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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 167 174 164
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 76 56 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 0.92% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.97% 2.09% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 62 49 56
Average salary £46,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.58% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2558 2678 2313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.88% 43.84% 44.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2309 2075
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Bristol +11 34 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Wiltshire -10 12 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Somerset +5 10 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Gloucestershire -5 10 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Devon - 5 £20,000 -
Dorset +3 1 £43,000 -14.00%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 112 (99.12%) Java
2 76 (67.26%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (65.49%) Oracle
4 53 (46.90%) Spring
5 52 (46.02%) Software Engineering
6 47 (41.59%) CSS
6 47 (41.59%) Web Services
7 45 (39.82%) Degree
7 45 (39.82%) TDD
7 45 (39.82%) HTML
8 40 (35.40%) JavaScript
9 38 (33.63%) C++
9 38 (33.63%) SQL
10 37 (32.74%) Scrum
11 35 (30.97%) OO
12 32 (28.32%) J2EE
13 31 (27.43%) Selenium
14 30 (26.55%) JUnit
15 27 (23.89%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
17 25 (22.12%) .NET
17 25 (22.12%) Retail
18 24 (21.24%) Maven
18 24 (21.24%) SOAP
18 24 (21.24%) jQuery
19 23 (20.35%) Hibernate
19 23 (20.35%) Finance
20 21 (18.58%) Linux
20 21 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
21 20 (17.70%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (16.81%) WebLogic
2 12 (10.62%) ArcGIS
3 11 (9.73%) Node.js
4 10 (8.85%) MQSeries
5 8 (7.08%) Mule
5 8 (7.08%) Mule ESB
5 8 (7.08%) Apache
6 7 (6.19%) Tomcat
6 7 (6.19%) JBoss
7 5 (4.42%) ArcSDE
7 5 (4.42%) WebSphere
7 5 (4.42%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (4.42%) nginx
7 5 (4.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (3.54%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.77%) Confluence
9 2 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.77%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) IaaS
2 6 (5.31%) SaaS
3 2 (1.77%) PaaS
3 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) HTTP
2 6 (5.31%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.31%) SSL
3 2 (1.77%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.70%) MySQL
3 15 (13.27%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.73%) Oracle Database
5 10 (8.85%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.96%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
7 6 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.77%) Redis
8 2 (1.77%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 31 (27.43%) Selenium
2 30 (26.55%) JUnit
3 24 (21.24%) Maven
4 16 (14.16%) Jenkins
5 13 (11.50%) Cucumber
5 13 (11.50%) Eclipse
5 13 (11.50%) FitNesse
6 12 (10.62%) JIRA
6 12 (10.62%) NetBeans
6 12 (10.62%) Hudson
7 11 (9.73%) EasyMock
8 10 (8.85%) Mockito
9 9 (7.96%) Spock
9 9 (7.96%) Geb
9 9 (7.96%) FishEye
9 9 (7.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (7.08%) jMock
10 8 (7.08%) Ant
10 8 (7.08%) JMeter
11 4 (3.54%) Subversion
General
1 25 (22.12%) Retail
2 23 (20.35%) Finance
3 13 (11.50%) Telecoms
4 12 (10.62%) Banking
5 7 (6.19%) Back Office
5 7 (6.19%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 64 (56.64%) Developer
2 46 (40.71%) Java Developer
3 33 (29.20%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.50%) Senior Developer
5 12 (10.62%) GIS Developer
5 12 (10.62%) Principal Software Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (10.62%) Principal Engineer
6 11 (9.73%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 11 (9.73%) Trainee Software Engineer
6 11 (9.73%) Trainee
6 11 (9.73%) Graduate
7 7 (6.19%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (5.31%) UI Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Platform Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Trainer
8 6 (5.31%) Tester
9 4 (3.54%) Architect
9 4 (3.54%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (46.90%) Spring
2 47 (41.59%) Web Services
2 47 (41.59%) CSS
3 45 (39.82%) HTML
4 32 (28.32%) J2EE
5 25 (22.12%) .NET
6 24 (21.24%) SOAP
6 24 (21.24%) jQuery
7 23 (20.35%) Hibernate
8 20 (17.70%) XML
8 20 (17.70%) REST
8 20 (17.70%) Apache Camel
9 19 (16.81%) JSF
10 18 (15.93%) JSON
11 17 (15.04%) RESTful
11 17 (15.04%) HTML5
12 16 (14.16%) Apache CXF
13 13 (11.50%) JPA
13 13 (11.50%) JSP
14 12 (10.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Mathematics
2 13 (11.50%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (11.50%) User Experience
3 12 (10.62%) GIS
4 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.58%) Linux
2 11 (9.73%) Windows
3 6 (5.31%) UNIX
4 3 (2.65%) Android
4 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (67.26%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (46.02%) Software Engineering
3 45 (39.82%) TDD
4 37 (32.74%) Scrum
5 35 (30.97%) OO
6 27 (23.89%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (17.70%) BDD
9 18 (15.93%) Mentoring
10 16 (14.16%) Integration Testing
10 16 (14.16%) OOP
11 14 (12.39%) Open Source
12 13 (11.50%) OOD
13 12 (10.62%) Waterfall
14 11 (9.73%) Procedural Programming
14 11 (9.73%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (9.73%) Product Management
14 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
15 10 (8.85%) Risk Management
15 10 (8.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 112 (99.12%) Java
2 40 (35.40%) JavaScript
3 38 (33.63%) SQL
3 38 (33.63%) C++
4 19 (16.81%) C
4 19 (16.81%) C#
5 11 (9.73%) Groovy
6 9 (7.96%) Python
7 8 (7.08%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.19%) Perl
9 5 (4.42%) PHP
10 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.77%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.77%) Ruby
11 2 (1.77%) Clojure
11 2 (1.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (39.82%) Degree
2 14 (12.39%) SC Cleared
2 14 (12.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 74 (65.49%) Oracle
2 13 (11.50%) TIBCO
3 11 (9.73%) ESRI
4 6 (5.31%) VMware
4 6 (5.31%) Mapinfo
5 3 (2.65%) Sybase
6 2 (1.77%) OpenText
7 1 (0.88%) NorthgateArinso
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