The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 20 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 2.78% 20.93% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 22.50% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 6
Average salary £38,750 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 80 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 97.22% 93.02% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 67 65 64
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Salford

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region that cited Java 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 Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Gradle
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Hazelcast
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region that cited Java 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) J2SE
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Grails
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat