The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 83 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 19 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.46% 1.54% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.38% 3.72% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 18
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £27,600 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
Java EE
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
434 537 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.28% 41.24% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 388 492 354
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 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java EE
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Java EE Salary Trend in Wales

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Wales

Java EE
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 +5 19 £38,750 +1.97% 4
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Spring
3 19 (63.33%) Hibernate
3 19 (63.33%) Web Services
4 16 (53.33%) JPA
5 15 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 14 (46.67%) J2EE
7 13 (43.33%) Scrum
8 11 (36.67%) SQL
9 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (30.00%) MySQL
10 9 (30.00%) Linux
11 8 (26.67%) Internet
11 8 (26.67%) HTML
11 8 (26.67%) CSS
11 8 (26.67%) Spring Web Flow
11 8 (26.67%) RIA
12 7 (23.33%) JAX-WS
12 7 (23.33%) .NET
12 7 (23.33%) JUnit
13 6 (20.00%) JSP
13 6 (20.00%) SOAP
13 6 (20.00%) Oracle
13 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
14 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 5 (16.67%) UML
14 5 (16.67%) XML
14 5 (16.67%) Eclipse

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) SSH
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JUnit
2 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.33%) JMeter
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.33%) Ant
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (13.33%) Analyst
8 4 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (13.33%) Programmer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
10 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (3.33%) Software Architect
11 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) Spring
2 19 (63.33%) Web Services
2 19 (63.33%) Hibernate
3 16 (53.33%) JPA
4 14 (46.67%) J2EE
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) Spring Web Flow
6 7 (23.33%) JAX-WS
6 7 (23.33%) .NET
7 6 (20.00%) JSP
7 6 (20.00%) SOAP
8 5 (16.67%) Struts
8 5 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (16.67%) JSF
9 4 (13.33%) Ajax
10 3 (10.00%) JMS
11 1 (3.33%) Ext JS
11 1 (3.33%) GWT
11 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) RIA
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Scrum
2 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) UML
4 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) B2B
6 3 (10.00%) B2C
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Scala
4 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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