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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 49 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 21 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.10% 6.97% 10.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.75% 21.40% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 37
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
240 215 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.45% 32.58% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 205 210 144
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
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 4 August 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 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (95.74%) Java
3 40 (85.11%) TDD
4 38 (80.85%) Spring
5 35 (74.47%) Software Engineering
6 34 (72.34%) Spring MVC
6 34 (72.34%) MVC
7 33 (70.21%) Scrum
8 32 (68.09%) Web Services
9 30 (63.83%) OOD
9 30 (63.83%) Mentoring
10 28 (59.57%) OOP
10 28 (59.57%) SQL
11 26 (55.32%) MySQL
11 26 (55.32%) BDD
12 25 (53.19%) REST
12 25 (53.19%) JSON
13 24 (51.06%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (48.94%) OO
14 23 (48.94%) SDLC
15 21 (44.68%) JUnit
15 21 (44.68%) User Stories
16 20 (42.55%) C#
17 18 (38.30%) Java EE
18 17 (36.17%) Retail
18 17 (36.17%) Apache Hive
19 15 (31.91%) Enterprise Software
19 15 (31.91%) Finance
20 11 (23.40%) Oracle
20 11 (23.40%) Procedural Programming

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.26%) JBoss
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) MySQL
2 17 (36.17%) Apache Hive
3 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (4.26%) SQLite
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) JUnit
2 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.77%) WebDriver
3 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
3 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.77%) Selenium
General
1 17 (36.17%) Retail
2 15 (31.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Software Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Web Tester
6 6 (12.77%) Test Leader
6 6 (12.77%) Lead Tester
6 6 (12.77%) Automated Tester
6 6 (12.77%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (12.77%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Junior
7 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) Spring
2 34 (72.34%) Spring MVC
3 32 (68.09%) Web Services
4 25 (53.19%) JSON
4 25 (53.19%) REST
5 18 (38.30%) Java EE
6 9 (19.15%) JPA
7 2 (4.26%) Middleware
7 2 (4.26%) .NET
7 2 (4.26%) WPF
8 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) UNIX
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (85.11%) TDD
3 35 (74.47%) Software Engineering
4 34 (72.34%) MVC
5 33 (70.21%) Scrum
6 30 (63.83%) OOD
6 30 (63.83%) Mentoring
7 28 (59.57%) OOP
8 26 (55.32%) BDD
9 24 (51.06%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (48.94%) SDLC
10 23 (48.94%) OO
11 21 (44.68%) User Stories
12 11 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (23.40%) Procedural Programming
13 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
13 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
13 6 (12.77%) Agile Testing
14 4 (8.51%) Project Management
15 3 (6.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 45 (95.74%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 20 (42.55%) C#
4 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Sybase
3 4 (8.51%) hybris