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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 60 50 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 5 16 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.83% 2.56% 8.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 5.69% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 54
Average salary £48,500 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £61,250 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
253 281 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.24% 44.96% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 213 254 321
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
Liverpool -1 5 £48,500 +38.57% 1
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 23 (95.83%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Linux
4 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 15 (62.50%) Oracle
5 15 (62.50%) Problem Management
6 14 (58.33%) Oracle Database
7 13 (54.17%) MySQL
8 12 (50.00%) HTML
8 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (50.00%) PHP
9 11 (45.83%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (45.83%) Business Objects
9 11 (45.83%) ITIL
9 11 (45.83%) UNIX
9 11 (45.83%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (45.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 11 (45.83%) Workflow
9 11 (45.83%) Pentaho
9 11 (45.83%) Liferay
9 11 (45.83%) FastStats
9 11 (45.83%) ITIL V2
9 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
11 5 (20.83%) JBoss
11 5 (20.83%) Finance
12 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (16.67%) Subversion

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 11 (45.83%) Liferay
2 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (4.17%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) FastStats
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 13 (54.17%) MySQL
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (45.83%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (45.83%) Pentaho
5 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.17%) Infinispan
6 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Applications Support
2 11 (45.83%) Applications Support Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Graduate
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) OpenLaszlo
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) Velocity
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) HornetQ
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Problem Management
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL V2
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (45.83%) Workflow
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) PHP
5 4 (16.67%) VBScript
5 4 (16.67%) VBA
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Business Objects
3 5 (20.83%) JBoss
4 4 (16.67%) Remedy
4 4 (16.67%) BMC
5 3 (12.50%) ATG
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Talend
7 1 (4.17%) WSO2
7 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
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