The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 212 216
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 65 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.06% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 38
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

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

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5952 5571 6393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.88% 97.06% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4981 4675 5148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Java Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 62 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Cheshire +4 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Lancashire -11 1 - - 1
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 82 (72.57%) Software Engineering
3 75 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (40.71%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (33.63%) Git (software)
5 38 (33.63%) TDD
6 36 (31.86%) OO
7 32 (28.32%) Degree
8 31 (27.43%) SQL
9 30 (26.55%) Open Source
10 26 (23.01%) NoSQL
10 26 (23.01%) Scrum
10 26 (23.01%) DevOps
11 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
11 24 (21.24%) Automated Testing
12 23 (20.35%) Mercurial
12 23 (20.35%) Linux
12 23 (20.35%) Subversion
12 23 (20.35%) Spring
12 23 (20.35%) Data Structures
12 23 (20.35%) Algorithms
13 22 (19.47%) Python
14 20 (17.70%) HTML
14 20 (17.70%) SDLC
15 19 (16.81%) Big Data
16 18 (15.93%) Ruby
17 15 (13.27%) AngularJS
17 15 (13.27%) BDD
17 15 (13.27%) CSS
17 15 (13.27%) Finance

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 12 (10.62%) Apache Spark
1 12 (10.62%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.85%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (7.96%) Apache Pig
3 9 (7.96%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.19%) Confluence
5 5 (4.42%) Apache
6 4 (3.54%) JBoss
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.39%) GitHub
2 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.77%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) DNS
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
1 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.01%) NoSQL
2 19 (16.81%) Big Data
3 12 (10.62%) Hadoop
4 9 (7.96%) Apache Hive
5 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.42%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.42%) MySQL
6 5 (4.42%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.77%) HBase
8 2 (1.77%) Impala
9 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.88%) DB2
9 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.88%) Redis
9 1 (0.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 38 (33.63%) Git (software)
2 23 (20.35%) Mercurial
2 23 (20.35%) Subversion
3 14 (12.39%) Selenium
4 11 (9.73%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.85%) Cucumber
5 10 (8.85%) JIRA
6 9 (7.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (7.96%) Bitbucket
6 9 (7.96%) Eclipse
6 9 (7.96%) Maven
7 7 (6.19%) JUnit
8 6 (5.31%) WebDriver
9 5 (4.42%) EasyMock
10 1 (0.88%) Ant
10 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.88%) Gradle
10 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.88%) Mockito
10 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (13.27%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Games
3 3 (2.65%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.35%) Spring
2 20 (17.70%) HTML
3 15 (13.27%) AngularJS
3 15 (13.27%) CSS
4 14 (12.39%) HTML5
5 13 (11.50%) Java EE
6 12 (10.62%) Node.js
6 12 (10.62%) REST
7 11 (9.73%) J2EE
7 11 (9.73%) XML
8 10 (8.85%) Apache Camel
9 9 (7.96%) CSS3
9 9 (7.96%) Hibernate
9 9 (7.96%) jQuery
10 8 (7.08%) .NET
10 8 (7.08%) Servlets
10 8 (7.08%) XSLT
11 7 (6.19%) Grails
11 7 (6.19%) J2SE
11 7 (6.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.35%) Algorithms
1 23 (20.35%) Data Structures
2 8 (7.08%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (4.42%) iPad
3 5 (4.42%) Wiki
4 4 (3.54%) Cybercrime
4 4 (3.54%) PKI
5 3 (2.65%) User Experience
6 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Online Games
7 1 (0.88%) RIA
7 1 (0.88%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.35%) Linux
2 14 (12.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.54%) CentOS
4 3 (2.65%) Android
4 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (72.57%) Software Engineering
2 75 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.71%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (33.63%) TDD
5 36 (31.86%) OO
6 30 (26.55%) Open Source
7 26 (23.01%) DevOps
7 26 (23.01%) Scrum
8 24 (21.24%) Automated Testing
9 20 (17.70%) SDLC
10 15 (13.27%) BDD
11 13 (11.50%) Workflow
12 12 (10.62%) EAM
12 12 (10.62%) Front End Development
13 11 (9.73%) Requirements Analysis
14 10 (8.85%) Defect Management
15 9 (7.96%) Configuration Management
15 9 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (7.96%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (7.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (27.43%) SQL
3 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.47%) Python
5 18 (15.93%) Ruby
6 14 (12.39%) C#
7 13 (11.50%) Perl
8 10 (8.85%) C
9 9 (7.96%) C++
10 7 (6.19%) Groovy
10 7 (6.19%) Scala
11 4 (3.54%) Clojure
12 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.88%) Go
13 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (28.32%) Degree
2 13 (11.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.77%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) HDFS
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Kibana
1 4 (3.54%) logstash
2 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.77%) Puppet
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Packer
4 1 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Red Hat
2 11 (9.73%) VMware
3 8 (7.08%) Oracle
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.77%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.88%) hybris
5 1 (0.88%) Sun
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