The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 231 235 230
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 22 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 11
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Java Software Engineer
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
6528 7056 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.51% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5429 5734 5556
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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 +1 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Cheshire +4 6 £51,000 +56.92%
Lancashire - 2 £43,750 -
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 23 (82.14%) Spring
4 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (67.86%) J2EE
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle
7 12 (42.86%) SQL
7 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
8 11 (39.29%) Web Services
8 11 (39.29%) JSP
9 10 (35.71%) MVC
10 9 (32.14%) Scrum
10 9 (32.14%) Spring MVC
10 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
11 8 (28.57%) Linux
11 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
12 7 (25.00%) XML
12 7 (25.00%) SOAP
12 7 (25.00%) Struts
12 7 (25.00%) REST
12 7 (25.00%) Java EE
13 6 (21.43%) Subversion
13 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 6 (21.43%) Ant
13 6 (21.43%) JUnit
13 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
13 6 (21.43%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.71%) JasperReports
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 6 (21.43%) Ant
2 6 (21.43%) JUnit
2 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.86%) JIRA
4 4 (14.29%) Maven
4 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.71%) CruiseControl
5 3 (10.71%) Selenium
6 2 (7.14%) Mockito
6 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
7 1 (3.57%) Gradle
7 1 (3.57%) Gerrit
7 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (10.71%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 23 (82.14%) Spring
3 19 (67.86%) J2EE
4 11 (39.29%) JSP
4 11 (39.29%) Web Services
5 9 (32.14%) Spring MVC
6 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 7 (25.00%) REST
7 7 (25.00%) Java EE
7 7 (25.00%) XML
7 7 (25.00%) SOAP
7 7 (25.00%) Struts
8 6 (21.43%) HTML
9 5 (17.86%) JSF
9 5 (17.86%) jQuery
9 5 (17.86%) JPA
9 5 (17.86%) RESTful
10 4 (14.29%) JDBC
11 3 (10.71%) CSS
11 3 (10.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
6 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
6 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) WFM
8 3 (10.71%) Product Management
8 3 (10.71%) Open Source
8 3 (10.71%) B2B
8 3 (10.71%) OOP
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.57%) Change Control
10 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
10 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.57%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle