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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 44 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.93% 3.32% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 7.32% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
130 123 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 40.25% 45.39% 57.09%
Number of salaries quoted 109 79 118
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Perl

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
1 2 (28.57%) Servlets
1 2 (28.57%) Struts
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) Ajax
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) MFC
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) VC++
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Borland
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
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