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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 212 127 185
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +58
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 31 100 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 1.88% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 4.36% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 93 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -4.65%
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
2572 2295 2432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.12% 43.05% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2061 2207
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -5 11 £38,750 +10.71% 4
Devon -20 7 £20,000 -46.66% 1
Bristol -21 5 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Dorset -23 3 £32,500 -
Wiltshire -26 3 £60,000 +84.61%
Gloucestershire -6 1 £62,500 +140.38% 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 71 (95.95%) Java
2 44 (59.46%) HTML
3 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (55.41%) Spring
5 37 (50.00%) CSS
6 33 (44.59%) OO
6 33 (44.59%) .NET
7 31 (41.89%) JavaScript
7 31 (41.89%) SQL
8 29 (39.19%) TDD
8 29 (39.19%) HTML5
8 29 (39.19%) Mentoring
9 28 (37.84%) C#
10 27 (36.49%) C++
10 27 (36.49%) JUnit
10 27 (36.49%) Web Services
10 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
11 26 (35.14%) Oracle
12 21 (28.38%) XML
13 20 (27.03%) Eclipse
14 19 (25.68%) J2EE
14 19 (25.68%) Degree
14 19 (25.68%) Scrum
14 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
14 19 (25.68%) DV Cleared
14 19 (25.68%) Security Cleared
15 18 (24.32%) Software Architecture
15 18 (24.32%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (24.32%) Python
16 15 (20.27%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 14 (18.92%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.41%) JBoss
3 3 (4.05%) Joomla!
3 3 (4.05%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.35%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.35%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Project
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) MySQL
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) JUnit
2 20 (27.03%) Eclipse
3 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.22%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (14.86%) JIRA
6 9 (12.16%) JDeveloper
6 9 (12.16%) Cucumber
7 8 (10.81%) Selenium
7 8 (10.81%) FitNesse
8 6 (8.11%) Subversion
9 5 (6.76%) Maven
10 3 (4.05%) Ant
10 3 (4.05%) Gradle
11 2 (2.70%) Hudson
11 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
12 1 (1.35%) Mockito
12 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
12 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Developer
2 33 (44.59%) Java Developer
3 27 (36.49%) Software Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Graduate
5 8 (10.81%) Trainee Software Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Trainee
5 8 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Software Programmer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Software Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (59.46%) HTML
2 41 (55.41%) Spring
3 37 (50.00%) CSS
4 33 (44.59%) .NET
5 29 (39.19%) HTML5
6 27 (36.49%) Web Services
7 21 (28.38%) XML
8 19 (25.68%) J2EE
9 15 (20.27%) Hibernate
10 13 (17.57%) Oracle ADF
11 9 (12.16%) Apache CXF
11 9 (12.16%) Ajax
11 9 (12.16%) Gherkin
12 8 (10.81%) Apache Camel
12 8 (10.81%) JSF
13 7 (9.46%) Spring MVC
13 7 (9.46%) jQuery
13 7 (9.46%) JSP
14 6 (8.11%) Servlets
14 6 (8.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.11%) Open Source
3 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.05%) RIA
4 3 (4.05%) PMI
5 2 (2.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Android
2 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (44.59%) OO
3 29 (39.19%) TDD
3 29 (39.19%) Mentoring
4 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
5 19 (25.68%) Scrum
6 18 (24.32%) Requirements Analysis
6 18 (24.32%) Software Architecture
7 11 (14.86%) BDD
8 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
9 9 (12.16%) MVC
10 8 (10.81%) OOP
10 8 (10.81%) OOD
10 8 (10.81%) Product Management
10 8 (10.81%) Procedural Programming
11 7 (9.46%) Project Management
12 5 (6.76%) CRM
13 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (4.05%) Web Development
14 3 (4.05%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (95.95%) Java
2 31 (41.89%) JavaScript
2 31 (41.89%) SQL
3 28 (37.84%) C#
4 27 (36.49%) C++
5 18 (24.32%) Python
6 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.05%) C
8 2 (2.70%) Delphi
8 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Degree
1 19 (25.68%) SC Cleared
1 19 (25.68%) DV Cleared
1 19 (25.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Oracle
2 3 (4.05%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) Sun
4 1 (1.35%) Sybase
4 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £85k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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