Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 338 367
Rank change year-on-year -27 +29 -47
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 9 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.068% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 6
North West median annual salary £60,000 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.71% +21.25% -
10th Percentile £46,750 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £45,875
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%

J2SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5836 5208 5146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.37% 41.79% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4852 4539 4425
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2SE in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 9 £60,000 +23.71%
J2SE
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Software Delivery
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (55.56%) Maven
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) OOP
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) React
6 3 (33.33%) Line Management
6 3 (33.33%) Kanban
6 3 (33.33%) XPath
6 3 (33.33%) SAX
6 3 (33.33%) DOM
6 3 (33.33%) XSLT
6 3 (33.33%) JMS
7 2 (22.22%) Finance

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 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 6 (66.67%) Java Development Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Development Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Development Team Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Development Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Core Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (44.44%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (44.44%) React
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) DOM
4 3 (33.33%) JMS
4 3 (33.33%) SAX
4 3 (33.33%) XSLT
5 1 (11.11%) Servlets
5 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) Software Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (44.44%) Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) Kanban
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat