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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 110 72 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.87% 13.19% 14.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.90% 29.63% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 101 64 84
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £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
356 243 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.89% 44.51% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 318 215 278
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 6 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 106 (54.64%) Oracle
2 96 (49.48%) .NET
3 77 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (36.60%) SQL
5 68 (35.05%) J2EE
6 52 (26.80%) Microsoft
7 51 (26.29%) User Experience
8 50 (25.77%) HTML
9 49 (25.26%) Windows
10 46 (23.71%) Cisco
11 45 (23.20%) JBoss
11 45 (23.20%) Visual Studio
11 45 (23.20%) Spring
12 44 (22.68%) Scrum
13 42 (21.65%) Cisco Nexus
14 41 (21.13%) Linux
15 38 (19.59%) CSS
16 36 (18.56%) JavaScript
16 36 (18.56%) UNIX
16 36 (18.56%) Maven
17 32 (16.49%) Tomcat
18 30 (15.46%) MySQL
18 30 (15.46%) REST
19 29 (14.95%) C#
20 28 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (14.43%) Mentoring
21 27 (13.92%) SQL Server
21 27 (13.92%) JUnit
21 27 (13.92%) JMS
21 27 (13.92%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 45 (23.20%) JBoss
2 32 (16.49%) Tomcat
3 19 (9.79%) GlassFish
4 13 (6.70%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.61%) SAP Portal
6 6 (3.09%) NetWeaver
6 6 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.06%) Apache
8 3 (1.55%) IIS
8 3 (1.55%) Node.js
9 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.03%) Drupal
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.52%) MQSI
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.52%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.09%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.79%) SaaS
2 18 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (21.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (6.70%) Internet
3 8 (4.12%) HTTP
4 7 (3.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.46%) MySQL
2 27 (13.92%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.73%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (7.73%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (23.20%) Visual Studio
2 36 (18.56%) Maven
3 27 (13.92%) JUnit
4 10 (5.15%) Ant
5 9 (4.64%) Subversion
6 8 (4.12%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.09%) NWDI
7 6 (3.09%) NWDS
8 5 (2.58%) JIRA
9 4 (2.06%) Hudson
9 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 16 (8.25%) Retail
2 15 (7.73%) Finance
3 9 (4.64%) Law
4 4 (2.06%) German Language
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 92 (47.42%) Developer
2 56 (28.87%) Java Developer
3 34 (17.53%) Technical Designer
3 34 (17.53%) Designer
4 26 (13.40%) Architect
5 24 (12.37%) Senior Developer
6 22 (11.34%) Software Engineer
7 19 (9.79%) Junior
8 18 (9.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 17 (8.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (7.73%) Applications Developer
10 15 (7.73%) Analyst
11 14 (7.22%) Applications Support
11 14 (7.22%) Junior Architect
12 12 (6.19%) Support Analyst
13 11 (5.67%) Senior Designer
14 10 (5.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 9 (4.64%) Software Developer
16 7 (3.61%) Technical Architect
16 7 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (49.48%) .NET
2 68 (35.05%) J2EE
3 50 (25.77%) HTML
4 45 (23.20%) Spring
5 38 (19.59%) CSS
6 30 (15.46%) REST
7 27 (13.92%) XML
7 27 (13.92%) JMS
7 27 (13.92%) Hibernate
8 26 (13.40%) EJB
9 25 (12.89%) Struts
10 23 (11.86%) Web Services
10 23 (11.86%) Servlets
10 23 (11.86%) Java EE
11 19 (9.79%) ASP.NET
12 18 (9.28%) jQuery
13 17 (8.76%) JSON
14 14 (7.22%) JSP
15 13 (6.70%) Ajax
15 13 (6.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.29%) User Experience
2 28 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (12.37%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.67%) GIS
4 11 (5.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.61%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.09%) W3C
6 6 (3.09%) Web 2.0
7 5 (2.58%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.03%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.03%) Informatics
8 2 (1.03%) Life Science
9 1 (0.52%) Wiki
9 1 (0.52%) FMCG
9 1 (0.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.26%) Windows
2 41 (21.13%) Linux
3 36 (18.56%) UNIX
4 6 (3.09%) HPUX
4 6 (3.09%) Solaris
5 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.68%) Scrum
3 28 (14.43%) Mentoring
4 21 (10.82%) Kanban
5 20 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (10.31%) Software Engineering
6 19 (9.79%) ITIL
6 19 (9.79%) E-Commerce
6 19 (9.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (8.25%) Service Delivery
8 14 (7.22%) SOA
8 14 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (7.22%) Refactoring
9 13 (6.70%) Waterfall
9 13 (6.70%) MVC
10 11 (5.67%) TDD
11 10 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.64%) CRM
12 9 (4.64%) OOP
13 8 (4.12%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 71 (36.60%) SQL
2 36 (18.56%) JavaScript
3 29 (14.95%) C#
4 21 (10.82%) Shell Script
5 20 (10.31%) PL/SQL
6 18 (9.28%) Perl
7 17 (8.76%) Python
7 17 (8.76%) Ruby
8 11 (5.67%) VB6
8 11 (5.67%) VB
9 9 (4.64%) PHP
10 7 (3.61%) ABAP
11 5 (2.58%) C++
12 4 (2.06%) XPath
12 4 (2.06%) C
13 3 (1.55%) Groovy
14 2 (1.03%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (1.03%) R
14 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (12.89%) Degree
2 3 (1.55%) ISEB
3 2 (1.03%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.03%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.03%) OCMJD
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.52%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.09%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) WAI
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (7.73%) Puppet
1 15 (7.73%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (7.22%) Nagios
2 14 (7.22%) OpenNMS
3 3 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (54.64%) Oracle
2 52 (26.80%) Microsoft
3 46 (23.71%) Cisco
4 12 (6.19%) SAP
5 11 (5.67%) IBM
6 9 (4.64%) Business Objects
7 5 (2.58%) VMware
8 3 (1.55%) HP
9 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.03%) Adobe
9 2 (1.03%) Macromedia
9 2 (1.03%) Sun
10 1 (0.52%) webMethods
10 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
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Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £52000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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