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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 6 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Java 69 103 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.20% 17.91% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.84% 32.29% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 68 98 33
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
316 319 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 51.30% 55.48% 60.99%
Number of salaries quoted 287 286 295
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 27 November 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 80 (54.79%) J2EE
2 78 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (50.00%) Oracle
4 65 (44.52%) SQL
5 49 (33.56%) Linux
6 45 (30.82%) Scrum
7 44 (30.14%) HTML
8 40 (27.40%) Apache
9 38 (26.03%) Web Services
9 38 (26.03%) Software Engineering
10 29 (19.86%) Perl
10 29 (19.86%) Python
11 28 (19.18%) REST
12 27 (18.49%) RESTful
12 27 (18.49%) XHTML
12 27 (18.49%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (17.81%) DB2
14 25 (17.12%) .NET
14 25 (17.12%) Tomcat
15 24 (16.44%) Big Data
15 24 (16.44%) Enterprise Software
16 23 (15.75%) Java EE
17 22 (15.07%) Retail
18 21 (14.38%) Internet
18 21 (14.38%) Degree
19 18 (12.33%) Spring
20 17 (11.64%) XML
21 16 (10.96%) JavaScript
21 16 (10.96%) Struts
22 15 (10.27%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 40 (27.40%) Apache
2 25 (17.12%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.74%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (1.37%) IIS
4 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.37%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.68%) JBoss
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.38%) Internet
2 2 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) LDAP
3 1 (0.68%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.49%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (17.81%) DB2
3 24 (16.44%) Big Data
4 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database
4 10 (6.85%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.48%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.79%) MySQL
7 5 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (4.79%) JUnit
2 6 (4.11%) Maven
3 3 (2.05%) Selenium
4 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (15.07%) Retail
2 11 (7.53%) Finance
3 7 (4.79%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.74%) Electronics
4 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.74%) Marketing
5 3 (2.05%) German Language
6 2 (1.37%) Automotive
6 2 (1.37%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (42.47%) Developer
2 55 (37.67%) Java Developer
3 30 (20.55%) Software Engineer
4 26 (17.81%) Senior Developer
4 26 (17.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (17.12%) Java Software Engineer
6 22 (15.07%) Analyst
7 15 (10.27%) J2EE Developer
7 15 (10.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 14 (9.59%) Development Manager
9 12 (8.22%) Project Manager
10 11 (7.53%) Support Analyst
10 11 (7.53%) Developer Analyst
10 11 (7.53%) Software Support Analyst
11 8 (5.48%) Development Project Manager
11 8 (5.48%) Software Developer
11 8 (5.48%) Test Analyst
12 7 (4.79%) Product Manager
12 7 (4.79%) Software Test Analyst
12 7 (4.79%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (54.79%) J2EE
2 44 (30.14%) HTML
3 38 (26.03%) Web Services
4 28 (19.18%) REST
5 27 (18.49%) XHTML
5 27 (18.49%) RESTful
6 25 (17.12%) .NET
7 23 (15.75%) Java EE
8 18 (12.33%) Spring
9 17 (11.64%) XML
10 16 (10.96%) Struts
11 15 (10.27%) Hibernate
12 13 (8.90%) CSS
13 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET
14 9 (6.16%) Grails
15 5 (3.42%) JMS
15 5 (3.42%) EJB
15 5 (3.42%) XSLT
16 4 (2.74%) SOAP
16 4 (2.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.74%) DTV
5 3 (2.05%) User Experience
5 3 (2.05%) Wiki
6 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) FMCG
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (33.56%) Linux
2 13 (8.90%) UNIX
3 11 (7.53%) Windows
4 4 (2.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.82%) Scrum
3 38 (26.03%) Software Engineering
4 14 (9.59%) Mentoring
5 12 (8.22%) SOA
6 11 (7.53%) Product Management
7 10 (6.85%) Test Scripting
7 10 (6.85%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.16%) OO
9 8 (5.48%) Project Management
9 8 (5.48%) Manual Testing
9 8 (5.48%) Kanban
10 7 (4.79%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.79%) OOP
10 7 (4.79%) ITIL
11 6 (4.11%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.11%) MVC
11 6 (4.11%) TDD
11 6 (4.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (44.52%) SQL
2 29 (19.86%) Python
2 29 (19.86%) Perl
3 16 (10.96%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.90%) C#
5 9 (6.16%) Groovy
6 8 (5.48%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.11%) VB
7 6 (4.11%) PHP
8 4 (2.74%) VB6
8 4 (2.74%) Ruby
8 4 (2.74%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.37%) PHP5
10 2 (1.37%) ABAP
10 2 (1.37%) C++
10 2 (1.37%) Delphi
10 2 (1.37%) C
11 1 (0.68%) XAML
11 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (14.38%) Degree
2 11 (7.53%) Sun Certification
2 11 (7.53%) OCPJP
2 11 (7.53%) OCMJD
3 8 (5.48%) ISEB
4 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) Puppet
2 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.37%) Nagios
2 2 (1.37%) OpenNMS
2 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (7.53%) Sun
3 10 (6.85%) SAP
4 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.42%) webMethods
6 4 (2.74%) HP
7 3 (2.05%) Software AG
8 2 (1.37%) IBM
8 2 (1.37%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.37%) Capita
9 1 (0.68%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum plus package
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + 46 days hols + Great Pension
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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