Period
to 22 July 2018

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 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 220 230
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 -52
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 85 111 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.92% 1.10% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.71% 2.82% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 64 111 137
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £78,500
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 West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,136 3,942 4,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 33.77% 38.90% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,638 3,465 3,598
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £58,825
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

J2EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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 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
Birmingham +18 56 £47,500 +58.33% 8
Coventry -17 12 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Solihull +16 10 £47,500 +17.28%
Warwickshire +20 5 £42,500 -5.56% 1
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 West Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (51.76%) JavaScript
4 38 (44.71%) Apache
5 36 (42.35%) Linux
6 33 (38.82%) HTML
6 33 (38.82%) CSS
7 31 (36.47%) MySQL
8 30 (35.29%) Mentoring
9 26 (30.59%) AngularJS
10 25 (29.41%) Spring
11 23 (27.06%) Hibernate
12 22 (25.88%) Web Services
13 19 (22.35%) REST
14 18 (21.18%) Scrum
15 17 (20.00%) SOAP
15 17 (20.00%) JSON
15 17 (20.00%) jQuery
16 16 (18.82%) SDLC
17 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
17 15 (17.65%) Maven
17 15 (17.65%) SQL
17 15 (17.65%) Servlets
18 14 (16.47%) MVC
18 14 (16.47%) SOA
18 14 (16.47%) Software Engineering
19 13 (15.29%) TDD
19 13 (15.29%) Finance
19 13 (15.29%) EJB
20 12 (14.12%) Oracle

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 38 (44.71%) Apache
2 6 (7.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (3.53%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.53%) JBoss
3 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.18%) Liferay
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Boomi
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.47%) MySQL
2 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.35%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 15 (17.65%) Maven
2 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.76%) JUnit
3 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
4 6 (7.06%) Ant
4 6 (7.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.71%) Subversion
6 3 (3.53%) Gradle
6 3 (3.53%) JIRA
6 3 (3.53%) Mockito
7 1 (1.18%) Spock
7 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Marketing
3 5 (5.88%) Advertising
4 4 (4.71%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.71%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (71.76%) Developer
1 61 (71.76%) Java Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Lead Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Lead Java Developer
3 12 (14.12%) Integration Specialist
4 7 (8.24%) Graduate
4 7 (8.24%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Graduate Java Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Junior
4 7 (8.24%) Junior Developer
4 7 (8.24%) Junior Java Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Architect
5 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Graduate C# Developer
5 6 (7.06%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Junior C# Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Junior Python Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.82%) CSS
1 33 (38.82%) HTML
2 26 (30.59%) AngularJS
3 25 (29.41%) Spring
4 23 (27.06%) Hibernate
5 22 (25.88%) Web Services
6 19 (22.35%) REST
7 17 (20.00%) jQuery
7 17 (20.00%) JSON
7 17 (20.00%) SOAP
8 15 (17.65%) Servlets
9 13 (15.29%) EJB
10 12 (14.12%) JMS
11 11 (12.94%) React
12 8 (9.41%) .NET
12 8 (9.41%) Java EE
13 6 (7.06%) Apache Flex
13 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
13 6 (7.06%) Spring MVC
13 6 (7.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.53%) Fintech
2 3 (3.53%) User Experience
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.18%) Clustering
4 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.29%) Mentoring
3 18 (21.18%) Scrum
4 16 (18.82%) SDLC
5 14 (16.47%) MVC
5 14 (16.47%) SOA
5 14 (16.47%) Software Engineering
6 13 (15.29%) TDD
7 12 (14.12%) API Development
7 12 (14.12%) BDD
7 12 (14.12%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.59%) Multithreading
10 8 (9.41%) Microservices
11 7 (8.24%) OO
12 6 (7.06%) Concurrent Programming
12 6 (7.06%) Continuous Deployment
12 6 (7.06%) DevOps
13 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (4.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (51.76%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.65%) SQL
4 9 (10.59%) Python
5 8 (9.41%) C#
5 8 (9.41%) Java 8
6 3 (3.53%) PHP
7 2 (2.35%) Scala
7 2 (2.35%) XPath
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
8 1 (1.18%) Ruby
8 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.59%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.18%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Docker
2 3 (3.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.06%) Ansible
2 6 (7.06%) Terraform
3 3 (3.53%) Ambari
3 3 (3.53%) logstash
4 1 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) MuleSoft
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle
1 12 (14.12%) ServiceNow
2 6 (7.06%) Adobe
2 6 (7.06%) Google
2 6 (7.06%) Twitter
3 2 (2.35%) Apple
3 2 (2.35%) ATG