The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 170 201 162
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 71 38 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.99% 0.53% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 1.10% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 70 34 87
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,350 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3171 3452 3543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.07% 47.82% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2678 3076 3249
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
England

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 July 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 31 July 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 +25 46 £43,000 -4.44% 8
Cheshire -13 18 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Lancashire - 7 £30,000 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 158 (98.75%) Java
2 75 (46.88%) Spring
3 66 (41.25%) Oracle
4 65 (40.63%) J2EE
5 56 (35.00%) SQL
6 48 (30.00%) UNIX
6 48 (30.00%) Linux
7 42 (26.25%) Hibernate
8 40 (25.00%) HTML
8 40 (25.00%) JUnit
9 39 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (23.13%) JavaScript
11 36 (22.50%) Eclipse
11 36 (22.50%) Middleware
12 34 (21.25%) Java SE
13 33 (20.63%) Finance
13 33 (20.63%) OO
13 33 (20.63%) Web Services
14 31 (19.38%) Windows
15 30 (18.75%) SQL Server
15 30 (18.75%) Shell Script
16 26 (16.25%) Degree
16 26 (16.25%) Software Engineering
17 25 (15.63%) TIBCO EMS
17 25 (15.63%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
17 25 (15.63%) TIBCO iProcess
17 25 (15.63%) JPA
17 25 (15.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
17 25 (15.63%) TIBCO
17 25 (15.63%) Rendezvous

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (15.63%) TIBCO EMS
1 25 (15.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 19 (11.88%) WebSphere
3 18 (11.25%) Tomcat
4 14 (8.75%) WebLogic
5 9 (5.63%) Confluence
6 3 (1.88%) Node.js
6 3 (1.88%) Apache
7 2 (1.25%) Liferay
8 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (15.63%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 25 (15.63%) TIBCO iProcess
1 25 (15.63%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.63%) AMQP
2 1 (0.63%) SSH
2 1 (0.63%) FTP
2 1 (0.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.63%) MySQL
3 12 (7.50%) DB2
3 12 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.38%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.88%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 40 (25.00%) JUnit
2 36 (22.50%) Eclipse
3 22 (13.75%) Maven
4 15 (9.38%) Ant
5 11 (6.88%) JIRA
5 11 (6.88%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.88%) Hudson
5 11 (6.88%) Subversion
6 10 (6.25%) Gradle
6 10 (6.25%) Selenium
7 9 (5.63%) Mercurial
8 8 (5.00%) NetBeans
9 7 (4.38%) Git (software)
9 7 (4.38%) JMeter
10 3 (1.88%) MyEclipse
10 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.88%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.25%) Mockito
11 2 (1.25%) Jasmine
General
1 33 (20.63%) Finance
2 22 (13.75%) Retail
3 5 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (63.13%) Developer
2 91 (56.88%) Java Developer
3 23 (14.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (7.50%) J2EE Developer
6 12 (7.50%) TIBCO Specialist
7 11 (6.88%) TIBCO Consultant
7 11 (6.88%) Consultant
8 10 (6.25%) TIBCO Support
9 9 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Architect
11 6 (3.75%) Development Manager
11 6 (3.75%) Administrator
11 6 (3.75%) Junior
11 6 (3.75%) Systems Developer
11 6 (3.75%) Junior Developer
11 6 (3.75%) ScrumMaster
12 5 (3.13%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (46.88%) Spring
2 65 (40.63%) J2EE
3 42 (26.25%) Hibernate
4 40 (25.00%) HTML
5 36 (22.50%) Middleware
6 34 (21.25%) Java SE
7 33 (20.63%) Web Services
8 25 (15.63%) JPA
8 25 (15.63%) Rendezvous
8 25 (15.63%) JSP
9 23 (14.38%) CSS
10 21 (13.13%) EJB
11 19 (11.88%) JSON
12 18 (11.25%) RESTful
12 18 (11.25%) SOAP
13 16 (10.00%) jQuery
14 15 (9.38%) XML
15 13 (8.13%) JMS
16 11 (6.88%) HTML5
17 10 (6.25%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.38%) Open Source
2 14 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.88%) W3C
6 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) DataPower
7 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) IVR
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (30.00%) UNIX
1 48 (30.00%) Linux
2 31 (19.38%) Windows
3 10 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.63%) OO
3 26 (16.25%) Software Engineering
4 24 (15.00%) MVC
4 24 (15.00%) Scrum
5 20 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 16 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 13 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (6.88%) TDD
9 10 (6.25%) OOD
9 10 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.63%) Software Testing
10 9 (5.63%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (5.63%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.00%) Performance Testing
11 8 (5.00%) Document Management
12 6 (3.75%) Project Management
12 6 (3.75%) Waterfall
12 6 (3.75%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 158 (98.75%) Java
2 56 (35.00%) SQL
3 37 (23.13%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 8 (5.00%) C#
6 6 (3.75%) C
6 6 (3.75%) PHP
7 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.25%) Perl
8 2 (1.25%) Groovy
9 1 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) Python
9 1 (0.63%) Jython
Qualifications
1 26 (16.25%) Degree
2 15 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 15 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.88%) MCP
3 3 (1.88%) MCSE
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.88%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 66 (41.25%) Oracle
2 25 (15.63%) TIBCO
3 12 (7.50%) JBoss
4 11 (6.88%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.63%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.25%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Kony
8 1 (0.63%) WSO2
8 1 (0.63%) Google
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
8 1 (0.63%) HP
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Posted: Yesterday
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