The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 73 114 53
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -61
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 207 112 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.36% 2.15% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.75% 4.85% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 153 90 197
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2672 2307 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.36% 44.27% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2061 2047
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Bristol +31 92 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Gloucestershire +24 44 £45,000 +1.69% 4
Dorset -5 29 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Somerset -23 15 £40,750 +27.34% 2
Wiltshire -4 13 £43,250 +21.29% 4
Devon -14 3 £37,500 -6.25%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 351 (95.90%) Java
2 203 (55.46%) Spring
3 175 (47.81%) SQL
4 143 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (38.80%) XML
6 141 (38.52%) Oracle
7 130 (35.52%) Software Engineering
8 111 (30.33%) WebLogic
9 109 (29.78%) Hibernate
10 101 (27.60%) C++
11 93 (25.41%) JBoss
12 81 (22.13%) JUnit
13 80 (21.86%) Finance
14 79 (21.58%) Security Cleared
15 78 (21.31%) Linux
16 75 (20.49%) Eclipse
17 74 (20.22%) HTML
18 70 (19.13%) C
18 70 (19.13%) Scrum
19 69 (18.85%) Unit Testing
19 69 (18.85%) Computer Science
19 69 (18.85%) Web Development
19 69 (18.85%) JavaScript
20 68 (18.58%) TDD
21 67 (18.31%) Degree
21 67 (18.31%) UML
22 63 (17.21%) OO
22 63 (17.21%) JSP
23 62 (16.94%) Web Services
24 60 (16.39%) Continuous Integration

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 111 (30.33%) WebLogic
2 50 (13.66%) WebSphere
3 36 (9.84%) Apache
4 21 (5.74%) Apache ServiceMix
5 18 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 13 (3.55%) Oracle Service Bus
6 13 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.09%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.09%) Magnolia
9 3 (0.82%) CMS
10 2 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.27%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 1 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (13.11%) HTTP
2 28 (7.65%) Network Security
3 23 (6.28%) DHCP
3 23 (6.28%) SAN
4 15 (4.10%) Internet
5 13 (3.55%) IPv4
5 13 (3.55%) SSL
6 3 (0.82%) 4G
7 1 (0.27%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 53 (14.48%) MySQL
3 49 (13.39%) Relational Database
4 47 (12.84%) RDBMS
5 32 (8.74%) Oracle Database
6 17 (4.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (4.37%) Big Data
7 16 (4.37%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.55%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.64%) DB2
9 6 (1.64%) Apache Accumulo
10 4 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.09%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (22.13%) JUnit
2 75 (20.49%) Eclipse
3 38 (10.38%) Ant
4 35 (9.56%) Eclipse RCP
5 30 (8.20%) Maven
6 11 (3.01%) Git (software)
6 11 (3.01%) Hudson
6 11 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.73%) Subversion
8 9 (2.46%) Selenium
9 8 (2.19%) JDeveloper
10 6 (1.64%) NetBeans
11 4 (1.09%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.09%) JMeter
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.55%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.55%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.55%) Rational Application Developer
12 2 (0.55%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 80 (21.86%) Finance
2 42 (11.48%) Banking
3 35 (9.56%) French Language
4 17 (4.64%) Marketing
5 10 (2.73%) Advertising
6 9 (2.46%) Electronics
7 6 (1.64%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.09%) Legal
9 4 (1.09%) Retail
10 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 221 (60.38%) Developer
2 159 (43.44%) Java Developer
3 61 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 57 (15.57%) Software Engineer
5 55 (15.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 35 (9.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 29 (7.92%) Java Software Engineer
8 22 (6.01%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (3.83%) Software Developer
9 14 (3.83%) Development Engineer
10 13 (3.55%) Applications Support
11 12 (3.28%) Graduate
11 12 (3.28%) Analyst
11 12 (3.28%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 11 (3.01%) Middleware Developer
12 11 (3.01%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.01%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (3.01%) Java Team Leader
12 11 (3.01%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.73%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (55.46%) Spring
2 142 (38.80%) XML
3 109 (29.78%) Hibernate
4 74 (20.22%) HTML
5 63 (17.21%) JSP
6 62 (16.94%) Web Services
7 52 (14.21%) EJB
8 50 (13.66%) CSS
9 48 (13.11%) GWT
10 43 (11.75%) Servlets
11 42 (11.48%) XSLT
12 37 (10.11%) JMS
13 35 (9.56%) WebSphere MQ
14 30 (8.20%) Middleware
15 28 (7.65%) Qt
16 23 (6.28%) OSGi
17 21 (5.74%) HTML5
18 20 (5.46%) jQuery
19 19 (5.19%) JSF
19 19 (5.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 69 (18.85%) Computer Science
2 50 (13.66%) Mobile App
3 44 (12.02%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (10.38%) Client/Server
5 36 (9.84%) N-Tier
6 35 (9.56%) Inversion of Control
6 35 (9.56%) SWIFT
7 28 (7.65%) iPhone
8 10 (2.73%) GIS
9 8 (2.19%) Open Source
10 7 (1.91%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.37%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.09%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.82%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.82%) IVR
14 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.27%) Physics
14 1 (0.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 78 (21.31%) Linux
2 57 (15.57%) UNIX
3 44 (12.02%) Android
4 42 (11.48%) Windows
5 24 (6.56%) Solaris
6 23 (6.28%) HPUX
7 11 (3.01%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.64%) AIX
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (35.52%) Software Engineering
3 70 (19.13%) Scrum
4 69 (18.85%) Unit Testing
4 69 (18.85%) Web Development
5 68 (18.58%) TDD
6 67 (18.31%) UML
7 63 (17.21%) OO
8 60 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (11.48%) Android Development
10 37 (10.11%) iOS Development
11 32 (8.74%) SOA
12 31 (8.47%) Cyber Security
13 30 (8.20%) Software Architecture
14 28 (7.65%) Information Assurance
15 25 (6.83%) ITIL
16 20 (5.46%) Problem Management
17 19 (5.19%) Workflow
17 19 (5.19%) OOA/OOD
18 17 (4.64%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 351 (95.90%) Java
2 175 (47.81%) SQL
3 101 (27.60%) C++
4 70 (19.13%) C
5 69 (18.85%) JavaScript
6 49 (13.39%) C#
7 28 (7.65%) Perl
8 20 (5.46%) PHP
8 20 (5.46%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.10%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.46%) VB
11 7 (1.91%) Ruby
12 6 (1.64%) Python
12 6 (1.64%) XQuery
12 6 (1.64%) Korn
13 5 (1.37%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.09%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.55%) AWK
15 2 (0.55%) sed
16 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (21.58%) Security Cleared
2 67 (18.31%) Degree
3 38 (10.38%) DV Cleared
4 26 (7.10%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.82%) PhD
6 2 (0.55%) ISEB
6 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.82%) QA
1 3 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (9.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (6.28%) VMware ESX
2 23 (6.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (6.28%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.09%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 141 (38.52%) Oracle
2 93 (25.41%) JBoss
3 58 (15.85%) VMware
4 45 (12.30%) IBM
5 42 (11.48%) Google
6 28 (7.65%) BT
7 23 (6.28%) Symantec
7 23 (6.28%) Cisco
7 23 (6.28%) Citrix
7 23 (6.28%) HP
7 23 (6.28%) NetApp
7 23 (6.28%) Veritas
7 23 (6.28%) Brocade
8 15 (4.10%) Red Hat
9 10 (2.73%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.64%) Sybase
11 3 (0.82%) webMethods
12 2 (0.55%) Microsoft
12 2 (0.55%) Infor
13 1 (0.27%) Sun
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
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Salary: excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, etc
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Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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