The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 54 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 6 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.43% 5.93% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 9.72% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 35 20
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
239 360 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 57.04% 61.02% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 199 350 239
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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 -4 6 £43,750 +25.00%
J2EE
East of England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) Spring
2 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) .NET
4 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
4 10 (38.46%) Waterfall
5 9 (34.62%) JSP
5 9 (34.62%) Servlets
6 8 (30.77%) SOAP
6 8 (30.77%) Struts
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
6 8 (30.77%) UML
6 8 (30.77%) EJB
6 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 8 (30.77%) Degree
6 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 8 (30.77%) JPA
7 7 (26.92%) System Testing
7 7 (26.92%) JSF
7 7 (26.92%) Oracle
7 7 (26.92%) JMS
8 6 (23.08%) User Stories
9 5 (19.23%) Scrum
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) HTML
9 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
1 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Graduate
5 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Spring
1 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 11 (42.31%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) JSP
3 9 (34.62%) Servlets
4 8 (30.77%) SOAP
4 8 (30.77%) Struts
4 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 8 (30.77%) EJB
4 8 (30.77%) JPA
5 7 (26.92%) JSF
5 7 (26.92%) JMS
6 5 (19.23%) CSS
6 5 (19.23%) HTML
7 4 (15.38%) Grails
8 3 (11.54%) Java EE
8 3 (11.54%) jQuery
9 1 (3.85%) REST
9 1 (3.85%) CSS3
9 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (11.54%) Android
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Waterfall
2 8 (30.77%) UML
2 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 7 (26.92%) System Testing
4 6 (23.08%) User Stories
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) DSDM
6 4 (15.38%) RUP
7 2 (7.69%) MVC
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.69%) Android Development
7 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.85%) Business Development
8 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.85%) Service Management
8 1 (3.85%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Content Management
8 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.85%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss