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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 175 179
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 38 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.74% 1.02% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 2.99% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 39
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £50,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  

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 2044 2104 2172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 40.06% 34.00% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1764 1976
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +10 16 £22,000 -58.09%
Warwickshire -16 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Coventry -10 3 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £60,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £38,000 -
Staffordshire +12 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Java EE
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (80.39%) Spring
4 38 (74.51%) Oracle
5 34 (66.67%) Scrum
6 33 (64.71%) Hibernate
7 29 (56.86%) TDD
7 29 (56.86%) SQL
7 29 (56.86%) JMS
8 28 (54.90%) JUnit
9 23 (45.10%) MySQL
9 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (45.10%) Jenkins
10 22 (43.14%) RESTful
11 20 (39.22%) Unit Testing
11 20 (39.22%) JBoss
12 19 (37.25%) Workflow
13 18 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (35.29%) SOA
13 18 (35.29%) Software Engineering
13 18 (35.29%) Functional Testing
14 17 (33.33%) JAX-RS
14 17 (33.33%) RESTEasy
14 17 (33.33%) HornetQ
14 17 (33.33%) WildFly
14 17 (33.33%) Software Delivery
14 17 (33.33%) GlassFish
14 17 (33.33%) JBehave
14 17 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
14 17 (33.33%) Hudson

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 20 (39.22%) JBoss
2 17 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 17 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (33.33%) WildFly
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) Confluence
5 1 (1.96%) Jetty
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) MySQL
2 18 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
4 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.88%) Big Data
6 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (54.90%) JUnit
2 23 (45.10%) Jenkins
3 17 (33.33%) Hudson
3 17 (33.33%) JBehave
4 15 (29.41%) Cucumber
4 15 (29.41%) Selenium
5 14 (27.45%) RSpec
5 14 (27.45%) WATIR
6 10 (19.61%) TestNG
7 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 6 (11.76%) Maven
8 2 (3.92%) JIRA
9 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.96%) Gradle
General
1 14 (27.45%) Billing
2 12 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) International Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (31.37%) Java Engineer
3 16 (31.37%) Senior Java Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Graduate
4 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (1.96%) Java Development Team Leader
7 1 (1.96%) Java Middleware Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) Spring
2 33 (64.71%) Hibernate
3 29 (56.86%) JMS
4 22 (43.14%) RESTful
5 17 (33.33%) HornetQ
5 17 (33.33%) JAX-RS
5 17 (33.33%) RESTEasy
5 17 (33.33%) XML
6 16 (31.37%) JPA
7 12 (23.53%) HTML
8 11 (21.57%) CSS
8 11 (21.57%) EJB
9 10 (19.61%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (19.61%) REST
9 10 (19.61%) XSLT
10 9 (17.65%) SOAP
10 9 (17.65%) Web Services
10 9 (17.65%) XML Schema
11 6 (11.76%) .NET
12 5 (9.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Fintech
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Android
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (66.67%) Scrum
3 29 (56.86%) TDD
4 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (39.22%) Unit Testing
6 19 (37.25%) Workflow
7 18 (35.29%) Functional Testing
7 18 (35.29%) SOA
7 18 (35.29%) Software Engineering
8 17 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
8 17 (33.33%) DSDM
8 17 (33.33%) Software Delivery
9 15 (29.41%) Microservices
10 14 (27.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (27.45%) Single Customer View
11 11 (21.57%) BDD
11 11 (21.57%) MVC
12 6 (11.76%) Open Source
13 5 (9.80%) Process Management
13 5 (9.80%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (56.86%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) Ruby
4 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
5 10 (19.61%) XPath
6 5 (9.80%) C#
7 4 (7.84%) Scala
8 2 (3.92%) C
8 2 (3.92%) C++
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 38 (74.51%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Sybase
3 1 (1.96%) Google
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago