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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 177 170 150
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 58 44 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 0.87% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 2.01% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55 43 61
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,225 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
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
2566 2190 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.11% 43.25% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 1940 1943
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 21 £35,000 +7.22%
Wiltshire +6 18 £32,500 - 1
Bristol -32 6 £40,000 - 1
Dorset -3 4 £44,000 +17.33%
Gloucestershire - 2 £60,000 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 113 (99.12%) Java
2 85 (74.56%) SQL
3 66 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (57.89%) Oracle
4 65 (57.02%) Spring
5 47 (41.23%) JPA
6 44 (38.60%) Web Services
7 41 (35.96%) Selenium
8 37 (32.46%) JUnit
9 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
9 36 (31.58%) OO
10 35 (30.70%) Maven
11 34 (29.82%) Jenkins
12 33 (28.95%) Scrum
13 32 (28.07%) JSF
13 32 (28.07%) CSS
14 28 (24.56%) Eclipse
14 28 (24.56%) HTML
14 28 (24.56%) Ant
14 28 (24.56%) EJB
14 28 (24.56%) Hudson
14 28 (24.56%) EJB 3.0
15 26 (22.81%) HTML5
15 26 (22.81%) Subversion
15 26 (22.81%) NetBeans
15 26 (22.81%) JMeter
16 25 (21.93%) Degree
17 23 (20.18%) Software Engineering
18 22 (19.30%) Performance Testing
18 22 (19.30%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (6.14%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.75%) Confluence
3 2 (1.75%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.75%) Mule
3 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.14%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.39%) DB2
4 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.39%) Big Data
5 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (35.96%) Selenium
2 37 (32.46%) JUnit
3 35 (30.70%) Maven
4 34 (29.82%) Jenkins
5 28 (24.56%) Eclipse
5 28 (24.56%) Ant
5 28 (24.56%) Hudson
6 26 (22.81%) Subversion
6 26 (22.81%) NetBeans
6 26 (22.81%) JMeter
7 15 (13.16%) FitNesse
8 7 (6.14%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.63%) Mockito
10 2 (1.75%) EasyMock
10 2 (1.75%) FindBugs
10 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.75%) Checkstyle
10 2 (1.75%) JIRA
10 2 (1.75%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (3.51%) Retail
2 2 (1.75%) Back Office
2 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.75%) Finance
2 2 (1.75%) Advertising
2 2 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Electronics
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (77.19%) Developer
2 79 (69.30%) Java Developer
3 31 (27.19%) Senior Developer
3 31 (27.19%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (14.04%) Software Developer
5 8 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Junior
6 7 (6.14%) Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Junior Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Junior Java Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Graduate
8 5 (4.39%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (57.02%) Spring
2 47 (41.23%) JPA
3 44 (38.60%) Web Services
4 32 (28.07%) JSF
4 32 (28.07%) CSS
5 28 (24.56%) HTML
5 28 (24.56%) EJB
5 28 (24.56%) EJB 3.0
6 26 (22.81%) HTML5
7 21 (18.42%) jQuery
8 17 (14.91%) Backbone.js
8 17 (14.91%) J2EE
9 16 (14.04%) RESTful
10 12 (10.53%) CSS3
10 12 (10.53%) JSP
11 6 (5.26%) Hibernate
12 5 (4.39%) Flash
12 5 (4.39%) .NET
12 5 (4.39%) Ajax
12 5 (4.39%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Open Source
2 10 (8.77%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.75%) PMI
5 1 (0.88%) GIS
5 1 (0.88%) DTV
5 1 (0.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.65%) UNIX
2 6 (5.26%) Linux
3 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.75%) Android
4 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.58%) OO
3 33 (28.95%) Scrum
4 23 (20.18%) Software Engineering
5 22 (19.30%) Performance Testing
5 22 (19.30%) Unit Testing
6 12 (10.53%) TDD
7 10 (8.77%) Pair Programming
7 10 (8.77%) BDD
7 10 (8.77%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (6.14%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.39%) OOP
9 5 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.51%) OOD
10 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.63%) Project Management
11 3 (2.63%) MVC
11 3 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 113 (99.12%) Java
2 85 (74.56%) SQL
3 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.02%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.39%) Python
5 5 (4.39%) Perl
5 5 (4.39%) Ruby
5 5 (4.39%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.75%) ECMAScript
6 2 (1.75%) C
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Delphi
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) QA
Vendors
1 66 (57.89%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) JBoss
3 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.63%) IBM
3 3 (2.63%) hybris
4 1 (0.88%) SAP
4 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
South West
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago