Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 40 36
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 -10
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 8 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.91% 1.51% 5.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.49% 3.17% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 21
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +15.79%
10th Percentile £31,550 £35,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,625 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 229 126 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 54.65% 47.55% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 201 111 184
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.24% +20.71%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £60,750
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £39,750 £37,750
% change year-on-year +8.18% +5.30% -5.63%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

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

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Chester over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (50.00%) Maven
5 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
6 3 (37.50%) JSP
6 3 (37.50%) JUnit
6 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
7 2 (25.00%) Mockito
7 2 (25.00%) Open Source
7 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (25.00%) SOA
7 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (25.00%) jMock
7 2 (25.00%) JIRA
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (25.00%) OOP
7 2 (25.00%) OO

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 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) jMock
3 2 (25.00%) Mockito
4 1 (12.50%) Gradle
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) JSP
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
5 2 (25.00%) JDBC
5 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Akka
6 1 (12.50%) Kafka
6 1 (12.50%) LDAP
6 1 (12.50%) OAuth
6 1 (12.50%) OAuth2
6 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Servlets
6 1 (12.50%) SPML
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source Development
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Apigee
1 1 (12.50%) CyberArk
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Novell
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Sun
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase