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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 81 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.11% 9.40% 9.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.91% 24.14% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 39
Average salary £41,405 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £77,500
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 Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 232 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.71% 38.93% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 272 204 192
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 74 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (43.71%) J2EE
3 56 (33.53%) Oracle
4 53 (31.74%) SQL
5 48 (28.74%) Scrum
6 43 (25.75%) HTML
7 38 (22.75%) Tomcat
7 38 (22.75%) Retail
8 37 (22.16%) Linux
9 36 (21.56%) Apache
10 34 (20.36%) XML
11 31 (18.56%) .NET
12 29 (17.37%) Web Services
13 28 (16.77%) Software Engineering
14 27 (16.17%) OO
15 26 (15.57%) Struts
16 25 (14.97%) QA
17 24 (14.37%) CSS
18 20 (11.98%) Hibernate
19 19 (11.38%) Spring
20 17 (10.18%) Microsoft
21 16 (9.58%) JavaScript
21 16 (9.58%) Perl
21 16 (9.58%) Python
22 15 (8.98%) XHTML
22 15 (8.98%) Degree
22 15 (8.98%) WebSphere
22 15 (8.98%) RESTful
23 14 (8.38%) Enterprise Software
23 14 (8.38%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 38 (22.75%) Tomcat
2 36 (21.56%) Apache
3 15 (8.98%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.39%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.99%) NetWeaver
5 5 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.60%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.80%) Lawson
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.38%) Internet
2 5 (2.99%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) VoIP
4 1 (0.60%) LDAP
4 1 (0.60%) FTP
4 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.60%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.78%) DB2
1 13 (7.78%) MongoDB
2 12 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (6.59%) Big Data
4 8 (4.79%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.59%) MySQL
6 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.20%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) MaxDB
8 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.39%) JUnit
2 7 (4.19%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (0.60%) Xcode
General
1 38 (22.75%) Retail
2 12 (7.19%) Finance
3 11 (6.59%) German Language
4 10 (5.99%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.79%) Marketing
6 7 (4.19%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.99%) Electronics
7 5 (2.99%) Automotive
8 2 (1.20%) Local Government
8 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (46.71%) Developer
2 70 (41.92%) Java Developer
3 32 (19.16%) Analyst
4 30 (17.96%) Development Manager
5 26 (15.57%) Senior Developer
5 26 (15.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (14.37%) Project Manager
7 22 (13.17%) Development Project Manager
8 20 (11.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 19 (11.38%) J2EE Developer
10 15 (8.98%) Software Project Manager
10 15 (8.98%) Software Manager
11 14 (8.38%) Software Development Manager
11 14 (8.38%) Software Development Project Manager
11 14 (8.38%) Support Analyst
12 13 (7.78%) Developer Analyst
12 13 (7.78%) Software Support Analyst
13 12 (7.19%) Software Engineer
13 12 (7.19%) Test Analyst
14 11 (6.59%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (43.71%) J2EE
2 43 (25.75%) HTML
3 34 (20.36%) XML
4 31 (18.56%) .NET
5 29 (17.37%) Web Services
6 26 (15.57%) Struts
7 24 (14.37%) CSS
8 20 (11.98%) Hibernate
9 19 (11.38%) Spring
10 15 (8.98%) XHTML
10 15 (8.98%) RESTful
11 14 (8.38%) Java EE
12 12 (7.19%) Grails
13 11 (6.59%) REST
14 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET
15 8 (4.79%) SOAP
16 7 (4.19%) jQuery
17 6 (3.59%) .NET Framework
17 6 (3.59%) XSLT
17 6 (3.59%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.99%) EPoS
3 5 (2.99%) DTV
4 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.60%) Clustering
5 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.16%) Linux
2 10 (5.99%) Windows
3 9 (5.39%) UNIX
4 1 (0.60%) AIX
4 1 (0.60%) Solaris
4 1 (0.60%) Android
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.74%) Scrum
3 28 (16.77%) Software Engineering
4 27 (16.17%) OO
5 13 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (7.78%) TDD
6 12 (7.19%) UML
7 10 (5.99%) Test Scripting
7 10 (5.99%) Product Management
8 9 (5.39%) Web Development
9 8 (4.79%) Manual Testing
9 8 (4.79%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.79%) Project Management
10 7 (4.19%) MVC
10 7 (4.19%) OOP
11 6 (3.59%) Business Development
11 6 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.59%) ERP
12 5 (2.99%) SOA
12 5 (2.99%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.74%) SQL
2 16 (9.58%) JavaScript
2 16 (9.58%) Perl
2 16 (9.58%) Python
3 12 (7.19%) Groovy
4 11 (6.59%) C#
5 10 (5.99%) PHP
6 9 (5.39%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.19%) Ruby
8 5 (2.99%) C++
8 5 (2.99%) Delphi
9 4 (2.40%) XAML
9 4 (2.40%) ABAP
10 2 (1.20%) PHP5
10 2 (1.20%) VB
10 2 (1.20%) COBOL
11 1 (0.60%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.60%) Scala
11 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (8.98%) Degree
2 13 (7.78%) Sun Certification
2 13 (7.78%) OCPJP
2 13 (7.78%) OCMJD
3 10 (5.99%) ISEB
4 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) CSQA
5 1 (0.60%) CSQE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.97%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (33.53%) Oracle
2 17 (10.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.78%) Sun
3 13 (7.78%) SAP
4 7 (4.19%) JBoss
5 2 (1.20%) Capita
5 2 (1.20%) HP
5 2 (1.20%) VMware
5 2 (1.20%) Cisco
5 2 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (0.60%) Sybase
6 1 (0.60%) webMethods
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
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