Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 95 113
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18 -13
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 16 55 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.84% 2.32% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 5.58% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 52 34
Wales median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% -7.89% +1.33%
10th Percentile £32,525 £24,125 £30,463
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,125 £47,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 670 986 1,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.36% 41.55% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 581 883 867
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Wales

J2EE
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for J2EE in Wales

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Wales over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Wales

J2EE
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
South Wales -15 15 £44,000 +17.33% 3
North Wales - 1 £37,500 -
J2EE
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Spring
3 11 (68.75%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
7 6 (37.50%) Unix
7 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (37.50%) REST
7 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (31.25%) SDLC
8 5 (31.25%) Selenium
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) OO
8 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Perl
9 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (25.00%) DSDM
9 4 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (25.00%) SOAP
9 4 (25.00%) Subversion
9 4 (25.00%) CEH
9 4 (25.00%) CISMP
9 4 (25.00%) CISSP
9 4 (25.00%) JMeter
9 4 (25.00%) Finance

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) FTP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 4 (25.00%) JMeter
2 4 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Mockito
4 1 (6.25%) TestNG
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
4 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Spring
2 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 6 (37.50%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) Spring Security
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Akka
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) Dropwizard
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) JDBC
5 1 (6.25%) JPA
5 1 (6.25%) JSF
5 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (25.00%) DSDM
4 4 (25.00%) Kanban
4 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (25.00%) OWASP
4 4 (25.00%) Secure Coding
4 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) System Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) Korn
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) Groovy
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CEH
1 4 (25.00%) CISMP
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
1 4 (25.00%) GIAC
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) IBM