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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 173 172 183
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 7 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.062% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.14% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Median salary £45,000 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £34,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
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
1382 1430 1715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.72% 44.20% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 1225 1452
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Manchester

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 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