Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,108 1,228 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.70% 15.37% 14.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.45% 25.38% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 876 1,019 881
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,658
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.16% +13.80%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,450 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 4,354 4,838 3,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.70% 60.57% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,715 4,174 3,201
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -10 53 £55,000 +15.79% 5
Salford +9 24 £46,250 +5.71% 3
Altrincham 0 13 £37,500 -16.67% 5
Bolton -3 10 £30,000 - 4
Cheadle -5 5 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Bury -8 3 £45,000 -7.69% 4
Oldham +28 1 £55,000 - 1
Wigan +2 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £28,463 -
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 690 (62.27%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (34.75%) Software Engineering
3 373 (33.66%) JavaScript
4 370 (33.39%) TDD
5 334 (30.14%) Scrum
6 280 (25.27%) Test Automation
7 265 (23.92%) Python
8 259 (23.38%) DevOps
9 248 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
10 246 (22.20%) Spring
11 231 (20.85%) PHP
12 228 (20.58%) Finance
13 222 (20.04%) C#
14 220 (19.86%) HTML
15 197 (17.78%) Web Services
16 190 (17.15%) CSS
17 187 (16.88%) BDD
18 184 (16.61%) OO
19 183 (16.52%) Git (software)
20 179 (16.16%) RESTful
21 177 (15.97%) SQL
22 168 (15.16%) AngularJS
23 161 (14.53%) Docker
23 161 (14.53%) Microservices
24 158 (14.26%) Linux
25 154 (13.90%) .NET
25 154 (13.90%) Degree
26 152 (13.72%) MySQL
27 151 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
28 144 (13.00%) React

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 54 (4.87%) Tomcat
2 46 (4.15%) Confluence
3 34 (3.07%) Apache Spark
4 29 (2.62%) Apache
5 24 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 22 (1.99%) nginx
7 18 (1.62%) JBoss
8 16 (1.44%) Apache Pig
9 15 (1.35%) Apache Solr
9 15 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (1.26%) CMS
11 12 (1.08%) IIS
12 8 (0.72%) Drupal
13 6 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.54%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.54%) WordPress
14 4 (0.36%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.36%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (0.81%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.090%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.72%) Magento
2 4 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.090%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.090%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.090%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.090%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.090%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 151 (13.63%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (4.42%) SaaS
4 33 (2.98%) GitHub
5 27 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 19 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (1.71%) OpenShift
7 11 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.72%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.72%) Firebase
9 6 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.54%) PaaS
10 5 (0.45%) BrowserStack
10 5 (0.45%) IaaS
11 4 (0.36%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.36%) Twilio
12 3 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.27%) Heroku
12 3 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.97%) HTTP
2 17 (1.53%) SSL
2 17 (1.53%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.08%) Internet
4 11 (0.99%) DNS
5 10 (0.90%) Firewall
6 5 (0.45%) RTP
6 5 (0.45%) VPN
7 4 (0.36%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.36%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.36%) LLU
8 3 (0.27%) AMQP
8 3 (0.27%) RFID
9 2 (0.18%) Broadband
10 1 (0.090%) Intranet
10 1 (0.090%) Network Security
10 1 (0.090%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (13.72%) MySQL
2 92 (8.30%) Big Data
3 89 (8.03%) NoSQL
4 58 (5.23%) Relational Database
5 57 (5.14%) Hadoop
5 57 (5.14%) MongoDB
6 49 (4.42%) SQL Server
7 43 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (2.62%) Redis
9 26 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (2.08%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.90%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.44%) Apache Hive
13 6 (0.54%) DB2
13 6 (0.54%) Neo4j
13 6 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 183 (16.52%) Git (software)
2 138 (12.45%) Selenium
3 136 (12.27%) Jenkins
4 125 (11.28%) JIRA
5 79 (7.13%) Cucumber
6 70 (6.32%) JUnit
7 68 (6.14%) Maven
8 47 (4.24%) Subversion
9 46 (4.15%) Gradle
10 35 (3.16%) SoapUI
11 31 (2.80%) WebDriver
12 27 (2.44%) Visual Studio
13 25 (2.26%) Eclipse
13 25 (2.26%) NUnit
14 23 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 22 (1.99%) Bitbucket
16 20 (1.81%) Ant
16 20 (1.81%) Mercurial
17 18 (1.62%) Mockito
18 17 (1.53%) NetBeans
General
1 228 (20.58%) Finance
2 116 (10.47%) Advertising
3 82 (7.40%) Retail
4 52 (4.69%) Banking
5 38 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.34%) Manufacturing
7 31 (2.80%) Marketing
8 27 (2.44%) Games
9 26 (2.35%) Electronics
10 20 (1.81%) Back Office
11 13 (1.17%) Investment Banking
12 12 (1.08%) Law
13 8 (0.72%) Publishing
14 7 (0.63%) Automotive
15 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.36%) German Language
17 3 (0.27%) French Language
18 2 (0.18%) International Banking
18 2 (0.18%) Japanese Language
18 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 562 (50.72%) Developer
2 264 (23.83%) Java Developer
3 205 (18.50%) Software Engineer
4 141 (12.73%) Java Engineer
5 114 (10.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 100 (9.03%) Senior Developer
7 92 (8.30%) Software Developer
8 69 (6.23%) Architect
9 55 (4.96%) Android Developer
10 48 (4.33%) Senior Java Engineer
11 47 (4.24%) Java Architect
12 46 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
12 46 (4.15%) Tester
13 45 (4.06%) Lead Developer
14 42 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
14 42 (3.79%) Java Software Developer
15 41 (3.70%) Automation Tester
16 39 (3.52%) Lead Software Engineer
17 37 (3.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 36 (3.25%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (22.20%) Spring
2 220 (19.86%) HTML
3 197 (17.78%) Web Services
4 190 (17.15%) CSS
5 179 (16.16%) RESTful
6 168 (15.16%) AngularJS
7 154 (13.90%) .NET
8 144 (13.00%) React
9 131 (11.82%) JSON
10 130 (11.73%) Node.js
11 128 (11.55%) REST
12 126 (11.37%) XML
13 121 (10.92%) Hibernate
14 106 (9.57%) SOAP
15 88 (7.94%) Spring Boot
16 86 (7.76%) J2EE
17 81 (7.31%) HTML5
18 65 (5.87%) CSS3
19 64 (5.78%) Java EE
20 63 (5.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 90 (8.12%) Greenfield Project
2 83 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (6.14%) Computer Science
3 68 (6.14%) User Experience
4 57 (5.14%) Mobile App
5 32 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (2.71%) Algorithms
7 26 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (2.26%) Data Structures
9 15 (1.35%) Fintech
10 12 (1.08%) Xbox
11 11 (0.99%) Wiki
12 9 (0.81%) Mainframe
13 8 (0.72%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.63%) Minimum Viable Product
14 7 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
15 6 (0.54%) Online Banking
16 5 (0.45%) Arduino
16 5 (0.45%) Clustering
16 5 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 158 (14.26%) Linux
2 98 (8.84%) Android
3 65 (5.87%) Apple iOS
4 59 (5.32%) Windows
5 14 (1.26%) Unix
6 9 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.63%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.54%) CentOS
8 6 (0.54%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.45%) AIX
9 5 (0.45%) HPUX
9 5 (0.45%) Solaris
10 4 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.090%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (62.27%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (34.75%) Software Engineering
3 370 (33.39%) TDD
4 334 (30.14%) Scrum
5 280 (25.27%) Test Automation
6 259 (23.38%) DevOps
7 248 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
8 187 (16.88%) BDD
9 184 (16.61%) OO
10 161 (14.53%) Microservices
11 137 (12.36%) Mentoring
12 130 (11.73%) E-Commerce
13 122 (11.01%) Web Development
14 113 (10.20%) Kanban
15 112 (10.11%) OOP
16 110 (9.93%) MVC
17 104 (9.39%) Open Source
18 103 (9.30%) SDLC
19 88 (7.94%) Unit Testing
20 79 (7.13%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 373 (33.66%) JavaScript
2 265 (23.92%) Python
3 231 (20.85%) PHP
4 222 (20.04%) C#
5 177 (15.97%) SQL
6 131 (11.82%) C++
7 120 (10.83%) Java 8
8 107 (9.66%) Ruby
9 102 (9.21%) C
10 68 (6.14%) Scala
11 45 (4.06%) Bash Shell
12 44 (3.97%) Go
13 35 (3.16%) Groovy
14 34 (3.07%) Objective-C
15 30 (2.71%) Perl
16 26 (2.35%) TypeScript
17 25 (2.26%) PL/SQL
17 25 (2.26%) T-SQL
18 21 (1.90%) Java 9
19 17 (1.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 154 (13.90%) Degree
2 60 (5.42%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 25 (2.26%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.44%) ISEB
7 13 (1.17%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (0.90%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.81%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.63%) HND
11 7 (0.63%) SANS
12 5 (0.45%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.45%) CCNA
12 5 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.45%) CISSP
12 5 (0.45%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (0.45%) MCSE
12 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (8.66%) QA
2 18 (1.62%) GCP
3 8 (0.72%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 4 (0.36%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.18%) ISO 15765
System Software
1 161 (14.53%) Docker
2 15 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.90%) vSphere
5 5 (0.45%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.18%) HDFS
7 1 (0.090%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.090%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 67 (6.05%) Kubernetes
2 51 (4.60%) Puppet
3 50 (4.51%) Ansible
4 44 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.35%) Kibana
6 14 (1.26%) Salt
7 13 (1.17%) Terraform
8 9 (0.81%) Prometheus
9 7 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.45%) Consul
10 5 (0.45%) Grafana
10 5 (0.45%) Graphite
10 5 (0.45%) Nagios
10 5 (0.45%) Opsview
10 5 (0.45%) Packer
10 5 (0.45%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.36%) logstash
11 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.18%) Marathon
12 2 (0.18%) rkt
Vendors
1 100 (9.03%) Oracle
2 49 (4.42%) Microsoft
3 41 (3.70%) Google
4 38 (3.43%) SAP
5 23 (2.08%) VMware
6 21 (1.90%) WorldPay
7 20 (1.81%) Capita
8 16 (1.44%) Red Hat
9 13 (1.17%) Twitter
10 12 (1.08%) IBM
10 12 (1.08%) Zend
11 9 (0.81%) Sun
12 8 (0.72%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.54%) Apple
13 6 (0.54%) Cognizant
13 6 (0.54%) HP
14 5 (0.45%) Aquila
14 5 (0.45%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.45%) Facebook
14 5 (0.45%) Xamarin