Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 219 217
Rank change year-on-year +56 -2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 130 71 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.64% 0.95% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.97% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 96 59 51
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +35.71% -17.65%
10th Percentile £31,875 £35,200 £29,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,200 £52,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +15.63% -5.88%

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 7724 7302 7232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.45% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6413 6271 6025
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -10 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Cheadle -7 4 £30,000 -36.84%
Altrincham -10 2 £42,250 +59.43%
Java Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Java
2 105 (80.77%) Software Engineering
3 77 (59.23%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (43.08%) Spring
5 55 (42.31%) Test Automation
6 51 (39.23%) OO
7 46 (35.38%) Scrum
8 44 (33.85%) TDD
8 44 (33.85%) Git (software)
9 42 (32.31%) Linux
10 40 (30.77%) SQL
11 39 (30.00%) DevOps
12 38 (29.23%) Degree
13 35 (26.92%) NoSQL
14 29 (22.31%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (22.31%) Hibernate
15 27 (20.77%) BDD
16 26 (20.00%) E-Commerce
17 25 (19.23%) QA
18 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
18 23 (17.69%) C
18 23 (17.69%) HTML
18 23 (17.69%) CSS
19 22 (16.92%) Python
19 22 (16.92%) Selenium
20 21 (16.15%) Mercurial
20 21 (16.15%) Web Services
20 21 (16.15%) Subversion
20 21 (16.15%) Finance
21 20 (15.38%) Security Cleared

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 17 (13.08%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.69%) Confluence
3 9 (6.92%) Apache Solr
4 5 (3.85%) Apache
4 5 (3.85%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.08%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.31%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.31%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.54%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.54%) JBoss
7 2 (1.54%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.46%) SaaS
3 7 (5.38%) OpenShift
4 6 (4.62%) GitHub
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.77%) IaaS
6 1 (0.77%) Loggly
6 1 (0.77%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.92%) NoSQL
2 18 (13.85%) MySQL
3 15 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 13 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 10 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.62%) Big Data
7 4 (3.08%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.54%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (1.54%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.54%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.54%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.54%) SQLite
9 1 (0.77%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.77%) OrientDB
9 1 (0.77%) Riak
Development Applications
1 44 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.92%) Selenium
3 21 (16.15%) Mercurial
3 21 (16.15%) Subversion
4 18 (13.85%) Cucumber
5 16 (12.31%) JIRA
6 15 (11.54%) Jenkins
7 12 (9.23%) JUnit
8 7 (5.38%) Eclipse
9 6 (4.62%) Bitbucket
9 6 (4.62%) Maven
10 5 (3.85%) EasyMock
10 5 (3.85%) WebDriver
11 4 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (2.31%) Gradle
12 3 (2.31%) SpecFlow
12 3 (2.31%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.54%) Calabash
13 2 (1.54%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.54%) JBehave
General
1 21 (16.15%) Finance
2 14 (10.77%) Retail
3 4 (3.08%) Automotive
4 2 (1.54%) Electronics
4 2 (1.54%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Military
5 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (43.08%) Spring
2 29 (22.31%) Hibernate
3 23 (17.69%) CSS
3 23 (17.69%) HTML
4 21 (16.15%) Web Services
5 18 (13.85%) HTML5
6 17 (13.08%) RESTful
7 16 (12.31%) AngularJS
8 15 (11.54%) Java EE
8 15 (11.54%) JSF
9 14 (10.77%) Spring MVC
10 13 (10.00%) J2EE
10 13 (10.00%) JMS
10 13 (10.00%) JSP
11 12 (9.23%) Node.js
11 12 (9.23%) React
12 11 (8.46%) Struts
13 10 (7.69%) JAX-RS
13 10 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.38%) Algorithms
1 20 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 11 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.08%) Wiki
6 3 (2.31%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.54%) PKI
7 2 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (32.31%) Linux
2 8 (6.15%) Windows
3 6 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.62%) Unix
4 4 (3.08%) CentOS
5 1 (0.77%) AIX
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (80.77%) Software Engineering
2 77 (59.23%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (42.31%) Test Automation
4 51 (39.23%) OO
5 46 (35.38%) Scrum
6 44 (33.85%) TDD
7 39 (30.00%) DevOps
8 29 (22.31%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (20.77%) BDD
10 26 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 20 (15.38%) Mentoring
12 19 (14.62%) Microservices
13 15 (11.54%) Defect Management
14 14 (10.77%) MVC
14 14 (10.77%) Open Source
14 14 (10.77%) Regression Testing
14 14 (10.77%) SDLC
14 14 (10.77%) Web Development
15 12 (9.23%) ATDD
15 12 (9.23%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 130 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (30.77%) SQL
3 23 (17.69%) C
3 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.92%) Python
5 14 (10.77%) C++
6 7 (5.38%) Ruby
7 6 (4.62%) C#
7 6 (4.62%) Scala
8 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.31%) Perl
10 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.77%) Go
11 1 (0.77%) GraphQL
11 1 (0.77%) Java 9
11 1 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (29.23%) Degree
2 20 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.92%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.62%) Sun Certification
5 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.92%) Docker
2 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) Prometheus
2 5 (3.85%) Kibana
2 5 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.85%) Puppet
3 2 (1.54%) Ansible
3 2 (1.54%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.77%) Nagios
4 1 (0.77%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.77%) Salt
4 1 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (5.38%) Capita
1 7 (5.38%) Google
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle
2 6 (4.62%) Atlassian
2 6 (4.62%) Cloudera
2 6 (4.62%) Red Hat
2 6 (4.62%) Sun
3 4 (3.08%) VMware
4 3 (2.31%) Apple
4 3 (2.31%) Facebook
4 3 (2.31%) WorldPay
5 2 (1.54%) IBM
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.77%) New Relic
6 1 (0.77%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.77%) Splunk