Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 206 234
Rank change year-on-year +37 +28 +48
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 117 106 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.60% 1.29% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.65% 2.15% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 99 75 27
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 £37,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% -5.00% -

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 4,417 4,935 3,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 60.58% 60.07% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,760 4,280 3,343
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Stockport -26 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
Bolton - 1 £80,500 -
Java 8
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (80.34%) Spring
3 76 (64.96%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (60.68%) Software Engineering
5 55 (47.01%) Microservices
6 53 (45.30%) DevOps
7 50 (42.74%) TDD
8 48 (41.03%) Greenfield Project
9 47 (40.17%) Spring Boot
10 43 (36.75%) Hibernate
10 43 (36.75%) JavaScript
11 36 (30.77%) Scrum
12 35 (29.91%) Docker
13 32 (27.35%) React
14 30 (25.64%) AngularJS
14 30 (25.64%) JUnit
15 29 (24.79%) E-Commerce
16 28 (23.93%) Finance
16 28 (23.93%) Open Source
17 27 (23.08%) Node.js
17 27 (23.08%) PHP
18 26 (22.22%) Pair Programming
19 25 (21.37%) BDD
20 24 (20.51%) RESTful
21 21 (17.95%) Kanban
22 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
23 19 (16.24%) Test Automation
23 19 (16.24%) Amazon AWS
23 19 (16.24%) Web Services
24 18 (15.38%) OOP

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 18 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.84%) Apache
3 7 (5.98%) Confluence
3 7 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) Jetty
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.84%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.42%) SaaS
4 3 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) AMQP
1 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.82%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (8.55%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (5.13%) Big Data
5 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.13%) MySQL
6 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.56%) Redis
7 3 (2.56%) Riak
8 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (25.64%) JUnit
2 14 (11.97%) Gradle
2 14 (11.97%) Maven
3 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.55%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.55%) Mockito
5 8 (6.84%) Selenium
6 7 (5.98%) Ant
6 7 (5.98%) SonarQube
7 4 (3.42%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.56%) Gatling
8 3 (2.56%) Spock
9 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.71%) JMeter
9 2 (1.71%) Protractor
10 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.85%) Subversion
10 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (23.93%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Retail
3 12 (10.26%) Banking
4 7 (5.98%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.98%) Law
5 6 (5.13%) Advertising
6 3 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (57.26%) Developer
2 61 (52.14%) Java Developer
3 54 (46.15%) Software Engineer
4 47 (40.17%) Java Engineer
4 47 (40.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
6 16 (13.68%) Lead Developer
7 15 (12.82%) Java Software Developer
8 14 (11.97%) Technical Leader
9 12 (10.26%) Lead Java Developer
10 11 (9.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 11 (9.40%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (8.55%) Senior Developer
12 8 (6.84%) Senior Java Developer
13 5 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (4.27%) Software Developer
14 4 (3.42%) Architect
14 4 (3.42%) Java Architect
15 3 (2.56%) Java Technical Architect
15 3 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (80.34%) Spring
2 47 (40.17%) Spring Boot
3 43 (36.75%) Hibernate
4 32 (27.35%) React
5 30 (25.64%) AngularJS
6 27 (23.08%) Node.js
7 24 (20.51%) RESTful
8 19 (16.24%) Web Services
9 15 (12.82%) REST
9 15 (12.82%) Spring Security
10 12 (10.26%) J2EE
11 11 (9.40%) HTML
12 9 (7.69%) Spring MVC
13 7 (5.98%) CSS
13 7 (5.98%) Java EE
13 7 (5.98%) Velocity
14 6 (5.13%) HTML5
14 6 (5.13%) JSON
15 5 (4.27%) JSF
15 5 (4.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 48 (41.03%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (10.26%) Xbox
3 7 (5.98%) Arduino
3 7 (5.98%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.27%) Linux
2 3 (2.56%) Amazon Linux
2 3 (2.56%) Android
2 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (64.96%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (60.68%) Software Engineering
3 55 (47.01%) Microservices
4 53 (45.30%) DevOps
5 50 (42.74%) TDD
6 36 (30.77%) Scrum
7 29 (24.79%) E-Commerce
8 28 (23.93%) Open Source
9 26 (22.22%) Pair Programming
10 25 (21.37%) BDD
11 21 (17.95%) Kanban
12 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (16.24%) Test Automation
14 18 (15.38%) OOP
15 17 (14.53%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (14.53%) Mentoring
16 16 (13.68%) MVC
17 14 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
18 13 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
18 13 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 117 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (36.75%) JavaScript
3 27 (23.08%) PHP
4 16 (13.68%) Java 9
5 15 (12.82%) Python
6 12 (10.26%) SQL
6 12 (10.26%) TypeScript
7 7 (5.98%) C#
7 7 (5.98%) Scala
8 6 (5.13%) C
9 5 (4.27%) C++
10 4 (3.42%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.56%) Groovy
11 3 (2.56%) Ruby
12 2 (1.71%) Clojure
12 2 (1.71%) R
12 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.85%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
2 7 (5.98%) OCPJP
2 7 (5.98%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.56%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) GCP
System Software
1 35 (29.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (15.38%) Puppet
2 17 (14.53%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.13%) Ansible
4 4 (3.42%) Kibana
4 4 (3.42%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.71%) logstash
5 2 (1.71%) Terraform
6 1 (0.85%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 12 (10.26%) Oracle
2 7 (5.98%) Sun
3 5 (4.27%) Google
4 3 (2.56%) Apple
4 3 (2.56%) Facebook
5 2 (1.71%) Capita
5 2 (1.71%) Hummingbird
6 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.85%) Cadence
6 1 (0.85%) hybris
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) TIBCO