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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 173 176 204
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 81 73 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.24% 1.02% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 2.32% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 70 72 32
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2645 3143 3477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.57% 43.94% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 2654 3095
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 £28,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +15 57 £41,250 -6.25% 19
Cheshire -2 16 £46,250 +8.82% 10
Lancashire -5 8 £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 July 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.

1 121 (99.18%) Java
2 89 (72.95%) Spring
3 62 (50.82%) Oracle
4 57 (46.72%) Hibernate
5 55 (45.08%) SQL
6 53 (43.44%) TDD
7 51 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (41.80%) Linux
8 49 (40.16%) Degree
9 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
10 46 (37.70%) JSON
10 46 (37.70%) Software Engineering
11 44 (36.07%) SOAP
12 40 (32.79%) Web Services
12 40 (32.79%) XML
12 40 (32.79%) REST
13 38 (31.15%) J2EE
14 36 (29.51%) HTML
14 36 (29.51%) JMS
15 35 (28.69%) Servlets
16 34 (27.87%) Maven
17 31 (25.41%) SQL Server
17 31 (25.41%) E-Commerce
17 31 (25.41%) Eclipse
17 31 (25.41%) Relational Database
18 28 (22.95%) Computer Science
18 28 (22.95%) RDBMS
18 28 (22.95%) UNIX
19 27 (22.13%) WSDL
19 27 (22.13%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (18.85%) WebSphere
2 20 (16.39%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (5.74%) Apache
5 6 (4.92%) JBoss
6 5 (4.10%) MQSeries
6 5 (4.10%) Liferay
7 4 (3.28%) Jetty
8 2 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.64%) CMS
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.82%) Node.js
9 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Tridion
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Wireless
2 3 (2.46%) Internet
3 2 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.41%) SQL Server
1 31 (25.41%) Relational Database
2 28 (22.95%) RDBMS
3 18 (14.75%) MySQL
4 12 (9.84%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.92%) JasperReports
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.28%) Big Data
8 3 (2.46%) OLTP
9 2 (1.64%) DB2
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 34 (27.87%) Maven
2 31 (25.41%) Eclipse
3 24 (19.67%) Selenium
4 16 (13.11%) JUnit
5 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
5 15 (12.30%) Subversion
6 7 (5.74%) NetBeans
7 6 (4.92%) Ant
7 6 (4.92%) TestNG
7 6 (4.92%) MyEclipse
8 5 (4.10%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.28%) JIRA
9 4 (3.28%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.64%) Mockito
11 1 (0.82%) Hudson
11 1 (0.82%) Redmine
11 1 (0.82%) Gradle
General
1 26 (21.31%) Retail
2 24 (19.67%) Finance
3 6 (4.92%) Banking
4 5 (4.10%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.28%) Games
6 3 (2.46%) Law
6 3 (2.46%) iGaming
7 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (74.59%) Developer
2 71 (58.20%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.31%) Software Engineer
4 23 (18.85%) Senior Developer
5 21 (17.21%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (7.38%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.56%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Lead Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Mid-Level Java Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Architect
11 4 (3.28%) Java Software Engineer
12 3 (2.46%) Team Leader
12 3 (2.46%) Java Team Leader
13 2 (1.64%) Java Programmer
13 2 (1.64%) Java Architect
13 2 (1.64%) Senior Java Architect
13 2 (1.64%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (72.95%) Spring
2 57 (46.72%) Hibernate
3 46 (37.70%) JSON
4 44 (36.07%) SOAP
5 40 (32.79%) Web Services
5 40 (32.79%) XML
5 40 (32.79%) REST
6 38 (31.15%) J2EE
7 36 (29.51%) HTML
7 36 (29.51%) JMS
8 35 (28.69%) Servlets
9 27 (22.13%) WSDL
9 27 (22.13%) CSS
10 24 (19.67%) ActiveMQ
11 22 (18.03%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (15.57%) RESTful
13 17 (13.93%) jQuery
14 16 (13.11%) HTML5
15 13 (10.66%) Java SE
15 13 (10.66%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.95%) Computer Science
2 21 (17.21%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.30%) Mathematics
4 10 (8.20%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.92%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.10%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.28%) Device Driver
7 4 (3.28%) User Experience
8 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.46%) Physics
8 3 (2.46%) Online Games
8 3 (2.46%) Telematics
9 2 (1.64%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 51 (41.80%) Linux
2 28 (22.95%) UNIX
3 6 (4.92%) Windows
4 2 (1.64%) AIX
4 2 (1.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.44%) TDD
2 51 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (37.70%) Software Engineering
4 31 (25.41%) E-Commerce
5 24 (19.67%) Scrum
5 24 (19.67%) SDLC
6 21 (17.21%) Software Architecture
6 21 (17.21%) Logistics
7 18 (14.75%) MVC
8 17 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (13.11%) Mentoring
9 16 (13.11%) OOP
10 15 (12.30%) BDD
11 12 (9.84%) OO
12 9 (7.38%) UML
12 9 (7.38%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (7.38%) Open Source
13 8 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (5.74%) Multithreading
14 7 (5.74%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 121 (99.18%) Java
2 55 (45.08%) SQL
3 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 24 (19.67%) C
5 23 (18.85%) C++
6 4 (3.28%) PHP
7 3 (2.46%) Groovy
8 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.82%) C#
9 1 (0.82%) Python
9 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (40.16%) Degree
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.46%) Sun Certification
2 3 (2.46%) OCPJWCD
2 3 (2.46%) OCPJP
2 3 (2.46%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Docker
Vendors
1 62 (50.82%) Oracle
2 9 (7.38%) IBM
3 4 (3.28%) hybris
4 3 (2.46%) Sun
5 2 (1.64%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.64%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.64%) Adobe
5 2 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 24 days ago