The first table below looks at the demand for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 180 190 153
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 60 55 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.84% 0.76% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.80% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 60 53 97
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6783 6860 7214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.75% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5504 5868 6344
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the North West region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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 +14 37 £40,000 +11.11% 6
Lancashire +7 16 £37,000 -1.33% 3
Cheshire -22 7 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 131 (100.00%) Java
1 131 (100.00%) J2EE
2 91 (69.47%) Spring
3 70 (53.44%) Hibernate
4 49 (37.40%) OO
5 45 (34.35%) JavaScript
6 43 (32.82%) HTML
7 40 (30.53%) Oracle
8 36 (27.48%) Scrum
9 35 (26.72%) Tomcat
9 35 (26.72%) E-Commerce
10 34 (25.95%) SQL
10 34 (25.95%) XML
11 32 (24.43%) CSS
11 32 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (20.61%) Servlets
13 26 (19.85%) Eclipse
13 26 (19.85%) Relational Database
14 24 (18.32%) JSP
14 24 (18.32%) JUnit
14 24 (18.32%) TDD
15 23 (17.56%) Java EE
16 22 (16.79%) JMS
17 21 (16.03%) Finance
18 19 (14.50%) Web Services
19 18 (13.74%) SOAP
19 18 (13.74%) OOA/OOD
19 18 (13.74%) Subversion
19 18 (13.74%) jQuery
19 18 (13.74%) Web Development

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (26.72%) Tomcat
2 15 (11.45%) WebSphere
3 14 (10.69%) Apache
4 8 (6.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (6.11%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (4.58%) Apache Solr
5 6 (4.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (3.82%) CMS
7 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.53%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.53%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) HTTP
2 5 (3.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.85%) Relational Database
2 12 (9.16%) MySQL
3 11 (8.40%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.58%) Informix
5 5 (3.82%) DB2
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.76%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 26 (19.85%) Eclipse
2 24 (18.32%) JUnit
3 18 (13.74%) Subversion
4 11 (8.40%) Ant
5 7 (5.34%) Maven
6 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.58%) Mockito
7 5 (3.82%) JIRA
7 5 (3.82%) Introscope
7 5 (3.82%) Selenium
7 5 (3.82%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.29%) ERwin
8 3 (2.29%) Toad
8 3 (2.29%) Log4j
8 3 (2.29%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.53%) Hudson
10 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 16 (12.21%) Automotive
3 8 (6.11%) Retail
4 4 (3.05%) Marketing
5 3 (2.29%) Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (100.00%) J2EE
2 91 (69.47%) Spring
3 70 (53.44%) Hibernate
4 43 (32.82%) HTML
5 34 (25.95%) XML
6 32 (24.43%) CSS
7 27 (20.61%) Servlets
8 24 (18.32%) JSP
9 23 (17.56%) Java EE
10 22 (16.79%) JMS
11 19 (14.50%) Web Services
12 18 (13.74%) SOAP
12 18 (13.74%) jQuery
13 15 (11.45%) Struts
14 12 (9.16%) Ajax
15 8 (6.11%) JDBC
15 8 (6.11%) JAX-RPC
16 6 (4.58%) RESTful
17 5 (3.82%) DOM
17 5 (3.82%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.58%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.82%) Open Source
4 5 (3.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.76%) DTV
5 1 (0.76%) PDA
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.69%) Linux
2 9 (6.87%) UNIX
3 8 (6.11%) Windows
4 5 (3.82%) Android
4 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.29%) AIX
5 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.40%) OO
2 36 (27.48%) Scrum
3 35 (26.72%) E-Commerce
4 32 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (18.32%) TDD
6 18 (13.74%) OOA/OOD
6 18 (13.74%) Web Development
7 16 (12.21%) Software Engineering
8 15 (11.45%) Web Application Development
9 14 (10.69%) OOD
10 10 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.87%) BDD
12 8 (6.11%) Data Modelling
13 7 (5.34%) MVC
14 5 (3.82%) UML
14 5 (3.82%) Content Management
15 3 (2.29%) RAD
15 3 (2.29%) Software Testing
15 3 (2.29%) Document Management
15 3 (2.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 131 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (34.35%) JavaScript
3 34 (25.95%) SQL
4 17 (12.98%) C++
5 9 (6.87%) Scala
6 5 (3.82%) PHP
6 5 (3.82%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.82%) XPath
7 3 (2.29%) Python
8 1 (0.76%) C
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (30.53%) Oracle
2 11 (8.40%) JBoss
3 8 (6.11%) IBM
4 5 (3.82%) Compuware
4 5 (3.82%) HP
4 5 (3.82%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.82%) Perforce
5 3 (2.29%) Actimize
6 2 (1.53%) Sybase
7 1 (0.76%) SAP
7 1 (0.76%) Chordiant
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