Period
to 23 October 2017

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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1060 1001 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.54% 13.67% 11.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 23.83% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 879 856 751
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 4593 4201 3728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 58.65% 57.38% 50.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3919 3710 3250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
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 23 October 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 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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 +1 74 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Salford +4 18 £38,250 -12.57% 1
Altrincham -10 16 £45,500 +4.00% 3
Cheadle -7 13 £37,500 -21.05%
Bolton +10 7 £40,000 -3.61%
Bury -8 4 £31,250 -26.04%
Oldham -2 3 - -
Wigan -6 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Sale +8 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Rochdale - 1 £30,000 -
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 604 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (32.83%) SQL
3 318 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 308 (29.06%) Software Engineering
5 281 (26.51%) Spring
6 268 (25.28%) Test Automation
7 262 (24.72%) Scrum
8 256 (24.15%) TDD
9 243 (22.92%) HTML
10 242 (22.83%) Python
11 216 (20.38%) Web Services
12 214 (20.19%) C#
13 211 (19.91%) OO
14 210 (19.81%) CSS
15 209 (19.72%) Git (software)
16 206 (19.43%) Linux
17 201 (18.96%) DevOps
18 197 (18.58%) Degree
19 191 (18.02%) C++
20 190 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
21 179 (16.89%) BDD
21 179 (16.89%) Finance
22 174 (16.42%) Selenium
23 162 (15.28%) XML
24 160 (15.09%) Jenkins
25 159 (15.00%) .NET
26 153 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
27 146 (13.77%) Hibernate
28 143 (13.49%) Open Source
29 139 (13.11%) Big Data

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 71 (6.70%) Apache Spark
2 70 (6.60%) Tomcat
3 56 (5.28%) Apache
4 41 (3.87%) WebSphere
5 35 (3.30%) Confluence
6 28 (2.64%) JBoss
7 21 (1.98%) CMS
8 19 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (1.70%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.42%) nginx
11 13 (1.23%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.85%) GlassFish
13 9 (0.85%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.85%) WordPress
14 7 (0.66%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.57%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.57%) Drupal
15 6 (0.57%) EPiServer
16 5 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 35 (3.30%) SAP Hybris
2 14 (1.32%) Magento
3 8 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.38%) Workfront
6 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.094%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 153 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 42 (3.96%) GitHub
5 21 (1.98%) OpenShift
6 20 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
7 18 (1.70%) SaaS
8 13 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 8 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
11 5 (0.47%) Google Play
11 5 (0.47%) IaaS
12 4 (0.38%) PaaS
13 3 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.28%) Office 365
14 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (6.89%) HTTP
2 9 (0.85%) SSL
3 8 (0.75%) Bluetooth
4 7 (0.66%) Intranet
5 6 (0.57%) IMAP
5 6 (0.57%) Internet
5 6 (0.57%) SMTP
5 6 (0.57%) SS7
6 4 (0.38%) Broadband
6 4 (0.38%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.38%) LLU
6 4 (0.38%) WAN
7 3 (0.28%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.094%) BGP
8 1 (0.094%) DNS
8 1 (0.094%) Firewall
8 1 (0.094%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.094%) MPLS
8 1 (0.094%) OSPF
8 1 (0.094%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (13.11%) Big Data
2 121 (11.42%) NoSQL
3 119 (11.23%) MySQL
4 109 (10.28%) Relational Database
5 106 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 88 (8.30%) SQL Server
7 55 (5.19%) MongoDB
8 42 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (2.45%) RDBMS
10 22 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
12 19 (1.79%) CouchDB
13 16 (1.51%) Apache Hive
13 16 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (1.42%) Redis
15 11 (1.04%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.94%) Endeca
17 9 (0.85%) Riak
18 7 (0.66%) DB2
19 6 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 209 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 174 (16.42%) Selenium
3 160 (15.09%) Jenkins
4 130 (12.26%) Cucumber
5 103 (9.72%) JIRA
6 96 (9.06%) JUnit
7 59 (5.57%) Eclipse
8 57 (5.38%) Subversion
9 48 (4.53%) WebDriver
10 44 (4.15%) Maven
11 37 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 33 (3.11%) NUnit
13 29 (2.74%) Bitbucket
13 29 (2.74%) Gradle
14 28 (2.64%) Mercurial
15 22 (2.08%) Ant
15 22 (2.08%) IntelliJ
15 22 (2.08%) MSTest
16 19 (1.79%) EasyMock
17 18 (1.70%) TeamCity
General
1 179 (16.89%) Finance
2 81 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 80 (7.55%) Electronics
4 75 (7.08%) Marketing
5 68 (6.42%) Manufacturing
6 44 (4.15%) Retail
7 42 (3.96%) Advertising
8 21 (1.98%) Banking
9 20 (1.89%) Automotive
9 20 (1.89%) Law
10 12 (1.13%) Games
11 8 (0.75%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.66%) French Language
12 7 (0.66%) German Language
12 7 (0.66%) Japanese Language
13 6 (0.57%) Military
14 4 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.38%) Publishing
15 3 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 489 (46.13%) Developer
2 346 (32.64%) Java Developer
3 195 (18.40%) Software Engineer
4 130 (12.26%) Java Engineer
5 119 (11.23%) Senior Developer
6 102 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 101 (9.53%) Tester
8 100 (9.43%) Software Developer
9 95 (8.96%) Java Software Engineer
10 87 (8.21%) Automation Tester
11 64 (6.04%) Java Software Developer
12 52 (4.91%) Architect
13 50 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
14 49 (4.62%) Senior Software Engineer
15 40 (3.77%) Senior Automation Tester
15 40 (3.77%) Senior Tester
16 39 (3.68%) Junior
17 34 (3.21%) SQL Developer
18 33 (3.11%) Senior Software Developer
19 32 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (26.51%) Spring
2 243 (22.92%) HTML
3 216 (20.38%) Web Services
4 210 (19.81%) CSS
5 162 (15.28%) XML
6 159 (15.00%) .NET
7 146 (13.77%) Hibernate
8 127 (11.98%) RESTful
9 115 (10.85%) J2EE
10 109 (10.28%) AngularJS
11 106 (10.00%) jQuery
12 101 (9.53%) HTML5
13 99 (9.34%) Node.js
14 95 (8.96%) SOAP
15 93 (8.77%) JSON
16 90 (8.49%) Java EE
17 87 (8.21%) REST
18 61 (5.75%) React
19 60 (5.66%) CSS3
20 57 (5.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 81 (7.64%) Computer Science
2 60 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (5.57%) Greenfield Project
4 55 (5.19%) Data Structures
5 49 (4.62%) Mobile App
6 47 (4.43%) iPad
7 43 (4.06%) Algorithms
8 36 (3.40%) Public Cloud
9 34 (3.21%) User Experience
10 17 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
11 15 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (1.32%) Wiki
13 10 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (0.85%) Web 2.0
15 7 (0.66%) PMI
16 6 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
16 6 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
16 6 (0.57%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.57%) N-Tier
16 6 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 206 (19.43%) Linux
2 82 (7.74%) Windows
3 74 (6.98%) Unix
4 52 (4.91%) Android
5 36 (3.40%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.42%) CentOS
8 12 (1.13%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.094%) AIX
12 1 (0.094%) Fedora
12 1 (0.094%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.094%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (29.06%) Software Engineering
3 268 (25.28%) Test Automation
4 262 (24.72%) Scrum
5 256 (24.15%) TDD
6 211 (19.91%) OO
7 201 (18.96%) DevOps
8 190 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
9 179 (16.89%) BDD
10 143 (13.49%) Open Source
11 128 (12.08%) E-Commerce
11 128 (12.08%) MVC
12 109 (10.28%) SDLC
13 99 (9.34%) Test Scripting
14 93 (8.77%) Web Development
15 85 (8.02%) Analytics
15 85 (8.02%) Unit Testing
16 84 (7.92%) Machine Learning
17 82 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
18 75 (7.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 348 (32.83%) SQL
2 318 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 242 (22.83%) Python
4 214 (20.19%) C#
5 191 (18.02%) C++
6 116 (10.94%) PHP
7 95 (8.96%) Ruby
8 93 (8.77%) C
9 70 (6.60%) Scala
10 55 (5.19%) Go
11 53 (5.00%) Shell Script
12 47 (4.43%) PL/SQL
13 37 (3.49%) Bash Shell
14 30 (2.83%) Perl
15 28 (2.64%) Clojure
16 22 (2.08%) T-SQL
17 21 (1.98%) Haskell
18 16 (1.51%) Apple Swift
18 16 (1.51%) Objective-C
19 13 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 197 (18.58%) Degree
2 56 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 35 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (3.30%) ISTQB
4 22 (2.08%) ISEB
5 20 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.13%) PhD
8 11 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
9 8 (0.75%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.75%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.47%) HND
10 5 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.47%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.28%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.19%) PMP
13 1 (0.094%) HNC
13 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.094%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.17%) QA
2 6 (0.57%) ISO 13485
3 3 (0.28%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.094%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 71 (6.70%) Docker
2 23 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.19%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 79 (7.45%) Puppet
2 60 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (4.81%) Ansible
4 28 (2.64%) Kubernetes
5 22 (2.08%) Mesos
6 19 (1.79%) Kibana
7 7 (0.66%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.57%) Terraform
9 4 (0.38%) Control-M
9 4 (0.38%) SCCM
10 3 (0.28%) logstash
10 3 (0.28%) Marathon
10 3 (0.28%) Packer
10 3 (0.28%) rkt
10 3 (0.28%) Salt
11 2 (0.19%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.094%) Nagios
12 1 (0.094%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.094%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 130 (12.26%) Oracle
2 119 (11.23%) SAP
3 63 (5.94%) Google
4 44 (4.15%) hybris
5 39 (3.68%) Microsoft
6 29 (2.74%) VMware
7 23 (2.17%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.23%) HP
9 12 (1.13%) Xamarin
10 10 (0.94%) BroadVision
11 9 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.85%) Sun
12 8 (0.75%) Capita
13 7 (0.66%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.66%) IBM
14 6 (0.57%) Apple
15 5 (0.47%) Informatica
15 5 (0.47%) Reuters
15 5 (0.47%) Sage
15 5 (0.47%) Zend