Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 290 271
Rank change year-on-year +23 -19 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 97 77 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.73% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.64% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 87 69 70
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% +9.38%
10th Percentile £34,500 £38,750 £31,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 12881 12066 12498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10316 10146 10375
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in the North West

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in the North West

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in the North West

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer 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 -15 56 £52,500 - 4
Cheshire 0 32 £50,000 - 3
Lancashire -9 7 £45,000 - 1
Merseyside +19 2 £42,500 -
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (56.70%) JavaScript
3 54 (55.67%) Spring
4 53 (54.64%) SQL
5 48 (49.48%) Degree
6 41 (42.27%) Computer Science
7 40 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (40.21%) Oracle
9 35 (36.08%) Java EE
10 30 (30.93%) Web Services
11 27 (27.84%) Linux
12 26 (26.80%) HTML
13 22 (22.68%) MVC
13 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
13 22 (22.68%) AngularJS
14 21 (21.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (21.65%) SDLC
14 21 (21.65%) Mathematics
14 21 (21.65%) Selenium
14 21 (21.65%) Oracle ADF
14 21 (21.65%) OO
15 20 (20.62%) NoSQL
16 19 (19.59%) RESTful
17 18 (18.56%) J2EE
17 18 (18.56%) Hibernate
17 18 (18.56%) Jenkins
18 17 (17.53%) Ajax
18 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
18 17 (17.53%) TDD
19 16 (16.49%) jQuery

Java Software Developer 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 16 (16.49%) Tomcat
2 12 (12.37%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.28%) Apache
4 8 (8.25%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.12%) nginx
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.22%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (4.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (3.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) HTTP
2 9 (9.28%) Internet
3 4 (4.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.25%) Big Data
3 8 (8.25%) Hadoop
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.15%) DB2
6 5 (5.15%) MySQL
7 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.12%) Redis
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
2 21 (21.65%) Selenium
3 18 (18.56%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.34%) JUnit
5 10 (10.31%) Gradle
6 9 (9.28%) Maven
7 8 (8.25%) Eclipse
8 7 (7.22%) Bitbucket
8 7 (7.22%) Jasmine
8 7 (7.22%) JIRA
9 1 (1.03%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.03%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Banking
2 5 (5.15%) Retail
3 4 (4.12%) Advertising
4 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (55.67%) Spring
2 35 (36.08%) Java EE
3 30 (30.93%) Web Services
4 26 (26.80%) HTML
5 22 (22.68%) AngularJS
6 21 (21.65%) Oracle ADF
7 19 (19.59%) RESTful
8 18 (18.56%) Hibernate
8 18 (18.56%) J2EE
9 17 (17.53%) Ajax
10 16 (16.49%) jQuery
11 15 (15.46%) JSON
11 15 (15.46%) Spring MVC
12 14 (14.43%) HTML5
13 13 (13.40%) CSS
14 12 (12.37%) GWT
14 12 (12.37%) Java SE
14 12 (12.37%) JPA
14 12 (12.37%) JSP
14 12 (12.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 41 (42.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.25%) User Experience
3 7 (7.22%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.15%) RIA
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.68%) MVC
3 21 (21.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 21 (21.65%) Mathematics
3 21 (21.65%) OO
3 21 (21.65%) SDLC
4 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
4 17 (17.53%) TDD
5 14 (14.43%) Test Automation
6 13 (13.40%) BDD
7 12 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (12.37%) Validation
8 11 (11.34%) Open Source
9 8 (8.25%) Microservices
9 8 (8.25%) OOP
10 7 (7.22%) Analytics
10 7 (7.22%) Data Acquisition
10 7 (7.22%) MapReduce
10 7 (7.22%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (7.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (56.70%) JavaScript
3 53 (54.64%) SQL
4 16 (16.49%) C
5 15 (15.46%) C#
5 15 (15.46%) Python
6 7 (7.22%) Clojure
6 7 (7.22%) Haskell
6 7 (7.22%) Scala
7 6 (6.19%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.15%) C++
9 4 (4.12%) Go
9 4 (4.12%) PHP
9 4 (4.12%) Ruby
10 1 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (49.48%) Degree
2 13 (13.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 39 (40.21%) Oracle
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft