Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 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 Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 193 222
Rank change year-on-year +41 +29 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 144 107 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.96% 1.41% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.45% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 105 81 65
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,750 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% +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 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 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 21 February 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 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
Stockport -2 6 £47,500 +6.74% 1
Altrincham 0 2 £42,250 -11.05%
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 21 February 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Java
2 118 (81.94%) Software Engineering
3 83 (57.64%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (46.53%) Test Automation
5 64 (44.44%) Spring
6 55 (38.19%) Scrum
7 54 (37.50%) TDD
8 53 (36.81%) Git (software)
9 51 (35.42%) SQL
10 48 (33.33%) DevOps
11 47 (32.64%) Linux
12 43 (29.86%) OO
13 42 (29.17%) E-Commerce
14 41 (28.47%) Microservices
15 37 (25.69%) BDD
16 35 (24.31%) NoSQL
17 32 (22.22%) Retail
17 32 (22.22%) Degree
17 32 (22.22%) C
18 31 (21.53%) Mentoring
19 30 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
20 29 (20.14%) Finance
21 26 (18.06%) AngularJS
22 25 (17.36%) Kanban
22 25 (17.36%) Oracle
23 24 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
24 22 (15.28%) Hibernate
24 22 (15.28%) Subversion
25 21 (14.58%) Tomcat
25 21 (14.58%) JIRA

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 21 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 16 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 11 (7.64%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.17%) Confluence
5 5 (3.47%) JBoss
6 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (1.39%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.39%) Jetty
7 2 (1.39%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.11%) SaaS
3 9 (6.25%) OpenShift
4 4 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.78%) GitHub
4 4 (2.78%) IaaS
5 3 (2.08%) Google App Engine
5 3 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.69%) G Suite
6 1 (0.69%) Loggly
6 1 (0.69%) Office 365
6 1 (0.69%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.31%) NoSQL
2 19 (13.19%) MySQL
3 15 (10.42%) Hadoop
4 12 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (7.64%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.94%) MongoDB
7 9 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.78%) Big Data
8 4 (2.78%) GIS
8 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.08%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.39%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.39%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.39%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 53 (36.81%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.28%) Subversion
3 21 (14.58%) JIRA
3 21 (14.58%) Mercurial
4 18 (12.50%) Selenium
5 15 (10.42%) Cucumber
6 12 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 9 (6.25%) JUnit
8 5 (3.47%) Maven
9 4 (2.78%) Gradle
9 4 (2.78%) Mockito
9 4 (2.78%) Spock
9 4 (2.78%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.08%) Artifactory
10 3 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.39%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.39%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.69%) Appium
12 1 (0.69%) Gatling
12 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (22.22%) Retail
2 29 (20.14%) Finance
3 5 (3.47%) Advertising
4 2 (1.39%) Electronics
4 2 (1.39%) Military
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (44.44%) Spring
2 26 (18.06%) AngularJS
3 22 (15.28%) Hibernate
4 17 (11.81%) React
4 17 (11.81%) Web Services
5 16 (11.11%) JMS
5 16 (11.11%) Node.js
6 15 (10.42%) RESTful
6 15 (10.42%) Spring Boot
7 13 (9.03%) J2EE
7 13 (9.03%) REST
8 12 (8.33%) CSS
8 12 (8.33%) HTML
8 12 (8.33%) HTML5
8 12 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (7.64%) JAX-RS
9 11 (7.64%) Spring MVC
9 11 (7.64%) Struts
10 9 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (14.58%) Algorithms
2 21 (14.58%) Data Structures
3 8 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.08%) Xbox
5 2 (1.39%) PKI
6 1 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.64%) Linux
2 12 (8.33%) Windows
3 5 (3.47%) AIX
3 5 (3.47%) HPUX
3 5 (3.47%) Solaris
3 5 (3.47%) Unix
4 4 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (81.94%) Software Engineering
2 83 (57.64%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (46.53%) Test Automation
4 55 (38.19%) Scrum
5 54 (37.50%) TDD
6 48 (33.33%) DevOps
7 43 (29.86%) OO
8 42 (29.17%) E-Commerce
9 41 (28.47%) Microservices
10 37 (25.69%) BDD
11 31 (21.53%) Mentoring
12 25 (17.36%) Kanban
13 24 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (10.42%) SOA
14 15 (10.42%) Software Architecture
15 14 (9.72%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (9.72%) MVC
16 13 (9.03%) Open Source
16 13 (9.03%) Requirements Analysis
16 13 (9.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 144 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (35.42%) SQL
3 32 (22.22%) C
4 17 (11.81%) Python
5 16 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.03%) C++
7 7 (4.86%) Java 9
7 7 (4.86%) Scala
8 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.17%) Ruby
9 4 (2.78%) C#
9 4 (2.78%) GraphQL
9 4 (2.78%) PHP
10 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.39%) Perl
12 1 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (22.22%) Degree
2 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.03%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.08%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.81%) QA
System Software
1 20 (13.89%) Docker
2 4 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.94%) Kubernetes
1 10 (6.94%) Prometheus
2 9 (6.25%) Kibana
3 7 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.86%) Puppet
4 2 (1.39%) Ansible
4 2 (1.39%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.69%) Nagios
5 1 (0.69%) Salt
5 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Oracle
2 13 (9.03%) WorldPay
3 12 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.86%) Capita
5 6 (4.17%) Google
6 5 (3.47%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.78%) Fujitsu
8 3 (2.08%) Apple
8 3 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.08%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.08%) Facebook
8 3 (2.08%) Sun
9 2 (1.39%) HP
9 2 (1.39%) IBM
9 2 (1.39%) VMware
10 1 (0.69%) New Relic
10 1 (0.69%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.69%) Splunk