The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 240 200 191
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 14 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.78% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.82% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 57 50
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,180 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.23% -2.05%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
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 £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 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 -26 6 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Cheshire +3 5 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Lancashire -11 2 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 40 (100.00%) Java
1 40 (100.00%) J2EE
2 32 (80.00%) Spring
3 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (75.00%) Hibernate
5 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
6 27 (67.50%) HTML
6 27 (67.50%) CSS
7 22 (55.00%) Web Services
8 20 (50.00%) MySQL
9 17 (42.50%) MVC
10 16 (40.00%) Spring MVC
10 16 (40.00%) AngularJS
11 15 (37.50%) Degree
11 15 (37.50%) Ant
12 14 (35.00%) XML
13 13 (32.50%) SOAP
13 13 (32.50%) SQL
14 12 (30.00%) Oracle
14 12 (30.00%) Finance
14 12 (30.00%) Apache Flex
14 12 (30.00%) Maven
15 11 (27.50%) CoffeeScript
16 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
16 10 (25.00%) JUnit
17 9 (22.50%) Scrum
17 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
17 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
18 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
18 8 (20.00%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (10.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SNMP
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) JasperReports
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Ant
2 12 (30.00%) Maven
3 10 (25.00%) JUnit
4 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (2.50%) TestNG
6 1 (2.50%) MyEclipse
6 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) J2EE
2 32 (80.00%) Spring
3 30 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 27 (67.50%) CSS
4 27 (67.50%) HTML
5 22 (55.00%) Web Services
6 16 (40.00%) Spring MVC
6 16 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 14 (35.00%) XML
8 13 (32.50%) SOAP
9 12 (30.00%) Apache Flex
10 8 (20.00%) JMS
11 6 (15.00%) EJB
11 6 (15.00%) REST
12 5 (12.50%) Servlets
12 5 (12.50%) Java EE
12 5 (12.50%) Struts
13 4 (10.00%) JSP
13 4 (10.00%) HTML5
13 4 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) UNIX
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) MVC
3 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
5 8 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (15.00%) TDD
7 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.00%) Kanban
7 4 (10.00%) OO
7 4 (10.00%) RAD
7 4 (10.00%) UML
8 3 (7.50%) Load Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.00%) OOP
9 2 (5.00%) SOA
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Web Development
10 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (5.00%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (5.00%) OCPJP
2 2 (5.00%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Sun
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
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