Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 168 221
Rank change year-on-year -2 +53 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 121 136 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.65% 1.70% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.74% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 107 112 48
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% -1.62% +34.06%
10th Percentile £36,000 £27,625 £36,300
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £66,000
North West median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.22% - +12.50%

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 7,093 7,812 7,027
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 97.61% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,933 6,510 6,012
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,516 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.98% +3.79% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +13 2 - - 1
Salford -9 1 - -
Java Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 121 (100.00%) Java
2 115 (95.04%) Software Engineering
3 70 (57.85%) Spring
4 56 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (43.80%) Java 8
6 52 (42.98%) Scrum
7 51 (42.15%) DevOps
8 45 (37.19%) Greenfield Project
9 39 (32.23%) Docker
10 38 (31.40%) Microservices
10 38 (31.40%) AngularJS
11 36 (29.75%) Test Automation
12 35 (28.93%) Open Source
13 34 (28.10%) JavaScript
14 33 (27.27%) Node.js
15 32 (26.45%) Amazon AWS
16 31 (25.62%) TDD
17 30 (24.79%) PHP
17 30 (24.79%) Git (software)
18 29 (23.97%) Python
18 29 (23.97%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (22.31%) MySQL
20 26 (21.49%) OO
21 25 (20.66%) E-Commerce
21 25 (20.66%) Web Services
21 25 (20.66%) Kanban
21 25 (20.66%) Puppet
21 25 (20.66%) Spring Boot
22 24 (19.83%) React
22 24 (19.83%) Mentoring

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 10 (8.26%) Apache Pig
1 10 (8.26%) Apache Solr
2 9 (7.44%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.96%) Apache
3 6 (4.96%) Confluence
4 5 (4.13%) CMS
5 4 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (4.13%) GitHub
3 5 (4.13%) SaaS
4 4 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.48%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.26%) Firewall
1 10 (8.26%) HTTP
1 10 (8.26%) SSL
1 10 (8.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.31%) MySQL
2 22 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 15 (12.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (11.57%) Big Data
4 14 (11.57%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
6 10 (8.26%) Apache Hive
7 9 (7.44%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (24.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.36%) JUnit
3 19 (15.70%) Selenium
4 17 (14.05%) JIRA
5 16 (13.22%) Jenkins
5 16 (13.22%) Maven
6 14 (11.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (9.92%) Bitbucket
7 12 (9.92%) Subversion
8 11 (9.09%) Mercurial
8 11 (9.09%) Robot Framework
9 10 (8.26%) CodeSonar
9 10 (8.26%) git-flow
9 10 (8.26%) Gradle
10 7 (5.79%) gulp
11 6 (4.96%) JMeter
12 5 (4.13%) Jasmine
12 5 (4.13%) Mocha
13 4 (3.31%) Mockito
13 4 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (15.70%) Finance
2 17 (14.05%) Retail
3 5 (4.13%) Marketing
4 3 (2.48%) Military
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (57.85%) Spring
2 38 (31.40%) AngularJS
3 33 (27.27%) Node.js
4 25 (20.66%) Spring Boot
4 25 (20.66%) Web Services
5 24 (19.83%) React
6 23 (19.01%) Java EE
7 21 (17.36%) Hibernate
7 21 (17.36%) REST
8 16 (13.22%) Spring MVC
9 12 (9.92%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (9.09%) .NET
10 11 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 11 (9.09%) JAX-RS
10 11 (9.09%) RESTful
10 11 (9.09%) SOAP
10 11 (9.09%) Spring Security
11 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET
11 10 (8.26%) LAMP
11 10 (8.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (37.19%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (11.57%) Cloud Native
3 11 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 11 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.96%) Xbox
5 2 (1.65%) Wiki
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Fintech
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.88%) Linux
2 10 (8.26%) Android
2 10 (8.26%) Apple iOS
2 10 (8.26%) Mac OS X
2 10 (8.26%) Windows
3 6 (4.96%) CentOS
3 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (95.04%) Software Engineering
2 56 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (42.98%) Scrum
4 51 (42.15%) DevOps
5 38 (31.40%) Microservices
6 36 (29.75%) Test Automation
7 35 (28.93%) Open Source
8 31 (25.62%) TDD
9 29 (23.97%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (21.49%) OO
11 25 (20.66%) E-Commerce
11 25 (20.66%) Kanban
12 24 (19.83%) Mentoring
13 17 (14.05%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (14.05%) Decision-Making
14 14 (11.57%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (11.57%) OOP
15 13 (10.74%) BDD
15 13 (10.74%) Software Architecture
16 12 (9.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (43.80%) Java 8
3 34 (28.10%) JavaScript
4 30 (24.79%) PHP
5 29 (23.97%) Python
6 23 (19.01%) C++
7 17 (14.05%) C
8 16 (13.22%) SQL
9 13 (10.74%) C#
10 11 (9.09%) Java 9
11 10 (8.26%) Bash Shell
11 10 (8.26%) Objective-C
11 10 (8.26%) PowerShell
12 5 (4.13%) R
13 4 (3.31%) Scala
14 2 (1.65%) Clojure
15 1 (0.83%) Go
15 1 (0.83%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.40%) DV Cleared
3 12 (9.92%) Degree
4 10 (8.26%) CCNA
4 10 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (8.26%) CISSP
4 10 (8.26%) CompTIA Security+
4 10 (8.26%) GIAC
4 10 (8.26%) Linux+ Certification
4 10 (8.26%) MCSE
4 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (8.26%) Network+ Certification
4 10 (8.26%) SANS
4 10 (8.26%) SSCP
5 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
System Software
1 39 (32.23%) Docker
2 10 (8.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (20.66%) Puppet
2 10 (8.26%) Salt
3 7 (5.79%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.79%) Terraform
4 6 (4.96%) Ansible
4 6 (4.96%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.65%) Kibana
6 1 (0.83%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.96%) Google
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle
2 6 (4.96%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.48%) Apple
3 3 (2.48%) Facebook
4 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.83%) hybris