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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 69 78 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 28 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.14% 1.72% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.51% 4.20% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 28
Average salary £30,565 £30,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,031 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
430 524 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.92% 41.07% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 386 479 355
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 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 29 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
South Wales +9 28 £30,565 +1.88% 9
J2EE
UK

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 84 (96.55%) Java
2 64 (73.56%) Hibernate
3 61 (70.11%) Spring
4 54 (62.07%) Unit Testing
5 46 (52.87%) HTML
6 45 (51.72%) XML
7 42 (48.28%) Web Services
8 37 (42.53%) Banking
9 35 (40.23%) Telecoms
10 32 (36.78%) Degree
11 31 (35.63%) Scrum
12 30 (34.48%) IBM
13 27 (31.03%) SQL
14 25 (28.74%) Eclipse
14 25 (28.74%) Tomcat
14 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (24.14%) SOAP
15 21 (24.14%) Struts
15 21 (24.14%) CSS
16 20 (22.99%) OO
16 20 (22.99%) TDD
16 20 (22.99%) JSF
16 20 (22.99%) Maven
17 19 (21.84%) Software Engineering
17 19 (21.84%) JSP
18 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
18 18 (20.69%) WebSphere
18 18 (20.69%) Open Source
18 18 (20.69%) NoSQL
18 18 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (28.74%) Tomcat
2 18 (20.69%) WebSphere
3 16 (18.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (16.09%) FileNet
5 13 (14.94%) LiveCycle
5 13 (14.94%) Confluence
6 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) LDAP
1 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) NoSQL
2 17 (19.54%) RDBMS
2 17 (19.54%) Relational Database
3 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.09%) MongoDB
4 13 (14.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.60%) MySQL
7 1 (1.15%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Eclipse
2 20 (22.99%) Maven
3 17 (19.54%) Subversion
4 16 (18.39%) Jenkins
5 14 (16.09%) JIRA
6 13 (14.94%) Hudson
7 12 (13.79%) Rational Application Developer
8 6 (6.90%) JUnit
9 5 (5.75%) Ant
9 5 (5.75%) JMeter
10 3 (3.45%) Selenium
11 2 (2.30%) NetBeans
11 2 (2.30%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
12 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.15%) Bugzilla
General
1 37 (42.53%) Banking
2 35 (40.23%) Telecoms
3 16 (18.39%) Billing
4 8 (9.20%) Finance
5 4 (4.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (51.72%) Developer
2 44 (50.57%) Java Developer
3 41 (47.13%) Analyst
4 26 (29.89%) Programmer
5 24 (27.59%) Senior Analyst
6 16 (18.39%) Analyst Programmer
6 16 (18.39%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 16 (18.39%) Senior Programmer
6 16 (18.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Java Programmer
8 9 (10.34%) Java Consultant
8 9 (10.34%) Developer Analyst
8 9 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Consultant
9 8 (9.20%) Software Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (8.05%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Software Developer
12 5 (5.75%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (73.56%) Hibernate
2 61 (70.11%) Spring
3 46 (52.87%) HTML
4 45 (51.72%) XML
5 42 (48.28%) Web Services
6 21 (24.14%) SOAP
6 21 (24.14%) Struts
6 21 (24.14%) CSS
7 20 (22.99%) JSF
8 19 (21.84%) JSP
9 14 (16.09%) XSLT
9 14 (16.09%) Java EE
9 14 (16.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (10.34%) JPA
11 6 (6.90%) REST
12 5 (5.75%) JSON
12 5 (5.75%) Spring Web Flow
12 5 (5.75%) HTML5
13 4 (4.60%) Ajax
14 3 (3.45%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Open Source
2 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) AS400
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Linux
1 4 (4.60%) Android
2 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.07%) Unit Testing
2 31 (35.63%) Scrum
3 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (22.99%) TDD
4 20 (22.99%) OO
5 19 (21.84%) Software Engineering
6 18 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (17.24%) SOA
7 15 (17.24%) Pair Programming
8 14 (16.09%) Configuration Management
8 14 (16.09%) RAD
8 14 (16.09%) RUP
8 14 (16.09%) DSDM
8 14 (16.09%) Release Management
8 14 (16.09%) DevOps
9 13 (14.94%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (8.05%) OOD
11 6 (6.90%) UML
11 6 (6.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 84 (96.55%) Java
2 27 (31.03%) SQL
3 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.39%) Scala
5 14 (16.09%) Clojure
5 14 (16.09%) Groovy
6 2 (2.30%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) PHP
7 1 (1.15%) RPG
Qualifications
1 32 (36.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) IBM
2 16 (18.39%) Guidewire
3 14 (16.09%) Oracle
3 14 (16.09%) Twitter
4 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.94%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wrexham
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000 - £32220 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago