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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 211 138 207
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +69
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 40 107 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 1.61% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 3.29% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 93 48
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £33,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
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
2755 3253 3787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.80% 49.01% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2861 3375
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 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
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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 -39 27 £34,500 -15.85% 7
Cheshire -12 10 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Lancashire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 97 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (49.48%) Spring
4 42 (43.30%) SQL Server
5 41 (42.27%) SOAP
6 38 (39.18%) Software Engineering
7 37 (38.14%) Oracle
8 36 (37.11%) E-Commerce
8 36 (37.11%) Degree
9 35 (36.08%) J2EE
9 35 (36.08%) SQL
10 33 (34.02%) HTML
10 33 (34.02%) Hibernate
11 30 (30.93%) Linux
12 29 (29.90%) Servlets
13 27 (27.84%) Scrum
14 26 (26.80%) TDD
14 26 (26.80%) Relational Database
15 25 (25.77%) Web Services
15 25 (25.77%) XML
16 23 (23.71%) JSON
17 22 (22.68%) Retail
17 22 (22.68%) UNIX
17 22 (22.68%) OOD
18 20 (20.62%) Maven
18 20 (20.62%) REST
19 19 (19.59%) Enterprise Software
20 18 (18.56%) JavaScript
21 17 (17.53%) WSDL
21 17 (17.53%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (10.31%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.15%) Apache
4 4 (4.12%) Liferay
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.03%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (43.30%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.80%) Relational Database
3 17 (17.53%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.22%) MySQL
4 7 (7.22%) OLTP
5 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.06%) JasperReports
6 2 (2.06%) Big Data
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (20.62%) Maven
2 14 (14.43%) Eclipse
3 10 (10.31%) JUnit
4 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.12%) Mockito
5 3 (3.09%) Ant
5 3 (3.09%) Selenium
6 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.06%) TestNG
6 2 (2.06%) MyEclipse
6 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.06%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.06%) Subversion
6 2 (2.06%) Gradle
6 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.03%) Hudson
7 1 (1.03%) JMeter
General
1 22 (22.68%) Retail
2 11 (11.34%) Finance
3 7 (7.22%) Games
4 4 (4.12%) Marketing
5 3 (3.09%) Banking
6 2 (2.06%) iGaming
6 2 (2.06%) Law
6 2 (2.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (79.38%) Developer
2 63 (64.95%) Java Developer
3 28 (28.87%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Senior Developer
5 13 (13.40%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Software Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.12%) Systems Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Junior
9 4 (4.12%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (2.06%) ScrumMaster
11 2 (2.06%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (49.48%) Spring
2 41 (42.27%) SOAP
3 35 (36.08%) J2EE
4 33 (34.02%) HTML
4 33 (34.02%) Hibernate
5 29 (29.90%) Servlets
6 25 (25.77%) Web Services
6 25 (25.77%) XML
7 23 (23.71%) JSON
8 20 (20.62%) REST
9 17 (17.53%) WSDL
10 13 (13.40%) Ajax
11 12 (12.37%) jQuery
11 12 (12.37%) J2SE
11 12 (12.37%) JMS
11 12 (12.37%) CSS
12 10 (10.31%) ActiveMQ
12 10 (10.31%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (8.25%) RESTful
14 7 (7.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.22%) Online Games
4 7 (7.22%) Mathematics
4 7 (7.22%) Physics
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.06%) Telematics
6 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.93%) Linux
2 22 (22.68%) UNIX
3 9 (9.28%) Windows
4 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (39.18%) Software Engineering
3 36 (37.11%) E-Commerce
4 27 (27.84%) Scrum
5 26 (26.80%) TDD
6 22 (22.68%) OOD
7 17 (17.53%) Logistics
8 15 (15.46%) OOP
9 14 (14.43%) OO
10 13 (13.40%) Release Management
11 12 (12.37%) Asset Management
11 12 (12.37%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (11.34%) Mentoring
13 10 (10.31%) Software Architecture
13 10 (10.31%) MVC
14 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
15 6 (6.19%) Project Management
15 6 (6.19%) BDD
15 6 (6.19%) Software Testing
16 5 (5.15%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (36.08%) SQL
3 18 (18.56%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.43%) C
5 11 (11.34%) C++
6 8 (8.25%) PHP
7 7 (7.22%) C#
8 2 (2.06%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (37.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) VCP4
3 1 (1.03%) ISEB
3 1 (1.03%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 37 (38.14%) Oracle
2 4 (4.12%) Sybase
3 2 (2.06%) IBM
4 1 (1.03%) SAP
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