Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 141 133
Rank change year-on-year -34 -8 -35
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 211 248 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.60% 2.15% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 5.58% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 167 203 256
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £33,050 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5862 4447 5365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.41% 38.53% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4932 3833 4513
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017. 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 -69 131 £52,500 +5.00% 17
Cheshire +6 52 £47,500 - 3
Merseyside +9 26 £25,000 -33.33% 2
Lancashire -8 2 £33,000 -13.73% 1
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 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.

1 203 (96.21%) Java
2 127 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (47.87%) SQL
4 88 (41.71%) JavaScript
5 82 (38.86%) Spring
6 70 (33.18%) HTML
7 69 (32.70%) Hibernate
8 64 (30.33%) Web Services
9 63 (29.86%) Oracle
10 62 (29.38%) OO
10 62 (29.38%) Unit Testing
11 51 (24.17%) XML
12 50 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (23.70%) Software Engineering
13 49 (23.22%) JSP
14 46 (21.80%) jQuery
15 42 (19.91%) JUnit
15 42 (19.91%) SDLC
16 41 (19.43%) MVC
16 41 (19.43%) WebSphere
17 40 (18.96%) CSS
18 37 (17.54%) TDD
18 37 (17.54%) Git (software)
19 34 (16.11%) Waterfall
19 34 (16.11%) JSON
19 34 (16.11%) SOAP
19 34 (16.11%) E-Commerce
20 33 (15.64%) Tomcat
20 33 (15.64%) AngularJS
21 32 (15.17%) SQL Server

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 41 (19.43%) WebSphere
2 33 (15.64%) Tomcat
3 24 (11.37%) JBoss
4 23 (10.90%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.74%) Confluence
6 9 (4.27%) nginx
7 6 (2.84%) CICS
8 5 (2.37%) Apache
9 3 (1.42%) CMS
9 3 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 9 (4.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.27%) SSL
2 8 (3.79%) HTTP
3 6 (2.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.85%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.00%) MySQL
4 14 (6.64%) MongoDB
4 14 (6.64%) RDBMS
5 13 (6.16%) DB2
5 13 (6.16%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.69%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.74%) Big Data
8 8 (3.79%) Endeca
9 5 (2.37%) Redis
10 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.95%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.47%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.47%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 42 (19.91%) JUnit
2 37 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 29 (13.74%) JIRA
4 21 (9.95%) Eclipse
4 21 (9.95%) Maven
5 16 (7.58%) Jenkins
6 12 (5.69%) Subversion
7 11 (5.21%) ClearCase
8 8 (3.79%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.79%) Gradle
9 7 (3.32%) Jasmine
9 7 (3.32%) Mockito
10 5 (2.37%) IntelliJ
10 5 (2.37%) JMeter
10 5 (2.37%) jMock
10 5 (2.37%) Selenium
11 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
13 2 (0.95%) JProfiler
13 2 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (11.85%) Finance
2 21 (9.95%) Banking
3 16 (7.58%) Retail
4 9 (4.27%) Law
5 6 (2.84%) Marketing
5 6 (2.84%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.37%) Advertising
7 4 (1.90%) Electronics
8 2 (0.95%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 152 (72.04%) Developer
2 138 (65.40%) Java Developer
3 47 (22.27%) Senior Developer
4 46 (21.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (10.90%) J2EE Developer
6 22 (10.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 14 (6.64%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.16%) Java Engineer
9 12 (5.69%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.21%) Angular Developer
10 11 (5.21%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (4.74%) Java Software Developer
12 8 (3.79%) Junior
12 8 (3.79%) Junior Developer
12 8 (3.79%) Junior Java Developer
13 7 (3.32%) Architect
14 6 (2.84%) Integration Engineer
14 6 (2.84%) J2EE Software Engineer
14 6 (2.84%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
14 6 (2.84%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (38.86%) Spring
2 70 (33.18%) HTML
3 69 (32.70%) Hibernate
4 64 (30.33%) Web Services
5 51 (24.17%) XML
6 49 (23.22%) JSP
7 46 (21.80%) jQuery
8 40 (18.96%) CSS
9 34 (16.11%) JSON
9 34 (16.11%) SOAP
10 33 (15.64%) AngularJS
11 31 (14.69%) RESTful
12 28 (13.27%) HTML5
12 28 (13.27%) JDBC
13 26 (12.32%) CSS3
14 24 (11.37%) EJB
14 24 (11.37%) Servlets
14 24 (11.37%) Spring MVC
15 22 (10.43%) Ajax
16 19 (9.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.43%) Algorithms
2 13 (6.16%) iPad
3 11 (5.21%) User Experience
4 10 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (4.27%) Mainframe
5 9 (4.27%) PMI
6 7 (3.32%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.84%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.95%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.95%) RIA
10 2 (0.95%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.80%) Linux
2 9 (4.27%) Unix
3 7 (3.32%) Windows
4 6 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.37%) Android
6 2 (0.95%) AIX
6 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (29.38%) OO
2 62 (29.38%) Unit Testing
3 50 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (23.70%) Software Engineering
4 42 (19.91%) SDLC
5 41 (19.43%) MVC
6 37 (17.54%) TDD
7 34 (16.11%) E-Commerce
7 34 (16.11%) Waterfall
8 32 (15.17%) Multithreading
9 29 (13.74%) Scrum
10 25 (11.85%) BDD
11 24 (11.37%) OOD
12 22 (10.43%) Data Management
12 22 (10.43%) Master Data Management
13 19 (9.00%) Concurrent Programming
13 19 (9.00%) Test Automation
14 15 (7.11%) Mentoring
15 14 (6.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 203 (96.21%) Java
2 101 (47.87%) SQL
3 88 (41.71%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.17%) C++
5 14 (6.64%) C#
6 13 (6.16%) PHP
6 13 (6.16%) Python
7 12 (5.69%) C
8 9 (4.27%) Ruby
9 7 (3.32%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.84%) Assembly Language
10 6 (2.84%) COBOL
10 6 (2.84%) Go
11 5 (2.37%) ES6
12 4 (1.90%) Groovy
12 4 (1.90%) Scala
13 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (12.32%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.43%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.58%) Degree
4 9 (4.27%) PMI Certification
5 7 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.42%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) Ansible
1 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.95%) Puppet
1 2 (0.95%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (29.86%) Oracle
2 24 (11.37%) IBM
3 17 (8.06%) hybris
4 12 (5.69%) Chordiant
5 9 (4.27%) SAP
6 5 (2.37%) BroadVision
6 5 (2.37%) Perforce
7 4 (1.90%) Cadence
7 4 (1.90%) Google
7 4 (1.90%) HP
8 3 (1.42%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.42%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.42%) FatWire
8 3 (1.42%) Sun
8 3 (1.42%) Teradata
9 2 (0.95%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.95%) VMware
10 1 (0.47%) Sybase
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