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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 176 193 166
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 79 46 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.67% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 1.39% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 77 39 81
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -2.29%
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
3197 3304 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.50% 48.14% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2715 2969 3186
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +14 63 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Cheshire -7 14 £41,250 +13.79% 3
Merseyside +5 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 144 (98.63%) Java
2 78 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (39.04%) Linux
4 54 (36.99%) SQL
4 54 (36.99%) Oracle
4 54 (36.99%) Spring
5 50 (34.25%) UNIX
6 47 (32.19%) HTML
7 42 (28.77%) J2EE
7 42 (28.77%) SQL Server
8 37 (25.34%) JavaScript
8 37 (25.34%) Software Engineering
9 36 (24.66%) Degree
10 34 (23.29%) SOAP
10 34 (23.29%) Eclipse
10 34 (23.29%) Hibernate
11 33 (22.60%) Windows
11 33 (22.60%) JUnit
12 31 (21.23%) Web Services
13 29 (19.86%) Java SE
14 28 (19.18%) Finance
15 27 (18.49%) Scrum
15 27 (18.49%) XML
15 27 (18.49%) JSON
16 24 (16.44%) RESTful
16 24 (16.44%) CSS
16 24 (16.44%) OO
17 22 (15.07%) Middleware
17 22 (15.07%) Shell Script
17 22 (15.07%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 21 (14.38%) TIBCO EMS
1 21 (14.38%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 19 (13.01%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.22%) Apache
4 9 (6.16%) Confluence
4 9 (6.16%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.79%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.05%) Liferay
6 3 (2.05%) Node.js
7 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (14.38%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 21 (14.38%) TIBCO iProcess
1 21 (14.38%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) AMQP
2 1 (0.68%) SSH
2 1 (0.68%) FTP
2 1 (0.68%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.77%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.07%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.85%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.16%) OLTP
4 9 (6.16%) MySQL
5 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.42%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.37%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 34 (23.29%) Eclipse
2 33 (22.60%) JUnit
3 18 (12.33%) Maven
4 13 (8.90%) JIRA
5 10 (6.85%) Gradle
6 9 (6.16%) Mercurial
7 8 (5.48%) Git (software)
8 7 (4.79%) Ant
9 6 (4.11%) IntelliJ
10 5 (3.42%) Selenium
11 4 (2.74%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.74%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.74%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (2.05%) NetBeans
12 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.05%) Jenkins
12 3 (2.05%) Mockito
12 3 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.37%) Hudson
13 2 (1.37%) MyEclipse
General
1 28 (19.18%) Finance
2 20 (13.70%) Retail
3 9 (6.16%) Games
4 4 (2.74%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (69.18%) Developer
2 86 (58.90%) Java Developer
3 24 (16.44%) Software Engineer
4 15 (10.27%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (8.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (6.85%) TIBCO Support
7 9 (6.16%) Integration Engineer
7 9 (6.16%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.16%) Software Integration Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) TIBCO Specialist
8 8 (5.48%) Systems Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) TIBCO Consultant
10 6 (4.11%) ScrumMaster
10 6 (4.11%) Graduate
10 6 (4.11%) Junior
10 6 (4.11%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (36.99%) Spring
2 47 (32.19%) HTML
3 42 (28.77%) J2EE
4 34 (23.29%) SOAP
4 34 (23.29%) Hibernate
5 31 (21.23%) Web Services
6 29 (19.86%) Java SE
7 27 (18.49%) XML
7 27 (18.49%) JSON
8 24 (16.44%) RESTful
8 24 (16.44%) CSS
9 22 (15.07%) Middleware
9 22 (15.07%) JSP
10 21 (14.38%) jQuery
10 21 (14.38%) Rendezvous
11 14 (9.59%) JPA
11 14 (9.59%) Servlets
12 13 (8.90%) JMS
13 11 (7.53%) J2SE
13 11 (7.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.07%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.59%) Mathematics
2 14 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (8.90%) Open Source
4 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.16%) Online Games
5 9 (6.16%) Physics
6 2 (1.37%) W3C
7 1 (0.68%) DTV
7 1 (0.68%) Handset
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.04%) Linux
2 50 (34.25%) UNIX
3 33 (22.60%) Windows
4 10 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.74%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.34%) Software Engineering
3 27 (18.49%) Scrum
4 24 (16.44%) OO
5 20 (13.70%) E-Commerce
6 15 (10.27%) Unit Testing
7 14 (9.59%) MVC
8 13 (8.90%) OOD
8 13 (8.90%) TDD
9 12 (8.22%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.53%) Software Testing
11 10 (6.85%) Problem Management
11 10 (6.85%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (6.85%) Document Management
12 9 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (6.16%) Configuration Management
12 9 (6.16%) Project Management
12 9 (6.16%) Game Development
12 9 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.48%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (98.63%) Java
2 54 (36.99%) SQL
3 37 (25.34%) JavaScript
4 22 (15.07%) Shell Script
5 11 (7.53%) C#
6 8 (5.48%) PHP
7 5 (3.42%) C
7 5 (3.42%) Perl
7 5 (3.42%) Groovy
8 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (24.66%) Degree
2 13 (8.90%) SC Cleared
2 13 (8.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.37%) MCP
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.37%) MCSE
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 54 (36.99%) Oracle
2 21 (14.38%) TIBCO
3 12 (8.22%) JBoss
4 10 (6.85%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.16%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Google
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 dependant on experience + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago