%) Web Services
8 118 (15.65%) Hibernate
9 106 (14.06%) SOAP
10 102 (13.53%) REST
11 99 (13.13%) jQuery
12 79 (10.48%) Java EE
12 79 (10.48%) JSON
13 75 (9.95%) JMS
14 65 (8.62%) AngularJS
15 60 (7.96%) ASP.NET
16 50 (6.63%) JSP
17 49 (6.50%) Servlets
18 47 (6.23%) WSDL
19 41 (5.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 105 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (13.40%) Computer Science
3 58 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 53 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (3.32%) User Experience
6 22 (2.92%) Mathematics
7 15 (1.99%) iPhone
8 11 (1.46%) Social Media
8 11 (1.46%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.33%) Replication
10 9 (1.19%) Physics
10 9 (1.19%) Device Driver
11 8 (1.06%) Statistics
11 8 (1.06%) MPEG
12 7 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.80%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.80%) iPad
14 4 (0.53%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.53%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.40%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 173 (22.94%) Linux
2 81 (10.74%) UNIX
3 77 (10.21%) Windows
4 62 (8.22%) Android
5 40 (5.31%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.86%) Windows Mobile
7 13 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.06%) Nucleus RTOS
9 8 (1.06%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.66%) CentOS
11 4 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.53%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.40%) HPUX
12 3 (0.40%) Solaris
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (47.21%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (24.40%) Software Engineering
3 161 (21.35%) TDD
4 141 (18.70%) OO
5 128 (16.98%) Scrum
6 101 (13.40%) SDLC
7 88 (11.67%) Unit Testing
8 86 (11.41%) E-Commerce
9 71 (9.42%) Mentoring
10 70 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
11 68 (9.02%) OOP
12 63 (8.36%) MVC
13 46 (6.10%) UML
14 45 (5.97%) Automated Testing
15 43 (5.70%) BDD
16 41 (5.44%) Project Management
17 38 (5.04%) Web Development
18 35 (4.64%) Android Development
19 32 (4.24%) OOD
19 32 (4.24%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 290 (38.46%) SQL
2 232 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 194 (25.73%) C++
4 191 (25.33%) C#
5 87 (11.54%) PHP
6 84 (11.14%) C
7 76 (10.08%) Python
8 51 (6.76%) PL/SQL
9 45 (5.97%) Ruby
10 42 (5.57%) Perl
11 26 (3.45%) Objective-C
12 25 (3.32%) Bash Shell
13 24 (3.18%) Scala
14 17 (2.25%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.72%) T-SQL
16 13 (1.72%) VB
17 10 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
18 9 (1.19%) R
19 8 (1.06%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 240 (31.83%) Degree
2 13 (1.72%) HND
2 13 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 7 (0.93%) ISEB
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.66%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.27%) OCAJ
7 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.27%) OCA
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.13%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.13%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.97%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) SLA
3 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) HL7
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (1.06%) HDFS
2 5 (0.66%) vSphere
3 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.40%) Docker
5 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.13%) NFS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (1.59%) Puppet
2 11 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.13%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.13%) Ansible
4 1 (0.13%) Salt
4 1 (0.13%) Graphite
4 1 (0.13%) Nagios
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 175 (23.21%) Oracle
2 62 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 35 (4.64%) IBM
4 18 (2.39%) Red Hat
4 18 (2.39%) SAP
5 14 (1.86%) Symbian
6 13 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.46%) Telerik
8 10 (1.33%) Actimize
9 9 (1.19%) Capita
10 8 (1.06%) Google
10 8 (1.06%) VMware
11 7 (0.93%) HP
11 7 (0.93%) Hortonworks
12 5 (0.66%) Facebook
12 5 (0.66%) Twitter
12 5 (0.66%) Adobe
12 5 (0.66%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.53%) Hitachi
13 4 (0.53%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits on top
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday