The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 47 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 25 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.99% 6.12% 7.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.38% 16.18% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 29
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £41,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
J2EE
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 241 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.27% 37.83% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 169 221 148
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

J2EE
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Northampton region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Northampton

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (86.05%) Spring
4 31 (72.09%) Software Engineering
5 24 (55.81%) Java EE
5 24 (55.81%) TDD
6 21 (48.84%) Scrum
7 19 (44.19%) Web Services
8 18 (41.86%) SQL
9 17 (39.53%) OOP
9 17 (39.53%) OOD
9 17 (39.53%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (37.21%) Spring MVC
10 16 (37.21%) MVC
11 15 (34.88%) Linux
11 15 (34.88%) C#
12 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
12 13 (30.23%) Finance
13 12 (27.91%) Oracle
13 12 (27.91%) hybris
14 11 (25.58%) C++
14 11 (25.58%) C
14 11 (25.58%) Pair Programming
14 11 (25.58%) Mathematics
15 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
15 10 (23.26%) Sybase
15 10 (23.26%) JPA
16 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
16 9 (20.93%) JUnit
17 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
3 4 (9.30%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) JUnit
2 3 (6.98%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
2 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Software Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Software Development Manager
4 6 (13.95%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Development Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Web Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Lead Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Automated Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) Spring
2 24 (55.81%) Java EE
3 19 (44.19%) Web Services
4 16 (37.21%) Spring MVC
5 10 (23.26%) JPA
6 6 (13.95%) REST
6 6 (13.95%) JSON
6 6 (13.95%) Struts
7 4 (9.30%) EJB
8 3 (6.98%) JSP
8 3 (6.98%) XML
8 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.65%) Servlets
10 1 (2.33%) Middleware
10 1 (2.33%) Ajax
10 1 (2.33%) WPF
10 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (25.58%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (72.09%) Software Engineering
3 24 (55.81%) TDD
4 21 (48.84%) Scrum
5 17 (39.53%) OOP
5 17 (39.53%) OOD
6 16 (37.21%) MVC
7 11 (25.58%) Pair Programming
8 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
9 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (16.28%) BDD
10 6 (13.95%) OO
10 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
11 5 (11.63%) User Stories
12 3 (6.98%) Procedural Programming
12 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
12 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
12 3 (6.98%) Agile Testing
12 3 (6.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) C#
4 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 11 (25.58%) C++
5 11 (25.58%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Sun Certification
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) OCPJP
3 3 (6.98%) OCMJD
4 1 (2.33%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle
1 12 (27.91%) hybris
2 10 (23.26%) Sybase
3 6 (13.95%) Sun