The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 179 183 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 4 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.060% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.14% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +4.39%
J2SE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1429 1453 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.43% 43.48% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1256 1527
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

J2SE
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Manchester region.

J2SE Salary Trend in Manchester

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Eclipse
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) Spring
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (66.67%) JMS
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Maven
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 8 (66.67%) SDLC
5 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
5 7 (58.33%) Android
5 7 (58.33%) iPad
5 7 (58.33%) Grails
5 7 (58.33%) RESTful
5 7 (58.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
7 3 (25.00%) Selenium
7 3 (25.00%) Scala
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Puppet
7 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (25.00%) REST

J2SE
Top Related 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 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Eclipse
2 8 (66.67%) Maven
3 3 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (25.00%) JUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) JMS
4 7 (58.33%) Grails
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) EJB
6 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (25.00%) Play Framework
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Android
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) SDLC
3 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Microservices
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) DSDM
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) webMethods
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
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