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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 218 211 182
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.020% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.058% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +12.50%
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
1793 1719 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.08% 34.78% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1564 1284
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,414 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Coventry +2 7 £50,000 +4.16%
Birmingham - 2 £80,000 - 1
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) OOD
3 9 (56.25%) Struts
3 9 (56.25%) XSLT
3 9 (56.25%) OO
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) JSP
3 9 (56.25%) Servlets
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Retail
3 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
3 9 (56.25%) Coaching
4 7 (43.75%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) Puppet
4 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
4 7 (43.75%) REST
4 7 (43.75%) Play Framework
4 7 (43.75%) Open Source
4 7 (43.75%) Scala
4 7 (43.75%) JSON
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) SOAP
4 7 (43.75%) JUnit

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing J2SE 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 J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) Apache
1 7 (43.75%) JBoss
1 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) IntelliJ
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Java Developer
3 9 (56.25%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Senior Agile Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Senior Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) J2EE
1 16 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) JSP
2 9 (56.25%) Servlets
2 9 (56.25%) Struts
2 9 (56.25%) XSLT
3 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
3 7 (43.75%) HTML5
3 7 (43.75%) JSON
3 7 (43.75%) Play Framework
3 7 (43.75%) REST
3 7 (43.75%) SOAP
3 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) EJB
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Coaching
2 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
2 9 (56.25%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) OOD
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Microservices
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) webMethods
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
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