Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £49,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Engineer
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 275 270
Rank change year-on-year +61 -5 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 171 83 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.29% 0.66% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.68% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 126 68 85
North West median annual salary £49,250 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.49% +15.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,875 £53,750
England median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Java Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in the North West

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in the North West

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in the North West

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +40 129 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Cheshire +2 40 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Merseyside - 2 - -
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 133 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 105 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (50.29%) Spring
5 60 (35.09%) TDD
6 57 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 56 (32.75%) Scrum
8 55 (32.16%) Git (software)
9 53 (30.99%) SQL
10 51 (29.82%) OO
11 50 (29.24%) DevOps
12 49 (28.65%) Linux
13 46 (26.90%) Finance
14 43 (25.15%) Hibernate
15 40 (23.39%) Degree
16 37 (21.64%) Tomcat
16 37 (21.64%) JavaScript
17 35 (20.47%) HTML
17 35 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (19.88%) NoSQL
19 31 (18.13%) BDD
20 29 (16.96%) MySQL
20 29 (16.96%) CSS
21 27 (15.79%) Web Services
21 27 (15.79%) Python
21 27 (15.79%) QA
21 27 (15.79%) AngularJS
22 26 (15.20%) HTML5
22 26 (15.20%) Oracle
22 26 (15.20%) C

Java Engineer Skill Set
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 37 (21.64%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.02%) Confluence
3 7 (4.09%) Apache
3 7 (4.09%) Apache Solr
4 6 (3.51%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.92%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.92%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.34%) JBoss
6 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.17%) Jetty
9 1 (0.58%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.85%) OpenShift
3 9 (5.26%) SaaS
4 8 (4.68%) GitHub
5 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.58%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Loggly
6 1 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) HTTP
2 3 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.88%) NoSQL
2 29 (16.96%) MySQL
3 18 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 14 (8.19%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.43%) Hadoop
6 10 (5.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.51%) Big Data
9 4 (2.34%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.75%) Apache Accumulo
10 3 (1.75%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.75%) SQL Server
11 2 (1.17%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.17%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.17%) DB2
11 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.17%) SQLite
12 1 (0.58%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 55 (32.16%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.04%) Selenium
3 22 (12.87%) Jenkins
3 22 (12.87%) Subversion
4 20 (11.70%) Cucumber
4 20 (11.70%) Mercurial
5 18 (10.53%) JIRA
6 15 (8.77%) Eclipse
6 15 (8.77%) JUnit
7 9 (5.26%) Bitbucket
8 8 (4.68%) Maven
9 7 (4.09%) Gradle
10 6 (3.51%) EasyMock
11 5 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.92%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.34%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (1.75%) SpecFlow
14 2 (1.17%) Appium
14 2 (1.17%) Gatling
General
1 46 (26.90%) Finance
2 13 (7.60%) Retail
3 11 (6.43%) Banking
4 5 (2.92%) Advertising
5 4 (2.34%) Automotive
6 3 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.17%) Electronics
7 2 (1.17%) Games
7 2 (1.17%) Law
7 2 (1.17%) Military
8 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.58%) Front Office
8 1 (0.58%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (50.29%) Spring
2 43 (25.15%) Hibernate
3 35 (20.47%) HTML
4 29 (16.96%) CSS
5 27 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 27 (15.79%) Web Services
6 26 (15.20%) HTML5
7 24 (14.04%) Spring MVC
8 21 (12.28%) J2EE
8 21 (12.28%) RESTful
9 19 (11.11%) Java EE
10 18 (10.53%) jQuery
10 18 (10.53%) JSP
11 17 (9.94%) JSF
12 15 (8.77%) JSON
12 15 (8.77%) REST
13 14 (8.19%) JMS
13 14 (8.19%) React
14 13 (7.60%) Node.js
15 12 (7.02%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Algorithms
1 21 (12.28%) Data Structures
2 16 (9.36%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.09%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.09%) User Experience
4 6 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (2.92%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.92%) Wiki
6 4 (2.34%) Fintech
7 3 (1.75%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.17%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.17%) PKI
9 1 (0.58%) Contactless
9 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.58%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 49 (28.65%) Linux
2 12 (7.02%) Windows
3 9 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (5.26%) Unix
4 6 (3.51%) CentOS
5 2 (1.17%) AIX
6 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 105 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (35.09%) TDD
4 57 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 56 (32.75%) Scrum
6 51 (29.82%) OO
7 50 (29.24%) DevOps
8 35 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (18.13%) BDD
10 26 (15.20%) MVC
11 24 (14.04%) E-Commerce
12 23 (13.45%) Mentoring
12 23 (13.45%) Open Source
13 21 (12.28%) Microservices
14 19 (11.11%) SDLC
15 17 (9.94%) Web Development
16 15 (8.77%) Defect Management
17 14 (8.19%) Regression Testing
18 13 (7.60%) Requirements Analysis
19 12 (7.02%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (30.99%) SQL
3 37 (21.64%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.79%) Python
5 26 (15.20%) C
6 16 (9.36%) C++
7 8 (4.68%) Ruby
8 7 (4.09%) Scala
9 6 (3.51%) C#
9 6 (3.51%) PHP
10 5 (2.92%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.92%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.34%) Perl
12 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.58%) COBOL
12 1 (0.58%) Go
12 1 (0.58%) GraphQL
12 1 (0.58%) Java 9
12 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (23.39%) Degree
2 22 (12.87%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.51%) Sun Certification
5 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.58%) OCA
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 14 (8.19%) Docker
2 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.09%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.09%) Puppet
3 6 (3.51%) Prometheus
4 5 (2.92%) Kibana
5 3 (1.75%) Ansible
6 2 (1.17%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.17%) Salt
7 1 (0.58%) Nagios
7 1 (0.58%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (15.20%) Oracle
2 11 (6.43%) Google
3 8 (4.68%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.09%) Capita
4 7 (4.09%) Sybase
5 6 (3.51%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.51%) Cloudera
5 6 (3.51%) Sun
6 5 (2.92%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.34%) Apple
7 4 (2.34%) VMware
8 3 (1.75%) Facebook
8 3 (1.75%) IBM
8 3 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.75%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.58%) Apigee
9 1 (0.58%) Chordiant
9 1 (0.58%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.58%) New Relic
9 1 (0.58%) SaltStack