Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 152 168
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 -18
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 42 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.15% 1.22% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 3.43% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 38
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% -34.88% -28.33%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £47,500 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% -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 1,104 1,343 1,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.30% 35.58% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1,141 1,170
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,775 £26,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Scrum
3 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 17 (40.48%) Spring
4 17 (40.48%) jQuery
5 16 (38.10%) Maven
6 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
8 12 (28.57%) Finance
8 12 (28.57%) HTML
8 12 (28.57%) CSS
8 12 (28.57%) Linux
8 12 (28.57%) TDD
8 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 11 (26.19%) SDLC
10 10 (23.81%) MVC
10 10 (23.81%) .NET
10 10 (23.81%) MySQL
10 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (23.81%) React
11 9 (21.43%) BDD
11 9 (21.43%) Marketing
11 9 (21.43%) C#
12 8 (19.05%) XML
12 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
12 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
12 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
12 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.67%) QA

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 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 7 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Boomi
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Maven
2 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (14.29%) Ant
4 6 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 3 (7.14%) JUnit
6 3 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
1 25 (59.52%) Java Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Architect
3 11 (26.19%) Technical Architect
4 7 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Lead Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) jQuery
1 17 (40.48%) Spring
2 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
3 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 12 (28.57%) CSS
3 12 (28.57%) HTML
4 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 10 (23.81%) React
5 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
5 8 (19.05%) XML
6 7 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (14.29%) Apache Flex
7 6 (14.29%) Backbone.js
7 6 (14.29%) Ember.js
7 6 (14.29%) Ext JS
7 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (7.14%) Ajax
8 3 (7.14%) Java EE
8 3 (7.14%) JSON
8 3 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Scrum
3 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 12 (28.57%) TDD
5 11 (26.19%) SDLC
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (23.81%) MVC
7 9 (21.43%) BDD
8 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.67%) DevOps
9 7 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
11 4 (9.52%) RAD
11 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.14%) Kanban
12 3 (7.14%) Line Management
12 3 (7.14%) Microservices
12 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) C#
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Ansible
1 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Adobe
2 3 (7.14%) Apple
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter