The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 36 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 9 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.33% 4.78% 16.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.69% 14.63% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 32
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
J2EE
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 82 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.52% 32.67% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 69 71 87
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

J2EE
Salary Trend in Chester

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Chester

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) Spring
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) SOAP
5 7 (53.85%) WSDL
5 7 (53.85%) IBM
5 7 (53.85%) Perforce
5 7 (53.85%) JAX-RPC
5 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
5 7 (53.85%) JIRA
6 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
6 6 (46.15%) TDD
6 6 (46.15%) HTML
6 6 (46.15%) XSL
6 6 (46.15%) JUnit
7 5 (38.46%) CSS
7 5 (38.46%) JDBC
7 5 (38.46%) Servlets
7 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
7 5 (38.46%) HTTP
7 5 (38.46%) Informix
7 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
7 5 (38.46%) N-Tier
7 5 (38.46%) Selenium

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (38.46%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (15.38%) Mule
4 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (7.69%) Route 53
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
2 5 (38.46%) Informix
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) Redis
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) JUnit
3 5 (38.46%) Introscope
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) Mockito
3 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
3 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
1 9 (69.23%) XML
1 9 (69.23%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) SOAP
2 7 (53.85%) WSDL
2 7 (53.85%) JAX-RPC
3 6 (46.15%) XSL
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) JDBC
4 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 5 (38.46%) Servlets
4 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 5 (38.46%) PowerMock
4 5 (38.46%) JAX-RS
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) XSLT
6 2 (15.38%) JAXB
6 2 (15.38%) JiBX
6 2 (15.38%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) N-Tier
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) IBM
2 7 (53.85%) Perforce
3 5 (38.46%) Compuware
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 21 days ago