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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 79 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 51 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.47% 1.70% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.81% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49 30 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1964 1771 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 94.20% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1575 1380
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 19 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 82 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (54.88%) Spring
3 34 (41.46%) J2EE
3 34 (41.46%) Hibernate
3 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (34.15%) SQL
5 24 (29.27%) Software Engineering
5 24 (29.27%) Oracle
6 23 (28.05%) Finance
7 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
8 20 (24.39%) Tomcat
9 18 (21.95%) UML
10 17 (20.73%) HTML
10 17 (20.73%) Eclipse
11 16 (19.51%) Equities
11 16 (19.51%) CSS
12 15 (18.29%) JBoss
13 14 (17.07%) Web Services
14 13 (15.85%) XML
14 13 (15.85%) Degree
14 13 (15.85%) Unit Testing
14 13 (15.85%) MVC
15 12 (14.63%) Linux
16 11 (13.41%) C#
16 11 (13.41%) JSON
16 11 (13.41%) REST
17 10 (12.20%) jQuery
17 10 (12.20%) Banking
18 9 (10.98%) JPA
18 9 (10.98%) Ajax

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (24.39%) Tomcat
2 15 (18.29%) JBoss
3 4 (4.88%) MQSeries
3 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.66%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) FileNet
6 1 (1.22%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.22%) Confluence
6 1 (1.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) MySQL
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.66%) JasperReports
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.54%) Subversion
2 7 (8.54%) Selenium
3 6 (7.32%) Ant
3 6 (7.32%) Maven
3 6 (7.32%) JIRA
4 4 (4.88%) JUnit
4 4 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.66%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (3.66%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Banking
3 8 (9.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.88%) Spring
2 34 (41.46%) Hibernate
2 34 (41.46%) J2EE
3 17 (20.73%) HTML
4 16 (19.51%) CSS
5 14 (17.07%) Web Services
6 13 (15.85%) XML
7 11 (13.41%) JSON
7 11 (13.41%) REST
8 10 (12.20%) jQuery
9 9 (10.98%) JPA
9 9 (10.98%) Ajax
10 8 (9.76%) Spring MVC
11 7 (8.54%) JMS
11 7 (8.54%) JSP
11 7 (8.54%) EJB
11 7 (8.54%) HTML5
11 7 (8.54%) AngularJS
12 6 (7.32%) Java EE
13 5 (6.10%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Equities
2 6 (7.32%) Open Source
3 4 (4.88%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.66%) Web 2.0
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) Software Engineering
3 18 (21.95%) UML
4 13 (15.85%) MVC
4 13 (15.85%) Unit Testing
5 7 (8.54%) Multithreading
5 7 (8.54%) OO
6 6 (7.32%) TDD
7 5 (6.10%) Scrum
7 5 (6.10%) OOP
7 5 (6.10%) SOA
8 4 (4.88%) Project Planning
8 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.66%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.66%) Web Development
9 3 (3.66%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (2.44%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.22%) Project Management
11 1 (1.22%) RUP
11 1 (1.22%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (34.15%) SQL
3 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.41%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (1.22%) Groovy
6 1 (1.22%) Scala
6 1 (1.22%) Clojure
6 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (29.27%) Oracle
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) Talend
4 2 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Twitter
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) Sybase
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Connect
Salary: Dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago