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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 224 232 218
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 20 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.27% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 25
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £53,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
5465 6672 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.93% 96.56% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4584 5653 5289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 +19 14 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Cheshire +19 6 £41,250 +65.00%
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (96.23%) Software Engineering
3 41 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (62.26%) Spring
5 32 (60.38%) Hibernate
6 27 (50.94%) JSON
7 24 (45.28%) Maven
8 23 (43.40%) SOAP
9 22 (41.51%) XML
10 21 (39.62%) Scrum
11 20 (37.74%) J2EE
11 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
12 19 (35.85%) Java EE
13 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
13 18 (33.96%) JMS
13 18 (33.96%) TDD
14 17 (32.08%) SQL
14 17 (32.08%) Open Source
14 17 (32.08%) QA
15 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (30.19%) Oracle
15 16 (30.19%) Algorithms
16 15 (28.30%) Web Development
17 14 (26.42%) DevOps
17 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
17 14 (26.42%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (24.53%) Apache
19 12 (22.64%) Amazon EC2
19 12 (22.64%) Amazon S3
19 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 13 (24.53%) Apache
2 12 (22.64%) Mule
2 12 (22.64%) WebSphere
3 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.77%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon S3
1 12 (22.64%) Google Cloud Platform
1 12 (22.64%) PaaS
1 12 (22.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (22.64%) Couchbase
1 12 (22.64%) Hazelcast
2 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
4 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.32%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (3.77%) Big Data
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Maven
2 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
3 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
4 12 (22.64%) git-flow
4 12 (22.64%) Hudson
5 6 (11.32%) JUnit
5 6 (11.32%) Selenium
6 5 (9.43%) Jasmine
6 5 (9.43%) JIRA
6 5 (9.43%) Mockito
7 4 (7.55%) Ant
7 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.55%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (3.77%) Subversion
9 1 (1.89%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Back Office
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) Spring
2 32 (60.38%) Hibernate
3 27 (50.94%) JSON
4 23 (43.40%) SOAP
5 22 (41.51%) XML
6 20 (37.74%) J2EE
7 19 (35.85%) Java EE
8 18 (33.96%) JMS
9 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
9 12 (22.64%) Apache Avro
9 12 (22.64%) Apache Camel
9 12 (22.64%) Apache Thrift
9 12 (22.64%) EDI
9 12 (22.64%) Middleware
9 12 (22.64%) Protocol Buffers
9 12 (22.64%) ZeroMQ
10 11 (20.75%) JSP
10 11 (20.75%) REST
11 10 (18.87%) RESTful
12 8 (15.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Algorithms
2 14 (26.42%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.55%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Unix
2 9 (16.98%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (96.23%) Software Engineering
2 41 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (39.62%) Scrum
4 18 (33.96%) TDD
5 17 (32.08%) Open Source
6 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (28.30%) Web Development
8 14 (26.42%) DevOps
8 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
9 12 (22.64%) BDD
9 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
9 12 (22.64%) Data Transformation
9 12 (22.64%) Microservices
9 12 (22.64%) Physical Data Model
9 12 (22.64%) SOA
9 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
10 8 (15.09%) MVC
11 7 (13.21%) Software Architecture
12 6 (11.32%) Logistics
12 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (32.08%) SQL
3 9 (16.98%) C++
4 8 (15.09%) C
4 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) Google
2 12 (22.64%) webMethods
2 12 (22.64%) WSO2
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