The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 119 120 132
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 10 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.51% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 1.53% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £80,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
Java EE
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
627 655 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.02% 29.85% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 561 561 627
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 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Java EE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Birmingham region.

Java EE Salary Trend in Birmingham

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (73.17%) HTML
3 29 (70.73%) Oracle
4 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
5 24 (58.54%) SOA
6 22 (53.66%) Spring
7 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (51.22%) Hibernate
8 19 (46.34%) SQL
9 18 (43.90%) MVC
10 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
10 17 (41.46%) jQuery
10 17 (41.46%) JPA
11 15 (36.59%) TDD
11 15 (36.59%) Subversion
12 14 (34.15%) Maven
12 14 (34.15%) Ant
12 14 (34.15%) JBoss
12 14 (34.15%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (34.15%) AngularJS
12 14 (34.15%) Gradle
12 14 (34.15%) SDLC
13 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (31.71%) Apache Camel
13 13 (31.71%) HTML5
13 13 (31.71%) WebSphere
13 13 (31.71%) CSS
13 13 (31.71%) Retail
13 13 (31.71%) Finance
14 12 (29.27%) Build Automation

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (34.15%) JBoss
2 13 (31.71%) WebSphere
3 11 (26.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (17.07%) CMS
5 4 (9.76%) Apache
6 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
1 11 (26.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (29.27%) Relational Database
3 11 (26.83%) DB2
3 11 (26.83%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.32%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Subversion
2 14 (34.15%) Maven
2 14 (34.15%) Ant
2 14 (34.15%) Gradle
3 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) JUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
1 13 (31.71%) Retail
2 11 (26.83%) Retail Banking
2 11 (26.83%) Banking
2 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 27 (65.85%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Consultant
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) HTML
2 22 (53.66%) Spring
3 21 (51.22%) Hibernate
4 17 (41.46%) jQuery
4 17 (41.46%) JPA
5 14 (34.15%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (34.15%) AngularJS
6 13 (31.71%) Apache Camel
6 13 (31.71%) HTML5
6 13 (31.71%) CSS
7 11 (26.83%) XML
8 10 (24.39%) Spring Boot
9 8 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (14.63%) Play Framework
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
11 5 (12.20%) Web Services
12 4 (9.76%) RESTful
13 3 (7.32%) Struts
13 3 (7.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Streaming Media
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) UNIX
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) SOA
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (43.90%) MVC
4 15 (36.59%) TDD
5 14 (34.15%) SDLC
6 12 (29.27%) Build Automation
7 11 (26.83%) High Availability
7 11 (26.83%) Time Management
8 10 (24.39%) Release Management
9 8 (19.51%) Refactoring
9 8 (19.51%) API Design
10 7 (17.07%) Scrum
10 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
12 3 (7.32%) Wealth Management
13 2 (4.88%) Stress Testing
13 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (4.88%) Manual Testing
13 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
13 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) C
4 2 (4.88%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Sybase
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft