The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 197 173 166
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 11 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.44% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.46% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 24
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,600 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Java/J2EE Developer
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
4859 3890 4498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.09% 94.60% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4193 3173 3859
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.67%
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 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Java/J2EE Developer
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 Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Coventry -24 5 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Warwickshire -8 4 £55,000 +7.31%
Birmingham -16 1 £38,500 -9.41%
Worcestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Java/J2EE Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) J2EE
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) Spring
4 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (40.00%) Struts
5 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
5 11 (36.67%) TDD
6 10 (33.33%) SQL
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle
6 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 9 (30.00%) Degree
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) Maven
8 8 (26.67%) OCPJP
8 8 (26.67%) OCMJD
8 8 (26.67%) Sun
8 8 (26.67%) Sun Certification
8 8 (26.67%) Apache
8 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
8 8 (26.67%) Hudson
8 8 (26.67%) RESTful
8 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
10 6 (20.00%) SOA
10 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) CSS
11 5 (16.67%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Java/J2EE Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (36.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (26.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Enfinity
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Maven
2 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
2 8 (26.67%) Hudson
2 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) J2EE
2 18 (60.00%) Spring
3 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (40.00%) Struts
4 8 (26.67%) RESTful
5 5 (16.67%) REST
5 5 (16.67%) Web Services
5 5 (16.67%) CSS
5 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 4 (13.33%) JSP
6 4 (13.33%) EJB
7 3 (10.00%) Servlets
7 3 (10.00%) XML
7 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
8 2 (6.67%) J2SE
8 2 (6.67%) JMS
8 2 (6.67%) XSLT
8 2 (6.67%) JPA
9 1 (3.33%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.00%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) OOD
7 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.33%) Kanban
8 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.33%) Machine Learning
8 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) Sun Certification
2 8 (26.67%) OCPJP
2 8 (26.67%) OCMJD
3 1 (3.33%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Sun
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Open Text
4 1 (3.33%) Intershop
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago