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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.17% 2.53% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 5.13% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £61,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
14 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 22.22% 49.37% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 51
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Dojo
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Pega
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Dojo
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) People Management
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Pega