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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 152 167 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 28 14 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.69% 0.37% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.39% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 78
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -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
3871 3567 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.12% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3233 3108 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 9 £37,500 -2.59% 3
Salford - 6 £37,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
Sale +4 1 £37,500 -
Bolton - 1 £37,500 -
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 75 (100.00%) Java
1 75 (100.00%) J2EE
2 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (70.67%) Spring
4 43 (57.33%) Hibernate
5 28 (37.33%) SQL
6 27 (36.00%) Scrum
7 25 (33.33%) XML
8 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
9 22 (29.33%) OO
9 22 (29.33%) JMS
10 21 (28.00%) Oracle
10 21 (28.00%) HTML
11 20 (26.67%) Tomcat
12 19 (25.33%) E-Commerce
13 17 (22.67%) JSP
13 17 (22.67%) Servlets
13 17 (22.67%) Automotive
14 16 (21.33%) TDD
14 16 (21.33%) Web Services
14 16 (21.33%) Relational Database
15 15 (20.00%) SOAP
15 15 (20.00%) CSS
16 13 (17.33%) JUnit
17 12 (16.00%) Struts
18 11 (14.67%) Linux
18 11 (14.67%) Finance
19 10 (13.33%) MVC
19 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
19 10 (13.33%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.33%) Apache
4 4 (5.33%) GlassFish
4 4 (5.33%) CMS
4 4 (5.33%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.67%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
3 6 (8.00%) DB2
4 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) JUnit
2 10 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 10 (13.33%) Ant
3 7 (9.33%) Maven
4 3 (4.00%) Toad
4 3 (4.00%) ERwin
4 3 (4.00%) Log4j
4 3 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.67%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.67%) Mockito
6 1 (1.33%) Hudson
6 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (22.67%) Automotive
2 11 (14.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.67%) Publishing
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) J2EE
2 53 (70.67%) Spring
3 43 (57.33%) Hibernate
4 25 (33.33%) XML
5 22 (29.33%) JMS
6 21 (28.00%) HTML
7 17 (22.67%) JSP
7 17 (22.67%) Servlets
8 16 (21.33%) Web Services
9 15 (20.00%) SOAP
9 15 (20.00%) CSS
10 12 (16.00%) Struts
11 10 (13.33%) jQuery
12 8 (10.67%) Ajax
13 7 (9.33%) Java EE
14 6 (8.00%) SAX
14 6 (8.00%) Grails
14 6 (8.00%) JDBC
14 6 (8.00%) XML Schema
14 6 (8.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.33%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.33%) DTV
3 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) UNIX
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Android
2 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.00%) AIX
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.00%) Scrum
3 22 (29.33%) OO
4 19 (25.33%) E-Commerce
5 16 (21.33%) TDD
6 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (13.33%) MVC
7 8 (10.67%) Web Application Development
7 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.33%) Data Modelling
8 7 (9.33%) OOD
9 6 (8.00%) BDD
10 5 (6.67%) Web Development
11 4 (5.33%) UML
11 4 (5.33%) Content Management
12 3 (4.00%) RAD
12 3 (4.00%) SOA
12 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (37.33%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.00%) XPath
5 4 (5.33%) Scala
5 4 (5.33%) PHP
5 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) C
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) JBoss
3 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.00%) Actimize
4 3 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) Chordiant
5 1 (1.33%) Sybase
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
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