The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 36 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 25 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.24% 5.28% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.64% 10.57% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 21
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £40,000 £51,125
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
235 246 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.27% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 197 237 231
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
North West

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
Preston +8 11 £37,000 -2.63% 3
Blackburn +2 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Newton-le-Willows +2 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Chorley - 2 £20,000 - 2
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (63.04%) Hibernate
3 24 (52.17%) Spring
4 22 (47.83%) Scrum
5 19 (41.30%) HTML
6 16 (34.78%) CSS
6 16 (34.78%) OO
6 16 (34.78%) Tomcat
6 16 (34.78%) Subversion
7 15 (32.61%) Apache
7 15 (32.61%) C++
7 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
8 14 (30.43%) Web Development
9 11 (23.91%) TDD
10 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
11 8 (17.39%) Eclipse
12 7 (15.22%) UML
13 6 (13.04%) JBoss
13 6 (13.04%) XML
13 6 (13.04%) OOD
13 6 (13.04%) Finance
14 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
14 5 (10.87%) jQuery
14 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
14 5 (10.87%) User Stories
14 5 (10.87%) PowerHouse
14 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
14 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 16 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 15 (32.61%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Connections
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.17%) Liferay
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
1 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) DB2
3 2 (4.35%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Subversion
2 8 (17.39%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
1 38 (82.61%) Java Developer
2 27 (58.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Java Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Graduate
5 2 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) Hibernate
2 24 (52.17%) Spring
3 19 (41.30%) HTML
4 16 (34.78%) CSS
5 6 (13.04%) XML
6 5 (10.87%) jQuery
6 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.87%) .NET
7 3 (6.52%) JSP
7 3 (6.52%) SOAP
7 3 (6.52%) Web Services
8 2 (4.35%) WSDL
8 2 (4.35%) XHTML
8 2 (4.35%) Ajax
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
8 2 (4.35%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.17%) RESTful
9 1 (2.17%) Java EE
9 1 (2.17%) EJB
9 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) UNIX
2 2 (4.35%) AIX
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) CentOS
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Scrum
2 16 (34.78%) OO
3 14 (30.43%) Web Development
4 11 (23.91%) TDD
5 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 7 (15.22%) UML
8 6 (13.04%) OOD
9 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.87%) User Stories
9 5 (10.87%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (10.87%) RAD
10 4 (8.70%) BDD
11 3 (6.52%) SOA
12 2 (4.35%) MVC
12 2 (4.35%) SEO
12 2 (4.35%) Data Management
12 2 (4.35%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) C++
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) PowerHouse
3 5 (10.87%) PHP
3 5 (10.87%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Scala
5 2 (4.35%) COBOL
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) JBoss
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Lotus
Preston, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + pension, package, health, life
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + car, bonus, excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago