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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 52 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 27 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.73% 4.93% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.25% 8.86% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 26
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 £30,000 £30,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
514 350 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 71.09% 55.64% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 410 289 247
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -16.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 18 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 18 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 14 £35,250 +0.71% 4
Burton-upon-Trent -13 6 £42,500 +30.76%
Stafford -3 2 £46,250 +56.77% 2
Lichfield - 1 £47,500 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 25 (49.02%) C#
2 24 (47.06%) .NET
3 20 (39.22%) HTML
4 18 (35.29%) SQL
4 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 18 (35.29%) Degree
5 17 (33.33%) PHP
6 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
7 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
8 13 (25.49%) C++
9 12 (23.53%) SOAP
10 10 (19.61%) jQuery
11 9 (17.65%) Web Development
11 9 (17.65%) CSS
11 9 (17.65%) Linux
11 9 (17.65%) OOP
11 9 (17.65%) J2EE
12 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
12 8 (15.69%) Selenium
12 8 (15.69%) Erlang
12 8 (15.69%) F#
12 8 (15.69%) Scala
12 8 (15.69%) Functional Programming
13 7 (13.73%) REST
13 7 (13.73%) Low Latency
13 7 (13.73%) TDD
13 7 (13.73%) XML
13 7 (13.73%) JSP
13 7 (13.73%) Middleware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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%) Liferay
1 1 (1.96%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
1 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Selenium
2 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
3 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
4 4 (7.84%) JIRA
5 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.96%) Phing
7 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.96%) Moq
7 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Automotive
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Junior
3 7 (13.73%) Junior Developer
3 7 (13.73%) PHP Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Tester
4 6 (11.76%) Graduate
4 6 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Junior PHP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) Trainee Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Trainee Tester
7 3 (5.88%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (47.06%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) SOAP
4 10 (19.61%) jQuery
5 9 (17.65%) CSS
5 9 (17.65%) J2EE
6 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
7 7 (13.73%) REST
7 7 (13.73%) XML
7 7 (13.73%) JSP
7 7 (13.73%) Middleware
8 6 (11.76%) JSF
8 6 (11.76%) Symfony
8 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.76%) HTML5
9 5 (9.80%) CSS3
10 4 (7.84%) Dojo
11 2 (3.92%) Web Services
11 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 4 (7.84%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Arduino
4 1 (1.96%) Blog
4 1 (1.96%) SCADA
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%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
2 9 (17.65%) Web Development
2 9 (17.65%) OOP
3 8 (15.69%) Functional Programming
4 7 (13.73%) Low Latency
4 7 (13.73%) TDD
4 7 (13.73%) MVC
5 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.76%) OO
5 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (3.92%) SOA
8 2 (3.92%) Pair Programming
8 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) C#
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) PHP
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 13 (25.49%) 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%) Clojure
8 5 (9.80%) VB6
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%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) 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%) Atmel
4 1 (1.96%) Zend
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 8 days ago
Stafford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & expenses
Posted: 23 days ago