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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 107 108 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 114 83 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.24% 1.98% 2.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.03% 5.79% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 86 80 102
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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
1891 1433 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.10% 34.22% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1202 1701
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +6 65 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham -29 19 £41,250 -10.81% 2
Warwickshire -9 12 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Worcestershire -4 11 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Dudley - 2 £36,500 -
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 155 (77.89%) Java
2 120 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (55.78%) SQL
4 92 (46.23%) Oracle
5 82 (41.21%) Tomcat
6 80 (40.20%) Linux
7 74 (37.19%) Spring
8 61 (30.65%) Scrum
9 51 (25.63%) Hibernate
10 50 (25.13%) Software Engineering
11 46 (23.12%) JavaScript
12 45 (22.61%) HTML
13 44 (22.11%) Perl
14 42 (21.11%) Python
15 40 (20.10%) Maven
16 37 (18.59%) REST
17 36 (18.09%) .NET
18 35 (17.59%) UNIX
19 33 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (16.08%) Windows
20 32 (16.08%) Enterprise Software
21 31 (15.58%) Web Services
21 31 (15.58%) Solaris
21 31 (15.58%) Kanban
21 31 (15.58%) Java EE
22 30 (15.08%) XML
22 30 (15.08%) DevOps
23 28 (14.07%) Apache
23 28 (14.07%) SQL Server
24 27 (13.57%) IIS

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 82 (41.21%) Tomcat
2 28 (14.07%) Apache
3 27 (13.57%) IIS
4 20 (10.05%) GlassFish
5 12 (6.03%) JBoss
6 6 (3.02%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.02%) Apache Solr
6 6 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.51%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.51%) CMS
8 3 (1.51%) Sonic ESB
9 2 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.50%) MQSI
10 1 (0.50%) PegaRULES
10 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.50%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.50%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.50%) MS Project
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Enfinity
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.55%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.54%) Internet
2 6 (3.02%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.07%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (10.05%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.04%) Big Data
5 15 (7.54%) DB2
5 15 (7.54%) MySQL
6 12 (6.03%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.01%) Informix
9 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (20.10%) Maven
2 22 (11.06%) JUnit
3 14 (7.04%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.53%) Hudson
5 9 (4.52%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.52%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.52%) Ant
6 7 (3.52%) Subversion
7 4 (2.01%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.50%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.50%) Gradle
8 1 (0.50%) Liquibase
General
1 11 (5.53%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Retail
3 2 (1.01%) Banking
3 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (60.80%) Developer
2 97 (48.74%) Java Developer
3 44 (22.11%) Senior Developer
4 43 (21.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (15.58%) Software Engineer
6 30 (15.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 23 (11.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 23 (11.56%) J2EE Developer
8 18 (9.05%) Applications Support
9 16 (8.04%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (7.54%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (5.53%) Analyst
12 10 (5.03%) Architect
12 10 (5.03%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
13 9 (4.52%) Graduate
13 9 (4.52%) Senior J2EE Developer
14 8 (4.02%) Team Leader
14 8 (4.02%) Developer Analyst
14 8 (4.02%) Applications Developer
14 8 (4.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (37.19%) Spring
2 51 (25.63%) Hibernate
3 45 (22.61%) HTML
4 37 (18.59%) REST
5 36 (18.09%) .NET
6 31 (15.58%) Web Services
6 31 (15.58%) Java EE
7 30 (15.08%) XML
8 27 (13.57%) EJB
8 27 (13.57%) JMS
9 24 (12.06%) JSP
9 24 (12.06%) RESTful
10 22 (11.06%) Struts
11 20 (10.05%) CSS
12 14 (7.04%) XHTML
12 14 (7.04%) Ajax
13 13 (6.53%) Servlets
13 13 (6.53%) Spring MVC
14 10 (5.03%) XSLT
14 10 (5.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.08%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.03%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.52%) Open Source
4 7 (3.52%) GIS
5 6 (3.02%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.01%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.51%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (40.20%) Linux
2 35 (17.59%) UNIX
3 32 (16.08%) Windows
4 31 (15.58%) Solaris
5 4 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.01%) Android
6 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (60.30%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.65%) Scrum
3 50 (25.13%) Software Engineering
4 33 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (15.58%) Kanban
6 30 (15.08%) DevOps
7 26 (13.07%) TDD
8 25 (12.56%) Mentoring
9 23 (11.56%) SOA
10 21 (10.55%) UML
11 19 (9.55%) MVC
11 19 (9.55%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (8.54%) ITIL
13 13 (6.53%) OO
14 12 (6.03%) Refactoring
15 10 (5.03%) Unit Testing
15 10 (5.03%) Software Deployment
15 10 (5.03%) Project Management
16 9 (4.52%) Service Management
17 7 (3.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 155 (77.89%) Java
2 111 (55.78%) SQL
3 46 (23.12%) JavaScript
4 44 (22.11%) Perl
5 42 (21.11%) Python
6 23 (11.56%) Shell Script
7 17 (8.54%) Ruby
8 15 (7.54%) PowerShell
9 14 (7.04%) C#
10 5 (2.51%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.51%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.51%) XPath
11 4 (2.01%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.51%) VB
12 3 (1.51%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.01%) C
13 2 (1.01%) C++
13 2 (1.01%) PHP
13 2 (1.01%) Groovy
14 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (12.06%) Degree
2 8 (4.02%) Sun Certification
2 8 (4.02%) OCPJP
2 8 (4.02%) OCMJD
3 4 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) VCP4
5 1 (0.50%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) SLA
2 4 (2.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (13.57%) Tivoli
2 26 (13.07%) Nagios
3 17 (8.54%) Puppet
4 14 (7.04%) Unicenter
4 14 (7.04%) Ansible
4 14 (7.04%) BladeLogic
5 13 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (6.03%) OpenNMS
7 11 (5.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 92 (46.23%) Oracle
2 8 (4.02%) Sun
3 6 (3.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.01%) Open Text
4 4 (2.01%) Intershop
5 3 (1.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.50%) Pega
6 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) hybris
6 1 (0.50%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) Citrix
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago