Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 222 232
Rank change year-on-year +54 +10 +35
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 115 79 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.57% 0.97% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.68% 1.66% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 91 61 32
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,250 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,295 4,754 4,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.80% 58.66% 56.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,669 4,081 3,599
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Manchester

Java 8
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 8 in Manchester.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Manchester

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 115 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (81.74%) Spring
3 75 (65.22%) Software Engineering
4 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (49.57%) DevOps
6 46 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 43 (37.39%) TDD
7 43 (37.39%) Greenfield Project
8 42 (36.52%) Hibernate
9 41 (35.65%) Microservices
9 41 (35.65%) Spring Boot
9 41 (35.65%) AngularJS
10 38 (33.04%) Docker
11 35 (30.43%) React
12 33 (28.70%) Finance
13 32 (27.83%) RESTful
14 29 (25.22%) Scrum
14 29 (25.22%) JUnit
15 28 (24.35%) PHP
15 28 (24.35%) Node.js
16 24 (20.87%) E-Commerce
17 22 (19.13%) Web Services
18 21 (18.26%) OOP
18 21 (18.26%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (17.39%) Open Source
19 20 (17.39%) BDD
19 20 (17.39%) Maven
20 19 (16.52%) Gradle
21 17 (14.78%) Banking
21 17 (14.78%) Retail

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.30%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.74%) JBoss
3 2 (1.74%) Jetty
3 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.87%) Apache
4 1 (0.87%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.87%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.48%) SaaS
3 3 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.61%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.87%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) AMQP
1 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.91%) MongoDB
2 13 (11.30%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (10.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (8.70%) MySQL
5 7 (6.09%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.61%) Redis
8 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.74%) Riak
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.87%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.87%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.87%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (25.22%) JUnit
2 20 (17.39%) Maven
3 19 (16.52%) Gradle
4 15 (13.04%) Mockito
5 14 (12.17%) Git (software)
6 12 (10.43%) Jenkins
7 10 (8.70%) Ant
8 8 (6.96%) Selenium
9 5 (4.35%) Gatling
9 5 (4.35%) Spock
10 4 (3.48%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.48%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.74%) JMeter
11 2 (1.74%) Protractor
12 1 (0.87%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.87%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.87%) Subversion
12 1 (0.87%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Banking
2 17 (14.78%) Retail
3 11 (9.57%) Investment Banking
3 11 (9.57%) Law
4 8 (6.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (53.04%) Developer
2 59 (51.30%) Java Developer
3 57 (49.57%) Software Engineer
4 52 (45.22%) Java Engineer
5 48 (41.74%) Java Software Engineer
6 23 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 13 (11.30%) Java Software Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Technical Leader
9 9 (7.83%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) AWS Software Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) Lead Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Lead Java Developer
10 8 (6.96%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Technical Engineer
12 5 (4.35%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.48%) Senior Software Engineer
14 3 (2.61%) AWS Developer
14 3 (2.61%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (81.74%) Spring
2 42 (36.52%) Hibernate
3 41 (35.65%) AngularJS
3 41 (35.65%) Spring Boot
4 35 (30.43%) React
5 32 (27.83%) RESTful
6 28 (24.35%) Node.js
7 22 (19.13%) Web Services
8 13 (11.30%) REST
9 12 (10.43%) HTML
10 11 (9.57%) CSS
10 11 (9.57%) Spring Security
11 10 (8.70%) J2EE
11 10 (8.70%) Java EE
12 7 (6.09%) HTML5
12 7 (6.09%) JSF
12 7 (6.09%) Spring MVC
13 6 (5.22%) CSS3
13 6 (5.22%) JSON
14 5 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (37.39%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (9.57%) Arduino
2 11 (9.57%) Mainframe
3 8 (6.96%) Cloud Native
4 7 (6.09%) Xbox
5 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.61%) Fintech
6 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.61%) User Experience
7 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.61%) Android
1 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (65.22%) Software Engineering
2 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (49.57%) DevOps
4 43 (37.39%) TDD
5 41 (35.65%) Microservices
6 29 (25.22%) Scrum
7 24 (20.87%) E-Commerce
8 21 (18.26%) OOP
9 20 (17.39%) BDD
9 20 (17.39%) Open Source
10 17 (14.78%) Extreme Programming
10 17 (14.78%) Kanban
11 15 (13.04%) MVC
11 15 (13.04%) OO
12 14 (12.17%) Test Automation
13 12 (10.43%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (10.43%) Domain-Driven Design
13 12 (10.43%) Mentoring
13 12 (10.43%) Pair Programming
13 12 (10.43%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (24.35%) PHP
4 17 (14.78%) Python
5 16 (13.91%) TypeScript
6 12 (10.43%) Java 9
7 10 (8.70%) SQL
8 7 (6.09%) C++
9 6 (5.22%) C#
9 6 (5.22%) Scala
10 5 (4.35%) C
10 5 (4.35%) Ruby
11 4 (3.48%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.61%) Groovy
13 2 (1.74%) Clojure
13 2 (1.74%) R
14 1 (0.87%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) OCPJP
2 2 (1.74%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) GCP
System Software
1 38 (33.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (13.91%) Puppet
2 14 (12.17%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.09%) Ansible
4 5 (4.35%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.74%) Kibana
6 1 (0.87%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (5.22%) Oracle
2 5 (4.35%) Google
3 3 (2.61%) Apple
3 3 (2.61%) Facebook
4 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.87%) Cadence
4 1 (0.87%) hybris
4 1 (0.87%) IBM
4 1 (0.87%) TIBCO