The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 79 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 39 34 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.17% 2.18% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.34% 5.23% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 50
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £31,475
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
J2EE
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
731 650 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.72% 41.61% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 585 590 922
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

J2EE
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Cambridge

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 69 (83.13%) Java
2 38 (45.78%) SQL
3 33 (39.76%) Telecoms
4 29 (34.94%) Oracle
4 29 (34.94%) Software Engineering
5 27 (32.53%) Tomcat
6 25 (30.12%) SAP
7 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
8 21 (25.30%) Degree
8 21 (25.30%) Python
9 20 (24.10%) UNIX
10 19 (22.89%) Linux
10 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (19.28%) MySQL
11 16 (19.28%) HTML
12 15 (18.07%) PHP
12 15 (18.07%) OO
13 14 (16.87%) Perl
13 14 (16.87%) QA
13 14 (16.87%) REST
13 14 (16.87%) Mobile App
14 13 (15.66%) Spring
14 13 (15.66%) Finance
14 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
14 13 (15.66%) CSS
15 12 (14.46%) Middleware
15 12 (14.46%) Manufacturing
15 12 (14.46%) Identity Management
15 12 (14.46%) TDD
15 12 (14.46%) Hibernate

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 27 (32.53%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.82%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (13.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.20%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) HTTP
2 10 (12.05%) Internet
3 8 (9.64%) Kerberos
4 6 (7.23%) Wireless
5 4 (4.82%) LDAP
5 4 (4.82%) SS7
5 4 (4.82%) SNMP
5 4 (4.82%) NGN
5 4 (4.82%) LTE
5 4 (4.82%) VoLTE
6 2 (2.41%) 4G
6 2 (2.41%) 3G
6 2 (2.41%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) MySQL
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.64%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.64%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.82%) SQLite
5 2 (2.41%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) Maven
2 4 (4.82%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.82%) Xcode
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.20%) QALoad
4 1 (1.20%) JUnit
General
1 33 (39.76%) Telecoms
2 13 (15.66%) Finance
3 12 (14.46%) Manufacturing
4 11 (13.25%) Marketing
4 11 (13.25%) Electronics
5 3 (3.61%) Publishing
6 2 (2.41%) Games
7 1 (1.20%) French Language
7 1 (1.20%) German Language
7 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Developer
2 33 (39.76%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.28%) Software Engineer
4 14 (16.87%) Architect
4 14 (16.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Applications Support
6 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Security Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Consultant
6 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Junior
7 6 (7.23%) Junior Java Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.28%) HTML
2 14 (16.87%) REST
3 13 (15.66%) Spring
3 13 (15.66%) CSS
4 12 (14.46%) Middleware
4 12 (14.46%) Hibernate
5 10 (12.05%) XML
6 9 (10.84%) Web Services
7 8 (9.64%) SAML
7 8 (9.64%) .NET
7 8 (9.64%) HTML5
8 6 (7.23%) CGI
9 5 (6.02%) Swing
9 5 (6.02%) Java EE
10 4 (4.82%) Ajax
10 4 (4.82%) iOS SDK
10 4 (4.82%) GTK+
10 4 (4.82%) Cocoa Touch
10 4 (4.82%) UIKit
10 4 (4.82%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.87%) Mobile App
3 11 (13.25%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (13.25%) DTV
4 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (12.05%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.82%) Open Source
7 2 (2.41%) Social Media
7 2 (2.41%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.41%) iPhone
8 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) UNIX
2 19 (22.89%) Linux
3 6 (7.23%) Android
3 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.23%) Solaris
4 5 (6.02%) Debian
5 4 (4.82%) Windows
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Software Engineering
2 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.07%) OO
4 12 (14.46%) Identity Management
4 12 (14.46%) TDD
5 11 (13.25%) Programme Management
5 11 (13.25%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.25%) OOP
6 10 (12.05%) UML
6 10 (12.05%) Workflow
6 10 (12.05%) Scrum
7 9 (10.84%) TOGAF
7 9 (10.84%) Web Development
8 8 (9.64%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (9.64%) BPMN
9 6 (7.23%) Network Management
9 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.23%) Load Testing
10 5 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 69 (83.13%) Java
2 38 (45.78%) SQL
3 21 (25.30%) Python
4 15 (18.07%) PHP
5 14 (16.87%) Perl
6 13 (15.66%) JavaScript
7 11 (13.25%) Scala
8 8 (9.64%) C
8 8 (9.64%) C#
9 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
9 6 (7.23%) Objective-C
10 5 (6.02%) Ruby
11 4 (4.82%) VB
11 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.41%) C++
13 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) CISSP
3 2 (2.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) Oracle
2 25 (30.12%) SAP
3 9 (10.84%) Sybase
4 6 (7.23%) Sun
5 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.61%) Zend
7 2 (2.41%) Apple
7 2 (2.41%) JBoss
8 1 (1.20%) webMethods
8 1 (1.20%) HP
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