The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 86 104 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -48
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 36 19 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.85% 0.94% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.19% 2.83% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 47
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £46,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,875
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.27%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
582 672 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.85% 33.22% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 513 610 508
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 70 (92.11%) Java
2 38 (50.00%) Oracle
3 32 (42.11%) Spring
4 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 28 (36.84%) Tomcat
5 25 (32.89%) Hibernate
6 24 (31.58%) OO
7 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
8 22 (28.95%) JBoss
9 20 (26.32%) Maven
10 19 (25.00%) Multithreading
11 18 (23.68%) Unit Testing
11 18 (23.68%) Eclipse
11 18 (23.68%) SQL
11 18 (23.68%) SOAP
11 18 (23.68%) Finance
12 17 (22.37%) TDD
12 17 (22.37%) JSP
13 16 (21.05%) UNIX
13 16 (21.05%) Subversion
13 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
14 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (19.74%) JMS
15 14 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (18.42%) MVC
15 14 (18.42%) JMX
15 14 (18.42%) JasperReports
15 14 (18.42%) Ajax
15 14 (18.42%) Spring MVC
16 13 (17.11%) Selenium

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 28 (36.84%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.47%) WebLogic
3 10 (13.16%) Apache
3 10 (13.16%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.26%) FileNet
5 2 (2.63%) LiveCycle
5 2 (2.63%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.32%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (1.32%) CMS
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) LDAP
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (18.42%) JasperReports
4 13 (17.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (17.11%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Maven
2 18 (23.68%) Eclipse
3 16 (21.05%) Subversion
3 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 13 (17.11%) Selenium
4 13 (17.11%) FitNesse
5 8 (10.53%) Hudson
6 5 (6.58%) Ant
7 2 (2.63%) JIRA
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.32%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Games
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Developer
2 30 (39.47%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Team Leader
4 9 (11.84%) Java Team Leader
5 8 (10.53%) Architect
6 7 (9.21%) Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Development Manager
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Programmer
9 3 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (3.95%) Integration Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (3.95%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Quality Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Web Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) Spring
2 25 (32.89%) Hibernate
3 18 (23.68%) SOAP
4 17 (22.37%) JSP
5 15 (19.74%) JMS
6 14 (18.42%) JMX
6 14 (18.42%) Ajax
6 14 (18.42%) Spring MVC
7 13 (17.11%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (15.79%) Middleware
8 12 (15.79%) XML
8 12 (15.79%) HTML
9 10 (13.16%) CSS
9 10 (13.16%) Servlets
10 8 (10.53%) Web Services
11 7 (9.21%) Java EE
12 6 (7.89%) jQuery
12 6 (7.89%) XSLT
13 5 (6.58%) Struts
14 4 (5.26%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Open Source
2 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Equities
4 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) UNIX
2 10 (13.16%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) Solaris
4 5 (6.58%) Windows
5 2 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) OO
2 19 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 18 (23.68%) Unit Testing
4 17 (22.37%) TDD
5 14 (18.42%) MVC
6 9 (11.84%) Scrum
7 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.58%) Release Management
9 5 (6.58%) Migration
9 5 (6.58%) SOA
10 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.26%) System Testing
11 3 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.95%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.95%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (92.11%) Java
2 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.68%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) C
5 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.26%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
7 3 (3.95%) C#
7 3 (3.95%) XPath
7 3 (3.95%) Scala
8 2 (2.63%) Clojure
8 2 (2.63%) Groovy
8 2 (2.63%) Ruby
8 2 (2.63%) Perl
8 2 (2.63%) VB
8 2 (2.63%) VBA
9 1 (1.32%) Korn
9 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 38 (50.00%) Oracle
2 22 (28.95%) JBoss
3 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.58%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.63%) Adobe
5 2 (2.63%) Sun
5 2 (2.63%) Kofax
5 2 (2.63%) Twitter
6 1 (1.32%) ATG
6 1 (1.32%) Google
6 1 (1.32%) hybris
6 1 (1.32%) Facebook
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) Software AG
6 1 (1.32%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.32%) CA
6 1 (1.32%) webMethods
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