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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 183 197 186
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 32 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 0.54% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 13
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £38,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
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
1832 1856 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.64% 37.41% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1631 1887
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
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 December 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 December 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 - 14 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham +1 10 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 67 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (43.28%) Scrum
3 29 (43.28%) J2EE
4 26 (38.81%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (32.84%) Spring
6 21 (31.34%) Internet
7 19 (28.36%) SQL
7 19 (28.36%) Oracle
8 18 (26.87%) JMS
9 16 (23.88%) GlassFish
10 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
10 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
11 14 (20.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (20.90%) Business Development
11 14 (20.90%) Use Case
11 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
11 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
11 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.90%) Project Management
11 14 (20.90%) JBoss
12 13 (19.40%) XML
12 13 (19.40%) HTML
12 13 (19.40%) CSS
13 12 (17.91%) JPA
13 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
13 12 (17.91%) JUnit
14 11 (16.42%) EJB
15 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
15 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (23.88%) GlassFish
2 14 (20.90%) JBoss
3 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
4 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
5 7 (10.45%) Apache Pig
6 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.43%) Big Data
3 8 (11.94%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (11.94%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (10.45%) Apache Hive
4 7 (10.45%) MarkLogic
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.99%) MySQL
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.49%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.49%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) JUnit
2 7 (10.45%) Maven
2 7 (10.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.97%) Subversion
5 3 (4.48%) Hudson
5 3 (4.48%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.99%) Toad
6 2 (2.99%) PVCS
6 2 (2.99%) JIRA
7 1 (1.49%) Selenium
7 1 (1.49%) RSpec
7 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.49%) ProC
General
1 7 (10.45%) Retail
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 38 (56.72%) Java Developer
3 27 (40.30%) Senior Developer
4 25 (37.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (20.90%) Consultant
6 9 (13.43%) Software Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Data Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Big Data Consultant
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
11 1 (1.49%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.49%) Technical Leader
11 1 (1.49%) Lead Java Developer
11 1 (1.49%) Lead Software Engineer
11 1 (1.49%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.28%) J2EE
2 22 (32.84%) Spring
3 18 (26.87%) JMS
4 13 (19.40%) HTML
4 13 (19.40%) CSS
4 13 (19.40%) XML
5 12 (17.91%) JPA
6 11 (16.42%) EJB
7 9 (13.43%) jQuery
7 9 (13.43%) REST
8 8 (11.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (11.94%) Middleware
8 8 (11.94%) Hibernate
9 7 (10.45%) .NET
10 6 (8.96%) EJB 3.0
11 5 (7.46%) Web Services
11 5 (7.46%) Ajax
12 4 (5.97%) Java SE
12 4 (5.97%) JSON
13 3 (4.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.45%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.46%) Open Source
4 3 (4.48%) Web 2.0
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) UNIX
2 7 (10.45%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) AIX
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Scrum
3 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.90%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (20.90%) Business Development
4 14 (20.90%) Project Management
4 14 (20.90%) Use Case
5 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.43%) SOA
7 7 (10.45%) ETL
7 7 (10.45%) EAI
7 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
7 7 (10.45%) MapReduce
7 7 (10.45%) Data Governance
7 7 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.46%) Kanban
8 5 (7.46%) OO
8 5 (7.46%) Refactoring
8 5 (7.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (28.36%) SQL
3 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.46%) Ruby
5 5 (7.46%) Perl
5 5 (7.46%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) HDFS
2 1 (1.49%) Xen
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Nagios
1 5 (7.46%) OpenNMS
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
1 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) HP
3 7 (10.45%) Informatica
3 7 (10.45%) TIBCO
3 7 (10.45%) Talend
3 7 (10.45%) Cloudera
3 7 (10.45%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) Sybase
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago