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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 130 84 134
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +50
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 86 150 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.52% 2.85% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.47% 7.68% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 85 143 53
Average salary £38,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,725 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.97% +6.48%
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
1926 1954 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.14% 37.14% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1741 1812
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
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 24 November 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 November 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 -9 39 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Birmingham -26 28 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Warwickshire -37 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Staffordshire -4 6 £44,750 -0.55% 1
Walsall -4 1 £75,000 +50.00%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 158 (91.86%) Java
2 89 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (45.35%) SQL
4 76 (44.19%) Oracle
5 58 (33.72%) Linux
6 54 (31.40%) HTML
6 54 (31.40%) Spring
7 49 (28.49%) Apache
8 46 (26.74%) Tomcat
8 46 (26.74%) Software Engineering
9 44 (25.58%) Hibernate
10 40 (23.26%) Scrum
11 39 (22.67%) Web Services
12 38 (22.09%) JavaScript
13 36 (20.93%) REST
14 34 (19.77%) RESTful
15 30 (17.44%) PostgreSQL
15 30 (17.44%) XHTML
16 29 (16.86%) XML
17 28 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (15.70%) Perl
18 27 (15.70%) Python
18 27 (15.70%) Big Data
19 26 (15.12%) Java EE
19 26 (15.12%) DB2
20 24 (13.95%) UNIX
21 22 (12.79%) CSS
22 21 (12.21%) Internet
23 20 (11.63%) Finance
23 20 (11.63%) JSP

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (28.49%) Apache
2 46 (26.74%) Tomcat
3 13 (7.56%) JBoss
4 6 (3.49%) GlassFish
5 3 (1.74%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.74%) Sonic ESB
5 3 (1.74%) CMS
6 2 (1.16%) FileNet
6 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.58%) PegaRULES
7 1 (0.58%) Confluence
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.58%) Mule
7 1 (0.58%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 7 (4.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Enfinity
2 3 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.21%) Internet
2 3 (1.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.44%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (15.70%) Big Data
3 26 (15.12%) DB2
4 17 (9.88%) SQL Server
5 12 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.91%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.33%) JasperReports
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.74%) MySQL
8 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (9.88%) Maven
2 12 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 11 (6.40%) Hudson
4 8 (4.65%) Subversion
4 8 (4.65%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.33%) JUnit
6 4 (2.33%) Selenium
6 4 (2.33%) FitNesse
7 3 (1.74%) Ant
8 1 (0.58%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.58%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 20 (11.63%) Finance
2 9 (5.23%) Retail
3 4 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.74%) Electronics
4 3 (1.74%) Games
4 3 (1.74%) Marketing
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 111 (64.53%) Developer
2 106 (61.63%) Java Developer
3 38 (22.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 38 (22.09%) Senior Developer
4 34 (19.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 30 (17.44%) Software Engineer
6 27 (15.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 24 (13.95%) J2EE Developer
8 19 (11.05%) Analyst
9 12 (6.98%) Support Analyst
9 12 (6.98%) Developer Analyst
9 12 (6.98%) Software Support Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Architect
11 7 (4.07%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.91%) QA Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) Quality Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (31.40%) HTML
1 54 (31.40%) Spring
2 44 (25.58%) Hibernate
3 39 (22.67%) Web Services
4 36 (20.93%) REST
5 34 (19.77%) RESTful
6 30 (17.44%) XHTML
7 29 (16.86%) XML
8 26 (15.12%) Java EE
9 22 (12.79%) CSS
10 20 (11.63%) JSP
10 20 (11.63%) Struts
11 18 (10.47%) SOAP
12 12 (6.98%) JMS
13 11 (6.40%) Servlets
13 11 (6.40%) Ajax
14 10 (5.81%) XSLT
15 9 (5.23%) EJB
15 9 (5.23%) Middleware
16 8 (4.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.28%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.72%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.81%) Open Source
4 6 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.74%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.74%) User Experience
5 3 (1.74%) DTV
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Clustering
6 1 (0.58%) Equities
6 1 (0.58%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.58%) Social Media
6 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.72%) Linux
2 24 (13.95%) UNIX
3 10 (5.81%) Solaris
4 3 (1.74%) Windows
5 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.74%) Software Engineering
3 40 (23.26%) Scrum
4 20 (11.63%) OO
5 19 (11.05%) TDD
6 16 (9.30%) UML
7 15 (8.72%) Mentoring
8 10 (5.81%) Unit Testing
9 9 (5.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (5.23%) MVC
9 9 (5.23%) SOA
9 9 (5.23%) Project Management
10 8 (4.65%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.65%) Migration
10 8 (4.65%) Release Management
11 7 (4.07%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.07%) System Testing
11 7 (4.07%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (4.07%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (91.86%) Java
2 78 (45.35%) SQL
3 38 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.70%) Perl
4 27 (15.70%) Python
5 9 (5.23%) Shell Script
5 9 (5.23%) Ruby
6 6 (3.49%) C#
7 5 (2.91%) Groovy
8 4 (2.33%) C
9 3 (1.74%) C++
9 3 (1.74%) VB
9 3 (1.74%) VBA
10 2 (1.16%) PHP
10 2 (1.16%) VB6
10 2 (1.16%) XPath
11 1 (0.58%) Scala
11 1 (0.58%) Clojure
11 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.72%) Degree
2 12 (6.98%) Sun Certification
2 12 (6.98%) OCPJP
2 12 (6.98%) OCMJD
3 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) Puppet
2 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.16%) Nagios
2 2 (1.16%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 76 (44.19%) Oracle
2 12 (6.98%) Sun
3 11 (6.40%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.33%) SAP
4 4 (2.33%) Open Text
4 4 (2.33%) Intershop
5 2 (1.16%) Google
5 2 (1.16%) hybris
5 2 (1.16%) IBM
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe
6 1 (0.58%) HP
6 1 (0.58%) Kofax
6 1 (0.58%) ATG
6 1 (0.58%) Twitter
6 1 (0.58%) Pega
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £80k - 100k per year + £5K Car Allowance + 10 % Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 46 days hols + Great Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch
People Source
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits package incl. bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago