Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 13 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,090 1,008 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.83% 13.61% 11.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.13% 22.81% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 887 872 739
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +6.02%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £69,200 £67,500 £69,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -

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 4,338 4,419 3,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 59.03% 59.68% 49.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,670 3,891 3,066
Manchester median annual salary £42,875 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018. 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 -9 43 £47,500 +5.56% 12
Salford +15 25 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Altrincham -11 22 £45,000 - 9
Cheadle -6 12 £37,500 -21.05%
Wigan +1 3 £57,500 +76.92%
Sale +3 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Bolton +3 1 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 669 (61.38%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (31.19%) TDD
3 328 (30.09%) Scrum
4 321 (29.45%) JavaScript
5 320 (29.36%) Software Engineering
6 294 (26.97%) Test Automation
7 273 (25.05%) Spring
8 238 (21.83%) SQL
9 233 (21.38%) Linux
10 228 (20.92%) Web Services
10 228 (20.92%) Python
11 227 (20.83%) DevOps
12 222 (20.37%) BDD
13 213 (19.54%) HTML
14 205 (18.81%) CSS
15 200 (18.35%) C#
16 191 (17.52%) Degree
17 185 (16.97%) OO
18 183 (16.79%) PHP
19 179 (16.42%) Selenium
20 174 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
21 168 (15.41%) Finance
22 163 (14.95%) Git (software)
23 160 (14.68%) Oracle
24 156 (14.31%) Jenkins
25 143 (13.12%) MySQL
26 138 (12.66%) C++
27 137 (12.57%) E-Commerce
28 134 (12.29%) REST
29 132 (12.11%) MVC

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 72 (6.61%) Tomcat
2 37 (3.39%) WebSphere
3 35 (3.21%) Apache
4 32 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 31 (2.84%) JBoss
6 25 (2.29%) Confluence
6 25 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
7 23 (2.11%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.28%) nginx
9 11 (1.01%) Apache Pig
9 11 (1.01%) CMS
9 11 (1.01%) WordPress
10 7 (0.64%) Drupal
11 6 (0.55%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.46%) IIS
12 5 (0.46%) Jetty
12 5 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.37%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (0.55%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.18%) FreeHand
5 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 28 (2.57%) SAP Hybris
2 15 (1.38%) Magento
3 5 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.46%) Workfront
4 4 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.092%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.092%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.092%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 116 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (3.85%) OpenShift
3 34 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.12%) SaaS
4 32 (2.94%) GitHub
5 26 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (2.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 14 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.01%) Google Play
10 7 (0.64%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.64%) PaaS
11 6 (0.55%) IaaS
12 4 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.28%) AdWords
13 3 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.28%) Office 365
13 3 (0.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 66 (6.06%) HTTP
2 11 (1.01%) Broadband
3 10 (0.92%) SSL
4 8 (0.73%) Internet
5 7 (0.64%) Bluetooth
5 7 (0.64%) Firewall
6 5 (0.46%) VPN
7 3 (0.28%) WAN
8 2 (0.18%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.18%) LAN
8 2 (0.18%) LLU
8 2 (0.18%) RTSP
9 1 (0.092%) FTP
9 1 (0.092%) IPsec
9 1 (0.092%) Network Security
9 1 (0.092%) PABX
9 1 (0.092%) RFID
9 1 (0.092%) Skype
9 1 (0.092%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.092%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (13.12%) MySQL
2 114 (10.46%) Big Data
3 108 (9.91%) NoSQL
4 77 (7.06%) Relational Database
5 61 (5.60%) MongoDB
6 58 (5.32%) SQL Server
7 53 (4.86%) Hadoop
8 31 (2.84%) RDBMS
9 25 (2.29%) Oracle Database
9 25 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (2.20%) Redis
11 23 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.01%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.01%) DB2
15 10 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (0.83%) Endeca
17 8 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
18 7 (0.64%) Riak
Development Applications
1 179 (16.42%) Selenium
2 163 (14.95%) Git (software)
3 156 (14.31%) Jenkins
4 131 (12.02%) Cucumber
5 96 (8.81%) JIRA
6 57 (5.23%) WebDriver
7 38 (3.49%) Subversion
8 36 (3.30%) Maven
9 33 (3.03%) JUnit
10 30 (2.75%) Gradle
11 29 (2.66%) Eclipse
11 29 (2.66%) NUnit
12 25 (2.29%) Visual Studio
13 23 (2.11%) Mercurial
14 21 (1.93%) MSTest
15 19 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (1.47%) SoapUI
17 15 (1.38%) TeamCity
18 14 (1.28%) Bitbucket
19 13 (1.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 168 (15.41%) Finance
2 115 (10.55%) Advertising
3 73 (6.70%) Retail
4 52 (4.77%) Telecoms
5 45 (4.13%) Marketing
6 38 (3.49%) Electronics
6 38 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 27 (2.48%) Banking
8 15 (1.38%) Automotive
9 12 (1.10%) Legal
9 12 (1.10%) Military
10 7 (0.64%) Games
11 6 (0.55%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.46%) German Language
13 4 (0.37%) French Language
13 4 (0.37%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.28%) Back Office
14 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 507 (46.51%) Developer
2 298 (27.34%) Java Developer
3 195 (17.89%) Software Engineer
4 136 (12.48%) Java Engineer
5 108 (9.91%) Tester
6 106 (9.72%) Senior Developer
7 97 (8.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 94 (8.62%) Automation Tester
8 94 (8.62%) Software Developer
9 75 (6.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 54 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
11 45 (4.13%) Java Software Developer
12 44 (4.04%) Senior Java Engineer
13 43 (3.94%) Android Developer
14 42 (3.85%) Architect
15 40 (3.67%) Lead Software Engineer
16 37 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
17 35 (3.21%) Senior Tester
18 33 (3.03%) Junior
18 33 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (25.05%) Spring
2 228 (20.92%) Web Services
3 213 (19.54%) HTML
4 205 (18.81%) CSS
5 134 (12.29%) REST
6 131 (12.02%) RESTful
7 130 (11.93%) J2EE
8 122 (11.19%) AngularJS
9 119 (10.92%) .NET
10 113 (10.37%) Hibernate
11 111 (10.18%) XML
12 94 (8.62%) SOAP
13 93 (8.53%) HTML5
14 91 (8.35%) JSON
14 91 (8.35%) Node.js
15 87 (7.98%) jQuery
16 77 (7.06%) React
17 62 (5.69%) Spring MVC
18 60 (5.50%) CSS3
19 57 (5.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 83 (7.61%) Greenfield Project
3 76 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (6.42%) Mobile App
5 42 (3.85%) User Experience
6 28 (2.57%) Algorithms
7 26 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (2.11%) Data Structures
9 18 (1.65%) Fintech
10 14 (1.28%) Xbox
11 12 (1.10%) iPhone
12 11 (1.01%) PKI
13 10 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
14 8 (0.73%) Wiki
15 7 (0.64%) iPad
15 7 (0.64%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.64%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.55%) Embedded Systems
16 6 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
17 5 (0.46%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 233 (21.38%) Linux
2 78 (7.16%) Android
3 63 (5.78%) Windows
4 57 (5.23%) Apple iOS
5 45 (4.13%) Unix
6 18 (1.65%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.83%) CentOS
9 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
10 5 (0.46%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.092%) AIX
13 1 (0.092%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.092%) HPUX
13 1 (0.092%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.092%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.092%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (61.38%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (31.19%) TDD
3 328 (30.09%) Scrum
4 320 (29.36%) Software Engineering
5 294 (26.97%) Test Automation
6 227 (20.83%) DevOps
7 222 (20.37%) BDD
8 185 (16.97%) OO
9 174 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
10 137 (12.57%) E-Commerce
11 132 (12.11%) MVC
12 114 (10.46%) SDLC
13 113 (10.37%) Web Development
14 105 (9.63%) Mentoring
15 100 (9.17%) Microservices
16 96 (8.81%) Test Scripting
17 87 (7.98%) Continuous Delivery
18 86 (7.89%) Open Source
19 83 (7.61%) Kanban
20 64 (5.87%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 321 (29.45%) JavaScript
2 238 (21.83%) SQL
3 228 (20.92%) Python
4 200 (18.35%) C#
5 183 (16.79%) PHP
6 138 (12.66%) C++
7 132 (12.11%) Ruby
8 125 (11.47%) C
9 75 (6.88%) Scala
10 44 (4.04%) Go
11 33 (3.03%) Groovy
11 33 (3.03%) PL/SQL
12 29 (2.66%) Perl
13 27 (2.48%) Apple Swift
13 27 (2.48%) Bash Shell
13 27 (2.48%) Objective-C
14 21 (1.93%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.28%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.19%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.10%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 191 (17.52%) Degree
2 74 (6.79%) Security Cleared
3 45 (4.13%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (2.57%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.93%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
7 19 (1.74%) ISEB
8 12 (1.10%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.37%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.37%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.092%) CCNA
12 1 (0.092%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.092%) CISSP
12 1 (0.092%) MCSE
12 1 (0.092%) PMP
12 1 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (7.71%) QA
2 10 (0.92%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 8 (0.73%) GCP
4 7 (0.64%) ISO 13485
5 4 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.092%) COBIT
7 1 (0.092%) FIPS 140-2
7 1 (0.092%) GPG13
7 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 108 (9.91%) Docker
2 36 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.64%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.092%) HDFS
6 1 (0.092%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 71 (6.51%) Kubernetes
2 36 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (3.21%) Puppet
4 33 (3.03%) Ansible
5 27 (2.48%) Kibana
6 21 (1.93%) Prometheus
7 13 (1.19%) Terraform
8 11 (1.01%) Packer
9 8 (0.73%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.64%) Mesos
11 5 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.46%) Marathon
11 5 (0.46%) rkt
11 5 (0.46%) SCCM
12 3 (0.28%) logstash
12 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (0.18%) Cobbler
13 2 (0.18%) Nagios
13 2 (0.18%) SCOM
13 2 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 160 (14.68%) Oracle
2 85 (7.80%) SAP
3 50 (4.59%) Google
4 41 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 41 (3.76%) VMware
5 37 (3.39%) hybris
6 25 (2.29%) Capita
7 22 (2.02%) WorldPay
8 19 (1.74%) Red Hat
9 16 (1.47%) Xamarin
10 10 (0.92%) Zend
11 9 (0.83%) BroadVision
11 9 (0.83%) HP
11 9 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.83%) Twitter
12 8 (0.73%) Apple
13 6 (0.55%) Facebook
14 5 (0.46%) IBM
14 5 (0.46%) Reuters
14 5 (0.46%) Sun