The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of JBoss products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JBoss over the 3 months to 28 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 Vendors for the Birmingham region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within JBoss.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JBoss
Rank 100 116 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs citing JBoss 23 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% 0.35% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 0.62% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1001 1131 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.84% 56.07% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 854 992 749
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
JBoss
West Midlands

JBoss
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JBoss across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

JBoss Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JBoss
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

JBoss Salary Trend in Birmingham

JBoss
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JBoss across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

JBoss Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing JBoss 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 JBoss.

1 44 (78.57%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) Oracle
3 33 (58.93%) Tomcat
4 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
4 27 (48.21%) WebSphere
5 24 (42.86%) Spring
6 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
6 23 (41.07%) Finance
7 22 (39.29%) Eclipse
7 22 (39.29%) J2EE
8 21 (37.50%) C
9 18 (32.14%) UNIX
10 17 (30.36%) Shell Script
11 16 (28.57%) Hibernate
11 16 (28.57%) OO
11 16 (28.57%) Ajax
12 14 (25.00%) JMX
12 14 (25.00%) JMS
12 14 (25.00%) SQL
12 14 (25.00%) SOAP
12 14 (25.00%) Maven
12 14 (25.00%) Subversion
12 14 (25.00%) TDD
12 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 14 (25.00%) Multithreading
13 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
13 13 (23.21%) MVC
13 13 (23.21%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2005

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing JBoss 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 JBoss. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (58.93%) Tomcat
2 27 (48.21%) WebSphere
3 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
4 9 (16.07%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (23.21%) JasperReports
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Eclipse
2 14 (25.00%) Maven
2 14 (25.00%) Subversion
3 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
3 13 (23.21%) Selenium
3 13 (23.21%) FitNesse
4 3 (5.36%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.79%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
1 17 (30.36%) Java Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Team Leader
3 13 (23.21%) Applications Support
4 11 (19.64%) Java Team Leader
5 7 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
5 7 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Web Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (5.36%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) Spring
2 22 (39.29%) J2EE
3 16 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 16 (28.57%) Ajax
4 14 (25.00%) JMX
4 14 (25.00%) JMS
4 14 (25.00%) SOAP
5 13 (23.21%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (23.21%) Spring MVC
6 9 (16.07%) Java EE
7 6 (10.71%) JSP
8 5 (8.93%) Servlets
8 5 (8.93%) Web Services
9 4 (7.14%) XML
9 4 (7.14%) EJB
9 4 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
10 3 (5.36%) OSGi
10 3 (5.36%) REST
10 3 (5.36%) jQuery
10 3 (5.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) Physics
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) UNIX
2 3 (5.36%) Solaris
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) OO
2 14 (25.00%) TDD
2 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 14 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 13 (23.21%) MVC
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.57%) OOP
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Time Management
8 1 (1.79%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (1.79%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (1.79%) Build Automation
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.79%) User Stories
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.79%) Logistics
8 1 (1.79%) OOD
8 1 (1.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (78.57%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 21 (37.50%) C
4 17 (30.36%) Shell Script
5 14 (25.00%) SQL
6 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.14%) C++
8 2 (3.57%) Perl
8 2 (3.57%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.79%) Korn
9 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 34 (60.71%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) IBM
2 1 (1.79%) Sun
2 1 (1.79%) CA