Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 163 172
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 27 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.74% 0.92% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.43% 2.59% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 37
Birmingham median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £21,000 £39,800
90th Percentile £84,750 £65,000 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04% +21.05%

Java EE 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 1,112 1,351 1,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.55% 35.53% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1,144 1,193
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £61,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Birmingham

Java EE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Java EE in Birmingham

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java EE in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) XML
3 16 (59.26%) Web Services
4 13 (48.15%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) Hibernate
6 11 (40.74%) Finance
6 11 (40.74%) CSS
6 11 (40.74%) Oracle
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
6 11 (40.74%) Ajax
6 11 (40.74%) WebSphere
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (37.04%) DB2
7 10 (37.04%) SOA
7 10 (37.04%) Unix
7 10 (37.04%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Workflow
7 10 (37.04%) RDBMS
7 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
8 9 (33.33%) XSLT
8 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 9 (33.33%) Spring
8 9 (33.33%) Maven
9 8 (29.63%) JSF
9 8 (29.63%) Content Management
9 8 (29.63%) jQuery
9 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) MySQL
9 8 (29.63%) JBoss
10 7 (25.93%) SSL

Java EE
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 11 (40.74%) WebSphere
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (29.63%) JBoss
4 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
5 5 (18.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (18.52%) Apache
5 5 (18.52%) Apache Solr
6 3 (11.11%) SAS
6 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) SSL
1 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) DB2
2 10 (37.04%) RDBMS
2 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
3 8 (29.63%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.11%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Maven
2 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (18.52%) Grunt
3 5 (18.52%) SonarQube
3 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
4 4 (14.81%) JUnit
4 4 (14.81%) Subversion
5 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.70%) TestNG
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Java Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Java Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Java Technical Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) XML
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 11 (40.74%) Ajax
5 11 (40.74%) CSS
6 9 (33.33%) Spring
6 9 (33.33%) XSLT
7 8 (29.63%) jQuery
7 8 (29.63%) JSF
8 6 (22.22%) RESTful
9 5 (18.52%) Apache CXF
9 5 (18.52%) Apache Sling
9 5 (18.52%) CSS3
9 5 (18.52%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) JSP
9 5 (18.52%) LDAP
9 5 (18.52%) Lucene
9 5 (18.52%) OSGi
9 5 (18.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
1 5 (18.52%) Social Media
1 5 (18.52%) Taxonomies
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
1 10 (37.04%) Unix
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) SOA
1 10 (37.04%) Workflow
2 8 (29.63%) Content Management
3 5 (18.52%) Analytics
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (18.52%) Decision-Making
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) Metadata Management
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (18.52%) Personalization
3 5 (18.52%) SEO
3 5 (18.52%) Social Collaboration
3 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
3 5 (18.52%) Wireframes
3 5 (18.52%) Workflow Management
4 3 (11.11%) Due Diligence
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Java 8
5 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Adobe
2 5 (18.52%) hybris
3 3 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 3 (11.11%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) ILOG