Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 243 177
Rank change year-on-year +34 -66 -53
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 198 187 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.30% 1.01% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.27% 2.90% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 198 166 260
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.10% +13.75%
10th Percentile £25,125 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,375 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

J2EE 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 the Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6060 6442 7027
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 39.64% 34.73% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5238 5475 6224
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 21 August 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 21 August 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
East Midlands +52 103 £42,500 +6.25% 7
West Midlands -2 101 £37,500 -16.67% 8
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 185 (93.43%) Java
2 116 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (44.44%) Spring
4 84 (42.42%) TDD
5 73 (36.87%) JavaScript
6 71 (35.86%) Hibernate
7 69 (34.85%) HTML
7 69 (34.85%) Web Services
8 61 (30.81%) SQL
9 51 (25.76%) CSS
9 51 (25.76%) OO
10 47 (23.74%) Finance
10 47 (23.74%) REST
11 46 (23.23%) SOAP
12 45 (22.73%) Scrum
13 41 (20.71%) MVC
14 40 (20.20%) Oracle
14 40 (20.20%) RESTful
15 38 (19.19%) XML
15 38 (19.19%) Degree
16 37 (18.69%) NoSQL
17 35 (17.68%) .NET
18 33 (16.67%) BDD
19 32 (16.16%) Linux
19 32 (16.16%) Unit Testing
19 32 (16.16%) Pair Programming
20 30 (15.15%) JPA
20 30 (15.15%) Relational Database
21 29 (14.65%) AngularJS
21 29 (14.65%) Software Engineering

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 25 (12.63%) Tomcat
2 24 (12.12%) JBoss
3 16 (8.08%) Apache
4 9 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (4.55%) Liferay
5 8 (4.04%) Alfresco
5 8 (4.04%) CMS
6 7 (3.54%) WebLogic
7 6 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.03%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.02%) IIS
9 3 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.52%) Confluence
10 2 (1.01%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.51%) Jetty
11 1 (0.51%) Mule
11 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Shopify
2 2 (1.01%) Exstream
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.53%) OpenShift
3 5 (2.53%) PaaS
4 4 (2.02%) SaaS
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.01%) IaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.03%) HTTP
2 2 (1.01%) Firewall
2 2 (1.01%) Internet
2 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.69%) NoSQL
2 30 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 25 (12.63%) RDBMS
4 19 (9.60%) SQL Server
5 15 (7.58%) MySQL
6 13 (6.57%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.01%) DB2
11 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.01%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.01%) Redis
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.51%) Big Data
12 1 (0.51%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (14.65%) JUnit
2 28 (14.14%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.57%) Mockito
5 12 (6.06%) Ant
5 12 (6.06%) Subversion
6 11 (5.56%) jMock
7 10 (5.05%) Eclipse
8 9 (4.55%) Maven
9 8 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (4.04%) Cucumber
9 8 (4.04%) Selenium
9 8 (4.04%) Travis CI
10 7 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.53%) Mercurial
12 4 (2.02%) JIRA
12 4 (2.02%) SonarQube
12 4 (2.02%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.52%) FitNesse
13 3 (1.52%) NetBeans
General
1 47 (23.74%) Finance
2 26 (13.13%) Banking
3 15 (7.58%) Marketing
4 14 (7.07%) Retail
5 10 (5.05%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Electronics
6 1 (0.51%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (77.78%) Developer
2 138 (69.70%) Java Developer
3 30 (15.15%) J2EE Developer
3 30 (15.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 21 (10.61%) Graduate
4 21 (10.61%) Graduate Developer
4 21 (10.61%) Junior
4 21 (10.61%) Junior Developer
4 21 (10.61%) Senior Developer
4 21 (10.61%) Software Developer
5 18 (9.09%) Architect
5 18 (9.09%) Graduate Java Developer
5 18 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
5 18 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
6 17 (8.59%) Core Java Developer
7 16 (8.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (7.58%) C# Developer
8 15 (7.58%) Graduate C# Developer
8 15 (7.58%) Junior C# Developer
8 15 (7.58%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (44.44%) Spring
2 71 (35.86%) Hibernate
3 69 (34.85%) HTML
3 69 (34.85%) Web Services
4 51 (25.76%) CSS
5 47 (23.74%) REST
6 46 (23.23%) SOAP
7 40 (20.20%) RESTful
8 38 (19.19%) XML
9 35 (17.68%) .NET
10 30 (15.15%) JPA
11 29 (14.65%) AngularJS
12 28 (14.14%) JSP
13 27 (13.64%) JMS
14 23 (11.62%) HTML5
14 23 (11.62%) Spring Boot
15 21 (10.61%) ASP.NET
15 21 (10.61%) Spring MVC
16 19 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.05%) User Experience
3 9 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.04%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.01%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.51%) DataPower
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.51%) EPoS
8 1 (0.51%) Fintech
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.51%) PKI
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.16%) Linux
2 12 (6.06%) Unix
3 8 (4.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (42.42%) TDD
3 51 (25.76%) OO
4 45 (22.73%) Scrum
5 41 (20.71%) MVC
6 33 (16.67%) BDD
7 32 (16.16%) Pair Programming
7 32 (16.16%) Unit Testing
8 29 (14.65%) Software Engineering
9 28 (14.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
11 23 (11.62%) Web Development
12 21 (10.61%) E-Commerce
13 20 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (9.09%) Test Automation
15 17 (8.59%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (8.08%) SDLC
17 12 (6.06%) Mentoring
17 12 (6.06%) UML
18 11 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 185 (93.43%) Java
2 73 (36.87%) JavaScript
3 61 (30.81%) SQL
4 28 (14.14%) Python
5 22 (11.11%) C#
6 13 (6.57%) C++
7 11 (5.56%) PHP
8 7 (3.54%) Perl
9 5 (2.53%) C
10 4 (2.02%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.01%) COBOL
12 2 (1.01%) Delphi
12 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.01%) Scala
13 1 (0.51%) ES6
13 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (19.19%) Degree
2 9 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.54%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.01%) ISEB
4 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.01%) PhD
4 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.04%) QA
2 5 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.53%) Docker
2 2 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.01%) vSphere
3 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.04%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.52%) Ansible
3 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.51%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.51%) Mesos
4 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (20.20%) Oracle
2 10 (5.05%) HP
3 9 (4.55%) Adobe
4 8 (4.04%) OpenText
5 7 (3.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.54%) Sun
6 5 (2.53%) IBM
7 4 (2.02%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.02%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.52%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.01%) hybris
9 2 (1.01%) VMware
10 1 (0.51%) Black Duck
10 1 (0.51%) Google
10 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.51%) SAP
10 1 (0.51%) Veracode
10 1 (0.51%) WSO2