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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 216 215 246
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 18 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.52% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.54% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 21
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
5511 6304 6830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.72% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4665 5026 5506
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -2 11 £47,500 +37.68% 3
Cheshire +31 7 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (97.44%) Software Engineering
3 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (58.97%) JSON
5 22 (56.41%) Maven
5 22 (56.41%) Git (software)
6 21 (53.85%) XML
7 20 (51.28%) Open Source
8 19 (48.72%) Jenkins
9 18 (46.15%) DevOps
10 17 (43.59%) TDD
11 16 (41.03%) QA
11 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (41.03%) SOAP
12 15 (38.46%) Scrum
12 15 (38.46%) Algorithms
13 14 (35.90%) Apache
14 13 (33.33%) SQL
14 13 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (33.33%) Docker
15 12 (30.77%) Microservices
15 12 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
15 12 (30.77%) Apache Camel
15 12 (30.77%) Apache Thrift
15 12 (30.77%) git-flow
15 12 (30.77%) Hazelcast
15 12 (30.77%) WSO2
15 12 (30.77%) Couchbase
15 12 (30.77%) Protocol Buffers

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (35.90%) Apache
2 12 (30.77%) Mule
2 12 (30.77%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.26%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon S3
2 12 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (30.77%) PaaS
2 12 (30.77%) SaaS
3 4 (10.26%) GitHub
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (30.77%) Couchbase
1 12 (30.77%) Hazelcast
2 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.13%) Big Data
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.56%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.56%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (56.41%) Git (software)
1 22 (56.41%) Maven
2 19 (48.72%) Jenkins
3 12 (30.77%) git-flow
3 12 (30.77%) Hudson
4 10 (25.64%) Selenium
5 8 (20.51%) Cucumber
6 6 (15.38%) JUnit
7 4 (10.26%) Ant
7 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
7 4 (10.26%) Grunt
7 4 (10.26%) Jasmine
7 4 (10.26%) JIRA
7 4 (10.26%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (10.26%) Mockito
7 4 (10.26%) RSpec
7 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.13%) Gerrit
General
1 3 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) JSON
2 21 (53.85%) XML
3 16 (41.03%) SOAP
4 12 (30.77%) Apache Avro
4 12 (30.77%) Apache Camel
4 12 (30.77%) Apache Thrift
4 12 (30.77%) EDI
4 12 (30.77%) JMS
4 12 (30.77%) Middleware
4 12 (30.77%) Protocol Buffers
4 12 (30.77%) ZeroMQ
5 11 (28.21%) Spring
6 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) Java EE
9 6 (15.38%) HTML
9 6 (15.38%) JPA
9 6 (15.38%) JSP
10 5 (12.82%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Algorithms
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.82%) User Experience
4 4 (10.26%) BBC
4 4 (10.26%) iDTV
5 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Software Engineering
2 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) Open Source
4 18 (46.15%) DevOps
5 17 (43.59%) TDD
6 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (38.46%) Scrum
8 12 (30.77%) BDD
8 12 (30.77%) Data Modelling
8 12 (30.77%) Data Transformation
8 12 (30.77%) Microservices
8 12 (30.77%) Physical Data Model
8 12 (30.77%) SOA
8 12 (30.77%) Test Scripting
8 12 (30.77%) Web Development
9 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
10 7 (17.95%) MVC
10 7 (17.95%) OO
11 5 (12.82%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (10.26%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.13%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) Python
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.56%) Mesos
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Google
1 12 (30.77%) webMethods
1 12 (30.77%) WSO2
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle
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