Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,181 1,130 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.93% 14.77% 12.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.80% 24.53% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 955 948 777
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £28,900
90th Percentile £70,750 £68,575 £68,750
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 4,577 4,606 3,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 61.73% 60.21% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,931 3,999 2,945
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -5 49 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Salford +11 26 £41,000 -8.89% 2
Altrincham 0 22 £45,000 - 5
Cheadle +1 9 £37,500 -21.05%
Wigan -2 3 £57,500 +91.67%
Bolton -14 2 £55,250 +84.17% 5
Sale +7 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 751 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 410 (34.72%) TDD
3 371 (31.41%) Software Engineering
4 361 (30.57%) Scrum
5 333 (28.20%) JavaScript
6 322 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 277 (23.45%) DevOps
8 275 (23.29%) Python
9 260 (22.02%) Spring
10 245 (20.75%) PHP
11 237 (20.07%) Continuous Integration
12 230 (19.48%) C#
13 228 (19.31%) Web Services
14 220 (18.63%) BDD
15 217 (18.37%) HTML
15 217 (18.37%) Finance
16 208 (17.61%) Linux
17 203 (17.19%) SQL
18 201 (17.02%) CSS
19 183 (15.50%) OO
20 175 (14.82%) Degree
21 162 (13.72%) Advertising
21 162 (13.72%) RESTful
22 160 (13.55%) Git (software)
23 158 (13.38%) Selenium
24 151 (12.79%) Jenkins
25 150 (12.70%) Docker
26 149 (12.62%) Web Development
27 147 (12.45%) REST
28 146 (12.36%) Amazon AWS

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 69 (5.84%) Tomcat
2 41 (3.47%) Apache Spark
3 38 (3.22%) Apache
4 34 (2.88%) Confluence
5 33 (2.79%) WebSphere
6 32 (2.71%) JBoss
7 21 (1.78%) nginx
8 20 (1.69%) Apache Solr
9 18 (1.52%) CMS
10 16 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (1.27%) Apache Pig
12 10 (0.85%) IIS
13 8 (0.68%) WordPress
14 7 (0.59%) Drupal
15 6 (0.51%) Jetty
15 6 (0.51%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.51%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.34%) NetWeaver
16 4 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.34%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 12 (1.02%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.17%) FreeHand
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (0.85%) Magento
1 10 (0.85%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.085%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.085%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.085%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.085%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.085%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.085%) Shopify
3 1 (0.085%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 146 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (4.57%) SaaS
3 53 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (3.05%) GitHub
5 35 (2.96%) OpenShift
6 31 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 21 (1.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 15 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.85%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.68%) Google Play
11 8 (0.68%) PaaS
12 7 (0.59%) IaaS
13 5 (0.42%) Firebase
13 5 (0.42%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.34%) Twilio
15 3 (0.25%) AdWords
15 3 (0.25%) Heroku
15 3 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.91%) HTTP
2 16 (1.35%) Internet
3 13 (1.10%) SSL
4 11 (0.93%) DNS
5 9 (0.76%) Broadband
5 9 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.59%) Firewall
7 5 (0.42%) Bluetooth
7 5 (0.42%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.42%) LLU
7 5 (0.42%) RTP
7 5 (0.42%) VPN
8 3 (0.25%) RFID
9 2 (0.17%) RTSP
9 2 (0.17%) Skype
10 1 (0.085%) FTP
10 1 (0.085%) IPsec
10 1 (0.085%) LAN
10 1 (0.085%) Network Security
10 1 (0.085%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (12.19%) MySQL
2 126 (10.67%) Big Data
3 99 (8.38%) NoSQL
4 70 (5.93%) Relational Database
5 65 (5.50%) Hadoop
6 53 (4.49%) MongoDB
7 48 (4.06%) SQL Server
8 34 (2.88%) RDBMS
9 31 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (2.62%) Redis
10 30 (2.54%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (1.35%) Apache Hive
13 16 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (0.93%) DB2
15 9 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
17 6 (0.51%) GIS
18 4 (0.34%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 160 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 158 (13.38%) Selenium
3 151 (12.79%) Jenkins
4 115 (9.74%) JIRA
5 108 (9.14%) Cucumber
6 57 (4.83%) Maven
7 51 (4.32%) JUnit
8 44 (3.73%) WebDriver
9 39 (3.30%) Gradle
9 39 (3.30%) Subversion
10 31 (2.62%) NUnit
11 28 (2.37%) Visual Studio
12 27 (2.29%) SoapUI
13 24 (2.03%) Mercurial
14 20 (1.69%) Eclipse
15 19 (1.61%) MSTest
16 17 (1.44%) Jasmine
17 16 (1.35%) Bitbucket
17 16 (1.35%) SonarQube
18 15 (1.27%) JMeter
General
1 217 (18.37%) Finance
2 162 (13.72%) Advertising
3 89 (7.54%) Retail
4 58 (4.91%) Telecoms
5 49 (4.15%) Manufacturing
6 43 (3.64%) Marketing
7 39 (3.30%) Electronics
8 35 (2.96%) Banking
9 21 (1.78%) Games
10 11 (0.93%) Back Office
10 11 (0.93%) Legal
11 8 (0.68%) Publishing
12 7 (0.59%) Automotive
13 6 (0.51%) Military
14 4 (0.34%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.25%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.25%) German Language
15 3 (0.25%) Law
16 2 (0.17%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 570 (48.26%) Developer
2 292 (24.72%) Java Developer
3 205 (17.36%) Software Engineer
4 141 (11.94%) Java Engineer
5 111 (9.40%) Senior Developer
6 106 (8.98%) Java Software Engineer
7 92 (7.79%) Software Developer
8 72 (6.10%) Tester
9 64 (5.42%) Automation Tester
10 57 (4.83%) Architect
11 54 (4.57%) Senior Java Engineer
12 51 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
13 50 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
14 47 (3.98%) Android Developer
15 46 (3.90%) Lead Developer
16 44 (3.73%) DevOps Engineer
17 39 (3.30%) Java Software Developer
18 38 (3.22%) Developer in Test
19 37 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
20 36 (3.05%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (22.02%) Spring
2 228 (19.31%) Web Services
3 217 (18.37%) HTML
4 201 (17.02%) CSS
5 162 (13.72%) RESTful
6 147 (12.45%) REST
7 140 (11.85%) .NET
8 134 (11.35%) AngularJS
9 122 (10.33%) Hibernate
10 119 (10.08%) J2EE
11 111 (9.40%) React
11 111 (9.40%) XML
12 109 (9.23%) JSON
13 107 (9.06%) SOAP
14 101 (8.55%) Node.js
15 79 (6.69%) HTML5
16 69 (5.84%) Spring Boot
17 65 (5.50%) jQuery
18 63 (5.33%) CSS3
19 58 (4.91%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
3 77 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 66 (5.59%) User Experience
5 61 (5.17%) Mobile App
6 35 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (2.88%) Algorithms
8 31 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
9 26 (2.20%) Data Structures
10 20 (1.69%) Xbox
11 18 (1.52%) Fintech
12 8 (0.68%) Blog
12 8 (0.68%) iPhone
13 7 (0.59%) Minimum Viable Product
14 6 (0.51%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (0.51%) PKI
15 5 (0.42%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.42%) Online Banking
15 5 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 208 (17.61%) Linux
2 77 (6.52%) Android
3 73 (6.18%) Windows
4 49 (4.15%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.46%) Unix
6 17 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.42%) AIX
10 5 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
10 5 (0.42%) HPUX
10 5 (0.42%) Solaris
11 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.17%) CentOS
13 2 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.085%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.085%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.085%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 751 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 410 (34.72%) TDD
3 371 (31.41%) Software Engineering
4 361 (30.57%) Scrum
5 322 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 277 (23.45%) DevOps
7 237 (20.07%) Continuous Integration
8 220 (18.63%) BDD
9 183 (15.50%) OO
10 149 (12.62%) Web Development
11 145 (12.28%) Microservices
12 139 (11.77%) E-Commerce
13 134 (11.35%) Mentoring
14 122 (10.33%) MVC
15 113 (9.57%) SDLC
16 101 (8.55%) OOP
17 100 (8.47%) Kanban
18 92 (7.79%) Open Source
19 81 (6.86%) Continuous Delivery
20 80 (6.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 333 (28.20%) JavaScript
2 275 (23.29%) Python
3 245 (20.75%) PHP
4 230 (19.48%) C#
5 203 (17.19%) SQL
6 133 (11.26%) Ruby
7 130 (11.01%) C++
8 114 (9.65%) C
9 84 (7.11%) Java 8
10 75 (6.35%) Scala
11 47 (3.98%) Go
12 41 (3.47%) Groovy
13 39 (3.30%) Bash Shell
14 34 (2.88%) Perl
15 29 (2.46%) PL/SQL
16 27 (2.29%) T-SQL
17 25 (2.12%) Objective-C
18 18 (1.52%) Apple Swift
19 17 (1.44%) VB.NET
20 16 (1.35%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 175 (14.82%) Degree
2 72 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 39 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 36 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (2.20%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.78%) ISEB
7 16 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 12 (1.02%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.85%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.59%) HND
12 3 (0.25%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.25%) SAFe Agilist
13 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.17%) CSQA
13 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.085%) CEH
14 1 (0.085%) OCPJP
14 1 (0.085%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (8.38%) QA
2 21 (1.78%) GCP
3 12 (1.02%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 5 (0.42%) ISO 13485
5 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.085%) COBIT
7 1 (0.085%) FIPS 140-2
7 1 (0.085%) GPG13
7 1 (0.085%) ISO 15765
7 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 150 (12.70%) Docker
2 28 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.59%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.34%) vSphere
6 3 (0.25%) HDFS
7 1 (0.085%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.085%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.085%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 89 (7.54%) Kubernetes
2 50 (4.23%) Ansible
3 49 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (3.81%) Puppet
5 22 (1.86%) Kibana
6 18 (1.52%) Prometheus
7 14 (1.19%) Terraform
8 9 (0.76%) Packer
9 8 (0.68%) Data Guard
10 7 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.34%) logstash
11 4 (0.34%) Marathon
11 4 (0.34%) Mesos
11 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.34%) rkt
11 4 (0.34%) Salt
12 3 (0.25%) Cobbler
13 2 (0.17%) Netcool
13 2 (0.17%) Rundeck
13 2 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 141 (11.94%) Oracle
2 66 (5.59%) SAP
3 44 (3.73%) Microsoft
4 43 (3.64%) Google
5 38 (3.22%) VMware
6 31 (2.62%) WorldPay
7 24 (2.03%) Capita
8 16 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.35%) Twitter
8 16 (1.35%) Zend
9 15 (1.27%) hybris
10 12 (1.02%) IBM
11 10 (0.85%) Sun
11 10 (0.85%) Xamarin
12 8 (0.68%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.51%) Cognizant
13 6 (0.51%) HP
13 6 (0.51%) Splunk
14 5 (0.42%) Aquila
14 5 (0.42%) Atlassian