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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 73 100 66
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -34
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 213 114 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.43% 2.24% 3.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.08% 5.16% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 153 96 178
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £24,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
2636 2208 2139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.49% 43.32% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2246 1950 1950
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
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +28 98 £38,500 +10.00% 5
Gloucestershire +17 43 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Dorset -7 32 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Wiltshire +3 14 £45,000 +42.85% 3
Somerset -23 11 £45,000 +20.80% 2
Devon -12 4 £48,750 -2.50%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 356 (95.96%) Java
2 210 (56.60%) Spring
3 175 (47.17%) SQL
4 157 (42.32%) Oracle
5 142 (38.27%) XML
6 138 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (33.69%) Software Engineering
8 119 (32.08%) Hibernate
9 111 (29.92%) WebLogic
10 99 (26.68%) C++
11 91 (24.53%) JBoss
12 83 (22.37%) Linux
13 82 (22.10%) JUnit
14 81 (21.83%) Finance
15 80 (21.56%) HTML
16 78 (21.02%) Security Cleared
17 76 (20.49%) JavaScript
18 75 (20.22%) Eclipse
19 74 (19.95%) Unit Testing
20 71 (19.14%) C
21 70 (18.87%) Scrum
21 70 (18.87%) TDD
22 68 (18.33%) Computer Science
23 65 (17.52%) UML
23 65 (17.52%) OO
23 65 (17.52%) Degree
24 64 (17.25%) Web Services
25 63 (16.98%) SQL Server
25 63 (16.98%) Web Development
26 61 (16.44%) JSP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (29.92%) WebLogic
2 50 (13.48%) WebSphere
3 31 (8.36%) Apache
4 22 (5.93%) Apache ServiceMix
5 19 (5.12%) Tomcat
6 17 (4.58%) Oracle Service Bus
6 17 (4.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (2.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.08%) Magnolia
8 4 (1.08%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.81%) CMS
10 2 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.27%) IIS
11 1 (0.27%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 4 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (13.21%) HTTP
2 28 (7.55%) Network Security
3 20 (5.39%) SAN
3 20 (5.39%) DHCP
4 15 (4.04%) Internet
5 14 (3.77%) SSL
6 13 (3.50%) IPv4
7 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.27%) DNS
7 1 (0.27%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 49 (13.21%) Relational Database
3 47 (12.67%) RDBMS
3 47 (12.67%) MySQL
4 36 (9.70%) Oracle Database
5 19 (5.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (4.31%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.04%) Hadoop
8 13 (3.50%) Big Data
9 9 (2.43%) DB2
10 8 (2.16%) Apache Accumulo
11 5 (1.35%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.81%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 82 (22.10%) JUnit
2 75 (20.22%) Eclipse
3 37 (9.97%) Ant
4 33 (8.89%) Eclipse RCP
5 32 (8.63%) Maven
6 14 (3.77%) Git (software)
7 13 (3.50%) Jenkins
8 11 (2.96%) Hudson
8 11 (2.96%) Subversion
9 10 (2.70%) JDeveloper
10 8 (2.16%) Selenium
11 7 (1.89%) NetBeans
12 4 (1.08%) JMeter
12 4 (1.08%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.81%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.81%) Mockito
13 3 (0.81%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.54%) Rational Application Developer
14 2 (0.54%) FitNesse
General
1 81 (21.83%) Finance
2 41 (11.05%) Banking
3 33 (8.89%) French Language
4 16 (4.31%) Marketing
5 12 (3.23%) Advertising
6 9 (2.43%) Electronics
7 6 (1.62%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.35%) Retail
9 4 (1.08%) Legal
10 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 227 (61.19%) Developer
2 153 (41.24%) Java Developer
3 63 (16.98%) Senior Developer
4 55 (14.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 48 (12.94%) Software Engineer
6 33 (8.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 24 (6.47%) Java Software Engineer
8 18 (4.85%) Software Developer
9 17 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (3.77%) Graduate
10 14 (3.77%) Development Engineer
11 13 (3.50%) Middleware Developer
11 13 (3.50%) Java Team Leader
11 13 (3.50%) Analyst
11 13 (3.50%) Applications Support
11 13 (3.50%) Team Leader
12 11 (2.96%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (2.96%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (2.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (56.60%) Spring
2 142 (38.27%) XML
3 119 (32.08%) Hibernate
4 80 (21.56%) HTML
5 64 (17.25%) Web Services
6 61 (16.44%) JSP
7 51 (13.75%) EJB
7 51 (13.75%) CSS
8 48 (12.94%) GWT
9 43 (11.59%) Servlets
10 42 (11.32%) XSLT
11 35 (9.43%) JMS
12 34 (9.16%) Middleware
13 33 (8.89%) WebSphere MQ
14 28 (7.55%) Qt
15 25 (6.74%) HTML5
16 24 (6.47%) OSGi
17 23 (6.20%) Oracle Fusion
18 21 (5.66%) JSF
19 20 (5.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 52 (14.02%) Mobile App
3 43 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (10.24%) Client/Server
5 35 (9.43%) N-Tier
6 33 (8.89%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (8.89%) SWIFT
7 29 (7.82%) iPhone
8 10 (2.70%) GIS
9 9 (2.43%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.43%) Open Source
10 6 (1.62%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.08%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.27%) Clustering
13 1 (0.27%) Physics
13 1 (0.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 83 (22.37%) Linux
2 60 (16.17%) UNIX
3 48 (12.94%) Android
4 36 (9.70%) Windows
5 19 (5.12%) HPUX
5 19 (5.12%) Solaris
6 12 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.43%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (33.69%) Software Engineering
3 74 (19.95%) Unit Testing
4 70 (18.87%) TDD
4 70 (18.87%) Scrum
5 65 (17.52%) UML
5 65 (17.52%) OO
6 63 (16.98%) Web Development
7 61 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (12.40%) Android Development
9 38 (10.24%) iOS Development
10 33 (8.89%) SOA
11 31 (8.36%) Cyber Security
12 28 (7.55%) Information Assurance
13 26 (7.01%) Software Architecture
14 20 (5.39%) OOD
14 20 (5.39%) ITIL
15 19 (5.12%) Workflow
16 18 (4.85%) Problem Management
17 17 (4.58%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 356 (95.96%) Java
2 175 (47.17%) SQL
3 99 (26.68%) C++
4 76 (20.49%) JavaScript
5 71 (19.14%) C
6 51 (13.75%) C#
7 24 (6.47%) PL/SQL
7 24 (6.47%) Perl
8 20 (5.39%) Shell Script
9 12 (3.23%) PHP
10 11 (2.96%) VB
11 7 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.89%) Korn
12 6 (1.62%) Ruby
12 6 (1.62%) Python
12 6 (1.62%) XQuery
13 4 (1.08%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.81%) AWK
14 3 (0.81%) sed
15 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 78 (21.02%) Security Cleared
2 65 (17.52%) Degree
3 38 (10.24%) DV Cleared
4 21 (5.66%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.81%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.81%) PhD
5 3 (0.81%) ISEB
5 3 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.27%) MCP
6 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.08%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (5.12%) vSphere
2 19 (5.12%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.27%) Xen
3 1 (0.27%) NFS
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.12%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.35%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Netcool
4 1 (0.27%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 157 (42.32%) Oracle
2 91 (24.53%) JBoss
3 53 (14.29%) VMware
4 46 (12.40%) IBM
5 42 (11.32%) Google
6 28 (7.55%) BT
7 20 (5.39%) Cisco
8 19 (5.12%) HP
8 19 (5.12%) Citrix
8 19 (5.12%) Symantec
8 19 (5.12%) NetApp
8 19 (5.12%) Veritas
8 19 (5.12%) Brocade
9 18 (4.85%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.70%) TIBCO
11 9 (2.43%) Sybase
12 4 (1.08%) Jaspersoft
13 3 (0.81%) webMethods
14 2 (0.54%) Microsoft
15 1 (0.27%) BEA
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