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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 25 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 41 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.65% 4.58% 3.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.39% 7.22% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 20
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
331 360 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.75% 63.38% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 304 308 264
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 +18 20 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Stafford +5 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Burton-upon-Trent +3 2 £41,250 +117.10%
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 30 January 2015, 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 30 (34.88%) SQL
2 28 (32.56%) Selenium
3 25 (29.07%) C#
4 22 (25.58%) .NET
5 21 (24.42%) HTML
6 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
6 18 (20.93%) CSS
6 18 (20.93%) Linux
7 17 (19.77%) E-Commerce
7 17 (19.77%) WebDriver
8 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
9 15 (17.44%) Low Latency
9 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
10 14 (16.28%) Software Testing
11 13 (15.12%) Erlang
11 13 (15.12%) Test Scripting
11 13 (15.12%) Open Source
11 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
11 13 (15.12%) Middleware
12 12 (13.95%) Scala
12 12 (13.95%) F#
12 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
12 12 (13.95%) Functional Programming
12 12 (13.95%) Ajax
13 11 (12.79%) XML
13 11 (12.79%) VBA
14 10 (11.63%) UNIX
14 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
14 10 (11.63%) Mathematics
14 10 (11.63%) Clojure

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (1.16%) Liferay
1 1 (1.16%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.16%) Apache
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
1 9 (10.47%) Internet
2 4 (4.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.81%) MS Access
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.49%) MySQL
6 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.16%) BODI
7 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.16%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.16%) DataStage
7 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) Selenium
2 17 (19.77%) WebDriver
3 5 (5.81%) JIRA
4 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.49%) Subversion
6 2 (2.33%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.16%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.16%) Hudson
7 1 (1.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.16%) Maven
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.16%) Ant
7 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 5 (5.81%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Automotive
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (40.70%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Automation Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Test Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Automation Tester
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Developer
7 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Tester
8 4 (4.65%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Programmer
8 4 (4.65%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.49%) .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Graduate
9 3 (3.49%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) .NET
2 21 (24.42%) HTML
3 18 (20.93%) CSS
4 13 (15.12%) Middleware
5 12 (13.95%) Ajax
6 11 (12.79%) XML
7 9 (10.47%) J2EE
8 8 (9.30%) JSP
8 8 (9.30%) jQuery
9 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
9 6 (6.98%) SOAP
10 5 (5.81%) JSF
11 4 (4.65%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.33%) Servlets
12 2 (2.33%) JDBC
12 2 (2.33%) Spring
12 2 (2.33%) JSON
12 2 (2.33%) Sass
12 2 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Open Source
2 10 (11.63%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.81%) Blog
5 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.16%) User Experience
7 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.16%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.93%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) UNIX
3 8 (9.30%) Windows
4 4 (4.65%) Android
5 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) E-Commerce
2 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
3 15 (17.44%) Low Latency
4 14 (16.28%) Software Testing
5 13 (15.12%) Test Scripting
6 12 (13.95%) Functional Programming
7 9 (10.47%) Multithreading
7 9 (10.47%) Web Development
8 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.65%) Android Development
10 3 (3.49%) Analytics
10 3 (3.49%) Automation Testing
10 3 (3.49%) OO
10 3 (3.49%) MVC
10 3 (3.49%) Web Design
11 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.33%) Content Management
11 2 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (2.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) SQL
2 25 (29.07%) C#
3 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.12%) Erlang
5 12 (13.95%) Scala
5 12 (13.95%) F#
6 11 (12.79%) VBA
7 10 (11.63%) Clojure
8 9 (10.47%) C++
9 8 (9.30%) PHP
10 7 (8.14%) Haskell
11 5 (5.81%) VB
11 5 (5.81%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.49%) C
12 3 (3.49%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.33%) VB6
13 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
13 2 (2.33%) COBOL
14 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.16%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle
3 4 (4.65%) CA
3 4 (4.65%) Nimsoft
4 2 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.16%) Zend
5 1 (1.16%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) Informatica
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos
5 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Ab Initio
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