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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 26 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 52 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.59% 5.83% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.02% 10.30% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 29
Average salary £42,500 £31,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £25,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
472 369 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 68.91% 56.60% 65.98%
Number of salaries quoted 410 309 287
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +24 22 £40,750 +63.00% 4
Burton-upon-Trent -5 4 £42,500 +57.40% 1
Stafford -2 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Lichfield - 1 £47,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £27,500 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 26 (35.62%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) C#
3 21 (28.77%) Selenium
4 20 (27.40%) HTML
5 19 (26.03%) .NET
5 19 (26.03%) Linux
6 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
6 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
7 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
8 15 (20.55%) WebDriver
8 15 (20.55%) Low Latency
9 14 (19.18%) Scala
9 14 (19.18%) Erlang
9 14 (19.18%) F#
9 14 (19.18%) Middleware
9 14 (19.18%) CSS
10 13 (17.81%) NoSQL
10 13 (17.81%) Functional Programming
11 12 (16.44%) Test Scripting
11 12 (16.44%) Software Testing
12 11 (15.07%) XML
12 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.07%) Mathematics
12 11 (15.07%) Open Source
12 11 (15.07%) Clojure
13 10 (13.70%) Multithreading
13 10 (13.70%) J2EE
13 10 (13.70%) Internet
13 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
13 10 (13.70%) UNIX

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 1 (1.37%) Apache
1 1 (1.37%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.37%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
1 10 (13.70%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) NoSQL
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.37%) MS Access
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Selenium
2 15 (20.55%) WebDriver
3 5 (6.85%) JIRA
4 3 (4.11%) Subversion
4 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.74%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.37%) Xcode
6 1 (1.37%) Maven
6 1 (1.37%) Ant
6 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Hudson
6 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Automotive
2 1 (1.37%) Games
2 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Test Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Systems Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Tester
6 5 (6.85%) Junior
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.11%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.11%) Graduate
8 3 (4.11%) Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Software Architect
9 2 (2.74%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) HTML
2 19 (26.03%) .NET
3 14 (19.18%) CSS
3 14 (19.18%) Middleware
4 11 (15.07%) XML
5 10 (13.70%) J2EE
6 9 (12.33%) JSP
7 7 (9.59%) SOAP
7 7 (9.59%) jQuery
8 6 (8.22%) JSF
9 5 (6.85%) Ajax
9 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.11%) HTML5
12 2 (2.74%) CSS3
12 2 (2.74%) Sass
12 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.74%) Spring
12 2 (2.74%) JSON
12 2 (2.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Mathematics
1 11 (15.07%) Open Source
2 8 (10.96%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.48%) Blog
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Physics
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Linux
2 10 (13.70%) UNIX
3 4 (5.48%) Windows
3 4 (5.48%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
2 17 (23.29%) E-Commerce
3 15 (20.55%) Low Latency
4 13 (17.81%) Functional Programming
5 12 (16.44%) Test Scripting
5 12 (16.44%) Software Testing
6 10 (13.70%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.59%) Web Development
7 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.85%) OO
8 5 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (5.48%) Android Development
9 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.11%) OOP
10 3 (4.11%) MVC
11 2 (2.74%) Web Design
11 2 (2.74%) Information Security
11 2 (2.74%) Content Management
11 2 (2.74%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (2.74%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.62%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) C#
3 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.18%) Erlang
4 14 (19.18%) F#
4 14 (19.18%) Scala
5 11 (15.07%) Clojure
6 9 (12.33%) C++
7 8 (10.96%) PHP
8 7 (9.59%) Haskell
9 6 (8.22%) VB
9 6 (8.22%) VBA
10 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
11 3 (4.11%) VB6
12 2 (2.74%) C
12 2 (2.74%) COBOL
13 1 (1.37%) Delphi
13 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) PhD
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) CA
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
2 4 (5.48%) Nimsoft
3 2 (2.74%) Google
4 1 (1.37%) Zend
4 1 (1.37%) AccuRev
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