The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 96 85 97
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.34% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.85% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £43,000 £43,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% +30.59%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -2.29%
Java EE
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
443 351 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.03% 35.89% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 399 345 318
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Java EE
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Java EE Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 22 (100.00%) DB2
1 22 (100.00%) JSP
1 22 (100.00%) Struts
1 22 (100.00%) Web Services
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
1 22 (100.00%) OO
1 22 (100.00%) JBoss
1 22 (100.00%) Migration
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) JSF
1 22 (100.00%) Ajax
1 22 (100.00%) Web Development
1 22 (100.00%) jQuery
1 22 (100.00%) ICEfaces
1 22 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (77.27%) MyEclipse
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (77.27%) WebSphere
2 17 (77.27%) RAD
2 17 (77.27%) Eclipse
2 17 (77.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) Sunopsis
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 5 (22.73%) ETL

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (77.27%) WebSphere Application Server
1 17 (77.27%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 22 (100.00%) DB2
1 22 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Eclipse
1 17 (77.27%) MyEclipse
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
1 16 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Java Software Engineer
2 15 (68.18%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) JSP
1 22 (100.00%) Struts
1 22 (100.00%) Web Services
1 22 (100.00%) JSF
1 22 (100.00%) Ajax
1 22 (100.00%) jQuery
1 22 (100.00%) ICEfaces
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (22.73%) AIX
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) OO
1 22 (100.00%) Migration
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (100.00%) Web Development
2 17 (77.27%) RAD
3 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Analytics
5 5 (22.73%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) JBoss
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 5 (22.73%) Sunopsis