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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 228 256 251
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 4 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.071% 0.078% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.19% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 16
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +11.11%
Java SE
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
2124 2612 3337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.70% 40.69% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 2196 2846
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java SE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Java SE Salary Trend in the North West

Java SE
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Java SE Salary Histogram in the North West

Java SE
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 Java SE within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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 +12 4 £35,500 +5.18%
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Java SE 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 Java SE.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) IBM
2 21 (95.45%) JMS
2 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 21 (95.45%) WebSphere
3 16 (72.73%) NetBeans
3 16 (72.73%) Eclipse
3 16 (72.73%) Subversion
3 16 (72.73%) Spring
3 16 (72.73%) Java EE
3 16 (72.73%) JPA
3 16 (72.73%) JAX-RS
3 16 (72.73%) Oracle Database
3 16 (72.73%) Oracle
3 16 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (68.18%) Apache Flex
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) MuleSoft
6 5 (22.73%) SDLC
6 5 (22.73%) TIBCO
6 5 (22.73%) webMethods
6 5 (22.73%) Software AG
6 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (22.73%) SOA

Java SE
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 21 (95.45%) WebSphere
2 16 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (22.73%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Eclipse
1 16 (72.73%) NetBeans
1 16 (72.73%) Subversion
General
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) Java Developer
3 16 (72.73%) Lead Developer
3 16 (72.73%) Lead Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) JMS
2 16 (72.73%) Java EE
2 16 (72.73%) JAX-RS
2 16 (72.73%) JPA
2 16 (72.73%) Spring
3 15 (68.18%) Apache Flex
4 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) SDLC
2 5 (22.73%) SOA
2 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) IBM
2 16 (72.73%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) MuleSoft
3 5 (22.73%) Software AG
3 5 (22.73%) TIBCO
3 5 (22.73%) webMethods
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com