The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 62 74 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 254 224 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.53% 3.10% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 3.28% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 229 213 359
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,200 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6822 6839 7208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.82% 94.75% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5529 5855 6319
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +24 168 £42,500 +21.42% 35
Lancashire +16 40 £37,000 +2.77% 7
Cheshire -36 38 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Merseyside -18 6 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 494 (100.00%) Java
2 296 (59.92%) Spring
3 246 (49.80%) J2EE
4 235 (47.57%) Hibernate
5 215 (43.52%) SQL
6 159 (32.19%) Agile Software Development
7 148 (29.96%) JavaScript
8 147 (29.76%) Tomcat
9 144 (29.15%) HTML
10 139 (28.14%) Oracle
11 126 (25.51%) XML
12 122 (24.70%) OO
13 119 (24.09%) Linux
14 118 (23.89%) TDD
15 111 (22.47%) Scrum
16 102 (20.65%) Eclipse
16 102 (20.65%) E-Commerce
17 98 (19.84%) CSS
18 93 (18.83%) Web Services
19 92 (18.62%) JSP
20 91 (18.42%) Java EE
21 90 (18.22%) Maven
22 88 (17.81%) jQuery
23 85 (17.21%) Servlets
24 73 (14.78%) MVC
25 69 (13.97%) Degree
26 67 (13.56%) WebSphere
26 67 (13.56%) Subversion
26 67 (13.56%) JUnit
26 67 (13.56%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 147 (29.76%) Tomcat
2 67 (13.56%) WebSphere
3 27 (5.47%) Apache
4 26 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (2.23%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (1.82%) GlassFish
7 9 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
8 8 (1.62%) Jetty
9 7 (1.42%) Confluence
10 5 (1.01%) CMS
10 5 (1.01%) Mule
11 2 (0.40%) Liferay
12 1 (0.20%) FileNet
12 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Integration
12 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Process Server
12 1 (0.20%) Node.js
12 1 (0.20%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 7 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.51%) HTTP
2 17 (3.44%) Internet
3 10 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.01%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.81%) AMQP
6 2 (0.40%) Intranet
6 2 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (13.56%) MySQL
2 66 (13.36%) SQL Server
3 53 (10.73%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.87%) Oracle Database
5 28 (5.67%) DB2
6 24 (4.86%) Hazelcast
7 16 (3.24%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.02%) Big Data
10 9 (1.82%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.82%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.42%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.21%) Informix
13 4 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.40%) Mahout
14 2 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 102 (20.65%) Eclipse
2 90 (18.22%) Maven
3 67 (13.56%) Subversion
3 67 (13.56%) JUnit
4 45 (9.11%) Ant
5 37 (7.49%) Git (software)
6 31 (6.28%) Jenkins
7 24 (4.86%) Selenium
8 23 (4.66%) JIRA
9 20 (4.05%) NetBeans
10 17 (3.44%) Hudson
11 16 (3.24%) Mockito
12 9 (1.82%) Gerrit
13 7 (1.42%) JMeter
13 7 (1.42%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.01%) Introscope
14 5 (1.01%) Gradle
14 5 (1.01%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.81%) SoapUI
15 4 (0.81%) Log4j
General
1 56 (11.34%) Finance
2 41 (8.30%) Retail
3 20 (4.05%) Automotive
4 8 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.42%) Games
6 6 (1.21%) Marketing
7 3 (0.61%) Banking
8 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.40%) Law
8 2 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (59.92%) Spring
2 246 (49.80%) J2EE
3 235 (47.57%) Hibernate
4 144 (29.15%) HTML
5 126 (25.51%) XML
6 98 (19.84%) CSS
7 93 (18.83%) Web Services
8 92 (18.62%) JSP
9 91 (18.42%) Java EE
10 88 (17.81%) jQuery
11 85 (17.21%) Servlets
12 65 (13.16%) JMS
13 57 (11.54%) SOAP
14 53 (10.73%) Struts
15 47 (9.51%) JDBC
15 47 (9.51%) Ajax
16 46 (9.31%) XSLT
17 43 (8.70%) Spring MVC
18 40 (8.10%) EJB
18 40 (8.10%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.73%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (4.66%) Open Source
3 16 (3.24%) Mathematics
4 12 (2.43%) Digital Media
5 8 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.21%) iPhone
6 6 (1.21%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.21%) N-Tier
7 4 (0.81%) Social Media
7 4 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.61%) W3C
8 3 (0.61%) Clustering
9 2 (0.40%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.20%) DTV
10 1 (0.20%) PDA
10 1 (0.20%) DataPower
10 1 (0.20%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 119 (24.09%) Linux
2 57 (11.54%) Windows
3 48 (9.72%) UNIX
4 40 (8.10%) Android
5 32 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.21%) AIX
7 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.40%) CentOS
9 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (32.19%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (24.70%) OO
3 118 (23.89%) TDD
4 111 (22.47%) Scrum
5 102 (20.65%) E-Commerce
6 73 (14.78%) MVC
7 65 (13.16%) Software Engineering
8 49 (9.92%) Web Development
9 45 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (6.68%) Unit Testing
10 33 (6.68%) OOA/OOD
10 33 (6.68%) OOD
11 28 (5.67%) Pair Programming
12 27 (5.47%) BDD
13 21 (4.25%) Web Application Development
14 20 (4.05%) OOP
15 19 (3.85%) Data Modelling
15 19 (3.85%) UML
16 16 (3.24%) Project Management
17 13 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 494 (100.00%) Java
2 215 (43.52%) SQL
3 148 (29.96%) JavaScript
4 42 (8.50%) XPath
5 27 (5.47%) C++
6 23 (4.66%) C
7 21 (4.25%) PHP
8 17 (3.44%) Scala
9 14 (2.83%) C#
10 10 (2.02%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.82%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.62%) Python
13 6 (1.21%) Ruby
14 5 (1.01%) PowerHouse
15 3 (0.61%) Groovy
16 2 (0.40%) Golang
16 2 (0.40%) Ada
16 2 (0.40%) Perl
16 2 (0.40%) COBOL
17 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (13.97%) Degree
2 9 (1.82%) HND
3 6 (1.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.61%) MCP
4 3 (0.61%) MCSE
4 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.66%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.42%) Puppet
2 2 (0.40%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 139 (28.14%) Oracle
2 64 (12.96%) JBoss
3 32 (6.48%) Red Hat
4 21 (4.25%) IBM
5 20 (4.05%) Sybase
6 12 (2.43%) Google
7 9 (1.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (1.42%) Perforce
9 5 (1.01%) Compuware
9 5 (1.01%) HP
9 5 (1.01%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.81%) WSO2
10 4 (0.81%) Actimize
11 3 (0.61%) ATG
12 2 (0.40%) Talend
12 2 (0.40%) Progress
13 1 (0.20%) SAP
13 1 (0.20%) Chordiant
13 1 (0.20%) Adobe
13 1 (0.20%) Zend
North West England
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Share options
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum to £45,000 dep on experience + excel
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 dep on experience + excellent bonus & bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 50,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + pension, package, health, life
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago