The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 39 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 15 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.81% 1.52% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.03% 4.55% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 5
Average salary £44,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.53% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +8.43%
J2EE
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
136 132 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 34.52% 33.42% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 86 122 119
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

J2EE
Salary Trend in Luton

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Luton

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 24 (64.86%) Oracle
4 21 (56.76%) UNIX
4 21 (56.76%) Linux
5 20 (54.05%) MVC
6 19 (51.35%) Solaris
7 16 (43.24%) Web Services
7 16 (43.24%) JMS
8 14 (37.84%) ITIL
8 14 (37.84%) Windows
8 14 (37.84%) HPUX
8 14 (37.84%) HTML
8 14 (37.84%) CSS
8 14 (37.84%) WebLogic
8 14 (37.84%) CSS3
8 14 (37.84%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (35.14%) Spring
10 12 (32.43%) HTML5
10 12 (32.43%) WebLogic Portal
10 12 (32.43%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (32.43%) OO
10 12 (32.43%) SOA
11 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
12 8 (21.62%) JBoss
12 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
13 7 (18.92%) SLA
13 7 (18.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (18.92%) Change Management
13 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 14 (37.84%) WebLogic
2 12 (32.43%) WebLogic Portal
3 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
4 8 (21.62%) JBoss
5 6 (16.22%) Mule
6 5 (13.51%) Apache
7 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 5 (13.51%) Automotive
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
1 17 (45.95%) Java Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Applications Support
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) Web Services
1 16 (43.24%) JMS
2 14 (37.84%) CSS
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 14 (37.84%) CSS3
3 13 (35.14%) Spring
4 12 (32.43%) HTML5
5 6 (16.22%) Struts
5 6 (16.22%) Spring MVC
6 4 (10.81%) Struts2
7 2 (5.41%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) .NET
7 2 (5.41%) EJB
7 2 (5.41%) JSF
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) JDBC
7 2 (5.41%) Servlets
7 2 (5.41%) SOAP
8 1 (2.70%) Middleware
8 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) FMCG
2 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) UNIX
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Solaris
3 14 (37.84%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 14 (37.84%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (32.43%) OOA/OOD
3 12 (32.43%) OO
3 12 (32.43%) SOA
4 7 (18.92%) Change Management
4 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
4 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (18.92%) Problem Management
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Service Management
8 3 (8.11%) Validation
8 3 (8.11%) QMS
8 3 (8.11%) Web Development
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
1 7 (18.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) OpenText
2 2 (5.41%) Endeca
2 2 (5.41%) hybris