Period
to 15 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 106 123
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 -22
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 25 72 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.06% 2.30% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 5.65% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 16
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,600 £35,000 £45,625
90th Percentile £64,000 £70,000 £71,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

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 825 1,275 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 35.00% 40.66% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 671 1,047 832
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 December 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 December 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
Chester +12 4 £63,750 +24.39% 1
Knutsford -7 3 £45,000 -7.69%
Warrington - 1 £52,500 -
J2EE
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 22 (88.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) Spring
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Oracle
4 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Banking
5 9 (36.00%) REST
6 8 (32.00%) Open Source
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (32.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) Microservices
7 7 (28.00%) JBoss
7 7 (28.00%) TDD
7 7 (28.00%) Gradle
7 7 (28.00%) Maven
8 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (24.00%) SOAP
8 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
8 6 (24.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) Unix
9 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.00%) Node.js
9 5 (20.00%) SDLC
9 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (16.00%) Apache CXF
10 4 (16.00%) JIRA
10 4 (16.00%) Middleware
10 4 (16.00%) HTTP

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 7 (28.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Jetty
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) CICS
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) DB2
1 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.00%) Blockchain
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Gradle
1 7 (28.00%) Maven
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Introscope
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) JMeter
4 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.00%) SOAtest
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Advertising
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Spring
2 9 (36.00%) REST
3 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (24.00%) SOAP
4 6 (24.00%) Web Services
4 6 (24.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) Node.js
6 4 (16.00%) Apache CXF
6 4 (16.00%) Middleware
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
7 3 (12.00%) JSP
7 3 (12.00%) Servlets
7 3 (12.00%) SPML
8 2 (8.00%) Java EE
8 2 (8.00%) JSON
8 2 (8.00%) Struts
9 1 (4.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Fintech
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) AIX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Microservices
2 8 (32.00%) Open Source
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) API Design
5 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) BeanShell
5 1 (4.00%) COBOL
5 1 (4.00%) JCL
5 1 (4.00%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) Chordiant
3 2 (8.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.00%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) New Relic
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Talend