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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 129 111
Rank change year-on-year -43 -18  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 103 113 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.53% 2.02% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 5.11% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 84 137
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £34,300 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £46,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -1.07% -  

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 2973 2213 2610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.03% 39.55% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2504 1911 2211
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -54 64 £55,000 +4.76% 13
Cheshire -8 24 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Merseyside +2 13 £25,000 -26.47% 3
Lancashire +2 2 £33,000 -12.58% 2
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 201 (99.01%) Java
2 127 (62.56%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (43.35%) SQL
4 82 (40.39%) JavaScript
5 78 (38.42%) Spring
6 67 (33.00%) Unit Testing
7 64 (31.53%) Hibernate
8 63 (31.03%) HTML
9 57 (28.08%) Oracle
10 56 (27.59%) Web Services
11 55 (27.09%) Continuous Integration
12 54 (26.60%) Software Engineering
13 53 (26.11%) OO
14 51 (25.12%) JSP
15 50 (24.63%) XML
16 44 (21.67%) JUnit
17 42 (20.69%) WebSphere
18 38 (18.72%) SDLC
19 37 (18.23%) C++
20 36 (17.73%) SQL Server
21 35 (17.24%) E-Commerce
22 34 (16.75%) jQuery
23 33 (16.26%) Multithreading
23 33 (16.26%) Scrum
24 32 (15.76%) MVC
24 32 (15.76%) Tomcat
25 31 (15.27%) Waterfall
26 30 (14.78%) CSS
27 29 (14.29%) RESTful
28 28 (13.79%) JSON

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 42 (20.69%) WebSphere
2 32 (15.76%) Tomcat
3 21 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 19 (9.36%) JBoss
5 8 (3.94%) Confluence
6 5 (2.46%) nginx
7 4 (1.97%) CICS
8 3 (1.48%) CMS
8 3 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.99%) Apache
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 7 (3.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) HTTP
2 5 (2.46%) SSL
3 3 (1.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.37%) MySQL
3 15 (7.39%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.40%) DB2
4 13 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.42%) Big Data
6 9 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.43%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.96%) Endeca
7 6 (2.96%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.97%) Hazelcast
8 4 (1.97%) Redis
9 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.49%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (21.67%) JUnit
2 27 (13.30%) Git (software)
3 25 (12.32%) Maven
4 24 (11.82%) JIRA
5 19 (9.36%) Eclipse
6 14 (6.90%) Jenkins
7 12 (5.91%) Subversion
8 11 (5.42%) ClearCase
9 8 (3.94%) Bitbucket
10 7 (3.45%) Gradle
10 7 (3.45%) Jasmine
10 7 (3.45%) Mockito
11 6 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.96%) GoCD
11 6 (2.96%) Hudson
11 6 (2.96%) MSBuild
11 6 (2.96%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.96%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.46%) IntelliJ
General
1 25 (12.32%) Finance
2 21 (10.34%) Banking
3 17 (8.37%) Retail
4 9 (4.43%) Law
5 5 (2.46%) Advertising
6 4 (1.97%) Electronics
6 4 (1.97%) Marketing
6 4 (1.97%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (73.89%) Developer
2 138 (67.98%) Java Developer
3 49 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 48 (23.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (11.82%) J2EE Developer
6 23 (11.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 18 (8.87%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.40%) Software Developer
9 11 (5.42%) Angular Developer
10 10 (4.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 9 (4.43%) Java Engineer
11 9 (4.43%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (3.94%) Technical Leader
13 6 (2.96%) AWS Developer
13 6 (2.96%) AWS Engineer
13 6 (2.96%) AWS Software Engineer
14 5 (2.46%) Junior Developer
14 5 (2.46%) Junior Java Developer
14 5 (2.46%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (38.42%) Spring
2 64 (31.53%) Hibernate
3 63 (31.03%) HTML
4 56 (27.59%) Web Services
5 51 (25.12%) JSP
6 50 (24.63%) XML
7 34 (16.75%) jQuery
8 30 (14.78%) CSS
9 29 (14.29%) RESTful
10 28 (13.79%) AngularJS
10 28 (13.79%) JSON
11 26 (12.81%) SOAP
12 25 (12.32%) Servlets
13 24 (11.82%) JDBC
14 23 (11.33%) EJB
15 20 (9.85%) CSS3
15 20 (9.85%) Spring MVC
15 20 (9.85%) Struts
16 19 (9.36%) HTML5
16 19 (9.36%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Algorithms
2 15 (7.39%) iPad
3 13 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.43%) Mainframe
5 8 (3.94%) User Experience
6 7 (3.45%) PMI
6 7 (3.45%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.46%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.99%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.99%) RIA
10 2 (0.99%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.91%) Linux
2 5 (2.46%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.97%) Android
3 4 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.97%) Unix
4 1 (0.49%) AIX
4 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.49%) Windows
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (62.56%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (33.00%) Unit Testing
3 55 (27.09%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (26.60%) Software Engineering
5 53 (26.11%) OO
6 38 (18.72%) SDLC
7 35 (17.24%) E-Commerce
8 33 (16.26%) Multithreading
8 33 (16.26%) Scrum
9 32 (15.76%) MVC
10 31 (15.27%) Waterfall
11 24 (11.82%) OOD
11 24 (11.82%) TDD
12 23 (11.33%) Concurrent Programming
13 19 (9.36%) Data Management
13 19 (9.36%) Master Data Management
14 16 (7.88%) BDD
15 12 (5.91%) Mentoring
15 12 (5.91%) Service Management
15 12 (5.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 201 (99.01%) Java
2 88 (43.35%) SQL
3 82 (40.39%) JavaScript
4 37 (18.23%) C++
5 16 (7.88%) C#
6 13 (6.40%) Python
7 9 (4.43%) Go
7 9 (4.43%) PHP
8 8 (3.94%) Groovy
8 8 (3.94%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.96%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.96%) Ruby
9 6 (2.96%) Scala
10 4 (1.97%) Assembly Language
10 4 (1.97%) C
10 4 (1.97%) COBOL
11 3 (1.48%) ES6
12 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 19 (9.36%) SC Cleared
1 19 (9.36%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.94%) Degree
3 7 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) Ansible
1 6 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.96%) Puppet
1 6 (2.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (28.08%) Oracle
2 21 (10.34%) IBM
3 14 (6.90%) hybris
4 12 (5.91%) Chordiant
5 8 (3.94%) Google
6 7 (3.45%) SAP
7 5 (2.46%) Teradata
8 4 (1.97%) Cadence
8 4 (1.97%) HP
8 4 (1.97%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.97%) VMware
9 3 (1.48%) BroadVision
9 3 (1.48%) FatWire
9 3 (1.48%) Perforce
10 2 (0.99%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.49%) Sybase
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