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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 47 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.05% 3.96% 7.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 9.30% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 10
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%
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
134 129 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 46.69% 42.57% 60.74%
Number of salaries quoted 118 102 75
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) JavaBeans
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) OCP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Swing
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (28.57%) EJB
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) SWT
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse RCP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (42.86%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) JavaBeans
1 2 (28.57%) Swing
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) EJB
1 2 (28.57%) Struts
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XSLT
1 2 (28.57%) SWT
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) OCP
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Sun
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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