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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 51 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 17 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.74% 2.58% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.81% 5.84% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 17
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -11.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,501 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
193 257 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.13% 44.16% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 167 226 111
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,550 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 September 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Cardiff

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 50 (98.04%) Java
2 37 (72.55%) Hibernate
2 37 (72.55%) Spring
3 35 (68.63%) Unit Testing
4 29 (56.86%) XML
5 28 (54.90%) HTML
6 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (49.02%) Scrum
8 24 (47.06%) Web Services
9 19 (37.25%) Banking
10 18 (35.29%) Telecoms
10 18 (35.29%) Eclipse
11 17 (33.33%) OO
11 17 (33.33%) Maven
12 16 (31.37%) Degree
12 16 (31.37%) IBM
13 15 (29.41%) SOAP
13 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
13 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
13 15 (29.41%) JSF
13 15 (29.41%) Open Source
14 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
14 14 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (27.45%) SQL
15 13 (25.49%) Subversion
16 12 (23.53%) Pair Programming
16 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
16 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (23.53%) CSS
17 11 (21.57%) Tomcat

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 11 (21.57%) Tomcat
2 9 (17.65%) FileNet
2 9 (17.65%) LiveCycle
2 9 (17.65%) Confluence
3 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
4 7 (13.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
3 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 9 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Eclipse
2 17 (33.33%) Maven
3 13 (25.49%) Subversion
4 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 9 (17.65%) JIRA
5 9 (17.65%) Hudson
6 5 (9.80%) Ant
7 4 (7.84%) JUnit
7 4 (7.84%) JMeter
8 3 (5.88%) NetBeans
8 3 (5.88%) Rational Application Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Selenium
9 1 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
General
1 19 (37.25%) Banking
2 18 (35.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.73%) Billing
4 6 (11.76%) Finance
5 3 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
1 34 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 21 (41.18%) Analyst
3 17 (33.33%) Programmer
4 12 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (19.61%) Senior Programmer
6 10 (19.61%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 10 (19.61%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
7 8 (15.69%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (13.73%) Developer Analyst
8 7 (13.73%) Consultant
8 7 (13.73%) Java Consultant
8 7 (13.73%) Java Programmer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (72.55%) Hibernate
1 37 (72.55%) Spring
2 29 (56.86%) XML
3 28 (54.90%) HTML
4 24 (47.06%) Web Services
5 15 (29.41%) SOAP
5 15 (29.41%) JSF
6 12 (23.53%) CSS
7 10 (19.61%) Java EE
8 9 (17.65%) XSLT
8 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (13.73%) Struts
10 5 (9.80%) JSP
10 5 (9.80%) JSON
10 5 (9.80%) HTML5
10 5 (9.80%) REST
11 4 (7.84%) JPA
11 4 (7.84%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (7.84%) Ajax
12 3 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Open Source
2 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Unit Testing
2 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (49.02%) Scrum
4 17 (33.33%) OO
5 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 14 (27.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (23.53%) Pair Programming
8 10 (19.61%) Release Management
8 10 (19.61%) DevOps
8 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
8 10 (19.61%) TDD
8 10 (19.61%) RUP
9 9 (17.65%) DSDM
9 9 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (17.65%) OOD
9 9 (17.65%) SOA
9 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 6 (11.76%) OOP
11 4 (7.84%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) Java
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) Groovy
4 9 (17.65%) Scala
4 9 (17.65%) Clojure
5 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) IBM
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) Adobe
3 9 (17.65%) Twitter
4 7 (13.73%) Guidewire
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