Period
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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 13 19 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 739 401 454
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 12.95% 10.20% 11.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.29% 18.63% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 461 330 370
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,450 £30,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £40,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
75th Percentile £76,520 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -

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 2,708 2,152 2,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.47% 54.73% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,983 1,872 1,916
10th Percentile £37,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £73,088 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.18% -4.50% +11.11%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Manchester

Java
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in Manchester.

Salary trend for Java in Manchester

Java
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Stockport -5 16 £72,500 +26.09% 2
Salford -7 15 - - 3
Wigan +1 5 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Sale - 5 - -
Bolton 0 3 - -
Altrincham -7 3 £35,000 -
Rochdale - 2 - -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 - - 1
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 461 (62.38%) Agile
2 327 (44.25%) Software Engineering
3 301 (40.73%) AWS
4 298 (40.32%) JavaScript
5 281 (38.02%) Python
6 245 (33.15%) DevOps
7 216 (29.23%) Kubernetes
8 200 (27.06%) Spring
9 188 (25.44%) React
10 185 (25.03%) Azure
11 181 (24.49%) CI/CD
12 175 (23.68%) Docker
13 162 (21.92%) TDD
14 159 (21.52%) C#
15 157 (21.24%) Go
16 153 (20.70%) Microservices
17 144 (19.49%) Test Automation
18 138 (18.67%) Security Cleared
19 135 (18.27%) Git (software)
20 133 (18.00%) Mentoring
21 128 (17.32%) SQL
22 122 (16.51%) Full Stack Development
23 121 (16.37%) Linux
23 121 (16.37%) Scrum
24 120 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
25 118 (15.97%) AngularJS
25 118 (15.97%) GCP
26 116 (15.70%) OO
27 115 (15.56%) Terraform
28 114 (15.43%) Node.js

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 29 (3.92%) Cloud Foundry
2 20 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.44%) Apache
4 17 (2.30%) Apache Solr
4 17 (2.30%) Apache Spark
5 16 (2.17%) Confluence
6 9 (1.22%) JBoss
6 9 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (0.81%) IIS
8 5 (0.68%) Jetty
8 5 (0.68%) nginx
8 5 (0.68%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.27%) CMS
10 2 (0.27%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.54%) Maple
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 301 (40.73%) AWS
2 185 (25.03%) Azure
3 118 (15.97%) GCP
4 50 (6.77%) GitHub
5 37 (5.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 32 (4.33%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (4.06%) SaaS
8 20 (2.71%) OpenShift
9 19 (2.57%) Serverless
10 14 (1.89%) Apigee
10 14 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (1.49%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 7 (0.95%) PaaS
13 6 (0.81%) Azure Machine Learning
13 6 (0.81%) Azure Service Fabric
14 5 (0.68%) Amazon ECS
15 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
16 3 (0.41%) BlazeMeter
16 3 (0.41%) GitHub Actions
16 3 (0.41%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.11%) HTTPS
2 14 (1.89%) HTTP
3 11 (1.49%) Internet
3 11 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.35%) Network Security
5 8 (1.08%) DNS
6 6 (0.81%) VPN
7 4 (0.54%) DHCP
7 4 (0.54%) FTP
7 4 (0.54%) IPsec
8 1 (0.14%) ATM
8 1 (0.14%) Firewall
8 1 (0.14%) RS-232
8 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.01%) MongoDB
2 73 (9.88%) MySQL
3 60 (8.12%) PostgreSQL
3 60 (8.12%) Relational Database
4 53 (7.17%) Big Data
5 48 (6.50%) NoSQL
6 37 (5.01%) Redis
7 32 (4.33%) SQL Server
8 24 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (2.71%) Neo4j
10 17 (2.30%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 15 (2.03%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.76%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.49%) Bigtable
14 11 (1.49%) DB2
15 10 (1.35%) Couchbase
16 6 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
18 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 135 (18.27%) Git (software)
2 94 (12.72%) Jenkins
3 61 (8.25%) JIRA
4 47 (6.36%) GitLab
5 44 (5.95%) Maven
6 43 (5.82%) Selenium
7 32 (4.33%) Postman
8 28 (3.79%) Cypress.io
8 28 (3.79%) JUnit
9 27 (3.65%) SonarQube
10 22 (2.98%) Gradle
11 21 (2.84%) Robot Framework
12 20 (2.71%) Cucumber
13 18 (2.44%) Subversion
14 17 (2.30%) Bitbucket
14 17 (2.30%) TeamCity
15 16 (2.17%) Mockito
16 15 (2.03%) JMeter
17 13 (1.76%) Vagrant
18 12 (1.62%) SoapUI
General
1 100 (13.53%) Finance
2 96 (12.99%) Social Skills
3 88 (11.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 54 (7.31%) Public Sector
5 53 (7.17%) Automotive
6 36 (4.87%) Games
7 33 (4.47%) Law
8 28 (3.79%) Retail
9 19 (2.57%) Banking
10 18 (2.44%) Legal
11 14 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (1.22%) Marketing
12 9 (1.22%) Telecoms
13 8 (1.08%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.95%) Presentation Skills
15 6 (0.81%) Police
16 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.68%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.54%) Electronics
18 3 (0.41%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 313 (42.35%) Developer
2 215 (29.09%) Software Engineer
3 158 (21.38%) Java Developer
4 84 (11.37%) Senior Developer
5 81 (10.96%) Senior Software Engineer
6 61 (8.25%) Software Developer
7 56 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
8 37 (5.01%) Full Stack Developer
9 36 (4.87%) Java Engineer
9 36 (4.87%) Lead Software Engineer
10 34 (4.60%) Test Engineer
11 30 (4.06%) Site Engineer
11 30 (4.06%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 28 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
12 28 (3.79%) Java Software Engineer
13 26 (3.52%) Data Engineer
14 23 (3.11%) Junior
14 23 (3.11%) Junior Developer
15 21 (2.84%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 20 (2.71%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (27.06%) Spring
2 188 (25.44%) React
3 118 (15.97%) AngularJS
4 114 (15.43%) Node.js
5 105 (14.21%) HTML
6 103 (13.94%) Spring Boot
7 93 (12.58%) CSS
7 93 (12.58%) Kafka
8 86 (11.64%) REST
9 77 (10.42%) RESTful
10 71 (9.61%) .NET
11 70 (9.47%) HTML5
12 40 (5.41%) Vue.js
13 37 (5.01%) Web Services
14 35 (4.74%) SOAP
15 33 (4.47%) XML
16 30 (4.06%) CSS3
17 24 (3.25%) JSON
18 22 (2.98%) Hibernate
19 21 (2.84%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.18%) Cloud Native
2 38 (5.14%) User Experience
3 31 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (3.79%) Blog
5 27 (3.65%) Cyberattack
5 27 (3.65%) Data Protection Act
6 26 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.98%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.84%) Data Structures
9 20 (2.71%) Cybercrime
10 19 (2.57%) Cyber Defence
10 19 (2.57%) Social Media
11 16 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
11 16 (2.17%) Virtual Team
12 14 (1.89%) Algorithms
12 14 (1.89%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.35%) IoT
13 10 (1.35%) NHS
13 10 (1.35%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 121 (16.37%) Linux
2 55 (7.44%) Android
3 49 (6.63%) Windows
4 48 (6.50%) Apple iOS
5 42 (5.68%) Unix
6 9 (1.22%) Mesosphere
7 6 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.68%) CentOS
8 5 (0.68%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.68%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.41%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (62.38%) Agile
2 327 (44.25%) Software Engineering
3 245 (33.15%) DevOps
4 181 (24.49%) CI/CD
5 162 (21.92%) TDD
6 153 (20.70%) Microservices
7 144 (19.49%) Test Automation
8 133 (18.00%) Mentoring
9 122 (16.51%) Full Stack Development
10 121 (16.37%) Scrum
11 120 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
12 116 (15.70%) OO
13 112 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
14 95 (12.86%) Coaching
15 73 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
16 64 (8.66%) Infrastructure as Code
17 63 (8.53%) Analytics
17 63 (8.53%) Configuration Management
18 60 (8.12%) Pair Programming
19 56 (7.58%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 298 (40.32%) JavaScript
2 281 (38.02%) Python
3 159 (21.52%) C#
4 157 (21.24%) Go
5 128 (17.32%) SQL
6 101 (13.67%) C++
7 74 (10.01%) Kotlin
7 74 (10.01%) TypeScript
8 72 (9.74%) Ruby
9 68 (9.20%) Scala
10 30 (4.06%) PowerShell
11 29 (3.92%) Bash
12 26 (3.52%) C
13 20 (2.71%) PHP
14 19 (2.57%) Apple Swift
14 19 (2.57%) ES6
14 19 (2.57%) Objective-C
15 15 (2.03%) ES7
15 15 (2.03%) ES8
16 11 (1.49%) F#
Qualifications
1 138 (18.67%) Security Cleared
2 85 (11.50%) Degree
3 65 (8.80%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.30%) CIW
4 17 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (2.30%) OCA
4 17 (2.30%) OCP
4 17 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
5 13 (1.76%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.95%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.19%) QA
2 17 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.68%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.27%) GDPR
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 175 (23.68%) Docker
2 4 (0.54%) Postfix
2 4 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.41%) Firmware
4 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 216 (29.23%) Kubernetes
2 115 (15.56%) Terraform
3 41 (5.55%) Ansible
4 36 (4.87%) Prometheus
5 27 (3.65%) Grafana
6 17 (2.30%) Puppet
7 15 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.22%) Automic
8 9 (1.22%) Consul
9 7 (0.95%) Istio
10 5 (0.68%) HP ALM
10 5 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.54%) Pacemaker
11 4 (0.54%) Podman
12 3 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.27%) Kibana
14 1 (0.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 86 (11.64%) Oracle
2 69 (9.34%) Microsoft
3 63 (8.53%) Google
4 29 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.30%) Twitter
6 11 (1.49%) Dell
6 11 (1.49%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.35%) Splunk
8 9 (1.22%) Hitachi
8 9 (1.22%) VMware
9 8 (1.08%) HP
9 8 (1.08%) Perforce
10 6 (0.81%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.68%) Cisco
12 4 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.54%) IBM
13 3 (0.41%) MuleSoft
14 2 (0.27%) Databricks
14 2 (0.27%) SAP
15 1 (0.14%) Adobe