The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 158 168
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 44 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.05% 0.57% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 14
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £43,125 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 4114 3431 3209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.20% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13513 12235 11799
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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 -15 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Altrincham -2 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Bolton -2 2 £42,500 -
Java Software Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 94 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (64.89%) JavaScript
3 56 (59.57%) Spring
4 55 (58.51%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (56.38%) Java EE
6 47 (50.00%) Degree
7 45 (47.87%) Python
8 44 (46.81%) Oracle
8 44 (46.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 43 (45.74%) Software Engineering
10 40 (42.55%) SQL
10 40 (42.55%) Linux
11 38 (40.43%) Big Data
12 35 (37.23%) C#
13 34 (36.17%) Hadoop
13 34 (36.17%) Apache Spark
14 33 (35.11%) HTML
15 30 (31.91%) Ruby
15 30 (31.91%) CSS
16 29 (30.85%) Perl
16 29 (30.85%) Computer Science
17 27 (28.72%) Hibernate
17 27 (28.72%) Selenium
18 26 (27.66%) Mathematics
19 25 (26.60%) Oracle ADF
20 24 (25.53%) Elasticsearch
20 24 (25.53%) Analytics
21 23 (24.47%) SDLC
22 22 (23.40%) Scrum
23 21 (22.34%) C

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 34 (36.17%) Apache Spark
2 24 (25.53%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (20.21%) Apache Pig
4 14 (14.89%) Apache
5 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.19%) Confluence
7 3 (3.19%) nginx
8 2 (2.13%) CMS
8 2 (2.13%) OpenEdge
9 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.45%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (3.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) HTTP
2 3 (3.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) Big Data
2 34 (36.17%) Hadoop
3 21 (22.34%) MySQL
4 19 (20.21%) Apache Hive
5 18 (19.15%) Relational Database
6 17 (18.09%) MongoDB
7 16 (17.02%) RDBMS
8 8 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (7.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (4.26%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.19%) Redis
12 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
13 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
13 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (28.72%) Selenium
2 10 (10.64%) JUnit
3 9 (9.57%) Eclipse
4 8 (8.51%) Maven
5 7 (7.45%) EasyMock
6 6 (6.38%) JIRA
7 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.19%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.19%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.13%) GoCD
9 2 (2.13%) Gradle
9 2 (2.13%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.13%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.06%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.06%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (8.51%) Aerospace
1 8 (8.51%) Military
2 5 (5.32%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Automotive
4 1 (1.06%) Back Office
4 1 (1.06%) Games
4 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (59.57%) Spring
2 53 (56.38%) Java EE
3 33 (35.11%) HTML
4 30 (31.91%) CSS
5 27 (28.72%) Hibernate
6 25 (26.60%) Oracle ADF
7 21 (22.34%) AngularJS
8 18 (19.15%) Node.js
9 17 (18.09%) HTML5
10 16 (17.02%) Apache Camel
10 16 (17.02%) Middleware
11 14 (14.89%) CSS3
11 14 (14.89%) jQuery
12 11 (11.70%) Web Services
13 8 (8.51%) J2EE
13 8 (8.51%) LAMP
14 7 (7.45%) JSON
14 7 (7.45%) Servlets
14 7 (7.45%) XML
15 6 (6.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.77%) PKI
3 8 (8.51%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (7.45%) Data Structures
4 7 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 2 (2.13%) iPad
8 1 (1.06%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.55%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (58.51%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (46.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 43 (45.74%) Software Engineering
4 26 (27.66%) Mathematics
5 24 (25.53%) Analytics
6 23 (24.47%) SDLC
7 22 (23.40%) Scrum
8 21 (22.34%) DevOps
9 16 (17.02%) Data Analytics
9 16 (17.02%) Information Security
9 16 (17.02%) OO
9 16 (17.02%) Open Source
9 16 (17.02%) Time Management
9 16 (17.02%) Visualisation
10 15 (15.96%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (12.77%) Big Data Analytics
12 9 (9.57%) Web Development
13 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (8.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (64.89%) JavaScript
3 45 (47.87%) Python
4 40 (42.55%) SQL
5 35 (37.23%) C#
6 30 (31.91%) Ruby
7 29 (30.85%) Perl
8 21 (22.34%) C
9 11 (11.70%) Clojure
9 11 (11.70%) Scala
10 9 (9.57%) C++
11 7 (7.45%) Haskell
12 6 (6.38%) Groovy
13 3 (3.19%) Go
13 3 (3.19%) PHP
13 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (50.00%) Degree
2 16 (17.02%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (13.83%) DV Cleared
3 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.13%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 16 (17.02%) Hyper-V
1 16 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Packer
1 2 (2.13%) Terraform
2 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (46.81%) Oracle
2 20 (21.28%) VMware
3 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (1.06%) Cloudera
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