The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 116 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +5
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 74 179 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.88% 4.82% 4.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 9.72% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 65 174 200
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1651 1842 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.84% 49.56% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1469 1655 2108
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

J2EE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Manchester

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Manchester

J2EE
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Altrincham +1 10 £42,500 - 4
Stockport -4 9 £37,500 +20.00% 3
Wigan -8 7 - - 1
Salford - 6 £43,000 -
Sale -3 3 £35,000 -6.66%
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (49.49%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (43.94%) SQL
4 83 (41.92%) Spring
5 79 (39.90%) Oracle
6 71 (35.86%) Hibernate
7 60 (30.30%) Scrum
7 60 (30.30%) HTML
8 55 (27.78%) SOAP
9 50 (25.25%) Web Services
9 50 (25.25%) Software Engineering
10 46 (23.23%) JUnit
11 45 (22.73%) XML
12 43 (21.72%) JavaScript
12 43 (21.72%) JMS
13 41 (20.71%) Linux
13 41 (20.71%) OO
13 41 (20.71%) CSS
14 40 (20.20%) E-Commerce
14 40 (20.20%) Unit Testing
15 39 (19.70%) Tomcat
15 39 (19.70%) Eclipse
16 36 (18.18%) Degree
17 34 (17.17%) UML
17 34 (17.17%) JSP
18 32 (16.16%) OOP
18 32 (16.16%) Ajax
18 32 (16.16%) Maven
19 31 (15.66%) Servlets
20 30 (15.15%) Finance

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 39 (19.70%) Tomcat
2 29 (14.65%) WebSphere
3 22 (11.11%) Apache
4 20 (10.10%) JBoss
5 18 (9.09%) WebLogic
6 13 (6.57%) GlassFish
7 10 (5.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (5.05%) CICS
8 5 (2.53%) IIS
8 5 (2.53%) Jetty
8 5 (2.53%) nginx
9 4 (2.02%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.01%) Confluence
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.01%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.53%) Google App Engine
1 5 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.52%) SaaS
3 2 (1.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.57%) HTTP
2 5 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.53%) DNS
2 5 (2.53%) IPsec
2 5 (2.53%) DHCP
2 5 (2.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 26 (13.13%) SQL Server
3 24 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (10.61%) DB2
5 18 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (6.57%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.05%) MySQL
8 5 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (23.23%) JUnit
2 39 (19.70%) Eclipse
3 32 (16.16%) Maven
4 15 (7.58%) Ant
5 12 (6.06%) Subversion
6 8 (4.04%) Redmine
7 6 (3.03%) NetBeans
7 6 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.53%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.02%) JIRA
10 3 (1.52%) Selenium
10 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.01%) Mockito
12 1 (0.51%) Hudson
12 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.51%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.51%) Gradle
12 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (15.15%) Finance
2 17 (8.59%) Retail
3 13 (6.57%) Banking
3 13 (6.57%) Automotive
4 7 (3.54%) Advertising
5 5 (2.53%) German Language
5 5 (2.53%) Italian Language
5 5 (2.53%) Turkish Language
6 3 (1.52%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.52%) Publishing
6 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.01%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
8 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 171 (86.36%) Developer
2 143 (72.22%) Java Developer
3 42 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 40 (20.20%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (17.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 19 (9.60%) Software Engineer
7 18 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 18 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
7 18 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (8.08%) Senior Software Developer
9 15 (7.58%) Java Software Developer
9 15 (7.58%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 12 (6.06%) Architect
11 10 (5.05%) Designer
12 7 (3.54%) Applications Architect
13 6 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.53%) Programmer
14 5 (2.53%) Web Developer
14 5 (2.53%) Java Programmer
14 5 (2.53%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (41.92%) Spring
2 71 (35.86%) Hibernate
3 60 (30.30%) HTML
4 55 (27.78%) SOAP
5 50 (25.25%) Web Services
6 45 (22.73%) XML
7 43 (21.72%) JMS
8 41 (20.71%) CSS
9 34 (17.17%) JSP
10 32 (16.16%) Ajax
11 31 (15.66%) Servlets
12 30 (15.15%) Java EE
13 20 (10.10%) .NET
14 18 (9.09%) jQuery
15 16 (8.08%) JDBC
16 13 (6.57%) HTML5
17 12 (6.06%) REST
17 12 (6.06%) Spring Integration
17 12 (6.06%) EJB
18 11 (5.56%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.06%) Xbox
2 12 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.05%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.53%) Blog
6 2 (1.01%) Open Source
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.51%) DTV
7 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.71%) Linux
2 27 (13.64%) Windows
3 20 (10.10%) UNIX
4 7 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.02%) Solaris
6 3 (1.52%) Android
7 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (49.49%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (30.30%) Scrum
3 50 (25.25%) Software Engineering
4 41 (20.71%) OO
5 40 (20.20%) E-Commerce
5 40 (20.20%) Unit Testing
6 34 (17.17%) UML
7 32 (16.16%) OOP
8 29 (14.65%) TDD
9 27 (13.64%) MVC
10 14 (7.07%) Mentoring
11 13 (6.57%) Pair Programming
12 12 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.56%) Logistics
13 11 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (5.56%) Waterfall
14 10 (5.05%) Risk Analysis
15 9 (4.55%) BDD
16 7 (3.54%) Coaching
16 7 (3.54%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 198 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (43.94%) SQL
3 43 (21.72%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.07%) C++
5 12 (6.06%) C#
6 11 (5.56%) PHP
7 10 (5.05%) COBOL
8 9 (4.55%) XPath
9 8 (4.04%) C
10 7 (3.54%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.02%) Perl
11 4 (2.02%) Groovy
11 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.01%) XQuery
13 1 (0.51%) Scala
13 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.51%) Ruby
13 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) Sun Certification
2 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.05%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.53%) Xen
1 5 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.53%) Puppet
1 5 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 79 (39.90%) Oracle
2 13 (6.57%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.56%) VMware
4 10 (5.05%) Sybase
5 7 (3.54%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.03%) Google
7 2 (1.01%) Endeca
8 1 (0.51%) hybris
8 1 (0.51%) Demandware
8 1 (0.51%) Sun
8 1 (0.51%) Apple
8 1 (0.51%) ATG
8 1 (0.51%) SAP
8 1 (0.51%) Chordiant
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