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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 87 110 55
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -55
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 36 19 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.79% 0.93% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.08% 2.81% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 44
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
592 675 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.41% 32.98% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 523 615 490
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £53,750
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 31 July 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 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 69 (92.00%) Java
2 37 (49.33%) Oracle
3 33 (44.00%) Spring
4 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
4 29 (38.67%) Tomcat
5 25 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 23 (30.67%) OO
7 22 (29.33%) JBoss
7 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
8 21 (28.00%) Maven
9 19 (25.33%) Eclipse
10 18 (24.00%) JSP
10 18 (24.00%) SOAP
10 18 (24.00%) Finance
10 18 (24.00%) Unit Testing
10 18 (24.00%) Multithreading
11 17 (22.67%) Subversion
11 17 (22.67%) TDD
11 17 (22.67%) SQL
12 16 (21.33%) UNIX
12 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
13 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (20.00%) JMS
14 14 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (18.67%) MVC
14 14 (18.67%) JMX
14 14 (18.67%) JasperReports
14 14 (18.67%) Ajax
14 14 (18.67%) Spring MVC
15 13 (17.33%) Selenium

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 29 (38.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.67%) Apache
3 10 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.33%) FileNet
6 2 (2.67%) LiveCycle
6 2 (2.67%) Confluence
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.33%) CMS
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.33%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) LDAP
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (18.67%) JasperReports
4 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (17.33%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (12.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Maven
2 19 (25.33%) Eclipse
3 17 (22.67%) Subversion
4 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
5 13 (17.33%) Selenium
5 13 (17.33%) FitNesse
6 7 (9.33%) Hudson
7 6 (8.00%) Ant
8 2 (2.67%) JIRA
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.33%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Games
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Developer
2 31 (41.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Team Leader
4 9 (12.00%) Java Team Leader
5 8 (10.67%) Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Programmer
9 3 (4.00%) Integration Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Web Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.00%) Spring
2 25 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 18 (24.00%) JSP
3 18 (24.00%) SOAP
4 15 (20.00%) JMS
5 14 (18.67%) JMX
5 14 (18.67%) Ajax
5 14 (18.67%) Spring MVC
6 13 (17.33%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (17.33%) HTML
7 12 (16.00%) XML
8 11 (14.67%) CSS
8 11 (14.67%) Middleware
9 10 (13.33%) Servlets
10 8 (10.67%) Web Services
11 7 (9.33%) jQuery
12 6 (8.00%) Java EE
12 6 (8.00%) XSLT
13 5 (6.67%) Struts
13 5 (6.67%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Open Source
2 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.67%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) Equities
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) UNIX
2 10 (13.33%) Linux
3 6 (8.00%) Solaris
4 5 (6.67%) Windows
5 2 (2.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) OO
2 18 (24.00%) Unit Testing
2 18 (24.00%) Multithreading
3 17 (22.67%) TDD
4 14 (18.67%) MVC
5 9 (12.00%) Scrum
6 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.67%) SOA
8 5 (6.67%) Migration
8 5 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.67%) Release Management
9 4 (5.33%) System Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.00%) UML
10 3 (4.00%) Project Management
10 3 (4.00%) Content Management
10 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (92.00%) Java
2 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 8 (10.67%) C
5 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.33%) C#
6 4 (5.33%) C++
7 3 (4.00%) PHP
7 3 (4.00%) Ruby
7 3 (4.00%) XPath
7 3 (4.00%) Scala
8 2 (2.67%) Groovy
8 2 (2.67%) Clojure
8 2 (2.67%) VB
8 2 (2.67%) VBA
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 37 (49.33%) Oracle
2 22 (29.33%) JBoss
3 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) Twitter
5 2 (2.67%) Kofax
5 2 (2.67%) Sun
5 2 (2.67%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Software AG
6 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.33%) CA
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) webMethods
6 1 (1.33%) ATG
6 1 (1.33%) hybris
6 1 (1.33%) Facebook
6 1 (1.33%) Google
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