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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 204 139 175
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +36
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 34 81 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 1.48% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 3.45% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 76 48
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £36,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,250 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +1.82%
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
2636 2348 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 42.84% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2391 2101 2305
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 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +2 10 £40,000 +15.94%
Bristol -8 8 £47,500 +13.09% 1
Devon -13 7 £20,000 -46.66% 1
Dorset -23 4 £32,500 - 2
Wiltshire -26 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Gloucestershire - 2 £62,500 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 62 (98.41%) Java
2 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (58.73%) HTML
4 33 (52.38%) Spring
5 30 (47.62%) CSS
6 29 (46.03%) OO
7 28 (44.44%) .NET
7 28 (44.44%) Oracle
8 25 (39.68%) SQL
8 25 (39.68%) TDD
8 25 (39.68%) HTML5
9 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
10 23 (36.51%) C#
10 23 (36.51%) C++
11 22 (34.92%) JUnit
11 22 (34.92%) Scrum
11 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
12 20 (31.75%) Mentoring
13 19 (30.16%) Web Services
14 18 (28.57%) Degree
15 15 (23.81%) XML
16 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
16 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
16 14 (22.22%) Apache CXF
17 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
18 12 (19.05%) J2EE
18 12 (19.05%) Python
18 12 (19.05%) Eclipse
18 12 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
18 12 (19.05%) Software Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.17%) Mule
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.59%) Confluence
4 1 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Project
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) MySQL
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) JUnit
2 12 (19.05%) Eclipse
3 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
4 10 (15.87%) FitNesse
5 9 (14.29%) JIRA
5 9 (14.29%) Selenium
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 6 (9.52%) JDeveloper
9 5 (7.94%) Maven
10 4 (6.35%) Ant
11 3 (4.76%) Gradle
11 3 (4.76%) Subversion
12 2 (3.17%) IntelliJ
12 2 (3.17%) Hudson
12 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
12 2 (3.17%) Mockito
13 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.59%) FindBugs
13 1 (1.59%) EasyMock
General
1 9 (14.29%) Retail
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Developer
2 24 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 22 (34.92%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Graduate
4 9 (14.29%) Trainee Software Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Trainee
4 9 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Tester
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Tester
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Java Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Software Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) Software Programmer
10 2 (3.17%) Software Project Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (58.73%) HTML
2 33 (52.38%) Spring
3 30 (47.62%) CSS
4 28 (44.44%) .NET
5 25 (39.68%) HTML5
6 19 (30.16%) Web Services
7 15 (23.81%) XML
8 14 (22.22%) Apache CXF
9 12 (19.05%) J2EE
10 10 (15.87%) Hibernate
11 9 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
11 9 (14.29%) JSF
11 9 (14.29%) jQuery
11 9 (14.29%) Apache Camel
12 7 (11.11%) Ajax
13 6 (9.52%) CSS3
13 6 (9.52%) Gherkin
14 5 (7.94%) LESS
14 5 (7.94%) Backbone.js
14 5 (7.94%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.94%) Open Source
2 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.76%) PMI
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.03%) OO
3 25 (39.68%) TDD
4 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
4 22 (34.92%) Scrum
5 20 (31.75%) Mentoring
6 12 (19.05%) Critical Success Factor
6 12 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (19.05%) Software Architecture
7 9 (14.29%) Procedural Programming
7 9 (14.29%) Product Management
7 9 (14.29%) OOP
7 9 (14.29%) OOD
8 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.70%) Waterfall
8 8 (12.70%) BDD
9 7 (11.11%) Project Management
10 5 (7.94%) CRM
10 5 (7.94%) Manual Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) Java
2 25 (39.68%) SQL
3 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 23 (36.51%) C#
4 23 (36.51%) C++
5 12 (19.05%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.35%) C
8 1 (1.59%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Degree
2 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) Sybase
2 3 (4.76%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) Sun
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago