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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 144 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 79 86 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.36% 1.59% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.69% 4.28% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 77 83 85
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
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
2142 2011 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.82% 37.22% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 1729 1897
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 July 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
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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
Warwickshire +15 37 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Coventry -24 23 £58,000 +40.08%
Birmingham -32 12 £30,000 -32.20% 1
Solihull +10 4 £33,750 -3.57%
West Bromwich - 1 - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 139 (75.14%) Java
2 110 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (49.19%) SQL
4 88 (47.57%) Oracle
5 81 (43.78%) Spring
6 76 (41.08%) Tomcat
7 71 (38.38%) Linux
8 66 (35.68%) Hibernate
9 63 (34.05%) Scrum
10 56 (30.27%) HTML
11 51 (27.57%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (24.86%) JavaScript
13 45 (24.32%) Maven
14 44 (23.78%) Kanban
15 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
16 42 (22.70%) .NET
16 42 (22.70%) MySQL
17 41 (22.16%) TDD
18 37 (20.00%) DevOps
19 36 (19.46%) REST
20 35 (18.92%) Solaris
21 34 (18.38%) CSS
21 34 (18.38%) jQuery
22 33 (17.84%) Web Services
22 33 (17.84%) UNIX
23 32 (17.30%) Windows
23 32 (17.30%) XML
23 32 (17.30%) Perl
24 31 (16.76%) JSP
25 30 (16.22%) Struts

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 76 (41.08%) Tomcat
2 28 (15.14%) IIS
3 20 (10.81%) GlassFish
4 17 (9.19%) WebSphere
5 13 (7.03%) JBoss
6 11 (5.95%) Apache
7 8 (4.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.70%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.16%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.62%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.54%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.54%) Mule
11 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.54%) MQSI
Applications
1 11 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.54%) MS Project
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.81%) HTTP
2 11 (5.95%) Internet
3 3 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.08%) VoIP
5 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.70%) MySQL
3 16 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.49%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.70%) Big Data
7 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.08%) Informix
10 1 (0.54%) DB2
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 45 (24.32%) Maven
2 18 (9.73%) JUnit
3 16 (8.65%) Jenkins
4 15 (8.11%) Hudson
4 15 (8.11%) Ant
5 12 (6.49%) Subversion
6 7 (3.78%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.70%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.16%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.16%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.54%) Log4j
9 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.54%) Gradle
9 1 (0.54%) Liquibase
General
1 20 (10.81%) Retail
2 11 (5.95%) Law
3 8 (4.32%) Finance
4 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Games
5 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (61.62%) Developer
2 79 (42.70%) Java Developer
3 38 (20.54%) Senior Developer
4 36 (19.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (16.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (9.73%) Applications Support
7 17 (9.19%) Software Engineer
8 15 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (7.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 12 (6.49%) Graduate
11 11 (5.95%) Applications Developer
12 10 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
13 9 (4.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 8 (4.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 8 (4.32%) Architect
14 8 (4.32%) Junior
15 7 (3.78%) Team Leader
15 7 (3.78%) IT Graduate
16 6 (3.24%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
16 6 (3.24%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (43.78%) Spring
2 66 (35.68%) Hibernate
3 56 (30.27%) HTML
4 42 (22.70%) .NET
5 36 (19.46%) REST
6 34 (18.38%) jQuery
6 34 (18.38%) CSS
7 33 (17.84%) Web Services
8 32 (17.30%) XML
9 31 (16.76%) JSP
10 30 (16.22%) Struts
11 29 (15.68%) Servlets
12 27 (14.59%) JSON
13 26 (14.05%) Ajax
14 25 (13.51%) JMS
15 23 (12.43%) EJB
16 19 (10.27%) Java EE
17 15 (8.11%) RESTful
18 13 (7.03%) SOAP
19 11 (5.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.65%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.41%) GIS
4 8 (4.32%) W3C
4 8 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.78%) Web 2.0
6 6 (3.24%) User Experience
7 5 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.70%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.54%) MPEG
10 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 71 (38.38%) Linux
2 35 (18.92%) Solaris
3 33 (17.84%) UNIX
4 32 (17.30%) Windows
5 7 (3.78%) HPUX
6 4 (2.16%) Android
6 4 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (34.05%) Scrum
3 51 (27.57%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (23.78%) Kanban
5 41 (22.16%) TDD
6 37 (20.00%) DevOps
7 30 (16.22%) Software Engineering
8 25 (13.51%) SOA
9 23 (12.43%) E-Commerce
10 22 (11.89%) Unit Testing
10 22 (11.89%) Mentoring
11 20 (10.81%) ITIL
12 16 (8.65%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (7.03%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (6.49%) SDLC
14 12 (6.49%) MVC
14 12 (6.49%) Service Management
14 12 (6.49%) Refactoring
15 11 (5.95%) OO
15 11 (5.95%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 139 (75.14%) Java
2 91 (49.19%) SQL
3 46 (24.86%) JavaScript
4 32 (17.30%) Perl
5 29 (15.68%) Python
6 22 (11.89%) Shell Script
7 17 (9.19%) Ruby
8 16 (8.65%) PowerShell
9 13 (7.03%) C#
10 8 (4.32%) XPath
11 5 (2.70%) PHP
12 4 (2.16%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.16%) C++
12 4 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.16%) C
13 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.08%) Groovy
14 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.08%) VB
14 2 (1.08%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 21 (11.35%) Degree
2 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (15.14%) Tivoli
2 27 (14.59%) Nagios
3 24 (12.97%) Puppet
4 15 (8.11%) Unicenter
4 15 (8.11%) Ansible
4 15 (8.11%) BladeLogic
5 13 (7.03%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (6.49%) OpenNMS
6 12 (6.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 88 (47.57%) Oracle
2 14 (7.57%) IBM
3 7 (3.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.16%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.54%) Citrix
5 1 (0.54%) Interwoven
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