Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for JBoss skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JBoss over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat JBoss
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 252 248
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 -20
Permanent jobs citing JBoss 79 85 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.12% 4.59% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 69 89 81
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

JBoss is in the Application Platforms 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 application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1542 1853 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.31% 16.21% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1472 1353
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,750 £23,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

JBoss
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JBoss as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JBoss in the West Midlands

JBoss
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for JBoss in the West Midlands

JBoss
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JBoss in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for JBoss in the West Midlands

JBoss
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 JBoss within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 November 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
Coventry +39 34 £50,000 - 4
Birmingham -8 29 £55,000 +4.76%
Staffordshire +20 6 £45,000 -5.76%
Worcestershire -2 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Warwickshire -12 3 £48,500 +67.24%
Shropshire -7 1 £74,000 +64.44%
JBoss
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing JBoss 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 JBoss.

1 77 (97.47%) Java
2 63 (79.75%) Oracle
3 57 (72.15%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (70.89%) SQL
5 52 (65.82%) JavaScript
5 52 (65.82%) Spring
6 50 (63.29%) Jenkins
7 49 (62.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 46 (58.23%) Hibernate
9 43 (54.43%) Scrum
10 38 (48.10%) J2EE
11 36 (45.57%) REST
12 35 (44.30%) JPA
12 35 (44.30%) MVC
13 33 (41.77%) Tomcat
14 32 (40.51%) Amazon AWS
15 30 (37.97%) Docker
16 29 (36.71%) Spring MVC
17 28 (35.44%) Test Automation
17 28 (35.44%) SOAP
17 28 (35.44%) Java EE
18 24 (30.38%) Puppet
18 24 (30.38%) Opscode Chef
19 21 (26.58%) Finance
19 21 (26.58%) CSS
19 21 (26.58%) HTML
20 20 (25.32%) MySQL
20 20 (25.32%) Degree
20 20 (25.32%) Subversion
21 19 (24.05%) Banking

JBoss
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 33 (41.77%) Tomcat
2 19 (24.05%) WebSphere
3 13 (16.46%) GlassFish
3 13 (16.46%) OpenStack
4 10 (12.66%) WebLogic
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (7.59%) Jetty
7 5 (6.33%) Apache Spark
7 5 (6.33%) WildFly
8 4 (5.06%) Apache
9 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 49 (62.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (40.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.53%) PaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) MySQL
2 16 (20.25%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
4 11 (13.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (13.92%) MongoDB
5 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
6 8 (10.13%) MariaDB
7 7 (8.86%) Big Data
7 7 (8.86%) DB2
8 6 (7.59%) Hadoop
9 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
10 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.53%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 50 (63.29%) Jenkins
2 20 (25.32%) Subversion
3 17 (21.52%) Bitbucket
3 17 (21.52%) Maven
4 12 (15.19%) Eclipse
5 10 (12.66%) JBehave
6 9 (11.39%) Hudson
6 9 (11.39%) JUnit
7 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
7 8 (10.13%) Selenium
8 7 (8.86%) JMeter
8 7 (8.86%) SoapUI
8 7 (8.86%) TeamCity
8 7 (8.86%) WebDriver
9 6 (7.59%) TestNG
10 5 (6.33%) IntelliJ
10 5 (6.33%) WATIR
11 4 (5.06%) JIRA
12 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
12 3 (3.80%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 19 (24.05%) Banking
3 13 (16.46%) Financial Institution
4 6 (7.59%) Billing
4 6 (7.59%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (70.89%) Developer
2 50 (63.29%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) Junior
6 8 (10.13%) Junior Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Junior Java Developer
7 7 (8.86%) QA Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) Principal Software Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.06%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (5.06%) QA Test Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (65.82%) Spring
2 46 (58.23%) Hibernate
3 38 (48.10%) J2EE
4 36 (45.57%) REST
5 35 (44.30%) JPA
6 29 (36.71%) Spring MVC
7 28 (35.44%) Java EE
7 28 (35.44%) SOAP
8 21 (26.58%) CSS
8 21 (26.58%) HTML
9 18 (22.78%) RESTful
10 16 (20.25%) XML
11 15 (18.99%) JMS
12 10 (12.66%) XSLT
13 9 (11.39%) JAX-RS
13 9 (11.39%) MyFaces
13 9 (11.39%) RESTEasy
13 9 (11.39%) Spring Boot
14 7 (8.86%) Gherkin
15 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.39%) User Experience
3 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.59%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.53%) NHS
6 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) Blog
7 1 (1.27%) Clustering
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Linux
2 12 (15.19%) Unix
3 8 (10.13%) Windows
4 3 (3.80%) Android
4 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (72.15%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (54.43%) Scrum
3 35 (44.30%) MVC
4 28 (35.44%) Test Automation
5 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
6 17 (21.52%) TDD
7 14 (17.72%) BDD
7 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (17.72%) Kanban
7 14 (17.72%) SDLC
8 13 (16.46%) Collateral Management
8 13 (16.46%) Unit Testing
9 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.19%) RUP
10 9 (11.39%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (11.39%) Waterfall
11 8 (10.13%) Microservices
11 8 (10.13%) Open Source
11 8 (10.13%) SOA
12 7 (8.86%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 77 (97.47%) Java
2 56 (70.89%) SQL
3 52 (65.82%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.72%) XPath
5 9 (11.39%) Perl
5 9 (11.39%) Scala
6 8 (10.13%) Python
7 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
8 6 (7.59%) Clojure
9 4 (5.06%) C++
10 3 (3.80%) C
11 2 (2.53%) PHP
12 1 (1.27%) ES6
12 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Degree
2 16 (20.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (8.86%) OCP
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.52%) QA
System Software
1 30 (37.97%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 24 (30.38%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (30.38%) Puppet
2 8 (10.13%) Ansible
3 7 (8.86%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.86%) Terraform
4 6 (7.59%) Marathon
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.27%) Mesos
Vendors
1 63 (79.75%) Oracle
2 12 (15.19%) IBM
3 2 (2.53%) FIS
3 2 (2.53%) HP
3 2 (2.53%) Sybase
4 1 (1.27%) Black Duck
4 1 (1.27%) Google
4 1 (1.27%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.27%) Veracode
4 1 (1.27%) WSO2