Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 47 47
Rank change year-on-year -34 0 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 276 443 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.90% 5.77% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 5.93% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 231 367 317
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
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 6,866 7,475 6,536
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.33% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,739 6,347 5,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 May 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 May 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 - 10 £45,000 - 2
Bolton +4 5 £30,000 - 5
Stockport -41 4 £50,000 - 1
Altrincham +5 3 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Oldham - 1 £55,000 -
Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 276 (100.00%) Java
2 193 (69.93%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (44.20%) TDD
4 105 (38.04%) Spring
5 86 (31.16%) Web Services
6 76 (27.54%) Hibernate
7 74 (26.81%) J2EE
8 66 (23.91%) JavaScript
8 66 (23.91%) Software Engineering
8 66 (23.91%) RESTful
9 64 (23.19%) Finance
10 61 (22.10%) Scrum
11 51 (18.48%) Java 8
12 50 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (17.03%) DevOps
14 46 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 46 (16.67%) BDD
15 43 (15.58%) SQL
15 43 (15.58%) HTML
15 43 (15.58%) REST
16 39 (14.13%) Degree
16 39 (14.13%) SOAP
16 39 (14.13%) OO
16 39 (14.13%) Relational Database
17 38 (13.77%) Oracle
18 37 (13.41%) Git (software)
18 37 (13.41%) Test Automation
19 36 (13.04%) JSP
20 35 (12.68%) XML
20 35 (12.68%) 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 35 (12.68%) Tomcat
2 18 (6.52%) JBoss
3 14 (5.07%) Apache
4 11 (3.99%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.62%) Confluence
6 7 (2.54%) Apache Pig
6 7 (2.54%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.54%) nginx
7 4 (1.45%) CMS
8 3 (1.09%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.09%) Jetty
8 3 (1.09%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.72%) Mule
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.26%) SaaS
3 7 (2.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.45%) Firebase
6 3 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.72%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) GitHub
8 1 (0.36%) Office 365
8 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.07%) HTTP
2 7 (2.54%) SSL
3 5 (1.81%) Broadband
3 5 (1.81%) RTP
4 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.13%) Relational Database
2 29 (10.51%) Big Data
3 25 (9.06%) NoSQL
4 24 (8.70%) MySQL
5 20 (7.25%) MongoDB
6 17 (6.16%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.35%) SQL Server
8 10 (3.62%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.26%) Redis
10 7 (2.54%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.45%) Endeca
13 2 (0.72%) Riak
14 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.36%) DB2
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.36%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 37 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.51%) JIRA
3 22 (7.97%) Eclipse
3 22 (7.97%) JUnit
4 19 (6.88%) Jenkins
5 17 (6.16%) Maven
6 16 (5.80%) Selenium
7 15 (5.43%) Subversion
8 13 (4.71%) Gradle
8 13 (4.71%) NetBeans
9 11 (3.99%) Cucumber
10 10 (3.62%) Mockito
11 6 (2.17%) SonarQube
12 5 (1.81%) Ant
12 5 (1.81%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.81%) TestNG
13 2 (0.72%) Gatling
13 2 (0.72%) Hudson
13 2 (0.72%) Spock
13 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (23.19%) Finance
2 19 (6.88%) Retail
3 11 (3.99%) Banking
4 10 (3.62%) Back Office
5 8 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.81%) Advertising
6 5 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.45%) Legal
8 3 (1.09%) Games
8 3 (1.09%) Law
9 2 (0.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (38.04%) Spring
2 86 (31.16%) Web Services
3 76 (27.54%) Hibernate
4 74 (26.81%) J2EE
5 66 (23.91%) RESTful
6 43 (15.58%) HTML
6 43 (15.58%) REST
7 39 (14.13%) SOAP
8 36 (13.04%) JSP
9 35 (12.68%) XML
10 33 (11.96%) Java EE
11 32 (11.59%) JSON
12 27 (9.78%) CSS
13 26 (9.42%) AngularJS
14 22 (7.97%) HTML5
15 20 (7.25%) Spring Boot
15 20 (7.25%) Spring MVC
16 18 (6.52%) Ajax
16 18 (6.52%) Node.js
17 17 (6.16%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.32%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.81%) Fintech
6 4 (1.45%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.09%) Arduino
7 3 (1.09%) User Experience
8 2 (0.72%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.36%) iSeries
9 1 (0.36%) Online Games
9 1 (0.36%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.25%) Linux
2 8 (2.90%) Android
3 7 (2.54%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.81%) Windows
5 4 (1.45%) Amazon Linux
5 4 (1.45%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (69.93%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (44.20%) TDD
3 66 (23.91%) Software Engineering
4 61 (22.10%) Scrum
5 50 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (17.03%) DevOps
7 46 (16.67%) BDD
7 46 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 39 (14.13%) OO
9 37 (13.41%) Test Automation
10 30 (10.87%) MVC
11 29 (10.51%) Microservices
12 23 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (7.97%) Kanban
13 22 (7.97%) OOP
13 22 (7.97%) Pair Programming
14 21 (7.61%) Artificial Intelligence
14 21 (7.61%) SDLC
15 20 (7.25%) E-Commerce
16 17 (6.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 276 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (23.91%) JavaScript
3 51 (18.48%) Java 8
4 43 (15.58%) SQL
5 27 (9.78%) Groovy
6 24 (8.70%) Python
6 24 (8.70%) Ruby
7 22 (7.97%) Scala
8 20 (7.25%) C#
9 17 (6.16%) PHP
10 14 (5.07%) C
11 10 (3.62%) C++
12 8 (2.90%) Go
13 7 (2.54%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.17%) Perl
14 6 (2.17%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.45%) ES6
16 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.36%) Java 9
16 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (14.13%) Degree
2 14 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.99%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.81%) HND
5 4 (1.45%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.09%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.06%) QA
System Software
1 21 (7.61%) Docker
2 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.09%) Terraform
3 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.72%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (13.77%) Oracle
2 11 (3.99%) Twitter
3 10 (3.62%) Google
4 8 (2.90%) hybris
5 5 (1.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.45%) BroadVision
6 4 (1.45%) SAP
6 4 (1.45%) Sun
7 3 (1.09%) IBM
8 2 (0.72%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.36%) Adobe
9 1 (0.36%) Capita
9 1 (0.36%) Facebook