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 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
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 15 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.04% 4.42% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.05% 14.29% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
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
19 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.19% 30.94% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 27
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £65,000 £52,000
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 27 April 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 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) OLAP
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) JDeveloper

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (50.00%) JDeveloper
1 2 (50.00%) Log4j
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JBehave
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
1 2 (50.00%) Struts
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) User Stories
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Coverity
2 2 (50.00%) Guidewire