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

Java
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Java 631 507 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.90% 15.02% 10.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.88% 27.24% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 527 432 302
Median salary £47,500 £46,658 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +9.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £59,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,450
% change year-on-year - +1.23%  

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 2438 1861 1771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 61.43% 55.12% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2131 1619 1525
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +7 54 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Bolton +5 16 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Salford -4 12 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Altrincham -7 9 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Cheadle -5 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Wigan - 7 £30,000 -
Bury -12 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Oldham -9 2 - - 1
Rochdale - 1 £30,000 -
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 738 (62.44%) Agile Software Development
2 423 (35.79%) SQL
3 333 (28.17%) JavaScript
4 322 (27.24%) Scrum
5 308 (26.06%) Spring
6 302 (25.55%) TDD
7 296 (25.04%) Continuous Integration
8 294 (24.87%) Test Automation
9 293 (24.79%) Software Engineering
10 292 (24.70%) C#
11 268 (22.67%) OO
11 268 (22.67%) Python
12 254 (21.49%) HTML
13 224 (18.95%) Degree
14 220 (18.61%) C++
15 216 (18.27%) Linux
16 200 (16.92%) Oracle
17 196 (16.58%) Selenium
18 195 (16.50%) BDD
19 194 (16.41%) DevOps
20 193 (16.33%) Git (software)
21 192 (16.24%) Web Services
22 187 (15.82%) CSS
23 186 (15.74%) SDLC
24 185 (15.65%) .NET
25 184 (15.57%) Finance
26 181 (15.31%) Hibernate
27 157 (13.28%) Jenkins
28 154 (13.03%) Big Data
29 151 (12.77%) XML

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 94 (7.95%) Tomcat
2 82 (6.94%) Apache Spark
3 48 (4.06%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (3.89%) WebSphere
5 39 (3.30%) Confluence
6 36 (3.05%) Apache
6 36 (3.05%) Apache Pig
7 34 (2.88%) JBoss
8 20 (1.69%) CMS
8 20 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.18%) SharePoint
10 10 (0.85%) nginx
10 10 (0.85%) OpenEdge
11 9 (0.76%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.68%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.59%) Mule
14 6 (0.51%) Mule ESB
14 6 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (0.34%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.085%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (3.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.42%) SAP APO
4 5 (0.42%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.25%) Magento
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.25%) Pega PRPC
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 144 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (3.55%) GitHub
4 17 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.10%) SaaS
6 12 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (1.02%) Google Play
7 10 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
8 8 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.42%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.34%) IaaS
12 3 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.25%) Office 365
12 3 (0.25%) PaaS
13 2 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.23%) HTTP
2 21 (1.78%) Intranet
3 10 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.68%) Internet
5 7 (0.59%) Firewall
5 7 (0.59%) Skype
5 7 (0.59%) SSL
6 6 (0.51%) Ethernet
6 6 (0.51%) LLU
7 4 (0.34%) RS-232
8 3 (0.25%) IMAP
8 3 (0.25%) SMTP
8 3 (0.25%) SS7
9 2 (0.17%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.085%) AMQP
10 1 (0.085%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.085%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.085%) Network Security
10 1 (0.085%) SAN
10 1 (0.085%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (13.03%) Big Data
2 135 (11.42%) Hadoop
3 129 (10.91%) NoSQL
4 126 (10.66%) SQL Server
5 119 (10.07%) MySQL
6 117 (9.90%) Relational Database
7 58 (4.91%) RDBMS
8 56 (4.74%) MongoDB
9 46 (3.89%) Apache Hive
10 33 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (2.12%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.85%) Redis
15 9 (0.76%) Couchbase
15 9 (0.76%) CouchDB
15 9 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (0.59%) Hazelcast
16 7 (0.59%) Riak
17 6 (0.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 196 (16.58%) Selenium
2 193 (16.33%) Git (software)
3 157 (13.28%) Jenkins
4 133 (11.25%) Cucumber
5 119 (10.07%) JUnit
6 94 (7.95%) JIRA
7 79 (6.68%) Subversion
8 76 (6.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 55 (4.65%) WebDriver
10 51 (4.31%) Mercurial
11 49 (4.15%) Eclipse
11 49 (4.15%) Maven
12 38 (3.21%) Bitbucket
13 36 (3.05%) NUnit
14 31 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
15 30 (2.54%) JMeter
16 29 (2.45%) MSTest
17 27 (2.28%) Ant
18 22 (1.86%) Gradle
18 22 (1.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 184 (15.57%) Finance
2 69 (5.84%) Retail
3 63 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 58 (4.91%) Marketing
5 56 (4.74%) Manufacturing
6 54 (4.57%) Electronics
7 37 (3.13%) Banking
8 33 (2.79%) Games
9 25 (2.12%) Military
10 24 (2.03%) Advertising
11 10 (0.85%) Automotive
11 10 (0.85%) Law
12 9 (0.76%) Publishing
13 8 (0.68%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.42%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.42%) Legal
15 3 (0.25%) Back Office
15 3 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.17%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.085%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 593 (50.17%) Developer
2 442 (37.39%) Java Developer
3 202 (17.09%) Senior Developer
4 177 (14.97%) Software Engineer
5 168 (14.21%) Senior Java Developer
6 133 (11.25%) Java Engineer
7 131 (11.08%) Software Developer
8 106 (8.97%) Java Software Engineer
9 89 (7.53%) Java Software Developer
10 73 (6.18%) Tester
11 68 (5.75%) Architect
12 67 (5.67%) Automation Tester
13 48 (4.06%) Senior Software Engineer
14 45 (3.81%) Senior Software Developer
15 44 (3.72%) Analyst
16 43 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
16 43 (3.64%) SQL Developer
17 41 (3.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 40 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
18 40 (3.38%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (26.06%) Spring
2 254 (21.49%) HTML
3 192 (16.24%) Web Services
4 187 (15.82%) CSS
5 185 (15.65%) .NET
6 181 (15.31%) Hibernate
7 151 (12.77%) XML
8 132 (11.17%) Node.js
9 124 (10.49%) J2EE
10 114 (9.64%) jQuery
11 113 (9.56%) AngularJS
12 110 (9.31%) Java EE
13 96 (8.12%) REST
13 96 (8.12%) SOAP
14 83 (7.02%) RESTful
15 80 (6.77%) HTML5
16 76 (6.43%) React
17 61 (5.16%) JSON
18 52 (4.40%) JSP
19 49 (4.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 125 (10.58%) iPad
2 95 (8.04%) Algorithms
3 94 (7.95%) Computer Science
4 88 (7.45%) Data Structures
5 76 (6.43%) Mobile App
6 70 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (5.25%) Greenfield Project
8 39 (3.30%) User Experience
9 22 (1.86%) PKI
10 16 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
10 16 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.35%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.02%) Wiki
12 10 (0.85%) Virtual Team
13 9 (0.76%) Cybercrime
14 7 (0.59%) mHealth
14 7 (0.59%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.51%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.42%) Clustering
16 5 (0.42%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 216 (18.27%) Linux
2 112 (9.48%) Windows
3 54 (4.57%) Android
4 43 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 42 (3.55%) Unix
6 27 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.52%) CentOS
8 12 (1.02%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 8 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.51%) AIX
11 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.085%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.085%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 738 (62.44%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (27.24%) Scrum
3 302 (25.55%) TDD
4 296 (25.04%) Continuous Integration
5 294 (24.87%) Test Automation
6 293 (24.79%) Software Engineering
7 268 (22.67%) OO
8 195 (16.50%) BDD
9 194 (16.41%) DevOps
10 186 (15.74%) SDLC
11 124 (10.49%) E-Commerce
12 112 (9.48%) Unit Testing
13 109 (9.22%) MVC
14 105 (8.88%) Open Source
15 102 (8.63%) Test Scripting
16 99 (8.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 99 (8.38%) SOA
17 88 (7.45%) Web Development
18 81 (6.85%) Kanban
19 78 (6.60%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 423 (35.79%) SQL
2 333 (28.17%) JavaScript
3 292 (24.70%) C#
4 268 (22.67%) Python
5 220 (18.61%) C++
6 131 (11.08%) Ruby
7 105 (8.88%) C
8 104 (8.80%) PHP
9 60 (5.08%) Perl
10 54 (4.57%) PL/SQL
11 51 (4.31%) Scala
12 30 (2.54%) Go
13 28 (2.37%) T-SQL
14 26 (2.20%) Bash Shell
15 25 (2.12%) Shell Script
16 22 (1.86%) Clojure
17 18 (1.52%) Groovy
18 16 (1.35%) Apple Swift
18 16 (1.35%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 224 (18.95%) Degree
2 69 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 50 (4.23%) DV Cleared
4 46 (3.89%) ISTQB
5 36 (3.05%) ISEB
6 11 (0.93%) PhD
7 7 (0.59%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.34%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.25%) HND
11 2 (0.17%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.085%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.085%) CISSP
12 1 (0.085%) GIAC
12 1 (0.085%) Linux+ Certification
12 1 (0.085%) Mathematical Degree
12 1 (0.085%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.085%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.085%) SANS
12 1 (0.085%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.09%) QA
2 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.25%) WCAG
3 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 58 (4.91%) Docker
2 47 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (3.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.34%) Firmware
5 3 (0.25%) HDFS
6 2 (0.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.085%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.085%) Varnish
7 1 (0.085%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 57 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
1 57 (4.82%) Puppet
2 39 (3.30%) Ansible
3 32 (2.71%) Kibana
4 17 (1.44%) Packer
4 17 (1.44%) Terraform
5 15 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (1.18%) Mesos
7 10 (0.85%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.76%) logstash
9 8 (0.68%) Salt
10 5 (0.42%) Ganglia
10 5 (0.42%) Netcool
11 3 (0.25%) Control-M
12 2 (0.17%) Nessus
12 2 (0.17%) Nmap
13 1 (0.085%) Nagios
Vendors
1 200 (16.92%) Oracle
2 65 (5.50%) Microsoft
3 60 (5.08%) SAP
4 58 (4.91%) VMware
5 45 (3.81%) Google
6 32 (2.71%) Red Hat
7 22 (1.86%) HP
8 17 (1.44%) hybris
9 10 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.76%) IBM
11 7 (0.59%) AppDynamics
11 7 (0.59%) Cadence
11 7 (0.59%) Zend
12 6 (0.51%) IBM Sterling
13 5 (0.42%) Aquila
13 5 (0.42%) Citrix
13 5 (0.42%) Cognizant
13 5 (0.42%) Splunk
13 5 (0.42%) Xamarin
14 4 (0.34%) Freescale
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Additional bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum **Huge Opportunity - Apply ASAP!**
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000 + Extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus annual bonus plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: Remote Working, Flexi-Time, Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago