Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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

Java Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 168 210
Rank change year-on-year +22 +42 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 139 132 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.96% 1.71% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.76% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 107 101 60
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +15.00% +15.94%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +15.00% +6.67%

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 6,876 7,514 6,543
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 97.32% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,748 6,375 5,515
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Manchester

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Manchester

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Manchester

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 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
Stockport 0 6 £47,500 +7.95%
Bolton - 1 £30,000 -
Java Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (92.09%) Software Engineering
3 79 (56.83%) Spring
4 77 (55.40%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (44.60%) Scrum
6 55 (39.57%) TDD
6 55 (39.57%) Microservices
7 53 (38.13%) Test Automation
8 52 (37.41%) Greenfield Project
9 49 (35.25%) E-Commerce
10 46 (33.09%) DevOps
11 45 (32.37%) Git (software)
12 42 (30.22%) Java 8
13 41 (29.50%) Kanban
14 40 (28.78%) Mentoring
15 36 (25.90%) Docker
15 36 (25.90%) SQL
16 35 (25.18%) OO
16 35 (25.18%) Retail
17 34 (24.46%) Linux
17 34 (24.46%) AngularJS
18 31 (22.30%) Spring Boot
19 28 (20.14%) React
19 28 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (20.14%) Oracle
20 27 (19.42%) Open Source
21 26 (18.71%) BDD
22 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
22 24 (17.27%) C
23 23 (16.55%) PHP

Java Engineer 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 19 (13.67%) Tomcat
2 17 (12.23%) Apache Solr
3 9 (6.47%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.32%) CMS
5 5 (3.60%) Confluence
6 4 (2.88%) JBoss
6 4 (2.88%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (2.16%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.95%) SaaS
3 11 (7.91%) GitHub
4 5 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.60%) IaaS
4 5 (3.60%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.16%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.72%) G Suite
7 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) Firewall
1 3 (2.16%) HTTP
1 3 (2.16%) SSL
1 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.55%) MySQL
2 20 (14.39%) NoSQL
3 17 (12.23%) Hadoop
4 13 (9.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (7.19%) MongoDB
6 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database
7 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.60%) Big Data
10 4 (2.88%) GIS
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.16%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 45 (32.37%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.55%) JIRA
3 22 (15.83%) JUnit
4 17 (12.23%) Subversion
5 16 (11.51%) Mercurial
6 12 (8.63%) Jenkins
6 12 (8.63%) Maven
7 10 (7.19%) Selenium
8 7 (5.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (4.32%) Gradle
9 6 (4.32%) Jasmine
9 6 (4.32%) JMeter
9 6 (4.32%) Mocha
10 5 (3.60%) Spock
11 4 (2.88%) Artifactory
11 4 (2.88%) CA Release Automation
11 4 (2.88%) Mockito
11 4 (2.88%) Robot Framework
12 3 (2.16%) Bitbucket
12 3 (2.16%) git-flow
General
1 35 (25.18%) Retail
2 20 (14.39%) Finance
3 6 (4.32%) Advertising
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (56.83%) Spring
2 34 (24.46%) AngularJS
3 31 (22.30%) Spring Boot
4 28 (20.14%) React
5 23 (16.55%) Node.js
6 22 (15.83%) Hibernate
6 22 (15.83%) REST
7 13 (9.35%) J2EE
7 13 (9.35%) JAX-RS
7 13 (9.35%) Spring Security
8 12 (8.63%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (7.19%) JMS
10 9 (6.47%) Java EE
10 9 (6.47%) RESTful
10 9 (6.47%) Web Services
11 7 (5.04%) Spring MVC
12 5 (3.60%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (3.60%) JSF
12 5 (3.60%) Spring Integration
12 5 (3.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (37.41%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (12.23%) Algorithms
2 17 (12.23%) Data Structures
3 11 (7.91%) Xbox
4 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.46%) Linux
2 12 (8.63%) Windows
3 5 (3.60%) AIX
3 5 (3.60%) HPUX
3 5 (3.60%) Solaris
3 5 (3.60%) Unix
4 4 (2.88%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.16%) Android
5 3 (2.16%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (92.09%) Software Engineering
2 77 (55.40%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (44.60%) Scrum
4 55 (39.57%) Microservices
4 55 (39.57%) TDD
5 53 (38.13%) Test Automation
6 49 (35.25%) E-Commerce
7 46 (33.09%) DevOps
8 41 (29.50%) Kanban
9 40 (28.78%) Mentoring
10 35 (25.18%) OO
11 28 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (19.42%) Open Source
13 26 (18.71%) BDD
14 21 (15.11%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (12.95%) Software Architecture
16 16 (11.51%) Decision-Making
17 15 (10.79%) OOP
18 14 (10.07%) Pair Programming
19 13 (9.35%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (30.22%) Java 8
3 36 (25.90%) SQL
4 24 (17.27%) C
4 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
5 23 (16.55%) PHP
6 13 (9.35%) Java 9
6 13 (9.35%) Python
7 10 (7.19%) C++
8 5 (3.60%) Scala
9 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.88%) R
10 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.16%) C#
10 3 (2.16%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (14.39%) Degree
2 13 (9.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.04%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.16%) CCNA
5 3 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.16%) CISSP
5 3 (2.16%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.16%) GIAC
5 3 (2.16%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (2.16%) MCSE
5 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.16%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (2.16%) SANS
5 3 (2.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 36 (25.90%) Docker
2 4 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (11.51%) Puppet
2 13 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.04%) Kubernetes
4 5 (3.60%) Kibana
4 5 (3.60%) Prometheus
5 3 (2.16%) Salt
6 1 (0.72%) Ansible
6 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (20.14%) Oracle
2 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.79%) WorldPay
3 6 (4.32%) Google
4 5 (3.60%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.88%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.44%) Apple
6 2 (1.44%) Facebook
6 2 (1.44%) HP