The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 149 153 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -32
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 77 67 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.33% 1.25% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 2.70% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71 61 81
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2513 2478 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.32% 46.05% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2216 2258 2159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +24 30 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bristol -16 16 £38,750 +8.69% 1
Somerset -17 16 £35,000 -6.66%
Devon - 14 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire +10 1 £30,000 +7.14% 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Java
2 141 (81.50%) SQL
3 126 (72.83%) Spring
4 119 (68.79%) Selenium
5 110 (63.58%) Eclipse
6 95 (54.91%) OO
7 90 (52.02%) JUnit
8 89 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
9 78 (45.09%) FitNesse
10 77 (44.51%) Scrum
11 73 (42.20%) TDD
11 73 (42.20%) Software Engineering
12 67 (38.73%) EJB
12 67 (38.73%) OOD
13 66 (38.15%) Oracle
13 66 (38.15%) JPA
14 64 (36.99%) Web Services
15 63 (36.42%) OOP
16 60 (34.68%) Maven
16 60 (34.68%) Retail
17 59 (34.10%) JSF
17 59 (34.10%) Mathematics
17 59 (34.10%) Product Management
17 59 (34.10%) hybris
18 50 (28.90%) Jenkins
19 49 (28.32%) EJB 3.0
20 48 (27.75%) Hudson
20 48 (27.75%) Ant
21 45 (26.01%) Subversion
21 45 (26.01%) NetBeans

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (5.20%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.05%) GlassFish
3 6 (3.47%) Apache
3 6 (3.47%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.89%) Mule
4 5 (2.89%) Confluence
5 4 (2.31%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) AWD
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) HTTP
2 2 (1.16%) SSL
2 2 (1.16%) Intranet
2 2 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.62%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.47%) RDBMS
2 6 (3.47%) Big Data
3 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.31%) MySQL
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.58%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 119 (68.79%) Selenium
2 110 (63.58%) Eclipse
3 90 (52.02%) JUnit
4 78 (45.09%) FitNesse
5 60 (34.68%) Maven
6 50 (28.90%) Jenkins
7 48 (27.75%) Hudson
7 48 (27.75%) Ant
8 45 (26.01%) Subversion
8 45 (26.01%) NetBeans
9 41 (23.70%) JMeter
10 8 (4.62%) Cucumber
11 7 (4.05%) FindBugs
11 7 (4.05%) Mockito
11 7 (4.05%) EasyMock
11 7 (4.05%) Checkstyle
12 5 (2.89%) Artifactory
12 5 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (2.89%) jMock
12 5 (2.89%) IntelliJ
General
1 60 (34.68%) Retail
2 8 (4.62%) Finance
3 2 (1.16%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.16%) Back Office
4 1 (0.58%) Banking
4 1 (0.58%) Advertising
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (56.07%) Developer
1 97 (56.07%) Java Developer
2 66 (38.15%) Software Engineer
3 35 (20.23%) Senior Developer
3 35 (20.23%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (10.98%) Graduate
5 17 (9.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 16 (9.25%) Junior
6 16 (9.25%) Junior Developer
6 16 (9.25%) Junior Java Developer
7 15 (8.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) Web Developer
8 8 (4.62%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (2.89%) Analyst
9 5 (2.89%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.31%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (2.31%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.31%) Senior Test Engineer
10 4 (2.31%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.31%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (72.83%) Spring
2 67 (38.73%) EJB
3 66 (38.15%) JPA
4 64 (36.99%) Web Services
5 59 (34.10%) JSF
6 49 (28.32%) EJB 3.0
7 38 (21.97%) HTML
8 27 (15.61%) jQuery
9 24 (13.87%) XML
10 23 (13.29%) CSS
11 18 (10.40%) Hibernate
11 18 (10.40%) HTML5
12 17 (9.83%) .NET
12 17 (9.83%) J2EE
13 16 (9.25%) Servlets
14 15 (8.67%) Ajax
14 15 (8.67%) JSP
15 10 (5.78%) Struts
16 9 (5.20%) RESTful
16 9 (5.20%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 59 (34.10%) Mathematics
2 11 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.78%) Open Source
4 8 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.16%) Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.16%) DataPower
7 1 (0.58%) Machine Learning
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.78%) Linux
2 7 (4.05%) UNIX
3 3 (1.73%) Android
3 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (54.91%) OO
2 89 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (44.51%) Scrum
4 73 (42.20%) TDD
4 73 (42.20%) Software Engineering
5 67 (38.73%) OOD
6 63 (36.42%) OOP
7 59 (34.10%) Product Management
8 44 (25.43%) Performance Testing
8 44 (25.43%) Unit Testing
9 10 (5.78%) Web Development
10 9 (5.20%) MVC
11 8 (4.62%) Validation
11 8 (4.62%) BDD
11 8 (4.62%) ATDD
12 7 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.05%) UML
12 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce
13 5 (2.89%) Kanban
13 5 (2.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (100.00%) Java
2 141 (81.50%) SQL
3 31 (17.92%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.36%) C++
4 11 (6.36%) C
5 7 (4.05%) Ruby
5 7 (4.05%) Perl
5 7 (4.05%) Python
6 6 (3.47%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.89%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.31%) C#
9 3 (1.73%) XQuery
9 3 (1.73%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.58%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) Jython
Qualifications
1 28 (16.18%) Degree
2 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) WAI
Vendors
1 66 (38.15%) Oracle
2 59 (34.10%) hybris
3 9 (5.20%) JBoss
4 5 (2.89%) Google
5 4 (2.31%) BEA
5 4 (2.31%) Trapeze
6 2 (1.16%) IBM
6 2 (1.16%) Kony
7 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago