The first table below looks at the demand for Struts 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 Struts over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Struts
Rank 198 193 166
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Struts 15 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.22% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.59% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 23
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2020 2026 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.46% 36.39% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1723 1805 1710
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Struts
England

Struts
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Struts across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Struts Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Struts
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Struts Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Struts
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Struts across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Struts Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Struts
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 Struts within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +13 12 £32,500 -
Solihull - 2 £35,000 -
Birmingham +6 1 - -
Struts
England

Struts
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Struts 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 Struts.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (97.67%) J2EE
3 29 (67.44%) Spring
4 26 (60.47%) Hibernate
4 26 (60.47%) SQL
5 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (44.19%) Oracle
7 18 (41.86%) Linux
7 18 (41.86%) Tomcat
8 17 (39.53%) Degree
9 16 (37.21%) Sun
10 15 (34.88%) Sun Certification
10 15 (34.88%) Apache
11 14 (32.56%) XML
12 13 (30.23%) XSLT
12 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
12 13 (30.23%) OCPJP
12 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
13 12 (27.91%) OCMJD
13 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
14 11 (25.58%) HTML
15 10 (23.26%) JSP
15 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
16 8 (18.60%) Retail
16 8 (18.60%) Servlets
16 8 (18.60%) CSS
16 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
17 6 (13.95%) MySQL
17 6 (13.95%) TDD
18 5 (11.63%) MVC

Struts
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Struts 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 Struts. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (41.86%) Tomcat
2 15 (34.88%) Apache
3 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
4 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.98%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.33%) CMS
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.63%) Maven
3 3 (6.98%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (6.98%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Ant
5 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (18.60%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
1 34 (79.07%) Java Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 19 (44.19%) J2EE Developer
4 12 (27.91%) Developer Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Software Support Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Analyst
4 12 (27.91%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Java Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) J2EE
2 29 (67.44%) Spring
3 26 (60.47%) Hibernate
4 14 (32.56%) XML
5 13 (30.23%) XSLT
6 11 (25.58%) HTML
7 10 (23.26%) JSP
8 8 (18.60%) Servlets
8 8 (18.60%) CSS
9 5 (11.63%) Spring MVC
9 5 (11.63%) Web Services
9 5 (11.63%) Swing
9 5 (11.63%) JMS
9 5 (11.63%) JavaBeans
10 4 (9.30%) J2SE
10 4 (9.30%) jQuery
11 3 (6.98%) SWT
11 3 (6.98%) Struts2
11 3 (6.98%) EJB
11 3 (6.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) iPhone
3 2 (4.65%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.95%) TDD
4 5 (11.63%) MVC
5 4 (9.30%) UML
5 4 (9.30%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) System Testing
6 3 (6.98%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) OOD
6 3 (6.98%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.65%) SOA
7 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Web Development
8 1 (2.33%) Web Design
8 1 (2.33%) Logistics
8 1 (2.33%) Content Management
8 1 (2.33%) Data Management
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (60.47%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) XPath
5 2 (4.65%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) Scala
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 15 (34.88%) Sun Certification
3 13 (30.23%) OCPJP
4 12 (27.91%) OCMJD
5 3 (6.98%) OCP
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 16 (37.21%) Sun
3 4 (9.30%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) ATG
4 1 (2.33%) Intershop
4 1 (2.33%) Endeca
4 1 (2.33%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Demandware
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) hybris