The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Redditch region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 6.90% 14.52% 13.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.16% 15.52% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Average salary £51,250 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 58 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 84.48% 93.55% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 10
Average salary £27,500 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Worcestershire

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 24 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Redditch

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PVCS
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) Toad
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (20.00%) JPA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) PVCS
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) WSDL
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss