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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 172 176 151
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 42 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.47% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 1.33% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 46
Average salary £43,750 £62,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +55.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
2081 1727 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.58% 35.25% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 1474 1749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Birmingham +2 21 £45,000 -30.76% 5
Coventry - 11 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire 0 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Java EE
England

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 77 (98.72%) Java
2 59 (75.64%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (61.54%) SQL
4 37 (47.44%) Spring
5 34 (43.59%) HTML
6 33 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (38.46%) Hibernate
7 30 (38.46%) Scrum
8 29 (37.18%) Retail
8 29 (37.18%) J2EE
9 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
9 28 (35.90%) JMS
10 27 (34.62%) JUnit
10 27 (34.62%) GlassFish
11 26 (33.33%) UNIX
12 25 (32.05%) CSS
12 25 (32.05%) PostgreSQL
13 24 (30.77%) JBoss
14 23 (29.49%) Linux
14 23 (29.49%) Oracle
14 23 (29.49%) SOA
14 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (29.49%) jQuery
15 22 (28.21%) Maven
16 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
16 21 (26.92%) Refactoring
16 21 (26.92%) Tomcat
17 19 (24.36%) TDD
18 18 (23.08%) REST
19 17 (21.79%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (34.62%) GlassFish
2 24 (30.77%) JBoss
3 21 (26.92%) Tomcat
4 10 (12.82%) WebSphere
5 8 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (17.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) Internet
2 9 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.82%) RDBMS
5 8 (10.26%) MySQL
5 8 (10.26%) DB2
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Big Data
7 1 (1.28%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 27 (34.62%) JUnit
2 22 (28.21%) Maven
3 9 (11.54%) Subversion
4 8 (10.26%) Ant
4 8 (10.26%) Gradle
5 3 (3.85%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (3.85%) JIRA
5 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.56%) ProC
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.28%) Hudson
7 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (37.18%) Retail
2 13 (16.67%) Finance
3 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 8 (10.26%) Banking
4 8 (10.26%) Billing
4 8 (10.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (65.38%) Developer
2 47 (60.26%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) Senior Developer
5 13 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (11.54%) Consultant
7 8 (10.26%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.56%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Architect
8 2 (2.56%) C Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.28%) Data Consultant
9 1 (1.28%) Big Data Consultant
9 1 (1.28%) Senior C Developer
9 1 (1.28%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.28%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.28%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (47.44%) Spring
2 34 (43.59%) HTML
3 30 (38.46%) Hibernate
4 29 (37.18%) J2EE
5 28 (35.90%) JMS
6 25 (32.05%) CSS
7 23 (29.49%) jQuery
8 18 (23.08%) REST
9 17 (21.79%) EJB
10 15 (19.23%) JPA
11 14 (17.95%) XML
12 9 (11.54%) HTML5
13 8 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (10.26%) RESTful
14 7 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (8.97%) Apache Camel
14 7 (8.97%) Web Services
14 7 (8.97%) Spring Boot
15 6 (7.69%) Ajax
15 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (42.31%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.85%) Web 2.0
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.33%) UNIX
2 23 (29.49%) Linux
3 8 (10.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.56%) AIX
4 2 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (75.64%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.46%) Scrum
3 23 (29.49%) SOA
3 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (26.92%) Refactoring
4 21 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 19 (24.36%) TDD
6 15 (19.23%) Kanban
6 15 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (17.95%) Mentoring
8 12 (15.38%) MVC
9 10 (12.82%) Time Management
10 8 (10.26%) High Availability
10 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
11 7 (8.97%) Release Management
12 6 (7.69%) Build Automation
13 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
13 2 (2.56%) OO
14 1 (1.28%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 77 (98.72%) Java
2 48 (61.54%) SQL
3 28 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.51%) Shell Script
5 14 (17.95%) Ruby
5 14 (17.95%) Python
5 14 (17.95%) Perl
6 4 (5.13%) C
7 3 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) Nagios
1 14 (17.95%) OpenNMS
1 14 (17.95%) Puppet
1 14 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) Sybase
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.28%) HP
3 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.28%) Cloudera
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