The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 67 86 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 36 2 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.31% 0.22% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.22% 0.63% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 38
Average salary £47,500 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.25% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £39,350 £53,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
J2EE
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
438 320 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.22% 35.40% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 397 314 321
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

J2EE
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Bedfordshire region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

J2EE
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -1 11 £47,500 +29.25%
Luton +1 7 £42,500 +15.64% 2
Dunstable -6 3 £45,000 +12.50%
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 54 (96.43%) Java
2 29 (51.79%) Linux
3 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
4 23 (41.07%) EJB
5 22 (39.29%) JSP
6 21 (37.50%) SQL
6 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (35.71%) Solaris
7 20 (35.71%) Oracle
7 20 (35.71%) UNIX
8 18 (32.14%) ITIL
8 18 (32.14%) Retail
9 17 (30.36%) Apache
10 15 (26.79%) Tomcat
10 15 (26.79%) Web Services
10 15 (26.79%) PL/SQL
10 15 (26.79%) WebLogic
10 15 (26.79%) SLA
11 14 (25.00%) Service Management
11 14 (25.00%) Spring
12 13 (23.21%) Banking
12 13 (23.21%) J2SE
12 13 (23.21%) OOP
12 13 (23.21%) Time Management
12 13 (23.21%) Software Architecture
13 12 (21.43%) IIS
13 12 (21.43%) MySQL
13 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
14 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
14 11 (19.64%) Waterfall

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (30.36%) Apache
2 15 (26.79%) Tomcat
2 15 (26.79%) WebLogic
3 12 (21.43%) IIS
4 3 (5.36%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.57%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) JUnit
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 18 (32.14%) Retail
2 13 (23.21%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
1 25 (44.64%) Java Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 18 (32.14%) Applications Support
4 17 (30.36%) Applications Support Analyst
4 17 (30.36%) Analyst
4 17 (30.36%) Support Analyst
5 11 (19.64%) Software Manager
5 11 (19.64%) Software Development Manager
5 11 (19.64%) Development Manager
6 9 (16.07%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) EJB
2 22 (39.29%) JSP
3 15 (26.79%) Web Services
4 14 (25.00%) Spring
5 13 (23.21%) J2SE
6 11 (19.64%) Ajax
6 11 (19.64%) jQuery
7 10 (17.86%) Struts
8 9 (16.07%) STL
8 9 (16.07%) MFC
8 9 (16.07%) XML
9 3 (5.36%) JMS
9 3 (5.36%) HTML5
9 3 (5.36%) CSS3
9 3 (5.36%) HTML
9 3 (5.36%) CSS
10 2 (3.57%) SOAP
10 2 (3.57%) JSF
11 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
1 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.36%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 29 (51.79%) Linux
2 20 (35.71%) Solaris
2 20 (35.71%) UNIX
3 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.14%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) Service Management
4 13 (23.21%) OOP
4 13 (23.21%) Time Management
4 13 (23.21%) Software Architecture
5 11 (19.64%) Waterfall
5 11 (19.64%) Web Development
6 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.14%) MVC
7 4 (7.14%) SOA
8 3 (5.36%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Change Management
8 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.36%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (5.36%) OO
8 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 54 (96.43%) Java
2 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) PL/SQL
4 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
6 9 (16.07%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Sun Certification
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) Sun
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