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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 87 84 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 11.48% 14.48% 12.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.22% 31.23% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82 78 72
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 £30,200 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £57,500 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
345 269 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 45.51% 46.38% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 314 238 270
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 101 (54.01%) Oracle
2 93 (49.73%) .NET
3 74 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (35.29%) SQL
5 65 (34.76%) J2EE
6 52 (27.81%) HTML
6 52 (27.81%) Microsoft
7 50 (26.74%) User Experience
8 49 (26.20%) Windows
9 46 (24.60%) Cisco
10 45 (24.06%) JBoss
10 45 (24.06%) Visual Studio
11 44 (23.53%) Spring
12 42 (22.46%) Cisco Nexus
13 41 (21.93%) Scrum
13 41 (21.93%) Linux
14 38 (20.32%) CSS
15 35 (18.72%) UNIX
16 34 (18.18%) JavaScript
16 34 (18.18%) Maven
17 31 (16.58%) MySQL
18 28 (14.97%) Tomcat
18 28 (14.97%) Hibernate
18 28 (14.97%) REST
19 27 (14.44%) SQL Server
20 26 (13.90%) C#
20 26 (13.90%) Struts
20 26 (13.90%) XML
20 26 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
21 25 (13.37%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (24.06%) JBoss
2 28 (14.97%) Tomcat
3 17 (9.09%) GlassFish
4 14 (7.49%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.74%) SAP Portal
6 6 (3.21%) NetWeaver
6 6 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.60%) Node.js
7 3 (1.60%) Apache
8 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.07%) IIS
8 2 (1.07%) Drupal
8 2 (1.07%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.53%) MQSI
9 1 (0.53%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.07%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.07%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.63%) SaaS
2 17 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (6.95%) Internet
3 7 (3.74%) HTTP
3 7 (3.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.58%) MySQL
2 27 (14.44%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (6.95%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.53%) DTS
Development Applications
1 45 (24.06%) Visual Studio
2 34 (18.18%) Maven
3 24 (12.83%) JUnit
4 10 (5.35%) Ant
5 9 (4.81%) Subversion
6 8 (4.28%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.21%) NWDI
7 6 (3.21%) NWDS
8 5 (2.67%) JIRA
9 4 (2.14%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.14%) Hudson
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (9.63%) Retail
2 13 (6.95%) Finance
3 11 (5.88%) Law
4 4 (2.14%) German Language
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (48.13%) Developer
2 54 (28.88%) Java Developer
3 34 (18.18%) Technical Designer
3 34 (18.18%) Designer
4 26 (13.90%) Architect
5 23 (12.30%) Senior Developer
6 20 (10.70%) Software Engineer
7 19 (10.16%) Junior
8 17 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (8.56%) Analyst
9 16 (8.56%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (8.02%) Applications Developer
11 14 (7.49%) Junior Architect
12 12 (6.42%) Applications Support
12 12 (6.42%) Support Analyst
13 11 (5.88%) Senior Designer
14 9 (4.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 8 (4.28%) Software Developer
16 7 (3.74%) Software Support Analyst
16 7 (3.74%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (49.73%) .NET
2 65 (34.76%) J2EE
3 52 (27.81%) HTML
4 44 (23.53%) Spring
5 38 (20.32%) CSS
6 28 (14.97%) Hibernate
6 28 (14.97%) REST
7 26 (13.90%) Struts
7 26 (13.90%) XML
8 25 (13.37%) Web Services
9 24 (12.83%) Servlets
9 24 (12.83%) JMS
10 23 (12.30%) EJB
11 22 (11.76%) Java EE
12 21 (11.23%) jQuery
13 19 (10.16%) JSON
14 17 (9.09%) ASP.NET
15 14 (7.49%) JSP
16 12 (6.42%) SOAP
16 12 (6.42%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 50 (26.74%) User Experience
2 26 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (12.30%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.88%) GIS
5 10 (5.35%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.21%) W3C
7 6 (3.21%) Web 2.0
7 6 (3.21%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.67%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.07%) Informatics
9 2 (1.07%) Life Science
9 2 (1.07%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.07%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.53%) Wiki
10 1 (0.53%) FMCG
10 1 (0.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.20%) Windows
2 41 (21.93%) Linux
3 35 (18.72%) UNIX
4 6 (3.21%) HPUX
4 6 (3.21%) Solaris
5 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (39.57%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (21.93%) Scrum
3 24 (12.83%) Mentoring
4 21 (11.23%) E-Commerce
5 20 (10.70%) Software Engineering
6 19 (10.16%) Kanban
7 18 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (8.56%) ITIL
10 13 (6.95%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (6.95%) Waterfall
10 13 (6.95%) Refactoring
10 13 (6.95%) SOA
10 13 (6.95%) Service Delivery
11 11 (5.88%) MVC
11 11 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.35%) TDD
13 9 (4.81%) CRM
14 8 (4.28%) EAI
14 8 (4.28%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 66 (35.29%) SQL
2 34 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 26 (13.90%) C#
4 20 (10.70%) Shell Script
5 17 (9.09%) Perl
6 16 (8.56%) PL/SQL
6 16 (8.56%) Python
6 16 (8.56%) Ruby
7 9 (4.81%) VB6
7 9 (4.81%) VB
7 9 (4.81%) PHP
8 7 (3.74%) ABAP
9 5 (2.67%) C++
10 4 (2.14%) C
10 4 (2.14%) XPath
11 3 (1.60%) Groovy
12 2 (1.07%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.07%) PHP5
12 2 (1.07%) R
12 2 (1.07%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 22 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) ISEB
3 2 (1.07%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.07%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.07%) OCMJD
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.53%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.21%) SLA
2 3 (1.60%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (7.49%) Puppet
1 14 (7.49%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (6.95%) OpenNMS
2 13 (6.95%) Nagios
3 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 101 (54.01%) Oracle
2 52 (27.81%) Microsoft
3 46 (24.60%) Cisco
4 13 (6.95%) IBM
5 10 (5.35%) SAP
6 8 (4.28%) Business Objects
7 5 (2.67%) VMware
8 3 (1.60%) HP
9 2 (1.07%) Adobe
9 2 (1.07%) Macromedia
9 2 (1.07%) Sun
9 2 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.53%) webMethods
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
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