The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 21 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.70% 6.82% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.82% 16.22% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Walsall region.

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 39.64% 42.05% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 40
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,850 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,150 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Java
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Walsall region.

Java Salary Trend in Walsall

Java
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Walsall

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) BEA
1 1 (25.00%) Vitria
1 1 (25.00%) Pega
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Servlets
1 1 (25.00%) Struts
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Mule
1 1 (25.00%) Sonic ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Servlets
1 1 (25.00%) Struts
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Sybase
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) BEA
1 1 (25.00%) Vitria
1 1 (25.00%) Pega