Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 138 117
Rank change year-on-year -44 -21 +2
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 212 292 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.60% 2.34% 2.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.61% 5.60% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 159 204 301
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £70,500 £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 5865 5217 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.38% 41.81% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4547 4440
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 £58,750 £55,000
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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -61 130 £50,000 - 5
Cheshire +7 60 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Merseyside -22 19 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Lancashire +4 3 £53,500 +137.78%
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 199 (93.87%) Java
2 129 (60.85%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (50.00%) Spring
4 100 (47.17%) Hibernate
5 92 (43.40%) JavaScript
5 92 (43.40%) Web Services
6 90 (42.45%) SQL
7 72 (33.96%) HTML
7 72 (33.96%) TDD
8 65 (30.66%) Oracle
9 64 (30.19%) MVC
10 58 (27.36%) jQuery
11 57 (26.89%) CSS
12 56 (26.42%) SDLC
13 54 (25.47%) JSP
14 53 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 51 (24.06%) BDD
16 49 (23.11%) Test Automation
17 48 (22.64%) Linux
18 47 (22.17%) OO
18 47 (22.17%) AngularJS
19 45 (21.23%) Relational Database
19 45 (21.23%) XML
20 43 (20.28%) Spring MVC
20 43 (20.28%) Software Engineering
21 42 (19.81%) HTML5
22 41 (19.34%) RESTful
22 41 (19.34%) Finance
23 40 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
24 39 (18.40%) Degree

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 39 (18.40%) JBoss
2 34 (16.04%) WebSphere
3 29 (13.68%) WebLogic
4 28 (13.21%) Tomcat
5 17 (8.02%) nginx
6 15 (7.08%) Apache
7 9 (4.25%) CICS
7 9 (4.25%) Confluence
8 5 (2.36%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.36%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.89%) Jetty
9 4 (1.89%) Mule
9 4 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.42%) CMS
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 23 (10.85%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.43%) HTTP
2 18 (8.49%) SSL
3 16 (7.55%) Internet
4 7 (3.30%) Broadband
5 3 (1.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.23%) Relational Database
2 30 (14.15%) DB2
2 30 (14.15%) MySQL
3 23 (10.85%) NoSQL
4 20 (9.43%) SQL Server
5 15 (7.08%) RDBMS
6 14 (6.60%) MongoDB
7 11 (5.19%) Redis
8 9 (4.25%) Endeca
9 8 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.83%) Big Data
11 5 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.89%) GIS
13 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.47%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 53 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 32 (15.09%) Jenkins
3 21 (9.91%) JIRA
4 20 (9.43%) Subversion
5 17 (8.02%) JUnit
6 16 (7.55%) Gradle
7 14 (6.60%) Eclipse
7 14 (6.60%) Maven
8 13 (6.13%) ClearCase
9 12 (5.66%) Bitbucket
9 12 (5.66%) Jasmine
10 5 (2.36%) Selenium
11 4 (1.89%) Hudson
12 3 (1.42%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.42%) Mockito
12 3 (1.42%) TestNG
13 2 (0.94%) JProfiler
General
1 41 (19.34%) Finance
2 35 (16.51%) Banking
3 20 (9.43%) Advertising
4 13 (6.13%) Law
5 9 (4.25%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.77%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.83%) Electronics
7 6 (2.83%) Marketing
7 6 (2.83%) Retail
7 6 (2.83%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 157 (74.06%) Developer
2 138 (65.09%) Java Developer
3 44 (20.75%) Senior Developer
4 40 (18.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (9.91%) Java Engineer
6 20 (9.43%) J2EE Developer
7 19 (8.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 18 (8.49%) Software Developer
9 17 (8.02%) Java Software Developer
10 16 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
10 16 (7.55%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.72%) Junior
12 9 (4.25%) Integration Engineer
12 9 (4.25%) Junior Developer
12 9 (4.25%) Junior Java Developer
12 9 (4.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 7 (3.30%) C++ Developer
13 7 (3.30%) J2EE Software Engineer
13 7 (3.30%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
14 6 (2.83%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (50.00%) Spring
2 100 (47.17%) Hibernate
3 92 (43.40%) Web Services
4 72 (33.96%) HTML
5 58 (27.36%) jQuery
6 57 (26.89%) CSS
7 54 (25.47%) JSP
8 47 (22.17%) AngularJS
9 45 (21.23%) XML
10 43 (20.28%) Spring MVC
11 42 (19.81%) HTML5
12 41 (19.34%) RESTful
13 38 (17.92%) CSS3
14 37 (17.45%) SOAP
15 36 (16.98%) Servlets
16 34 (16.04%) EJB
16 34 (16.04%) JSON
17 33 (15.57%) Ajax
18 30 (14.15%) REST
19 22 (10.38%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.74%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.91%) User Experience
3 13 (6.13%) Algorithms
3 13 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.13%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (5.66%) PMI
4 12 (5.66%) RIA
5 11 (5.19%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.89%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.94%) Xbox
8 1 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.47%) iPad
8 1 (0.47%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.64%) Linux
2 13 (6.13%) Windows
3 12 (5.66%) Unix
4 5 (2.36%) Android
5 4 (1.89%) AIX
5 4 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.42%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.42%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (60.85%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (33.96%) TDD
3 64 (30.19%) MVC
4 56 (26.42%) SDLC
5 51 (24.06%) BDD
6 49 (23.11%) Test Automation
7 47 (22.17%) OO
8 43 (20.28%) Software Engineering
9 40 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (18.40%) E-Commerce
11 38 (17.92%) Scrum
11 38 (17.92%) Waterfall
12 23 (10.85%) Service Management
13 22 (10.38%) Microservices
13 22 (10.38%) SOA
14 20 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
14 20 (9.43%) Unit Testing
15 17 (8.02%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (7.08%) Mentoring
17 14 (6.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 199 (93.87%) Java
2 92 (43.40%) JavaScript
3 90 (42.45%) SQL
4 32 (15.09%) PHP
5 19 (8.96%) C
6 18 (8.49%) Python
7 17 (8.02%) Ruby
8 12 (5.66%) C#
9 10 (4.72%) C++
10 9 (4.25%) Assembly Language
10 9 (4.25%) COBOL
10 9 (4.25%) ES6
11 8 (3.77%) Go
12 7 (3.30%) Scala
13 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.42%) VC++
14 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (18.40%) Degree
2 21 (9.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 13 (6.13%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.66%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.30%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.30%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (30.66%) Oracle
2 26 (12.26%) hybris
3 23 (10.85%) SAP
4 19 (8.96%) IBM
5 13 (6.13%) Chordiant
6 10 (4.72%) Microsoft
7 9 (4.25%) BroadVision
8 7 (3.30%) Sun
9 6 (2.83%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.83%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.89%) Perforce
11 3 (1.42%) Google
11 3 (1.42%) Sybase
12 1 (0.47%) Adobe
12 1 (0.47%) Apigee
12 1 (0.47%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.47%) Teradata