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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 28 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 10 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.72% - 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% - 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Average salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
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
76 87 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.85% 34.80% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 79 80
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 12 (70.59%) XML
3 11 (64.71%) JSP
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
3 11 (64.71%) JIRA
4 9 (52.94%) Web Services
4 9 (52.94%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) JUnit
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) jQuery
6 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
6 7 (41.18%) VMware
6 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (41.18%) REST
6 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
8 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
8 5 (29.41%) JDBC
8 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
8 5 (29.41%) MVC
8 5 (29.41%) Line Management
9 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
9 4 (23.53%) MySQL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) JIRA
2 8 (47.06%) JUnit
3 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
4 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) Ant
5 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
6 2 (11.76%) JMeter
6 2 (11.76%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Programmer
5 3 (17.65%) Java Programmer
5 3 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Software Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) XML
2 11 (64.71%) JSP
3 9 (52.94%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) Spring
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) REST
4 7 (41.18%) SOAP
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) JDBC
5 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) Struts
6 4 (23.53%) Spring MVC
6 4 (23.53%) JPA
6 4 (23.53%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) CSS3
7 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) Line Management
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Extreme Programming
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft