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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 150 145 125
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 72 82 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 1.52% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 4.06% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70 79 83
Average salary £50,000 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
2110 2020 2044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.10% 37.48% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1731 1822
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 30 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 30 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
(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
Warwickshire +14 33 £50,000 - 2
Birmingham -19 21 £38,750 -3.12%
Coventry -33 13 £50,000 +20.75% 1
Solihull +11 2 £26,250 -25.00%
West Bromwich - 1 - -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 132 (83.54%) Java
2 91 (57.59%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (46.84%) Spring
4 68 (43.04%) Oracle
5 64 (40.51%) SQL
6 60 (37.97%) Tomcat
7 59 (37.34%) Hibernate
8 56 (35.44%) HTML
9 55 (34.81%) Linux
10 46 (29.11%) Scrum
11 45 (28.48%) JavaScript
11 45 (28.48%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (24.68%) Web Services
12 39 (24.68%) TDD
12 39 (24.68%) Maven
13 38 (24.05%) MySQL
14 36 (22.78%) CSS
14 36 (22.78%) Kanban
14 36 (22.78%) REST
15 35 (22.15%) jQuery
15 35 (22.15%) JSP
15 35 (22.15%) SQL Server
16 30 (18.99%) XML
17 29 (18.35%) Struts
18 27 (17.09%) Servlets
18 27 (17.09%) UNIX
18 27 (17.09%) Software Engineering
19 26 (16.46%) .NET
19 26 (16.46%) Degree
19 26 (16.46%) JSON

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 60 (37.97%) Tomcat
2 25 (15.82%) WebSphere
3 19 (12.03%) GlassFish
4 15 (9.49%) IIS
5 14 (8.86%) WebLogic
6 12 (7.59%) JBoss
7 9 (5.70%) Apache
8 8 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.90%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.63%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.63%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.63%) Mule
11 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.63%) MS Project
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.76%) HTTP
2 7 (4.43%) Internet
3 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.27%) VoIP
5 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.05%) MySQL
2 35 (22.15%) SQL Server
3 15 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.70%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.16%) Big Data
7 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.90%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.27%) Informix
9 1 (0.63%) DB2
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 39 (24.68%) Maven
2 17 (10.76%) JUnit
3 14 (8.86%) Ant
4 13 (8.23%) Jenkins
5 12 (7.59%) Subversion
5 12 (7.59%) Hudson
6 7 (4.43%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.16%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.53%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.27%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.27%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.27%) Selenium
10 1 (0.63%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.63%) Log4j
10 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (13.29%) Retail
2 11 (6.96%) Law
3 4 (2.53%) Finance
4 1 (0.63%) Billing
4 1 (0.63%) Games
4 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.63%) Back Office
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (60.76%) Developer
2 69 (43.67%) Java Developer
3 27 (17.09%) Senior Developer
4 25 (15.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (12.66%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (10.13%) Software Engineer
7 14 (8.86%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (7.59%) Applications Support
9 10 (6.33%) Consultant
9 10 (6.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 9 (5.70%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (5.70%) Applications Developer
11 8 (5.06%) J2EE Developer
12 7 (4.43%) Graduate
12 7 (4.43%) Architect
12 7 (4.43%) Junior
12 7 (4.43%) Java Consultant
12 7 (4.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 6 (3.80%) Web Developer
14 5 (3.16%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (46.84%) Spring
2 59 (37.34%) Hibernate
3 56 (35.44%) HTML
4 39 (24.68%) Web Services
5 36 (22.78%) CSS
5 36 (22.78%) REST
6 35 (22.15%) jQuery
6 35 (22.15%) JSP
7 30 (18.99%) XML
8 29 (18.35%) Struts
9 27 (17.09%) Servlets
10 26 (16.46%) .NET
10 26 (16.46%) JSON
11 24 (15.19%) JMS
12 22 (13.92%) Ajax
13 20 (12.66%) EJB
14 14 (8.86%) RESTful
15 13 (8.23%) Java EE
15 13 (8.23%) SOAP
16 11 (6.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.70%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.06%) W3C
4 8 (5.06%) GIS
5 7 (4.43%) Web 2.0
6 6 (3.80%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.80%) User Experience
7 5 (3.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.63%) MPEG
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.81%) Linux
2 27 (17.09%) UNIX
3 22 (13.92%) Solaris
4 19 (12.03%) Windows
5 7 (4.43%) HPUX
6 4 (2.53%) Android
6 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (57.59%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.11%) Scrum
3 45 (28.48%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (24.68%) TDD
5 36 (22.78%) Kanban
6 27 (17.09%) Software Engineering
7 24 (15.19%) E-Commerce
7 24 (15.19%) DevOps
8 22 (13.92%) SOA
9 20 (12.66%) Unit Testing
10 18 (11.39%) Mentoring
11 15 (9.49%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (8.86%) Software Delivery
13 13 (8.23%) ITIL
14 11 (6.96%) OO
14 11 (6.96%) Refactoring
14 11 (6.96%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (5.70%) EAI
16 8 (5.06%) Pair Programming
16 8 (5.06%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 132 (83.54%) Java
2 64 (40.51%) SQL
3 45 (28.48%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.19%) Perl
5 21 (13.29%) Python
6 18 (11.39%) Shell Script
7 15 (9.49%) Ruby
8 10 (6.33%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.70%) C#
10 8 (5.06%) XPath
11 4 (2.53%) C
11 4 (2.53%) C++
11 4 (2.53%) PHP
12 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.27%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.63%) Groovy
13 1 (0.63%) CFML
Qualifications
1 26 (16.46%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (13.92%) Puppet
2 20 (12.66%) Nagios
3 15 (9.49%) Tivoli
4 11 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (6.96%) OpenNMS
5 9 (5.70%) Unicenter
5 9 (5.70%) Ansible
5 9 (5.70%) BladeLogic
6 7 (4.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 68 (43.04%) Oracle
2 21 (13.29%) IBM
3 7 (4.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.43%) BEA
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.63%) Citrix
5 1 (0.63%) Interwoven
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