The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 14.10% 22.45% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.18% 22.92% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 1
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
Java
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
68 48 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 87.18% 97.96% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 5
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Java
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Java Salary Trend in Redditch

Java
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Redditch

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (41.67%) PVCS
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) JSF
3 4 (33.33%) Logistics
3 4 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 4 (33.33%) JPA
3 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) JMS
3 4 (33.33%) JSP
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Toad
3 4 (33.33%) JBoss
4 3 (25.00%) RAD
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) WSDL
4 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Java SE
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (41.67%) PVCS
3 4 (33.33%) Toad
3 4 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (16.67%) Hudson
4 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Support Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) JSF
2 4 (33.33%) JPA
2 4 (33.33%) JSP
2 4 (33.33%) JMS
3 3 (25.00%) WSDL
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (16.67%) Java SE
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) XSD
4 2 (16.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Logistics
2 3 (25.00%) RAD
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9000
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft