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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 136 124 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.69% 6.84% 9.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.13% 15.90% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 107 118 123
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
794 780 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.04% 43.00% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 705 726 640
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

1 145 (44.21%) JavaScript
2 135 (41.16%) SQL
3 125 (38.11%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (31.10%) Spring
5 92 (28.05%) HTML
6 88 (26.83%) C#
6 88 (26.83%) XML
7 75 (22.87%) Finance
8 73 (22.26%) .NET
9 71 (21.65%) Web Services
10 66 (20.12%) Open Source
11 64 (19.51%) Hibernate
11 64 (19.51%) MVC
11 64 (19.51%) Software Engineering
12 63 (19.21%) TDD
12 63 (19.21%) OO
13 61 (18.60%) jQuery
14 57 (17.38%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (15.55%) Linux
16 50 (15.24%) Degree
16 50 (15.24%) AngularJS
17 49 (14.94%) HTML5
17 49 (14.94%) Python
18 48 (14.63%) Oracle
18 48 (14.63%) CSS
19 45 (13.72%) Selenium
20 44 (13.41%) Computer Science
20 44 (13.41%) Unix
21 43 (13.11%) REST
22 42 (12.80%) JSON

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 21 (6.40%) Node.js
2 19 (5.79%) JBoss
3 17 (5.18%) WebSphere
4 15 (4.57%) WebLogic
5 13 (3.96%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.35%) Confluence
7 8 (2.44%) Apache
7 8 (2.44%) Umbraco
8 7 (2.13%) FileNet
9 5 (1.52%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (1.22%) SAS
11 3 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.61%) CICS
12 2 (0.61%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.91%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.83%) SAP MII
2 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Maximo
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.30%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.37%) SaaS
2 10 (3.05%) GitHub
3 8 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.83%) Office 365
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.61%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.61%) Heroku
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) Force.com
7 1 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.22%) Skype
1 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.91%) HTTP
2 3 (0.91%) SSL
3 1 (0.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.67%) MongoDB
3 33 (10.06%) NoSQL
4 27 (8.23%) Relational Database
5 26 (7.93%) Neo4j
6 23 (7.01%) RDBMS
7 16 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (4.57%) MySQL
9 14 (4.27%) Big Data
10 10 (3.05%) Pentaho
11 9 (2.74%) DB2
12 8 (2.44%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.30%) Informix
15 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (13.72%) Selenium
2 33 (10.06%) JUnit
3 29 (8.84%) Jenkins
4 26 (7.93%) Git (software)
4 26 (7.93%) Subversion
5 20 (6.10%) Eclipse
6 17 (5.18%) Maven
7 16 (4.88%) JIRA
8 10 (3.05%) Talend Open Studio
8 10 (3.05%) WebDriver
9 8 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.44%) Ranorex
9 8 (2.44%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.13%) FogBugz
10 7 (2.13%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.13%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.52%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.52%) Hudson
11 5 (1.52%) IntelliJ
General
1 75 (22.87%) Finance
2 24 (7.32%) Games
3 17 (5.18%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.57%) Banking
5 12 (3.66%) Retail
6 7 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.13%) Publishing
7 6 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.52%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.22%) Marketing
10 3 (0.91%) Back Office
10 3 (0.91%) French Language
10 3 (0.91%) German Language
10 3 (0.91%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.91%) Russian Language
10 3 (0.91%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 170 (51.83%) Developer
2 130 (39.63%) Java Developer
3 48 (14.63%) Consultant
3 48 (14.63%) Senior Developer
4 47 (14.33%) Analyst
5 40 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (9.15%) Software Developer
7 25 (7.62%) Junior
8 24 (7.32%) Architect
9 21 (6.40%) Agile Developer
9 21 (6.40%) Agile Java Developer
9 21 (6.40%) Programmer
9 21 (6.40%) SQL Developer
10 20 (6.10%) Analyst Programmer
11 19 (5.79%) .NET Developer
11 19 (5.79%) Junior Developer
12 18 (5.49%) Test Analyst
13 17 (5.18%) C# Programmer
13 17 (5.18%) SQL Programmer
14 16 (4.88%) Delphi Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (31.10%) Spring
2 92 (28.05%) HTML
3 88 (26.83%) XML
4 73 (22.26%) .NET
5 71 (21.65%) Web Services
6 64 (19.51%) Hibernate
7 61 (18.60%) jQuery
8 50 (15.24%) AngularJS
9 49 (14.94%) HTML5
10 48 (14.63%) CSS
11 43 (13.11%) REST
12 42 (12.80%) JSON
13 38 (11.59%) Java EE
14 37 (11.28%) J2EE
15 35 (10.67%) Apache Camel
16 32 (9.76%) .NET Framework
17 30 (9.15%) Spring Integration
18 29 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 26 (7.93%) Spring MVC
20 21 (6.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.66%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.05%) Equities
4 10 (3.05%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.83%) Blog
6 5 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.22%) Derivative
7 4 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (0.91%) Linked Data
8 3 (0.91%) Semantic Web
9 2 (0.61%) iSeries
9 2 (0.61%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.61%) PKI
9 2 (0.61%) User Experience
10 1 (0.30%) DataPower
10 1 (0.30%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.55%) Linux
2 44 (13.41%) Unix
3 8 (2.44%) Windows
4 4 (1.22%) Android
5 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.91%) Solaris
6 1 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (38.11%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (20.12%) Open Source
3 64 (19.51%) MVC
3 64 (19.51%) Software Engineering
4 63 (19.21%) OO
4 63 (19.21%) TDD
5 57 (17.38%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (12.50%) Scrum
7 37 (11.28%) DevOps
8 32 (9.76%) Release Management
9 26 (7.93%) Configuration Management
10 23 (7.01%) Pair Programming
11 22 (6.71%) Analytics
12 21 (6.40%) RUP
13 20 (6.10%) DSDM
13 20 (6.10%) Test Automation
13 20 (6.10%) Web Development
14 19 (5.79%) SOA
15 18 (5.49%) E-Commerce
15 18 (5.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 145 (44.21%) JavaScript
2 135 (41.16%) SQL
3 88 (26.83%) C#
4 49 (14.94%) Python
5 41 (12.50%) Scala
6 37 (11.28%) Ruby
7 30 (9.15%) Groovy
8 18 (5.49%) C++
9 17 (5.18%) PHP
10 16 (4.88%) Clojure
10 16 (4.88%) Delphi
11 15 (4.57%) C
11 15 (4.57%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.13%) ABAP
12 7 (2.13%) VBA
13 6 (1.83%) SAPscript
14 5 (1.52%) Perl
14 5 (1.52%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.61%) RPG
15 2 (0.61%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 50 (15.24%) Degree
2 13 (3.96%) PhD
3 8 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.13%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.84%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) Basel II
3 1 (0.30%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (3.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (3.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 48 (14.63%) Oracle
2 16 (4.88%) Twitter
3 15 (4.57%) MuleSoft
4 12 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.35%) IBM
5 11 (3.35%) Sybase
6 10 (3.05%) Adobe
6 10 (3.05%) Cloudera
6 10 (3.05%) Greenplum
6 10 (3.05%) Hortonworks
6 10 (3.05%) Talend
7 8 (2.44%) Google
7 8 (2.44%) SAP
8 7 (2.13%) BEA
9 6 (1.83%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.83%) WSO2
10 3 (0.91%) webMethods
11 2 (0.61%) Informatica
11 2 (0.61%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & work from home
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Very Competitive + Many Additional Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, holidays...
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Vsolvit4u
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Vsolvit4u
Salary: £25,000
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Vsolvit4u
Salary: £38,000
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Vsolvit4u
Salary: £34,000
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + training, pension, holidays...
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago