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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 240 226 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 7 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 0
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -15.78%
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
2850 3260 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.44% 49.34% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2528 2916 3758
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015. 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 -7 4 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Cheshire -1 3 £38,000 -24.00%
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 5 (55.56%) JSF
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) EJB
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) JDBC
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (33.33%) JBoss
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (33.33%) Swing
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (33.33%) JMS
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (33.33%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Redmine
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) JSF
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Swing
3 3 (33.33%) JMS
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) JDBC
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
4 1 (11.11%) OCAJ
4 1 (11.11%) OCA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago