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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 122 120 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -38
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 22 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 0.55% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.62% 1.53% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 34
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +3.33%
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
607 653 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.61% 35.68% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 538 580 434
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 2016.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Hibernate
4 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 16 (44.44%) Web Services
5 15 (41.67%) Eclipse
6 14 (38.89%) XML
6 14 (38.89%) MySQL
6 14 (38.89%) SOAP
6 14 (38.89%) REST
7 13 (36.11%) Spring
8 12 (33.33%) SQL
9 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 11 (30.56%) Maven
9 11 (30.56%) Ajax
9 11 (30.56%) JSON
9 11 (30.56%) jQuery
10 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
11 9 (25.00%) Unix
12 8 (22.22%) JUnit
12 8 (22.22%) Apache
12 8 (22.22%) CSS
12 8 (22.22%) Scala
12 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 7 (19.44%) Coaching
13 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
13 7 (19.44%) ServiceNow
13 7 (19.44%) Eloqua
13 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
13 7 (19.44%) Marketing

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (22.22%) Apache
2 7 (19.44%) FileNet
2 7 (19.44%) JBoss
2 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.33%) CICS
3 3 (8.33%) MQSeries
3 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
3 4 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 11 (30.56%) Maven
3 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 8 (22.22%) JUnit
5 7 (19.44%) Ant
5 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 4 (11.11%) IntelliJ
6 4 (11.11%) Selenium
6 4 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
1 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Development Manager
4 6 (16.67%) FileNet Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Chief Technology Officer
8 1 (2.78%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) NoSQL Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Hibernate
2 16 (44.44%) Web Services
3 14 (38.89%) REST
3 14 (38.89%) SOAP
3 14 (38.89%) XML
4 13 (36.11%) Spring
5 11 (30.56%) Ajax
5 11 (30.56%) HTML
5 11 (30.56%) jQuery
5 11 (30.56%) JSON
6 8 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (11.11%) EJB
7 4 (11.11%) HTML5
7 4 (11.11%) J2SE
7 4 (11.11%) Java EE
7 4 (11.11%) Play Framework
7 4 (11.11%) Struts
8 3 (8.33%) Ember.js
8 3 (8.33%) JMS
8 3 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.78%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 7 (19.44%) Coaching
3 7 (19.44%) CRM
3 7 (19.44%) OO
3 7 (19.44%) Service Management
3 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.11%) Microservices
4 4 (11.11%) Open Source
4 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) DSDM
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) MVC
6 2 (5.56%) RUP
6 2 (5.56%) SOA
6 2 (5.56%) Use Case
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) Scala
5 4 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) SAP
1 7 (19.44%) ServiceNow
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) webMethods
3 3 (8.33%) BEA