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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 241 210 222
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 11 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.45% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 37
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
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
6897 6394 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.33% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5407 6751
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -29 11 £40,000 - 1
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) Spring
4 21 (67.74%) Linux
4 21 (67.74%) Scrum
5 19 (61.29%) J2EE
5 19 (61.29%) E-Commerce
6 18 (58.06%) SOAP
6 18 (58.06%) Java EE
7 14 (45.16%) Web Services
8 13 (41.94%) HTML
8 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
9 12 (38.71%) C#
9 12 (38.71%) .NET
9 12 (38.71%) Retail
10 11 (35.48%) Oracle
10 11 (35.48%) Servlets
10 11 (35.48%) Maven
11 10 (32.26%) PHP
11 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
11 10 (32.26%) MVC
11 10 (32.26%) Logistics
11 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (29.03%) SQL
12 9 (29.03%) JUnit
12 9 (29.03%) JSP
12 9 (29.03%) XML
12 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
12 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
2 6 (19.35%) JBoss
2 6 (19.35%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.68%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (22.58%) MySQL
4 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Maven
2 9 (29.03%) JUnit
3 7 (22.58%) Gradle
4 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 6 (19.35%) Selenium
4 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.90%) Gerrit
6 3 (9.68%) Mockito
7 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (38.71%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Games
3 3 (9.68%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) Spring
2 19 (61.29%) J2EE
3 18 (58.06%) SOAP
3 18 (58.06%) Java EE
4 14 (45.16%) Web Services
5 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 12 (38.71%) .NET
7 11 (35.48%) Servlets
8 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
9 9 (29.03%) JSP
9 9 (29.03%) XML
10 8 (25.81%) CSS
10 8 (25.81%) Hibernate
11 7 (22.58%) Grails
11 7 (22.58%) J2SE
12 6 (19.35%) JMS
13 5 (16.13%) REST
14 4 (12.90%) RESTful
14 4 (12.90%) XML Schema
14 4 (12.90%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) DTV
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Android
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) Scrum
4 19 (61.29%) E-Commerce
5 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 10 (32.26%) Logistics
6 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (19.35%) Change Control
6 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
7 5 (16.13%) OO
8 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.23%) UML
10 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (38.71%) C#
3 10 (32.26%) PHP
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.90%) XPath
7 3 (9.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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