The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 214 157 155
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 33 79 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 1.36% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 3.14% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 74 61
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Java EE
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%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java EE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Java EE Salary Trend in the South West

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Java EE Salary Histogram in the South West

Java EE
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 Java EE 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
Somerset 0 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Bristol -4 8 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Devon -14 7 £20,000 -46.66% 1
Dorset - 5 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £62,500 -
Wiltshire -25 2 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
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 Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 54 (98.18%) Java
2 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (58.18%) HTML
4 28 (50.91%) CSS
5 27 (49.09%) Spring
6 26 (47.27%) .NET
6 26 (47.27%) OO
7 24 (43.64%) Oracle
8 23 (41.82%) C++
8 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
9 22 (40.00%) Scrum
10 21 (38.18%) TDD
10 21 (38.18%) Degree
10 21 (38.18%) C#
10 21 (38.18%) HTML5
11 20 (36.36%) SQL
12 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
13 17 (30.91%) Web Services
14 16 (29.09%) JUnit
15 15 (27.27%) Apache CXF
15 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
16 13 (23.64%) XML
17 12 (21.82%) J2EE
17 12 (21.82%) MySQL
17 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
17 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
18 11 (20.00%) FitNesse
18 11 (20.00%) Python
18 11 (20.00%) Mathematics
19 10 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis

Java EE
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 Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.27%) JBoss
3 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.45%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.64%) Mule
4 2 (3.64%) Mule ESB
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.82%) ArcSDE
5 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) nginx
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) Node.js
5 1 (1.82%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Project
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) JUnit
2 11 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 10 (18.18%) Selenium
4 9 (16.36%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.91%) JIRA
6 5 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (7.27%) JDeveloper
7 4 (7.27%) Maven
8 3 (5.45%) Ant
8 3 (5.45%) Gradle
9 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.64%) Mockito
9 2 (3.64%) Hudson
9 2 (3.64%) Subversion
9 2 (3.64%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.82%) Checkstyle
10 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (18.18%) Retail
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Advertising
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Software Engineer
3 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Graduate
4 10 (18.18%) Trainee Software Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Trainee
4 10 (18.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Tester
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Tester
7 3 (5.45%) GIS Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Java Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Software Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Trainer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) HTML
2 28 (50.91%) CSS
3 27 (49.09%) Spring
4 26 (47.27%) .NET
5 21 (38.18%) HTML5
6 17 (30.91%) Web Services
7 15 (27.27%) Apache CXF
8 13 (23.64%) XML
9 12 (21.82%) J2EE
10 10 (18.18%) Apache Camel
11 9 (16.36%) JSF
12 8 (14.55%) jQuery
12 8 (14.55%) Hibernate
13 7 (12.73%) CSS3
13 7 (12.73%) Ajax
14 5 (9.09%) GWT
14 5 (9.09%) Backbone.js
14 5 (9.09%) LESS
15 4 (7.27%) Gherkin
15 4 (7.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (14.55%) Open Source
3 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.45%) GIS
5 2 (3.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) PMI
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (47.27%) OO
3 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
4 22 (40.00%) Scrum
5 21 (38.18%) TDD
6 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 10 (18.18%) Procedural Programming
7 10 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
7 10 (18.18%) OOD
7 10 (18.18%) OOP
7 10 (18.18%) Product Management
7 10 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 10 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.09%) Manual Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Release Management
9 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.09%) BDD
9 5 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 54 (98.18%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) C++
3 21 (38.18%) C#
4 20 (36.36%) SQL
5 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.00%) Python
7 5 (9.09%) C
8 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
9 1 (1.82%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) Sybase
2 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
2 3 (5.45%) ESRI
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Sun
4 1 (1.82%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
South West
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 8 days ago