Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 155 137
Rank change year-on-year -14 -18 -14
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 226 251 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.78% 2.03% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 4.78% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 170 186 251
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £33,625 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,125 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,623 5,255 4,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.18% 42.60% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,662 4,607 4,040
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,850 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the North West

J2EE
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in the North West.

Salary trend for J2EE in the North West

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the North West over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the North West

J2EE
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -12 139 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Cheshire +18 77 £50,000 - 3
Merseyside -19 6 £32,500 -23.53% 6
Lancashire +6 3 £53,500 +48.61% 1
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 216 (95.58%) Java
2 148 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (55.75%) Spring
4 113 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 100 (44.25%) Web Services
6 87 (38.50%) TDD
7 81 (35.84%) JavaScript
8 72 (31.86%) SQL
9 69 (30.53%) MVC
10 66 (29.20%) Oracle
11 65 (28.76%) HTML
11 65 (28.76%) BDD
12 59 (26.11%) jQuery
13 53 (23.45%) CSS
14 51 (22.57%) Spring MVC
14 51 (22.57%) SDLC
15 50 (22.12%) AngularJS
15 50 (22.12%) JBoss
16 49 (21.68%) Test Automation
17 48 (21.24%) Relational Database
17 48 (21.24%) SOAP
18 47 (20.80%) Finance
19 46 (20.35%) JSP
20 43 (19.03%) Linux
20 43 (19.03%) Degree
21 42 (18.58%) Software Engineering
22 41 (18.14%) Tomcat
22 41 (18.14%) PHP
22 41 (18.14%) Jenkins
22 41 (18.14%) Git (software)

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (22.12%) JBoss
2 41 (18.14%) Tomcat
3 35 (15.49%) WebSphere
4 23 (10.18%) Apache
5 21 (9.29%) WebLogic
6 17 (7.52%) nginx
7 13 (5.75%) Jetty
7 13 (5.75%) Mule
8 10 (4.42%) Confluence
9 9 (3.98%) Apache Solr
10 7 (3.10%) CMS
11 5 (2.21%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (1.77%) CICS
12 4 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.77%) WebSphere Portal
13 3 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (8.85%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (4.42%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.88%) BASE24
5 1 (0.44%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.29%) HTTP
2 18 (7.96%) SSL
3 16 (7.08%) Internet
4 10 (4.42%) Broadband
5 5 (2.21%) LDAP
6 1 (0.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.24%) Relational Database
2 33 (14.60%) MySQL
3 25 (11.06%) DB2
4 21 (9.29%) NoSQL
5 20 (8.85%) RDBMS
6 19 (8.41%) MongoDB
7 18 (7.96%) Big Data
8 14 (6.19%) SQL Server
9 12 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (5.31%) Redis
10 10 (4.42%) Endeca
11 8 (3.54%) GIS
12 7 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (2.65%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 41 (18.14%) Git (software)
1 41 (18.14%) Jenkins
2 20 (8.85%) JIRA
3 19 (8.41%) Subversion
4 17 (7.52%) Maven
5 14 (6.19%) Gradle
6 13 (5.75%) Hudson
7 12 (5.31%) Bitbucket
7 12 (5.31%) Jasmine
8 11 (4.87%) Eclipse
9 10 (4.42%) JUnit
9 10 (4.42%) Mockito
10 8 (3.54%) Selenium
11 4 (1.77%) ClearCase
12 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.33%) TestNG
13 2 (0.88%) Introscope
13 2 (0.88%) jMock
13 2 (0.88%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 47 (20.80%) Finance
2 37 (16.37%) Advertising
3 34 (15.04%) Banking
4 13 (5.75%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.87%) Law
6 7 (3.10%) Retail
7 2 (0.88%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 175 (77.43%) Developer
2 160 (70.80%) Java Developer
3 51 (22.57%) Senior Developer
4 48 (21.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (9.29%) Java Engineer
6 20 (8.85%) J2EE Developer
6 20 (8.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 14 (6.19%) Big Data Developer
7 14 (6.19%) Java Software Developer
7 14 (6.19%) Lead Developer
7 14 (6.19%) Lead Java Developer
7 14 (6.19%) Software Developer
8 13 (5.75%) Machine Learning Developer
9 12 (5.31%) Technical Leader
10 11 (4.87%) Software Engineer
11 9 (3.98%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (3.98%) Junior
12 8 (3.54%) Architect
12 8 (3.54%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 7 (3.10%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (55.75%) Spring
2 113 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 100 (44.25%) Web Services
4 65 (28.76%) HTML
5 59 (26.11%) jQuery
6 53 (23.45%) CSS
7 51 (22.57%) Spring MVC
8 50 (22.12%) AngularJS
9 48 (21.24%) SOAP
10 46 (20.35%) JSP
11 41 (18.14%) RESTful
12 39 (17.26%) REST
13 36 (15.93%) HTML5
14 31 (13.72%) Ajax
15 30 (13.27%) CSS3
16 29 (12.83%) Servlets
16 29 (12.83%) XML
17 26 (11.50%) EJB
18 25 (11.06%) JSON
19 23 (10.18%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.16%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (13.27%) Computer Science
3 22 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (8.85%) User Experience
5 12 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.31%) RIA
6 7 (3.10%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.65%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.77%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.33%) PMI
9 3 (1.33%) VSAM
10 2 (0.88%) Fintech
10 2 (0.88%) IVR
10 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.88%) Xbox
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.03%) Linux
2 15 (6.64%) Windows
3 11 (4.87%) Unix
4 5 (2.21%) AIX
4 5 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.77%) Android
5 4 (1.77%) Mac OS
5 4 (1.77%) Windows Vista
5 4 (1.77%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (38.50%) TDD
3 69 (30.53%) MVC
4 65 (28.76%) BDD
5 51 (22.57%) SDLC
6 49 (21.68%) Test Automation
7 42 (18.58%) Software Engineering
8 38 (16.81%) Scrum
9 31 (13.72%) E-Commerce
10 29 (12.83%) OO
11 28 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (11.95%) Microservices
13 25 (11.06%) Waterfall
14 24 (10.62%) SOA
15 20 (8.85%) Kanban
16 19 (8.41%) Open Source
17 18 (7.96%) Artificial Intelligence
17 18 (7.96%) Machine Learning
17 18 (7.96%) Risk Management
17 18 (7.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 216 (95.58%) Java
2 81 (35.84%) JavaScript
3 72 (31.86%) SQL
4 41 (18.14%) PHP
5 17 (7.52%) Ruby
6 16 (7.08%) C
7 14 (6.19%) Scala
8 13 (5.75%) Python
9 10 (4.42%) ES6
10 9 (3.98%) Go
11 7 (3.10%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.65%) C#
13 5 (2.21%) C++
14 4 (1.77%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.77%) COBOL
15 3 (1.33%) REXX
15 3 (1.33%) VC++
16 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (19.03%) Degree
2 23 (10.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.87%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.54%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.10%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.65%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.65%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.33%) PMP
8 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.08%) QA
System Software
1 13 (5.75%) Docker
2 5 (2.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.88%) CA Wily
2 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (29.20%) Oracle
2 21 (9.29%) hybris
2 21 (9.29%) SAP
3 20 (8.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.75%) IBM
5 10 (4.42%) BroadVision
6 6 (2.65%) HP
6 6 (2.65%) Sun
7 4 (1.77%) Chordiant
7 4 (1.77%) Fujitsu
7 4 (1.77%) Sybase
8 3 (1.33%) Ab Initio
8 3 (1.33%) Adobe
8 3 (1.33%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (1.33%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.33%) Informatica
9 2 (0.88%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.88%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (0.88%) WorldPay