The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 35 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.48% 2.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £80,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
J2EE
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 30 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.75% 21.90% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 41
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

J2EE
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Midlands region.

J2EE Salary Trend in the Midlands

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (57.14%) JSP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) JDeveloper
4 2 (28.57%) BEA
4 2 (28.57%) CTI
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Back Office
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (28.57%) JDeveloper
1 2 (28.57%) Log4j
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JBehave
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Development Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) Struts
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) EJB
2 2 (28.57%) JDBC
2 2 (28.57%) JPA
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Lucene
3 1 (14.29%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) BEA
2 2 (28.57%) Coverity
2 2 (28.57%) Guidewire
3 1 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (14.29%) ATG
3 1 (14.29%) Endeca
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sun