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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 99 57 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 14.02% 11.24% 11.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.55% 26.76% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 93 54 72
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
335 213 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.45% 42.01% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 281 184 313
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 27 February 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Coventry

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 78 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (45.24%) Oracle
3 75 (44.64%) SQL
3 75 (44.64%) J2EE
4 63 (37.50%) .NET
5 48 (28.57%) Scrum
6 42 (25.00%) HTML
7 41 (24.40%) Linux
8 33 (19.64%) Software Engineering
9 31 (18.45%) Tomcat
9 31 (18.45%) REST
10 30 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (17.26%) Spring
12 27 (16.07%) Java EE
12 27 (16.07%) Degree
12 27 (16.07%) Mentoring
13 26 (15.48%) Perl
13 26 (15.48%) CSS
13 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
14 25 (14.88%) JUnit
14 25 (14.88%) Python
14 25 (14.88%) UNIX
14 25 (14.88%) Windows
14 25 (14.88%) Maven
15 24 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (13.69%) User Experience
16 23 (13.69%) EJB
17 22 (13.10%) C#
17 22 (13.10%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (18.45%) Tomcat
2 21 (12.50%) JBoss
2 21 (12.50%) Apache
3 18 (10.71%) GlassFish
4 5 (2.98%) SAP Portal
4 5 (2.98%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.19%) Drupal
5 2 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.60%) MQSI
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (8.93%) Internet
3 2 (1.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.52%) MySQL
4 12 (7.14%) DB2
5 11 (6.55%) Big Data
5 11 (6.55%) Oracle Database
6 10 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.19%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (14.88%) JUnit
1 25 (14.88%) Maven
2 21 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.38%) Subversion
3 4 (2.38%) NWDI
3 4 (2.38%) NWDS
4 3 (1.79%) Selenium
5 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.19%) Hudson
5 2 (1.19%) Ant
5 2 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (7.14%) Retail
2 11 (6.55%) Finance
3 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.60%) Marketing
3 1 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 77 (45.83%) Developer
2 52 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 32 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 26 (15.48%) Senior Developer
5 23 (13.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (13.69%) Designer
6 22 (13.10%) Technical Designer
7 20 (11.90%) Analyst
8 15 (8.93%) Support Analyst
9 14 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 14 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
10 13 (7.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
12 11 (6.55%) Applications Support
12 11 (6.55%) Software Developer
13 10 (5.95%) Software Support Analyst
13 10 (5.95%) Senior Designer
14 9 (5.36%) Applications Developer
15 8 (4.76%) Junior
15 8 (4.76%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (44.64%) J2EE
2 63 (37.50%) .NET
3 42 (25.00%) HTML
4 31 (18.45%) REST
5 29 (17.26%) Spring
6 27 (16.07%) Java EE
7 26 (15.48%) CSS
8 23 (13.69%) EJB
9 21 (12.50%) JMS
10 19 (11.31%) Hibernate
11 18 (10.71%) Web Services
12 17 (10.12%) XML
13 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET
13 15 (8.93%) Struts
14 11 (6.55%) RESTful
14 11 (6.55%) XHTML
15 8 (4.76%) Middleware
15 8 (4.76%) XSLT
16 7 (4.17%) Servlets
16 7 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (13.69%) User Experience
4 13 (7.74%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.17%) GIS
7 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.38%) Wiki
9 3 (1.79%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.19%) FMCG
10 2 (1.19%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.60%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.40%) Linux
2 25 (14.88%) UNIX
2 25 (14.88%) Windows
3 3 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.57%) Scrum
3 33 (19.64%) Software Engineering
4 27 (16.07%) Mentoring
5 18 (10.71%) Kanban
6 17 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (10.12%) Service Delivery
7 15 (8.93%) SOA
7 15 (8.93%) ITIL
8 13 (7.74%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 12 (7.14%) Refactoring
10 10 (5.95%) Logistics
10 10 (5.95%) MVC
11 9 (5.36%) TDD
11 9 (5.36%) OOP
12 8 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.76%) Project Management
13 6 (3.57%) CRM
14 5 (2.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 75 (44.64%) SQL
2 26 (15.48%) Perl
3 25 (14.88%) Python
4 22 (13.10%) C#
5 21 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.12%) PL/SQL
7 15 (8.93%) Ruby
7 15 (8.93%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.95%) PHP
9 8 (4.76%) VB6
9 8 (4.76%) VB
10 6 (3.57%) ABAP
11 3 (1.79%) Groovy
12 2 (1.19%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.19%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.19%) C
12 2 (1.19%) XPath
12 2 (1.19%) PHP5
12 2 (1.19%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (16.07%) Degree
2 8 (4.76%) Sun Certification
2 8 (4.76%) OCPJP
2 8 (4.76%) OCMJD
3 5 (2.98%) VCP4
4 4 (2.38%) ISEB
5 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.60%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.38%) SLA
1 4 (2.38%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (8.33%) Puppet
2 13 (7.74%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.14%) Nagios
3 12 (7.14%) OpenNMS
4 3 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (45.24%) Oracle
2 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.50%) Cisco
4 11 (6.55%) SAP
5 8 (4.76%) Sun
6 6 (3.57%) Business Objects
6 6 (3.57%) webMethods
7 5 (2.98%) HP
8 4 (2.38%) VMware
9 3 (1.79%) Software AG
10 2 (1.19%) Adobe
10 2 (1.19%) Macromedia
11 1 (0.60%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.60%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.60%) IBM
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