The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 130 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.050% 0.050% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.053% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Java Software 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
1884 1898 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.36% 94.29% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1640 1689
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) GWT
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Java SE
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ODBC
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Swing

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) TestNG
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE
1 3 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (33.33%) GWT
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Java SE
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (16.67%) Swing
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
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