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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 169 135 150
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 11 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 1.22% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.29% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 46 39
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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
3736 3569 3864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.38% 94.39% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3146 3043 3340
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
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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 7 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Altrincham - 1 £21,000 - 1
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) J2EE
2 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 19 (59.38%) SOAP
3 19 (59.38%) Web Services
4 18 (56.25%) Oracle
4 18 (56.25%) JUnit
5 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (46.88%) JDBC
6 15 (46.88%) OO
6 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
7 14 (43.75%) GlassFish
7 14 (43.75%) JMS
7 14 (43.75%) Eclipse
7 14 (43.75%) XML
7 14 (43.75%) WebLogic
8 13 (40.63%) Ant
8 13 (40.63%) Linux
8 13 (40.63%) Spring
8 13 (40.63%) JNDI
9 11 (34.38%) jQuery
9 11 (34.38%) UNIX
9 11 (34.38%) Windows
9 11 (34.38%) EJB
9 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
10 10 (31.25%) C++
10 10 (31.25%) HTML
10 10 (31.25%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
2 14 (43.75%) GlassFish
2 14 (43.75%) WebLogic
3 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (9.38%) JBoss
6 2 (6.25%) Liferay
6 2 (6.25%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) JUnit
2 14 (43.75%) Eclipse
3 13 (40.63%) Ant
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
5 2 (6.25%) Mockito
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (3.13%) Gradle
6 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Publishing
2 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) J2EE
2 19 (59.38%) SOAP
2 19 (59.38%) Web Services
3 15 (46.88%) JDBC
4 14 (43.75%) XML
4 14 (43.75%) JMS
5 13 (40.63%) JNDI
5 13 (40.63%) Spring
6 11 (34.38%) jQuery
6 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
6 11 (34.38%) EJB
7 10 (31.25%) CSS
7 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 6 (18.75%) JSP
9 5 (15.63%) Struts
10 2 (6.25%) Servlets
10 2 (6.25%) J2SE
10 2 (6.25%) Ajax
10 2 (6.25%) Java EE
10 2 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.13%) DTV
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) UNIX
2 11 (34.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) OO
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) OOP
3 9 (28.13%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
6 5 (15.63%) MVC
6 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.25%) OOD
8 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.13%) UML
9 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Sybase
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Sun
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