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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 63 71 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 14 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.00% 0.55% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.83% 1.38% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% +34.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £41,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £46,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
290 289 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 41.49% 39.48% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 264 255 152
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Sheffield

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (92.31%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 12 (46.15%) Spring
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
5 10 (38.46%) Spring MVC
6 9 (34.62%) JBoss
6 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
7 8 (30.77%) SOA
7 8 (30.77%) TDD
7 8 (30.77%) Maven
7 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 8 (30.77%) REST
8 7 (26.92%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
9 6 (23.08%) Ant
9 6 (23.08%) JSP
9 6 (23.08%) MySQL
9 6 (23.08%) OO
9 6 (23.08%) J2SE
9 6 (23.08%) Web Development
9 6 (23.08%) Pair Programming
9 6 (23.08%) Velocity
9 6 (23.08%) RESTful
9 6 (23.08%) FreeMarker
9 6 (23.08%) Spring Web Flow
9 6 (23.08%) jQuery

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 9 (34.62%) JBoss
2 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
3 7 (26.92%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) MySQL
3 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Maven
2 6 (23.08%) Ant
3 4 (15.38%) Subversion
4 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Hudson
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Applications Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
4 4 (15.38%) Software Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Development Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Development Team Manager
6 2 (7.69%) OAT Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
1 12 (46.15%) Spring
2 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
3 10 (38.46%) Spring MVC
4 8 (30.77%) REST
5 6 (23.08%) FreeMarker
5 6 (23.08%) Spring Web Flow
5 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 6 (23.08%) RESTful
5 6 (23.08%) J2SE
5 6 (23.08%) Velocity
5 6 (23.08%) JSP
6 5 (19.23%) SOAP
7 4 (15.38%) Lucene
8 3 (11.54%) Ajax
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.69%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) HTML
9 2 (7.69%) .NET
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) MVC
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) SOA
4 6 (23.08%) Pair Programming
4 6 (23.08%) OO
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) OOD
8 2 (7.69%) UML
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) BEA