Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 172 225
Rank change year-on-year +21 +53 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 132 137 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.80% 1.66% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.70% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 104 107 48
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +15.94%
10th Percentile £32,875 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,875
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +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 7,086 8,041 6,909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 97.58% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,926 6,790 5,840
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +7 7 £47,500 +7.95% 2
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 17 July 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 123 (93.18%) Software Engineering
3 77 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (58.33%) Spring
4 62 (46.97%) Scrum
5 51 (38.64%) Greenfield Project
6 49 (37.12%) TDD
7 47 (35.61%) Microservices
7 47 (35.61%) Java 8
8 43 (32.58%) DevOps
8 43 (32.58%) Test Automation
9 41 (31.06%) Docker
10 39 (29.55%) Kanban
11 37 (28.03%) Open Source
12 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
13 35 (26.52%) E-Commerce
13 35 (26.52%) AngularJS
14 33 (25.00%) Spring Boot
15 32 (24.24%) Git (software)
15 32 (24.24%) Linux
16 31 (23.48%) PHP
16 31 (23.48%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (23.48%) Mentoring
17 30 (22.73%) Node.js
18 29 (21.97%) React
19 27 (20.45%) JIRA
19 27 (20.45%) SQL
20 26 (19.70%) Hibernate
21 25 (18.94%) MySQL
21 25 (18.94%) JUnit

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 16 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.33%) Confluence
3 10 (7.58%) Apache Solr
4 8 (6.06%) Apache Pig
5 6 (4.55%) Apache
5 6 (4.55%) CMS
6 5 (3.79%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.33%) GitHub
2 11 (8.33%) SaaS
3 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.79%) IaaS
4 4 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.52%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.52%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.76%) G Suite
7 1 (0.76%) Office 365
7 1 (0.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) Firewall
1 8 (6.06%) HTTP
1 8 (6.06%) SSL
1 8 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.94%) MySQL
2 17 (12.88%) Hadoop
2 17 (12.88%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.85%) Big Data
4 10 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
6 8 (6.06%) Apache Hive
7 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 27 (20.45%) JIRA
3 25 (18.94%) JUnit
4 16 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 16 (12.12%) Selenium
5 14 (10.61%) Subversion
6 13 (9.85%) Maven
6 13 (9.85%) Mercurial
7 11 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (7.58%) Bitbucket
9 9 (6.82%) Robot Framework
10 8 (6.06%) CodeSonar
10 8 (6.06%) git-flow
11 7 (5.30%) Gradle
11 7 (5.30%) JMeter
12 6 (4.55%) Jasmine
12 6 (4.55%) Mocha
13 5 (3.79%) Spock
14 4 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (2.27%) Mockito
General
1 22 (16.67%) Finance
2 20 (15.15%) Retail
3 7 (5.30%) Advertising
4 3 (2.27%) Military
5 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (58.33%) Spring
2 35 (26.52%) AngularJS
3 33 (25.00%) Spring Boot
4 30 (22.73%) Node.js
5 29 (21.97%) React
6 26 (19.70%) Hibernate
7 25 (18.94%) REST
8 21 (15.91%) Java EE
9 18 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (10.61%) Spring MVC
10 14 (10.61%) Spring Security
11 10 (7.58%) .NET
11 10 (7.58%) J2EE
11 10 (7.58%) RESTful
11 10 (7.58%) SOAP
11 10 (7.58%) Web Services
12 9 (6.82%) .NET Framework
13 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET
13 8 (6.06%) JAX-RS
13 8 (6.06%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (38.64%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (10.61%) Algorithms
2 14 (10.61%) Data Structures
3 11 (8.33%) Xbox
4 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.52%) Wiki
7 1 (0.76%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.24%) Linux
2 13 (9.85%) Windows
3 8 (6.06%) Android
3 8 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.06%) Mac OS X
4 6 (4.55%) CentOS
4 6 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.79%) AIX
5 5 (3.79%) HPUX
5 5 (3.79%) Solaris
5 5 (3.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (93.18%) Software Engineering
2 77 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (46.97%) Scrum
4 49 (37.12%) TDD
5 47 (35.61%) Microservices
6 43 (32.58%) DevOps
6 43 (32.58%) Test Automation
7 39 (29.55%) Kanban
8 37 (28.03%) Open Source
9 35 (26.52%) E-Commerce
10 31 (23.48%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (23.48%) Mentoring
11 25 (18.94%) BDD
11 25 (18.94%) OO
12 20 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (10.61%) Pair Programming
14 13 (9.85%) Decision-Making
15 12 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (9.09%) SDLC
15 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (35.61%) Java 8
3 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 31 (23.48%) PHP
5 27 (20.45%) SQL
6 23 (17.42%) Python
7 21 (15.91%) C++
8 18 (13.64%) C
9 14 (10.61%) Java 9
10 11 (8.33%) C#
11 9 (6.82%) PowerShell
12 8 (6.06%) Bash Shell
12 8 (6.06%) Objective-C
13 7 (5.30%) Scala
14 5 (3.79%) R
15 2 (1.52%) Clojure
16 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Degree
2 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.85%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.06%) CCNA
4 8 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.06%) CISSP
4 8 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (6.06%) GIAC
4 8 (6.06%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (6.06%) MCSE
4 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.06%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (6.06%) SANS
4 8 (6.06%) SSCP
5 2 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 41 (31.06%) Docker
2 8 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (17.42%) Puppet
2 12 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.06%) Salt
4 4 (3.03%) Ansible
4 4 (3.03%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.52%) Kibana
5 2 (1.52%) Terraform
6 1 (0.76%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 18 (13.64%) Oracle
2 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.30%) Google
3 7 (5.30%) WorldPay
4 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.79%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.27%) Apple
6 3 (2.27%) Facebook
7 2 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.76%) hybris