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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 170 161 145
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 59 60 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 1.11% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.06% 3.14% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 56 85
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
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 1912 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.79% 35.36% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1646 1729 1756
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,606 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing J2EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +9 22 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Birmingham -32 18 £52,500 -30.00% 3
Warwickshire +8 13 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Shropshire -8 2 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £53,000 - 2
Worcestershire - 1 £25,000 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 108 (97.30%) Java
2 75 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (58.56%) JavaScript
4 49 (44.14%) XML
5 45 (40.54%) Spring
6 41 (36.94%) HTML
7 38 (34.23%) Hibernate
8 35 (31.53%) SQL
8 35 (31.53%) Mentoring
9 29 (26.13%) REST
9 29 (26.13%) SOAP
10 28 (25.23%) Scrum
11 27 (24.32%) OO
11 27 (24.32%) jQuery
12 26 (23.42%) Web Services
13 25 (22.52%) CSS
14 24 (21.62%) Oracle
15 23 (20.72%) MySQL
16 22 (19.82%) JSP
16 22 (19.82%) Eclipse
16 22 (19.82%) Degree
17 21 (18.92%) JSON
17 21 (18.92%) Ajax
18 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
19 18 (16.22%) Computer Science
20 17 (15.32%) Coaching
20 17 (15.32%) TDD
20 17 (15.32%) JBoss
20 17 (15.32%) Linux
20 17 (15.32%) Unix

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.32%) JBoss
2 16 (14.41%) Tomcat
3 13 (11.71%) Apache
3 13 (11.71%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.50%) GlassFish
5 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.80%) CICS
6 2 (1.80%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.80%) WildFly
7 1 (0.90%) IBM Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) MySQL
2 13 (11.71%) Big Data
3 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.31%) SQLite
4 4 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (19.82%) Eclipse
2 17 (15.32%) JUnit
3 15 (13.51%) Maven
4 14 (12.61%) Git (software)
5 9 (8.11%) Ant
5 9 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.70%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.70%) Selenium
7 2 (1.80%) Log4j
8 1 (0.90%) Concordion
8 1 (0.90%) Mockito
8 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Banking
2 9 (8.11%) Marketing
2 9 (8.11%) Retail
3 2 (1.80%) Back Office
3 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.80%) Front Office
4 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (61.26%) Developer
2 64 (57.66%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.92%) J2EE Developer
3 21 (18.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 15 (13.51%) Development Manager
5 13 (11.71%) Architect
6 12 (10.81%) Agile Developer
6 12 (10.81%) Agile Java Developer
7 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.91%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Android Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Java Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Agile Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.14%) XML
2 45 (40.54%) Spring
3 41 (36.94%) HTML
4 38 (34.23%) Hibernate
5 29 (26.13%) REST
5 29 (26.13%) SOAP
6 27 (24.32%) jQuery
7 26 (23.42%) Web Services
8 25 (22.52%) CSS
9 22 (19.82%) JSP
10 21 (18.92%) Ajax
10 21 (18.92%) JSON
11 14 (12.61%) RESTful
12 12 (10.81%) EJB
12 12 (10.81%) HTML5
13 11 (9.91%) JMS
14 10 (9.01%) J2SE
14 10 (9.01%) Struts
15 7 (6.31%) Servlets
15 7 (6.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.71%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.31%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.31%) Social Media
4 6 (5.41%) PKI
5 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.70%) Fintech
6 3 (2.70%) Photography
7 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.90%) DataPower
8 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Physics
8 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.32%) Linux
1 17 (15.32%) Unix
2 9 (8.11%) Android
3 4 (3.60%) Solaris
3 4 (3.60%) SUSE
4 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.80%) Windows
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.53%) Mentoring
3 28 (25.23%) Scrum
4 27 (24.32%) OO
5 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
6 17 (15.32%) Coaching
6 17 (15.32%) TDD
7 9 (8.11%) CRM
7 9 (8.11%) Service Management
7 9 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 8 (7.21%) MVC
9 7 (6.31%) Android Development
9 7 (6.31%) OOD
10 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.50%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.50%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (4.50%) SOA
11 5 (4.50%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.50%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 108 (97.30%) Java
2 65 (58.56%) JavaScript
3 35 (31.53%) SQL
4 10 (9.01%) Scala
5 7 (6.31%) PHP
6 2 (1.80%) C#
7 1 (0.90%) C
7 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (19.82%) Degree
2 11 (9.91%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (21.62%) Oracle
2 15 (13.51%) Sun
3 13 (11.71%) SAP
4 9 (8.11%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.70%) webMethods
6 2 (1.80%) BEA
6 2 (1.80%) Google
6 2 (1.80%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits!!!
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Staffordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + competitive package
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Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
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