The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Java Software Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 225 227
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 63 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.92% 0.20% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.20% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 50 5 26
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +37.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -8.60% +9.41%  

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 6647 5415 6191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.61% 97.74% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5440 4595 5048
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in the North West

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in the North West

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in the North West

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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 +16 58 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Cheshire -26 5 £50,000 +88.67% 1
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 111 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (98.20%) Software Engineering
3 67 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (47.75%) OO
5 41 (36.94%) Spring
5 41 (36.94%) Open Source
5 41 (36.94%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (36.04%) Linux
7 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
9 33 (29.73%) Python
9 33 (29.73%) Degree
10 32 (28.83%) HTML
10 32 (28.83%) SQL
10 32 (28.83%) Scrum
11 31 (27.93%) TDD
11 31 (27.93%) Big Data
12 30 (27.03%) DevOps
12 30 (27.03%) Java EE
13 27 (24.32%) NoSQL
13 27 (24.32%) Security Cleared
14 26 (23.42%) Subversion
15 25 (22.52%) C++
16 24 (21.62%) CSS
17 23 (20.72%) AngularJS
18 22 (19.82%) Data Structures
18 22 (19.82%) Algorithms
18 22 (19.82%) HTML5
18 22 (19.82%) Test Automation
18 22 (19.82%) Mercurial

Java Software 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 18 (16.22%) Apache
1 18 (16.22%) Apache Spark
2 15 (13.51%) Confluence
3 12 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (7.21%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.31%) Apache Pig
5 7 (6.31%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.50%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.80%) JBoss
8 1 (0.90%) Jetty
8 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) GitHub
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.93%) Big Data
2 27 (24.32%) NoSQL
3 21 (18.92%) Hadoop
4 14 (12.61%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.01%) MySQL
6 8 (7.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
7 7 (6.31%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
10 3 (2.70%) CouchDB
10 3 (2.70%) SQLite
11 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.90%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.90%) Redis
12 1 (0.90%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 26 (23.42%) Subversion
3 22 (19.82%) Mercurial
4 21 (18.92%) JUnit
5 18 (16.22%) EasyMock
6 17 (15.32%) Jenkins
7 16 (14.41%) Bitbucket
8 15 (13.51%) JIRA
9 14 (12.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (9.01%) Eclipse
10 10 (9.01%) Maven
11 3 (2.70%) Ant
11 3 (2.70%) Gradle
11 3 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (2.70%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Aerospace
3 6 (5.41%) Retail
4 5 (4.50%) Banking
4 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.60%) Electronics
5 4 (3.60%) Marketing
6 3 (2.70%) Automotive
7 2 (1.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (36.94%) Spring
2 32 (28.83%) HTML
3 30 (27.03%) Java EE
4 24 (21.62%) CSS
5 23 (20.72%) AngularJS
6 22 (19.82%) HTML5
7 21 (18.92%) Node.js
8 16 (14.41%) jQuery
9 15 (13.51%) EJB
9 15 (13.51%) XML
10 13 (11.71%) Hibernate
10 13 (11.71%) JSF
10 13 (11.71%) JSON
11 12 (10.81%) React
12 11 (9.91%) CSS3
13 10 (9.01%) Web Services
14 9 (8.11%) J2EE
14 9 (8.11%) REST
15 8 (7.21%) Apache Camel
16 7 (6.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Algorithms
1 22 (19.82%) Data Structures
2 16 (14.41%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (10.81%) Wiki
4 8 (7.21%) Cybercrime
4 8 (7.21%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.60%) PKI
7 3 (2.70%) User Experience
8 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.90%) Contactless
8 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.90%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 40 (36.04%) Linux
2 16 (14.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (10.81%) CentOS
4 3 (2.70%) Windows
5 1 (0.90%) Android
5 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (98.20%) Software Engineering
2 67 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (47.75%) OO
4 41 (36.94%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (36.94%) Open Source
5 32 (28.83%) Scrum
6 31 (27.93%) TDD
7 30 (27.03%) DevOps
8 22 (19.82%) Test Automation
9 19 (17.12%) Requirements Analysis
10 18 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
11 16 (14.41%) OOD
12 14 (12.61%) Web Development
13 12 (10.81%) ITIL
13 12 (10.81%) MVC
13 12 (10.81%) Service Delivery
13 12 (10.81%) Visualisation
14 9 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (8.11%) SDLC
15 8 (7.21%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 111 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (31.53%) JavaScript
3 33 (29.73%) Python
4 32 (28.83%) SQL
5 25 (22.52%) C++
6 20 (18.02%) C
7 17 (15.32%) Perl
8 15 (13.51%) C#
9 11 (9.91%) Ruby
10 5 (4.50%) Scala
11 4 (3.60%) Groovy
12 2 (1.80%) Clojure
12 2 (1.80%) PHP
13 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.90%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (29.73%) Degree
2 27 (24.32%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.81%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Kibana
2 4 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.60%) Puppet
3 1 (0.90%) Ansible
3 1 (0.90%) logstash
3 1 (0.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) Red Hat
2 8 (7.21%) Oracle
2 8 (7.21%) VMware
3 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.60%) SAP
5 2 (1.80%) Google
6 1 (0.90%) Cloudera
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