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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 204 184 195
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 30 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.76% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 2.15% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 34
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
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
1956 1904 1997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.83% 35.38% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1680 1718 1736
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,532 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -9 26 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Warwickshire -14 2 £42,500 -46.87%
Coventry -7 1 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £53,000 - 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 91 (98.91%) Java
2 76 (82.61%) Oracle
3 64 (69.57%) JBoss
3 64 (69.57%) Spring
4 61 (66.30%) SQL
5 59 (64.13%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (60.87%) SOA
7 53 (57.61%) Hibernate
8 52 (56.52%) Scrum
9 51 (55.43%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (52.17%) Jenkins
10 48 (52.17%) JUnit
11 46 (50.00%) MySQL
11 46 (50.00%) JMS
12 44 (47.83%) Degree
13 43 (46.74%) Retail
13 43 (46.74%) Software Engineering
14 42 (45.65%) RESTful
14 42 (45.65%) JAX-RS
15 41 (44.57%) JPA
16 40 (43.48%) GlassFish
16 40 (43.48%) Unit Testing
16 40 (43.48%) Mathematics
16 40 (43.48%) JBehave
16 40 (43.48%) Dependency Injection
16 40 (43.48%) Hudson
16 40 (43.48%) Functional Testing
16 40 (43.48%) HornetQ
16 40 (43.48%) WildFly
16 40 (43.48%) PostgreSQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (69.57%) JBoss
2 40 (43.48%) GlassFish
2 40 (43.48%) WildFly
3 25 (27.17%) Apache Spark
4 18 (19.57%) WebLogic
5 16 (17.39%) WebSphere
6 12 (13.04%) Tomcat
6 12 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (10.87%) Apache
8 4 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (3.26%) Mule
9 3 (3.26%) Mule ESB
10 1 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Apcera
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) SSL
1 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (50.00%) MySQL
2 40 (43.48%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (35.87%) NoSQL
4 25 (27.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (27.17%) Big Data
4 25 (27.17%) Hadoop
4 25 (27.17%) MongoDB
5 14 (15.22%) DB2
5 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
5 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
6 12 (13.04%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 48 (52.17%) Jenkins
1 48 (52.17%) JUnit
2 40 (43.48%) Hudson
2 40 (43.48%) JBehave
3 15 (16.30%) Cucumber
3 15 (16.30%) Selenium
4 12 (13.04%) RSpec
4 12 (13.04%) WATIR
5 6 (6.52%) Maven
6 5 (5.43%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.26%) Subversion
8 2 (2.17%) Ant
8 2 (2.17%) Gradle
8 2 (2.17%) Log4j
9 1 (1.09%) Concordion
9 1 (1.09%) Mockito
General
1 43 (46.74%) Retail
2 20 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 17 (18.48%) Banking
4 16 (17.39%) Finance
5 15 (16.30%) Billing
6 14 (15.22%) Retail Banking
7 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (63.04%) Developer
1 58 (63.04%) Java Developer
2 36 (39.13%) Senior Developer
2 36 (39.13%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Lead Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Lead Java Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Consultant
5 12 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (10.87%) Java Consultant
7 9 (9.78%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Java Technologist
8 8 (8.70%) Senior Technologist
8 8 (8.70%) Software Consultant
8 8 (8.70%) Technologist
8 8 (8.70%) WebSphere Consultant
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Unix Consultant
11 5 (5.43%) SOA Consultant
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (69.57%) Spring
2 53 (57.61%) Hibernate
3 46 (50.00%) JMS
4 42 (45.65%) JAX-RS
4 42 (45.65%) RESTful
5 41 (44.57%) JPA
6 40 (43.48%) HornetQ
7 37 (40.22%) RESTEasy
8 34 (36.96%) HTML
9 22 (23.91%) XML
10 13 (14.13%) Spring MVC
11 12 (13.04%) REST
11 12 (13.04%) Web Services
12 10 (10.87%) AngularJS
12 10 (10.87%) HTML5
13 9 (9.78%) CSS
13 9 (9.78%) JSP
14 8 (8.70%) Apache Camel
14 8 (8.70%) Node.js
14 8 (8.70%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 40 (43.48%) Mathematics
2 29 (31.52%) Mobile App
3 25 (27.17%) Artificial Intelligence
4 15 (16.30%) Smart Meter
5 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.52%) Android
1 29 (31.52%) Apple iOS
2 24 (26.09%) Linux
3 21 (22.83%) Unix
4 17 (18.48%) Windows
5 4 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (64.13%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (60.87%) SOA
3 52 (56.52%) Scrum
4 51 (55.43%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (46.74%) Software Engineering
6 40 (43.48%) Dependency Injection
6 40 (43.48%) Functional Testing
6 40 (43.48%) Unit Testing
7 34 (36.96%) Kanban
8 33 (35.87%) TDD
9 25 (27.17%) Analytics
9 25 (27.17%) DSDM
9 25 (27.17%) Predictive Analytics
9 25 (27.17%) Software Delivery
10 22 (23.91%) Mentoring
11 19 (20.65%) MVC
12 16 (17.39%) Coaching
13 12 (13.04%) High Availability
13 12 (13.04%) Time Management
14 9 (9.78%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 91 (98.91%) Java
2 61 (66.30%) SQL
3 33 (35.87%) Scala
4 25 (27.17%) Clojure
4 25 (27.17%) Python
5 22 (23.91%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.13%) Ruby
7 10 (10.87%) Shell Script
8 9 (9.78%) Perl
9 8 (8.70%) Groovy
10 6 (6.52%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.17%) C#
12 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (47.83%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (82.61%) Oracle
2 25 (27.17%) Facebook
2 25 (27.17%) Twitter
3 7 (7.61%) Sybase
4 2 (2.17%) Google
4 2 (2.17%) IBM
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