The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 233 213 230
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.069% 0.13% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.37% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
J2SE
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
1958 1901 2010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.96% 35.39% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1719 1748
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

J2SE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the West Midlands region.

J2SE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

J2SE
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

J2SE
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 J2SE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Coventry 0 3 £50,000 +2.04%
Birmingham -24 1 £75,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) OOD
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
2 7 (70.00%) Servlets
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) Struts
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) Play Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Docker
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Scala

J2SE
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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) J2EE Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Agile Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
2 7 (70.00%) Servlets
2 7 (70.00%) Struts
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 3 (30.00%) EJB
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) Play Framework
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) OOD
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) DSDM
5 1 (10.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) webMethods