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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 89 70 33
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -37
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 206 236 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.80% 3.44% 6.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.44% 7.14% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 172 217 447
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+0.58% -2.29%
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
3197 3304 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.50% 48.14% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2715 2969 3186
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -10 116 £42,500 -5.55% 31
Cheshire -18 59 £53,750 +26.47% 7
Lancashire -22 20 £37,500 +0.67% 1
Merseyside -11 3 £61,000 +71.83% 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 371 (97.89%) Java
2 208 (54.88%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (42.48%) Spring
4 137 (36.15%) Hibernate
5 124 (32.72%) SQL
6 121 (31.93%) Oracle
7 111 (29.29%) HTML
8 98 (25.86%) JavaScript
9 93 (24.54%) Scrum
10 86 (22.69%) E-Commerce
11 81 (21.37%) Linux
12 80 (21.11%) Finance
13 75 (19.79%) CSS
13 75 (19.79%) XML
13 75 (19.79%) Tomcat
14 72 (19.00%) OO
15 70 (18.47%) DB2
16 58 (15.30%) JSP
17 56 (14.78%) UML
17 56 (14.78%) UNIX
18 54 (14.25%) Web Services
19 53 (13.98%) WebSphere
20 52 (13.72%) Servlets
21 50 (13.19%) SOAP
22 49 (12.93%) Windows
22 49 (12.93%) Banking
22 49 (12.93%) MVC
23 46 (12.14%) TDD
23 46 (12.14%) .NET
24 45 (11.87%) SQL Server

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 75 (19.79%) Tomcat
2 53 (13.98%) WebSphere
3 42 (11.08%) Apache
4 38 (10.03%) CICS
5 26 (6.86%) WebLogic
6 17 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (3.43%) Liferay
8 12 (3.17%) SAP Portal
8 12 (3.17%) SAP EP
8 12 (3.17%) IBM HTTP Server
8 12 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 12 (3.17%) NetWeaver
9 11 (2.90%) IIS
10 8 (2.11%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.85%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.32%) CMS
12 5 (1.32%) Jetty
12 5 (1.32%) nginx
13 4 (1.06%) Confluence
14 3 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (2.64%) FastStats
2 9 (2.37%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.32%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.26%) Route 53
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.01%) HTTP
2 8 (2.11%) Internet
3 6 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.58%) DNS
4 5 (1.32%) DHCP
4 5 (1.32%) FTP
4 5 (1.32%) IPsec
5 2 (0.53%) SSL
5 2 (0.53%) LDAP
6 1 (0.26%) VPN
6 1 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (18.47%) DB2
2 45 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 45 (11.87%) Relational Database
3 32 (8.44%) MySQL
4 31 (8.18%) Oracle Database
5 23 (6.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (4.49%) RDBMS
6 17 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (2.64%) Pentaho
8 10 (2.64%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (2.37%) Informix
10 7 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.06%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.79%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
13 2 (0.53%) Infinispan
14 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.26%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (11.61%) Eclipse
2 42 (11.08%) JUnit
3 30 (7.92%) Maven
4 27 (7.12%) Ant
5 26 (6.86%) Subversion
6 19 (5.01%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.96%) Cucumber
8 14 (3.69%) JIRA
9 11 (2.90%) Selenium
10 10 (2.64%) Mockito
10 10 (2.64%) Git (software)
11 8 (2.11%) Introscope
12 7 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (1.85%) LabVIEW
12 7 (1.85%) eggPlant
12 7 (1.85%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.58%) IntelliJ
14 5 (1.32%) Log4j
15 4 (1.06%) SoapUI
15 4 (1.06%) ERwin
General
1 80 (21.11%) Finance
2 49 (12.93%) Banking
3 25 (6.60%) Retail
3 25 (6.60%) Automotive
4 7 (1.85%) Marketing
5 5 (1.32%) German Language
5 5 (1.32%) Italian Language
5 5 (1.32%) Turkish Language
6 4 (1.06%) Electronics
7 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.53%) Law
7 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.53%) Advertising
7 2 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 272 (71.77%) Developer
2 229 (60.42%) Java Developer
3 114 (30.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 53 (13.98%) Senior Developer
5 51 (13.46%) Architect
5 51 (13.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 38 (10.03%) Designer
7 29 (7.65%) J2EE Developer
8 27 (7.12%) Solutions Architect
9 25 (6.60%) Applications Architect
10 21 (5.54%) Applications Support
11 18 (4.75%) Solutions Designer
11 18 (4.75%) Software Engineer
12 16 (4.22%) Applications Developer
12 16 (4.22%) Support Engineer
12 16 (4.22%) Applications Support Engineer
13 13 (3.43%) Java Software Engineer
14 12 (3.17%) SAP Developer
14 12 (3.17%) NetWeaver Developer
14 12 (3.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (42.48%) Spring
2 137 (36.15%) Hibernate
3 111 (29.29%) HTML
4 75 (19.79%) CSS
4 75 (19.79%) XML
5 58 (15.30%) JSP
6 54 (14.25%) Web Services
7 52 (13.72%) Servlets
8 50 (13.19%) SOAP
9 46 (12.14%) .NET
10 42 (11.08%) Java EE
11 41 (10.82%) JMS
12 36 (9.50%) Ajax
13 30 (7.92%) Struts
14 29 (7.65%) jQuery
15 28 (7.39%) JDBC
16 25 (6.60%) RESTful
17 21 (5.54%) Spring MVC
18 20 (5.28%) EJB
19 17 (4.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.61%) Mainframe
2 20 (5.28%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.96%) Mathematics
5 14 (3.69%) Open Source
6 10 (2.64%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.37%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.11%) User Experience
9 6 (1.58%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (1.32%) Xbox
10 5 (1.32%) Blog
10 5 (1.32%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.53%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.26%) DTV
12 1 (0.26%) PDA
12 1 (0.26%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 81 (21.37%) Linux
2 56 (14.78%) UNIX
3 49 (12.93%) Windows
4 16 (4.22%) AIX
5 9 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.85%) Android
7 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.53%) CentOS
9 2 (0.53%) VMS
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (54.88%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (24.54%) Scrum
3 86 (22.69%) E-Commerce
4 72 (19.00%) OO
5 56 (14.78%) UML
6 49 (12.93%) MVC
7 46 (12.14%) TDD
8 45 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (10.55%) Waterfall
10 38 (10.03%) Software Engineering
11 36 (9.50%) Risk Analysis
12 34 (8.97%) Web Development
13 24 (6.33%) Mentoring
14 22 (5.80%) Workflow
15 19 (5.01%) OOA/OOD
15 19 (5.01%) OOD
15 19 (5.01%) Web Application Development
16 18 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (4.49%) Unit Testing
18 16 (4.22%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 371 (97.89%) Java
2 124 (32.72%) SQL
3 98 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 38 (10.03%) COBOL
5 37 (9.76%) C#
6 26 (6.86%) C++
7 25 (6.60%) PHP
8 21 (5.54%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.17%) SAPscript
9 12 (3.17%) ABAP
10 11 (2.90%) C
11 9 (2.37%) Perl
12 8 (2.11%) Ruby
13 7 (1.85%) Python
13 7 (1.85%) Korn
14 6 (1.58%) Scala
14 6 (1.58%) Groovy
14 6 (1.58%) XPath
14 6 (1.58%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.32%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 36 (9.50%) Degree
2 13 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.01%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.32%) Xen
1 5 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.85%) Puppet
3 5 (1.32%) Ansible
4 4 (1.06%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 121 (31.93%) Oracle
2 41 (10.82%) JBoss
3 35 (9.23%) IBM
4 16 (4.22%) Sybase
5 15 (3.96%) Adobe
6 14 (3.69%) Microsoft
7 13 (3.43%) SAP
8 10 (2.64%) Business Objects
9 9 (2.37%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.11%) Perforce
10 8 (2.11%) Compuware
10 8 (2.11%) HP
11 5 (1.32%) VMware
11 5 (1.32%) Google
12 4 (1.06%) Actimize
12 4 (1.06%) Remedy
12 4 (1.06%) BMC
13 3 (0.79%) ATG
14 2 (0.53%) WSO2
14 2 (0.53%) Talend
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