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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 131 117 92
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -25
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 88 97 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.57% 1.79% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.34% 5.28% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 85 91 106
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £49,200 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2027 1838 1949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.21% 33.83% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1638 1691
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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 +4 46 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Birmingham +17 30 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Staffordshire -3 7 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Warwickshire -27 4 £48,750 +30.00%
Walsall - 1 £75,000 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 168 (95.45%) Java
2 88 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (47.73%) Oracle
4 76 (43.18%) SQL
5 58 (32.95%) Spring
6 57 (32.39%) Hibernate
7 56 (31.82%) Linux
8 54 (30.68%) Tomcat
9 53 (30.11%) Apache
9 53 (30.11%) HTML
10 49 (27.84%) JavaScript
11 39 (22.16%) Software Engineering
12 38 (21.59%) Web Services
12 38 (21.59%) Scrum
13 34 (19.32%) OO
14 32 (18.18%) JBoss
14 32 (18.18%) XML
14 32 (18.18%) Struts
14 32 (18.18%) SOAP
15 31 (17.61%) PostgreSQL
16 30 (17.05%) RESTful
17 27 (15.34%) JSP
18 24 (13.64%) SQL Server
18 24 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
19 23 (13.07%) CSS
19 23 (13.07%) XHTML
19 23 (13.07%) TDD
20 22 (12.50%) Degree
20 22 (12.50%) REST
20 22 (12.50%) Finance

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 54 (30.68%) Tomcat
2 53 (30.11%) Apache
3 7 (3.98%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.41%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.84%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.27%) Sonic ESB
7 3 (1.70%) FileNet
8 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.14%) Confluence
8 2 (1.14%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.14%) Mule
9 1 (0.57%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.57%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (3.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Maximo
2 1 (0.57%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.66%) Internet
2 3 (1.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.61%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 21 (11.93%) DB2
4 20 (11.36%) Big Data
5 13 (7.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (6.82%) JasperReports
6 12 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (5.11%) MySQL
8 8 (4.55%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.98%) Oracle Database
9 7 (3.98%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.70%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.70%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (11.36%) Maven
1 20 (11.36%) Eclipse
2 19 (10.80%) Subversion
3 15 (8.52%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.82%) Selenium
4 12 (6.82%) FitNesse
5 9 (5.11%) Hudson
6 5 (2.84%) Ant
6 5 (2.84%) JUnit
7 3 (1.70%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.14%) JIRA
9 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.57%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (12.50%) Finance
2 11 (6.25%) Retail
2 11 (6.25%) Games
3 5 (2.84%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.70%) Marketing
5 3 (1.70%) Electronics
6 2 (1.14%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 104 (59.09%) Developer
2 102 (57.95%) Java Developer
3 37 (21.02%) Senior Developer
3 37 (21.02%) Senior Java Developer
4 34 (19.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 23 (13.07%) Software Engineer
6 22 (12.50%) Analyst
6 22 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
6 22 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 16 (9.09%) Software Support Analyst
7 16 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
8 13 (7.39%) Architect
9 9 (5.11%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.11%) Team Leader
9 9 (5.11%) Java Team Leader
10 7 (3.98%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.41%) Integration Architect
11 6 (3.41%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (32.95%) Spring
2 57 (32.39%) Hibernate
3 53 (30.11%) HTML
4 38 (21.59%) Web Services
5 32 (18.18%) XML
5 32 (18.18%) Struts
5 32 (18.18%) SOAP
6 30 (17.05%) RESTful
7 27 (15.34%) JSP
8 23 (13.07%) CSS
8 23 (13.07%) XHTML
9 22 (12.50%) REST
9 22 (12.50%) XSLT
10 18 (10.23%) Ajax
11 17 (9.66%) Java EE
12 16 (9.09%) JMS
13 15 (8.52%) Spring MVC
14 13 (7.39%) JMX
15 12 (6.82%) ActiveMQ
16 11 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.84%) Open Source
4 4 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.70%) DTV
5 3 (1.70%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.14%) Social Media
6 2 (1.14%) iPhone
7 1 (0.57%) Clustering
7 1 (0.57%) Equities
7 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 56 (31.82%) Linux
2 19 (10.80%) UNIX
3 6 (3.41%) Solaris
4 3 (1.70%) Windows
5 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.16%) Software Engineering
3 38 (21.59%) Scrum
4 34 (19.32%) OO
5 23 (13.07%) TDD
6 21 (11.93%) Unit Testing
7 17 (9.66%) MVC
8 15 (8.52%) Multithreading
9 14 (7.95%) Mentoring
10 10 (5.68%) Project Management
11 9 (5.11%) OOP
12 7 (3.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.98%) UML
13 6 (3.41%) SOA
13 6 (3.41%) RUP
13 6 (3.41%) System Testing
13 6 (3.41%) Product Management
13 6 (3.41%) Business Development
13 6 (3.41%) Software Testing
13 6 (3.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 168 (95.45%) Java
2 76 (43.18%) SQL
3 49 (27.84%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.36%) Perl
4 20 (11.36%) Python
5 11 (6.25%) Ruby
6 9 (5.11%) Groovy
7 7 (3.98%) XPath
7 7 (3.98%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.98%) C
8 5 (2.84%) C++
9 4 (2.27%) C#
10 3 (1.70%) PHP
11 2 (1.14%) VB
11 2 (1.14%) VBA
11 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.14%) Scala
11 2 (1.14%) Clojure
12 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (12.50%) Degree
2 19 (10.80%) Sun Certification
3 17 (9.66%) OCPJP
4 16 (9.09%) OCMJD
5 5 (2.84%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.70%) OCP
6 3 (1.70%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) PMP
8 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) COBIT
Vendors
1 84 (47.73%) Oracle
2 32 (18.18%) JBoss
3 19 (10.80%) Sun
4 11 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.27%) SAP
5 4 (2.27%) Google
6 3 (1.70%) IBM
7 2 (1.14%) Adobe
7 2 (1.14%) Twitter
8 1 (0.57%) Pega
8 1 (0.57%) hybris
8 1 (0.57%) HP
8 1 (0.57%) Software AG
8 1 (0.57%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.57%) Retek
8 1 (0.57%) webMethods
8 1 (0.57%) ATG
8 1 (0.57%) Kofax
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bens, flexible hours, 25 days hol
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago
Stafford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & expenses
Posted: 27 days ago