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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / North West
Rank - 225 252
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 0 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.25% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.68% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 5
Median salary - £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%

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
2463 2063 2838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.97% 37.02% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 1802 2518
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Mule
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Guice
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails

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 3 (75.00%) Mule
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Django
1 1 (25.00%) Guice
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google