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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 19 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.10% - 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% - 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
44 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 36.07% 26.32% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 41
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 4 (36.36%) JProfiler
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
4 4 (36.36%) MapReduce
4 4 (36.36%) Tableau
4 4 (36.36%) SAP HANA
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
4 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (36.36%) SPSS
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) SAS
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) SAS
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) SPSS
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JProfiler
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Android Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) QA Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) QA Test Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) QA Test Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Quality Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Quality Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Business Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Qt
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) WPF
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) IVR
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) Physics
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) MapReduce
2 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Tableau
2 4 (36.36%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) KANA