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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 72 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 28 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.26% 2.63% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 7.65% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 27
Average salary £40,500 £30,565 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% -18.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £28,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
448 392 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 36.22% 34.33% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 381 355 384
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,225
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -5 26 £40,500 +32.50% 6
J2EE
Wales

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 43 (89.58%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Spring
3 26 (54.17%) Hibernate
4 21 (43.75%) Web Services
5 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (29.17%) Scrum
6 14 (29.17%) JUnit
7 12 (25.00%) Finance
7 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (25.00%) SDLC
8 11 (22.92%) HTML
9 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
10 9 (18.75%) Java EE
10 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
11 8 (16.67%) CSS
11 8 (16.67%) Oracle
12 7 (14.58%) Perl
12 7 (14.58%) Linux
12 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
13 6 (12.50%) PMI Certification
13 6 (12.50%) OO
13 6 (12.50%) Ajax
13 6 (12.50%) Web Development
13 6 (12.50%) Scala
13 6 (12.50%) JSF
13 6 (12.50%) Maven
13 6 (12.50%) JMeter
14 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
14 5 (10.42%) Banking
14 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) Big Data
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) JUnit
2 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.50%) JMeter
3 6 (12.50%) Maven
4 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.25%) Ant
5 3 (6.25%) Gradle
5 3 (6.25%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.17%) Hudson
7 1 (2.08%) Subversion
7 1 (2.08%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 25 (52.08%) Java Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 11 (22.92%) J2EE Developer
5 11 (22.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (16.67%) Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Development Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) Spring
2 26 (54.17%) Hibernate
3 21 (43.75%) Web Services
4 11 (22.92%) HTML
5 9 (18.75%) Java EE
6 8 (16.67%) CSS
7 6 (12.50%) JSF
7 6 (12.50%) Ajax
8 5 (10.42%) .NET
8 5 (10.42%) Spring Web Flow
8 5 (10.42%) jQuery
8 5 (10.42%) JPA
8 5 (10.42%) XML
8 5 (10.42%) RESTful
9 4 (8.33%) REST
10 3 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (6.25%) Velocity
10 3 (6.25%) Mojolicious
11 2 (4.17%) HTML5
12 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) PMI
1 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Scrum
3 12 (25.00%) SDLC
4 6 (12.50%) Web Development
4 6 (12.50%) OO
5 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.42%) SOA
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.33%) People Management
6 4 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) UML
6 4 (8.33%) Content Management
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) MVC
7 3 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 43 (89.58%) Java
2 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.58%) Perl
4 6 (12.50%) Scala
5 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Go
6 2 (4.17%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) SQL
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) PMP
4 3 (6.25%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) CCA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) BEA
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
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