The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for J2EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 189 156
Rank change year-on-year +16 -33  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 57 54 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.10% 0.87% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.75% 2.54% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 74
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £59,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +2.15% -  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2073 2127 2173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 40.07% 34.18% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1804 1788 1977
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing J2EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2EE in the West Midlands

J2EE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for J2EE in the West Midlands

J2EE
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2EE in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for J2EE in the West Midlands

J2EE
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2EE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 21 £35,500 -21.11% 2
Coventry +1 19 £38,250 -23.50% 3
Wolverhampton - 7 £35,000 -
Staffordshire +19 3 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Warwickshire +5 3 £41,250 +65.00%
Solihull - 2 £45,250 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £22,500 -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 109 (93.97%) Java
2 69 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (37.07%) SQL
4 42 (36.21%) TDD
5 41 (35.34%) HTML
6 34 (29.31%) JavaScript
7 31 (26.72%) XML
8 29 (25.00%) Web Services
8 29 (25.00%) Spring
9 27 (23.28%) .NET
9 27 (23.28%) Tomcat
10 26 (22.41%) Python
10 26 (22.41%) MVC
11 25 (21.55%) Hibernate
11 25 (21.55%) Linux
11 25 (21.55%) C#
12 24 (20.69%) Scrum
12 24 (20.69%) Degree
12 24 (20.69%) BDD
13 23 (19.83%) CSS
14 22 (18.97%) Software Engineering
15 21 (18.10%) E-Commerce
16 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET
16 20 (17.24%) JSP
17 19 (16.38%) OO
17 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (14.66%) Finance
18 17 (14.66%) JBoss
19 16 (13.79%) Retail
19 16 (13.79%) RESTful

J2EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 27 (23.28%) Tomcat
2 17 (14.66%) JBoss
3 15 (12.93%) Apache
4 7 (6.03%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.31%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.31%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.45%) IIS
7 3 (2.59%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.86%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.86%) Confluence
9 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.86%) Jetty
9 1 (0.86%) Liferay
9 1 (0.86%) Mule
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.31%) OpenShift
3 5 (4.31%) PaaS
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.86%) Office 365
5 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (0.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) Big Data
2 6 (5.17%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.31%) MySQL
3 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.86%) DB2
6 1 (0.86%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.86%) Redis
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Ant
1 14 (12.07%) JUnit
2 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.48%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.62%) Eclipse
4 10 (8.62%) Subversion
5 8 (6.90%) Maven
6 6 (5.17%) Selenium
6 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (4.31%) GoCD
7 5 (4.31%) Hudson
7 5 (4.31%) MSBuild
7 5 (4.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (4.31%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.45%) Mockito
8 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.59%) jMock
10 2 (1.72%) DbUnit
10 2 (1.72%) IntelliJ
General
1 17 (14.66%) Finance
2 16 (13.79%) Retail
3 15 (12.93%) Marketing
4 5 (4.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Games
6 1 (0.86%) International Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 89 (76.72%) Developer
2 78 (67.24%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.10%) J2EE Developer
3 21 (18.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 18 (15.52%) Graduate
4 18 (15.52%) Graduate Developer
4 18 (15.52%) Junior
4 18 (15.52%) Junior Developer
5 16 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 15 (12.93%) C# Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Graduate C# Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Graduate Java Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Graduate Python Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Junior C# Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Junior Java Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Junior Python Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Python Developer
7 12 (10.34%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.62%) Java Engineer
8 10 (8.62%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (35.34%) HTML
2 31 (26.72%) XML
3 29 (25.00%) Spring
3 29 (25.00%) Web Services
4 27 (23.28%) .NET
5 25 (21.55%) Hibernate
6 23 (19.83%) CSS
7 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET
7 20 (17.24%) JSP
8 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (13.79%) AngularJS
9 16 (13.79%) RESTful
10 14 (12.07%) SOAP
10 14 (12.07%) Struts
11 12 (10.34%) HTML5
12 11 (9.48%) JDBC
13 10 (8.62%) REST
13 10 (8.62%) Servlets
14 8 (6.90%) JSON
15 7 (6.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.31%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.59%) Fintech
4 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.86%) EPoS
5 1 (0.86%) PKI
5 1 (0.86%) Social Media
5 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.55%) Linux
2 5 (4.31%) Windows
3 4 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.21%) TDD
3 26 (22.41%) MVC
4 24 (20.69%) BDD
4 24 (20.69%) Scrum
5 22 (18.97%) Software Engineering
6 21 (18.10%) E-Commerce
7 19 (16.38%) OO
8 14 (12.07%) Mentoring
9 13 (11.21%) SOA
9 13 (11.21%) Test Automation
10 12 (10.34%) Unit Testing
11 11 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (7.76%) Microservices
13 8 (6.90%) DevOps
13 8 (6.90%) ITIL
14 7 (6.03%) Coaching
15 6 (5.17%) Data Protection
15 6 (5.17%) OOD
15 6 (5.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 109 (93.97%) Java
2 43 (37.07%) SQL
3 34 (29.31%) JavaScript
4 26 (22.41%) Python
5 25 (21.55%) C#
6 9 (7.76%) C++
7 7 (6.03%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.31%) Go
9 4 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.86%) Perl
11 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (20.69%) Degree
2 7 (6.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.45%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.72%) ISEB
4 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Docker
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) vSphere
3 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) Ansible
2 5 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.31%) Puppet
2 5 (4.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Oracle
2 6 (5.17%) Google
2 6 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.45%) Sun
3 4 (3.45%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.72%) VMware
5 1 (0.86%) ATG
5 1 (0.86%) IBM
5 1 (0.86%) Sybase
Worcestershire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago