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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 188 171 145
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -26
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 46 62 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 1.09% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 3.10% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 83
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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
1941 2002 1999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.92% 35.17% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1810 1704
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Birmingham -35 16 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Coventry +11 15 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Warwickshire +3 9 £47,500 - 2
Shropshire -4 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Worcestershire - 2 £25,000 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 111 (98.23%) Java
2 75 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (61.95%) JavaScript
4 60 (53.10%) XML
5 49 (43.36%) HTML
6 41 (36.28%) Spring
7 38 (33.63%) SQL
8 37 (32.74%) OO
8 37 (32.74%) Mentoring
9 36 (31.86%) REST
9 36 (31.86%) SOAP
10 33 (29.20%) jQuery
11 30 (26.55%) MySQL
11 30 (26.55%) Eclipse
11 30 (26.55%) Hibernate
12 29 (25.66%) Ajax
12 29 (25.66%) CSS
12 29 (25.66%) JSON
13 28 (24.78%) Web Services
13 28 (24.78%) Scrum
14 23 (20.35%) JSP
15 22 (19.47%) Coaching
16 20 (17.70%) Degree
16 20 (17.70%) Oracle
16 20 (17.70%) TDD
16 20 (17.70%) Maven
17 17 (15.04%) Computer Science
17 17 (15.04%) Git (software)
17 17 (15.04%) HTML5
18 16 (14.16%) Software Engineering

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 15 (13.27%) JBoss
2 13 (11.50%) Apache
3 12 (10.62%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.65%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.77%) CICS
5 2 (1.77%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.77%) WildFly
6 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.88%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.55%) MySQL
2 11 (9.73%) SQLite
3 9 (7.96%) Big Data
4 8 (7.08%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.65%) GIS
8 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (26.55%) Eclipse
2 20 (17.70%) Maven
3 17 (15.04%) Git (software)
4 15 (13.27%) Ant
5 14 (12.39%) JUnit
6 12 (10.62%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.54%) IntelliJ
7 4 (3.54%) Selenium
7 4 (3.54%) Subversion
8 3 (2.65%) Hudson
9 1 (0.88%) Concordion
9 1 (0.88%) Mockito
General
1 12 (10.62%) Marketing
2 11 (9.73%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Retail
3 7 (6.19%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Advertising
4 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (58.41%) Developer
2 60 (53.10%) Java Developer
3 24 (21.24%) J2EE Developer
3 24 (21.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 17 (15.04%) Development Manager
5 15 (13.27%) Architect
6 13 (11.50%) Agile Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Agile Java Developer
7 11 (9.73%) Android Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Senior Agile Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (6.19%) Junior
10 7 (6.19%) Junior Developer
11 6 (5.31%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (53.10%) XML
2 49 (43.36%) HTML
3 41 (36.28%) Spring
4 36 (31.86%) REST
4 36 (31.86%) SOAP
5 33 (29.20%) jQuery
6 30 (26.55%) Hibernate
7 29 (25.66%) Ajax
7 29 (25.66%) CSS
7 29 (25.66%) JSON
8 28 (24.78%) Web Services
9 23 (20.35%) JSP
10 17 (15.04%) HTML5
11 14 (12.39%) Struts
12 13 (11.50%) J2SE
13 12 (10.62%) EJB
13 12 (10.62%) XSLT
14 11 (9.73%) Android SDK
14 11 (9.73%) J2ME
14 11 (9.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.73%) Social Media
3 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.85%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.08%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.42%) Photography
5 5 (4.42%) PKI
6 2 (1.77%) Fintech
6 2 (1.77%) Physics
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) DataPower
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.16%) Unix
2 13 (11.50%) Android
3 12 (10.62%) Linux
4 3 (2.65%) Solaris
4 3 (2.65%) SUSE
5 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Windows
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.74%) Mentoring
2 37 (32.74%) OO
3 28 (24.78%) Scrum
4 22 (19.47%) Coaching
5 20 (17.70%) TDD
6 16 (14.16%) Software Engineering
7 12 (10.62%) CRM
7 12 (10.62%) Service Management
7 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
8 11 (9.73%) Android Development
9 9 (7.96%) MVC
9 9 (7.96%) OOD
10 7 (6.19%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.31%) SOA
11 6 (5.31%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.42%) Microservices
12 5 (4.42%) Time Management
13 4 (3.54%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 111 (98.23%) Java
2 70 (61.95%) JavaScript
3 38 (33.63%) SQL
4 11 (9.73%) PHP
4 11 (9.73%) Scala
5 3 (2.65%) XPath
6 2 (1.77%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (17.70%) Degree
2 9 (7.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (17.70%) Oracle
2 14 (12.39%) SAP
3 12 (10.62%) ServiceNow
3 12 (10.62%) Sun
4 4 (3.54%) webMethods
5 3 (2.65%) Pega
6 2 (1.77%) BEA
6 2 (1.77%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Escenic
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