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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
J2EE Developer
Rank 180 184 157
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a J2EE Developer 17 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.36% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.38% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 34
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +7 7 £33,500 +3.07%
Birmingham - 2 £56,250 -
Warwickshire +5 1 £47,500 +26.66%
J2EE Developer
England

J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
2 20 (64.52%) Oracle
3 19 (61.29%) XML
3 19 (61.29%) Struts
4 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (51.61%) SQL
6 15 (48.39%) HTML
6 15 (48.39%) CSS
6 15 (48.39%) Spring
7 14 (45.16%) Linux
7 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
7 14 (45.16%) Scrum
8 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database
9 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
10 11 (35.48%) Apache
11 10 (32.26%) RESTful
12 9 (29.03%) Apache Solr
12 9 (29.03%) Grails
12 9 (29.03%) Groovy
12 9 (29.03%) JSON
12 9 (29.03%) REST
12 9 (29.03%) Social Media
12 9 (29.03%) CRM
12 9 (29.03%) B2B
12 9 (29.03%) B2C
12 9 (29.03%) SAX
12 9 (29.03%) SOAP
12 9 (29.03%) UNIX
12 9 (29.03%) XSD

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
2 11 (35.48%) Apache
3 9 (29.03%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) J2EE
2 19 (61.29%) XML
2 19 (61.29%) Struts
3 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) CSS
3 15 (48.39%) Spring
4 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
5 10 (32.26%) RESTful
6 9 (29.03%) Grails
6 9 (29.03%) JSON
6 9 (29.03%) REST
6 9 (29.03%) SAX
6 9 (29.03%) SOAP
6 9 (29.03%) XSD
6 9 (29.03%) DOM
7 7 (22.58%) JSP
8 6 (19.35%) Servlets
8 6 (19.35%) EJB
8 6 (19.35%) XSLT
9 5 (16.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Social Media
2 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) CRM
3 9 (29.03%) B2B
3 9 (29.03%) B2C
3 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) OOD
7 1 (3.23%) BDD
7 1 (3.23%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Groovy
3 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) OCPJP
1 7 (22.58%) OCMJD
1 7 (22.58%) Sun Certification
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Sun
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Google