Period
to 22 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 225 175
Rank change year-on-year +9 -50 -37
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 194 225 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.30% 1.23% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.29% 3.46% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 196 209 304
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,125 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,500 £76,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 5899 6500 6924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.49% 35.52% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5093 5505 6128
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 +17 121 £37,500 -16.67% 6
East Midlands +10 79 £45,000 +3.45% 5
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing J2EE 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 Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 184 (94.85%) Java
2 138 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (52.58%) Spring
4 99 (51.03%) JavaScript
5 93 (47.94%) Hibernate
6 76 (39.18%) TDD
7 69 (35.57%) MVC
8 68 (35.05%) HTML
9 65 (33.51%) SQL
10 64 (32.99%) Oracle
11 53 (27.32%) Scrum
12 52 (26.80%) REST
13 48 (24.74%) SOAP
13 48 (24.74%) Web Services
14 47 (24.23%) Degree
15 46 (23.71%) CSS
15 46 (23.71%) Jenkins
16 45 (23.20%) Spring MVC
17 44 (22.68%) JBoss
18 42 (21.65%) RESTful
19 41 (21.13%) JPA
20 38 (19.59%) AngularJS
21 37 (19.07%) Python
21 37 (19.07%) .NET
22 33 (17.01%) Linux
22 33 (17.01%) BDD
23 32 (16.49%) XML
23 32 (16.49%) Git (software)
23 32 (16.49%) Software Engineering
24 30 (15.46%) JUnit

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 44 (22.68%) JBoss
2 16 (8.25%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.73%) Apache
4 13 (6.70%) Liferay
4 13 (6.70%) WebSphere
5 12 (6.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 12 (6.19%) Alfresco
5 12 (6.19%) CMS
6 10 (5.15%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (3.09%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.06%) Confluence
10 3 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (1.03%) IIS
12 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.52%) Drupal
12 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Shopify
2 2 (1.03%) Exstream
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.61%) Serverless
4 5 (2.58%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.58%) PaaS
5 4 (2.06%) SaaS
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.03%) IaaS
7 1 (0.52%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.03%) Firewall
2 2 (1.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.43%) NoSQL
2 19 (9.79%) MongoDB
2 19 (9.79%) MySQL
3 15 (7.73%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.19%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.67%) DB2
5 11 (5.67%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.12%) MariaDB
7 6 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.06%) Redis
10 2 (1.03%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (23.71%) Jenkins
2 32 (16.49%) Git (software)
3 30 (15.46%) JUnit
4 20 (10.31%) Mockito
5 16 (8.25%) jMock
6 13 (6.70%) Maven
6 13 (6.70%) Subversion
7 12 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (6.19%) Travis CI
8 11 (5.67%) Eclipse
9 10 (5.15%) Cucumber
9 10 (5.15%) Selenium
9 10 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (4.12%) Ant
11 7 (3.61%) Mercurial
12 5 (2.58%) JIRA
13 4 (2.06%) TestNG
14 3 (1.55%) DbUnit
14 3 (1.55%) FitNesse
14 3 (1.55%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (13.92%) Finance
2 21 (10.82%) Marketing
3 14 (7.22%) Retail
4 13 (6.70%) Advertising
4 13 (6.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 151 (77.84%) Developer
2 135 (69.59%) Java Developer
3 31 (15.98%) Junior
4 30 (15.46%) Junior Developer
5 28 (14.43%) Junior Java Developer
6 25 (12.89%) Graduate
6 25 (12.89%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (12.89%) J2EE Developer
6 25 (12.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 23 (11.86%) Graduate Java Developer
7 23 (11.86%) Software Developer
8 22 (11.34%) Java Software Developer
9 20 (10.31%) C# Developer
9 20 (10.31%) Graduate C# Developer
9 20 (10.31%) Graduate Python Developer
9 20 (10.31%) Junior C# Developer
9 20 (10.31%) Junior Python Developer
9 20 (10.31%) Python Developer
10 19 (9.79%) Senior Developer
11 15 (7.73%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (52.58%) Spring
2 93 (47.94%) Hibernate
3 68 (35.05%) HTML
4 52 (26.80%) REST
5 48 (24.74%) SOAP
5 48 (24.74%) Web Services
6 46 (23.71%) CSS
7 45 (23.20%) Spring MVC
8 42 (21.65%) RESTful
9 41 (21.13%) JPA
10 38 (19.59%) AngularJS
11 37 (19.07%) .NET
12 32 (16.49%) XML
13 29 (14.95%) HTML5
14 24 (12.37%) ASP.NET
15 23 (11.86%) Node.js
16 22 (11.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (11.34%) JSP
17 17 (8.76%) Apache Camel
18 16 (8.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.25%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.19%) User Experience
4 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.58%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.03%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.52%) DataPower
10 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.01%) Linux
2 11 (5.67%) Unix
3 7 (3.61%) Windows
4 1 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (39.18%) TDD
3 69 (35.57%) MVC
4 53 (27.32%) Scrum
5 33 (17.01%) BDD
6 32 (16.49%) Software Engineering
7 29 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (13.40%) OO
9 25 (12.89%) Test Automation
10 22 (11.34%) Pair Programming
11 21 (10.82%) Web Development
12 18 (9.28%) Mentoring
13 17 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (8.76%) Kanban
14 16 (8.25%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (7.73%) E-Commerce
16 13 (6.70%) OOA/OOD
16 13 (6.70%) SDLC
16 13 (6.70%) Unit Testing
17 11 (5.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (94.85%) Java
2 99 (51.03%) JavaScript
3 65 (33.51%) SQL
4 37 (19.07%) Python
5 25 (12.89%) C#
6 17 (8.76%) PHP
7 14 (7.22%) C++
8 9 (4.64%) Perl
9 7 (3.61%) C
10 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.03%) COBOL
10 2 (1.03%) Delphi
10 2 (1.03%) ES6
10 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.03%) Scala
10 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (24.23%) Degree
2 10 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.61%) OCP
3 7 (3.61%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (3.61%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.03%) ISEB
4 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.03%) PhD
4 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.09%) SLA
2 4 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 25 (12.89%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (11.34%) Puppet
2 20 (10.31%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (6.19%) Ansible
3 12 (6.19%) TeamSite
4 7 (3.61%) Kubernetes
4 7 (3.61%) Terraform
5 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 64 (32.99%) Oracle
2 16 (8.25%) IBM
3 14 (7.22%) HP
4 13 (6.70%) Adobe
5 12 (6.19%) OpenText
6 7 (3.61%) Sun
7 4 (2.06%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.55%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.03%) hybris
9 2 (1.03%) VMware
9 2 (1.03%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.52%) Black Duck
10 1 (0.52%) Google
10 1 (0.52%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.52%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.52%) SAP
10 1 (0.52%) Veracode
10 1 (0.52%) WSO2