Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 361 346
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 +27
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 18 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.048% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.12% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 8
North West median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +11.11%
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -

Java SE 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 5930 5200 5094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.48% 41.80% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4931 4532 4386
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Java SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java SE in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 21 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 -6 17 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
3 13 (72.22%) JPA
4 12 (66.67%) GWT
4 12 (66.67%) Ajax
4 12 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 12 (66.67%) Java EE
4 12 (66.67%) Validation
4 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 12 (66.67%) C
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) OSGi
6 5 (27.78%) REST
6 5 (27.78%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
7 4 (22.22%) SAX
7 4 (22.22%) DOM
7 4 (22.22%) XSLT
7 4 (22.22%) Swing
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) JUnit
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) HTML5
7 4 (22.22%) Automotive
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (16.67%) Augmented Reality

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 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 12 (66.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
2 4 (22.22%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 4 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
1 14 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Java Software Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Junior
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 13 (72.22%) JPA
3 12 (66.67%) Ajax
3 12 (66.67%) GWT
3 12 (66.67%) Java EE
4 5 (27.78%) OSGi
4 5 (27.78%) REST
4 5 (27.78%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) DOM
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) SAX
5 4 (22.22%) Swing
5 4 (22.22%) XSLT
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) AWT
6 3 (16.67%) SWT
7 2 (11.11%) Spring
8 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Validation
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (5.56%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) C
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA