The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 89 80 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.35% 2.19% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.34% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 21
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1802 1880 1591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.90% 93.67% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1657 1403
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
West Midlands

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Birmingham region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (69.23%) Spring
3 29 (55.77%) J2EE
4 25 (48.08%) Tomcat
5 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
5 23 (44.23%) Hibernate
6 21 (40.38%) Eclipse
7 17 (32.69%) JBoss
8 16 (30.77%) Finance
8 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 15 (28.85%) Oracle
10 14 (26.92%) XML
11 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (23.08%) Web Services
12 12 (23.08%) JSP
13 11 (21.15%) SQL
13 11 (21.15%) HTML
13 11 (21.15%) SOAP
13 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
13 11 (21.15%) Degree
13 11 (21.15%) Maven
13 11 (21.15%) Scrum
14 10 (19.23%) CSS
15 9 (17.31%) TDD
15 9 (17.31%) Java EE
15 9 (17.31%) jQuery
16 8 (15.38%) OO
16 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
17 7 (13.46%) Servlets
17 7 (13.46%) SQL Server

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (48.08%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) FileNet
3 2 (3.85%) LiveCycle
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) JasperReports
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Eclipse
2 11 (21.15%) Maven
3 8 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 7 (13.46%) Subversion
5 5 (9.62%) Selenium
5 5 (9.62%) FitNesse
6 4 (7.69%) Ant
7 3 (5.77%) Hudson
7 3 (5.77%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (69.23%) Spring
2 29 (55.77%) J2EE
3 23 (44.23%) Hibernate
4 14 (26.92%) XML
5 12 (23.08%) JSP
5 12 (23.08%) Web Services
6 11 (21.15%) HTML
6 11 (21.15%) SOAP
7 10 (19.23%) CSS
8 9 (17.31%) Java EE
8 9 (17.31%) jQuery
9 7 (13.46%) Ajax
9 7 (13.46%) Servlets
10 6 (11.54%) JMS
10 6 (11.54%) Spring MVC
11 5 (9.62%) JMX
11 5 (9.62%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (9.62%) XSLT
12 4 (7.69%) JSTL
13 3 (5.77%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) Equities
3 3 (5.77%) Open Source
4 2 (3.85%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) UNIX
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.15%) Scrum
3 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
4 9 (17.31%) TDD
5 8 (15.38%) OO
6 6 (11.54%) MVC
7 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.85%) Web Development
9 2 (3.85%) Release Management
9 2 (3.85%) Time Management
9 2 (3.85%) DevOps
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.85%) RUP
9 2 (3.85%) DSDM
9 2 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.85%) SOA
9 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.15%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) C
5 4 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) XPath
6 3 (5.77%) Scala
7 2 (3.85%) Clojure
7 2 (3.85%) Groovy
7 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) JBoss
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe
4 2 (3.85%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Twitter
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Facebook
5 1 (1.92%) Sun
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