The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 35 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 7 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.93% 4.68% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 16.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
J2EE
Essex

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 Colchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
98 65 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 55.06% 27.66% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 88 59 49
Average salary £28,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

J2EE
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Colchester

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
2 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (75.00%) Automotive
4 5 (62.50%) Ant
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (62.50%) Maven
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) Ajax
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Swing
5 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (50.00%) OOP
5 4 (50.00%) OO
5 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
7 2 (25.00%) Gradle

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 7 (87.50%) JBoss
1 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Ant
1 5 (62.50%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) jMock
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
General
1 6 (75.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) Swing
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
6 1 (12.50%) Struts
6 1 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft