The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 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 Engineer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 167 169
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 48 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.22% 0.29% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.30% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 21
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +44.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £42,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  

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 3822 3339 3650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.10% 97.52% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3206 2778 2990
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 £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Manchester

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Manchester

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Manchester

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 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 - 1 - - 1
Java Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (95.06%) Software Engineering
3 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (45.68%) Git (software)
6 32 (39.51%) OO
7 30 (37.04%) Degree
8 28 (34.57%) Open Source
9 25 (30.86%) SQL
10 24 (29.63%) NoSQL
11 23 (28.40%) Mercurial
11 23 (28.40%) Data Structures
11 23 (28.40%) Algorithms
11 23 (28.40%) Automated Testing
11 23 (28.40%) Subversion
12 22 (27.16%) TDD
13 20 (24.69%) Python
14 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
15 18 (22.22%) HTML
15 18 (22.22%) Linux
15 18 (22.22%) DevOps
15 18 (22.22%) Big Data
16 15 (18.52%) Spring
17 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
18 13 (16.05%) Java EE
18 13 (16.05%) Ruby
18 13 (16.05%) CSS
18 13 (16.05%) Perl
18 13 (16.05%) HTML5
18 13 (16.05%) GitHub

Java Software 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 (12.35%) Apache Spark
2 9 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.88%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.64%) Apache Pig
4 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (7.41%) Confluence
6 5 (6.17%) Apache
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.47%) JBoss
7 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.23%) Jetty
8 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) GitHub
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) NoSQL
2 18 (22.22%) Big Data
3 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.64%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.17%) MySQL
5 5 (6.17%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.23%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.23%) Redis
8 1 (1.23%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (45.68%) Git (software)
2 23 (28.40%) Mercurial
2 23 (28.40%) Subversion
3 9 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 8 (9.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.88%) Maven
5 7 (8.64%) Bitbucket
6 6 (7.41%) JIRA
6 6 (7.41%) JUnit
7 5 (6.17%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.23%) Ant
8 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.47%) Aerospace
1 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.23%) Automotive
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Games
2 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.22%) HTML
2 15 (18.52%) Spring
3 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
3 13 (16.05%) CSS
3 13 (16.05%) HTML5
3 13 (16.05%) Java EE
4 12 (14.81%) Node.js
5 10 (12.35%) Apache Camel
6 8 (9.88%) J2EE
6 8 (9.88%) REST
6 8 (9.88%) XML
6 8 (9.88%) XSLT
7 7 (8.64%) CSS3
7 7 (8.64%) Grails
7 7 (8.64%) J2SE
7 7 (8.64%) Servlets
8 6 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.41%) jQuery
8 6 (7.41%) JSON
9 5 (6.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Algorithms
1 23 (28.40%) Data Structures
2 8 (9.88%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (6.17%) Cybercrime
3 5 (6.17%) Wiki
4 4 (4.94%) PKI
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.94%) CentOS
4 1 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (95.06%) Software Engineering
2 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (39.51%) OO
5 28 (34.57%) Open Source
6 23 (28.40%) Automated Testing
7 22 (27.16%) TDD
8 18 (22.22%) DevOps
9 12 (14.81%) EAM
9 12 (14.81%) Front End Development
9 12 (14.81%) Scrum
9 12 (14.81%) Workflow
10 11 (13.58%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (13.58%) SDLC
11 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (11.11%) Visualisation
12 7 (8.64%) OOD
12 7 (8.64%) SOA
13 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (30.86%) SQL
3 20 (24.69%) Python
4 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.05%) Perl
5 13 (16.05%) Ruby
6 11 (13.58%) C#
7 9 (11.11%) C
8 7 (8.64%) C++
8 7 (8.64%) Groovy
9 5 (6.17%) Scala
10 4 (4.94%) Clojure
11 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.23%) Go
11 1 (1.23%) PHP
11 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (37.04%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
1 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Kibana
2 1 (1.23%) logstash
2 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Red Hat
1 11 (13.58%) VMware
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle
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