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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 168 135 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.25% 7.26% 9.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.57% 18.24% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 144 120 126
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £50,000
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
779 740 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.90% 39.78% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 693 657 689
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 2 June 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 119 (38.64%) .NET
2 110 (35.71%) Oracle
3 105 (34.09%) SQL
4 104 (33.77%) C#
4 104 (33.77%) HTML
5 90 (29.22%) JavaScript
6 87 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (26.62%) Software Engineering
8 73 (23.70%) Relational Database
8 73 (23.70%) OO
9 71 (23.05%) RDBMS
10 66 (21.43%) CSS
10 66 (21.43%) WebSphere
11 65 (21.10%) SOA
12 59 (19.16%) Finance
13 58 (18.83%) SQL Server
14 55 (17.86%) XML
15 54 (17.53%) jQuery
16 53 (17.21%) Linux
17 51 (16.56%) UNIX
18 50 (16.23%) PHP
19 46 (14.94%) JBoss
20 45 (14.61%) HTML5
21 43 (13.96%) Spring
22 42 (13.64%) Analytics
23 39 (12.66%) Java EE
24 36 (11.69%) MVC
24 36 (11.69%) Web Services
24 36 (11.69%) Ant
25 33 (10.71%) Banking

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 66 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 46 (14.94%) JBoss
3 32 (10.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 29 (9.42%) WebLogic
5 22 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 16 (5.19%) MQSeries
6 16 (5.19%) CICS
7 13 (4.22%) Apache
8 8 (2.60%) CMS
9 5 (1.62%) Node.js
10 4 (1.30%) Drupal
10 4 (1.30%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.32%) nginx
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.62%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.32%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.87%) SSL
3 4 (1.30%) Firewall
3 4 (1.30%) HTTP
4 3 (0.97%) Internet
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.32%) Intranet
6 1 (0.32%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (23.70%) Relational Database
2 71 (23.05%) RDBMS
3 58 (18.83%) SQL Server
4 33 (10.71%) DB2
5 15 (4.87%) MySQL
6 14 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.62%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.62%) Apache Hive
7 5 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.62%) Big Data
7 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.62%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.30%) Impala
8 4 (1.30%) HBase
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 36 (11.69%) Ant
2 28 (9.09%) Subversion
3 25 (8.12%) Selenium
3 25 (8.12%) Git (software)
4 21 (6.82%) Maven
4 21 (6.82%) JUnit
5 19 (6.17%) JIRA
6 15 (4.87%) Gradle
7 9 (2.92%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.95%) NetBeans
9 5 (1.62%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.30%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.97%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.65%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.65%) TestNG
13 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.32%) Mockito
General
1 59 (19.16%) Finance
2 33 (10.71%) Banking
3 24 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 23 (7.47%) Retail
5 16 (5.19%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.30%) Private Banking
8 3 (0.97%) Games
8 3 (0.97%) Legal
9 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 168 (54.55%) Developer
2 84 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 48 (15.58%) Consultant
4 40 (12.99%) Software Developer
5 35 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 30 (9.74%) Senior Developer
7 28 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 28 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
8 26 (8.44%) C# Developer
9 22 (7.14%) PHP Developer
10 19 (6.17%) Architect
10 19 (6.17%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (5.84%) .NET Developer
11 18 (5.84%) Junior Developer
11 18 (5.84%) Junior
12 14 (4.55%) Junior C# Developer
13 13 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (3.57%) Applications Support
15 10 (3.25%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (38.64%) .NET
2 104 (33.77%) HTML
3 66 (21.43%) CSS
4 55 (17.86%) XML
5 54 (17.53%) jQuery
6 45 (14.61%) HTML5
7 43 (13.96%) Spring
8 39 (12.66%) Java EE
9 36 (11.69%) Web Services
10 33 (10.71%) AngularJS
11 25 (8.12%) Hibernate
12 22 (7.14%) CSS3
13 20 (6.49%) JPA
14 19 (6.17%) J2EE
15 18 (5.84%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (5.52%) JSON
17 16 (5.19%) WebSphere MQ
17 16 (5.19%) ISPF
17 16 (5.19%) .NET Framework
17 16 (5.19%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.09%) Semantic Web
2 21 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.49%) Mainframe
4 14 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.25%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.25%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.60%) Equities
7 7 (2.27%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.95%) NHS
8 6 (1.95%) Informatics
8 6 (1.95%) Physics
8 6 (1.95%) Health Informatics
8 6 (1.95%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.95%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.62%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.65%) Ontologies
11 2 (0.65%) Derivative
11 2 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.21%) Linux
2 51 (16.56%) UNIX
3 28 (9.09%) Windows
4 21 (6.82%) AIX
5 17 (5.52%) Solaris
6 16 (5.19%) MVS
7 8 (2.60%) CentOS
8 7 (2.27%) Android
9 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.65%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.32%) OS/390
11 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (26.62%) Software Engineering
3 73 (23.70%) OO
4 65 (21.10%) SOA
5 42 (13.64%) Analytics
6 36 (11.69%) MVC
7 32 (10.39%) Open Source
8 28 (9.09%) SDLC
9 26 (8.44%) OOP
10 23 (7.47%) TDD
11 18 (5.84%) Build Automation
12 17 (5.52%) Web Development
12 17 (5.52%) Mobile Development
13 15 (4.87%) High Availability
13 15 (4.87%) Unit Testing
13 15 (4.87%) Scrum
14 14 (4.55%) Time Management
15 13 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (3.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (34.09%) SQL
2 104 (33.77%) C#
3 90 (29.22%) JavaScript
4 50 (16.23%) PHP
5 31 (10.06%) Perl
6 28 (9.09%) Python
7 24 (7.79%) Ruby
8 22 (7.14%) C
9 20 (6.49%) VB
10 18 (5.84%) C++
11 16 (5.19%) JCL
12 15 (4.87%) VBScript
13 14 (4.55%) VB.NET
14 10 (3.25%) PL/SQL
14 10 (3.25%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.60%) COBOL
16 6 (1.95%) XPath
17 5 (1.62%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.62%) VBA
17 5 (1.62%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 27 (8.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.62%) PhD
3 4 (1.30%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.30%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.32%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) PMP
5 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.14%) QA
2 8 (2.60%) HL7
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.30%) VMware ESX
1 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.30%) Docker
1 4 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.32%) vSphere
2 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (5.19%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.30%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.30%) Puppet
3 2 (0.65%) Control-M
3 2 (0.65%) Nagios
3 2 (0.65%) Opsview
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 110 (35.71%) Oracle
2 29 (9.42%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.77%) Sybase
4 26 (8.44%) IBM
5 16 (5.19%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.95%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.95%) SAP
7 5 (1.62%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.62%) Cisco
8 4 (1.30%) VMware
8 4 (1.30%) HP
8 4 (1.30%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.97%) Pega
9 3 (0.97%) Citrix
9 3 (0.97%) i2
10 2 (0.65%) InterSystems
10 2 (0.65%) Sun
10 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits (Inc. flexible working)
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexitime etc
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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