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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 43 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 14 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.86% 1.56% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.70% 3.50% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 8
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £45,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
209 286 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.65% 44.76% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 155 244 255
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

J2EE
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Merseyside

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Merseyside

J2EE
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 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
Southport - 7 £35,000 - 2
Liverpool +6 4 £67,750 +93.57% 1
St Helens - 2 £25,000 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 18 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) XML
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 6 (27.27%) UNIX
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Open Source
6 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
6 4 (18.18%) Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) QA
6 4 (18.18%) Selenium
6 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 4 (18.18%) Maven
6 4 (18.18%) Ruby

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (18.18%) JBoss
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Telnet
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) SSH
1 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Ant
1 4 (18.18%) JUnit
1 4 (18.18%) Log4j
1 4 (18.18%) Maven
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (4.55%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
1 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Application Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) J2SE
5 2 (9.09%) WSDL
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) ODBC
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.55%) OLE DB
6 1 (4.55%) Spring
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) UNIX
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) SUSE
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 4 (18.18%) Analytics
3 4 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Test Planning
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) UML
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
3 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Kanban
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Unisys
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Alias
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holidays, UK healthcare from day 1,
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 9 days ago