Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 1090 988 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.70% 13.42% 11.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.55% 23.17% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 894 851 733
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4629 4265 3703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.20% 57.92% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3946 3769 3241
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £61,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Manchester

Java
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Java in Manchester

Java
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Manchester

Java
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 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 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 -6 62 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Salford +9 20 £38,250 -19.47% 2
Altrincham -16 18 £45,000 - 2
Cheadle -5 14 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Bolton +1 5 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Sale +7 2 £46,250 +8.82%
Bury -5 2 £28,750 -44.17%
Wigan -6 2 £50,000 +44.93% 1
Oldham -8 1 - -
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Java.

1 659 (60.46%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (30.09%) JavaScript
3 308 (28.26%) Software Engineering
4 300 (27.52%) SQL
5 292 (26.79%) Scrum
5 292 (26.79%) Spring
6 289 (26.51%) TDD
7 281 (25.78%) Test Automation
8 245 (22.48%) Web Services
9 244 (22.39%) HTML
10 225 (20.64%) Python
11 223 (20.46%) DevOps
12 220 (20.18%) CSS
13 218 (20.00%) Linux
14 208 (19.08%) C#
15 200 (18.35%) OO
16 195 (17.89%) Degree
17 194 (17.80%) BDD
18 190 (17.43%) Git (software)
19 184 (16.88%) Selenium
20 180 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
21 177 (16.24%) Finance
22 165 (15.14%) Jenkins
23 162 (14.86%) PHP
24 160 (14.68%) C++
25 147 (13.49%) Oracle
26 146 (13.39%) .NET
26 146 (13.39%) XML
27 144 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
28 141 (12.94%) Hibernate

Java
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 65 (5.96%) Tomcat
2 52 (4.77%) Apache Spark
3 47 (4.31%) Apache
4 39 (3.58%) WebSphere
5 29 (2.66%) JBoss
6 26 (2.39%) Confluence
7 20 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.56%) CMS
9 15 (1.38%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.19%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.19%) nginx
11 9 (0.83%) Apache Pig
11 9 (0.83%) WordPress
12 8 (0.73%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.64%) Drupal
13 7 (0.64%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.46%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
15 3 (0.28%) EPiServer
Applications
1 8 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.18%) FreeHand
4 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (3.30%) SAP Hybris
2 16 (1.47%) Magento
3 9 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.46%) Workfront
5 4 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.092%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.092%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 144 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (4.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 38 (3.49%) GitHub
5 32 (2.94%) OpenShift
6 19 (1.74%) SaaS
7 16 (1.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 15 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
9 13 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (1.10%) Google Play
11 10 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.55%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.55%) IaaS
12 6 (0.55%) PaaS
13 4 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.28%) Office 365
14 3 (0.28%) Slack
15 2 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (7.16%) HTTP
2 9 (0.83%) SSL
3 8 (0.73%) Bluetooth
3 8 (0.73%) Broadband
3 8 (0.73%) Internet
4 5 (0.46%) Firewall
4 5 (0.46%) VPN
5 4 (0.37%) IMAP
5 4 (0.37%) SMTP
5 4 (0.37%) SS7
5 4 (0.37%) WAN
6 3 (0.28%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.28%) Intranet
6 3 (0.28%) LLU
7 2 (0.18%) RTSP
8 1 (0.092%) BGP
8 1 (0.092%) LAN
8 1 (0.092%) MPLS
8 1 (0.092%) OSPF
8 1 (0.092%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (12.39%) MySQL
2 121 (11.10%) NoSQL
3 118 (10.83%) Big Data
4 105 (9.63%) Relational Database
5 82 (7.52%) SQL Server
6 77 (7.06%) Hadoop
7 64 (5.87%) MongoDB
8 40 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (2.20%) RDBMS
10 21 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (1.74%) Redis
12 17 (1.56%) CouchDB
13 15 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
13 15 (1.38%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.19%) DB2
15 9 (0.83%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.83%) Endeca
16 8 (0.73%) Riak
17 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 190 (17.43%) Git (software)
2 184 (16.88%) Selenium
3 165 (15.14%) Jenkins
4 140 (12.84%) Cucumber
5 96 (8.81%) JIRA
6 80 (7.34%) JUnit
7 55 (5.05%) WebDriver
8 54 (4.95%) Eclipse
9 45 (4.13%) Subversion
10 43 (3.94%) Maven
11 41 (3.76%) Gradle
12 30 (2.75%) NUnit
13 27 (2.48%) Bitbucket
14 26 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (2.20%) Mercurial
16 22 (2.02%) MSTest
17 20 (1.83%) TeamCity
17 20 (1.83%) Visual Studio
18 17 (1.56%) Ant
18 17 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 177 (16.24%) Finance
2 89 (8.17%) Advertising
3 68 (6.24%) Telecoms
4 62 (5.69%) Marketing
5 61 (5.60%) Electronics
6 54 (4.95%) Manufacturing
7 47 (4.31%) Retail
8 26 (2.39%) Banking
9 22 (2.02%) Automotive
10 15 (1.38%) Law
11 10 (0.92%) Games
11 10 (0.92%) Military
12 8 (0.73%) Legal
13 7 (0.64%) French Language
13 7 (0.64%) German Language
13 7 (0.64%) Japanese Language
14 6 (0.55%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.37%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 504 (46.24%) Developer
2 325 (29.82%) Java Developer
3 194 (17.80%) Software Engineer
4 131 (12.02%) Java Engineer
5 113 (10.37%) Tester
6 101 (9.27%) Senior Developer
7 96 (8.81%) Automation Tester
7 96 (8.81%) Java Software Engineer
8 93 (8.53%) Software Developer
9 85 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
10 56 (5.14%) Java Software Developer
11 54 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
12 46 (4.22%) Senior Software Engineer
13 44 (4.04%) Architect
14 43 (3.94%) Junior
15 42 (3.85%) Senior Automation Tester
15 42 (3.85%) Senior Tester
16 37 (3.39%) Android Developer
17 35 (3.21%) Lead Software Engineer
18 33 (3.03%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (26.79%) Spring
2 245 (22.48%) Web Services
3 244 (22.39%) HTML
4 220 (20.18%) CSS
5 146 (13.39%) .NET
5 146 (13.39%) XML
6 141 (12.94%) Hibernate
7 138 (12.66%) RESTful
8 122 (11.19%) REST
9 115 (10.55%) AngularJS
10 114 (10.46%) J2EE
11 110 (10.09%) HTML5
12 106 (9.72%) jQuery
13 100 (9.17%) SOAP
14 98 (8.99%) JSON
14 98 (8.99%) Node.js
15 84 (7.71%) Java EE
16 66 (6.06%) CSS3
17 65 (5.96%) React
18 63 (5.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.16%) Computer Science
2 69 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 66 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 41 (3.76%) Data Structures
6 39 (3.58%) User Experience
7 31 (2.84%) Public Cloud
8 30 (2.75%) Algorithms
9 29 (2.66%) iPad
10 16 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.19%) Xbox
13 11 (1.01%) Wiki
14 10 (0.92%) PKI
15 8 (0.73%) iPhone
16 7 (0.64%) Fintech
16 7 (0.64%) PMI
17 6 (0.55%) Management Information System
17 6 (0.55%) Online Banking
17 6 (0.55%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 218 (20.00%) Linux
2 80 (7.34%) Windows
3 76 (6.97%) Android
4 72 (6.61%) Unix
5 50 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.01%) CentOS
8 9 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.37%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.092%) AIX
12 1 (0.092%) Fedora
12 1 (0.092%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (60.46%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (28.26%) Software Engineering
3 292 (26.79%) Scrum
4 289 (26.51%) TDD
5 281 (25.78%) Test Automation
6 223 (20.46%) DevOps
7 200 (18.35%) OO
8 194 (17.80%) BDD
9 180 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
10 131 (12.02%) MVC
11 128 (11.74%) E-Commerce
12 124 (11.38%) Open Source
13 110 (10.09%) SDLC
13 110 (10.09%) Web Development
14 101 (9.27%) Test Scripting
15 83 (7.61%) Mentoring
16 80 (7.34%) Continuous Delivery
17 72 (6.61%) Analytics
18 70 (6.42%) Unit Testing
19 69 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 328 (30.09%) JavaScript
2 300 (27.52%) SQL
3 225 (20.64%) Python
4 208 (19.08%) C#
5 162 (14.86%) PHP
6 160 (14.68%) C++
7 121 (11.10%) Ruby
8 104 (9.54%) C
9 78 (7.16%) Scala
10 54 (4.95%) Go
11 44 (4.04%) Shell Script
12 39 (3.58%) PL/SQL
13 36 (3.30%) Bash Shell
14 30 (2.75%) Perl
15 26 (2.39%) Clojure
15 26 (2.39%) Objective-C
16 25 (2.29%) Apple Swift
17 22 (2.02%) T-SQL
18 19 (1.74%) Groovy
19 16 (1.47%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 195 (17.89%) Degree
2 64 (5.87%) Security Cleared
3 34 (3.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 25 (2.29%) DV Cleared
6 24 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.83%) ISEB
8 17 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (0.92%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.73%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.55%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.28%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.18%) HND
14 2 (0.18%) PMP
15 1 (0.092%) HNC
15 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.092%) PhD
15 1 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (7.89%) QA
2 6 (0.55%) ISO 13485
3 5 (0.46%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 3 (0.28%) GCP
5 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.092%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.092%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 84 (7.71%) Docker
2 33 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 75 (6.88%) Puppet
2 62 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (4.40%) Ansible
4 39 (3.58%) Kubernetes
5 18 (1.65%) Kibana
6 17 (1.56%) Mesos
7 12 (1.10%) Prometheus
8 10 (0.92%) Packer
8 10 (0.92%) Terraform
9 7 (0.64%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.46%) SCCM
11 4 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.28%) Marathon
12 3 (0.28%) rkt
13 2 (0.18%) Cobbler
13 2 (0.18%) logstash
13 2 (0.18%) Rundeck
13 2 (0.18%) Salt
13 2 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 147 (13.49%) Oracle
2 113 (10.37%) SAP
3 67 (6.15%) Google
4 43 (3.94%) hybris
5 38 (3.49%) VMware
6 36 (3.30%) Microsoft
7 24 (2.20%) Red Hat
8 15 (1.38%) Xamarin
9 12 (1.10%) Capita
10 11 (1.01%) HP
11 10 (0.92%) Sun
12 9 (0.83%) BroadVision
12 9 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.73%) IBM
13 8 (0.73%) Zend
14 7 (0.64%) Apple
15 6 (0.55%) Atlassian
15 6 (0.55%) Cloudera
15 6 (0.55%) Reuters
16 5 (0.46%) Sage