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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 126 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -5
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 134 284 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.93% 4.38% 4.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.68% 8.86% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 121 267 370
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
2863 3205 4145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.16% 49.41% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2536 2861 3735
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 £52,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -67 73 £40,000 -2.43% 29
Cheshire -14 36 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Lancashire -23 11 £21,500 -57.00% 2
Merseyside -7 8 £65,000 +44.44% 3
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 311 (99.68%) Java
2 159 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (39.74%) Spring
4 121 (38.78%) SQL
5 119 (38.14%) Oracle
6 96 (30.77%) Hibernate
7 92 (29.49%) HTML
8 89 (28.53%) XML
9 80 (25.64%) Web Services
10 77 (24.68%) JSP
11 76 (24.36%) JavaScript
12 71 (22.76%) SOAP
13 69 (22.12%) Finance
14 65 (20.83%) JUnit
14 65 (20.83%) E-Commerce
15 64 (20.51%) Tomcat
16 61 (19.55%) Scrum
17 60 (19.23%) Software Engineering
17 60 (19.23%) UML
18 55 (17.63%) Linux
18 55 (17.63%) CSS
19 54 (17.31%) OO
20 51 (16.35%) Eclipse
21 48 (15.38%) Degree
21 48 (15.38%) WebSphere
22 47 (15.06%) Waterfall
23 46 (14.74%) JMS
24 44 (14.10%) DB2
25 42 (13.46%) Oracle Database
26 40 (12.82%) Java EE

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 64 (20.51%) Tomcat
2 48 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 34 (10.90%) JBoss
4 30 (9.62%) Apache
5 25 (8.01%) CICS
6 22 (7.05%) WebLogic
7 14 (4.49%) Apache Solr
7 14 (4.49%) GlassFish
8 11 (3.53%) IIS
8 11 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (3.21%) NetWeaver
9 10 (3.21%) SAP EP
9 10 (3.21%) SAP Portal
10 8 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.28%) Jetty
11 4 (1.28%) nginx
12 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.64%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.28%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.96%) SaaS
5 2 (0.64%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Route 53
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.97%) HTTP
2 4 (1.28%) IPsec
2 4 (1.28%) DNS
2 4 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.28%) DHCP
2 4 (1.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.10%) DB2
2 42 (13.46%) Oracle Database
3 27 (8.65%) MySQL
4 26 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 25 (8.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (7.05%) Relational Database
7 19 (6.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (2.24%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.96%) Big Data
11 2 (0.64%) Informix
11 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.32%) Redis
12 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.32%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.32%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (20.83%) JUnit
2 51 (16.35%) Eclipse
3 37 (11.86%) Maven
4 27 (8.65%) Ant
5 25 (8.01%) JIRA
6 21 (6.73%) Subversion
6 21 (6.73%) Git (software)
7 15 (4.81%) Jenkins
8 12 (3.85%) Selenium
9 8 (2.56%) Redmine
10 6 (1.92%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.92%) JMeter
10 6 (1.92%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.60%) Mockito
11 5 (1.60%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.28%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.64%) Introscope
13 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.64%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.64%) Gradle
General
1 69 (22.12%) Finance
2 35 (11.22%) Banking
3 21 (6.73%) Retail
4 11 (3.53%) Automotive
5 7 (2.24%) Advertising
6 4 (1.28%) German Language
6 4 (1.28%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.28%) Turkish Language
7 3 (0.96%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.96%) Back Office
7 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.96%) Publishing
8 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.64%) Electronics
8 2 (0.64%) Marketing
8 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 237 (75.96%) Developer
2 196 (62.82%) Java Developer
3 62 (19.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 49 (15.71%) Senior Developer
5 44 (14.10%) Senior Java Developer
6 38 (12.18%) Architect
7 31 (9.94%) Designer
8 25 (8.01%) Solutions Architect
9 23 (7.37%) J2EE Developer
10 20 (6.41%) Oracle Developer
11 19 (6.09%) Software Engineer
12 18 (5.77%) Software Developer
13 17 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
14 16 (5.13%) Senior Software Developer
15 15 (4.81%) Senior Java Software Developer
15 15 (4.81%) Java Software Developer
16 13 (4.17%) Graduate
17 12 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
17 12 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
17 12 (3.85%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (39.74%) Spring
2 96 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 92 (29.49%) HTML
4 89 (28.53%) XML
5 80 (25.64%) Web Services
6 77 (24.68%) JSP
7 71 (22.76%) SOAP
8 55 (17.63%) CSS
9 46 (14.74%) JMS
10 40 (12.82%) Java EE
10 40 (12.82%) Ajax
10 40 (12.82%) JDBC
11 35 (11.22%) Servlets
12 30 (9.62%) jQuery
13 24 (7.69%) .NET
14 20 (6.41%) Struts
14 20 (6.41%) EJB
14 20 (6.41%) XSLT
15 19 (6.09%) REST
16 18 (5.77%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.97%) Mainframe
2 14 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.85%) Xbox
5 9 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.60%) VUI
7 5 (1.60%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.60%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.60%) IVR
8 4 (1.28%) Blog
8 4 (1.28%) Open Source
9 3 (0.96%) Telematics
9 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.64%) PMI
10 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.32%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.63%) Linux
2 29 (9.29%) UNIX
3 28 (8.97%) Windows
4 8 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.60%) AIX
6 4 (1.28%) Solaris
6 4 (1.28%) Android
7 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 61 (19.55%) Scrum
4 60 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 60 (19.23%) UML
5 54 (17.31%) OO
6 47 (15.06%) Waterfall
7 39 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 38 (12.18%) MVC
9 37 (11.86%) TDD
10 33 (10.58%) OOP
11 28 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (7.37%) Risk Analysis
13 22 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (4.81%) Mentoring
15 12 (3.85%) Web Development
15 12 (3.85%) BDD
15 12 (3.85%) DevOps
16 10 (3.21%) Logistics
16 10 (3.21%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 311 (99.68%) Java
2 121 (38.78%) SQL
3 76 (24.36%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.01%) PL/SQL
5 23 (7.37%) COBOL
6 19 (6.09%) C++
7 18 (5.77%) C#
8 17 (5.45%) PHP
9 11 (3.53%) XPath
10 10 (3.21%) ABAP
10 10 (3.21%) SAPscript
11 8 (2.56%) C
11 8 (2.56%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.60%) Groovy
13 3 (0.96%) Perl
14 2 (0.64%) XQuery
15 1 (0.32%) sed
15 1 (0.32%) Scala
15 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (15.38%) Degree
2 15 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
6 1 (0.32%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.28%) Xen
4 2 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.28%) Ansible
1 4 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 119 (38.14%) Oracle
2 16 (5.13%) VMware
2 16 (5.13%) IBM
3 15 (4.81%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.49%) Red Hat
5 12 (3.85%) SAP
6 10 (3.21%) Sybase
6 10 (3.21%) Adobe
7 5 (1.60%) Google
8 2 (0.64%) Perforce
8 2 (0.64%) Endeca
8 2 (0.64%) Compuware
8 2 (0.64%) HP
9 1 (0.32%) Demandware
9 1 (0.32%) hybris
9 1 (0.32%) Sun
9 1 (0.32%) Apple
9 1 (0.32%) ATG
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