Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 109 100
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9 +36
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 54 30 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.99% 1.37% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.84% 3.36% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 74
Cheshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,750 £34,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -

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 1115 892 1250
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 41.13% 40.79% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 920 785 1030
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £55,050
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 17 August 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 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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 -24 21 £48,750 -18.75% 1
Chester +13 14 £52,500 +23.53%
Sandbach - 4 £55,000 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 3 - -
Runcorn - 3 £25,000 -
Warrington -7 2 £25,000 -47.37%
Crewe -7 1 £62,500 +64.47%
J2EE
North West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 33 (61.11%) SQL
4 28 (51.85%) Spring
5 24 (44.44%) JSP
6 22 (40.74%) Oracle
6 22 (40.74%) HTML
7 21 (38.89%) SDLC
8 20 (37.04%) Banking
9 19 (35.19%) MVC
9 19 (35.19%) jQuery
9 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
10 18 (33.33%) Web Services
11 17 (31.48%) XML
11 17 (31.48%) Hibernate
11 17 (31.48%) Finance
11 17 (31.48%) JSON
12 15 (27.78%) JIRA
12 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
12 15 (27.78%) EJB
13 14 (25.93%) SOAP
14 13 (24.07%) Struts
14 13 (24.07%) TDD
14 13 (24.07%) Waterfall
15 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (22.22%) JDBC
15 12 (22.22%) JUnit
15 12 (22.22%) Eclipse
16 11 (20.37%) CSS

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 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.96%) JBoss
3 6 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.26%) CICS
5 3 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) DB2
2 8 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.41%) MySQL
6 3 (5.56%) GIS
6 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (27.78%) JIRA
3 12 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 12 (22.22%) JUnit
4 11 (20.37%) Maven
5 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.96%) Jasmine
6 7 (12.96%) Subversion
7 6 (11.11%) ClearCase
8 5 (9.26%) Gradle
9 3 (5.56%) Bitbucket
9 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (5.56%) Selenium
10 1 (1.85%) JProfiler
General
1 20 (37.04%) Banking
2 17 (31.48%) Finance
3 6 (11.11%) Retail
4 5 (9.26%) Advertising
4 5 (9.26%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Developer
2 33 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 18 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
4 17 (31.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Java Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Junior
7 4 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Junior Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) XML Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Development Manager
10 1 (1.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) Spring
2 24 (44.44%) JSP
3 22 (40.74%) HTML
4 19 (35.19%) jQuery
5 18 (33.33%) Web Services
6 17 (31.48%) Hibernate
6 17 (31.48%) JSON
6 17 (31.48%) XML
7 15 (27.78%) EJB
8 14 (25.93%) SOAP
9 13 (24.07%) Struts
10 12 (22.22%) JDBC
11 11 (20.37%) CSS
12 10 (18.52%) AngularJS
12 10 (18.52%) REST
12 10 (18.52%) Servlets
12 10 (18.52%) Spring MVC
13 9 (16.67%) WSDL
14 7 (12.96%) JMS
15 6 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.96%) Mainframe
3 5 (9.26%) PMI
4 4 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.56%) User Experience
6 2 (3.70%) Online Banking
6 2 (3.70%) RIA
7 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
1 4 (7.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.85%) AIX
2 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) SDLC
3 19 (35.19%) MVC
4 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 13 (24.07%) TDD
5 13 (24.07%) Waterfall
6 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.52%) BDD
7 10 (18.52%) Issue Tracking
8 9 (16.67%) OO
9 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
9 8 (14.81%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.96%) Service Management
11 6 (11.11%) IT Strategy
11 6 (11.11%) Microservices
11 6 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (11.11%) Project Management
12 5 (9.26%) Agile Project Management
12 5 (9.26%) Open Source
12 5 (9.26%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 33 (61.11%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Assembly Language
4 5 (9.26%) COBOL
4 5 (9.26%) PHP
5 4 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Chordiant
3 4 (7.41%) Google
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Teradata
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Perforce