The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EJB 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
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 198 172 198
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Permanent jobs citing EJB 18 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.58% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.55% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 3
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,625 £40,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.41% -5.29%
EJB
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1791 1804 2056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.45% 37.18% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1578 1871
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

EJB
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

EJB Salary Trend in the West Midlands

EJB
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing EJB across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

EJB Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

EJB
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -14 10 £40,000 +23.07%
Birmingham -7 6 £44,500 -38.62%
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing EJB 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 EJB.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) GlassFish
4 15 (57.69%) J2EE
5 14 (53.85%) JPA
6 13 (50.00%) JMS
6 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (50.00%) Spring
6 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (46.15%) Linux
7 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
7 12 (46.15%) REST
8 11 (42.31%) Java EE
9 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
9 9 (34.62%) Scrum
9 9 (34.62%) EJB 3.0
10 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (26.92%) Perl
11 7 (26.92%) JUnit
11 7 (26.92%) UNIX
11 7 (26.92%) Python
11 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (26.92%) Maven
11 7 (26.92%) Ruby
11 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (26.92%) Kanban
11 7 (26.92%) SaaS
11 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
12 6 (23.08%) JSP
12 6 (23.08%) OOA/OOD

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing EJB 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 EJB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (61.54%) GlassFish
2 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
3 5 (19.23%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JUnit
1 7 (26.92%) Maven
2 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) Toad
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) PVCS
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) Java Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Software Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) J2EE Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) J2EE
2 14 (53.85%) JPA
3 13 (50.00%) JMS
3 13 (50.00%) Spring
4 12 (46.15%) REST
5 11 (42.31%) Java EE
6 9 (34.62%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (23.08%) Java SE
7 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 6 (23.08%) JSP
8 4 (15.38%) Servlets
8 4 (15.38%) CSS
8 4 (15.38%) HTML
8 4 (15.38%) GWT
9 3 (11.54%) Web Services
10 2 (7.69%) XML
10 2 (7.69%) JSON
10 2 (7.69%) JSF
10 2 (7.69%) Ajax
10 2 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) Kanban
4 6 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (23.08%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) Refactoring
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
4 7 (26.92%) Ruby
4 7 (26.92%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
1 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.85%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (3.85%) OCPJP
2 1 (3.85%) OCMJD
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
1 5 (19.23%) OpenNMS
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Sun