The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 46 83
Rank change year-on-year -4 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 243 187 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.77% 5.35% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.90% 5.45% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 203 174 94
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

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 4119 3432 3258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.79% 98.11% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13582 12221 12014
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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 +13 42 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Altrincham 0 8 £47,500 +11.76%
Cheadle -6 5 £47,500 -
Bolton 0 3 £42,500 -
Bury -5 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 468 (100.00%) Java
2 279 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (49.36%) Spring
4 190 (40.60%) SQL
5 174 (37.18%) JavaScript
6 142 (30.34%) Hibernate
7 129 (27.56%) OO
8 126 (26.92%) Web Services
9 123 (26.28%) TDD
10 120 (25.64%) Scrum
11 118 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
12 108 (23.08%) Git (software)
13 103 (22.01%) Software Engineering
14 99 (21.15%) J2EE
15 97 (20.73%) Oracle
16 93 (19.87%) JUnit
17 92 (19.66%) HTML
18 87 (18.59%) XML
18 87 (18.59%) iPad
19 80 (17.09%) Unit Testing
20 79 (16.88%) Linux
21 78 (16.67%) Java EE
21 78 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
22 77 (16.45%) Test Automation
23 75 (16.03%) SDLC
24 72 (15.38%) Big Data
25 71 (15.17%) Node.js
25 71 (15.17%) CSS
26 70 (14.96%) BDD
27 67 (14.32%) Hadoop

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 44 (9.40%) Tomcat
2 42 (8.97%) Apache Spark
3 40 (8.55%) WebSphere
4 25 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (4.70%) WebLogic
6 20 (4.27%) Apache
7 19 (4.06%) JBoss
8 16 (3.42%) Apache Pig
8 16 (3.42%) CMS
9 15 (3.21%) Confluence
10 5 (1.07%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.07%) Mule
10 5 (1.07%) Mule ESB
10 5 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.64%) Jetty
12 3 (0.64%) Liferay
12 3 (0.64%) nginx
12 3 (0.64%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.92%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 78 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.99%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
4 7 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.07%) SaaS
7 4 (0.85%) GitHub
8 3 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.64%) Google Play
9 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.27%) Intranet
2 15 (3.21%) HTTP
3 4 (0.85%) IMAP
3 4 (0.85%) SMTP
3 4 (0.85%) SS7
4 3 (0.64%) SSL
5 1 (0.21%) AMQP
5 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.38%) Big Data
2 67 (14.32%) Hadoop
3 49 (10.47%) MySQL
3 49 (10.47%) SQL Server
4 45 (9.62%) Relational Database
5 35 (7.48%) NoSQL
6 29 (6.20%) MongoDB
7 22 (4.70%) RDBMS
8 19 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (3.63%) Apache Hive
10 13 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
10 13 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.92%) Redis
12 8 (1.71%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.28%) Endeca
14 5 (1.07%) Couchbase
14 5 (1.07%) Riak
15 4 (0.85%) Hazelcast
16 3 (0.64%) DB2
16 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 108 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 93 (19.87%) JUnit
3 60 (12.82%) Jenkins
4 47 (10.04%) Eclipse
5 39 (8.33%) Maven
6 38 (8.12%) Selenium
7 34 (7.26%) JIRA
7 34 (7.26%) Subversion
8 29 (6.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (5.13%) Ant
10 22 (4.70%) Mercurial
11 20 (4.27%) IntelliJ
12 14 (2.99%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.99%) Mockito
13 12 (2.56%) Bitbucket
13 12 (2.56%) Gradle
13 12 (2.56%) SonarQube
14 10 (2.14%) EasyMock
15 6 (1.28%) GoCD
15 6 (1.28%) JMeter
General
1 52 (11.11%) Finance
2 22 (4.70%) Retail
3 12 (2.56%) Marketing
4 10 (2.14%) Electronics
4 10 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.92%) Games
5 9 (1.92%) Law
6 8 (1.71%) Aerospace
7 7 (1.50%) Banking
7 7 (1.50%) Military
8 6 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.85%) Automotive
9 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.43%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (49.36%) Spring
2 142 (30.34%) Hibernate
3 126 (26.92%) Web Services
4 99 (21.15%) J2EE
5 92 (19.66%) HTML
6 87 (18.59%) XML
7 78 (16.67%) Java EE
8 71 (15.17%) CSS
8 71 (15.17%) Node.js
9 57 (12.18%) SOAP
10 56 (11.97%) REST
11 53 (11.32%) AngularJS
12 48 (10.26%) React
13 39 (8.33%) jQuery
13 39 (8.33%) RESTful
14 38 (8.12%) JMS
15 37 (7.91%) JSON
15 37 (7.91%) JSP
16 32 (6.84%) Spring MVC
17 31 (6.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 87 (18.59%) iPad
2 44 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 35 (7.48%) Data Structures
5 28 (5.98%) Mobile App
6 22 (4.70%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.14%) PKI
8 8 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.28%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.64%) PMI
11 3 (0.64%) User Experience
12 2 (0.43%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.21%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.21%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.88%) Linux
2 23 (4.91%) Windows
3 11 (2.35%) Android
4 9 (1.92%) Mac OS
5 8 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.50%) Unix
7 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (27.56%) OO
3 123 (26.28%) TDD
4 120 (25.64%) Scrum
5 118 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
6 103 (22.01%) Software Engineering
7 80 (17.09%) Unit Testing
8 77 (16.45%) Test Automation
9 75 (16.03%) SDLC
10 70 (14.96%) BDD
11 64 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 62 (13.25%) MVC
12 62 (13.25%) SOA
13 58 (12.39%) E-Commerce
14 51 (10.90%) DevOps
15 40 (8.55%) Mentoring
15 40 (8.55%) Web Development
16 39 (8.33%) Multithreading
17 38 (8.12%) Analytics
18 34 (7.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 468 (100.00%) Java
2 190 (40.60%) SQL
3 174 (37.18%) JavaScript
4 67 (14.32%) Python
5 45 (9.62%) C#
6 39 (8.33%) Ruby
7 37 (7.91%) C++
8 28 (5.98%) Perl
9 24 (5.13%) Scala
10 23 (4.91%) C
11 17 (3.63%) Clojure
11 17 (3.63%) PL/SQL
12 16 (3.42%) Groovy
13 13 (2.78%) Haskell
13 13 (2.78%) PHP
14 5 (1.07%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.07%) Go
15 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.64%) ES6
16 3 (0.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 64 (13.68%) Degree
2 17 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.99%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (2.35%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.28%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.64%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 13 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (4.27%) Kibana
2 18 (3.85%) Puppet
3 7 (1.50%) Terraform
4 6 (1.28%) Packer
5 4 (0.85%) logstash
5 4 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.64%) Ansible
7 2 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 97 (20.73%) Oracle
2 18 (3.85%) hybris
2 18 (3.85%) VMware
3 16 (3.42%) SAP
4 13 (2.78%) Google
5 7 (1.50%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.07%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.85%) Cadence
7 4 (0.85%) Cognizant
7 4 (0.85%) HP
8 3 (0.64%) Apple
8 3 (0.64%) BroadVision
8 3 (0.64%) Chordiant
8 3 (0.64%) FatWire
8 3 (0.64%) Perforce
9 2 (0.43%) IBM
10 1 (0.21%) IBM Sterling
10 1 (0.21%) Sage
10 1 (0.21%) Sybase
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