The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 83 64 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -30
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 36 52 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.02% 3.01% 6.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.50% 6.68% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 134
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,875
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
800 778 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.94% 44.97% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 689 677 972
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
North West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +6 10 £57,500 +64.28%
Chester -5 7 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Warrington -22 3 £37,500 +7.14%
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 51 (98.08%) Java
2 26 (50.00%) Finance
3 23 (44.23%) Oracle
4 18 (34.62%) UML
5 17 (32.69%) DB2
5 17 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (28.85%) Banking
6 15 (28.85%) SQL
6 15 (28.85%) Waterfall
7 14 (26.92%) WebSphere
7 14 (26.92%) XML
8 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 13 (25.00%) COBOL
8 13 (25.00%) Spring
8 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 13 (25.00%) CICS
8 13 (25.00%) Mainframe
8 13 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (23.08%) Web Services
10 11 (21.15%) IBM
11 9 (17.31%) TDD
11 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
11 9 (17.31%) JUnit
11 9 (17.31%) JDBC
11 9 (17.31%) SOAP
11 9 (17.31%) HTML
12 8 (15.38%) C#
12 8 (15.38%) UNIX
13 7 (13.46%) WSDL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (26.92%) WebSphere
2 13 (25.00%) CICS
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (9.62%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 2 (3.85%) Apache
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (3.85%) Mule
6 1 (1.92%) Liferay
6 1 (1.92%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.92%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.92%) Route 53
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
1 5 (9.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) DB2
2 6 (11.54%) Informix
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) JUnit
2 7 (13.46%) JIRA
2 7 (13.46%) Selenium
2 7 (13.46%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) Mockito
3 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.62%) Introscope
4 2 (3.85%) Maven
4 2 (3.85%) JDeveloper
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.92%) Ant
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Automotive
5 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.85%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) Architect
3 17 (32.69%) Java Developer
4 15 (28.85%) Designer
5 11 (21.15%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (19.23%) Applications Architect
7 9 (17.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Applications Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (7.69%) Integration Architect
10 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Systems Designer
10 3 (5.77%) Systems Integration Architect
10 3 (5.77%) Systems Architect
10 3 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Systems Integration Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (3.85%) Oracle Applications Developer
11 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) XML
2 13 (25.00%) Spring
3 12 (23.08%) Web Services
4 9 (17.31%) SOAP
4 9 (17.31%) HTML
4 9 (17.31%) JDBC
5 7 (13.46%) WSDL
5 7 (13.46%) JAX-RPC
6 6 (11.54%) Java EE
6 6 (11.54%) JSON
6 6 (11.54%) .NET
6 6 (11.54%) CSS
6 6 (11.54%) XSL
6 6 (11.54%) XSLT
6 6 (11.54%) RESTful
7 5 (9.62%) PowerMock
7 5 (9.62%) JAX-RS
7 5 (9.62%) JSP
7 5 (9.62%) Servlets
7 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 6 (11.54%) Open Source
3 1 (1.92%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) UNIX
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (1.92%) VMS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) UML
2 17 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (28.85%) Waterfall
4 13 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.31%) TDD
6 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.77%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.85%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.85%) ITIL
10 2 (3.85%) Change Management
10 2 (3.85%) MVC
10 2 (3.85%) SOA
10 2 (3.85%) OOP
10 2 (3.85%) OO
10 2 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) Java
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) COBOL
4 8 (15.38%) C#
5 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.69%) Korn
7 3 (5.77%) Python
8 2 (3.85%) XPath
8 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.85%) PowerHouse
8 2 (3.85%) C
8 2 (3.85%) Perl
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) AWK
9 1 (1.92%) Ruby
9 1 (1.92%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Oracle
2 11 (21.15%) IBM
3 7 (13.46%) Perforce
4 5 (9.62%) Compuware
4 5 (9.62%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) JBoss
6 2 (3.85%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.92%) Sybase
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