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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 168 181 140
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -41
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 45 25 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.49% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 1.35% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 54
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,200 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
2064 1846 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.13% 35.97% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1881 1593 1813
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,780
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 29 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Warwickshire 0 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Coventry -5 5 £40,000 -18.36% 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 80 (98.77%) Java
2 58 (71.60%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (65.43%) SQL
4 40 (49.38%) HTML
5 37 (45.68%) Hibernate
5 37 (45.68%) Spring
6 34 (41.98%) Oracle
6 34 (41.98%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (40.74%) SOA
7 33 (40.74%) Retail
8 30 (37.04%) Scrum
9 28 (34.57%) Maven
9 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
9 28 (34.57%) UNIX
10 27 (33.33%) Linux
10 27 (33.33%) TDD
11 26 (32.10%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (29.63%) JBoss
13 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
14 23 (28.40%) JMS
14 23 (28.40%) jQuery
14 23 (28.40%) GlassFish
15 22 (27.16%) J2EE
15 22 (27.16%) JUnit
16 21 (25.93%) CSS
16 21 (25.93%) Refactoring
17 20 (24.69%) JPA
18 18 (22.22%) Tomcat
19 17 (20.99%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (29.63%) JBoss
2 23 (28.40%) GlassFish
3 18 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 16 (19.75%) WebSphere
5 13 (16.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (8.64%) CMS
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (16.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.05%) SSL
3 8 (9.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (32.10%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (18.52%) Relational Database
4 13 (16.05%) DB2
4 13 (16.05%) RDBMS
5 11 (13.58%) MySQL
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.23%) Big Data
7 1 (1.23%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (34.57%) Maven
2 22 (27.16%) JUnit
3 15 (18.52%) Ant
3 15 (18.52%) Gradle
4 14 (17.28%) Subversion
5 2 (2.47%) JIRA
6 1 (1.23%) Hudson
6 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.23%) ProC
6 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (40.74%) Retail
2 15 (18.52%) Finance
3 14 (17.28%) Telecoms
4 13 (16.05%) Retail Banking
4 13 (16.05%) Banking
5 11 (13.58%) Billing
6 1 (1.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (61.73%) Developer
2 48 (59.26%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Senior Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (17.28%) Consultant
6 13 (16.05%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (16.05%) Software Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Implementation Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Architect
10 2 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
11 1 (1.23%) Big Data Consultant
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Solutions Architect
11 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Architect
11 1 (1.23%) Data Consultant
11 1 (1.23%) Technical Leader
11 1 (1.23%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (49.38%) HTML
2 37 (45.68%) Hibernate
2 37 (45.68%) Spring
3 23 (28.40%) JMS
3 23 (28.40%) jQuery
4 22 (27.16%) J2EE
5 21 (25.93%) CSS
6 20 (24.69%) JPA
7 16 (19.75%) XML
8 14 (17.28%) HTML5
8 14 (17.28%) EJB
9 13 (16.05%) REST
10 12 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (14.81%) AngularJS
10 12 (14.81%) RESTful
11 8 (9.88%) Apache Camel
11 8 (9.88%) Spring Boot
12 6 (7.41%) .NET
12 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
12 6 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (41.98%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.57%) UNIX
2 27 (33.33%) Linux
3 13 (16.05%) Windows
4 1 (1.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (71.60%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.74%) SOA
3 30 (37.04%) Scrum
4 27 (33.33%) TDD
5 25 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (25.93%) Refactoring
7 17 (20.99%) MVC
8 16 (19.75%) Software Engineering
9 14 (17.28%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (17.28%) Kanban
10 13 (16.05%) Time Management
10 13 (16.05%) High Availability
10 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
10 13 (16.05%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (14.81%) Build Automation
12 11 (13.58%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.88%) Release Management
14 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (3.70%) OO
16 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (98.77%) Java
2 53 (65.43%) SQL
3 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
4 14 (17.28%) Ruby
5 13 (16.05%) Perl
5 13 (16.05%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) C
7 2 (2.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (16.05%) OpenNMS
1 13 (16.05%) Nagios
1 13 (16.05%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (16.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (41.98%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) Sybase
3 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.23%) HP
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
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