The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 77 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 22 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.91% 0.75% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.96% 2.34% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 12
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% -0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,875
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
369 342 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.98% 31.90% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 334 330 290
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - 11 £47,500 -
Dunstable +2 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Luton - 4 £44,000 -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) JSP
3 16 (57.14%) EJB
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 10 (35.71%) OOP
5 10 (35.71%) J2SE
5 10 (35.71%) Time Management
5 10 (35.71%) Banking
5 10 (35.71%) Retail
5 10 (35.71%) Software Architecture
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
6 9 (32.14%) MFC
6 9 (32.14%) STL
6 9 (32.14%) C++
7 8 (28.57%) Web Services
8 7 (25.00%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (21.43%) Struts
9 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (17.86%) JUnit
10 5 (17.86%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) Sun
10 5 (17.86%) Sun Certification
10 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
10 5 (17.86%) jQuery
10 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
10 5 (17.86%) Ajax

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
1 10 (35.71%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
1 18 (64.29%) Java Developer
2 16 (57.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Development Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) JSP
2 16 (57.14%) EJB
3 10 (35.71%) J2SE
4 9 (32.14%) Spring
4 9 (32.14%) MFC
4 9 (32.14%) STL
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) Struts
8 5 (17.86%) Ajax
8 5 (17.86%) jQuery
9 2 (7.14%) XSL
9 2 (7.14%) Servlets
9 2 (7.14%) HTML
10 1 (3.57%) .NET
10 1 (3.57%) Middleware
10 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) OOP
1 10 (35.71%) Time Management
1 10 (35.71%) Software Architecture
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) C++
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Sun Certification
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Sun
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
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