The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 73 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 3 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.36% 4.28% 4.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 10.26% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 24
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
J2EE
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
313 273 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.71% 41.74% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 223 242 256
Average salary £31,500 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

J2EE
Salary Trend in the North East

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

J2EE Salary Trend in the North East

J2EE
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Tyne and Wear -26 3 £35,000 -6.66%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) Spring
3 18 (72.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (16.00%) HTML
7 4 (16.00%) Apache
8 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (12.00%) Maven
9 2 (8.00%) Java SE
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.00%) JNI
9 2 (8.00%) Apache Wicket
9 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
9 2 (8.00%) JavaFX
9 2 (8.00%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (8.00%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
9 2 (8.00%) UNIX
9 2 (8.00%) CSS
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle
10 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
10 1 (4.00%) DB2
10 1 (4.00%) Ant
10 1 (4.00%) JUnit
10 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
10 1 (4.00%) PHP
10 1 (4.00%) C#

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (16.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
1 25 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 11 (44.00%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (44.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (44.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) Spring
2 18 (72.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) Java SE
4 2 (8.00%) JNI
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Wicket
4 2 (8.00%) JavaFX
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) JSP
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) XSLT
5 1 (4.00%) JMS
5 1 (4.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (8.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (4.00%) UML
3 1 (4.00%) RUP
3 1 (4.00%) SOA
3 1 (4.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Wall Street Systems