The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 74 89
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 30 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.39% 1.91% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.42% 4.89% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 28
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £41,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,304 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.69% +1.72%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 553 470 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.06% 38.97% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 464 402 504
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

J2EE
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for J2EE in Cheshire

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Cheshire

J2EE
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 12 £47,500 +18.75%
Knutsford -8 6 £47,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 3 - -
Runcorn - 2 £25,000 -
Warrington -2 1 £23,500 -51.79%
Crewe -5 1 £62,500 +64.47%
J2EE
North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (68.18%) Spring
4 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 24 (54.55%) SQL
6 21 (47.73%) HTML
6 21 (47.73%) Oracle
7 20 (45.45%) Finance
8 19 (43.18%) JSP
9 18 (40.91%) SOAP
9 18 (40.91%) Web Services
9 18 (40.91%) Hibernate
9 18 (40.91%) Banking
10 15 (34.09%) MVC
10 15 (34.09%) jQuery
11 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
11 14 (31.82%) EJB
11 14 (31.82%) SDLC
12 13 (29.55%) REST
12 13 (29.55%) Waterfall
12 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
13 11 (25.00%) Risk Management
13 11 (25.00%) CSS
13 11 (25.00%) DB2
13 11 (25.00%) XML
13 11 (25.00%) Struts
13 11 (25.00%) Servlets
14 10 (22.73%) JBoss
14 10 (22.73%) JDBC
14 10 (22.73%) JUnit

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (22.73%) JBoss
2 7 (15.91%) WebLogic
2 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.27%) CICS
5 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) DB2
2 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.09%) MySQL
5 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.27%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.73%) JUnit
3 9 (20.45%) Maven
4 8 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 8 (18.18%) JIRA
5 7 (15.91%) Jasmine
6 5 (11.36%) Bitbucket
6 5 (11.36%) ClearCase
6 5 (11.36%) Gradle
6 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
6 5 (11.36%) Selenium
7 4 (9.09%) Subversion
8 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.82%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (4.55%) Mockito
10 1 (2.27%) Ant
10 1 (2.27%) EasyMock
10 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.82%) Advertising
5 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 28 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 14 (31.82%) J2EE Developer
3 14 (31.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Product Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Junior
6 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Digital Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Java Development Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Product Design Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) Spring
2 21 (47.73%) HTML
3 19 (43.18%) JSP
4 18 (40.91%) Hibernate
4 18 (40.91%) SOAP
4 18 (40.91%) Web Services
5 15 (34.09%) jQuery
6 14 (31.82%) EJB
7 13 (29.55%) REST
8 11 (25.00%) CSS
8 11 (25.00%) Servlets
8 11 (25.00%) Struts
8 11 (25.00%) XML
9 10 (22.73%) JDBC
9 10 (22.73%) JSON
9 10 (22.73%) Spring MVC
10 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
11 7 (15.91%) CSS3
11 7 (15.91%) WSDL
12 6 (13.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 3 (6.82%) RIA
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) PMI
5 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.27%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) MVC
3 14 (31.82%) SDLC
3 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 13 (29.55%) Waterfall
5 11 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 9 (20.45%) TDD
7 8 (18.18%) BDD
7 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.91%) Issue Tracking
9 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.64%) IT Strategy
10 5 (11.36%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.36%) MVVM
10 5 (11.36%) OO
10 5 (11.36%) Project Management
10 5 (11.36%) Service Management
10 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
11 4 (9.09%) DevOps
11 4 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 24 (54.55%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.27%) COBOL
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Chordiant
3 4 (9.09%) Teradata
4 3 (6.82%) Sun
5 2 (4.55%) hybris
6 1 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft