The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 193 153 200
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +47
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 49 90 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 1.36% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 2.75% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49 76 64
Average salary £38,500 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.98% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Java EE
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
2799 3271 4173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.14% 49.41% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2484 2922 3761
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java EE
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the North West region.

Java EE Salary Trend in the North West

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in the North West

Java EE
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 Java EE within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 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 -27 29 £35,000 -14.63% 6
Cheshire -7 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Lancashire -3 5 £27,500 +22.22%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (44.25%) Spring
4 48 (42.48%) Oracle
5 42 (37.17%) SQL Server
6 41 (36.28%) J2EE
7 40 (35.40%) HTML
7 40 (35.40%) SQL
7 40 (35.40%) SOAP
8 39 (34.51%) Software Engineering
9 38 (33.63%) Degree
10 36 (31.86%) E-Commerce
11 32 (28.32%) Linux
11 32 (28.32%) Relational Database
12 31 (27.43%) Hibernate
13 27 (23.89%) Scrum
13 27 (23.89%) Servlets
13 27 (23.89%) XML
14 26 (23.01%) UNIX
15 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
16 22 (19.47%) Web Services
16 22 (19.47%) OOD
16 22 (19.47%) JSON
17 21 (18.58%) Retail
18 20 (17.70%) TDD
18 20 (17.70%) Maven
18 20 (17.70%) Enterprise Software
19 19 (16.81%) Eclipse
19 19 (16.81%) OO
20 18 (15.93%) jQuery

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.73%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.85%) Apache
3 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.65%) JBoss
4 3 (2.65%) Liferay
5 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.17%) SQL Server
2 32 (28.32%) Relational Database
3 16 (14.16%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.96%) MySQL
4 9 (7.96%) OLTP
5 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.77%) Big Data
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) DB2
6 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (17.70%) Maven
2 19 (16.81%) Eclipse
3 9 (7.96%) JUnit
4 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.54%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.65%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.65%) Mockito
6 3 (2.65%) Selenium
7 2 (1.77%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.77%) Subversion
7 2 (1.77%) JIRA
7 2 (1.77%) Ant
7 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.77%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.88%) JMeter
8 1 (0.88%) Gradle
8 1 (0.88%) Hudson
8 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (18.58%) Retail
2 15 (13.27%) Finance
3 9 (7.96%) Games
4 5 (4.42%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (81.42%) Developer
2 75 (66.37%) Java Developer
3 31 (27.43%) Software Engineer
4 15 (13.27%) Java Software Engineer
5 13 (11.50%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Integration Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Software Integration Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Systems Developer
8 4 (3.54%) Junior
8 4 (3.54%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.54%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (3.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.54%) Junior Developer
9 3 (2.65%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (2.65%) Lead Developer
10 2 (1.77%) Team Leader
10 2 (1.77%) Graduate
10 2 (1.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (44.25%) Spring
2 41 (36.28%) J2EE
3 40 (35.40%) HTML
3 40 (35.40%) SOAP
4 31 (27.43%) Hibernate
5 27 (23.89%) XML
5 27 (23.89%) Servlets
6 22 (19.47%) Web Services
6 22 (19.47%) JSON
7 18 (15.93%) jQuery
8 17 (15.04%) Ajax
8 17 (15.04%) J2SE
9 16 (14.16%) WSDL
9 16 (14.16%) CSS
10 15 (13.27%) REST
11 11 (9.73%) RESTful
12 9 (7.96%) .NET
12 9 (7.96%) ASP.NET
13 8 (7.08%) JMS
14 7 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (12.39%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.96%) Online Games
3 9 (7.96%) Mathematics
3 9 (7.96%) Physics
4 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.77%) Telematics
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
6 1 (0.88%) Handset
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.32%) Linux
2 26 (23.01%) UNIX
3 14 (12.39%) Windows
4 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.88%) Android
5 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (34.51%) Software Engineering
3 36 (31.86%) E-Commerce
4 27 (23.89%) Scrum
5 22 (19.47%) OOD
6 20 (17.70%) TDD
7 19 (16.81%) OO
8 16 (14.16%) Logistics
9 15 (13.27%) OOP
10 13 (11.50%) Release Management
11 12 (10.62%) Asset Management
11 12 (10.62%) Requirements Analysis
11 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.73%) Software Testing
12 11 (9.73%) Unit Testing
12 11 (9.73%) MVC
13 9 (7.96%) Project Management
13 9 (7.96%) OOA/OOD
13 9 (7.96%) Document Management
13 9 (7.96%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (35.40%) SQL
3 24 (21.24%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.50%) C
5 10 (8.85%) PHP
6 9 (7.96%) C#
7 8 (7.08%) C++
8 5 (4.42%) Groovy
9 3 (2.65%) Perl
10 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (33.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) OCPJP
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 48 (42.48%) Oracle
2 4 (3.54%) Sybase
3 2 (1.77%) IBM
4 1 (0.88%) SAP
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