This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
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J2EE market in the US- understand that typically in the US software developers are < 40. If you are real young and can find a sponsorer, go for it. I do have to say it is extremely difficult to have a career path of any kind in software.
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Bikramjit Singh Bajwa
Joined: Nov 23, 2003
Hi Prema, Thanks for the prompt reply. I am still not clear about answer you have provided to me. I am working on J2EE platform since 2000. Now i am going to US on H1 in coming month. So, i would like to know that how much J2EE expereinced people are in demand in US. whats is the ratio of demand and supply of J2EE guys over there? i hope you understand me...
There seem to be a lot of J2EE people where I live (Minnesota). However, it is still difficult to find skilled peogrammers with the right kind of background. I have not heard of any company sponsoring some one for a J2EE job from another country but I have seen some engineers getting a job and paying for the H1B legal process on their own. They negotiated with the company before they took the job. If you don't need a visa, ignore what I said. While the market is not as great as it used to be, experienced people are still finding jobs. Salaries/perks are not as good as they used to be.