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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 170 159 134
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 56 56 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 1.07% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.10% 2.43% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 72
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2663 2309 2302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.61% 44.08% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2296 2075 2080
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 £46,500
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Somerset -27 19 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Wiltshire +15 17 £32,500 - 2
Bristol -21 9 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £60,000 - 1
Dorset -4 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (78.91%) SQL
3 82 (64.06%) Spring
4 70 (54.69%) Oracle
5 68 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (50.78%) Selenium
7 59 (46.09%) JPA
8 57 (44.53%) OO
9 54 (42.19%) Web Services
10 51 (39.84%) Eclipse
11 49 (38.28%) Maven
12 48 (37.50%) Jenkins
13 47 (36.72%) JUnit
14 44 (34.38%) EJB
14 44 (34.38%) JSF
14 44 (34.38%) Scrum
15 41 (32.03%) Ant
15 41 (32.03%) Hudson
15 41 (32.03%) EJB 3.0
16 39 (30.47%) NetBeans
16 39 (30.47%) JMeter
17 38 (29.69%) Subversion
18 36 (28.13%) Performance Testing
18 36 (28.13%) Unit Testing
19 33 (25.78%) Software Engineering
20 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
21 28 (21.88%) CSS
21 28 (21.88%) FitNesse
22 26 (20.31%) HTML
23 25 (19.53%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (6.25%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (2.34%) GlassFish
2 3 (2.34%) Mule
2 3 (2.34%) Confluence
3 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) HTTP
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.47%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.91%) DB2
4 5 (3.91%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.91%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.78%) MySQL
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 65 (50.78%) Selenium
2 51 (39.84%) Eclipse
3 49 (38.28%) Maven
4 48 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 47 (36.72%) JUnit
6 41 (32.03%) Ant
6 41 (32.03%) Hudson
7 39 (30.47%) JMeter
7 39 (30.47%) NetBeans
8 38 (29.69%) Subversion
9 28 (21.88%) FitNesse
10 8 (6.25%) Cucumber
11 5 (3.91%) Mockito
12 4 (3.13%) EasyMock
12 4 (3.13%) Checkstyle
12 4 (3.13%) FindBugs
13 3 (2.34%) JIRA
13 3 (2.34%) IntelliJ
13 3 (2.34%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (13.28%) Retail
2 3 (2.34%) Back Office
2 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.56%) Finance
3 2 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 92 (71.88%) Developer
2 86 (67.19%) Java Developer
3 42 (32.81%) Senior Developer
3 42 (32.81%) Senior Java Developer
4 22 (17.19%) Software Engineer
5 13 (10.16%) Software Developer
6 11 (8.59%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) Junior Developer
7 10 (7.81%) Junior Java Developer
7 10 (7.81%) Junior
8 7 (5.47%) Graduate
8 7 (5.47%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) Test Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.13%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (64.06%) Spring
2 59 (46.09%) JPA
3 54 (42.19%) Web Services
4 44 (34.38%) EJB
4 44 (34.38%) JSF
5 41 (32.03%) EJB 3.0
6 28 (21.88%) CSS
7 26 (20.31%) HTML
8 22 (17.19%) HTML5
9 19 (14.84%) jQuery
10 15 (11.72%) J2EE
11 14 (10.94%) RESTful
11 14 (10.94%) Backbone.js
12 11 (8.59%) JSP
13 9 (7.03%) CSS3
14 8 (6.25%) .NET
15 6 (4.69%) Servlets
15 6 (4.69%) Hibernate
16 5 (3.91%) Flash
16 5 (3.91%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Mathematics
2 12 (9.38%) Open Source
3 7 (5.47%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) PMI
5 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.47%) UNIX
2 4 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Android
3 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.53%) OO
3 44 (34.38%) Scrum
4 36 (28.13%) Performance Testing
4 36 (28.13%) Unit Testing
5 33 (25.78%) Software Engineering
6 25 (19.53%) TDD
7 16 (12.50%) OOP
7 16 (12.50%) OOD
8 15 (11.72%) Product Management
9 13 (10.16%) BDD
10 7 (5.47%) Test Automation
10 7 (5.47%) Pair Programming
10 7 (5.47%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.13%) Validation
12 4 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.13%) ATDD
12 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (78.91%) SQL
3 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.91%) Ruby
5 5 (3.91%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.91%) Perl
5 5 (3.91%) Python
6 4 (3.13%) C
7 2 (1.56%) C++
7 2 (1.56%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 25 (19.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) WAI
Vendors
1 70 (54.69%) Oracle
2 15 (11.72%) hybris
3 9 (7.03%) JBoss
4 1 (0.78%) IBM
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.78%) SAP
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago