Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 249 239
Rank change year-on-year +72 -10 +30
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 124 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.69% 0.69% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 1.18% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 94 44 41
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.88% -4.21% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,125 £38,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,225 £66,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £43,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +22.09% -7.53% -7.00%

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 4,177 4,674 4,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 56.97% 58.29% 57.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,530 3,989 3,809
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,624 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Manchester

Java 8
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 1 £55,000 - 2
Java 8
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 97 (78.23%) Spring
3 78 (62.90%) Software Engineering
4 72 (58.06%) DevOps
5 58 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (37.90%) TDD
6 47 (37.90%) Docker
7 46 (37.10%) AngularJS
8 43 (34.68%) Hibernate
8 43 (34.68%) JavaScript
9 41 (33.06%) Spring Boot
10 39 (31.45%) Finance
10 39 (31.45%) RESTful
11 37 (29.84%) Greenfield Project
12 35 (28.23%) Microservices
13 34 (27.42%) Maven
13 34 (27.42%) JUnit
14 33 (26.61%) Gradle
15 30 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
15 30 (24.19%) Node.js
15 30 (24.19%) React
16 29 (23.39%) OOP
17 26 (20.97%) PHP
18 25 (20.16%) Web Services
19 24 (19.35%) BDD
20 23 (18.55%) Scrum
21 22 (17.74%) Python
21 22 (17.74%) PostgreSQL
21 22 (17.74%) Banking
22 21 (16.94%) MongoDB

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 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.42%) JBoss
3 3 (2.42%) Jetty
3 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.81%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 30 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.23%) SaaS
3 3 (2.42%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.61%) Serverless
5 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) AMQP
1 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.74%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (16.94%) MongoDB
3 16 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (12.10%) MySQL
5 9 (7.26%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.42%) Redis
8 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.61%) Riak
9 1 (0.81%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.81%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (27.42%) JUnit
1 34 (27.42%) Maven
2 33 (26.61%) Gradle
3 21 (16.94%) Mockito
4 18 (14.52%) Git (software)
5 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
6 16 (12.90%) Ant
7 9 (7.26%) Gatling
7 9 (7.26%) Spock
8 8 (6.45%) Selenium
9 5 (4.03%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.42%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.61%) JMeter
11 2 (1.61%) Protractor
12 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.81%) Subversion
12 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (31.45%) Finance
2 22 (17.74%) Banking
3 15 (12.10%) Retail
4 11 (8.87%) Advertising
4 11 (8.87%) Investment Banking
5 9 (7.26%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (45.97%) Java Engineer
2 56 (45.16%) Developer
3 54 (43.55%) Java Developer
4 51 (41.13%) Software Engineer
5 44 (35.48%) Java Software Engineer
6 18 (14.52%) Lead Software Engineer
7 15 (12.10%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (11.29%) AWS Software Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) Lead Developer
9 9 (7.26%) Lead Java Developer
9 9 (7.26%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Java Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Technical Leader
13 4 (3.23%) AWS Developer
13 4 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (78.23%) Spring
2 46 (37.10%) AngularJS
3 43 (34.68%) Hibernate
4 41 (33.06%) Spring Boot
5 39 (31.45%) RESTful
6 30 (24.19%) Node.js
6 30 (24.19%) React
7 25 (20.16%) Web Services
8 15 (12.10%) HTML
9 14 (11.29%) CSS
10 10 (8.06%) HTML5
10 10 (8.06%) Spring Security
11 9 (7.26%) CSS3
12 8 (6.45%) Java EE
13 7 (5.65%) J2EE
13 7 (5.65%) REST
14 6 (4.84%) JSF
15 5 (4.03%) Ajax
15 5 (4.03%) JSON
15 5 (4.03%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.84%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (10.48%) Cloud Native
3 10 (8.06%) Mainframe
4 9 (7.26%) Arduino
5 7 (5.65%) Fintech
6 5 (4.03%) User Experience
7 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.61%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.42%) Android
1 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (62.90%) Software Engineering
2 72 (58.06%) DevOps
3 58 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (37.90%) TDD
5 35 (28.23%) Microservices
6 29 (23.39%) OOP
7 24 (19.35%) BDD
8 23 (18.55%) Scrum
9 20 (16.13%) OO
10 19 (15.32%) Extreme Programming
11 15 (12.10%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.29%) E-Commerce
13 13 (10.48%) Domain-Driven Design
13 13 (10.48%) Open Source
13 13 (10.48%) SOA
14 12 (9.68%) CQRS
14 12 (9.68%) Wealth Management
15 11 (8.87%) MVC
16 10 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (7.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (34.68%) JavaScript
3 26 (20.97%) PHP
4 22 (17.74%) Python
5 20 (16.13%) TypeScript
6 11 (8.87%) C++
7 10 (8.06%) SQL
8 9 (7.26%) Java 9
9 8 (6.45%) C#
10 6 (4.84%) C
10 6 (4.84%) Ruby
10 6 (4.84%) Scala
11 5 (4.03%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.42%) Groovy
13 2 (1.61%) Clojure
14 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) OCPJP
2 3 (2.42%) Degree
3 2 (1.61%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) GDPR
2 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 47 (37.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (10.48%) Ansible
2 9 (7.26%) Puppet
3 7 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.84%) Kubernetes
4 6 (4.84%) Terraform
5 2 (1.61%) Kibana
6 1 (0.81%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (4.84%) Oracle
2 4 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (0.81%) Apple
3 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.81%) Cadence
3 1 (0.81%) Facebook
3 1 (0.81%) hybris
3 1 (0.81%) IBM
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.81%) TIBCO