Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 227 206
Rank change year-on-year -21 -21 +67
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 112 147 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.91% 1.15% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.09% 2.63% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 79 94 121
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,125 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,750 £60,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 5,355 5,594 4,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.69% 43.92% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,505 4,754 3,762
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,025
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -24 64 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Cheshire -16 41 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Lancashire - 4 £35,600 -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 85 (75.89%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 71 (63.39%) JavaScript
5 60 (53.57%) Spring
6 53 (47.32%) Scrum
7 50 (44.64%) TDD
8 46 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (37.50%) Web Services
10 40 (35.71%) HTML
11 37 (33.04%) Hibernate
11 37 (33.04%) Oracle
11 37 (33.04%) Python
12 36 (32.14%) DevOps
13 34 (30.36%) PHP
14 33 (29.46%) C++
14 33 (29.46%) Mentoring
14 33 (29.46%) Coaching
15 31 (27.68%) REST
16 30 (26.79%) J2EE
16 30 (26.79%) MVC
17 29 (25.89%) SOAP
18 28 (25.00%) C#
18 28 (25.00%) Git (software)
18 28 (25.00%) AngularJS
19 26 (23.21%) React
19 26 (23.21%) Spring MVC
20 25 (22.32%) Kanban
20 25 (22.32%) Node.js
21 24 (21.43%) MySQL

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 14 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 9 (8.04%) Apache
2 9 (8.04%) Apache Spark
3 7 (6.25%) JBoss
4 6 (5.36%) Confluence
5 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) HTTP
1 8 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.46%) Firewall
2 5 (4.46%) SSL
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.43%) MySQL
2 19 (16.96%) Big Data
2 19 (16.96%) Hadoop
3 14 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 7 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (16.07%) JUnit
3 14 (12.50%) TestNG
4 13 (11.61%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.61%) JIRA
4 13 (11.61%) Mercurial
5 10 (8.93%) Robot Framework
5 10 (8.93%) Selenium
6 9 (8.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (8.04%) Bitbucket
7 6 (5.36%) JSUnit
8 5 (4.46%) CodeSonar
8 5 (4.46%) git-flow
9 4 (3.57%) Maven
9 4 (3.57%) Subversion
10 3 (2.68%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.68%) EasyMock
10 3 (2.68%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.89%) IntelliJ
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 14 (12.50%) Banking
3 10 (8.93%) Advertising
4 4 (3.57%) Publishing
5 2 (1.79%) Automotive
5 2 (1.79%) Back Office
5 2 (1.79%) French Language
5 2 (1.79%) German Language
5 2 (1.79%) Japanese Language
5 2 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.89%) Games
6 1 (0.89%) Military
6 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Developer
2 43 (38.39%) Java Developer
3 40 (35.71%) Software Engineer
4 31 (27.68%) Java Engineer
5 29 (25.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 14 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
7 13 (11.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (10.71%) Architect
9 10 (8.93%) Technical Leader
10 9 (8.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (8.04%) Lead Developer
10 9 (8.04%) Lead Java Developer
10 9 (8.04%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (5.36%) Software Developer
13 5 (4.46%) C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (4.46%) Senior Java Engineer
13 5 (4.46%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 4 (3.57%) Lead Architect
14 4 (3.57%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (53.57%) Spring
2 42 (37.50%) Web Services
3 40 (35.71%) HTML
4 37 (33.04%) Hibernate
5 31 (27.68%) REST
6 30 (26.79%) J2EE
7 29 (25.89%) SOAP
8 28 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 26 (23.21%) React
9 26 (23.21%) Spring MVC
10 25 (22.32%) Node.js
11 24 (21.43%) CSS
12 19 (16.96%) CSS3
13 18 (16.07%) .NET
13 18 (16.07%) HTML5
14 15 (13.39%) XML
15 14 (12.50%) JSON
16 13 (11.61%) JSF
17 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET
18 10 (8.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.18%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (8.04%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.68%) Wiki
6 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Linux
2 14 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (4.46%) Android
3 5 (4.46%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.46%) CentOS
3 5 (4.46%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (75.89%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 53 (47.32%) Scrum
4 50 (44.64%) TDD
5 46 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (32.14%) DevOps
7 33 (29.46%) Coaching
7 33 (29.46%) Mentoring
8 30 (26.79%) MVC
9 25 (22.32%) Kanban
10 23 (20.54%) Microservices
10 23 (20.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (16.07%) SDLC
12 18 (16.07%) Unit Testing
13 17 (15.18%) Test Automation
13 17 (15.18%) Waterfall
14 14 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (12.50%) User Stories
15 13 (11.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (63.39%) JavaScript
3 37 (33.04%) Python
4 34 (30.36%) PHP
5 33 (29.46%) C++
6 28 (25.00%) C#
7 16 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 16 (14.29%) Java 8
7 16 (14.29%) R
8 13 (11.61%) C
8 13 (11.61%) SQL
9 8 (7.14%) Objective-C
9 8 (7.14%) Perl
9 8 (7.14%) PowerShell
9 8 (7.14%) Ruby
10 5 (4.46%) Scala
11 3 (2.68%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Degree
2 17 (15.18%) Security Cleared
3 13 (11.61%) HND
4 11 (9.82%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.46%) CCNA
5 5 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.46%) CISSP
5 5 (4.46%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (4.46%) GIAC
5 5 (4.46%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (4.46%) MCSE
5 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.46%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (4.46%) SANS
5 5 (4.46%) SSCP
6 4 (3.57%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) Docker
2 5 (4.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Puppet
1 5 (4.46%) Salt
2 3 (2.68%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (33.04%) Oracle
2 11 (9.82%) Google
3 5 (4.46%) Cloudera
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.46%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.79%) DocuSign
5 1 (0.89%) Yahoo!