Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,112 1,060 1,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.25% 13.52% 13.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.27% 23.08% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 859 879 856
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 4,233 4,593 4,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.05% 58.60% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,586 3,919 3,710
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,375 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
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 October 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 23 October 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 -12 31 £61,250 +44.12% 15
Altrincham -6 23 £50,000 +9.89% 5
Salford -8 17 £50,000 +30.72% 2
Bolton +25 12 £30,000 -25.00%
Oldham +4 6 £27,500 - 2
Wigan -1 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bury -1 4 £41,250 +32.00% 2
Cheadle -6 4 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Sale -9 2 £36,000 -24.21% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £28,463 -
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 599 (53.87%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (37.59%) JavaScript
3 333 (29.95%) Software Engineering
4 303 (27.25%) TDD
5 298 (26.80%) DevOps
6 284 (25.54%) Scrum
7 276 (24.82%) Python
8 275 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
9 266 (23.92%) Spring
10 239 (21.49%) HTML
11 230 (20.68%) Finance
11 230 (20.68%) Test Automation
12 215 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
13 201 (18.08%) CSS
14 199 (17.90%) C#
15 198 (17.81%) OO
16 195 (17.54%) AngularJS
17 188 (16.91%) Web Services
17 188 (16.91%) PHP
18 187 (16.82%) Git (software)
19 181 (16.28%) Microservices
20 178 (16.01%) SQL
21 170 (15.29%) Docker
22 169 (15.20%) Open Source
23 166 (14.93%) RESTful
24 165 (14.84%) BDD
25 159 (14.30%) React
26 155 (13.94%) Node.js
26 155 (13.94%) MySQL
27 151 (13.58%) Linux

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 61 (5.49%) Confluence
2 58 (5.22%) Apache
3 48 (4.32%) Apache Spark
4 42 (3.78%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (2.97%) Apache Solr
6 28 (2.52%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 18 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (1.44%) Apache Pig
10 15 (1.35%) JBoss
11 14 (1.26%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.63%) CMS
14 6 (0.54%) IIS
15 5 (0.45%) nginx
16 4 (0.36%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.36%) Drupal
16 4 (0.36%) MQSeries
16 4 (0.36%) WildFly
17 3 (0.27%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.090%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.090%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.45%) Magento
2 4 (0.36%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 215 (19.33%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (3.06%) SaaS
5 27 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (2.43%) GitHub
6 23 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (1.53%) Amazon EMR
9 11 (0.99%) OpenShift
9 11 (0.99%) PaaS
10 8 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 7 (0.63%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.54%) BrowserStack
12 6 (0.54%) Firebase
13 5 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.45%) BlazeMeter
13 5 (0.45%) Serverless
14 3 (0.27%) Google Play
14 3 (0.27%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.42%) Firewall
2 37 (3.33%) HTTP
3 23 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 22 (1.98%) Internet
4 22 (1.98%) SSL
5 18 (1.62%) VPN
6 10 (0.90%) AMQP
7 8 (0.72%) DNS
8 2 (0.18%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.18%) Intranet
8 2 (0.18%) IPv6
8 2 (0.18%) SMS
9 1 (0.090%) ATM
9 1 (0.090%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.090%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.090%) LAN
9 1 (0.090%) Network Security
9 1 (0.090%) RFID
9 1 (0.090%) VoIP
9 1 (0.090%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (13.94%) MySQL
2 145 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 131 (11.78%) MongoDB
4 97 (8.72%) Big Data
5 94 (8.45%) Hadoop
6 58 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 53 (4.77%) Relational Database
8 51 (4.59%) SQL Server
9 44 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (2.52%) Apache Hive
11 18 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
11 18 (1.62%) Neo4j
11 18 (1.62%) Redis
12 17 (1.53%) Amazon Athena
12 17 (1.53%) Flink
13 12 (1.08%) CockroachDB
14 10 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 7 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 187 (16.82%) Git (software)
2 142 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 141 (12.68%) JIRA
4 140 (12.59%) Selenium
5 85 (7.64%) Cucumber
6 72 (6.47%) Maven
7 71 (6.38%) JUnit
8 70 (6.29%) Gradle
9 52 (4.68%) Subversion
10 48 (4.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 44 (3.96%) Ant
12 40 (3.60%) Bitbucket
13 34 (3.06%) SoapUI
14 33 (2.97%) Mockito
15 27 (2.43%) WebDriver
16 25 (2.25%) gulp
16 25 (2.25%) Hudson
16 25 (2.25%) Xcode
17 22 (1.98%) GitLab
18 21 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 230 (20.68%) Finance
2 93 (8.36%) Banking
3 89 (8.00%) Advertising
4 75 (6.74%) Retail
5 41 (3.69%) Law
6 37 (3.33%) Investment Banking
7 36 (3.24%) Marketing
8 35 (3.15%) Games
9 19 (1.71%) Electronics
10 15 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.08%) Back Office
11 12 (1.08%) Military
12 8 (0.72%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.45%) Automotive
14 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.18%) International Banking
16 2 (0.18%) Publishing
17 1 (0.090%) French Language
17 1 (0.090%) German Language
Job Titles
1 543 (48.83%) Developer
2 273 (24.55%) Java Developer
3 174 (15.65%) Software Engineer
4 129 (11.60%) Java Engineer
5 105 (9.44%) Java Software Engineer
6 78 (7.01%) Senior Developer
7 66 (5.94%) Architect
8 61 (5.49%) Software Developer
9 53 (4.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 49 (4.41%) Test Engineer
11 47 (4.23%) Android Developer
12 46 (4.14%) Graduate
13 45 (4.05%) Tester
14 44 (3.96%) Lead Software Engineer
15 42 (3.78%) Graduate Developer
15 42 (3.78%) Junior
16 38 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
17 37 (3.33%) Junior Developer
18 35 (3.15%) Automation Tester
18 35 (3.15%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (23.92%) Spring
2 239 (21.49%) HTML
3 201 (18.08%) CSS
4 195 (17.54%) AngularJS
5 188 (16.91%) Web Services
6 166 (14.93%) RESTful
7 159 (14.30%) React
8 155 (13.94%) Node.js
9 135 (12.14%) .NET
10 112 (10.07%) JSON
11 108 (9.71%) REST
12 103 (9.26%) Hibernate
13 90 (8.09%) XML
14 86 (7.73%) HTML5
15 77 (6.92%) jQuery
15 77 (6.92%) SOAP
16 72 (6.47%) Spring Boot
17 64 (5.76%) CSS3
18 63 (5.67%) Java EE
19 57 (5.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (8.18%) Greenfield Project
2 88 (7.91%) User Experience
3 82 (7.37%) Computer Science
4 74 (6.65%) Mobile App
5 71 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (3.60%) Fintech
7 34 (3.06%) Cloud Native
8 29 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (2.52%) Algorithms
10 27 (2.43%) Mainframe
10 27 (2.43%) Wiki
11 24 (2.16%) Data Structures
12 18 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 17 (1.53%) Internet of Things
14 11 (0.99%) Arduino
15 10 (0.90%) Online Banking
16 9 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
17 6 (0.54%) Client/Server
17 6 (0.54%) Derivative
18 5 (0.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 151 (13.58%) Linux
2 121 (10.88%) Android
3 94 (8.45%) Apple iOS
4 45 (4.05%) Windows
5 18 (1.62%) Unix
6 16 (1.44%) CentOS
6 16 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.90%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.36%) AIX
10 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.090%) VME
12 1 (0.090%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.090%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (53.87%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (29.95%) Software Engineering
3 303 (27.25%) TDD
4 298 (26.80%) DevOps
5 284 (25.54%) Scrum
6 275 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
7 230 (20.68%) Test Automation
8 198 (17.81%) OO
9 181 (16.28%) Microservices
10 169 (15.20%) Open Source
11 165 (14.84%) BDD
12 124 (11.15%) Mentoring
13 116 (10.43%) OOP
14 112 (10.07%) SDLC
15 111 (9.98%) E-Commerce
16 101 (9.08%) Kanban
17 81 (7.28%) MVC
17 81 (7.28%) Web Development
18 71 (6.38%) SOA
19 70 (6.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 418 (37.59%) JavaScript
2 276 (24.82%) Python
3 199 (17.90%) C#
4 188 (16.91%) PHP
5 178 (16.01%) SQL
6 146 (13.13%) C++
7 123 (11.06%) Java 8
8 97 (8.72%) Ruby
9 87 (7.82%) Scala
10 74 (6.65%) C
11 52 (4.68%) Objective-C
12 44 (3.96%) Perl
13 42 (3.78%) Go
14 38 (3.42%) Bash Shell
15 31 (2.79%) TypeScript
16 25 (2.25%) Apple Swift
16 25 (2.25%) Groovy
17 22 (1.98%) Kotlin
18 21 (1.89%) R
19 18 (1.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 129 (11.60%) Degree
2 42 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 39 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (2.43%) DV Cleared
5 24 (2.16%) Numerate Degree
6 22 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 20 (1.80%) ISEB
8 17 (1.53%) SC Cleared
9 14 (1.26%) AWS Certification
10 11 (0.99%) CCNA
10 11 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.99%) CISSP
10 11 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.99%) OCPJP
10 11 (0.99%) SANS
11 10 (0.90%) CompTIA Security+
11 10 (0.90%) GIAC
11 10 (0.90%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (0.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.38%) QA
2 13 (1.17%) GDPR
3 3 (0.27%) ISO 15765
4 2 (0.18%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 1 (0.090%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.090%) HL7
5 1 (0.090%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.090%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 170 (15.29%) Docker
2 28 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
2 28 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.99%) vSphere
5 8 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.36%) HDFS
7 3 (0.27%) Firmware
8 1 (0.090%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 96 (8.63%) Puppet
2 72 (6.47%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (4.95%) Ansible
4 50 (4.50%) Kubernetes
5 32 (2.88%) Salt
6 30 (2.70%) Terraform
7 26 (2.34%) Packer
8 17 (1.53%) Consul
8 17 (1.53%) Docker Swarm
8 17 (1.53%) Grafana
8 17 (1.53%) Graphite
8 17 (1.53%) Nagios
8 17 (1.53%) Opsview
8 17 (1.53%) ZABBIX
9 9 (0.81%) Cobbler
10 6 (0.54%) Kibana
11 1 (0.090%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.090%) Oozie
11 1 (0.090%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 79 (7.10%) Oracle
2 45 (4.05%) Google
3 31 (2.79%) Red Hat
4 30 (2.70%) VMware
5 27 (2.43%) Microsoft
6 17 (1.53%) CA Agile Central
7 12 (1.08%) Adobe
8 9 (0.81%) Aquila
9 8 (0.72%) IBM
9 8 (0.72%) SAP
10 7 (0.63%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.54%) Twitter
12 5 (0.45%) Apple
12 5 (0.45%) Cloudera
12 5 (0.45%) Facebook
12 5 (0.45%) Siemens
12 5 (0.45%) Tableau
12 5 (0.45%) WorldPay
13 4 (0.36%) jBASE
13 4 (0.36%) Teradata