Period
to 22 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 22 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 157 136
Rank change year-on-year -20 -21 -13
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 226 244 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.78% 2.01% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 4.71% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 169 181 243
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £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 5,618 5,177 4,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.33% 42.58% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,661 4,539 4,046
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 £25,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,550 £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 22 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 22 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 -14 141 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Cheshire +21 75 £51,250 -2.38% 4
Merseyside -23 6 £32,500 -23.53% 6
Lancashire +6 3 £53,500 +48.61%
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 22 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
2 150 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (55.75%) Spring
4 112 (49.56%) Hibernate
5 100 (44.25%) Web Services
6 89 (39.38%) TDD
7 82 (36.28%) JavaScript
8 71 (31.42%) SQL
9 70 (30.97%) MVC
10 66 (29.20%) BDD
11 65 (28.76%) Oracle
12 64 (28.32%) HTML
13 58 (25.66%) jQuery
14 52 (23.01%) CSS
14 52 (23.01%) Spring MVC
15 51 (22.57%) AngularJS
16 49 (21.68%) Test Automation
16 49 (21.68%) SDLC
16 49 (21.68%) JBoss
17 48 (21.24%) SOAP
17 48 (21.24%) Relational Database
18 47 (20.80%) JSP
19 46 (20.35%) Finance
20 44 (19.47%) Software Engineering
20 44 (19.47%) Degree
21 43 (19.03%) PHP
21 43 (19.03%) Linux
22 42 (18.58%) RESTful
23 40 (17.70%) Git (software)
23 40 (17.70%) Jenkins

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 49 (21.68%) JBoss
2 40 (17.70%) Tomcat
3 35 (15.49%) WebSphere
4 23 (10.18%) Apache
5 20 (8.85%) WebLogic
6 18 (7.96%) nginx
7 13 (5.75%) Jetty
7 13 (5.75%) Mule
8 10 (4.42%) Apache Solr
9 9 (3.98%) Confluence
10 7 (3.10%) CMS
11 5 (2.21%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (1.77%) CICS
12 4 (1.77%) WebSphere Portal
13 3 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
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 19 (8.41%) 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
5 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.73%) HTTP
2 19 (8.41%) SSL
3 15 (6.64%) Internet
4 10 (4.42%) Broadband
5 1 (0.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.24%) Relational Database
2 36 (15.93%) MySQL
3 25 (11.06%) DB2
4 22 (9.73%) NoSQL
5 20 (8.85%) RDBMS
6 19 (8.41%) MongoDB
7 18 (7.96%) Big Data
8 14 (6.19%) SQL Server
9 13 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (5.75%) Redis
10 9 (3.98%) Endeca
11 8 (3.54%) GIS
12 6 (2.65%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (17.70%) Git (software)
1 40 (17.70%) Jenkins
2 19 (8.41%) JIRA
2 19 (8.41%) Subversion
3 17 (7.52%) Maven
4 13 (5.75%) Gradle
4 13 (5.75%) Hudson
5 12 (5.31%) Bitbucket
5 12 (5.31%) Jasmine
6 11 (4.87%) Eclipse
6 11 (4.87%) Mockito
7 10 (4.42%) JUnit
8 8 (3.54%) Selenium
9 4 (1.77%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.33%) TestNG
11 2 (0.88%) Introscope
11 2 (0.88%) JMeter
11 2 (0.88%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 46 (20.35%) Finance
2 37 (16.37%) Advertising
3 35 (15.49%) Banking
4 13 (5.75%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.87%) Law
6 9 (3.98%) 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
1 177 (78.32%) Developer
2 161 (71.24%) Java Developer
3 53 (23.45%) Senior Developer
4 49 (21.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (8.85%) J2EE Developer
5 20 (8.85%) Java Engineer
5 20 (8.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 14 (6.19%) Big Data Developer
6 14 (6.19%) Java Software Developer
6 14 (6.19%) Lead Developer
6 14 (6.19%) Lead Java Developer
6 14 (6.19%) Software Developer
7 13 (5.75%) Machine Learning Developer
8 12 (5.31%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.31%) Technical Leader
9 10 (4.42%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (3.98%) Junior
11 8 (3.54%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 7 (3.10%) Junior Developer
12 7 (3.10%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (55.75%) Spring
2 112 (49.56%) Hibernate
3 100 (44.25%) Web Services
4 64 (28.32%) HTML
5 58 (25.66%) jQuery
6 52 (23.01%) CSS
6 52 (23.01%) Spring MVC
7 51 (22.57%) AngularJS
8 48 (21.24%) SOAP
9 47 (20.80%) JSP
10 42 (18.58%) RESTful
11 38 (16.81%) REST
12 36 (15.93%) HTML5
13 32 (14.16%) Ajax
14 30 (13.27%) CSS3
14 30 (13.27%) Servlets
14 30 (13.27%) XML
15 27 (11.95%) EJB
16 26 (11.50%) JSON
17 24 (10.62%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.60%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (13.72%) 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
6 7 (3.10%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.33%) PMI
8 3 (1.33%) VSAM
9 2 (0.88%) Fintech
9 2 (0.88%) IVR
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.88%) Xbox
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.03%) Linux
2 15 (6.64%) Windows
3 10 (4.42%) 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
1 150 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (39.38%) TDD
3 70 (30.97%) MVC
4 66 (29.20%) BDD
5 49 (21.68%) SDLC
5 49 (21.68%) Test Automation
6 44 (19.47%) Software Engineering
7 40 (17.70%) Scrum
8 31 (13.72%) E-Commerce
9 29 (12.83%) OO
10 28 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (12.39%) Microservices
11 25 (11.06%) SOA
11 25 (11.06%) Waterfall
12 21 (9.29%) Kanban
13 20 (8.85%) Open Source
14 18 (7.96%) Machine Learning
14 18 (7.96%) Responsive Web Design
14 18 (7.96%) Risk Management
14 18 (7.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 216 (95.58%) Java
2 82 (36.28%) JavaScript
3 71 (31.42%) SQL
4 43 (19.03%) PHP
5 18 (7.96%) Ruby
6 17 (7.52%) C
7 15 (6.64%) Scala
8 14 (6.19%) Python
9 10 (4.42%) Go
10 9 (3.98%) ES6
11 6 (2.65%) C#
11 6 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.21%) C++
13 4 (1.77%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.77%) COBOL
14 3 (1.33%) REXX
14 3 (1.33%) VC++
15 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (19.47%) Degree
2 24 (10.62%) 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 17 (7.52%) 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 65 (28.76%) Oracle
2 20 (8.85%) hybris
2 20 (8.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.85%) SAP
3 13 (5.75%) IBM
4 9 (3.98%) BroadVision
5 6 (2.65%) HP
5 6 (2.65%) Sun
6 4 (1.77%) Chordiant
6 4 (1.77%) Fujitsu
6 4 (1.77%) Sybase
7 3 (1.33%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.33%) Adobe
7 3 (1.33%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (1.33%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.33%) Informatica
8 2 (0.88%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.88%) Facebook
8 2 (0.88%) WorldPay