The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.81% 0.72% 5.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.23% 2.22% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 12
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 40.63% 32.61% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 64 32 40
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Java
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Java Salary Trend in the Midlands

Java
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) J2EE
4 7 (31.82%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) XSLT
4 7 (31.82%) UML
4 7 (31.82%) Coaching
5 6 (27.27%) User Stories
5 6 (27.27%) JSP
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) CRM
5 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) CTI
5 6 (27.27%) IVR
6 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
6 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
6 5 (22.73%) SOA
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) SAP
6 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) hybris
7 4 (18.18%) Product Management
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 4 (18.18%) SDLC
7 4 (18.18%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
4 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) OLAP
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MaxDB
2 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) JasperReports
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.55%) Adabas
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (9.09%) JDeveloper
1 2 (9.09%) Log4j
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) JBehave
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (18.18%) Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Hybris Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
1 7 (31.82%) J2EE
1 7 (31.82%) XML
1 7 (31.82%) XSLT
2 6 (27.27%) JSP
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) SOAP
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) JSON
4 4 (18.18%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) Middleware
6 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) JPA
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) Spring
6 2 (9.09%) EJB
6 2 (9.09%) Struts
6 2 (9.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) IVR
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) UML
2 7 (31.82%) Coaching
3 6 (27.27%) User Stories
3 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Product Management
5 4 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) ABAP
5 1 (4.55%) NATURAL
5 1 (4.55%) JCL
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) MBA
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 5 (22.73%) hybris
4 4 (18.18%) KANA
5 3 (13.64%) ATG
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) BEA
6 2 (9.09%) Coverity
6 2 (9.09%) Guidewire
7 1 (4.55%) Endeca
7 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
7 1 (4.55%) Sage
7 1 (4.55%) Sun
7 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
Midlands
Cognizant
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