The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE 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 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 63 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 21 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.49% 1.93% 3.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.73% 5.45% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 27
Average salary £43,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
J2EE
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
312 312 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.92% 35.45% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 281 297 321
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

J2EE
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Southampton region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Southampton

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Southampton

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) Spring
3 13 (40.63%) JSP
4 10 (31.25%) TDD
4 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
5 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
5 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 9 (28.13%) Spring Integration
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 5 (15.63%) MySQL
9 5 (15.63%) Marketing
9 5 (15.63%) Retail
9 5 (15.63%) Analytics
9 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) Open Source
10 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 4 (12.50%) JSF
10 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
10 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) SOA
11 3 (9.38%) EJB
11 3 (9.38%) C
11 3 (9.38%) Web Development

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MySQL
General
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 11 (34.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Software Development Manager
6 5 (15.63%) Development Manager
6 5 (15.63%) Software Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Graduate
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Spring
2 13 (40.63%) JSP
3 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
3 9 (28.13%) Spring Integration
4 4 (12.50%) JSF
4 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (9.38%) EJB
6 2 (6.25%) GWT
7 1 (3.13%) .NET
7 1 (3.13%) SOAP
7 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Digital Media
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) TDD
2 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) Analytics
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) C
3 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.13%) webMethods