Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 149 149 133
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16 +39
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 112 17 134
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.96% 0.60% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.01% 0.99% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 48 12 134
10th Percentile £40,000 £50,000 £42,875
25th Percentile £42,188 £51,875 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.62% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £65,000 £76,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,750 " £67,125
North West median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +20.00%

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 2,795 1,722 3,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 48.90% 60.55% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,237 1,600 2,763
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Manchester

Java 8
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in Manchester.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Manchester

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (82.14%) Spring
3 87 (77.68%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (54.46%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (52.68%) Terraform
6 50 (44.64%) Open Source
6 50 (44.64%) Scrum
7 48 (42.86%) Spring Boot
8 47 (41.96%) Docker
9 46 (41.07%) Microservices
10 42 (37.50%) BDD
10 42 (37.50%) Social Skills
11 40 (35.71%) Jenkins
11 40 (35.71%) TDD
11 40 (35.71%) SQL
12 37 (33.04%) Oracle
13 35 (31.25%) Hibernate
14 34 (30.36%) AWS
15 33 (29.46%) Serverless
16 28 (25.00%) REST
17 27 (24.11%) GitHub
17 27 (24.11%) SC Cleared
17 27 (24.11%) Security Cleared
17 27 (24.11%) MySQL
17 27 (24.11%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (23.21%) Configuration Management
19 25 (22.32%) GraphQL
20 24 (21.43%) Ansible
20 24 (21.43%) Coaching
20 24 (21.43%) Redis

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 3 (2.68%) Apache
1 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 34 (30.36%) AWS
2 33 (29.46%) Serverless
3 27 (24.11%) GitHub
4 9 (8.04%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (5.36%) GCP
6 3 (2.68%) Azure
6 3 (2.68%) Boomi
6 3 (2.68%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.89%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.54%) AMQP
2 1 (0.89%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) MySQL
2 24 (21.43%) Redis
3 23 (20.54%) Apache Accumulo
3 23 (20.54%) Big Data
4 8 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.68%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.89%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 18 (16.07%) Maven
3 14 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.71%) Gradle
4 12 (10.71%) JUnit
4 12 (10.71%) Mockito
5 11 (9.82%) CircleCI
5 11 (9.82%) SonarQube
5 11 (9.82%) TestNG
6 5 (4.46%) JIRA
7 4 (3.57%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.89%) Arquillian
8 1 (0.89%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.89%) webpack
General
1 42 (37.50%) Social Skills
2 2 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (0.89%) Banking
3 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 98 (87.50%) Developer
2 74 (66.07%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.39%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.82%) Lead Developer
4 11 (9.82%) Team Leader
5 8 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 4 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 3 (2.68%) AWS Developer
7 3 (2.68%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (2.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (2.68%) Integration Developer
7 3 (2.68%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (1.79%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (1.79%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (1.79%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (0.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (82.14%) Spring
2 48 (42.86%) Spring Boot
3 35 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 28 (25.00%) REST
5 25 (22.32%) GraphQL
6 23 (20.54%) JavaBeans
6 23 (20.54%) Middleware
6 23 (20.54%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (15.18%) AngularJS
8 12 (10.71%) JPA
9 11 (9.82%) Drools
9 11 (9.82%) Kafka
9 11 (9.82%) Micronaut
9 11 (9.82%) Swagger
9 11 (9.82%) WireMock
10 10 (8.93%) React
11 7 (6.25%) Apache Camel
12 5 (4.46%) Web Services
13 4 (3.57%) JDBC
13 4 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (13.39%) Cloud Native
3 11 (9.82%) Reinsurance
4 8 (7.14%) Legacy Code
5 5 (4.46%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (77.68%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (54.46%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (44.64%) Open Source
3 50 (44.64%) Scrum
4 46 (41.07%) Microservices
5 42 (37.50%) BDD
6 40 (35.71%) TDD
7 27 (24.11%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (23.21%) Configuration Management
9 24 (21.43%) Coaching
10 23 (20.54%) Analytics
10 23 (20.54%) Big Data Analytics
10 23 (20.54%) Data Analytics
10 23 (20.54%) SOA
11 20 (17.86%) DevOps
12 19 (16.96%) Test Automation
13 18 (16.07%) Software Engineering
14 15 (13.39%) API Development
14 15 (13.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (13.39%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (35.71%) SQL
3 21 (18.75%) Java 11
4 10 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.68%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (24.11%) SC Cleared
1 27 (24.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.25%) Degree
3 5 (4.46%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) QA
System Software
1 47 (41.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 59 (52.68%) Terraform
2 24 (21.43%) Ansible
3 23 (20.54%) Puppet
4 21 (18.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (33.04%) Oracle
2 3 (2.68%) Google
2 3 (2.68%) MuleSoft
2 3 (2.68%) Talend
2 3 (2.68%) TIBCO
2 3 (2.68%) webMethods
3 1 (0.89%) Elastic Path