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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / North West
Rank 143 156 140
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 92 75 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.53% 1.34% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.62% 3.64% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 109
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
2538 2063 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.24% 36.94% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2197 1795 2412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 65 £56,250 +25.00% 12
Cheshire +18 18 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Merseyside - 7 £42,500 - 1
Lancashire -10 2 £38,000 +8.57% 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 231 (99.57%) Java
2 136 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (44.40%) Spring
4 87 (37.50%) SQL
5 84 (36.21%) Software Engineering
6 75 (32.33%) Hibernate
7 74 (31.90%) Oracle
8 72 (31.03%) Web Services
9 68 (29.31%) Unit Testing
10 67 (28.88%) Tomcat
11 62 (26.72%) JavaScript
12 60 (25.86%) JUnit
13 55 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
14 54 (23.28%) Scrum
15 52 (22.41%) SQL Server
16 50 (21.55%) TDD
17 46 (19.83%) HTML
18 43 (18.53%) OO
19 41 (17.67%) Security Cleared
20 38 (16.38%) SC Cleared
21 37 (15.95%) JBoss
21 37 (15.95%) Linux
21 37 (15.95%) XML
22 35 (15.09%) C++
23 34 (14.66%) WebLogic
24 33 (14.22%) Maven
25 32 (13.79%) MySQL
25 32 (13.79%) SOAP
25 32 (13.79%) SDLC
26 31 (13.36%) E-Commerce

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 67 (28.88%) Tomcat
2 37 (15.95%) JBoss
3 34 (14.66%) WebLogic
4 27 (11.64%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.60%) Apache Solr
6 12 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (4.31%) Confluence
8 7 (3.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (2.16%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.72%) Apache
11 3 (1.29%) CMS
11 3 (1.29%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.43%) CICS
12 1 (0.43%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.03%) LDAP
2 7 (3.02%) Internet
3 4 (1.72%) HTTP
4 2 (0.86%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.79%) MySQL
3 21 (9.05%) MongoDB
3 21 (9.05%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (4.74%) Big Data
5 10 (4.31%) Hazelcast
6 9 (3.88%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.45%) DB2
8 7 (3.02%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.59%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.29%) Endeca
11 2 (0.86%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.86%) SQLite
12 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 60 (25.86%) JUnit
2 33 (14.22%) Maven
3 30 (12.93%) Eclipse
4 28 (12.07%) Jenkins
5 21 (9.05%) Git (software)
6 15 (6.47%) JIRA
7 14 (6.03%) Gradle
7 14 (6.03%) Mockito
8 12 (5.17%) Bitbucket
8 12 (5.17%) JDeveloper
9 10 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (4.31%) jMock
10 9 (3.88%) IntelliJ
10 9 (3.88%) JMeter
11 8 (3.45%) Ant
12 7 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.59%) MSBuild
13 6 (2.59%) NetBeans
13 6 (2.59%) Selenium
13 6 (2.59%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (7.33%) Retail
2 16 (6.90%) Finance
3 9 (3.88%) Banking
4 6 (2.59%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (2.59%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.16%) Marketing
6 3 (1.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (73.71%) Developer
2 126 (54.31%) Java Developer
3 58 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 54 (23.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 32 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 23 (9.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 18 (7.76%) Software Developer
8 16 (6.90%) Java Engineer
8 16 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 15 (6.47%) Java Software Developer
10 14 (6.03%) J2EE Developer
10 14 (6.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (5.17%) Architect
11 12 (5.17%) WebCenter Developer
12 10 (4.31%) Graduate
12 10 (4.31%) Linux Developer
12 10 (4.31%) Technical Leader
13 9 (3.88%) Oracle Developer
13 9 (3.88%) Technical Architect
14 8 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (44.40%) Spring
2 75 (32.33%) Hibernate
3 72 (31.03%) Web Services
4 46 (19.83%) HTML
5 37 (15.95%) XML
6 32 (13.79%) SOAP
7 30 (12.93%) JSP
7 30 (12.93%) REST
8 29 (12.50%) RESTful
9 28 (12.07%) CSS
10 27 (11.64%) .NET
11 25 (10.78%) AngularJS
11 25 (10.78%) Servlets
12 20 (8.62%) jQuery
12 20 (8.62%) Spring MVC
13 18 (7.76%) Grails
14 15 (6.47%) J2SE
15 14 (6.03%) JDBC
15 14 (6.03%) RabbitMQ
16 13 (5.60%) React
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.48%) Algorithms
3 19 (8.19%) iPad
4 7 (3.02%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.02%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.59%) User Experience
6 5 (2.16%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.72%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.86%) PMI
9 2 (0.86%) RIA
9 2 (0.86%) SCADA
9 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.95%) Linux
2 12 (5.17%) Android
3 8 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (3.45%) Windows
4 7 (3.02%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.59%) Unix
5 6 (2.59%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (36.21%) Software Engineering
3 68 (29.31%) Unit Testing
4 55 (23.71%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (23.28%) Scrum
6 50 (21.55%) TDD
7 43 (18.53%) OO
8 32 (13.79%) SDLC
9 31 (13.36%) E-Commerce
10 28 (12.07%) BDD
10 28 (12.07%) Multithreading
11 27 (11.64%) Microservices
12 25 (10.78%) Concurrent Programming
12 25 (10.78%) OOD
13 23 (9.91%) MVC
14 22 (9.48%) Data Management
15 21 (9.05%) Master Data Management
15 21 (9.05%) SOA
16 20 (8.62%) Waterfall
17 19 (8.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 231 (99.57%) Java
2 87 (37.50%) SQL
3 62 (26.72%) JavaScript
4 35 (15.09%) C++
5 24 (10.34%) C#
6 23 (9.91%) Scala
7 19 (8.19%) Groovy
8 10 (4.31%) Python
9 9 (3.88%) PHP
10 7 (3.02%) ABAP
10 7 (3.02%) Go
11 6 (2.59%) Haskell
11 6 (2.59%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.16%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 4 (1.72%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.29%) Ruby
15 2 (0.86%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.86%) Clojure
15 2 (0.86%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (17.67%) Security Cleared
2 38 (16.38%) SC Cleared
3 19 (8.19%) Degree
4 3 (1.29%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 17 (7.33%) Docker
2 6 (2.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (3.02%) Oracle Identity Management
1 7 (3.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 7 (3.02%) Terraform
2 6 (2.59%) Ansible
2 6 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.59%) Puppet
3 5 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 74 (31.90%) Oracle
2 28 (12.07%) IBM
3 12 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.45%) Cadence
4 8 (3.45%) HP
4 8 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.45%) VMware
5 7 (3.02%) BEA
5 7 (3.02%) hybris
5 7 (3.02%) SAP
6 6 (2.59%) Google
7 4 (1.72%) Chordiant
8 3 (1.29%) FatWire
8 3 (1.29%) Sun
8 3 (1.29%) Teradata
9 2 (0.86%) Sybase
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