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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 21 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 173 183 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.03% 10.04% 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.23% 22.34% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 146 158 135
Average salary £43,125 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
815 819 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.10% 44.95% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 695 725 640
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 134 (43.51%) JavaScript
2 121 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (37.01%) SQL
4 103 (33.44%) XML
5 96 (31.17%) Spring
6 94 (30.52%) HTML
7 73 (23.70%) Software Engineering
8 67 (21.75%) Hibernate
9 63 (20.45%) Finance
10 62 (20.13%) C#
11 59 (19.16%) .NET
12 58 (18.83%) CSS
12 58 (18.83%) REST
13 57 (18.51%) Web Services
14 55 (17.86%) OO
15 54 (17.53%) jQuery
16 48 (15.58%) SQL Server
17 46 (14.94%) Unix
17 46 (14.94%) MVC
18 45 (14.61%) Degree
19 44 (14.29%) TDD
20 43 (13.96%) Open Source
21 41 (13.31%) Linux
22 39 (12.66%) Computer Science
23 36 (11.69%) JUnit
23 36 (11.69%) J2EE
24 35 (11.36%) SOAP
24 35 (11.36%) Scrum
24 35 (11.36%) HTML5
25 34 (11.04%) AngularJS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 27 (8.77%) Node.js
2 26 (8.44%) Tomcat
3 25 (8.12%) JBoss
4 20 (6.49%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.25%) Apache
5 10 (3.25%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (2.27%) FileNet
8 6 (1.95%) IIS
8 6 (1.95%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.62%) SAS
10 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.30%) WordPress
11 3 (0.97%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.97%) CICS
11 3 (0.97%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.97%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.65%) CMS
12 2 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.27%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.65%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.14%) SaaS
2 16 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.25%) GitHub
4 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.62%) Google Analytics
6 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.65%) Amazon CloudSearch
7 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.65%) Office 365
8 1 (0.32%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.87%) HTTP
2 12 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.60%) SSL
4 4 (1.30%) Skype
5 3 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.79%) MySQL
2 24 (7.79%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 20 (6.49%) Big Data
4 20 (6.49%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.52%) RDBMS
6 13 (4.22%) Neo4j
7 10 (3.25%) Pentaho
8 9 (2.92%) DB2
9 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.30%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.65%) GIS
13 1 (0.32%) Informix
13 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (11.69%) JUnit
2 31 (10.06%) Git (software)
3 30 (9.74%) Jenkins
4 26 (8.44%) Maven
5 25 (8.12%) Selenium
6 18 (5.84%) Eclipse
7 15 (4.87%) Ant
8 10 (3.25%) Talend Open Studio
9 9 (2.92%) JIRA
10 8 (2.60%) Ranorex
10 8 (2.60%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.95%) Gradle
11 6 (1.95%) Subversion
11 6 (1.95%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.62%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.30%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.97%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio
15 1 (0.32%) Bower
General
1 63 (20.45%) Finance
2 22 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.52%) Games
4 13 (4.22%) Marketing
5 11 (3.57%) Banking
6 10 (3.25%) Retail
7 8 (2.60%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.30%) French Language
8 4 (1.30%) German Language
8 4 (1.30%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.30%) Russian Language
8 4 (1.30%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.97%) Publishing
10 2 (0.65%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 148 (48.05%) Developer
2 111 (36.04%) Java Developer
3 43 (13.96%) Analyst
4 33 (10.71%) Consultant
4 33 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 23 (7.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 20 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 18 (5.84%) SQL Analyst
9 16 (5.19%) Architect
9 16 (5.19%) Programmer
10 15 (4.87%) JavaScript Developer
10 15 (4.87%) Junior
11 14 (4.55%) Development Manager
12 13 (4.22%) Applications Support
12 13 (4.22%) Junior Developer
12 13 (4.22%) SQL Programmer
12 13 (4.22%) Test Analyst
13 12 (3.90%) C# Programmer
13 12 (3.90%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (33.44%) XML
2 96 (31.17%) Spring
3 94 (30.52%) HTML
4 67 (21.75%) Hibernate
5 59 (19.16%) .NET
6 58 (18.83%) CSS
6 58 (18.83%) REST
7 57 (18.51%) Web Services
8 54 (17.53%) jQuery
9 36 (11.69%) J2EE
10 35 (11.36%) HTML5
10 35 (11.36%) SOAP
11 34 (11.04%) AngularJS
11 34 (11.04%) JSON
12 30 (9.74%) Java EE
13 28 (9.09%) Spring MVC
14 26 (8.44%) Ajax
15 22 (7.14%) .NET Framework
15 22 (7.14%) Ember.js
16 16 (5.19%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.66%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.47%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (5.19%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.25%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.97%) Linked Data
8 3 (0.97%) Physics
8 3 (0.97%) PKI
8 3 (0.97%) Semantic Web
9 2 (0.65%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.65%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.65%) User Experience
10 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.32%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.32%) Equities
10 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.94%) Unix
2 41 (13.31%) Linux
3 12 (3.90%) Windows
4 8 (2.60%) Android
5 7 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.97%) Solaris
8 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (23.70%) Software Engineering
3 55 (17.86%) OO
4 46 (14.94%) MVC
5 44 (14.29%) TDD
6 43 (13.96%) Open Source
7 35 (11.36%) Scrum
8 34 (11.04%) Mentoring
9 29 (9.42%) Test Automation
10 27 (8.77%) Analytics
11 26 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (8.44%) DevOps
12 25 (8.12%) CRM
13 22 (7.14%) ITIL
14 20 (6.49%) E-Commerce
15 19 (6.17%) Project Management
16 18 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (5.84%) ETL
16 18 (5.84%) SOA
17 17 (5.52%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 134 (43.51%) JavaScript
2 114 (37.01%) SQL
3 62 (20.13%) C#
4 32 (10.39%) Scala
5 30 (9.74%) Python
6 23 (7.47%) PHP
7 22 (7.14%) Ruby
8 19 (6.17%) C++
9 17 (5.52%) C
10 16 (5.19%) Groovy
11 13 (4.22%) Delphi
12 9 (2.92%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.92%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.27%) VBA
14 6 (1.95%) XPath
15 5 (1.62%) Perl
16 4 (1.30%) Apex Code
17 3 (0.97%) Clojure
18 2 (0.65%) ABAP
18 2 (0.65%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 45 (14.61%) Degree
2 14 (4.55%) PhD
3 9 (2.92%) Sun Certification
4 5 (1.62%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.19%) QA
2 5 (1.62%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.30%) Basel II
4 2 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.90%) Docker
2 11 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (5.52%) Puppet
2 3 (0.97%) Grafana
2 3 (0.97%) Graphite
2 3 (0.97%) Packer
2 3 (0.97%) Terraform
2 3 (0.97%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 28 (9.09%) Oracle
2 23 (7.47%) ServiceNow
3 15 (4.87%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.22%) MuleSoft
5 11 (3.57%) Cloudera
6 10 (3.25%) Google
6 10 (3.25%) Greenplum
6 10 (3.25%) Hortonworks
6 10 (3.25%) SAP
6 10 (3.25%) Talend
7 9 (2.92%) IBM
8 7 (2.27%) Sybase
8 7 (2.27%) VMware
9 5 (1.62%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.62%) WSO2
10 4 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.30%) webMethods
11 3 (0.97%) BEA
12 2 (0.65%) ESRI
13 1 (0.32%) Informatica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
Granite IT Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £150,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Talentspa
Salary: £38k - 44k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago