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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 42 18 60
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +42
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 29 42 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.34% 10.02% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.45% 27.81% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
233 151 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.88% 36.04% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 221 142 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Northampton

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 67 (95.71%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (90.00%) Java
3 53 (75.71%) Software Engineering
4 46 (65.71%) Spring
5 32 (45.71%) Struts
5 32 (45.71%) Computer Science
5 32 (45.71%) Sun Certification
5 32 (45.71%) Sun
6 31 (44.29%) Linux
6 31 (44.29%) Degree
7 23 (32.86%) EJB
7 23 (32.86%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (31.43%) JSP
8 22 (31.43%) Web Services
8 22 (31.43%) Web Development
8 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
9 21 (30.00%) Unit Testing
9 21 (30.00%) TDD
9 21 (30.00%) OOD
9 21 (30.00%) XML
9 21 (30.00%) JUnit
10 17 (24.29%) C#
11 15 (21.43%) Waterfall
11 15 (21.43%) hybris
11 15 (21.43%) Pair Programming
11 15 (21.43%) Scrum
11 15 (21.43%) OOP
12 14 (20.00%) C
12 14 (20.00%) Servlets
13 13 (18.57%) Java EE

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (15.71%) Apache
2 10 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (4.29%) Selenium
2 3 (4.29%) FitNesse
General
1 13 (18.57%) Telecoms
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Developer
1 33 (47.14%) Java Developer
2 32 (45.71%) J2EE Developer
2 32 (45.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Software Manager
3 15 (21.43%) Development Manager
3 15 (21.43%) Software Development Manager
4 10 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.43%) Senior Architect
6 1 (1.43%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (1.43%) Graduate
6 1 (1.43%) Architect
6 1 (1.43%) Integration Architect
6 1 (1.43%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (65.71%) Spring
2 32 (45.71%) Struts
3 23 (32.86%) EJB
4 22 (31.43%) JSP
4 22 (31.43%) Web Services
5 21 (30.00%) XML
6 14 (20.00%) Servlets
7 13 (18.57%) Java EE
8 10 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 8 (11.43%) jQuery
9 8 (11.43%) Ajax
10 1 (1.43%) JMS
10 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (1.43%) RESTful
10 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (45.71%) Computer Science
2 23 (32.86%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (18.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.43%) DataPower
4 1 (1.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (95.71%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (75.71%) Software Engineering
3 22 (31.43%) Web Development
4 21 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 21 (30.00%) TDD
4 21 (30.00%) OOD
5 15 (21.43%) Scrum
5 15 (21.43%) OOP
5 15 (21.43%) Pair Programming
5 15 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 6 (8.57%) User Stories
7 5 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (5.71%) Kanban
9 2 (2.86%) OO
10 1 (1.43%) CRM
10 1 (1.43%) ERP
10 1 (1.43%) EAI
10 1 (1.43%) SOA
10 1 (1.43%) B2B
10 1 (1.43%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 63 (90.00%) Java
2 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.29%) C#
4 14 (20.00%) C
5 13 (18.57%) C++
5 13 (18.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (45.71%) Sun Certification
2 31 (44.29%) Degree
3 11 (15.71%) OCPJP
3 11 (15.71%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.43%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) PhD
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Sun
2 15 (21.43%) hybris
3 11 (15.71%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) IBM