The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 82 80 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -36
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 20 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.50% 1.52% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 3.89% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 37
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
446 489 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.38% 39.06% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 401 442 358
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
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% -
Java EE
UK

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 24 July 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 24 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 -5 19 £38,500 +1.31% 3
West Wales - 1 - -
Java EE
UK

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (60.00%) Web Services
4 17 (56.67%) J2EE
5 16 (53.33%) SQL
5 16 (53.33%) Scrum
6 15 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
8 11 (36.67%) JPA
9 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 9 (30.00%) HTML
10 9 (30.00%) SOAP
10 9 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
11 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
11 8 (26.67%) Struts
11 8 (26.67%) CSS
11 8 (26.67%) Oracle
11 8 (26.67%) JUnit
11 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) Linux
12 7 (23.33%) UML
13 6 (20.00%) OO
13 6 (20.00%) Internet
13 6 (20.00%) Maven
13 6 (20.00%) MVC
13 6 (20.00%) RIA
13 6 (20.00%) Degree
14 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 5 (16.67%) JSF

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JUnit
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (13.33%) JMeter
4 4 (13.33%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (6.67%) Ant
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
6 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Architect
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) Spring
2 18 (60.00%) Web Services
3 17 (56.67%) J2EE
4 15 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 11 (36.67%) JPA
6 9 (30.00%) HTML
6 9 (30.00%) SOAP
6 9 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
7 8 (26.67%) Struts
7 8 (26.67%) CSS
8 5 (16.67%) JSF
8 5 (16.67%) XML
9 4 (13.33%) jQuery
9 4 (13.33%) JAX-WS
9 4 (13.33%) Ajax
10 3 (10.00%) Ext JS
10 3 (10.00%) GWT
10 3 (10.00%) Android SDK
10 3 (10.00%) JMS
11 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) RIA
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Scrum
2 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) UML
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) Web Development
7 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
8 3 (10.00%) B2B
8 3 (10.00%) B2C
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Workflow
9 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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