The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 84 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.50% 8.26% 9.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.47% 21.51% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84 51 33
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
295 265 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.43% 38.41% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 263 234 165
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 70 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (41.18%) J2EE
3 43 (28.10%) Scrum
4 42 (27.45%) Oracle
5 40 (26.14%) SQL
6 36 (23.53%) Retail
7 35 (22.88%) Tomcat
8 32 (20.92%) XML
9 30 (19.61%) HTML
10 29 (18.95%) Struts
11 27 (17.65%) .NET
11 27 (17.65%) OO
12 25 (16.34%) QA
13 24 (15.69%) Apache
14 22 (14.38%) Linux
15 21 (13.73%) CSS
15 21 (13.73%) Hibernate
16 20 (13.07%) Spring
17 17 (11.11%) Web Services
17 17 (11.11%) WebSphere
17 17 (11.11%) Software Engineering
18 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
19 15 (9.80%) TDD
20 13 (8.50%) German Language
20 13 (8.50%) Degree
20 13 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
20 13 (8.50%) JavaScript
21 12 (7.84%) SAP
21 12 (7.84%) UML
21 12 (7.84%) MongoDB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (22.88%) Tomcat
2 24 (15.69%) Apache
3 17 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (5.23%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.92%) NetWeaver
7 4 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 2 (1.31%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.65%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Lawson
1 3 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.19%) Internet
2 4 (2.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.31%) VoIP
3 2 (1.31%) Extranet
4 1 (0.65%) FTP
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.84%) MongoDB
2 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.61%) MySQL
4 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.96%) DB2
5 2 (1.31%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.31%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.65%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.65%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Eclipse
2 9 (5.88%) JUnit
3 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 36 (23.53%) Retail
2 13 (8.50%) German Language
3 8 (5.23%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.23%) Finance
4 6 (3.92%) Marketing
5 5 (3.27%) Automotive
5 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.96%) Electronics
7 2 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (50.33%) Developer
2 69 (45.10%) Java Developer
3 30 (19.61%) Development Manager
4 29 (18.95%) Analyst
5 23 (15.03%) Project Manager
5 23 (15.03%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (14.38%) Development Project Manager
7 20 (13.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 18 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
9 16 (10.46%) Software Manager
9 16 (10.46%) Software Project Manager
10 15 (9.80%) Software Development Project Manager
10 15 (9.80%) Software Development Manager
11 12 (7.84%) Support Analyst
12 11 (7.19%) Test Analyst
12 11 (7.19%) Developer Analyst
12 11 (7.19%) Software Support Analyst
12 11 (7.19%) Software Test Analyst
13 8 (5.23%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (41.18%) J2EE
2 32 (20.92%) XML
3 30 (19.61%) HTML
4 29 (18.95%) Struts
5 27 (17.65%) .NET
6 21 (13.73%) CSS
6 21 (13.73%) Hibernate
7 20 (13.07%) Spring
8 17 (11.11%) Web Services
9 11 (7.19%) Java EE
9 11 (7.19%) Grails
10 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET
11 7 (4.58%) JSP
12 6 (3.92%) Servlets
12 6 (3.92%) SOAP
12 6 (3.92%) XSLT
12 6 (3.92%) jQuery
13 5 (3.27%) .NET Framework
14 4 (2.61%) Ajax
14 4 (2.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
1 11 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.27%) EPoS
3 3 (1.96%) DTV
4 2 (1.31%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.65%) Clustering
5 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.38%) Linux
2 10 (6.54%) Windows
3 8 (5.23%) UNIX
4 1 (0.65%) AIX
4 1 (0.65%) Solaris
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (28.10%) Scrum
3 27 (17.65%) OO
4 17 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 15 (9.80%) TDD
6 13 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (7.84%) UML
8 9 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.23%) Web Development
10 7 (4.58%) ERP
10 7 (4.58%) OOP
10 7 (4.58%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.58%) Manual Testing
10 7 (4.58%) BDD
11 6 (3.92%) Product Management
11 6 (3.92%) MVC
11 6 (3.92%) Project Management
11 6 (3.92%) Business Development
12 5 (3.27%) Logistics
13 4 (2.61%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.14%) SQL
2 13 (8.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (7.19%) C#
3 11 (7.19%) Groovy
4 9 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 9 (5.88%) PHP
5 7 (4.58%) Ruby
6 6 (3.92%) Python
6 6 (3.92%) Perl
7 5 (3.27%) ABAP
8 4 (2.61%) C++
8 4 (2.61%) Delphi
9 3 (1.96%) XAML
10 2 (1.31%) VB
10 2 (1.31%) COBOL
10 2 (1.31%) PHP5
11 1 (0.65%) Scala
11 1 (0.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 13 (8.50%) Degree
2 11 (7.19%) Sun Certification
2 11 (7.19%) OCPJP
2 11 (7.19%) OCMJD
3 7 (4.58%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) CSQA
4 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) CSQE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.34%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 42 (27.45%) Oracle
2 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.84%) SAP
4 11 (7.19%) Sun
5 7 (4.58%) JBoss
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco
6 2 (1.31%) IBM
6 2 (1.31%) VMware
7 1 (0.65%) Sybase
7 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.65%) webMethods
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