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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 54 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.54% 5.96% 5.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.62% 9.95% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53 27 25
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +87.50%
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
428 372 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 67.72% 59.90% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 378 317 284
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 £24,000 £21,000 £25,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +25 25 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +2 2 £41,250 +117.10%
Stafford -5 2 £40,000 -
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 19 December 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 29 (35.37%) SQL
2 26 (31.71%) Selenium
3 25 (30.49%) C#
4 22 (26.83%) .NET
5 20 (24.39%) HTML
5 20 (24.39%) Linux
6 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 18 (21.95%) E-Commerce
6 18 (21.95%) Software Engineering
7 17 (20.73%) CSS
7 17 (20.73%) WebDriver
8 16 (19.51%) Low Latency
8 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
9 15 (18.29%) Middleware
9 15 (18.29%) Erlang
10 14 (17.07%) F#
10 14 (17.07%) Scala
10 14 (17.07%) Functional Programming
10 14 (17.07%) Software Testing
11 13 (15.85%) Test Scripting
11 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
12 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
12 12 (14.63%) XML
12 12 (14.63%) Mathematics
12 12 (14.63%) Open Source
13 11 (13.41%) Clojure
13 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
13 11 (13.41%) Internet
13 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
13 11 (13.41%) Multithreading

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (1.22%) Apache
1 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.22%) SAS
1 1 (1.22%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
1 11 (13.41%) Internet
2 4 (4.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.66%) MySQL
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.66%) MS Access
5 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.22%) BODI
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.22%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 26 (31.71%) Selenium
2 17 (20.73%) WebDriver
3 5 (6.10%) JIRA
4 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.66%) Subversion
6 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.44%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.22%) Xcode
7 1 (1.22%) Maven
7 1 (1.22%) Ant
7 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.22%) Hudson
7 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Advertising
2 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Developer
2 17 (20.73%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Test Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Systems Developer
6 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Tester
6 5 (6.10%) Automation Tester
7 4 (4.88%) Junior
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Programmer
8 3 (3.66%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.66%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (3.66%) Software Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Graduate
8 3 (3.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.83%) .NET
2 20 (24.39%) HTML
3 17 (20.73%) CSS
4 15 (18.29%) Middleware
5 12 (14.63%) XML
6 10 (12.20%) Ajax
6 10 (12.20%) J2EE
7 9 (10.98%) JSP
8 7 (8.54%) SOAP
8 7 (8.54%) jQuery
9 6 (7.32%) JSF
10 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.44%) Spring
12 2 (2.44%) JSON
12 2 (2.44%) JDBC
12 2 (2.44%) Servlets
12 2 (2.44%) Sass
12 2 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Mathematics
1 12 (14.63%) Open Source
2 8 (9.76%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.10%) Blog
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
5 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) UNIX
3 7 (8.54%) Windows
4 4 (4.88%) Android
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) E-Commerce
1 18 (21.95%) Software Engineering
2 16 (19.51%) Low Latency
3 14 (17.07%) Functional Programming
3 14 (17.07%) Software Testing
4 13 (15.85%) Test Scripting
5 11 (13.41%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.98%) Web Development
7 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.88%) OO
8 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.88%) Android Development
8 4 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.66%) Automation Testing
9 3 (3.66%) Analytics
10 2 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.44%) Time Management
10 2 (2.44%) Complex Event Processing
10 2 (2.44%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) SQL
2 25 (30.49%) C#
3 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.29%) Erlang
5 14 (17.07%) F#
5 14 (17.07%) Scala
6 11 (13.41%) Clojure
7 10 (12.20%) VBA
8 9 (10.98%) C++
9 7 (8.54%) Haskell
10 6 (7.32%) PHP
11 5 (6.10%) VB
11 5 (6.10%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.44%) COBOL
13 2 (2.44%) VB6
13 2 (2.44%) C
14 1 (1.22%) Fortran
14 1 (1.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) PhD
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) CA
3 4 (4.88%) Nimsoft
4 2 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Zend
5 1 (1.22%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.22%) Informatica
5 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.22%) Cognos
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
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