The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 157 189
Rank change year-on-year -39 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 14 85 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 1.38% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 3.95% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 63 32
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  

Java EE 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 1797 2150 1956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.51% 34.80% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1882 1755
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in the West Midlands

Java EE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Java EE in the West Midlands

Java EE
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in the West Midlands

Java EE
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 Java EE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Warwickshire -12 8 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £60,000 -
Solihull - 2 £39,000 -
Birmingham +5 1 - - 2
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 39 (97.50%) Java
2 29 (72.50%) Oracle
3 27 (67.50%) JBoss
4 25 (62.50%) SQL
5 23 (57.50%) Spring
6 22 (55.00%) SOA
7 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
8 18 (45.00%) Linux
9 17 (42.50%) Unix
10 16 (40.00%) Finance
10 16 (40.00%) Hibernate
10 16 (40.00%) RESTful
11 15 (37.50%) Scrum
11 15 (37.50%) WebSphere
12 14 (35.00%) Windows
12 14 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
13 13 (32.50%) JUnit
13 13 (32.50%) JMS
13 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (30.00%) JPA
14 12 (30.00%) TDD
14 12 (30.00%) Banking
14 12 (30.00%) XML
14 12 (30.00%) WebLogic
14 12 (30.00%) HTML
15 11 (27.50%) J2EE
16 10 (25.00%) MVC
16 10 (25.00%) JAX-RS

Java EE
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 (67.50%) JBoss
2 15 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 14 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 8 (20.00%) GlassFish
5 8 (20.00%) WildFly
6 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (12.50%) Apache
8 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Bluemix
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.00%) DB2
3 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (32.50%) JUnit
3 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (20.00%) Hudson
3 8 (20.00%) JBehave
3 8 (20.00%) RSpec
3 8 (20.00%) Selenium
3 8 (20.00%) WATIR
4 7 (17.50%) Maven
5 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.50%) Gradle
6 3 (7.50%) Subversion
7 2 (5.00%) Ant
7 2 (5.00%) Log4j
7 2 (5.00%) TestNG
8 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Banking
3 8 (20.00%) Billing
3 8 (20.00%) International Banking
4 6 (15.00%) Retail
5 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 4 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Java Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Java Engineer
5 8 (20.00%) J2EE Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Java Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) SOA Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Software Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Junior Java Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Lead Java Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Unix Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) Spring
2 16 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 16 (40.00%) RESTful
3 13 (32.50%) JMS
4 12 (30.00%) HTML
4 12 (30.00%) JPA
4 12 (30.00%) XML
5 11 (27.50%) J2EE
6 10 (25.00%) JAX-RS
7 8 (20.00%) HornetQ
7 8 (20.00%) RESTEasy
8 7 (17.50%) CSS
9 6 (15.00%) Web Services
10 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 4 (10.00%) EJB
11 4 (10.00%) HTML5
11 4 (10.00%) REST
11 4 (10.00%) Servlets
11 4 (10.00%) SOAP
12 3 (7.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (10.00%) Fintech
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) Unix
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) SOA
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) Scrum
4 13 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (30.00%) TDD
6 10 (25.00%) MVC
7 9 (22.50%) Microservices
7 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (20.00%) DSDM
8 8 (20.00%) Functional Testing
8 8 (20.00%) Single Customer View
8 8 (20.00%) Software Delivery
8 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (20.00%) Workflow
9 4 (10.00%) High Availability
9 4 (10.00%) Open Source
9 4 (10.00%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (7.50%) XPath
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Sybase
3 2 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
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