The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE 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 J2EE over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 106 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 106 104 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.02% 2.26% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 6.53% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 74 93 93
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,100 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2044 1592 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.90% 34.59% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 1355 1683
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

J2EE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

J2EE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

J2EE
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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 +8 63 £40,000 +2.56% 5
Birmingham -32 16 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Warwickshire -11 13 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Worcestershire +1 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Staffordshire -10 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Dudley - 1 £36,500 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 142 (75.53%) Java
2 118 (62.77%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (55.85%) SQL
4 86 (45.74%) Oracle
5 84 (44.68%) Tomcat
6 75 (39.89%) Linux
7 69 (36.70%) Spring
8 62 (32.98%) Scrum
9 47 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 45 (23.94%) Maven
11 44 (23.40%) Hibernate
12 43 (22.87%) Perl
13 42 (22.34%) .NET
14 41 (21.81%) Software Engineering
15 40 (21.28%) HTML
16 37 (19.68%) XML
16 37 (19.68%) Python
17 36 (19.15%) UNIX
18 35 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (18.62%) Kanban
19 32 (17.02%) Windows
19 32 (17.02%) Solaris
20 31 (16.49%) SQL Server
20 31 (16.49%) EJB
20 31 (16.49%) JMS
20 31 (16.49%) REST
20 31 (16.49%) DevOps
21 30 (15.96%) Java EE
21 30 (15.96%) Enterprise Software
22 29 (15.43%) Shell Script

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 84 (44.68%) Tomcat
2 28 (14.89%) IIS
3 22 (11.70%) GlassFish
4 20 (10.64%) Apache
5 12 (6.38%) JBoss
6 7 (3.72%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.19%) Apache Solr
7 6 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.66%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.60%) CMS
10 2 (1.06%) Sonic ESB
11 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.53%) MQSI
11 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.53%) MS Project
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.13%) Enfinity
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.17%) SaaS
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.91%) Internet
2 9 (4.79%) HTTP
3 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.70%) Relational Database
3 21 (11.17%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (9.04%) MySQL
5 15 (7.98%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.26%) Big Data
7 6 (3.19%) DB2
8 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.06%) Informix
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 45 (23.94%) Maven
2 23 (12.23%) JUnit
3 14 (7.45%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.91%) Hudson
5 10 (5.32%) Eclipse
5 10 (5.32%) Ant
5 10 (5.32%) Subversion
6 8 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.72%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.53%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.53%) Gradle
8 1 (0.53%) Liquibase
General
1 11 (5.85%) Retail
2 10 (5.32%) Finance
3 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 114 (60.64%) Developer
2 87 (46.28%) Java Developer
3 45 (23.94%) Senior Developer
4 44 (23.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (13.30%) Software Engineer
5 25 (13.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 25 (13.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (10.11%) J2EE Developer
7 18 (9.57%) Applications Support
8 17 (9.04%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (6.38%) Graduate
10 11 (5.85%) Architect
11 10 (5.32%) Applications Developer
11 10 (5.32%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 9 (4.79%) Senior J2EE Developer
13 8 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
13 8 (4.26%) Team Leader
13 8 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 7 (3.72%) Agile Java Developer
14 7 (3.72%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (36.70%) Spring
2 44 (23.40%) Hibernate
3 42 (22.34%) .NET
4 40 (21.28%) HTML
5 37 (19.68%) XML
6 31 (16.49%) EJB
6 31 (16.49%) JMS
6 31 (16.49%) REST
7 30 (15.96%) Java EE
8 28 (14.89%) JSP
9 24 (12.77%) Web Services
10 21 (11.17%) Struts
11 20 (10.64%) CSS
12 16 (8.51%) Servlets
12 16 (8.51%) RESTful
13 15 (7.98%) Ajax
14 13 (6.91%) XSLT
15 11 (5.85%) JSON
15 11 (5.85%) Spring MVC
16 9 (4.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.96%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.79%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.79%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.79%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.79%) GIS
4 7 (3.72%) Open Source
5 5 (2.66%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.60%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 75 (39.89%) Linux
2 36 (19.15%) UNIX
3 32 (17.02%) Windows
3 32 (17.02%) Solaris
4 4 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.13%) Android
5 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (62.77%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (32.98%) Scrum
3 41 (21.81%) Software Engineering
4 35 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (18.62%) Kanban
5 31 (16.49%) DevOps
6 28 (14.89%) TDD
7 27 (14.36%) SOA
8 26 (13.83%) Mentoring
9 24 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (10.64%) ITIL
10 20 (10.64%) UML
11 17 (9.04%) MVC
12 15 (7.98%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (7.45%) Refactoring
13 14 (7.45%) Unit Testing
13 14 (7.45%) OO
14 12 (6.38%) Service Management
15 11 (5.85%) Software Deployment
16 8 (4.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (75.53%) Java
2 105 (55.85%) SQL
3 47 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 43 (22.87%) Perl
5 37 (19.68%) Python
6 29 (15.43%) Shell Script
7 19 (10.11%) Ruby
8 16 (8.51%) PowerShell
9 15 (7.98%) C#
10 8 (4.26%) XPath
11 6 (3.19%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.66%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.13%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.13%) C
13 4 (2.13%) C++
14 3 (1.60%) VB
14 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.06%) PHP
15 2 (1.06%) Groovy
16 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.13%) Sun Certification
2 4 (2.13%) OCPJP
2 4 (2.13%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) SLA
2 3 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (15.43%) Nagios
2 28 (14.89%) Tivoli
3 20 (10.64%) Puppet
4 15 (7.98%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (7.98%) Ansible
4 15 (7.98%) Unicenter
4 15 (7.98%) BladeLogic
5 14 (7.45%) OpenNMS
6 12 (6.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 86 (45.74%) Oracle
2 5 (2.66%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.13%) Sun
3 4 (2.13%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.13%) OpenText
3 4 (2.13%) Intershop
4 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.53%) hybris
4 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.53%) SAP
4 1 (0.53%) HP
4 1 (0.53%) Citrix
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Salary: £58000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £52000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
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Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago