The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £52,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 146 178
Rank change year-on-year -9 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 50 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.28% 1.06% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.08% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 15
Median salary £52,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 3797 3322 3666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.99% 97.51% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 2764 3007
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

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 March 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 March 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
Bury - 3 £47,500 -
Stockport -6 1 - -
Java Software Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 78 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (70.51%) JavaScript
3 51 (65.38%) Spring
3 51 (65.38%) Degree
4 50 (64.10%) Java EE
5 47 (60.26%) Linux
6 46 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (57.69%) Oracle
8 43 (55.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 40 (51.28%) Software Engineering
10 38 (48.72%) Python
11 36 (46.15%) Ruby
12 30 (38.46%) Computer Science
12 30 (38.46%) Big Data
13 28 (35.90%) SQL
14 27 (34.62%) C#
14 27 (34.62%) SDLC
15 26 (33.33%) Perl
15 26 (33.33%) VMware
15 26 (33.33%) Mathematics
16 25 (32.05%) Selenium
16 25 (32.05%) Hadoop
16 25 (32.05%) Oracle ADF
17 24 (30.77%) Scrum
17 24 (30.77%) DevOps
17 24 (30.77%) Apache Spark
18 23 (29.49%) Apache Hive
18 23 (29.49%) Apache Pig
18 23 (29.49%) Elasticsearch
18 23 (29.49%) HTML

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 24 (30.77%) Apache Spark
2 23 (29.49%) Apache Pig
2 23 (29.49%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.97%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) Confluence
6 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.46%) Big Data
2 25 (32.05%) Hadoop
3 23 (29.49%) Apache Hive
4 22 (28.21%) MySQL
5 21 (26.92%) Relational Database
6 19 (24.36%) MongoDB
6 19 (24.36%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.85%) Redis
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (32.05%) Selenium
2 11 (14.10%) Eclipse
3 8 (10.26%) Maven
4 4 (5.13%) JUnit
5 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.56%) GoCD
6 2 (2.56%) JIRA
6 2 (2.56%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.28%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.28%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.28%) Gradle
7 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (11.54%) Military
2 2 (2.56%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Automotive
3 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (65.38%) Spring
2 50 (64.10%) Java EE
3 25 (32.05%) Oracle ADF
4 23 (29.49%) CSS
4 23 (29.49%) HTML
5 22 (28.21%) Hibernate
6 19 (24.36%) Apache Camel
6 19 (24.36%) Middleware
7 18 (23.08%) HTML5
8 17 (21.79%) CSS3
9 15 (19.23%) AngularJS
9 15 (19.23%) jQuery
9 15 (19.23%) Node.js
10 12 (15.38%) J2EE
11 10 (12.82%) LAMP
11 10 (12.82%) Servlets
11 10 (12.82%) XML
12 8 (10.26%) .NET
13 7 (8.97%) J2SE
13 7 (8.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.67%) PKI
3 3 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (60.26%) Linux
2 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (55.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 40 (51.28%) Software Engineering
4 27 (34.62%) SDLC
5 26 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 24 (30.77%) DevOps
6 24 (30.77%) Scrum
7 20 (25.64%) Analytics
8 19 (24.36%) Data Analytics
8 19 (24.36%) Information Security
8 19 (24.36%) Time Management
8 19 (24.36%) Visualisation
9 13 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
10 10 (12.82%) Open Source
11 9 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (8.97%) OO
13 7 (8.97%) Web Development
14 6 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
15 5 (6.41%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (70.51%) JavaScript
3 38 (48.72%) Python
4 36 (46.15%) Ruby
5 28 (35.90%) SQL
6 27 (34.62%) C#
7 26 (33.33%) Perl
8 22 (28.21%) C
9 7 (8.97%) Groovy
9 7 (8.97%) Scala
10 6 (7.69%) Clojure
11 4 (5.13%) C++
12 3 (3.85%) Go
12 3 (3.85%) PHP
13 1 (1.28%) Haskell
13 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (65.38%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) DV Cleared
2 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 19 (24.36%) Hyper-V
1 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Packer
1 2 (2.56%) Terraform
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (57.69%) Oracle
2 26 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (8.97%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.85%) Google
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