The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 184 148 143
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 1 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.95% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.066% 2.14% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 33
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
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
1506 1824 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.91% 44.66% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1548 1691
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Hazelcast
1 2 (100.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Grails
1 2 (100.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat