The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 46 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 25 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.24% 5.53% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 10.99% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 19
Average salary £35,000 £19,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.21% -53.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £32,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 282 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.88% 50.27% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 338 250 276
Average salary £36,000 £34,275 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.03% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
West Midlands

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent +3 13 £20,000 -23.07% 1
Stafford -9 3 £37,500 +134.37% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -11 3 £32,500 +1.56% 3
Lichfield - 1 £40,000 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (49.02%) HTML
1 25 (49.02%) Degree
2 23 (45.10%) .NET
3 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 21 (41.18%) SOAP
4 19 (37.25%) C#
4 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (35.29%) jQuery
5 18 (35.29%) PHP
6 17 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 16 (31.37%) C++
7 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
8 13 (25.49%) J2EE
8 13 (25.49%) OOP
8 13 (25.49%) TDD
8 13 (25.49%) Automated Testing
8 13 (25.49%) TeamCity
8 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
8 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (25.49%) Symfony
8 13 (25.49%) REST
9 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
10 10 (19.61%) XML
11 9 (17.65%) JSP
11 9 (17.65%) Intranet
11 9 (17.65%) Internet
12 8 (15.69%) ITIL
12 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (15.69%) JSF
13 7 (13.73%) XPages

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (13.73%) IBM Notes
1 7 (13.73%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Intranet
1 9 (17.65%) Internet
2 7 (13.73%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) TeamCity
1 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.92%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (5.88%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Graduate Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Graduate
3 13 (25.49%) Junior
3 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Junior Developer
3 13 (25.49%) PHP Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Junior PHP Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Graduate PHP Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Lotus Notes Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (49.02%) HTML
2 23 (45.10%) .NET
3 21 (41.18%) SOAP
4 18 (35.29%) jQuery
5 17 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 13 (25.49%) J2EE
6 13 (25.49%) Symfony
6 13 (25.49%) REST
7 10 (19.61%) XML
8 9 (17.65%) JSP
9 8 (15.69%) JSF
10 7 (13.73%) XPages
10 7 (13.73%) ODBC
11 5 (9.80%) Spring
11 5 (9.80%) Web Services
11 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
11 5 (9.80%) CSS
12 4 (7.84%) Middleware
13 3 (5.88%) RESTful
14 2 (3.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Arduino
3 1 (1.96%) SCADA
3 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.96%) Physics
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) OOP
2 13 (25.49%) TDD
2 13 (25.49%) Automated Testing
2 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
4 7 (13.73%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) MVC
5 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) OO
6 2 (3.92%) Web Development
6 2 (3.92%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.96%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.96%) Information Management
7 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) C#
3 18 (35.29%) PHP
4 16 (31.37%) C++
5 7 (13.73%) LotusScript
5 7 (13.73%) Formula Language
6 6 (11.76%) SQL
7 5 (9.80%) C
8 4 (7.84%) VB
8 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.84%) VB6
9 3 (5.88%) Erlang
10 2 (3.92%) VBScript
10 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Lotus
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) Atmel
4 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Experis IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Tile Mountain
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago