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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 107 85 39
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -46
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 19 40 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.03% 2.14% 5.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 4.56% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 96
Average salary £38,750 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
886 877 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.07% 46.95% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 722 750 849
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester +2 5 £43,750 +9.37% 3
Warrington -14 4 £33,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 3 £37,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £50,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 - 2
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 74 (92.50%) Java
2 39 (48.75%) HTML
3 36 (45.00%) SQL
4 34 (42.50%) Spring
5 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
6 32 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 29 (36.25%) JDBC
8 28 (35.00%) Web Services
8 28 (35.00%) Tomcat
8 28 (35.00%) Software Engineering
9 27 (33.75%) Oracle
10 26 (32.50%) XML
11 23 (28.75%) JSP
12 22 (27.50%) TDD
13 21 (26.25%) Relational Database
13 21 (26.25%) JUnit
13 21 (26.25%) Struts
14 20 (25.00%) MVC
14 20 (25.00%) Finance
14 20 (25.00%) E-Commerce
15 19 (23.75%) jQuery
16 18 (22.50%) Eclipse
16 18 (22.50%) PL/SQL
17 17 (21.25%) CSS
17 17 (21.25%) Web Application Development
18 16 (20.00%) RDBMS
18 16 (20.00%) SOAP
18 16 (20.00%) Linux
19 15 (18.75%) JIRA

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.75%) Apache
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle 10gAS
4 4 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (5.00%) IIS
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (3.75%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.50%) Mule
7 1 (1.25%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.25%) CICS
7 1 (1.25%) FileNet
7 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) Route 53
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.75%) LDAP
2 3 (3.75%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) Firewall
2 3 (3.75%) NAS
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) VPN
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (6.25%) MySQL
6 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.25%) DB2
8 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) JUnit
2 18 (22.50%) Eclipse
3 15 (18.75%) JIRA
4 13 (16.25%) Ant
5 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.75%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (8.75%) JDeveloper
6 7 (8.75%) Maven
7 5 (6.25%) Selenium
7 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.00%) Hudson
8 4 (5.00%) Subversion
9 3 (3.75%) ClearCase
9 3 (3.75%) ClearQuest
9 3 (3.75%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.25%) Mockito
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Automotive
3 9 (11.25%) Banking
4 8 (10.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (73.75%) Developer
2 42 (52.50%) Java Developer
3 22 (27.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 21 (26.25%) Senior Developer
5 17 (21.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (20.00%) Software Developer
7 14 (17.50%) J2EE Developer
8 10 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Applications Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 6 (7.50%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
11 5 (6.25%) Team Leader
12 4 (5.00%) J2EE Team Leader
12 4 (5.00%) Java Web Developer
12 4 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
12 4 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
13 3 (3.75%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.75%) HTML
2 34 (42.50%) Spring
3 32 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 29 (36.25%) JDBC
5 28 (35.00%) Web Services
6 26 (32.50%) XML
7 23 (28.75%) JSP
8 21 (26.25%) Struts
9 19 (23.75%) jQuery
10 17 (21.25%) CSS
11 16 (20.00%) SOAP
12 14 (17.50%) .NET
13 12 (15.00%) XSL
14 11 (13.75%) Spring MVC
15 10 (12.50%) JPA
15 10 (12.50%) Ajax
16 8 (10.00%) EJB
17 7 (8.75%) Swing
17 7 (8.75%) Oracle ADF
17 7 (8.75%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Open Source
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (5.00%) Online Banking
2 4 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.50%) FMCG
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Linux
2 10 (12.50%) UNIX
3 6 (7.50%) Windows
4 3 (3.75%) AIX
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (27.50%) TDD
4 20 (25.00%) MVC
4 20 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 17 (21.25%) Web Application Development
6 14 (17.50%) Pair Programming
7 13 (16.25%) Scrum
8 12 (15.00%) Integration Testing
8 12 (15.00%) SOA
9 7 (8.75%) UML
10 6 (7.50%) Online Security
11 5 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (6.25%) OO
11 5 (6.25%) OOD
12 4 (5.00%) Refactoring
12 4 (5.00%) Web Development
12 4 (5.00%) Workflow
13 3 (3.75%) ERP
13 3 (3.75%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 74 (92.50%) Java
2 36 (45.00%) SQL
3 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.50%) C#
6 4 (5.00%) Python
7 3 (3.75%) PowerHouse
8 2 (2.50%) Ruby
8 2 (2.50%) XPath
9 1 (1.25%) C
9 1 (1.25%) PHP
9 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.75%) RHCE
3 3 (3.75%) MCTS
3 3 (3.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) COBIT
1 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) Oracle
2 9 (11.25%) IBM
3 8 (10.00%) JBoss
4 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.25%) Google
5 3 (3.75%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.75%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) Compaq
5 3 (3.75%) Brocade
5 3 (3.75%) Foundry
6 2 (2.50%) Perforce
7 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago