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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 156 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -3
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 76 105 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 2.11% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 5.93% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71 86 94
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
1822 1772 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.19% 35.65% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1605 1274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Walsall - 28 £80,000 -
Coventry -38 19 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Birmingham -9 14 £37,500 -2.59% 5
Worcestershire -4 9 £35,000 -28.20% 1
Staffordshire +2 3 £42,500 -9.57% 2
Warwickshire -24 3 £52,500 - 2
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (54.07%) JavaScript
3 62 (45.93%) XML
4 60 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (37.04%) OO
5 50 (37.04%) SQL
6 41 (30.37%) Ajax
7 35 (25.93%) Hibernate
8 34 (25.19%) Spring
9 33 (24.44%) Pega
10 32 (23.70%) Struts
11 31 (22.96%) JUnit
12 30 (22.22%) HTML
12 30 (22.22%) Web Services
12 30 (22.22%) Finance
13 28 (20.74%) JSP
13 28 (20.74%) Decision Table
13 28 (20.74%) Enterprise Architecture
14 27 (20.00%) TDD
15 25 (18.52%) Eclipse
15 25 (18.52%) Degree
16 24 (17.78%) Scrum
17 23 (17.04%) Linux
17 23 (17.04%) Servlets
17 23 (17.04%) EJB
18 19 (14.07%) Unix
18 19 (14.07%) Software Engineering
19 18 (13.33%) WebLogic
20 17 (12.59%) Java EE
20 17 (12.59%) Computer Science

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 11 (8.15%) JBoss
3 9 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.93%) Apache
5 7 (5.19%) FileNet
6 5 (3.70%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.48%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.74%) CICS
8 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) MySQL
2 11 (8.15%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.93%) MariaDB
4 7 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.44%) DB2
5 6 (4.44%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.74%) Big Data
8 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.74%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (22.96%) JUnit
2 25 (18.52%) Eclipse
3 13 (9.63%) Maven
4 12 (8.89%) Subversion
5 10 (7.41%) Selenium
6 9 (6.67%) IntelliJ
7 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.22%) Hudson
9 1 (0.74%) Ant
9 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.74%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.74%) Xcode
General
1 30 (22.22%) Finance
2 15 (11.11%) Retail
3 8 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (58.52%) Developer
2 64 (47.41%) Java Developer
3 32 (23.70%) J2EE Developer
4 31 (22.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 28 (20.74%) Senior Developer
5 28 (20.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (14.07%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 19 (14.07%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 18 (13.33%) Agile Developer
7 18 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
8 16 (11.85%) Senior Agile Developer
8 16 (11.85%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 11 (8.15%) Architect
10 8 (5.93%) Analyst
10 8 (5.93%) Software Analyst
11 7 (5.19%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.19%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.44%) Java Engineer
12 6 (4.44%) Software Test Analyst
12 6 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (45.93%) XML
2 41 (30.37%) Ajax
3 35 (25.93%) Hibernate
4 34 (25.19%) Spring
5 32 (23.70%) Struts
6 30 (22.22%) HTML
6 30 (22.22%) Web Services
7 28 (20.74%) JSP
8 23 (17.04%) EJB
8 23 (17.04%) Servlets
9 17 (12.59%) Java EE
10 16 (11.85%) J2SE
11 15 (11.11%) jQuery
11 15 (11.11%) REST
12 14 (10.37%) CSS
13 11 (8.15%) HTML5
13 11 (8.15%) SOAP
14 10 (7.41%) JSON
14 10 (7.41%) XSLT
15 9 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.22%) W3C
6 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.48%) RIA
6 2 (1.48%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.04%) Linux
2 19 (14.07%) Unix
3 6 (4.44%) Android
4 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.04%) OO
3 28 (20.74%) Decision Table
3 28 (20.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 27 (20.00%) TDD
5 24 (17.78%) Scrum
6 19 (14.07%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.37%) Unit Testing
8 12 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.89%) OOD
8 12 (8.89%) Process Improvement
8 12 (8.89%) Web Development
9 10 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.67%) Coaching
10 9 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.19%) Open Source
12 6 (4.44%) Agile Testing
12 6 (4.44%) Manual Testing
12 6 (4.44%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (54.07%) JavaScript
3 50 (37.04%) SQL
4 7 (5.19%) Scala
5 3 (2.22%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.48%) C#
6 2 (1.48%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.48%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (18.52%) Degree
2 8 (5.93%) Sun Certification
3 6 (4.44%) ISEB
3 6 (4.44%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.48%) OCMJD
4 2 (1.48%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (24.44%) Pega
2 14 (10.37%) Oracle
3 8 (5.93%) Sun
4 7 (5.19%) webMethods
5 4 (2.96%) BEA
6 3 (2.22%) IBM
7 2 (1.48%) Google
7 2 (1.48%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.74%) VMware
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Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Lichfield
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits
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