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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 161 112
Rank change year-on-year +11 -49  
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 57 86 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.20% 1.39% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.20% 4.00% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 50 80 73
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £90,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 1781 2149 1977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.35% 34.81% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1880 1774
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +19 21 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Coventry +15 18 £45,000 +1.12%
Warwickshire +33 9 £47,500 +111.11%
Solihull - 6 £40,500 -
Staffordshire +11 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Worcestershire -11 1 £36,500 +32.72%
J2EE
England

J2EE
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 134 (97.10%) Java
2 90 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (42.03%) HTML
4 45 (32.61%) SQL
5 43 (31.16%) TDD
5 43 (31.16%) Finance
6 42 (30.43%) Spring
7 38 (27.54%) JavaScript
8 35 (25.36%) Linux
9 32 (23.19%) Scrum
9 32 (23.19%) HTML5
10 31 (22.46%) AngularJS
10 31 (22.46%) Apache
11 30 (21.74%) .NET
11 30 (21.74%) Banking
11 30 (21.74%) Big Data
12 28 (20.29%) OO
13 27 (19.57%) Python
13 27 (19.57%) MVC
13 27 (19.57%) BDD
13 27 (19.57%) Hadoop
13 27 (19.57%) Fintech
14 26 (18.84%) Apache Spark
14 26 (18.84%) Hibernate
14 26 (18.84%) SOA
14 26 (18.84%) C#
14 26 (18.84%) XML
15 24 (17.39%) Web Services
15 24 (17.39%) E-Commerce
16 23 (16.67%) SOAP

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 31 (22.46%) Apache
2 26 (18.84%) Apache Spark
3 20 (14.49%) Tomcat
4 18 (13.04%) JBoss
5 16 (11.59%) WebSphere
6 12 (8.70%) WebLogic
7 6 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.17%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.45%) IIS
9 2 (1.45%) Jetty
9 2 (1.45%) WildFly
10 1 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.72%) Drupal
10 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.72%) Mule
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.72%) Office 365
4 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) SSL
2 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.74%) Big Data
2 27 (19.57%) Hadoop
3 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.62%) MySQL
5 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.17%) DB2
6 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.45%) SQLite
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.72%) DataStage
8 1 (0.72%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (13.77%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.04%) Maven
3 17 (12.32%) JUnit
4 11 (7.97%) Git (software)
5 10 (7.25%) Selenium
6 9 (6.52%) DbUnit
6 9 (6.52%) jMock
6 9 (6.52%) Mockito
6 9 (6.52%) SonarQube
7 8 (5.80%) Eclipse
8 7 (5.07%) Ant
9 6 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.62%) GoCD
10 5 (3.62%) Hudson
10 5 (3.62%) MSBuild
10 5 (3.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (3.62%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 43 (31.16%) Finance
2 30 (21.74%) Banking
3 18 (13.04%) Marketing
4 15 (10.87%) Retail
5 8 (5.80%) International Banking
6 3 (2.17%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (78.26%) Developer
2 88 (63.77%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.49%) Senior Developer
3 20 (14.49%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (13.77%) Graduate
4 19 (13.77%) Graduate Developer
4 19 (13.77%) Junior
4 19 (13.77%) Junior Developer
5 18 (13.04%) Graduate Java Developer
5 18 (13.04%) Junior Java Developer
6 17 (12.32%) C# Developer
6 17 (12.32%) Graduate C# Developer
6 17 (12.32%) Graduate Python Developer
6 17 (12.32%) Junior C# Developer
6 17 (12.32%) Junior Python Developer
6 17 (12.32%) Python Developer
7 15 (10.87%) J2EE Developer
7 15 (10.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (7.97%) Agile Developer
8 11 (7.97%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (42.03%) HTML
2 42 (30.43%) Spring
3 32 (23.19%) HTML5
4 31 (22.46%) AngularJS
5 30 (21.74%) .NET
6 26 (18.84%) Hibernate
6 26 (18.84%) XML
7 24 (17.39%) Web Services
8 23 (16.67%) REST
8 23 (16.67%) SOAP
9 22 (15.94%) ASP.NET
10 19 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (13.04%) RESTful
12 17 (12.32%) CSS
13 16 (11.59%) Struts
14 15 (10.87%) JSP
15 13 (9.42%) Servlets
16 11 (7.97%) Java EE
17 10 (7.25%) JDBC
18 9 (6.52%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) Fintech
2 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.72%) FMCG
5 1 (0.72%) PKI
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.36%) Linux
2 17 (12.32%) Unix
3 9 (6.52%) Windows
4 3 (2.17%) Android
5 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (31.16%) TDD
3 32 (23.19%) Scrum
4 28 (20.29%) OO
5 27 (19.57%) BDD
5 27 (19.57%) MVC
6 26 (18.84%) SOA
7 24 (17.39%) E-Commerce
8 23 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (13.77%) Software Engineering
11 13 (9.42%) Microservices
12 12 (8.70%) Web Development
13 10 (7.25%) Kanban
14 9 (6.52%) Front End Development
14 9 (6.52%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 7 (5.07%) Coaching
15 7 (5.07%) Low Latency
15 7 (5.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 134 (97.10%) Java
2 45 (32.61%) SQL
3 38 (27.54%) JavaScript
4 27 (19.57%) Python
5 26 (18.84%) C#
6 7 (5.07%) C++
7 5 (3.62%) Go
7 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.17%) PHP
9 2 (1.45%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.72%) C
10 1 (0.72%) Dart
10 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (15.22%) Degree
2 8 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (6.52%) vSphere
2 8 (5.80%) Docker
3 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) Puppet
2 5 (3.62%) Ansible
2 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (13.77%) Oracle
2 9 (6.52%) Sybase
2 9 (6.52%) VMware
3 7 (5.07%) Google
4 4 (2.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.17%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.45%) webMethods
7 1 (0.72%) Apple
7 1 (0.72%) ATG
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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