The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE 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 Java EE over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 176 185 160
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 44 29 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.54% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.09% 1.45% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 47
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £19,300 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
Java EE
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
2105 2003 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.63% 37.23% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1913 1722 1894
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £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%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java EE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java EE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Java EE
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 Java EE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 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
Birmingham +17 28 £47,500 +11.76%
Warwickshire -9 12 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Coventry -14 4 £40,000 -18.36%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (63.41%) SQL
4 43 (52.44%) SOA
5 40 (48.78%) Oracle
6 38 (46.34%) Hibernate
7 37 (45.12%) HTML
8 34 (41.46%) Retail
9 33 (40.24%) TDD
10 32 (39.02%) Enterprise Software
11 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
12 30 (36.59%) Spring
13 29 (35.37%) UNIX
14 28 (34.15%) Linux
14 28 (34.15%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (32.93%) Maven
16 25 (30.49%) JBoss
17 24 (29.27%) Scrum
18 21 (25.61%) XML
19 20 (24.39%) Refactoring
20 19 (23.17%) JPA
20 19 (23.17%) MySQL
20 19 (23.17%) JUnit
20 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
21 18 (21.95%) JMS
21 18 (21.95%) RESTful
21 18 (21.95%) jQuery
21 18 (21.95%) GlassFish
21 18 (21.95%) Software Engineering

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (30.49%) JBoss
2 18 (21.95%) GlassFish
3 17 (20.73%) WebSphere
4 16 (19.51%) Tomcat
5 15 (18.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (8.54%) CMS
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.22%) Apache
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 15 (18.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (14.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.51%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.29%) SSL
3 3 (3.66%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
2 28 (34.15%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (23.17%) MySQL
4 18 (21.95%) Relational Database
5 17 (20.73%) RDBMS
6 15 (18.29%) DB2
7 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.22%) Big Data
8 1 (1.22%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Maven
2 19 (23.17%) JUnit
3 14 (17.07%) Ant
3 14 (17.07%) Subversion
3 14 (17.07%) Gradle
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.22%) ProC
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) TestNG
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 34 (41.46%) Retail
2 16 (19.51%) Finance
3 15 (18.29%) Banking
3 15 (18.29%) Retail Banking
3 15 (18.29%) Telecoms
4 14 (17.07%) Billing
5 3 (3.66%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (60.98%) Developer
2 45 (54.88%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Consultant
4 13 (15.85%) Software Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) Senior Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (7.32%) Implementation Consultant
10 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Lead Java Developer
12 2 (2.44%) Architect
12 2 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
13 1 (1.22%) Applications Architect
13 1 (1.22%) Principal Software Engineer
13 1 (1.22%) Data Consultant
13 1 (1.22%) Principal Engineer
13 1 (1.22%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (46.34%) Hibernate
2 37 (45.12%) HTML
3 30 (36.59%) Spring
4 21 (25.61%) XML
5 19 (23.17%) JPA
6 18 (21.95%) RESTful
6 18 (21.95%) jQuery
6 18 (21.95%) JMS
7 17 (20.73%) J2EE
7 17 (20.73%) REST
8 16 (19.51%) CSS
9 13 (15.85%) HTML5
10 12 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (14.63%) EJB
10 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
11 11 (13.41%) Apache Camel
12 8 (9.76%) Spring Boot
13 7 (8.54%) Web Services
14 6 (7.32%) .NET
14 6 (7.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.02%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Streaming Media
2 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) UNIX
2 28 (34.15%) Linux
3 15 (18.29%) Windows
4 1 (1.22%) AIX
4 1 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (52.44%) SOA
3 33 (40.24%) TDD
4 28 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (29.27%) Scrum
6 20 (24.39%) Refactoring
7 18 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 16 (19.51%) MVC
9 15 (18.29%) High Availability
9 15 (18.29%) Time Management
10 14 (17.07%) Unit Testing
10 14 (17.07%) SDLC
11 13 (15.85%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
12 12 (14.63%) Build Automation
12 12 (14.63%) Kanban
12 12 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (9.76%) API Design
13 8 (9.76%) Release Management
14 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (63.41%) SQL
3 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.85%) Shell Script
4 13 (15.85%) Ruby
5 12 (14.63%) Perl
5 12 (14.63%) Python
6 4 (4.88%) C
7 2 (2.44%) C#
7 2 (2.44%) C++
7 2 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (1.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.22%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Nagios
1 12 (14.63%) OpenNMS
1 12 (14.63%) Puppet
1 12 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (48.78%) Oracle
2 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.22%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.22%) Sybase
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.22%) HP
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