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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 50 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.80% 5.37% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.30% 9.66% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 30
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £28,400 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
528 352 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.74% 55.61% 60.52%
Number of salaries quoted 420 288 257
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +8 13 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Burton-upon-Trent -12 6 £42,500 +30.76%
Stafford -7 2 £46,250 +48.00% 2
Lichfield - 1 £47,500 - 1
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 23 (45.10%) C#
2 22 (43.14%) .NET
3 20 (39.22%) HTML
4 18 (35.29%) SQL
5 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
5 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
5 16 (31.37%) Degree
6 15 (29.41%) PHP
7 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
7 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (21.57%) C++
9 10 (19.61%) SOAP
9 10 (19.61%) Selenium
10 9 (17.65%) Web Development
10 9 (17.65%) CSS
10 9 (17.65%) Linux
10 9 (17.65%) J2EE
11 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
11 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
11 8 (15.69%) jQuery
11 8 (15.69%) Erlang
11 8 (15.69%) F#
11 8 (15.69%) Scala
11 8 (15.69%) Functional Programming
12 7 (13.73%) Low Latency
12 7 (13.73%) WebDriver
12 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.73%) Middleware
12 7 (13.73%) MVC
12 7 (13.73%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (1.96%) Apache
1 1 (1.96%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.96%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Selenium
2 7 (13.73%) WebDriver
3 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) JIRA
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Moq
6 1 (1.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.96%) Phing
6 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.96%) Ant
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Automotive
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Tester
3 7 (13.73%) Junior
4 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Graduate
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Trainee Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Trainee Tester
7 3 (5.88%) Trainee
7 3 (5.88%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) HTML
3 10 (19.61%) SOAP
4 9 (17.65%) J2EE
4 9 (17.65%) CSS
5 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
5 8 (15.69%) jQuery
6 7 (13.73%) JSP
6 7 (13.73%) XML
6 7 (13.73%) Middleware
7 6 (11.76%) JSF
7 6 (11.76%) HTML5
8 5 (9.80%) REST
8 5 (9.80%) CSS3
9 4 (7.84%) Symfony
9 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.84%) Dojo
10 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.92%) Web Services
10 2 (3.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.84%) Open Source
3 4 (7.84%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) SCADA
4 1 (1.96%) Arduino
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Blog
4 1 (1.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) Web Development
4 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.69%) Functional Programming
5 7 (13.73%) Low Latency
5 7 (13.73%) OOP
5 7 (13.73%) MVC
6 6 (11.76%) OO
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
7 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
7 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Scrum
10 2 (3.92%) Information Security
10 2 (3.92%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) C#
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) PHP
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 11 (21.57%) C++
6 8 (15.69%) Erlang
6 8 (15.69%) F#
6 8 (15.69%) Scala
7 6 (11.76%) VB
8 5 (9.80%) VB6
8 5 (9.80%) Clojure
9 4 (7.84%) Haskell
10 3 (5.88%) C
10 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.92%) VBA
12 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.96%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) Zend
4 1 (1.96%) Atmel
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Existent Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Culina Logistics
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Stafford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago