The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 190 127 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.39% 6.63% 8.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.97% 17.12% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 165 119 129
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £49,295
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
865 742 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.74% 38.75% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 767 668 782
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Java
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Java Salary Trend in Birmingham

Java
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 123 (35.76%) SQL
2 116 (33.72%) .NET
3 115 (33.43%) Oracle
4 108 (31.40%) HTML
5 97 (28.20%) C#
6 95 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (24.71%) JavaScript
7 85 (24.71%) Software Engineering
8 77 (22.38%) OO
9 75 (21.80%) WebSphere
10 73 (21.22%) Finance
11 70 (20.35%) CSS
12 69 (20.06%) SOA
13 66 (19.19%) jQuery
13 66 (19.19%) Relational Database
14 64 (18.60%) RDBMS
15 62 (18.02%) SQL Server
15 62 (18.02%) XML
16 58 (16.86%) UNIX
17 55 (15.99%) Linux
18 53 (15.41%) PHP
19 52 (15.12%) JBoss
20 47 (13.66%) Spring
21 45 (13.08%) HTML5
22 41 (11.92%) Java EE
23 40 (11.63%) Banking
24 39 (11.34%) Degree
25 38 (11.05%) Open Source
26 37 (10.76%) MVC
26 37 (10.76%) Ant

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 75 (21.80%) WebSphere
2 52 (15.12%) JBoss
3 34 (9.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 30 (8.72%) WebLogic
5 27 (7.85%) Tomcat
6 17 (4.94%) MQSeries
6 17 (4.94%) Apache
6 17 (4.94%) CICS
7 8 (2.33%) CMS
8 4 (1.16%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.16%) Node.js
9 2 (0.58%) Drupal
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.29%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.29%) Documentum
Applications
1 26 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.45%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.58%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.58%) SAP MII
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.29%) JDE World
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.94%) TCP/IP
2 16 (4.65%) SSL
3 8 (2.33%) HTTP
4 4 (1.16%) Firewall
5 3 (0.87%) Internet
6 2 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.58%) LDAP
7 1 (0.29%) CTI
7 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.19%) Relational Database
2 64 (18.60%) RDBMS
3 62 (18.02%) SQL Server
4 33 (9.59%) DB2
5 18 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 16 (4.65%) MySQL
7 6 (1.74%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.45%) Big Data
8 5 (1.45%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.45%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (1.16%) HBase
9 4 (1.16%) Impala
10 3 (0.87%) Informix
10 3 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 37 (10.76%) Ant
2 32 (9.30%) Selenium
2 32 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 29 (8.43%) Subversion
4 26 (7.56%) JUnit
5 21 (6.10%) JIRA
6 19 (5.52%) Maven
7 15 (4.36%) Gradle
8 9 (2.62%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.45%) NetBeans
9 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.45%) Synon
10 4 (1.16%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.87%) Hudson
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.87%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.58%) JDeveloper
12 2 (0.58%) ProC
12 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.58%) PHPUnit
General
1 73 (21.22%) Finance
2 40 (11.63%) Banking
3 27 (7.85%) Telecoms
4 24 (6.98%) Retail
5 18 (5.23%) Retail Banking
6 12 (3.49%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.74%) Private Banking
8 4 (1.16%) Games
9 3 (0.87%) Legal
10 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) Law
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Marketing
11 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 188 (54.65%) Developer
2 105 (30.52%) Java Developer
3 53 (15.41%) Consultant
4 42 (12.21%) Software Developer
5 41 (11.92%) Software Engineer
6 36 (10.47%) Senior Developer
7 33 (9.59%) Senior Java Developer
8 29 (8.43%) Technical Consultant
9 23 (6.69%) Java Software Engineer
10 21 (6.10%) C# Developer
11 20 (5.81%) PHP Developer
12 17 (4.94%) Analyst
13 16 (4.65%) Junior
13 16 (4.65%) Junior Developer
14 15 (4.36%) Architect
15 14 (4.07%) Applications Support
16 13 (3.78%) Graduate
16 13 (3.78%) Graduate Developer
17 12 (3.49%) .NET Developer
18 11 (3.20%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (33.72%) .NET
2 108 (31.40%) HTML
3 70 (20.35%) CSS
4 66 (19.19%) jQuery
5 62 (18.02%) XML
6 47 (13.66%) Spring
7 45 (13.08%) HTML5
8 41 (11.92%) Java EE
9 36 (10.47%) AngularJS
9 36 (10.47%) Web Services
10 32 (9.30%) Hibernate
11 24 (6.98%) CSS3
12 22 (6.40%) RESTful
13 21 (6.10%) JSON
14 20 (5.81%) J2EE
15 19 (5.52%) PhoneGap
16 18 (5.23%) JPA
17 17 (4.94%) WebSphere MQ
17 17 (4.94%) JSF
17 17 (4.94%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.85%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.98%) Semantic Web
3 21 (6.10%) Mainframe
4 17 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.49%) Equities
6 9 (2.62%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.03%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.74%) Health Informatics
8 6 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.74%) Physics
8 6 (1.74%) Informatics
8 6 (1.74%) NHS
9 5 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.45%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.16%) iSeries
10 4 (1.16%) GIS
11 3 (0.87%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 58 (16.86%) UNIX
2 55 (15.99%) Linux
3 31 (9.01%) Windows
4 24 (6.98%) AIX
5 20 (5.81%) Solaris
6 17 (4.94%) MVS
7 8 (2.33%) CentOS
8 4 (1.16%) Android
8 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.29%) OS/390
10 1 (0.29%) zOS
10 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (24.71%) Software Engineering
3 77 (22.38%) OO
4 69 (20.06%) SOA
5 38 (11.05%) Open Source
6 37 (10.76%) MVC
7 36 (10.47%) Analytics
8 30 (8.72%) SDLC
8 30 (8.72%) OOP
9 26 (7.56%) TDD
10 21 (6.10%) Web Development
11 19 (5.52%) Mobile Development
12 16 (4.65%) Build Automation
12 16 (4.65%) High Availability
12 16 (4.65%) Unit Testing
12 16 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (4.36%) Scrum
13 15 (4.36%) Time Management
14 14 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (4.07%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 123 (35.76%) SQL
2 97 (28.20%) C#
3 85 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 53 (15.41%) PHP
5 32 (9.30%) Perl
6 31 (9.01%) Python
7 26 (7.56%) Ruby
8 22 (6.40%) VB
9 19 (5.52%) C
10 17 (4.94%) JCL
11 15 (4.36%) VBScript
11 15 (4.36%) C++
12 14 (4.07%) VB.NET
13 13 (3.78%) PL/SQL
14 12 (3.49%) VBA
15 9 (2.62%) COBOL
16 8 (2.33%) Shell Script
17 7 (2.03%) RPG
17 7 (2.03%) T-SQL
18 5 (1.45%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 39 (11.34%) Degree
2 6 (1.74%) Postgraduate
2 6 (1.74%) Sun Certification
3 5 (1.45%) PhD
3 5 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) ISEB
4 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.29%) PMP
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.59%) QA
2 8 (2.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.16%) VMware ESX
1 4 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (1.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) HDFS
2 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (4.94%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.16%) Puppet
2 4 (1.16%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.58%) Opsview
3 2 (0.58%) Control-M
3 2 (0.58%) Nagios
3 2 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 115 (33.43%) Oracle
2 30 (8.72%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.85%) IBM
4 24 (6.98%) Sybase
5 18 (5.23%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.62%) SAP
7 8 (2.33%) JD Edwards
8 7 (2.03%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.45%) Cisco
9 5 (1.45%) Sun
9 5 (1.45%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.16%) VMware
10 4 (1.16%) HP
11 3 (0.87%) Citrix
11 3 (0.87%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.87%) i2
12 2 (0.58%) CA
12 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.58%) Pega
12 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
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