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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 98 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 184 202 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.74% 2.75% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.95% 6.22% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 161 170 182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
2648 3247 3279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.38% 44.24% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2743 2935
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +5 113 £45,000 +2.85% 25
Cheshire -8 45 £46,250 -15.90% 13
Merseyside +20 17 £47,500 -2.06% 4
Lancashire -11 9 £45,000 +20.00% 6
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 307 (90.29%) Java
2 178 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (46.47%) Spring
4 152 (44.71%) SQL
5 134 (39.41%) Hibernate
6 133 (39.12%) Oracle
7 128 (37.65%) Web Services
8 119 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 110 (32.35%) HTML
10 94 (27.65%) XML
11 91 (26.76%) Software Engineering
12 83 (24.41%) CSS
13 76 (22.35%) SOAP
13 76 (22.35%) Degree
14 74 (21.76%) JUnit
15 73 (21.47%) Finance
16 71 (20.88%) MVC
17 70 (20.59%) MySQL
18 67 (19.71%) TDD
19 66 (19.41%) Scrum
20 61 (17.94%) Java EE
21 60 (17.65%) Spring MVC
22 59 (17.35%) SQL Server
23 58 (17.06%) SDLC
24 49 (14.41%) REST
24 49 (14.41%) OO
25 48 (14.12%) Eclipse
26 47 (13.82%) JSP
27 46 (13.53%) .NET
28 45 (13.24%) Tomcat

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (13.24%) Tomcat
2 37 (10.88%) WebSphere
3 24 (7.06%) WebLogic
4 20 (5.88%) JBoss
5 13 (3.82%) Oracle Service Bus
5 13 (3.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (3.24%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.35%) Drupal
7 8 (2.35%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.35%) CMS
8 7 (2.06%) GlassFish
8 7 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.18%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.59%) Mule
11 2 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.88%) Tridion
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.94%) SaaS
3 7 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.47%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.47%) Route 53
4 5 (1.47%) Amazon Glacier
4 5 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.94%) HTTP
2 2 (0.59%) SNMP
2 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.59%) Telnet
3 1 (0.29%) NAS
3 1 (0.29%) SAN
3 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (20.59%) MySQL
2 59 (17.35%) SQL Server
3 35 (10.29%) Oracle Database
4 33 (9.71%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.29%) RDBMS
6 16 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (4.41%) Big Data
8 12 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (2.65%) JasperReports
10 9 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (2.06%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.88%) DB2
14 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 74 (21.76%) JUnit
2 48 (14.12%) Eclipse
3 41 (12.06%) Jenkins
4 35 (10.29%) Maven
5 29 (8.53%) Ant
6 22 (6.47%) Hudson
7 21 (6.18%) Git (software)
8 20 (5.88%) Selenium
9 15 (4.41%) Oracle Forms
10 13 (3.82%) JIRA
10 13 (3.82%) SoapUI
11 10 (2.94%) TestNG
11 10 (2.94%) LoadRunner
12 9 (2.65%) MyEclipse
13 8 (2.35%) Subversion
13 8 (2.35%) ClearCase
13 8 (2.35%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.76%) Redmine
15 5 (1.47%) Selenium IDE
15 5 (1.47%) Log4j
General
1 73 (21.47%) Finance
2 20 (5.88%) Marketing
3 16 (4.71%) Banking
3 16 (4.71%) Retail
4 10 (2.94%) Games
5 6 (1.76%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.47%) Automotive
7 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.18%) Back Office
7 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (63.24%) Developer
2 187 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 47 (13.82%) Senior Developer
3 47 (13.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 41 (12.06%) Architect
5 40 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 35 (10.29%) Software Engineer
7 19 (5.59%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (5.59%) Oracle Architect
8 18 (5.29%) Graduate Developer
8 18 (5.29%) Graduate
9 16 (4.71%) Consultant
9 16 (4.71%) Graduate Java Developer
10 15 (4.41%) Junior
11 14 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 14 (4.12%) Junior Developer
11 14 (4.12%) Middleware Architect
12 13 (3.82%) Junior Java Developer
13 12 (3.53%) Oracle Developer
14 11 (3.24%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (46.47%) Spring
2 134 (39.41%) Hibernate
3 128 (37.65%) Web Services
4 110 (32.35%) HTML
5 94 (27.65%) XML
6 83 (24.41%) CSS
7 76 (22.35%) SOAP
8 61 (17.94%) Java EE
9 60 (17.65%) Spring MVC
10 49 (14.41%) REST
11 47 (13.82%) JSP
12 46 (13.53%) .NET
13 38 (11.18%) JSON
14 36 (10.59%) AngularJS
15 35 (10.29%) RESTful
16 34 (10.00%) JMS
17 30 (8.82%) jQuery
18 25 (7.35%) Struts
19 23 (6.76%) EJB
19 23 (6.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.24%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.18%) Mobile App
2 21 (6.18%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.71%) Client/Server
4 13 (3.82%) Replication
5 12 (3.53%) Telematics
6 11 (3.24%) Mainframe
7 10 (2.94%) User Experience
8 8 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.76%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.47%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.18%) Mobile Games
11 4 (1.18%) Social Media
12 3 (0.88%) Wiki
12 3 (0.88%) Online Games
12 3 (0.88%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.59%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.35%) Linux
2 38 (11.18%) UNIX
3 35 (10.29%) Windows
4 15 (4.41%) Android
5 11 (3.24%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.47%) SUSE
7 2 (0.59%) Solaris
7 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (26.76%) Software Engineering
3 71 (20.88%) MVC
4 67 (19.71%) TDD
5 66 (19.41%) Scrum
6 58 (17.06%) SDLC
7 49 (14.41%) OO
8 45 (13.24%) Unit Testing
9 43 (12.65%) E-Commerce
10 41 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (10.00%) SOA
12 32 (9.41%) Mentoring
13 31 (9.12%) Multithreading
14 24 (7.06%) UML
15 23 (6.76%) OOP
16 21 (6.18%) BDD
17 19 (5.59%) OOD
17 19 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
18 16 (4.71%) Pair Programming
18 16 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 307 (90.29%) Java
2 152 (44.71%) SQL
3 119 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (10.00%) C++
5 29 (8.53%) C#
6 28 (8.24%) PL/SQL
7 19 (5.59%) C
8 14 (4.12%) Groovy
9 13 (3.82%) Perl
10 11 (3.24%) CoffeeScript
11 10 (2.94%) VB
12 9 (2.65%) Python
13 8 (2.35%) PHP
13 8 (2.35%) Ruby
13 8 (2.35%) ActionScript
14 5 (1.47%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.18%) XPath
16 3 (0.88%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (22.35%) Degree
2 7 (2.06%) ISEB
3 4 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.59%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.59%) PMP
4 2 (0.59%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.59%) OCPJWCD
4 2 (0.59%) OCPJP
4 2 (0.59%) OCMJD
4 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.06%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.47%) Docker
3 4 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.59%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 133 (39.12%) Oracle
2 17 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.82%) IBM
4 11 (3.24%) VMware
5 10 (2.94%) HP
6 9 (2.65%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.47%) Adobe
8 3 (0.88%) Google
8 3 (0.88%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.59%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.59%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.59%) ATG
9 2 (0.59%) Stellent
9 2 (0.59%) Sun
9 2 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.59%) Retek
9 2 (0.59%) Endeca
10 1 (0.29%) Citrix
10 1 (0.29%) Chordiant
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