The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 46 48 99
Rank change year-on-year +2 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 227 160 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.76% 4.76% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 4.88% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 184 158 89
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3818 3277 3602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.81% 97.56% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2721 2947
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +4 22 £50,000 - 6
Bolton -10 7 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Bury -10 4 £51,250 -6.81%
Wigan -12 3 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 415 (100.00%) Java
2 266 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (56.14%) Spring
4 174 (41.93%) SQL
5 149 (35.90%) JavaScript
6 140 (33.73%) Hibernate
7 117 (28.19%) TDD
8 115 (27.71%) Oracle
8 115 (27.71%) OO
9 110 (26.51%) Web Services
10 108 (26.02%) Scrum
11 101 (24.34%) J2EE
12 97 (23.37%) Continuous Integration
13 95 (22.89%) Software Engineering
14 92 (22.17%) Linux
15 82 (19.76%) Java EE
16 76 (18.31%) MySQL
16 76 (18.31%) JUnit
17 73 (17.59%) Git (software)
18 72 (17.35%) SDLC
18 72 (17.35%) HTML
19 71 (17.11%) iPad
20 69 (16.63%) Continuous Improvement
20 69 (16.63%) Unit Testing
21 67 (16.14%) MVC
22 63 (15.18%) Tomcat
22 63 (15.18%) BDD
23 62 (14.94%) Maven
24 61 (14.70%) Degree
25 60 (14.46%) XML

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 63 (15.18%) Tomcat
2 34 (8.19%) WebSphere
3 31 (7.47%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (6.99%) Apache Spark
5 23 (5.54%) Apache Pig
6 20 (4.82%) JBoss
7 15 (3.61%) Apache Solr
8 13 (3.13%) Mule
8 13 (3.13%) Mule ESB
9 8 (1.93%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.45%) CMS
10 6 (1.45%) Confluence
11 4 (0.96%) Jetty
11 4 (0.96%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.72%) Apache
12 3 (0.72%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.72%) Liferay
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 49 (11.81%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.65%) SaaS
4 8 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.93%) Google Play
5 7 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.48%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.89%) Intranet
2 8 (1.93%) HTTP
3 2 (0.48%) IMAP
3 2 (0.48%) Internet
3 2 (0.48%) SMTP
3 2 (0.48%) SS7
3 2 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (18.31%) MySQL
2 58 (13.98%) Big Data
2 58 (13.98%) SQL Server
3 50 (12.05%) Hadoop
4 49 (11.81%) MongoDB
5 46 (11.08%) NoSQL
6 43 (10.36%) Relational Database
7 27 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (5.54%) Apache Hive
9 19 (4.58%) Hazelcast
9 19 (4.58%) RDBMS
10 11 (2.65%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.45%) Endeca
11 6 (1.45%) Redis
12 4 (0.96%) Couchbase
12 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.96%) Riak
13 3 (0.72%) DB2
14 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 76 (18.31%) JUnit
2 73 (17.59%) Git (software)
3 62 (14.94%) Maven
4 57 (13.73%) Eclipse
5 41 (9.88%) Jenkins
6 38 (9.16%) Subversion
7 28 (6.75%) Gradle
8 26 (6.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (6.27%) Selenium
9 22 (5.30%) Ant
9 22 (5.30%) Mercurial
10 20 (4.82%) Mockito
11 19 (4.58%) JIRA
12 13 (3.13%) NetBeans
13 9 (2.17%) IntelliJ
14 6 (1.45%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.45%) GoCD
15 5 (1.20%) JMeter
15 5 (1.20%) jMock
16 3 (0.72%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (7.23%) Finance
2 22 (5.30%) Retail
3 10 (2.41%) Marketing
4 9 (2.17%) Military
5 8 (1.93%) Games
5 8 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.45%) Electronics
8 5 (1.20%) Back Office
9 4 (0.96%) Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.48%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (56.14%) Spring
2 140 (33.73%) Hibernate
3 110 (26.51%) Web Services
4 101 (24.34%) J2EE
5 82 (19.76%) Java EE
6 72 (17.35%) HTML
7 60 (14.46%) XML
8 59 (14.22%) Node.js
9 56 (13.49%) AngularJS
10 55 (13.25%) REST
11 52 (12.53%) CSS
12 48 (11.57%) React
13 47 (11.33%) SOAP
14 42 (10.12%) jQuery
14 42 (10.12%) RESTful
15 37 (8.92%) Grails
16 34 (8.19%) Spring MVC
17 33 (7.95%) JDBC
18 32 (7.71%) JMS
19 29 (6.99%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (17.11%) iPad
2 35 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.27%) Algorithms
3 26 (6.27%) Mobile App
4 24 (5.78%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.13%) PKI
6 6 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (0.96%) User Experience
8 4 (0.96%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.24%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 92 (22.17%) Linux
2 29 (6.99%) Android
3 21 (5.06%) Windows
4 14 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.93%) Unix
7 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (28.19%) TDD
3 115 (27.71%) OO
4 108 (26.02%) Scrum
5 97 (23.37%) Continuous Integration
6 95 (22.89%) Software Engineering
7 72 (17.35%) SDLC
8 69 (16.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 69 (16.63%) Unit Testing
9 67 (16.14%) MVC
10 63 (15.18%) BDD
11 47 (11.33%) E-Commerce
12 41 (9.88%) DevOps
13 40 (9.64%) Multithreading
13 40 (9.64%) SOA
14 39 (9.40%) OOD
15 32 (7.71%) Mentoring
16 30 (7.23%) Automated Testing
17 29 (6.99%) Continuous Delivery
18 28 (6.75%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 415 (100.00%) Java
2 174 (41.93%) SQL
3 149 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 53 (12.77%) Python
5 41 (9.88%) Ruby
6 36 (8.67%) C++
7 33 (7.95%) C#
8 32 (7.71%) Scala
9 30 (7.23%) Groovy
10 29 (6.99%) Perl
11 28 (6.75%) C
12 9 (2.17%) PHP
13 7 (1.69%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.45%) Clojure
14 6 (1.45%) Haskell
15 5 (1.20%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.20%) Go
15 5 (1.20%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.72%) ABAP
16 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (14.70%) Degree
2 15 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.37%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.45%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.48%) GDPR
1 2 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 32 (7.71%) Docker
2 21 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (3.37%) Kibana
2 8 (1.93%) Packer
2 8 (1.93%) Terraform
3 7 (1.69%) Puppet
4 4 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.72%) Ansible
5 3 (0.72%) logstash
5 3 (0.72%) Salt
6 1 (0.24%) Marathon
6 1 (0.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 115 (27.71%) Oracle
2 30 (7.23%) VMware
3 16 (3.86%) Google
4 13 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.17%) SAP
6 8 (1.93%) Microsoft
7 7 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.20%) Facebook
9 4 (0.96%) Cadence
9 4 (0.96%) HP
9 4 (0.96%) hybris
9 4 (0.96%) IBM
10 3 (0.72%) FatWire
11 2 (0.48%) Twitter
11 2 (0.48%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.24%) Apple
12 1 (0.24%) IBM Sterling
12 1 (0.24%) PayPal
12 1 (0.24%) Sage
12 1 (0.24%) Sybase
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25% bonus, 10% pension
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Calibre Digital Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bens
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Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus, exc bens
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 8 days ago