The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 61 97 82
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 72 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.53% 1.20% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 1.29% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 61 22 39
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,200 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1933 1788 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.80% 93.61% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1574 1562
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (44.64%) HTML
4 45 (40.18%) jQuery
5 42 (37.50%) CSS
6 40 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 38 (33.93%) Spring
7 38 (33.93%) Open Source
8 37 (33.04%) AngularJS
8 37 (33.04%) MVC
9 36 (32.14%) HTML5
10 35 (31.25%) Git (software)
11 34 (30.36%) Ant
12 32 (28.57%) XML
12 32 (28.57%) SOA
13 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 28 (25.00%) SQL
14 27 (24.11%) JBoss
14 27 (24.11%) WebSphere
15 26 (23.21%) Subversion
15 26 (23.21%) Hibernate
15 26 (23.21%) Oracle
16 24 (21.43%) PHP
16 24 (21.43%) OOP
16 24 (21.43%) Python
16 24 (21.43%) Finance
16 24 (21.43%) Ruby
16 24 (21.43%) CSS3
17 23 (20.54%) TDD
17 23 (20.54%) JUnit

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 27 (24.11%) JBoss
1 27 (24.11%) WebSphere
2 21 (18.75%) WebLogic
3 12 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.25%) CMS
5 5 (4.46%) Apache
6 4 (3.57%) Node.js
7 1 (0.89%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.89%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.07%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.14%) MySQL
4 4 (3.57%) Impala
4 4 (3.57%) HBase
4 4 (3.57%) Big Data
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 4 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 34 (30.36%) Ant
3 26 (23.21%) Subversion
4 23 (20.54%) JUnit
5 21 (18.75%) Selenium
6 20 (17.86%) JIRA
7 15 (13.39%) Maven
7 15 (13.39%) Gradle
8 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.79%) Hudson
9 2 (1.79%) Synon
9 2 (1.79%) TestNG
9 2 (1.79%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.89%) Mockito
10 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.89%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.89%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.89%) JDeveloper
General
1 24 (21.43%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Banking
3 13 (11.61%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.68%) Games
5 2 (1.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (44.64%) HTML
2 45 (40.18%) jQuery
3 42 (37.50%) CSS
4 38 (33.93%) Spring
5 37 (33.04%) AngularJS
6 36 (32.14%) HTML5
7 32 (28.57%) XML
8 26 (23.21%) Hibernate
9 24 (21.43%) CSS3
10 22 (19.64%) Java EE
11 21 (18.75%) JSON
12 20 (17.86%) PhoneGap
13 17 (15.18%) RESTful
13 17 (15.18%) JPA
14 12 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (9.82%) Apache Camel
16 10 (8.93%) J2EE
17 9 (8.04%) Web Services
18 8 (7.14%) .NET
18 8 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Equities
1 14 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.57%) Semantic Web
2 4 (3.57%) Ontologies
3 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.89%) Physics
4 1 (0.89%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.89%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) UNIX
2 7 (6.25%) Linux
3 4 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.93%) Open Source
3 37 (33.04%) MVC
4 32 (28.57%) SOA
5 24 (21.43%) OOP
6 23 (20.54%) TDD
7 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
8 21 (18.75%) Web Development
8 21 (18.75%) OO
9 20 (17.86%) Mobile Development
10 15 (13.39%) OOD
11 13 (11.61%) SDLC
11 13 (11.61%) Unit Testing
12 12 (10.71%) Refactoring
12 12 (10.71%) Scrum
12 12 (10.71%) Build Automation
13 8 (7.14%) Release Management
13 8 (7.14%) API Design
14 7 (6.25%) Waterfall
14 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 28 (25.00%) SQL
4 24 (21.43%) PHP
4 24 (21.43%) Python
4 24 (21.43%) Ruby
5 4 (3.57%) SPARQL
5 4 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.57%) Perl
6 2 (1.79%) C
6 2 (1.79%) C#
6 2 (1.79%) RPG
7 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Postgraduate
3 6 (5.36%) Sun Certification
4 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Puppet
1 4 (3.57%) Vagrant
1 4 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) Oracle
2 7 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.57%) Sun
3 4 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
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