The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 107 99 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 157 158 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.55% 2.73% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 6.27% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 126 141 118
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
J2EE
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2573 2519 2514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.75% 43.49% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2225 2296
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 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

J2EE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

J2EE Salary Trend in the South West

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in the South West

J2EE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Bristol +12 53 £40,000 +1.26% 11
Gloucestershire -29 39 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Wiltshire +8 15 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Somerset +2 13 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Dorset -22 12 £32,500 -39.81%
Devon +1 8 £41,750 -27.39% 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 303 (95.89%) Java
2 186 (58.86%) Spring
3 155 (49.05%) JavaScript
4 152 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (47.78%) Hibernate
6 142 (44.94%) Oracle
7 129 (40.82%) XML
8 117 (37.03%) HTML
9 107 (33.86%) SQL
10 104 (32.91%) JBoss
11 100 (31.65%) Linux
12 94 (29.75%) CSS
13 92 (29.11%) Security Cleared
14 91 (28.80%) Tomcat
15 86 (27.22%) JUnit
16 83 (26.27%) MySQL
17 78 (24.68%) Web Services
17 78 (24.68%) Software Engineering
18 73 (23.10%) Eclipse
19 72 (22.78%) WebLogic
19 72 (22.78%) Scrum
20 69 (21.84%) UNIX
21 67 (21.20%) Subversion
22 66 (20.89%) JSP
23 65 (20.57%) SQL Server
23 65 (20.57%) Maven
24 63 (19.94%) SC Cleared
25 60 (18.99%) TDD
26 53 (16.77%) Finance
27 50 (15.82%) Jenkins

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 104 (32.91%) JBoss
2 91 (28.80%) Tomcat
3 72 (22.78%) WebLogic
4 49 (15.51%) WebSphere
5 21 (6.65%) Joomla!
5 21 (6.65%) Oracle Service Bus
6 20 (6.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (5.38%) Node.js
8 13 (4.11%) Apache
9 12 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (3.16%) Apache ServiceMix
11 9 (2.85%) Alfresco
12 8 (2.53%) IIS
13 6 (1.90%) MS Exchange
13 6 (1.90%) Jetty
13 6 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.90%) Liferay
14 4 (1.27%) Apache Solr
14 4 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.32%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (13.61%) HTTP
2 14 (4.43%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.16%) Internet
4 8 (2.53%) SAN
5 7 (2.22%) Firewall
5 7 (2.22%) DNS
5 7 (2.22%) DHCP
5 7 (2.22%) NAS
6 6 (1.90%) Multicast
6 6 (1.90%) VLAN
7 4 (1.27%) SSL
8 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.63%) VPN
8 2 (0.63%) WebEx
9 1 (0.32%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.32%) FTP
9 1 (0.32%) LDAP
9 1 (0.32%) LAN
9 1 (0.32%) WAN
9 1 (0.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (26.27%) MySQL
2 65 (20.57%) SQL Server
3 32 (10.13%) MongoDB
4 31 (9.81%) Relational Database
5 25 (7.91%) RDBMS
6 17 (5.38%) Oracle Database
7 13 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 13 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.80%) Big Data
9 7 (2.22%) Apache Accumulo
10 6 (1.90%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.58%) MS Access
12 4 (1.27%) DB2
13 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 86 (27.22%) JUnit
2 73 (23.10%) Eclipse
3 67 (21.20%) Subversion
4 65 (20.57%) Maven
5 50 (15.82%) Jenkins
6 40 (12.66%) Git (software)
7 39 (12.34%) Ant
8 22 (6.96%) JDeveloper
9 20 (6.33%) Oracle Forms
10 18 (5.70%) JIRA
11 14 (4.43%) Hudson
12 10 (3.16%) Eclipse RCP
12 10 (3.16%) ClearCase
13 8 (2.53%) Mercurial
14 7 (2.22%) Bugzilla
15 6 (1.90%) IntelliJ
15 6 (1.90%) Apache Ivy
16 4 (1.27%) NetBeans
17 3 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
18 2 (0.63%) Gradle
General
1 53 (16.77%) Finance
2 42 (13.29%) Banking
3 34 (10.76%) Telecoms
4 20 (6.33%) Advertising
5 15 (4.75%) Marketing
5 15 (4.75%) Retail
6 10 (3.16%) French Language
6 10 (3.16%) Military
7 9 (2.85%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.90%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.58%) Electronics
10 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 197 (62.34%) Developer
2 155 (49.05%) Java Developer
3 64 (20.25%) Software Engineer
4 46 (14.56%) Senior Developer
5 40 (12.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (9.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 27 (8.54%) Applications Support
8 25 (7.91%) Java Software Engineer
9 20 (6.33%) Middleware Developer
10 19 (6.01%) Architect
11 16 (5.06%) J2EE Developer
12 14 (4.43%) Software Developer
13 12 (3.80%) Java Architect
14 10 (3.16%) Support Engineer
15 8 (2.53%) Technical Architect
15 8 (2.53%) Applications Support Engineer
16 7 (2.22%) Lead Software Engineer
16 7 (2.22%) Analyst
16 7 (2.22%) Technical Support
17 6 (1.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (58.86%) Spring
2 151 (47.78%) Hibernate
3 129 (40.82%) XML
4 117 (37.03%) HTML
5 94 (29.75%) CSS
6 78 (24.68%) Web Services
7 66 (20.89%) JSP
8 46 (14.56%) SOAP
9 41 (12.97%) Middleware
10 34 (10.76%) Ajax
11 32 (10.13%) jQuery
12 30 (9.49%) Spring MVC
13 28 (8.86%) HTML5
14 27 (8.54%) Struts
15 26 (8.23%) XHTML
15 26 (8.23%) .NET
15 26 (8.23%) GWT
16 25 (7.91%) JDBC
17 23 (7.28%) Oracle Fusion
18 22 (6.96%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.71%) Open Source
2 29 (9.18%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.48%) PKI
5 11 (3.48%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.48%) Visualisation
6 10 (3.16%) N-Tier
6 10 (3.16%) SWIFT
6 10 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (2.85%) RIA
8 6 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.58%) DTV
10 4 (1.27%) Clustering
11 3 (0.95%) Social Network
12 2 (0.63%) Social Media
12 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.32%) iPhone
13 1 (0.32%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 100 (31.65%) Linux
2 69 (21.84%) UNIX
3 29 (9.18%) Windows
4 10 (3.16%) Android
4 10 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.53%) AIX
5 8 (2.53%) Solaris
6 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (24.68%) Software Engineering
3 72 (22.78%) Scrum
4 60 (18.99%) TDD
5 46 (14.56%) UML
6 43 (13.61%) SOA
7 39 (12.34%) MVC
8 34 (10.76%) Unit Testing
9 32 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (9.81%) OO
11 29 (9.18%) ITIL
12 26 (8.23%) Integration Testing
13 19 (6.01%) BDD
13 19 (6.01%) Web Development
14 18 (5.70%) E-Commerce
14 18 (5.70%) Analytics
15 17 (5.38%) OOD
16 16 (5.06%) OOP
16 16 (5.06%) Kanban
16 16 (5.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 303 (95.89%) Java
2 155 (49.05%) JavaScript
3 107 (33.86%) SQL
4 41 (12.97%) C++
5 29 (9.18%) C
5 29 (9.18%) C#
6 23 (7.28%) PowerShell
7 22 (6.96%) PHP
8 16 (5.06%) Perl
9 15 (4.75%) Python
10 14 (4.43%) Ruby
11 12 (3.80%) VBA
11 12 (3.80%) Delphi
11 12 (3.80%) Pascal
12 9 (2.85%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.22%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.58%) XPath
15 4 (1.27%) AspectJ
16 2 (0.63%) Scala
16 2 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 92 (29.11%) Security Cleared
2 63 (19.94%) SC Cleared
3 49 (15.51%) Degree
4 41 (12.97%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) HND
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.90%) SLA
2 3 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 29 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.48%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.27%) NFS
6 2 (0.63%) Xen
7 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (1.58%) WSUS
3 4 (1.27%) Hyperic
3 4 (1.27%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.27%) Netcool
Vendors
1 142 (44.94%) Oracle
2 38 (12.03%) IBM
3 29 (9.18%) VMware
4 24 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 24 (7.59%) Business Objects
5 17 (5.38%) Google
6 9 (2.85%) Sybase
6 9 (2.85%) Adobe
7 7 (2.22%) Cisco
8 6 (1.90%) SAP
8 6 (1.90%) Dell
8 6 (1.90%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.90%) McAfee
9 5 (1.58%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.58%) Compuware
9 5 (1.58%) BancTec
10 4 (1.27%) Riverbed
10 4 (1.27%) BT
11 3 (0.95%) webMethods
12 2 (0.63%) Citrix
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: up to- £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £28-37,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago