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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 190 184 184
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 38 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.54% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 1.44% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 34
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2083 2008 2038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.04% 37.31% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1725 1817
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Warwickshire -2 17 £61,250 +11.36%
Birmingham -4 14 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Coventry -15 6 £41,250 -15.81% 1
Worcestershire -4 1 £45,000 - 3
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 83 (97.65%) Java
2 59 (69.41%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (64.71%) SQL
4 51 (60.00%) SOA
5 50 (58.82%) Oracle
6 43 (50.59%) Hibernate
7 41 (48.24%) TDD
8 39 (45.88%) Retail
9 34 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 34 (40.00%) HTML
9 34 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (37.65%) Spring
11 29 (34.12%) UNIX
11 29 (34.12%) Linux
11 29 (34.12%) JBoss
12 28 (32.94%) MySQL
13 27 (31.76%) RESTful
13 27 (31.76%) Enterprise Software
14 26 (30.59%) JPA
14 26 (30.59%) Maven
15 23 (27.06%) Scrum
16 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
16 22 (25.88%) REST
17 21 (24.71%) XML
18 20 (23.53%) JMS
18 20 (23.53%) GlassFish
19 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
19 19 (22.35%) Billing
19 19 (22.35%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 29 (34.12%) JBoss
2 20 (23.53%) GlassFish
3 17 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 16 (18.82%) Tomcat
5 15 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (9.41%) Apache Spark
7 7 (8.24%) CMS
8 4 (4.71%) Apache
9 2 (2.35%) IIS
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (1.18%) Confluence
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.82%) TCP/IP
2 15 (17.65%) SSL
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 34 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (32.94%) MySQL
3 19 (22.35%) Relational Database
4 18 (21.18%) RDBMS
5 15 (17.65%) DB2
6 9 (10.59%) Hadoop
6 9 (10.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (10.59%) NoSQL
7 8 (9.41%) Big Data
7 8 (9.41%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.18%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (30.59%) Maven
2 14 (16.47%) Subversion
2 14 (16.47%) Ant
2 14 (16.47%) JUnit
2 14 (16.47%) Gradle
3 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.41%) Hudson
5 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) TestNG
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.18%) ProC
6 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
General
1 39 (45.88%) Retail
2 19 (22.35%) Billing
3 16 (18.82%) Finance
4 15 (17.65%) Banking
4 15 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 15 (17.65%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (54.12%) Developer
2 41 (48.24%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 16 (18.82%) Consultant
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Implementation Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Principle Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Java Software Developer
11 2 (2.35%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.35%) Principal Engineer
11 2 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.35%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (50.59%) Hibernate
2 34 (40.00%) HTML
3 32 (37.65%) Spring
4 27 (31.76%) RESTful
5 26 (30.59%) JPA
6 22 (25.88%) REST
7 21 (24.71%) XML
8 20 (23.53%) JMS
9 16 (18.82%) jQuery
10 13 (15.29%) HTML5
10 13 (15.29%) CSS
11 12 (14.12%) J2EE
11 12 (14.12%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (14.12%) AngularJS
12 11 (12.94%) Apache Camel
13 10 (11.76%) EJB
14 8 (9.41%) JAX-RS
14 8 (9.41%) Spring Boot
14 8 (9.41%) RESTEasy
15 7 (8.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.76%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Streaming Media
4 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) UNIX
1 29 (34.12%) Linux
2 16 (18.82%) Windows
3 1 (1.18%) AIX
3 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (69.41%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (60.00%) SOA
3 41 (48.24%) TDD
4 34 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (27.06%) Scrum
6 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
7 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
7 19 (22.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (21.18%) Refactoring
9 16 (18.82%) MVC
10 15 (17.65%) Time Management
10 15 (17.65%) High Availability
11 14 (16.47%) SDLC
12 12 (14.12%) Build Automation
13 11 (12.94%) Mentoring
14 10 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (11.76%) Kanban
15 8 (9.41%) Release Management
15 8 (9.41%) Dependency Injection
15 8 (9.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 83 (97.65%) Java
2 55 (64.71%) SQL
3 17 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.12%) Perl
4 12 (14.12%) Python
5 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.94%) Ruby
6 8 (9.41%) Scala
6 8 (9.41%) Clojure
7 4 (4.71%) C
8 2 (2.35%) C#
8 2 (2.35%) C++
8 2 (2.35%) Groovy
8 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) Nagios
1 12 (14.12%) Puppet
1 12 (14.12%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.76%) OpenNMS
3 2 (2.35%) Unicenter
3 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) Oracle
2 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.18%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.18%) Sybase
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.18%) HP
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