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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 187 171 169
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 35 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.74% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 2.17% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 28
Average salary £49,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.95%
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
2029 1844 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.23% 33.89% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1646 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 19 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 19 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
Birmingham +5 15 £50,000 +33.33%
Coventry -1 12 £49,000 +12.00% 2
Worcestershire +2 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Warwickshire -1 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (36.51%) Scrum
4 22 (34.92%) Oracle
5 17 (26.98%) J2EE
5 17 (26.98%) Tomcat
5 17 (26.98%) Internet
5 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (25.40%) Spring
7 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
7 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 14 (22.22%) Project Management
8 14 (22.22%) JBoss
8 14 (22.22%) Use Case
8 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (22.22%) Business Development
8 14 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (19.05%) XML
10 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
11 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
11 10 (15.87%) GlassFish
12 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
12 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.29%) Eclipse
12 9 (14.29%) SOA
12 9 (14.29%) Middleware
12 9 (14.29%) CSS
12 9 (14.29%) Big Data
13 8 (12.70%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (12.70%) Hadoop

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 17 (26.98%) Tomcat
2 10 (15.87%) GlassFish
3 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 7 (11.11%) Apache Pig
5 6 (9.52%) Jetty
5 6 (9.52%) Node.js
6 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (14.29%) Big Data
3 8 (12.70%) Hadoop
4 7 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 7 (11.11%) MarkLogic
5 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.17%) MySQL
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.59%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.59%) Infinispan
8 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.59%) Informix
8 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 7 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (9.52%) PhantomJS
4 4 (6.35%) ProC
5 3 (4.76%) Hudson
5 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.17%) PVCS
6 2 (3.17%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
6 2 (3.17%) Maven
6 2 (3.17%) Toad
7 1 (1.59%) RSpec
7 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Marketing
3 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Developer
2 36 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 24 (38.10%) Senior Developer
4 20 (31.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (23.81%) Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Data Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Big Data Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (4.76%) C Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.59%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (1.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) J2EE
2 16 (25.40%) Spring
3 12 (19.05%) XML
4 9 (14.29%) CSS
4 9 (14.29%) Middleware
5 8 (12.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (11.11%) JPA
6 7 (11.11%) CSS3
6 7 (11.11%) .NET
7 6 (9.52%) Nutch
8 5 (7.94%) EJB 3.0
8 5 (7.94%) EJB
9 4 (6.35%) JMS
9 4 (6.35%) Web Services
10 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.76%) HTML
11 2 (3.17%) XSD
11 2 (3.17%) JSP
11 2 (3.17%) JSF
11 2 (3.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.76%) Open Source
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) UNIX
2 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) AIX
2 4 (6.35%) Solaris
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Scrum
3 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (22.22%) Project Management
3 14 (22.22%) Business Development
3 14 (22.22%) Use Case
4 9 (14.29%) SOA
4 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.11%) EAI
5 7 (11.11%) TDD
5 7 (11.11%) ETL
5 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 7 (11.11%) MapReduce
5 7 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.76%) RUP
7 3 (4.76%) Web Development
7 3 (4.76%) BDD
8 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.11%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) C
4 5 (7.94%) C++
5 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.17%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) XPath
7 1 (1.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) HDFS
2 1 (1.59%) Xen
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle
2 14 (22.22%) JBoss
3 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.11%) HP
4 7 (11.11%) Informatica
4 7 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 7 (11.11%) IBM
4 7 (11.11%) Talend
4 7 (11.11%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Zend
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