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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 205 164 175
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 50 79 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 1.18% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 2.34% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 50 67 81
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -10.55%
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
3033 3372 4188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.71% 50.30% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 3000 3794
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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 -30 29 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Lancashire +4 10 £27,500 +22.22%
Cheshire -13 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (47.20%) Oracle
4 52 (41.60%) SQL
5 48 (38.40%) HTML
5 48 (38.40%) Spring
6 44 (35.20%) SQL Server
7 41 (32.80%) J2EE
8 40 (32.00%) Software Engineering
9 39 (31.20%) Degree
10 38 (30.40%) SOAP
11 34 (27.20%) Linux
11 34 (27.20%) Scrum
12 31 (24.80%) Hibernate
12 31 (24.80%) E-Commerce
13 30 (24.00%) JavaScript
13 30 (24.00%) Relational Database
14 28 (22.40%) Web Services
14 28 (22.40%) Eclipse
14 28 (22.40%) UNIX
15 25 (20.00%) Windows
15 25 (20.00%) XML
16 24 (19.20%) JSON
17 22 (17.60%) OOD
17 22 (17.60%) Servlets
18 21 (16.80%) OO
18 21 (16.80%) jQuery
19 20 (16.00%) Finance
20 19 (15.20%) CSS
21 18 (14.40%) J2SE

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 12 (9.60%) Apache
2 11 (8.80%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.80%) JBoss
5 5 (4.00%) Confluence
6 3 (2.40%) Liferay
7 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.80%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.80%) Edge Animate
1 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) AMQP
2 1 (0.80%) FTP
2 1 (0.80%) SSH
2 1 (0.80%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.20%) SQL Server
2 30 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.60%) RDBMS
4 11 (8.80%) MySQL
5 9 (7.20%) OLTP
6 5 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Eclipse
2 17 (13.60%) Maven
3 15 (12.00%) JUnit
4 9 (7.20%) JIRA
5 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.80%) IntelliJ
6 6 (4.80%) Gradle
7 5 (4.00%) Mercurial
7 5 (4.00%) Selenium
8 4 (3.20%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.20%) Ant
8 4 (3.20%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.20%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (2.40%) Mockito
9 3 (2.40%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.60%) Subversion
10 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.80%) Sublime Text
11 1 (0.80%) Aptana Studio
General
1 20 (16.00%) Finance
2 17 (13.60%) Retail
3 9 (7.20%) Games
4 5 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.60%) Back Office
5 2 (1.60%) Electronics
5 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (84.00%) Developer
2 85 (68.00%) Java Developer
3 29 (23.20%) Software Engineer
4 18 (14.40%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.00%) Systems Developer
7 9 (7.20%) Integration Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Software Integration Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Junior
10 5 (4.00%) Junior Java Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.20%) ScrumMaster
11 4 (3.20%) Technical Leader
11 4 (3.20%) Lead Developer
12 3 (2.40%) Lead Java Developer
12 3 (2.40%) J2EE Software Engineer
13 2 (1.60%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.40%) HTML
1 48 (38.40%) Spring
2 41 (32.80%) J2EE
3 38 (30.40%) SOAP
4 31 (24.80%) Hibernate
5 28 (22.40%) Web Services
6 25 (20.00%) XML
7 24 (19.20%) JSON
8 22 (17.60%) Servlets
9 21 (16.80%) jQuery
10 19 (15.20%) CSS
11 18 (14.40%) J2SE
12 17 (13.60%) Ajax
13 16 (12.80%) RESTful
14 11 (8.80%) WSDL
14 11 (8.80%) .NET
14 11 (8.80%) REST
15 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET
15 10 (8.00%) JSP
16 9 (7.20%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Computer Science
1 18 (14.40%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (7.20%) Physics
3 9 (7.20%) Online Games
4 6 (4.80%) Open Source
5 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.40%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.60%) DTV
7 1 (0.80%) Handset
7 1 (0.80%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.20%) Linux
2 28 (22.40%) UNIX
3 25 (20.00%) Windows
4 6 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.80%) Android
6 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 34 (27.20%) Scrum
4 31 (24.80%) E-Commerce
5 22 (17.60%) OOD
6 21 (16.80%) OO
7 18 (14.40%) Unit Testing
8 17 (13.60%) Mentoring
9 16 (12.80%) TDD
10 15 (12.00%) OOP
11 14 (11.20%) MVC
11 14 (11.20%) Software Testing
12 13 (10.40%) Requirements Analysis
12 13 (10.40%) Release Management
13 12 (9.60%) Asset Management
13 12 (9.60%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (9.60%) Project Management
13 12 (9.60%) Document Management
13 12 (9.60%) Logistics
14 10 (8.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (41.60%) SQL
3 30 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.80%) C#
4 11 (8.80%) PHP
5 8 (6.40%) C
6 5 (4.00%) Groovy
6 5 (4.00%) Perl
7 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.40%) C++
9 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.80%) VBA
9 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (31.20%) Degree
2 5 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.80%) ISEB
3 1 (0.80%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 59 (47.20%) Oracle
2 6 (4.80%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.20%) Sybase
5 3 (2.40%) IBM
6 2 (1.60%) SAP
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.80%) Google
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