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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 30 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 48 77 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.88% 13.05% 9.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.45% 26.83% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 77 51
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
357 287 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 43.75% 48.64% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 317 259 198
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 70 (54.26%) Oracle
2 52 (40.31%) .NET
3 51 (39.53%) HTML
4 45 (34.88%) Linux
5 39 (30.23%) Windows
5 39 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 38 (29.46%) CSS
6 38 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (26.36%) SQL
7 34 (26.36%) User Experience
8 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
9 31 (24.03%) J2EE
10 30 (23.26%) JBoss
11 29 (22.48%) Cisco
12 28 (21.71%) Visual Studio
12 28 (21.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 26 (20.16%) Spring
14 24 (18.60%) Web Services
14 24 (18.60%) UNIX
15 23 (17.83%) E-Commerce
16 22 (17.05%) MySQL
17 21 (16.28%) Struts
17 21 (16.28%) Retail
18 20 (15.50%) Servlets
19 19 (14.73%) XML
19 19 (14.73%) JSON
20 18 (13.95%) Maven
20 18 (13.95%) Subversion
20 18 (13.95%) jQuery
21 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (23.26%) JBoss
2 14 (10.85%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.08%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.65%) GlassFish
4 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.10%) Node.js
6 3 (2.33%) SAP Portal
6 3 (2.33%) CMS
6 3 (2.33%) OpenEdge
6 3 (2.33%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.55%) Apache
7 2 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.55%) nginx
7 2 (1.55%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.78%) uiautomator
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) SAP R/3
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.65%) HTTP
4 5 (3.88%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) MySQL
2 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.43%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.78%) DTS
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (21.71%) Visual Studio
2 18 (13.95%) Subversion
2 18 (13.95%) Maven
3 16 (12.40%) JUnit
4 9 (6.98%) Ant
5 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.88%) Mockito
7 4 (3.10%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.33%) NWDI
8 3 (2.33%) NWDS
8 3 (2.33%) Hudson
8 3 (2.33%) JIRA
9 1 (0.78%) TestNG
9 1 (0.78%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.78%) Appium
9 1 (0.78%) Mocha
General
1 21 (16.28%) Retail
2 16 (12.40%) Law
3 5 (3.88%) Finance
4 3 (2.33%) German Language
4 3 (2.33%) Games
5 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (46.51%) Developer
2 34 (26.36%) Java Developer
3 25 (19.38%) Architect
4 20 (15.50%) Junior
5 13 (10.08%) Analyst
5 13 (10.08%) Junior Architect
6 12 (9.30%) Designer
6 12 (9.30%) Technical Designer
7 11 (8.53%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Applications Support
9 9 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.98%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Applications Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Junior Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Junior Web Developer
12 6 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.65%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.31%) .NET
2 51 (39.53%) HTML
3 38 (29.46%) CSS
4 31 (24.03%) J2EE
5 26 (20.16%) Spring
6 24 (18.60%) Web Services
7 21 (16.28%) Struts
8 20 (15.50%) Servlets
9 19 (14.73%) XML
9 19 (14.73%) JSON
10 18 (13.95%) jQuery
11 17 (13.18%) Hibernate
12 16 (12.40%) REST
13 14 (10.85%) JMS
14 10 (7.75%) JSP
14 10 (7.75%) SOAP
15 8 (6.20%) EJB
15 8 (6.20%) Java EE
16 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET
17 6 (4.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (26.36%) User Experience
2 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.65%) W3C
3 6 (4.65%) Web 2.0
4 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.88%) GIS
4 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.55%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.55%) Life Science
6 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.55%) Informatics
6 2 (1.55%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (34.88%) Linux
2 39 (30.23%) Windows
3 24 (18.60%) UNIX
4 7 (5.43%) Solaris
5 6 (4.65%) HPUX
6 4 (3.10%) Android
6 4 (3.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.83%) E-Commerce
3 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
4 13 (10.08%) Scrum
4 13 (10.08%) Unit Testing
5 10 (7.75%) CRM
6 9 (6.98%) ITIL
6 9 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (6.98%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.20%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (6.20%) DevOps
7 8 (6.20%) Kanban
7 8 (6.20%) TDD
7 8 (6.20%) MVC
8 7 (5.43%) OO
9 6 (4.65%) SOA
9 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (4.65%) Refactoring
9 6 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.23%) JavaScript
2 34 (26.36%) SQL
3 16 (12.40%) C#
4 11 (8.53%) Python
4 11 (8.53%) Shell Script
5 10 (7.75%) Ruby
6 8 (6.20%) C++
6 8 (6.20%) Perl
7 5 (3.88%) PHP
7 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.88%) C
8 3 (2.33%) VB6
8 3 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.33%) XPath
8 3 (2.33%) VB
8 3 (2.33%) ABAP
9 2 (1.55%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.55%) R
10 1 (0.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (7.75%) Degree
2 3 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) WAI
Systems Management
1 8 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.65%) Puppet
2 6 (4.65%) Nagios
2 6 (4.65%) OpenNMS
3 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (54.26%) Oracle
2 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 29 (22.48%) Cisco
4 13 (10.08%) IBM
5 4 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.33%) SAP
7 2 (1.55%) webMethods
7 2 (1.55%) Adobe
7 2 (1.55%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) VMware
8 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator
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