The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 79 76 76
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 9 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.03% 1.79% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 5.13% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 22
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.53% -3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £33,173 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,566 £45,000 £62,300
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 South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 348 429 412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 39.73% 34.82% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 310 351 355
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

J2EE
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for J2EE in South Wales

J2EE
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in South Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in South Wales

J2EE
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cardiff -7 8 £33,750 -17.68%
Newport 0 1 £52,500 +16.66%
J2EE
Wales

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 33 (76.74%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) Spring
3 24 (55.81%) Hibernate
3 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
4 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (46.51%) HTML
6 17 (39.53%) CSS
6 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
6 17 (39.53%) Eclipse
7 13 (30.23%) Linux
7 13 (30.23%) Degree
7 13 (30.23%) REST
8 12 (27.91%) OO
8 12 (27.91%) Scrum
9 11 (25.58%) Android
9 11 (25.58%) TDD
10 10 (23.26%) Maven
10 10 (23.26%) Python
10 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
11 9 (20.93%) Unix
11 9 (20.93%) JSP
11 9 (20.93%) Apache
11 9 (20.93%) RESTful
12 8 (18.60%) SQL
13 7 (16.28%) Ant
13 7 (16.28%) SOAP
13 7 (16.28%) Multithreading
13 7 (16.28%) jQuery
14 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
14 6 (13.95%) Retail

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
2 9 (20.93%) Apache
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
4 5 (11.63%) JBoss
5 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (6.98%) NetWeaver
6 3 (6.98%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) DNS
2 4 (9.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) Big Data
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Eclipse
2 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.26%) Maven
3 7 (16.28%) Ant
4 5 (11.63%) JUnit
4 5 (11.63%) NetBeans
5 4 (9.30%) JMeter
6 3 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.33%) Gradle
7 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
1 26 (60.47%) Java Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Java Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior J2EE Analyst Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Programmer
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) Spring
2 24 (55.81%) Hibernate
3 20 (46.51%) HTML
4 17 (39.53%) CSS
5 13 (30.23%) REST
6 9 (20.93%) JSP
6 9 (20.93%) RESTful
7 7 (16.28%) jQuery
7 7 (16.28%) SOAP
8 6 (13.95%) CSS3
8 6 (13.95%) HTML5
8 6 (13.95%) XHTML
8 6 (13.95%) XSLT
9 5 (11.63%) Ajax
9 5 (11.63%) Java EE
9 5 (11.63%) JSON
9 5 (11.63%) Middleware
10 4 (9.30%) JPA
10 4 (9.30%) JSF
10 4 (9.30%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Android
3 9 (20.93%) Unix
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) OO
2 12 (27.91%) Scrum
3 11 (25.58%) TDD
4 7 (16.28%) Multithreading
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Web Development
6 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.63%) System Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Feasibility Study
7 4 (9.30%) Load Testing
8 3 (6.98%) JVM Tuning
8 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.65%) BDD
9 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.65%) SDLC
10 1 (2.33%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) Python
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.95%) Perl
6 5 (11.63%) Scala
6 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.98%) C
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.30%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft