Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 192 149
Rank change year-on-year -49 -43 +8
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 155 248 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.02% 1.53% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 4.12% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 136 233 356
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,125 £70,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,924 6,021 6,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.04% 37.10% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,973 5,198 5,679
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £24,475
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing J2EE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the Midlands

J2EE
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE in the Midlands.

Salary trend for J2EE in the Midlands

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the Midlands

J2EE
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -28 115 £47,500 +5.56% 19
East Midlands -39 40 £50,000 +8.11% 11
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 154 (99.35%) Java
2 111 (71.61%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (64.52%) JavaScript
4 92 (59.35%) Spring
5 91 (58.71%) Hibernate
6 74 (47.74%) Oracle
7 68 (43.87%) MVC
8 65 (41.94%) JBoss
9 60 (38.71%) Scrum
9 60 (38.71%) REST
10 59 (38.06%) SQL
11 57 (36.77%) Jenkins
12 54 (34.84%) SOAP
12 54 (34.84%) Spring MVC
13 52 (33.55%) HTML
14 51 (32.90%) JPA
14 51 (32.90%) Mentoring
15 48 (30.97%) Microsoft Azure
16 43 (27.74%) CSS
17 42 (27.10%) Docker
18 40 (25.81%) Linux
18 40 (25.81%) MySQL
18 40 (25.81%) Puppet
19 37 (23.87%) TDD
20 36 (23.23%) Opscode Chef
21 32 (20.65%) Apache
22 31 (20.00%) Test Automation
23 29 (18.71%) SDLC
24 28 (18.06%) Degree
24 28 (18.06%) AngularJS

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 65 (41.94%) JBoss
2 32 (20.65%) Apache
3 18 (11.61%) WebSphere
4 14 (9.03%) OpenStack
5 8 (5.16%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.16%) WildFly
6 6 (3.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (3.87%) Alfresco
6 6 (3.87%) Apache Solr
6 6 (3.87%) CMS
6 6 (3.87%) Liferay
7 4 (2.58%) Confluence
8 2 (1.29%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.29%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.29%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.65%) Drupal
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 48 (30.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.94%) Boomi
4 2 (1.29%) SaaS
4 2 (1.29%) Serverless
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.81%) MySQL
2 12 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (7.10%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.81%) DB2
5 8 (5.16%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.52%) Data Mining
6 7 (4.52%) MariaDB
7 6 (3.87%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (3.23%) Ingres
9 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.29%) Redis
10 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.29%) SQLite
11 1 (0.65%) Big Data
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 57 (36.77%) Jenkins
2 23 (14.84%) JUnit
2 23 (14.84%) Maven
3 19 (12.26%) Git (software)
4 14 (9.03%) Mockito
5 13 (8.39%) Subversion
6 9 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (5.81%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.16%) jMock
8 7 (4.52%) Travis CI
9 5 (3.23%) ANTLR
9 5 (3.23%) Artifactory
9 5 (3.23%) JIRA
9 5 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.58%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.94%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.94%) DbUnit
11 3 (1.94%) Hudson
11 3 (1.94%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.29%) Gradle
General
1 14 (9.03%) Finance
1 14 (9.03%) Marketing
2 13 (8.39%) Banking
3 7 (4.52%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Law
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 128 (82.58%) Developer
2 121 (78.06%) Java Developer
3 35 (22.58%) Lead Developer
3 35 (22.58%) Lead Java Developer
4 25 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 24 (15.48%) Junior
5 24 (15.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (14.84%) Junior Developer
6 23 (14.84%) Junior Java Developer
7 12 (7.74%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Graduate
7 12 (7.74%) Graduate C# Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Graduate Java Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Graduate Python Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Junior C# Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Junior Python Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (59.35%) Spring
2 91 (58.71%) Hibernate
3 60 (38.71%) REST
4 54 (34.84%) SOAP
4 54 (34.84%) Spring MVC
5 52 (33.55%) HTML
6 51 (32.90%) JPA
7 43 (27.74%) CSS
8 28 (18.06%) AngularJS
9 22 (14.19%) Web Services
10 21 (13.55%) RESTful
11 16 (10.32%) .NET
12 15 (9.68%) HTML5
13 13 (8.39%) Java EE
14 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET
14 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (7.74%) JMS
14 12 (7.74%) XML
15 11 (7.10%) Apache Camel
16 10 (6.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.81%) Fintech
3 7 (4.52%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.23%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.94%) NHS
6 2 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.29%) Social Media
6 2 (1.29%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.81%) Linux
2 7 (4.52%) Unix
3 3 (1.94%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (71.61%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (43.87%) MVC
3 60 (38.71%) Scrum
4 51 (32.90%) Mentoring
5 37 (23.87%) TDD
6 31 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 29 (18.71%) SDLC
8 22 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (12.90%) Kanban
10 19 (12.26%) BDD
11 12 (7.74%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.10%) Machine Learning
13 9 (5.81%) Pair Programming
13 9 (5.81%) SOA
14 8 (5.16%) Microservices
14 8 (5.16%) RUP
15 7 (4.52%) Co-Creation
15 7 (4.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 7 (4.52%) Statistical Learning
15 7 (4.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 154 (99.35%) Java
2 100 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 59 (38.06%) SQL
4 18 (11.61%) Python
5 14 (9.03%) C#
6 11 (7.10%) PHP
7 3 (1.94%) C++
7 3 (1.94%) Perl
8 2 (1.29%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.29%) C
9 1 (0.65%) ES6
9 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.65%) Scala
9 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.65%) VB
9 1 (0.65%) VB6
9 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (18.06%) Degree
2 13 (8.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) OCP
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.16%) QA
2 5 (3.23%) SEPA
2 5 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (27.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (25.81%) Puppet
2 36 (23.23%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (7.10%) Ansible
4 7 (4.52%) Kubernetes
4 7 (4.52%) Terraform
5 6 (3.87%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.65%) Ambari
6 1 (0.65%) logstash
Vendors
1 74 (47.74%) Oracle
2 16 (10.32%) Google
3 13 (8.39%) IBM
4 11 (7.10%) Twitter
5 7 (4.52%) Misys
6 6 (3.87%) Adobe
6 6 (3.87%) HP
6 6 (3.87%) OpenText
7 3 (1.94%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.94%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.65%) BEA
9 1 (0.65%) Informatica
9 1 (0.65%) Pega
9 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.65%) SAP
9 1 (0.65%) VMware
9 1 (0.65%) webMethods