Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 256 244
Rank change year-on-year -36 -12 -63
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 66 115 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.58% 0.88% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 1.99% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 75 111
North West median annual salary £52,000 £55,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.31% +5.71% +23.53%
10th Percentile £37,125 £45,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 4,389 5,782 5,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.44% 44.11% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,670 4,820 4,519
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £58,750
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -14 58 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Cheshire -3 7 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Lancashire +8 1 £54,000 -22.86% 1
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 64 (96.97%) Java
2 46 (69.70%) C++
2 46 (69.70%) Linux
2 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (68.18%) Scrum
4 43 (65.15%) Python
5 39 (59.09%) Spring
6 36 (54.55%) Apache
7 34 (51.52%) Software Engineering
7 34 (51.52%) DevOps
8 32 (48.48%) JIRA
9 31 (46.97%) Cybersecurity
10 29 (43.94%) Open Source
11 27 (40.91%) Confluence
11 27 (40.91%) CentOS
11 27 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (40.91%) Jenkins
11 27 (40.91%) Red Hat
12 22 (33.33%) JSF
12 22 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (33.33%) Logistics
12 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 22 (33.33%) Bitbucket
13 21 (31.82%) JUnit
14 20 (30.30%) OO
14 20 (30.30%) EJB
14 20 (30.30%) Big Data
15 19 (28.79%) Hadoop
15 19 (28.79%) Oracle
15 19 (28.79%) Hibernate

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 36 (54.55%) Apache
2 27 (40.91%) Confluence
3 9 (13.64%) Apache Spark
4 7 (10.61%) Apache Pig
5 3 (4.55%) JBoss
5 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) HTTP
2 5 (7.58%) Firewall
2 5 (7.58%) SSL
2 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) Big Data
2 19 (28.79%) Hadoop
3 16 (24.24%) MySQL
4 14 (21.21%) Apache Hive
5 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) Blockchain
6 2 (3.03%) DB2
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (48.48%) JIRA
2 27 (40.91%) Jenkins
3 22 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 22 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 21 (31.82%) JUnit
5 17 (25.76%) EasyMock
6 10 (15.15%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
8 5 (7.58%) CodeSonar
8 5 (7.58%) git-flow
8 5 (7.58%) Robot Framework
8 5 (7.58%) Selenium
9 2 (3.03%) Maven
9 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.03%) TestNG
9 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.52%) Gradle
10 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.12%) Banking
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Advertising
4 3 (4.55%) Law
5 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.03%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Java Engineer
2 26 (39.39%) Developer
3 25 (37.88%) Java Developer
4 16 (24.24%) Architect
4 16 (24.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (22.73%) Software Engineer
6 14 (21.21%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (19.70%) Development Engineer
8 10 (15.15%) Python Engineer
9 9 (13.64%) JIRA Engineer
9 9 (13.64%) Lead Software Engineer
9 9 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 9 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 8 (12.12%) Systems Architect
10 8 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (10.61%) Java Architect
11 7 (10.61%) Junior
11 7 (10.61%) Junior Developer
11 7 (10.61%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (59.09%) Spring
2 22 (33.33%) JSF
3 20 (30.30%) EJB
4 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
5 16 (24.24%) REST
6 14 (21.21%) HTML
7 13 (19.70%) Web Services
8 12 (18.18%) LAMP
8 12 (18.18%) SOAP
9 10 (15.15%) .NET
9 10 (15.15%) CSS
9 10 (15.15%) J2EE
10 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.64%) Node.js
10 9 (13.64%) Spring MVC
10 9 (13.64%) XML
11 7 (10.61%) Apache Camel
11 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
11 7 (10.61%) React
12 5 (7.58%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Wiki
2 5 (7.58%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.03%) Clustering
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 46 (69.70%) Linux
2 27 (40.91%) CentOS
2 27 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (18.18%) Windows
4 5 (7.58%) Android
4 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (68.18%) Scrum
3 34 (51.52%) DevOps
3 34 (51.52%) Software Engineering
4 31 (46.97%) Cybersecurity
5 29 (43.94%) Open Source
6 22 (33.33%) Logistics
7 20 (30.30%) OO
8 18 (27.27%) OOD
8 18 (27.27%) TDD
9 17 (25.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (13.64%) BDD
11 9 (13.64%) Kanban
11 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.64%) Web Development
12 8 (12.12%) Microservices
13 7 (10.61%) Analytics
13 7 (10.61%) Big Data Analytics
13 7 (10.61%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (96.97%) Java
2 46 (69.70%) C++
3 43 (65.15%) Python
4 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 17 (25.76%) C
6 12 (18.18%) C#
6 12 (18.18%) PHP
7 7 (10.61%) Perl
7 7 (10.61%) Ruby
8 6 (9.09%) SQL
9 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.58%) Java 8
9 5 (7.58%) Objective-C
9 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.55%) R
11 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) CCNA
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.58%) CISSP
3 5 (7.58%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (7.58%) GIAC
3 5 (7.58%) Linux+ Certification
3 5 (7.58%) MCSE
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.58%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (7.58%) SANS
3 5 (7.58%) SSCP
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Docker
2 5 (7.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Ansible
2 5 (7.58%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) Salt
3 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Red Hat
2 19 (28.79%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Cloudera
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Google
5 2 (3.03%) Chordiant
5 2 (3.03%) Cognizant
5 2 (3.03%) Yahoo!