The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 251 239 241
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 11 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 18
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Java Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6996 6412 7133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.92% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 5512 6101
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 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
Manchester -4 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 10 (71.43%) JMS
4 7 (50.00%) OO
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (50.00%) Spring
5 6 (42.86%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) UML
6 5 (35.71%) OOP
6 5 (35.71%) DOM
6 5 (35.71%) XSLT
6 5 (35.71%) JUnit
6 5 (35.71%) JSP
6 5 (35.71%) Servlets
6 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
6 5 (35.71%) J2SE
6 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (35.71%) HTTP
6 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
6 5 (35.71%) SAX
6 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (35.71%) Games
6 5 (35.71%) Maven
6 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
6 5 (35.71%) XPath
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JUnit
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) JMS
2 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) DOM
4 5 (35.71%) XSLT
4 5 (35.71%) JSP
4 5 (35.71%) Servlets
4 5 (35.71%) J2SE
4 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
4 5 (35.71%) SAX
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) Grails
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) XPath
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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