Period
to 15 August 2018

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 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 111 111
Rank change year-on-year -13 0 -10
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 42 55 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.44% 2.03% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.98% 4.93% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 26
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,750 £25,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,056 1,116 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 36.19% 41.21% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 855 919 777
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +1 23 £50,000 +2.56%
Chester -17 3 £70,000 +33.33%
Runcorn +11 1 £37,500 +50.00%
J2EE
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 38 (90.48%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (57.14%) Spring
3 23 (54.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (50.00%) Oracle
5 18 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (38.10%) TDD
8 13 (30.95%) Scrum
9 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 12 (28.57%) Java EE
9 12 (28.57%) PHP
9 12 (28.57%) MySQL
9 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 12 (28.57%) Coaching
9 12 (28.57%) SDLC
9 12 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (26.19%) Spring MVC
10 11 (26.19%) SQL
10 11 (26.19%) MVC
11 10 (23.81%) Advertising
11 10 (23.81%) Finance
11 10 (23.81%) Google
11 10 (23.81%) HTML
11 10 (23.81%) SOAP
11 10 (23.81%) Python
11 10 (23.81%) Kanban
11 10 (23.81%) R
11 10 (23.81%) React

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 3 (7.14%) Apache Pig
1 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 3 (7.14%) JBoss
1 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) Jetty
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Blender
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) npm
3 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.76%) DB2
4 2 (4.76%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
4 4 (9.52%) Gradle
4 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.52%) Selenium
5 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.76%) Geb
6 2 (4.76%) Introscope
6 2 (4.76%) JMeter
6 2 (4.76%) JUnit
6 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.76%) Subversion
7 1 (2.38%) Ant
7 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.38%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.38%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 10 (23.81%) Advertising
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Java Engineer
1 12 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
1 12 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Lead Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Development Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Presales Solution Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) Spring
2 18 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 12 (28.57%) Java EE
4 11 (26.19%) Spring MVC
5 10 (23.81%) HTML
5 10 (23.81%) React
5 10 (23.81%) SOAP
6 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
6 9 (21.43%) XML
7 8 (19.05%) .NET
7 8 (19.05%) REST
8 7 (16.67%) JSON
9 6 (14.29%) CSS
9 6 (14.29%) Web Services
10 5 (11.90%) HTML5
10 5 (11.90%) JSP
10 5 (11.90%) Node.js
10 5 (11.90%) RESTful
10 5 (11.90%) Servlets
11 4 (9.52%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) IVR
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) RIA
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) AIX
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (38.10%) TDD
5 13 (30.95%) Scrum
6 12 (28.57%) Coaching
6 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 12 (28.57%) SDLC
6 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.19%) MVC
8 10 (23.81%) DevOps
8 10 (23.81%) Kanban
9 9 (21.43%) Microservices
10 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 6 (14.29%) Demand Management
11 6 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
12 5 (11.90%) BDD
12 5 (11.90%) Open Source
12 5 (11.90%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) PHP
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) Python
5 10 (23.81%) R
6 7 (16.67%) Java 8
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) BeanShell
7 2 (4.76%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Groovy
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CSQA
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) CA Wily
2 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.76%) Terraform
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Google
3 8 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) Sybase
5 3 (7.14%) Cloudera
5 3 (7.14%) Talend
6 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.76%) CA
6 2 (4.76%) Dynatrace
6 2 (4.76%) New Relic
6 2 (4.76%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (4.76%) Splunk
6 2 (4.76%) Sun
7 1 (2.38%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (2.38%) Cadence
7 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.38%) Novell
7 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.38%) Ping Identity
7 1 (2.38%) SAP