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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 188 167 159
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 56 43 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.91% 0.85% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 1.92% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 52
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,003 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -2.29%
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
2574 2234 2154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.69% 44.11% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2223 2005 1941
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -4 21 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Wiltshire +5 17 £32,500 -3.70%
Bristol -29 10 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 4 £44,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 109 (97.32%) Java
2 78 (69.64%) SQL
3 69 (61.61%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (54.46%) Spring
4 61 (54.46%) Oracle
5 41 (36.61%) CSS
5 41 (36.61%) Web Services
5 41 (36.61%) JPA
6 39 (34.82%) JavaScript
7 37 (33.04%) JUnit
8 36 (32.14%) HTML
9 31 (27.68%) HTML5
10 28 (25.00%) Selenium
11 27 (24.11%) Degree
11 27 (24.11%) OO
11 27 (24.11%) Jenkins
12 26 (23.21%) Maven
12 26 (23.21%) Scrum
13 24 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 23 (20.54%) JSF
15 22 (19.64%) J2EE
16 21 (18.75%) jQuery
17 20 (17.86%) Eclipse
18 19 (16.96%) Ant
18 19 (16.96%) EJB
18 19 (16.96%) Subversion
18 19 (16.96%) EJB 3.0
18 19 (16.96%) Hudson
19 18 (16.07%) Relational Database
20 17 (15.18%) Backbone.js

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (6.25%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (3.57%) Joomla!
2 4 (3.57%) Alfresco
3 3 (2.68%) Apache
3 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.79%) Mule
4 2 (1.79%) Confluence
4 2 (1.79%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.89%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.46%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.46%) DB2
5 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (33.04%) JUnit
2 28 (25.00%) Selenium
3 27 (24.11%) Jenkins
4 26 (23.21%) Maven
5 20 (17.86%) Eclipse
6 19 (16.96%) Ant
6 19 (16.96%) Subversion
6 19 (16.96%) Hudson
7 17 (15.18%) JMeter
7 17 (15.18%) NetBeans
8 11 (9.82%) FitNesse
9 9 (8.04%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.57%) JIRA
11 3 (2.68%) Mockito
12 2 (1.79%) Checkstyle
12 2 (1.79%) EasyMock
12 2 (1.79%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.79%) JDeveloper
12 2 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (2.68%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Back Office
2 2 (1.79%) Advertising
2 2 (1.79%) Banking
2 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
3 1 (0.89%) Marketing
3 1 (0.89%) Electronics
3 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (75.89%) Developer
2 76 (67.86%) Java Developer
3 25 (22.32%) Senior Java Developer
3 25 (22.32%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.39%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.93%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Graduate
9 4 (3.57%) Junior
9 4 (3.57%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.57%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) Junior Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (54.46%) Spring
2 41 (36.61%) JPA
2 41 (36.61%) CSS
2 41 (36.61%) Web Services
3 36 (32.14%) HTML
4 31 (27.68%) HTML5
5 23 (20.54%) JSF
6 22 (19.64%) J2EE
7 21 (18.75%) jQuery
8 19 (16.96%) EJB 3.0
8 19 (16.96%) EJB
9 17 (15.18%) Backbone.js
10 16 (14.29%) RESTful
11 15 (13.39%) JSP
12 13 (11.61%) CSS3
13 10 (8.93%) Hibernate
14 7 (6.25%) XML
14 7 (6.25%) SOAP
14 7 (6.25%) .NET
15 6 (5.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Open Source
2 10 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.57%) RIA
4 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) PMI
5 1 (0.89%) DTV
5 1 (0.89%) GIS
5 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.61%) UNIX
2 8 (7.14%) Linux
3 5 (4.46%) Android
3 5 (4.46%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (61.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.11%) OO
3 26 (23.21%) Scrum
4 24 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 13 (11.61%) Performance Testing
5 13 (11.61%) Unit Testing
6 12 (10.71%) BDD
6 12 (10.71%) TDD
7 10 (8.93%) Pair Programming
7 10 (8.93%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.25%) MVC
8 7 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.46%) Software Architecture
9 5 (4.46%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.57%) Test Planning
11 3 (2.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 109 (97.32%) Java
2 78 (69.64%) SQL
3 39 (34.82%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.04%) Python
4 9 (8.04%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.36%) C++
6 5 (4.46%) C#
7 4 (3.57%) Perl
7 4 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.57%) Ruby
8 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.68%) VBA
8 3 (2.68%) Delphi
9 2 (1.79%) C
9 2 (1.79%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 27 (24.11%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) DV Cleared
2 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) QA
Vendors
1 61 (54.46%) Oracle
2 11 (9.82%) JBoss
3 3 (2.68%) IBM
3 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.89%) SAP
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