The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 67 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 7 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.87% 4.59% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 4.77% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 18
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
742 566 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.52% 96.26% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 596 488 404
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Coventry region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Coventry

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (67.65%) HTML
3 21 (61.76%) Oracle
4 19 (55.88%) J2EE
4 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (55.88%) Spring
5 16 (47.06%) MySQL
5 16 (47.06%) Servlets
6 15 (44.12%) Struts
6 15 (44.12%) Linux
7 14 (41.18%) Web Services
7 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
8 13 (38.24%) Retail
8 13 (38.24%) Hibernate
8 13 (38.24%) XML
8 13 (38.24%) CSS
8 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
8 13 (38.24%) JSON
9 12 (35.29%) jQuery
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
11 10 (29.41%) Law
12 9 (26.47%) IBM
12 9 (26.47%) UNIX
12 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
13 6 (17.65%) JSP
13 6 (17.65%) Subversion
14 5 (14.71%) TDD
14 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
14 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
14 5 (14.71%) Windows

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.88%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Subversion
2 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Ant
4 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) TestNG
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Hudson
General
1 13 (38.24%) Retail
2 10 (29.41%) Law
3 3 (8.82%) German Language
4 1 (2.94%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) HTML
2 19 (55.88%) J2EE
2 19 (55.88%) Spring
3 16 (47.06%) Servlets
4 15 (44.12%) Struts
5 14 (41.18%) Web Services
6 13 (38.24%) XML
6 13 (38.24%) CSS
6 13 (38.24%) Hibernate
6 13 (38.24%) JSON
7 12 (35.29%) jQuery
8 6 (17.65%) JSP
9 5 (14.71%) REST
9 5 (14.71%) SOAP
9 5 (14.71%) .NET
10 3 (8.82%) JDBC
10 3 (8.82%) JMS
10 3 (8.82%) XML Schema
10 3 (8.82%) XSLT
11 2 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) GIS
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Web 2.0
2 2 (5.88%) Informatics
2 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.88%) W3C
2 2 (5.88%) Life Science
2 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) UNIX
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) HPUX
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
3 5 (14.71%) TDD
4 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.82%) SOA
5 3 (8.82%) EAI
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Business Development
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) OOD
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Coaching
6 2 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) R
6 2 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) webMethods