The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Architect role 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/J2EE Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Architect
Rank 211 - 200
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Architect 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.059% - 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% - 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £67,500 - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +47.36%
Java/J2EE Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4842 3960 4544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.00% 94.56% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4172 3223 3896
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java/J2EE Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect across the West Midlands region.

Java/J2EE Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java/J2EE Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Java/J2EE Architect Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Java/J2EE Architect
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/J2EE Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 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
Birmingham - 3 £67,500 -
Java/J2EE Architect
England

Java/J2EE Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Java/J2EE Architect in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Mustache
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) NetBeans
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) JAXB
2 2 (66.67%) SAX
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) JMX
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse

Java/J2EE Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Java/J2EE Architect in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) NetBeans
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) JavaBeans
2 2 (66.67%) JAXB
2 2 (66.67%) SAX
2 2 (66.67%) JMX
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle