The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 45 28 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 21 52 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.07% 7.78% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.60% 21.67% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 14
Average salary £37,500 £40,783 £36,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +12.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,313 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
J2EE
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
181 240 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.42% 35.93% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 147 207 207
Average salary £35,000 £35,176 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% +0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

J2EE
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cardiff region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Cardiff

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Cardiff

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 48 (88.89%) Java
2 29 (53.70%) Spring
3 23 (42.59%) Hibernate
4 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (31.48%) Web Services
6 16 (29.63%) HTML
7 15 (27.78%) Oracle
7 15 (27.78%) Scrum
8 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 13 (24.07%) Unit Testing
10 12 (22.22%) Finance
11 11 (20.37%) SQL
11 11 (20.37%) JUnit
11 11 (20.37%) Relational Database
11 11 (20.37%) SDLC
12 10 (18.52%) Perl
12 10 (18.52%) XML
12 10 (18.52%) Banking
12 10 (18.52%) jQuery
12 10 (18.52%) Scala
12 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
13 9 (16.67%) Degree
14 8 (14.81%) Maven
14 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
14 8 (14.81%) OO
14 8 (14.81%) Mojolicious
15 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
15 7 (12.96%) Struts
15 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
16 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Project
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.85%) Big Data
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) JUnit
2 8 (14.81%) Maven
3 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.41%) Ant
5 3 (5.56%) Subversion
5 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.70%) IntelliJ
6 2 (3.70%) TestDirector
6 2 (3.70%) JMeter
6 2 (3.70%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) Gradle
7 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.41%) Billing
5 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 30 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Analyst
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Developer Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Programmer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (12.96%) Programmer
6 7 (12.96%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 6 (11.11%) Head of Development
8 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Java Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Spring
2 23 (42.59%) Hibernate
3 17 (31.48%) Web Services
4 16 (29.63%) HTML
5 10 (18.52%) XML
5 10 (18.52%) jQuery
6 8 (14.81%) Mojolicious
7 7 (12.96%) Struts
8 6 (11.11%) Servlets
8 6 (11.11%) .NET
8 6 (11.11%) HTML5
9 5 (9.26%) Velocity
9 5 (9.26%) Ajax
9 5 (9.26%) Java EE
10 4 (7.41%) Spring MVC
10 4 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (7.41%) REST
10 4 (7.41%) RESTful
11 3 (5.56%) JSF
11 3 (5.56%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.70%) PMI
2 2 (3.70%) AS400
3 1 (1.85%) iPhone
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) Scrum
3 13 (24.07%) Unit Testing
4 11 (20.37%) SDLC
5 8 (14.81%) OO
6 6 (11.11%) MVC
6 6 (11.11%) SOA
6 6 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Web Development
7 5 (9.26%) UML
7 5 (9.26%) Content Management
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.56%) People Management
9 3 (5.56%) Use Case
9 3 (5.56%) Cyber Security
9 3 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 48 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) SQL
4 10 (18.52%) Perl
4 10 (18.52%) Scala
5 6 (11.11%) C++
6 5 (9.26%) Go
7 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.56%) PMP
3 3 (5.56%) ISEB
4 2 (3.70%) CCA
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Guidewire
3 3 (5.56%) BEA
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix