The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 120 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +1
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 9 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 2.16% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 7.94% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 30
Average salary £63,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £38,800 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +7.14%
J2EE
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
650 491 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.99% 27.23% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 579 427 550
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

J2EE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE.

1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) Oracle
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (53.33%) SQL
5 15 (50.00%) Spring
6 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
7 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
8 10 (33.33%) Apache
8 10 (33.33%) UML
8 10 (33.33%) Web Services
8 10 (33.33%) JSP
8 10 (33.33%) UNIX
9 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
9 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
10 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
10 8 (26.67%) XML
10 8 (26.67%) Perl
10 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
10 8 (26.67%) Degree
11 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
11 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
11 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
11 7 (23.33%) SOA
12 6 (20.00%) JavaBeans
12 6 (20.00%) JMX
12 6 (20.00%) JMS
12 6 (20.00%) JAXB

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing J2EE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (33.33%) Apache
3 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 5 (16.67%) JBoss
5 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (6.67%) IIS
7 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (23.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) DB2
4 2 (6.67%) Informix
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (20.00%) NetBeans
2 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
2 6 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Java Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) Spring
2 10 (33.33%) JSP
2 10 (33.33%) Web Services
3 8 (26.67%) XML
4 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
5 6 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 6 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (20.00%) Mustache
5 6 (20.00%) DOM
5 6 (20.00%) XSLT
5 6 (20.00%) JMS
5 6 (20.00%) JavaBeans
5 6 (20.00%) JAXB
5 6 (20.00%) SAX
5 6 (20.00%) SOAP
5 6 (20.00%) Struts
5 6 (20.00%) JMX
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (13.33%) .NET
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) UML
3 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (23.33%) SOA
5 6 (20.00%) Web Design
5 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 4 (13.33%) Logistics
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) ETL
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management
8 2 (6.67%) Validation
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) Perl
4 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 6 (20.00%) XPath
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Unicenter
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.67%) Control-M
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) BladeLogic
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday