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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 77 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.54% 11.24% 9.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.33% 27.14% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 77 51 46
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
304 210 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 49.51% 41.42% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 269 186 251
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 23 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 92 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (45.98%) J2EE
3 66 (37.93%) Oracle
4 62 (35.63%) SQL
5 53 (30.46%) Scrum
6 51 (29.31%) HTML
7 49 (28.16%) Linux
8 47 (27.01%) Apache
9 40 (22.99%) Software Engineering
10 39 (22.41%) Tomcat
10 39 (22.41%) Web Services
11 35 (20.11%) Retail
12 31 (17.82%) XML
13 28 (16.09%) .NET
14 26 (14.94%) OO
15 25 (14.37%) QA
15 25 (14.37%) Python
16 24 (13.79%) Perl
17 23 (13.22%) XHTML
17 23 (13.22%) RESTful
18 22 (12.64%) Struts
18 22 (12.64%) CSS
19 21 (12.07%) DB2
20 20 (11.49%) PostgreSQL
21 19 (10.92%) REST
21 19 (10.92%) Big Data
22 18 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
22 18 (10.34%) Java EE
22 18 (10.34%) Spring
22 18 (10.34%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 47 (27.01%) Apache
2 39 (22.41%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.60%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.87%) NetWeaver
5 5 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.72%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.72%) Lawson
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.34%) Internet
2 3 (1.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) LDAP
3 1 (0.57%) GSM
3 1 (0.57%) FTP
3 1 (0.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.07%) DB2
2 20 (11.49%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (10.92%) Big Data
4 14 (8.05%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.60%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.02%) MySQL
7 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.15%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (4.60%) JUnit
2 6 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 35 (20.11%) Retail
2 11 (6.32%) German Language
3 10 (5.75%) Finance
4 8 (4.60%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.45%) Marketing
6 5 (2.87%) Electronics
6 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.72%) Automotive
8 2 (1.15%) Local Government
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 75 (43.10%) Developer
2 66 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 36 (20.69%) Analyst
4 32 (18.39%) Development Manager
5 26 (14.94%) Senior Developer
5 26 (14.94%) Project Manager
5 26 (14.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 23 (13.22%) Development Project Manager
7 22 (12.64%) Software Engineer
8 20 (11.49%) J2EE Developer
8 20 (11.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 20 (11.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 17 (9.77%) Support Analyst
10 16 (9.20%) Software Manager
10 16 (9.20%) Developer Analyst
10 16 (9.20%) Software Support Analyst
10 16 (9.20%) Software Project Manager
11 15 (8.62%) Software Development Project Manager
11 15 (8.62%) Software Development Manager
12 13 (7.47%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (45.98%) J2EE
2 51 (29.31%) HTML
3 39 (22.41%) Web Services
4 31 (17.82%) XML
5 28 (16.09%) .NET
6 23 (13.22%) XHTML
6 23 (13.22%) RESTful
7 22 (12.64%) Struts
7 22 (12.64%) CSS
8 19 (10.92%) REST
9 18 (10.34%) Java EE
9 18 (10.34%) Hibernate
9 18 (10.34%) Spring
10 13 (7.47%) Grails
11 9 (5.17%) ASP.NET
12 7 (4.02%) SOAP
13 6 (3.45%) jQuery
13 6 (3.45%) .NET Framework
14 5 (2.87%) WCF
14 5 (2.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.87%) DTV
4 3 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.72%) EPoS
5 2 (1.15%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.57%) Clustering
6 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (28.16%) Linux
2 10 (5.75%) UNIX
2 10 (5.75%) Windows
3 2 (1.15%) AIX
4 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (30.46%) Scrum
3 40 (22.99%) Software Engineering
4 26 (14.94%) OO
5 16 (9.20%) Mentoring
6 14 (8.05%) People Management
7 12 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (6.32%) Coaching
8 11 (6.32%) Test Scripting
9 10 (5.75%) Product Management
9 10 (5.75%) Project Management
10 9 (5.17%) UML
10 9 (5.17%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.17%) TDD
10 9 (5.17%) Manual Testing
10 9 (5.17%) Line Management
11 8 (4.60%) Web Development
12 7 (4.02%) ERP
12 7 (4.02%) OOP
12 7 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 62 (35.63%) SQL
2 25 (14.37%) Python
3 24 (13.79%) Perl
4 15 (8.62%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.47%) Groovy
6 10 (5.75%) PHP
6 10 (5.75%) C#
7 9 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.02%) Ruby
9 5 (2.87%) ABAP
9 5 (2.87%) C++
9 5 (2.87%) Delphi
10 4 (2.30%) XAML
11 2 (1.15%) PHP5
11 2 (1.15%) COBOL
11 2 (1.15%) VB
12 1 (0.57%) C
12 1 (0.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Degree
2 16 (9.20%) Sun Certification
2 16 (9.20%) OCPJP
2 16 (9.20%) OCMJD
3 11 (6.32%) ISEB
4 2 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.57%) CSQA
5 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) CSQE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (37.93%) Oracle
2 16 (9.20%) Sun
3 14 (8.05%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.32%) SAP
5 7 (4.02%) JBoss
6 3 (1.72%) IBM
7 2 (1.15%) HP
7 2 (1.15%) Capita
8 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.57%) webMethods
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