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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 180 160 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.97% 8.85% 8.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 21.74% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 156 137 129
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
810 736 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.88% 40.73% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 720 647 636
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 118 (38.82%) .NET
2 112 (36.84%) C#
3 104 (34.21%) Oracle
4 102 (33.55%) HTML
5 101 (33.22%) SQL
6 96 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 91 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (28.95%) Software Engineering
9 80 (26.32%) OO
10 78 (25.66%) Relational Database
11 75 (24.67%) RDBMS
12 71 (23.36%) CSS
13 55 (18.09%) Linux
13 55 (18.09%) Finance
14 53 (17.43%) SOA
15 51 (16.78%) XML
15 51 (16.78%) SQL Server
15 51 (16.78%) Analytics
15 51 (16.78%) jQuery
16 49 (16.12%) WebSphere
17 46 (15.13%) HTML5
17 46 (15.13%) PHP
17 46 (15.13%) UNIX
18 45 (14.80%) JBoss
19 43 (14.14%) Spring
20 39 (12.83%) Web Services
21 36 (11.84%) Sybase
22 35 (11.51%) MVC
22 35 (11.51%) Semantic Web
23 34 (11.18%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (16.12%) WebSphere
2 45 (14.80%) JBoss
3 28 (9.21%) WebLogic
3 28 (9.21%) Tomcat
4 21 (6.91%) WebSphere Application Server
5 16 (5.26%) Apache
6 10 (3.29%) MQSeries
6 10 (3.29%) CICS
7 6 (1.97%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.32%) Node.js
8 4 (1.32%) Drupal
8 4 (1.32%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.99%) CMS
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.33%) IIS
11 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 22 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.64%) MS Office
2 5 (1.64%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.29%) SSL
3 4 (1.32%) SAN
3 4 (1.32%) HTTP
3 4 (1.32%) Firewall
4 3 (0.99%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) Intranet
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (25.66%) Relational Database
2 75 (24.67%) RDBMS
3 51 (16.78%) SQL Server
4 26 (8.55%) DB2
5 18 (5.92%) MySQL
6 13 (4.28%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.97%) Big Data
7 6 (1.97%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.64%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.64%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.32%) HBase
9 4 (1.32%) Impala
10 3 (0.99%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.66%) Informix
11 2 (0.66%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 30 (9.87%) Ant
2 25 (8.22%) Subversion
3 23 (7.57%) Git (software)
4 19 (6.25%) JIRA
5 18 (5.92%) JUnit
6 16 (5.26%) Selenium
6 16 (5.26%) Maven
7 13 (4.28%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.29%) Gradle
9 6 (1.97%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.99%) Eclipse RCP
11 3 (0.99%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.66%) ProC
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.66%) TestNG
12 2 (0.66%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.66%) PHPUnit
General
1 55 (18.09%) Finance
2 29 (9.54%) Banking
3 20 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.59%) Retail
5 10 (3.29%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.96%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 169 (55.59%) Developer
2 87 (28.62%) Java Developer
3 42 (13.82%) Software Engineer
4 38 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 35 (11.51%) Senior Developer
6 31 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 28 (9.21%) C# Developer
7 28 (9.21%) Consultant
8 21 (6.91%) Technical Consultant
8 21 (6.91%) PHP Developer
9 20 (6.58%) Architect
10 19 (6.25%) .NET Developer
11 17 (5.59%) Junior Developer
11 17 (5.59%) Junior
12 15 (4.93%) Java Software Engineer
13 14 (4.61%) Junior C# Developer
13 14 (4.61%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (4.28%) Software Manager
15 11 (3.62%) Applications Support
15 11 (3.62%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (38.82%) .NET
2 102 (33.55%) HTML
3 71 (23.36%) CSS
4 51 (16.78%) XML
4 51 (16.78%) jQuery
5 46 (15.13%) HTML5
6 43 (14.14%) Spring
7 39 (12.83%) Web Services
8 34 (11.18%) Java EE
9 29 (9.54%) AngularJS
10 26 (8.55%) J2EE
11 25 (8.22%) Hibernate
12 23 (7.57%) JSON
13 20 (6.58%) JPA
13 20 (6.58%) CSS3
14 18 (5.92%) JSP
15 17 (5.59%) .NET Framework
16 16 (5.26%) REST
16 16 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
17 15 (4.93%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.51%) Semantic Web
2 30 (9.87%) Open Source
3 22 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.93%) Equities
5 14 (4.61%) Mainframe
6 12 (3.95%) Client/Server
7 11 (3.62%) Algorithms
8 10 (3.29%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.97%) Physics
10 6 (1.97%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.64%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (1.32%) Clustering
12 4 (1.32%) NHS
12 4 (1.32%) Informatics
12 4 (1.32%) Smart Meter
12 4 (1.32%) User Experience
12 4 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (1.32%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.09%) Linux
2 46 (15.13%) UNIX
3 29 (9.54%) Windows
4 16 (5.26%) AIX
5 12 (3.95%) Solaris
6 10 (3.29%) MVS
7 9 (2.96%) Android
8 8 (2.63%) CentOS
9 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.66%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (28.95%) Software Engineering
3 80 (26.32%) OO
4 53 (17.43%) SOA
5 51 (16.78%) Analytics
6 35 (11.51%) MVC
7 24 (7.89%) OOP
8 20 (6.58%) TDD
9 17 (5.59%) Unit Testing
9 17 (5.59%) Mobile Development
10 15 (4.93%) ITIL
11 14 (4.61%) Web Development
11 14 (4.61%) Build Automation
12 13 (4.28%) Time Management
12 13 (4.28%) Release Management
12 13 (4.28%) UML
13 12 (3.95%) Scrum
13 12 (3.95%) Incident Management
14 11 (3.62%) Refactoring
15 10 (3.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (36.84%) C#
2 101 (33.22%) SQL
3 96 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 46 (15.13%) PHP
5 25 (8.22%) Perl
5 25 (8.22%) Python
6 22 (7.24%) C
7 20 (6.58%) C++
7 20 (6.58%) Ruby
8 19 (6.25%) VB
9 14 (4.61%) Shell Script
10 13 (4.28%) VBScript
11 11 (3.62%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.29%) JCL
13 7 (2.30%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.97%) XPath
15 5 (1.64%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.64%) Fortran
16 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (7.24%) Degree
2 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.64%) PhD
4 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) PMP
5 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.92%) QA
2 6 (1.97%) HL7
3 2 (0.66%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.32%) VMware ESX
2 4 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.32%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) HDFS
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.29%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.97%) Nagios
3 4 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.32%) Puppet
3 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.66%) Opsview
4 2 (0.66%) Control-M
5 1 (0.33%) MOM
5 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 104 (34.21%) Oracle
2 36 (11.84%) Sybase
3 32 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.24%) IBM
5 11 (3.62%) VMware
6 10 (3.29%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.64%) SAP
7 5 (1.64%) Cisco
7 5 (1.64%) Citrix
7 5 (1.64%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.32%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.32%) Pega
8 4 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.99%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.99%) Vitria
9 3 (0.99%) BEA
9 3 (0.99%) HP
9 3 (0.99%) i2
10 2 (0.66%) InterSystems
10 2 (0.66%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, great benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent Spa
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, Equipment Budget etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 28k to 39.80k per year GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago