Period
to 19 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 148 125
Rank change year-on-year -13 -23 +20
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 23 45 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.70% 1.23% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 3.85% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 79
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -34.78% +9.52%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +18.75%

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 965 1,168 1,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.46% 31.83% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 759 957 1,135
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for J2EE in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) Spring
4 15 (65.22%) TDD
5 14 (60.87%) Scrum
6 13 (56.52%) Maven
7 12 (52.17%) BDD
8 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
9 10 (43.48%) .NET
9 10 (43.48%) HTML
9 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
10 9 (39.13%) Marketing
10 9 (39.13%) jQuery
10 9 (39.13%) MVC
10 9 (39.13%) XML
10 9 (39.13%) CSS
10 9 (39.13%) C#
11 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
11 8 (34.78%) SDLC
12 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
12 7 (30.43%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
12 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
13 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (26.09%) Kanban
14 5 (21.74%) JUnit
15 4 (17.39%) SOAP
15 4 (17.39%) Web Services
15 4 (17.39%) SQL
15 4 (17.39%) Linux

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 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Maven
2 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
3 5 (21.74%) JUnit
4 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.04%) DbUnit
5 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
5 3 (13.04%) jMock
5 3 (13.04%) Mockito
5 3 (13.04%) SonarQube
6 2 (8.70%) Toad
7 1 (4.35%) Gradle
7 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 9 (39.13%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Architect
4 9 (39.13%) Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Python Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Python Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Spring
2 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) jQuery
3 9 (39.13%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
5 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Java EE
6 4 (17.39%) SOAP
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.04%) Apache Camel
7 3 (13.04%) PowerMock
7 3 (13.04%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) Spring Boot
7 3 (13.04%) Struts
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.70%) JSF
8 2 (8.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) TDD
3 14 (60.87%) Scrum
4 12 (52.17%) BDD
5 9 (39.13%) MVC
6 8 (34.78%) SDLC
7 7 (30.43%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
8 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (26.09%) Kanban
9 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
10 2 (8.70%) DSDM
10 2 (8.70%) Microservices
10 2 (8.70%) OO
10 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (8.70%) Open Source
10 2 (8.70%) RAD
10 2 (8.70%) UML
11 1 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) VMware