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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 112 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 150 171 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.28% 2.40% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.62% 5.46% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 124 150 160
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
2670 3134 3489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.66% 44.04% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 2640 3111
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 £26,500 £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 27 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 27 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 -3 86 £42,500 - 42
Cheshire +7 40 £42,500 -22.72% 13
Merseyside +9 13 £41,250 +17.85% 5
Lancashire -22 11 £42,500 +13.33% 6
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 270 (89.11%) Java
2 149 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (46.86%) SQL
4 136 (44.88%) Oracle
5 125 (41.25%) Spring
6 110 (36.30%) JavaScript
7 109 (35.97%) HTML
8 108 (35.64%) Hibernate
9 107 (35.31%) Web Services
10 82 (27.06%) XML
11 81 (26.73%) CSS
12 70 (23.10%) SOAP
13 69 (22.77%) Degree
14 66 (21.78%) JUnit
15 65 (21.45%) Software Engineering
16 63 (20.79%) Finance
17 62 (20.46%) MySQL
18 59 (19.47%) Scrum
18 59 (19.47%) TDD
19 57 (18.81%) SDLC
20 52 (17.16%) MVC
20 52 (17.16%) SQL Server
21 49 (16.17%) Linux
22 47 (15.51%) REST
23 45 (14.85%) Unit Testing
23 45 (14.85%) OO
23 45 (14.85%) Tomcat
24 42 (13.86%) JSP
24 42 (13.86%) .NET
24 42 (13.86%) E-Commerce

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (14.85%) Tomcat
2 38 (12.54%) WebSphere
3 27 (8.91%) WebLogic
4 20 (6.60%) JBoss
5 15 (4.95%) Apache Solr
6 13 (4.29%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (4.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (3.30%) GlassFish
8 9 (2.97%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.64%) Drupal
9 8 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.65%) CMS
11 4 (1.32%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.99%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.66%) Mule
13 2 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (6.60%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.99%) Tridion
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.64%) SaaS
3 6 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.32%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.32%) Route 53
5 4 (1.32%) Amazon Glacier
5 4 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.96%) HTTP
2 3 (0.99%) Telnet
3 2 (0.66%) SNMP
3 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) SAN
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
4 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.46%) MySQL
2 52 (17.16%) SQL Server
3 38 (12.54%) Oracle Database
4 27 (8.91%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 17 (5.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (5.28%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.96%) Big Data
8 11 (3.63%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.64%) JasperReports
9 8 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (1.65%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 66 (21.78%) JUnit
2 39 (12.87%) Eclipse
3 36 (11.88%) Jenkins
4 30 (9.90%) Ant
5 23 (7.59%) Maven
6 22 (7.26%) Hudson
7 21 (6.93%) Selenium
8 14 (4.62%) JIRA
8 14 (4.62%) SoapUI
9 13 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (3.96%) Git (software)
11 10 (3.30%) LoadRunner
11 10 (3.30%) TestNG
12 8 (2.64%) MyEclipse
13 6 (1.98%) ClearCase
14 5 (1.65%) Subversion
15 4 (1.32%) Cucumber
15 4 (1.32%) NetBeans
16 3 (0.99%) NUnit
16 3 (0.99%) Log4j
General
1 63 (20.79%) Finance
2 20 (6.60%) Marketing
3 16 (5.28%) Banking
4 15 (4.95%) Retail
5 5 (1.65%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.32%) Automotive
6 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.99%) Games
8 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 194 (64.03%) Developer
2 166 (54.79%) Java Developer
3 51 (16.83%) Senior Developer
3 51 (16.83%) Senior Java Developer
4 46 (15.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 38 (12.54%) Architect
6 21 (6.93%) Software Engineer
7 19 (6.27%) Oracle Architect
8 17 (5.61%) Graduate
8 17 (5.61%) Graduate Developer
9 16 (5.28%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.28%) Consultant
9 16 (5.28%) Graduate Java Developer
10 15 (4.95%) Oracle Developer
11 14 (4.62%) Middleware Architect
12 13 (4.29%) Junior Developer
12 13 (4.29%) Junior
13 12 (3.96%) Junior Java Developer
13 12 (3.96%) Java Software Developer
14 11 (3.63%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (41.25%) Spring
2 109 (35.97%) HTML
3 108 (35.64%) Hibernate
4 107 (35.31%) Web Services
5 82 (27.06%) XML
6 81 (26.73%) CSS
7 70 (23.10%) SOAP
8 47 (15.51%) REST
9 42 (13.86%) JSP
9 42 (13.86%) .NET
10 40 (13.20%) JMS
10 40 (13.20%) Spring MVC
11 35 (11.55%) Java EE
12 32 (10.56%) AngularJS
13 27 (8.91%) JSON
13 27 (8.91%) jQuery
14 23 (7.59%) Ajax
15 22 (7.26%) Middleware
16 19 (6.27%) WSDL
17 18 (5.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (6.60%) Mobile App
3 19 (6.27%) Client/Server
4 15 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.96%) Mainframe
5 12 (3.96%) Replication
6 9 (2.97%) Telematics
7 6 (1.98%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.32%) Social Media
8 4 (1.32%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (0.99%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.66%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) Wiki
10 2 (0.66%) User Experience
11 1 (0.33%) VUI
11 1 (0.33%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.17%) Linux
2 38 (12.54%) Windows
3 36 (11.88%) UNIX
4 14 (4.62%) Android
5 10 (3.30%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.99%) Solaris
6 3 (0.99%) SUSE
7 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.45%) Software Engineering
3 59 (19.47%) Scrum
3 59 (19.47%) TDD
4 57 (18.81%) SDLC
5 52 (17.16%) MVC
6 45 (14.85%) OO
6 45 (14.85%) Unit Testing
7 42 (13.86%) E-Commerce
8 32 (10.56%) SOA
9 31 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (9.24%) UML
11 26 (8.58%) OOP
12 25 (8.25%) Mentoring
13 24 (7.92%) Multithreading
14 16 (5.28%) OOD
14 16 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (4.95%) Pair Programming
15 15 (4.95%) BDD
16 14 (4.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 270 (89.11%) Java
2 142 (46.86%) SQL
3 110 (36.30%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.56%) C++
5 25 (8.25%) PL/SQL
5 25 (8.25%) C#
6 17 (5.61%) C
7 11 (3.63%) Perl
7 11 (3.63%) CoffeeScript
8 10 (3.30%) VB
9 8 (2.64%) ActionScript
9 8 (2.64%) PHP
10 5 (1.65%) Groovy
11 4 (1.32%) XPath
11 4 (1.32%) Python
11 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.99%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.99%) Ruby
12 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (22.77%) Degree
2 6 (1.98%) ISEB
3 5 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (0.99%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.99%) PMP
4 3 (0.99%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.99%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) OCPJWCD
5 2 (0.66%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.66%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MCP
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
6 1 (0.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.98%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.98%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.32%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.99%) Docker
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
1 136 (44.88%) Oracle
2 18 (5.94%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.62%) IBM
4 13 (4.29%) VMware
5 10 (3.30%) HP
6 9 (2.97%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.98%) Adobe
8 3 (0.99%) Google
8 3 (0.99%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.66%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.66%) Sun
9 2 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.66%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.66%) ATG
9 2 (0.66%) Stellent
9 2 (0.66%) Endeca
9 2 (0.66%) Retek
10 1 (0.33%) Alias
10 1 (0.33%) Chordiant
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Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50500.00 per annum + + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holidays, UK healthcare from day 1,
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
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Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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