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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 80 86
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 22 5 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.52% 0.53% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 1.35% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 32
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £48,250 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,625 £63,750 £60,875
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +2.15% -  

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 578 371 616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 39.86% 39.09% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2401 1897 2947
Median salary £42,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.06% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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
Knutsford -28 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Chester +8 4 £50,000 -
Runcorn - 3 £25,000 -
Warrington - 1 £25,000 -
Crewe - 1 £62,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
J2EE
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (65.96%) JavaScript
4 29 (61.70%) Spring
5 28 (59.57%) SQL
6 22 (46.81%) Oracle
6 22 (46.81%) HTML
7 21 (44.68%) JSP
8 18 (38.30%) Finance
8 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
9 16 (34.04%) jQuery
9 16 (34.04%) Banking
9 16 (34.04%) SOAP
9 16 (34.04%) Web Services
9 16 (34.04%) MVC
10 15 (31.91%) EJB
11 14 (29.79%) SDLC
12 13 (27.66%) XML
12 13 (27.66%) JSON
13 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
14 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
14 11 (23.40%) JDBC
15 10 (21.28%) CSS
15 10 (21.28%) DB2
15 10 (21.28%) JUnit
15 10 (21.28%) Struts
15 10 (21.28%) Servlets
15 10 (21.28%) Maven
16 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
16 9 (19.15%) Spring MVC

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 8 (17.02%) JBoss
2 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) CICS
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) DB2
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) JUnit
2 10 (21.28%) Maven
3 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
4 8 (17.02%) JIRA
5 7 (14.89%) Jasmine
5 7 (14.89%) Subversion
6 6 (12.77%) ClearCase
7 4 (8.51%) Selenium
8 3 (6.38%) Bitbucket
8 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.38%) Gradle
8 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
8 3 (6.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (2.13%) Ant
9 1 (2.13%) EasyMock
9 1 (2.13%) Mockito
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Advertising
4 4 (8.51%) Retail
5 3 (6.38%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Developer
2 33 (70.21%) Java Developer
3 19 (40.43%) J2EE Developer
4 18 (38.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Junior
6 4 (8.51%) Junior Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Product Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) Spring
2 22 (46.81%) HTML
3 21 (44.68%) JSP
4 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
5 16 (34.04%) jQuery
5 16 (34.04%) SOAP
5 16 (34.04%) Web Services
6 15 (31.91%) EJB
7 13 (27.66%) JSON
7 13 (27.66%) XML
8 11 (23.40%) JDBC
9 10 (21.28%) CSS
9 10 (21.28%) Servlets
9 10 (21.28%) Struts
10 9 (19.15%) Spring MVC
10 9 (19.15%) WSDL
11 8 (17.02%) REST
12 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
12 7 (14.89%) JMS
13 6 (12.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) PMI
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Online Banking
3 2 (4.26%) RIA
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Unix
2 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) AIX
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) MVC
3 14 (29.79%) SDLC
4 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
5 9 (19.15%) IT Strategy
5 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.02%) BDD
6 8 (17.02%) Issue Tracking
6 8 (17.02%) TDD
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
7 7 (14.89%) Service Management
8 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.51%) OO
9 4 (8.51%) Project Management
10 3 (6.38%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (6.38%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (6.38%) Open Source
10 3 (6.38%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (65.96%) JavaScript
3 28 (59.57%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.38%) Assembly Language
5 3 (6.38%) COBOL
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
1 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Chordiant
3 4 (8.51%) Teradata
4 2 (4.26%) Google
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
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Nigel Frank International
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