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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 240 225 227
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 21 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 27
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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 +15 19 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cheshire -14 2 £35,000 -27.83%
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (70.37%) Spring
4 17 (62.96%) Linux
5 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 15 (55.56%) Java EE
6 14 (51.85%) Scrum
7 13 (48.15%) J2EE
7 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
8 12 (44.44%) .NET
8 12 (44.44%) C#
8 12 (44.44%) SOAP
9 11 (40.74%) Oracle
10 9 (33.33%) Servlets
10 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (33.33%) Maven
11 8 (29.63%) Logistics
11 8 (29.63%) Retail
11 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
11 8 (29.63%) JUnit
11 8 (29.63%) HTML
11 8 (29.63%) PHP
11 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (25.93%) Grails
12 7 (25.93%) SQL
12 7 (25.93%) MySQL
12 7 (25.93%) XML
12 7 (25.93%) JMS
12 7 (25.93%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.81%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (25.93%) MySQL
4 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
2 8 (29.63%) JUnit
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Gradle
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
4 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.41%) Mockito
5 2 (7.41%) Gerrit
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Games
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) Spring
2 15 (55.56%) Java EE
3 13 (48.15%) J2EE
4 12 (44.44%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) SOAP
5 9 (33.33%) Servlets
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
6 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
7 7 (25.93%) XML
7 7 (25.93%) J2SE
7 7 (25.93%) JMS
7 7 (25.93%) Grails
7 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
8 6 (22.22%) JSP
9 5 (18.52%) XML Schema
9 5 (18.52%) SAX
9 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (18.52%) DOM
9 5 (18.52%) XSLT
9 5 (18.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Android
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 14 (51.85%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Logistics
6 6 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Change Control
7 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
8 3 (11.11%) Web Development
9 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
9 2 (7.41%) MapReduce
9 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.41%) OO
9 2 (7.41%) Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.70%) UML
10 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) PHP
4 7 (25.93%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) XPath
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) JBoss
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
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