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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 40 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 17 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.74% 0.83% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.19% 1.96% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 15
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
185 255 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.66% 42.43% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 132 215 244
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -
Liverpool +10 3 £66,500 +37.11% 3
Wallasey - 3 £47,500 - 1
St Helens - 2 £25,000 -
Wirral - 1 £25,000 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (87.50%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (29.17%) UNIX
6 6 (25.00%) Windows
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.83%) Open Source
7 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
7 5 (20.83%) Analytics
7 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
7 5 (20.83%) Black-Box Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
7 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) QA
7 5 (20.83%) Selenium
7 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Ant
7 5 (20.83%) JUnit
7 5 (20.83%) Perl
7 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
7 5 (20.83%) Python

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Ant
1 5 (20.83%) JUnit
1 5 (20.83%) Log4j
1 5 (20.83%) Maven
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (4.17%) JMeter
2 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
1 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.83%) QA Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) XML
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) J2SE
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) WSDL
7 1 (4.17%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) User Experience
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) AS400
5 1 (4.17%) APACS
5 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) UNIX
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) SUSE
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Open Source
1 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
1 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
1 5 (20.83%) Analytics
1 5 (20.83%) Black-Box Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
2 4 (16.67%) Web Development
2 4 (16.67%) UML
2 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
3 5 (20.83%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby
4 4 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
Wallasey, Merseyside
Nixor Resource Consulting Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago