The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.76% 2.86% 5.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.43% 5.00% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Median salary £80,000 £55,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
46 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 38.66% 57.14% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 43
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Walsall

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for Java.

1 39 (97.50%) J2EE
1 39 (97.50%) OO
2 38 (95.00%) Pega
2 38 (95.00%) XML
3 30 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 30 (75.00%) Ajax
3 30 (75.00%) Decision Table
3 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 8 (20.00%) DB2
5 8 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 8 (20.00%) EJB
5 8 (20.00%) JSP
5 8 (20.00%) Servlets
5 8 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 8 (20.00%) N-Tier
5 8 (20.00%) Oracle
5 8 (20.00%) Degree
5 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Retail
6 1 (2.50%) Data Management
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.50%) Web Services
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) .NET
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) Data Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (2.50%) Consultant
3 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) J2EE
2 38 (95.00%) XML
3 30 (75.00%) Ajax
4 8 (20.00%) EJB
4 8 (20.00%) JSP
4 8 (20.00%) Servlets
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) MDX
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) OO
2 30 (75.00%) Decision Table
2 30 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.50%) Data Management
4 1 (2.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (2.50%) SDLC
4 1 (2.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Pega
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle