The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 424 442 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.52% 10.82% 13.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.00% 17.88% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 367 394 470
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2232 2472 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.37% 60.51% 62.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 2199 2155
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
North West

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +3 39 £40,000 -1.23% 4
Stockport -4 24 £40,000 +37.93% 5
Bolton +2 14 £41,500 +38.33%
Wigan +5 9 £32,500 +20.37% 5
Altrincham -14 6 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Cheadle +2 3 - -
Oldham +13 2 £53,750 +79.16%
Sale +3 2 £38,750 +38.39%
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 278 (32.03%) SQL
2 253 (29.15%) J2EE
3 240 (27.65%) Spring
4 234 (26.96%) Linux
5 216 (24.88%) HTML
6 211 (24.31%) JavaScript
7 188 (21.66%) .NET
8 183 (21.08%) OO
9 180 (20.74%) Oracle
10 171 (19.70%) Hibernate
11 156 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
12 145 (16.71%) XML
13 143 (16.47%) C#
14 139 (16.01%) Degree
15 137 (15.78%) CSS
16 135 (15.55%) Windows
17 132 (15.21%) Scrum
18 131 (15.09%) UNIX
19 128 (14.75%) Finance
20 120 (13.82%) Web Services
21 119 (13.71%) TDD
22 118 (13.59%) Tomcat
23 114 (13.13%) PHP
23 114 (13.13%) E-Commerce
24 111 (12.79%) Software Engineering
25 109 (12.56%) Android
26 105 (12.10%) Java EE
27 96 (11.06%) MVC
28 92 (10.60%) Computer Science
29 88 (10.14%) Eclipse

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 118 (13.59%) Tomcat
2 66 (7.60%) WebSphere
3 50 (5.76%) WebLogic
4 42 (4.84%) Apache
5 25 (2.88%) SAS
6 20 (2.30%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 18 (2.07%) TIBCO EMS
8 14 (1.61%) Confluence
9 11 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.15%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.04%) CICS
12 8 (0.92%) CMS
12 8 (0.92%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.81%) Jetty
14 6 (0.69%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.46%) Node.js
15 4 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
16 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.69%) SPSS
2 6 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
2 6 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.46%) MS Office
4 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (2.30%) TIBCO iProcess
1 20 (2.30%) BusinessWorks
2 18 (2.07%) Magento
2 18 (2.07%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 8 (0.92%) Visualfiles
4 7 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.23%) AquaLogic BPM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.92%) SaaS
4 7 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (0.58%) GitHub
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.12%) Route 53
8 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.12%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 54 (6.22%) HTTP
2 27 (3.11%) Internet
3 13 (1.50%) AMQP
4 8 (0.92%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.58%) LAN
5 5 (0.58%) WAN
6 4 (0.46%) DNS
7 3 (0.35%) Firewall
8 2 (0.23%) LDAP
8 2 (0.23%) CTI
9 1 (0.12%) IPsec
9 1 (0.12%) DHCP
9 1 (0.12%) FTP
9 1 (0.12%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (9.91%) MySQL
2 83 (9.56%) SQL Server
3 73 (8.41%) Relational Database
4 44 (5.07%) DB2
5 41 (4.72%) Oracle Database
6 30 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (2.76%) Hazelcast
7 24 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 19 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (1.73%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.61%) MongoDB
10 14 (1.61%) NoSQL
10 14 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (1.50%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.50%) Big Data
12 10 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.04%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 88 (10.14%) Eclipse
2 79 (9.10%) Maven
3 69 (7.95%) JUnit
4 62 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 60 (6.91%) Ant
6 56 (6.45%) Subversion
7 48 (5.53%) Jenkins
8 28 (3.23%) Selenium
8 28 (3.23%) JIRA
9 22 (2.53%) Hudson
10 20 (2.30%) NetBeans
11 18 (2.07%) Gradle
12 15 (1.73%) Cucumber
13 14 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
13 14 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
14 11 (1.27%) Gerrit
14 11 (1.27%) Mockito
15 10 (1.15%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.15%) WebDriver
16 9 (1.04%) LabVIEW
General
1 128 (14.75%) Finance
2 48 (5.53%) Retail
3 28 (3.23%) Banking
4 20 (2.30%) Automotive
4 20 (2.30%) Legal
5 18 (2.07%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.27%) Games
7 10 (1.15%) Law
8 8 (0.92%) Marketing
9 6 (0.69%) Back Office
10 5 (0.58%) Advertising
11 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.23%) Electronics
12 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.23%) Billing
12 2 (0.23%) German Language
12 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.23%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 581 (66.94%) Developer
2 345 (39.75%) Java Developer
3 116 (13.36%) Senior Developer
4 93 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 89 (10.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 74 (8.53%) Software Developer
7 49 (5.65%) Graduate
7 49 (5.65%) Software Engineer
8 48 (5.53%) Web Developer
9 44 (5.07%) Junior
10 40 (4.61%) Junior Developer
11 38 (4.38%) Architect
12 37 (4.26%) Mobile Developer
12 37 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
12 37 (4.26%) Analyst
13 34 (3.92%) J2EE Developer
14 29 (3.34%) Android Developer
15 28 (3.23%) Consultant
16 27 (3.11%) Team Leader
17 25 (2.88%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (29.15%) J2EE
2 240 (27.65%) Spring
3 216 (24.88%) HTML
4 188 (21.66%) .NET
5 171 (19.70%) Hibernate
6 145 (16.71%) XML
7 137 (15.78%) CSS
8 120 (13.82%) Web Services
9 105 (12.10%) Java EE
10 86 (9.91%) jQuery
11 80 (9.22%) JSP
12 76 (8.76%) Servlets
13 72 (8.29%) JMS
14 55 (6.34%) HTML5
15 53 (6.11%) SOAP
16 52 (5.99%) EJB
17 51 (5.88%) XSLT
18 47 (5.41%) Ajax
19 41 (4.72%) Struts
19 41 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 92 (10.60%) Computer Science
2 79 (9.10%) Mobile App
3 37 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (3.00%) iPhone
5 25 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 25 (2.88%) Blackberry
6 24 (2.76%) 3D Graphics
7 23 (2.65%) Mainframe
8 22 (2.53%) Open Source
9 19 (2.19%) iPad
10 13 (1.50%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.38%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.92%) Tandem
13 7 (0.81%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
14 6 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (0.58%) IVR
15 5 (0.58%) Social Media
16 3 (0.35%) Informatics
16 3 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 234 (26.96%) Linux
2 135 (15.55%) Windows
3 131 (15.09%) UNIX
4 109 (12.56%) Android
5 61 (7.03%) Apple iOS
6 38 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.15%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.58%) AIX
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.58%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.35%) CentOS
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.23%) Fedora
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.12%) SUSE
11 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (21.08%) OO
2 156 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (15.21%) Scrum
4 119 (13.71%) TDD
5 114 (13.13%) E-Commerce
6 111 (12.79%) Software Engineering
7 96 (11.06%) MVC
8 67 (7.72%) Web Development
9 63 (7.26%) Android Development
10 58 (6.68%) Unit Testing
11 51 (5.88%) OOP
11 51 (5.88%) Project Management
11 51 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (5.76%) iOS Development
13 37 (4.26%) Pair Programming
14 35 (4.03%) OOA/OOD
15 33 (3.80%) Web Application Development
16 32 (3.69%) UML
17 27 (3.11%) Configuration Management
17 27 (3.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 278 (32.03%) SQL
2 211 (24.31%) JavaScript
3 143 (16.47%) C#
4 114 (13.13%) PHP
5 84 (9.68%) Ruby
6 82 (9.45%) C++
7 50 (5.76%) Perl
8 47 (5.41%) C
9 42 (4.84%) Objective-C
10 40 (4.61%) XPath
11 35 (4.03%) Python
12 34 (3.92%) Shell Script
13 19 (2.19%) Scala
14 18 (2.07%) PHP5
15 16 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 16 (1.84%) COBOL
16 13 (1.50%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.27%) Prolog
18 8 (0.92%) VBA
18 8 (0.92%) Jython
Qualifications
1 139 (16.01%) Degree
2 18 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.04%) HND
5 6 (0.69%) ISEB
6 3 (0.35%) PMP
6 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.23%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.18%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.69%) Apache Flume
1 6 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.12%) Xen
3 1 (0.12%) Nmap
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) vSphere
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (1.61%) Puppet
2 13 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.35%) CFEngine
4 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.23%) Hyperic
4 2 (0.23%) Ansible
4 2 (0.23%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.12%) Nessus
5 1 (0.12%) SCCM
5 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 180 (20.74%) Oracle
2 53 (6.11%) JBoss
3 43 (4.95%) Red Hat
4 39 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 20 (2.30%) TIBCO
6 19 (2.19%) Sybase
6 19 (2.19%) Sencha
7 17 (1.96%) IBM
8 15 (1.73%) Google
9 13 (1.50%) Symbian
10 10 (1.15%) Atlassian
11 9 (1.04%) SAP
12 8 (0.92%) LexisNexis
13 5 (0.58%) Wonderware
13 5 (0.58%) Zend
13 5 (0.58%) Sage
13 5 (0.58%) Hitachi
13 5 (0.58%) Siemens
13 5 (0.58%) HP
14 4 (0.46%) Unisys
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £31000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to £45,000 dep on experience + excel
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SIS Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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