Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 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 Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 245 230
Rank change year-on-year +32 -15 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 95 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.21% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.54% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 66 28 38
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +41.30% -13.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,875 £29,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,875
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -

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 7669 7211 7181
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.45% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6368 6193 5978
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 Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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 -4 5 £35,000 -36.36%
Cheadle - 4 £30,000 -
Altrincham -7 2 £42,250 +59.43%
Java Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 95 (100.00%) Java
1 95 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.68%) OO
3 47 (49.47%) Spring
4 43 (45.26%) Git (software)
5 42 (44.21%) Linux
6 39 (41.05%) Degree
7 37 (38.95%) SQL
8 35 (36.84%) DevOps
9 31 (32.63%) Test Automation
9 31 (32.63%) NoSQL
9 31 (32.63%) Scrum
10 29 (30.53%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (26.32%) TDD
12 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
12 24 (25.26%) C
12 24 (25.26%) HTML
12 24 (25.26%) CSS
13 23 (24.21%) Hibernate
14 22 (23.16%) Security Cleared
15 21 (22.11%) Mercurial
15 21 (22.11%) Subversion
16 20 (21.05%) Data Structures
16 20 (21.05%) Algorithms
17 19 (20.00%) HTML5
17 19 (20.00%) MySQL
17 19 (20.00%) Python
18 18 (18.95%) RESTful
18 18 (18.95%) Mentoring

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 15 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.47%) Confluence
3 6 (6.32%) Apache
3 6 (6.32%) Apache Solr
3 6 (6.32%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.32%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.11%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.11%) JBoss
5 2 (2.11%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.42%) OpenShift
2 8 (8.42%) SaaS
3 7 (7.37%) GitHub
4 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Loggly
5 1 (1.05%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.63%) NoSQL
2 19 (20.00%) MySQL
3 17 (17.89%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.58%) MongoDB
5 10 (10.53%) Hadoop
6 7 (7.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (6.32%) Big Data
8 4 (4.21%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.16%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (3.16%) CouchDB
9 3 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.16%) SQLite
10 2 (2.11%) Apache Hive
10 2 (2.11%) Couchbase
10 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.05%) OrientDB
11 1 (1.05%) Riak
Development Applications
1 43 (45.26%) Git (software)
2 21 (22.11%) Mercurial
2 21 (22.11%) Subversion
3 14 (14.74%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.58%) JIRA
4 11 (11.58%) JUnit
5 8 (8.42%) Bitbucket
5 8 (8.42%) Maven
6 7 (7.37%) Eclipse
7 6 (6.32%) EasyMock
8 5 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.21%) Gradle
9 4 (4.21%) Vagrant
10 3 (3.16%) Ant
10 3 (3.16%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.11%) FitNesse
11 2 (2.11%) Selenium
12 1 (1.05%) Grunt
12 1 (1.05%) Spock
General
1 9 (9.47%) Retail
2 4 (4.21%) Automotive
3 3 (3.16%) Finance
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.11%) Games
4 2 (2.11%) Military
5 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (49.47%) Spring
2 24 (25.26%) CSS
2 24 (25.26%) HTML
3 23 (24.21%) Hibernate
4 19 (20.00%) HTML5
5 18 (18.95%) RESTful
6 17 (17.89%) Java EE
7 16 (16.84%) AngularJS
7 16 (16.84%) JSF
8 14 (14.74%) Spring MVC
8 14 (14.74%) Web Services
9 13 (13.68%) J2EE
9 13 (13.68%) JSP
10 12 (12.63%) Node.js
11 10 (10.53%) GWT
11 10 (10.53%) jQuery
11 10 (10.53%) React
12 9 (9.47%) JSON
12 9 (9.47%) REST
12 9 (9.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) Algorithms
1 20 (21.05%) Data Structures
2 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.32%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.26%) Wiki
5 4 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.16%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (3.16%) User Experience
7 2 (2.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (44.21%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Unix
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 5 (5.26%) CentOS
3 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.68%) OO
3 35 (36.84%) DevOps
4 31 (32.63%) Scrum
4 31 (32.63%) Test Automation
5 29 (30.53%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (26.32%) TDD
7 18 (18.95%) Mentoring
8 17 (17.89%) Microservices
8 17 (17.89%) Open Source
9 16 (16.84%) E-Commerce
10 15 (15.79%) Web Development
11 14 (14.74%) MVC
12 13 (13.68%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (11.58%) Coaching
14 10 (10.53%) BDD
15 9 (9.47%) OOP
15 9 (9.47%) SOA
16 8 (8.42%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (38.95%) SQL
3 24 (25.26%) C
3 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.00%) Python
5 15 (15.79%) C++
6 7 (7.37%) Scala
7 5 (5.26%) Ruby
8 4 (4.21%) C#
9 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.16%) Perl
10 1 (1.05%) Go
10 1 (1.05%) GraphQL
10 1 (1.05%) Java 9
10 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (41.05%) Degree
2 22 (23.16%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.47%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.32%) Sun Certification
5 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.32%) Prometheus
1 6 (6.32%) Puppet
2 5 (5.26%) Kibana
2 5 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.11%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.05%) Ansible
4 1 (1.05%) Nagios
4 1 (1.05%) Salt
4 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (6.32%) Atlassian
1 6 (6.32%) Cloudera
1 6 (6.32%) Oracle
1 6 (6.32%) Sun
2 5 (5.26%) Google
2 5 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.11%) IBM
4 2 (2.11%) VMware
4 2 (2.11%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.05%) Apple
5 1 (1.05%) Facebook
5 1 (1.05%) New Relic
5 1 (1.05%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.05%) Splunk