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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 176 155 122
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -33
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 66 67 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 1.27% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 3.24% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 90
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
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
2079 2066 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.15% 39.14% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1881 1597
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 May 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 May 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 +19 29 £45,000 -16.27% 3
Coventry -7 19 £50,000 -6.10% 2
Warwickshire -24 7 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Herefordshire - 6 £22,500 -
Worcestershire - 6 £22,500 -
Walsall - 3 £80,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £38,750 -
Staffordshire -1 1 £47,500 +18.75%
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 146 (99.32%) Java
2 89 (60.54%) XML
3 83 (56.46%) JavaScript
4 73 (49.66%) OO
5 67 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (34.69%) SQL
7 50 (34.01%) HTML
7 50 (34.01%) Spring
8 48 (32.65%) Ajax
9 40 (27.21%) REST
10 36 (24.49%) Web Services
10 36 (24.49%) SOAP
11 35 (23.81%) Mentoring
12 34 (23.13%) Pega
13 32 (21.77%) Hibernate
14 30 (20.41%) JSP
15 29 (19.73%) Eclipse
16 28 (19.05%) MySQL
16 28 (19.05%) CSS
16 28 (19.05%) JSON
16 28 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
17 27 (18.37%) Scrum
18 26 (17.69%) Decision Table
19 25 (17.01%) jQuery
19 25 (17.01%) Oracle
20 24 (16.33%) Degree
21 23 (15.65%) Maven
21 23 (15.65%) TDD
22 22 (14.97%) Servlets
22 22 (14.97%) Struts

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 16 (10.88%) WebLogic
2 13 (8.84%) JBoss
3 12 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.80%) Apache
5 7 (4.76%) FileNet
6 3 (2.04%) CICS
6 3 (2.04%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.36%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (7.48%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.05%) MySQL
2 11 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (7.48%) SQLite
3 9 (6.12%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.44%) DB2
5 7 (4.76%) Big Data
5 7 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.08%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.72%) GIS
7 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (19.73%) Eclipse
2 23 (15.65%) Maven
3 18 (12.24%) JUnit
4 16 (10.88%) Git (software)
5 15 (10.20%) Ant
6 11 (7.48%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.40%) Subversion
8 4 (2.72%) Hudson
8 4 (2.72%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.72%) Selenium
9 1 (0.68%) Concordion
9 1 (0.68%) Mockito
General
1 16 (10.88%) Retail
2 14 (9.52%) Marketing
3 8 (5.44%) Finance
4 2 (1.36%) Advertising
4 2 (1.36%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Front Office
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (51.70%) Developer
2 64 (43.54%) Java Developer
3 31 (21.09%) J2EE Developer
3 31 (21.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 25 (17.01%) Senior Developer
4 25 (17.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (13.61%) Architect
6 15 (10.20%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 15 (10.20%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Agile Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Agile Java Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Development Manager
7 12 (8.16%) Senior Agile Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 11 (7.48%) Android Developer
9 6 (4.08%) FileNet Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Junior
9 6 (4.08%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.08%) MySQL Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (60.54%) XML
2 50 (34.01%) HTML
2 50 (34.01%) Spring
3 48 (32.65%) Ajax
4 40 (27.21%) REST
5 36 (24.49%) SOAP
5 36 (24.49%) Web Services
6 32 (21.77%) Hibernate
7 30 (20.41%) JSP
8 28 (19.05%) CSS
8 28 (19.05%) JSON
9 25 (17.01%) jQuery
10 22 (14.97%) EJB
10 22 (14.97%) Servlets
10 22 (14.97%) Struts
11 19 (12.93%) HTML5
12 17 (11.56%) JMS
13 15 (10.20%) XSLT
14 14 (9.52%) J2SE
15 11 (7.48%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (8.84%) Mobile App
3 12 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.48%) Social Media
5 8 (5.44%) Client/Server
5 8 (5.44%) N-Tier
6 7 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.40%) Photography
8 4 (2.72%) PKI
9 3 (2.04%) Physics
9 3 (2.04%) RIA
10 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.68%) DataPower
11 1 (0.68%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.56%) Android
2 16 (10.88%) Unix
3 12 (8.16%) Linux
4 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.36%) Windows
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (49.66%) OO
2 67 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 28 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 27 (18.37%) Scrum
6 26 (17.69%) Decision Table
7 23 (15.65%) TDD
8 21 (14.29%) Coaching
9 15 (10.20%) Android Development
10 13 (8.84%) Software Engineering
10 13 (8.84%) Unit Testing
11 12 (8.16%) OOD
12 11 (7.48%) CRM
12 11 (7.48%) MVC
12 11 (7.48%) Service Management
12 11 (7.48%) Test Automation
13 9 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 146 (99.32%) Java
2 83 (56.46%) JavaScript
3 51 (34.69%) SQL
4 12 (8.16%) PHP
5 9 (6.12%) Scala
6 4 (2.72%) C#
6 4 (2.72%) XPath
7 3 (2.04%) C
8 2 (1.36%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (16.33%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) Docker
2 3 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (23.13%) Pega
2 25 (17.01%) Oracle
3 11 (7.48%) SAP
3 11 (7.48%) ServiceNow
4 7 (4.76%) Sun
5 4 (2.72%) webMethods
6 3 (2.04%) BEA
7 2 (1.36%) IBM
8 1 (0.68%) Escenic
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
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