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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 91 115 60
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -55
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 35 13 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.61% 0.61% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.38% 1.98% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 40
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
650 657 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.84% 30.73% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 558 607 485
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 £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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 29 August 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 63 (90.00%) Java
2 38 (54.29%) Oracle
3 31 (44.29%) Spring
4 26 (37.14%) Hibernate
4 26 (37.14%) Tomcat
5 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 23 (32.86%) OO
7 21 (30.00%) SQL
7 21 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 20 (28.57%) JBoss
8 20 (28.57%) Maven
9 19 (27.14%) Finance
9 19 (27.14%) SOAP
10 18 (25.71%) Eclipse
11 17 (24.29%) UNIX
11 17 (24.29%) JSP
11 17 (24.29%) Subversion
11 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
11 17 (24.29%) Multithreading
12 16 (22.86%) TDD
13 15 (21.43%) MVC
14 14 (20.00%) JMS
14 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
15 13 (18.57%) Ajax
15 13 (18.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (18.57%) Spring MVC
15 13 (18.57%) XML
15 13 (18.57%) JMX
16 12 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (17.14%) HTML

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 26 (37.14%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.29%) FileNet
4 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.86%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.86%) LiveCycle
5 2 (2.86%) Confluence
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.43%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (17.14%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (17.14%) JasperReports
4 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.86%) MySQL
7 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Maven
2 18 (25.71%) Eclipse
3 17 (24.29%) Subversion
4 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (17.14%) Selenium
5 12 (17.14%) FitNesse
6 7 (10.00%) Hudson
7 6 (8.57%) Ant
8 2 (2.86%) JIRA
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.43%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Local Government
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (48.57%) Developer
2 32 (45.71%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Team Leader
4 9 (12.86%) Java Team Leader
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.71%) QA Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.29%) Programmer
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Integration Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Junior
8 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.29%) Spring
2 26 (37.14%) Hibernate
3 19 (27.14%) SOAP
4 17 (24.29%) JSP
5 14 (20.00%) JMS
6 13 (18.57%) XML
6 13 (18.57%) JMX
6 13 (18.57%) Ajax
6 13 (18.57%) Spring MVC
7 12 (17.14%) ActiveMQ
7 12 (17.14%) HTML
8 10 (14.29%) CSS
8 10 (14.29%) Servlets
9 9 (12.86%) Web Services
10 8 (11.43%) XSLT
11 6 (8.57%) Middleware
11 6 (8.57%) jQuery
12 5 (7.14%) JSTL
12 5 (7.14%) Struts
13 4 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Open Source
2 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Equities
4 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.43%) Social Media
4 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) UNIX
2 9 (12.86%) Linux
3 5 (7.14%) Solaris
4 3 (4.29%) Windows
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) OO
2 17 (24.29%) Unit Testing
2 17 (24.29%) Multithreading
3 16 (22.86%) TDD
4 15 (21.43%) MVC
5 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.86%) Scrum
7 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.14%) System Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.14%) Release Management
8 5 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.14%) SOA
9 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.71%) Migration
9 4 (5.71%) UML
9 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (90.00%) Java
2 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.00%) SQL
4 7 (10.00%) C
5 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.14%) XPath
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby
7 4 (5.71%) C#
8 3 (4.29%) C++
8 3 (4.29%) Scala
9 2 (2.86%) Clojure
9 2 (2.86%) Groovy
9 2 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (1.43%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) COBIT
Vendors
1 38 (54.29%) Oracle
2 20 (28.57%) JBoss
3 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.29%) IBM
4 3 (4.29%) Google
5 2 (2.86%) Twitter
5 2 (2.86%) Adobe
6 1 (1.43%) Sun
6 1 (1.43%) HP
6 1 (1.43%) Software AG
6 1 (1.43%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.43%) webMethods
6 1 (1.43%) Kofax
6 1 (1.43%) ATG
6 1 (1.43%) hybris
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