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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 180 172 150
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 31 41 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.73% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 2.10% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 45
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -6.89%
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
2021 1951 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.29% 34.96% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1718 1734 1663
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +8 13 £49,000 +22.50% 1
Birmingham +3 6 £65,000 +67.74%
Warwickshire +11 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Worcestershire +1 4 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Shropshire - 3 £17,500 -
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (38.60%) Scrum
4 19 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 18 (31.58%) Spring
6 17 (29.82%) JBoss
6 17 (29.82%) J2EE
7 14 (24.56%) Oracle
7 14 (24.56%) Internet
7 14 (24.56%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 11 (19.30%) Eclipse
9 11 (19.30%) GlassFish
10 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
10 10 (17.54%) CSS
10 10 (17.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (15.79%) Middleware
12 8 (14.04%) XML
12 8 (14.04%) TDD
12 8 (14.04%) WebSphere
12 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
12 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
12 8 (14.04%) CSS3
13 7 (12.28%) Business Development
13 7 (12.28%) WebLogic
13 7 (12.28%) Finance
14 6 (10.53%) SOA
14 6 (10.53%) Project Management
14 6 (10.53%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 19 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 11 (19.30%) GlassFish
3 8 (14.04%) WebSphere
4 7 (12.28%) WebLogic
5 6 (10.53%) Jetty
5 6 (10.53%) Node.js
6 3 (5.26%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (8.77%) Big Data
3 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.02%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 3 (5.26%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.26%) MarkLogic
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Informix
6 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.75%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.53%) PhantomJS
3 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.02%) Hudson
3 4 (7.02%) ProC
4 3 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (3.51%) RSpec
5 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.51%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) Maven
5 2 (3.51%) Toad
5 2 (3.51%) PVCS
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) WATIR
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 35 (61.40%) Java Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Senior Developer
4 18 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) C Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Big Data Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Software Architect
8 2 (3.51%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Java Software Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Java Architect
9 1 (1.75%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) Spring
2 17 (29.82%) J2EE
3 10 (17.54%) CSS
4 9 (15.79%) Middleware
5 8 (14.04%) CSS3
5 8 (14.04%) XML
6 6 (10.53%) Nutch
6 6 (10.53%) JPA
7 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (7.02%) Web Services
7 4 (7.02%) HTML
8 3 (5.26%) .NET
8 3 (5.26%) EJB
8 3 (5.26%) JMS
8 3 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
9 2 (3.51%) RESTful
9 2 (3.51%) HTML5
9 2 (3.51%) OSGi
9 2 (3.51%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.75%) Physics
4 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) UNIX
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) AIX
2 4 (7.02%) Solaris
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Scrum
3 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.04%) TDD
4 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.28%) Business Development
6 6 (10.53%) Use Case
6 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.53%) SOA
7 3 (5.26%) ETL
7 3 (5.26%) EAI
7 3 (5.26%) RUP
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.26%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.26%) BDD
7 3 (5.26%) MapReduce
7 3 (5.26%) Data Governance
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.53%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) C++
4 5 (8.77%) C
5 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.51%) Groovy
6 2 (3.51%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) HDFS
2 1 (1.75%) Xen
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) JBoss
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) Informatica
4 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) Talend
4 3 (5.26%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) Zend
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, mobile etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago