The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank - 245 236
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 0 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 9
Average salary - £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.22%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6899 7158 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.33% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5593 6013 6113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Java Programmer Salary Trend in the North West

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) Spring
4 6 (42.86%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) REST
5 5 (35.71%) Servlets
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Struts
6 4 (28.57%) JUnit
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Jetty
7 3 (21.43%) JPA
7 3 (21.43%) OC4J
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
7 3 (21.43%) JSP
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) JBoss
7 3 (21.43%) Eclipse

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) Jetty
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSH
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Ant
4 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Servlets
5 4 (28.57%) Struts
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (21.43%) JPA
6 3 (21.43%) OC4J
6 3 (21.43%) JSP
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) JSF
7 2 (14.29%) XML-RPC
7 2 (14.29%) Java RMI
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) Java EE
8 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Online Games
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Game Development
4 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase
3 1 (7.14%) IBM