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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 106 114 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 145 154 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.26% 2.21% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.54% 5.04% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 118 139 163
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,725 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.83% +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
2616 3055 3607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.82% 43.82% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 2560 3221
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 £27,500 £26,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +1 91 £44,250 +4.11% 26
Cheshire +24 35 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Merseyside +10 12 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Lancashire -27 7 £40,000 +6.66% 6
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 272 (89.47%) Java
2 148 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (48.36%) SQL
4 137 (45.07%) Oracle
5 117 (38.49%) Spring
6 115 (37.83%) JavaScript
7 111 (36.51%) HTML
8 103 (33.88%) Web Services
9 101 (33.22%) Hibernate
10 87 (28.62%) XML
11 80 (26.32%) CSS
12 73 (24.01%) JUnit
13 72 (23.68%) Degree
14 68 (22.37%) SOAP
15 61 (20.07%) Finance
16 60 (19.74%) MySQL
17 59 (19.41%) Software Engineering
17 59 (19.41%) TDD
18 56 (18.42%) Linux
18 56 (18.42%) SDLC
19 54 (17.76%) Scrum
20 50 (16.45%) JSP
20 50 (16.45%) Unit Testing
21 48 (15.79%) SQL Server
21 48 (15.79%) E-Commerce
22 47 (15.46%) MVC
23 46 (15.13%) OO
24 45 (14.80%) WebSphere
25 44 (14.47%) Tomcat
25 44 (14.47%) .NET

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (14.80%) WebSphere
2 44 (14.47%) Tomcat
3 33 (10.86%) WebLogic
4 27 (8.88%) JBoss
5 19 (6.25%) Apache Solr
6 13 (4.28%) GlassFish
7 12 (3.95%) Oracle Service Bus
7 12 (3.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (3.29%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.63%) Drupal
9 8 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.32%) CMS
11 3 (0.99%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.99%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.99%) IIS
11 3 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.66%) Apache
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.99%) Tridion
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.97%) SaaS
4 5 (1.64%) Route 53
4 5 (1.64%) Amazon Glacier
4 5 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (1.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (0.99%) Telnet
3 2 (0.66%) SNMP
3 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) SAN
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
4 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.74%) MySQL
2 48 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 43 (14.14%) Oracle Database
4 28 (9.21%) Relational Database
5 20 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (4.93%) RDBMS
7 15 (4.93%) Big Data
8 14 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (2.30%) JasperReports
12 6 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.32%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.99%) DB2
14 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 73 (24.01%) JUnit
2 41 (13.49%) Eclipse
3 35 (11.51%) Jenkins
4 32 (10.53%) Ant
5 25 (8.22%) Maven
6 21 (6.91%) Hudson
7 19 (6.25%) Selenium
8 15 (4.93%) Git (software)
9 14 (4.61%) JIRA
9 14 (4.61%) SoapUI
10 12 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (3.29%) LoadRunner
12 9 (2.96%) TestNG
13 8 (2.63%) Subversion
14 7 (2.30%) MyEclipse
15 6 (1.97%) ClearCase
16 5 (1.64%) Cucumber
17 4 (1.32%) Redmine
17 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
18 3 (0.99%) Mercurial
General
1 61 (20.07%) Finance
2 19 (6.25%) Marketing
3 16 (5.26%) Banking
3 16 (5.26%) Retail
4 5 (1.64%) Automotive
4 5 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.64%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.66%) Games
6 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 191 (62.83%) Developer
2 165 (54.28%) Java Developer
3 49 (16.12%) Senior Developer
3 49 (16.12%) Senior Java Developer
4 48 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 40 (13.16%) Architect
6 20 (6.58%) Graduate
7 19 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
7 19 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
8 18 (5.92%) Graduate Java Developer
9 17 (5.59%) Oracle Developer
10 16 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 16 (5.26%) Software Engineer
11 14 (4.61%) Consultant
11 14 (4.61%) Middleware Architect
12 13 (4.28%) Java Software Developer
13 12 (3.95%) Junior
14 11 (3.62%) Junior Developer
14 11 (3.62%) Junior Java Developer
15 10 (3.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (38.49%) Spring
2 111 (36.51%) HTML
3 103 (33.88%) Web Services
4 101 (33.22%) Hibernate
5 87 (28.62%) XML
6 80 (26.32%) CSS
7 68 (22.37%) SOAP
8 50 (16.45%) JSP
9 44 (14.47%) .NET
10 43 (14.14%) JMS
11 42 (13.82%) REST
12 34 (11.18%) Spring MVC
13 30 (9.87%) Java EE
13 30 (9.87%) jQuery
14 29 (9.54%) AngularJS
15 26 (8.55%) JSON
15 26 (8.55%) Ajax
16 22 (7.24%) EJB
17 19 (6.25%) XSLT
17 19 (6.25%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.92%) Client/Server
4 17 (5.59%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.61%) Mainframe
6 13 (4.28%) Replication
7 11 (3.62%) Telematics
8 6 (1.97%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.64%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.32%) Social Media
11 3 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.99%) VUI
11 3 (0.99%) IVR
11 3 (0.99%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.33%) User Experience
13 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.42%) Linux
2 42 (13.82%) Windows
3 41 (13.49%) UNIX
4 13 (4.28%) Android
5 11 (3.62%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.32%) Solaris
7 3 (0.99%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (19.41%) TDD
2 59 (19.41%) Software Engineering
3 56 (18.42%) SDLC
4 54 (17.76%) Scrum
5 50 (16.45%) Unit Testing
6 48 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 47 (15.46%) MVC
8 46 (15.13%) OO
9 34 (11.18%) UML
10 31 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (9.54%) OOP
11 29 (9.54%) SOA
12 22 (7.24%) Mentoring
13 21 (6.91%) Multithreading
14 15 (4.93%) BDD
14 15 (4.93%) OOD
14 15 (4.93%) Pair Programming
14 15 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (4.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 272 (89.47%) Java
2 147 (48.36%) SQL
3 115 (37.83%) JavaScript
4 34 (11.18%) C++
5 25 (8.22%) PL/SQL
6 23 (7.57%) C#
7 17 (5.59%) C
8 11 (3.62%) Perl
9 10 (3.29%) VB
9 10 (3.29%) CoffeeScript
10 9 (2.96%) PHP
11 8 (2.63%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.97%) Groovy
13 5 (1.64%) XPath
14 4 (1.32%) Python
15 3 (0.99%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.99%) Ruby
15 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 72 (23.68%) Degree
2 7 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (1.97%) Sun Certification
3 6 (1.97%) ISEB
3 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.99%) PMP
5 3 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.66%) OCPJWCD
6 2 (0.66%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.66%) OCMJD
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) MCP
7 1 (0.33%) MCSE
7 1 (0.33%) CCNA
7 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.97%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.64%) Docker
4 4 (1.32%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.66%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 137 (45.07%) Oracle
2 21 (6.91%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.93%) VMware
4 14 (4.61%) IBM
5 13 (4.28%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.29%) HP
7 6 (1.97%) Adobe
8 3 (0.99%) Sun
8 3 (0.99%) Sybase
8 3 (0.99%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.66%) Google
10 1 (0.33%) Endeca
10 1 (0.33%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.33%) ATG
10 1 (0.33%) Stellent
10 1 (0.33%) Alias
10 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.33%) Chordiant
10 1 (0.33%) Unisys
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits (possibly including equity)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago