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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 8 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Java 77 76 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.03% 14.37% 8.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.25% 28.79% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 76 75 44
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
305 264 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.66% 49.91% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 267 236 291
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (54.61%) J2EE
2 75 (49.34%) SQL
3 73 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (46.71%) Oracle
5 51 (33.55%) Scrum
6 48 (31.58%) Linux
7 47 (30.92%) HTML
8 40 (26.32%) .NET
8 40 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 33 (21.71%) Perl
9 33 (21.71%) Apache
10 32 (21.05%) Python
10 32 (21.05%) REST
11 31 (20.39%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (19.74%) Enterprise Software
13 29 (19.08%) Spring
13 29 (19.08%) Web Services
14 28 (18.42%) Tomcat
15 27 (17.76%) Java EE
16 25 (16.45%) Degree
16 25 (16.45%) Mentoring
17 23 (15.13%) RESTful
17 23 (15.13%) XHTML
17 23 (15.13%) DB2
18 21 (13.82%) Big Data
19 20 (13.16%) CSS
19 20 (13.16%) JavaScript
19 20 (13.16%) Hibernate
20 19 (12.50%) Internet
21 18 (11.84%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (21.71%) Apache
2 28 (18.42%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.24%) GlassFish
4 5 (3.29%) SAP Portal
4 5 (3.29%) JBoss
4 5 (3.29%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.32%) IIS
5 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.32%) Drupal
6 1 (0.66%) MQSI
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Fireworks
1 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) SAP R/3
2 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) Internet
2 4 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.97%) HTTP
4 1 (0.66%) LDAP
4 1 (0.66%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.39%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (15.13%) DB2
3 21 (13.82%) Big Data
4 15 (9.87%) SQL Server
5 13 (8.55%) Oracle Database
6 12 (7.89%) MySQL
7 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (11.18%) Maven
2 14 (9.21%) JUnit
3 7 (4.61%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.63%) NWDI
4 4 (2.63%) NWDS
5 3 (1.97%) Selenium
6 2 (1.32%) Hudson
6 2 (1.32%) Ant
6 2 (1.32%) Subversion
7 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (9.21%) Finance
2 13 (8.55%) Retail
3 3 (1.97%) Marketing
3 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.32%) Electronics
4 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (0.66%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (49.34%) Developer
2 55 (36.18%) Java Developer
3 37 (24.34%) Software Engineer
4 32 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 29 (19.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
7 18 (11.84%) Analyst
8 13 (8.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 13 (8.55%) J2EE Developer
9 12 (7.89%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.89%) Support Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Software Support Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Developer Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (5.26%) Applications Support
12 7 (4.61%) Junior
12 7 (4.61%) Applications Developer
12 7 (4.61%) Designer
13 6 (3.95%) Project Manager
13 6 (3.95%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (54.61%) J2EE
2 47 (30.92%) HTML
3 40 (26.32%) .NET
4 32 (21.05%) REST
5 29 (19.08%) Spring
5 29 (19.08%) Web Services
6 27 (17.76%) Java EE
7 23 (15.13%) RESTful
7 23 (15.13%) XHTML
8 20 (13.16%) CSS
8 20 (13.16%) Hibernate
9 15 (9.87%) Struts
10 14 (9.21%) EJB
10 14 (9.21%) XML
10 14 (9.21%) JMS
11 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET
12 8 (5.26%) XSLT
12 8 (5.26%) Ajax
13 5 (3.29%) Web Dynpro
13 5 (3.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.74%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.55%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.92%) User Experience
5 5 (3.29%) GIS
5 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.29%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.63%) Wiki
7 2 (1.32%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (1.32%) DTV
7 2 (1.32%) FMCG
8 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.66%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 48 (31.58%) Linux
2 18 (11.84%) UNIX
3 12 (7.89%) Windows
4 3 (1.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (33.55%) Scrum
3 40 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 25 (16.45%) Mentoring
5 15 (9.87%) Kanban
5 15 (9.87%) Service Delivery
6 14 (9.21%) SOA
7 12 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.89%) ITIL
8 11 (7.24%) MVC
9 10 (6.58%) Logistics
10 9 (5.92%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.26%) OOP
11 8 (5.26%) TDD
11 8 (5.26%) Refactoring
12 7 (4.61%) Project Management
12 7 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.95%) CRM
13 6 (3.95%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (49.34%) SQL
2 33 (21.71%) Perl
3 32 (21.05%) Python
4 20 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 18 (11.84%) C#
6 13 (8.55%) PL/SQL
7 11 (7.24%) Shell Script
7 11 (7.24%) Ruby
8 8 (5.26%) PHP
9 7 (4.61%) VB6
9 7 (4.61%) VB
10 6 (3.95%) ABAP
11 3 (1.97%) Groovy
12 2 (1.32%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.32%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.32%) C
12 2 (1.32%) C++
12 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.32%) XPath
12 2 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (16.45%) Degree
2 9 (5.92%) OCPJP
2 9 (5.92%) OCMJD
2 9 (5.92%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.63%) ISEB
4 2 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.66%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (7.24%) Puppet
2 9 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.26%) Nagios
3 8 (5.26%) OpenNMS
4 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (46.71%) Oracle
2 13 (8.55%) SAP
3 9 (5.92%) Sun
4 8 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.95%) webMethods
6 5 (3.29%) Business Objects
6 5 (3.29%) Cisco
7 4 (2.63%) HP
8 3 (1.97%) Software AG
9 2 (1.32%) Adobe
9 2 (1.32%) Macromedia
9 2 (1.32%) Capita
10 1 (0.66%) VMware
10 1 (0.66%) IBM
10 1 (0.66%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.66%) RedPrairie
Coventry
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + D.O.E
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago