The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 237 251 223
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 6 10 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.100% 0.15% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.38% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 37
Median salary £49,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
J2SE
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2453 2636 3285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.76% 39.46% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2126 2267 2768
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

J2SE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

J2SE Salary Trend in the North West

J2SE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 4 £49,250 +15.88% 1
Cheshire +21 2 - -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 North West region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Spring
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
5 8 (57.14%) XML
5 8 (57.14%) Android
6 7 (50.00%) J2EE
7 6 (42.86%) Linux
7 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
7 6 (42.86%) SDLC
8 5 (35.71%) Software Delivery
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
8 5 (35.71%) RESTful
8 5 (35.71%) iPad
8 5 (35.71%) Scrum
8 5 (35.71%) Maven
8 5 (35.71%) Grails
8 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (35.71%) JMS
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle
9 4 (28.57%) JUnit
9 4 (28.57%) Selenium
9 4 (28.57%) HTML5
10 3 (21.43%) Open Source
10 3 (21.43%) Docker

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
2 5 (35.71%) Maven
3 4 (28.57%) JUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
6 1 (7.14%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 8 (57.14%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) Grails
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) JMS
5 5 (35.71%) RESTful
5 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) EJB
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) Play Framework
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) J2ME
8 2 (14.29%) Java ME
9 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
9 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Android
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Software Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Microservices
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) DSDM
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) RUP
6 1 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) webMethods
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