The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 190 198 182
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 12 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.27% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.29% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 18
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5095 5252 4656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.85% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 4398 4061
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
J2EE Developer
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 11 £32,500 -7.14%
Warwickshire +9 1 £42,500 +13.33%
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) J2EE
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) Oracle
4 18 (64.29%) Struts
4 18 (64.29%) Linux
4 18 (64.29%) Tomcat
5 17 (60.71%) SQL
6 15 (53.57%) Spring
7 14 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (42.86%) XML
9 11 (39.29%) HTML
9 11 (39.29%) CSS
9 11 (39.29%) Apache
9 11 (39.29%) Sun
9 11 (39.29%) Sun Certification
9 11 (39.29%) Scrum
9 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
9 11 (39.29%) OCPJP
9 11 (39.29%) OCMJD
9 11 (39.29%) Degree
9 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
10 7 (25.00%) Grails
10 7 (25.00%) Groovy
10 7 (25.00%) RESTful
10 7 (25.00%) Apache Solr
10 7 (25.00%) Social Media
10 7 (25.00%) REST
10 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
10 7 (25.00%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (64.29%) Tomcat
2 11 (39.29%) Apache
3 7 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) J2EE
2 18 (64.29%) Struts
3 15 (53.57%) Spring
4 14 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (42.86%) XML
6 11 (39.29%) HTML
6 11 (39.29%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) Grails
7 7 (25.00%) RESTful
7 7 (25.00%) REST
7 7 (25.00%) JSON
7 7 (25.00%) SAX
7 7 (25.00%) XSD
7 7 (25.00%) DOM
7 7 (25.00%) SOAP
8 6 (21.43%) JSP
9 5 (17.86%) XSLT
10 4 (14.29%) Servlets
10 4 (14.29%) J2SE
11 1 (3.57%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Scrum
2 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (25.00%) CRM
3 7 (25.00%) B2B
3 7 (25.00%) B2C
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) OOD
6 1 (3.57%) BDD
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Groovy
3 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Sun Certification
1 11 (39.29%) OCPJP
1 11 (39.29%) OCMJD
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 11 (39.29%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) Google