Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £48,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 48 58
Rank change year-on-year -27 +10 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 313 395 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.26% 5.19% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 5.35% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 276 342 279
Manchester median annual salary £48,250 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.02% +10.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%

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 7,142 7,385 6,691
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 96.99% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,975 6,313 5,529
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Salford +11 17 £38,250 -19.47% 2
Stockport -22 8 £45,500 -4.21% 1
Altrincham - 6 £45,000 - 3
Bolton +10 1 £30,000 -36.17% 1
Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 313 (100.00%) Java
2 212 (67.73%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (49.84%) Spring
4 135 (43.13%) TDD
5 113 (36.10%) Web Services
6 112 (35.78%) J2EE
7 87 (27.80%) Scrum
8 82 (26.20%) Hibernate
9 79 (25.24%) JavaScript
10 76 (24.28%) BDD
11 74 (23.64%) Oracle
12 68 (21.73%) SQL
13 66 (21.09%) HTML
13 66 (21.09%) Software Engineering
14 61 (19.49%) REST
15 59 (18.85%) MVC
16 55 (17.57%) CSS
17 54 (17.25%) Degree
17 54 (17.25%) Relational Database
18 51 (16.29%) NoSQL
19 49 (15.65%) MySQL
20 48 (15.34%) Test Automation
20 48 (15.34%) RESTful
21 43 (13.74%) HTTP
22 42 (13.42%) SOAP
23 41 (13.10%) Ajax
23 41 (13.10%) Git (software)
24 39 (12.46%) Java EE
24 39 (12.46%) Spring MVC
24 39 (12.46%) Tomcat

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 39 (12.46%) Tomcat
2 28 (8.95%) JBoss
3 27 (8.63%) Apache
4 22 (7.03%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.19%) Confluence
6 9 (2.88%) nginx
7 7 (2.24%) Oracle Application Server
8 6 (1.92%) CMS
9 5 (1.60%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.96%) Jetty
10 3 (0.96%) Mule
10 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 19 (6.07%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.54%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 9 (2.88%) SaaS
3 7 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.96%) Firebase
5 3 (0.96%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.64%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.32%) Office 365
7 1 (0.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 43 (13.74%) HTTP
2 12 (3.83%) Broadband
3 9 (2.88%) SSL
4 3 (0.96%) Internet
4 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.25%) Relational Database
2 51 (16.29%) NoSQL
3 49 (15.65%) MySQL
4 38 (12.14%) Big Data
5 26 (8.31%) MongoDB
6 25 (7.99%) SQL Server
7 22 (7.03%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.83%) Redis
9 9 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.24%) DB2
10 7 (2.24%) Endeca
10 7 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.24%) Riak
11 6 (1.92%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.92%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.28%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.32%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 41 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.90%) Selenium
3 27 (8.63%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.71%) Cucumber
5 20 (6.39%) JUnit
6 17 (5.43%) Maven
7 15 (4.79%) Eclipse
8 14 (4.47%) JIRA
9 11 (3.51%) Gradle
10 9 (2.88%) Mockito
11 8 (2.56%) Subversion
11 8 (2.56%) Visual Studio
12 7 (2.24%) FogBugz
13 6 (1.92%) TestNG
14 4 (1.28%) SonarQube
15 3 (0.96%) Bitbucket
15 3 (0.96%) Hudson
15 3 (0.96%) Jasmine
15 3 (0.96%) JHipster
15 3 (0.96%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (12.14%) Finance
2 18 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.11%) Retail
4 12 (3.83%) Advertising
5 10 (3.19%) Banking
5 10 (3.19%) Legal
6 3 (0.96%) Automotive
6 3 (0.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) Back Office
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Law
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (49.84%) Spring
2 113 (36.10%) Web Services
3 112 (35.78%) J2EE
4 82 (26.20%) Hibernate
5 66 (21.09%) HTML
6 61 (19.49%) REST
7 55 (17.57%) CSS
8 48 (15.34%) RESTful
9 42 (13.42%) SOAP
10 41 (13.10%) Ajax
11 39 (12.46%) Java EE
11 39 (12.46%) Spring MVC
12 34 (10.86%) JSP
13 32 (10.22%) AngularJS
14 31 (9.90%) XML
15 28 (8.95%) HTML5
16 27 (8.63%) jQuery
16 27 (8.63%) JSON
17 25 (7.99%) Spring Boot
18 24 (7.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.14%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (11.18%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.92%) User Experience
6 6 (1.92%) Wiki
7 5 (1.60%) Fintech
8 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.96%) RIA
9 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.64%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.14%) Linux
2 6 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.28%) Android
4 3 (0.96%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.64%) Unix
5 2 (0.64%) Windows
6 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (67.73%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (43.13%) TDD
3 87 (27.80%) Scrum
4 76 (24.28%) BDD
5 66 (21.09%) Software Engineering
6 59 (18.85%) MVC
7 48 (15.34%) Test Automation
8 38 (12.14%) E-Commerce
9 37 (11.82%) OO
10 36 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (8.95%) Microservices
12 27 (8.63%) DevOps
12 27 (8.63%) Kanban
13 26 (8.31%) Pair Programming
13 26 (8.31%) Unit Testing
14 25 (7.99%) Machine Learning
14 25 (7.99%) SDLC
15 22 (7.03%) Web Development
16 21 (6.71%) Artificial Intelligence
17 20 (6.39%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 313 (100.00%) Java
2 79 (25.24%) JavaScript
3 68 (21.73%) SQL
4 34 (10.86%) Python
5 31 (9.90%) Ruby
6 29 (9.27%) Groovy
6 29 (9.27%) Scala
7 27 (8.63%) PHP
8 22 (7.03%) C
9 15 (4.79%) C#
10 10 (3.19%) Go
11 9 (2.88%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.24%) ES6
13 5 (1.60%) C++
14 4 (1.28%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.32%) F#
15 1 (0.32%) Haskell
15 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.32%) Rust
15 1 (0.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 54 (17.25%) Degree
2 14 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.28%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.96%) HND
5 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.07%) QA
System Software
1 21 (6.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) Kubernetes
1 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.96%) Puppet
2 2 (0.64%) Terraform
3 1 (0.32%) Consul
3 1 (0.32%) Kibana
3 1 (0.32%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 74 (23.64%) Oracle
2 24 (7.67%) hybris
3 20 (6.39%) SAP
4 12 (3.83%) Google
5 7 (2.24%) BroadVision
6 6 (1.92%) Twitter
7 5 (1.60%) Capita
8 4 (1.28%) IBM
8 4 (1.28%) Sun
9 2 (0.64%) Apigee
10 1 (0.32%) Adobe
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.32%) Sybase