The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 54 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 9 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.77% 4.82% 7.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 8.14% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 38
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
J2EE
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
240 295 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.15% 59.24% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 202 244 254
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

J2EE
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Lancashire

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Lancashire

J2EE
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Blackburn -10 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Rossendale - 2 £45,000 -
Accrington -2 1 £35,000 -15.66%
Preston -5 1 £40,000 +8.10%
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 11 (73.33%) Spring
4 10 (66.67%) WebSphere
5 9 (60.00%) XML
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle
6 8 (53.33%) HTML
7 7 (46.67%) CSS
7 7 (46.67%) Java EE
7 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
8 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (40.00%) Struts
8 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (40.00%) Middleware
9 5 (33.33%) UML
9 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (33.33%) EJB
9 5 (33.33%) JSP
9 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
10 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
10 4 (26.67%) Servlets
10 4 (26.67%) JMS
10 4 (26.67%) OO
10 4 (26.67%) RAD
10 4 (26.67%) MQSeries

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (26.67%) MQSeries
4 3 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (20.00%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
2 11 (73.33%) Spring
3 9 (60.00%) XML
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) Java EE
6 6 (40.00%) Struts
6 6 (40.00%) Middleware
7 5 (33.33%) EJB
7 5 (33.33%) JSP
8 4 (26.67%) Servlets
8 4 (26.67%) JMS
8 4 (26.67%) HTML5
8 4 (26.67%) CSS3
9 3 (20.00%) REST
9 3 (20.00%) SOAP
10 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
10 2 (13.33%) Java SE
11 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (33.33%) UML
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) RAD
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) WFM
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) OCPJWCD
1 2 (13.33%) OCPJP
1 2 (13.33%) OCMJD
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Sun
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