The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 92 86 89
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 23 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.27% 1.84% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.58% 5.40% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 11
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
502 593 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.67% 34.10% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 438 530 439
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) Spring
3 11 (44.00%) Middleware
4 10 (40.00%) J2EE
5 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
6 8 (32.00%) JBoss
6 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
7 7 (28.00%) Finance
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) C++
9 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.00%) C
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle
9 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) EJB
10 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (16.00%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 3 (12.00%) OSGi
11 3 (12.00%) REST
11 3 (12.00%) Eclipse RCP
11 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
11 3 (12.00%) jQuery

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (12.00%) ProC
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Software Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Java Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Software Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Software Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Spring
2 11 (44.00%) Middleware
3 10 (40.00%) J2EE
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (16.00%) EJB
5 4 (16.00%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (12.00%) OSGi
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) Ajax
6 3 (12.00%) JSON
6 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) JDBC
7 2 (8.00%) JSP
7 2 (8.00%) JSF
7 2 (8.00%) JPA
8 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Web 2.0
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
1 3 (12.00%) AIX
1 3 (12.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Scrum
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Process Management
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) JBoss
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
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