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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 12 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Java 597 481 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.21% 14.10% 9.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.24% 26.78% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 494 419 312
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,530
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2365 1796 1978
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 60.27% 52.65% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2023 1525 1735
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -6 32 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Bolton -12 17 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Altrincham -7 12 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Salford -4 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Wigan -14 7 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Bury -5 4 £51,250 -6.81%
Cheadle -3 3 £47,500 - 1
Sale - 2 £47,500 - 2
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 747 (67.72%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (34.09%) SQL
3 330 (29.92%) Scrum
4 327 (29.65%) JavaScript
5 314 (28.47%) Spring
6 313 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
7 306 (27.74%) TDD
8 281 (25.48%) C#
9 263 (23.84%) Software Engineering
10 258 (23.39%) OO
11 233 (21.12%) HTML
12 221 (20.04%) Python
13 219 (19.85%) Oracle
14 214 (19.40%) Degree
15 205 (18.59%) Linux
16 194 (17.59%) BDD
17 192 (17.41%) SDLC
18 189 (17.14%) DevOps
18 189 (17.14%) Hibernate
19 185 (16.77%) Selenium
20 182 (16.50%) CSS
21 180 (16.32%) Web Services
22 169 (15.32%) C++
23 167 (15.14%) .NET
24 164 (14.87%) Git (software)
25 146 (13.24%) Finance
26 144 (13.06%) MySQL
27 142 (12.87%) Big Data
28 138 (12.51%) Jenkins
28 138 (12.51%) J2EE

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
1 109 (9.88%) Tomcat
2 74 (6.71%) Apache Spark
3 71 (6.44%) Elasticsearch
4 52 (4.71%) WebSphere
5 51 (4.62%) Apache Pig
6 43 (3.90%) JBoss
7 27 (2.45%) Confluence
8 23 (2.09%) WebLogic
9 22 (1.99%) Apache
10 21 (1.90%) Apache Solr
11 15 (1.36%) SharePoint
12 14 (1.27%) Mule
12 14 (1.27%) Mule ESB
13 11 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.91%) OpenStack
15 9 (0.82%) Jetty
16 8 (0.73%) CMS
16 8 (0.73%) Commerce Server
17 7 (0.63%) nginx
18 5 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.27%) SPSS
3 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.091%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.091%) MS Project
4 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.18%) Magento
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.091%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 113 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.35%) GitHub
4 20 (1.81%) SaaS
5 14 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.18%) Google Play
7 9 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
8 8 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.45%) PaaS
10 4 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.27%) IaaS
12 2 (0.18%) Heroku
12 2 (0.18%) Office 365
13 1 (0.091%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.90%) HTTP
2 14 (1.27%) Intranet
3 9 (0.82%) Internet
4 7 (0.63%) Skype
5 6 (0.54%) Firewall
6 5 (0.45%) Broadband
6 5 (0.45%) SSL
7 3 (0.27%) DNS
7 3 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.18%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.18%) IMAP
8 2 (0.18%) LLU
8 2 (0.18%) SMTP
8 2 (0.18%) SS7
8 2 (0.18%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.091%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.091%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.091%) SAN
9 1 (0.091%) VoIP
9 1 (0.091%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (13.06%) MySQL
2 142 (12.87%) Big Data
3 121 (10.97%) SQL Server
4 118 (10.70%) NoSQL
5 113 (10.24%) Hadoop
6 112 (10.15%) Relational Database
7 87 (7.89%) MongoDB
8 70 (6.35%) RDBMS
9 51 (4.62%) Apache Hive
10 36 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (1.90%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.45%) Hazelcast
13 14 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (1.09%) Redis
15 11 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.00%) Couchbase
16 9 (0.82%) Riak
17 8 (0.73%) DB2
18 6 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
18 6 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 185 (16.77%) Selenium
2 164 (14.87%) Git (software)
3 138 (12.51%) Jenkins
4 120 (10.88%) Cucumber
5 110 (9.97%) JUnit
6 73 (6.62%) Maven
7 69 (6.26%) Subversion
8 67 (6.07%) JIRA
9 60 (5.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 59 (5.35%) Eclipse
11 48 (4.35%) Mercurial
11 48 (4.35%) WebDriver
12 37 (3.35%) Gradle
13 35 (3.17%) NUnit
14 32 (2.90%) MSTest
15 31 (2.81%) Bitbucket
16 29 (2.63%) Ant
17 27 (2.45%) Mockito
18 26 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (2.27%) JMeter
General
1 146 (13.24%) Finance
2 80 (7.25%) Retail
3 43 (3.90%) Military
4 35 (3.17%) Banking
5 34 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 32 (2.90%) Marketing
7 30 (2.72%) Games
8 27 (2.45%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.72%) Advertising
10 17 (1.54%) Electronics
11 8 (0.73%) Publishing
12 5 (0.45%) Back Office
13 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.27%) Automotive
13 3 (0.27%) Law
13 3 (0.27%) Legal
14 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 567 (51.41%) Developer
2 410 (37.17%) Java Developer
3 204 (18.50%) Senior Developer
4 168 (15.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 146 (13.24%) Software Engineer
6 115 (10.43%) Software Developer
7 106 (9.61%) Java Engineer
8 80 (7.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 77 (6.98%) Java Software Developer
10 74 (6.71%) Architect
11 63 (5.71%) Tester
12 57 (5.17%) Automation Tester
13 49 (4.44%) Test Engineer
14 40 (3.63%) Analyst
14 40 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
15 38 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
16 37 (3.35%) SQL Developer
17 35 (3.17%) Technical Architect
18 34 (3.08%) Agile Developer
19 33 (2.99%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (28.47%) Spring
2 233 (21.12%) HTML
3 189 (17.14%) Hibernate
4 182 (16.50%) CSS
5 180 (16.32%) Web Services
6 167 (15.14%) .NET
7 138 (12.51%) J2EE
8 131 (11.88%) Node.js
9 128 (11.60%) XML
10 126 (11.42%) AngularJS
11 121 (10.97%) jQuery
12 119 (10.79%) Java EE
13 98 (8.88%) REST
14 93 (8.43%) SOAP
15 92 (8.34%) RESTful
16 79 (7.16%) HTML5
17 72 (6.53%) React
18 59 (5.35%) Apache Camel
19 53 (4.81%) JSP
20 49 (4.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 121 (10.97%) iPad
2 95 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 85 (7.71%) Algorithms
4 80 (7.25%) Data Structures
5 64 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (5.71%) Mobile App
7 32 (2.90%) User Experience
8 30 (2.72%) PKI
9 15 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
11 9 (0.82%) Virtual Team
12 7 (0.63%) mHealth
12 7 (0.63%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.54%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.54%) Cyber Defence
13 6 (0.54%) Wiki
14 5 (0.45%) Clustering
14 5 (0.45%) Cybercrime
15 4 (0.36%) NHS
15 4 (0.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 205 (18.59%) Linux
2 75 (6.80%) Windows
3 59 (5.35%) Android
4 43 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 32 (2.90%) Unix
6 20 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.73%) CentOS
8 6 (0.54%) AIX
9 5 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.45%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.091%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.091%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 747 (67.72%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (29.92%) Scrum
3 313 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
4 306 (27.74%) TDD
5 263 (23.84%) Software Engineering
6 258 (23.39%) OO
7 194 (17.59%) BDD
8 192 (17.41%) SDLC
9 189 (17.14%) DevOps
10 132 (11.97%) Automated Testing
11 117 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 113 (10.24%) E-Commerce
13 105 (9.52%) MVC
14 92 (8.34%) Test Scripting
15 91 (8.25%) Kanban
15 91 (8.25%) Unit Testing
16 88 (7.98%) Open Source
17 84 (7.62%) SOA
18 77 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
19 73 (6.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 376 (34.09%) SQL
2 327 (29.65%) JavaScript
3 281 (25.48%) C#
4 221 (20.04%) Python
5 169 (15.32%) C++
6 135 (12.24%) Ruby
7 114 (10.34%) PHP
8 105 (9.52%) C
9 82 (7.43%) Perl
10 66 (5.98%) Scala
11 49 (4.44%) PL/SQL
12 31 (2.81%) T-SQL
13 29 (2.63%) Go
14 28 (2.54%) Groovy
15 20 (1.81%) Clojure
16 18 (1.63%) Bash Shell
17 15 (1.36%) Apple Swift
17 15 (1.36%) Objective-C
18 14 (1.27%) PowerShell
19 11 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 214 (19.40%) Degree
2 74 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 67 (6.07%) DV Cleared
4 32 (2.90%) ISTQB
5 26 (2.36%) ISEB
6 7 (0.63%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.45%) PhD
9 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.091%) CCNA
10 1 (0.091%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.091%) CISSP
10 1 (0.091%) GIAC
10 1 (0.091%) MCSE
10 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.091%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.091%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.091%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.53%) QA
2 12 (1.09%) SDET
3 5 (0.45%) WCAG
4 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.18%) GDPR
5 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.091%) MiFID
5 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.091%) PMO
System Software
1 64 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (5.71%) Docker
3 53 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.27%) HDFS
5 3 (0.27%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.091%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.091%) Varnish
6 1 (0.091%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (3.90%) Puppet
2 41 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (2.45%) Kibana
4 26 (2.36%) Ansible
5 22 (1.99%) Terraform
6 20 (1.81%) Packer
7 14 (1.27%) logstash
8 12 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (1.09%) Salt
9 5 (0.45%) Ganglia
9 5 (0.45%) Mesos
9 5 (0.45%) Netcool
10 2 (0.18%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.18%) Nessus
10 2 (0.18%) Nmap
11 1 (0.091%) Marathon
11 1 (0.091%) Nagios
11 1 (0.091%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 219 (19.85%) Oracle
2 72 (6.53%) VMware
3 58 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 36 (3.26%) Google
5 28 (2.54%) Red Hat
6 25 (2.27%) SAP
7 20 (1.81%) HP
8 16 (1.45%) IBM
9 9 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.73%) Cadence
11 7 (0.63%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.54%) IBM Sterling
13 5 (0.45%) Aquila
13 5 (0.45%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.45%) Facebook
13 5 (0.45%) hybris
13 5 (0.45%) Splunk
13 5 (0.45%) Zend
14 4 (0.36%) Remedy
14 4 (0.36%) Xamarin
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: circa £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus annual bonus plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £58,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + 25% bonus, 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago