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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 29 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 20.86% 4.17% 5.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.03% 9.09% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 2
Average salary £80,000 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.49% +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
69 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 49.64% 45.83% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 25 31
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £43,600 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Walsall

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 34 (91.89%) J2EE
1 34 (91.89%) OO
2 33 (89.19%) XML
2 33 (89.19%) Pega
3 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
4 28 (75.68%) Ajax
4 28 (75.68%) Decision Table
4 28 (75.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 5 (13.51%) DB2
6 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
6 5 (13.51%) EJB
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle
6 5 (13.51%) JSP
6 5 (13.51%) Servlets
6 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
6 5 (13.51%) N-Tier
6 5 (13.51%) Degree
6 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (5.41%) Retail
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.70%) Business Development
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.70%) Ext JS
8 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.70%) MDX

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (13.51%) Architect
2 3 (8.11%) Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) Head of Digital
4 1 (2.70%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) J2EE
2 33 (89.19%) XML
3 28 (75.68%) Ajax
4 5 (13.51%) EJB
4 5 (13.51%) JSP
4 5 (13.51%) Servlets
5 1 (2.70%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) CSS3
5 1 (2.70%) Dojo
5 1 (2.70%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.70%) MDX
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
1 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (13.51%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) OO
2 28 (75.68%) Decision Table
2 28 (75.68%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
3 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.70%) Business Development
4 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.70%) Coaching
4 1 (2.70%) Data Management
4 1 (2.70%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (2.70%) Master Data Management
4 1 (2.70%) OOP
4 1 (2.70%) SDLC
4 1 (2.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) C++
3 1 (2.70%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Pega
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle