The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 66 101 49
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 204 188 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.62% 2.72% 5.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 2.82% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 193 177 310
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5423 6673 6310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.20% 96.63% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4543 5616 5262
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Java Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +45 126 £50,000 +25.00% 47
Cheshire +18 47 £41,250 -2.94% 12
Lancashire +9 18 £45,000 +63.63% 8
Merseyside +4 12 £48,750 +62.50% 5
Cumbria - 1 £30,500 - 1
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 462 (100.00%) Java
2 290 (62.77%) Spring
3 253 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 211 (45.67%) Hibernate
5 185 (40.04%) SQL
6 180 (38.96%) JavaScript
7 154 (33.33%) Java EE
8 153 (33.12%) HTML
9 147 (31.82%) Degree
10 141 (30.52%) Oracle
11 140 (30.30%) J2EE
12 137 (29.65%) Web Services
13 135 (29.22%) Software Engineering
14 123 (26.62%) CSS
15 91 (19.70%) JUnit
16 83 (17.97%) Scrum
17 82 (17.75%) Tomcat
18 79 (17.10%) XML
18 79 (17.10%) SOAP
19 78 (16.88%) TDD
20 73 (15.80%) Linux
20 73 (15.80%) OO
20 73 (15.80%) MVC
21 72 (15.58%) Eclipse
22 68 (14.72%) Computer Science
22 68 (14.72%) RESTful
23 63 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
24 62 (13.42%) Finance
24 62 (13.42%) SQL Server
25 60 (12.99%) MySQL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (17.75%) Tomcat
2 52 (11.26%) WebSphere
3 36 (7.79%) JBoss
4 29 (6.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 28 (6.06%) Apache
6 11 (2.38%) Mule
7 10 (2.16%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.52%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.08%) Node.js
10 4 (0.87%) Apache TomEE
11 3 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.65%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.65%) CMS
12 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.22%) IIS
13 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.65%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.76%) SaaS
3 15 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.38%) Amazon S3
4 11 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (2.38%) PaaS
5 3 (0.65%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) Heroku
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.08%) HTTP
2 3 (0.65%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.43%) Internet
4 1 (0.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (13.42%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.99%) MySQL
3 52 (11.26%) Relational Database
4 26 (5.63%) Oracle Database
5 21 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (3.68%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.68%) RDBMS
7 14 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (3.03%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.38%) Big Data
8 11 (2.38%) Couchbase
8 11 (2.38%) Hazelcast
9 7 (1.52%) JasperReports
10 6 (1.30%) DB2
11 4 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.65%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 91 (19.70%) JUnit
2 72 (15.58%) Eclipse
3 46 (9.96%) Maven
4 42 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 39 (8.44%) Git (software)
5 39 (8.44%) Subversion
6 35 (7.58%) Selenium
7 31 (6.71%) Ant
8 22 (4.76%) NetBeans
9 17 (3.68%) IntelliJ
10 12 (2.60%) Hudson
10 12 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (2.38%) git-flow
12 10 (2.16%) Gradle
12 10 (2.16%) TestNG
13 9 (1.95%) JIRA
14 8 (1.73%) Jasmine
15 7 (1.52%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.52%) Mockito
15 7 (1.52%) MyEclipse
General
1 62 (13.42%) Finance
2 11 (2.38%) Games
3 7 (1.52%) Banking
4 6 (1.30%) Automotive
5 5 (1.08%) Back Office
5 5 (1.08%) Retail
6 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.65%) Marketing
7 2 (0.43%) Billing
7 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (62.77%) Spring
2 211 (45.67%) Hibernate
3 154 (33.33%) Java EE
4 153 (33.12%) HTML
5 140 (30.30%) J2EE
6 137 (29.65%) Web Services
7 123 (26.62%) CSS
8 79 (17.10%) SOAP
8 79 (17.10%) XML
9 68 (14.72%) RESTful
10 53 (11.47%) jQuery
11 51 (11.04%) JPA
12 49 (10.61%) JSP
13 45 (9.74%) JMS
14 44 (9.52%) Struts
15 43 (9.31%) JSON
16 38 (8.23%) AngularJS
17 36 (7.79%) Spring MVC
18 32 (6.93%) JDBC
18 32 (6.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.72%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 22 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.90%) Algorithms
5 14 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.95%) Mobile Games
7 8 (1.73%) Telematics
8 6 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.30%) User Experience
9 5 (1.08%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.87%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.65%) APACS
11 3 (0.65%) EMV
11 3 (0.65%) iPad
11 3 (0.65%) Physics
11 3 (0.65%) Wiki
12 2 (0.43%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.43%) W3C
13 1 (0.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 73 (15.80%) Linux
2 38 (8.23%) Unix
3 21 (4.55%) Windows
4 15 (3.25%) Android
5 6 (1.30%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.43%) AIX
6 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (29.22%) Software Engineering
3 83 (17.97%) Scrum
4 78 (16.88%) TDD
5 73 (15.80%) MVC
5 73 (15.80%) OO
6 63 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (12.77%) Unit Testing
8 52 (11.26%) OOD
9 40 (8.66%) SDLC
10 36 (7.79%) BDD
11 35 (7.58%) Multithreading
12 34 (7.36%) OOP
13 32 (6.93%) Mentoring
14 31 (6.71%) Web Development
15 30 (6.49%) E-Commerce
16 26 (5.63%) Analytics
16 26 (5.63%) Concurrent Programming
17 25 (5.41%) Open Source
18 23 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 462 (100.00%) Java
2 185 (40.04%) SQL
3 180 (38.96%) JavaScript
4 37 (8.01%) C++
5 20 (4.33%) Shell Script
6 13 (2.81%) Ruby
7 12 (2.60%) C
8 9 (1.95%) C#
9 8 (1.73%) Groovy
9 8 (1.73%) Scala
10 7 (1.52%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.30%) Python
12 5 (1.08%) COBOL
12 5 (1.08%) PHP
12 5 (1.08%) REXX
13 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.43%) Perl
14 1 (0.22%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 147 (31.82%) Degree
2 6 (1.30%) HND
3 3 (0.65%) MCP
3 3 (0.65%) MCSE
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.66%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (3.68%) Docker
2 3 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 141 (30.52%) Oracle
2 33 (7.14%) IBM
3 18 (3.90%) Google
4 12 (2.60%) webMethods
5 11 (2.38%) WSO2
6 8 (1.73%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.08%) Twitter
8 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.87%) VMware
9 3 (0.65%) Adobe
9 3 (0.65%) SAP
10 2 (0.43%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.22%) Apple
11 1 (0.22%) Facebook
11 1 (0.22%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.22%) New Relic
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