The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 4.00% 4.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £36,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.00% -
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 Dudley region.

Programming Languages Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 48.00% 39.13% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Java
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Dudley region.

Java Salary Trend in Dudley

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) QMS
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
1 4 (57.14%) QMS
1 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk