The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - 171 160
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.44% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.85% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 8
Average salary - £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1856 2114 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 45.86% 51.52% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1932 1664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
North West

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) Ajax
3 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) JBoss
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
7 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (30.00%) J2EE
8 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (20.00%) Servlets
8 2 (20.00%) Subversion
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (10.00%) Endeca
9 1 (10.00%) Retail
9 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (10.00%) Apache
9 1 (10.00%) Linux
9 1 (10.00%) UML
9 1 (10.00%) OOD
9 1 (10.00%) AWT
9 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
9 1 (10.00%) HTTP
9 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
9 1 (10.00%) MySQL

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Ajax
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
5 1 (10.00%) AWT
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Endeca