The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 27 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 12 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 7.14% 5.11% 4.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.12% 10.23% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 6
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +1.07%  

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 Chester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 85 88 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 50.60% 50.00% 36.31%
Number of salaries quoted 81 78 47
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

J2EE
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in Chester.

Salary trend for J2EE in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Chester region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) SOAP
4 7 (46.67%) JSON
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) IT Strategy
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) JDBC
6 5 (33.33%) JSP
6 5 (33.33%) JUnit
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 5 (33.33%) Maven
7 4 (26.67%) JIRA
7 4 (26.67%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (20.00%) REST
8 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (20.00%) OO
9 2 (13.33%) JBoss
9 2 (13.33%) RAD
9 2 (13.33%) RUP
9 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
9 2 (13.33%) XML
9 2 (13.33%) UML

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 5 (33.33%) JUnit
1 5 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (73.33%) J2EE Developer
2 11 (73.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (60.00%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) JSON
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) JDBC
4 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) JSP
6 3 (20.00%) REST
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (13.33%) JSTL
7 2 (13.33%) Struts
7 2 (13.33%) XML
8 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
8 1 (6.67%) RESTful
8 1 (6.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Online Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) RAD
6 2 (13.33%) RUP
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) UML
6 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) hybris
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle