The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 70 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 32 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.38% 2.41% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.06% 6.04% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 27
Average salary £30,565 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.49% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
453 513 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.66% 39.95% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 406 463 359
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 £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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
South Wales -9 30 £30,565 -9.43% 4
West Wales - 2 £23,500 -
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 85 (95.51%) Java
2 64 (71.91%) Hibernate
3 61 (68.54%) Spring
4 52 (58.43%) Unit Testing
5 47 (52.81%) Web Services
6 46 (51.69%) XML
7 45 (50.56%) HTML
8 36 (40.45%) Banking
9 34 (38.20%) Degree
9 34 (38.20%) Scrum
9 34 (38.20%) Telecoms
10 30 (33.71%) IBM
11 29 (32.58%) SQL
12 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (26.97%) Tomcat
13 24 (26.97%) TDD
13 24 (26.97%) Software Engineering
14 23 (25.84%) Struts
15 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
15 21 (23.60%) CSS
15 21 (23.60%) SOAP
16 20 (22.47%) Eclipse
16 20 (22.47%) JSF
17 19 (21.35%) Maven
17 19 (21.35%) JSP
17 19 (21.35%) OO
17 19 (21.35%) Open Source
17 19 (21.35%) NoSQL
17 19 (21.35%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (20.22%) Scala

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 24 (26.97%) Tomcat
2 18 (20.22%) WebSphere
3 16 (17.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (16.85%) Confluence
5 14 (15.73%) FileNet
6 13 (14.61%) LiveCycle
7 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) NoSQL
2 17 (19.10%) RDBMS
2 17 (19.10%) Relational Database
3 16 (17.98%) MongoDB
4 15 (16.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
6 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.62%) MySQL
8 1 (1.12%) Big Data
8 1 (1.12%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Eclipse
2 19 (21.35%) Maven
3 17 (19.10%) Subversion
4 16 (17.98%) Jenkins
4 16 (17.98%) JIRA
5 15 (16.85%) Hudson
6 12 (13.48%) Rational Application Developer
7 5 (5.62%) JUnit
7 5 (5.62%) JMeter
8 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.37%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.37%) Ant
9 2 (2.25%) Selenium
9 2 (2.25%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 36 (40.45%) Banking
2 34 (38.20%) Telecoms
3 16 (17.98%) Billing
4 8 (8.99%) Finance
5 4 (4.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (50.56%) Developer
2 44 (49.44%) Java Developer
3 41 (46.07%) Analyst
4 26 (29.21%) Programmer
5 24 (26.97%) Senior Analyst
6 17 (19.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 16 (17.98%) Senior Programmer
7 16 (17.98%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 16 (17.98%) Analyst Programmer
8 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
8 10 (11.24%) Java Programmer
9 9 (10.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (10.11%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (10.11%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) Java Consultant
9 9 (10.11%) Software Engineer
9 9 (10.11%) Consultant
10 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
10 7 (7.87%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (6.74%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (71.91%) Hibernate
2 61 (68.54%) Spring
3 47 (52.81%) Web Services
4 46 (51.69%) XML
5 45 (50.56%) HTML
6 23 (25.84%) Struts
7 21 (23.60%) CSS
7 21 (23.60%) SOAP
8 20 (22.47%) JSF
9 19 (21.35%) JSP
10 18 (20.22%) Java EE
11 16 (17.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (15.73%) XSLT
13 10 (11.24%) JPA
14 7 (7.87%) REST
15 6 (6.74%) HTML5
15 6 (6.74%) JSON
15 6 (6.74%) GWT
15 6 (6.74%) Spring Web Flow
16 4 (4.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Open Source
2 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) Statistics
3 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Linux
2 4 (4.49%) Android
3 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) Unit Testing
2 34 (38.20%) Scrum
3 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (26.97%) TDD
4 24 (26.97%) Software Engineering
5 19 (21.35%) OO
5 19 (21.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (19.10%) SOA
7 16 (17.98%) DevOps
7 16 (17.98%) Configuration Management
7 16 (17.98%) RUP
7 16 (17.98%) DSDM
7 16 (17.98%) Pair Programming
7 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (17.98%) Release Management
8 14 (15.73%) RAD
9 13 (14.61%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (10.11%) MVC
11 8 (8.99%) UML
12 6 (6.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (95.51%) Java
2 29 (32.58%) SQL
3 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.22%) Scala
5 16 (17.98%) Clojure
5 16 (17.98%) Groovy
6 4 (4.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (38.20%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 30 (33.71%) IBM
2 16 (17.98%) Guidewire
2 16 (17.98%) Twitter
3 15 (16.85%) Oracle
4 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.61%) Adobe
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