The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 236 230 236
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 5 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.070% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 13
Average salary £45,000 £34,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.38% -8.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6749 6922 7197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 94.72% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5464 5920 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Manchester +6 5 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) J2EE
2 14 (66.67%) OO
2 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) JMS
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (33.33%) JSP
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Spring
6 6 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
6 6 (28.57%) Ajax
6 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) JUnit
6 6 (28.57%) UNIX
6 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) UML
6 6 (28.57%) OOP
6 6 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) Maven
8 4 (19.05%) Games
8 4 (19.05%) Grails

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JUnit
2 4 (19.05%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) J2EE
2 10 (47.62%) JMS
3 7 (33.33%) JSP
3 7 (33.33%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) Grails
6 4 (19.05%) DOM
6 4 (19.05%) XSLT
6 4 (19.05%) J2SE
6 4 (19.05%) Servlets
6 4 (19.05%) XML Schema
6 4 (19.05%) SAX
6 4 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.76%) JSON
8 1 (4.76%) REST
8 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Android
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) OO
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) UML
2 6 (28.57%) OOP
2 6 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) XPath
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
PortSwigger
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits and pension
Posted: 23 days ago