The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 76 73 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.73% 14.90% 10.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.20% 30.93% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76 63 45
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
314 236 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 52.60% 48.16% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 278 202 262
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Java
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Java Salary Trend in Coventry

Java
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 83 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (51.27%) J2EE
3 68 (43.04%) Oracle
4 61 (38.61%) SQL
5 51 (32.28%) HTML
5 51 (32.28%) Linux
6 48 (30.38%) Apache
7 45 (28.48%) Scrum
8 39 (24.68%) Software Engineering
9 38 (24.05%) Web Services
10 36 (22.78%) Tomcat
11 31 (19.62%) Retail
12 27 (17.09%) Python
13 26 (16.46%) XML
13 26 (16.46%) Perl
14 25 (15.82%) XHTML
14 25 (15.82%) RESTful
15 24 (15.19%) .NET
16 23 (14.56%) DB2
17 22 (13.92%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (13.92%) CSS
17 22 (13.92%) OO
18 21 (13.29%) Struts
18 21 (13.29%) REST
18 21 (13.29%) Big Data
19 19 (12.03%) Enterprise Software
19 19 (12.03%) Java EE
19 19 (12.03%) QA
19 19 (12.03%) Internet
20 17 (10.76%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 48 (30.38%) Apache
2 36 (22.78%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.43%) JBoss
5 6 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.90%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.90%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.03%) Internet
2 3 (1.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.63%) LDAP
3 1 (0.63%) GSM
3 1 (0.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.56%) DB2
2 22 (13.92%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (13.29%) Big Data
4 14 (8.86%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.70%) MySQL
5 9 (5.70%) SQL Server
6 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (3.80%) JUnit
2 4 (2.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 31 (19.62%) Retail
2 9 (5.70%) Finance
3 8 (5.06%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.06%) German Language
4 5 (3.16%) Marketing
4 5 (3.16%) Electronics
4 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.90%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (44.30%) Developer
2 62 (39.24%) Java Developer
3 28 (17.72%) Analyst
4 25 (15.82%) Development Manager
4 25 (15.82%) Senior Developer
4 25 (15.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (14.56%) Software Engineer
6 22 (13.92%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (12.03%) J2EE Developer
7 19 (12.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 18 (11.39%) Project Manager
9 16 (10.13%) Development Project Manager
10 15 (9.49%) Support Analyst
10 15 (9.49%) Developer Analyst
10 15 (9.49%) Software Support Analyst
11 11 (6.96%) Software Development Project Manager
11 11 (6.96%) Software Project Manager
11 11 (6.96%) Software Manager
11 11 (6.96%) Software Development Manager
12 9 (5.70%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (51.27%) J2EE
2 51 (32.28%) HTML
3 38 (24.05%) Web Services
4 26 (16.46%) XML
5 25 (15.82%) XHTML
5 25 (15.82%) RESTful
6 24 (15.19%) .NET
7 22 (13.92%) CSS
8 21 (13.29%) Struts
8 21 (13.29%) REST
9 19 (12.03%) Java EE
10 17 (10.76%) Hibernate
10 17 (10.76%) Spring
11 13 (8.23%) Grails
12 7 (4.43%) ASP.NET
13 6 (3.80%) SOAP
13 6 (3.80%) jQuery
14 5 (3.16%) WCF
14 5 (3.16%) WPF
14 5 (3.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.03%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (9.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.16%) DTV
4 3 (1.90%) Wiki
5 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.63%) FMCG
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
6 1 (0.63%) Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.28%) Linux
2 10 (6.33%) UNIX
3 9 (5.70%) Windows
4 3 (1.90%) AIX
5 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (28.48%) Scrum
3 39 (24.68%) Software Engineering
4 22 (13.92%) OO
5 14 (8.86%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.59%) Product Management
7 11 (6.96%) People Management
8 10 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.70%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.70%) Test Scripting
10 8 (5.06%) TDD
10 8 (5.06%) SOA
10 8 (5.06%) Project Management
10 8 (5.06%) Coaching
11 7 (4.43%) Line Management
11 7 (4.43%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.43%) UML
11 7 (4.43%) OOP
11 7 (4.43%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (38.61%) SQL
2 27 (17.09%) Python
3 26 (16.46%) Perl
4 15 (9.49%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.23%) Groovy
6 9 (5.70%) PHP
7 8 (5.06%) C#
8 7 (4.43%) Ruby
8 7 (4.43%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.16%) C++
9 5 (3.16%) Delphi
10 4 (2.53%) XAML
11 3 (1.90%) ABAP
12 2 (1.27%) PHP5
12 2 (1.27%) C
12 2 (1.27%) VB
13 1 (0.63%) COBOL
13 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (10.13%) Degree
2 15 (9.49%) Sun Certification
2 15 (9.49%) OCPJP
2 15 (9.49%) OCMJD
3 9 (5.70%) ISEB
4 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (43.04%) Oracle
2 15 (9.49%) Sun
3 12 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.06%) SAP
5 4 (2.53%) webMethods
6 3 (1.90%) IBM
6 3 (1.90%) HP
7 2 (1.27%) Capita
8 1 (0.63%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.63%) Software AG
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