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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 25 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 133 143 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.38% 9.79% 7.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.65% 21.15% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 123 126 111
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
799 676 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.32% 46.27% 42.39%
Number of salaries quoted 735 611 587
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 27 February 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 104 (36.36%) C#
1 104 (36.36%) Oracle
2 98 (34.27%) HTML
3 96 (33.57%) JavaScript
4 95 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (31.82%) .NET
6 86 (30.07%) SQL
7 80 (27.97%) Software Engineering
8 74 (25.87%) CSS
9 68 (23.78%) OO
10 63 (22.03%) Relational Database
11 59 (20.63%) RDBMS
12 56 (19.58%) XML
13 54 (18.88%) HTML5
14 51 (17.83%) jQuery
15 50 (17.48%) Linux
15 50 (17.48%) Finance
16 47 (16.43%) Analytics
17 44 (15.38%) SOA
18 42 (14.69%) Spring
19 39 (13.64%) JBoss
19 39 (13.64%) MVC
20 38 (13.29%) Sybase
21 37 (12.94%) JSON
22 36 (12.59%) PHP
23 35 (12.24%) SQL Server
23 35 (12.24%) UNIX
24 34 (11.89%) Security Cleared
25 33 (11.54%) AngularJS
25 33 (11.54%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (13.64%) JBoss
2 29 (10.14%) Tomcat
2 29 (10.14%) WebSphere
3 28 (9.79%) WebLogic
4 16 (5.59%) Apache
5 8 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (2.80%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.75%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.40%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.40%) Drupal
9 3 (1.05%) Node.js
9 3 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (0.70%) CICS
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.75%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.35%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.80%) TCP/IP
1 8 (2.80%) LDAP
2 7 (2.45%) SSL
3 6 (2.10%) Firewall
4 5 (1.75%) Internet
5 4 (1.40%) SAN
6 3 (1.05%) Intranet
6 3 (1.05%) LAN
6 3 (1.05%) HTTP
7 1 (0.35%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.03%) Relational Database
2 59 (20.63%) RDBMS
3 35 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 20 (6.99%) MySQL
5 15 (5.24%) DB2
6 10 (3.50%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.15%) Big Data
8 8 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.80%) Apache Hive
8 8 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.45%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.75%) MarkLogic
10 5 (1.75%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.40%) HBase
11 4 (1.40%) Impala
12 3 (1.05%) Informix
13 2 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (10.84%) Git (software)
2 30 (10.49%) JIRA
3 27 (9.44%) Ant
4 17 (5.94%) JUnit
5 14 (4.90%) Selenium
6 12 (4.20%) Subversion
7 11 (3.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 10 (3.50%) Eclipse
9 9 (3.15%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (2.45%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.40%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (1.05%) Eclipse RCP
13 2 (0.70%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.70%) LoadRunner
13 2 (0.70%) ProC
13 2 (0.70%) Xcode
13 2 (0.70%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.70%) Maven
13 2 (0.70%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.35%) Lombardi
General
1 50 (17.48%) Finance
2 23 (8.04%) Banking
3 16 (5.59%) Retail
4 10 (3.50%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.40%) Games
6 3 (1.05%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 160 (55.94%) Developer
2 80 (27.97%) Java Developer
3 46 (16.08%) Senior Developer
4 39 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 30 (10.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 20 (6.99%) .NET Developer
8 19 (6.64%) Software Developer
8 19 (6.64%) Architect
9 17 (5.94%) Software Manager
10 15 (5.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.24%) Consultant
11 14 (4.90%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.90%) PHP Developer
12 13 (4.55%) Junior Developer
12 13 (4.55%) Junior
13 10 (3.50%) Analyst
13 10 (3.50%) Applications Developer
13 10 (3.50%) Development Manager
13 10 (3.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (34.27%) HTML
2 91 (31.82%) .NET
3 74 (25.87%) CSS
4 56 (19.58%) XML
5 54 (18.88%) HTML5
6 51 (17.83%) jQuery
7 42 (14.69%) Spring
8 37 (12.94%) JSON
9 33 (11.54%) AngularJS
10 32 (11.19%) Web Services
10 32 (11.19%) J2EE
11 26 (9.09%) Ajax
12 25 (8.74%) PhoneGap
13 22 (7.69%) CSS3
13 22 (7.69%) Java EE
14 20 (6.99%) Hibernate
15 19 (6.64%) REST
16 18 (6.29%) JSP
17 13 (4.55%) JMS
18 12 (4.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.84%) Semantic Web
2 30 (10.49%) Open Source
3 20 (6.99%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.64%) N-Tier
5 17 (5.94%) Equities
5 17 (5.94%) User Experience
6 12 (4.20%) Algorithms
6 12 (4.20%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.85%) Client/Server
8 10 (3.50%) Blackberry
9 8 (2.80%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (2.10%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.75%) Smart Meter
12 5 (1.75%) Physics
12 5 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (1.40%) Clustering
13 4 (1.40%) W3C
13 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 50 (17.48%) Linux
2 35 (12.24%) UNIX
3 33 (11.54%) Windows
4 20 (6.99%) Android
5 15 (5.24%) Apple iOS
6 13 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 9 (3.15%) Solaris
8 8 (2.80%) AIX
9 7 (2.45%) CentOS
10 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.70%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.70%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.70%) MVS
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (27.97%) Software Engineering
3 68 (23.78%) OO
4 47 (16.43%) Analytics
5 44 (15.38%) SOA
6 39 (13.64%) MVC
7 26 (9.09%) OOP
8 23 (8.04%) Scrum
9 22 (7.69%) UML
10 19 (6.64%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.59%) E-Commerce
12 15 (5.24%) ITIL
12 15 (5.24%) Project Management
13 14 (4.90%) Web Development
14 13 (4.55%) Incident Management
14 13 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (4.55%) Unit Testing
15 12 (4.20%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (4.20%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (4.20%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (36.36%) C#
2 96 (33.57%) JavaScript
3 86 (30.07%) SQL
4 36 (12.59%) PHP
5 22 (7.69%) Python
6 21 (7.34%) C++
7 18 (6.29%) C
8 16 (5.59%) Perl
9 15 (5.24%) Shell Script
9 15 (5.24%) Ruby
10 14 (4.90%) Objective-C
11 12 (4.20%) ActionScript
12 10 (3.50%) ActionScript 3.0
13 6 (2.10%) VB
13 6 (2.10%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.75%) VBScript
14 5 (1.75%) Fortran
15 4 (1.40%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.05%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (11.89%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.84%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.64%) Degree
4 5 (1.75%) PhD
5 4 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.05%) VCP4
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) PMP
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) ACCA
7 1 (0.35%) CIMA
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.50%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) HL7
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.40%) Docker
2 4 (1.40%) HDFS
3 3 (1.05%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.45%) Puppet
1 7 (2.45%) Vagrant
1 7 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.10%) Nagios
3 4 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.70%) Opsview
4 2 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 104 (36.36%) Oracle
2 38 (13.29%) Sybase
3 31 (10.84%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.90%) IBM
4 14 (4.90%) VMware
5 13 (4.55%) Sencha
6 10 (3.50%) Appcelerator
7 9 (3.15%) Talend
8 8 (2.80%) Cloudera
9 6 (2.10%) Pega
10 5 (1.75%) Vitria
10 5 (1.75%) HP
10 5 (1.75%) Citrix
10 5 (1.75%) BEA
11 4 (1.40%) SAP
11 4 (1.40%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.40%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.40%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.05%) Nimsoft
12 3 (1.05%) Sun
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