The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 73 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -19
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 60 68 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.07% 4.30% 6.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.37% 9.14% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 134
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
J2EE
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
814 744 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.66% 47.06% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 702 661 826
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

J2EE
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Cheshire

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Cheshire

J2EE
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +2 16 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Chester -8 12 £32,500 -23.52%
Warrington -34 1 £37,500 +8.69%
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 68 (98.55%) Java
2 39 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (55.07%) Finance
4 37 (53.62%) DB2
5 30 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (43.48%) Banking
5 30 (43.48%) UML
6 29 (42.03%) Oracle
7 27 (39.13%) Waterfall
7 27 (39.13%) CICS
7 27 (39.13%) Mainframe
8 25 (36.23%) COBOL
8 25 (36.23%) Risk Analysis
9 24 (34.78%) XML
10 20 (28.99%) IBM
11 17 (24.64%) SQL
12 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
12 16 (23.19%) JDBC
12 16 (23.19%) WebSphere
13 15 (21.74%) Spring
13 15 (21.74%) UNIX
13 15 (21.74%) Web Services
14 14 (20.29%) C#
15 13 (18.84%) HTML
15 13 (18.84%) JUnit
16 12 (17.39%) MySQL
16 12 (17.39%) Linux
17 11 (15.94%) TDD
17 11 (15.94%) JIRA
18 10 (14.49%) RESTful

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 27 (39.13%) CICS
2 16 (23.19%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.59%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
6 2 (2.90%) Apache
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.45%) Liferay
7 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.45%) Route 53
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) HTTP
2 6 (8.70%) Internet
3 2 (2.90%) LDAP
4 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (53.62%) DB2
2 12 (17.39%) MySQL
3 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
4 9 (13.04%) Informix
5 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.45%) Redis
7 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.45%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) JUnit
2 11 (15.94%) JIRA
3 8 (11.59%) Selenium
3 8 (11.59%) Mockito
3 8 (11.59%) Cucumber
3 8 (11.59%) Introscope
3 8 (11.59%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.25%) Ant
4 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.45%) Gradle
6 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 30 (43.48%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Retail
4 3 (4.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Architect
2 28 (40.58%) Designer
3 27 (39.13%) Developer
4 17 (24.64%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (24.64%) Java Developer
5 15 (21.74%) Applications Architect
6 13 (18.84%) Solutions Designer
7 12 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (14.49%) Applications Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Integration Architect
10 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Integration Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Systems Architect
11 3 (4.35%) Systems Integration Architect
11 3 (4.35%) Systems Integration Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Systems Designer
11 3 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
12 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
12 2 (2.90%) WebLogic Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.78%) XML
2 16 (23.19%) JDBC
3 15 (21.74%) Web Services
3 15 (21.74%) Spring
4 13 (18.84%) HTML
5 10 (14.49%) JSP
5 10 (14.49%) XSD
5 10 (14.49%) XSLT
5 10 (14.49%) RESTful
6 9 (13.04%) XSL
6 9 (13.04%) .NET
6 9 (13.04%) CSS
6 9 (13.04%) JSON
7 8 (11.59%) JAX-RS
7 8 (11.59%) SOAP
7 8 (11.59%) WSDL
7 8 (11.59%) JAX-RPC
7 8 (11.59%) PowerMock
8 7 (10.14%) Servlets
9 6 (8.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.13%) Mainframe
2 9 (13.04%) N-Tier
3 8 (11.59%) Open Source
4 2 (2.90%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.90%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.45%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) UNIX
2 12 (17.39%) Linux
3 10 (14.49%) AIX
4 1 (1.45%) VMS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (43.48%) UML
3 27 (39.13%) Waterfall
4 25 (36.23%) Risk Analysis
5 11 (15.94%) TDD
6 10 (14.49%) E-Commerce
6 10 (14.49%) Quality Management
6 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.25%) MVC
10 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.90%) BDD
11 2 (2.90%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.90%) ITIL
11 2 (2.90%) Change Management
11 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.90%) Scrum
12 1 (1.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (98.55%) Java
2 25 (36.23%) COBOL
3 17 (24.64%) SQL
4 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
5 14 (20.29%) C#
6 10 (14.49%) Shell Script
7 7 (10.14%) Korn
8 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.35%) sed
9 3 (4.35%) AWK
10 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.90%) Perl
10 2 (2.90%) Python
11 1 (1.45%) C++
11 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Oracle
2 20 (28.99%) IBM
3 8 (11.59%) Compuware
3 8 (11.59%) HP
3 8 (11.59%) Perforce
4 3 (4.35%) JBoss
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.45%) Sybase
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