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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.43% 0.79% 4.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.94% 2.63% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 11
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
72 38 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 38.92% 30.16% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 67
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 17 (54.84%) XML
5 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
6 15 (48.39%) Coaching
7 14 (45.16%) HTML
7 14 (45.16%) XSLT
7 14 (45.16%) UML
7 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
8 13 (41.94%) CTI
8 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
8 13 (41.94%) CRM
8 13 (41.94%) IVR
8 13 (41.94%) User Stories
9 12 (38.71%) Software Delivery
9 12 (38.71%) SOA
9 12 (38.71%) CSS
10 11 (35.48%) SOAP
10 11 (35.48%) MS Visio
10 11 (35.48%) KANA
10 11 (35.48%) Knowledge Management
10 11 (35.48%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (35.48%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (35.48%) SDLC
10 11 (35.48%) JSON
10 11 (35.48%) Product Management
10 11 (35.48%) REST
11 7 (22.58%) Analytics
12 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (16.13%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.68%) SAS
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (35.48%) MS Visio
2 11 (35.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (9.68%) SPSS
4 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.45%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (12.90%) SAP HANA
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Big Data
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Adabas
4 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) JasperReports
4 1 (3.23%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JUnit
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (6.45%) JDeveloper
1 2 (6.45%) Log4j
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) JBehave
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Solutions Designer
1 11 (35.48%) Designer
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Business Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
3 2 (6.45%) Business Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
3 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Senior Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) XML
2 14 (45.16%) XSLT
2 14 (45.16%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) CSS
4 11 (35.48%) SOAP
4 11 (35.48%) JSON
4 11 (35.48%) REST
5 6 (19.35%) JSP
6 5 (16.13%) J2EE
7 4 (12.90%) Web Services
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) Middleware
9 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
9 2 (6.45%) jQuery
9 2 (6.45%) JPA
9 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) Spring
9 2 (6.45%) Servlets
9 2 (6.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) IVR
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Coaching
3 14 (45.16%) UML
4 13 (41.94%) CRM
4 13 (41.94%) User Stories
5 12 (38.71%) Software Delivery
5 12 (38.71%) SOA
6 11 (35.48%) Knowledge Management
6 11 (35.48%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (35.48%) SDLC
6 11 (35.48%) Product Management
7 7 (22.58%) Analytics
8 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
9 5 (16.13%) ERP
9 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.68%) MapReduce
11 3 (9.68%) ETL
11 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) COBOL
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) ABAP
6 1 (3.23%) NATURAL
6 1 (3.23%) JCL
6 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.23%) VB6
6 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MBA
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) KANA
4 6 (19.35%) IBM
4 6 (19.35%) SAP
5 5 (16.13%) hybris
6 3 (9.68%) Tableau
6 3 (9.68%) ATG
6 3 (9.68%) Teradata
7 2 (6.45%) BEA
7 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
7 2 (6.45%) Guidewire
7 2 (6.45%) Coverity
8 1 (3.23%) Endeca
8 1 (3.23%) Sage
8 1 (3.23%) Cognos
8 1 (3.23%) Sun