The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 70 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 26 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.34% 2.23% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 5.76% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 19
Average salary £30,565 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,222 £27,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
J2EE
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 451 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.36% 38.75% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 334 405 310
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 0 19 £30,565 +7.24% 7
Newport +9 3 £41,750 +39.16%
Torfaen -4 3 £38,500 +1.31%
J2EE
Wales

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 75 (94.94%) Java
2 60 (75.95%) Hibernate
3 54 (68.35%) Spring
4 50 (63.29%) Unit Testing
5 45 (56.96%) HTML
6 43 (54.43%) XML
7 41 (51.90%) Web Services
8 36 (45.57%) Banking
9 34 (43.04%) Telecoms
10 33 (41.77%) Degree
11 29 (36.71%) Scrum
12 28 (35.44%) IBM
13 25 (31.65%) Tomcat
13 25 (31.65%) SQL
14 24 (30.38%) Eclipse
14 24 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (26.58%) CSS
16 20 (25.32%) Maven
17 19 (24.05%) TDD
17 19 (24.05%) Struts
18 18 (22.78%) OO
18 18 (22.78%) SOAP
18 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
18 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
18 18 (22.78%) WebSphere
19 17 (21.52%) Subversion
19 17 (21.52%) JSP
19 17 (21.52%) RDBMS
19 17 (21.52%) Continuous Improvement
19 17 (21.52%) Relational Database

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (31.65%) Tomcat
2 18 (22.78%) WebSphere
3 16 (20.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (16.46%) Confluence
5 12 (15.19%) FileNet
6 11 (13.92%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) LDAP
1 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) RDBMS
1 17 (21.52%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.25%) NoSQL
3 14 (17.72%) MongoDB
4 13 (16.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.06%) MySQL
8 1 (1.27%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (30.38%) Eclipse
2 20 (25.32%) Maven
3 17 (21.52%) Subversion
4 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
5 14 (17.72%) JIRA
6 13 (16.46%) Hudson
7 12 (15.19%) Rational Application Developer
8 6 (7.59%) JUnit
9 5 (6.33%) Ant
9 5 (6.33%) JMeter
10 3 (3.80%) Selenium
11 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.53%) Bugzilla
11 2 (2.53%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (1.27%) NetBeans
12 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
General
1 36 (45.57%) Banking
2 34 (43.04%) Telecoms
3 16 (20.25%) Billing
4 7 (8.86%) Finance
5 4 (5.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Analyst
2 39 (49.37%) Developer
3 38 (48.10%) Java Developer
4 26 (32.91%) Programmer
5 24 (30.38%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (20.25%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 16 (20.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 16 (20.25%) Senior Programmer
7 15 (18.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (12.66%) Java Programmer
9 9 (11.39%) Java Consultant
9 9 (11.39%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (11.39%) Consultant
10 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
11 7 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (7.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (7.59%) J2EE Developer
12 6 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
12 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (75.95%) Hibernate
2 54 (68.35%) Spring
3 45 (56.96%) HTML
4 43 (54.43%) XML
5 41 (51.90%) Web Services
6 21 (26.58%) CSS
7 19 (24.05%) Struts
8 18 (22.78%) SOAP
9 17 (21.52%) JSP
10 16 (20.25%) JSF
11 14 (17.72%) Java EE
12 13 (16.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (15.19%) XSLT
14 9 (11.39%) JPA
15 6 (7.59%) REST
16 5 (6.33%) JSON
16 5 (6.33%) Spring Web Flow
16 5 (6.33%) HTML5
17 4 (5.06%) Ajax
18 3 (3.80%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Open Source
2 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
1 4 (5.06%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Unit Testing
2 29 (36.71%) Scrum
3 24 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (24.05%) TDD
5 18 (22.78%) OO
5 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
6 17 (21.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (17.72%) RAD
7 14 (17.72%) SOA
7 14 (17.72%) Pair Programming
8 13 (16.46%) Configuration Management
8 13 (16.46%) RUP
8 13 (16.46%) DSDM
8 13 (16.46%) Release Management
8 13 (16.46%) DevOps
9 11 (13.92%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (7.59%) OOD
10 6 (7.59%) UML
11 5 (6.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 75 (94.94%) Java
2 25 (31.65%) SQL
3 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.46%) Groovy
4 13 (16.46%) Scala
4 13 (16.46%) Clojure
5 2 (2.53%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (41.77%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 28 (35.44%) IBM
2 16 (20.25%) Guidewire
3 13 (16.46%) Oracle
3 13 (16.46%) Twitter
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.92%) Adobe
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