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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 62 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -6
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 31 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.72% 0.48% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.01% 1.30% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 3
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
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
387 460 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.01% 37.07% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 314 439 310
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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
Luton +21 21 £45,500 +7.05%
Bedford - 2 £65,000 -
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 66 (97.06%) Java
2 47 (69.12%) Oracle
3 46 (67.65%) SQL
4 42 (61.76%) Linux
5 39 (57.35%) UNIX
6 37 (54.41%) Solaris
6 37 (54.41%) PL/SQL
7 34 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 33 (48.53%) WebLogic
9 32 (47.06%) ITIL
9 32 (47.06%) SLA
10 30 (44.12%) Apache
11 29 (42.65%) Service Management
12 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
13 27 (39.71%) MySQL
14 26 (38.24%) IIS
14 26 (38.24%) Shell Script
15 20 (29.41%) Spring
16 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (17.65%) Struts
18 11 (16.18%) MVC
19 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
19 10 (14.71%) Web Services
20 9 (13.24%) Windows
20 9 (13.24%) JMS
20 9 (13.24%) Performance Tuning
21 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
21 8 (11.76%) Struts2
21 8 (11.76%) CSS
21 8 (11.76%) HTML

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 34 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 33 (48.53%) WebLogic
3 30 (44.12%) Apache
4 26 (38.24%) IIS
5 5 (7.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (7.35%) JBoss
6 4 (5.88%) Mule ESB
6 4 (5.88%) Mule
7 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) VLAN
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
1 2 (2.94%) SAN
1 2 (2.94%) WAN
1 2 (2.94%) SMTP
1 2 (2.94%) MPLS
1 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 27 (39.71%) MySQL
3 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) JUnit
1 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (10.29%) Marketing
2 5 (7.35%) Automotive
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (54.41%) Applications Support
2 30 (44.12%) Analyst
2 30 (44.12%) Support Analyst
2 30 (44.12%) Applications Support Analyst
3 23 (33.82%) Developer
4 22 (32.35%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (13.24%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Software Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) Spring
2 12 (17.65%) Struts
3 10 (14.71%) Web Services
4 9 (13.24%) JMS
5 8 (11.76%) Struts2
5 8 (11.76%) CSS
5 8 (11.76%) HTML
6 7 (10.29%) CSS3
7 5 (7.35%) HTML5
8 4 (5.88%) Spring MVC
8 4 (5.88%) .NET
9 3 (4.41%) EJB
9 3 (4.41%) Java EE
10 2 (2.94%) jQuery
10 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.94%) Servlets
10 2 (2.94%) XML
10 2 (2.94%) JDBC
11 1 (1.47%) Middleware
11 1 (1.47%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (61.76%) Linux
2 39 (57.35%) UNIX
3 37 (54.41%) Solaris
4 9 (13.24%) Windows
5 7 (10.29%) HPUX
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) ITIL
2 29 (42.65%) Service Management
3 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.18%) MVC
5 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 9 (13.24%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.29%) QMS
8 7 (10.29%) Validation
8 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.35%) SOA
9 5 (7.35%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (7.35%) OO
10 4 (5.88%) Scrum
10 4 (5.88%) Project Management
11 2 (2.94%) Web Development
11 2 (2.94%) Benchmarking
11 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.94%) Analytics
11 2 (2.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 66 (97.06%) Java
2 46 (67.65%) SQL
3 37 (54.41%) PL/SQL
4 26 (38.24%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.41%) C++
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (47.06%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) vSphere
Vendors
1 47 (69.12%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) hybris
2 4 (5.88%) MuleSoft
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.41%) HP
4 2 (2.94%) Endeca
4 2 (2.94%) OpenText
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) FalconStor
5 1 (1.47%) Sun
5 1 (1.47%) CommVault