The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE 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 J2EE over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 133 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -7
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 126 271 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.82% 4.08% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.57% 8.33% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 109 256 302
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2755 3253 3787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.80% 49.01% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2861 3375
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

J2EE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

J2EE Salary Trend in the North West

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in the North West

J2EE
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 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
Manchester -62 69 £42,500 - 33
Cheshire 0 34 £45,000 +9.09% 7
Merseyside -10 10 £63,000 +57.50% 2
Lancashire -12 10 £21,250 -61.36% 5
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 280 (98.94%) Java
2 144 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (42.76%) SQL
3 121 (42.76%) Oracle
4 110 (38.87%) Spring
5 92 (32.51%) HTML
6 87 (30.74%) XML
7 86 (30.39%) Web Services
8 85 (30.04%) Hibernate
9 79 (27.92%) JavaScript
10 77 (27.21%) SOAP
10 77 (27.21%) JSP
11 66 (23.32%) JUnit
12 62 (21.91%) E-Commerce
13 58 (20.49%) Tomcat
14 57 (20.14%) Software Engineering
15 55 (19.43%) Scrum
15 55 (19.43%) OO
15 55 (19.43%) CSS
16 54 (19.08%) Eclipse
17 53 (18.73%) Linux
18 51 (18.02%) Finance
19 48 (16.96%) WebSphere
20 47 (16.61%) UML
20 47 (16.61%) Degree
21 46 (16.25%) JMS
22 45 (15.90%) Oracle Database
23 39 (13.78%) JDBC
23 39 (13.78%) Unit Testing
24 38 (13.43%) Waterfall

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 58 (20.49%) Tomcat
2 48 (16.96%) WebSphere
3 31 (10.95%) JBoss
4 24 (8.48%) WebLogic
5 19 (6.71%) Apache
6 17 (6.01%) GlassFish
6 17 (6.01%) Apache Solr
7 12 (4.24%) CICS
7 12 (4.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (3.53%) IIS
9 9 (3.18%) NetWeaver
9 9 (3.18%) SAP EP
9 9 (3.18%) SAP Portal
10 7 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.41%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.71%) Liferay
12 2 (0.71%) Confluence
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.35%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.06%) SaaS
3 2 (0.71%) Route 53
3 2 (0.71%) GitHub
3 2 (0.71%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.35%) DNS
2 1 (0.35%) SSL
2 1 (0.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) Telnet
2 1 (0.35%) Firewall
2 1 (0.35%) IPsec
2 1 (0.35%) SSH
2 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.35%) DHCP
2 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.90%) Oracle Database
2 28 (9.89%) MySQL
3 27 (9.54%) SQL Server
4 25 (8.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (8.48%) DB2
6 19 (6.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 17 (6.01%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.12%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.41%) Big Data
11 2 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.71%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.35%) MS Access
12 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 66 (23.32%) JUnit
2 54 (19.08%) Eclipse
3 29 (10.25%) Maven
4 28 (9.89%) Ant
5 25 (8.83%) JIRA
6 21 (7.42%) Git (software)
7 18 (6.36%) Subversion
8 14 (4.95%) Selenium
9 12 (4.24%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.18%) Redmine
11 7 (2.47%) SoapUI
11 7 (2.47%) JMeter
12 6 (2.12%) NetBeans
13 3 (1.06%) TestNG
13 3 (1.06%) Mockito
13 3 (1.06%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.71%) MyEclipse
14 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
15 1 (0.35%) Gradle
General
1 51 (18.02%) Finance
2 22 (7.77%) Banking
3 20 (7.07%) Retail
4 8 (2.83%) Automotive
5 6 (2.12%) Advertising
6 3 (1.06%) Publishing
6 3 (1.06%) Back Office
6 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.06%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.35%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 221 (78.09%) Developer
2 186 (65.72%) Java Developer
3 56 (19.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 48 (16.96%) Senior Developer
5 43 (15.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 26 (9.19%) Architect
7 22 (7.77%) J2EE Developer
8 20 (7.07%) Oracle Developer
9 19 (6.71%) Software Developer
9 19 (6.71%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (6.71%) Designer
10 17 (6.01%) Software Engineer
10 17 (6.01%) Senior Software Developer
11 16 (5.65%) Java Software Developer
11 16 (5.65%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (5.65%) Senior Java Software Developer
12 13 (4.59%) Graduate
13 12 (4.24%) Graduate Developer
14 11 (3.89%) Graduate Java Developer
15 8 (2.83%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (38.87%) Spring
2 92 (32.51%) HTML
3 87 (30.74%) XML
4 86 (30.39%) Web Services
5 85 (30.04%) Hibernate
6 77 (27.21%) SOAP
6 77 (27.21%) JSP
7 55 (19.43%) CSS
8 46 (16.25%) JMS
9 39 (13.78%) JDBC
10 35 (12.37%) Ajax
10 35 (12.37%) Java EE
11 30 (10.60%) jQuery
12 26 (9.19%) Servlets
13 24 (8.48%) REST
14 22 (7.77%) EJB
15 20 (7.07%) Struts
16 18 (6.36%) .NET
17 16 (5.65%) XSLT
17 16 (5.65%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.65%) Mainframe
1 16 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (4.95%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.18%) Xbox
3 9 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.47%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.12%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.77%) IVR
6 5 (1.77%) VUI
6 5 (1.77%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.41%) Telematics
7 4 (1.41%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.71%) PMI
9 2 (0.71%) Replication
9 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.35%) DTV
10 1 (0.35%) Blog
10 1 (0.35%) Open Source
10 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.73%) Linux
2 29 (10.25%) UNIX
3 28 (9.89%) Windows
4 7 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.77%) Solaris
5 5 (1.77%) Android
6 1 (0.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (21.91%) E-Commerce
3 57 (20.14%) Software Engineering
4 55 (19.43%) OO
4 55 (19.43%) Scrum
5 47 (16.61%) UML
6 39 (13.78%) Unit Testing
7 38 (13.43%) Waterfall
8 37 (13.07%) OOP
9 36 (12.72%) TDD
10 30 (10.60%) MVC
11 18 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.65%) Mentoring
13 15 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (4.95%) Web Development
15 13 (4.59%) BDD
16 12 (4.24%) Risk Analysis
17 11 (3.89%) SOA
18 10 (3.53%) Pair Programming
19 9 (3.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 280 (98.94%) Java
2 121 (42.76%) SQL
3 79 (27.92%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.83%) PL/SQL
5 19 (6.71%) C++
6 15 (5.30%) PHP
7 12 (4.24%) COBOL
7 12 (4.24%) C#
8 10 (3.53%) XPath
9 9 (3.18%) ABAP
9 9 (3.18%) SAPscript
10 6 (2.12%) C
11 5 (1.77%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.71%) XQuery
12 2 (0.71%) Groovy
13 1 (0.35%) Scala
13 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.35%) Ruby
13 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (16.61%) Degree
2 15 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.41%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.06%) VCP4
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.35%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.35%) PMP
6 1 (0.35%) MCP
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
6 1 (0.35%) CCNA
6 1 (0.35%) ISEB
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.12%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.71%) Docker
4 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Puppet
1 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 121 (42.76%) Oracle
2 15 (5.30%) Red Hat
2 15 (5.30%) VMware
3 12 (4.24%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.89%) SAP
5 10 (3.53%) Adobe
5 10 (3.53%) IBM
6 8 (2.83%) Sybase
7 2 (0.71%) Google
8 1 (0.35%) hybris
8 1 (0.35%) Demandware
8 1 (0.35%) Sun
8 1 (0.35%) Unisys
8 1 (0.35%) Apple
8 1 (0.35%) ATG
8 1 (0.35%) Alias
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