The table below looks at the statistics for the J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 209 197 178
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 9 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.27% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 16
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -21.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5285 5270 4524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.47% 94.78% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4384 4466 3887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

J2EE Developer
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 J2EE Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 +2 9 £32,500 -
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) J2EE
2 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (76.00%) Struts
4 18 (72.00%) SQL
5 17 (68.00%) Oracle
5 17 (68.00%) Spring
6 16 (64.00%) Linux
6 16 (64.00%) Tomcat
7 15 (60.00%) Hibernate
8 13 (52.00%) OCPJP
8 13 (52.00%) OCMJD
8 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
8 13 (52.00%) Degree
8 13 (52.00%) Apache
8 13 (52.00%) Sun
8 13 (52.00%) Sun Certification
8 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (32.00%) XML
10 7 (28.00%) CSS
10 7 (28.00%) HTML
10 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (28.00%) Scrum
11 6 (24.00%) JSP
12 5 (20.00%) XSLT
13 4 (16.00%) Servlets
13 4 (16.00%) J2SE
13 4 (16.00%) TDD
13 4 (16.00%) Retail
14 3 (12.00%) Software Testing

J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (64.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (52.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) J2EE
2 19 (76.00%) Struts
3 17 (68.00%) Spring
4 15 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (32.00%) XML
6 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 6 (24.00%) JSP
8 5 (20.00%) XSLT
9 4 (16.00%) Servlets
9 4 (16.00%) J2SE
10 3 (12.00%) JSON
10 3 (12.00%) SAX
10 3 (12.00%) SOAP
10 3 (12.00%) XSD
10 3 (12.00%) DOM
10 3 (12.00%) REST
10 3 (12.00%) Grails
10 3 (12.00%) RESTful
11 1 (4.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) OOD
5 3 (12.00%) B2B
5 3 (12.00%) B2C
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) OCPJP
1 13 (52.00%) OCMJD
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
1 13 (52.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook