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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 63 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 7 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.21% 4.80% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 11.40% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £42,400 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,725 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.83% +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
280 193 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.36% 42.14% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 235 158 241
Average salary £35,700 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £25,000
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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Preston -15 2 £57,500 +55.40% 1
Lytham St Annes - 2 £40,000 - 1
Chorley -3 1 £34,000 +70.00% 1
Blackburn -21 1 £40,000 +6.66% 4
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 14 (93.33%) HTML
3 13 (86.67%) CSS
4 12 (80.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
5 11 (73.33%) Spring
6 10 (66.67%) JSP
6 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (66.67%) SQL
7 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
8 7 (46.67%) Web Services
9 6 (40.00%) Linux
9 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (40.00%) JBoss
9 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (40.00%) Apache Solr
9 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (33.33%) Oracle
10 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (33.33%) XML
11 4 (26.67%) EJB
11 4 (26.67%) UML
11 4 (26.67%) MySQL
12 3 (20.00%) Retail
12 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
12 3 (20.00%) HTML5
12 3 (20.00%) CSS3
12 3 (20.00%) Web Development
12 3 (20.00%) Java EE

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 6 (40.00%) JBoss
2 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
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 5 (33.33%) Graduate
4 4 (26.67%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 11 (73.33%) Spring
4 10 (66.67%) JSP
5 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) EJB
8 3 (20.00%) Java EE
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5
8 3 (20.00%) CSS3
8 3 (20.00%) JMS
8 3 (20.00%) Middleware
8 3 (20.00%) Servlets
8 3 (20.00%) Struts
9 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
9 2 (13.33%) Java SE
10 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (26.67%) UML
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (20.00%) RAD
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
1 2 (13.33%) OCPJWCD
1 2 (13.33%) OCPJP
1 2 (13.33%) OCMJD
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Sun
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Posted: 12 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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