The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
J2EE Developer
Rank 233 219 217
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 9 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.28% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.30% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 41
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6509 6336 7128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.05% 94.88% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5385 5242 6001
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the North West

J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

J2EE Developer
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 J2EE Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Cheshire 0 9 £42,500 -
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 18 (81.82%) JSP
2 18 (81.82%) XML
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle
3 17 (77.27%) JIRA
3 17 (77.27%) Git (software)
4 16 (72.73%) Tomcat
5 15 (68.18%) Web Services
5 15 (68.18%) HTML
6 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
6 14 (63.64%) Spring
7 13 (59.09%) SQL
8 12 (54.55%) PL/SQL
8 12 (54.55%) JDBC
8 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
9 11 (50.00%) MVC
9 11 (50.00%) jQuery
9 11 (50.00%) JPA
9 11 (50.00%) Struts
9 11 (50.00%) Ant
9 11 (50.00%) JUnit
9 11 (50.00%) Eclipse
10 10 (45.45%) Spring MVC
10 10 (45.45%) Ajax
11 9 (40.91%) SOAP
12 7 (31.82%) HTTP
12 7 (31.82%) Selenium
12 7 (31.82%) REST
12 7 (31.82%) Jenkins

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (72.73%) Tomcat
2 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (27.27%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 6 (27.27%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) JIRA
1 17 (77.27%) Git (software)
2 11 (50.00%) Ant
2 11 (50.00%) JUnit
2 11 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (31.82%) Selenium
3 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
4 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
4 6 (27.27%) JMeter
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) Mockito
5 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 18 (81.82%) JSP
2 18 (81.82%) XML
3 15 (68.18%) Web Services
3 15 (68.18%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) Spring
5 12 (54.55%) JDBC
5 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
6 11 (50.00%) jQuery
6 11 (50.00%) JPA
6 11 (50.00%) Struts
7 10 (45.45%) Spring MVC
7 10 (45.45%) Ajax
8 9 (40.91%) SOAP
9 7 (31.82%) REST
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
11 2 (9.09%) CSS3
11 2 (9.09%) HTML5
12 1 (4.55%) JAX-WS
12 1 (4.55%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
2 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft