The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 160 171
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 62 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.58% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.69% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 21 21
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +23.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

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 3808 3325 3633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.04% 97.48% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 2765 2976
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 +2 4 £44,000 +17.33%
Bury - 3 £47,500 -
Salford -7 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
Java Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 106 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (72.64%) Software Engineering
3 70 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (42.45%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (34.91%) Git (software)
6 36 (33.96%) TDD
7 33 (31.13%) OO
8 30 (28.30%) SQL
8 30 (28.30%) Degree
9 29 (27.36%) Open Source
10 25 (23.58%) Scrum
10 25 (23.58%) DevOps
11 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
12 23 (21.70%) Automated Testing
12 23 (21.70%) Subversion
12 23 (21.70%) Mercurial
12 23 (21.70%) Data Structures
12 23 (21.70%) Algorithms
13 22 (20.75%) Linux
14 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
15 20 (18.87%) Python
15 20 (18.87%) Spring
16 19 (17.92%) HTML
17 18 (16.98%) Ruby
17 18 (16.98%) SDLC
18 17 (16.04%) Big Data
19 14 (13.21%) Red Hat
19 14 (13.21%) C#
19 14 (13.21%) BDD
19 14 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 11 (10.38%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.43%) Apache Spark
2 10 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.60%) Apache Pig
4 7 (6.60%) Confluence
5 5 (4.72%) Apache
6 3 (2.83%) JBoss
7 2 (1.89%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.94%) Jetty
8 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.26%) GitHub
2 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) DNS
1 1 (0.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
2 17 (16.04%) Big Data
3 10 (9.43%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.60%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.72%) MySQL
5 5 (4.72%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.94%) Redis
8 1 (0.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (34.91%) Git (software)
2 23 (21.70%) Mercurial
2 23 (21.70%) Subversion
3 13 (12.26%) Selenium
4 10 (9.43%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.43%) JIRA
5 9 (8.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (8.49%) Cucumber
5 9 (8.49%) Eclipse
6 8 (7.55%) Bitbucket
6 8 (7.55%) Maven
7 7 (6.60%) JUnit
8 5 (4.72%) EasyMock
8 5 (4.72%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.94%) Ant
9 1 (0.94%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.94%) Mockito
9 1 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (12.26%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Games
3 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Automotive
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.87%) Spring
2 19 (17.92%) HTML
3 13 (12.26%) AngularJS
3 13 (12.26%) CSS
3 13 (12.26%) HTML5
3 13 (12.26%) Java EE
4 12 (11.32%) Node.js
5 10 (9.43%) Apache Camel
5 10 (9.43%) XML
6 9 (8.49%) REST
7 8 (7.55%) .NET
7 8 (7.55%) Hibernate
7 8 (7.55%) J2EE
7 8 (7.55%) XSLT
8 7 (6.60%) CSS3
8 7 (6.60%) Grails
8 7 (6.60%) J2SE
8 7 (6.60%) jQuery
8 7 (6.60%) Servlets
9 6 (5.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Algorithms
1 23 (21.70%) Data Structures
2 8 (7.55%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (4.72%) iPad
3 5 (4.72%) Wiki
4 4 (3.77%) Cybercrime
4 4 (3.77%) PKI
5 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Linux
2 14 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.77%) CentOS
4 3 (2.83%) Android
4 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (72.64%) Software Engineering
2 70 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (42.45%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (33.96%) TDD
5 33 (31.13%) OO
6 29 (27.36%) Open Source
7 25 (23.58%) DevOps
7 25 (23.58%) Scrum
8 23 (21.70%) Automated Testing
9 18 (16.98%) SDLC
10 14 (13.21%) BDD
11 13 (12.26%) Workflow
12 12 (11.32%) EAM
12 12 (11.32%) Front End Development
13 11 (10.38%) Requirements Analysis
14 10 (9.43%) Defect Management
15 9 (8.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (8.49%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (8.49%) Microservices
15 9 (8.49%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (28.30%) SQL
3 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.87%) Python
5 18 (16.98%) Ruby
6 14 (13.21%) C#
7 13 (12.26%) Perl
8 9 (8.49%) C
9 8 (7.55%) C++
10 7 (6.60%) Groovy
11 6 (5.66%) Scala
12 4 (3.77%) Clojure
13 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.94%) Go
14 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (28.30%) Degree
2 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) Docker
3 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Kibana
1 4 (3.77%) logstash
2 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.89%) Puppet
4 1 (0.94%) Ansible
4 1 (0.94%) Packer
4 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (13.21%) Red Hat
2 11 (10.38%) VMware
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.89%) Xamarin
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