The first table below looks at the demand for EJB skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 25 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 225 230 161
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -69
Permanent jobs citing EJB 20 15 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.21% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.44% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 79
Average salary £47,500 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.73% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3134 3446 3523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.04% 47.48% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2638 3070 3239
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
EJB
England

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EJB
Salary Trend in the North West

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

EJB Salary Trend in the North West

EJB
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EJB across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

EJB Salary Histogram in the North West

EJB
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Manchester +2 16 £47,500 +55.73%
Cheshire -6 3 £60,000 +71.42%
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing EJB 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 EJB.

1 57 (93.44%) Java
2 53 (86.89%) Oracle
3 47 (77.05%) SQL
4 34 (55.74%) Web Services
5 33 (54.10%) UNIX
5 33 (54.10%) Linux
5 33 (54.10%) Eclipse
6 32 (52.46%) Ant
7 29 (47.54%) J2EE
7 29 (47.54%) XML
8 27 (44.26%) Windows
9 24 (39.34%) Maven
9 24 (39.34%) Jenkins
10 23 (37.70%) HTML
10 23 (37.70%) WebLogic
11 22 (36.07%) JUnit
11 22 (36.07%) OO
11 22 (36.07%) Java EE
11 22 (36.07%) Degree
11 22 (36.07%) Oracle Database
12 21 (34.43%) Spring
13 20 (32.79%) Tomcat
14 19 (31.15%) Scrum
14 19 (31.15%) Git (software)
15 18 (29.51%) EJB 3.0
15 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (29.51%) JMS
15 18 (29.51%) JDBC
16 17 (27.87%) jQuery
16 17 (27.87%) Relational Database

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing EJB 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 EJB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (37.70%) WebLogic
2 20 (32.79%) Tomcat
3 10 (16.39%) WebSphere
4 9 (14.75%) Confluence
5 8 (13.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (6.56%) GlassFish
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (6.56%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (3.28%) Apache
7 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) AMQP
2 4 (6.56%) HTTP
3 2 (3.28%) Intranet
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) Oracle Database
2 17 (27.87%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.28%) DB2
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Informix
Development Applications
1 33 (54.10%) Eclipse
2 32 (52.46%) Ant
3 24 (39.34%) Maven
3 24 (39.34%) Jenkins
4 22 (36.07%) JUnit
5 19 (31.15%) Git (software)
6 9 (14.75%) Mercurial
6 9 (14.75%) Mockito
6 9 (14.75%) JIRA
6 9 (14.75%) NetBeans
6 9 (14.75%) Subversion
6 9 (14.75%) Gradle
6 9 (14.75%) Gerrit
7 7 (11.48%) JMeter
7 7 (11.48%) Selenium
7 7 (11.48%) Hudson
8 4 (6.56%) Log4j
8 4 (6.56%) Toad
8 4 (6.56%) ERwin
8 4 (6.56%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 40 (65.57%) Java Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Senior Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Applications Support
4 8 (13.11%) Applications Support Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Lead Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.56%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (3.28%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Java Architect
10 1 (1.64%) Lead Software Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.64%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) Web Services
2 29 (47.54%) XML
2 29 (47.54%) J2EE
3 23 (37.70%) HTML
4 22 (36.07%) Java EE
5 21 (34.43%) Spring
6 18 (29.51%) JMS
6 18 (29.51%) JDBC
6 18 (29.51%) EJB 3.0
7 17 (27.87%) jQuery
8 15 (24.59%) JSF
9 14 (22.95%) Hibernate
9 14 (22.95%) JPA
10 12 (19.67%) JSP
10 12 (19.67%) SOAP
11 11 (18.03%) JSON
12 9 (14.75%) Apache Wicket
12 9 (14.75%) JAX-WS
12 9 (14.75%) JAXB
12 9 (14.75%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.20%) Open Source
3 2 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) DataPower
3 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) PDA
4 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (54.10%) UNIX
1 33 (54.10%) Linux
2 27 (44.26%) Windows
3 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.56%) AIX
5 2 (3.28%) Android
5 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) OO
2 19 (31.15%) Scrum
3 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.31%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (18.03%) TDD
6 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
6 9 (14.75%) Web Development
6 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Performance Testing
7 8 (13.11%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (9.84%) OOD
8 6 (9.84%) SOA
8 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.84%) High Availability
9 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.56%) EAI
9 4 (6.56%) RAD
9 4 (6.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) Java
2 47 (77.05%) SQL
3 12 (19.67%) Shell Script
4 9 (14.75%) XPath
5 8 (13.11%) Jython
6 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.48%) C
7 4 (6.56%) Python
8 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 53 (86.89%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
2 9 (14.75%) Atlassian
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.48%) IBM
5 4 (6.56%) Actimize
6 3 (4.92%) JBoss
7 2 (3.28%) Kony
8 1 (1.64%) Sybase
8 1 (1.64%) HP