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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 84 73 104
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 194 213 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.24% 3.50% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.52% 8.25% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 170 149 99
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
2580 2582 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.14% 42.44% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2200 1942
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -24 79 £50,000 +29.87% 6
Gloucestershire -5 53 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Somerset +15 22 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Wiltshire -5 13 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Dorset -15 13 £40,875 -3.82% 4
Devon +4 12 £40,000 -30.43% 1
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 346 (96.65%) Java
2 214 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (55.31%) Spring
4 159 (44.41%) Oracle
5 140 (39.11%) Software Engineering
6 137 (38.27%) Hibernate
7 136 (37.99%) Scrum
8 123 (34.36%) SQL
9 121 (33.80%) JavaScript
10 118 (32.96%) MySQL
11 107 (29.89%) SQL Server
12 96 (26.82%) JBoss
13 95 (26.54%) XML
14 91 (25.42%) TDD
15 90 (25.14%) Web Services
16 88 (24.58%) Linux
17 87 (24.30%) CSS
17 87 (24.30%) HTML
18 86 (24.02%) UNIX
19 84 (23.46%) JUnit
20 82 (22.91%) C++
21 81 (22.63%) Degree
21 81 (22.63%) Git (software)
22 79 (22.07%) UML
23 75 (20.95%) Tomcat
24 71 (19.83%) Relational Database
25 68 (18.99%) C
26 67 (18.72%) OO
26 67 (18.72%) Eclipse
27 61 (17.04%) Finance

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 96 (26.82%) JBoss
2 75 (20.95%) Tomcat
3 59 (16.48%) WebLogic
4 37 (10.34%) WebSphere
5 30 (8.38%) Node.js
6 28 (7.82%) Apache
7 25 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (5.31%) Apache ServiceMix
9 15 (4.19%) MQSeries
10 13 (3.63%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (2.23%) Mule ESB
11 8 (2.23%) Mule
12 7 (1.96%) Liferay
13 6 (1.68%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.84%) IIS
15 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.56%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
16 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
16 1 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.28%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.47%) SaaS
2 12 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.07%) IaaS
4 5 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.56%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.06%) HTTP
2 27 (7.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.23%) LDAP
4 6 (1.68%) Firewall
5 5 (1.40%) Internet
6 4 (1.12%) IPsec
6 4 (1.12%) Network Security
6 4 (1.12%) NAS
6 4 (1.12%) WebEx
6 4 (1.12%) FTP
6 4 (1.12%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.12%) SSL
6 4 (1.12%) IPv4
6 4 (1.12%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (32.96%) MySQL
2 107 (29.89%) SQL Server
3 71 (19.83%) Relational Database
4 51 (14.25%) RDBMS
5 35 (9.78%) MongoDB
6 20 (5.59%) Oracle Database
6 20 (5.59%) Big Data
7 14 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.96%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.84%) Sybase ASE
13 2 (0.56%) MS Access
13 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.28%) Apache Accumulo
14 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 84 (23.46%) JUnit
2 81 (22.63%) Git (software)
3 67 (18.72%) Eclipse
4 57 (15.92%) Maven
5 44 (12.29%) Subversion
5 44 (12.29%) Ant
6 40 (11.17%) Jenkins
7 29 (8.10%) JIRA
8 20 (5.59%) Eclipse RCP
9 19 (5.31%) ClearCase
10 17 (4.75%) Selenium
11 11 (3.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (3.07%) EasyMock
11 11 (3.07%) FishEye
11 11 (3.07%) Cucumber
11 11 (3.07%) Spock
11 11 (3.07%) Geb
12 10 (2.79%) Mockito
12 10 (2.79%) jMock
13 7 (1.96%) Mercurial
General
1 61 (17.04%) Finance
2 37 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 36 (10.06%) Banking
4 35 (9.78%) Retail
5 19 (5.31%) Military
6 15 (4.19%) Advertising
7 12 (3.35%) Marketing
8 9 (2.51%) French Language
9 8 (2.23%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.68%) Back Office
11 5 (1.40%) Electronics
12 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.28%) Games
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 220 (61.45%) Developer
2 178 (49.72%) Java Developer
3 91 (25.42%) Software Engineer
4 58 (16.20%) Senior Developer
5 54 (15.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 33 (9.22%) Support Engineer
7 32 (8.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 29 (8.10%) Java Software Engineer
8 29 (8.10%) Software Developer
9 27 (7.54%) Applications Support
10 22 (6.15%) Applications Support Engineer
11 19 (5.31%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 14 (3.91%) J2EE Developer
13 13 (3.63%) Senior J2EE Developer
14 11 (3.07%) Architect
15 10 (2.79%) Senior Software Engineer
16 9 (2.51%) Junior
16 9 (2.51%) Java Architect
17 8 (2.23%) Agile Java Developer
18 7 (1.96%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (55.31%) Spring
2 137 (38.27%) Hibernate
3 95 (26.54%) XML
4 90 (25.14%) Web Services
5 87 (24.30%) HTML
5 87 (24.30%) CSS
6 48 (13.41%) JSON
7 46 (12.85%) .NET
7 46 (12.85%) JSP
8 45 (12.57%) SOAP
9 43 (12.01%) jQuery
9 43 (12.01%) Apache Camel
10 40 (11.17%) REST
11 39 (10.89%) Servlets
12 37 (10.34%) Middleware
12 37 (10.34%) HTML5
13 35 (9.78%) Java EE
14 34 (9.50%) JMS
15 33 (9.22%) GWT
16 27 (7.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 35 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.87%) Client/Server
4 20 (5.59%) PKI
4 20 (5.59%) Visualisation
4 20 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.31%) Inversion of Control
5 19 (5.31%) SWIFT
5 19 (5.31%) N-Tier
6 13 (3.63%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.07%) Digital Media
8 10 (2.79%) User Experience
9 5 (1.40%) DTV
10 3 (0.84%) AS400
10 3 (0.84%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.56%) Social Network
11 2 (0.56%) iPhone
11 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.56%) Social Media
11 2 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 88 (24.58%) Linux
2 86 (24.02%) UNIX
3 53 (14.80%) Windows
4 2 (0.56%) Android
5 1 (0.28%) AIX
5 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (39.11%) Software Engineering
3 136 (37.99%) Scrum
4 91 (25.42%) TDD
5 79 (22.07%) UML
6 67 (18.72%) OO
7 57 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (11.73%) Unit Testing
9 39 (10.89%) BDD
10 38 (10.61%) OOP
11 35 (9.78%) Configuration Management
11 35 (9.78%) MVC
11 35 (9.78%) SDLC
12 33 (9.22%) Open Source
13 32 (8.94%) E-Commerce
14 28 (7.82%) OOD
15 27 (7.54%) DevOps
16 26 (7.26%) SOA
16 26 (7.26%) Waterfall
17 25 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 346 (96.65%) Java
2 123 (34.36%) SQL
3 121 (33.80%) JavaScript
4 82 (22.91%) C++
5 68 (18.99%) C
6 60 (16.76%) C#
7 33 (9.22%) Perl
8 32 (8.94%) Python
9 27 (7.54%) Ruby
10 25 (6.98%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.63%) AspectJ
12 12 (3.35%) Groovy
13 8 (2.23%) XPath
14 5 (1.40%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.12%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.12%) PHP
15 4 (1.12%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.84%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.84%) sed
16 3 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 81 (22.63%) Degree
2 51 (14.25%) Security Cleared
3 40 (11.17%) DV Cleared
4 35 (9.78%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.12%) HND
6 3 (0.84%) PhD
6 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.51%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (5.59%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.12%) Samba
4 1 (0.28%) Docker
4 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 159 (44.41%) Oracle
2 51 (14.25%) VMware
3 32 (8.94%) Google
4 29 (8.10%) Sybase
5 28 (7.82%) Microsoft
6 21 (5.87%) IBM
7 15 (4.19%) BEA
8 14 (3.91%) TIBCO
9 9 (2.51%) hybris
10 5 (1.40%) SAP
11 4 (1.12%) NetApp
12 3 (0.84%) BT
13 2 (0.56%) BancTec
13 2 (0.56%) Capita
13 2 (0.56%) Compuware
13 2 (0.56%) Facebook
13 2 (0.56%) Twitter
14 1 (0.28%) MuleSoft
14 1 (0.28%) WorldPay
14 1 (0.28%) webMethods
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