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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 428 446 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.39% 11.28% 15.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.95% 18.82% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 366 401 511
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 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
2259 2370 2341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 54.84% 59.92% 62.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2111 2127
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +1 42 £40,000 - 6
Stockport -13 17 £41,500 +43.10% 10
Wigan +1 12 £32,500 +20.37% 1
Altrincham -11 11 £20,000 -41.17% 1
Bolton -5 5 £29,000 -17.14%
Rochdale - 3 £48,000 -
Sale +4 2 £38,750 +38.39% 1
Cheadle 0 2 - - 1
Oldham - 2 £53,750 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 274 (31.57%) SQL
2 241 (27.76%) J2EE
3 234 (26.96%) Linux
4 228 (26.27%) Spring
5 214 (24.65%) HTML
6 212 (24.42%) JavaScript
7 188 (21.66%) .NET
8 168 (19.35%) Oracle
8 168 (19.35%) Hibernate
9 157 (18.09%) OO
10 154 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
11 149 (17.17%) C#
12 148 (17.05%) XML
13 137 (15.78%) Windows
14 134 (15.44%) Degree
15 132 (15.21%) CSS
15 132 (15.21%) Scrum
16 131 (15.09%) UNIX
17 124 (14.29%) Tomcat
17 124 (14.29%) Finance
18 118 (13.59%) TDD
19 114 (13.13%) Web Services
19 114 (13.13%) E-Commerce
20 111 (12.79%) Android
21 107 (12.33%) Software Engineering
22 101 (11.64%) PHP
23 98 (11.29%) Java EE
24 89 (10.25%) Computer Science
25 87 (10.02%) MVC
26 86 (9.91%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
1 124 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 71 (8.18%) WebSphere
3 52 (5.99%) Apache
4 46 (5.30%) WebLogic
5 24 (2.76%) SAS
6 18 (2.07%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 16 (1.84%) TIBCO EMS
8 14 (1.61%) Confluence
9 12 (1.38%) CICS
10 10 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.15%) CMS
11 9 (1.04%) GlassFish
11 9 (1.04%) Jetty
11 9 (1.04%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.69%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.69%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.58%) nginx
14 4 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 4 (0.46%) Node.js
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%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.46%) MS Office
4 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.07%) BusinessWorks
1 18 (2.07%) TIBCO iProcess
2 16 (1.84%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 15 (1.73%) Magento
4 8 (0.92%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.23%) AquaLogic BPM
7 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.92%) Google App Engine
5 6 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (0.58%) SaaS
6 5 (0.58%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.46%) GitHub
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) Route 53
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.68%) HTTP
2 28 (3.23%) Internet
3 10 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.04%) AMQP
5 6 (0.69%) DNS
6 5 (0.58%) LAN
6 5 (0.58%) WAN
7 3 (0.35%) DHCP
7 3 (0.35%) FTP
7 3 (0.35%) Firewall
7 3 (0.35%) IPsec
8 2 (0.23%) LDAP
9 1 (0.12%) Broadband
9 1 (0.12%) NFC
9 1 (0.12%) NAS
9 1 (0.12%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 78 (8.99%) MySQL
3 75 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 40 (4.61%) Oracle Database
4 40 (4.61%) DB2
5 30 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (3.46%) Hazelcast
6 25 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 23 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.84%) Hadoop
9 16 (1.84%) NoSQL
9 16 (1.84%) Big Data
10 14 (1.61%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.04%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 82 (9.45%) Maven
2 80 (9.22%) Eclipse
3 60 (6.91%) JUnit
4 56 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 48 (5.53%) Ant
6 44 (5.07%) Subversion
7 43 (4.95%) Jenkins
8 25 (2.88%) JIRA
8 25 (2.88%) Selenium
9 18 (2.07%) Gradle
10 17 (1.96%) Hudson
11 15 (1.73%) Cucumber
12 14 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
13 12 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
13 12 (1.38%) NetBeans
14 10 (1.15%) WebDriver
14 10 (1.15%) Mercurial
15 9 (1.04%) Mockito
15 9 (1.04%) Gerrit
15 9 (1.04%) LabVIEW
General
1 124 (14.29%) Finance
2 50 (5.76%) Retail
3 30 (3.46%) Banking
4 23 (2.65%) Automotive
5 21 (2.42%) Legal
6 15 (1.73%) Financial Institution
6 15 (1.73%) Games
7 10 (1.15%) Law
8 8 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.92%) Marketing
9 6 (0.69%) German Language
9 6 (0.69%) Italian Language
9 6 (0.69%) Turkish Language
9 6 (0.69%) Advertising
10 5 (0.58%) Back Office
11 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.23%) Billing
11 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 592 (68.20%) Developer
2 340 (39.17%) Java Developer
3 102 (11.75%) Senior Developer
4 83 (9.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 76 (8.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 70 (8.06%) Software Developer
7 54 (6.22%) Graduate
8 48 (5.53%) Software Engineer
9 43 (4.95%) Analyst
10 42 (4.84%) Graduate Developer
11 41 (4.72%) Junior
11 41 (4.72%) Architect
12 39 (4.49%) Mobile Developer
13 38 (4.38%) Web Developer
13 38 (4.38%) Junior Developer
14 30 (3.46%) J2EE Developer
15 29 (3.34%) Android Developer
16 28 (3.23%) Applications Support
16 28 (3.23%) Team Leader
17 27 (3.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (27.76%) J2EE
2 228 (26.27%) Spring
3 214 (24.65%) HTML
4 188 (21.66%) .NET
5 168 (19.35%) Hibernate
6 148 (17.05%) XML
7 132 (15.21%) CSS
8 114 (13.13%) Web Services
9 98 (11.29%) Java EE
10 84 (9.68%) Servlets
11 82 (9.45%) jQuery
12 75 (8.64%) JMS
13 69 (7.95%) JSP
14 63 (7.26%) HTML5
15 55 (6.34%) XSLT
16 52 (5.99%) SOAP
17 47 (5.41%) Ajax
18 43 (4.95%) EJB
18 43 (4.95%) J2SE
19 42 (4.84%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.25%) Computer Science
2 71 (8.18%) Mobile App
3 32 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (3.46%) Mathematics
5 27 (3.11%) 3D Graphics
5 27 (3.11%) Mainframe
6 25 (2.88%) iPhone
7 24 (2.76%) Open Source
7 24 (2.76%) Blackberry
8 18 (2.07%) iPad
9 10 (1.15%) Digital Media
10 9 (1.04%) Visualisation
11 8 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
12 7 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.81%) Tandem
13 5 (0.58%) NHS
13 5 (0.58%) Informatics
13 5 (0.58%) Social Media
13 5 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.46%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 234 (26.96%) Linux
2 137 (15.78%) Windows
3 131 (15.09%) UNIX
4 111 (12.79%) Android
5 56 (6.45%) Apple iOS
6 41 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.15%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.58%) AIX
10 4 (0.46%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.46%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.35%) CentOS
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.23%) Fedora
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.12%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) SUSE
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (18.09%) OO
2 154 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (15.21%) Scrum
4 118 (13.59%) TDD
5 114 (13.13%) E-Commerce
6 107 (12.33%) Software Engineering
7 87 (10.02%) MVC
8 60 (6.91%) Android Development
9 57 (6.57%) Web Development
10 55 (6.34%) Unit Testing
11 51 (5.88%) Project Management
12 50 (5.76%) OOP
13 48 (5.53%) iOS Development
14 44 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (4.38%) Pair Programming
16 33 (3.80%) UML
17 32 (3.69%) Web Application Development
18 31 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
19 28 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
19 28 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 274 (31.57%) SQL
2 212 (24.42%) JavaScript
3 149 (17.17%) C#
4 101 (11.64%) PHP
5 82 (9.45%) C++
6 78 (8.99%) Ruby
7 49 (5.65%) Perl
8 48 (5.53%) C
9 44 (5.07%) XPath
10 42 (4.84%) Objective-C
11 38 (4.38%) Python
12 32 (3.69%) Shell Script
13 21 (2.42%) Scala
14 20 (2.30%) COBOL
15 14 (1.61%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.50%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.27%) PHP5
18 10 (1.15%) Prolog
19 9 (1.04%) VBA
20 8 (0.92%) Jython
Qualifications
1 134 (15.44%) Degree
2 18 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.81%) HND
4 7 (0.81%) ISEB
5 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.23%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.41%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.35%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (0.69%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.35%) Xen
4 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.12%) Nmap
4 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (2.19%) Puppet
2 18 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.58%) Ansible
4 3 (0.35%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.23%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.23%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.12%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 168 (19.35%) Oracle
2 48 (5.53%) JBoss
3 46 (5.30%) Red Hat
4 43 (4.95%) Microsoft
5 21 (2.42%) Google
6 18 (2.07%) TIBCO
6 18 (2.07%) Sencha
6 18 (2.07%) Sybase
6 18 (2.07%) IBM
7 13 (1.50%) Symbian
8 10 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.04%) SAP
10 8 (0.92%) LexisNexis
11 7 (0.81%) HP
11 7 (0.81%) Siemens
11 7 (0.81%) Wonderware
12 5 (0.58%) VMware
12 5 (0.58%) Hitachi
13 4 (0.46%) Unisys
13 4 (0.46%) Actimize
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000+ per annum depending on experien
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + medical, bonus, flexi-start
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum depending on experienc
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago