The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 38 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 4 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.61% 8.91% 10.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.10% 16.46% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 39
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
J2EE
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 164 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 52.02% 54.13% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 108 159 181
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

J2EE
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Ipswich

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 11 (84.62%) Spring
3 9 (69.23%) EJB
3 9 (69.23%) Struts
3 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
4 8 (61.54%) Servlets
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
4 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
4 8 (61.54%) JPA
5 7 (53.85%) System Testing
5 7 (53.85%) JSF
5 7 (53.85%) SOAP
5 7 (53.85%) JSP
5 7 (53.85%) Web Services
5 7 (53.85%) UML
5 7 (53.85%) JMS
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) Back Office
8 2 (15.38%) Grails
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) Android

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
1 11 (84.62%) Spring
2 9 (69.23%) EJB
2 9 (69.23%) Struts
3 8 (61.54%) Servlets
3 8 (61.54%) JPA
4 7 (53.85%) JSF
4 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) JSP
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Grails
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) Java EE
7 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Swing
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) System Testing
2 7 (53.85%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Groovy
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP