The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 45 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 28 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.22% 1.66% 5.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 3.25% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 25
Average salary £35,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 246 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.72% 51.14% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 329 217 292
Average salary £40,000 £32,528 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.97% -13.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +7 26 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Southport - 1 £40,000 -
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (96.49%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) HTML
3 28 (49.12%) Hibernate
4 27 (47.37%) Oracle
5 26 (45.61%) SQL
5 26 (45.61%) TDD
5 26 (45.61%) Spring
6 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
8 23 (40.35%) MySQL
8 23 (40.35%) Oracle Database
9 20 (35.09%) MVC
10 15 (26.32%) Java EE
10 15 (26.32%) Servlets
10 15 (26.32%) UNIX
10 15 (26.32%) Linux
10 15 (26.32%) OOA/OOD
11 14 (24.56%) CSS
11 14 (24.56%) Eclipse
11 14 (24.56%) jQuery
11 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
12 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
12 13 (22.81%) PL/SQL
12 13 (22.81%) JSP
12 13 (22.81%) Windows
13 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
13 12 (21.05%) Open Source
14 11 (19.30%) JPA
14 11 (19.30%) Struts
14 11 (19.30%) Oracle Reports

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
2 10 (17.54%) Apache
2 10 (17.54%) Liferay
3 8 (14.04%) WebSphere Process Server
3 8 (14.04%) GlassFish
3 8 (14.04%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (14.04%) WebLogic Integration
3 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
3 8 (14.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.02%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.75%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (1.75%) Mule
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Intranet
1 9 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) LAN
2 2 (3.51%) WAN
2 2 (3.51%) DHCP
2 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) MySQL
1 23 (40.35%) Oracle Database
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (17.54%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (17.54%) Pentaho
5 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
6 8 (14.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Eclipse
2 9 (15.79%) JUnit
2 9 (15.79%) Maven
3 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.77%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 40 (70.18%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Applications Support Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Senior Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Applications Support
5 8 (14.04%) J2EE Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) Java Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.75%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (1.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) HTML
2 28 (49.12%) Hibernate
3 26 (45.61%) Spring
4 15 (26.32%) Java EE
4 15 (26.32%) Servlets
5 14 (24.56%) CSS
5 14 (24.56%) jQuery
6 13 (22.81%) JSP
7 11 (19.30%) JPA
7 11 (19.30%) Struts
7 11 (19.30%) Ajax
8 10 (17.54%) JSF
8 10 (17.54%) Web Services
9 9 (15.79%) WebCenter
9 9 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (15.79%) XML
9 9 (15.79%) Middleware
10 8 (14.04%) JTA
10 8 (14.04%) Spring Web Flow
10 8 (14.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Open Source
2 8 (14.04%) Mobile App
2 8 (14.04%) DataPower
2 8 (14.04%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (12.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) UNIX
1 15 (26.32%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) TDD
2 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.09%) MVC
4 15 (26.32%) OOA/OOD
5 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
6 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (17.54%) Workflow
7 10 (17.54%) Scrum
7 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
7 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (17.54%) ITIL
7 10 (17.54%) ITIL V2
8 9 (15.79%) UML
8 9 (15.79%) OO
8 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 9 (15.79%) SOA
9 8 (14.04%) AOP
9 8 (14.04%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (14.04%) BDD
10 7 (12.28%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) Java
2 26 (45.61%) SQL
3 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.81%) PL/SQL
5 10 (17.54%) PHP
6 7 (12.28%) Scala
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Oracle
2 11 (19.30%) IBM
3 10 (17.54%) JBoss
3 10 (17.54%) Business Objects
4 8 (14.04%) Kony
5 4 (7.02%) ATG
6 3 (5.26%) WSO2
7 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.75%) Google
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