The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 47 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.38% 0.71% 5.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 1.56% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 14
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £37,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
148 128 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 51.03% 45.23% 60.30%
Number of salaries quoted 132 114 121
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,300 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Java
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Java Salary Trend in Solihull

Java
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Solihull

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) JBoss
2 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) JavaBeans
3 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) Sun
3 3 (33.33%) OCP
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Sage
3 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Swing
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Sybase
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Struts

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) JavaBeans
2 3 (33.33%) Swing
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) EJB
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) Struts
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) XSLT
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) SWT
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) OCP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (11.11%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Sun
2 3 (33.33%) Sage
2 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Sybase
2 3 (33.33%) Progress
3 2 (22.22%) Capita