The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 233 252
Rank change year-on-year -38 +19  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.015% 0.071% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £48,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £41,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £48,375 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +15.78%  

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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3004 2217 2586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.87% 39.53% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12939 9544 11124
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,875 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing J2SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for J2SE in the North West

J2SE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for J2SE in the North West

J2SE
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 J2SE within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 -34 1 £48,500 +10.85% 1
J2SE
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North West region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Maven
3 8 (66.67%) SDLC
4 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
4 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (58.33%) Servlets
4 7 (58.33%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) XSLT
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Grails
6 5 (41.67%) REST
6 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (33.33%) JMS
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) J2EE
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle
7 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 4 (33.33%) Java EE
7 4 (33.33%) JSF
7 4 (33.33%) Groovy
7 4 (33.33%) Mockito
8 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (25.00%) jQuery
8 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

J2SE
Co-occurring 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 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (33.33%) Mockito
4 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (25.00%) JBehave
4 3 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) JSP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Portal Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Servlets
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) Grails
2 6 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (41.67%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Java EE
4 4 (33.33%) JMS
4 4 (33.33%) JSF
5 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) JDBC
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (25.00%) MyBatis
5 3 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) XPath
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
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