Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 151 169
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18 -20
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 52 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.34% 1.10% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.45% 3.11% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 28
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £33,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.15% -28.95% -36.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £33,375
90th Percentile £72,500 £56,875 £69,625
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.38% -14.44% -10.00%

J2EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,168 1,381 1,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.12% 35.18% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1,201 1,103
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in Birmingham

J2EE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in Birmingham.

Salary trend for J2EE in Birmingham

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 21 (40.38%) Linux
5 20 (38.46%) Apache
6 18 (34.62%) AngularJS
7 17 (32.69%) Scrum
8 16 (30.77%) Mentoring
9 14 (26.92%) SDLC
9 14 (26.92%) Finance
9 14 (26.92%) HTML
9 14 (26.92%) CSS
10 13 (25.00%) Web Services
10 13 (25.00%) MySQL
10 13 (25.00%) Spring
11 12 (23.08%) Maven
11 12 (23.08%) TDD
11 12 (23.08%) jQuery
12 11 (21.15%) BDD
12 11 (21.15%) JSON
12 11 (21.15%) Hibernate
13 10 (19.23%) MVC
13 10 (19.23%) Servlets
13 10 (19.23%) REST
13 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (19.23%) React
14 9 (17.31%) Boomi
14 9 (17.31%) MuleSoft
14 9 (17.31%) API Development
14 9 (17.31%) Jenkins

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (38.46%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) MariaDB
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Maven
2 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
4 6 (11.54%) Ant
4 6 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.77%) JUnit
6 2 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (1.92%) Gradle
7 1 (1.92%) JIRA
7 1 (1.92%) Mockito
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Marketing
3 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Developer
1 32 (61.54%) Java Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Integration Specialist
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Technical Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Graduate
5 6 (11.54%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Graduate Java Developer
5 6 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Junior
5 6 (11.54%) Junior Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate C# Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Junior C# Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Junior Python Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) AngularJS
2 14 (26.92%) CSS
2 14 (26.92%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) Spring
3 13 (25.00%) Web Services
4 12 (23.08%) jQuery
5 11 (21.15%) Hibernate
5 11 (21.15%) JSON
6 10 (19.23%) React
6 10 (19.23%) REST
6 10 (19.23%) Servlets
7 9 (17.31%) .NET
7 9 (17.31%) EJB
7 9 (17.31%) JMS
7 9 (17.31%) SOAP
8 6 (11.54%) Apache Flex
8 6 (11.54%) Backbone.js
8 6 (11.54%) Ember.js
8 6 (11.54%) Ext JS
8 6 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) Scrum
3 16 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 14 (26.92%) SDLC
5 12 (23.08%) TDD
6 11 (21.15%) BDD
7 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (19.23%) MVC
8 9 (17.31%) API Development
8 9 (17.31%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (17.31%) SOA
8 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
9 8 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 7 (13.46%) DevOps
11 6 (11.54%) Concurrent Programming
11 6 (11.54%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (7.69%) Microservices
12 4 (7.69%) RAD
12 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (5.77%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.38%) C#
4 7 (13.46%) Python
5 6 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Java 8
7 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
1 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Sun Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Ansible
1 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.54%) Terraform
2 2 (3.85%) Ambari
2 2 (3.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) MuleSoft
1 9 (17.31%) ServiceNow
2 6 (11.54%) Adobe
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) Twitter
5 2 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com