Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 244 241
Rank change year-on-year -42 -3 -48
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 74 120 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.93% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 2.10% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 83 114
North West median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% - +28.83%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +15.79%

Java EE 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 4,486 5,704 5,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.08% 44.25% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,773 4,729 4,367
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the North West

Java EE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Java EE in the North West

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the North West over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java EE in the North West

Java EE
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 EE within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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 -17 63 £45,000 -14.29% 6
Cheshire -10 10 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Lancashire +13 1 £54,000 -22.86% 4
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 72 (97.30%) Java
2 48 (64.86%) Scrum
3 47 (63.51%) Software Engineering
4 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (58.11%) Python
6 42 (56.76%) C++
6 42 (56.76%) Linux
7 40 (54.05%) Spring
8 36 (48.65%) JavaScript
9 29 (39.19%) Big Data
9 29 (39.19%) TDD
10 28 (37.84%) Hadoop
11 27 (36.49%) PHP
11 27 (36.49%) MySQL
12 26 (35.14%) DevOps
13 25 (33.78%) JIRA
13 25 (33.78%) Oracle
14 24 (32.43%) Apache
14 24 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
15 23 (31.08%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (29.73%) C
16 22 (29.73%) Hibernate
17 21 (28.38%) J2EE
18 20 (27.03%) Windows
18 20 (27.03%) Spring MVC
18 20 (27.03%) Apache Hive
18 20 (27.03%) REST
19 19 (25.68%) Bitbucket
19 19 (25.68%) Kanban
19 19 (25.68%) Atlassian Bamboo

Java EE
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 24 (32.43%) Apache
2 15 (20.27%) Confluence
3 13 (17.57%) Apache Pig
4 10 (13.51%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.05%) JBoss
5 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) HTTP
2 10 (13.51%) Firewall
2 10 (13.51%) SSL
2 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 2 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.19%) Big Data
2 28 (37.84%) Hadoop
3 27 (36.49%) MySQL
4 20 (27.03%) Apache Hive
5 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.70%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.70%) DB2
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (33.78%) JIRA
2 19 (25.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 19 (25.68%) Bitbucket
3 17 (22.97%) Jenkins
4 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
5 13 (17.57%) JUnit
6 12 (16.22%) Robot Framework
6 12 (16.22%) Selenium
7 10 (13.51%) CodeSonar
7 10 (13.51%) git-flow
8 9 (12.16%) EasyMock
9 6 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.70%) Mercurial
10 2 (2.70%) TestNG
10 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.35%) Maven
11 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.86%) Banking
2 8 (10.81%) Advertising
3 5 (6.76%) Finance
4 3 (4.05%) Law
5 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.70%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Java Engineer
2 29 (39.19%) Developer
3 26 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 26 (35.14%) Software Engineer
4 22 (29.73%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (18.92%) Architect
6 11 (14.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (13.51%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (13.51%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (9.46%) Junior
9 7 (9.46%) Junior Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Junior Java Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Lead Software Engineer
9 7 (9.46%) Principal Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Principal Java Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (8.11%) Python Engineer
11 5 (6.76%) JIRA Engineer
11 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.05%) Spring
2 22 (29.73%) Hibernate
3 21 (28.38%) J2EE
4 20 (27.03%) REST
4 20 (27.03%) Spring MVC
5 18 (24.32%) JSF
5 18 (24.32%) Web Services
6 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
6 17 (22.97%) HTML
6 17 (22.97%) LAMP
6 17 (22.97%) SOAP
7 16 (21.62%) Node.js
8 15 (20.27%) .NET
9 13 (17.57%) CSS
9 13 (17.57%) React
10 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
10 12 (16.22%) EJB
11 11 (14.86%) XML
12 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
12 10 (13.51%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (12.16%) Wiki
2 8 (10.81%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.70%) Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.76%) Linux
2 20 (27.03%) Windows
3 15 (20.27%) CentOS
3 15 (20.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (13.51%) Android
4 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
4 10 (13.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) Scrum
2 47 (63.51%) Software Engineering
3 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (39.19%) TDD
5 26 (35.14%) DevOps
6 24 (32.43%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (31.08%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (25.68%) Kanban
9 18 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (22.97%) Open Source
11 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
12 14 (18.92%) MVC
13 12 (16.22%) OO
14 11 (14.86%) BDD
14 11 (14.86%) Test Automation
15 10 (13.51%) Ethical Hacking
15 10 (13.51%) Logistics
15 10 (13.51%) Multithreading
15 10 (13.51%) Reverse Engineering
15 10 (13.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (97.30%) Java
2 43 (58.11%) Python
3 42 (56.76%) C++
4 36 (48.65%) JavaScript
5 27 (36.49%) PHP
6 22 (29.73%) C
7 18 (24.32%) C#
8 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
9 10 (13.51%) Java 8
9 10 (13.51%) Objective-C
9 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
10 9 (12.16%) R
11 8 (10.81%) Perl
11 8 (10.81%) Ruby
12 5 (6.76%) SQL
13 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.57%) DV Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) CCNA
3 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (13.51%) CISSP
3 10 (13.51%) CompTIA Security+
3 10 (13.51%) GIAC
3 10 (13.51%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (13.51%) MCSE
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (13.51%) Network+ Certification
3 10 (13.51%) SANS
3 10 (13.51%) SSCP
4 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Docker
2 10 (13.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Puppet
1 10 (13.51%) Salt
2 6 (8.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Red Hat
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.81%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.70%) Chordiant
5 2 (2.70%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Yahoo!