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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.70% 4.71% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Walsall region.

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 58.11% 51.76% 73.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 47
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £35,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) People Management
1 2 (33.33%) Pega
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) BEA
2 1 (16.67%) Vitria
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Dojo
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) BEA
2 1 (16.67%) Vitria