The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 71 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -8
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 6 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.85% 3.92% 6.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 10.70% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 35
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £39,300 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
J2EE
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
302 243 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.54% 36.65% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 276 212 236
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

J2EE
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Sheffield

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 14 (87.50%) Maven
3 13 (81.25%) Hibernate
4 12 (75.00%) TDD
4 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (75.00%) RESTful
5 11 (68.75%) Subversion
5 11 (68.75%) Eclipse
5 11 (68.75%) MySQL
5 11 (68.75%) JSP
5 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
6 10 (62.50%) Linux
6 10 (62.50%) JUnit
7 9 (56.25%) Degree
7 9 (56.25%) JSON
7 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
7 9 (56.25%) Liquibase
7 9 (56.25%) OAuth2
7 9 (56.25%) OAuth
8 8 (50.00%) Scrum
9 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (37.50%) Web Services
9 6 (37.50%) Finance
10 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (18.75%) Apache Solr
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.25%) Magnolia
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Maven
2 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (68.75%) Eclipse
2 11 (68.75%) Subversion
3 10 (62.50%) JUnit
4 9 (56.25%) Liquibase
5 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 13 (81.25%) Hibernate
3 12 (75.00%) RESTful
4 11 (68.75%) JSP
5 9 (56.25%) OAuth2
5 9 (56.25%) JSON
5 9 (56.25%) OAuth
6 6 (37.50%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
8 2 (12.50%) FreeMarker
8 2 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) J2SE
8 2 (12.50%) Velocity
9 1 (6.25%) Apache CXF
9 1 (6.25%) HTML5
9 1 (6.25%) REST
9 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
9 1 (6.25%) JAXB
9 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
2 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 2 (12.50%) Web Development
9 1 (6.25%) Release Management
9 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (6.25%) BDD
9 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle