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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 39 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.94% 3.34% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.73% 4.74% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 26
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +77.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,600 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £43,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,650 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +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
375 380 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 63.88% 70.50% 51.19%
Number of salaries quoted 339 300 236
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +11 14 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Stafford +3 5 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Uttoxeter - 2 £19,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £40,000 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 38 (45.24%) SQL
2 33 (39.29%) C#
2 33 (39.29%) .NET
3 20 (23.81%) HTML
3 20 (23.81%) Selenium
4 17 (20.24%) C++
5 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 16 (19.05%) CSS
6 15 (17.86%) Linux
7 14 (16.67%) Oracle
7 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
8 13 (15.48%) PHP
8 13 (15.48%) Low Latency
9 12 (14.29%) VBA
9 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 12 (14.29%) Middleware
9 12 (14.29%) Ajax
9 12 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 11 (13.10%) Erlang
10 11 (13.10%) WebDriver
11 10 (11.90%) Mathematics
11 10 (11.90%) Scala
11 10 (11.90%) Open Source
11 10 (11.90%) NoSQL
11 10 (11.90%) Functional Programming
12 9 (10.71%) XML
12 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
12 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.71%) Internet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (4.76%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
2 1 (1.19%) JBoss
2 1 (1.19%) Apache
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
1 9 (10.71%) Internet
2 4 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.95%) MS Access
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.38%) Riak
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.19%) BODI
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.19%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Selenium
2 11 (13.10%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.38%) Hudson
4 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.38%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.38%) Subversion
4 2 (2.38%) Maven
5 1 (1.19%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.19%) Xcode
5 1 (1.19%) Ant
5 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.19%) AccuRev
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Automotive
2 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.19%) Advertising
2 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (35.71%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Test Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Programmer
7 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Junior
7 5 (5.95%) Graduate
7 5 (5.95%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.76%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Application Security Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
9 3 (3.57%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.29%) .NET
2 20 (23.81%) HTML
3 16 (19.05%) CSS
4 12 (14.29%) Middleware
4 12 (14.29%) Ajax
5 9 (10.71%) XML
6 8 (9.52%) jQuery
7 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.95%) JSP
8 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.76%) Servlets
9 4 (4.76%) JDBC
9 4 (4.76%) J2EE
9 4 (4.76%) Sass
9 4 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (4.76%) Apache Flex
10 2 (2.38%) MXML
10 2 (2.38%) JSON
10 2 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Mathematics
1 10 (11.90%) Open Source
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.95%) Blog
3 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Linux
2 8 (9.52%) UNIX
3 7 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (4.76%) Android
5 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (15.48%) Low Latency
3 12 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 10 (11.90%) Functional Programming
5 9 (10.71%) Multithreading
5 9 (10.71%) Web Development
5 9 (10.71%) Test Scripting
6 5 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.95%) Analytics
7 4 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 4 (4.76%) Time Management
7 4 (4.76%) Android Development
7 4 (4.76%) Content Management
7 4 (4.76%) Information Security
7 4 (4.76%) Project Management
7 4 (4.76%) Security Testing
7 4 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) SQL
2 33 (39.29%) C#
3 17 (20.24%) C++
4 13 (15.48%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.48%) PHP
5 12 (14.29%) VBA
6 11 (13.10%) Erlang
7 10 (11.90%) Scala
8 9 (10.71%) Objective-C
9 8 (9.52%) VB
10 7 (8.33%) F#
10 7 (8.33%) Haskell
10 7 (8.33%) Clojure
11 6 (7.14%) VB6
11 6 (7.14%) VB.NET
11 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
11 6 (7.14%) C
12 5 (5.95%) VBScript
13 4 (4.76%) COBOL
14 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) PhD
3 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) Google
3 4 (4.76%) Nimsoft
3 4 (4.76%) CA
4 3 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (1.19%) Informatica
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.19%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.19%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Cognos
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago