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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 42 62 38
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -24
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.74% 2.55% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.92% 3.45% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 32
Average salary £60,000 £23,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+155.31% -41.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £20,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
366 550 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 59.80% 73.73% 59.16%
Number of salaries quoted 326 446 348
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +2 6 £80,000 +240.42% 1
Stafford -2 5 £60,000 +80.45% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +19 3 £32,500 +62.50% 1
Lichfield - 3 £41,500 -
Tamworth - 2 £32,500 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 37 (63.79%) .NET
2 36 (62.07%) C#
3 31 (53.45%) C++
4 27 (46.55%) SQL
5 20 (34.48%) Computer Science
5 20 (34.48%) Erlang
5 20 (34.48%) Functional Programming
6 17 (29.31%) Middleware
7 16 (27.59%) Linux
7 16 (27.59%) Mathematics
7 16 (27.59%) Degree
7 16 (27.59%) Haskell
7 16 (27.59%) Scala
8 14 (24.14%) HTML
9 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
10 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
10 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 12 (20.69%) Internet
10 12 (20.69%) Multithreading
11 11 (18.97%) Low Latency
12 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
12 9 (15.52%) Security Testing
12 9 (15.52%) Oracle
12 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
12 9 (15.52%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (15.52%) Information Security
13 8 (13.79%) Finance
13 8 (13.79%) Objective-C
13 8 (13.79%) JavaScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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%) Node.js
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) JBoss
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
1 12 (20.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.62%) Riak
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) MS Access
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Maven
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Hudson
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) Grunt
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Games
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Applications Specialist
3 9 (15.52%) Security Specialist
3 9 (15.52%) Application Security Specialist
4 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Server Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) AWS Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Graduate
8 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (63.79%) .NET
2 17 (29.31%) Middleware
3 14 (24.14%) HTML
4 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
5 8 (13.79%) CSS
6 7 (12.07%) jQuery
7 6 (10.34%) XML
8 5 (8.62%) Ajax
9 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.90%) Apache Flex
10 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.45%) Spring
11 2 (3.45%) JDBC
11 2 (3.45%) JSP
11 2 (3.45%) Servlets
11 2 (3.45%) SOAP
11 2 (3.45%) Web Services
11 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 16 (27.59%) Mathematics
3 8 (13.79%) Data Structures
3 8 (13.79%) Algorithms
4 7 (12.07%) Physics
5 5 (8.62%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.45%) Blog
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) HPUX
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Functional Programming
2 12 (20.69%) Multithreading
2 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 11 (18.97%) Low Latency
4 9 (15.52%) Manual Testing
4 9 (15.52%) Security Testing
4 9 (15.52%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
4 9 (15.52%) Information Security
5 4 (6.90%) MVC
6 3 (5.17%) OO
6 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.17%) Project Management
6 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) People Management
6 3 (5.17%) SDLC
7 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Web Development
7 2 (3.45%) Business Development
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) C#
2 31 (53.45%) C++
3 27 (46.55%) SQL
4 20 (34.48%) Erlang
5 16 (27.59%) Scala
5 16 (27.59%) Haskell
6 8 (13.79%) Objective-C
6 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 8 (13.79%) PHP
7 7 (12.07%) F#
8 6 (10.34%) VB6
8 6 (10.34%) VB
8 6 (10.34%) VBA
9 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
9 5 (8.62%) C
9 5 (8.62%) VBScript
10 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.45%) COBOL
11 2 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Adobe
4 2 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, car, 25 days, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Staffordshire
CPS Group
Salary: £60k - 100k per year
Posted: 14 days ago