The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 82 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 22 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.60% 4.38% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.02% 12.22% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 35
Average salary £35,000 £40,783 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.17% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
J2EE
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
438 450 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.92% 35.86% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 376 409 527
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

J2EE
Salary Trend in Wales

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Wales

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Wales

J2EE
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 May 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
South Wales -26 21 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North Wales -9 1 £22,000 -60.00%
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 49 (92.45%) Java
2 32 (60.38%) Spring
3 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
4 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
5 15 (28.30%) SQL
5 15 (28.30%) Oracle
5 15 (28.30%) HTML
6 13 (24.53%) Web Services
6 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
6 13 (24.53%) Scrum
7 11 (20.75%) Banking
7 11 (20.75%) XML
8 10 (18.87%) OO
8 10 (18.87%) Degree
8 10 (18.87%) jQuery
9 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
9 9 (16.98%) Finance
9 9 (16.98%) Perl
9 9 (16.98%) JUnit
9 9 (16.98%) Scala
9 9 (16.98%) MongoDB
9 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
10 8 (15.09%) Mojolicious
10 8 (15.09%) C++
10 8 (15.09%) Struts
11 7 (13.21%) Maven
11 7 (13.21%) MVC
11 7 (13.21%) Servlets
11 7 (13.21%) NoSQL

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Project
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) MongoDB
1 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) JUnit
2 7 (13.21%) Maven
3 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.55%) Ant
3 4 (7.55%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.77%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.89%) Gradle
6 1 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 11 (20.75%) Banking
2 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.98%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Billing
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 32 (60.38%) Java Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Senior Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (15.09%) Programmer
5 8 (15.09%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Programmer
6 7 (13.21%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Head of Development
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Programmer
8 4 (7.55%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 4 (7.55%) Java Programmer
9 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) Spring
2 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
3 15 (28.30%) HTML
4 13 (24.53%) Web Services
5 11 (20.75%) XML
6 10 (18.87%) jQuery
7 8 (15.09%) Mojolicious
7 8 (15.09%) Struts
8 7 (13.21%) Servlets
9 6 (11.32%) HTML5
10 5 (9.43%) Ajax
10 5 (9.43%) Velocity
10 5 (9.43%) Spring MVC
11 4 (7.55%) .NET
11 4 (7.55%) DOM
11 4 (7.55%) XSLT
11 4 (7.55%) JSF
11 4 (7.55%) Java EE
12 3 (5.66%) REST
12 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) Open Source
3 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.77%) AS400
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) PMI
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
2 13 (24.53%) Scrum
3 10 (18.87%) OO
4 7 (13.21%) MVC
5 6 (11.32%) OOD
5 6 (11.32%) Web Development
6 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) SOA
7 4 (7.55%) OOP
7 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Content Management
8 3 (5.66%) UML
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.66%) Cyber Security
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) People Management
9 2 (3.77%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) SQL
3 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) Perl
4 9 (16.98%) Scala
5 8 (15.09%) C++
6 5 (9.43%) Go
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.77%) PMP
3 2 (3.77%) CCA
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Guidewire
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) BEA
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix