The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 20 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.80% 10.61% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.38% 28.00% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 1
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
32 75 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 29.91% 37.88% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 59 23
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (60.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Mule
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (40.00%) API Development
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) WSO2
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) Synon
3 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) SAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Mule
2 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Synon
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Portal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Synon Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) API Development
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) WSO2