Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 817 1,179 1,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.14% 15.88% 14.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.38% 25.76% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 613 956 958
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,200 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,000 £70,625 £67,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 3,351 4,576 4,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 53.89% 61.62% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,752 3,929 4,014
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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
Salford -5 42 £52,500 +22.09% 5
Stockport -4 22 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Bury - 5 £36,000 - 1
Bolton +17 3 £46,500 -15.84%
Altrincham -23 3 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Oldham - 3 £43,750 -
Cheadle -4 2 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Wigan +11 1 £32,500 -43.48%
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Java.

1 510 (62.42%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (37.58%) Software Engineering
3 266 (32.56%) Python
4 249 (30.48%) DevOps
5 238 (29.13%) JavaScript
6 219 (26.81%) Spring
7 208 (25.46%) TDD
7 208 (25.46%) C#
8 202 (24.72%) Test Automation
9 181 (22.15%) Amazon AWS
10 178 (21.79%) BDD
11 161 (19.71%) Degree
12 157 (19.22%) NoSQL
13 153 (18.73%) Scrum
14 139 (17.01%) Continuous Integration
15 138 (16.89%) SQL
16 133 (16.28%) Java 8
17 132 (16.16%) Docker
17 132 (16.16%) C++
17 132 (16.16%) JIRA
18 131 (16.03%) AngularJS
19 130 (15.91%) Computer Science
19 130 (15.91%) .NET
20 125 (15.30%) Finance
21 123 (15.06%) Node.js
22 120 (14.69%) HTML
23 119 (14.57%) OO
23 119 (14.57%) MongoDB
24 116 (14.20%) CSS
25 115 (14.08%) Microservices

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 (7.96%) Elasticsearch
2 61 (7.47%) Apache
3 48 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 47 (5.75%) Confluence
5 22 (2.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 18 (2.20%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.86%) IIS
8 5 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.61%) nginx
9 4 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.37%) JBoss
11 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.24%) WildFly
11 2 (0.24%) WordPress
12 1 (0.12%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.12%) Drupal
12 1 (0.12%) Jetty
12 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (0.98%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.37%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
6 1 (0.12%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Magento
2 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 181 (22.15%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (8.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
5 35 (4.28%) Serverless
6 28 (3.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 26 (3.18%) Amazon EMR
8 23 (2.82%) SaaS
9 21 (2.57%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (1.71%) GitHub
11 11 (1.35%) Amazon S3
11 11 (1.35%) Apigee
12 5 (0.61%) Google Play
13 4 (0.49%) Firebase
14 3 (0.37%) Amazon Alexa
14 3 (0.37%) Dialogflow
14 3 (0.37%) PaaS
14 3 (0.37%) Wit.ai
15 2 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 2 (0.24%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.57%) Internet
2 19 (2.33%) Broadband
2 19 (2.33%) HTTP
3 9 (1.10%) DNS
3 9 (1.10%) SSL
4 8 (0.98%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.61%) RFID
6 3 (0.37%) Calico
6 3 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.12%) Firewall
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.12%) LLU
8 1 (0.12%) RS-232
8 1 (0.12%) Skype
8 1 (0.12%) VLAN
8 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (19.22%) NoSQL
2 119 (14.57%) MongoDB
3 105 (12.85%) MySQL
4 104 (12.73%) Big Data
5 70 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
6 58 (7.10%) SQL Server
7 54 (6.61%) Relational Database
8 41 (5.02%) Hadoop
9 32 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
10 26 (3.18%) Amazon Athena
10 26 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 26 (3.18%) Flink
11 24 (2.94%) Redis
12 19 (2.33%) RDBMS
13 17 (2.08%) CouchDB
14 16 (1.96%) Neo4j
15 9 (1.10%) Apache Hive
15 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (0.73%) CockroachDB
Development Applications
1 132 (16.16%) JIRA
2 110 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 94 (11.51%) Maven
4 89 (10.89%) Selenium
5 83 (10.16%) Jenkins
6 70 (8.57%) Gradle
7 57 (6.98%) JUnit
8 43 (5.26%) Cucumber
9 38 (4.65%) WebDriver
10 34 (4.16%) Subversion
11 28 (3.43%) SoapUI
12 25 (3.06%) Gatling
13 22 (2.69%) Spock
14 21 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (2.33%) Mercurial
15 19 (2.33%) NUnit
16 18 (2.20%) Appium
16 18 (2.20%) Visual Studio
17 16 (1.96%) Grunt
17 16 (1.96%) gulp
General
1 125 (15.30%) Finance
2 37 (4.53%) Retail
3 25 (3.06%) Banking
4 21 (2.57%) Marketing
5 17 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.47%) Automotive
8 10 (1.22%) Publishing
9 9 (1.10%) Games
10 8 (0.98%) Advertising
10 8 (0.98%) Electronics
11 7 (0.86%) Law
12 6 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.49%) Legal
14 3 (0.37%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Back Office
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
15 1 (0.12%) Local Government
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 347 (42.47%) Developer
2 201 (24.60%) Software Engineer
3 173 (21.18%) Java Developer
4 126 (15.42%) Java Engineer
5 99 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
6 85 (10.40%) Senior Developer
7 74 (9.06%) Architect
8 47 (5.75%) Senior Software Engineer
9 45 (5.51%) Senior Java Developer
10 43 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 43 (5.26%) Test Engineer
11 41 (5.02%) Software Developer
12 38 (4.65%) Senior Java Engineer
13 36 (4.41%) Java Architect
13 36 (4.41%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 33 (4.04%) Graduate
14 33 (4.04%) Graduate Developer
15 31 (3.79%) Technical Architect
16 30 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
16 30 (3.67%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (26.81%) Spring
2 131 (16.03%) AngularJS
3 130 (15.91%) .NET
4 123 (15.06%) Node.js
5 120 (14.69%) HTML
6 116 (14.20%) CSS
7 105 (12.85%) Web Services
8 100 (12.24%) RESTful
9 89 (10.89%) Spring Boot
10 70 (8.57%) Hibernate
11 64 (7.83%) Kafka
12 58 (7.10%) REST
12 58 (7.10%) XML
13 56 (6.85%) JSON
13 56 (6.85%) React
14 54 (6.61%) SOAP
15 39 (4.77%) Apache Flex
16 38 (4.65%) jQuery
17 37 (4.53%) HTML5
18 33 (4.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.42%) Greenfield Project
2 72 (8.81%) User Experience
3 59 (7.22%) Fintech
4 58 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (6.98%) Algorithms
6 51 (6.24%) Data Structures
7 29 (3.55%) Mobile App
8 26 (3.18%) Cloud Native
9 22 (2.69%) Derivative
9 22 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.96%) Wiki
11 12 (1.47%) Life Science
11 12 (1.47%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.35%) Infotainment
13 10 (1.22%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.22%) Internet of Things
14 9 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
15 8 (0.98%) Smartphone
15 8 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 85 (10.40%) Linux
2 53 (6.49%) Android
3 33 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 30 (3.67%) Windows
5 28 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (2.45%) CentOS
7 8 (0.98%) Unix
8 5 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.37%) SUSE
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (62.42%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (37.58%) Software Engineering
3 249 (30.48%) DevOps
4 208 (25.46%) TDD
5 202 (24.72%) Test Automation
6 178 (21.79%) BDD
7 153 (18.73%) Scrum
8 139 (17.01%) Continuous Integration
9 130 (15.91%) Computer Science
10 119 (14.57%) OO
11 115 (14.08%) Microservices
12 105 (12.85%) Open Source
13 99 (12.12%) SDLC
14 96 (11.75%) Problem-Solving
15 74 (9.06%) Configuration Management
16 64 (7.83%) Kanban
17 61 (7.47%) Continuous Delivery
17 61 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
17 61 (7.47%) Mentoring
18 48 (5.88%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 266 (32.56%) Python
2 238 (29.13%) JavaScript
3 208 (25.46%) C#
4 138 (16.89%) SQL
5 133 (16.28%) Java 8
6 132 (16.16%) C++
7 80 (9.79%) PHP
8 75 (9.18%) Ruby
9 56 (6.85%) Scala
10 36 (4.41%) C
11 32 (3.92%) Bash Shell
11 32 (3.92%) TypeScript
12 26 (3.18%) Kotlin
13 25 (3.06%) Apple Swift
14 24 (2.94%) Objective-C
15 20 (2.45%) R
16 19 (2.33%) PL/SQL
17 17 (2.08%) T-SQL
18 16 (1.96%) Groovy
18 16 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 161 (19.71%) Degree
2 75 (9.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (3.18%) Numerate Degree
3 26 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.57%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.10%) AWS Certification
6 8 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.61%) Chartered Engineer
9 4 (0.49%) ISEB
9 4 (0.49%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.37%) CREST Certified
10 3 (0.37%) OSCP
11 2 (0.24%) CCNA
11 2 (0.24%) CCNP
11 2 (0.24%) CHECK Team Leader
11 2 (0.24%) CHECK Team Member
11 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.12%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (9.42%) QA
2 16 (1.96%) GDPR
3 6 (0.73%) ISO 13485
3 6 (0.73%) SLA
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 132 (16.16%) Docker
2 10 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.37%) etcd
4 3 (0.37%) HDFS
5 1 (0.12%) NFS
5 1 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 48 (5.88%) Ansible
2 37 (4.53%) Kubernetes
3 28 (3.43%) Puppet
3 28 (3.43%) Terraform
4 27 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.61%) HP ALM
5 5 (0.61%) Kibana
5 5 (0.61%) PingFederate
6 3 (0.37%) Consul
6 3 (0.37%) Grafana
6 3 (0.37%) Istio
7 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.12%) Graphite
8 1 (0.12%) Graylog
8 1 (0.12%) logstash
8 1 (0.12%) Nmap
8 1 (0.12%) Rancher
8 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (6.98%) Oracle
2 38 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.67%) CA Agile Central
4 24 (2.94%) Adobe
5 22 (2.69%) Google
6 17 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.71%) WorldPay
8 9 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.86%) Apple
9 7 (0.86%) Pega
9 7 (0.86%) SAP
10 5 (0.61%) Facebook
10 5 (0.61%) IBM
10 5 (0.61%) WSO2
10 5 (0.61%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.49%) HP
11 4 (0.49%) Informatica
11 4 (0.49%) Ping Identity
11 4 (0.49%) Talend
12 3 (0.37%) AppDynamics