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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.96% 5.65% 4.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.32% 14.71% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 5
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +42.85%
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
37 68 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 32.74% 38.42% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 19
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Guidewire
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (22.22%) JPA
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Coverity
4 2 (22.22%) JBehave
4 2 (22.22%) Log4j
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) EJB
4 2 (22.22%) JDBC
4 2 (22.22%) JSP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) OLAP
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MaxDB
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) JasperReports
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) Adabas
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (22.22%) JDeveloper
1 2 (22.22%) Log4j
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JBehave
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) JPA
3 2 (22.22%) EJB
3 2 (22.22%) JDBC
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) Servlets
3 2 (22.22%) Struts
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Basis
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 3 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) COBOL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP
4 1 (11.11%) NATURAL
4 1 (11.11%) JCL
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) MBA
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Coverity
3 2 (22.22%) Guidewire
4 1 (11.11%) hybris
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Sage
4 1 (11.11%) ATG
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