Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £44,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Java J2EE Developer
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 346 342
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 20 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 10
North West median annual salary £44,250 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.72% +24.29% -9.09%
10th Percentile £30,000 £38,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £47,500 £46,375
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 12,356 11,838 11,553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.70% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9,882 10,002 9,654
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in the North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in the North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java/J2EE Developer in the North West

Java/J2EE 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/J2EE Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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 +9 15 £39,250 -9.77% 2
Cheshire - 4 £57,500 -
Lancashire +8 1 £37,000 +2.78%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Java/J2EE Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (80.00%) Spring
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 8 (40.00%) Degree
7 7 (35.00%) JSP
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) JBoss
8 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (25.00%) Java EE
8 5 (25.00%) TDD
8 5 (25.00%) hybris
9 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (20.00%) Ajax
9 4 (20.00%) Broadband
9 4 (20.00%) Service Management
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (20.00%) Workflow
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) SAP
9 4 (20.00%) SAP Hybris

Java/J2EE 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 5 (25.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (80.00%) Spring
3 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (35.00%) JSP
5 5 (25.00%) Java EE
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) Apache Flex
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 2 (10.00%) JDBC
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
9 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.00%) CSS
9 1 (5.00%) J2SE
9 1 (5.00%) JSON
9 1 (5.00%) SOAP
9 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) SDLC
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Microservices
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) hybris
3 4 (20.00%) SAP