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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 254 233 251
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 7 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.16% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.33% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
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
3188 3295 3498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.03% 48.06% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 2960 3137
Average salary £37,804 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.01% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 SE within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Manchester -5 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (93.55%) UNIX
2 29 (93.55%) Java EE
3 21 (67.74%) TIBCO EMS
3 21 (67.74%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 21 (67.74%) TIBCO iProcess
3 21 (67.74%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 21 (67.74%) Shell Script
3 21 (67.74%) TIBCO
3 21 (67.74%) Rendezvous
3 21 (67.74%) BusinessWorks
3 21 (67.74%) Middleware
4 11 (35.48%) Finance
5 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
5 10 (32.26%) Retail
5 10 (32.26%) Spring
5 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (32.26%) Problem Management
5 10 (32.26%) Degree
6 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
6 8 (25.81%) JSON
6 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
6 8 (25.81%) QA
6 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (25.81%) JPA
6 8 (25.81%) RESTful
6 8 (25.81%) Open Source
6 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.81%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (67.74%) TIBCO EMS
1 21 (67.74%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 21 (67.74%) BusinessWorks
1 21 (67.74%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 21 (67.74%) TIBCO iProcess
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.45%) Maven
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
1 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
1 10 (32.26%) TIBCO Support
2 8 (25.81%) TIBCO Specialist
3 7 (22.58%) TIBCO Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Consultant
4 6 (19.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) Java EE
2 21 (67.74%) Rendezvous
2 21 (67.74%) Middleware
3 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
3 10 (32.26%) Spring
4 8 (25.81%) JSON
4 8 (25.81%) JPA
4 8 (25.81%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) JSF
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE
5 2 (6.45%) EJB
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) JDBC
5 2 (6.45%) JSP
5 2 (6.45%) Swing
5 2 (6.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) UNIX
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Problem Management
2 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) TDD
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Shell Script
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) C
4 2 (6.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) TIBCO
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
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