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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 41 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.55% 6.95% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.80% 11.01% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £49,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
359 345 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 58.28% 63.07% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 329 316 300
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -4 14 £25,000 -41.17% 2
Burton-upon-Trent 0 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Stafford -1 2 £33,750 -15.62%
Lichfield -5 2 £42,500 -9.57% 2
Tamworth - 2 £52,500 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 32 (57.14%) HTML
2 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 20 (35.71%) PHP
3 20 (35.71%) C++
3 20 (35.71%) CSS
4 19 (33.93%) .NET
4 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
5 18 (32.14%) Degree
5 18 (32.14%) C#
6 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 15 (26.79%) Oracle
8 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
9 12 (21.43%) C
10 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
10 11 (19.64%) Selenium
11 10 (17.86%) Open Source
11 10 (17.86%) VBScript
11 10 (17.86%) VB
11 10 (17.86%) VB6
12 8 (14.29%) OOP
12 8 (14.29%) OO
12 8 (14.29%) Spring
12 8 (14.29%) JIRA
12 8 (14.29%) jQuery
13 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
13 7 (12.50%) WebDriver
13 7 (12.50%) REST
13 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
13 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (5.36%) CMS
1 3 (5.36%) Drupal
1 3 (5.36%) Node.js
1 3 (5.36%) WordPress
2 2 (3.57%) Mule
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) MySQL
3 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Selenium
2 8 (14.29%) JIRA
3 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.14%) AccuRev
5 4 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.57%) JUnit
6 2 (3.57%) Subversion
6 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) Ant
7 1 (1.79%) Appium
7 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.79%) Moq
7 1 (1.79%) NUnit
7 1 (1.79%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (57.14%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Graduate
3 13 (23.21%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Junior
5 9 (16.07%) Analyst
5 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Junior Developer
6 8 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 8 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Graduate Oracle Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Graduate Software Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Graduate SQL Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Junior Software Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (10.71%) PHP Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) HTML
2 20 (35.71%) CSS
3 19 (33.93%) .NET
4 8 (14.29%) jQuery
4 8 (14.29%) Spring
5 7 (12.50%) REST
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.93%) SOAP
7 5 (8.93%) XML
8 4 (7.14%) Web Services
9 3 (5.36%) Ajax
9 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.36%) J2EE
9 3 (5.36%) JSP
9 3 (5.36%) Middleware
9 3 (5.36%) Servlets
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.36%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.36%) Physics
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Open Source
2 8 (14.29%) OO
2 8 (14.29%) OOP
3 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 5 (8.93%) SDLC
4 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.36%) Functional Programming
6 3 (5.36%) High Availability
6 3 (5.36%) Low Latency
6 3 (5.36%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.36%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 20 (35.71%) C++
2 20 (35.71%) PHP
3 18 (32.14%) C#
4 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
6 12 (21.43%) C
7 10 (17.86%) VB
7 10 (17.86%) VB6
7 10 (17.86%) VBScript
8 6 (10.71%) Python
8 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.36%) Clojure
9 3 (5.36%) Erlang
9 3 (5.36%) Haskell
9 3 (5.36%) Scala
10 2 (3.57%) Go
10 2 (3.57%) VBA
11 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) hybris
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Xamarin
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