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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 101 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 29 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.40% 1.86% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 6.07% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 22
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
574 577 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.80% 30.69% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 542 519 518
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 December 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 49 (79.03%) Java
2 35 (56.45%) Oracle
3 31 (50.00%) Spring
4 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (38.71%) Hibernate
5 24 (38.71%) SQL
6 18 (29.03%) UNIX
7 17 (27.42%) Tomcat
8 16 (25.81%) UML
9 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
10 14 (22.58%) Finance
11 13 (20.97%) Web Services
12 12 (19.35%) XML
12 12 (19.35%) Linux
13 11 (17.74%) Apache
14 10 (16.13%) Open Source
15 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (14.52%) HTML
15 9 (14.52%) CSS
15 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
15 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
16 8 (12.90%) MVC
16 8 (12.90%) Migration
16 8 (12.90%) Release Management
16 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
16 8 (12.90%) JSP
16 8 (12.90%) SOAP
16 8 (12.90%) JMS
16 8 (12.90%) Middleware

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (27.42%) Tomcat
2 11 (17.74%) Apache
3 7 (11.29%) JBoss
4 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.23%) GlassFish
6 2 (3.23%) FileNet
7 1 (1.61%) PegaRULES
7 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.61%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.61%) Sonic ESB
7 1 (1.61%) Confluence
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
1 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.84%) JasperReports
4 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) DB2
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Eclipse
1 8 (12.90%) Subversion
1 8 (12.90%) Maven
2 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.45%) Ant
3 3 (4.84%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.23%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.61%) JUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Hudson
5 1 (1.61%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Developer
2 34 (54.84%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.06%) QA Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Quality Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Middleware Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Java Architect
7 3 (4.84%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) Spring
2 24 (38.71%) Hibernate
3 13 (20.97%) Web Services
4 12 (19.35%) XML
5 9 (14.52%) HTML
5 9 (14.52%) CSS
6 8 (12.90%) JSP
6 8 (12.90%) SOAP
6 8 (12.90%) JMS
6 8 (12.90%) Middleware
6 8 (12.90%) REST
7 6 (9.68%) Ajax
7 6 (9.68%) Spring MVC
7 6 (9.68%) XSLT
8 5 (8.06%) JMX
9 4 (6.45%) JSON
9 4 (6.45%) jQuery
9 4 (6.45%) JPA
9 4 (6.45%) EJB
9 4 (6.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Open Source
2 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Equities
5 1 (1.61%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) UNIX
2 12 (19.35%) Linux
3 7 (11.29%) Solaris
4 3 (4.84%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) UML
3 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (12.90%) Release Management
4 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
4 8 (12.90%) MVC
4 8 (12.90%) Migration
5 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.29%) Incident Management
5 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
5 7 (11.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (11.29%) Multithreading
6 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.68%) SOA
6 6 (9.68%) TDD
7 5 (8.06%) OO
7 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.06%) Software Testing
7 5 (8.06%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (79.03%) Java
2 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.45%) XPath
5 4 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (3.23%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) Groovy
7 1 (1.61%) Scala
7 1 (1.61%) Clojure
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (56.45%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Pega
4 1 (1.61%) hybris
4 1 (1.61%) Twitter
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe
4 1 (1.61%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Kofax
4 1 (1.61%) ATG
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