The table below looks at the statistics for Log4j 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 Log4j over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Log4j
Rank 252 - 244
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Log4j 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% - 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% - 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-29.44% -
Log4j
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1266 1015 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.05% 14.26% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 897 1021
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 £50,700 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Log4j
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Log4j across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Log4j Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Log4j
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Log4j across the North West region.

Log4j Salary Trend in the North West

Log4j
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 Log4j within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 - 4 £55,000 -
Log4j
England

Log4j
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Log4j 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 Log4j.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) Servlets
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Actimize
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (66.67%) EJB
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 4 (66.67%) ERwin
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (66.67%) JAX-RPC

Log4j
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Log4j 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 Log4j. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (66.67%) ERwin
2 4 (66.67%) Toad
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Lead Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Lead Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Servlets
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) EJB
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 4 (66.67%) JAX-RPC
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) JSTL
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) JAXB
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) JDBC
5 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Actimize
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) ATG
3 1 (16.67%) Zend