The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 199 232 220
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 32 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.38% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 27
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Engineer
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
5353 6787 6388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.12% 96.58% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4488 5731 5335
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,001 £24,000 £24,500
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Java Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 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 +26 24 £46,750 +39.55% 5
Merseyside -1 8 £38,750 -35.41%
Lancashire - 8 £38,750 -
Cheshire +24 4 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (76.00%) Software Engineering
3 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (56.00%) Spring
5 34 (45.33%) Hibernate
6 28 (37.33%) QA
6 28 (37.33%) Maven
6 28 (37.33%) SQL
7 27 (36.00%) Jenkins
8 26 (34.67%) JSON
9 25 (33.33%) Scrum
10 24 (32.00%) XML
11 23 (30.67%) SOAP
12 22 (29.33%) J2EE
13 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
14 20 (26.67%) TDD
15 19 (25.33%) Java EE
15 19 (25.33%) Oracle
15 19 (25.33%) Linux
15 19 (25.33%) JMS
15 19 (25.33%) DevOps
16 18 (24.00%) Test Scripting
16 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (22.67%) Web Development
17 17 (22.67%) Open Source
17 17 (22.67%) Degree
18 16 (21.33%) Selenium
18 16 (21.33%) Algorithms
19 15 (20.00%) Docker
19 15 (20.00%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (17.33%) Apache
2 13 (17.33%) Tomcat
3 12 (16.00%) Mule
4 4 (5.33%) JBoss
4 4 (5.33%) Node.js
5 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (16.00%) Amazon S3
1 12 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 12 (16.00%) PaaS
1 12 (16.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (16.00%) Couchbase
1 12 (16.00%) Hazelcast
2 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (2.67%) Big Data
6 2 (2.67%) DB2
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (37.33%) Maven
2 27 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (21.33%) Selenium
5 14 (18.67%) Hudson
6 13 (17.33%) JIRA
7 12 (16.00%) git-flow
8 6 (8.00%) Ant
8 6 (8.00%) JUnit
9 5 (6.67%) Cucumber
9 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
9 5 (6.67%) Gradle
9 5 (6.67%) Jasmine
9 5 (6.67%) Mockito
9 5 (6.67%) WebDriver
10 4 (5.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (5.33%) Subversion
11 2 (2.67%) Artifactory
11 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
11 2 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
1 5 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (1.33%) Games
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.00%) Spring
2 34 (45.33%) Hibernate
3 26 (34.67%) JSON
4 24 (32.00%) XML
5 23 (30.67%) SOAP
6 22 (29.33%) J2EE
7 19 (25.33%) Java EE
7 19 (25.33%) JMS
8 12 (16.00%) Apache Avro
8 12 (16.00%) Apache Camel
8 12 (16.00%) Apache Thrift
8 12 (16.00%) EDI
8 12 (16.00%) JSP
8 12 (16.00%) Middleware
8 12 (16.00%) Protocol Buffers
8 12 (16.00%) REST
8 12 (16.00%) ZeroMQ
9 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
10 10 (13.33%) HTML
11 9 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Algorithms
2 14 (18.67%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.33%) APACS
7 1 (1.33%) EMV
7 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Unix
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (76.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.33%) Scrum
4 20 (26.67%) TDD
5 19 (25.33%) DevOps
6 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (24.00%) Test Scripting
7 17 (22.67%) Open Source
7 17 (22.67%) Web Development
8 15 (20.00%) BDD
9 12 (16.00%) Data Modelling
9 12 (16.00%) Data Transformation
9 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
9 12 (16.00%) Microservices
9 12 (16.00%) Physical Data Model
9 12 (16.00%) SOA
10 9 (12.00%) MVC
11 8 (10.67%) QA Automation
12 7 (9.33%) Defect Management
12 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (37.33%) SQL
3 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.67%) C++
5 7 (9.33%) C
6 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.00%) Ruby
8 2 (2.67%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.67%) Groovy
8 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) C#
9 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) MCP
3 1 (1.33%) MCSE
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (37.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) Google
2 12 (16.00%) webMethods
2 12 (16.00%) WSO2
3 5 (6.67%) HP
3 5 (6.67%) Telerik
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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