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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 122 106
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 21 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.14% 0.63% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 2.25% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 7
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,400 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

J2EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 606 668 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.86% 28.16% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 538 597 548
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (74.39%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (47.56%) Finance
4 37 (45.12%) HTML
5 30 (36.59%) Banking
6 29 (35.37%) TDD
6 29 (35.37%) Linux
6 29 (35.37%) HTML5
6 29 (35.37%) AngularJS
7 27 (32.93%) BDD
7 27 (32.93%) Big Data
7 27 (32.93%) Hadoop
7 27 (32.93%) Fintech
8 26 (31.71%) Apache Spark
8 26 (31.71%) SQL
8 26 (31.71%) Apache
9 24 (29.27%) MVC
10 20 (24.39%) C#
10 20 (24.39%) .NET
10 20 (24.39%) Spring
11 19 (23.17%) Degree
11 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET
11 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (21.95%) Marketing
13 17 (20.73%) Python
14 16 (19.51%) E-Commerce
14 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.29%) SOA
15 15 (18.29%) RESTful
16 14 (17.07%) SOAP

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 26 (31.71%) Apache
1 26 (31.71%) Apache Spark
2 11 (13.41%) JBoss
3 10 (12.20%) WebSphere
4 9 (10.98%) WebLogic
5 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.22%) Drupal
7 1 (1.22%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (10.98%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) Big Data
1 27 (32.93%) Hadoop
2 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) DB2
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.22%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Maven
2 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.41%) JUnit
3 9 (10.98%) DbUnit
3 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.98%) jMock
3 9 (10.98%) Mockito
3 9 (10.98%) SonarQube
4 8 (9.76%) Selenium
5 2 (2.44%) Ant
5 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.22%) Log4j
6 1 (1.22%) Mocha
6 1 (1.22%) NUnit
6 1 (1.22%) Subversion
6 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 39 (47.56%) Finance
2 30 (36.59%) Banking
3 18 (21.95%) Marketing
4 8 (9.76%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (76.83%) Developer
2 49 (59.76%) Java Developer
3 18 (21.95%) Graduate
3 18 (21.95%) Graduate Developer
3 18 (21.95%) Junior
3 18 (21.95%) Junior Developer
4 17 (20.73%) C# Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Graduate C# Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Graduate Java Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Graduate Python Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Junior C# Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Junior Java Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Junior Python Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Python Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Consultant
6 9 (10.98%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (10.98%) Web Developer
7 8 (9.76%) J2EE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) HTML
2 29 (35.37%) AngularJS
2 29 (35.37%) HTML5
3 20 (24.39%) .NET
3 20 (24.39%) Spring
4 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET
4 19 (23.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (18.29%) RESTful
6 14 (17.07%) SOAP
7 13 (15.85%) REST
8 12 (14.63%) XML
9 11 (13.41%) Web Services
10 10 (12.20%) Hibernate
11 9 (10.98%) Java EE
11 9 (10.98%) PowerMock
12 8 (9.76%) jBPM
13 5 (6.10%) Spring MVC
14 4 (4.88%) CSS
14 4 (4.88%) Node.js
15 3 (3.66%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.93%) Fintech
2 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) Linux
2 12 (14.63%) Unix
3 9 (10.98%) Windows
4 1 (1.22%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (74.39%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) TDD
3 27 (32.93%) BDD
4 24 (29.27%) MVC
5 16 (19.51%) E-Commerce
6 15 (18.29%) SOA
7 14 (17.07%) Scrum
8 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
8 13 (15.85%) OO
9 10 (12.20%) Kanban
9 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.20%) Web Development
10 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.98%) Front End Development
10 9 (10.98%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.88%) OOP
13 3 (3.66%) Mobile Development
13 3 (3.66%) Software Testing
14 2 (2.44%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (31.71%) SQL
3 20 (24.39%) C#
4 17 (20.73%) Python
5 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.22%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) Dart
7 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (10.98%) vSphere
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Oracle
2 9 (10.98%) VMware
3 8 (9.76%) Sybase
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.66%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.22%) Apple
5 1 (1.22%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday