Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 213 256
Rank change year-on-year -23 +43 -89
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 150 204 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.04% 1.30% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.85% 3.31% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 118 203 168
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -10.11% -1.11%
10th Percentile £28,638 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -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 5,265 6,170 6,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 36.62% 39.19% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4,461 5,348 5,617
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +5 85 £47,500 +18.75% 15
East Midlands -31 65 £63,750 +59.38% 10
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 150 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 71 (47.33%) Spring
4 61 (40.67%) Hibernate
5 52 (34.67%) Web Services
6 48 (32.00%) Software Engineering
7 47 (31.33%) JUnit
8 46 (30.67%) HTML
8 46 (30.67%) CSS
9 45 (30.00%) SQL
10 44 (29.33%) Oracle
11 42 (28.00%) Apache
12 41 (27.33%) Linux
12 41 (27.33%) SDLC
13 40 (26.67%) AngularJS
14 39 (26.00%) TDD
15 38 (25.33%) Microservices
15 38 (25.33%) Java 8
16 37 (24.67%) jQuery
17 33 (22.00%) Mentoring
18 32 (21.33%) MySQL
19 31 (20.67%) Scrum
19 31 (20.67%) Maven
20 29 (19.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 27 (18.00%) RESTful
21 27 (18.00%) Java EE
21 27 (18.00%) E-Commerce
22 24 (16.00%) Tomcat
23 23 (15.33%) Finance

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 42 (28.00%) Apache
2 24 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 21 (14.00%) WebSphere
4 20 (13.33%) JBoss
5 10 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (5.33%) WildFly
7 6 (4.00%) Apache Solr
8 5 (3.33%) Liferay
9 4 (2.67%) Alfresco
9 4 (2.67%) CMS
10 3 (2.00%) Apache Spark
10 3 (2.00%) IIS
11 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.00%) Boomi
2 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) HTTP
1 1 (0.67%) Internet
1 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.33%) MySQL
2 14 (9.33%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.33%) Data Mining
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.67%) Ingres
7 3 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.33%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.67%) Big Data
9 1 (0.67%) DB2
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (31.33%) JUnit
2 31 (20.67%) Maven
3 29 (19.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 23 (15.33%) Jenkins
4 23 (15.33%) Mockito
5 19 (12.67%) Hudson
6 15 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 10 (6.67%) Eclipse
8 9 (6.00%) Subversion
9 6 (4.00%) Ant
10 5 (3.33%) Travis CI
11 4 (2.67%) ANTLR
11 4 (2.67%) Artifactory
12 3 (2.00%) Gradle
12 3 (2.00%) JIRA
13 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.67%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.67%) Spock
13 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (15.33%) Finance
2 10 (6.67%) Banking
3 9 (6.00%) Marketing
4 7 (4.67%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.33%) Advertising
6 4 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.67%) Retail
7 2 (1.33%) Front Office
7 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Electronics
8 1 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 116 (77.33%) Developer
2 115 (76.67%) Java Developer
3 32 (21.33%) Senior Developer
3 32 (21.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 23 (15.33%) Lead Developer
4 23 (15.33%) Lead Java Developer
5 18 (12.00%) Architect
6 12 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Integration Specialist
7 10 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
7 10 (6.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 9 (6.00%) Java Architect
8 9 (6.00%) Java Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Junior
9 8 (5.33%) Junior Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Junior Java Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (47.33%) Spring
2 61 (40.67%) Hibernate
3 52 (34.67%) Web Services
4 46 (30.67%) CSS
4 46 (30.67%) HTML
5 40 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 37 (24.67%) jQuery
7 27 (18.00%) Java EE
7 27 (18.00%) RESTful
8 22 (14.67%) JMS
9 20 (13.33%) REST
10 19 (12.67%) JSON
10 19 (12.67%) SOAP
11 18 (12.00%) Servlets
12 17 (11.33%) XML
13 16 (10.67%) React
14 15 (10.00%) EJB
15 13 (8.67%) JPA
16 9 (6.00%) JSP
16 9 (6.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.67%) Fintech
2 11 (7.33%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.33%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.33%) User Experience
6 4 (2.67%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.33%) Clustering
7 2 (1.33%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.33%) Linux
2 8 (5.33%) Unix
3 4 (2.67%) Windows
4 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 41 (27.33%) SDLC
4 39 (26.00%) TDD
5 38 (25.33%) Microservices
6 33 (22.00%) Mentoring
7 31 (20.67%) Scrum
8 27 (18.00%) E-Commerce
9 16 (10.67%) BDD
9 16 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (10.67%) SOA
10 15 (10.00%) MVC
11 14 (9.33%) OO
12 12 (8.00%) API Development
12 12 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
13 10 (6.67%) DevOps
14 9 (6.00%) Multithreading
15 8 (5.33%) Machine Learning
15 8 (5.33%) Open Source
15 8 (5.33%) Statistical Learning
Programming Languages
1 150 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 45 (30.00%) SQL
4 38 (25.33%) Java 8
5 13 (8.67%) Python
6 8 (5.33%) C#
7 3 (2.00%) PHP
7 3 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.33%) Scala
8 2 (1.33%) XPath
9 1 (0.67%) C++
9 1 (0.67%) Perl
9 1 (0.67%) Ruby
9 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (12.67%) Degree
2 16 (10.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.33%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (4.67%) Docker
2 3 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.00%) Ansible
2 6 (4.00%) Terraform
3 4 (2.67%) TeamSite
4 3 (2.00%) Ambari
4 3 (2.00%) logstash
5 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (29.33%) Oracle
2 12 (8.00%) MuleSoft
2 12 (8.00%) ServiceNow
3 11 (7.33%) Google
4 10 (6.67%) Adobe
5 7 (4.67%) Misys
6 6 (4.00%) Twitter
7 4 (2.67%) HP
7 4 (2.67%) OpenText
8 2 (1.33%) Apple
8 2 (1.33%) ATG
9 1 (0.67%) Capita
9 1 (0.67%) IBM
9 1 (0.67%) Pega
9 1 (0.67%) SAP
9 1 (0.67%) Yahoo!