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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 137 90 146
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +56
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 83 129 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.55% 2.66% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.63% 7.15% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81 124 55
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
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
1791 1804 2056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.45% 37.18% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1578 1871
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -10 34 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham -17 28 £37,500 -21.05%
Warwickshire -23 12 £47,500 -9.52%
Worcestershire +1 3 £52,500 +29.62%
Staffordshire +1 3 £47,000 +10.58%
Dudley - 1 £36,500 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 161 (94.15%) Java
2 99 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (47.37%) SQL
4 73 (42.69%) Oracle
5 64 (37.43%) Spring
6 57 (33.33%) Linux
7 54 (31.58%) HTML
7 54 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 49 (28.65%) Tomcat
9 46 (26.90%) Apache
10 45 (26.32%) Hibernate
10 45 (26.32%) Scrum
11 41 (23.98%) JavaScript
11 41 (23.98%) Web Services
11 41 (23.98%) REST
12 36 (21.05%) RESTful
13 34 (19.88%) Perl
13 34 (19.88%) PostgreSQL
14 33 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
15 32 (18.71%) Python
16 30 (17.54%) XHTML
17 29 (16.96%) XML
18 28 (16.37%) Java EE
18 28 (16.37%) Big Data
19 27 (15.79%) DB2
20 25 (14.62%) Maven
21 24 (14.04%) UNIX
22 22 (12.87%) CSS
23 21 (12.28%) UML
23 21 (12.28%) TDD

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 49 (28.65%) Tomcat
2 46 (26.90%) Apache
3 11 (6.43%) GlassFish
4 9 (5.26%) JBoss
5 5 (2.92%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.75%) Sonic ESB
7 3 (1.75%) CMS
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.58%) Mule
9 1 (0.58%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.58%) Confluence
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.58%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.58%) FileNet
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Enfinity
2 3 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.70%) Internet
2 4 (2.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.88%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (16.37%) Big Data
3 27 (15.79%) DB2
4 15 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.77%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.51%) MySQL
6 4 (2.34%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.75%) JasperReports
7 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (14.62%) Maven
2 12 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.85%) Hudson
3 10 (5.85%) JUnit
4 9 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 9 (5.26%) Subversion
5 7 (4.09%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.92%) Ant
7 3 (1.75%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.75%) Selenium
7 3 (1.75%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.58%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 14 (8.19%) Finance
2 10 (5.85%) Retail
3 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.75%) Marketing
4 3 (1.75%) Electronics
5 2 (1.17%) Games
5 2 (1.17%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 112 (65.50%) Developer
2 106 (61.99%) Java Developer
3 45 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 45 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 37 (21.64%) Software Engineer
5 33 (19.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 30 (17.54%) Java Software Engineer
7 24 (14.04%) J2EE Developer
8 15 (8.77%) Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Developer Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Software Support Analyst
10 10 (5.85%) Support Analyst
11 9 (5.26%) Architect
11 9 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (4.68%) Senior J2EE Developer
12 8 (4.68%) Software Developer
13 5 (2.92%) Project Manager
13 5 (2.92%) Java Software Developer
13 5 (2.92%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.43%) Spring
2 54 (31.58%) HTML
3 45 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 41 (23.98%) Web Services
4 41 (23.98%) REST
5 36 (21.05%) RESTful
6 30 (17.54%) XHTML
7 29 (16.96%) XML
8 28 (16.37%) Java EE
9 22 (12.87%) CSS
10 20 (11.70%) JSP
10 20 (11.70%) SOAP
10 20 (11.70%) Struts
11 17 (9.94%) JMS
12 15 (8.77%) EJB
13 12 (7.02%) XSLT
14 10 (5.85%) Servlets
14 10 (5.85%) Ajax
15 9 (5.26%) Spring MVC
15 9 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.60%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.85%) Open Source
4 6 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.92%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.75%) DTV
6 3 (1.75%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.17%) User Experience
7 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.58%) Equities
8 1 (0.58%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 57 (33.33%) Linux
2 24 (14.04%) UNIX
3 7 (4.09%) Solaris
4 2 (1.17%) Windows
5 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 45 (26.32%) Scrum
4 21 (12.28%) UML
4 21 (12.28%) TDD
5 20 (11.70%) Mentoring
6 17 (9.94%) OO
7 14 (8.19%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (8.19%) Unit Testing
8 13 (7.60%) MVC
9 12 (7.02%) SOA
10 11 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.43%) Kanban
11 8 (4.68%) Release Management
11 8 (4.68%) Project Management
12 7 (4.09%) Migration
12 7 (4.09%) Incident Management
12 7 (4.09%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.09%) Multithreading
12 7 (4.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 161 (94.15%) Java
2 81 (47.37%) SQL
3 41 (23.98%) JavaScript
4 34 (19.88%) Perl
5 32 (18.71%) Python
6 13 (7.60%) Shell Script
7 10 (5.85%) Ruby
8 7 (4.09%) C#
9 5 (2.92%) Groovy
10 4 (2.34%) XPath
11 2 (1.17%) VB
11 2 (1.17%) VBA
11 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.17%) VB6
11 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.58%) PHP
12 1 (0.58%) Scala
12 1 (0.58%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 14 (8.19%) Degree
2 11 (6.43%) Sun Certification
2 11 (6.43%) OCPJP
2 11 (6.43%) OCMJD
3 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.51%) Puppet
2 5 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.92%) Nagios
2 5 (2.92%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 73 (42.69%) Oracle
2 11 (6.43%) Sun
3 10 (5.85%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.34%) SAP
4 4 (2.34%) Open Text
4 4 (2.34%) Intershop
5 2 (1.17%) Google
6 1 (0.58%) Pega
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.58%) hybris
6 1 (0.58%) Twitter
6 1 (0.58%) IBM
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe
6 1 (0.58%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago