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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 66 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing Java 16 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.22% 6.18% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 10.02% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 11
Average salary £24,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.37% +6.66%
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
526 409 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.85% 61.69% 59.24%
Number of salaries quoted 424 361 261
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -13 10 £23,500 -41.25% 4
Stafford -10 3 £29,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent -12 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (62.50%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) C#
3 22 (55.00%) Degree
4 20 (50.00%) PHP
5 17 (42.50%) HTML
6 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (32.50%) SOAP
8 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (30.00%) C++
8 12 (30.00%) SQL
9 11 (27.50%) OOP
9 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
9 11 (27.50%) jQuery
10 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (25.00%) TDD
10 10 (25.00%) REST
11 9 (22.50%) Web Development
11 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (20.00%) TeamCity
12 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (20.00%) Symfony
12 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
13 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
13 7 (17.50%) CSS
13 7 (17.50%) J2EE
14 6 (15.00%) VB
14 6 (15.00%) VB6
15 5 (12.50%) JSF

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.50%) ColdFusion
1 1 (2.50%) SAS
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.50%) Phing
3 1 (2.50%) Moq
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) Automotive
1 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Junior
3 10 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Graduate
4 8 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 8 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Programmer
8 3 (7.50%) Trainee Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Trainee Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Trainee
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) HTML
3 13 (32.50%) SOAP
4 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 10 (25.00%) REST
6 8 (20.00%) Symfony
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
7 7 (17.50%) CSS
7 7 (17.50%) J2EE
8 5 (12.50%) JSF
8 5 (12.50%) JSP
8 5 (12.50%) XML
9 4 (10.00%) Dojo
9 4 (10.00%) HTML5
9 4 (10.00%) CSS3
10 3 (7.50%) Middleware
11 2 (5.00%) WinForms
11 2 (5.00%) WCF
11 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Arduino
3 1 (2.50%) SCADA
3 1 (2.50%) Physics
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
1 2 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) OOP
2 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 10 (25.00%) TDD
4 9 (22.50%) Web Development
4 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Scrum
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) ITIL
8 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.50%) OO
9 2 (5.00%) Information Security
9 2 (5.00%) SOA
9 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
9 2 (5.00%) Security Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) C#
2 20 (50.00%) PHP
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) C++
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) VB
4 6 (15.00%) VB6
5 3 (7.50%) Erlang
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) F#
6 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) Clojure
7 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Atmel
2 1 (2.50%) Apple
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago