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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 177 164 163
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 34 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.43% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 1.24% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 35
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,861
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.33%
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
1985 1529 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.97% 34.41% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1786 1297 1653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Coventry - 13 £40,000 -
Birmingham -14 10 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Warwickshire -6 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 64 (98.46%) Java
2 52 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (63.08%) SQL
4 32 (49.23%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (46.15%) Scrum
5 30 (46.15%) J2EE
6 29 (44.62%) Spring
7 28 (43.08%) JMS
8 27 (41.54%) JUnit
8 27 (41.54%) GlassFish
9 24 (36.92%) Retail
9 24 (36.92%) HTML
10 23 (35.38%) UNIX
11 22 (33.85%) JBoss
11 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
12 21 (32.31%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (30.77%) Linux
13 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
13 20 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (29.23%) Tomcat
14 19 (29.23%) Hibernate
15 18 (27.69%) EJB
15 18 (27.69%) CSS
15 18 (27.69%) REST
16 17 (26.15%) Maven
17 16 (24.62%) jQuery
17 16 (24.62%) Shell Script
18 15 (23.08%) Refactoring
18 15 (23.08%) Kanban
19 14 (21.54%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (41.54%) GlassFish
2 22 (33.85%) JBoss
3 19 (29.23%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
5 6 (9.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) Internet
2 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (16.92%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.31%) RDBMS
5 6 (9.23%) DB2
6 5 (7.69%) MySQL
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.54%) Big Data
8 1 (1.54%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 27 (41.54%) JUnit
2 17 (26.15%) Maven
3 3 (4.62%) Ant
3 3 (4.62%) Subversion
3 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.62%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (4.62%) Gradle
4 2 (3.08%) ProC
4 2 (3.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) Hudson
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (36.92%) Retail
2 10 (15.38%) Finance
3 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.23%) Retail Banking
4 6 (9.23%) Banking
5 5 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) Developer
2 38 (58.46%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C Developer
7 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Data Consultant
8 1 (1.54%) Big Data Consultant
8 1 (1.54%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.54%) Senior C Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Integration Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) J2EE
2 29 (44.62%) Spring
3 28 (43.08%) JMS
4 24 (36.92%) HTML
5 19 (29.23%) Hibernate
6 18 (27.69%) EJB
6 18 (27.69%) CSS
6 18 (27.69%) REST
7 16 (24.62%) jQuery
8 11 (16.92%) XML
9 9 (13.85%) JPA
10 5 (7.69%) RESTful
10 5 (7.69%) Web Services
10 5 (7.69%) Ajax
11 4 (6.15%) JSON
12 3 (4.62%) HTML5
12 3 (4.62%) OSGi
12 3 (4.62%) EJB 3.0
12 3 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (49.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.62%) Web 2.0
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) Open Source
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) UNIX
2 20 (30.77%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) AIX
4 2 (3.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.15%) Scrum
3 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 20 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (23.08%) Kanban
4 15 (23.08%) Refactoring
5 14 (21.54%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (21.54%) Mentoring
6 12 (18.46%) SOA
7 9 (13.85%) TDD
8 8 (12.31%) Time Management
9 6 (9.23%) High Availability
10 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.15%) MVC
12 2 (3.08%) OO
13 1 (1.54%) EAI
13 1 (1.54%) OOD
13 1 (1.54%) Configuration Management
13 1 (1.54%) Project Management
13 1 (1.54%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) Java
2 41 (63.08%) SQL
3 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
4 16 (24.62%) Shell Script
5 14 (21.54%) Ruby
5 14 (21.54%) Python
5 14 (21.54%) Perl
6 2 (3.08%) C
6 2 (3.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
1 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Nagios
1 14 (21.54%) OpenNMS
1 14 (21.54%) Puppet
1 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Sybase
4 1 (1.54%) HP
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
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