The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 67 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 28 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.47% 2.68% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.11% 7.04% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 19
Average salary £30,565 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.49% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,875
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 412 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.77% 38.01% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 358 368 299
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,273 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
Wales

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

J2EE
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

J2EE Salary Trend in South Wales

J2EE
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in South Wales

J2EE
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 23 £30,565 -32.07% 4
Newport +2 3 £41,750 +39.16%
Torfaen -7 2 £38,500 +1.31% 2
J2EE
Wales

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 76 (95.00%) Java
2 59 (73.75%) Hibernate
3 54 (67.50%) Spring
4 49 (61.25%) Unit Testing
5 45 (56.25%) Web Services
6 43 (53.75%) HTML
7 42 (52.50%) XML
8 35 (43.75%) Degree
8 35 (43.75%) Banking
9 33 (41.25%) Telecoms
10 30 (37.50%) Scrum
11 28 (35.00%) IBM
12 27 (33.75%) SQL
13 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (27.50%) TDD
14 22 (27.50%) Software Engineering
14 22 (27.50%) Tomcat
15 21 (26.25%) Struts
15 21 (26.25%) CSS
16 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
17 19 (23.75%) Eclipse
18 18 (22.50%) SOAP
18 18 (22.50%) WebSphere
19 17 (21.25%) Java EE
19 17 (21.25%) Maven
19 17 (21.25%) OO
19 17 (21.25%) JSP
19 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
19 17 (21.25%) Continuous Improvement
19 17 (21.25%) Relational Database

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 22 (27.50%) Tomcat
2 18 (22.50%) WebSphere
3 16 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (17.50%) Confluence
5 12 (15.00%) FileNet
6 11 (13.75%) LiveCycle
7 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) RDBMS
1 17 (21.25%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 15 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 14 (17.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
6 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database
7 5 (6.25%) MySQL
8 1 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Eclipse
2 17 (21.25%) Maven
3 15 (18.75%) Subversion
4 14 (17.50%) Hudson
4 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
4 14 (17.50%) JIRA
5 12 (15.00%) Rational Application Developer
6 5 (6.25%) JUnit
7 4 (5.00%) JMeter
8 3 (3.75%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.75%) Ant
8 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.50%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Workshop
10 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 35 (43.75%) Banking
2 33 (41.25%) Telecoms
3 16 (20.00%) Billing
4 8 (10.00%) Finance
5 3 (3.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (51.25%) Analyst
2 38 (47.50%) Developer
3 37 (46.25%) Java Developer
4 26 (32.50%) Programmer
5 24 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 16 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 16 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
7 15 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (12.50%) Java Programmer
9 9 (11.25%) Java Consultant
9 9 (11.25%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (11.25%) Consultant
10 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
11 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
11 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (8.75%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (7.50%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (73.75%) Hibernate
2 54 (67.50%) Spring
3 45 (56.25%) Web Services
4 43 (53.75%) HTML
5 42 (52.50%) XML
6 21 (26.25%) CSS
6 21 (26.25%) Struts
7 18 (22.50%) SOAP
8 17 (21.25%) JSP
8 17 (21.25%) Java EE
9 16 (20.00%) JSF
10 14 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (15.00%) XSLT
12 8 (10.00%) JPA
13 6 (7.50%) Spring Web Flow
13 6 (7.50%) GWT
13 6 (7.50%) REST
14 5 (6.25%) HTML5
14 5 (6.25%) JSON
15 4 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Linux
2 4 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Unit Testing
2 30 (37.50%) Scrum
3 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (27.50%) TDD
4 22 (27.50%) Software Engineering
5 17 (21.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (21.25%) OO
6 15 (18.75%) SOA
7 14 (17.50%) RAD
7 14 (17.50%) RUP
7 14 (17.50%) DSDM
7 14 (17.50%) Pair Programming
7 14 (17.50%) Configuration Management
7 14 (17.50%) DevOps
7 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (17.50%) Release Management
8 11 (13.75%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (10.00%) UML
10 7 (8.75%) MVC
11 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 76 (95.00%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) SQL
3 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.50%) Groovy
4 14 (17.50%) Scala
4 14 (17.50%) Clojure
5 4 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) IBM
2 16 (20.00%) Guidewire
3 14 (17.50%) Oracle
3 14 (17.50%) Twitter
4 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.75%) Adobe
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago