The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for J2SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 169 184
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 11 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.60% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 6
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +9.47%  

J2SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1821 1332 1625
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.27% 38.90% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1149 1416
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing J2SE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2SE in Manchester

J2SE
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE in Manchester.

Salary trend for J2SE in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing J2SE 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 Manchester region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Maven
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) Servlets
4 11 (68.75%) Linux
4 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
4 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
4 11 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (68.75%) SDLC
5 10 (62.50%) Grails
6 9 (56.25%) Eclipse
6 9 (56.25%) XSLT
7 8 (50.00%) J2EE
7 8 (50.00%) VMware
8 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
8 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
8 7 (43.75%) Groovy
8 7 (43.75%) SQL
9 6 (37.50%) REST
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle
11 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
11 4 (25.00%) Web Services
11 4 (25.00%) JSF
11 4 (25.00%) Java EE
11 4 (25.00%) Mockito
12 3 (18.75%) JBehave
12 3 (18.75%) Relational Database

J2SE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Maven
2 9 (56.25%) Eclipse
3 4 (25.00%) Mockito
4 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (18.75%) JBehave
4 3 (18.75%) JUnit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Software Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) JSP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Portal Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) XML
2 11 (68.75%) Servlets
3 10 (62.50%) Grails
4 9 (56.25%) XSLT
5 8 (50.00%) J2EE
6 6 (37.50%) REST
7 4 (25.00%) Java EE
7 4 (25.00%) JSF
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) HTML
8 3 (18.75%) JDBC
8 3 (18.75%) JMS
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) JSP
8 3 (18.75%) MyBatis
8 3 (18.75%) PrimeFaces
8 3 (18.75%) SOAP
9 2 (12.50%) DOM
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) SDLC
3 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Groovy
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) XPath
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
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