Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 162 211
Rank change year-on-year +9 +49 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 139 131 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.94% 1.67% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.72% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 96 97 59
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £66,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +18.75%

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 6,900 7,629 7,264
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 97.26% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5,749 6,326 6,265
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,125 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 - 6 £57,500 - 1
Java Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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
2 116 (83.45%) Software Engineering
3 87 (62.59%) DevOps
4 76 (54.68%) Spring
5 75 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (43.88%) Java 8
7 54 (38.85%) Python
8 51 (36.69%) Docker
9 48 (34.53%) Open Source
10 41 (29.50%) Scrum
11 40 (28.78%) JUnit
12 38 (27.34%) Maven
13 37 (26.62%) Gradle
14 36 (25.90%) OO
15 35 (25.18%) Jenkins
15 35 (25.18%) Test Automation
16 34 (24.46%) AngularJS
17 33 (23.74%) Amazon AWS
17 33 (23.74%) C++
18 31 (22.30%) Linux
18 31 (22.30%) Node.js
19 30 (21.58%) MySQL
19 30 (21.58%) JIRA
19 30 (21.58%) TDD
20 29 (20.86%) Git (software)
20 29 (20.86%) Cybersecurity
21 28 (20.14%) Java EE
21 28 (20.14%) Web Services
22 27 (19.42%) Microservices
23 26 (18.71%) Greenfield Project

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 24 (17.27%) Apache
2 23 (16.55%) Confluence
3 7 (5.04%) Apache Solr
4 5 (3.60%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) JBoss
6 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 33 (23.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.44%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.72%) GitHub
5 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) Firewall
1 5 (3.60%) HTTP
1 5 (3.60%) SSL
1 5 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.58%) MySQL
2 25 (17.99%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (15.11%) NoSQL
4 19 (13.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (10.79%) Hadoop
6 14 (10.07%) MongoDB
7 9 (6.47%) Big Data
7 9 (6.47%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.32%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.16%) Redis
10 2 (1.44%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.44%) Riak
11 1 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (28.78%) JUnit
2 38 (27.34%) Maven
3 37 (26.62%) Gradle
4 35 (25.18%) Jenkins
5 30 (21.58%) JIRA
6 29 (20.86%) Git (software)
7 23 (16.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 20 (14.39%) Bitbucket
9 16 (11.51%) EasyMock
10 14 (10.07%) Selenium
11 12 (8.63%) Gatling
11 12 (8.63%) Mockito
11 12 (8.63%) Spock
12 11 (7.91%) Ant
13 10 (7.19%) Subversion
14 9 (6.47%) Mercurial
15 8 (5.76%) Sonatype Nexus
16 7 (5.04%) gulp
17 5 (3.60%) git-flow
17 5 (3.60%) Robot Framework
General
1 15 (10.79%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Retail
3 6 (4.32%) Marketing
4 3 (2.16%) Banking
4 3 (2.16%) Military
5 2 (1.44%) Law
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (54.68%) Spring
2 34 (24.46%) AngularJS
3 31 (22.30%) Node.js
4 28 (20.14%) Java EE
4 28 (20.14%) Web Services
5 24 (17.27%) Spring Boot
6 23 (16.55%) Hibernate
7 15 (10.79%) EJB
7 15 (10.79%) JSF
7 15 (10.79%) RESTful
8 12 (8.63%) React
9 10 (7.19%) Spring Security
10 7 (5.04%) .NET
10 7 (5.04%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.04%) JAX-RS
10 7 (5.04%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (4.32%) REST
11 6 (4.32%) SOAP
12 5 (3.60%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (3.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (16.55%) Cloud Native
3 15 (10.79%) Wiki
4 9 (6.47%) Algorithms
4 9 (6.47%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.60%) Fintech
6 4 (2.88%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Arduino
7 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.30%) Linux
2 23 (16.55%) CentOS
2 23 (16.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.60%) Android
3 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.60%) Mac OS X
3 5 (3.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (83.45%) Software Engineering
2 87 (62.59%) DevOps
3 75 (53.96%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (34.53%) Open Source
5 41 (29.50%) Scrum
6 36 (25.90%) OO
7 35 (25.18%) Test Automation
8 30 (21.58%) TDD
9 29 (20.86%) Cybersecurity
10 27 (19.42%) Microservices
11 21 (15.11%) Logistics
12 20 (14.39%) BDD
13 16 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (11.51%) OOP
14 15 (10.79%) Decision-Making
14 15 (10.79%) OOD
14 15 (10.79%) Requirements Analysis
15 11 (7.91%) Mentoring
16 10 (7.19%) CQRS
16 10 (7.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (43.88%) Java 8
3 54 (38.85%) Python
4 33 (23.74%) C++
5 23 (16.55%) PHP
6 19 (13.67%) JavaScript
7 13 (9.35%) SQL
8 12 (8.63%) C
9 10 (7.19%) C#
9 10 (7.19%) Java 9
10 8 (5.76%) Go
11 6 (4.32%) TypeScript
12 5 (3.60%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.60%) Objective-C
12 5 (3.60%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.72%) Ruby
13 1 (0.72%) Scala
13 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (7.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.19%) Degree
3 8 (5.76%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.60%) CCNA
4 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.60%) CISSP
4 5 (3.60%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (3.60%) GIAC
4 5 (3.60%) Linux+ Certification
4 5 (3.60%) MCSE
4 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.60%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (3.60%) SANS
4 5 (3.60%) SSCP
5 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.72%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 51 (36.69%) Docker
2 5 (3.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (13.67%) Ansible
2 15 (10.79%) Terraform
3 12 (8.63%) Puppet
4 10 (7.19%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (16.55%) Red Hat
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle
4 2 (1.44%) Google
4 2 (1.44%) IBM
4 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.44%) WorldPay