Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Software Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 230 212
Rank change year-on-year -15 -18 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 56 51 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.70% 0.68% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.70% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 53 47 55
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,750 £30,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% +9.38%

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 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
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 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Java Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Manchester

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Manchester

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Manchester

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 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 -8 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Salford - 1 £45,000 -
Java Software Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) Java EE
3 32 (57.14%) SQL
4 30 (53.57%) Spring
5 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 26 (46.43%) Degree
7 25 (44.64%) Computer Science
7 25 (44.64%) Linux
8 24 (42.86%) Web Services
9 22 (39.29%) Oracle
10 21 (37.50%) Mathematics
10 21 (37.50%) Selenium
10 21 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (37.50%) Oracle ADF
11 17 (30.36%) Ajax
12 16 (28.57%) C
13 15 (26.79%) Tomcat
13 15 (26.79%) Python
14 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (23.21%) C#
16 12 (21.43%) OO
16 12 (21.43%) Validation
16 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
16 12 (21.43%) Java SE
16 12 (21.43%) GWT
16 12 (21.43%) JPA
17 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
17 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (14.29%) Apache Spark
17 8 (14.29%) Big Data

Java Software Developer 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 15 (26.79%) Tomcat
2 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 8 (14.29%) Apache
3 8 (14.29%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.14%) nginx
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (5.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
1 4 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Big Data
1 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 7 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.14%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) Redis
5 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Selenium
2 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) JUnit
3 3 (5.36%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.79%) Gradle
General
1 4 (7.14%) Retail
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) Java EE
2 30 (53.57%) Spring
3 24 (42.86%) Web Services
4 21 (37.50%) Oracle ADF
5 17 (30.36%) Ajax
6 12 (21.43%) GWT
6 12 (21.43%) Java SE
6 12 (21.43%) JPA
7 8 (14.29%) HTML
8 6 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.71%) jQuery
9 5 (8.93%) CSS
9 5 (8.93%) HTML5
9 5 (8.93%) J2EE
9 5 (8.93%) JMS
9 5 (8.93%) JSON
9 5 (8.93%) JSP
9 5 (8.93%) REST
9 5 (8.93%) RESTful
10 4 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 21 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.43%) OO
3 12 (21.43%) Validation
4 7 (12.50%) Analytics
4 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
4 7 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 7 (12.50%) Open Source
4 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (8.93%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (7.14%) MVC
6 4 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) SOA
6 4 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (5.36%) Biometrics
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (57.14%) SQL
3 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (28.57%) C
5 15 (26.79%) Python
6 13 (23.21%) C#
7 7 (12.50%) Clojure
7 7 (12.50%) Haskell
7 7 (12.50%) Scala
8 5 (8.93%) C++
9 4 (7.14%) Go
9 4 (7.14%) PHP
9 4 (7.14%) Ruby
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Oracle