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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 45 38 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.13% 4.21% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 4.40% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 1
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
580 477 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.71% 95.59% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 499 360 455
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (74.24%) J2EE
4 29 (43.94%) SQL
5 28 (42.42%) Tomcat
6 25 (37.88%) Scrum
7 23 (34.85%) Struts
8 22 (33.33%) Oracle
8 22 (33.33%) Linux
9 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
10 19 (28.79%) Spring
10 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
11 18 (27.27%) Java EE
11 18 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (27.27%) Internet
12 17 (25.76%) Sun
12 17 (25.76%) Sun Certification
12 17 (25.76%) OCPJP
12 17 (25.76%) OCMJD
12 17 (25.76%) Apache
12 17 (25.76%) Degree
12 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
13 14 (21.21%) Mentoring
14 13 (19.70%) CSS
14 13 (19.70%) HTML
15 11 (16.67%) XML
16 9 (13.64%) TDD
16 9 (13.64%) Coaching
16 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
17 8 (12.12%) QA

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 28 (42.42%) Tomcat
2 17 (25.76%) Apache
3 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 7 (10.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) JUnit
2 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 3 (4.55%) Electronics
1 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
1 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.55%) Retail
1 3 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (74.24%) J2EE
2 23 (34.85%) Struts
3 19 (28.79%) Hibernate
3 19 (28.79%) Spring
4 18 (27.27%) Java EE
5 13 (19.70%) HTML
5 13 (19.70%) CSS
6 11 (16.67%) XML
7 6 (9.09%) SOAP
8 5 (7.58%) Web Services
9 4 (6.06%) Grails
9 4 (6.06%) RESTful
9 4 (6.06%) XHTML
9 4 (6.06%) XSLT
10 3 (4.55%) J2SE
10 3 (4.55%) JSP
10 3 (4.55%) Servlets
11 1 (1.52%) JMS
11 1 (1.52%) AWT
11 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (25.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.88%) Scrum
3 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.21%) Mentoring
5 9 (13.64%) Coaching
5 9 (13.64%) TDD
6 8 (12.12%) UML
7 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Kanban
9 3 (4.55%) BDD
9 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.55%) RUP
9 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.03%) OOD
10 2 (3.03%) OO
11 1 (1.52%) Change Management
11 1 (1.52%) Logistics
11 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.52%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (43.94%) SQL
3 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.06%) Groovy
5 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Sun Certification
1 17 (25.76%) OCPJP
1 17 (25.76%) OCMJD
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Oracle
2 17 (25.76%) Sun
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) webMethods