The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 36 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 7 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.73% 3.88% 11.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.21% 9.43% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 22
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 £42,000 £43,875
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 106 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 29.69% 41.09% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 79 78
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
Cheshire

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 25 July 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Spring
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
4 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 6 (54.55%) Perforce
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) SOAP
4 6 (54.55%) WSDL
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) JAX-RPC
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) XSL
5 5 (45.45%) JUnit
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) JDBC
6 4 (36.36%) Servlets
6 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
6 4 (36.36%) Informix
6 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
6 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
6 4 (36.36%) HTTP
6 4 (36.36%) Introscope
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (36.36%) Compuware

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (36.36%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (18.18%) Mule
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (9.09%) Route 53
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Informix
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
3 4 (36.36%) Introscope
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) Mockito
3 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 6 (54.55%) WSDL
3 6 (54.55%) JAX-RPC
4 5 (45.45%) XSL
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) JDBC
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) Servlets
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) PowerMock
5 4 (36.36%) JAX-RS
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) XSLT
7 2 (18.18%) Apache Axis
7 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Perforce
3 4 (36.36%) Compuware
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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