The first table below looks at the demand for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank - - 62
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
290 277 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.55% 46.32% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 248 247 318
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
North West

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Java EE
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Java EE Salary Trend in Merseyside

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
2 8 (80.00%) Maven
2 8 (80.00%) Spring MVC
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) JSP
2 8 (80.00%) Servlets
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (80.00%) JPA
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Ant
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) DSDM
4 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (60.00%) Spring Security
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 6 (60.00%) Apache Axis
4 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Hudson
4 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (60.00%) Apache CXF
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (50.00%) Web Development

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Maven
2 6 (60.00%) Ant
2 6 (60.00%) Hudson
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
1 8 (80.00%) Spring MVC
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) JSP
1 8 (80.00%) Servlets
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) JPA
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Security
2 6 (60.00%) Apache Axis
2 6 (60.00%) Apache CXF
3 5 (50.00%) Middleware
3 5 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 3 (30.00%) JSF
5 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (20.00%) WebCenter
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (20.00%) EJB
6 2 (20.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (20.00%) DataPower
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) DSDM
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Use Case
6 3 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (30.00%) User Stories
7 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) SOA
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) WSO2
3 2 (20.00%) Kony
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) IBM