The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Programmer
England / North West
Rank 253 235 248
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% 0.053% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.054% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.85%  

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 5946 5514 6351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4952 4624 5108
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in the North West

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Java Programmer in the North West

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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 - 1 £52,500 -
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase