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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 42 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.65% 4.25% 5.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.16% 5.81% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 30
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +77.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £40,700 £32,050
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
405 430 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 64.90% 73.13% 50.27%
Number of salaries quoted 369 338 250
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £34,275
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +5.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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 +7 10 £30,000 -7.69%
Stafford -1 8 £60,000 +60.00%
Tamworth - 2 £36,250 - 1
Uttoxeter - 2 £19,000 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (50.67%) .NET
2 36 (48.00%) SQL
3 32 (42.67%) C#
4 22 (29.33%) C++
5 19 (25.33%) HTML
6 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
6 16 (21.33%) Selenium
7 15 (20.00%) CSS
8 13 (17.33%) Oracle
8 13 (17.33%) Ajax
9 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (16.00%) PHP
9 12 (16.00%) Linux
9 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 11 (14.67%) VBA
10 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
11 10 (13.33%) Low Latency
11 10 (13.33%) Middleware
12 9 (12.00%) Objective-C
12 9 (12.00%) XML
12 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (12.00%) Software Testing
12 9 (12.00%) Web Development
12 9 (12.00%) Degree
12 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
12 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
13 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
13 8 (10.67%) jQuery
13 8 (10.67%) Erlang
13 8 (10.67%) Security Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (4.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) JBoss
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (10.67%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.67%) MS Access
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Riak
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.33%) BODI
6 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.33%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.33%) DataStage
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Selenium
2 8 (10.67%) WebDriver
3 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.67%) Hudson
4 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.67%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) Maven
5 1 (1.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.33%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.33%) Ant
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Automotive
2 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.33%) Advertising
2 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Software Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Test Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Applications Specialist
4 8 (10.67%) Security Specialist
4 8 (10.67%) Application Security Specialist
5 6 (8.00%) Programmer
5 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Junior
7 4 (5.33%) Graduate
7 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.33%) C# Application Developer
8 3 (4.00%) .NET Applications Developer
8 3 (4.00%) GUI Programmer
8 3 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.67%) .NET
2 19 (25.33%) HTML
3 15 (20.00%) CSS
4 13 (17.33%) Ajax
5 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (13.33%) Middleware
7 9 (12.00%) XML
8 8 (10.67%) jQuery
9 5 (6.67%) JSP
10 4 (5.33%) Servlets
10 4 (5.33%) JDBC
10 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.33%) Sass
10 4 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (5.33%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.33%) Apache Flex
11 3 (4.00%) J2EE
12 2 (2.67%) SOAP
12 2 (2.67%) JSON
12 2 (2.67%) MXML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.00%) Open Source
3 4 (5.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.00%) Blog
5 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.33%) Physics
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) UNIX
3 5 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (2.67%) Android
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (13.33%) Low Latency
3 9 (12.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (12.00%) Web Development
4 8 (10.67%) Security Testing
4 8 (10.67%) Multithreading
4 8 (10.67%) Manual Testing
4 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
4 8 (10.67%) Information Security
4 8 (10.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
4 8 (10.67%) Functional Programming
5 6 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.67%) Analytics
7 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.33%) Content Management
7 4 (5.33%) Project Management
7 4 (5.33%) Time Management
8 3 (4.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) SQL
2 32 (42.67%) C#
3 22 (29.33%) C++
4 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.00%) PHP
5 11 (14.67%) VBA
6 9 (12.00%) Objective-C
7 8 (10.67%) Erlang
8 7 (9.33%) VB
8 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
8 7 (9.33%) Scala
9 6 (8.00%) VB6
9 6 (8.00%) Haskell
9 6 (8.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (8.00%) C
10 5 (6.67%) VBScript
11 4 (5.33%) COBOL
12 3 (4.00%) F#
12 3 (4.00%) Clojure
13 2 (2.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) PhD
3 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Google
4 3 (4.00%) Adobe
5 2 (2.67%) CA
5 2 (2.67%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.33%) Informatica
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.33%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Cognos
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago