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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 159 189 195
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 100 76 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.47% 1.03% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 2.33% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 90 74 37
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
2666 3256 3279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.29% 44.28% 47.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2292 2750 2936
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +22 79 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Cheshire -6 14 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Lancashire +7 7 £42,500 +41.66% 5
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 157 (99.37%) Java
2 118 (74.68%) Spring
3 83 (52.53%) Hibernate
4 74 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (44.30%) Oracle
6 67 (42.41%) SQL
6 67 (42.41%) TDD
7 64 (40.51%) J2EE
7 64 (40.51%) JavaScript
8 61 (38.61%) Web Services
9 60 (37.97%) Software Engineering
10 58 (36.71%) Degree
11 55 (34.81%) SOAP
12 54 (34.18%) Linux
13 52 (32.91%) JSON
14 49 (31.01%) XML
15 44 (27.85%) Eclipse
16 41 (25.95%) Maven
17 40 (25.32%) REST
18 39 (24.68%) JMS
18 39 (24.68%) HTML
19 36 (22.78%) CSS
19 36 (22.78%) Computer Science
20 34 (21.52%) RESTful
20 34 (21.52%) Relational Database
21 33 (20.89%) E-Commerce
21 33 (20.89%) Servlets
22 32 (20.25%) Finance
23 31 (19.62%) Scrum
23 31 (19.62%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (17.09%) WebSphere
2 22 (13.92%) Tomcat
3 17 (10.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (5.70%) Apache
5 8 (5.06%) JBoss
6 5 (3.16%) MQSeries
7 4 (2.53%) Jetty
7 4 (2.53%) Liferay
8 2 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.27%) CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Tridion
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.53%) Wireless
2 3 (1.90%) HTTP
3 2 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.52%) Relational Database
2 30 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.99%) RDBMS
3 28 (17.72%) MySQL
4 14 (8.86%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.43%) JasperReports
7 6 (3.80%) Big Data
8 4 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.90%) DB2
9 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 44 (27.85%) Eclipse
2 41 (25.95%) Maven
3 27 (17.09%) JUnit
4 23 (14.56%) Selenium
5 17 (10.76%) Git (software)
5 17 (10.76%) Subversion
6 12 (7.59%) Jenkins
7 10 (6.33%) IntelliJ
8 9 (5.70%) NetBeans
9 7 (4.43%) Ant
9 7 (4.43%) TestNG
9 7 (4.43%) MyEclipse
10 6 (3.80%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.80%) Redmine
11 4 (2.53%) Mockito
11 4 (2.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (2.53%) JIRA
11 4 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (20.25%) Finance
2 28 (17.72%) Retail
3 7 (4.43%) Games
4 4 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.27%) Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (79.75%) Developer
2 106 (67.09%) Java Developer
3 30 (18.99%) Software Engineer
4 27 (17.09%) Senior Developer
5 25 (15.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (6.33%) Software Developer
7 9 (5.70%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.06%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (5.06%) Java Software Developer
9 7 (4.43%) Lead Java Developer
9 7 (4.43%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.80%) Mid-Level Java Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Architect
12 3 (1.90%) Graduate
12 3 (1.90%) Team Leader
12 3 (1.90%) Graduate Developer
12 3 (1.90%) Java Team Leader
13 2 (1.27%) Junior Java Developer
13 2 (1.27%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (74.68%) Spring
2 83 (52.53%) Hibernate
3 64 (40.51%) J2EE
4 61 (38.61%) Web Services
5 55 (34.81%) SOAP
6 52 (32.91%) JSON
7 49 (31.01%) XML
8 40 (25.32%) REST
9 39 (24.68%) HTML
9 39 (24.68%) JMS
10 36 (22.78%) CSS
11 34 (21.52%) RESTful
12 33 (20.89%) Servlets
13 27 (17.09%) WSDL
14 26 (16.46%) JPA
15 25 (15.82%) RabbitMQ
15 25 (15.82%) ActiveMQ
16 24 (15.19%) Struts
17 20 (12.66%) JSP
18 18 (11.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.78%) Computer Science
2 22 (13.92%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.23%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.06%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.43%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.80%) Mobile Games
7 5 (3.16%) Telematics
8 4 (2.53%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.53%) User Experience
9 3 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.90%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.90%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.27%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 54 (34.18%) Linux
2 31 (19.62%) UNIX
3 9 (5.70%) Windows
4 5 (3.16%) AIX
4 5 (3.16%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.41%) TDD
3 60 (37.97%) Software Engineering
4 33 (20.89%) E-Commerce
5 31 (19.62%) Scrum
6 24 (15.19%) BDD
7 23 (14.56%) SDLC
8 22 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (13.92%) Software Architecture
8 22 (13.92%) MVC
8 22 (13.92%) Logistics
9 21 (13.29%) OOP
10 20 (12.66%) OO
11 16 (10.13%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.96%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (6.33%) UML
13 10 (6.33%) Multithreading
14 9 (5.70%) Open Source
14 9 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (5.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (99.37%) Java
2 67 (42.41%) SQL
3 64 (40.51%) JavaScript
4 25 (15.82%) C
5 24 (15.19%) C++
6 9 (5.70%) Groovy
7 4 (2.53%) PHP
8 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.63%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) REXX
9 1 (0.63%) COBOL
9 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 58 (36.71%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (1.90%) Sun Certification
2 3 (1.90%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (1.90%) OCPJP
2 3 (1.90%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Puppet
1 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (44.30%) Oracle
2 12 (7.59%) IBM
3 4 (2.53%) hybris
4 3 (1.90%) Sun
4 3 (1.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.27%) Adobe
5 2 (1.27%) SAP
5 2 (1.27%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Burnley
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Burnley
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £550000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago