Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 51 65
Rank change year-on-year -20 +14 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 331 389 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.17% 5.19% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 5.33% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 286 367 277
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,300 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%

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 7724 7302 7232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.45% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6413 6271 6025
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -9 30 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Salford +3 11 £39,000 -17.89% 3
Altrincham -5 7 £47,500 +79.25% 2
Cheadle -12 3 £47,500 -
Sale +5 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 331 (100.00%) Java
2 199 (60.12%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (56.50%) Spring
4 125 (37.76%) Web Services
5 116 (35.05%) JavaScript
6 113 (34.14%) SQL
7 110 (33.23%) TDD
8 96 (29.00%) J2EE
9 93 (28.10%) Hibernate
10 87 (26.28%) Scrum
11 85 (25.68%) Oracle
12 81 (24.47%) HTML
13 75 (22.66%) BDD
14 73 (22.05%) CSS
15 72 (21.75%) Git (software)
16 65 (19.64%) MVC
17 62 (18.73%) Test Automation
17 62 (18.73%) Software Engineering
18 57 (17.22%) XML
18 57 (17.22%) OO
18 57 (17.22%) REST
19 56 (16.92%) Java EE
19 56 (16.92%) RESTful
20 54 (16.31%) Linux
20 54 (16.31%) SOAP
21 52 (15.71%) E-Commerce
22 51 (15.41%) HTTP
22 51 (15.41%) Degree
22 51 (15.41%) Jenkins
23 50 (15.11%) JUnit

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 35 (10.57%) Tomcat
2 31 (9.37%) WebSphere
3 29 (8.76%) Apache
4 24 (7.25%) JBoss
5 14 (4.23%) Apache Spark
6 12 (3.63%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.02%) Confluence
8 9 (2.72%) CMS
9 8 (2.42%) nginx
10 6 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.51%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.51%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.91%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.60%) Jetty
14 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.30%) Mule
14 1 (0.30%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 32 (9.67%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.69%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.32%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.91%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 51 (15.41%) HTTP
2 8 (2.42%) Broadband
2 8 (2.42%) SSL
3 4 (1.21%) IMAP
3 4 (1.21%) SMTP
3 4 (1.21%) SS7
4 3 (0.91%) Internet
4 3 (0.91%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.80%) MySQL
1 49 (14.80%) NoSQL
1 49 (14.80%) Relational Database
2 42 (12.69%) Big Data
3 30 (9.06%) SQL Server
4 25 (7.55%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.14%) Hadoop
6 12 (3.63%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.63%) Redis
7 11 (3.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 10 (3.02%) Endeca
9 9 (2.72%) DB2
10 8 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.11%) Riak
12 6 (1.81%) CouchDB
12 6 (1.81%) Neo4j
13 5 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.30%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 72 (21.75%) Git (software)
2 51 (15.41%) Jenkins
3 50 (15.11%) JUnit
4 42 (12.69%) Selenium
5 33 (9.97%) Eclipse
6 25 (7.55%) Maven
7 23 (6.95%) Cucumber
8 17 (5.14%) JIRA
9 16 (4.83%) Gradle
10 11 (3.32%) Ant
10 11 (3.32%) Bitbucket
10 11 (3.32%) IntelliJ
11 10 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (3.02%) FogBugz
11 10 (3.02%) Subversion
11 10 (3.02%) Visual Studio
12 7 (2.11%) EasyMock
13 5 (1.51%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.51%) Mockito
14 3 (0.91%) JHipster
General
1 41 (12.39%) Finance
2 21 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.93%) Advertising
4 12 (3.63%) Retail
5 11 (3.32%) Banking
5 11 (3.32%) Electronics
6 9 (2.72%) Marketing
7 8 (2.42%) Legal
8 7 (2.11%) Law
8 7 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.21%) Automotive
10 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
11 1 (0.30%) Local Government
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (56.50%) Spring
2 125 (37.76%) Web Services
3 96 (29.00%) J2EE
4 93 (28.10%) Hibernate
5 81 (24.47%) HTML
6 73 (22.05%) CSS
7 57 (17.22%) REST
7 57 (17.22%) XML
8 56 (16.92%) Java EE
8 56 (16.92%) RESTful
9 54 (16.31%) SOAP
10 40 (12.08%) Ajax
10 40 (12.08%) Spring MVC
11 39 (11.78%) JSON
12 36 (10.88%) AngularJS
12 36 (10.88%) HTML5
13 34 (10.27%) jQuery
14 31 (9.37%) Node.js
15 29 (8.76%) JSP
16 28 (8.46%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.69%) Computer Science
2 28 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (6.04%) iPad
4 14 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (3.93%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.81%) User Experience
7 6 (1.81%) Wiki
8 5 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.51%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.91%) PMI
9 3 (0.91%) RIA
10 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.60%) Fintech
11 1 (0.30%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.30%) W3C
11 1 (0.30%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.31%) Linux
2 7 (2.11%) Unix
3 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
3 2 (0.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (60.12%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (33.23%) TDD
3 87 (26.28%) Scrum
4 75 (22.66%) BDD
5 65 (19.64%) MVC
6 62 (18.73%) Software Engineering
6 62 (18.73%) Test Automation
7 57 (17.22%) OO
8 52 (15.71%) E-Commerce
9 47 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (11.18%) SDLC
11 30 (9.06%) DevOps
12 29 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (8.16%) SOA
13 27 (8.16%) Web Development
14 24 (7.25%) Open Source
15 23 (6.95%) Unit Testing
16 22 (6.65%) Machine Learning
16 22 (6.65%) Mathematics
16 22 (6.65%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 331 (100.00%) Java
2 116 (35.05%) JavaScript
3 113 (34.14%) SQL
4 46 (13.90%) Python
5 33 (9.97%) Ruby
5 33 (9.97%) Scala
6 28 (8.46%) C#
7 26 (7.85%) PHP
8 22 (6.65%) C
9 17 (5.14%) Groovy
10 14 (4.23%) Bash Shell
11 12 (3.63%) Haskell
12 11 (3.32%) Clojure
13 10 (3.02%) C++
13 10 (3.02%) ES6
13 10 (3.02%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.42%) Go
15 4 (1.21%) Kotlin
15 4 (1.21%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.91%) VC++
Qualifications
1 51 (15.41%) Degree
2 14 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.51%) QA
System Software
1 17 (5.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (4.53%) Puppet
2 3 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.60%) Kibana
4 1 (0.30%) Ansible
4 1 (0.30%) Consul
4 1 (0.30%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 85 (25.68%) Oracle
2 39 (11.78%) SAP
3 37 (11.18%) hybris
4 10 (3.02%) BroadVision
5 9 (2.72%) Google
6 5 (1.51%) Capita
7 4 (1.21%) Twitter
8 3 (0.91%) Chordiant
8 3 (0.91%) IBM
8 3 (0.91%) Perforce
8 3 (0.91%) Sybase
9 2 (0.60%) Apigee
10 1 (0.30%) Adobe
10 1 (0.30%) Apple
10 1 (0.30%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat