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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 101 112 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -48
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 33 15 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% 0.70% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.73% 2.31% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 33
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,800 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
698 648 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.07% 30.15% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 609 600 435
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 £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 58 (87.88%) Java
2 37 (56.06%) Oracle
3 31 (46.97%) Spring
4 28 (42.42%) Hibernate
5 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (36.36%) Tomcat
7 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 21 (31.82%) SQL
9 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
9 19 (28.79%) SOAP
9 19 (28.79%) OO
9 19 (28.79%) JBoss
9 19 (28.79%) Finance
10 18 (27.27%) Maven
10 18 (27.27%) UNIX
11 17 (25.76%) Subversion
11 17 (25.76%) Unit Testing
12 16 (24.24%) Eclipse
13 15 (22.73%) JMS
13 15 (22.73%) MVC
13 15 (22.73%) Multithreading
14 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
14 14 (21.21%) TDD
15 13 (19.70%) JMX
15 13 (19.70%) XML
15 13 (19.70%) JSP
15 13 (19.70%) Spring MVC
15 13 (19.70%) Ajax
15 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (18.18%) Selenium

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.12%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.55%) FileNet
5 2 (3.03%) Confluence
5 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.03%) LiveCycle
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.52%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.52%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (18.18%) JasperReports
4 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.03%) MySQL
7 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Maven
2 17 (25.76%) Subversion
3 16 (24.24%) Eclipse
4 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
5 12 (18.18%) Selenium
5 12 (18.18%) FitNesse
6 4 (6.06%) Hudson
6 4 (6.06%) Ant
7 2 (3.03%) JIRA
8 1 (1.52%) JUnit
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.52%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (28.79%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Games
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Developer
2 31 (46.97%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Team Leader
4 9 (13.64%) Java Team Leader
5 8 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) QA Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Quality Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.03%) J2EE Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) Spring
2 28 (42.42%) Hibernate
3 19 (28.79%) SOAP
4 15 (22.73%) JMS
5 13 (19.70%) XML
5 13 (19.70%) JSP
5 13 (19.70%) JMX
5 13 (19.70%) Ajax
5 13 (19.70%) Spring MVC
6 12 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (15.15%) HTML
8 9 (13.64%) Web Services
9 8 (12.12%) XSLT
9 8 (12.12%) CSS
9 8 (12.12%) Servlets
10 5 (7.58%) Middleware
11 4 (6.06%) jQuery
11 4 (6.06%) Struts
11 4 (6.06%) .NET
12 3 (4.55%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Open Source
2 4 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Equities
5 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) UNIX
2 9 (13.64%) Linux
3 5 (7.58%) Solaris
4 4 (6.06%) Windows
5 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) OO
3 17 (25.76%) Unit Testing
4 15 (22.73%) Multithreading
4 15 (22.73%) MVC
5 14 (21.21%) TDD
6 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (9.09%) UML
8 6 (9.09%) SOA
9 5 (7.58%) Scrum
9 5 (7.58%) Software Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.58%) System Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Integration Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Release Management
10 4 (6.06%) Migration
10 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (87.88%) Java
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (10.61%) C
5 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.58%) XPath
7 4 (6.06%) Ruby
7 4 (6.06%) C#
8 3 (4.55%) C++
9 2 (3.03%) Groovy
9 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 2 (3.03%) Clojure
10 1 (1.52%) VB
10 1 (1.52%) VBA
10 1 (1.52%) Perl
10 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Oracle
2 19 (28.79%) JBoss
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (3.03%) Twitter
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) Software AG
6 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.52%) webMethods
6 1 (1.52%) Kofax
6 1 (1.52%) ATG
6 1 (1.52%) Pega
6 1 (1.52%) hybris
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bens, flexible hours, 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago