The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 33 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.57% 1.04% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.98% 2.05% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Java
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
129 146 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 51.19% 50.52% 46.10%
Number of salaries quoted 120 130 116
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Solihull

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 5 (38.46%) J2EE
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Nagios
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Solaris
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Sybase
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) JSP
5 3 (23.08%) Servlets
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Perl

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) JSP
4 3 (23.08%) Servlets
5 2 (15.38%) Struts
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) JPA
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) EJB
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (7.69%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) RDF
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) CFML
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Sybase
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Nimsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
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