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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat JBoss
Rank 103 98 99
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing JBoss 27 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.34% 1.10% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.49% 6.23% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
416 321 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.59% 17.59% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 376 276 288
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 2014.

JBoss Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JBoss
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (74.07%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) Oracle
3 32 (59.26%) Tomcat
3 32 (59.26%) WebSphere
4 29 (53.70%) WebLogic
5 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
6 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
7 20 (37.04%) XML
8 18 (33.33%) HTML
8 18 (33.33%) CSS
9 16 (29.63%) Web Services
10 15 (27.78%) MVC
10 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
10 15 (27.78%) jQuery
11 14 (25.93%) SQL
12 13 (24.07%) Spring
13 12 (22.22%) Finance
13 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (20.37%) SOAP
14 11 (20.37%) Computer Science
15 10 (18.52%) Apache
15 10 (18.52%) Degree
15 10 (18.52%) Selenium
15 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
16 9 (16.67%) UNIX
16 9 (16.67%) JMS
16 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 9 (16.67%) Internet
17 8 (14.81%) OO
17 8 (14.81%) LDAP

JBoss
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (59.26%) Tomcat
1 32 (59.26%) WebSphere
2 29 (53.70%) WebLogic
3 10 (18.52%) Apache
4 6 (11.11%) MQSeries
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Internet
2 8 (14.81%) LDAP
3 2 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) DB2
2 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.26%) MySQL
4 4 (7.41%) JasperReports
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.70%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Selenium
2 7 (12.96%) JUnit
3 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.11%) Ant
3 6 (11.11%) JIRA
3 6 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.41%) FitNesse
4 4 (7.41%) Subversion
4 4 (7.41%) Maven
5 2 (3.70%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Developer
2 15 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) Implementation Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 6 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
5 6 (11.11%) Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Integration Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Web Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Support Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) XML
2 18 (33.33%) HTML
2 18 (33.33%) CSS
3 16 (29.63%) Web Services
4 15 (27.78%) jQuery
5 13 (24.07%) Spring
6 11 (20.37%) SOAP
7 9 (16.67%) JMS
8 8 (14.81%) JSON
9 7 (12.96%) Hibernate
9 7 (12.96%) XSLT
9 7 (12.96%) J2EE
9 7 (12.96%) YUI
10 6 (11.11%) HTML5
10 6 (11.11%) CSS3
10 6 (11.11%) PhoneGap
10 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 6 (11.11%) Apache Camel
10 6 (11.11%) Struts
10 6 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.26%) N-Tier
3 5 (9.26%) Smart Meter
3 5 (9.26%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) Open Source
4 2 (3.70%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) MVC
1 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 8 (14.81%) OO
5 7 (12.96%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (11.11%) UML
6 6 (11.11%) OOP
6 6 (11.11%) SOA
7 5 (9.26%) Workflow
7 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.41%) Migration
9 3 (5.56%) TDD
9 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.70%) Web Development
10 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (74.07%) Java
2 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.93%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Oracle
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) Talend
4 5 (9.26%) Sybase
4 5 (9.26%) IBM
4 5 (9.26%) BEA
4 5 (9.26%) Vitria
4 5 (9.26%) Pega