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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 21 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 183 174 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.64% 8.13% 7.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.68% 17.43% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 167 164 102
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -4.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
844 998 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.87% 46.66% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 728 919 711
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,650
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 122 (36.97%) Oracle
2 95 (28.79%) SQL
3 85 (25.76%) HTML
4 80 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 75 (22.73%) Finance
6 70 (21.21%) UNIX
7 67 (20.30%) CSS
7 67 (20.30%) Spring
8 66 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 66 (20.00%) J2EE
9 65 (19.70%) Scrum
10 63 (19.09%) Security Cleared
11 59 (17.88%) OO
12 56 (16.97%) SC Cleared
13 53 (16.06%) Windows
14 52 (15.76%) Linux
14 52 (15.76%) C#
15 51 (15.45%) XML
16 50 (15.15%) MVC
17 49 (14.85%) Hibernate
17 49 (14.85%) Eclipse
17 49 (14.85%) Software Engineering
18 48 (14.55%) Degree
18 48 (14.55%) C++
18 48 (14.55%) C
19 47 (14.24%) .NET
20 45 (13.64%) Android
21 44 (13.33%) SQL Server
22 43 (13.03%) Web Services
22 43 (13.03%) Agile Software Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 22 (6.67%) Apache
3 21 (6.36%) WebSphere
4 19 (5.76%) WebLogic
5 11 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (2.42%) CMS
8 5 (1.52%) FileNet
9 3 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.91%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.91%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.61%) Confluence
10 2 (0.61%) LiveCycle
10 2 (0.61%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.61%) Documentum
11 1 (0.30%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.30%) IIS
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.21%) Magento
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.91%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.91%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.67%) LDAP
2 16 (4.85%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.55%) HTTP
3 15 (4.55%) Firewall
4 12 (3.64%) SSL
5 9 (2.73%) Internet
6 2 (0.61%) DNS
6 2 (0.61%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.61%) DHCP
7 1 (0.30%) VoIP
7 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.30%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.52%) Relational Database
3 32 (9.70%) RDBMS
4 23 (6.97%) Oracle Database
5 22 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (3.94%) JasperReports
10 11 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (3.03%) MySQL
11 10 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.52%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.21%) Informix
13 4 (1.21%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.91%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.91%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.91%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (14.85%) Eclipse
2 34 (10.30%) Git (software)
3 32 (9.70%) JIRA
4 29 (8.79%) Jenkins
5 22 (6.67%) Subversion
5 22 (6.67%) Ant
6 21 (6.36%) Maven
7 17 (5.15%) Selenium
8 15 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (3.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 12 (3.64%) FitNesse
11 10 (3.03%) Xcode
11 10 (3.03%) ProC
12 8 (2.42%) Hudson
13 6 (1.82%) CruiseControl
13 6 (1.82%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (1.21%) JUnit
16 3 (0.91%) JMeter
16 3 (0.91%) WebDriver
General
1 75 (22.73%) Finance
2 32 (9.70%) Games
3 27 (8.18%) Banking
4 16 (4.85%) Retail
5 10 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.21%) Legal
7 4 (1.21%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.91%) Advertising
9 2 (0.61%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Local Government
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 150 (45.45%) Developer
2 57 (17.27%) Java Developer
3 40 (12.12%) Team Leader
4 32 (9.70%) Analyst
5 30 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 28 (8.48%) Senior Developer
7 27 (8.18%) Applications Support
7 27 (8.18%) Architect
8 26 (7.88%) Java Team Leader
9 21 (6.36%) Consultant
9 21 (6.36%) Applications Developer
10 18 (5.45%) Android Developer
11 17 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (4.24%) Programmer
12 14 (4.24%) Graduate
13 13 (3.94%) Junior
13 13 (3.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 13 (3.94%) Mobile Developer
14 12 (3.64%) iOS Developer
14 12 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (25.76%) HTML
2 67 (20.30%) CSS
2 67 (20.30%) Spring
3 66 (20.00%) J2EE
4 51 (15.45%) XML
5 49 (14.85%) Hibernate
6 47 (14.24%) .NET
7 43 (13.03%) Web Services
8 40 (12.12%) jQuery
9 39 (11.82%) Ajax
10 29 (8.79%) HTML5
11 27 (8.18%) JSON
12 26 (7.88%) SOAP
13 25 (7.58%) Java EE
14 21 (6.36%) JSP
15 17 (5.15%) Middleware
15 17 (5.15%) JMS
16 16 (4.85%) XSLT
16 16 (4.85%) AngularJS
17 15 (4.55%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.82%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.18%) Open Source
3 26 (7.88%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.94%) Data Integration
4 13 (3.94%) N-Tier
4 13 (3.94%) Blackberry
5 12 (3.64%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.33%) Semantic Web
7 8 (2.42%) Animation
8 7 (2.12%) AS400
8 7 (2.12%) iSeries
8 7 (2.12%) Social Media
9 6 (1.82%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.21%) Equities
12 3 (0.91%) iPhone
12 3 (0.91%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.61%) Clustering
13 2 (0.61%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 70 (21.21%) UNIX
2 53 (16.06%) Windows
3 52 (15.76%) Linux
4 45 (13.64%) Android
5 33 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 19 (5.76%) Solaris
7 16 (4.85%) AIX
8 15 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.42%) Windows 2000
9 8 (2.42%) SUSE
10 5 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.61%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.70%) Scrum
2 59 (17.88%) OO
3 50 (15.15%) MVC
4 49 (14.85%) Software Engineering
5 43 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (12.12%) SOA
7 34 (10.30%) Android Development
8 29 (8.79%) iOS Development
8 29 (8.79%) TDD
9 27 (8.18%) Multithreading
10 24 (7.27%) Unit Testing
11 23 (6.97%) OOP
12 21 (6.36%) Waterfall
13 20 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (6.06%) Workflow
14 17 (5.15%) ITIL
15 16 (4.85%) E-Commerce
15 16 (4.85%) DevOps
16 14 (4.24%) Analytics
17 13 (3.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 95 (28.79%) SQL
2 80 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 52 (15.76%) C#
4 48 (14.55%) C++
4 48 (14.55%) C
5 41 (12.42%) Shell Script
6 35 (10.61%) PL/SQL
7 31 (9.39%) Objective-C
8 21 (6.36%) Perl
9 20 (6.06%) PHP
10 16 (4.85%) ActionScript
11 14 (4.24%) Ruby
12 13 (3.94%) ActionScript 3.0
12 13 (3.94%) Python
13 8 (2.42%) Korn
14 7 (2.12%) Delphi
14 7 (2.12%) RPG
15 5 (1.52%) VB
15 5 (1.52%) XPath
15 5 (1.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 63 (19.09%) Security Cleared
2 56 (16.97%) SC Cleared
3 48 (14.55%) Degree
4 10 (3.03%) OCP
4 10 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.21%) ISEB
5 4 (1.21%) CISSP
6 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.91%) CCNA
6 3 (0.91%) ACSA
6 3 (0.91%) CBAP
7 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.30%) CEH
8 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.52%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) HDFS
2 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.30%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 12 (3.64%) Puppet
1 12 (3.64%) Vagrant
1 12 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.42%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.30%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.30%) Nessus
Vendors
1 122 (36.97%) Oracle
2 41 (12.42%) JBoss
3 37 (11.21%) Microsoft
4 23 (6.97%) Google
5 19 (5.76%) Sencha
6 16 (4.85%) Twitter
6 16 (4.85%) VMware
7 14 (4.24%) Facebook
8 13 (3.94%) Appcelerator
9 11 (3.33%) Sybase
10 10 (3.03%) SAP
11 9 (2.73%) Apple
11 9 (2.73%) Sun
12 8 (2.42%) CA
13 7 (2.12%) IBM
14 6 (1.82%) HP
15 4 (1.21%) Zend
16 3 (0.91%) Sitecore
16 3 (0.91%) TIBCO
16 3 (0.91%) Talend
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
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The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bens
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Posted: 4 days ago
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