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The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 13 August 2022.

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
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 84 77 98
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 205 185 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.54% 3.81% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 4.12% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 160 125 80
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,700 £41,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.87% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £86,250 £66,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £68,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 5,445 4,494 2,961
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 92.49% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,832 3,550 2,506
10th Percentile £31,588 £31,250 £32,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Manchester

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Manchester

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 August 2022.

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 13 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport -5 2 £62,500 -30.56%
Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, Java Developer job roles required 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 205 (100.00%) Java
2 130 (63.41%) Agile
3 104 (50.73%) Spring
4 72 (35.12%) TDD
5 67 (32.68%) Software Engineering
6 64 (31.22%) DevOps
7 63 (30.73%) AWS
8 60 (29.27%) Microservices
9 57 (27.80%) Kubernetes
10 50 (24.39%) Kafka
11 48 (23.41%) REST
12 47 (22.93%) Continuous Integration
12 47 (22.93%) CI/CD
13 40 (19.51%) Spring Boot
14 39 (19.02%) PostgreSQL
15 38 (18.54%) SQL
15 38 (18.54%) OO
15 38 (18.54%) Test Automation
15 38 (18.54%) Jenkins
16 36 (17.56%) Docker
17 35 (17.07%) Finance
17 35 (17.07%) Full Stack Development
18 34 (16.59%) Git (software)
19 33 (16.10%) Collaborative Working
20 30 (14.63%) Big Data
21 28 (13.66%) BDD
21 28 (13.66%) Pair Programming
21 28 (13.66%) JavaScript
22 27 (13.17%) Social Media
22 27 (13.17%) Redis

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 25 (12.20%) Apache Solr
2 10 (4.88%) Confluence
2 10 (4.88%) JBoss
3 4 (1.95%) IIS
4 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 63 (30.73%) AWS
2 15 (7.32%) Serverless
3 12 (5.85%) GitHub
4 9 (4.39%) GCP
5 6 (2.93%) Azure
6 5 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.95%) SaaS
8 3 (1.46%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (1.46%) IaaS
8 3 (1.46%) PaaS
9 2 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.98%) Apigee
9 2 (0.98%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) RS-232
1 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.02%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (14.63%) Big Data
3 27 (13.17%) Redis
4 16 (7.80%) SQL Server
5 14 (6.83%) Relational Database
6 12 (5.85%) MySQL
7 10 (4.88%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.90%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.93%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.98%) CockroachDB
11 2 (0.98%) DynamoDB
12 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 38 (18.54%) Jenkins
2 34 (16.59%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.83%) JUnit
4 12 (5.85%) GitLab
4 12 (5.85%) Maven
5 11 (5.37%) Cucumber
5 11 (5.37%) JIRA
6 8 (3.90%) Bitbucket Server
6 8 (3.90%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.93%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.93%) Gradle
7 6 (2.93%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.44%) Mockito
8 5 (2.44%) Selenium
9 4 (1.95%) NUnit
9 4 (1.95%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.46%) Ant
11 2 (0.98%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.49%) Gatling
12 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (17.07%) Finance
2 24 (11.71%) Social Skills
3 12 (5.85%) Games
4 10 (4.88%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.90%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.95%) Automotive
6 4 (1.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 4 (1.95%) Social Housing
7 2 (0.98%) Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (50.73%) Spring
2 50 (24.39%) Kafka
3 48 (23.41%) REST
4 40 (19.51%) Spring Boot
5 26 (12.68%) AngularJS
6 25 (12.20%) React
7 18 (8.78%) Web Services
8 16 (7.80%) HTML
9 15 (7.32%) XML
10 14 (6.83%) J2EE
10 14 (6.83%) JSON
10 14 (6.83%) Node.js
10 14 (6.83%) SOAP
11 12 (5.85%) CSS
11 12 (5.85%) RESTful
12 9 (4.39%) JMS
13 8 (3.90%) Gherkin
14 7 (3.41%) Apache Camel
14 7 (3.41%) Vue.js
15 6 (2.93%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.17%) Social Media
2 20 (9.76%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (9.27%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (4.39%) Cloud Native
4 9 (4.39%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.90%) Legacy Code
5 8 (3.90%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (1.95%) Blog
6 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.95%) User Experience
7 3 (1.46%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.46%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.98%) New Media
8 2 (0.98%) Online Games
8 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.49%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.32%) Linux
2 4 (1.95%) VMS
2 4 (1.95%) Windows
3 2 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (63.41%) Agile
2 72 (35.12%) TDD
3 67 (32.68%) Software Engineering
4 64 (31.22%) DevOps
5 60 (29.27%) Microservices
6 47 (22.93%) CI/CD
6 47 (22.93%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (18.54%) OO
7 38 (18.54%) Test Automation
8 35 (17.07%) Full Stack Development
9 33 (16.10%) Collaborative Working
10 28 (13.66%) BDD
10 28 (13.66%) Pair Programming
11 26 (12.68%) Continuous Delivery
12 25 (12.20%) Data Engineering
12 25 (12.20%) Data Pipeline
12 25 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (11.71%) Mentoring
14 23 (11.22%) Open Source
14 23 (11.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 205 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (18.54%) SQL
3 28 (13.66%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.27%) Python
5 15 (7.32%) Go
6 12 (5.85%) Kotlin
7 9 (4.39%) C#
8 8 (3.90%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.90%) Ruby
9 6 (2.93%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.95%) C
11 3 (1.46%) C++
12 2 (0.98%) Groovy
13 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (7.80%) Degree
2 11 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 36 (17.56%) Docker
2 4 (1.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 57 (27.80%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.93%) Terraform
3 3 (1.46%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (1.46%) Grafana
3 3 (1.46%) Packer
3 3 (1.46%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.49%) Ansible
5 1 (0.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (12.20%) Twitter
2 21 (10.24%) Oracle
3 19 (9.27%) Hitachi
4 10 (4.88%) Google
5 6 (2.93%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.49%) IBM
6 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.49%) New Relic