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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 88 94 118
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +24
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 34 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.71% 1.61% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 5.38% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 11
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
634 651 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.92% 29.89% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 569 558 608
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 40 (97.56%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) HTML
3 26 (63.41%) WebLogic
4 25 (60.98%) Oracle
4 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
4 25 (60.98%) Degree
5 21 (51.22%) WebSphere
5 21 (51.22%) Web Services
6 20 (48.78%) Computer Science
7 18 (43.90%) JSP
8 17 (41.46%) BEA
8 17 (41.46%) Middleware
9 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
10 15 (36.59%) IBM
10 15 (36.59%) Requirements Analysis
10 15 (36.59%) jQuery
10 15 (36.59%) Ext JS
10 15 (36.59%) Software Delivery
11 14 (34.15%) Spring
12 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
13 12 (29.27%) CSS
14 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
15 10 (24.39%) Apache
16 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (19.51%) Ajax
18 6 (14.63%) OO
18 6 (14.63%) SOA
18 6 (14.63%) SQL
19 5 (12.20%) MySQL
19 5 (12.20%) SOAP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 26 (63.41%) WebLogic
2 21 (51.22%) WebSphere
3 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
4 10 (24.39%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) JBoss
6 2 (4.88%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.88%) CICS
7 1 (2.44%) Mule
7 1 (2.44%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
1 5 (12.20%) HP UFT
1 5 (12.20%) LoadRunner
1 5 (12.20%) Selenium
2 3 (7.32%) Ant
2 3 (7.32%) NetBeans
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) Maven
3 2 (4.88%) Hudson
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Consultant
1 16 (39.02%) Technical Consultant
2 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Java Consultant
3 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) QA Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) Web Services
3 18 (43.90%) JSP
4 17 (41.46%) Middleware
5 15 (36.59%) jQuery
5 15 (36.59%) Ext JS
6 14 (34.15%) Spring
7 12 (29.27%) CSS
8 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
9 8 (19.51%) Ajax
10 5 (12.20%) JMS
10 5 (12.20%) SOAP
10 5 (12.20%) Struts
10 5 (12.20%) XML
11 3 (7.32%) DOM
11 3 (7.32%) XSLT
11 3 (7.32%) JMX
11 3 (7.32%) JavaBeans
11 3 (7.32%) JAXB
11 3 (7.32%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) MPEG
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Requirements Analysis
1 15 (36.59%) Software Delivery
2 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) OO
3 6 (14.63%) SOA
4 5 (12.20%) Load Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
4 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (7.32%) Build Automation
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.32%) Logistics
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.32%) UML
6 3 (7.32%) Web Design
7 2 (4.88%) EAI
8 1 (2.44%) ETL
8 1 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) Java
2 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.32%) XPath
4 3 (7.32%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Oracle
2 17 (41.46%) BEA
3 15 (36.59%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
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