The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 269 233 240
Rank change year-on-year -36 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.030% 0.018% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.067% 0.046% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Median salary - £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  

Java SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2974 2193 2610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.03% 39.58% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2505 1893 2207
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Java SE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in the North West

Java SE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Java SE in the North West

Java SE
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 SE within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 - 2 - -
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Swing
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Automotive
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) SAX
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) DOM
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) OSGi
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks

Java SE
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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Gradle
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (60.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Java Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Swing
2 3 (60.00%) DOM
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) OSGi
2 3 (60.00%) SAX
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) EDI
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Vaadin
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO