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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 46 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 25 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.02% 4.33% 4.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.48% 5.95% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 26
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -0.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £40,200 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
386 504 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 62.06% 72.73% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 341 408 280
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Stafford -4 8 £60,000 +71.42%
Stoke-on-Trent +15 7 £37,500 +59.57%
Tamworth - 3 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +6 1 £32,500 +62.50% 2
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (65.52%) .NET
2 31 (53.45%) SQL
3 29 (50.00%) C#
4 23 (39.66%) C++
5 16 (27.59%) HTML
5 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
7 12 (20.69%) CSS
7 12 (20.69%) Ajax
7 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 10 (17.24%) Degree
8 10 (17.24%) Oracle
8 10 (17.24%) PHP
9 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
9 9 (15.52%) VBA
9 9 (15.52%) Linux
9 9 (15.52%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
9 9 (15.52%) Information Security
9 9 (15.52%) Erlang
9 9 (15.52%) Security Testing
9 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
9 9 (15.52%) Low Latency
9 9 (15.52%) Functional Programming
10 8 (13.79%) Scala
10 8 (13.79%) Haskell
10 8 (13.79%) Selenium
10 8 (13.79%) Web Development
10 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
10 8 (13.79%) Objective-C

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (5.17%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) JBoss
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Internet
1 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) MS Access
3 4 (6.90%) Riak
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.72%) BODI
6 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.72%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.72%) DataStage
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Selenium
2 3 (5.17%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.45%) Hudson
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Automotive
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Advertising
2 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Security Specialist
2 9 (15.52%) Applications Specialist
2 9 (15.52%) Application Security Specialist
3 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Programmer
6 4 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.90%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (5.17%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Junior
7 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (65.52%) .NET
2 16 (27.59%) HTML
3 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (20.69%) CSS
4 12 (20.69%) Ajax
5 7 (12.07%) Middleware
6 6 (10.34%) XML
6 6 (10.34%) jQuery
7 4 (6.90%) Apache Flex
7 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.45%) J2EE
8 2 (3.45%) JDBC
8 2 (3.45%) JSP
8 2 (3.45%) Servlets
8 2 (3.45%) SOAP
8 2 (3.45%) Web Services
8 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.45%) Sass
8 2 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.62%) Data Structures
3 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.90%) Open Source
5 3 (5.17%) Blog
6 1 (1.72%) Physics
6 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) Ethical Hacking
1 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
1 9 (15.52%) Information Security
1 9 (15.52%) Security Testing
1 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
1 9 (15.52%) Low Latency
1 9 (15.52%) Functional Programming
2 8 (13.79%) Web Development
3 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
4 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.17%) Time Management
5 3 (5.17%) People Management
5 3 (5.17%) Analytics
5 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.17%) Project Management
5 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.45%) SOA
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) SQL
2 29 (50.00%) C#
3 23 (39.66%) C++
4 10 (17.24%) PHP
5 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.52%) VBA
5 9 (15.52%) Erlang
6 8 (13.79%) Scala
6 8 (13.79%) Haskell
6 8 (13.79%) Objective-C
7 5 (8.62%) VB6
7 5 (8.62%) C
7 5 (8.62%) VBScript
7 5 (8.62%) VB
7 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.45%) COBOL
9 2 (3.45%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Adobe
4 2 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Cognos
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