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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 24 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 4.17% 6.90% 14.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 8.16% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Average salary £25,000 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.21% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £37,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
59 49 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 81.94% 84.48% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 46
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft