Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 213 231
Rank change year-on-year -25 +18 -23
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 64 121 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.74% 1.22% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 3.09% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 54 121 124
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +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 2,689 3,910 4,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 31.10% 39.51% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,281 3,380 3,448
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,475 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 October 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 October 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 -9 41 £57,500 +76.92% 5
Coventry -35 10 £48,750 +25.00% 1
Solihull - 8 £47,500 -
Warwickshire +36 3 £38,950 -5.58%
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 64 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (60.94%) JavaScript
3 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (46.88%) Spring
5 27 (42.19%) HTML
6 26 (40.63%) Hibernate
6 26 (40.63%) jQuery
7 25 (39.06%) CSS
8 24 (37.50%) Scrum
9 21 (32.81%) MySQL
10 20 (31.25%) Maven
10 20 (31.25%) Mentoring
11 18 (28.13%) AngularJS
11 18 (28.13%) Linux
12 17 (26.56%) SQL
13 14 (21.88%) Web Services
13 14 (21.88%) TDD
13 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
14 13 (20.31%) XML
14 13 (20.31%) JUnit
15 12 (18.75%) MVC
15 12 (18.75%) Finance
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle
15 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (17.19%) Java EE
16 11 (17.19%) Apache
16 11 (17.19%) SDLC
16 11 (17.19%) BDD
17 10 (15.63%) React
17 10 (15.63%) Jenkins

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 11 (17.19%) Apache
2 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (4.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Boomi
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Maven
2 13 (20.31%) JUnit
3 10 (15.63%) Eclipse
3 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.38%) Ant
5 6 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (7.81%) Subversion
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) JIRA
7 1 (1.56%) Mockito
7 1 (1.56%) Spock
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Marketing
3 5 (7.81%) Advertising
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (70.31%) Developer
1 45 (70.31%) Java Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Architect
3 11 (17.19%) Technical Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Lead Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Lead Java Developer
5 7 (10.94%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.69%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.88%) Spring
2 27 (42.19%) HTML
3 26 (40.63%) Hibernate
3 26 (40.63%) jQuery
4 25 (39.06%) CSS
5 18 (28.13%) AngularJS
6 14 (21.88%) Web Services
7 13 (20.31%) XML
8 11 (17.19%) Java EE
9 10 (15.63%) .NET
9 10 (15.63%) React
9 10 (15.63%) Spring MVC
10 7 (10.94%) Struts
11 6 (9.38%) Ajax
11 6 (9.38%) Apache Flex
11 6 (9.38%) Backbone.js
11 6 (9.38%) Ember.js
11 6 (9.38%) Ext JS
11 6 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (7.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) Scrum
3 20 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.88%) TDD
5 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.75%) MVC
6 11 (17.19%) BDD
6 11 (17.19%) SDLC
7 9 (14.06%) OO
8 8 (12.50%) Microservices
9 7 (10.94%) DevOps
9 7 (10.94%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (9.38%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (9.38%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
10 6 (9.38%) Web Development
11 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.25%) RAD
13 3 (4.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (60.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.56%) SQL
4 9 (14.06%) C#
5 7 (10.94%) Java 8
6 5 (7.81%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) Python
8 2 (3.13%) XPath
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) DBS Check
2 3 (4.69%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Ansible
1 6 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Adobe
3 3 (4.69%) Apple
3 3 (4.69%) Google
3 3 (4.69%) Twitter
4 2 (3.13%) ATG
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow