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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 427 421 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.67% 10.24% 13.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.14% 16.87% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 373 373 445
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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
2231 2495 2327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.76% 60.69% 61.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1899 2224 2114
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 25 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 25 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 38 £40,000 -1.23% 6
Stockport -6 25 £40,000 +37.93% 6
Bolton +2 14 £41,500 +38.33%
Wigan +7 10 £32,500 +20.37% 4
Altrincham -14 6 £37,500 +10.29%
Oldham +15 2 £53,750 +79.16%
Sale +5 2 £38,750 +38.39%
Cheadle -1 2 - -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 281 (32.60%) SQL
2 253 (29.35%) J2EE
3 236 (27.38%) Spring
4 225 (26.10%) Linux
5 216 (25.06%) HTML
6 210 (24.36%) JavaScript
7 183 (21.23%) .NET
8 181 (21.00%) OO
9 180 (20.88%) Oracle
10 165 (19.14%) Hibernate
11 153 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
12 142 (16.47%) XML
13 139 (16.13%) C#
14 137 (15.89%) CSS
14 137 (15.89%) Degree
15 134 (15.55%) UNIX
16 132 (15.31%) Windows
16 132 (15.31%) Finance
17 129 (14.97%) Scrum
18 118 (13.69%) Web Services
19 115 (13.34%) PHP
19 115 (13.34%) TDD
20 113 (13.11%) Tomcat
21 112 (12.99%) E-Commerce
22 107 (12.41%) Java EE
23 106 (12.30%) Android
24 105 (12.18%) Software Engineering
25 98 (11.37%) MVC
26 93 (10.79%) Computer Science
27 89 (10.32%) MySQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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
1 113 (13.11%) Tomcat
2 62 (7.19%) WebSphere
3 50 (5.80%) WebLogic
4 38 (4.41%) Apache
5 26 (3.02%) SAS
6 21 (2.44%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 19 (2.20%) TIBCO EMS
8 14 (1.62%) Confluence
9 11 (1.28%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.16%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.04%) CICS
11 9 (1.04%) GlassFish
12 8 (0.93%) CMS
13 6 (0.70%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.58%) Jetty
15 4 (0.46%) Node.js
15 4 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.70%) SPSS
2 6 (0.70%) Adobe After Effects
2 6 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.46%) MS Office
4 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
1 21 (2.44%) TIBCO iProcess
2 19 (2.20%) Magento
2 19 (2.20%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 8 (0.93%) 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%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.81%) SaaS
4 6 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (0.58%) GitHub
6 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Route 53
7 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.03%) HTTP
2 27 (3.13%) Internet
3 14 (1.62%) AMQP
4 8 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.58%) LAN
5 5 (0.58%) WAN
6 3 (0.35%) DNS
6 3 (0.35%) Firewall
7 2 (0.23%) LDAP
7 2 (0.23%) CTI
8 1 (0.12%) FTP
8 1 (0.12%) SSL
8 1 (0.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (10.32%) MySQL
2 81 (9.40%) SQL Server
3 72 (8.35%) Relational Database
4 46 (5.34%) DB2
5 40 (4.64%) Oracle Database
6 27 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 22 (2.55%) Hazelcast
9 18 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (1.74%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (1.51%) MongoDB
11 13 (1.51%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.39%) Big Data
12 12 (1.39%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.04%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 88 (10.21%) Eclipse
2 76 (8.82%) Maven
3 68 (7.89%) JUnit
4 61 (7.08%) Ant
4 61 (7.08%) Git (software)
5 57 (6.61%) Subversion
6 45 (5.22%) Jenkins
7 29 (3.36%) JIRA
8 27 (3.13%) Selenium
9 22 (2.55%) Hudson
9 22 (2.55%) NetBeans
10 17 (1.97%) Gradle
11 16 (1.86%) Cucumber
12 14 (1.62%) QuickTest Pro
13 13 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (1.28%) Gerrit
14 11 (1.28%) Mockito
15 10 (1.16%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.16%) WebDriver
16 9 (1.04%) LabVIEW
General
1 132 (15.31%) Finance
2 48 (5.57%) Retail
3 27 (3.13%) Banking
4 20 (2.32%) Legal
5 19 (2.20%) Automotive
6 18 (2.09%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.16%) Law
8 10 (1.16%) Games
9 8 (0.93%) Marketing
10 7 (0.81%) Back Office
11 5 (0.58%) Advertising
12 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.23%) Billing
13 2 (0.23%) Electronics
13 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 568 (65.89%) Developer
2 338 (39.21%) Java Developer
3 114 (13.23%) Senior Developer
4 91 (10.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 89 (10.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 73 (8.47%) Software Developer
7 49 (5.68%) Graduate
8 48 (5.57%) Web Developer
9 47 (5.45%) Software Engineer
10 45 (5.22%) Junior
11 41 (4.76%) Junior Developer
12 38 (4.41%) Analyst
13 37 (4.29%) Architect
13 37 (4.29%) Graduate Developer
13 37 (4.29%) Mobile Developer
14 33 (3.83%) J2EE Developer
15 31 (3.60%) Consultant
16 29 (3.36%) Android Developer
17 28 (3.25%) Team Leader
18 26 (3.02%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (29.35%) J2EE
2 236 (27.38%) Spring
3 216 (25.06%) HTML
4 183 (21.23%) .NET
5 165 (19.14%) Hibernate
6 142 (16.47%) XML
7 137 (15.89%) CSS
8 118 (13.69%) Web Services
9 107 (12.41%) Java EE
10 85 (9.86%) jQuery
11 80 (9.28%) JSP
12 71 (8.24%) Servlets
13 67 (7.77%) JMS
14 55 (6.38%) HTML5
15 53 (6.15%) SOAP
16 51 (5.92%) EJB
17 48 (5.57%) XSLT
18 45 (5.22%) Ajax
19 41 (4.76%) Struts
20 40 (4.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.79%) Computer Science
2 81 (9.40%) Mobile App
3 36 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (3.02%) iPhone
4 26 (3.02%) Blackberry
5 25 (2.90%) Mathematics
6 24 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
7 22 (2.55%) Mainframe
7 22 (2.55%) Open Source
8 19 (2.20%) iPad
9 14 (1.62%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.51%) Digital Media
11 8 (0.93%) Tandem
12 7 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
13 6 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (0.58%) IVR
15 4 (0.46%) PMI
15 4 (0.46%) Social Media
16 3 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 225 (26.10%) Linux
2 134 (15.55%) UNIX
3 132 (15.31%) Windows
4 106 (12.30%) Android
5 63 (7.31%) Apple iOS
6 34 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.16%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.58%) AIX
8 5 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.35%) CentOS
10 2 (0.23%) Fedora
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (21.00%) OO
2 153 (17.75%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (14.97%) Scrum
4 115 (13.34%) TDD
5 112 (12.99%) E-Commerce
6 105 (12.18%) Software Engineering
7 98 (11.37%) MVC
8 67 (7.77%) Web Development
9 63 (7.31%) Android Development
10 58 (6.73%) Unit Testing
11 53 (6.15%) Project Management
12 52 (6.03%) iOS Development
13 49 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (5.68%) OOP
14 35 (4.06%) Pair Programming
15 34 (3.94%) OOA/OOD
16 32 (3.71%) UML
16 32 (3.71%) Web Application Development
17 26 (3.02%) BDD
17 26 (3.02%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 281 (32.60%) SQL
2 210 (24.36%) JavaScript
3 139 (16.13%) C#
4 115 (13.34%) PHP
5 81 (9.40%) C++
5 81 (9.40%) Ruby
6 49 (5.68%) Perl
7 45 (5.22%) C
8 42 (4.87%) Objective-C
9 36 (4.18%) XPath
9 36 (4.18%) Shell Script
10 34 (3.94%) Python
11 19 (2.20%) PHP5
12 18 (2.09%) Scala
13 16 (1.86%) COBOL
14 15 (1.74%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.51%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.39%) Prolog
17 8 (0.93%) VBA
17 8 (0.93%) Jython
Qualifications
1 137 (15.89%) Degree
2 19 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.74%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.04%) HND
5 6 (0.70%) ISEB
6 4 (0.46%) PMP
6 4 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.23%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.22%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (0.70%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) Nmap
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.28%) Puppet
1 11 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.35%) CFEngine
3 2 (0.23%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.23%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.23%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.12%) SCCM
4 1 (0.12%) SCOM
4 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 180 (20.88%) Oracle
2 51 (5.92%) JBoss
3 39 (4.52%) Microsoft
3 39 (4.52%) Red Hat
4 21 (2.44%) TIBCO
5 20 (2.32%) Sencha
6 18 (2.09%) Sybase
7 17 (1.97%) IBM
8 14 (1.62%) Symbian
8 14 (1.62%) Google
9 11 (1.28%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.04%) SAP
11 8 (0.93%) LexisNexis
12 6 (0.70%) Zend
13 5 (0.58%) Sage
13 5 (0.58%) HP
13 5 (0.58%) Hitachi
14 4 (0.46%) Siemens
14 4 (0.46%) Unisys
14 4 (0.46%) Actimize
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + car, bonus, excellent package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + car + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000-£35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + strong package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
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