Period
to 22 August 2017

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 August 2017 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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 229 185
Rank change year-on-year +8 -44 -28
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 100 114 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.95% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 2.78% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 101 118 134
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -10.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £25,125 £22,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,625 £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 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 3909 4095 4151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 39.30% 34.28% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3419 3472 3760
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,500 £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 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 August 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 6 months to 22 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
Birmingham +16 44 £35,000 -26.32% 4
Coventry +1 28 £39,000 -2.50% 3
Staffordshire +24 7 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Wolverhampton - 7 £35,000 -
Warwickshire +5 5 £42,500 -10.53%
Solihull - 3 £40,500 -
Shropshire +4 2 - -
Worcestershire -20 1 £22,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £22,500 -
J2EE
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for J2EE.

1 94 (94.00%) Java
2 59 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (40.00%) TDD
4 39 (39.00%) HTML
5 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
6 35 (35.00%) SQL
7 32 (32.00%) Hibernate
7 32 (32.00%) MVC
8 31 (31.00%) Spring
9 30 (30.00%) XML
10 27 (27.00%) Linux
11 26 (26.00%) Degree
12 25 (25.00%) CSS
13 24 (24.00%) BDD
14 23 (23.00%) Web Services
14 23 (23.00%) .NET
15 21 (21.00%) C#
15 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET
16 20 (20.00%) JUnit
16 20 (20.00%) Tomcat
16 20 (20.00%) RESTful
17 19 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (19.00%) Python
17 19 (19.00%) Oracle
18 18 (18.00%) Git (software)
19 17 (17.00%) JBoss
19 17 (17.00%) E-Commerce
20 16 (16.00%) Web Development
21 15 (15.00%) Marketing
22 14 (14.00%) JSP

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 20 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 17 (17.00%) JBoss
3 11 (11.00%) Apache
4 7 (7.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.00%) IIS
6 3 (3.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (3.00%) Confluence
7 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.00%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.00%) Drupal
8 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.00%) Jetty
8 1 (1.00%) Liferay
8 1 (1.00%) Mule
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Shopify
2 2 (2.00%) Exstream
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.00%) OpenShift
2 5 (5.00%) PaaS
3 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.00%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Firewall
1 2 (2.00%) Internet
1 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) MySQL
2 5 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.00%) Big Data
6 1 (1.00%) DB2
6 1 (1.00%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.00%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.00%) Redis
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (20.00%) JUnit
2 18 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.00%) Mockito
3 12 (12.00%) Subversion
4 11 (11.00%) Ant
4 11 (11.00%) jMock
5 10 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 9 (9.00%) Maven
7 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.00%) Selenium
9 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.00%) ClearQuest
10 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.00%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.00%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.00%) JIRA
10 2 (2.00%) SonarQube
10 2 (2.00%) TestDirector
10 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (15.00%) Marketing
2 10 (10.00%) Advertising
3 9 (9.00%) Finance
4 7 (7.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (77.00%) Developer
2 66 (66.00%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.00%) Graduate
3 18 (18.00%) Graduate Developer
3 18 (18.00%) Junior
3 18 (18.00%) Junior Developer
4 16 (16.00%) J2EE Developer
4 16 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 15 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Graduate C# Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Graduate Java Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Graduate Python Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Junior Python Developer
5 15 (15.00%) Python Developer
6 13 (13.00%) Software Developer
7 9 (9.00%) Analyst
7 9 (9.00%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (39.00%) HTML
2 32 (32.00%) Hibernate
3 31 (31.00%) Spring
4 30 (30.00%) XML
5 25 (25.00%) CSS
6 23 (23.00%) .NET
6 23 (23.00%) Web Services
7 21 (21.00%) ASP.NET
8 20 (20.00%) RESTful
9 19 (19.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (14.00%) AngularJS
10 14 (14.00%) JSP
11 12 (12.00%) Spring MVC
12 11 (11.00%) SOAP
13 7 (7.00%) HTML5
13 7 (7.00%) JDBC
13 7 (7.00%) jQuery
13 7 (7.00%) JSON
14 6 (6.00%) Ajax
14 6 (6.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.00%) EPoS
6 1 (1.00%) Fintech
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Social Media
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Linux
2 8 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (40.00%) TDD
3 32 (32.00%) MVC
4 24 (24.00%) BDD
5 17 (17.00%) E-Commerce
6 16 (16.00%) Web Development
7 13 (13.00%) Scrum
7 13 (13.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (10.00%) ITIL
8 10 (10.00%) OO
9 9 (9.00%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.00%) Pair Programming
11 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
11 5 (5.00%) Security Patching
11 5 (5.00%) UML
11 5 (5.00%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 94 (94.00%) Java
2 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
3 35 (35.00%) SQL
4 21 (21.00%) C#
5 19 (19.00%) Python
6 10 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (5.00%) C++
8 4 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.00%) C
10 2 (2.00%) Delphi
10 2 (2.00%) Perl
10 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.00%) ES6
11 1 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.00%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.00%) ISEB
4 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.00%) vSphere
3 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Ansible
2 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.00%) Mesos
3 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.00%) Sun
3 4 (4.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.00%) HP
4 2 (2.00%) IBM
4 2 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe
5 1 (1.00%) Black Duck
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.00%) SAP
5 1 (1.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.00%) Veracode
5 1 (1.00%) WSO2