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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 715 690 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.24% 11.07% 9.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.44% 21.76% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 590 573 599
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Java
England

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
3678 3171 3942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 57.84% 50.89% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3186 2730 3449
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 504 £49,000 +15.29% 89
Cheshire -17 81 £45,000 +5.88% 26
Merseyside -3 75 £40,000 - 5
Lancashire -10 42 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Cumbria +12 3 £45,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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.

1 729 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
2 476 (34.10%) SQL
3 451 (32.31%) JavaScript
4 418 (29.94%) Spring
5 380 (27.22%) HTML
6 338 (24.21%) Scrum
7 323 (23.14%) TDD
7 323 (23.14%) CSS
8 300 (21.49%) Software Engineering
9 293 (20.99%) OO
10 291 (20.85%) Oracle
11 285 (20.42%) C#
12 279 (19.99%) J2EE
13 277 (19.84%) Web Services
14 263 (18.84%) Hibernate
15 245 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
16 236 (16.91%) Linux
17 223 (15.97%) .NET
18 218 (15.62%) Degree
19 213 (15.26%) Git (software)
20 193 (13.83%) C++
20 193 (13.83%) Finance
21 192 (13.75%) Jenkins
22 185 (13.25%) jQuery
23 178 (12.75%) MVC
24 171 (12.25%) MySQL
25 164 (11.75%) AngularJS
26 163 (11.68%) Unit Testing
27 155 (11.10%) PHP
28 153 (10.96%) XML

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
1 140 (10.03%) Tomcat
2 91 (6.52%) JBoss
3 85 (6.09%) WebLogic
4 64 (4.58%) WebSphere
5 49 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
6 43 (3.08%) Apache Spark
7 38 (2.72%) Apache
8 35 (2.51%) CMS
9 26 (1.86%) Apache Pig
10 25 (1.79%) Apache Solr
11 22 (1.58%) Mule
12 21 (1.50%) Confluence
13 17 (1.22%) Mule ESB
13 17 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.93%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 12 (0.86%) nginx
16 11 (0.79%) IIS
17 10 (0.72%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 40 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.36%) SPSS
3 3 (0.21%) MS Project
3 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.072%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.072%) MS Office
5 1 (0.072%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (0.93%) SAP MII
2 9 (0.64%) Magento
2 9 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.36%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.29%) OpenCart
5 4 (0.29%) osCommerce
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.21%) Sonata
7 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.072%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.072%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 88 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (2.94%) SaaS
3 28 (2.01%) GitHub
4 20 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 9 (0.64%) Google Play
8 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.29%) TestFlight
10 3 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.21%) Office 365
11 2 (0.14%) PaaS
12 1 (0.072%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.072%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.072%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.072%) Heroku
12 1 (0.072%) IaaS
12 1 (0.072%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.072%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.79%) HTTP
2 22 (1.58%) LDAP
3 17 (1.22%) DNS
4 15 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.79%) Internet
6 8 (0.57%) Network Security
6 8 (0.57%) SSL
7 6 (0.43%) VPN
8 5 (0.36%) Bluetooth
8 5 (0.36%) Broadband
9 4 (0.29%) DHCP
9 4 (0.29%) IPv4
9 4 (0.29%) MPLS
9 4 (0.29%) RFID
10 2 (0.14%) FTP
10 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.14%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.072%) IMAP
11 1 (0.072%) SMTP
11 1 (0.072%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (12.25%) MySQL
2 142 (10.17%) MongoDB
3 133 (9.53%) NoSQL
4 114 (8.17%) Relational Database
5 109 (7.81%) SQL Server
6 98 (7.02%) Big Data
7 82 (5.87%) Hadoop
8 62 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
9 57 (4.08%) RDBMS
10 27 (1.93%) Apache Hive
10 27 (1.93%) Oracle Database
11 26 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (1.22%) DB2
13 15 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
14 13 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (0.93%) Hazelcast
14 13 (0.93%) Redis
14 13 (0.93%) SQLite
15 11 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 213 (15.26%) Git (software)
2 192 (13.75%) Jenkins
3 124 (8.88%) JUnit
4 120 (8.60%) Selenium
5 119 (8.52%) Maven
6 108 (7.74%) Subversion
7 97 (6.95%) Eclipse
8 94 (6.73%) JIRA
9 71 (5.09%) Ant
10 64 (4.58%) Gradle
11 55 (3.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 51 (3.65%) NUnit
13 47 (3.37%) Cucumber
14 34 (2.44%) Bitbucket
15 31 (2.22%) MSTest
16 29 (2.08%) Mockito
17 26 (1.86%) Mercurial
18 24 (1.72%) IntelliJ
19 22 (1.58%) JMeter
20 21 (1.50%) Grunt
General
1 193 (13.83%) Finance
2 58 (4.15%) Retail
3 51 (3.65%) Banking
4 41 (2.94%) Advertising
5 38 (2.72%) Games
6 32 (2.29%) Marketing
7 29 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.72%) Military
9 13 (0.93%) Electronics
10 12 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
10 12 (0.86%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.86%) Publishing
11 6 (0.43%) Legal
12 5 (0.36%) Back Office
13 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.14%) Front Office
15 2 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 795 (56.95%) Developer
2 520 (37.25%) Java Developer
3 229 (16.40%) Senior Developer
4 187 (13.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 148 (10.60%) Software Engineer
6 133 (9.53%) Software Developer
7 96 (6.88%) Architect
8 85 (6.09%) Java Engineer
9 76 (5.44%) Java Software Developer
10 59 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 55 (3.94%) Analyst
11 55 (3.94%) Java Software Engineer
12 50 (3.58%) Graduate
13 48 (3.44%) Technical Architect
14 44 (3.15%) Java Architect
14 44 (3.15%) SQL Developer
15 43 (3.08%) Lead Developer
16 36 (2.58%) Junior
17 35 (2.51%) Test Engineer
17 35 (2.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (29.94%) Spring
2 380 (27.22%) HTML
3 323 (23.14%) CSS
4 279 (19.99%) J2EE
5 277 (19.84%) Web Services
6 263 (18.84%) Hibernate
7 223 (15.97%) .NET
8 185 (13.25%) jQuery
9 164 (11.75%) AngularJS
10 153 (10.96%) XML
11 142 (10.17%) SOAP
12 125 (8.95%) Node.js
12 125 (8.95%) RESTful
13 122 (8.74%) Java EE
14 112 (8.02%) HTML5
15 107 (7.66%) REST
16 78 (5.59%) CSS3
17 70 (5.01%) Spring MVC
18 68 (4.87%) JSON
19 62 (4.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 112 (8.02%) Computer Science
2 107 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (6.45%) iPad
4 72 (5.16%) Algorithms
5 59 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 45 (3.22%) Mathematics
7 40 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (2.79%) Data Structures
9 34 (2.44%) User Experience
10 26 (1.86%) Visualisation
11 22 (1.58%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.22%) PKI
13 12 (0.86%) Data Integration
13 12 (0.86%) NHS
14 10 (0.72%) Cryptography
14 10 (0.72%) Fintech
14 10 (0.72%) Physics
15 9 (0.64%) Management Information System
16 8 (0.57%) Mobile Games
16 8 (0.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 236 (16.91%) Linux
2 103 (7.38%) Windows
3 86 (6.16%) Unix
4 69 (4.94%) Android
5 39 (2.79%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (0.57%) CentOS
9 7 (0.50%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.43%) Solaris
10 6 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.36%) BlackBerry OS
11 5 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.36%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.29%) Fedora
12 4 (0.29%) HPUX
12 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.072%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (24.21%) Scrum
3 323 (23.14%) TDD
4 300 (21.49%) Software Engineering
5 293 (20.99%) OO
6 245 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
7 178 (12.75%) MVC
8 163 (11.68%) Unit Testing
9 148 (10.60%) BDD
10 139 (9.96%) SDLC
11 129 (9.24%) Web Development
12 125 (8.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 116 (8.31%) DevOps
14 107 (7.66%) Open Source
15 96 (6.88%) Kanban
16 95 (6.81%) Mentoring
17 91 (6.52%) Automated Testing
18 85 (6.09%) E-Commerce
19 72 (5.16%) SOA
20 67 (4.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 476 (34.10%) SQL
2 451 (32.31%) JavaScript
3 285 (20.42%) C#
4 193 (13.83%) C++
5 155 (11.10%) PHP
6 148 (10.60%) Python
7 93 (6.66%) Ruby
8 87 (6.23%) Perl
9 79 (5.66%) C
10 66 (4.73%) PL/SQL
11 64 (4.58%) Scala
12 43 (3.08%) Groovy
13 38 (2.72%) T-SQL
14 36 (2.58%) ABAP
15 34 (2.44%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.29%) Apple Swift
16 18 (1.29%) Go
17 17 (1.22%) Objective-C
18 15 (1.07%) PowerShell
19 13 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 218 (15.62%) Degree
2 98 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 57 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 37 (2.65%) DV Cleared
5 26 (1.86%) ISTQB
6 22 (1.58%) PhD
7 11 (0.79%) ISEB
8 7 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.29%) HND
11 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.14%) CHECK Team Leader
12 2 (0.14%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.14%) Cyber Scheme
12 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.14%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.01%) QA
2 7 (0.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (0.50%) SDET
3 4 (0.29%) HL7
3 4 (0.29%) SLA
4 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.14%) WCAG
5 1 (0.072%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.072%) MiFID
System Software
1 53 (3.80%) Docker
2 36 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.29%) vCloud
6 4 (0.29%) vSphere
7 2 (0.14%) HDFS
7 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (3.22%) Puppet
2 20 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.15%) Ansible
4 11 (0.79%) Terraform
5 10 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
5 10 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 9 (0.64%) Nagios
6 9 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (0.57%) Kibana
7 8 (0.57%) logstash
8 7 (0.50%) Packer
8 7 (0.50%) Salt
9 3 (0.21%) Grafana
9 3 (0.21%) Graphite
9 3 (0.21%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.21%) Uchiwa
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.14%) Mesos
10 2 (0.14%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.072%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 291 (20.85%) Oracle
2 81 (5.80%) Microsoft
3 64 (4.58%) IBM
4 51 (3.65%) SAP
5 46 (3.30%) VMware
6 28 (2.01%) Red Hat
7 22 (1.58%) BEA
7 22 (1.58%) Google
8 15 (1.07%) Adobe
9 12 (0.86%) hybris
10 10 (0.72%) Endeca
11 9 (0.64%) EPiServer
11 9 (0.64%) Zend
12 8 (0.57%) HP
13 7 (0.50%) FatWire
13 7 (0.50%) Sybase
14 5 (0.36%) SaltStack
15 4 (0.29%) Hitachi
15 4 (0.29%) Remedy
16 3 (0.21%) Apple
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