The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 55 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 5 31 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.10% 5.56% 7.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 11.40% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 47
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
J2EE
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
252 272 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 55.26% 48.75% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 210 262 305
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

J2EE
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Suffolk

J2EE
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Ipswich -11 3 £52,500 +28.04%
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
3 6 (46.15%) EJB
3 6 (46.15%) Struts
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) JSP
5 4 (30.77%) Servlets
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Apache
5 4 (30.77%) JPA
6 3 (23.08%) System Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) UML
6 3 (23.08%) JMS
6 3 (23.08%) JSF
6 3 (23.08%) Maven
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Back Office
7 2 (15.38%) JMeter

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) CMS
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) EJB
2 6 (46.15%) Struts
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) JSP
4 4 (30.77%) Servlets
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) JSF
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Java EE
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) Swing
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 3 (23.08%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP