Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 77 52
Rank change year-on-year -17 -25 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 244 326 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.38% 4.12% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 4.23% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 192 283 365
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,050 £32,500 £32,200
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 6,965 7,707 7,269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 97.38% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5,821 6,403 6,253
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Manchester

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Manchester

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Manchester

Java Developer
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 Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 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
Altrincham -5 11 £60,000 +26.32%
Bolton +23 6 £30,000 -29.41%
Stockport -12 3 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Salford -16 3 £37,500 -3.85% 3
Sale -3 2 £36,000 -24.21%
Bury - 1 £45,000 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 244 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (44.26%) Spring
3 108 (44.26%) JavaScript
4 95 (38.93%) TDD
5 66 (27.05%) RESTful
6 65 (26.64%) HTML
6 65 (26.64%) DevOps
7 60 (24.59%) Microservices
7 60 (24.59%) Software Engineering
8 56 (22.95%) Hibernate
8 56 (22.95%) Finance
8 56 (22.95%) NoSQL
9 55 (22.54%) Web Services
10 52 (21.31%) CSS
10 52 (21.31%) MongoDB
11 51 (20.90%) OO
12 50 (20.49%) Node.js
12 50 (20.49%) Java 8
13 49 (20.08%) AngularJS
14 46 (18.85%) REST
15 45 (18.44%) Git (software)
15 45 (18.44%) Scrum
15 45 (18.44%) React
16 40 (16.39%) Python
16 40 (16.39%) MySQL
17 39 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (15.57%) OOP
18 38 (15.57%) Docker
19 37 (15.16%) JSON

Java Developer Skill Set
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 21 (8.61%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (7.38%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.97%) Apache
4 10 (4.10%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (2.46%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.64%) JBoss
6 4 (1.64%) nginx
7 3 (1.23%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.23%) Jetty
7 3 (1.23%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.82%) WildFly
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.41%) CMS
9 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.33%) GitHub
3 11 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.23%) SaaS
7 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.82%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.82%) Serverless
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.41%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.69%) HTTP
2 5 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.64%) SSL
4 2 (0.82%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) Intranet
4 2 (0.82%) IPv6
5 1 (0.41%) AMQP
5 1 (0.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.95%) NoSQL
2 52 (21.31%) MongoDB
3 40 (16.39%) MySQL
4 24 (9.84%) Big Data
5 23 (9.43%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (4.92%) CockroachDB
7 12 (4.92%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.69%) Apache Hive
8 9 (3.69%) Neo4j
8 9 (3.69%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.46%) Redis
10 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.23%) Riak
12 2 (0.82%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 45 (18.44%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.84%) Maven
3 22 (9.02%) Gradle
4 19 (7.79%) JUnit
5 18 (7.38%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.33%) Ant
7 11 (4.51%) GitLab
8 9 (3.69%) JIRA
9 8 (3.28%) Mockito
9 8 (3.28%) NetBeans
10 7 (2.87%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.46%) IntelliJ
11 6 (2.46%) Selenium
12 5 (2.05%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.05%) Subversion
13 3 (1.23%) Redmine
13 3 (1.23%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.23%) TestNG
13 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.82%) Gatling
General
1 56 (22.95%) Finance
2 20 (8.20%) Banking
3 18 (7.38%) Retail
4 12 (4.92%) Advertising
5 11 (4.51%) Games
6 10 (4.10%) Law
7 9 (3.69%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.23%) Back Office
8 3 (1.23%) Marketing
9 2 (0.82%) Electronics
9 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (44.26%) Spring
2 66 (27.05%) RESTful
3 65 (26.64%) HTML
4 56 (22.95%) Hibernate
5 55 (22.54%) Web Services
6 52 (21.31%) CSS
7 50 (20.49%) Node.js
8 49 (20.08%) AngularJS
9 46 (18.85%) REST
10 45 (18.44%) React
11 37 (15.16%) JSON
12 32 (13.11%) XML
13 30 (12.30%) SOAP
14 29 (11.89%) J2EE
15 26 (10.66%) jQuery
16 25 (10.25%) HTML5
16 25 (10.25%) Java EE
16 25 (10.25%) Spring Boot
17 22 (9.02%) CSS3
18 20 (8.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.66%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (8.61%) User Experience
3 19 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.33%) Fintech
5 9 (3.69%) Algorithms
5 9 (3.69%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.69%) Derivative
5 9 (3.69%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.28%) Arduino
7 7 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Clustering
9 2 (0.82%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.41%) NHS
10 1 (0.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.97%) Linux
2 5 (2.05%) Android
2 5 (2.05%) Windows
3 4 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.82%) Unix
5 1 (0.41%) CentOS
5 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (38.93%) TDD
3 65 (26.64%) DevOps
4 60 (24.59%) Microservices
4 60 (24.59%) Software Engineering
5 51 (20.90%) OO
6 45 (18.44%) Scrum
7 39 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (15.57%) OOP
9 36 (14.75%) BDD
10 30 (12.30%) SOA
11 26 (10.66%) E-Commerce
12 22 (9.02%) MVC
13 21 (8.61%) Open Source
13 21 (8.61%) Pair Programming
14 19 (7.79%) Unit Testing
14 19 (7.79%) Web Development
15 17 (6.97%) Extreme Programming
15 17 (6.97%) Kanban
15 17 (6.97%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 244 (100.00%) Java
2 108 (44.26%) JavaScript
3 50 (20.49%) Java 8
4 40 (16.39%) Python
5 30 (12.30%) C++
5 30 (12.30%) SQL
6 26 (10.66%) C#
7 25 (10.25%) Ruby
8 18 (7.38%) PHP
9 15 (6.15%) C
9 15 (6.15%) Groovy
10 14 (5.74%) TypeScript
11 13 (5.33%) Scala
12 12 (4.92%) R
13 7 (2.87%) Perl
14 5 (2.05%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.05%) Go
14 5 (2.05%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (6.15%) Degree
2 8 (3.28%) OCPJP
3 7 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.82%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (15.57%) Docker
2 11 (4.51%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (4.10%) Puppet
2 8 (3.28%) Ansible
2 8 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.46%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.82%) Terraform
5 1 (0.41%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (11.48%) Oracle
2 14 (5.74%) Google
3 6 (2.46%) Adobe
4 3 (1.23%) IBM
5 2 (0.82%) SAP
5 2 (0.82%) Twitter
5 2 (0.82%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.41%) Kony
6 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.41%) WorldPay