The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 26 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 139 168 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.33% 8.36% 7.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.91% 17.54% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 126 152 104
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
735 958 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 38.77% 47.69% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 652 872 731
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
West Midlands

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 22 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 110 (36.30%) Oracle
2 102 (33.66%) SQL
3 82 (27.06%) Finance
4 74 (24.42%) UNIX
5 70 (23.10%) J2EE
6 69 (22.77%) Tomcat
7 68 (22.44%) Spring
8 64 (21.12%) OO
8 64 (21.12%) HTML
8 64 (21.12%) JavaScript
9 62 (20.46%) C
9 62 (20.46%) Linux
10 60 (19.80%) Shell Script
11 54 (17.82%) SQL Server
12 53 (17.49%) C++
13 51 (16.83%) C#
14 50 (16.50%) Degree
15 48 (15.84%) JBoss
15 48 (15.84%) Hibernate
16 44 (14.52%) CSS
17 43 (14.19%) Windows
17 43 (14.19%) Software Engineering
18 40 (13.20%) Scrum
19 39 (12.87%) Eclipse
20 38 (12.54%) Relational Database
21 36 (11.88%) Solaris
21 36 (11.88%) PL/SQL
21 36 (11.88%) Security Cleared
22 35 (11.55%) Computer Science
23 34 (11.22%) .NET

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 69 (22.77%) Tomcat
2 31 (10.23%) WebLogic
3 29 (9.57%) Apache
4 26 (8.58%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.31%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.65%) CMS
8 4 (1.32%) FileNet
9 2 (0.66%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.66%) Confluence
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.33%) Sonic ESB
10 1 (0.33%) Node.js
10 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.33%) nginx
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.33%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.33%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (3.30%) MS Office
2 3 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.32%) Magento
3 3 (0.99%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.93%) LDAP
2 8 (2.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.31%) Firewall
4 6 (1.98%) HTTP
5 5 (1.65%) Internet
6 4 (1.32%) SSL
7 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.66%) DHCP
7 2 (0.66%) DNS
8 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.33%) VoIP
8 1 (0.33%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.82%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.54%) Relational Database
3 33 (10.89%) RDBMS
4 23 (7.59%) Oracle Database
5 21 (6.93%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (6.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (5.28%) JasperReports
10 10 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (2.64%) MySQL
12 7 (2.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (1.65%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.32%) Informix
15 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.99%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
16 2 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 39 (12.87%) Eclipse
2 22 (7.26%) Jenkins
2 22 (7.26%) Subversion
3 21 (6.93%) Maven
4 18 (5.94%) Selenium
5 14 (4.62%) FitNesse
6 12 (3.96%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (3.63%) Git (software)
8 9 (2.97%) Hudson
8 9 (2.97%) JIRA
9 8 (2.64%) ProC
10 7 (2.31%) Xcode
11 6 (1.98%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.98%) Ant
12 5 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (1.32%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
14 3 (0.99%) JMeter
14 3 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 82 (27.06%) Finance
2 33 (10.89%) Games
3 23 (7.59%) Banking
4 11 (3.63%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.97%) Retail
6 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.99%) Legal
9 2 (0.66%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) Local Government
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 124 (40.92%) Developer
2 52 (17.16%) Java Developer
3 40 (13.20%) Team Leader
4 38 (12.54%) Analyst
5 29 (9.57%) Applications Support
6 27 (8.91%) Software Engineer
7 26 (8.58%) Java Team Leader
8 23 (7.59%) Architect
9 21 (6.93%) Senior Developer
10 18 (5.94%) Programmer
11 14 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (4.62%) Consultant
12 13 (4.29%) Support Team Leader
12 13 (4.29%) Graduate
13 12 (3.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 11 (3.63%) Applications Developer
15 10 (3.30%) Junior
15 10 (3.30%) Support Analyst
15 10 (3.30%) Technical Specialist
15 10 (3.30%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (23.10%) J2EE
2 68 (22.44%) Spring
3 64 (21.12%) HTML
4 48 (15.84%) Hibernate
5 44 (14.52%) CSS
6 34 (11.22%) .NET
7 32 (10.56%) Web Services
8 31 (10.23%) XML
9 27 (8.91%) Ajax
10 26 (8.58%) Java EE
11 23 (7.59%) SOAP
12 22 (7.26%) jQuery
13 21 (6.93%) Middleware
14 19 (6.27%) JMS
15 18 (5.94%) JSP
16 16 (5.28%) Spring MVC
17 15 (4.95%) JMX
17 15 (4.95%) REST
18 14 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
19 11 (3.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.55%) Computer Science
2 19 (6.27%) Open Source
3 12 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.63%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.30%) Data Integration
6 9 (2.97%) Semantic Web
7 7 (2.31%) iSeries
7 7 (2.31%) AS400
8 6 (1.98%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.98%) Animation
9 5 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.32%) Firmware
10 4 (1.32%) Equities
10 4 (1.32%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.99%) iPhone
12 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.66%) Clustering
12 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.66%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (24.42%) UNIX
2 62 (20.46%) Linux
3 43 (14.19%) Windows
4 36 (11.88%) Solaris
5 23 (7.59%) AIX
5 23 (7.59%) Android
6 17 (5.61%) Apple iOS
7 14 (4.62%) Windows 2000
8 12 (3.96%) SUSE
9 5 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.66%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (21.12%) OO
2 43 (14.19%) Software Engineering
3 40 (13.20%) Scrum
4 30 (9.90%) Multithreading
5 29 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (8.91%) MVC
7 25 (8.25%) Unit Testing
8 23 (7.59%) TDD
9 20 (6.60%) ITIL
10 18 (5.94%) Workflow
11 17 (5.61%) Web Development
12 16 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (5.28%) SOA
13 15 (4.95%) CRM
13 15 (4.95%) Incident Management
14 14 (4.62%) Change Management
14 14 (4.62%) Android Development
14 14 (4.62%) iOS Development
15 13 (4.29%) Analytics
16 12 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 102 (33.66%) SQL
2 64 (21.12%) JavaScript
3 62 (20.46%) C
4 60 (19.80%) Shell Script
5 53 (17.49%) C++
6 51 (16.83%) C#
7 36 (11.88%) PL/SQL
8 33 (10.89%) Perl
9 24 (7.92%) PHP
10 16 (5.28%) Objective-C
11 15 (4.95%) Korn
12 10 (3.30%) Delphi
12 10 (3.30%) Python
12 10 (3.30%) Ruby
13 7 (2.31%) RPG
14 5 (1.65%) PHP5
15 4 (1.32%) SAPscript
15 4 (1.32%) VB
15 4 (1.32%) ABAP
15 4 (1.32%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 50 (16.50%) Degree
2 36 (11.88%) Security Cleared
3 27 (8.91%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.31%) OCP
4 7 (2.31%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.32%) ISEB
5 4 (1.32%) CISSP
5 4 (1.32%) CBAP
6 3 (0.99%) ACSA
6 3 (0.99%) CCNA
6 3 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.64%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) QA
3 3 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) Nmap
2 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (4.95%) CA SiteMinder
2 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.32%) Puppet
3 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.33%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 110 (36.30%) Oracle
2 48 (15.84%) JBoss
3 31 (10.23%) Microsoft
4 17 (5.61%) CA
5 15 (4.95%) Sybase
6 14 (4.62%) Google
6 14 (4.62%) Sun
7 11 (3.63%) SAP
8 9 (2.97%) Apple
8 9 (2.97%) Twitter
9 8 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.64%) VMware
10 7 (2.31%) Facebook
11 6 (1.98%) Sage
11 6 (1.98%) Progress
12 5 (1.65%) Sencha
12 5 (1.65%) IBM
13 4 (1.32%) Zend
14 3 (0.99%) HP
14 3 (0.99%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus + car + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 8% bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Ecellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago