The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 175 167 109
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 18 18 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.49% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.52% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 76
Average salary £41,250 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,850 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,090 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -5.88%
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3958 3485 3630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.37% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3011 3224
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Manchester region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Stockport -1 5 £37,500 -2.59% 3
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
Salford - 2 £37,500 -
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Java
1 54 (100.00%) J2EE
2 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (70.37%) Spring
3 31 (57.41%) Hibernate
4 23 (42.59%) Scrum
4 23 (42.59%) SQL
5 20 (37.04%) HTML
6 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
6 19 (35.19%) Tomcat
7 18 (33.33%) XML
8 16 (29.63%) CSS
8 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
9 15 (27.78%) JMS
9 15 (27.78%) Web Services
10 14 (25.93%) SOAP
10 14 (25.93%) Oracle
11 13 (24.07%) OO
12 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
13 11 (20.37%) Automotive
14 10 (18.52%) JSP
14 10 (18.52%) Servlets
14 10 (18.52%) Linux
15 9 (16.67%) JUnit
15 9 (16.67%) Finance
15 9 (16.67%) TDD
15 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
16 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
16 8 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
17 7 (12.96%) WebSphere Application Server

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (35.19%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 7 (12.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (11.11%) JBoss
5 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
5 4 (7.41%) GlassFish
5 4 (7.41%) Apache Solr
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.70%) Liferay
7 2 (3.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) DB2
4 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.85%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) JUnit
2 7 (12.96%) Ant
3 6 (11.11%) Maven
4 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.56%) Toad
5 3 (5.56%) ERwin
5 3 (5.56%) Log4j
5 3 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.70%) Mockito
7 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.37%) Automotive
2 9 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 3 (5.56%) Publishing
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) J2EE
2 38 (70.37%) Spring
3 31 (57.41%) Hibernate
4 20 (37.04%) HTML
5 18 (33.33%) XML
6 16 (29.63%) CSS
7 15 (27.78%) Web Services
7 15 (27.78%) JMS
8 14 (25.93%) SOAP
9 10 (18.52%) JSP
9 10 (18.52%) Servlets
10 7 (12.96%) Struts
11 6 (11.11%) JDBC
11 6 (11.11%) XML Schema
11 6 (11.11%) DOM
11 6 (11.11%) XSLT
11 6 (11.11%) Grails
11 6 (11.11%) SAX
12 5 (9.26%) Ajax
12 5 (9.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Android
2 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.26%) UNIX
4 3 (5.56%) AIX
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Scrum
3 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 13 (24.07%) OO
5 9 (16.67%) TDD
5 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.81%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.11%) Web Application Development
8 6 (11.11%) MVC
9 4 (7.41%) OOD
9 4 (7.41%) SOA
10 3 (5.56%) RAD
10 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.56%) BDD
10 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.70%) Document Management
11 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
12 1 (1.85%) Web Development
12 1 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (42.59%) SQL
3 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) XPath
5 3 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.70%) C
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.56%) Actimize
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Chordiant
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