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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 73 79 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -38
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 21 20 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.77% 1.67% 5.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 5.35% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 45
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £31,750 £35,391
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.44%
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
405 374 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.18% 31.19% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 356 321 296
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -2 20 £41,000 +17.14% 2
Newport - 1 £45,000 -
J2EE
Wales

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) HTML
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 18 (60.00%) CSS
4 18 (60.00%) Maven
5 16 (53.33%) Gradle
5 16 (53.33%) Spring
6 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (43.33%) Java EE
7 12 (40.00%) Web Services
8 10 (33.33%) Servlets
8 10 (33.33%) Subversion
8 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 9 (30.00%) HTML5
9 9 (30.00%) High Availability
9 9 (30.00%) Linux
9 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
10 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
10 8 (26.67%) Unix
10 8 (26.67%) Ant
10 8 (26.67%) Scrum
10 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
10 8 (26.67%) RESTful
11 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
11 7 (23.33%) Apache
11 7 (23.33%) Perl
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle
11 7 (23.33%) Python

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Maven
2 16 (53.33%) Gradle
3 10 (33.33%) Subversion
4 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (26.67%) Ant
5 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
6 7 (23.33%) IntelliJ
7 4 (13.33%) JUnit
8 2 (6.67%) FishEye
8 2 (6.67%) JIRA
8 2 (6.67%) JMeter
9 1 (3.33%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.33%) Hudson
9 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
9 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Java Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (16.67%) Programmer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 16 (53.33%) Spring
4 13 (43.33%) Java EE
5 12 (40.00%) Web Services
6 10 (33.33%) Servlets
7 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 8 (26.67%) RESTful
9 6 (20.00%) XML
10 4 (13.33%) Ext JS
10 4 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (13.33%) Spring Security
10 4 (13.33%) Struts
10 4 (13.33%) Velocity
11 3 (10.00%) Ajax
11 3 (10.00%) JPA
11 3 (10.00%) JSF
11 3 (10.00%) REST
12 1 (3.33%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 9 (30.00%) High Availability
4 8 (26.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Process Management
8 2 (6.67%) UML
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) OO
9 1 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.33%) OOP
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) Release Management
9 1 (3.33%) Use Case
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (23.33%) Perl
3 7 (23.33%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Guidewire
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
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