Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 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
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 258 231
Rank change year-on-year -31 -27 -40
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 42 116 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.90% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 1.98% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 72 99
North West median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -7.89% +16.92%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,844 £32,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £80,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +5.77%

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 4,026 5,866 5,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.79% 45.31% 43.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,261 4,946 4,596
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 24 March 2019.

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 24 March 2019. 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 -16 31 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Cheshire +10 10 £45,000 -30.77%
Merseyside - 1 £72,500 -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 40 (95.24%) Java
2 34 (80.95%) Jenkins
3 33 (78.57%) JIRA
4 32 (76.19%) DevOps
5 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (64.29%) C++
6 27 (64.29%) Linux
7 26 (61.90%) Apache
7 26 (61.90%) Python
7 26 (61.90%) Scrum
8 25 (59.52%) Red Hat
8 25 (59.52%) CentOS
8 25 (59.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (59.52%) Open Source
8 25 (59.52%) Confluence
9 24 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (54.76%) Spring
11 22 (52.38%) Logistics
12 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
13 18 (42.86%) JUnit
13 18 (42.86%) Docker
14 17 (40.48%) JSF
15 16 (38.10%) EJB
15 16 (38.10%) OOD
15 16 (38.10%) OO
15 16 (38.10%) Bitbucket
15 16 (38.10%) EasyMock
15 16 (38.10%) Wiki
15 16 (38.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 15 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis

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 26 (61.90%) Apache
2 25 (59.52%) Confluence
3 11 (26.19%) JBoss
4 8 (19.05%) OpenStack
4 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
4 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (19.05%) OpenShift
2 8 (19.05%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (80.95%) Jenkins
2 33 (78.57%) JIRA
3 18 (42.86%) JUnit
4 16 (38.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (38.10%) Bitbucket
4 16 (38.10%) EasyMock
5 10 (23.81%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (21.43%) Gradle
6 9 (21.43%) Maven
7 8 (19.05%) CA Release Automation
8 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.38%) DbUnit
9 1 (2.38%) JMeter
9 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.38%) TestNG
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Java Engineer
2 15 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (30.95%) Development Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Architect
4 9 (21.43%) JIRA Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 9 (21.43%) Python Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) Java Architect
6 7 (16.67%) Java Software Architect
6 7 (16.67%) Systems Architect
6 7 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) Spring
2 17 (40.48%) JSF
3 16 (38.10%) EJB
4 13 (30.95%) Apache NiFi
5 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.14%) HTML
6 3 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (4.76%) .NET
7 2 (4.76%) Apache Camel
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) REST
8 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.38%) JPA
8 1 (2.38%) JSP
8 1 (2.38%) LAMP
8 1 (2.38%) SOAP
8 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.38%) Swagger
8 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Wiki
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 25 (59.52%) CentOS
2 25 (59.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) DevOps
2 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (61.90%) Scrum
4 25 (59.52%) Open Source
5 24 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (52.38%) Logistics
7 19 (45.24%) Software Engineering
8 16 (38.10%) OO
8 16 (38.10%) OOD
9 15 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 3 (7.14%) Microservices
12 2 (4.76%) BDD
12 2 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 2 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
12 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (4.76%) Web Development
13 1 (2.38%) Continuous Deployment
13 1 (2.38%) Problem-Solving
13 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) Java
2 27 (64.29%) C++
3 26 (61.90%) Python
4 5 (11.90%) C
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) Java 8
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Ansible
2 8 (19.05%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.05%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Google