The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 172 167 193
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 6 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.40% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.91% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +26.92%
Java SE
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
1462 1761 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.47% 44.29% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1490 1972
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Java SE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Java SE Salary Trend in Manchester

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Java SE 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 Java SE.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 9 (81.82%) Eclipse
3 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) JMS
3 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
3 6 (54.55%) NetBeans
3 6 (54.55%) JPA
3 6 (54.55%) JAX-RS
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Redmine
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Solaris
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) JUnit
6 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Java SE 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 Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Eclipse
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) NetBeans
3 3 (27.27%) Redmine
3 3 (27.27%) JUnit
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) JMS
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
1 6 (54.55%) Java EE
1 6 (54.55%) JPA
1 6 (54.55%) JAX-RS
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
3 2 (18.18%) OCAJ
3 2 (18.18%) OCA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago