The table below looks at the statistics for JBoss skills 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 88 78 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing JBoss 34 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.87% 1.95% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.40% 11.11% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 26
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £54,250 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
JBoss
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
405 315 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.25% 17.56% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 323 284 281
Average salary £45,000 £43,375 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.74% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Application Platforms 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 27 April 2015.

JBoss Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 45 (91.84%) Java
2 31 (63.27%) WebSphere
3 28 (57.14%) XML
4 26 (53.06%) HTML
5 24 (48.98%) SOA
6 23 (46.94%) WebLogic
7 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
7 22 (44.90%) Oracle
8 20 (40.82%) UNIX
9 19 (38.78%) Linux
10 18 (36.73%) CSS
11 17 (34.69%) Windows
11 17 (34.69%) Finance
12 16 (32.65%) MVC
12 16 (32.65%) SQL
13 15 (30.61%) JUnit
13 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
13 15 (30.61%) JSON
13 15 (30.61%) jQuery
14 14 (28.57%) DB2
14 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
15 13 (26.53%) PHP
15 13 (26.53%) Ant
15 13 (26.53%) OOP
15 13 (26.53%) Python
15 13 (26.53%) RDBMS
15 13 (26.53%) Selenium
15 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
15 13 (26.53%) Open Source

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 31 (63.27%) WebSphere
2 23 (46.94%) WebLogic
3 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
3 10 (20.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (10.20%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
1 10 (20.41%) SSL
2 4 (8.16%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) Intranet
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 14 (28.57%) DB2
2 13 (26.53%) RDBMS
2 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.16%) MySQL
4 2 (4.08%) Hazelcast
4 2 (4.08%) Informix
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) JUnit
2 13 (26.53%) Ant
2 13 (26.53%) JIRA
2 13 (26.53%) Selenium
2 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
3 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 9 (18.37%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Java Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Software Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) Consultant
5 10 (20.41%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (14.29%) Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.16%) Team Leader
7 4 (8.16%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.08%) Programmer
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Support Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Web Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Java Architect
10 1 (2.04%) SOA Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) XML
2 26 (53.06%) HTML
3 18 (36.73%) CSS
4 15 (30.61%) JSON
4 15 (30.61%) jQuery
5 13 (26.53%) HTML5
5 13 (26.53%) CSS3
5 13 (26.53%) PhoneGap
5 13 (26.53%) AngularJS
6 11 (22.45%) Java EE
7 7 (14.29%) Web Services
7 7 (14.29%) Spring
8 6 (12.24%) J2EE
9 5 (10.20%) JSP
10 4 (8.16%) Middleware
10 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
11 3 (6.12%) JMS
11 3 (6.12%) Servlets
11 3 (6.12%) Struts
12 2 (4.08%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Open Source
2 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.16%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.16%) Smart Meter
4 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.08%) Web 2.0
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) UNIX
2 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 17 (34.69%) Windows
4 4 (8.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) SOA
2 16 (32.65%) MVC
3 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
4 13 (26.53%) OOP
4 13 (26.53%) Web Development
4 13 (26.53%) Mobile Development
5 10 (20.41%) High Availability
6 9 (18.37%) Time Management
7 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
8 4 (8.16%) Workflow
9 3 (6.12%) OO
9 3 (6.12%) ETL
9 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.12%) DevOps
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.12%) Change Management
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) Java
2 22 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 13 (26.53%) Python
4 13 (26.53%) Ruby
4 13 (26.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (6.12%) Sybase
3 3 (6.12%) BEA
3 3 (6.12%) i2
3 3 (6.12%) Vitria
3 3 (6.12%) Pega
4 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.04%) webMethods
5 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft