The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 59 57 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 -15  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 8 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.45% 3.00% 3.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 8.43% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 22
Median salary £33,750 £41,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.68% -0.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £33,173 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,025 £45,000 £62,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 228 249 224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 41.45% 35.57% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 209 193 194
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Cardiff

J2EE
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for J2EE in Cardiff

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Cardiff

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 25 (71.43%) Java
2 24 (68.57%) Spring
3 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) Hibernate
4 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
5 16 (45.71%) Tomcat
5 16 (45.71%) Eclipse
6 14 (40.00%) HTML
7 13 (37.14%) Linux
7 13 (37.14%) Degree
8 12 (34.29%) REST
8 12 (34.29%) Scrum
9 11 (31.43%) CSS
9 11 (31.43%) Android
10 10 (28.57%) TDD
11 9 (25.71%) Maven
11 9 (25.71%) RESTful
11 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
11 9 (25.71%) Unix
11 9 (25.71%) Apache
11 9 (25.71%) Python
12 6 (17.14%) Retail
12 6 (17.14%) Web Development
12 6 (17.14%) CSS3
12 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
12 6 (17.14%) HTML5
12 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
12 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
12 6 (17.14%) OO
12 6 (17.14%) SOAP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (45.71%) Tomcat
2 9 (25.71%) Apache
3 5 (14.29%) JBoss
3 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (8.57%) NetWeaver
5 3 (8.57%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Eclipse
2 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.71%) Maven
3 6 (17.14%) Ant
4 5 (14.29%) JUnit
4 5 (14.29%) NetBeans
5 4 (11.43%) JMeter
6 3 (8.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.86%) Gradle
7 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
1 19 (54.29%) Java Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) Java Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Agile Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Programmer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) Spring
2 23 (65.71%) Hibernate
3 14 (40.00%) HTML
4 12 (34.29%) REST
5 11 (31.43%) CSS
6 9 (25.71%) RESTful
7 6 (17.14%) CSS3
7 6 (17.14%) HTML5
7 6 (17.14%) SOAP
8 5 (14.29%) Ajax
8 5 (14.29%) Java EE
8 5 (14.29%) JSON
8 5 (14.29%) Middleware
9 4 (11.43%) JPA
9 4 (11.43%) JSF
9 4 (11.43%) Spring Web Flow
9 4 (11.43%) Web Services
9 4 (11.43%) XML
10 2 (5.71%) JDBC
10 2 (5.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Android
3 9 (25.71%) Unix
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Scrum
3 10 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (17.14%) OO
4 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Web Development
5 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.29%) System Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (11.43%) Load Testing
7 3 (8.57%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.71%) BDD
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) SDLC
9 1 (2.86%) API Design
9 1 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
4 6 (17.14%) Perl
5 5 (14.29%) Scala
5 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.57%) C
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft