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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 68 75 89
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 24 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.25% 1.85% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.08% 5.01% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 27
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 472 479 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.28% 36.90% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 407 402 476
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 March 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 March 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 +7 10 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Knutsford +4 3 £45,000 -
Crewe -8 2 £42,500 +11.84%
Ellesmere Port - 2 - -
Warrington +1 1 £23,500 -53.00%
J2EE
North West

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (69.70%) Spring
4 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (57.58%) SQL
5 15 (45.45%) Oracle
5 15 (45.45%) HTML
5 15 (45.45%) Finance
6 14 (42.42%) Hibernate
6 14 (42.42%) JSP
7 13 (39.39%) SOAP
7 13 (39.39%) Web Services
8 12 (36.36%) Banking
9 11 (33.33%) SDLC
10 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
10 10 (30.30%) jQuery
10 10 (30.30%) MVC
10 10 (30.30%) JBoss
11 9 (27.27%) XML
11 9 (27.27%) Struts
11 9 (27.27%) EJB
11 9 (27.27%) Risk Management
11 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
11 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 9 (27.27%) REST
12 8 (24.24%) Degree
12 8 (24.24%) DB2
12 8 (24.24%) JUnit
12 8 (24.24%) Servlets
13 7 (21.21%) WebLogic

J2EE
Top Related 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 (30.30%) JBoss
2 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.03%) CICS
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) DB2
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) JUnit
3 7 (21.21%) Maven
4 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 6 (18.18%) JIRA
5 5 (15.15%) ClearCase
6 4 (12.12%) Jasmine
6 4 (12.12%) Selenium
6 4 (12.12%) Subversion
7 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
7 3 (9.09%) Gradle
7 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (6.06%) Mockito
9 1 (3.03%) Ant
9 1 (3.03%) EasyMock
9 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 11 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Product Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) Spring
2 15 (45.45%) HTML
3 14 (42.42%) Hibernate
3 14 (42.42%) JSP
4 13 (39.39%) SOAP
4 13 (39.39%) Web Services
5 10 (30.30%) jQuery
6 9 (27.27%) EJB
6 9 (27.27%) REST
6 9 (27.27%) Struts
6 9 (27.27%) XML
7 8 (24.24%) Servlets
8 7 (21.21%) JDBC
8 7 (21.21%) JSON
9 6 (18.18%) CSS
9 6 (18.18%) Spring MVC
10 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
10 5 (15.15%) JMS
10 5 (15.15%) WSDL
10 5 (15.15%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) PMI
3 2 (6.06%) RIA
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) SDLC
3 10 (30.30%) MVC
3 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
4 9 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.21%) TDD
6 6 (18.18%) BDD
6 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.15%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (15.15%) IT Strategy
7 5 (15.15%) Service Management
8 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) RUP
8 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
9 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
9 3 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.03%) COBOL
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Sun Certification
3 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Chordiant
3 3 (9.09%) Sun
3 3 (9.09%) Teradata
4 2 (6.06%) hybris
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago