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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 102 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 32 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.58% 0.58% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.75% 2.06% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 16
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
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
674 535 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.27% 27.97% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 583 472 597
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 1 July 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (83.33%) Oracle
3 32 (76.19%) HTML
4 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
5 27 (64.29%) SOA
6 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (45.24%) SQL
8 18 (42.86%) JBoss
8 18 (42.86%) Spring
9 17 (40.48%) Hibernate
9 17 (40.48%) WebSphere
9 17 (40.48%) JPA
9 17 (40.48%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
10 16 (38.10%) Retail
10 16 (38.10%) MVC
10 16 (38.10%) XML
10 16 (38.10%) UNIX
11 15 (35.71%) Windows
11 15 (35.71%) Linux
11 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
11 15 (35.71%) RDBMS
11 15 (35.71%) SSL
11 15 (35.71%) DB2
11 15 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (35.71%) Telecoms
11 15 (35.71%) Finance
11 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
11 15 (35.71%) TDD
11 15 (35.71%) Banking

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (42.86%) JBoss
2 17 (40.48%) WebSphere
3 15 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (16.67%) CMS
5 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.38%) Apache
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
1 15 (35.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
3 15 (35.71%) DB2
3 15 (35.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Ant
1 14 (33.33%) Subversion
1 14 (33.33%) Maven
1 14 (33.33%) Gradle
2 2 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.38%) ProC
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (38.10%) Retail
2 15 (35.71%) Retail Banking
2 15 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 22 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Consultant
4 9 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
10 1 (2.38%) Data Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Big Data Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) C Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) HTML
2 18 (42.86%) Spring
3 17 (40.48%) Hibernate
3 17 (40.48%) JPA
4 16 (38.10%) XML
5 14 (33.33%) jQuery
6 13 (30.95%) HTML5
7 12 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
7 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 11 (26.19%) Apache Camel
8 11 (26.19%) CSS
9 8 (19.05%) Spring Boot
10 6 (14.29%) Play Framework
10 6 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (14.29%) .NET
10 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 3 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (7.14%) Web Services
11 3 (7.14%) Middleware
11 3 (7.14%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Streaming Media
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) UNIX
2 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) SOA
2 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) MVC
4 15 (35.71%) TDD
4 15 (35.71%) Time Management
4 15 (35.71%) High Availability
5 14 (33.33%) SDLC
6 12 (28.57%) Build Automation
7 8 (19.05%) API Design
7 8 (19.05%) Refactoring
7 8 (19.05%) Release Management
8 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (7.14%) Wealth Management
10 2 (4.76%) Stress Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.76%) Validation
10 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
11 1 (2.38%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) C
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) HDFS
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) HP