The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 31 56 28
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -28
Permanent jobs citing Java 39 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.06% 2.97% 6.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.85% 4.10% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 35
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
396 512 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.49% 72.42% 60.06%
Number of salaries quoted 347 398 340
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Java Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Java
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +3 15 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Burton-upon-Trent +8 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Lichfield +2 6 £27,000 -43.15%
Stafford - 1 £35,000 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 35 (53.85%) SQL
2 33 (50.77%) C#
3 32 (49.23%) .NET
4 27 (41.54%) C++
5 22 (33.85%) Computer Science
6 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
7 20 (30.77%) Erlang
7 20 (30.77%) Functional Programming
8 19 (29.23%) HTML
9 18 (27.69%) Middleware
9 18 (27.69%) Degree
10 16 (24.62%) Mathematics
10 16 (24.62%) Linux
10 16 (24.62%) Haskell
10 16 (24.62%) Scala
11 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
12 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (16.92%) Internet
12 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
12 11 (16.92%) CSS
12 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
12 11 (16.92%) PHP
12 11 (16.92%) VBA
12 11 (16.92%) Multithreading
12 11 (16.92%) Low Latency
13 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
13 10 (15.38%) XML
13 10 (15.38%) Oracle
13 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
14 9 (13.85%) PL/SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (6.15%) Node.js
2 3 (4.62%) ColdFusion
2 3 (4.62%) CMS
2 3 (4.62%) Drupal
2 3 (4.62%) WordPress
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
1 11 (16.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.15%) Riak
5 4 (6.15%) MySQL
6 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Hudson
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Grunt
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Games
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Analyst Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Application Security Specialist
5 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Security Specialist
5 6 (9.23%) Graduate
5 6 (9.23%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.69%) AWS Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (49.23%) .NET
2 19 (29.23%) HTML
3 18 (27.69%) Middleware
4 11 (16.92%) CSS
5 10 (15.38%) XML
5 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.77%) Ajax
7 6 (9.23%) Web Services
7 6 (9.23%) jQuery
8 5 (7.69%) REST
8 5 (7.69%) SOAP
9 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.15%) Apache Flex
10 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.62%) HTML5
10 3 (4.62%) DOM
11 2 (3.08%) Spring
11 2 (3.08%) MXML
11 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.62%) Mathematics
3 9 (13.85%) Data Structures
3 9 (13.85%) Algorithms
4 8 (12.31%) Physics
5 5 (7.69%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Functional Programming
2 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
3 11 (16.92%) Low Latency
3 11 (16.92%) Multithreading
4 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.23%) Information Security
5 6 (9.23%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Manual Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Security Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Workflow
6 5 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (4.62%) MVC
7 3 (4.62%) Project Management
7 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.62%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (4.62%) SDLC
8 2 (3.08%) People Management
8 2 (3.08%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) SQL
2 33 (50.77%) C#
3 27 (41.54%) C++
4 20 (30.77%) Erlang
5 16 (24.62%) Scala
5 16 (24.62%) Haskell
6 11 (16.92%) VBA
6 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
6 11 (16.92%) PHP
7 9 (13.85%) PL/SQL
8 7 (10.77%) VB
8 7 (10.77%) VB6
8 7 (10.77%) F#
9 6 (9.23%) Objective-C
9 6 (9.23%) C
9 6 (9.23%) VBScript
10 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.62%) PHP5
10 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe
3 3 (4.62%) Google
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
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Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago