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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 130 103
Rank change year-on-year +10 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 16 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.83% 0.59% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.30% 2.15% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 23
Median salary £22,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.09% +10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  

Java EE 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 695 652 682
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.92% 27.39% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 603 544 589
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle
3 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (83.33%) XML
5 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 11 (61.11%) EJB
5 11 (61.11%) CSS
5 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) HTML
6 10 (55.56%) Scrum
6 10 (55.56%) TDD
6 10 (55.56%) Spring
6 10 (55.56%) XPath
6 10 (55.56%) JPA
6 10 (55.56%) EJB 3.0
6 10 (55.56%) TestNG
6 10 (55.56%) BDD
6 10 (55.56%) SQL
6 10 (55.56%) JUnit
6 10 (55.56%) MVC
6 10 (55.56%) XSLT
6 10 (55.56%) JMS
7 9 (50.00%) XML Schema
7 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (33.33%) REST
8 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle BPM

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 5 (27.78%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) JUnit
1 10 (55.56%) TestNG
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Gradle
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) International Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) XML
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) EJB
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) EJB 3.0
3 10 (55.56%) JMS
3 10 (55.56%) JPA
3 10 (55.56%) Spring
3 10 (55.56%) XSLT
4 9 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (50.00%) XML Schema
5 6 (33.33%) REST
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) SOAP
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) J2EE
7 1 (5.56%) React
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.56%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) BDD
2 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 5 (27.78%) Process Management
3 5 (27.78%) Web Application Development
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) XPath
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase