The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / North West
Rank 16 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 682 537 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.55% 9.87% 9.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.83% 20.07% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 578 452 575
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3440 2676 3479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.27% 49.18% 51.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 2292 3069
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Java Salary Trend in the North West

Java
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in the North West

Java
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 510 £50,000 +11.11% 92
Cheshire -3 89 £45,000 +4.65% 24
Merseyside -19 37 £37,000 -1.33%
Lancashire -13 35 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Cumbria +4 1 £42,500 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Java.

1 799 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
2 483 (35.13%) SQL
3 445 (32.36%) JavaScript
4 428 (31.13%) Spring
5 359 (26.11%) HTML
6 356 (25.89%) Scrum
7 353 (25.67%) TDD
8 319 (23.20%) Software Engineering
9 306 (22.25%) C#
10 297 (21.60%) CSS
11 284 (20.65%) Oracle
11 284 (20.65%) OO
12 283 (20.58%) Hibernate
13 280 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
14 247 (17.96%) J2EE
15 246 (17.89%) Web Services
16 235 (17.09%) Linux
17 229 (16.65%) Degree
18 215 (15.64%) Git (software)
19 208 (15.13%) .NET
20 205 (14.91%) Python
21 201 (14.62%) C++
22 191 (13.89%) jQuery
23 185 (13.45%) Jenkins
24 181 (13.16%) SDLC
25 176 (12.80%) MySQL
26 175 (12.73%) BDD
27 173 (12.58%) Finance
28 169 (12.29%) MVC
28 169 (12.29%) AngularJS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 158 (11.49%) Tomcat
2 80 (5.82%) JBoss
3 73 (5.31%) WebLogic
4 64 (4.65%) Apache Spark
4 64 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
5 58 (4.22%) WebSphere
6 44 (3.20%) Apache Pig
7 33 (2.40%) Apache
8 28 (2.04%) Apache Solr
9 24 (1.75%) CMS
10 22 (1.60%) Confluence
11 18 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (1.24%) Mule
13 14 (1.02%) Mule ESB
14 13 (0.95%) OpenStack
14 13 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 12 (0.87%) Jetty
16 10 (0.73%) Commerce Server
16 10 (0.73%) nginx
16 10 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.36%) SPSS
3 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.073%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.073%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.073%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.58%) Magento
3 5 (0.36%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.29%) OpenCart
4 4 (0.29%) osCommerce
4 4 (0.29%) SAP MII
5 3 (0.22%) BASE24
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.073%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 94 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.47%) GitHub
3 34 (2.47%) SaaS
4 16 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.95%) Google Play
6 9 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.51%) PaaS
8 6 (0.44%) IaaS
9 5 (0.36%) Office 365
10 3 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.22%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.22%) TestFlight
11 2 (0.15%) Heroku
12 1 (0.073%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.073%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.073%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.073%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.18%) HTTP
2 19 (1.38%) LDAP
3 13 (0.95%) Internet
4 12 (0.87%) DNS
5 9 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.51%) SSL
7 5 (0.36%) Broadband
7 5 (0.36%) Skype
8 4 (0.29%) DHCP
8 4 (0.29%) Intranet
8 4 (0.29%) IPv4
8 4 (0.29%) Network Security
8 4 (0.29%) VPN
9 3 (0.22%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.22%) RFID
10 2 (0.15%) Firewall
10 2 (0.15%) IMAP
10 2 (0.15%) SMTP
10 2 (0.15%) SS7
10 2 (0.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (12.80%) MySQL
2 144 (10.47%) MongoDB
3 139 (10.11%) NoSQL
4 119 (8.65%) SQL Server
5 117 (8.51%) Relational Database
6 116 (8.44%) Big Data
6 116 (8.44%) Hadoop
7 70 (5.09%) RDBMS
8 50 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
9 44 (3.20%) Apache Hive
10 34 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (2.04%) Oracle Database
12 18 (1.31%) DB2
13 17 (1.24%) Hazelcast
14 15 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.02%) Redis
16 12 (0.87%) Couchbase
16 12 (0.87%) Riak
Development Applications
1 215 (15.64%) Git (software)
2 185 (13.45%) Jenkins
3 136 (9.89%) Selenium
4 130 (9.45%) JUnit
5 121 (8.80%) Maven
6 101 (7.35%) Subversion
7 85 (6.18%) Eclipse
8 84 (6.11%) JIRA
9 74 (5.38%) Cucumber
10 65 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 64 (4.65%) Ant
12 63 (4.58%) Gradle
13 47 (3.42%) NUnit
14 36 (2.62%) Mercurial
15 35 (2.55%) Bitbucket
16 34 (2.47%) MSTest
17 29 (2.11%) Mockito
18 24 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (1.45%) IntelliJ
19 20 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 173 (12.58%) Finance
2 67 (4.87%) Retail
3 60 (4.36%) Banking
4 41 (2.98%) Advertising
5 40 (2.91%) Games
6 38 (2.76%) Military
7 32 (2.33%) Marketing
8 31 (2.25%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.31%) Corporate Banking
11 17 (1.24%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.09%) Electronics
13 9 (0.65%) Publishing
14 7 (0.51%) Back Office
15 3 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.22%) French Language
15 3 (0.22%) Law
15 3 (0.22%) Legal
15 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 775 (56.36%) Developer
2 516 (37.53%) Java Developer
3 233 (16.95%) Senior Developer
4 187 (13.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 171 (12.44%) Software Engineer
6 148 (10.76%) Software Developer
7 102 (7.42%) Java Engineer
8 87 (6.33%) Java Software Developer
9 79 (5.75%) Architect
10 75 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
11 52 (3.78%) JavaScript Developer
12 46 (3.35%) Analyst
12 46 (3.35%) SQL Developer
13 43 (3.13%) Test Engineer
14 41 (2.98%) Senior Software Developer
15 40 (2.91%) Technical Architect
16 39 (2.84%) Graduate
17 38 (2.76%) Agile Developer
17 38 (2.76%) Tester
18 36 (2.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (31.13%) Spring
2 359 (26.11%) HTML
3 297 (21.60%) CSS
4 283 (20.58%) Hibernate
5 247 (17.96%) J2EE
6 246 (17.89%) Web Services
7 208 (15.13%) .NET
8 191 (13.89%) jQuery
9 169 (12.29%) AngularJS
10 145 (10.55%) XML
11 143 (10.40%) Node.js
12 121 (8.80%) HTML5
12 121 (8.80%) Java EE
13 120 (8.73%) RESTful
14 118 (8.58%) SOAP
15 103 (7.49%) REST
16 85 (6.18%) CSS3
17 67 (4.87%) React
18 65 (4.73%) Spring MVC
19 64 (4.65%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 114 (8.29%) Computer Science
2 102 (7.42%) iPad
3 93 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 85 (6.18%) Algorithms
5 68 (4.95%) Mobile App
6 57 (4.15%) Data Structures
7 43 (3.13%) Visualisation
8 40 (2.91%) Mathematics
9 37 (2.69%) User Experience
10 27 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (1.89%) PKI
12 14 (1.02%) Data Centre
13 11 (0.80%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.73%) Data Integration
14 10 (0.73%) NHS
15 9 (0.65%) Cryptography
15 9 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
15 9 (0.65%) Physics
16 8 (0.58%) N-Tier
16 8 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 235 (17.09%) Linux
2 99 (7.20%) Windows
3 72 (5.24%) Android
4 69 (5.02%) Unix
5 52 (3.78%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.65%) CentOS
9 8 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.44%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.36%) BlackBerry OS
12 5 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.29%) Fedora
13 4 (0.29%) HPUX
13 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.22%) Solaris
15 2 (0.15%) AIX
15 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 799 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (25.89%) Scrum
3 353 (25.67%) TDD
4 319 (23.20%) Software Engineering
5 284 (20.65%) OO
6 280 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
7 181 (13.16%) SDLC
8 175 (12.73%) BDD
9 169 (12.29%) MVC
10 164 (11.93%) DevOps
11 156 (11.35%) Unit Testing
12 139 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 116 (8.44%) Web Development
14 110 (8.00%) Automated Testing
15 106 (7.71%) E-Commerce
15 106 (7.71%) Open Source
16 95 (6.91%) Kanban
17 88 (6.40%) Mentoring
18 71 (5.16%) Continuous Delivery
18 71 (5.16%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 483 (35.13%) SQL
2 445 (32.36%) JavaScript
3 306 (22.25%) C#
4 205 (14.91%) Python
5 201 (14.62%) C++
6 146 (10.62%) PHP
7 125 (9.09%) Ruby
8 102 (7.42%) Perl
9 98 (7.13%) C
10 70 (5.09%) Scala
11 66 (4.80%) PL/SQL
12 46 (3.35%) Groovy
13 40 (2.91%) T-SQL
14 36 (2.62%) Bash Shell
15 25 (1.82%) PowerShell
16 24 (1.75%) Apple Swift
17 22 (1.60%) ABAP
18 21 (1.53%) Go
19 18 (1.31%) Objective-C
20 16 (1.16%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 229 (16.65%) Degree
2 108 (7.85%) Security Cleared
3 55 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 53 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 16 (1.16%) ISEB
7 12 (0.87%) PhD
8 6 (0.44%) Sun Certification
9 5 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.073%) HND
12 1 (0.073%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.36%) QA
2 11 (0.80%) SDET
3 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.29%) SLA
5 3 (0.22%) HL7
5 3 (0.22%) WCAG
6 2 (0.15%) GDPR
7 1 (0.073%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.073%) MiFID
System Software
1 61 (4.44%) Docker
2 54 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (3.27%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.29%) vCloud
6 4 (0.29%) vSphere
7 3 (0.22%) HDFS
7 3 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.073%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 48 (3.49%) Puppet
2 32 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.60%) Ansible
4 12 (0.87%) Terraform
5 10 (0.73%) Kibana
5 10 (0.73%) logstash
5 10 (0.73%) Packer
5 10 (0.73%) Salt
6 9 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 8 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.22%) Ganglia
9 3 (0.22%) Nagios
9 3 (0.22%) Netcool
10 2 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.15%) Mesos
10 2 (0.15%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.073%) Graphite
11 1 (0.073%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 284 (20.65%) Oracle
2 78 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 62 (4.51%) VMware
4 56 (4.07%) IBM
5 33 (2.40%) SAP
6 28 (2.04%) Google
7 26 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 15 (1.09%) HP
9 14 (1.02%) BEA
10 10 (0.73%) hybris
11 8 (0.58%) Adobe
11 8 (0.58%) Zend
12 7 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.51%) Splunk
13 6 (0.44%) AppDynamics
13 6 (0.44%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.44%) Sun
13 6 (0.44%) Sybase
14 5 (0.36%) Facebook
14 5 (0.36%) SaltStack
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £57000 - £81000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £61000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £18k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £40k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago