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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 181 172 152
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 32 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.71% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 2.02% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 41
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
2020 1934 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.91% 35.00% 39.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1732 1720 1663
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +26.45% 1
Birmingham +11 8 £65,000 +73.33%
Warwickshire +11 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Worcestershire +3 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 1 September 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (39.29%) Scrum
4 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
5 16 (28.57%) JBoss
5 16 (28.57%) J2EE
5 16 (28.57%) Oracle
5 16 (28.57%) Spring
6 15 (26.79%) Internet
6 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 11 (19.64%) GlassFish
8 11 (19.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (17.86%) CSS
9 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
10 9 (16.07%) XML
10 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
10 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
10 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
10 9 (16.07%) Business Development
11 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (14.29%) TDD
11 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (14.29%) Use Case
11 8 (14.29%) Project Management
11 8 (14.29%) CSS3
12 7 (12.50%) SOA
12 7 (12.50%) Middleware
12 7 (12.50%) Finance
12 7 (12.50%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 11 (19.64%) GlassFish
3 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 6 (10.71%) Jetty
4 6 (10.71%) Node.js
5 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
6 4 (7.14%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (10.71%) Big Data
3 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.14%) Apache Hive
4 4 (7.14%) MarkLogic
4 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.36%) MySQL
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.79%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.79%) Infinispan
7 1 (1.79%) Informix
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.71%) PhantomJS
3 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (7.14%) Hudson
3 4 (7.14%) ProC
4 2 (3.57%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Toad
4 2 (3.57%) PVCS
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (3.57%) RSpec
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) WATIR
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (75.00%) Developer
2 35 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 23 (41.07%) Senior Developer
4 19 (33.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Data Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Big Data Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) J2EE
1 16 (28.57%) Spring
2 10 (17.86%) CSS
3 9 (16.07%) XML
4 8 (14.29%) CSS3
5 7 (12.50%) Middleware
6 6 (10.71%) JPA
6 6 (10.71%) Nutch
7 5 (8.93%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.14%) Web Services
8 4 (7.14%) HTML
8 4 (7.14%) .NET
9 3 (5.36%) EJB
9 3 (5.36%) JMS
9 3 (5.36%) EJB 3.0
10 2 (3.57%) RESTful
10 2 (3.57%) HTML5
10 2 (3.57%) OSGi
10 2 (3.57%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.79%) Physics
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) UNIX
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) AIX
2 4 (7.14%) Solaris
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Scrum
3 9 (16.07%) Business Development
3 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (14.29%) Use Case
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
4 8 (14.29%) Project Management
4 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.50%) SOA
6 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.14%) EAI
7 4 (7.14%) ETL
7 4 (7.14%) Data Architecture
7 4 (7.14%) MapReduce
7 4 (7.14%) Data Governance
8 3 (5.36%) BDD
8 3 (5.36%) RUP
9 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) SQL
4 5 (8.93%) C++
4 5 (8.93%) C
5 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.57%) Groovy
6 2 (3.57%) C#
6 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) HDFS
2 1 (1.79%) Xen
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
1 16 (28.57%) JBoss
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) HP
3 4 (7.14%) Informatica
3 4 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 4 (7.14%) IBM
3 4 (7.14%) Talend
3 4 (7.14%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits incl pension
Posted: 2 days ago