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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 250 223 147
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 11 21 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.31% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.33% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 110
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
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
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 +5 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Cheshire -25 3 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Lancashire +1 2 £37,500 - 1
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) J2EE
2 26 (89.66%) Spring
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (58.62%) XML
5 15 (51.72%) Hibernate
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
7 12 (41.38%) Tomcat
8 10 (34.48%) Struts
9 9 (31.03%) OO
9 9 (31.03%) JMS
9 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (31.03%) HTML
10 8 (27.59%) Oracle
10 8 (27.59%) JSP
11 7 (24.14%) Servlets
11 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
11 7 (24.14%) OOD
11 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
11 7 (24.14%) MVC
11 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
11 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
11 7 (24.14%) Spring MVC
11 7 (24.14%) JPA
12 6 (20.69%) Linux
12 6 (20.69%) CSS
13 5 (17.24%) DOM
13 5 (17.24%) XSLT
13 5 (17.24%) JUnit
13 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (41.38%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JUnit
2 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Hudson
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) J2EE
2 26 (89.66%) Spring
3 17 (58.62%) XML
4 15 (51.72%) Hibernate
5 10 (34.48%) Struts
6 9 (31.03%) HTML
6 9 (31.03%) JMS
7 8 (27.59%) JSP
8 7 (24.14%) Servlets
8 7 (24.14%) Spring MVC
8 7 (24.14%) JPA
9 6 (20.69%) CSS
10 5 (17.24%) DOM
10 5 (17.24%) XSLT
10 5 (17.24%) Grails
10 5 (17.24%) XML Schema
10 5 (17.24%) SAX
10 5 (17.24%) jQuery
11 4 (13.79%) Ajax
11 4 (13.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Android
2 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) OO
3 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
3 7 (24.14%) OOD
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (13.79%) UML
5 4 (13.79%) Content Management
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) XPath
5 4 (13.79%) Scala
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
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