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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 102 114 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -49
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 146 126 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.43% 2.29% 4.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.63% 5.19% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 129 98 158
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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
2594 2428 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.10% 44.05% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2175 2252
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +42 86 £38,750 -12.16% 12
Gloucestershire +5 25 £47,500 +3.26% 2
Wiltshire +7 24 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Dorset -21 7 £49,000 +30.66% 5
Somerset -15 2 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Devon -2 1 £30,000 -16.66%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 327 (94.51%) Java
2 188 (54.34%) Spring
3 172 (49.71%) Oracle
4 153 (44.22%) XML
5 141 (40.75%) JavaScript
6 138 (39.88%) Hibernate
7 133 (38.44%) SQL
8 132 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (34.10%) HTML
10 109 (31.50%) Linux
11 106 (30.64%) JUnit
12 93 (26.88%) JBoss
13 90 (26.01%) Eclipse
14 89 (25.72%) JSP
15 88 (25.43%) WebLogic
16 87 (25.14%) CSS
17 86 (24.86%) Web Services
18 85 (24.57%) UNIX
19 83 (23.99%) Software Engineering
20 81 (23.41%) Security Cleared
21 68 (19.65%) TDD
22 67 (19.36%) Finance
22 67 (19.36%) Tomcat
23 65 (18.79%) Maven
24 60 (17.34%) Subversion
24 60 (17.34%) SQL Server
25 57 (16.47%) Unit Testing
26 54 (15.61%) SOA
27 53 (15.32%) WebSphere
28 49 (14.16%) Degree

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 93 (26.88%) JBoss
2 88 (25.43%) WebLogic
3 67 (19.36%) Tomcat
4 53 (15.32%) WebSphere
5 33 (9.54%) Oracle Service Bus
6 32 (9.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 20 (5.78%) Joomla!
8 18 (5.20%) Apache
9 15 (4.34%) Apache ServiceMix
10 13 (3.76%) Alfresco
11 8 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.73%) Jetty
12 6 (1.73%) IIS
12 6 (1.73%) MS Exchange
13 5 (1.45%) Node.js
14 4 (1.16%) MQSeries
14 4 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
14 4 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
15 3 (0.87%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 14 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.58%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (11.27%) HTTP
2 12 (3.47%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.89%) Internet
3 10 (2.89%) Firewall
3 10 (2.89%) NAS
4 9 (2.60%) DHCP
4 9 (2.60%) SAN
5 8 (2.31%) DNS
6 7 (2.02%) Multicast
7 6 (1.73%) VLAN
8 5 (1.45%) HTTPS
8 5 (1.45%) SSL
8 5 (1.45%) VPN
9 4 (1.16%) FTP
9 4 (1.16%) LDAP
9 4 (1.16%) Wireshark
9 4 (1.16%) Network Security
9 4 (1.16%) tcpdump
9 4 (1.16%) IPsec
10 1 (0.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (17.34%) SQL Server
2 46 (13.29%) MySQL
3 32 (9.25%) Oracle Database
4 29 (8.38%) Relational Database
5 26 (7.51%) RDBMS
6 17 (4.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (4.34%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.89%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.89%) DB2
9 9 (2.60%) Apache Accumulo
10 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.87%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.87%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.29%) Big Data
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 106 (30.64%) JUnit
2 90 (26.01%) Eclipse
3 65 (18.79%) Maven
4 60 (17.34%) Subversion
5 47 (13.58%) Jenkins
6 33 (9.54%) Ant
7 31 (8.96%) JDeveloper
8 24 (6.94%) Oracle Forms
9 20 (5.78%) Git (software)
10 19 (5.49%) Hudson
11 15 (4.34%) Eclipse RCP
12 14 (4.05%) JIRA
13 8 (2.31%) Bugzilla
14 6 (1.73%) NetBeans
14 6 (1.73%) Selenium
14 6 (1.73%) Apache Ivy
14 6 (1.73%) Mercurial
15 4 (1.16%) FitNesse
16 3 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
17 2 (0.58%) JMeter
General
1 67 (19.36%) Finance
2 48 (13.87%) Banking
3 27 (7.80%) Telecoms
4 26 (7.51%) Advertising
5 15 (4.34%) French Language
6 10 (2.89%) Aerospace
7 8 (2.31%) Legal
8 5 (1.45%) Retail
8 5 (1.45%) Marketing
9 3 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 238 (68.79%) Developer
2 174 (50.29%) Java Developer
3 59 (17.05%) Software Engineer
4 49 (14.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 47 (13.58%) Senior Developer
6 39 (11.27%) Senior Java Developer
7 27 (7.80%) Java Software Engineer
8 19 (5.49%) Applications Support
9 18 (5.20%) Middleware Developer
10 16 (4.62%) J2EE Developer
11 15 (4.34%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.47%) Android Developer
13 11 (3.18%) Analyst
14 10 (2.89%) Architect
15 9 (2.60%) Graduate
16 8 (2.31%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
17 6 (1.73%) Support Analyst
17 6 (1.73%) Technical Support
17 6 (1.73%) Applications Developer
18 5 (1.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (54.34%) Spring
2 153 (44.22%) XML
3 138 (39.88%) Hibernate
4 118 (34.10%) HTML
5 89 (25.72%) JSP
6 87 (25.14%) CSS
7 86 (24.86%) Web Services
8 48 (13.87%) SOAP
9 42 (12.14%) Middleware
10 40 (11.56%) JDBC
11 35 (10.12%) Oracle Fusion
12 31 (8.96%) XHTML
13 30 (8.67%) Servlets
14 29 (8.38%) Apache CXF
14 29 (8.38%) GWT
15 28 (8.09%) Spring MVC
16 27 (7.80%) Struts
17 24 (6.94%) JSF
18 23 (6.65%) HTML5
19 22 (6.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.29%) Computer Science
2 36 (10.40%) Open Source
3 25 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (5.49%) Client/Server
5 17 (4.91%) N-Tier
6 15 (4.34%) Inversion of Control
6 15 (4.34%) SWIFT
7 14 (4.05%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.76%) RIA
9 12 (3.47%) Mathematics
10 10 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (2.31%) Blackberry
12 7 (2.02%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.45%) Clustering
14 4 (1.16%) iPhone
15 3 (0.87%) Physics
16 1 (0.29%) Social Network
16 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 109 (31.50%) Linux
2 85 (24.57%) UNIX
3 27 (7.80%) Android
4 18 (5.20%) Windows
5 17 (4.91%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.47%) AIX
7 10 (2.89%) Solaris
8 7 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (23.99%) Software Engineering
3 68 (19.65%) TDD
4 57 (16.47%) Unit Testing
5 54 (15.61%) SOA
6 46 (13.29%) Scrum
7 40 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (10.98%) OO
9 36 (10.40%) ITIL
10 35 (10.12%) MVC
11 32 (9.25%) UML
11 32 (9.25%) Integration Testing
12 23 (6.65%) Android Development
13 19 (5.49%) Web Development
14 18 (5.20%) BDD
14 18 (5.20%) OOD
15 16 (4.62%) Problem Management
16 15 (4.34%) Mentoring
17 14 (4.05%) Kanban
17 14 (4.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 327 (94.51%) Java
2 141 (40.75%) JavaScript
3 133 (38.44%) SQL
4 29 (8.38%) C++
5 27 (7.80%) C#
6 22 (6.36%) C
7 21 (6.07%) PowerShell
8 20 (5.78%) PL/SQL
9 18 (5.20%) PHP
10 12 (3.47%) Objective-C
11 11 (3.18%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.89%) VBA
12 10 (2.89%) Perl
12 10 (2.89%) Delphi
13 8 (2.31%) XQuery
14 7 (2.02%) Pascal
14 7 (2.02%) Python
15 5 (1.45%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.45%) VB
16 4 (1.16%) AWK
Qualifications
1 81 (23.41%) Security Cleared
2 49 (14.16%) Degree
3 46 (13.29%) SC Cleared
4 31 (8.96%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.16%) HND
6 3 (0.87%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.58%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MCSE
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.31%) SLA
2 4 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 27 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.31%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.45%) NFS
5 4 (1.16%) Samba
6 3 (0.87%) Xen
7 1 (0.29%) vSphere
7 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.73%) Tivoli
1 6 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (1.45%) Hyperic
2 5 (1.45%) WSUS
2 5 (1.45%) Netcool
3 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 172 (49.71%) Oracle
2 40 (11.56%) IBM
3 28 (8.09%) VMware
4 24 (6.94%) Google
5 20 (5.78%) Business Objects
6 13 (3.76%) Sybase
7 10 (2.89%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.60%) Cisco
8 9 (2.60%) Microsoft
8 9 (2.60%) Adobe
9 6 (1.73%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.73%) Dell
9 6 (1.73%) McAfee
10 5 (1.45%) NetApp
11 4 (1.16%) webMethods
11 4 (1.16%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.16%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.16%) F5
11 4 (1.16%) Jaspersoft
12 3 (0.87%) BT
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