Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 222 215
Rank change year-on-year -32 -7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 107 154 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.88% 1.17% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 2.61% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 73 104 119
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 4,905 5,892 4,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.45% 44.73% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4,137 4,905 3,966
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.63% +1.58% +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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -13 73 £50,000 - 10
Cheshire -26 32 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Lancashire +7 1 £35,600 -49.14% 1
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (70.09%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (68.22%) JavaScript
4 72 (67.29%) Software Engineering
5 59 (55.14%) Spring
5 59 (55.14%) Scrum
6 51 (47.66%) Python
7 49 (45.79%) TDD
8 46 (42.99%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (42.06%) C++
10 43 (40.19%) PHP
11 41 (38.32%) Oracle
12 38 (35.51%) MySQL
13 37 (34.58%) Hibernate
14 35 (32.71%) HTML
15 34 (31.78%) Hadoop
15 34 (31.78%) Big Data
16 33 (30.84%) AngularJS
16 33 (30.84%) Web Services
16 33 (30.84%) Linux
17 32 (29.91%) J2EE
17 32 (29.91%) Mentoring
18 31 (28.97%) DevOps
18 31 (28.97%) SOAP
19 30 (28.04%) Kanban
19 30 (28.04%) Spring MVC
20 29 (27.10%) REST
20 29 (27.10%) Coaching
20 29 (27.10%) Stakeholder Management
21 28 (26.17%) MVC

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 21 (19.63%) Apache Pig
2 16 (14.95%) Apache Spark
3 12 (11.21%) Apache
4 8 (7.48%) Confluence
5 5 (4.67%) JBoss
6 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.35%) Firewall
2 10 (9.35%) HTTP
2 10 (9.35%) SSL
3 2 (1.87%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.51%) MySQL
2 34 (31.78%) Big Data
2 34 (31.78%) Hadoop
3 26 (24.30%) Apache Hive
4 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.76%) JIRA
3 14 (13.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (13.08%) Bitbucket
3 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.08%) JUnit
3 14 (13.08%) Robot Framework
3 14 (13.08%) Selenium
4 10 (9.35%) CodeSonar
4 10 (9.35%) git-flow
4 10 (9.35%) Mercurial
4 10 (9.35%) TestNG
5 5 (4.67%) Maven
6 4 (3.74%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.74%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.80%) EasyMock
7 3 (2.80%) JSUnit
7 3 (2.80%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.80%) Subversion
8 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
General
1 12 (11.21%) Advertising
2 11 (10.28%) Banking
3 8 (7.48%) Finance
4 4 (3.74%) Publishing
5 3 (2.80%) Law
6 2 (1.87%) Back Office
6 2 (1.87%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.93%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) French Language
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) German Language
7 1 (0.93%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (45.79%) Developer
2 44 (41.12%) Java Developer
3 39 (36.45%) Software Engineer
4 36 (33.64%) Java Engineer
5 32 (29.91%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) Lead Software Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) Architect
7 11 (10.28%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (7.48%) Lead Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Lead Java Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Principal Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Principal Java Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Junior
10 7 (6.54%) Software Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (6.54%) Technical Leader
11 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (55.14%) Spring
2 37 (34.58%) Hibernate
3 35 (32.71%) HTML
4 33 (30.84%) AngularJS
4 33 (30.84%) Web Services
5 32 (29.91%) J2EE
6 31 (28.97%) SOAP
7 30 (28.04%) Spring MVC
8 29 (27.10%) REST
9 27 (25.23%) React
10 24 (22.43%) CSS
11 23 (21.50%) Node.js
12 19 (17.76%) CSS3
13 18 (16.82%) HTML5
14 15 (14.02%) .NET
14 15 (14.02%) JSF
14 15 (14.02%) LAMP
15 13 (12.15%) XML
16 12 (11.21%) .NET Framework
17 11 (10.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.15%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (7.48%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.80%) Wiki
5 2 (1.87%) Clustering
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.84%) Linux
2 21 (19.63%) Windows
3 10 (9.35%) Android
3 10 (9.35%) Apple iOS
3 10 (9.35%) Mac OS X
4 7 (6.54%) CentOS
4 7 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.80%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (70.09%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (67.29%) Software Engineering
3 59 (55.14%) Scrum
4 49 (45.79%) TDD
5 46 (42.99%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (29.91%) Mentoring
7 31 (28.97%) DevOps
8 30 (28.04%) Kanban
9 29 (27.10%) Coaching
9 29 (27.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (26.17%) MVC
11 22 (20.56%) Microservices
12 20 (18.69%) Test Automation
13 18 (16.82%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (16.82%) Web Development
14 15 (14.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (14.02%) User Stories
15 13 (12.15%) Customer Requirements
15 13 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (12.15%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (68.22%) JavaScript
3 51 (47.66%) Python
4 45 (42.06%) C++
5 43 (40.19%) PHP
6 27 (25.23%) C#
7 20 (18.69%) Bash Shell
7 20 (18.69%) C
8 19 (17.76%) R
9 18 (16.82%) Java 8
10 13 (12.15%) Perl
10 13 (12.15%) Ruby
11 12 (11.21%) Objective-C
11 12 (11.21%) PowerShell
12 5 (4.67%) Scala
13 4 (3.74%) SQL
14 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (18.69%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.02%) DV Cleared
3 13 (12.15%) Degree
4 10 (9.35%) CCNA
4 10 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.35%) CISSP
4 10 (9.35%) CompTIA Security+
4 10 (9.35%) GIAC
4 10 (9.35%) Linux+ Certification
4 10 (9.35%) MCSE
4 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.35%) Network+ Certification
4 10 (9.35%) SANS
4 10 (9.35%) SSCP
5 9 (8.41%) HND
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.89%) Docker
2 10 (9.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Puppet
1 10 (9.35%) Salt
2 4 (3.74%) Ansible
3 3 (2.80%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 41 (38.32%) Oracle
2 12 (11.21%) Google
3 10 (9.35%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.48%) Cloudera
5 7 (6.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.87%) DocuSign
6 2 (1.87%) Yahoo!